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Congressional Caucus on Black Women and Girls to Report on D.C.’s Missing Teens

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A congressional caucus founded by Kelly, Rep. Yvette Clarke and Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman in 2016 plans to present a report by the end of the year on how to solve the problem of missing black children nationwide. “We don’t want to just talk about...

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser Creates Task Force on Missing DC Teens

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After gaining nationwide attention, an official task force has been created in an attempt to find the missing teens in Washington, D.C. D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser made the announcement on Friday (March 24) that the city will dedicate more resources to find city children...

D.C. Is The Latest City To Pass $15 Minimum Wage

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Earlier this week, Washington, DC Mayor Muriel Bowser signed into law an act that will drastically raise the city’s minimum wage, making the District the latest addition to the list of cities that have adopted similar reform. The Fair Shot Minimum Wage Amendment Act of...

ISIS Releases New Video Threatening Attack on D.C.

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On the heels of terrorist attack in Paris, ISIS released a new video Monday threatening an attack on Washington, D.C. The video  appeared on a site used by Islamic State to post its messages, showed the aftermath of the Paris attacks. The message was read by...

D.C. Convenient Store Twerking & Sexual Assault Victim Speaks Out

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One of the two women who were accused of sexually abusing a man in a D.C. convenient store has been arrested, and now the victim is speaking out. The man, who didn’t want to be identified, is a teacher in the D.C. area, and says...

‘Million Moms March’ In Washington For Children Killed By Police

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Mothers who children were killed by police gathered in D.C. on Saturday  to call attention to police brutality and racial injustice. Sponsored by Mothers for Justice United, the Millions Moms March, traveled from the U.S Capitol to the U.S. Department of Justice. Maria Hamilton founded...