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Post 200: Thompson Hospitality, the company behind restaurants like Bethesda’s American Tap Room, right, is on the list of the largest 200 companies and organizations that help power the D.C. area economy — those that could pick up the slack as the federal government sheds workers. See the full list here.
IRS files new lien on Marion Barry’s house.It’s the latest in a decade-long string of tax issues for the D.C. Council member and former mayor.
Here we go again: Government shutdown talks begin as funding talks stall.
Most-read local stories of 2011. From the earthquake to yet another tragic shooting at Virginia Tech, 2011 had no shortage of surprises.
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