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            Hilco Redevelopment Partners will transform the Potomac River Generating Station into offices, housing, retail and open space.

            DeVos calls on Congress to postpone federal standardized exams until 2022

            The Education Department says states should still administer standardized exams this spring.
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            Dinner with Dizzy: For years, jazz great Gillespie celebrated Thanksgiving here

            Dalphine Redd’s Silver Spring, Md., house was full of music — and food.
            Dry weather holds through the weekend.
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            Peter Newsham becomes one of several chiefs to retire or resign amid a national reckoning on race and social justice.
            Local officials are pleading with residents to stay home for Thanksgiving and avoid gatherings.
            Days before the holiday, a 9-year-old girl and her mother stepped into a line in hopes of getting a box of food. So did about 270 other people.
            The incident occurred in the Langley Park area, police say.

            “We’re staring at the big battle,” a public health professor said of the rapid increase in case numbers.
            Restaurant chain Medium Rare makes more than 3,000 dinners for seniors spending Thanksgiving alone.
            We won't see much rain fall around here, and it's out of here early enough for most of tomorrow to be dry.
            Families of students ages 9 and 11 say children were exposed to the inappropriate images.
            The Thanksgiving gatherings among friends have been largely canceled because of the surge in coronavirus cases, raising fears that feelings of isolation will intensify around the holiday.
            The Maryland governor said he has lost a total of 50 pounds. He dropped 30 on a formalized weight-loss plan in recent months.
            He has set out an ambitious agenda to get Americans into battery-powered cars as climate change shapes his administration’s transportation policy.
            Comcast will charge customers in the Northeast more if they exceed 1.2 terabytes of data in a month.
            Decent outdoor weather as temperatures trend warmer today and continue above normal into the weekend.
            Victim found lying in roadway on Queens Court, police say.
            The chief, who has come under criticism by more liberal members of the city council, will be chief in Prince William County
            The most vulnerable students in Fairfax County — those with disabilities and English learners — are struggling the most.
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            D.C.-area forecast: Showers fade ahead of a mild Thanksgiving afternoon

            Dry weather holds through the weekend.
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