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NSA collects 5 billion records a day on cellphones
Martin Bashir resigns from MSNBC
VIDEO | Obamas’ puppy steals the show
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Hizzoner is running for a second term, and a race that had seemed halting and amorphous now has shape and focus.
The election to fill vacated seat comes next month.
Aaron C. Davis and Mike DeBonis
The giant retailer opens in city after development delays, months of disputes about wages.
COLUMN | District mayor should take responsibility for failures in previous campaign as he seeks reelection.
At-large independent member of the D.C. Council says he is “uninspired” by Mayor Gray and other aspirants.
Aaron C. Davis
With similar measures approved in Md. suburbs, 2.5M in D.C. area would have nation’s highest hourly rate.
Emma Brown and Mike DeBonis
The independent’s move adds a new dimension to the city’s already crowded 2014 mayoral race.
‘I’ve said what I’ve said,’ the mayor said in his first news conference since declaring his reelection campaign.
The D.C. Council has given preliminary approval to an increase in the District of Columbia’s minimum wage to $11.50 an hour, one of the nation’s highest.
County supervisors agreed to push state lawmakers for more funding for K-12 schools.
USGS scientist plays key role in finding causes of mercury contamination in fish supply
The text of a letter Mayor Vincent Gray sent to supporters as he announced his run for a second term.
Mike DeBonis and Ann E. Marimow
Mayor Vincent C. Gray says the District is “better off today” than three years ago.
Jonathan O’Connell and Aaron C. Davis
Ambitious timeline slips, but aides to Mayor Gray say administration will show progress before year’s end.
Company’s ploy let it evade law against selling both gas and liquor, the owner of several stations says.
Mike DeBonis and Reid Wilson
Officials cite the fact that efforts have stalled in Congress and the chance to appeal to working class voters.
Regulators’ announcement comes after insurance commissioner was fired over early statement.
Mike DeBonis and James Wagner
After spending more than $600 million on the baseball stadium, Mayor Gray said no to the request.
Council committee backs compromise of $11.50 an hour, with exemptions for tipped workers.
the Partnership for Public Service
The man at the helm of CDC’s emergency response network.
Updated recycling and trash bins will arrive at households.
A list of what’s closed and what’s open in the D.C. area on Thanksgiving Day.
Mayor Vincent C. Gray supports a minimum wage of $10 an hour, up from the current $8.25.
COLUMN | Dan Snyder, Metro system and Baltimore jail are among those “honored” for assorted folly.
The biggest planned gathering of Vincent Gray’s supporters passes with no word on 2014.
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2014 could end Democrats’ grip on the city.
A measure would subject battery-operated inhalers to the same rules as cigarettes with tobacco.
Ronald C. Machen Jr. says some of those calling on him to finish his probe are not cooperating with it.
Washington’s largest supermarket opens on the site of a notorious mass shooting in 1994.
Planning body voted 7-3 against recommending that Congress make signficant tweaks to 1910 law.
At least some recommendations are expected to be incorporated into fiscal 2015 budget.
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