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Anchor and Reporter — WTTG FOX 5 Washington, D.C.

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DC mayors race: Meet the candidates - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — 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

myfoxdc.com — 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

myfoxdc.com — 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

myfoxdc.com — 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

myfoxdc.com — 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

myfoxdc.com — 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

myfoxdc.com — 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

myfoxdc.com — 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.

Actor Anwan Glover talks with FOX 5 after DC nightclub stabbing - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — Actor Anwan Glover is speaking exclusively to FOX 5 just days after he was stabbed at a D.C. nightclub. Glover, who lives in the area in Maryland, is known for his roles on HBO's "The Wire," and more recently, in the film "12 Years a Slave."

DC streetcar operator training underway - DC News FOX 5 DC WTTG

myfoxdc.com — If you took H Street to work Monday morning, you may have noticed something new on the road -- streetcars. Training began today for the operators and it also gave officials a good idea of the problems that might come when the streetcars are put into service.
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Nov 26, 2014

RT @maustermuhle: "I don't know that we have a place that would accommodate all the people" who want to take part in Barry services, says @mayorvincegray.

Nov 26, 2014

Mayor Gray talks about the night he missed a debate to be with Barry at the hospital. When he arrived at the hospital Barry was in ICU.

Nov 26, 2014

Barry's body will not be viewed while in the Wilson Building. Casket will be opened during other services

Nov 26, 2014

Marion Barry did give an "outline" of funeral plans while he was sick in the hospital recently.

Nov 26, 2014

Mayor Gray says District employees will be given two hours leave to pay respects

Nov 26, 2014

The route of Barry's final journey through DC has not been announced yet, but it will be soon.

Nov 26, 2014

Barry's body will travel through all 8 wards before service at Temple of Praise 12/5

Nov 26, 2014

Chairman Mendelson: Wilson Building will be open for 24 hours so people can come to view casket

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