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Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 at 08:31 PM EST

Audit May Expose Gray's 2010 Campaign to Fines

Audit May Expose Gray's 2010 Campaign to Fines

An audit of former District of Columbia Mayor Vincent Gray's 2010 election campaign found that it paid poll workers thousands in cash and kept incomplete records of more than $800,000 in contributions.

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 at 09:35 PM EST

Trump Nabs 1st Endorsement From an Ex-Senator

Trump Nabs 1st Endorsement From an Ex-Senator

Donald Trump's campaign spokeswoman has confirmed that former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown will endorse the billionaire developer at rally in New Hampshire Tuesday night. Brown's backing marks Trump's...

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 at 08:45 PM EST

DC Opens Door to Pot Smoking in Private Clubs

DC Opens Door to Pot Smoking in Private Clubs

Lawmakers in the nation's capital opened the door to allowing people to smoke marijuana in clubs that charge a membership fee.

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 at 12:50 PM EST

Trump Takes to Twitter to Complain of Media Coverage

Trump Takes to Twitter to Complain of Media Coverage

Billionaire Donald Trump began complaining about the media’s treatment of his campaign Tuesday morning after his loss to U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz in Iowa, tweeting that it was covering his “long-shot great finish”...

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 at 04:22 PM EST

Virginia Senate Approves 'Tebow Bill'

Virginia Senate Approves 'Tebow Bill'

Both chambers of the Virginia General Assembly have approved legislation to allow home-schooled students to participate in public-school sports.

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 at 12:14 PM EST

Iowa Entrance Polls: Who Backed Clinton, Sanders

Iowa Entrance Polls: Who Backed Clinton, Sanders

Hillary Clinton did best in the Iowa caucuses with married women, moderates and Democrats at least 65 years of age, while Bernie Sanders outperformed among Democrats between the ages of 17 and 44, first-time...

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 at 09:24 AM EST

Cummings Won't Run for Senate

Cummings Won't Run for Senate

Rep. Elijah Cummings says he won't run for Senate.

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 at 09:13 AM EST

Ben Carson: Other Campaigns Sabotaged Us With 'Dirty Tricks'

Ben Carson: Other Campaigns Sabotaged Us With 'Dirty Tricks'

Ben Carson accused his rivals of spreading rumors that he was dropping out of the presidential race, and singled out Ted Cruz's campaign for trying to thwart his chances in the Iowa caucuses.

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 at 05:42 AM EST

DC Council to Debate Ban on Pot Clubs

DC Council to Debate Ban on Pot Clubs

The D.C. Council is set to debate whether to permanently ban marijuana smoking inside businesses or clubs that charge a membership fee.

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016 at 12:26 AM EST

Why Clinton and Sanders Are in a Dead Heat

Why Clinton and Sanders Are in a Dead Heat

The NBC News Entrance Poll shows age, issues and ideological differences strongly influenced which groups of Democrats supported Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders in the Democratic caucus in Iowa. Clinton was...

Nonprofits Win 21st Century Solutions Grants
A nonprofit that shapes young male inmates into role models, an organization aiming to end D.C. homelessness and a business providing training to Anacostia residents are getting a total of $100,000 in grants... Read more
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