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Multiple people struck by lightning at golf Tour Championship in Georgia - KMPH Fox 26

Multiple people struck by lightning at golf Tour Championship in Georgia  KMPH Fox 26

ATLANTA (AP) — Multiple people struck by lightning at golf Tour Championship in East Lake, Georgia.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 9:19 pm


Teachers, parents prepare students for school year after deadly summer - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Teachers, parents prepare students for school year after deadly summer  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

At the end of a recent meeting, middle school teacher Cassie Lopez and her colleagues were handed a large bucket, kitty litter and a pop-up shower curtain.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 8:10 pm


States increasingly challenge Trump in court - AL.com

States increasingly challenge Trump in court  AL.com

At least six multistate lawsuits have been filed against Trump policies in August alone, most prominently against the president's attempt to deny green cards and ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:45 pm


NPPC Prevails Against HSUS Attack on Animal Agriculture - KTIC

NPPC Prevails Against HSUS Attack on Animal Agriculture  KTIC

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit today ruled in favor of the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) in its ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 5:21 pm


Students said they felt unsafe going to and from school, so now D.C. offers 'safe spots' - Alton Telegraph

Students said they felt unsafe going to and from school, so now D.C. offers 'safe spots'  Alton Telegraph

Exactly 0.6 miles. That's the distance between where a gunman killed a 15-year-old honor roll student in May and where a crowd gathered on Friday to watch ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:36 pm


NY 'red flag' gun-control law goes into effect - CNYcentral.com

NY 'red flag' gun-control law goes into effect  CNYcentral.com

Amid a national gun-control debate, New York state's "red flag" law officially went into effect Saturday. It allows law enforcement, school officials and families to ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:35 pm


Magic mushrooms for better health? Psychedelic drugs are having a moment across US - USA TODAY

Magic mushrooms for better health? Psychedelic drugs are having a moment across US  USA TODAY

Psilocybin mushrooms -- "magic mushrooms" --displayed by a grower in Denver. Once grown, the psychedelic mushrooms are dried and then either eaten raw ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:56 pm


AP FACT CHECK: Trump's swerves on economy, guns and migrants - Daily Inter Lake

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's swerves on economy, guns and migrants  Daily Inter Lake

AP FACT CHECK: Trump's week marked by a false claim that economists don't believe his trade disputes with China could spur recession, exaggerations on ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:10 pm


Jewish faith leads doctor to perform operations - The Columbian

Jewish faith leads doctor to perform operations  The Columbian

Jonathan Goldstein and Jennifer Schiller were nervous, but they handed their 8-day-old son to Sara Imershein anyway.

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:05 pm


There's a game-changing way for people with disabilities to save. Few are using it - CNBC

There's a game-changing way for people with disabilities to save. Few are using it  CNBC

ABLE accounts offer those with disabilities and their families a way to save without jeopardizing critical government benefits. Yet, only a fraction of those eligible ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 1:02 pm


California Attorney General Secures Victory in Defense of Federal Ozone Standards - Sierra Sun Times

California Attorney General Secures Victory in Defense of Federal Ozone Standards  Sierra Sun Times

August 24, 2019 - SACRAMENTO – California Attorney General Xavier Becerra on Friday issued the following statement after the U.S. Court of Appeals for the ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:26 pm


A breast-feeding mother was asked to go to the nursing lounge at Nats Park. She refused. - The Washington Post

A breast-feeding mother was asked to go to the nursing lounge at Nats Park. She refused.  The Washington Post

It was the third inning of a humid Sunday afternoon game at Nationals Park, and Jessica Rosenberg's 10-month-old daughter was hungry. So as the Nats began ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 12:00 pm


Business and Industry Specialist, GS-1101-14 (Direct Hire) Job in Washington, District of Columbia - Department of Commerce - LemonWire

Business and Industry Specialist, GS-1101-14 (Direct Hire) Job in Washington, District of Columbia - Department of Commerce  LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 11:46 am


The Second Amendment does not bar gun control. Let's stop pretending that it does - Sacramento Bee

The Second Amendment does not bar gun control. Let's stop pretending that it does  Sacramento Bee

The Second Amendment is no obstacle to effective gun control. The issue is not about the U.S. Constitution, but about whether there is the political will to take ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 7:01 am


District Of Columbia events 08/24/2019 - LemonWire

District Of Columbia events 08/24/2019  LemonWire

Looking for something fun to do? Here's a comprehensive list of concerts and events in District Of Columbia on 08/24/2019. The list is organized by city and ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:02 am


Editorial: Will we ever have a 51st state? Or a 52nd? - Roanoke Times

Editorial: Will we ever have a 51st state? Or a 52nd?  Roanoke Times

Today we could comment on the latest thing President Trump tweeted. Or we could do something interesting. Let's have a show of hands. All in favor of the latter ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:02 am


Report finds Pennsylvania entry-level teachers fare well - TribLIVE High School Sports Network

Report finds Pennsylvania entry-level teachers fare well  TribLIVE High School Sports Network

That first day of school may have been rough, but chances are new teachers are doing comparatively better in Pennsylvania than just about anywhere else in ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 4:01 am


A look at court fights over Trump’s financial documents - WTOP

A look at court fights over Trump’s financial documents  WTOP

President Donald Trump's lawyers argued Friday at a federal appeals court in New York that two banks should be stopped from turning over his financial ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:30 am


With back to school approaching, hear why parents are concerned at DC Public Schools - WJLA

With back to school approaching, hear why parents are concerned at DC Public Schools  WJLA

As the first day of school quickly approaches, DCPS parents are hoping that the school system will have its homework completed. “I want them to say on day 1, ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 3:10 am


Regional Director Job in Washington, District of Columbia - Department of Homeland Security - LemonWire

Regional Director Job in Washington, District of Columbia - Department of Homeland Security  LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in ...

Published on 24 August 2019 | 2:45 am


Assault Weapons Have to Go - Santa Barbara Independent

Assault Weapons Have to Go  Santa Barbara Independent

I understand that ours is a gun culture, both in myth and in historical reality dating back to the Revolutionary War, including our westward expansion dependent ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:54 pm


WaPo Complicit in Corruption of DC Council's Corporate 'Concierge' - FAIR

WaPo Complicit in Corruption of DC Council's Corporate 'Concierge'  FAIR

Evidence of powerful DC pol Jack Evans' corruption has abounded for many years--but not in the pages of the influential Washington Post.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 8:00 pm


16 states have passed laws that can change the way we pick a president - WSB Atlanta

16 states have passed laws that can change the way we pick a president  WSB Atlanta

According to many polls, Americans – especially those who say they are Democrats -- are not that fond of the Electoral College.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 7:16 pm


Attorney General Calls for DC to Become 51st State - Afro American

Attorney General Calls for DC to Become 51st State  Afro American

National grassroots coalition, 51 for 51 released a video last week starring District of Columbia Attorney General Karl Racine as a call to action to pass a law to ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 6:19 pm


Gun violence in D.C. is treated as a normal part of life. That needs to change. - The Washington Post

Gun violence in D.C. is treated as a normal part of life. That needs to change.  The Washington Post

Want to talk about gun violence? Look no further than our nation's capital. With the exception of 2012, when the city recorded 88 homicides, there have been at ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:47 pm


8 Years Ago, a 5.8-Magnitude Earthquake Shook the East Coast - NBC4 Washington

8 Years Ago, a 5.8-Magnitude Earthquake Shook the East Coast  NBC4 Washington

Friday marks eight years since the 5.8-magnitude quake rattled the East Coast.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:30 pm


Column: Trump proposal would ruin employer health insurance - Los Angeles Times

Column: Trump proposal would ruin employer health insurance  Los Angeles Times

Trump's position on the notorious Texas-led attack on Obamacare would be disastrous for employer-sponsored health plans.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:26 pm


Supervisory Criminal Investigator (Regional Director) Job in Washington, District of Columbia - Department of Homeland Security - LemonWire

Supervisory Criminal Investigator (Regional Director) Job in Washington, District of Columbia - Department of Homeland Security  LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 5:12 pm


The Little-Noticed Way the McGahn Litigation Could Shape Congressional Oversight - Lawfare

The Little-Noticed Way the McGahn Litigation Could Shape Congressional Oversight  Lawfare

The hidden significance of the litigation over Don McGahn's testimony derives from the implicit question of whether the president has the authority to order a ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:54 pm


Top Enforcement Officials From New York State Department of Financial Services Join Guidepost Solutions - Legal Reader

Top Enforcement Officials From New York State Department of Financial Services Join Guidepost Solutions  Legal Reader

Guidepost Solutions appointed Matthew Levine as president of Financial and Regulatory Compliance Services and Megan Millard as a senior managing ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:48 pm


New Species Of Blood-Sucking Leech Discovered In DC-Area Swamps - Washington, DC Patch

New Species Of Blood-Sucking Leech Discovered In DC-Area Swamps  Washington, DC Patch

Blood-Sucking Leech Discovered In Discovered In DC - Washington DC, DC - A Smithsonian researcher has discovered a new species of leech in the swamps ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:34 pm


District Line Daily: DC vs. DC, and Other District Details - Washington City Paper

District Line Daily: DC vs. DC, and Other District Details  Washington City Paper

Tonight's your last chance to listen to jazz it the Sculpture Garden this summer (le sigh, it might drizzle), and tomorrow, you can listen to EDM at CityFest (yay, ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:03 pm


AIR POLLUTION: D.C. Circuit largely upholds Obama ozone standards - E&E News

AIR POLLUTION: D.C. Circuit largely upholds Obama ozone standards  E&E News

Obama-era ozone standards that sparked years of litigation will largely remain in place after federal judges today rejected a variety of legal challenges.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 2:17 pm


Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed radiation treatment for a tumor on her pancreas - KARK

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has completed radiation treatment for a tumor on her pancreas  KARK

WASHINGTON – Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had surgery to remove a malignant tumor from her pancreas, according to the Court. She does ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 1:56 pm


Facebook learned about Cambridge Analytica as early as September 2015, new documents show - CNBC

Facebook learned about Cambridge Analytica as early as September 2015, new documents show  CNBC

Emails between Facebook employees from 2015 illustrate early actions the company took to investigate third-party use of data.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:17 pm


U.S. court asked to enforce $4 billion ruling for mining company over halted Pakistan project - Legal News Line

U.S. court asked to enforce $4 billion ruling for mining company over halted Pakistan project  Legal News Line

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – A company registered under the laws of Australia involved in a dispute with the Islamic Republic of Pakistan over a mining ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 12:13 pm


Phone Companies Ink Deal With All 50 States And D.C. To Combat Robocalls - WBFO

Phone Companies Ink Deal With All 50 States And D.C. To Combat Robocalls  WBFO

AT&T, Sprint and Verizon and nine other telecommunications companies teamed up with attorneys general of all 50 states plus the District of.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 10:17 am


States-Phone Companies Deal Will Help To Block Robocalls - NPR

States-Phone Companies Deal Will Help To Block Robocalls  NPR

NPR's Noel King talks to Josh Stein, attorney general of North Carolina, about phone companies teaming up with states and the District of Columbia to eradicate ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:04 am


Marriott and Hilton Sued Over ‘Resort Fees,’ Long a Bane for Travelers - The New York Times

Marriott and Hilton Sued Over ‘Resort Fees,’ Long a Bane for Travelers  The New York Times

The hotel charges known as resort fees are again under scrutiny — this time, from state attorneys general. Travelers loathe the mandatory — and consumer ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:01 am


Whistleblower gives House Dems evidence of "inappropriate" conduct on Trump tax returns - Salon

Whistleblower gives House Dems evidence of "inappropriate" conduct on Trump tax returns  Salon

House Democrats say a federal employee has given them evidence of "inappropriate efforts" on Trump tax audit.

Published on 23 August 2019 | 9:00 am


TTB Label Approval System Survives First Amendment Challenge From DC Brewery - Government, Public Sector - United States - Mondaq News Alerts

TTB Label Approval System Survives First Amendment Challenge From DC Brewery - Government, Public Sector - United States  Mondaq News Alerts

During the 34-day government shutdown occurring between December 2018 and January 2019, producers and importers of beer, wine and distilled spirits ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:36 am


DCHFA Finances Its Second Deanwood Affordable Rental Community of the Summer - GlobeNewswire

DCHFA Finances Its Second Deanwood Affordable Rental Community of the Summer  GlobeNewswire

Washington, D.C., Aug. 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) --. The District of Columbia Housing Finance Agency (DCHFA) finances a second affordable ...

Published on 23 August 2019 | 3:34 am


A prosecutor won’t do her job so bigots are getting away with hate crimes in D.C. - The Washington Post

A prosecutor won’t do her job so bigots are getting away with hate crimes in D.C.  The Washington Post

You've seen those yard signs — “Hate has no home here” — all over liberal D.C., right? But it looks like hate is actually a pretty stubborn tenant in the nation's ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 10:51 pm


CT joins legal challenge of immigrant ‘expedited removal’ rule - The CT Mirror

CT joins legal challenge of immigrant ‘expedited removal’ rule  The CT Mirror

Connecticut took aim at the Trump administration again on Thursday, joining a multi-state lawsuit attempting to block a new policy that allows the deportation of ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 8:49 pm


Supervisory Visitor Services Manager Job in Washington, District of Columbia - Other Agencies and Independent Organizations - LemonWire

Supervisory Visitor Services Manager Job in Washington, District of Columbia - Other Agencies and Independent Organizations  LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:27 pm


D.C. protects most workers from discrimination. But not nannies or housekeepers. - Washington Post

D.C. protects most workers from discrimination. But not nannies or housekeepers.  Washington Post

For 42 years, the District's Human Rights Act has protected workers in the nation's capital from discrimination and harassment based on race, gender or sexual ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 7:23 pm


Heading Back To Class With DC Public Schools Chancellor Lewis Ferebee - The Kojo Nnamdi Show

Heading Back To Class With DC Public Schools Chancellor Lewis Ferebee  The Kojo Nnamdi Show

It's been a mixed summer for D.C. Public Schools. Several controversies have made local education headlines, including the revelation that a third of DCPS ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 4:30 pm


Man Gets Six Years in Prison for Robbing DC Metro Commuters - The DC Post

Man Gets Six Years in Prison for Robbing DC Metro Commuters  The DC Post

A 21-year-old man has been handed down six years' imprisonment over two separate robberies that targeted D.C. Metro commuters in February and March ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:59 pm


DC is hosting its first Open Streets event this fall. What’s Open Streets? - Greater Greater Washington

DC is hosting its first Open Streets event this fall. What’s Open Streets?  Greater Greater Washington

Mayor Murial Bowser recently announced that a three-mile section of Georgia Avenue will be closed to automobile traffic for several hours in October for the ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 3:20 pm


Press Release: DDOT Announces Reduced Capital Bikeshare Annual Membership for DC College Students - The DC Line

Press Release: DDOT Announces Reduced Capital Bikeshare Annual Membership for DC College Students  The DC Line

News Release — District Department of Transportation. August 22, 2019. Media Contact. Lauren Stephens. (WASHINGTON, DC) – Today, the Bowser ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:52 pm


DC Students Begin New School Year in the Online Classroom - Yahoo Finance

DC Students Begin New School Year in the Online Classroom  Yahoo Finance

FPCSO, a tuition-free public school that serves kindergarteners through 8th graders, will welcome students for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year on August ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:00 pm


In Vermont, A Case Of One Man Whose Gun Was Seized Under Red Flag Law - NPR

In Vermont, A Case Of One Man Whose Gun Was Seized Under Red Flag Law  NPR

While the political focus may be on mass shootings, states are far more often using red flag laws to prevent cases of individual gun violence, including suicide.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 9:00 am


Grand jury adds sexual assault, kidnapping charges for man arrested in DC gay murder - Washington Blade

Grand jury adds sexual assault, kidnapping charges for man arrested in DC gay murder  Washington Blade

A D.C. Superior Court Grand Jury on Tuesday handed down a five-count indictment that includes new charges of first-degree sexual abuse and kidnapping ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 2:33 am


DC mayor blocks planned shelter for unaccompanied migrant children | TheHill - The Hill

DC mayor blocks planned shelter for unaccompanied migrant children | TheHill  The Hill

Washington, D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) has moved to block the Trump administration's construction of a shelter for unaccompanied migrant children in the ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:42 am


The best bars in D.C. to watch the SEC - NBCSports.com

The best bars in D.C. to watch the SEC  NBCSports.com

College football is fast approaching, and it's important to establish your gameday spot — and a seat at the bar — early. At NBC Sports Washington, we've ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:37 pm


D.C. Circuit Court Reinstates 2017 Final Rule Limiting Hospitals’ Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Funding - JD Supra

D.C. Circuit Court Reinstates 2017 Final Rule Limiting Hospitals’ Medicaid Disproportionate Share Hospital (DSH) Funding  JD Supra

On August 13, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit overturned a district court ruling that CMS's 2017 final rule on the Medicaid ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:02 pm


Tennessee football: 2020 Washington, D.C. Safety Mordecai McDaniel commits to Vols - All for Tennessee

Tennessee football: 2020 Washington, D.C. Safety Mordecai McDaniel commits to Vols  All for Tennessee

A Tennessee football recruiting secondary commit is from the District of Columbia. Washington, D.C. defensive back Mordecai McDaniel chose the Volunteers.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:37 pm


20. Washington, District of Columbia - FOX 11 and FOX 41

20. Washington, District of Columbia  FOX 11 and FOX 41

Overall diversity score: 64.6Racial/ethnic diversity index: 64.7Birthplace diversity index: 64.5Most common racial/ethnic group: BlackPercentage of residents ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:16 pm


D.C. Defenders unveiled as name of Washington's XFL team - Washington Times

D.C. Defenders unveiled as name of Washington's XFL team  Washington Times

Washington's new XFL team will be called the DC Defenders, the XFL announced Wednesday.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:51 pm


Eighty-Nine Amateur Teams Approved for 2020 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup Qualifying - U.S. Soccer

Eighty-Nine Amateur Teams Approved for 2020 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup Qualifying  U.S. Soccer

First Qualifying Round Scheduled for Weekend of Sept. 21-22; NPSL, USL League Two Opt for 2019 League Results to Decide Their Participants; 2019 USASA ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:31 pm


DC hate crimes: Inside a record year of hatred in the nation's capital - Washington Post

DC hate crimes: Inside a record year of hatred in the nation's capital  Washington Post

In 2018, a black girl, gay pals, a Trump family friend all became targets of suspected hate crimes.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:08 pm


D.C. mayor issues regulations to stop federal shelter for migrant children - Washington Post

D.C. mayor issues regulations to stop federal shelter for migrant children  Washington Post

The administration of D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) has enacted emergency regulations that would stop a planned federal shelter for unaccompanied migrant ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:52 pm


Trump's Lawyers Mount New Effort to Keep DC Judge on Tax Returns Lawsuit | National Law Journal - Law.com

Trump's Lawyers Mount New Effort to Keep DC Judge on Tax Returns Lawsuit | National Law Journal  Law.com

President Donald Trump's lawyers are taking another shot at stopping House Democrats from getting his New York state tax returns, with an eye on keeping the ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:48 am


Steph Curry bringing golf back to DC's Howard University - NBCSports.com

Steph Curry bringing golf back to DC's Howard University  NBCSports.com

The Howard University Bison haven't fielded a varsity golf program in over 40 years. That changed Monday, when Golden State Warriors point guard Steph ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:59 pm


For some of D.C.’s most violent criminals, a get-out-of-jail-soon card - The Washington Post

For some of D.C.’s most violent criminals, a get-out-of-jail-soon card  The Washington Post

RESIDENTS OF the District of Columbia deserve protection from the most violent criminals and to be confident those offenders receive prison sentences ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 9:50 pm


D.C. Council Member On Why He Opposes Proposed Facility For Migrant Families - NPR

D.C. Council Member On Why He Opposes Proposed Facility For Migrant Families  NPR

NPR's Michel Martin speaks with Washington, D.C., Council member Brandon Todd about the federal government's plan to build shelters for unaccompanied ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 9:04 pm


Watch DC Crews Make Kennedy Center Elevator Rescue - Firehouse.com

Watch DC Crews Make Kennedy Center Elevator Rescue  Firehouse.com

Two adults and a child were pulled up to safety by the District of Columbia's technical rescue team after the elevator they were in stalled 30 feet below the ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 8:02 pm


‘We lost something special’: The women’s hospital in D.C. that became a Trader Joe’s - Washington Post

‘We lost something special’: The women’s hospital in D.C. that became a Trader Joe’s  Washington Post

Dwayne Lawson-Brown couldn't find a home in his hometown. He spent over a year searching the District in 2016, but everything was too pricey. Frustrated and ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 11:01 am


Plumbing and Sheet Metal Supervisor Job in Washington, District of Columbia - Department of the Treasury - LemonWire

Plumbing and Sheet Metal Supervisor Job in Washington, District of Columbia - Department of the Treasury  LemonWire

The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in ...

Published on 18 August 2019 | 6:29 am


Priest Guilty Of Sex Abuse; List Of DC, Baltimore Accused Priests - Washington, DC Patch

Priest Guilty Of Sex Abuse; List Of DC, Baltimore Accused Priests  Washington, DC Patch

DC Priest Convicted Of Child Sex Abuse - Washington DC, DC - A Washington, D.C., priest has been convicted of child sex abuse. Plus, list of Baltimore, DC, ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 1:00 pm


5 Ways To Have A Totally Free Weekend Around DC - DCist

5 Ways To Have A Totally Free Weekend Around DC  DCist

Live tarantula feedings, a comedy show, and more free events for your weekend.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 3:23 pm


On Day Before D.C. Celebrates Chuck Brown Day, Norton Announces 'Chuck Brown Day' Resolution - https://maloney.house.gov

On Day Before D.C. Celebrates Chuck Brown Day, Norton Announces 'Chuck Brown Day' Resolution  https://maloney.house.gov

WASHINGTON, D.C – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) has introduced a resolution designating Chuck Brown's birthday, August 22nd, ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 7:00 am


7. District of Columbia - FOX 28 Spokane

7. District of Columbia  FOX 28 Spokane

Photo Credit: Alamy Stock Photo New homes per 10k residents: 66.5New vs. existing home value: 80% lowerRatio of median home value to income: ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


A New Species of Leech Is Discovered Near Washington, D.C. - Smithsonian.com

A New Species of Leech Is Discovered Near Washington, D.C.  Smithsonian.com

Smithsonian researcher describes a previously unknown species of olive-green bloodsucker that has three jaws with up to 59 teeth.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:00 am


DC ranks as one of the top cities in the world. Here's why - WUSA9.com

DC ranks as one of the top cities in the world. Here's why  WUSA9.com

It's a great day to be a Washingtonian. (Let's be real it's always a great day to be a Washingtonian).A new survey from FutureBrand rated the District of Columbia.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Norton Introduces Bill to Create D.C. Residency Requirement for CSOSA, PSA Directors - https://maloney.house.gov

Norton Introduces Bill to Create D.C. Residency Requirement for CSOSA, PSA Directors  https://maloney.house.gov

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) today introduced a bill to require the Director of the Court Services and Offender ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


E. Coli Limits For Major D.C. Rivers Illegal, Court Rules - Earthjustice

E. Coli Limits For Major D.C. Rivers Illegal, Court Rules  Earthjustice

The E. coli pollution limits the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved for the Anacostia and the Potomac rivers, as well as Rock Creek — a tributary of ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Inside the District of Columbia's rat control academy - SFGate

Inside the District of Columbia's rat control academy  SFGate

WASHINGTON - The instructor had a warning for the students of the District of Columbia's rat academy: Don't tell onlookers what you're up to. "We don't want ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 7:00 am


District Of Columbia Removes MAT Prior Authorization | OPEN MINDS - OPEN MINDS

District Of Columbia Removes MAT Prior Authorization | OPEN MINDS  OPEN MINDS

On April 1, 2019, the District of Columbia Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF) lifted Medicaid prior authorization requirements for 11 medication assisted ...

Published on 12 August 2019 | 3:00 am


For good reason, statehood for D.C. has always been a nonstarter - The Boston Globe

For good reason, statehood for D.C. has always been a nonstarter  The Boston Globe

The District of Columbia shouldn't have its own members of Congress. It doesn't resemble a state in any way, and was never supposed to.

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


DC lawyer's trial to serve as test for Justice Department's foreign lobbying enforcement work - CNN

DC lawyer's trial to serve as test for Justice Department's foreign lobbying enforcement work  CNN

One of Washington's most well-known and accomplished lawyers, the former Obama White House counsel Greg Craig, goes to trial Monday in Washington in a ...

Published on 11 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Trump tax-return case doesn't belong in D.C. court, AG says - Crain's New York Business

Trump tax-return case doesn't belong in D.C. court, AG says  Crain's New York Business

New York's top lawyer told a Washington judge that he shouldn't be the one hearing President Donald Trump's suit to block the state from handing his tax ...

Published on 9 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Norton Sends Request for Update on D.C. Halfway House Contract - https://maloney.house.gov

Norton Sends Request for Update on D.C. Halfway House Contract  https://maloney.house.gov

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) sent a letter today to Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP) Acting Director Hugh Hurwitz ...

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Push for DC Statehood Gains Momentum Amid Presidential Campaign - The Globe Post

Push for DC Statehood Gains Momentum Amid Presidential Campaign  The Globe Post

Democrats running for president are including D.C. statehood in their political campaign, stressing its importance for democracy.

Published on 8 August 2019 | 7:00 am


LAW: D.C. Circuit gears up for busy environmental docket - E&E News

LAW: D.C. Circuit gears up for busy environmental docket  E&E News

A federal appeals court in Washington is starting to fill in its fall argument calendar and is already set to handle several major cases involving energy ...

Published on 7 August 2019 | 7:00 am


District of Columbia Physician, Frederick Gooding, Indicted for Alleged Role in $12.7 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme - STL.News

District of Columbia Physician, Frederick Gooding, Indicted for Alleged Role in $12.7 Million Health Care Fraud Scheme  STL.News

(STL.News) – A physician with a practice in the District of Columbia was charged in an indictment unsealed today for his role in an alleged $12.7 million health ...

Published on 3 August 2019 | 7:00 am


CEX.IO Expands Operations to 31 States and the District of Columbia - ihodl.com

CEX.IO Expands Operations to 31 States and the District of Columbia  ihodl.com

Within less than a month, CEX.IO has also managed to collect MTLs in seven more states.

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


The killing of 11-year-old Karon Brown is part of D.C.’s new normal - The Washington Post

The killing of 11-year-old Karon Brown is part of D.C.’s new normal  The Washington Post

“This is not normal,” the Rev. Thomas Lee Cardwell Jr. said in his eulogy at Allen Chapel AME Church this week for Karon Brown, the 11-year-old who was ...

Published on 2 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Arrest Made in Sex Trafficking of Children Offenses in Various Parts of the District of Columbia - FairfaxNews.com

Arrest Made in Sex Trafficking of Children Offenses in Various Parts of the District of Columbia  FairfaxNews.com

Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Youth and Family Services Division and Special Agents from Federal Bureau of Investigation's Washington ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Tommy Duncan, CEO of Trusted Health Plan, District of Columbia, is EY Entrepreneur of the Year® 2019 Mid-Atlantic Health Category Winner - BlackNews.com

Tommy Duncan, CEO of Trusted Health Plan, District of Columbia, is EY Entrepreneur of the Year® 2019 Mid-Atlantic Health Category Winner  BlackNews.com

Trusted Health Plan, District of Columbia is transforming healthcare through proven innovative, holistic and affordable member-focused approaches that get ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Why Washingtonians need to have statehood for District of Columbia | TheHill - The Hill

Why Washingtonians need to have statehood for District of Columbia | TheHill  The Hill

The residents of the District of Columbia are equal to all other residents of the United States. We pay taxes, serve on juries and in wars, participate in our ...

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Want D.C. to Have Representation? Retrocede It Into Maryland. - Commentary Magazine

Want D.C. to Have Representation? Retrocede It Into Maryland.  Commentary Magazine

The public opposes the Democratic Party's plan to make Washington D.C. a state, but they might approve of it becoming a part of Maryland.

Published on 31 July 2019 | 7:00 am


DC Child Care Is Most Expensive In US, Study Shows - Washington, DC Patch

DC Child Care Is Most Expensive In US, Study Shows  Washington, DC Patch

Child Care In DC Costs More Than Anywhere Else - Washington DC, DC - The District of Columbia topped the list of most expensive places for infant care in the ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


DC single family neighborhood density: Ward 3 versus Ward 6 - The D.C. Policy Center

DC single family neighborhood density: Ward 3 versus Ward 6  The D.C. Policy Center

Ward 3 and Ward 6 both include some of the most highly-valued residential neighborhoods in the District. Both are predominately composed of single-family ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


DC statehood hearing rescheduled for September - Roll Call

DC statehood hearing rescheduled for September  Roll Call

A hearing on a bill to make the District of Columbia the 51st state has been rescheduled for September. A bill introduced by Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton had ...

Published on 29 July 2019 | 7:00 am


Tens of Thousands of D.C. Residents Left in the Dark Due to Power Outage - Breitbart

Tens of Thousands of D.C. Residents Left in the Dark Due to Power Outage  Breitbart

Tens of thousands of Washington, DC, residents were left in the dark due to a Saturday afternoon power outage.

Published on 27 July 2019 | 7:00 am


This little engine delivers results for DC children | TheHill - The Hill

This little engine delivers results for DC children | TheHill  The Hill

Over the past 15 years, the Opportunity Scholarship Program (OSP) has become the Little Engine That Could among school choice programs in the United ...

Published on 27 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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