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Washington, DC, Washington DC is located in District of Columbia County. Zip codes in Washington, DC include 20409, 20350, and 20578. The median home price in Washington, DC is $449,900 which is roughly $432/per square foot. More Washington, DC information.

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1 hr ago | Daily Kos

Mr. Chance is going to Washington, and he needs suggestions

This is not a political diary, so my apologies for that, but many are familiar with the DC area, so that's why I wrote this diary.

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4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Review: a Back Channel,a by Stephen L. Carter

Stephen L. Carter , the author of this fictionalized account of the 1962 Cuban missile crisis, is both a law professor at Yale and a prolific writer.

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6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Traversing two D.C.s, from Dunbar High to Georgetown U.

When Johnathon Carrington makes a trip home to visit his mother or get what he considers a decent haircut, the Georgetown University student takes a G2 Metrobus that carries him four miles east across a divide that separates the city where he goes to school from the city where he grew up.

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7 hrs ago | WSB-TV

Jamie Dupree's Washington Insider: Congress stumbles toward a summer break

The focus in the Congress this week is on getting a few things done before the annual summer break for lawmakers, as after this Friday, the House and Senate won't be in legislative session again until after Labor Day, what's known in Washington, D.C. as the August Recess.

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8 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Intelsat moves into new Tysons office, part of a wave of tenants wooed by Silver Line

Making your way to the entrance of 7900 Tysons One Place - the 22-story office tower where satellite communications company Intelsat relocated two weeks ago - involves a maze of orange cones, tall construction fences and men in hard hats working on adjacent buildings.

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9 hrs ago | The Wave

D.C. insider: Our bureau chief offers her tips on seeing Washington

Read David McCullough's wonderful book "1776" and watch the classic "All the President's Men" about President Richard Nixon and the Watergate scandal or the Netflix series "House of Cards."

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11 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

Uber driver arrested for DC sexual assault charge

District of Columbia police say detectives have arrested a man after a woman reported an Uber car service driver had sexually assaulted her.

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12 hrs ago | Switched

Federal Judge Strikes Down D.C. Handgun Ban

A federal judge on Saturday overturned Washington D.C.'s ban on carrying handguns outside the home, saying it was unconstitutional.

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20 hrs ago | Free Republic

Why Many People In The Middle Now Identify With The Left

While the country has become more liberal in some ways, the Republican Party has moved to the extreme right, and the Democratic Party has filled in the vacuum in the middle by also moving to the right on many issues.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Tyler Morning Telegraph

Lawmakers complain Obama too aloof with Congress

This July 24, 2014, file photo shows Speaker of the House John Boehner of Ohio, during a news conference on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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Switched

John Boehner Leans On 'Worst Pop Singer Ever' For Talking Points On Jobs

House Speaker John Boehner speaks before signing the bipartisan legislation Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act at the U.S. Capitol July 11, 2014 in Washington, DC.

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The White Rhino Report

Amaluna Moves to Washington, D.C. - Re-CALI-brating the White Rhino's Cirque de Soleil Experience

During the past three weeks, while the cast and crew of Amaluna have taken a richly deserved vacation, the eponymous and mysterious island has been making a silent and invisible voyage.

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CBS Local

Police Investigating Homicide in SE Washington

The Metropolitan Police Department says officers were called Saturday around 12:15 a.m. to the 200 block of Savannah Street SE.

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Switched

John Walsh Backtracks On Blaming PTSD For Plagiarism

U.S. Sen. John Walsh is backtracking on earlier statements suggesting post-traumatic stress disorder from his Iraq War military service played a role in why he plagiarized his masters' thesis in 2007.

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Hospitality Net

Steven J. Smith has been appointed General Manager at Grand Hyatt Washington - DC, USA

Smith brings 29 years of experience with Hyatt to his new role at Grand Hyatt Washington, having started his career in 1985 at Hyatt Regency Crystal City.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Washington Post

Carol Schwartz, the District's perennial mayoral candidate, tries again

"Remember me?" The voice, nasal and deep, is instantly familiar. "I'm trying to come back."

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WFTV Orlando

U.S. Rep. to talk with TSA brass after Channel 9 reporter questioned over DC driver's license

A member of Congress is stepping in to pressure the Transportation Safety Administration after Eyewitness News reporter Justin Gray was questioned about his District of Columbia driver's license at Orlando International Airport nearly two weeks ago.

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NewsOK.com

House votes to boost child tax credit for some

More families with higher incomes could claim the popular child tax credit under a bill that won approval Friday in the House.

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The Washington Post

Metro reboots faulty a next-traina signs for Blue Line

This was among the things Blue Line riders complained about this week as they dealt with less frequent service: The next-train signs on the platforms weren't always telling them when a Blue Line train would reach their platform.

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The Washington Post

Street Smart: What to do at the Southwest Waterfront

Just south of the National Mall and a short distance from Nationals Park, the Southwest Waterfront, referred to as simply "The Wharf," offers a mini-escape from the heat and congestion of city life.

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