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Congressional Controversy In D.C.’s Marijuana Legalization Bill

Congressional controversy as a Maryland representative leads the charge to overturn D.C.’s new law decriminalizing marijuana use in the city. Meghan McCorkell has more on the debate.

12/11/2014

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Marion Barry Processional Travels Through D.C.

District of Columbia residents are continuing to mourn their “Mayor for Life.”

12/05/2014

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Renaissance Artworks Depicting Mary Featured In D.C.

Renaissance and Baroque artwork depicting Mary, the mother of Jesus Christ, that is rarely seen in the United States is being showcased in Washington in time for Christmas.

12/05/2014

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Protests Impact Annual Washington Monument Lighting

The protests in Baltimore led right to Mount Vernon, where protestors overwhelmed the Washington Monument lighting.

12/04/2014

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Biden Breaks Ground For Kennedy Center Expansion

The first major expansion of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts is commencing nearly 50 years after construction began on the cultural center, with a ceremonial groundbreaking Thursday led by Vice President Joe Biden.

12/04/2014

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White House Says 16 Cities Leading U.S. On Climate

The White House is singling out Boston, San Francisco, Seattle and 13 other cities for leading their peers in efforts to address climate change.

12/03/2014

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Ferguson Protesters Block Streets Of Washington On I-395

People take to the streets of Washington, D.C., protesting a grand jury ruling in Ferguson, Missouri.

11/30/2014

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Metro Seeking Larger Subsidy From Local Government

Metro says it may have to cut back service unless Washington-area jurisdictions increase their subsidies to the transit agency for next year.

11/30/2014

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Reagan National’s Explosive Growth Threatens Dulles

Washington Dulles International Airport is in trouble. Sometime in 2015, more people will travel through Reagan National Airport than Dulles. Dulles, 14 times the size of National, is expected to see about 20.7 million passengers next year, while National is expected to get 22.7 million.

11/28/2014

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Nurse Accused Of Sexually Abusing His Patients

Breach of trust. A nurse faces criminal charges after police say he touched patients sexually and forced them to touch him.

11/20/2014

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President Obama To Unveil His Immigration Reform Plan

In less than two hours, President Obama will take to the air to unveil his immigration reform plan. Any decision he makes is sure to come with controversy.

11/20/2014

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Capitol Dome Moves Into Next Phase Of Repair

Sixty-million dollars. Workers are in the midst of a multi-year project to fix hundreds of cracks in the United States Capitol dome.

11/19/2014

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