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The data breach at Target Corp. that exposed millions of credit card numbers has focused attention on the patchwork of state consumer notification laws and renewed a push for a single national standard.
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In this Feb. 6, 2014, file photo, Washington, D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray joins the Congressional Black Caucus on the national day of prayer to remember the poor and homeless, at the Capitol in Washington.
From the peak of our subterranean mountain of collapsed rock inside Windsor Cave in Jamaica, my companion Cindy thought she heard a river in the distance.
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Attorney Larry Klayman is facing an April 7-8 hearing with the Board on Professional Responsibility of the District of Columbia Bar.
US citizen Hector Orjuela was sentenced to 30 years in prison followed by lifelong supervision for child molestation and producing child pornography Foreigners looking for work as English teachers in China take part in a training session in Beijing, China.
An NAACP delegation will take the concerns of minority communities in the United States to the UN Human Rights Council's review of the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, scheduled to take place in Geneva, Switzerland from March 9 to 15. The International Covenant is a treaty that outlines broad and fundamental civil and political ... (more)
The examples are becoming too ridiculous to ignore, don't you think? On Thursday, the military's sexual assault morass was on display on both shores of the Potomac River.
Today , LEED Exposed , a project of the Environmental Policy Alliance , released research showing that large privately-owned buildings in Washington D.C. certified under the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design standards, actually use more energy than uncertified buildings.
Federal grants to develop state health exchanges cost more than $1.2 billion, says Peter Suderman, senior editor at Reason Magazine.
Though DNA evidence gets all the glamor in TV crime shows, it is new eyewitnesses who more often help solve cold cases, a study finds.
President Obama carried his healthcare reform message directly to Latinos on Thursday, urging the members of that vast community to obtain coverage under the Affordable Care Act before the approaching March 31 deadline.
Garfield M. Taylor, 55, of Rockville, Maryland, pleaded guilty today to a securities fraud charge stemming from operating a Ponzi scheme that resulted in investors losing approximately $25 million that they invested with companies he controlled.
Despite opposition from Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton , D-D.C., District leaders advanced a plan to create a new need-based scholarship program funded by the city.
Whether legally married or registered as domestic partners, gay and lesbian couples from certain states and the District of Columbia can file joint tax returns.
Automotive fatalities have been on the decline in recent years , hovering near historic lows.