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Soccer Fans Push For New D.C. United Stadium, But Timeline Remains Elusive

Fans of D.C. United have sent 27,000 emails to Mayor Vincent Gray and D.C. Council members urging them to back a plan for a new stadium in Southwest D.C.
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D.C. Fire Department Lieutenant Faces Trial Board In Wake Of Man's Death

A District of Columbia fire lieutenant who was in charge of a station when no one went to help a dying man across the street will go before a trial board.
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How To Feed D.C.'s Low-Income Children On Snow Days

Snow days are a cause for celebration for many students, but not those who rely on schools for healthy meals. Council member Mary Cheh is attempting to change that.

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As Gray Fights For Re-Election, He Gets Notable Nod: Marion Barry

D.C.'s mayor-for-life is endorsing its mayor-for-now in his hotly contested bid for re-election.
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Puppets Take The Stage At D.C. Theater Festival

It's not just actors who star at The World Stages International Theater Festival in D.C., but puppets as well.

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States Spend Too Much On New Roads, Neglecting Maintenance, Report Says

Repairing and maintaining existing transportation infrastructure doesn't garner headlines, but a new report from Taxpayers for Common Sense and Smart Growth America say it needs to take priority over building and expanding roads.

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It May Have Been Winter's Last Gasp, But March Storm Proved Historic

The National Weather Service says a winter storm is breaking snowfall records around the nation's capital.
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Potholepalooza In The District

Across the area, the consensus seems to be winter weather has worn out its welcome. And it's taking a toll on more than people's patience. Roads across the region are showing lots of wear and tear from storms and efforts to clean up after them.

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DDOT To End Traffic Calming Project On Wisconsin

After an abortive attempt to put in center turn lanes on Wisconsin Ave. NW, the District Department of Transportation is turning the traffic pattern back to six lanes.

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Early Voting For D.C. Primary Starts Monday, Delayed Due To Snow

The first ballots in D.C.'s mayoral primary will be cast on Monday, but the early voting center will be open later than normal, due to the snow.

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