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Sometimes Washington D.C. is called "The News Capital of the World" for obvious reasons. The district has also been home to many publication houses. The city also holds hundreds of conferences, fundraising dinners, museum exhibitions and other such events each year which keep the capital in the news. The city is home to more than 149 foreign embassies who often organize cultural events to bring their citizens together. 

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Egil Krogh, Nixon ‘Plumber’ who authorized a pre-Watergate break-in, dies at 80

Jan 20, 2020 07:11 PM EDT

He signed off on a plan to break into the office of Daniel Ellsberg’s psychiatrist, an episode credited with paving the way for the Watergate burglary nearly 10 months later.


Prince George’s fire officials to review staffing needs after fatal fire

Jan 20, 2020 06:50 PM EDT

Firefighter union posts stark video online after three fire stations near home were unstaffed.


Local Digest: Man accused of stealing police cruiser, then crashing it

Jan 20, 2020 06:39 PM EDT

A roundup of news from the Washington region.


At African American history museum, visitors say King’s work is not done

Jan 20, 2020 06:31 PM EDT

Interactive exhibits recall segregation and the fight for civil rights.


Weapons, flags, no violence: Massive pro-gun rally in Virginia capital

Jan 20, 2020 06:14 PM EDT

Thousands from Virginia and elsewhere rally against gun-control proposals that helped Democrats seize power in Richmond.


How do you lose a bridge? It’s easy when it’s only 36 inches long.

Jan 20, 2020 05:05 PM EDT

Readers share more stories of precious things that were lost then found.


Marching around with guns on your chest? That’s all about fear.

Jan 20, 2020 04:14 PM EDT

But the folks at the gun rights rally are afraid of the wrong thing.


Virginia pro-gun rally: Despite anger, threats of insurrection, massive rally is carried out peacefully outside state Capitol

Jan 20, 2020 04:02 PM EDT

Live updates from the massive gun rights rally outside the state capitol in Richmond, Va.


D.C. Water pipe breaks lead to street closures in Georgetown and Michigan Park

Jan 20, 2020 02:37 PM EDT

Temperatures expected to remain below freezing overnight through Friday.


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Former AU official who was president of an Indiana college is fired after being charged with alleged sex crimes

Jan 20, 2020 01:26 PM EDT

Thomas Minar spent about seven years in the District before leaving for Franklin College.


Jazz composer and saxophone player Jimmy Heath dies at 93

Jan 20, 2020 01:12 PM EDT

One of the world’s most enduring jazz performers has died


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Three arrested in alleged assault on Baltimore policeman

Jan 20, 2020 11:10 AM EDT

Authorities say three suspects have been arrested in connection with an alleged assault on a Baltimore police officer


This teacher raised money for 1,000 books so her students would learn to love reading

Jan 20, 2020 11:01 AM EDT

Corrina Reamer is a bright spot at a time when children’s reading proficiency is plunging nationwide.


Thousands of gun rights advocates rally in the Virginia capital

Jan 20, 2020 10:59 AM EDT

Gun rights supporters from across the country converged on Richmond for a rally in opposition to gun-control laws.


Maryland investigates claim of inappropriate help on diploma-related projects

Jan 20, 2020 10:44 AM EDT

Teacher filed the state complaint after an incident at Richard Montgomery High School.


Man fatally shot in confrontation with off-duty officer

Jan 20, 2020 10:31 AM EDT

Authorities say an off-duty police officer in Virginia fatally shot a man who allegedly threatened a member of his family


D.C.-area forecast: Cold start to week, then moderating temperatures lead into wet weekend

Jan 20, 2020 08:07 AM EDT

Winds chills today will only be in the teens and 20s.


Prince George’s overtakes Montgomery as top job creator in Maryland suburbs

Jan 20, 2020 05:00 AM EDT

One county benefits from an improved reputation; the other is viewed as anti-business. Both still trail Northern Virginia.


A look at expected participants in Virginia gun rally

Jan 20, 2020 01:07 AM EDT

State officials and U.S. hate-monitoring groups are warning about the potential for violence ahead of a gun-rights rally in Virginia that’s expected to draw a mix of militias, firearms advocates and white supremacists to Richmond


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Jan 19, 2020 11:15 PM EDT

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Pedestrian hit by car last week in Prince William dies, county police say

Jan 19, 2020 10:06 PM EDT

The man was walking in the roadway, police say.


Handcuffed suspect steals Prince George’s cruiser, police say

Jan 19, 2020 09:28 PM EDT

The man crashed the car and tried to run away before he was apprehended, authorities said.


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Jan 19, 2020 09:20 PM EDT

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When saving the planet spoils the charm of historic houses

Jan 19, 2020 06:15 PM EDT

Homeowners who want solar panels confront skepticism from local preservation boards in the District and across the country.


Car and bulldog found after being taken in Southeast D.C., police say

Jan 19, 2020 05:59 PM EDT

The dog was taken Friday morning in the Navy Yard area, according to District police.


Local Digest: One person dead in Prince George’s County house fire

Jan 19, 2020 05:44 PM EDT

A roundup of news from across the region.


Man wounded in Sunday morning shooting on H Street, D.C. police say

Jan 19, 2020 04:41 PM EDT

The man was shot multiple times; no one has been arrested.


Calvin Larson, Fairfax County lawyer and civic activist, dies at 96

Jan 19, 2020 03:53 PM EDT

He was one of the early residents of Reston, Va., and was active in the community.


A bar mitzvah for Gerry, who turned 13 while the Nazis occupied Poland

Jan 19, 2020 03:20 PM EDT

The congregation of Ohev Sholom synagogue celebrates a survivor of the Holocaust.


As Virginia grapples with big gun laws, Maryland tries to tighten loopholes

Jan 19, 2020 03:13 PM EDT

Lawmakers in Annapolis aim to tweak already strict laws with new leadership on board.


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Jan 19, 2020 02:30 PM EDT

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Jan 19, 2020 02:30 PM EDT

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Richmond schools to close because of teacher rally

Jan 19, 2020 02:30 PM EDT

Richmond’s schools superintendent says so many teachers are planning to attend a rally at the state Capitol next week in support of increased school funding the district needs to cancel classes


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Jan 19, 2020 02:18 PM EDT

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A tense debate over guns in Virginia Beach, still reeling from a mass shooting

Jan 19, 2020 01:01 PM EDT

Gun owners pressured Virginia Beach to declare itself a Second Amendment city. Now they plan to head to Richmond for a massive gun rights rally.


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Jan 19, 2020 12:42 PM EDT

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Hundreds from Maryland, Delaware pack offshore wind hearing

Jan 19, 2020 12:41 PM EDT

Hundreds of residents of Maryland and Delaware packed a public hearing held over the weekend to solicit opinions on offshore wind projects


Historic nuke plant in Virginia to be fully dismantled

Jan 19, 2020 12:40 PM EDT

Plans are underway to completely dismantle the first nuclear power facility that provided electricity to the U.S. power grid


Data show Virginia gun sales soared ahead of session

Jan 19, 2020 11:56 AM EDT

Gun dealers in Virginia say sales soared in December due to growing fears of increased firearms restrictions backed by Democrats who control the state government


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Jan 19, 2020 09:06 AM EDT

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Virginia sculptor creates huge mythical monster for exhibit

Jan 19, 2020 09:02 AM EDT

When Jennifer Buckingham was launched through the windshield and sustained 85% paralysis in her arms in a car crash in 2002, she thought she would never be able to sculpt again.


Virginians push to remember historically black high schools

Jan 19, 2020 09:02 AM EDT

Vivian Monroe-Hester’s high school textbooks harbored hatred in their margins.


Maryland Senator’s portrait becomes a 1st for state chamber

Jan 19, 2020 09:02 AM EDT

In 1962, Verda Freeman Welcome was a civil rights pioneer, a teacher and the first black woman in the country elected to a state senate. On Jan. 13, she became the first black person to have a portrait hung in a chamber of the Maryland State House.


D.C.-area forecast: Brighter but breezy and cold through tomorrow; still cold into midweek despite gradual warming

Jan 19, 2020 06:00 AM EDT

Cold seems to be the story this week with a large dome of high pressure taking over the eastern half of the nation.


Women’s March protesters in D.C. and across the country pledge it’s only the beginning

Jan 18, 2020 07:53 PM EDT

Among the issues the Women’s March is championing this year, protesters say they have one main priority: getting Trump out of office.