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13 min ago | Patch.com
DC government officials have activated the city's heat emergency plan, according to an alert issued Tuesday morning at 11:13 a.m. The National Weather Service reports the temperature is 89 degrees with a heat index of 96 degrees.
4 hrs ago | KION 46
Ali Abdul Razzaq's life in Iraq was still getting started when a bullet to the head killed the 9-year-old.
8 hrs ago | Baltimore News
A review of District of Columbia government interactions with the family of a missing 8-year-old girl has recommended more than two dozen policy changes but concluded that none of those reforms would have prevented her disappearance.
12 hrs ago | RollingStone
Chris Brown has pleaded guilty to assaulting a man outside a Washington, D.C. hotel room last October.
14 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington
Dropping your child off at day care or seeing them onto the school bus can be difficult - but what are your plans if the unthinkable happens? Report: 21 states don't meet emergency standards for kids Dropping your child off at day care or seeing them onto the school bus can be difficult - but what are your plans if the unthinkable happens? Check ... (more)
18 hrs ago | Cavalier Daily
The Common Core, a set of standards for teaching methods and assessment of knowledge in primary education, was adopted by 45 states and the District of Columbia when it was created in 2010.
WE'LL TELL YOU MORE ABOUT THIS TECHNOLOGY AND WHAT IS COMING UP NEXT. ACCORDING TO THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF LABOR'S WEBSITE THE IDEA OF LABOR HAS BEEN AROUND FOR MORE THAN A CURRENTER.
Starting Monday, D.C. police officers will be able to give $75 notices of violation to pedestrians they see littering in the city.
Last Thursday, Attorney Larry Klayman , founder of Judicial Watch and Freedom Watch, filed a RICO complaint in U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, naming President Barack Obama , his half-brother Malik Obama , Secretary of State John Kerry, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-Moon and HAMAS as the ... (more)
If you're smart enough to get an expert-level ranking on the Census Pop Quiz, you'll be rewarded with a state-themed piece of praise, such as "You're hotter than Texas in July."
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Many gay Americans are accusing Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie of betraying the cause of same sex marriage by getting married last week.
OUR VIEW Every time an election rolls around we hear lots of heated rhetoric about the need to create more jobs; to put people back to work so that our economy can move forward.
Former Florida Governor Charlie Crist on Friday called on Governor Rick Scott to do what's best for Floridians and not appeal a recent federal judge's ruling striking down Florida's ban on gay marriage.
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Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 11:18 pm
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