Nov 12, 2012

"Lawrence of Arabia" Makes Epic Blu-Ray Debut

"Lawrence of Arabia" Makes Epic Blu-Ray Debut

David Lean's cinematic classic celebrates its 50th anniversary with a gorgeous high-def edition.

Nov 10, 2011
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By Joi-Marie McKenzie, Courtney Connley

Wale: 'Ambition' to Stand the Test of Time

Wale: 'Ambition' to Stand the Test of Time

Wale's first album only sold 28,000 copies its first week. The new one? Already hit #1 on iTunes.

Nov 9, 2011
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By Kate Michael

Pink Ribbons Go Blue

After a month of the pervasive pink ribbon, Men Against Breast Cancer... See Full Gallery

Nov 9, 2011
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By Kate Michael

Painting the Town Red at a Heart-Healthy Gala

Young professionals raising awareness and promoting prevention of America's #1... See Full Gallery

Nov 7, 2011
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By Mia Fields-Hall

Photos: The Root 100

The Root honored members of their annual Root 100 list last weekend, IDing... See Full Gallery

Nov 4, 2011
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By Courtney Connley, Jade Polay, Elizabeth Garbitelli

What You're Doing This Weekend

What You're Doing This Weekend

For Sisters Only, FotoWeek, Learn to Homebrew Day. Get going already!

Nov 2, 2011
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By Mia Fields-Hall

Voltaggio Dishes Up at Haiti Benefit

Up from Under hosted an arts benefit Tuesday evening at the Longview Gallery... See Full Gallery

Nov 1, 2011
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By Kate Michael

Devils and Debauchery: After Dark

Top event planner Andre Wells invited his fans and favorites to the Decatur House... See Full Gallery

Nov 1, 2011
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By Kate Michael

Jennifer Beals Speaks Out Against 'Pinkwashing'

Jennifer Beals Speaks Out Against 'Pinkwashing'

Jennifer Beals joined a star-studded event at the Kennedy Center Friday night as the Susan G. Komen foundation paid tribute to leaders in the fight against breast cancer.

Nov 1, 2011
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By Courtney Connley, Jade Polay

What You're Doing This Week

What You're Doing This Week

Carlos Mencia, Walk This Way fashion show, Capital Fringe Festival. Get going already!

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Ferguson Protesters in D.C. Dwindle, Head to White House

Ferguson Protesters in D.C. Dwindle, Head to White House

Hundreds of protesters convened at Mount Vernon Square in Downtown D.C. Tuesday evening to protest a grand jury's decision not to indict a white police officer who killed a black 18-year-old in Ferguson...

Snow Expected Wednesday; Travel Not Advised

Snow Expected Wednesday; Travel Not Advised

A winter weather advisory has been issued in the D.C. area for Wednesday, one of the busiest travel days of the year.

The Secret Inside the Postal Service

The Secret Inside the Postal Service

It’s a story the U.S. Postal Service did not want us to tell you: Sexual assaults committed not just by customers and strangers, but by postal employees against other postal employees.

2 Arrested in Murder of D.C. Lawyer in Santo Domingo

2 Arrested in Murder of D.C. Lawyer in Santo Domingo

A police spokesman in the Dominican Republic says two men have been arrested in the slaying of a Washington lawyer who was found dead last month at his home in Santo Domingo.

Protests Continue Day After Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Protests Continue Day After Ferguson Grand Jury Decision

Communities braced for new protests after violence and acts of civil disobedience broke out in several U.S. cities overnight following a grand jury decision against charging a white police officer, Darren...

Fred Smoot, Ex-Redskins Player, Charged With Domestic Assault

Fred Smoot, Ex-Redskins Player, Charged With Domestic Assault

Former Washington Redskins player Fred Smoot was arrested Sunday in connection with a domestic assault at a home in Ashburn, Virginia, the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday.