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Snapshots: Severe Thunderstorms Descend Upon D.C.

Severe thunderstorms spawned several tornadoes throughout the D.C. metropolitan area on Friday, June 1. Continue reading

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Asian Groups Criticize Marion Barry for Filipino Nurse Comment

Asian groups have once again demanded an apology from D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry after he appeared to suggest on Monday that Filipinos and other immigrants have somehow prevented black Washingtonians from becoming nurses. Continue reading

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A First Time D.C. Voter Goes to the Polls

Voters in the District of Columbia are among those who will go to the polls on Tuesday to have their say in the prolonged primary season. While the primaries in Maryland and Wisconsin will garner far more attention than the … Continue reading

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D.C. Police Announce Arrest in Shooting of Gay Man in IHOP

District of Columbia officials on Monday afternoon announced that a 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the shooting of a gay man inside a Columbia Heights IHOP earlier this month. D.C. Police Chief Kathy Lanier identified the suspect … Continue reading

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D.C. Cherry Blossoms Near Peak Bloom

Cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin are a sure sign that spring has officially arrived in the District of Columbia. Tens of thousands of tourists and locals alike took advantage of the unseasonably warm temperatures on Saturday to enjoy this … Continue reading

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Spring Has Sprung in Dupont Circle

Mother Nature has apparently decided that spring should arrive several weeks early in the District of Columbia. A mild winter and May-like temperatures over the last few days have prompted daffodils, flowers and even the city’s famous cherry trees to … Continue reading

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