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D.C., Md. & Va.
D.C.-area forecast: Near 60 today and up to 70 Friday, before cooling down Saturday through Monday
The best chance of showers over the next few days is late tonight.
2020-03-12 11:42:35
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Drop in cargo at Port of Virginia partly due to coronavirus
The Port of Virginia saw a drop in cargo last month that officials say is due in part to the coronavirus and its effects on the shipping industry
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Lawmakers set to pass new state budget
Virginia lawmakers are set to give final passage to the state budget
2020-03-12 10:11:17
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Jury convicts Maryland inmate found with improvised weapon
An inmate who authorities say was found with an improvised weapon in a Maryland prison has been convicted on weapons charges
2020-03-12 10:07:13
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Police: Toddler dies after being bitten by family dog
A 2-year-old child who was bitten by a dog in Virginia has died
2020-03-12 08:30:15
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Death of man shot over 20 years ago ruled a homicide
A man who was shot over 20 years ago has recently died, and now authorities are ruling his death a homicide
2020-03-12 07:49:15
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Greater Washington Partnership joins national push to end transportation ‘logjams’
Leaders of 10 regions with 20 percent of the nation’s population join forces to push Congress on transportation issues.
2020-03-12 06:01:00
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Winning numbers drawn in ‘Bank a Million’ game
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Bank a Million’ game
2020-03-12 05:49:11
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Winning numbers drawn in ‘Lotto America’ game
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Lotto America’ game
2020-03-12 05:25:10
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Winning numbers drawn in ‘Powerball’ game
Winning numbers drawn in ‘Powerball’ game
2020-03-12 05:15:11
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Attorneys: Chelsea Manning attempted suicide in Alexandria jail
The former Army intelligence analyst who leaked hundreds of thousands of documents to WikiLeaks was hospitalized days before a hearing as she seeks release from civil confinement for refusing to testify to a grand jury investigating the anti-secrecy website.
2020-03-12 04:44:42
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Sidwell Friends plans to close and move to remote learning amid coronavirus threat
No cases of illness have been linked to the school, which has D.C. and Maryland campuses.
2020-03-12 03:31:36
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As schools weigh whether to close amid the coronavirus threat, confusion and second-guessing reign
After days of resistance, Seattle Public Schools have closed for at least 2 weeks.
2020-03-12 01:12:40
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Facing coronavirus uncertainties, Washington-area nonprofits consider difficult decisions
One organization kept its doors open during the riots. It’s not sure it will be able to do the same this time.
2020-03-12 01:11:28
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D.C. mayor signs law banning ‘ghost gun’ kits from District
The number of untraceable, homemade firearms found in Washington has spiked since 2018, and the weapons have been used in four homicides.
2020-03-12 01:08:49
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County executive seeks to boost funding for Pr. George’s schools and public safety
Angela D. Alsobrooks’s proposed budget requires council approval.
2020-03-12 00:54:17
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Spread of coronavirus could undermine the 2020 Census
Knocking on doors and keeping track of college students may be challenging in a pandemic.
2020-03-12 00:35:32
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Cherry blossom festival events canceled as coronavirus concerns mount in Washington
More than 160 vendors and performers were canceled as a result of the changes.
2020-03-12 00:24:41
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Local Digest: Police close probe into Radford student’s death in jail
A roundup of news from the Washington region.
2020-03-11 22:46:09
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Amtrak ridership is down, cancellations up 300 percent amid coronavirus crisis
Amtrak’s future booking are down 50 percent year-over-year and cancellations are up more than 300 percent, the company said.
2020-03-11 22:13:19
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Jack Evans probably qualifies for public campaign money in comeback bid, records show
Once-prolific fundraiser turns to public financing to reclaim the seat he gave up in scandal.
2020-03-11 22:00:53
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D.C. officials say ‘non-essential mass gatherings’ should be canceled or postponed
National Cathedral, Episcopal churches to close; Wizards and Capitals to play on, officials say.
2020-03-11 21:49:00
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In the days after Pearl Harbor, Axis diplomats were sent to luxury U.S. resorts
“Americans were outraged,” said author of a new book on the little-known episode.
2020-03-11 21:20:28
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White House considers moving all of Europe to Level 3 travel advisory
Such a move would discourage all non-essential travel to stop the spread of the novel coronavirus, according to two people with knowledge of the discussion.
2020-03-11 21:04:00
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Miami crime expert to plead guilty in Venezuela graft case
A University of Miami professor who is an expert on money laundering in Latin America is scheduled to plead guilty for helping stash $3 million in proceeds from a corruption scheme with Venezuela’s socialist government
2020-03-11 20:22:13
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Coronavirus cases in Virginia up to 9, expected to increase
Virginia health officials say nine people have now tested positive for the new coronavirus, a number that’s expected to increase
2020-03-11 20:16:17
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Scandal-scarred Virginia lawmaker now seeks justice reform
A Virginia lawmaker who was embroiled in a sex scandal a few years ago has pushed his way back into the political fold
2020-03-11 19:40:46
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D.C. Public Schools closing Monday to develop teaching plans in the event of long-term closures
It remained unclear whether charter schools would also cancel classes.
2020-03-11 19:01:09
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Man charged in fatal hit-and-run in Fairfax County
A pedestrian was struck along Industrial Road near Backlick Road in the Feb. 1 crash.
2020-03-11 18:57:52
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Ex-Canadian football player to plead guilty in college scam
A former Canadian Football League player will plead guilty to paying $200,000 to have someone take a college entrance exam in place of his two sons as part of a college admissions cheating scheme
2020-03-11 16:52:17
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