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The 'Delta Collection': Sneaking A Peek At The Library Of Congress' Erotica Stash

The Library of Congress holds a vast collection of reference materials and books — including plenty of erotica and pornography.

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Dinner Party Movement Offers Grieving Washingtonians A Gathering Place

A new movement is inviting people across the D.C. region to eat, drink and talk about the loss of loved ones.

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House Concerts Bring Live Music To A D.C. Living Room Near You

If you want to see the next big thing in D.C. music, the nearest venue may be the living room next door.

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Effort To Block Marijuana Law Won't Survive Senate, Norton Says

D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton expects D.C.'s marijuana decriminalization bill to survive, once it moves from the House to the more friendly waters of the U.S. Senate.

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Following Collision, Pedestrian Safety Measures Added To Maryland Avenue

A librarian was struck last month in an intersection along Maryland Avenue in Northeast D.C., prompting DDOT to respond with a number of temporary fixes aimed at pedestrian safety.

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House Approves Republican Measure To Gut D.C.'s Gun Laws

The House of Representatives approved an amendment to a spending bill this afternoon that would largely gut the District's restrictive gun laws.
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Orlando Airport Screeners Get Primer On D.C. Licenses

A reporter heading back to the District from Orlando this past weekend faced problems using his D.C. license as a form of identification — prompting the airport to have give screeners a primer.

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Everything You Need To Know About Marijuana Decriminalization In D.C.

Starting July 17, the possession of less than one ounce of marijuana in D.C. becomes a civil offense punishable by a $25 fine. Here are all the things you need to know about decriminalization in D.C.
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If You Call 911 From A Cell Phone, Can A Dispatcher Find You? Maybe Not.

If you call 911 in D.C. from a cell phone, you might expect that even if you don't leave your address, the dispatcher could use your phone's GPS capability to pinpoint your location. But one group says that in most cases, that's not happening.
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After Incident, Granite State Liquor Regulators Say D.C. License Is Valid

The New Hampshire Liquor Commission clarified today that the D.C. driver's license if valid for the purposes of liquor purchases in the Granite State.