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National Cathedral To Host Funeral For Ben Bradlee

A funeral service will be held at Washington National Cathedral for Ben Bradlee, the former editor of The Washington Post.

12 hours ago

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Cab Driver Suspended Over Unlicensed Firearm

A taxicab driver in Washington has been suspended after he was arrested for allegedly carrying an unlicensed firearm.

10/19/2014

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New Ebola Screening Procedures At Dulles Airport Take Effect

New Ebola screening procedures go into effect at Washington’s Dulles Airport and three other major airports.

10/16/2014

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Arts Panel Approves Design For Eisenhower Memorial

A key arts panel has approved a revised design for a memorial to honor President Dwight D. Eisenhower in Washington, which could clear the way for groundbreaking.

10/16/2014

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Smithsonian Honors Rosanne Cash, 9 Others For ‘Ingenuity’

Singer Rosanne Cash and the founder of virtual reality firm Oculus are being honored with American Ingenuity Awards at the Smithsonian Institution, along with 8 other scientists and scholars for their groundbreaking work.

10/16/2014

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Obama Juggles Campaign Duties With Ebola Response

President Barack Obama’s best-laid plans to go all out for Democrats in the final weeks of the midterms are running smack into a widening Ebola crisis, as Americans anxiously turn to the government and their president for answers.

10/15/2014

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D.C. Sisters Killed In Crash Left 10 Kids Behind

A District of Columbia family is trying to figure out how to care for 10 children whose mothers were killed in one of the most horrific crashes in Prince George’s County in decades.

10/15/2014

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Weekend Work To Affect All Metro Lines

Metro says trains five of the system’s six lines will run every 16 minutes throughout the weekend to accommodate track work.

10/15/2014

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Clinton Papers On Lewinsky, Others Released

The White House plotted strategies to defend President Bill Clinton against the political fallout of his affair with intern Monica Lewinsky and other scandals, according to documents released Friday by the National Archives that delve into painful chapters in Hillary Rodham Clinton’s life as she ponders another bid for the presidency.

10/10/2014

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Baltimore High Schoolers Attend First-Ever White House Fashion Workshop

What’s the future of the nation’s fashion industry? First Lady Michelle Obama weighed in on that question at the first-ever White House fashion workshop for high schoolers.

10/08/2014

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Inmate Found With Loaded Gun At D.C. Courthouse

The U.S. Marshals Service says an inmate was brought to District of Columbia Superior Court with a loaded handgun in his underpants.

10/08/2014

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National Christmas Tree Lighting Set For Dec. 4

The National Park Service is planning ahead for this year’s holiday celebrations, and the National Christmas Tree lighting is now about eight weeks away.

10/08/2014

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