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2 hrs ago | EDGE

Trans Lobby Day to Bring Awareness to Capitol Hill

Transgender Lobby Day is July 14-15. It's an opportunity for transgender people and advocates from across the country to educate their members of Congress and lobby for the Employment Non-Discrimination Act passage in the U.S. House of Representatives.

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5 hrs ago | US News & World Report

Ben & Jerry's Co-Founder Would Rather Fight GMO Battle in the States

Ben & Jerry's co-founder Jerry Greenfield spoke on Capitol Hill Thursday about the importance of GMO labeling for food products.

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9 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

House, Senate committees advance highway aid plans

This April 9, 2014 file photo shows House Ways and Means Committee Chairman Rep. Dave Camp, R-Mich.

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9 hrs ago | WMAL-AM Washington

No Charges for Officers In Capitol Shooting

Officers who fatally shot an unarmed Connecticut woman after a high-speed car chase from the White House to the Capitol last fall will not face criminal charges, the Justice Department announced Thursday.

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9 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

After woman shot 5 times, no charges

Officers who fatally shot an unarmed Connecticut woman after a high-speed car chase from the White House to the Capitol last fall will not face criminal charges, the Justice Department said Thursday.

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13 hrs ago | The Washington Post

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A crew of state lawmakers from across the nation is spending Thursday in Washington to ask Congress to do something.

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18 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

Sinkhole closes 2 NB lanes of 14th St through Thursday rush hour

The center northbound lane for 14th Street between Constitution Ave. and Penn Ave., NW is closed due to a sink hole.

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19 hrs ago | The Washington Post

In the Loop: Putin brings politicians together

On Capitol Hill, Victoria Nuland, assistant secretary of state for European and Eurasian affairs, articulated the administration's A go-slow approach to sanctions on Russia.

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23 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

Lois Lerner Did Print Out 'Some' Emails, After All

Disgraced ex-IRS official Lois Lerner actually printed out some of her missing emails, according to a statement by her attorney.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

City Paper

Just Shoot Us: The District's new film office boss, Pierre Bagley,...

He was six weeks into his tenure as director of the District's Office of Motion Picture and Television Development.

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WTOP-FM Washington

Israel steps up offensive as diplomacy kicks off

With rockets raining deep inside Israel, the military pummeled Palestinian targets Wednesday across the Gaza Strip and threatened a broad ground offensive, while the first diplomatic efforts to end two days of heavy fighting got underway.

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The Washington Post

Local Digest: Man charged in co-worker's death; pool chemicals sicken campers

A man who was arrested after a fatal fight Sunday in Northeast Washington is accused of stabbing his co-worker six times with a pocketknife after an argument at a construction site, according to court documents.

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National Journal

No Criminal Charges in Death of Mom Shot by Capitol Cops

A view of the scene, with a U.S. Capitol Police car and a black Infiniti after the shooting on Capitol Hill, Oct. 3, 2013.

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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Sen. McCaskill releases campus sex assault survey results

Senator Claire McCaskill spoke out on a nationwide survey regarding the handling of sexual assaults on college campuses.

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Time

Washington, D.C.: What to See and What to Skip

Everyone knows the basics when it comes to visiting the nation's capital-see the White House, the Capitol, Supreme Court, the monuments-but the locals know there's a lot more that is worth checking out.

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River Front Times

America's Worst Politicians: From Capitol Hill to the boonies of...

King George III was "a Tyrant... unfit to be the ruler of a free people," Thomas Jefferson wrote in the Declaration of Independence exactly 238 years ago this month.

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Patch.com

Organic Dog Store Wylie Wagg Coming to Woodley Park

Wylie Wagg is bringing its popular organic pet products to a new Woodley Park location that will be its first Washington, D.C. store, according to George Galloway, managing principal of Next Realty Mid-Atlantic, LLC, the store's exclusive broker.

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CNN

Opinion: What's behind Boehner's nutty lawsuit threat

John Boehner has been the speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives since 2011, making him second in line for the presidency, behind the vice president.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

GM's Barra to testify to Senate again on recall scandal

General Motors chief executive Mary Barra will return to the Senate next week for a grilling over the automaker's deadly delayed recall of cars with faulty ignition switches.

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Switched

Elizabeth Warren's Question Of Trust Stumps Wall Street Exec

It seems like a simple question. With only 15 percent of Americans trusting the stock market and a declining percentage who invest in it, what can market bosses do to restore the people's faith? That's what Sen. Elizabeth Warren wanted to know in a Senate Banking Committee hearing on Tuesday.

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