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9-week-old Silver Spring puppy freed from pipe

9-week-old Silver Spring puppy freed from pipeAlmost seven hours after getting stuck in a pipe near Montgomery Blair High School in Maryland, a nine-week-old Pomeranian puppy was recovered by Montgomery County Fire and Rescue Service.
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  • 1 hour, 30 minutes ago
Washington

New study suggests a 'healthier' Congress

New study suggests a 'healthier' CongressA Washington think tank is releasing an inaugural, quarterly report tracking congressional performance.
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  • 3 hours, 2 minutes ago
News

Pilot: Campaign reform more critical than security breach

Pilot: Campaign reform more critical than security breachDoug Hughes is back home on house arrest after violating restricted airspace in D.C.
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  • 6 hours, 6 minutes ago
TV

Affleck tried to hide his slave-owning 'Roots'

Affleck tried to hide his slave-owning 'Roots'Leaked Sony emails showed that Ben Affleck did not want his slave-owning ancestor featured on 'Finding Your Roots.'
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  • 48 minutes ago
Arlington

Mother found dead inside Arlington home

Mother found dead inside Arlington homeA woman was found dead in an Arlington home Friday morning, Arlington County police said.
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  • 20 hours, 7 minutes ago
World

Hundreds of migrants feared drowned in Mediterranean

Hundreds of migrants feared drowned in MediterraneanItalian Premier Matteo Renzi said at least 24 people were confirmed dead, but the death toll is expected to rise.
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  • 34 minutes ago
Life

Earth Day rally and concert in Washington draws crowds

Earth Day rally and concert in Washington draws crowdsA concert attendee dances and blows bubbles during the 2015 Earth Day concert in Washington.
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  • 19 hours, 23 minutes ago
Crime

How 4 men became murderers without killing anyone

How 4 men became murderers without killing anyoneThe case of four young men from Elkhart, who are each serving a five-decade sentence for a murder they did not commit, brings attention to a decades-old controversial and highly criticized but widely used doctrine of criminal law.
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  • 8 hours, 51 minutes ago
Nation

Best memory advice? Exercise, stimulating hobbies

Best memory advice? Exercise, stimulating hobbiesYou can take steps to protect your memory as you age, new research suggests.
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  • 9 hours, 7 minutes ago
MD News

2 children rescued from house fire in Clinton

2 children rescued from house fire in ClintonTwo children were rescued from a house fire in Clinton, Md. Sunday morning, according to Prince George's County Fire.
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  • 8 hours, 52 minutes ago
News

Veteran reinstates flagpole in front yard

Veteran reinstates flagpole in front yardIt was the fight for freedom, in her own neighborhood.
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News

WUSA9 News will start at 11:30 p.m. on April 19

WUSA9 News will start at 11:30 p.m. on April 19On Sunday, The 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards airs 8-11:30 p.m. & WUSA9 News from 11:30 p.m.-12:05 a.m.
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  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
Laurel

Two men detained after 5 hour standoff in Laurel

Two men detained after 5 hour standoff in LaurelTwo men were detained Sunday morning after a five hour standoff at a Laurel apartment, according to Laurel police.
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  • 7 hours, 34 minutes ago
Oxon Hill

14 children, 13 adults displaced in Md. apartment fire

14 children, 13 adults displaced in Md. apartment fireFourteen children and 13 adults were displaced Saturday after a utility closet fire in an Oxon Hill apartment building, according to Prince George's County Fire.
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DC News

Census Bureau suspect chased women to shooting scene

Census Bureau suspect chased women to shooting sceneThe man accused of shooting a guard at the U.S. Census Bureau last week ended up at the scene after chasing two women.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Features

Va. man's dream of becoming police officer comes true

Va. man's dream of becoming police officer comes trueA 21-year-old man with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy was given the chance to make his dream of becoming a police officer a reality earlier this week.
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  • 23 hours, 55 minutes ago
People

Bublé's butt pic on Instagram ignites furor

Bublé's butt pic on Instagram ignites furorSinger's wife took photo of woman in short shorts who didn't know she was in shot.
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News

Homeless man discovers forgotten bank account

Homeless man discovers forgotten bank accountJohn Helinski was once homeless, sleeping on a cardboard box by a bus stop.
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  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
DC News

Graffiti artist arrested for vandalizing Metro railcars

Graffiti artist arrested for vandalizing Metro railcarsA New York graffiti artist has been arrested for vandalizing Metro railcars, according to Metro Transit Police.
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DC News

Students raise awareness for missing Georgetown alum

Students raise awareness for missing Georgetown alumStudents at Georgetown University are taking action to help draw attention to a missing alumni.
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  • 1 day, 17 hours ago
Bethesda

Md. karate teacher who taped sex acts with students fled country

Md. karate teacher who taped sex acts with students fled countryA Montgomery County karate teacher who taped sex acts with male students has fled the country, according to police.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Features

Wounded veteran surprised with messages on new home

Wounded veteran surprised with messages on new homeNeighbors write personal messages on the beams and wood on the framework of a home being built for a wounded veteran.
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  • 16 hours, 29 minutes ago
DC News

23-year-old man fatally stabbed in SE DC

23-year-old man fatally stabbed in SE DCA 23-year-old man was fatally stabbed in Southeast, D.C. Friday, according to the Metropolitan Police Department.
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  • 20 hours, 35 minutes ago
Consumer

Neiman Marcus accused of selling fake fur that was real

Neiman Marcus accused of selling fake fur that was realNeiman Marcus is being accused of selling products made with fake fur that actually is real fur.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
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