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University of Maryland Campus

UMD Students Chronicle Racist Campus Experiences with ‘#FearTheTurtle’

The original tweet asked students of color/alum to "share the experiences of racism that made you #FearTheTurtle."
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Women's March on Washington 2017

Photos from the Women's March on Washington and Panel

Check out photos from the Women's March on Washington and WPGC's subsequent panel discussion at the District Live.
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ll cool j

LL Cool J Calls Attention to Missing D.C. Girls on Twitter

Missing teenagers in D.C. is officially a national issue.
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D.C. Police Advice to Young People: ‘Stay Home’ to Avoid Trafficking

The new commander of D.C. Police's Youth and Family Services Division talked to the Joe Clair Morning show about missing teens in D.C.
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D.C. Police

D.C. Police Deny Uptick in Missing Black Girls; Credit New Methods

Ten people, mostly black teenage girls, have been reported missing in D.C. in the past week.
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The voice

WATCH: D.C. Man Gets Emotional While Auditioning on ‘The Voice’

The man was selected for Adam Levine's team.
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Prince George’s County POLICE

Two Arrests Made in Local Rapper’s Murder

Police have announced an arrest in the shooting death of Douglas Brooks, better known as Dirty Swipey.
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Pom Poms

‘Too Ghetto:’ A Cheering Tradition Comes Under Scrutiny at Local School

The athletic director told the girls HBCU culture has no place in Montgomery County Public Schools.
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Kermit

Hilarious Kermit Memes Take Over the Internet, Again

Kermit the Frog memes are back and they're amazing.
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For Sisters Only 2016

For Sisters Only 2016

WPGC's 17th annual For Sisters Only took the Walter E. Washington Convention Center by storm on November 5! Tank, Ro James, Jidenna, Lloyd, Mario, Rotimi, and Big G and the Backyard Band performed, as well as DMV Spotlight winners. Surprise guest Traci Braxton also joined the festivities.
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