Bill to eliminate criminal penalties for sex work stalls

A proposal to decriminalize the selling and buying of sex in the nation’s capital will not move forward this year, D.C. council members announced, following an emotional 14-hour hearing and thousands of emails that revealed deep divisions among city residents.

Black homicide detective alleges racism, ageism in incident with white officers

D.C. police are probing an altercation between Jed Worrell, a 27-year veteran of the force, and two younger sergeants.
Scenes from the night torch light parade in Colonial Williamsburg, Va. (John McDonnell/The Post)
Scenes from the night torch light parade in Colonial Williamsburg, Va. (John McDonnell/The Post)

‘Like chasing shadows’: Uncovering Colonial Williamsburg’s LGBTQ history

The foundation responsible for the historic tourist attraction has launched a committee to research gender and sexually nonconforming people in 18th-century America.
Officials estimate that the toll could approach $30 for eight miles during rush periods.
Fairfax County Police Chief Edwin C. Roessler Jr. said he was among the victims.
Jamaal Byrd was found alone and unresponsive in his cell at D.C. Central Cell Block Oct. 1.
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One comes from the relative of a 4-year-old boy whose body was found in a dumpster.

Victim was one of two people thrown from a car. The other victim has been hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.
Low pressure should remain far enough off the coast the next few days for nothing more than a shower or two here in the DMV.
The damage is estimated at $1 million, says a Montgomery County fire official.
The giant panda, born in Washington, is headed to China on Tuesday to join a breeding program there and will have 16 hours to burn in the air.
Video circulating on social media shows ‘extremely violent’ reaction from teacher, police said
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