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  1. Drowned security robot is gone, but clearly not forgottenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A memorial was erected Tuesday to remember "Steve" the security robot, which fell into a water fountain the day before in Washington, D.C., setting off a flurry of attention. One day after a security robot toppled famously into a water fountain outside an office complex in Washington, D.C., an informal memorial was erected Tuesday in honor of the autonomous machine's brief tour of duty.

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  2. A security robot fell into a water fountain at a D.C. office building. And the Internet went wild.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A roving security robot - oblong and about four-feet-tall - plunged into a water fountain outside a Washington, D.C., office building Monday afternoon, sending online commentators into a tizzy and causing many people to spot plenty of metaphors for the much-promised autonomous future. Numerous photos posted online showed the robot on its side in the ankle-deep water as workers tried to figure out how to rescue it.

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  3. Craft coffee, million-dollar condos and D.C.'s relentless gentrificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events I visited a new Washington shop this week, a Temple of Cool so sleek and futuristic it took a few minutes to figure out what - exactly - they do in the shiny, white minimalist space. Did I accidentally end up at the Genius Bar? Am I at a law firm? Oh, wait.

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  4. Georgetown brick house was home to Washington insidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Many stories have been told about the history of the red brick house in Georgetown. Some say it was once a saloon, a chimney factory and a gathering place for holy rollers.

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  5. As D.C. prospers, supermarkets proliferate - except in poor areasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Customers at this Safeway complain of long lines, too few cashiers and poor customer service. From where she lives in upper Northwest Washington, Angela Bradbery is two miles from a Safeway, nearly a mile from a Whole Foods, and half that distance from a Giant, where, on every other Friday, patrons can listen to a live jazz combo while shopping.

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  6. At city hall memorial for Graham, bow-ties are everywhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | The Washington Post

    JUNE 23: Jim Graham's remains are delivered to lie in repose at the Wilson Building in Washington, DC. June 23, 2017.

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  7. Date LabRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Peter Ren, 24, and Katy Gloth, 22, both work at Big Four accounting firms. And both listed Harry Potter books as their favorites.

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  8. Latest recruiting updates for the D.C. area's top boys' high school basketball playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | The Washington Post

    It was a late night for college basketball coaches across the country this past Wednesday, as they could finally be in direct contact with players in the Class of 2019. Those players will enter their junior years in the fall, and ones from across Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. had their phones flooded by coaches last week.

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  9. Tourism is booming in the nation's capital. So why aren't hotel jobs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events At the Marriott world headquarters, the hotel operator has created an "Innovation Lab" to build prototype room arrangements that respond to the changing tastes and needs of customers. Tourism is thriving in the nation's capital, with the District's visitors bureau declaring a record year for U.S. foot traffic in 2016.

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  10. D.C. Whole Foods sues landlord after closing for renovation over rodent problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Whole Foods is suing a D.C. landlord after one of its Northwest Washington stores closed over problems with rodents earlier this year. In March, the Glover Park Whole Foods in the 2300 block of Wisconsin Avenue NW voluntarily closed after health inspectors identified issues with rodents and other pests.

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  11. Big Ten basketball's move for March Madness will make for a Dizzy DecemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Michigan celebrated last year's Big Ten tournament title in Washington, the first step in the event's eastward expansion. It will be held in New York this season, a week earlier than usual.

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  12. Wawa is coming to Washington - but won't be selling gasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Wawa, the regional convenience store chain with a mysterious cult following for its cheap gas and hoagies, will open its first District location later this year. The store, scheduled to open at 1111 19th Street NW in December, will include Wawa's signature touches: Sandwiches, milkshakes, free Wifi and digital kiosks.

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  13. Inside the D.C. area's most expensive homes for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2017 | The Washington Post

    The four-bedroom, seven-bathroom condo at 3150 South St. NW, #PH2A, in Washington is listing for $9.95 million. With the help of multiple-listing service Bright MLS, based in Rockville, Md., we compiled a list of some of the most expensive houses for sale in the Washington area.

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  14. In an Uber and Lyft world, ride-sharing start-ups struggle to get off the groundRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2017 | The Washington Post

    In 2015, Emily Bastina boarded a Bridj bus that took her from a pickup location on Independence Avenue in Southeast Washington to her workplace on K Street NW. The now defunct Bridj billed itself as the world's first pop-up mass transit system.

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  15. Condos and housing prices are rising in D.C.'s booming West EndRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | The Washington Post

    The West End neighborhood, Zip code 20037, is bordered by Rock Creek Parkway and P Street on the west and north, New Hampshire Avenue and 22nd Street on the east, and K Street on the south. On a sunny morning, patrons of Bread & Chocolate on 23rd Street NW, next to West End Cinema, spilled onto the sidewalk.

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  16. Does Ethiopian food need a facelift?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Two summers ago, as part of owner Sileshi Alifom's ongoing campaign to refine his food at the white-tablecloth Das EthioA pian Cuisine in Georgetown, he attempted to create an East African lasagna. Semi-frozen sections of injera, the fermented EthioA pian flatbread, served as his noodles, which Alifom layered with a yellow split-pea puree, collard greens, red-lentil stew and a mild cheese, all flavors native to his mother country.

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  17. Miss USA Kara McCullough on what she really meant a " and her D.C. hangoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Miss District of Columbia USA Kara McCullough reacts after she was crowned the new Miss USA during the Miss USA contest Sunday, May 14, 2017, in Las Vegas. Miss USA Kara McCullough, the second Miss DC to win the national title, walked away from her big pageant win on Sunday night in a swirl of sequins - and controversy.

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  18. Kristi Toliver joins Mystics and Elena Delle Donne says, 'Already I love playing with her'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Having weathered a disjointed training camp with several starters overseas and other players nursing minor ailments, the overhauled Washington Mystics welcomed Kristi Toliver to practice Wednesday in the first of two waves of reinforcements. The starting point guard arrived at Verizon Center in the morning for a physical and then participated in a two-hour workout on the auxiliary court.

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  19. For one night only, resurrecting a Georgetown nightclub called Desperado'sRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events The Birchmere in Alexandria, Va., is a very nice place to hear music. It's what they call a "listening room," with little signs on the tables firmly requesting that customers not chitchat during performances.

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  20. Hunter and Kathleen Biden are selling their Spring Valley home after divorceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Washington Post

    This Jan. 30, 2010, file photo shows Vice President Joe Biden with his son Hunter at the Duke-Georgetown NCAA college basketball game in Washington. Hunter Biden, the son of former vice president Joe Biden, and his ex-wife, Kathleen Biden, are selling their home in Washington's Spring Valley neighborhood for $1.85 million.

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