After student death, Georgetown looks to quell fears

Campus doctor James Welsh sent a letter to faculty, staff and students.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 05:05pm EDT
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CDC picks D.C. for new campaign to step up HIV treatment

Using Southeast D.C.'s United Medical Center as a backdrop, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention launched a social marketing campaign targeted at increasing HIV treatment compliance on Wednesday.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 02:58pm EDT

MARC Train service restored after downed wires

Downed wires caused delays for MARC Train service Tuesday morning, and service was restored Wednesday afternoon.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 01:12pm EDT

Beltway clinchers: Nationals, Orioles win divisions on same night

Thanks to strong seasons and weak divisional competition, the Nationals and Orioles became the first teams in baseball to clinch their division titles.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 12:36pm EDT
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Beltway Poll: Race divides D.C. area's opinion on Rice

The majority of residents believe Ray Rice's punishment following the release of a video that shows him punching his then-fiance was 'just right.' But a closer look shows a racial component to their opinions.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 12:24pm EDT

Man pleads guilty in 1992 DC homicide

Prosecutors say s man has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in the 1992 shooting death of a man in Washington's East Potomac Park.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 11:43am EDT

Georgetown student posted foreboding tweets before apparent meningitis death

Tests pending on meningitis diagnosis of deceased Georgetown University student.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 09:56am EDT

Marion Barry hosting documentary about his ward

Marion Barry hopes self-produced documentary will change perceptions of his DC ward

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 07:18am EDT

National HIV awareness campaign to launch in DC

National HIV awareness campaign to launch at hospital in southeast DC

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 07:02am EDT

Metro: some to wait longer for weekend trains

Metro: some riders to wait longer for trains this weekend, only silver line won't be affected

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 06:48am EDT

Pot bellied pig plays piano to raise awareness in N.W.

In an effort to raise awareness about a heavy issue, a pot bellied pig made a stop at an area law school this week.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 06:03am EDT

Tastes like chicken? Meat-alternative products compete with the real deal

More people are choosing to reduce the amount of meat they eat -- sometimes by just one meal a week -- and companies are turning out some tasty contenders.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 05:48am EDT

D.C. police join community discussion about law enforcement, race

More than a month after unarmed black teenager Michael Brown was shot and killed by a white police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, D.C. leaders had a heated discussion about local police practices.

Wednesday - 09/17/2014, 03:20am EDT

Georgetown student dies after battling meningitis

Georgetown University says one its students has died after battling a case of diagnosed meningitis.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 05:29pm EDT

Woman charged in death of her toddler son

DC woman charged in beating death of her toddler son

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 04:40pm EDT

Prince George's County police arrest man wanted in 3-year-old's murder

Prince George's County police have made an arrest in the murder of a 3-year-old girl.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:46pm EDT

Ceremony marks anniversary of Navy Yard shooting

Top Navy officials and family members are among more than 2,000 people marking the one-year anniversary of the Washington Navy Yard shootings a year after 12 people were killed.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 03:21pm EDT

Flood from storm would damage D.C. infrastructure: Study

As sea levels rise, much of D.C.'s infrastructure would be routinely threatened by storm-driven floodwaters.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 10:26am EDT

Cash infusion to bring 4 more &pizza locations to D.C. area

We reported earlier Monday on a $1.9 million investment in local pizza restaurant chain &pizza, and now we know what that funding will be used for: at least four more locations of the pizza spot in the D.C. area.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 09:32am EDT

Road to recovery from Navy Yard shooting starts with a pet

One year after the Navy Yard shooting rampage—ending in 12 dead and four injured—those most closely touched by the massacre reflect on the victims and their own journeys through the darkest days. For one family, the difficult times finally took a turn in the form of a rescued dog that had been through some traumatic experiences of its own.

Tuesday - 09/16/2014, 07:08am EDT
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