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WATCH: D.C. Police Officer in Full Uniform Does Backflips with Kids

By: Eyasu Delesa A D.C. police officer, sporting his full uniform, matched backflip for backflip with a group of kids in a video that's now gone viral. Standing around a group of kids in a D.C. neighborhood, Metropolitan Police Officer Arthur Brown Jr. watched as a young boy pulled off a roundoff...
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Get Your Summer Poppin' with WPGC's Teen Night!

Calling all D.C. teenagers! WPGC, in collaboration with the D.C. Department of Parks and Recreation, is coming to take over a recreation center near you for The Sports Teen Night Summer Series. Join WPGC's Tony Redz and DJ Young Music at your local rec every Friday from 6 to 11 p.m. for DMV...
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Private School Which Segregated Students by Race Ends Policy

The school director confirmed that the school had been separating the students in a letter to parents dated June 27.
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Where to Keep Cool Around D.C. as Temperatures Rise

Find cooling centers, public libraries, pools and spray parks around D.C.
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5 Dead, Others Wounded at Maryland Newspaper Shooting

Multiple people have been shot at The Capital Gazette newspaper in Annapolis, Maryland.
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'Stop Treating Us Like We're Savages': Men from Deanwood Video Give Their Perspective

The men who recorded the viral video of a police search in Deanwood give their side of the story on the Joe Clair Morning Show.
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It's National HIV Testing Day: Here's Where to Get Tested for Free

Find statistics and information about National HIV Testing Day, and link up with WPGC at free testing sites.
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Man Found Shot Dead in Prince George's County

A man was found shot dead outside Tuesday night in Prince George's County after police responded to a scene for the sound of gunshots. Officers responded 8700 block of Binghampton Place in Upper Marlboro around 9:45 p.m. Once on scene, they discovered a male outside suffering from gunshot wounds...
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Judge Denies Rapper Meek Mill's Request for New Trial

The judge denied the request despite support for Meek by the district attorney's office.
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MPD Chief Peter Newsham Responds to Deanwood Police Search Video (Listen)

People have "to listen to all the facts before they react," Chief Newsham told Joe Clair.
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