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19 hrs ago | Time
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)
23 hrs ago | Jewish World Review
One thing an old Ivy League revolutionary can't stand is people noticing that he represents the Establishment.
Yesterday | Examiner.com
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)
Yesterday | The Washington Post
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.
As Suong Nguyen talked about the difficulty of keeping her restaurant clean and dry, a large wet ceiling tile crashed down on a table next to her.
Attorney General Eric Holder shakes hands with Bri Ehsan, right, following his meeting with students at St. Louis Community College Florissant Valley, Aug. 20, 2014, in Ferguson, Missouri.
Beautiful music can be made almost anywhere, even in a back alley hole in the wall joint in the heart of Washington DC.
Mr. Smith's -- "the friendliest saloon in town" at 3104 M St., NW, since 1965 -- will close within weeks, probably by Sept.
That great hole-in-the-wall frequented by locals, the independent boutique with perfect souvenirs, the breathtaking view you find after getting lost -- these are the sorts of memories that punctuate a good trip.
While much of official Washington has left town for summer vacation, the fate of one of the country's most cherished institutions - the Corcoran Gallery of Art - is being determined in D.C. Superior Court .
Takoma Park was the lone city in Maryland chosen as a quarterfinalist in a $5 million energy-saving competition run by Georgetown University.
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