With Boston out for 2024 Olympics, could D.C. host?

Now that Boston won’t host the 2024 Olympics, D.C. could get back in the mix for cities to host the 2024 summer games. Analysts weigh in on if the region should brace for the games to come to the area.

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Fiat Chrysler settlement with gov’t could prove costly

The company is required to offer buying back certain Ram pickup trucks and Dodge and Chrysler SUVs with defective steering parts that can cause drivers to lose control.

British Lord in alleged cocaine video seeks leave of absence

House of Lords member John Sewel has requested a leave of absence while police and Parliament investigate his alleged drug use and sexual behavior.

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Top pro looks for two titles in D.C.

One of the top-ranked American tennis players has a chance to win two different kinds of titles in D.C. in as many weeks, between the Kastles and the Citi Open.

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GOP House leader wants Obama to remove IRS commissioner

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