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2 hrs ago | Hispanic Business
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6 hrs ago | Hedonistica
These are the fifty states ranked according to peenor size per data gathered by online condom retailer Condomania.
10 hrs ago | Cutis
On Oct. 1, the Affordable Care Act's health insurance exchanges will be open for business in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
14 hrs ago | WLFI-TV West Lafayette
All 50 states and the District of Columbia have more lax financial disclosure rules for their high court justices than the disclosure requirements for federal judges, according to an analysis from a watchdog group.
While many members of Congress are indeed signing up for health coverage through the District of Columbia exchange - which was designated as the provider for all members - their experiences have been significantly better than those of average consumers in several respects, including more generous benefits packages, VIP customer service from ... (more)
In keeping his promise to the children of the District of Columbia, today Mayor Vincent C. Gray reached number 32 of the 40 playgrounds he vowed to open for DC children.
Republicans are fighting Republicans. Teacher unions are linking arms with tea partyers.
Critics are relentless in warning about what they see as the folly of the new Common Core academic standards, designed to prepare students for college or a job by the time they graduate from high school.
He's known as a Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army. The positions were created in 1922.
Paul Zukerberg, a candidate for Attorney General of the District of Columbia, has re-filed his lawsuit to force the District to hold an election for that post.
Vincent Gray declared his candidacy for a second term as District of Columbia mayor Monday, settling a question that had hung over city politics for months.
Sixteen states and the District of Columbia now grant same-sex marriages, making LGBT honeymooners a hot commodity.
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Working with a variety of found items, local flora, and cultural and contemporary items, territorial high school students created Christmas Tree ornaments and two dozen of them will be on the 2013 National Christmas Tree in Washington DC.
Investigators looking into the Metro-North wreck are due to examine factors ranging from track conditions to the crew's performance.
Police say 22-year-old Dequeone Demetrius Oates of Washington was arrested Friday night in the District of Columbia in the killing of 23-year-old Alex Tyshawn Little Jr. Oates was arrested in Washington on a warrant for second-degree murder.