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  1. The big question about D.C.'s 'yoga tax': Should it apply to yoga?Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Funny thing about the so-called "yoga tax" that goes into effect in the District on Wednesday. The yoga community is arguing that it shouldn't apply to yoga.

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  2. Charter takeovers offer families stability, and culture clashRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Teachers at Democracy Prep Congress Heights move close to each other during early morning exercise before starting class in Southeast on Thursday. The line of parents waiting to attend back-to-school night stretched down the sidewalk, and many of them had no idea what to expect as they approached the historic school on Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue in Southeast Washington.

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  3. Kelly: Caught red-handed: Shouldn't pedestrians follow the 'don't-walk' signs?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Think of the modern city as a human body, its streets and sidewalks equivalent to the various natural processes that go on inside of us: respiration, circulation, elimination. Each of us is but a tiny corpuscle in the vast, throbbing corpus.

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  4. Team of DestinyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    The big news out of Washington DC this weekend was from Nationals Park, where one of the great moments in recent baseball history occurred on Sunday. It has persuaded me - and I thought I owed it to you all to let you know - that the Nationals have all the makings of the TEAM OF DESTINY - you know, the one that just really feels like it has the wind at its back heading into the postseason.

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  5. Steny Hoyer less confident than Nancy Pelosi on House Democratic gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    House Minority Leader Steny Hoyer remains confident that Democrats can pick up seats in this year's midterm elections -- but he isn't as bullish as House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi . The No.

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  6. GOP cautions that Senate control would have limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    This June 23, 2014 file photo shows Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen testifying under subpoena before the House Oversight Committee as lawmakers continue to probe whether tea party groups were targeted by the IRS on Capitol Hill in Washington. How much difference will it make if Republicans win the Senate majority on Nov. 4, joining the GOP-run House against a Democratic White House? Republicans say a GOP-led Senate would join the House in conducting investigations into political matters such as the killing of Americans in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012, the Internal Revenue Service's scrutiny of conservative groups, and perhaps a failed law enforcement program called Operation Fast and Furious.

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  7. Town Square | Amenity-rich apartments in Rockville openRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    The development, a joint venture between Gables Residential and the JBG Companies near Shady Grove Road and Interstate 270, was designed by Andres Duany , designer of " New Urbanism " developments such as Kentlands in Montgomery County, Md., and Seaside in Florida. Once complete, the Upper Rock District will include more than 550 apartments and approximately 40,000 square feet of retail space. 1 comment

  8. Need a chain saw? Site helps you rent from a neighbor.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Washington Post

    Renting cars, dresses, even couch space, has become commonplace in recent years. Now local entrepreneurs are hoping to add slow cookers, air compressors and camping gear to that list.

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  9. CoStar: Bank branches are getting smallerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Washington Post

    Some predicted bank branches would be among the first to be displaced in a digital age. And while recent research by Accenture found that one-in-four customers would consider patronizing a branchless digital bank, many bank customers still value the store.

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  10. Influence Game: Government takes on the InternetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    In this Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, file photo, Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington. Should the company that supplies your Internet access be allowed to cut deals with online services like Netflix, Skype or YouTube to move their content faster? That's the question the FCC is tackling this fall after a record-setting 3.7 million people filed public comments on the subject, more than twice as many as those submitted to the regulatory agency after Janet Jackson's infamous wardrobe malfunction at the 2004 Super Bowl.

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  11. 5 Republican goals if they win the Senate Nov. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Washington Post

    This June 23, 2014 file photo shows Internal Revenue Service Commissioner John Koskinen testifying under subpoena before the House Oversight Committee as lawmakers continue to probe whether tea party groups were targeted by the IRS on Capitol Hill in Washington. How much difference will it make if Republicans win the Senate majority on Nov. 4, joining the GOP-run House against a Democratic White House? Republicans say a GOP-led Senate would join the House in conducting investigations into political matters such as the killing of Americans in Benghazi, Libya, in 2012, the Internal Revenue Service's scrutiny of conservative groups, and perhaps a failed law enforcement program called Operation Fast and Furious.

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  12. B-CCa s McUmber wins DCXC InviteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Washington Post

    Southern Maryland and Northern Virginia have long had their fair share of distance runners come through the area. Sandwiched in between the region is Washington, a city that hasn't seen much recent turnout in the sport of cross-country.

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  13. Nationals Park part of life in Navy Yard, but life no longer revolves around the stadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Washington Post

    It's a Tuesday evening at Justin's CafA , just a short walk from Nationals Park, and the bar is packed. Young couples scarf down pizza and beer as the happy-hour work crew settles in for the evening.

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  14. Washington-area obituaries of noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | The Washington Post

    Joseph D. Crumlish, 92, lawyer and adjunct professor at George Washington University and the University of Maryland from the mid to late 1970s, died Aug. 28 at a hospital in Washington. The cause was pneumonia, said a daughter, Rebecca K. Crumlish.

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  15. Double jeopardy argued in NE Washington stabbing deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Washington Post

    Evelyn Bourn, 50, is seen at her home in Washington last month. Bourn's youngest son, Tyrell Swann, was fatally stabbed by his best friend and next door neighbor, Darren Vaughn, following an argument and fight two years ago.

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  16. Petersen makes Pac-12 debut vs. No. 16 StanfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Washington Post

    Following the 2010 season when Jim Harbaugh made the jump to the NFL, Stanford was in need of a head coach. And with Boise State at the height of its success under Petersen, it was a no-brainer for the Cardinal to reach out.

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  17. Traffic tips for weekend events in D.C. areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Washington Post

    On what the Capital Weather Gang describes as a "seriously splendid" weekend, the D.C. region will host many outdoor activities likely to generate extra traffic and create detours. Plus, there are a few road work projects that will close lanes.

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  18. CBC members celebrate the arts and gospel music at legislative caucus weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Washington Post

    As a Democrat in the Republican controlled House of Representatives, Rep. Sanford Bishop is used to working long days trying to pass laws on Capitol Hill. But Thursday night, the Georgia congressman and three of his colleagues from Southern states were answering to a higher power as choirs from their home states performed during a Congressional Black Caucus Gospel Extravaganza at the United House of Prayer in Washington, D.C. "Two days for this event last year I was diagnosed with cancer.

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  19. Happy birthday, Rock Creek ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Washington Post

    The park has been a venue for community gatherings through the years. Here, visitors and wagons are seen at a horse show in the park on July 4, 1914.

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  20. Artifacts under the lights for documentary marking anniversary of Lincoln's murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 25 | The Washington Post

    The hat's black silk was worn to a rusty brown, and Harry R. Rubenstein lifted it by the brim. "You never want to hold the hat by the silk," he said.

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