District Of Columbia

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Report: DC Drivers Ticketed Erroneously

A new report from the District of Columbia government’s internal watchdog says drivers are too often considered “guilty until proven innocent” when they receive traffic or parking tickets.

09/08/2014

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IRS Reviewing Records From DC Housing Complex

Criminal investigators from the IRS are reviewing records related to an affordable apartment complex in the District of Columbia that’s become a flashpoint in the race for mayor.

08/19/2014

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D.C. Library To Host Free Book Giveaway

Educators and local officials will give away more than 2,000 books to District of Columbia children this weekend.

08/07/2014

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Man Charged With Stabbing Transgender Girl

A man has been charged with stabbing a transgender girl on a Metro train.

07/31/2014

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DC Police Arrest Suspect In Triple Shooting That Killed 2 Md. Men

District of Columbia police say they have arrested a suspect in a triple shooting on North Capitol Street that has left two people dead.

07/14/2014

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D.C. Pot Group Submits Ballot Initiative Signatures

Supporters of a ballot initiative that would let District of Columbia voters decide whether possession of up to two ounces of marijuana should be legal in the nation’s capital say they’ve got the signatures required to put the measure on November’s ballot.

07/07/2014

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D.C. Adds 15 New Traffic Cameras Around City

Motorists will have to watch out for 15 new traffic cameras in the District of Columbia.

05/20/2014

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National Parks In D.C. Area Called $929 Million Boon

The National Park Service says visitors to parks in and around the nation’s capital spent nearly $929 million in surrounding communities in 2012.

03/04/2014

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Group Holds Vigil For 21 Who Died Homeless In D.C.

Homeless advocates are holding an all-night vigil for homeless people who have died this year in Washington.

12/19/2013

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Hearing Postponed In D.C. Officer In Prostitution Case

A preliminary hearing has been postponed for a District of Columbia police officer charged with running a prostitution ring involving teenage girls.

12/13/2013

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Report Calls For Review Of D.C. Tinted Window Law

A new report says District of Columbia police officers need better training on enforcing the law on tinted vehicle windows.

11/27/2013

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D.C. National Guard Museum To Open

There’s a new museum in Washington: a gallery commemorating the history of the District of Columbia National Guard.

09/11/2013

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