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2 hrs ago | Breitbart.com
Delegate Eleanor Holmes Norton took a contradictory tack to her Democratic colleagues multiple claims that House Speaker John Boehner's lawsuit against President Barack Obama is a "march toward impeachment."
6 hrs ago | The Daily Caller
Public school students in the District of Columbia improved their proficiency rates by just 1.4 percentage points in math and less than one point in reading, District leaders announced yesterday.
10 hrs ago | Townhall
David Christensen, the Vice President of Governmental Affairs for the Family Research Council, sent an urgent email to supporters Thursday morning asking them to call their legislators to co-sponsor the Child Welfare Provider Inclusion Act of 2014.
14 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The fate of the McMillan Sand Filtration Plant has been the subject of heated controversy ever since the federal government closed the water purification facility in 1986 and sold the 25-acre site to the District of Columbia.
District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray will help unveil a new mural at a city aquatic facility near Eastern Market.
A popular health care program that serves more than 130,000 military family members and retirees is redundant and should be eliminated, the Government Accountability Office says.
Court documents show the only son of former District of Columbia mayor Marion Barry has been jailed after he was caught driving on a revoked license.
Dozens of Washington, D.C. charter schools are launching a lawsuit against the District and Mayor Vincent Gray, claiming they have been systematically shortchanged in funding by a hostile city administration.
The Democratic mayoral nominee in the nation's capital is turning 42, and a who's who of local politics is helping her celebrate.
A man has been charged with stabbing a transgender girl on a Metro train. Metro Transit police say 24-year-old Reginald Klaiber has been charged with stabbing a 15-year-old on a southbound Green Line train as it approached the Fort Totten station at around 4:30 Wednesday afternoon in the District of Columbia.
A hundred years ago Wednesday, Austrian warships bombarded Belgrade. It was day three of what would be known as The Great War, The World War, and eventually World War I. It was supposed to be "the war to end all wars."
The global body that regulates Web addresses has moved to block an effort by U.S. terrorism victims to collect on civil damages by seizing country-specific IP addresses for Iran, Syria and North Korea.
Federal investigators are looking for fraud in a program meant to bring local contractors into major construction projects in DC.
Summer has long been the season of vacations, beach outings and BBQs, and that means documenting every possible moment on camera.
Attorney General Patrick Morrisey has announced that the State of West Virginia filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia challenging President Barack Obama's practice of cherry-picking which laws his Administration will enforce.
A surge in the number of Americans with permits to carry concealed weapons coincides with a significant drop in violent crime in the U.S. .
Updated: Fri Aug 01, 2014 08:14 pm
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