District Digest: Chilean demonstrations and ethical investigations

D.C. ethics panel votes to launch investigation on council member’s actions on Metro Board After reports that D.C. Council member Jim Graham allegedly “mingled his council role with his service on the Metro board,” the ethics panel unanimously… Read More

The District Digest: Red Line tragedy

On Monday at about 5 p.m. two Red Line trains crashed into each other near the Fort Totten station, resulting in the deadliest crash in Metro’s 33 year history.  Nine people died, including Jeanice McMillan, the operator of… Read More

DC Council votes 13-0 12-1 to recognize same-sex marriages

13/13 12/13 D.C. Council members support gay marriage! The D.C. Council’s final vote on recognizing same-sex marriages performed in other states (first voted on in early April) went remarkably smoothly, passing 13-0… until Ward 8 Councilmember and former… Read More

Monday Madlib: Rumors relocate Georgetown’s Apple store

This morning, we told you about the kerfuffle surrounding the Apple store planned for Georgetown. Having already sunk a cool $13 million already into the site of its future store, Apple isn’t likely to have wandering eyes, according… Read More