News & Politics

The Morning Buzz

Good morning, Washington! Here's what we're reading around the web this AM.

Photo by Flickr user kimberlyfaye

Tough times continue across the nation and in the area. The latest affected by the recession? The National Cathedral, who's had to chop its staff by one third. 

In a close vote, Peter Nickles was voted in as the District's Attorney General.  

Ah, Maryland State Police. Turns out they were spying on groups that were nonviolent—but that they later classified as terrorists. 

At a loss for Christmas gifts for loved ones? Why not buy them products made with…giant panda and elephant poop? Nothing says love like that.

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