Whites in the United States approve of police officers hitting men in significantly greater numbers than Blacks and Hispanics do according to a new study, reports…

VIA THE WASHINGTON POST: George Washington University handed out scholarships Wednesday, each worth more than $200,000, to nine District high school students. The recipients come from eight different high schools: * Angela Bonham, Dunbar High School * Yuhana Gidey, Woodrow Wilson Senior High School * Andrew Haynesworth, St. John’s College High School * Nicholas Kelly, […]

VIA DCIST: Plenty of local love from Michelle Obama, as the White House announced today that two out of three commencement speeches the first lady has agreed to make this year will be right here in the District. The biggest news from the local perspective is that Obama will address graduating seniors at Anacostia Senior […]

(Washington, DC) — A George Washington University graduate student is recovering after he was attacked by a group of men Friday night. At least 12 people jumped the 28-year-old man as he waited for a bus at the corner of Pennsylvania and 24th Street in Northwest Washington. Police say the men were laughing as they […]