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Prince Paul, Dan The Automator Reunite In D.C.

The hip hop duo behind the classic group Handsome Boy Modeling School came together for a brief reunion this weekend.

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Racine Says He Will Fight To Protect D.C. Marijuana Legalization Initiative

Karl Racine, D.C.'s first elected attorney general, said on Friday that he will fight to ensure that the will of D.C. residents is respected, including on a marijuana ballot initiative overturned by Congress late last year.
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Amid Changes And Challenges, Bowser Sworn In As D.C. Mayor

Muriel Bowser was sworn in as the District's seventh mayor on Friday morning, pledging to tackle issues big and small — even as she faces immediate challenges.

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Bowser Set To Take Office, Along With Elected Attorney General And Legislators

D.C. gets a new mayor today, as Muriel Bowser will be sworn in along with seven D.C. Council members and the District's first ever elected attorney general.
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Homeless Advocates Praise Bowser's New DHS Head

Laura Green Zeilinger, a longtime advocate of the homeless, has been announced as D.C. Mayor-elect Muriel Bowser's new Department of Human Services head.

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Streetcar Opening Awaits Fourth D.C. Mayoral Administration

Mayor Vincent Gray has confirmed that the D.C. Streetcar system along H Street will not open New Year's Eve Day, which means the long-awaited transit line will await the mayoral administration of Muriel Bowser.

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What Does Zeilinger Pick Say About Bowser's Approach To Homelessness?

The D.C. mayor-elect wants Laura Green Zeilinger to lead the Department of Human Services. Does that mean she's serious about tackling homelessness?
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Shooting Victim Misidentified By D.C. Police

A man shot by D.C. police last week was misidentified to reporters and the public.
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D.C. Party Bar McFadden's Closed After Stabbings

The self-described "most iconic Irish party bar" in the District of Columbia is temporarily closed, after five people were stabbed there this weekend.
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Homicide Watch D.C. Coming To An End

A website devoted to documenting every homicide in the District of Columbia is shutting down this week.