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  • DC police arrest suspect in fatal stabbing

    WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia police have arrested a suspect in a fatal stabbing. Police say the stabbing occurred on Wednesday, July 22 just after 6:30 p.m. on the 1300 block of 7th Street…

  • DC police: arrests total 101 in prostitution sting

    WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia police have so far arrested 101 men in connection with a prostitution sting operation the department launched last month. Investigators with the department’s human trafficking unit arrested eight men…

  • Hingis helps Washington Kastles win World TeamTennis title

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Martina Hingis helped the Washington Kastles win their record fifth consecutive World TeamTennis championship on Sunday with a 24-18 victory over the Austin Aces. Kastles captain Leander Paes was selected as the…

  • Marchers cross Alabama on Day 2 of ‘Journey for Justice’

    SELMA, Ala. (AP) — Protest marchers in Alabama on Sunday embarked on the second day of their planned 860-mile trek to Washington, D.C., as part of “America’s Journey for Justice.” Sponsored by the NAACP, “America’s…

  • Chef responds to Trump’s D.C. restaurant lawsuit

    WASHINGTON — A food fight continues between Donald Trump and chef José Andrés as he abandons their restaurant deal at the Old Post Office Pavilion in the District after the Republican presidential candidate made widely…

  • United tops Real Salt Lake in wild affair, 6-4

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Perry Kitchen broke a 4-4 tie in the 79th minute and D.C. United beat Real Salt Lake 6-4 on Saturday night. The 10 goals fell one short of the MLS single-game record.…

  • Redskins CB DeAngelo Hall returns from 2 Achilles operations

    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — No one around the Washington Redskins harbors doubt about whether DeAngelo Hall has the know-how and competitive spirit necessary to come back from two — count ‘em, two! — operations on…

  • DC police make arrest in August 2014 homicide

    WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia police say they’ve arrested a man in a double shooting nearly a year ago that left one man dead. Police say 24-year-old Jonathan Taylor of no fixed address was…

  • 2 men fatally shot in southeast Washington

    WASHINGTON (AP) — District of Columbia police are investigating two fatal shootings, including one that claimed the life of an 18-year-old man. Police say 18-year-old Shaun Simmons was fatally shot around 4:20 a.m. Saturday in…

  • Young girl shot in southeast DC is expected to survive

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Police say a young girl is expected to survive after she was shot in southeast Washington. District of Columbia police spokeswoman Gwendolyn Crump says the victim is under 10 years old. She…

  • Va. scientists hope hunt for hidden fault lines averts future quake damage

    WASHINGTON — A 5.8 magnitude earthquake rattled two of Washington, D.C.’s major landmarks nearly four years ago, causing millions of dollars in damage. Now scientists in Virginia are working to map fault lines, with hopes the…

  • Woman arrested after jumping White House barricade

    WASHINGTON — A woman has been arrested after jumping over a barricade in front of the White House on Friday evening, according to the U.S. Secret Service. The woman has not yet been identified, but…

  • Little girl shot Friday in Southeast D.C.

    WASHINGTON — A girl who has been reported as young as 8 years old in age was shot Friday night in Southeast D.C., according to the District’s Metropolitan police. The child was shot in the arm…

  • Mystics win 5th straight, 88-53 over Stars

    SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kia Vaughn scored all 15 of her points in a decisive first half, Stefanie Dolson had 14 and the Washington Mystics beat the San Antonio Stars 88-53 on Friday night for…

  • Driver who crashed car into Capitol barricade charged

    WASHINGTON — Streets are closed near the U.S. Capitol on Friday morning as the Capitol Police investigate a vehicle that struck the south barricade of the Capitol. CBS News reports that the car was speeding…