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After weeks of national angst generated when a white police officer shot an unarmed black man on the streets of Ferguson, Mo., perhaps it is time we have an honest discussion about race in America.
The Securities and Exchange Commission's rules impose disclosure and due diligence requirements on publicly-traded companies that manufacture products containing certain minerals designated as "conflict minerals."
Returning college students from across the city are struggling to get thousands of dollars of stuff back from a troubled Missing Treasures: Students Want Stuff Back WASHINGTON, DC -- Returning college students from across the city are struggling to get thousands of dollars of stuff back from a troubled Check out this story on WUSA9.com: ... (more)
For those who prefer "living in the kitchen," one local D.C. firm is a standout source of custom-crafted inspiration and envy-invoking dream home fulfillment.
This South Carolina Gamecock roosted atop Stone Mountain of Georgia prefers to commemorate American triumphs rather than the calamities that preceded them on September 11, 2001, December 7, 1941 or the burning of Washington by the British on August 24, 1814.
Tricia McPhail, Lucy Peters and Lorna McPhail at the ellipse. The McPhails were visiting D.C. from Texas.
Look around Washington D.C. this summer and you'll find parades, speeches and shows to mark the 150th anniversary of the Civil War and the 100th anniversary of World War I. Heck, there are even exhibits honoring the 25th anniversary of Prague's Velvet Revolution and the fact the 50 years ago the Beatles first invaded America, to much teenage ... (more)
One thing an old Ivy League revolutionary can't stand is people noticing that he represents the Establishment.
Attorney General Eric Holder meets with Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson during his visit to Ferguson, Missouri, Aug. 20, 2014; Holder's visit helped calm the unrest that started when Michael Brown was shot on Aug. 9 Attorney General Eric Holder meets with Missouri Highway Patrol Captain Ron Johnson during his visit to Ferguson, ... (more)
The Brits burned Washington on Aug. 24, 1814. The one good thing about that: The 200th anniversary falls on a Sunday, perfect timing for Congressional Cemetery to hold its Flee the British 5K .
Dale Weiler of Tryon, N.C., made a special delivery to Brookgreen Gardens last week.
Will the luxury mega-development on the Southwest waterfront unmoor the low-key way of life on DC's houseboats? These photos offer a look inside one of the largest "live-aboard" communities on the Eastern seaboard, just as the cranes rise.
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