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Man Wrongly Convicted In 1982 Killing Sues D.C. For $30M

A man who spent 26 years in prison after being wrongly convicted in a 1982 killing has filed a $30 million lawsuit against the District of Columbia, nearly a year after he was exonerated in the crime.

06/30/2015

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Confederate Flag Controversy At Washington National Cathedral

The dialogue to take down the Confederate flag continues in Washington where one local church is trying to remove stained glass windows that honor confederate history.

06/28/2015

The White House stands illuminated in rainbow colored light at dusk in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Friday, June 26, 2015. The Supreme Court's ruling that gay marriage is legal nationwide is a 'victory for America,' U.S. President Barack Obama said today, declaring that justice had arrived for same-sex couples with 'a thunderbolt.' Photographer: Drew Angerer/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Pride On Display Across Baltimore Following Supreme Court Ruling

An historic day as the Supreme Court rules same-sex marriage is legal in all 50 states.

06/26/2015

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Norwegian Air To Offer Flights From BWI To French Caribbean

Norwegian Air Shuttle has announced two new international flights to French Caribbean destinations from Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.

06/26/2015

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National Cathedral Dean Wants To Remove Confederate Windows

The dean of Washington National Cathedral is calling for the removal of stained glass windows that depict the Confederate battle flag in the historic church.

06/25/2015

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Carper Reintroduces Bill To Make D.C. Nation’s 51st State

Sen. Tom Carper of Delaware has reintroduced a bill that would transform the District of Columbia into the nation’s 51st state.

06/25/2015

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Union: Metro Workers Fear Discipline For Reporting Problems

Employees of Washington’s Metro transit agency have become more comfortable reporting safety lapses through a program that allows them to do so anonymously, but some are still reluctant to speak out because they fear retribution, a union leader said Wednesday.

06/24/2015

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Man Charged With Murder After Shooting Victim Dies

A man charged with assault after a teenager was shot in southeast Washington has been charged with murder after the youth died.

06/24/2015

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50 Girl Scouts Get Ultimate Campout Invite — To White House

Fifty Girl Scouts will get to pitch tents at the ultimate campground next week — on the south lawn of the White House.

06/24/2015

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Man Gets 10 Years For Sex Abuse Of 13-Year-Old Girl

A Delaware man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for sexually abusing a 13-year-old girl in Washington.

06/23/2015

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MTA Unveils New MARC Plan With Smaller Fare Hike

The Maryland Transit Administration authority has unveiled a less costly MARC pass that can be used on week days only after riders complained about a hefty increase in the fares for seven-day passes.

06/22/2015

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Multiple Law Enforcement Agencies Surround DC Building

Police respond to possible a barricade situation in southwest DC on Sunday afternoon.

06/21/2015

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