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2015/03/02 12:19
2015/03/02 12:19
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Federal agencies were delaying their opening Monday by two hours. Employees also had the option for unscheduled leave or unscheduled telework. Several school districts, including Alexandria and the...
2015/03/02 12:19
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2015/02/26 19:47
2015/02/26 19:47
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Photo: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images About a month ago, Washington Post reporter Ben Terris got an email from one of his sources on Capitol Hill offering a tip. The tipster, who did not...
2015/02/26 12:27
2015/02/26 12:27
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Washington, D.C. - from monuments to meetings NEW YORK (Reuters) - It's not all politics and no play in Washington, D.C. For business travelers like WeWork cofounder Miguel McKelvey, the nation's...
2015/02/25 18:01
2015/02/25 18:01
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FAIRFAX, VA-- Alexandra Yard, a student at Pleasanton High School has been selected to represent Texas as a National Youth Delegate to the 2015 Washington Youth Summit on the Environment at George...
2015/02/24 11:49
2015/02/24 11:49
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KUALA LUMPUR: In an effort to ease the people’s burden and promote interest in conservation, entry ticket packages for students and teachers to Zoo Negara and the Giant Panda Conservation Centre for...
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2015/02/23 16:37
2015/02/23 16:37
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WASHINGTON (AP) -- The National Zoo's panda cub Bao Bao turned 18 months old Monday and neared a major milestone. Eighteen months is the age panda cubs stop nursing and start living separately from...
2015/02/23 13:01
2015/02/23 13:01
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Check road conditions before you drive in or out of stateCheck road conditions before you drive in or out of state Before you head out the door, make sure to check road conditions.O-DOT crews are...
2015/02/19 19:50
2015/02/19 19:50
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Not everyone hates the snow. Just check out the fun these red pandas are having at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden. According to the National Zoo, red pandas live in the cool temperate bamboo...
2015/02/19 19:27
2015/02/19 19:27
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That’s what House Speaker John Boehner said, with a straight face, after the Senate failed three times to advance a House gotcha bill that would tie Homeland Security funding to the reversal of...
2015/02/17 22:47
2015/02/17 22:47
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It may be absolutely freezing outside, but that didn't stop the National Zoo's six lion cubs from wrestling in the snow. The zoo caught this magical frolicking on video Tuesday, basically just to get...
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2015/02/17 15:36
2015/02/17 15:36
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It snowed yesterday. Buses aren't running, the D.C. and federal governments are closed, and a few arts venues have cancelled events due to the inclement weather. Consult the list below to find out...
2015/02/17 13:19
2015/02/17 13:19
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The Washington area awoke Tuesday to the region’s first major snowfall that dumped between four to six inches and brought widespread closures at schools, businesses and federal offices. Crews worked...
2015/02/17 00:13
2015/02/17 00:13
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Last November, voters elected Republican majorities to both chambers of Congress. So if the U.S. Department of Homeland Security shuts down over a budget impasse between the House and Senate, it will...
2015/02/16 23:19
2015/02/16 23:19
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Washington braced for its first significant snowfall of the year Monday, generating some of the weather hysteria that has been largely missing from a winter that until now seemed to have it in only...
2015/02/16 18:34
2015/02/16 18:34
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The D.C. region can expect to see its biggest storm of the season as snow moves into the area Monday evening and intensifies overnight. UPDATE 2/16/15 - 1 pmThe National Zoo says it is closing ahead...
2015/02/16 15:21
2015/02/16 15:21
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Washington D.C. is not a place many would consider a key location for technology. But when it applies to aviation, and you are one of a very select group of aircraft given permission to fly in an area...
2015/02/16 11:39
2015/02/16 11:39
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Humans aren't the only ones visiting zoos nowadays. The stable fly, typically a pest of farm animals, also pesters tigers, foxes, and other exotic species in zoos. A biting insect that feeds on blood,...
2015/02/15 00:19
2015/02/15 00:19
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Smithsonian Institution's Smithsonian Castle is seen at the National Mall in Washington. (Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP) Historic. Bold. Transformative. When Smithsonian officials unveiled their fundraising...
2015/02/14 17:15
2015/02/14 17:15
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Canberra: our newly anointed capital of cool is the hot destination this summer The Canberra sports quiz for accommodation and tickets to the AFC Asian Cup 2015 is now closed. Canberra is built...
2015/02/14 09:46
2015/02/14 09:46
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Craig and Kerry Lyttle of Flynn celebrated their 34th wedding anniversary on Valentine's Day at the National Zoo's Jamala Wildlife Lodge. Photo: Matt Bedford A Valentine's Day date with a giraffe was...
2015/03/02 12:19
2015/03/02 12:19
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