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D.C. Streetcar Opening Delayed Again, Won't Debut Next Week As Planned

Launching D.C. first streetcar line next week has been "taken off the table," according to a source with knowledge of project planning.
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Q&A: Eleanor Holmes Norton On D.C. Home Rule

Eleanor Holmes Norton has been the District's only voice in Congress for the past 24 years.
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What Does The Future Hold For Capitol Hill's Potomac Gardens?

In Southeast Capitol Hill, Potomac Gardens stands as one of the last large-scale, multi-family public-housing projects in the city.

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First Lawsuit Filed In Wake Of Deadly Metro Incident, And More Could Come

A man who sent a goodbye text message to his family because he thought was going to die during Metro’s Yellow Line meltdown is the first person to sue the transit agency over Monday's incident.
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D.C.'s RiverSmart Project Takes Aggressive Approach To Polluted Runoff

Experts are taking everything they know about reducing storm water runoff and putting various techniques to the test in two D.C. neighborhoods.

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Demand For Food Aid Rises Sharply In Washington D.C.

The economic tides in Washington D.C. are rising, but the head of Bread for the City says more and more Washingtonians are seeking help filling their pantries with food.

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Metro Smoke Incident: Calls For Information Intensify, More Details Emerge

The NTSB pledges to keep politicians updated, new information about the incident comes to light, and legal action by passengers begins to stir.

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Marion Barry's Son Christopher Under Investigation For Alleged Outburst At Bank

Barry is being investigated by police after allegedly threatening a D.C. bank teller and destroying a security camera.
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Republican Says Congress Should Sue D.C. Over Pot Legalization Measure

House Republicans are contemplating whether to sue the District for moving forward with its new marijuana law after the GOP cut off funding for the measure.
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'She Had A Beautiful Spirit': Neighbor Remembers Metro Disaster Victim Carol Glover

A neighbor of Carol Glover, who died in a Metrorail incident on Monday, says the 61-year-old had "a beautiful spirit."