Remembering Chuck Brown: The gravelly-voiced “Godfather of Go-Go” capitalized on funk’s percussive pulse to create go-go, the genre of music that has soundtracked life in black Washington for more than three decades.

View Photo Gallery: The “godfather of go-go” has died.

‘Blitz build’ creates safe haven for homeless youth. More than 100 volunteers bearing hammers and hard hats help renovate a dilapidated Marshall Heights home.

Former Beauvoir teacher on FBI’s Ten Most Wanted list. Indicted on child porn charges, Eric Toth is described as a crafty fugitive who won’t stop until he is arrested.

Marine killing called ‘a hate crime.’ The lead prosecutor says a Marine stabbed another Marine on Capitol Hill’s Barracks Row after yelling a slur against homosexuals.

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