DC adds race to nation's debate on legalizing pot

DC pursues pot legalization for racial justice, not tax revenue; will Congress intervene?

Tuesday - 10/14/2014, 03:36am EDT

Pet of the Week: Kimmie

This beautiful, cute and cuddly 2-month-old hound mix puppy is available for adoption at the Washington Animal Rescue League.

Monday - 10/13/2014, 03:09pm EDT

Why the CDC says limiting travel to W. Africa won't help

The head of the Centers for Disease Control says its bottom line is reducing the Ebola risk to Americans. But many are wondering if that's the case, why travel to and from the West African nations at the heart of the outbreak continues.

Monday - 10/13/2014, 03:07pm EDT

A Crumbs comeback. Washington on list for reopening stores

Crumbs Bake Shop, the cupcake chain that closed all of its stores in July, begins reopening many of its locations under new owners this month, including Washington locations.

Monday - 10/13/2014, 11:22am EDT

Openings and closings for Columbus Day

Here's a roundup of what's opened and closed on Monday.

Monday - 10/13/2014, 10:49am EDT
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Audit questions how DC management firm used rent

Audit questions how Washington property management company accounts for $300,000 in rent

Sunday - 10/12/2014, 08:18pm EDT

Commuting changes for Columbus Day

For those lucky souls who have to work on Columbus Day, commuting in and out of the city may be a bit different Monday, depending on the route.

Sunday - 10/12/2014, 04:56am EDT

Muriel Bowser has $1M to spend in bid for DC mayor

Bowser has $1 million left to spend in final weeks of campaign for DC mayor; Catania has $562k

Saturday - 10/11/2014, 05:30pm EDT

Community rallies behind 9-year-old shot near playground

Northeast D.C. community members gathered on Friday evening in support of Jaydan Stancil. He is a 9-year old boy who was shot in the head after getting caught in a gunfight near a playground last week.

Saturday - 10/11/2014, 05:03am EDT

White attorney challenges police for detaining black man on her street

A video showing a white D.C. attorney standing up to police who are detaining an African-American man has gone viral.

Saturday - 10/11/2014, 02:11am EDT

Chestnut returns to grab his chili title back

World champion eater Joey Chestnut has returned to D.C. seeking his second Ben's Chili Bowl Eating Championship title. And he's already making room in his stomach for the Saturday contest.

Friday - 10/10/2014, 05:25pm EDT
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DC mayor signs legislation allowing handguns

Mayor signs gun legislation allowing people to carry concealed handguns with permit in DC

Friday - 10/10/2014, 03:20pm EDT

8 Catholic University students robbed at gunpoint

Eight Catholic University were robbed at gunpoint Thursday evening, after being approached by two men in a wooded area near the campus.

Friday - 10/10/2014, 02:13pm EDT
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Taxi drivers should stop complaining and modernize, expand service

Clinton Yates, commentator

Friday - 10/10/2014, 01:53pm EDT

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Principal of Duke Ellington School dies suddenly

John Payne, who was known for his love of children, suffered an apparent heart attack.

Friday - 10/10/2014, 01:12pm EDT

Police search for missing 12-year-old girls

Police in Washington, D.C. are asking for help finding two 12-year-old girls who haven't been seen since earlier this week.

Friday - 10/10/2014, 10:03am EDT

Voyeurism charge dropped against Va. man

Voyeurism charge dropped against Va. man accused of taking photos of women at Lincoln Memorial

Friday - 10/10/2014, 07:10am EDT

D.C. 'masters' wine knowledge; sommelier field grows

It's a title that belongs to only 219 people around the world, but a growing number are representing D.C., placing Washington on a more prominent spot on the world's culinary map.

Friday - 10/10/2014, 02:58am EDT

Former DC police officer gets 7 years in pimp case

Former DC police officer accused in pimp case gets 7-year prison sentence

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 04:21pm EDT

Ghost Tales: Inside Glenn Dale Hospital

Ivy, graffiti and rot adorn the abandoned walls of Glenn Dale Hospital and Sanatorium. The 200 acres of land 15 miles outside D.C. have inspired countless ghost stories and conspiracy theories.

Thursday - 10/09/2014, 01:28pm EDT
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