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D.C.'s Top Google Searches for 2013 Are So D.C.
If you were to describe Washingtonians, how would you do it? Job-focused? News-conscious? Always searching for the latest food trend? Trying to find ways to escape? Attempting to keep up with pop culture? Google's annual top search results for Washington fit that description perfectly, and hilariously separate the District from the rest of the ... (more)
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Picnic fee increase proposed in District of Columbia
Fee increases for picnic reservations in national parks in the District of Columbia are being considered.
5 surprises at the new big city Walmart in Washington, D.C.
I like to think I've been in more Walmart stores in more places than anyone who doesn't work for Walmart, or one of its suppliers.
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D.C. Animal Watch
These cases were handled by the Washington Humane Society, which operates its shelter at 7319 Georgia Ave. NW, and the District's, at 1201 New York Ave. NE.
Endangered Crustacean CouldDelay Metro Plans in Maryland
The discovery of the tiny HayA s Spring amphipod, a federally protected endangered species, in the waters of Rock Creek Park could delay plans for the Purple Line train to be added to the D.C. Metro rail system.
Rare species could delay Md.'s Purple Line light-rail
A shrimp-like creature taking up residence in Rock Creek Park is giving proposed plans for Maryland's Purple Line light-rail a run for its money.
Whiting: A Washington family's life on JFK's death
WASHINGTON, D.C. As my mother drove through Rock Creek Park with the radio off and the top down on the family convertible, she glanced up at bare tree branches framing alabaster clouds.