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SC Attorney General Announces Tobacco Settlement Payment - FITSNews

SC Attorney General Announces Tobacco Settlement Payment  FITSNews

South Carolina attorney general Alan Wilson announced on Monday that his office had secured the latest payment in connection with a controversial 1998 ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:15 pm


Oregon leads multi-state battle against Title X 'gag rule' - KOIN.com

Oregon leads multi-state battle against Title X 'gag rule'  KOIN.com

Oregon will hold a hearing on Tuesday afternoon in regards to the lawsuit against President Donald Trump's new Title X "gag rule."

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:01 pm


How NASA Earth Data Aids America, State by State - Space Daily

How NASA Earth Data Aids America, State by State  Space Daily

Washington DC (SPX) Apr 23, 2019 - For six decades, NASA has used the vantage point of space to better understand our home planet and improve lives.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:40 am


Smith: Needto close gap in health care - Sampson Independent

Smith: Needto close gap in health care  Sampson Independent

One local N.C. House representative said the “quickest and simplest way” to close the health care coverage gap for some half a million North Carolinians is…

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:30 am


Dana Boente’s Many Critical Positions Within the Trump Administration - The Epoch Times

Dana Boente’s Many Critical Positions Within the Trump Administration  The Epoch Times

FBI General Counsel Dana Boente has proven to be a key player in the Trump Administration. Few, however, are aware of the many crucial positions he has ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:23 am


GNC (GNC) Introduces New CBD Infused Products - StreetInsider.com

GNC (GNC) Introduces New CBD Infused Products  StreetInsider.com

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your 2-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium here.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 11:11 am


Joe di Genova explains where the Russia Hoax is headed - American Thinker

Joe di Genova explains where the Russia Hoax is headed  American Thinker

Throughout the unfolding of the Russia hoax, nobody has topped the clarity provided by DC superlawyer and former US Attorney for the District of Columbia, ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 10:27 am


Guilty plea for man who smashed truck through DC 7-Eleven window in ATM theft - WTOP

Guilty plea for man who smashed truck through DC 7-Eleven window in ATM theft  WTOP

A man accused of taking part in a bold ATM theft in D.C. last year has pleaded guilty to federal charges after investigators say DNA evidence helped identify him.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:43 am


Virginia air quality improved - Shore Daily News

Virginia air quality improved  Shore Daily News

The EPA announced has announced that air quality throughout the commonwealth meets the federal health-based standard, an important milestone.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 8:15 am


DC shul accused of enabling sexual abuse at preschool - The Jerusalem Post

DC shul accused of enabling sexual abuse at preschool  The Jerusalem Post

Disturbing claims of sexual abuse against children, between the ages of two and four at the time of the alleged crimes, are outlined in a new civil lawsuit.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:51 am


Here's How Much Money Graphic Designers Earn In Every State - Forbes

Here's How Much Money Graphic Designers Earn In Every State  Forbes

Find out where you can earn the most money as a graphic designer in the United States.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 6:15 am


District Of Columbia events 04/23/2019 - LemonWire

District Of Columbia events 04/23/2019  LemonWire

Looking for something fun to do? Here's a comprehensive list of concerts and events in District Of Columbia on 04/23/2019. The list is organized by city and ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 4:01 am


For Capitals to survive Game 7, they will need better version of Evgeny Kuznetsov - Alton Telegraph

For Capitals to survive Game 7, they will need better version of Evgeny Kuznetsov  Alton Telegraph

RALEIGH, N.C. - This isn't about one guy, and we shouldn't make it about one guy, because to eliminate the Carolina Hurricanes - forget, for a moment, about ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 3:47 am


By the numbers: State and local tax burden in Colorado is 9th lowest in U.S. - Watchdog.org

By the numbers: State and local tax burden in Colorado is 9th lowest in U.S.  Watchdog.org

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Colorado ranks ninth in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 3:08 am


Suspect Sought in a Robbery (Force and Violence) Offense: 1500 Block of Maryland Avenue, Northeast - FairfaxNews.com

Suspect Sought in a Robbery (Force and Violence) Offense: 1500 Block of Maryland Avenue, Northeast  FairfaxNews.com

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Fifth District seek the public's assistance in identifying and locating a suspect in reference to a Robbery ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 2:35 am


National View: A national popular vote would mean every vote... - Duluth News Tribune

National View: A national popular vote would mean every vote...  Duluth News Tribune

Time and again, opponents of a national popular vote perpetuate old myths about this state-based compact to ensure that every voter in every state is politically ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 1:25 am


Homicide: 5300 Block of E Street, Southeast - FairfaxNews.com

Homicide: 5300 Block of E Street, Southeast  FairfaxNews.com

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Homicide Branch are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred on Monday, April 22, 2019, in the 5300 ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:35 am


Gun fired at Easter celebration - Columbia Daily Herald

Gun fired at Easter celebration  Columbia Daily Herald

As hundreds gathered to celebrate Easter Sunday at Columbia's Fairview Park, at least one gunshot shot rang out from the popular green space as the ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:34 am


Justice Breyer rejects Democratic plan to 'pack' Supreme Court: Nine seats 'is fine' - Washington Examiner

Justice Breyer rejects Democratic plan to 'pack' Supreme Court: Nine seats 'is fine'  Washington Examiner

Justice Stephen Breyer rebuffed a proposal to add more seats to the Supreme Court, saying instead that nine members “seems to work.”

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:27 am


Fifth-grade student on leave from D.C. school killed in Sri Lanka bombing - SFGate

Fifth-grade student on leave from D.C. school killed in Sri Lanka bombing  SFGate

WASHINGTON - The mother of a classmate remembered Kieran Shafritz de Zoysa as "an extremely artistic, sensitive, brilliant and thoughtful child." A neighbor ...

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:06 am


Old Mill trio savors trip to Abu Dhabi - CapitalGazette.com

Old Mill trio savors trip to Abu Dhabi  CapitalGazette.com

Athletes Julia Bagnell and Chad Brooks were part of an Old Mill contingent that traveled to Abu Dhabi for a cultural exchange.

Published on 23 April 2019 | 12:00 am


Most Teachers Don't Teach Climate Change; 4 In 5 Parents Wish They Did - KQED

Most Teachers Don't Teach Climate Change; 4 In 5 Parents Wish They Did  KQED

As students around the globe participate in Earth Day, a new NPR/Ipsos poll finds 55% of teachers don't teach or talk about climate change and 46% of paren.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:32 pm


DC Police Officer's Tax Conviction Decision Kicked To DC Circ. - Law360

DC Police Officer's Tax Conviction Decision Kicked To DC Circ.  Law360

A D.C. federal court has partly withdrawn its own order that set aside a D.C. metropolitan police officer's conviction for obstruction of tax laws, saying the decision ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:41 pm


Should Noncitizens Be Represented in Congress? - The Wall Street Journal

Should Noncitizens Be Represented in Congress?  The Wall Street Journal

The Supreme Court Tuesday will hear oral arguments in the Trump administration's appeal of lower-court orders forbidding it to ask a citizenship question in the ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:28 pm


Lou Cannon: Medicaid Work Requirements Under Fire | Opinions - Noozhawk

Lou Cannon: Medicaid Work Requirements Under Fire | Opinions  Noozhawk

President Donald Trump's administration is plunging ahead with waivers that will encourage states to impose controversial work requirements on Medicaid ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 10:10 pm


Supermarkets ramp up sustainability push - Supermarket News

Supermarkets ramp up sustainability push  Supermarket News

On Earth Day 2019, supermarket retailers highlighted efforts to promote environmentally friendly practices in their operations and communities. Aldi U.S. said ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 9:59 pm


Giant Food announces Produce Rx program coming to Washington DC store location – Produce Blue - Produce Blue Book

Giant Food announces Produce Rx program coming to Washington DC store location – Produce Blue  Produce Blue Book

LANDOVER, Md., April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Giant Food, the leading greater Washington D.C. regional grocery chain, announced today its participation in ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 9:54 pm


Council Debating How To Fund Columbia Parkway Repairs - WVXU

Council Debating How To Fund Columbia Parkway Repairs  WVXU

Cincinnati Council is expected to decide Wednesday how to fund the $17 million worth of repairs to prevent landslides along parts of Columbia Parkway. What.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 8:22 pm


Weyerbacher Brewing files for bankruptcy, announces new ownership structure - lehighvalleylive.com

Weyerbacher Brewing files for bankruptcy, announces new ownership structure  lehighvalleylive.com

An investment group will now take majority stock of the Easton brewery, according to a news release.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 8:19 pm


How to pick the best real estate agent to sell your home - Boston.com

How to pick the best real estate agent to sell your home  Boston.com

A typical real estate agent will sell a dozen houses a year. A typical homeowner sells a house a handful of times in a lifetime. | realestate.boston.com.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 7:49 pm


Local News Nevada DMV implements gender-neutral IDs KTNV Staff 12:49 PM, Apr 22, 2019 - KTNV Las Vegas

Local News Nevada DMV implements gender-neutral IDs KTNV Staff 12:49 PM, Apr 22, 2019  KTNV Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Nevada has joined a growing number of states allowing residents to choose gender “X” on their state-issued driver's license or ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 7:49 pm


Lighthizer Replaces General Counsel Amid Intense Trade Talks (2) - Bloomberg Big Law Business

Lighthizer Replaces General Counsel Amid Intense Trade Talks (2)  Bloomberg Big Law Business

President Donald Trump's chief trade negotiator is losing an important legal adviser before the U.S. and China aim to close a landmark trade deal. Stephen ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 7:41 pm


William G. Campbell (“Bill”), dies - The Ely Echo

William G. Campbell (“Bill”), dies  The Ely Echo

William G. Campbell (“Bill”), a co-founder of the national law firm, Kutak Rock, died Saturday, April 13, 2019, at an Ely, Minnesota care center. He was 84.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 6:39 pm


Everybody's Talking About Opportunity Zones, But Are They Right for Every Investor? | Daily Business Review - Law.com

Everybody's Talking About Opportunity Zones, But Are They Right for Every Investor? | Daily Business Review  Law.com

One of the most exciting pieces of legislation included in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act passed in December 2017 was the creation of opportunity zones to spur ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 6:03 pm


No one should lose a friend to a traffic crash - Greater Greater Washington

No one should lose a friend to a traffic crash  Greater Greater Washington

This article was first published on Nspiregreen. Every time I read about a traffic fatality in the District, I breathe a sigh of relief when I don't recognize the name.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:37 pm


Air Pollution Should be Monitored Using the Best Available Science: Meh, Says the EPA - Union of Concerned Scientists

Air Pollution Should be Monitored Using the Best Available Science: Meh, Says the EPA  Union of Concerned Scientists

Air pollution causes serious harm to our society – from coughing, to smog in the air, to a visit to the emergency room. And the only way to mitigate the threat of air ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:29 pm


DC's new pot-infused tourism takes renting AirBnb space to another level - Laredo Morning Times

DC's new pot-infused tourism takes renting AirBnb space to another level  Laredo Morning Times

The District of Columbia as the new Amsterdam? Maybe. Recommended Video. Speed. Normal. Quality. Auto. Quality. Speed. 0.25. 0.50. 0.75. Normal. 1.25.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:21 pm


Depressed Gallup Director Issues Poll Asking Whether Anyone Would Care Whether He Lives Or Dies - The Onion

Depressed Gallup Director Issues Poll Asking Whether Anyone Would Care Whether He Lives Or Dies  The Onion

WASHINGTON—In an effort to accurately gauge American opinions on what the CEO is even doing with his life, depressed Gallup chairman Jim Clifton released ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:16 pm


How Much Do Senators Make in 2019? - TheStreet.com

How Much Do Senators Make in 2019?  TheStreet.com

How much are you paying your senator? This much.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:05 pm


Supreme Court to decide whether gay, transgender workers are protected by anti-discrimination laws - The Washington Post

Supreme Court to decide whether gay, transgender workers are protected by anti-discrimination laws  The Washington Post

The Supreme Court will deliver election-year rulings on one of the nation's most consequential and unsettled civil rights issues: whether federal ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 5:00 pm


Construction Employment Increase in 38 States March 2018 to March 2019 | Electrical Construction & Maintenance - EC&M

Construction Employment Increase in 38 States March 2018 to March 2019 | Electrical Construction & Maintenance  EC&M

Thirty-eight states added construction jobs between March 2018 and March 2019, while construction employment increased in 29 states between February and ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 4:32 pm


Partner Matt Mauney Joins Goodwin's Global Private Equity Practice in Washington, D.C. - Clearfield Progress

Partner Matt Mauney Joins Goodwin's Global Private Equity Practice in Washington, D.C.  Clearfield Progress

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 22, 2019--Global law firm Goodwin announced today that Matt Mauney joined the Private Equity practice as a partner in ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 4:12 pm


State receives $78.7 million in tobacco settlement funds, says AG Alan Wilson - ColaDaily.com

State receives $78.7 million in tobacco settlement funds, says AG Alan Wilson  ColaDaily.com

South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson announced Monday that the State secured $78,723,031.53 in its share of the annual tobacco Master Settlement ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 3:59 pm


Applying a racial equity lens to fines and fees in the District of Columbia - The D.C. Policy Center

Applying a racial equity lens to fines and fees in the District of Columbia  The D.C. Policy Center

In recent years, jurisdictions across the country have increasingly turned to fines and fees[1] both as a policy mechanism and as a way to generate much-needed ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 3:55 pm


Questions for the Bench: Justice Sarah Warren of the Georgia Supreme Court | Daily Report - Law.com

Questions for the Bench: Justice Sarah Warren of the Georgia Supreme Court | Daily Report  Law.com

She admires Justice Clarence Thomas' approach to writing; he was once quoted as saying “the genius is not to write a five cent idea in a ten dollar sentence.

Published on 22 April 2019 | 3:47 pm


Trump sues in bid to block congressional subpoena of financial records - The Washington Post

Trump sues in bid to block congressional subpoena of financial records  The Washington Post

President Trump sued his own accounting firm and the Democratic chairman of the House Oversight Committee at the same time Monday — trying an unusual ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 3:20 pm


Johns Hopkins announces major solar power commitment - The Hub at Johns Hopkins

Johns Hopkins announces major solar power commitment  The Hub at Johns Hopkins

Through agreement with Constellation, Hopkins will meet roughly two-thirds of its overall energy needs with solar power—the largest commitment to solar ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 2:50 pm


Tribute to Dave Salovesh, Father, Husband, Cyclist, Friend, Advocate - PoPville

Tribute to Dave Salovesh, Father, Husband, Cyclist, Friend, Advocate  PoPville

Grant sends photos from the Ghost Bike installation Saturday morning. DC Bicycle Advisory Council Statement on the killing of Dave Salovesh: “The District of ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:45 pm


Mississippi, Arkansas among worst states for millennials - WMC

Mississippi, Arkansas among worst states for millennials  WMC

With millennials today making up the largest generation in the U.S. workforce yet earning 20 percent less than Baby Boomers did at the same age, the ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 1:20 pm


Is the Federal Legalization of Marijuana Getting Closer? - National Pain Report

Is the Federal Legalization of Marijuana Getting Closer?  National Pain Report

Comprehensive federal marijuana reform legislation seems to be gathering momentum in Washington. The Marijuana Justice Act has been introduced in both ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 12:57 pm


DC Heads to 100% Renewal Energy, a Symbolic Move for the Country - NBC4 Washington

DC Heads to 100% Renewal Energy, a Symbolic Move for the Country  NBC4 Washington

As the Trump administration moves to dismantle federal laws to curb greenhouse gas emissions, Washington D.C. is working to bring renewable energy to the ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:19 am


PUBLIC LANDS: Judge: Trump can't OK mining without environmental reviews - E&E News

PUBLIC LANDS: Judge: Trump can't OK mining without environmental reviews  E&E News

The Trump administration must complete an environmental analysis to support its decision to lift an Obama-era moratorium on coal leasing on public lands, ...

Published on 22 April 2019 | 11:00 am


6 injured in Southeast crash, including 2 kids and pedestrian - FOX 5 DC

6 injured in Southeast crash, including 2 kids and pedestrian  FOX 5 DC

Six people are injured, two critically, after a crash in Southeast, according to D.C. fire officials.

Published on 21 April 2019 | 7:57 pm


Lyrid Meteor Shower Peak: When To Watch In NoVA, DC - Washington, DC Patch

Lyrid Meteor Shower Peak: When To Watch In NoVA, DC  Washington, DC Patch

How To See Lyrid Meteors In Northern VA, DC - Washington DC, DC - The peak of April's Lyrid meteor shower is hours away. Here's what you need to know ...

Published on 21 April 2019 | 7:14 pm


A Reason To Celebrate 4/20: Recreational Cannabis Now Legal In Ten States And DC - Forbes

A Reason To Celebrate 4/20: Recreational Cannabis Now Legal In Ten States And DC  Forbes

In this post-Mueller-report atmosphere, it's a relief for many adult travelers to know that you can now legally celebrate 4/20 or any day with recreational weed in ...

Published on 20 April 2019 | 11:52 am


DC, Puerto Rico leaders meet to discuss statehood - FairfaxNews.com

DC, Puerto Rico leaders meet to discuss statehood  FairfaxNews.com

The Governor of Puerto Rico, Ricardo Rosselló, welcomed Washington DC's Mayor Muriel Elizabeth Bowser at the Governor's Executive Mansion this afternoon.

Published on 20 April 2019 | 12:04 am


Conversation with Brian Wrenn of the Wrenn v. District of Columbia Case - AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

Conversation with Brian Wrenn of the Wrenn v. District of Columbia Case  AmmoLand Shooting Sports News

In the court case Wrenn v. District of Columbia, the court ruled that DC could not deny a concealed handgun permit to a person because of arbitrary reasons.

Published on 19 April 2019 | 9:00 pm


DC attorney general investigating preschool at prominent Washington synagogue - CNN

DC attorney general investigating preschool at prominent Washington synagogue  CNN

The attorney general of Washington is investigating the preschool at Washington Hebrew Congregation, a prominent synagogue in the nation's capital, several ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 8:20 pm


Prayer wins: Federal appeals court rules House chaplain can reject secular invocation - Washington Examiner

Prayer wins: Federal appeals court rules House chaplain can reject secular invocation  Washington Examiner

A federal appeals court in the District of Columbia on Friday upheld the House of Representatives' requirement that it start each day it is in session with a ...

Published on 19 April 2019 | 5:55 pm


Police: Manhunt underway for suspect wanted in shooting of DC flagman - WJLA

Police: Manhunt underway for suspect wanted in shooting of DC flagman  WJLA

D. C. Police are currently investigating a fatal shooting that occurred in Southeast DC on Wednesday evening. At approximately 4:33 p. m. on Apr. 18, authorities ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 10:19 pm


The Mueller Report's DC-Area References, by the Numbers - Washingtonian

The Mueller Report's DC-Area References, by the Numbers  Washingtonian

We're reading it, too! Here's what we've found so far of superlocal interest. This post will be updated. Geography. References to Washington, D.C./Washington ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 4:48 pm


An Adored DC Housing Authority Senior Staffer Departs, Creating Turmoil - Washington City Paper

An Adored DC Housing Authority Senior Staffer Departs, Creating Turmoil  Washington City Paper

The departure comes as the agency weighs changes to its public housing stock.

Published on 18 April 2019 | 9:54 am


Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring supports bill to make D.C. the 51st state - WTKR News 3

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring supports bill to make D.C. the 51st state  WTKR News 3

RICHMOND, Va. – Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is urging support for federal legislation to make Washington, D.C., the 51st state. Herring joined 19 ...

Published on 18 April 2019 | 12:34 am


Judge rules in favor of Columbia police over 2013 assault claim - Columbia Daily Tribune

Judge rules in favor of Columbia police over 2013 assault claim  Columbia Daily Tribune

A Boone County judge has ruled against a man who claimed Columbia police officers assaulted him during an October 2013 arrest at a downtown bar.Presiding ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 9:12 pm


Resident of this DC apartment are going on strike - Street Sense Media

Resident of this DC apartment are going on strike  Street Sense Media

If you passed by the pulsating intersection of Park and 14th Streets Northwest in Columbia Heights on April 5, you would have thought there was a block party.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 7:36 pm


DC Housed Homeless In Swanky Upscale Apartments. It Didn’t End Well - The Daily Caller

DC Housed Homeless In Swanky Upscale Apartments. It Didn’t End Well  The Daily Caller

Frequent visits from social workers, SWAT teams and policemen are upsetting the neighbors of homeless housed in upscale D.C. apartments.

Published on 17 April 2019 | 5:13 pm


District of Columbia housed homeless in upscale apartments; it hasnt gone as planned - The Providence Journal

District of Columbia housed homeless in upscale apartments; it hasnt gone as planned  The Providence Journal

WASHINGTON - The SWAT team, the overdose, the complaints of pot smoke in the air and feces in the stairwell - it would be hard to pinpoint a moment when ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 12:44 pm


2018-19 ALL-USA District of Columbia Girls Basketball Team - USA TODAY High School Sports

2018-19 ALL-USA District of Columbia Girls Basketball Team  USA TODAY High School Sports

Introducing the 2018-19 ALL-USA DC High School Girls Basketball Team. Check out the selections!

Published on 17 April 2019 | 12:27 pm


Judge tosses three years of proceedings in USS Cole case - The Mercury News

Judge tosses three years of proceedings in USS Cole case  The Mercury News

By Missy Ryan | Washington Post. A federal court dealt a major blow to the Guantanamo Bay military commissions Tuesday, throwing out more than three years ...

Published on 17 April 2019 | 12:38 am


Hawai'i AG Declares Support For D.C. Statehood - Big Island Now

Hawai'i AG Declares Support For D.C. Statehood  Big Island Now

Hawai'i Attorney General Clare E. Connors joined District of Columbia Attorney General Karl A. Racine and 19 other state AGs in supporting Statehood for the ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 11:23 pm


District of Columbia houses homeless people in upscale apartments. It hasn’t gone as planned. - The Seattle Times

District of Columbia houses homeless people in upscale apartments. It hasn’t gone as planned.  The Seattle Times

WASHINGTON — The SWAT team, the overdose, the complaints of pot smoke in the air and feces in the stairwell — it would be hard to pinpoint a moment when ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 9:18 pm


Thanks to Maryland gerrymandering case, DC residents have hope for voting rights | TheHill - The Hill

Thanks to Maryland gerrymandering case, DC residents have hope for voting rights | TheHill  The Hill

The U.S. Supreme Court's acceptance of a gerrymandering case arising from the U.S. District Court in Maryland has piqued the interest of the District of ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 3:00 pm


AmeriHealth Caritas DC Graduates Fifth Class in Workforce Readiness Program | BlackPressUSA - Black Press USA

AmeriHealth Caritas DC Graduates Fifth Class in Workforce Readiness Program | BlackPressUSA  Black Press USA

THE AFRO — It was an emotional moment for many during the April 9 graduation ceremony of the AmeriHealth Caritas District of Columbia “Pathways to Work” ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 1:06 pm


DC synagogue accused in lawsuit of enabling 'systemic and regular' sexual abuse at preschool - USA TODAY

DC synagogue accused in lawsuit of enabling 'systemic and regular' sexual abuse at preschool  USA TODAY

Families of eight children say a teacher at a prominent Jewish preschool in Washington repeatedly sexually abused their kids over the past two years.

Published on 16 April 2019 | 12:52 pm


2018-19 ALL-USA District of Columbia Boys Basketball Team - USA TODAY High School Sports

2018-19 ALL-USA District of Columbia Boys Basketball Team  USA TODAY High School Sports

USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the ALL-USA District of Columbia Boys Basketball Team. Players were selected based on their athletic ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 12:01 pm


ELECTRIC VEHICLES: D.C. property owners lose battle against utility chargers - E&E News

ELECTRIC VEHICLES: D.C. property owners lose battle against utility chargers  E&E News

Regulators in the District of Columbia have approved part of a $15 million utility plan to build electric vehicle chargers, rejecting a real estate group's attempt to ...

Published on 16 April 2019 | 10:54 am


Herring Supports Statehood for D.C. - FairfaxNews.com

Herring Supports Statehood for D.C.  FairfaxNews.com

Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring is among state AGs issuing a statement supporting statehood for the District of Columbia. Herring, D.C. Attorney General ...

Published on 15 April 2019 | 5:55 pm


Babyscripts and AmeriHealth Caritas District of Columbia Announce… - Virtual-Strategy Magazine

Babyscripts and AmeriHealth Caritas District of Columbia Announce…  Virtual-Strategy Magazine

"With this new collaboration, we're doing something that's never been tried in the industry before," said Juan Pablo Segura, Co-founder and President of.

Published on 15 April 2019 | 7:00 am


'The first blow against the edifice of slavery': DC's Emancipation Day, and why it matters now - WTOP

'The first blow against the edifice of slavery': DC's Emancipation Day, and why it matters now  WTOP

It's easy to hear the word “emancipation” and immediately think of President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation, which freed American slaves on Jan ...

Published on 13 April 2019 | 7:00 am


DC Has Many Millennials, But Most Are Not Homeowners - National Mortgage Professional Magazine

DC Has Many Millennials, But Most Are Not Homeowners  National Mortgage Professional Magazine

The District of Columbia has the highest number of Millennial residents and the lowest number of Millennial homeowners, according to new data from ...

Published on 8 April 2019 | 7:00 am


DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: Creeping floodwaters threaten cherry blossoms - E&E News

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: Creeping floodwaters threaten cherry blossoms  E&E News

Washington, D.C.'s cherry blossom season has gone well this year, thanks to warm weather that has coincided perfectly with the annual blooming that draws ...

Published on 4 April 2019 | 5:11 pm


Six States and District of Columbia Sue Over School Lunches - KDUZ/KARP Radio

Six States and District of Columbia Sue Over School Lunches  KDUZ/KARP Radio

NEW YORK (AP) — Six states and the District of Columbia have sued the Department of Agriculture, accusing the federal agency of weakening nutritional ...

Published on 4 April 2019 | 10:15 am


Five Takeaways From D.C.'s New Cultural Plan - WAMU 88.5

Five Takeaways From D.C.'s New Cultural Plan  WAMU 88.5

The D.C. government introduced a mammoth project on Thursday evening: The city's first-ever Cultural Plan. The 224-page document describes the ...

Published on 4 April 2019 | 7:00 am


Priced out of DC on a firefighter's salary? Mayor aims for $20M for 'workforce housing' - WUSA9.com

Priced out of DC on a firefighter's salary? Mayor aims for $20M for 'workforce housing'  WUSA9.com

WASHINGTON — The Department of Housing and Community Development offered a few new details Wednesday about a proposed $20 million Workforce ...

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


6 states and District of Columbia sue over school lunches - WBAY

6 states and District of Columbia sue over school lunches  WBAY

Six states and the District of Columbia have sued the Department of Agriculture, accusing the federal agency of weakening nutritional standards in school meals.

Published on 3 April 2019 | 7:00 am


D.C. Councilmember proposing commission to study offensive names - FOX 5 DC

D.C. Councilmember proposing commission to study offensive names  FOX 5 DC

WASHINGTON (FOX 5 DC) - Ward 5 Councilmember Kenyan McDuffie has proposed legislation that would form a task force to identify public spaces named ...

Published on 3 April 2019 | 3:35 am


Cherries Are the Official Fruit of DC. What the Hell? - Washingtonian

Cherries Are the Official Fruit of DC. What the Hell?  Washingtonian

Again, cherry blossom trees don't produce cherries.

Published on 2 April 2019 | 7:00 am


The Funding Landscape of Out-of-School Time Programs in the District of Columbia: Full Report - The D.C. Policy Center

The Funding Landscape of Out-of-School Time Programs in the District of Columbia: Full Report  The D.C. Policy Center

This report, “The Funding Landscape of Out-of-School Time Programs in the District of Columbia: Sources of Funds, Uses of Funds, and Financing Gaps,” ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Funding sources and expenditure patterns of out-of-school time programs in DC - The D.C. Policy Center

Funding sources and expenditure patterns of out-of-school time programs in DC  The D.C. Policy Center

A new D.C. Policy Center report outlines the funding sources and expenditure patterns of subsidized[1] afterschool and summer programs in the District of ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


‘Clearly an end-run’: Federal judge rejects Trump’s health-care plan to go around Obamacare - The Washington Post

‘Clearly an end-run’: Federal judge rejects Trump’s health-care plan to go around Obamacare  The Washington Post

A federal judge in Washington ruled late Thursday that the Trump administration's push to make health insurance plans available outside the Affordable Care ...

Published on 29 March 2019 | 7:00 am


D.C.’s U.S. attorney, Jessie Liu, withdraws from consideration for No. 3 Justice Dept. job - The Washington Post

D.C.’s U.S. attorney, Jessie Liu, withdraws from consideration for No. 3 Justice Dept. job  The Washington Post

Jessie K. Liu, the U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia who had been tapped to take the Justice Department's No. 3 job, has withdrawn from consideration ...

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Trends in federal employment in DC - The D.C. Policy Center

Trends in federal employment in DC  The D.C. Policy Center

The evolving federal workforce and its changing role in the D.C. economy.

Published on 28 March 2019 | 7:00 am


DC Emancipation Day Celebration -- Parade, Concert, Fireworks! - PoPville

DC Emancipation Day Celebration -- Parade, Concert, Fireworks!  PoPville

Are you ready for DC's Emancipation Day Celebration? Clear your calendar — it's going down! Join Mayor Muriel Bowser and an all-star talent line up on ...

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am


DC Unveils New Opportunity Zone Initiatives, Development RFPs - Bisnow

DC Unveils New Opportunity Zone Initiatives, Development RFPs  Bisnow

D.C. announced a series of new opportunity zone initiatives and development requests for proposals at its annual March Madness event Tuesday.

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am


"Norton Introduces Legislation to Sell RFK Stadium Site, Unused Federal Land, to the District of Columbia" - PoPville

"Norton Introduces Legislation to Sell RFK Stadium Site, Unused Federal Land, to the District of Columbia"  PoPville

From Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton's office: “Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today introduced a bill to sell the RFK stadium site, ...

Published on 27 March 2019 | 7:00 am


District of Columbia Introduces Legislation on Data Privacy - Security Today

District of Columbia Introduces Legislation on Data Privacy  Security Today

New proposal creates stricter safeguards against data breaches, protects more private consumer information and enhances data security and reporting ...

Published on 26 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Constituent services funds are supposed to help D.C. residents in need. Do they? - Washington Post

Constituent services funds are supposed to help D.C. residents in need. Do they?  Washington Post

The “vast majority” of dollars raised through private donations by D.C. elected officials to help District residents are not spent as intended, according to a new ...

Published on 26 March 2019 | 7:00 am


Romanian Prime Minister Is Staying at Trump’s D.C. Hotel - ProPublica

Romanian Prime Minister Is Staying at Trump’s D.C. Hotel  ProPublica

The stay is the latest example of Trump's company doing business with foreign officials. Two attorneys general have sued Trump over the issue, accusing him of ...

Published on 25 March 2019 | 7:00 am


District of Columbia | captiveinsurancetimes.com - Captive Insurance Times

District of Columbia | captiveinsurancetimes.com  Captive Insurance Times

Nancy Gray of Aon discusses the expansion of Aon's White Rock Group into the District of Columbia On 11 March, Aon announced that it was expanding its ...

Published on 20 March 2019 | 7:00 am








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