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Washington, DC, US

#BREAKING: Citing collective bargaining, DC Fire says no more discipline coming to 3 firefighters who failed to help dying man at firehouse. - @nbcwashington

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Michael Brown fatally shot in Ferguson, Mo.

Attorney General Eric Holder departs Washington, DC, for Ferguson, Mo. - @NBCNews

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Martha's Vineyard, MA, US

President Obama heads back to vacation on Martha's Vineyard after unexplained trip to Washington, DC - @thehill

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Barack Obama

Photo: President Obama leaves White House with daughter Malia to finish rest of Martha's Vineyard vacation - @JimAcostaCNN

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National Zoological Park, Washington, DC, US

National Zoo's red panda dies of parasite - @wusa9

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Michael Brown fatally shot in Ferguson, Mo.

Photo: On a break from vacationing on Martha's Vineyard, President Obama meets with Attorney General Holder in the Oval Office to receive an update on the situation in Ferguson, Mo. @dougmillsnyt

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Michael Brown fatally shot in Ferguson, Mo.

Photo: Sidewalk tribute to Michael Brown and Ezell Ford seen in Washington, DC - @jbendery

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Barack Obama

President Obama plans break in the middle of Martha's Vineyard vacation to return to Washington, DC, on Sunday night for unspecified meetings with Vice President Joe Biden and other advisers - @AP

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United States Capitol, Washington, DC, US

Update: Capitol Police say small fire is out at Capitol Power Plant in Washington, DC; not an industrial fire, now clear for re-entry - @ha_nah_nah

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United States Capitol, Washington, DC, US

Evacuation ordered at US Capitol Power Plant in Washington, DC, Capitol Police say - @toddzwillich

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Washington Redskins name controversy

Washington Redskins ask federal court to overturn US patent office's trademark decision that deemed name and logo disparaging - @postlocal

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Washington, DC, US

Police: 7 people shot over the course of 3 hours overnight in Washington, DC, in separate incidents - @nbcwashington

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Washington, DC, US

Police identify man arrested, charged in shooting of Washington, DC, detective during botched carjacking; say search for 2 other people ongoing - @ABC7News

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Iraq crisis

Photo: President Obama in the White House Oval Office on the phone with Jordanian King Abdullah about crisis in Iraq - @dougmillsnyt

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

US Secret Service statement on child causing White House security alert: 'We were going to wait until he learned to talk to question him, but in lieu of that he got a timeout and was sent on way with parents' - @ChadPergram

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

Child crawling through fence reportedly triggers security alert at White House - @markknoller

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

Photo: President Obama meets with his national security team in the White House Situation Room - @petesouza

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US-Africa Leaders Summit 2014

Photo: The press gathers in a State Department auditorium before press conference on Africa Summit - @markknoller

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US-Africa Leaders Summit 2014

Photo: President Obama, African leaders gather for US-Africa summit 'family picture' - via @jpaceDC

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marijuana

Question on marijuana legalization will be on Washington, DC, ballot this fall - @nbcwashington

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