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Did LeBron James Have His Hairline Fixed?

Remember all that new hair that seemingly sprouted overnight atop LeBron James‘ head? Well, it appears to have fled the building. Judging by pictures taken over the weekend at the Cleveland Cavaliers’ first practice, whatever remedy James used to make his hair appear fuller this September has run its course. The Plain Dealer (h/t Deadspin’s Kyle
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D.C. to Begin Low-Income Energy-Assistance Program

The District of Columbia’s Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) will open to residents Wednesday, Oct. 1 with the following schedule: Oct. 1-13 for electric disconnections only Oct. 14-28 for gas disconnections only Oct. 29 – Nov.12 for electric and gas disconnections, and heating oil emergencies. All residents whose utilities have been disconnected must
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Red Line Riders Packed In Due to Single-Tracking, Delays; Cracked Rail the Culprit

Red Line trains are single-tracking between the Van Ness and Dupont Circle stations Tuesday morning, leading to overcrowding and delays. A cracked rail outside Dupont Circle is the culprit. As problems persisted, Metro tweeted around 8:40 a.m. that riders should consider alternate transportation such as Metrobus. The transit agency repeated the suggestion at 9:09 a.m.
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Police: Missing 16-year-old Fairfax girl found dead

FAIRFAX, Va. (WUSA9) — Fairfax County police say they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a 16-year-old girl who was reported missing on Sunday afternoon. Cara Lynn Golias was found dead near the railroad bridge trestle in the 13200 block of Yates Ford Road in the Hemlock Overlook Regional Park at around 1
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The real reasons Paul Pierce joined the Wizards (Video)

  – By CSN’s Ben Standig LeBron James’s return to Cleveland generated massive attention and surprised those who never believed he would leave South Beach. Yet everyone recognized the possibility that the Ohio native might simply want to go home. But Paul Pierce signing with the Washington Wizards? Now that’s what you call a stunner.
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NYC man’s chokehold death goes to grand jury

A grand jury began hearing evidence Monday to determine whether there will be criminal charges in the chokehold death of an unarmed New York City man whose videotaped confrontation with police sparked outrage, union officials said. The proceedings come five weeks after the medical examiner found that a banned chokehold used by Officer Daniel Pantaleo
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Fence jumper made it deep into the White House

The man who jumped the White House fence this month and sprinted through the front door made it much farther into the building than previously known, overpowering one Secret Service officer and running through much of the main floor, according to three people familiar with the incident. An alarm box near the front entrance of
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