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  • Cole Porter’s ‘Anything Goes’ hits Warner Theatre

    WASHINGTON — Even if you’ve never seen Cole Porter’s “Anything Goes,” you’ve seen traces of its pop culture legacy. Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett just covered the title song on their Grammy-winning duet album. Frank…

  • Man shot to death in NE D.C. apartment

    WASHINGTON – Police are searching for more information after a man was found shot to death in a D.C. apartment early Monday morning. D.C. police say a call came in at about 12:15 a.m. about…

  • Lawyer: D.C. rabbi accused of videotaping nude women to plead guilty

    WASHINGTON — The D.C. rabbi accused of videotaping nude women, intends to plead guilty to voyeurism, his lawyer tells WTOP. Barry Freundel is appearing in D.C. Superior Court Thursday, and his lawyer said he will…

  • Area colleges score high in Peace Corps’ volunteerism rankings

    WASHINGTON — American University has a new distinction to be proud of. The Peace Corps on Wednesday announced its annual list of colleges that produced the most Peace Corps volunteers nationwide, and American took the…

  • Videos allow you to see National Mall in real time

    WASHINGTON — EarthCam, which provides live streaming video and time-lapse construction cameras, has revealed a new viewpoint of the National Mall. D.C. joins Seattle, Los Angeles and Palm Beach as places you can check out…

  • Reports of frozen or broken pipes spike due to cold

    WASHINGTON — For the first time since 1994, temperatures in D.C. are expected to fall below zero. Already this winter, the cold has led to hundreds of frozen or broken pipes. Over the past 10…

  • D.C. confirms second case of measles in 2015

    WASHINGTON — D.C. officials have confirmed a second case of the measles in the District. The newest case is not related to the outbreak in California and there is no indication that the two measles…

  • Are you single? Take heart: D.C. ranks high for love-seekers

    WASHINGTON — As roses arrive at office cubicles and reservations for two fill up restaurants, singles have the opportunity to take stock of their circumstances. The unsettling reality soon strikes at the core: Singles Awareness…

  • Ditch dinner: Alternative, local ideas for Valentine’s Day

    If you don’t want to spend your Saturday night staring at an over-priced prix fixe menu or elbowing your way through a sea of frantic young lovers in search for that perfect rose bouquet, it may be time to break out of your tired and predictable Valentine’s Day routine. Try one of these less-conventional activities to celebrate the annual day of love with your special someone.

  • D.C.’s first elevated park designed to bridge community gap

    A big project is turning a decades-long vision of connecting D.C.’s Southeast neighborhoods into a reality.

  • Study: Best cities for football fans are …

    WASHINGTON — It can be tough being a Washington Redskins fan between name controversies, quarterback crises and disappointing losses. And now a study’s ranking of D.C. as a football-fan city doesn’t help either. A WalletHub study…

  • Report: D.C. ranks worst for ROI with police spending

    WASHINGTON — A new report ranked D.C. at the bottom of the list when it comes to the return on investment with police spending. WalletHub calculated how efficiently the 110 most populated U.S. cities spend…

  • National Symphony to open new year in DC’s Brookland, NoMa

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Symphony Orchestra is opening the new year with a series of performances in the northeast Washington neighborhoods of Brookland and NoMa. The musicians will revive their “NSO In Your Neighborhood”…

  • Muriel Bowser sworn in as DC mayor

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Muriel Bowser has been sworn in as the seventh elected mayor of the District of Columbia. The 42-year-old Bowser spent seven years on the D.C. Council before being elected to the city’s…

  • Car goes into water in D.C.

    WASHINGTON — An empty car, that was possibly abandoned, ended up in the Potomac River at Fletcher’s Boathouse in Georgetown. U.S. Park Police say they received a call about the car at 6:48 a.m. Thursday. Police…