The party’s diverse slate includes two candidates to be the state’s first African American governor. A political science expert said Democrats are “slowly confronting changing demographics.”
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The renovated Fossil Hall opening next summer will feature works by renowned paleoartist Jay Matternes.
Ben Bronstein of the Bird makes the drink that plays off the special counsel’s name. (Katherine Frey/The Post)
Ben Bronstein of the Bird makes the drink that plays off the special counsel’s name. (Katherine Frey/The Post)
Washington has always been a city attuned to politics, but some bars and restaurants have drawn customers by addressing the political turmoil.
Tysons Biergarten— with the help of entertainment company owner Iman Huschmand — is becoming soccer central during the tournament.
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Charlotte Clymer said she was booted from Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar after using the women's restroom, in what she called “blatant discrimination."

The company operates an investment platform that is based on fees rather than interest.

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The Montgomery County house fire was likely caused by discarded smoking materials, authorities said.

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Other car crossed double yellow line, police say.

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At a farm outside Blacksburg, Va., researchers are trying to make drones ubiquitous by making them boring.

The punishment for Monsignor Carlo Capella, who had been stationed in the District, approached the maximum allowed.

Saturday’s closing events were not a commemoration but a reinauguration, organizers said.

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Not a washout by any means, but keep an umbrella handy for any evening outdoor plans.

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"I explained that the restaurant has certain standards that I feel it has to uphold, such as honesty, and compassion, and cooperation,” the Red Hen owner said after asking Trump's press secretary to leave.

Pay has not been raised in 15 years; hike catches officials up with cost of living.

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