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Washington Post
Is it time for a new D.C. statue — of the mayor for life?The late Marion Barry, pictured at a D.C. Council meeting, where he represented
Is it time for a new D.C. statue — of the mayor for life?
Washington Post / Posted 3 days ago
The late Marion Barry, pictured at a D.C. Council meeting, where he represented Ward 8 following four terms as mayor. (Linda Davidson/The Washington Post) A youth parade. A scholarship. A museum. A statue. A whole series of statues. Those were some... Read more
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Washington Post
Black Lives Matter activists disrupt Bowser speech on how to stop killingsD.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said there was "no easy answer" for the city's recent
Black Lives Matter activists disrupt Bowser speech on how to stop killings
Washington Post / Posted 4 days ago
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser said there was "no easy answer" for the city's recent spike in violence. As she discussed efforts being taken to combat the violence, protesters interrupted, shouting, "Ward 8 matters!" (D.C. Mayor's Office) Anger over a... Read more
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Washington Post
In ‘Districtland,’ show stars the District of Columbia as itself“Districtland” focuses on the day-to-day lives of five D.C. millennials living
In ‘Districtland,’ show stars the District of Columbia as itself
Washington Post / Posted 5 days ago
“Districtland” focuses on the day-to-day lives of five D.C. millennials living together in a house in Columbia Heights. (Districtland) Business cards flashed from manicured hands. Drinks swirled and clinked. Well-dressed 20-somethings chatted about... Read more
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Washington Post
In ‘Districtland,’ show stars the District of Columbia as itselfDirector K.W. Kuchar gives instructions to Brenden Wedner and Katherine Folk-Su
In ‘Districtland,’ show stars the District of Columbia as itself
Washington Post / Posted 5 days ago
Director K.W. Kuchar gives instructions to Brenden Wedner and Katherine Folk-Sullivan, two of the five stars of Districtland, as they act out a conversation at the bar. (Julie Zauzmer/The Washington Post) Business cards flashed from manicured hands.... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultAn Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction a
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 5 days ago
An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from opponents Vann Caldwell and... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
WGEM Quincy / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
KXXV Waco / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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FOX 29 Philadelphia
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
FOX 29 Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
KWWL Iowa / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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WAFF 48 News Huntsville
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
WAFF 48 News Huntsville / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
New Jersey Herald / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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ABC Montana
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultAn Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction a
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 5 days ago
An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from opponents Vann Caldwell and... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
KATV Little Rock / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assaultTALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite
Talladega mayor loses re-election bid after assault
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama mayor who had been re-elected in 2011 despite a federal conviction and recently was recovering from an assault lost a bid for a fifth term in office Tuesday. Talladega Mayor Larry Barton faced challenges from... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Beating, sex allegations overshadow Talladega mayoral raceTALLADEGA, Ala. -- Voters in an Alabama city best known for its motor speedway
Beating, sex allegations overshadow Talladega mayoral race
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
TALLADEGA, Ala. -- Voters in an Alabama city best known for its motor speedway were deciding Tuesday whether to give a fifth term in office to a mayor who has a prison record and is recovering after being beaten up at a barber shop. Talladega Mayor... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Memorial Commission Proposes Marion Barry Statue, Renamed High SchoolHow does the District remember Marion Barry, its most successful—and most notor
Memorial Commission Proposes Marion Barry Statue, Renamed High School
Washington City Paper / Posted 11 days ago
How does the District remember Marion Barry, its most successful—and most notorious—politician? The answer, if the Barry Commemorative Commission gets its way, is with a whole lot of stuff. Last night, the commission released their draft proposals... Read more
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Washington Post
Lonnae O’Neal: Donnie Simpson returns! Score one for old-school D.C.After a five-year absence, legendary Washington radio personality Donnie Simpso
Lonnae O’Neal: Donnie Simpson returns! Score one for old-school D.C.
Washington Post / Posted 12 days ago
After a five-year absence, legendary Washington radio personality Donnie Simpson returns to the airwaves. (Astrid Riecken/For The Washington Post) Well the names have all changed since you hung around But those dreams have remained and they’re... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the EditorAdvance cruelty bill Editor: The Humane Society Legislative Fund wants to than
Letters to the Editor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Advance cruelty bill Editor: The Humane Society Legislative Fund wants to thank Sen. Pat Toomey for sponsoring the Prevent Animal Cruelty and Torture Act. Sen. Bob Casey is a co-sponsor. All 50 states have felony penalties for malicious cruelty to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONAdvance cruelty bill Editor: The Humane Society Legislative Fund wants to than
YOUR OPINION
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Advance cruelty bill Editor: The Humane Society Legislative Fund wants to thank Sen. Pat Toomey for sponsoring the Prevent Animal Cruelty and Torture Act. Sen. Bob Casey is a co-sponsor. All 50 states have felony penalties for malicious cruelty to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Julian Bond, NAACP chairman, dies at 75Julian Bond, a civil rights rights titan and longtime leader of the NAACP, died
Julian Bond, NAACP chairman, dies at 75
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
Julian Bond, a civil rights rights titan and longtime leader of the NAACP, died Saturday in Fort Walton Beach, Florida. He was 75. A public face of activism for civil rights throughout his life, Bond led the Southern Poverty Law Center and was the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Julian Bond, former NACCP chairman, dies at 75Julian Bond, a civil rights rights titan and longtime leader of the NAACP, died
Julian Bond, former NACCP chairman, dies at 75
Boston Herald / Posted 15 days ago
Julian Bond, a civil rights rights titan and longtime leader of the NAACP, died Saturday in Fort Walton Beach, Fla. He was 75. A public face of activism for civil rights throughout his life, Bond led the Southern Poverty Law Center and was the first... Read more
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Washington Post
The mayor is watching: It’s time to get a jobFor more than an hour before the young job seekers arrived on Friday, the D.C.
The mayor is watching: It’s time to get a job
Washington Post / Posted 17 days ago
For more than an hour before the young job seekers arrived on Friday, the D.C. government workers were ready. Big, bold signs advertised the names of companies looking for new hires. A row of laptops stood ready to process the incoming youths. And... Read more
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Washington Post
Why one local lawmaker is bringing city services and hot dogs to the poorNewly elected Ward 8 Councilwoman LaRuby May, left, takes a selfie with constit
Why one local lawmaker is bringing city services and hot dogs to the poor
Washington Post / Posted 21 days ago
Newly elected Ward 8 Councilwoman LaRuby May, left, takes a selfie with constituent Linda Jenkins while holding office hours in front of a laundromat. (Linda Davidson/The Washington Post) Mostly it was curiosity that drew the men, women and... Read more
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Washington City Paper
Former Ward 8 Candidate Trayon White Owes Big After RecountOn April 28, Ward 8 special election D.C. Council candidate Trayon White stood
Former Ward 8 Candidate Trayon White Owes Big After Recount
Washington City Paper / Posted 25 days ago
On April 28, Ward 8 special election D.C. Council candidate Trayon White stood outside his campaign party and promised his supporters that there would be a recount. He just didn’t know it would be this expensive. White came 88 votes behind Bowser... Read more
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Washington Post
Rapper’s delightThomas "Kokamoe" Goode calls himself "the most famous rapper in D.C." He has th
Rapper’s delight
Washington Post / Posted 29 days ago
Thomas "Kokamoe" Goode calls himself "the most famous rapper in D.C." He has the support of his neighborhood, where he has been performing on the X2 bus for over 20 years. (Erin Patrick O'Connor/The Washington Post) On the X2, an unseasonably warm... Read more
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Washington Post
Rapper’s delightThomas "Kokamoe" Godde calls himself "the most famous rapper in D.C." He has th
Rapper’s delight
Washington Post / Posted 1 months ago
Thomas "Kokamoe" Godde calls himself "the most famous rapper in D.C." He has the support of his Northeast neighborhood, where he has been performing on the X2 bus for over 20 years. (Erin Patrick O'Connor/The Washington Post) On the X2, an... Read more

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