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October 11th, 2013
08:01 PM ET

D.C. Mayor: We're running out of cash

Washington's Mayor Vincent Gray confronts Harry Reid on the steps of the Capitol Building, warning the Senate Majority leader that his city is running out of money. CNN's Brian Todd reports on how the shutdown is hitting the nation's capital.


Filed under: Brian Todd • DC • Government shutdown • Vincent Gray
July 6th, 2012
12:04 PM ET

Amid storm misery, fire crew fills pool

A firefighter unit filled up a private pool rather than responding to the devastation from a horrible storm.


Filed under: DC • firefighter • Weather
June 26th, 2011
04:27 PM ET

Sex slaves in nation's capital

CNN's Barbara Starr reports on sex slaves living only blocks from the White House.

SEE ALSO: The CNN Freedom Project: Ending Modern-Day Slavery


Filed under: Barbara Starr • DC • human trafficking