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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.

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.
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Jan 26, 2015

Sheila Bunn for Ward 8 Councilmember today announced that she has completed her nominating petition drive, turning in 1,195 signatures

Jan 26, 2015

.@DCDPW has suspend tree collection several times to tackle snow and ice. One resident told me, "We've had a lot of nice days too."

Jan 26, 2015

Want that xmas tree picked up? @DCDPW says sorry. "Our tree collection crews will return to collecting tree when the streets are passable.."

Jan 26, 2015

RT @jennyrogersDC: more evidence that the D.C. dining scene is becoming a total parody of itself: you can now pay for reservations…

Jan 26, 2015

Ha! Not sure if this is real. Boston bracing for a wicked stawm

Jan 26, 2015

RT @TuckerFox5: More snow expected this afternoon,,,Bands of snow could be heavy at times this evening.

Jan 26, 2015

@mattdelsignore so I guess repealing the gym tax is out of the question?

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