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D.C. Legislators Propose Expanding Access To Medical Marijuana

A pair of D.C. legislators will introduce a bill on Tuesday that would scrap the list of conditions that can qualify a resident for medical marijuana, leaving it instead up the patient's doctor.
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D.C. May Get A Republican Mayoral Candidate

D.C. Republican Party Chairman Ron Phillips says the party is considering possible candidates for D.C.'s mayoral race.
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D.C. Proposes Rules That Would Allow Self-Driving Cars

Self-driving cars may be years away for most motorists, but D.C. is jumping ahead of the curve and preparing for the brave new world of cars that drive themselves.
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Faced With Tech-Driven Competition, A Move To Deregulate D.C. Cabs

To help level the playing field between traditional taxis and services like Uber, the D.C. Taxicab Commission is considering a proposal that would allow drivers to go off the meter and use app-based hails.

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New D.C. School Boundaries Proposed

A proposal that would change school boundaries for thousands of families starting in 2015-16 was released over the weekend.

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Bowser Meets With Henderson, But Won't Say If She'll Keep Her

Fresh off of her victory in Tuesday's Democratic mayoral primary, Muriel Bowser is already fielding questions on which agency heads she would keep — and one key figure in the city's school system isn't assured a job if Bowser wins November's general election.
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Shaping the City: Developing the Southwest Waterfront

Kojo sits down with architect Roger Lewis and Monty Hoffman, a lead developer of D.C's ambitious Southwest Waterfront redevelopment project, to talk about the future of the 27-acre site.

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D.C. Police Release Another Video In Search For Relisha Rudd

A newly released video shows a person of interest in the ongoing search for missing 8-year-old Relisha Rudd.
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Gray Presents $10.7 Billion Budget To D.C. Council

Two days after he was defeated in his bid for a second term, District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray has proposed a $10.7 billion budget for the upcoming fiscal year.
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D.C. Failing To Properly Educate Adult Learners, Says Report

D.C. is home to many skilled and highly eductaed workers, but a report from D.C. Appleseed finds that the city is failing to properly serve 60,000 adult learners.

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