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Pandemonium In The House
Mayhem erupted in the House Of Representatives before lawmakers voted mostly along party lines to condemn President Donald Trump for his racist comments about four congresswomen of color.
D.C. Neo-Nazi Nears Plea Deal On Federal Gun Charge
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Jeffrey Clark, who said the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting victims "deserved" it, has been in custody since his November arrest.
D.C. Mayor Asks Trump For Reimbursement After Costly July 4 Bash
Mayor Muriel Bowser said Trump's "Salute to America" expenses will further deplete a fund that was never repaid for costs of the president's inauguration.
The True Origins Of The Seth Rich Conspiracy Theory
By Michael Isikoff, Yahoo News
The previously unreported role of Russian intelligence in creating and fostering one of the most insidious conspiracy theories to arise out of the 2016 election is disclosed in “Yahoo News presents: Conspiracyland."
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D.C. Police Mobilize To Keep Peace As Proud Boys Face Overwhelming Counterprotest
Officers manage to separate tense groups in dueling rallies.
Trump Baby Blimp Crashes Washington Independence Day Celebration
The 20-foot balloon has arrived in D.C. as a protest against the president's militaristic Fourth of July extravaganza.
Ex-Defense Secretary Names 'Most Troubling' Aspect Of Donald Trump's July 4 Bash
William Cohen also predicted the party in Washington D.C. would become an annual event under Trump.
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U.S. Military Tries To Reassure Spooked Public As Tanks Roll Into Washington D.C.
Military vehicles move into the capital city ahead of President Donald Trump's Independence Day event.
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Regina Hall's BET Awards Opener Was A Beyoncé-Inspired Go-Go Tribute To D.C.
Moechella came early with Hall's tribute to the #DontMuteDC movement.
Trump Launches 2020 Reelection Bid
President Donald Trump used his 2020 reelection rally to attack democrats and the Mueller investigation.
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Washington D.C. Renames Street Outside NASA Headquarters 'Hidden Figures Way'
The designation honors Katherine Johnson, Mary Jackson and Dorothy Vaughan, the trailblazing black women depicted in the book and movie “Hidden Figures.”
Jon Stewart Advocates For 9/11 First Responders
Former late-night host Jon Stewart pleaded to Congress for additional funding for the 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund.
D.C. Bill Would Make Go-Go The 'Official Music' Of The Gentrifying District
"This music represents the lived experiences of native Washingtonians,” Councilmember Kenyan R. McDuffie said in a press release.
District Of Columbia Could Restore Voting Rights To Felons In Prison
The nation’s capital is set to consider legislation that would let people with felony convictions vote while in prison.
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States Sue Pharmacy Company Behind OxyContin Amid Opioid Crisis
California, Maine, Hawaii and the District of Columbia are accusing Purdue Pharma of helping fuel the rise in drug overdoses linked to opioids.
Trump Says Rolling Thunder D.C.'s Ride Won't End This Year, Mystifying Event's Founder
"I know he means well but I don't know what the story is with they're 'working it out with us,'" Artie Muller said.
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Obama Played Baseball, Football With Kids In D.C. And It Was Extremely Cute
The former president looked extremely cool at bat in his sunglasses and slim-fit pants, and offered kids in an after-school program some presidential wisdom.
Jerry Nadler Threatens To Cite Don McGahn
House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler vows accountability after the former White House counsel, Don McGahn defied a subpoena.
How America Struggles To Solve Homelessness In Rich Cities
America’s homeless population may be on the decline but in wealthy, growing cities the issue is increasing.
Mitch McConnell Promises To Be The ‘Grim Reaper’ Of Progressive Policies
McConnell called himself the “grim reaper” after saying that if he is still in charge in 2020, no progressive policies will be passed.
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Fight To Save Black Culture In Gentrifying D.C. Continues After Go-Go Victory
Community members joined #DontMuteDC to protest efforts to suppress the music that has played at a famed intersection for decades.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Builds Ikea Furniture In Her Unfurnished D.C. Apartment
The freshman lawmaker, who sleeps on a mattress on the floor, munched popcorn and likened the GOP to "The Exorcist" vomiting scene.
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Deaf Transgender Actor Chella Man Talks Being Cast In 'Titans' As Jericho
“I rarely saw sign language authentically represented on screen growing up, so this incredible opportunity has made my heart soar.”
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Childcare Is Broken In America. Washington D.C. Has A Plan To Fix It.
Parents are finding access to affordable, quality childcare nearly impossible. Washington, D.C., wants to be the model of how to fix that.
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These Are The Voting Rights Reforms Chuck Schumer Wants Democrats To Prioritize
The Senate minority leader outlined the priorities on the anniversary of "Bloody Sunday," the 1965 voting rights march where protesters were brutally beaten.
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Alabama Newspaper Publisher Calls On KKK To Get The Ropes And ‘Clean Up D.C.’
“We’ll get the hemp ropes out, loop them over a tall limb and hang all of them,” the author of the piece said.
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