What if you were able to identify the 50 people most likely to commit violent crimes — and instead of locking them up, you gave them money and mentoring? D.C. Council member Kenyan McDuffie wants the District to try this unconventional approach.
D.C. Council member David Grosso (I-At Large), who says he was abused at his church, wants to eliminate the statute of limitations on civil actions against those accused of sex crimes involving minors.
The city found some very creative ways to celebrate Pope Francis' D.C. arrival this week, from religious-themed beers to taking selfies with life-size pope cutouts and tracking down bobblehead dolls in his likeness.
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