White House Placed On Lockdown After Suspicious Package Thrown Over Fence

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Occurred shortly after Obama returned from Memorial Day speech

Brazen Shooting Leaves Woman Wounded In DC Metro Station

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‘Is this going to be my last day when I get on Metro?’

Battle Over DC Budget Escalating As Obama Threatens Veto

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Officials could be ‘subject to criminal liabilities’

Marijuana Activists Blast New Congress 'Assaults' On DC Legalization

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‘It really sets up a dangerous precedent’

Uber Has Big Plans To Exploit The Impending DC Metro Headache

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‘Price surging is a very useful tool’

Obamas Set To Move Into $5.2 Million DC Mansion After Presidency

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8,200-square-feet

Virginia Governor Threatens To Quit Funding DC Metro If Safety Doesn't Improve

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‘We want results’

Police Failed To Arrest Accused DC Metro Rapist A Week Before Attack

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Commuters get on and off a Metro train at the Gallery Pl - Chinatown Station October 27, 2010 in Washington, DC. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘Doesn’t mean much for perception’

Obama Puts Himself Right In The Middle Of The Battle Over DC Statehood

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U.S. President Barack Obama speaks as he and German Chancellor Angela Merkel hold a news conference at Schloss Herrenhausen in Hanover, Germany April 24, 2016. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘An affront to the residents and elected leaders of the District’

DYSFUNCTION CITY: Power Failures, Speed Restrictions Slam Metro Riders With More Delays

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‘Metro in some ways is unfortunately an embarrassment’

Crime In The DC Metro System Sees Dramatic Year-Over-Year Spike

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‘We’re not going to tolerate it’

DYSFUNCTION CITY: Another DC Metro Smoke Incident Causes Delays At Rush Hour

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Commuters dealt with 45-minute delays

Thug Accused Of Raping Woman At Knife Point Inside DC Metro Train

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Metro trains arrive at the Gallery Pl - Chinatown Station October 27, 2010 in Washington, DC. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘Horrifically terrifying experience’

DYSFUNCTION CITY: Skyrocketing Homicide Rate Leaves DC Ward Anxious And Scrambling For Answers

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A Washington, D.C. police car arrives at the scene where a man set himself on fire near the U.S. Capitol building on the National Mall in Washington, October 4, 2013. The man was rushed to a local hospital by helicopter after using fuel to set himself ablaze near the National Gallery of Art in the middle of the mall, which remains closed due to the U.S. government shutdown. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

‘I don’t want to get shot’

DYSFUNCTION CITY: 7 Simple Reasons Why DC Statehood Would Likely Be An Epic Disaster

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The motorcade vehicle of U.S. President Barack Obama bears the license plate "Taxation Without Representation" in Washington January 19, 2013. At the request of the District of Columbia, Obama's fleet of inaugural limousines will carry license plates with the city's slogan - "Taxation without Representation." REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘at the mercy of right-wing ideologues’

DYSFUNCTION CITY: DC Metro GM Goes Scorched Earth, Fires 20 Managers, Says More Layoffs Coming

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‘Safety comes first’

Secret Service Shoots Man Who Pulled Out Weapon Near White House

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Shooter reportedly in custody

Obamacare 'Burden' Is Driving Doctors Out Of DC Health Exchange, Study Finds

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‘Unreasonable administrative burden’

DYSFUNCTION CITY: Two Week-Long Track Shutdowns Imminent As DC Metro Reveals Final Repair Plan

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Commuters get on and off a Metro train at the Gallery Pl - Chinatown Station October 27, 2010 in Washington, DC. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘Safety comes first’

Congress Asserts Fiscal Dominance Over DC, Rebukes Move Toward Statehood

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U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-WI) calls on a reporter during a weekly news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington January 7, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

‘It’s absurd’