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Metro reopens Federal Center station, resumes service

Metro has restored service on all lines Friday after a debris fire shut down the Blue, Orange and Silver lines between Eastern Market and L’Enfant Plaza on Thursday.

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Los Angeles man guilty in 10 ‘Grim Sleeper’ serial killings

A former Los Angeles trash collector was convicted of 10 counts of murder in the “Grim Sleeper” serial killings that targeted poor, young black women over two decades.

Va. girl without hands wins writing competition

If you need to be inspired today, Anaya Ellick's accomplishment should help. "She is a vivacious and a no-excuses type of young lady.” And her handwriting is stunning. Watch video.

Guide to refinancing or consolidating student loans

If you are lugging around student debt and struggling to keep up with the payments, you may be wondering whether you should refinance or consolidate. Here’s what to know before pulling the trigger.

Wal-Mart brings back greeters at the store door

Those smiley door greeters are back at Wal-Mart. The nation’s largest retailer said it’s bringing back door greeters to a majority of its stores by mid-summer to improve customer service.

Tips for making wedding, memorial slideshows

When you have moments you want to keep forever, Data Doctors' Ken Colburn has advice on what to consider.

Rare treat: Mercury to pass in front of sun

The last time Mercury crossed directly between the Earth and sun was in 2006, and it won’t happen again for a few years.

Creative approaches for agencies' big data problem

As access to data gets easier, agencies are looking for ways to sift through the noise and find the most valuable pieces.

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