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Should teachers intervene in fights between students at school? - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — A lot of viewers have been talking about the video we showed you of a fight among students inside Wilson High School. A mother was upset that adults at the school didn't break up the fight sooner. However, many people are standing up for the school staff.

Fairfax Co. board looking into changes after delay of info in Ge - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — There is anger and controversy in Fairfax County stemming from the deadly police-involved shooting of John Geer in August of 2013. For nearly 18 months, people wanted answers about what happened. Last Friday night, the county finally released important details about the investigation. But that still has not quieted critics of this case.

Authorities: DC boy with cerebral palsy was locked in room, maln - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — Authorities say a 9-year-old boy with cerebral palsy was subjected to child abuse by his mother and her boyfriend. According to prosecutors, they say his mother and her boyfriend tortured him, locked him in a room and bound his hands with duct tape.

DC residents unhappy with rotting Christmas trees still not pick - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — The city says snow removal comes first. That is the message from the District government when it comes to a glimpse of Christmas past along many D.C. streets. Old, rotting Christmas trees are starting to annoy many residents because the city hasn't picked them up.

In meeting with DC Council, Metro board chair doesn't reveal man - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — Posted: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 5:51 PM EST Updated: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 5:59 PM EST WASHINGTON - D.C. leaders met with Metro on Tuesday to discuss last week's deadly incident that left one woman dead and dozens of others injured-- but when the transit agency found out FOX 5 and other members of the media would be there, too, they said they couldn't reveal many details with the media present.

Bystander wounded in police-involved shooting in Southeast DC - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

DC, Prince George's County officers on increased alert after rec - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — Here in the D.C. area, police officers are not only mourning the loss of their fellow officers in New York City, but they are also concerned about their own safety. We have learned chiefs of police in the District and in Prince George's County have told officers to be extra alert.

DC mayor-elect going west coast to make push for 2024 Olympics - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — WASHINGTON - D.C. Mayor-elect Muriel Bowser will head to California Monday night to pitch hosting the 2024 Summer Olympics in the D.C. area. The Washington area is competing against Boston, Los Angeles, and San Francisco for a chance to host the games. Officials say this proposal has the potential to speed up development in many different areas.

DC still unsure when streetcars will begin running - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — There is still no set date on when D.C's new streetcars will start moving passengers. After many millions of dollars spent, years of reconstructing H Street and months of operator training, the District Department of Transportation can only say it hopes service will begin by the end of the year.

DC mayors race: Meet the candidates - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — Who should be the next D.C. mayor? Voters will decide on Tuesday, but before you vote, meet the candidates here.
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Feb 26, 2015

Mayor Bowser will speak to a national audience tonight on @maddow - Discussing Initiative 71.

Feb 26, 2015

RT @MattLaslo: "Have you been following DC's pot thing?" "No, I'm too old for that," says Sen. Cardin

Feb 26, 2015

RT @willsommer: Rep. Andy Harris on D.C.: "One would think they would be much more compliant."…

Feb 26, 2015

RT @micnews: 7 times #Empire’s Cookie spoke the truth about race, being gay and white privilege

Feb 26, 2015

RT @SarahMMimms: Pelosi: "I brought my [sun]glasses to be with Harry, but he switched on me."

Feb 26, 2015

I have the best neighbors. Woke up to find my sidewalks were cleared for me. @lifeontheedgewd #lovedc

Feb 26, 2015

Oh, this is gonna be good! @Fox5DCAllison: Hey @mattacklandfox5 did you hear @ladygaga is joining the cast of @AHSFX next season! Can't wait

Feb 25, 2015

RT @fox5newsdc: We will stream it live on ---> RT @mattacklandfox5: New: Mayor Bowser to brief media on Initiative 7…

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