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D.C. In Talks With Washington Wizards On Training Facility In Shaw

D.C. officials confirmed today that they are in talks with the Washington Wizards to build the team a training facility in Shaw, a project that would cost between $30 and $40 million and could impact a skate park, dog park and planned middle school on the site.
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How To Get To (Or Avoid Entirely) The Concert For Valor On Veterans Day

The Concert For Valor will feature many big-name acts performing in homage to the nation's service members and their families, but it won't be easy getting to or from there.

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Bowser Says Reeves Center Could Be Taken Out Of D.C. United Stadium Deal

D.C. Mayor-elect Muriel Bowser today raised the possibility that the Reeves Center, a government building located at 14th and U streets NW, could be taken out of a deal to build a new stadium for D.C. United.
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Watch: D.C. Mayor-Elect Muriel Bowser On 'The Politics Hour'

D.C. mayor-elect Muriel Bowser appeared on "The Politics Hour" at noon for her first major broadcast interview since being elected on Tuesday. (Full video is available below.)
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Cyclists May Have To Wait Until Next Year To Change Contributory Negligence Law

A final vote on bill that would help victims of bicycle accidents receive compensation for injuries was delayed until Wednesday, and could be pushed to next year.
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Door to Door: Northbrook Estates, Md. And Barnaby Woods, D.C.

It's our ongoing journey around the region. This time around, we'll visit Northbrook Estates, Md. and the Barnaby Woods neighborhood of Northwest D.C.
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Vintage Postcards Offer View Of A Long-Gone D.C.

Willard C. Ross liked to go beyond D.C.'s monuments: His early 20th century images show the city's corner stores, neighborhoods, civic parades and moments from residents' daily lives.
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Could D.C. Be The Next Big Spot For Crowdfunding Companies?

Crowdfunding is an increasingly popular way to raise money, and more and more equity crowdfunding firms are popping up in D.C.
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Smithsonian Prepares For Leader's Goodbye, Gears Up To Raise Money

We'll talk with departing Smithsonian Secretary Wayne Clough about his tenure and the Institution's decision to launch its very first capital campaign.

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Once-Maligned D.C. Landmark Gets Makeover As City's First 'Pod Hotel'

The bargain-basement Allen Lee Hotel in Foggy Bottom has collected its share of sketchy reviews through the years, but that's about to change.