Go-Go music, the homegrown sound of the streets of Washington, D.C., retained its relevancy and prominence by way of a corner store in the Shaw district. However, when complaints of noise came from new transplants in the swiftly gentrifying section of town (in the shadows of Howard University no less), the store was reportedly ordered […]

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For over sixty years, the Miss USA beauty pageant has become one of the world’s most-viewed televised events . On Sunday (June 5), Miss District of Columbia Deshauna Barber was awarded the title of  Miss USA in Las Vegas, and will represent the country in this year’s Miss Universe pageant.

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Thirteen people were wounded in a drive-by shooting that occurred in front of a subsidized housing complex in Washington D.C.’s Northwest section early this morning. Police are looking for two dark-colored vehicles seen driving past the housing complex.


The holiday may not have been so merry for some as Washington Wizards’ Gilbert Arenas is now under investigation by the NBA for a possible infraction in league rules. Reported on Christmas Eve by, a firearm was found within the player’s locker while at the Verizon Center.  The gun, however, was unloaded and without […]


In a historic vote, the city council for the District of Columbia has voted to pass a bill that would make same sex-marriages legal by a count of 11 to 2. One more vote is required to make the move legal but that is expected to be a mere formality as 10 of the 13 […]