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2 wanted for convenience store robbery in NE DC

2 wanted for convenience store robbery in NE DCD.C. police are looking for two men who help up a convenience store in Northeast on Monday.
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Metro tests real-time info signs at 4 bus stops

Metro tests real-time info signs at 4 bus stopsThursday, Metro crews are installing and testing real-time customer information displays at four bus stops before putting more signs at additional bus stops in the spring.
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Washington Monument closed all day for elevator repair

Washington Monument closed all day for elevator repairAll tickets will be honored after the monument reopens.
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Man sought for armed robbery on Connecticut Ave NW

Man sought for armed robbery on Connecticut Ave NWPolice released video from the scene of the robbery in the 4200 block of Connecticut Avenue NW.
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PHOTOS: Cherry Blossoms in December? You bet!

PHOTOS: Cherry Blossoms in December? You bet!Cherry Blossoms are making a surprise appearance in December on the National Mall.
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Snow day policy change for federal employees effective now

Snow day policy change for federal employees effective nowFederal agencies are not going to excuse absences for government employees who have paid leave on a day the federal government has to close for snow.
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Mayor Gray delivers farewell speech

Mayor Gray delivers farewell speechMayor Vincent Gray delivered a farewell speech on Wednesday evening.
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Sony yanks 'The Interview' from theaters

Sony yanks 'The Interview' from theatersSony Pictures issued a statement Wednesday saying their "paramount interest is in the safety of employees and theater-goers."
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Bubba Watson releases "Bubbaclaus" music video

Bubba Watson releases "Bubbaclaus" music videoGolfer Bubba Watson is getting into the holiday spirit.
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Soccer fans celebrate approval for new DC United stadium

Soccer fans celebrate approval for new DC United stadiumA deal could be sealed Wednesday for a new D.C. United soccer stadium.
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Alan Gross released from Cuban prison, back in US

Alan Gross released from Cuban prison, back in USAlan Gross of Maryland, who has been in a Cuban prison for five years, is back in the United States.
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Alan Gross: 'Freedom is not free'

Alan Gross: 'Freedom is not free'The American contractor released from prison in Cuba after five years has made his first public statement.
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MD, VA schools win $10,000 in jingle sing off

MD, VA schools win $10,000 in jingle sing offTwo elementary schools in the District area will be awarded funding Thursday by Michael & Son.
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Vatican releases statement on U.S.-Cuba relations

Vatican releases statement on U.S.-Cuba relations"The Holy See will continue to assure its support for initiatives which both nations will undertake to strengthen their bilateral relations and promote the wellbeing of their respective citizens."
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Secretary of State Kerry statement on Cuba policy changes

Secretary of State Kerry statement on Cuba policy changes"For five and a half decades since, our policy toward Cuba has remained virtually frozen, and done little to promote a prosperous, democratic and stable Cuba."
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Rubio denounces US moves toward normalizing relations with Cuba

Rubio denounces US moves toward normalizing relations with CubaRepublican Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida says the U.S. and Cuba are moving toward normalized banking and trade ties, and that the U.S. is poised to open an embassy in Havana in the coming months.
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Chief Lanier's candid remarks on bad cops, special prosecutors

Chief Lanier's candid remarks on bad cops, special prosecutorsPolice Chief Cathy Lanier made some candid and surprising remarks on Tuesday.
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DC is 12th on best big US cities for food list

DC is 12th on best big US cities for food listEditors ranked 40 cities with populations of approximately 500,000 people or more by food and drink.
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Road blocked due to water main break on 15th St NW

Road blocked due to water main break on 15th St NWPolice are blocking part of 15th St NW in DC on Wednesday morning due to a water main break.
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Water main break near Metro Center repaired

Water main break near Metro Center repairedTuesday morning's Metro commute got off to a rough start as people were forced to evacuate the Metro Center station due to a water main break that impacted the Blue, Orange and Silver lines
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Obama signs $1.1 trillion spending bill into law

Obama signs $1.1 trillion spending bill into lawPresident Obama signed a $1.1 trillion spending bill into law Tuesday night.
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Local Sports

USOC decides to bid for 2024; city still undecided

USOC decides to bid for 2024; city still undecidedThe U.S. Olympic Committee has decided to bid for the 2024 Olympics.
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DCPS to monitor special education program again

DCPS to monitor special education program againAfter nearly two decades of federal court monitoring, D.C. Public Schools is gaining back control of its special education system.
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Free fans festival to be held near Nats Park for Winter Classic

Free fans festival to be held near Nats Park for Winter ClassicThere will be a festival for fans near National Park the day of the Winter Classic.
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Demonstrators temporarily block 3rd street tunnel

Demonstrators temporarily block 3rd street tunnelDemonstrators blocked the 3rd Street Tunnel on Monday evening.
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New York Ave NE reopens after gas leak

New York Ave NE reopens after gas leakThe 500 block of New York Avenue, NE has reopened in both directions after a gas leak.
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Pet of the Week: Tali

Pet of the Week: TaliStaff members say if you're looking for a young, happy-go-lucky, energetic dog, then you should look no further than Tali!
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  • 3 days, 23 hours ago