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The D.C. Councilmember who chairs the committee that oversees the city's 911 call center says he's disturbed by a newly released 911 call that gives a chilling look at 2010 murder.
The investigation into campaign finances in District politics heated up recently after several elected officials acknowledged their campaigns have received grand jury subpoenas from the Office of the U.S. Attorney. Other councilmembers who likely received subpoenas, but have refused to publicly say so, have come under fire for not publicly admitting their campaign was issued the same subpoena as the others.
The D.C. Council has given final approval to a bill that would make it easier for gay and lesbian couples who marry in the nation's capital to get divorced.
The D.C. Council has given preliminary approval to a bill that would roll back some rules for possessing a gun in the District of Columbia.
D.C. Councilmember Phil Mendelson says a crime bill introduced last month is not directly targeted at groups of protesters like Occupy DC.