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D.C. Youth Collaborate with Grammy-Nominated Artist ...

This summer, the Humanities Council of Washington, DC's youth leadership program, Soul of the City, answered that question by creating ...


Kevin Maxwell, CEO of Prince George's County Public Schools, visits Mattaponi Elementary School in Upper Marlboro on Aug. 26, the first day of school in the county. (Courtesy of pgcps.org)

P.G. County Students Return to School

Prince George's County Public Schools welcomed back more than 126,000 students Tuesday for the start of the 2014-15 school year.


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EDITORIAL: Obama and the U.S. in ...

As fighters for the Islamic State of Iraq in the Levant continue their lightning-quick invasion and capture of significant sections ...


D.C.'s Lamont Peterson retained his IBF junior welterweight title with a 10th-round TKO of Edgar Santana. (Amanda Kwok/SHOWTIME Golden Boy Promotions/Hoganphotos)

Peterson Stops Santana, Ponders Garcia Fight

Lamont Peterson retained his IBF junior welterweight title with a dominating 10th-round technical knockout victory over Edgar Santana.


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Pencils, Pens … and Property Insurance?

When preparing for college, property insurance is probably the last thing on a student’s mind. However, some students at Duke ...


Major depression has been discovered to be the single largest cause of disability in the world, despite that fact, it routinely goes unrecognized, undiagnosed and untreated. (Courtesy of BET)

Stress a Key Factor in Mental ...

Stress wreaks havoc on the mind and body. Until now, it hasn't been clear exactly how stress impacts health and ...