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Heavy rains cause flash floods in Washington DC, vehicles stranded in high water

Water entered into the press workspace in the basement near the White House's West Wing as government employees worked to drain puddles of standing water with wet vacuum cleaners.

Panic at Washington DC's Pride Parade sends people running

"There is NO Active Shooter at Dupont Circle. There are injuries from people running from what they thought were gunshots. But there is NO ACTIVE SHOOTER at Dupont Circle," Kevin Donahue, the deputy mayor for public safety, said in a tweet.


US police announces reward for leads in murder of Indian mother, son

The police was called to the 25000 block of Tomey Court Wednesday after one of Mala Manwani's co-workers at CSRA —where she was an accountant — reported that no one had heard from her since Monday afternoon.

Donald Trump loses badly in Wyoming, Washington DC

Looking to put a break to Trump's momentum in the race for the White House, Republican presidential candidates Senators Cruz and Rubio scored victories in the party's caucuses in Wyoming and District of Columbia respectively.

Prakash Jha at the Washington DC South Asian film Festival

Film-maker Prakash Jha was recently in the US to attend the 3rd Washington, DC, South Asian Film Festival, which was held in Gaithersburg, MD

Three silver bullion banks accused of rigging prices

Nicholson is seeking class-action status for the lawsuit, which was registered in the Southern District of New York.


Snowstorm lashes northeast US,kills 9; closes roads,grounds flights

Andrew Cuomo said,“People should seriously consider staying in their homes.”

Four key reforms undertaken by India this year dwarfs even US measures,says FM

Finance minister P Chidambaram has claimed four financial sector reforms achieved by India in this year dwarfed those made by even the US.

IFC to issue $1 bn bond in offshore markets

The bond issue announced in Washington DC is the largest such issue in the offshore rupee market,a finance ministry statement said on Thursday.

Woman killed in DC chase was delusional

The woman's family said she had been suffering from postpartum depression.