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Climbers Rappel Washington Monument To Assess Damage

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It's not Mission Impossible -- it's the National Park Service. Workers rappel down all four sides of the Washington Monument Tuesday to assess damage from the August 23 earthquake.

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Video: Footage From Washington Monument During August Earthquake

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The National Parl Service has released security camera footage from the Washington Monument, showing what it was like for tourists up there during the August earthquake.

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Fairfax Voters To Decide On Huntington Floodwall

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Voters in Fairfax County might get the chance to voter on whether to fund a floodwall in the Huntington neighborhood.

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D.C. Councilman: Quake Response A Failure

The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments sat down to review the District's response to the myriad of crises in the last month, and some were less than pleased.

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Virginia Works To Pick Up Pieces After Hurricane Irene

The sound of chain saws and generators have been piercing the air in many parts of Virginia as residents dig out from under the debris left by Hurricane Irene.

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Fauquier Co. Court Must Move To Allow For Earthquake Repairs

As much of Virginia is dealing with the aftermath of Hurricane Irene Fauquier County is still struggling with fallout from last week's earthquake.

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After the Storm: Tips For Filing Insurance Claims In D.C.

Those in the District whose house or other property sustained damage from hurricane Irene should take care to review certain guidelines before filing a claim.

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Tips On What To Do To Prepare For A Hurricane

Officials are urging people to take the necessary precautions in advance of the nasty weather expected next week from Hurricane Sandy.

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Earthquake Damage To National Cathedral Will Cost Millions

Officials at the National Cathedral say it will cost millions of dollars to repair the damage from Tuesday's earthquake.

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