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James Demetrion, museum director who transformed the Hirshhorn, dies at 90
He expanded the Smithsonian’s showcase for modern and contemporary art while organizing major retrospectives of artists such as Francis Bacon and Clyfford Still.
Metro budget cuts weekend service, half of bus routes and closes 19 stations amid dire financial forecast
Metro is proposing to cut 2,400 positions through attrition, buyouts and layoffs, on top of 1,400 others it’s seeking to eliminate.
Larry Willis, head of federation of transportation workers, dies in bike accident
The labor leader brought curiosity and decency to a mission rooted in his sense of justice and Jewish faith, family and colleagues said.
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Some of us are lucky in this pandemic. And here’s what we need to do.
Giving Tuesday is the way to help the millions who may not have covid-19 but are still hurting.
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Man dies in house fire in Laurel
Three firefighters were sent to hospitals for medical evaluations but have since been released.
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Baltimore’s ‘Miracle on 34th Street’ lights up, but visitors are discouraged
Concerns over the coronavirus have led city and community leaders to cancel or alter several special holiday events.
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P.M. Update: Becoming breezy and much chillier through Tuesday
Today's springlike weather is about to get out of here. It's feeling more like winter tomorrow.
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Washington region braces for rise in coronavirus cases after Thanksgiving travel
D.C. reported 371 new cases Saturday, its highest total in a single day since the start of the pandemic.
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Deciding which charity to support doesn’t have to be hard. These tips will help.
What moves you personally? That’s the first question to answer.
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Consumer groups say new Trump administration rules for airlines will hurt efforts to stop ‘deceptive practices’
The airline industry, which has been seeking more business-friendly rules, has prevailed in the president’s final weeks in office.
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Md. woman charged with murder after allegedly shooting aunt during argument
Police said Shandra Lynn Bell was charged after Elizabeth McGeehan, 66, who was shot in August, died earlier this month.
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After losing Senate race, Virginia Republican launches PAC focused on electing veterans
Daniel Gade says he won’t run for governor in 2021 but won’t rule out seeking statewide office in the future.
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Goodbye Coke, hello milk! Prince George’s pushes healthy kids’ menu
The legislation is one of the first of its kind in the country and part of officials’ broader efforts to improve health.
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Man, 23, fatally shot in Marshall Heights neighborhood of Southeast Washington
Police said the shooting occurred in front of a line of stores on Sunday afternoon.
Tractor-trailer crash closes part of I-95 south in Virginia
A tractor trailer crash has closed part of I-95 south in Prince William County.
Outer loop of Beltway closed after tractor-trailer crash
A tractor trailer crash has closed all outer loop lanes of the Beltway
PM Update: Heavy rain overnight. Gusty showers and storms possible Monday afternoon.
A strong storm system will bring heavy rain late tonight and chance of gusty storms Monday afternoon.
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What it’s like to teach children about the election, and its results, in deep-red Trump country
“I still get the kid that wants to know if it’s true that 100,000 dead people voted in Michigan.”
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Man fatally shot at house in Woodbridge, police say
Multiple people were gathered at the home when shots were fired, according to Prince William County police.
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David Prowse, English actor and weightlifter who embodied Darth Vader, dies at 85
The actor used his towering height and broad shoulders to portray the bionic body of the evil Darth Vader in the original “Star Wars” trilogy.
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D.C.-area forecast: Still mild with sunshine today, gusty showers and storms tomorrow
Showers move in tonight, while some late-November warmth could fuel a few strong to severe storms tomorrow.
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After telling more than 800 athletes and coaches to quarantine, a county halts youth sports
Youth coaches and parents say some shut-down teams are traveling to counties where sports are permitted.
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As Virginia Democrats rein themselves in with bill limits, some legislators see lost opportunities
Legislators will be forced to be more selective about what they file amid the pandemic.
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A fine, bright day in Washington, but the curtain descends quickly
The temperature was well above average, but the late November sun seemed to set too soon.
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