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Group asks DC lawmakers to stop Pepco-Exelon merger

Group asks DC lawmakers to stop Pepco-Exelon mergerFriday, D.C. lawmakers will listen to testimony from members of the public advocacy group "Public Citizen."
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Person of interest wanted in theft of credit card

Person of interest wanted in theft of credit cardA person is being sought in connection with stealing a credit card in NW, D.C.
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Suspects wanted in W St, NW, DC burglary

Suspects wanted in W St, NW, DC burglaryPolice are searching for two suspects in connection with a NW DC burglary.
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Person of interest sought in attempted bank robbery

Person of interest sought in attempted bank robberyD.C. Police need your help identifying a person of interest in connection with an attempted bank robbery.
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DC man makes Facebook plea to find long-lost father

DC man makes Facebook plea to find long-lost fatherA DC man has made a poignant plea for help via social media to locate the father he's never met.
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Man in DC searching for long-lost father

Man in DC searching for long-lost fatherA man living in the Brookland neighborhood of D.C. is searching for his long-lost father.
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Metro announces changes after smoke incident

Metro announces changes after smoke incidentMetro officials announced at a board meeting that they'll be making significant changes in the wake of the deadly smoke incident.
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Senators question Holder on police use of motion detectors

Senators question Holder on police use of motion detectorsThe Senate Judiciary committee submitted a letter questioning the use of radar devices
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W.H.: No Obama-Netanyahu meeting in March

W.H.: No Obama-Netanyahu meeting in MarchPresident Obama will not meet with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu when he travels to Washington in March.
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Man shot on Howard Road in Southeast

Man shot on Howard Road in SoutheastD.C. police are investigating a shooting in Southeast D.C. Thursday afternoon.
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CAUGHT ON CAM: DC police seek violent robbery suspects

CAUGHT ON CAM: DC police seek violent robbery suspectsD.C. police are asking for the public's help identifying two persons of interest in a robbery force and violence offense.
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NTSB: Anomalies in Metro's ventilation system

NTSB: Anomalies in Metro's ventilation systemAnomalies in Metro's ventilation system may have caused the deadly smoke incident on a Yellow Line train earlier this month, according to NTSB.
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Congress: Ventilation drew smoke into stricken subway train

Congress: Ventilation drew smoke into stricken subway trainMembers of Congress briefed on the Metro smoke incident said the system's ventilation fans didn't work properly.
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Cannonball discovered in Georgetown home

Cannonball discovered in Georgetown homeA cannonball discovered in a D.C. home is on its way to Fort Belvoir.
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Christopher Barry pleads not guilty in bank incident

Christopher Barry pleads not guilty in bank incidentChristopher Barry pleaded not guilty to charges in connection to an incident at a D.C. bank on Wednesday.
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Metro ridership is up despite smoke, possible fare hike

Metro ridership is up despite smoke, possible fare hikeWUSA9 asked Metro if ridership has decreased since last Monday's deadly smoke incident, but they say more riders have ridden Metro each day
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DC schools to spend $20 million on program for minority boys

DC schools to spend $20 million on program for minority boysPublic school leaders in DC say they'll spend $20 million on a program intended to help black and Latino boys succeed.
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DC Library holds marathon reading of "1984"

DC Library holds marathon reading of "1984"The D.C. Public Library held a marathon reading of George's Orwell's 1984 on Wednesday.
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Scherzer, Nats agree to $210M, 7-year deal

Scherzer, Nats agree to $210M, 7-year dealA person familiar with the negotiations says Max Scherzer has agreed to a $210 million contract with the Nationals.
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CPSC recalls more than 80,000 bottles of cleaner

CPSC recalls more than 80,000 bottles of cleanerCleaner and degreaser product poses potential toxic hazard
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Man arrested for shooting on Metro bus in DC

Man arrested for shooting on Metro bus in DCMetro Transit Police have arrested one of the people wanted in a shooting on a Metrobus that occurred Monday night.
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Woman shot in leg, 3 suspects wanted in DC

Woman shot in leg, 3 suspects wanted in DCA woman was shot in Southeast D.C. on Wednesday night and police continue to look for the suspects.
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President Obama delivers State of the Union Address

President Obama delivers State of the Union AddressPresident Obama said Tuesday the nation is ready to "turn the page" from years of hardship, and used his State of the Union speech to promote an ambitious program of "middle class economics" in the face of new Republican majorities in Congress.
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#SOTU Fitness challenge: Shape up during the State of the Union

#SOTU Fitness challenge: Shape up during the State of the UnionWant to honor your New Year's Resolution and shape up during tonight's State of the Union address? Then take the #SOTU fitness challenge!
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Obama to stress middle class in State of the Union

Obama to stress middle class in State of the UnionPresident Obama will argue Tuesday that the nation has "turned the page" from its past economic problems and use his annual State of the Union speech to push long-blocked Democratic ideas in the face of new Republican majorities in Congress.
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Metro board meeting leaves no clear answers for tragedy

Metro board meeting leaves no clear answers for tragedyD.C. Councilmembers kicked out the public and the media today and still didn't get any clear answers to the safety questions haunting Metro riders and the investigation of last week's chaos in a smoke-filled Metro tunnel.
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New police radars can detect motion behind walls

New police radars can detect motion behind wallsDozens of police departments have been equipped with new radars that can detect where people are in their homes.
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