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3 hrs ago | Daily Mail
Police in Washington D.C. received reports of a man with a gun on the American University campus on Wednesday evening around 8 p.m. Lockdown was lifted 90 minutes later after it the man turned out to be an off-duty officer whose holster was showing His girlfriend tweeted to confirm that he hadn't been taken into custody and that it had all been a ... (more)
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7 hrs ago | The Washington Post
The chief of staff to Sen. Lamar Alexander was arrested Wednesday on charges of possessing and distributing child pornography -- and swiftly fired by the senator.
7 hrs ago | The Washington Post
This image from video provided by WJLA shows Jesse Ryan Loskarn, now the former chief of staff to Sen. Lamar Alexander , being escorted from his Washington home by U.S. Postal Inspector police on Wednesday.
9 hrs ago | CBS Local
A District of Columbia police officer who authorities say was housing a missing teenager inside his apartment was arrested Wednesday on charges of enlisting two girls to work for him as prostitutes.
10 hrs ago | USA Today
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10 hrs ago | Washingtonian.com
Big Night DC For the party-hopper who hates to sit still, Big Night DC boasts fifteen themed party areas, five dance floors, and a performance lineup stacked with more than a dozen DJs and bands.
14 hrs ago | CBS Local
A District of Columbia police officer who was facing charges of producing child pornography has been found dead in the Washington Channel.
16 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Where is Santa Claus? Depends where you look, as NORAD and Google maps offer real-time Santa Claus trackers as the jolly man makes his way across the world delivering gifts.
20 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington
Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, in this Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013 file photo.
Police Officer Marc Washington of the Metropolitan Police Department of Washington, D.C., shown in a court sketch, is accused of taking nude photos of a 15-year-old girl.
John D. Podesta, who co-chaired of the transition team of President-elect Obama in 2008 and once served as President Bill Clinton's chief of staff, will return to the White House as an adviser in January.
A snowstorm that blanketed the U.S. capital led to closure of many federal government offices in Washington Tuesday.
Fashion models helped the Secular Coalition for America debut the group's "Model Secular Policy Guide" for legislators and policymakers Monday on Capitol Hill.
US Secretary of State John Kerry arrives to deliver the keynote address at the 10th Anniversary Saban Forum, Power Shifts: US-Israel Relations in a Dynamic Middle East, in Washington on December 7, 2013.
President Obama announces three nominees, including Patricia Millett , to fill vacancies on the United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia in Washington this June.