300 Men March From Baltimore to D.C.
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300 Men March From Baltimore to D.C.

by Lisa Snowden-McCray Special to the NNPA from the St. Louis American The weather was…

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D.C.’s Ben’s Chili Bowl Appears to Distance Itself from Bill Cosby
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D.C.’s Ben’s Chili Bowl Appears to Distance Itself from Bill Cosby

(The Washington Post) – In the District, Ben’s Chili Bowl and Bill Cosby have long…

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Judge Stops DC from Enforcing Part of ‘Good Reason’ Gun Law
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Judge Stops DC from Enforcing Part of ‘Good Reason’ Gun Law

JESSICA GRESKO, Associated Press BEN NUCKOLS, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — People in the nation’s…

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Fauntroy’s Friends Lead Fundraising Drive
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Fauntroy’s Friends Lead Fundraising Drive

  By Barrington M. Salmon Special to the NNPA from the Washington Informer WASHINGTON (NNPA)…

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Vincent Gray Left Hanging after Machen Resignation
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Vincent Gray Left Hanging after Machen Resignation

  Special to the NNPA from the Washington Informer (NNPA) – Months into his only…

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An 11-Year-Old Reported Being Raped Twice, Wound Up with a Conviction
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An 11-Year-Old Reported Being Raped Twice, Wound Up with a Conviction

  (The Washington Post) – Almost seven years ago, a troubled 11-year-old girl reported that she…

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Pot Fight Between DC Mayor, Congress Could Cost the City
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Pot Fight Between DC Mayor, Congress Could Cost the City

BEN NUCKOLS, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The new mayor of the nation’s capital gave…

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Pot Now Legal in D.C. Despite Threats from Congress
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Pot Now Legal in D.C. Despite Threats from Congress

  (USA Today) – Despite warnings from congressional Republicans, Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser allowed D.C.’s…

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Young People Embrace Financial Literacy
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Young People Embrace Financial Literacy

Learn Ins and Outs of Adult Responsibilities by Barrington M. Salmon Special to the NNPA…

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Marion Barry’s Son to Run for Late Father’s DC Council Seat
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Marion Barry’s Son to Run for Late Father’s DC Council Seat

BEN NUCKOLS, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The only son of Marion Barry, a onetime…

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