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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

dc metro

Metro Fare Increases Take Effect Sunday

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

06/28/2014

Solar Communities

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

redskins

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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