Washington

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Camp Counselor Charged With Inappropriately Touching Girl

Montgomery County Police have charged a counselor at a summer camp in Bethesda with having inappropriate contact with a 11-year-old girl.

07/10/2015

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Witnesses To Fatal Stabbing On D.C. Metro Watched It Unfold

Kevin Sutherland died in the first-ever homicide aboard a Metro train in the subway system’s nearly 40-year history, stabbed to death after resisting a robbery attempt. The attack stunned passengers who watched it unfold.

07/10/2015

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Capital Panel Gives Final Approval To Eisenhower Memorial

A long-delayed effort to build a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower is gaining design approvals to potentially move forward.

07/09/2015

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Train Service Ramping Up To Take Crowds To National Mall

Metro is increasing train service to help people get to the National Mall to see the fireworks.

07/04/2015

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Barry Manilow To Headline ‘Capitol Fourth’ Concert In D.C.

Barry Manilow, country group Alabama and KC and the Sunshine Band will perform for the annual “Capitol Fourth” concert on the National Mall with the National Symphony Orchestra.

07/04/2015

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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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