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39 min ago | EDGE
On Dec. 2, a D.C. Superior Court jury found Michael Poth, 22, of Washington, guilty of manslaughter while armed in the fatal stabbing of 24-year-old fellow Marine Philip Bushong in the city's Barracks Row neighborhood during the early morning hours of April 21, 2012.
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Should prostitution be legalized?
4 hrs ago | WGBH
New York State Trooper Clayton Howell checks a screen that displays driving records inside his patrol SUV.
8 hrs ago | Advocate
Glenn Beck may have stepped away from his soapbox at Fox News, but he's still peddling the same victim mentality on his new online network, "The Blaze."
13 hrs ago | CBS Local
Last June the Supreme Court ruled that same-sex couples, legally married in jurisdictions that recognize their marriages, will be treated as married for federal tax purposes, including income taxes and gift and estate taxes.
17 hrs ago | Politico
Even in states where Obamacare enrollment is booming, insurance companies are running into significant behind-the-scenes technical glitches that could threaten Jan. 1 health coverage.
Gay weddings made up 17 percent of marriages in Washington this past year, the first year gay marriages were legal in the state, state officials reported Wednesday.
A District of Columbia police officer charged with producing child pornography is due in federal court for a bond review.
If you want to be insured come Jan. 1, you have to pay your first month's premium by your insurer's due date, often Dec. 31. Sounds simple enough, but federal officials and insurers are concerned that many consumers don't realize they have to take this last step and will remain uninsured.
After a threatened pullout over a DC minimum wage dispute Walmart opened two new stores in the District of Columbia on Wednesday.
Alderson Broaddus had no trouble avenging an earlier season non-conference loss to the University of the District of Columbia Wednesday at Rex Pyles Arena, defeating the Firebirds in dominating fashion, 95-65.
First Lady Michelle Obama welcomed military families to the White House today to unveil this year's holiday decorations and thank them for their sacrifices and service to the country.
The District of Columbia's Fire Department recently came into possession of 13 new ambulances to supplement the city's aging fleet, but there's one problem.
The D.C. Council has given preliminary approval to an increase in the District of Columbia's minimum wage to $11.50 an hour, one of the nation's highest.
All 50 states and the District of Columbia have more lax financial disclosure rules for their high court justices than the disclosure requirements for federal judges, according to an analysis from a watchdog group.
Republicans are fighting Republicans. Teacher unions are linking arms with tea partyers.
He's known as a Civilian Aide to the Secretary of the Army. The positions were created in 1922.