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Opponents Offer 2 Alternatives To Corcoran Breakup

Opponents of a plan to break up Washington’s nearly 150-year-old Corcoran Gallery of Art presented two alternatives in court this week to preserve the independent museum and art school as a judge considers its proposed merger with two larger institutions.

07/31/2014

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Former D.C. Mayor’s Son Jailed After Latest Arrest

The only son of former District of Columbia mayor Marion Barry has been jailed after he was caught driving on a revoked license.

07/31/2014

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Trump: D.C. Hotel Will Be Among World’s Best

Donald Trump has big plans for the Old Post Office building, a historic structure in downtown Washington that he’s pledging to transform into the city’s most luxurious hotel. As for the White House, four blocks away? He’s not saying.

07/23/2014

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Rob Long: West Coast Baseball

I have a love/hate relationship with the Baltimore Orioles West Coast trips.

07/22/2014

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Report: Police Were Hindered When They Couldn’t Access Navy Yard Surveillance Video

An internal District of Columbia police report on the response to the Washington Navy Yard shooting says officers were hindered because they couldn’t access live surveillance-camera footage of the shooter.

07/11/2014

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Pearce HR Helps Orioles Squeeze Past Nationals 4-3

Steve Pearce homered and scored twice to help Wei-Yin Chen earn his ninth victory, and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Washington Nationals 4-3 on Thursday night for their eighth win in 10 games.

07/10/2014

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High Temperatures To Cause Train Delays In D.C. Area

For the third day in a row some MARC and VRE customers can expect delays this afternoon because of high heat.

07/09/2014

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‘Battle That Saved Washington’ Remembered In Md.

The Civil War clash known as “the battle that saved Washington” could more accurately be labeled “the battle that saved Lincoln’s re-election,” a prominent preservationist said Wednesday as the National Park Service marked the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Monocacy.

07/09/2014

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Fourth Of July Attracts Crowds To National Mall

Thousands of revelers were celebrating the Fourth of July in the nation’s capital under clear skies Friday, despite initial fears that rain from Hurricane Arthur could ruin their fun.

07/04/2014

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Benghazi Case Unfolds Against Political Backdrop

The first prosecution arising from the Benghazi attacks is playing out in the federal courthouse blocks from both the White House and Capitol Hill, an appropriate setting for a case that has drawn stark lines between President Barack Obama and Republicans in Congress.

06/30/2014

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Cardinal Celebrates Mass At Historic Sites

The Archdiocese of Washington is 75 years old, but Catholics in the diocese have been celebrating Mass for 380 years.

06/29/2014

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Metro Fare Increases Take Effect Sunday

Fares are going up for riders of Washington’s Metro transit system.

06/28/2014

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