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46 min ago | Bride's Magazine
Every newlywed couple wants their honeymoon to be as romantic as possible, but not all just-married pairs want to jet off to the usual suspects like Paris or Venice.
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46 min ago | World News Report
Much has been made of date nights among parents, but what about dates with one's self? A given period of time when a parent can forego the greatest sacrifice having children usually demands -- that of time -- to pursue interests that have nothing to do with cartoons, rainbow looms or homework.
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5 hrs ago | The Washington Evening Journal
This is a picture of Russ Parker when he was over in South Korea during the Korean War.
8 hrs ago | Southwest News-Herald
Blaming the chronic financial woes of Chicago and Illinois on corruption, wasteful government spending and voter apathy, Better Government Association President Andy Shaw urged the audience at the April 9 Archer Heights Civic Association to vote the 'bums out.'
12 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
There's a red fox living on the grounds of the White House. The elusive critter has called the presidential residence home since last fall, and no one's been able to catch him.
We have become a world obsessed with rankings. The 23 best cupcakes in Washington.
KRT OLYMPIC SPORTS STORY SLUGGED: OLYMPICS KRT PHOTOGRAPH BY DAVID BERGMAN/MIAMI HERALD NAGANO, Japan, February 22 -- The American flag is raised next to the Japanese flag during the playing of the respective national anthems Sunday at closing ceremonies for the 1998 Winter Olympics in Nagano, Japan.
Riding there on a recent chilly spring morning, I see the Potomac River to my left, serene in some spots, roaring with foamy fury in others.
American public policy massively subsidizes a way of life that appeals to a shrinking number of Americans.
It's where global change takes shape, and history is made. But those changemakers still eat, drink, and shop like the rest of us - and local businesses serve up all they could want and more.
Two 19-year-old men have been charted in an armed carjacking that occurred in the 200 block of 14th Street, NE.
Wednesday on the east side of I-295 at the Pennsylvania Avenue off ramp, the body of a man was found.
A man was found fatally shot Wednesday afternoon inside a home in the Queens Chapel area of Northeast Washington, D.C. police said.
Jessica Marquier stops to drop her rented bike off at a Capital Bikeshare rack at 21st Street NW near Pennsylvania Avenue in April 2011.
Wednesday marked another Emancipation Day in the District of Columbia, the 152nd anniversary of Abraham Lincoln's signing of a bill freeing slaves in Washington.
"Woodward & Lothrop never strived to be the best but certainly never found itself at the bottom," Michael J. Lisicky writes in his new book.