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Thousands rally for voting rights, D.C. statehood in Washington

Organizers say this is a continuation of a decades-old fight to protect and expand access to the ballot.
  • Aug 28, 2021

A family hid their Bible in an attic as Nazis invaded. Almost 80 years later, it was reunited with the family’s heirs.

The Leiters were killed by the Nazis, but this summer — 79 years later — their Bible landed on the doorstep of their descendants in New York.
  • Aug 24, 2021

After a violent weekend, D.C. leaders call for a time ‘where we all expect zero murders’

At a meeting, Ward 8 residents and leaders push for more money for public services.
  • Aug 20, 2021

Three people killed in separate shootings in Southeast D.C. amid spate of weekend gun violence

At least six shootings were reported in the city Saturday through early Sunday.
  • Aug 8, 2021

D.C. officials push tenants to apply to D.C.’s rent relief program

The city must distribute $130 million in federal rent relief by the end of September.
  • Aug 2, 2021