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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.

Serial burglar sentenced to 55 years in prison - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — Prosecutors in Montgomery County are applauding a judge's ruling to put away a man for 55 years in prison. James Cobb is just 30 years old, but prosecutors say he has been in front of a judge 19 times for various crimes and probation violations.

Mayor unveils plan to close DC General homeless shelter - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — Winter is on the way and that means many families in our area will need shelter. Many of them may have no other choice but to be sheltered at D.C. General, a place many people believe should be closed. On Tuesday, Mayor Vincent Gray unveiled a plan that could help to close D.C.

D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser works as housekeeper for a day - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser rolled up her sleeves and worked at the Marriott Marquee in Northwest as a housekeeper on Tuesday. The mayoral candidate worked alongside current housekeeper Juanita King of Southeast, who turned her life around. King was once addicted to drugs and served time in jail.

DC residents concerned about proposed expansion of Virginia Ave. - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — A neighborhood just a few blocks from the U.S. Capitol is up in arms over the construction of a larger train tunnel in their neighborhood. Their frustrations have reached such a level that a special D.C. Council meeting was held Tuesday during the council's summer recess.

Police canvassing Laurel neighborhood for new info on murder of - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — Prince George's County police are canvassing a Laurel neighborhood along with passing out flyers to residents in an attempt to find new information on who killed a man and stuffed his body in trash bags at an apartment complex.

Amid 3-year-old's death, leaders call for end to domestic violen - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — Amid 3-year-old's death, leaders call for end to domestic violence Posted: Monday, August 18, 2014 4:46 PM EDT Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014 6:03 PM EDT The murder of the young girl in Prince George's County left many shaken.

Parents attempting to raise money to rebuild playground burned d - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG — Who would do such a thing? That is what parents at Imagine Lincoln Public Charter School in Prince George's County are saying after someone burned down their playground. Now the younger kids don't have anywhere to play and the school's parents are hoping for help to rebuild.
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Dec 19, 2014

RT @EleanorNorton: .@StephenAtHome usually beat D.C. up, but last night at his finale, it was all kisses and laughs.

Dec 18, 2014

RT @bridgetbhc: "DC residents should have a say in this...we’re going to be paying for it." Capitol HIll Commisioner on 2024 Olympics

Dec 18, 2014

RT @dcwater: UPDATE:We've set up a mobile water dispensing unit on the south side of Kennedy Rec. #ShawDC #LoganCircle

Dec 18, 2014

Michelle Obama just took the @solidcoreDC class before me. One of these days I'll pick the right class. Go @FLOTUS !

Dec 17, 2014

RT @RobertCBobb: Mayor Gray "The District's Fund Balance today is $1.7 billion dollars as oppose to $750 million four years ago"

Dec 17, 2014

Shaw/Logan! Do Not Drink Advisory Issued for DC Water Customers in Small Portion of Northwest DC…

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