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Country Music Legend’s Daughter Pushes For Alzheimer’s Research Funding

An emotional moment in Washington, D.C. The daughter of country music legend Glen Campbell testified on Capitol Hill that her dad is struggling with Alzheimer’s and it may soon silence his music.

04/25/2013

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Police Suspect Robbery In Slaying

D.C. police say they believe robbery was the motive in the slaying of a 28-year-old accountant who had recently moved to the Capitol Hill neighborhood.

12/28/2012

President Barack Obama (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

President Obama’s Second Inaugural Seems Almost An Afterthought

Four years ago, Barack Obama’s swearing-in drew a record crowd to the National Mall. There were 1.8 million people eager to witness history: the country’s first black president taking the oath of office.

12/05/2012

DC POLICE

Man Robbed On Capitol Hill Was Struck With BB Gun

A man assaulted in Washington’s Capitol Hill neighborhood last month was struck with a BB gun, punched to the ground and robbed of his credit card and cell phone, according to court papers filed Thursday that charge three people in the attack and that credit a citizen’s tip with helping to crack the case.

09/27/2012

DC POLICE

Man Severely Beaten In Capitol Hill Neighborhood

D.C. police say a 29-year-old man was severely beaten in the Capitol hill neighborhood.

08/20/2012

Family Research Council Shooting

Group: D.C. Gunman May Have Targeted It, Too

The head of a second Christian conservative organization says she was told by authorities that her group’s contact information was found in the pocket of a man charged with opening fire at the Washington offices of another such group, wounding a security guard.

08/20/2012

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Congressman Elijah Cummings Testifies On Drug Shortages On Capitol Hill

Charging too much for life-saving drugs. Representative Elijah Cummings wants to make sure that doesn’t happen, and on Wednesday, he spoke about it on Capitol Hill.

07/25/2012

Jada Pinkett Smith

Jada Pinkett Smith Urges Congress To Fight Human Trafficking

Using her star power to bring attention to human trafficking, Baltimore native Jada Pinkett Smith is in Washington, D.C. hoping Congress will make laws tougher on offenders.

07/17/2012

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Disaster Aid Showdown Looms On Capitol Hill

The Democratic leader of the Senate says he’ll try this week to add almost $7 billion in disaster aid to must-pass legislation to avert a government shutdown.

09/20/2011

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The Debt Showdown Continues In Washington

The last-minute wheeling and dealing on Capitol Hill has thousands of Marylanders worried.

08/01/2011

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Man Who Shot At Officers On Capitol Hill Sentenced

A man who was shot by U.S. Capitol Police officers after approaching them with a gun has been sentenced to more than a year in prison.

07/07/2011

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Congressman Discusses Nephew’s Murder

On Capitol Hill Wednesday, Congressman Elijah Cummings spoke about the personal tragedy affecting his family: the death of his nephew, Christopher.

06/15/2011

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