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Washington, DC, Washington DC is located in District of Columbia County. Zip codes in Washington, DC include 20409, 20350, and 20578. The median home price in Washington, DC is $450,000 which is roughly $428/per square foot. More Washington, DC information.

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2 hrs ago | 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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3 hrs ago | 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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6 hrs ago | 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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9 hrs ago | 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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12 hrs ago | 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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14 hrs ago | 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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15 hrs ago | 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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17 hrs ago | 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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19 hrs ago | 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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The Washington Post

Celebrate Bastille Day with mimes and racing maids

Washingtonians love Bastille Day, and there's even more reason to celebrate this year: July 14 falls on a Monday, so the races, garden parties and happy hours are spread over four days instead of one.

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Foreign Policy

Stay Home and Stay Out of This Fight

I don't know whether the lights are burning late at Foggy Bottom or not. I suspect they are as my former colleagues there try to figure out what -- if anything -- the United States should do about the recent surge of terror and violence in the not-so Holy Land.

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I did not know that, Whynot. Still, the bins should be marked honestly for what they are.

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WUSA-TV Washington

Person of interested sought in NW armed robbery

The Metropolitan Police Department is looking for a suspect in connection with an armed robbery that happened Monday morning in the 1400 block of Rhode Island Avenue, NW.

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Washington Times

Federal judge angered by Hobby Lobby decision tells Supreme Court to 'stfu'

Judge Richard Kopf may sit in a federal court in Nebraska, but his message to the Supreme Court still rang loud and clear in Washington, D.C., telling justices who ruled in favor of Hobby Lobby to simply "stfu."

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The Daily Caller

Store Ignores Obvious Signs, Goes Overboard With Its Anti-Gun Policy

A furniture store in Takoma Park, Maryland that calls itself a "Weapons Free Environment" took its policy a bit too far on Independence Day.

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The Washington Post

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Crumbs Bakeshop managing partner, Harley Bauer, carries of tray of cupcakes during the store's grand opening in Beverly Hills, Calif., on Sept.

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Ledger-Enquirer.com

Border money request will precede policy proposals

That decision comes after immigration advocates objected strongly to administration proposals to speed thousands of unaccompanied minors back home to El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala, where many face gang violence.

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The Washington Post

Why cars remain so appealing even in cities with decent public transit

I keep stumbling across a great transportation visualization project from the Social Computing Group at the MIT Media Lab, most recently in this Washington City Paper post .

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