AC/DC tribute band Hell's Belles to perform two shows this weekend

...Hell's Belles, the nation's best-known all-female AC/DC tribute band, will play two shows in Juneau this weekend. On...This show will feature back-to-back performances of AC/DC albums "Highway to Hell" and "Back in Black" in their entirety...
DC considering 16 weeks paid leave for parents, caregivers

WASHINGTON (AP) - New D.C. Council legislation introduced Tuesday would give workers 16 weeks of paid leave in circumstances ranging from the birth of a child to caring for a dying parent.
Nation and World
Papa! Pope stirs excitement in DC, calls for climate action

WASHINGTON - Cheered by jubilant crowds across the nation's capital, Pope Francis forged common cause Wednesday with President Barack Obama on climate change, immigration and inequality, as the popular pontiff signaled he would not sidestep issues that have deeply divided Americans.
Nation and World
Spate of violence rattles DC's Union Station

WASHINGTON - An apparent domestic dispute halted trains at Washington's Union Station and led to momentary fears of a terrorist attack on the anniversary of Sept. 11.
Nation and World
Batman impersonator dies on roadway

...she said. "He made them feel like they were the most important person in the whole wide world when he was talking to them."DC Entertainment, the Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. unit that owns Batman, said it was aware of Robinson's work and had no...
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Juneau to Host Shakespeare's First Folio Exhibition in 2016

...Center and the American Library Association, is touring a First Folio of Shakespeare in 2016 to all 50 states, Washington, DC, and Puerto Rico.The First Folio is the first collected edition of Shakespeare's plays. It was published in 1623, seven...
Jack Chalmers Culbreath for Fish & Wildlife in Denver Colorado and was then transferred in 1950 to an information officer position in Washington, DC. Jack got his big break after 8 years in Washington when Alaska Became the 49th State. The Forest Service offered him a new...
Alaskan teen participates in Poetry Out Loud finals in D.C.

...among the 53 students from around the country who participated in the National Finals of Poetry Out Loud held in Washington, DC April 29-30. Ordaz presented poems including "Zacuanpapalotls" by Brenda Cardenas and "Ode on a Grecian Urn" by John Keats...
Aging DC-6 gets new skin, new nose, new job in Bush

...a new role. The 44-year-old Douglas DC-6 airplane has been carefully reconfigured...built Jan. 1, 1958, the last year the DC-6 was made, and quickly departed for...worried about running low on parts for the DC-6. There are half a dozen of the same...
DC moving forward with initiative for legal marijuana use

...a voter-approved initiative takes effect this week.District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser announced Tuesday that the city will...have clear rules and guidelines for the people of the District of Columbia and for the agencies of our government."Police officers...


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