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CBS: 1 shot at gate to NSA

Guards at the National Security Agency shot at least one person after a vehicle attempted to ram the gate.

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Pentagon chief may ease military enlistment standards

The military's most rigid mindset that puts a high value on standards could change as Defense Secretary Ash Carter considers easing some military enlistment standards.

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Final Four: Three No. 1 seeds and Michigan State

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Rockville Rock: O.A.R. comes home for the arts

From Rockville to rock stars: O.A.R. guitarist Richard On and frontman Marc Roberge hit Capitol Hill for a cause.

D.C. theater hosts final showing

A D.C. theater hosted its final showings Sunday after five years in business.

3 reasons to applaud White House’s SES reform plan

Federal News Radio’s Francis Rose says if successful, the efforts could be a trickle-down benefit for other federal employees, and even all Americans.

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