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Hail to the RedTails? Councilmember Wants Skins to Change Name

A D.C. Councilmember plans to introduce a resolution that calls on the Washington Redskins to change their name … maybe to the Redtails? Councilmember David Grosso, an at-large independent, says the name is “racist and […]

WPGC 95.5–05/01/2013

Barack Obama Is Sworn In As 44th President Of The United States

VIDEO: Fight Breaks Out Between 2 Rival Schools

Six juveniles were arrested on Friday after a huge fight broke out at the Gallery Place-Chinatown Metro station.

WPGC 95.5–05/01/2013


WPGC’s Sunni and Friends Raise $34K for Homeless Shelter

In the last two months, WPGC’s midday host Sunni and more than 50 young professionals came together to participate in a “Sleep Out” for Covenant House Homeless shelter in Southeast D.C.

WPGC 95.5–04/16/2013

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Tips To Increase Your Chances Of Winning The Powerball Jackpot!

Tomorrow is the big day! We’re all hoping that we have the lucky tickets that’s gonna pay out 425 MILLION dollars! But if you haven’t bought your ticket yet, here are a few tips to […]


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D.C. Plans to Close 20 Schools (FULL LIST)

D.C. Schools Chancellor Kaya Henderson said Tuesday that 20 schools in six wards could be shut down before the beginning of the next school year.


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Should DC put a ban on the sale of sugary drinks over 16 ounces?!

Looks like a DC Council members Michael Brown and Vincent Orange are in favor of banning sugary drinks that are over 16 oz. Recently, in New York City the health board has banned super-sized, sugary […]


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Millions Without Power After Storms Pound DMV

Violent evening storms following a day of triple-digit temperatures wiped out power to more than 2 million people across the eastern United States and have killed at least five people.


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Excessive Heat Warning Remains In Effect For DC Area Through Tonight

The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory, effective from 11AM to 9PM today. This Heat Advisory replaces the Excessive Heat Watch. Humidity will increase today, and Heat Index values are forecast to meet or exceed 105 degrees. The high temperature is expected to be in the upper 90s to 100.


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Wanna Be On TV?? MTV’s Real World Is Holding A Casting Call In DC

[photogallerylink id=106897 align=left]No, it won’t be filmed here. Apparently the Real World DC tanked in ratings couple of years back, but they’re casting here! Casting directors from Bunim/Murray company will be in DC looking for […]


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Top 1 At 1! Vote For YOUR Song!

[photogallerylink id=110886]What’s your favorite song that you hear on the WPGC station??? We want YOU to chose the number 1 song to be played at 1 PM!