People at a Denver party early this month celebrate the recognition of an amendment to the Colorado constitution legalizing recreational use of marijuana.
December 18, 2012 There are some warnings parents drill into their kids: no drinking, no smoking, don't do drugs. But now that two states have decriminalized recreational marijuana use, those conversations have become tougher.
Flowers bloom at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., though the same can't be said of bipartisanship.
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June 3, 2012 A government scholar says Washington has responded better to the economic downturn — certainly better than its European counterparts — than its reputation might lead people to believe. But not everyone is convinced.
May 3, 2010 Some thoughts on the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner.
April 13, 2010 Police and TV cameras converge on the marching nuclear warheads that approached the president's nuclear security summit in Washington, D.C.
April 7, 2009 People in Washington State are driving to Idaho for that sweet, sweet phosphate-laden dishwasher detergent.
March 17, 2009 Arrests involving PCP are up in Washington, D.C. Are you seeing mentions of PCP in crime reports where you live?
June 23, 2008 The Supreme Court weighs the constitutional implications of DC's handgun ban.
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June 19, 2008 Some uncharacteristically cool Washington weather.
December 26, 2007 In 2008, out with the old and in with the new... new laws, that is!
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