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Officer Recognized For Heroic Efforts In Navy Yard Shooting

An officer is honored for his bravery during the Naval Yard shooting in Washington, D.C.

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West Jordan To Leave Mark On U.S. Capitol Dome

More than a century ago, Robert Baird’s great-great grandfather befriended Mormon prophet Joseph Smith and led his family across the plains with other Mormon pioneers.

03/31/2015

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Women’s Voices Theater Festival To Include 50+ Theaters

More than 50 theaters in the Washington area are joining a two-month festival to present new plays by women playwrights.

03/31/2015

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Unwanted Visitors On The National Mall

Washington D.C. may be a tourist mecca, but there’s one visitor the city would like to see go home.

03/27/2015

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New Metrorail Cars To Debut Next Month

Metro says it will debut its newest generation of railcars next month.

03/27/2015

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Metro Releases New Safety Videos In Wake Of Fatal Smoke Incident

Months after a fatal smoke incident on the Washington, D.C. Metro, the agency releases safety videos to show riders what to do in case January’s incident happens again.

03/26/2015

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Ex-Corrections Officer At D.C. Jail Sentenced For Bribery

A former corrections officer has been sentenced to more than 2 years in prison for taking bribes to smuggle contraband into a Washington jail.

03/26/2015

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Cozy Country Inn Near Camp David Closing; Likely To Be Razed

A hotel known among Washington journalists for its proximity to Camp David is closing its doors.

03/23/2015

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911 Center Setup Slowed Response To Deadly DC Subway Smoke

New information in the deadly smoke filled D.C. subway cart.

03/21/2015

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Bald Eagles Nest At National Arboretum In D.C.

For the first time in nearly seven decades, the U.S. National Arboretum in Washington, D.C. has a bald eagle nest.

03/20/2015

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Prince Charles, Camilla Having Busy Last Day In D.C.

Prince Charles and his wife finished up their visit to Washington with a whirlwind day that included meeting with President Barack Obama.

03/19/2015

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Prince Charles, Camilla In U.S. Capital; Will Meet With Obama

Britain’s Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, arrived in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday for a three-day visit, during which they plan to visit cultural and educational sites before heading to Kentucky.

03/17/2015

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