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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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2 Universities In D.C. Make Deal To Buy Solar Power

Two universities in the nation’s capital have agreed to a major energy deal to buy more than half their power from three new solar power farms that will be built in North Carolina, the schools announced Monday night.

06/24/2014

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Joel Feldman Talks To Scott And Jeremy About The Controversy Going On With The Redskins Name

Feldman said that it is “hard to say,” about the likely hood of the Redskins to change there name. Congress and the Senate are talking about it. The NFL has its own rules and procedures with dealing with these things but are very confidential.

105.7 The Fan–06/19/2014

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U.S. Patent Office Cancels Redskins Federal Trademarks

A legal blow to the Washington Redskins. The U.S. Patent Office canceled its trademark, calling it disparaging of Native Americans. It’s a move that, if successful, could hit the NFL team where it hurts: its pocketbook.

06/18/2014

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O’Malley Declares Emergency For Western Md. Flooding

Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley has declared a state of emergency in Allegany and Washington counties due to severe flooding from recent rains.

06/13/2014

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Bergdahl’s Release Has Politicians Divided On Capitol Hill

The wait is over. After five years, Bowe Bergdahl–an American soldier held in captivity by the Taliban–is returning home to the United States. But his welcome home comes with mixed feelings.

06/12/2014

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Anti-Redskins Ad Airing During NBA Finals

Controversy surrounding the Washington Redskins team name continues. The team and the NFL are still refusing to change the name.

06/11/2014

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D.C. Mayoral Nominee Pledges To Retain Chancellor

District of Columbia Democratic mayoral nominee Muriel Bowser says she would keep Kaya Henderson as chancellor of the District’s public schools.

06/11/2014

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Hundreds Oppose Anti-Gay Protest At D.C. School

Days after a Washington, D.C. high school principal revealed he’s gay, the Westboro Baptist Church protested in front of the school.

06/09/2014

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Metro’s Summer Arts Series Starting

Annual summer arts performances at Metro stations are starting.

06/09/2014

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