D.C. Council hears from lawyers who found repeated ethics violations by Evans

Investigators disputed the Council member’s contention that their inquiry was rushed and that his actions were appropriate.

D.C. mental health agency admits failings but does not accept blame in unprovoked killing

The D.C. Department of Behavioral Health acknowledged that it failed to properly monitor Hilman Jordan, a discharged psychiatric patient with a homicidal history who is accused of fatally shooting a neighbor in March.

D.C. sues DoorDash, accusing food-delivery service of pocketing millions in workers’ tips

Attorney General Karl A. Racine’s office said DoorDash misrepresented to consumers how the company would use tips. The lawsuit seeks to recoup the tips and distribute them to workers, along with civil penalties and damages.
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 9: The Friendship Arch is a well-known landmark in the Chinatown neighborhood of Washington, DC, as seen on Monday, September 9, 2019. (Photo by Robert Miller/The Washington Post) (The Washington Post)
WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 9: The Friendship Arch is a well-known landmark in the Chinatown neighborhood of Washington, DC, as seen on Monday, September 9, 2019. (Photo by Robert Miller/The Washington Post) (The Washington Post)

Outdated data on poverty led to millions in federal funds for wealthy D.C. neighborhoods

A Post analysis found that from 2016 to 2019, millions flowed into communities that have not qualified for the HUBZone program since 2013.
Perspective

D.C.’ s push to be more bike friendly still creates less-than-warm feelings

Some are looking to Copenhagen as an example of a biking culture. But the District and Denmark are worlds apart.
A Post investigation showed that the District’s lottery and sports gambling contractor claims to satisfy local business inclusion law by subcontracting work to its own subsidiary.
The judge disclosed her intent after the House Judiciary Committee sought an expedited ruling on the White House claim that top aides are “absolutely immune” from congressional subpoena.
The Baltimore City politician known for her independence is the third state lawmaker to seek the congressional seat.
A self-driving Uber struck and killed a pedestrian in Arizona last year.
Law offers stronger protections for immigrants than D.C., Montgomery; advoates say they will push for statewide action.

The Maryland suburb is trying to address racial disparities with laws requiring training and assessment.
The 4-year-old and grandfather were walking hand-in-hand when a stranger grabbed her and pulled into a store, police say.
Nicholson’s lawyer said the drugs belonged to a guest and his client had no knowledge of them.
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