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  1. A 13-year-old boy is stabbed at D.C.'s British International SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | The Washington Post

    A 13-year-old boy was stabbed Tuesday afternoon at the British International School, north of Georgetown, and taken to a hospital for treatment, according to D.C. police. The injured boy was reported to be conscious, with injuries that appeared not to be life-threatening, police said.

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  2. Juvenile male stabbed at British International School in Northwest WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | The Washington Post

    A male juvenile was stabbed Tuesday afternoon at the British International School, north of Georgetown, and D.C. police have a female youth in custody, according to law enforcement authorities. The injured boy was taken to a hospital and was reported to be conscious, with injuries that appeared to be non-life-threatening, police said.

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

    Tuesday Sep 5 | The Washington Post

    The 9,500-square-foot five-bedroom, eight-bathroom townhouse at 2230 Massachusetts Ave. NW in Washington is listing for $7.9 million. With the help of Rockville-based multiple-listing service Bright MLS, we compiled a list of some of the most expensive homes for sale in the Washington area.

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  4. These Washington players didn't just stick to their college majorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 1 | The Washington Post

    You want a major that will lead to a fulfilling, financially stable job, but there's so much else to explore. Can a future chemist gain insight from a class called "20th Century American History"? Will a film major make use of the lessons found in "Environment and Health"? We asked successful Washingtonians what college experiences helped in their eventual careers.

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  5. These three D.C.-area recruits are in the mix to land at Georgetown in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | The Washington Post

    New Georgetown Coach Patrick Ewing has said that it is likely he'll hold his final 2017 scholarship and apply it to the 2018 class. Toward the end of last week, first-year Georgetown Coach Patrick Ewing indicated at a lunch at The Washington Post that he may save his last free scholarship for next year's recruiting class.

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  6. Tens of thousands of students return to class Monday in nation's capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 20 | The Washington Post

    This file photo from Feb. 1, 2017, shows D.C. Schools Chancellor Antwan Wilson greeting students at the Brightwood Education Campus in Northwest Washington. Tens of thousands of students return to class Monday in the nation's capital as the academic year begins for D.C. Public Schools and for many charter schools.

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  7. D.C.'s vaunted high school for the arts reopens - $100 million over budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Duke Ellington School of the Arts seen on Aug. 3, 2017, as it was undergoing renovations in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington. When the Duke Ellington School of the Arts reopens its Georgetown campus next week after a three-year renovation, it will boast state-of-the-art dance and music studios, gleaming new classrooms, an 850-seat multimedia auditorium, a 300-seat performance hall, a rooftop terrace and underground parking.

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  8. First Amendment banned from D.C. Metro - literallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 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 In November 2015, the Washington Metropolitan Area Transportation Authority , operator of the Washington public transit system, amended guidelines regarding commercial advertisements that it would accept for Metro cars and Metro stations. The guidelines contain 14 numbered restrictions, including these four: Guideline 4: Prohibiting "medical and health-related messages" unless they are from "government health organizations," or if "the substance of the message is currently accepted by the American Medical Association and/or the Food and Drug Administration."

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  9. Not a pretty picture, but an honest one: Painting shows 1970 Georgetown riotRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 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 A painting by Nancy Shanklin Werlich hangs in the Peabody Room of the Georgetown Neighborhood Library. Librarian Jerry McCoy poses with a brick.

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  10. Twins Mahki and Makhel Mitchell commit to Maryland basketballRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Maryland basketball scored a significant package deal for its 2019 recruiting class on Friday afternoon, securing commitments from twin prospects Mahki and Makhel Mitchell of nearby Bishop McNamara High. While Maryland has made headlines this summer with its 2018 class - it has commitments from a pair of four-star prospects in forward Jalen Smith and guard Aaron Wiggins - the Mitchell twins, both listed at 6 feet 9 and 225 pounds, give the program early traction in the 2019 class.

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  11. Another opening, another show: D.C. couple celebrate art with their wardrobeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2017 | The Washington Post

    JosA Alberto UclA s, left, and Tom Noll are photographed in their home on July 22. The black and gold jacket Tom Noll models is not only dazzling; it's practically magic. Run your fingers over the surface, and like a touch screen, it changes color where you brush it, from black to gold or back again.

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  12. Remembering Val Lewton, an artist who memorialized another side of the DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 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 late artist Val Lewton was captivated by the yin and yang of destruction and construction, so he might appreciate what's going on around his largest and best-known work, on the exhaust tower on H Street NW, near Second Street and Massachusetts Avenue. The trompe l'oeil mural seems to pierce the air shaft, revealing the Capitol dome beyond.

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  13. Georgetown hoopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Local recruits like Pickett are important as Georgetown Coach Patrick Ewing, pictured here recruiting in South Carolina, tries to rebuild the Hoyas brand in D.C. Georgetown men's basketball and Patrick Ewing scored a big recruiting win Friday when class of 2017 four-star forward Jamarko Pickett committed to play for the Hoyas over Maryland. Pickett, a Washington native who played at Massanutten Military Academy in Virginia last season, originally signed with Ole Miss last year but received a release earlier this month.

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  14. Georgetown lands four-star forward and Washington native Jamarko PickettRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Local recruits like Pickett are important as Georgetown Coach Patrick Ewing, pictured here recruiting in South Carolina, tries to rebuild the Hoyas brand in D.C. Georgetown men's basketball and Patrick Ewing scored a big recruiting win Friday when class of 2017 four-star forward Jamarko Pickett committed to play for the Hoyas over Maryland. Pickett, a Washington native who played at Massanutten Military Academy in Virginia last season, originally signed with Ole Miss last year but received a release earlier this month.

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

    Jul 25, 2017 | The Washington Post

    With the help of Rockville-based multiple-listing service Bright MLS, we compiled a list of some of the most expensive houses for sale in the Washington area. Two of the most expensive listings this month are large estates in Virginia - one with 254 acres and the other with 131 acres.

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  16. Frequent bus breakdowns take toll on D.C. Circulator serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A Circulator bus is seen at a red light in Washington on March 2, 2013. The D.C. Circulator has been struggling with frequent breakdowns of buses, resulting in interrupted service and long waits for passengers.

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  17. Man arrested in stabbing of D.C. Circulator bus driverRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A D.C. man accused of stabbing a D.C. Circulator driver on Tuesday night has been arrested, D.C. police said. Anthony Lighty, 56, of no fixed address was charged with assault with a dangerous weapon.

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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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