The city council candidate who claimed her city should “stay white” has dropped out of the race. Jean Cramer had also called marriage between blacks and whites “immoral.”
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Police have arrested a Northwest, DC man in the beating death of a homeless man. The suspect identified as Edward M. Banks.
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Former President Obama starts a new initiative to address the issue of redistricting. Obama say redistricting affects every issue in America.
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The Skins name Case Keenum the starting quarterback this season. Keenum beat out rooking Dwayne Haskins.
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Students in the District headed by to school today. They were joined by students in several Virginia jurisdictions. Students in Montgomery and Prince George’s County return next week.
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Virginia to promote the study of African American experience in its schools. Meantime, bells tolled over the weekend in remembrance of the first African slaves to arrive in what is now the United States.
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The Mayor’s office has partnered with local organizations to keep students safe and they travel to and from school. District students head back to school Monday, September 3rd.
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A 62-year-old inspection supervisor of the new Frederick Douglass Memorial Bridge was stabbed to death Thursday. A man is in custody, with no motive for the stabbing released at this time.
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Washington’s football beat the Falcons in Atlanta Thursday night for its first win of the preseason. Jordan Reed left the game with a concussion.
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One person is dead after being struck in a hit and run accident in Fairfax. Police say the suspect who struck the victim left the scene.
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