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Professor takes the Redskins name change controversy to the FCC

Professor takes the Redskins name change controversy to the FCCA local professor is challenging the license renewal of a sports radio station for using what he says is the derogatory term 'Redskins".
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Cabbie who stole from passengers sentenced

Cabbie who stole from passengers sentencedA male cab driver who prosecutors say dressed as a woman and talked drunken passengers into giving him their ATM cards and PINs has been sentenced.
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The Washington Post endorses Bowser for DC mayor

The Washington Post endorses Bowser for DC mayorThe Washington Post has endorsed Democrat Muriel Bowser for District of Columbia mayor.
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  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
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Candidates face off in final DC mayoral debate

Candidates face off in final DC mayoral debateThe three candidates for D.C. mayor faced off in their final debate on Thursday evening.
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  • 2 days, 14 hours ago
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Trial of American University professor set for January

Trial of American University professor set for JanuaryThe trial for an American University professor who was arrested for breaking into a building near campus and setting a fire is set for January 20.
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Ebola #FactsNotFear: Your questions answered

Ebola #FactsNotFear: Your questions answeredWUSA9 has been gathering your questions about Ebola from Facebook and Twitter and is here to provide you with the facts.
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  • 3 days, 6 hours ago
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DC Vote Champions of Democracy Awards Gala

DC Vote Champions of Democracy Awards GalaDC Vote's Champions of Democracy Awards Gala gathered 300 guests at the Thomas Jefferson Building of the Library of Congress, 10/15/14.<br /> The event celebrated the philanthropic and democratic spirit of the award-winning political cartoonist Herb Block....
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Consumer

WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on Ebola scams

WUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" on Ebola scamsWUSA 9 Call For Action "Heads Up" FTC warns public of Ebola scams
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  • 3 days, 21 hours ago
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PHOTOS: Cowboy protest in D.C.

PHOTOS: Cowboy protest in D.C.The Cowboy Express rode out of Bedega Bay, California, on September 26th, beginning a 2,800 mile journey east to D.C.
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TSA head retiring in December

TSA head retiring in DecemberThursday, the Transportation Security Administration announced that its administrator is retiring after more than four and a half years with the agency.
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Great ShakeOut getting underway at National Cathedral

Great ShakeOut getting underway at National CathedralAuthorities are trying to spread the word about earthquake preparedness and one of the big local event is about to get underway at the National Cathedral.
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Georgetown

Georgetown Rabbi accused of putting camera in showers released

Georgetown Rabbi accused of putting camera in showers releasedA prominent Georgetown rabbi arrested for voyeurism was released on his own recognizance Wednesday.
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DC News

TRAFFIC BLOG: Several accidents slow traffic in DC metro

TRAFFIC BLOG: Several accidents slow traffic in DC metroWe're keeping our eye on traffic incidents in the D.C. metro area on Wednesday before you start your evening commute.
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Help Them Play, text 25543 and tag a friend

Help Them Play, text 25543 and tag a friendHelp Them Play, text 25543 to make a donation and then tag a friend
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DC election officials say they've addressed delays

DC election officials say they've addressed delaysElections officials in the nation's capital say they've addressed computer glitches that led to major delays in counting votes during the April 1 primary.
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Pets

Pet of the Week: Kohana

Pet of the Week: KohanaMeet Kohana! This darling two month-old hound mix puppy is absolutely adorable! She is friendly, playful, curious, energetic…and always up for a good time. Kohana is one of almost 20 puppies currently available at the Washington Animal Rescue League.
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#HelpThemPlay: Playground opens at DC General shelter

#HelpThemPlay: Playground opens at DC General shelterDonations are desperately needed to keep it staffed and open.
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PHOTOS: Playground opens at DC General

PHOTOS: Playground opens at DC GeneralRibbon cutting
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Community college students prepare for high demand jobs of the future

Community college students prepare for high demand jobs of the future'Where the Jobs Are' looks at the occupations in demand in the next three years.
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MISSING: 39-year-old DC woman

MISSING: 39-year-old DC womanThe Metropolitan Police Department is searching for a missing 39-year-old woman from NW, D.C., who was last seen Monday, authorities said.
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Oxon Hill crash: 2 moms, 10 children, 2 funerals

Oxon Hill crash: 2 moms, 10 children, 2 funeralsThe family of two moms killed in a horrible crash in Oxon Hill is struggling to cover the burial costs.
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DC News

Benghazi terror attack suspect indicted on additional charges

Benghazi terror attack suspect indicted on additional chargesThe suspect in the 2012 Benghazi terrorist attacks was indicted on additional charges Tuesday.
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Person wanted in DC armed robbery

Person wanted in DC armed robberyPolice are searching for a person of interest in connection with an armed robbery in NE, DC.
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Plan to close DC General Family Shelter released

Plan to close DC General Family Shelter releasedOn Tuesday, the Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services a plan to close the DC General Family Shelter and replace it with "smaller, community-based shelters" for families.
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  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
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2 transported after shooting close to DC middle school

2 transported after shooting close to DC middle schoolTwo people were injured after a shooting nearby a DC middle school Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
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  • 5 days, 20 hours ago
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Car crash that killed family, 1 other under investigation

Car crash that killed family, 1 other under investigationPrince George's County police continue to investigate a crash that killed four family members and another woman in Oxon Hill.
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DC named one of the 'rattiest cities' in the US

DC named one of the 'rattiest cities' in the USD.C. is crawling with rodents, according to Orkin, which put the nation's capital on its Top 20 Rattiest Cities List.
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  • 6 days, 17 hours ago