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War Crimes Archive Goes On View At Holocaust Museum

Beginning Thursday, the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum is making the entire U.N. War Crimes Commission archive available to visitors in its research room. The digital archive names thousands of perpetrators of World War II war crimes.
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D.C. Officials Lambast Republican Effort To Gut City's Gun Laws

Mayor Vincent Gray and D.C. Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton today criticized a House measure passed yesterday that would stop the city from enforcing any of its restrictive gun laws.
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Union Station Restoration Uncovers Hidden History

We'll tour Union Station's lesser-known spots and hear about the restoration that's uncovering artifacts from the train terminal's past.
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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.