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Statue of Dean, who was born into slavery, was unveiled Saturday in Manassas.

A Virginia state senator found headstones on his property. It brought to light a historic injustice in D.C.

The headstones had been ripped up from Columbian Harmony Cemetery, which served thousands of Black families for a century.

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Man is seriously wounded after struggle, according to Alexandria, Va., police.
The football player is facing a murder charge in connection with a July 21 killing in the Petworth neighborhood.
Today's weather provided a good excuse to just stay inside.
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When you’re the drummer, the beat goes on. That’s harder than it sounds.
Gregory is one of 13 cardinals in a new class announced Sunday. The appointment comes as he’s trying to rebuild trust in an archdiocese rocked by sexual abuse cases.

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The residents of the home were out of town and no civilians or firefighters were injured, officials said.
Elected to the Georgia state Senate in 1868, Tunis G. Campbell spent his life championing the rights of Black people, meeting with fierce resistance at every step.
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A dreary, damp and cool Sunday is a dramatic shift from recent days. More rain possible by Wednesday night and Thursday.
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Thank-you notes, copies of identification cards and errant signatures are among the things officials have seen.
The abrupt change of plans show how, on a small scale, teacher reluctance can stop a school from reopening.
Prince George’s County residents have started a rent strike against poor living conditions.
The new mixed-use complex overlooks a traffic circle that dates to 1940.
After 2-year-old Ezechiel Nguemezi’s death, people stepped up to make sure his family wouldn’t be evicted during the pandemic.
Business owners say they’re worried about surviving as the light-rail alignment remains ripped up.
Gusty winds overnight usher in some much cooler (and wetter) weather on Sunday.
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Collision occurred on southbound Baltimore Washington Parkway.
Christian Richardson died at a hospital of injuries sustained in the crash.
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PM Update: Dreary conditions persist overnight. Drier and a bit warmer on Monday.

Today's weather provided a good excuse to just stay inside.
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