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2 hrs ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph
Back in July, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia struck down Washington, D.C.'s ban on carrying handguns in public.
3 hrs ago | Examiner.com
At the request of federal attorneys, the case of Benjamin Huff has been "removed" from the District of Columbia, where the $100 ticket was issued by local police.
8 hrs ago | Lucianne.com
Attorney General Eric H. Holder Jr. is enjoying a tidal wave of laudatory press coverage for his activism on the Ferguson, Mo., shooting and subsequent protests.
Al Jazeera America has picked up on a report from the Girl Scouts Research Institute which looked at regional differences for girls, and concluded: If you want the best for your daughter, consider moving north.
Many motorists outside the US have dreamed about cruising at high speeds on America's long, straight for miles highways.
School buses are clogging the roads once more as students return for another round of reading, writing and arithmetic.
On August 6, 2014, the United States District Court for the District of Columbia enjoined CMS, its Medicare Administrative Contractors , and the Provider Reimbursement Review Board from applying the self-disallowance regulation to any pending or future administrative appeal to the PRRB that involves a MAC's failure to issue a timely notice of ... (more)
A coalition of lawyers filed a lawsuit Friday to halt the quick deportation of Central American woman and children, saying immigrants at a New Mexico detention center don't have proper access to lawyers and are being forced to clean restrooms and retell stories of rape in front of children.
EPA is proposing , at the request of the State of Maine, to require the sale of reformulated gasoline in York, Cumberland, Sagadahoc, Androscoggin, Kennebec, Knox and Lincoln counties in southern Maine starting in June 2015.
Colorado has added state and local government jobs at the second fastest pace of any state since the U.S. economy slipped into recession in late 2007, according to a report from the Economic Policy Institute .
Federal Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia M. Burwell and Education Secretary Arne Duncan recently announced that applications are now available for the $250 million Preschool Development Grants competition.
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In the year 2000, the District of Columbia had three miles of bike lanes. Today, the district has roughly 80 miles of bike infrastructure , including the first lanes in historically underserved Ward 8 .
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 09:51 am
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