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  1. Local roundup: Anti-Semitic fliers found at D.C. homesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A day after anti-Semitic fliers papered a neighborhood in Chevy Chase, Md., similar fliers turned up in a D.C. neighborhood, and people across the region said they had also seen the hateful leaflets at their doorsteps. Multiple people in the Takoma neighborhood in Northwest Washington contacted The Washington Post to say they had found the flier - a two-page compilation of declarations about Jews and falsified quotations - Thursday morning.

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  2. For soccer players, coaches and fans, scandal stings but can't stall love of sportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Morgan Wright has invested a lot in being a soccer nut. He pays extra cable fees to watch international matches on the widescreen in his Maryland living room.

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  3. One dead after gunman opens fire on SUV in rush hour on D.C. highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A bullet-riddled SUV is seen Thursday morning on the Anacostia Freeway in Southwest Washington. A gunman in a car opened fire on a sport utility vehicle during Thursday morning's rush hour on the Anacostia Freeway in Southwest Washington, killing one man and seriously wounding another, according to D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier .

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  4. D.C. police shoot at, chase robbery suspects into Prince George's CountyRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    District police shot at a man they were trying to arrest Thursday morning in connection with a string of robberies that occurred in Southeast Washington. Police said an officer fired one shot and missed.

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  5. One dead after gunman opens fire on vehicle during rush hour on D.C. highwayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A bullet-riddled SUV is seen Thursday morning on the Anacostia Freeway in Southwest Washington. A gunman in a car opened fire on a sport utility vehicle during Thursday morning's rush hour on the Anacostia Freeway in Southwest Washington, killing one man and seriously wounding another, according to D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier .

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  6. D.C. has taken a step to link Georgetown and Rosslyn via overhead gondolaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    When Joe Sternlieb first stumbled across a gondola in Portland seven years ago that was transporting passengers up a steep grade to a medical campus, he thought the unusual mode of transportation could be used in D.C. to carry people over the Potomac River between Georgetown and Rosslyn. But Sternlieb, who is the president of the Georgetown Business Improvement District, thought, "they would never go for that in Washington," and the idea seemed quixotic, at best.

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  7. Two men shot on Anacostia Freeway during rush hour; highway closedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Two men were shot on the Anacostia Freeway in Southwest Washington during Thursday morning's rush hour, snarling traffic headed into the District, a D.C. police spokesman said. One of the victims was in life-threatening condition, said Lt.

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  8. Woman shot in Southeast has died of injuriesRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    A woman who was one of four people shot in separate incidents in Southeast Washington Wednesday night has died, according to D.C. police. The fatal shooting occurred about 9:40 p.m. near Alabama Avenue and Good Hope Road SE, in the area of the Good Hope Marketplace, a shopping center that includes a grocery store, banks and restaurants.

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  9. Street Smart: Joseph Gawlera s Sons, Friendship HeightsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    In the spring of 1969, Mamie Eisenhower arrived at the Friendship Heights funeral home Joseph Gawler's Sons , where her husband lay in state in the Jefferson Room. Former president Eisenhower had died of heart failure on March 28 at Walter Reed Army Medical Center.

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  10. Hearing scheduled for Thursday for accused killer of D.C. attorneyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Clockwise from top left: David Messerschmitt, 30. Exterior of the Donovan hotel . Jamyra Gallmon.

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  11. Four are shot and wounded in Southeast D.C. in less than two hoursRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    In less than two hours, four people were wounded Wednesday night in separate shootings in Southeast Washington, D.C. police said. About 8:50 p.m., a man was shot in the 1500 block of V Street SE, said Officer Paul Metcalf, a spokesman.

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  12. For a new American envoy, India is a homecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    But word spread quickly that U.S. Ambassador Richard Verma was returning to his family's home in northern India after years in the United States. By the time Verma, 46, arrived in the Basti Sheikh neighborhood where he spent time as a child, the narrow lane leading to his grandmother's house had been draped in colorful bunting.

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  13. In the heart of D.C.a s tony Georgetown, a church that communes with the deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Washington Post

    The Church of the Two Worlds is in a part of Georgetown full of impressive Victorians. The church sits perpetually in the shadows .

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  14. McAuliffe will give dozens of diplomats a taste of America's diversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    About 70 foreign ambassadors will lunch with Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe at the executive mansion and visit Thomas Jefferson's Monticello on Thursday during a State Department trip meant to show them a slice of life outside the Capital Beltway. The trip was organized by the State Department as part of a privately funded program to give foreign diplomats a deeper understanding of a diverse nation.

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  15. Anti-Semitic flyers left on Chevy Chase drivewaysRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Montgomery County police are looking for the person or people who left the hate-filled leaflets on almost every driveway on the streets. "This is very disturbing.

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  16. All Opinions Are Local: Can DCPS stem the middle-school exodus?Read the original story

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Students have been leaving D.C. Public Schools in droves after the elementary grades because of a dearth of appealing middle school options. A series of graphs from D.C.'s Office of Revenue Analysis shows what's been happening and suggests that things could change in the future.

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  17. Hillary Clintona s e-mails will come out one month at a time. Thata s a worst-case scenario for her.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    This January 23, 2014 file photo shows US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as she testifies before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on the September 11, 2012 attack on the US mission in Benghazi, Libya, during a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images A federal judge ruled Wednesday that portions of the 55,000 pages of e-mails that Hillary Clinton sent as a Secretary of State must be released monthly .

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  18. Tony Chevy Chase Club to parents: Your kids are bratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    The Chevy Chase Club has a problem. The bad behavior of some of its members is roiling the posh, exclusive country club , prompting a recent stern warning from the institution's president.

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  19. Public hearings beginning on I-66 HOT lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Most of the action on transportation projects in the D.C. region is in the Virginia suburbs. And no project is bigger than the proposed rebuilding of Interstate 66. Starting Wednesday night, the Virginia state government will hold four hearings on the portion of the project that would stretch for 25 miles west of the Capital Beltway to Haymarket.

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  20. A little planning can help you escape these summer-drive bottlenecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    Now that we've entered the summer travel season, let's look at a few key points in the Washington region that could slow your vacation escapes. Nothing is likely to match the trip on southbound Interstate 95. The stretch between the Capital Beltway and Fredericksburg is notorious at peak periods, such as Friday afternoons southbound and Sunday afternoons northbound.

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