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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 $449,500 which is roughly $423/per square foot. More Washington, DC information.

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2 hrs ago | Time

1812: The War No One Wants to Commemorate

It was a war we won, despite the burning of Washington D.C. by British soldiers in 1814.

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6 hrs ago | Curbed

Looking Back: Floods & Flowers: See D.C.'s Past With Vintage Newsreels

Nothing demonstrates the timelessness of D.C.'s biggest tourist attractions quite like old video footage.

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10 hrs ago | Jaunted

Washington: Where to Go with Your Tax Refund: The Museums and Monuments of Washington DC

Tax day is here, and you're probably excited...but not because you love sifting through receipts and credit card statements.

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12 hrs ago | City Paper

How an African Kidnapping Crisis Has Terrorized D.C.'s Eritrean Immigrants

The phone call came from eastern Sudan, just as the grocer reached the corner of U and 9th streets NW on a spring day three years ago.

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16 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

Police were tipped off about gang activity near National Zoo on day of shooting

Monday's shooting near the National Zoo came as a surprise to most people, but it turns out that police may have known that trouble was coming.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Big News Network.com

Middle East envoy unlikely to deliver peace deal

Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.

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NBC Washington

Century-Old Shipwreck Found in SF

A steamship that sank with 16 passengers aboard in 1888 has been rediscovered under the Golden Gate Bridge, according to the lead archaeologist who found the boat sitting upright, covered in mud.

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Examiner.com

Maytime specials in Washington

Monday, May 5th is Cinco de Mayo, to be celebrated at Richard Sandoval's Washington restaurants with three special margaritas, priced at $5 each, just on the 5th of May. The restaurants are Masa 14, El Centro, D.F., and Zengo.

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Examiner.com

Precision Auto Insurance offers auto insurance that is all about the customer

All Americans who can afford to buy a car are required by law to buy auto insurance.

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The Huffington Post

Elizabeth Warren On Whether Women Are Treated Differently Than Men In Washington: 'Yep.'

"You try to get to the things that really matter, to get to the issues that matter to you, to make sure that your voice gets heard on behalf of the people who sent you to Washington to work for them," Warren said.

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Voice of America

Keystone XL Pipeline Protesters Gather in Washington

Shane Red Hawk of the Sioux Tribe from South Dakota, center, rides a horse with other Native Americans, cowboys, farmers, ranchers and environmentalists during the 'Reject and Protect' rally protesting the Keystone XL pipeline, April 22, 2014.

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NBC Washington

18 Facts About Our Own Little Piece of Earth

Tuesday is Earth Day. There's an "endangered" song , Earth Day freebies , and plenty of local events -- but how much do you know about D.C.'s environment? 490: The number of metric tons of air pollution D.C. trees remove from the air every year.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

The Times of Israel

Holocaust whistleblower Jan Karski honored by Georgetown

Jan Karski, a World War II Polish resistance fighter who risked his life to bring firsthand reports of the Holocaust to the Allies, is being remembered and celebrated at Georgetown University in Washington, DC this year, the 100th anniversary of his birth.

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USA Today

#FF: John Kerry's dog is on Twitter#FF: John Kerry's dog is on...

Secretary of State John Kerry's tweet marking his dog Ben's first birthday contained very important news that wasn't shrouded in Washingtonian diplo-speak.

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Washington Times

'Scandal' season ender a TV ratings winner for ABC

ABC's explosive season-ending episode of "Scandal" was seen by 10.6 million viewers last week, the biggest audience ever for the drama.

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Rebuilding Place in the Urban Space

Good urban opportunities often degenerate: 1511 A Street NE, Washington, DC

Last week, the Washington Post had a story, " Under zoning code, few restrictions on what can be built on NE property ," about a tricky development "battle" in Northeast DC, where a developer intends to develop a five-story condominium building in the midst of two-story rowhouses, to take advantage of the higher height allowed within a commercially ... (more)

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The Daily Beast

Groupon GovernmentBy Nick Gillespie

These days only suckers pay retail for restaurants, clothes, and massages. And tanks, medicine, retirement, border patrol, and nearly every other thing the federal government provides.

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Washington Times

SIMMONS: Let us not forget to remember warriors in war on terror

There is no single memorial to our members of U.S. forces who were killed serving in our war on terror.

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The Washington Post

President Obama said Democrats should run on Obamacare. So, will they?

The last seven days have been the best seven days for the Affordable Care Act in quite some time -- and maybe ever.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Mayor Tomlinson, Colin Martin swap barbs in election debate

Joe Paull jpaull@ledger-enquirer.com Mayor Teresa Tomlinson and mayoral challenger Colin Martin answer questions during a debate at CSU Monday evening.

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