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A Republican-led House subcommittee will hold a hearing next month to examine the District of Columbia's decision to decriminalize possession of small amounts of marijuana.
Authorities can't prosecute Arizona motorists for driving under the influence of marijuana unless the person is impaired at the time of the stop, the state Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in the latest opinion on an issue that several states have grappled with across the nation.
The U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia on Tuesday agreed not to press charges against the second of two women implicated in the beating of Miles DeNiro, who performs in drag as Heidi Glm, in a Manny & Olga's restaurant last June after the suspect, Raymone Harding of Gaithersburg, complied with the terms of a deferred-sentencing ... (more)
Video games are great, but sometimes on-screen action doesn't cut it when it comes to play time.
A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed against Gallaudet University by the school's diversity officer, who the college demoted after she signed an anti-gay marriage petition.
The federal government refused to fire a doctor who it knew raped male prisoners and patients in its prisons and VA hospital system, an alleged victim claims in court.
BOGOTA , Colombia-"Just landed in Columbia. On my way to the hotel," Paris Hilton tweeted last year as her plane touched down in BogotA for the opening of one of her handbag shops.
While the Obama administration has made many changes to what students eat at schools accepting federal subsidies - the most recent change will be felt this year when junk food is banned from vending machines and school stores - it at least makes sure to practice the moderation that it preaches.
Singer Chris Brown's bodyguard, Christopher Hollosy, seen outside a D.C. courthouse last week, has been found guilty of assault against 20-year-old Parker Adams.
On the question of the drug's safety, Pew reports that, "by wide margins, the public views marijuana as less harmful than alcohol, both to personal health and to society more generally."
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A federal judge dismissed discrimination claims filed by the chief diversity officer of Gallaudet University, who was demoted after she signed an anti-gay marriage petition.
The professor did not know if he could solve basic math problems, or if he wanted to learn.
First Lieutenant Dina Elosiebo of Memphis poses with a District of Columbia National Guard UH-60 BlackHawk at Davison Army Airfield in Fort Belvoir, Va., on April 15. Elosiebo is the first female black helicopter pilot in the Washington National Guard.
One way to gauge how quickly the politics surrounding Common Core have changed is to track Gov. Bobby Jindal's journey from full support to abandonment to opposition so strong that he's willing to entertain an end-run around his own allies in the Legislature, on the state education board and in the education department.
DC Armory, Washington, District of Columbia - IBF welterweight champion Shawn Porter retained his title for the first time with a vicious fourth round knockout of two-division champion Paulie Malignaggi .