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Older People Need Rides. Why Aren’t They Using Uber and Lyft?

Older People Need Rides. Why Aren’t They Using Uber and Lyft?

Seniors need transportation alternatives more than ever, but many are intimidated by ride-hailing apps.
A Gentler Way to Gentrify?

A Gentler Way to Gentrify?

Gentrifier, interloper, developer: A new breed of builders is attempting to reclaim the “D” word and make development a little kinder and friendlier.

Birth control delivery startup Nurx approaches $300M valuation

Nurx raises $52 million in debt and equity funding in a round co-led by Kleiner Perkins and USV.
The Family’s Big Secret Is Hiding in Plain Sight

The Family’s Big Secret Is Hiding in Plain Sight

We are in a high season of political showboating. On the debate stage, candidates for the Democratic nomination tussle for our attention, straining to exploit their allotted seconds of screen time.
How to Travel With a Drone

How to Travel With a Drone

In the pursuit of epic photos and videos, don’t risk fines or getting your drone confiscated.
EE UU retrasa la entrada en vigor de nuevos aranceles a algunos productos chinos

EE UU retrasa la entrada en vigor de nuevos aranceles a algunos productos chinos

El Gobierno de Trump cede a la presión de las empresas y retira de la lista de mercancías a gravar a partir de septiembre a teléfonos móviles, ordenadores y consolas de videojuegos
Travels With Panama: The Trying to Get to Miami for NABJ's Conference Edition

Travels With Panama: The Trying to Get to Miami for NABJ's Conference Edition

I’m not saying that somebody has it out for me when it comes to air travel, but I’m not saying somebody doesn’t either. I’ve made several trips in the past two months and they’ve all come with their

Uber and Lyft admit they're making city traffic worse

Uber and Lyft may be competitors but as the two major ridesharing companies, they also have a lot in common -- including the challenges they face. To better understand their role in city traffic
Pro-Trump customer criticized by coffee shop worker for wearing Trump 2020 pin. The worker doesn't work there anymore.

Pro-Trump customer criticized by coffee shop worker for wearing Trump 2020 pin. The worker doesn't work there anymore.

A coffee shop worker told the Washington City Paper she was fired after criticizing a customer's pin supporting the re-election of President Donald Trump in 2020. The ex-employee in question — who

Test Drive: 2020 Cadillac XT6

A three-row luxe alternative to the brand's more truck-like Escalade Pulling away from Washington DC’s National Mall toward the green woods of Northern Virginia, there’s a calming near-silence in the
Kashmir descends into a witch’s brew of fear and suspense
What These Student Debaters Learned From the 2020 Democratic Debates

What These Student Debaters Learned From the 2020 Democratic Debates

For those who recently attended a debate camp, the Democratic debates were not a chance to undercut rivals or wring donations but something else: a lesson plan.
What These Student Debaters Learned From the 2020 Democratic Debates

What These Student Debaters Learned From the 2020 Democratic Debates

For those who recently attended a debate camp, the Democratic debates were not a chance to undercut rivals or wring donations but something else: a lesson plan.

Verizon expands its 5G network to Atlanta, Detroit, Indianapolis and DC

Verizon (Engadget's parent company) looks to be on track to meet its goal of bringing 5G coverage to more than 30 US cities this year. It has nearly doubled the number of locales in which 5G service
Verizon brings 5G to Atlanta, Detroit, Indianapolis, and Washington D.C.

Verizon brings 5G to Atlanta, Detroit, Indianapolis, and Washington D.C.

Verizon's 5G network opens today in parts of four more cities, this time including very significant coverage for Washington D.C., where regulators work.

Apple, Microsoft and Google to test new standard for patient access to digital health data

A newly released data model and draft implementation guide for providing directly to patients digital access to historical health insurance claims data could mean you have better access to this info
Woman arrested for threatening to blow up Swedish embassy over A$AP Rocky case

Woman arrested for threatening to blow up Swedish embassy over A$AP Rocky case

Rebecca Kanter is accused of abusing staff and damaging property at Washington DC embassyA fan of the rapper A$AP Rocky has been arrested in Washington DC after allegedly threatening to “blow up” the
Washington, D.C., Power Failure Affects More Than 30,000 Customers

Washington, D.C., Power Failure Affects More Than 30,000 Customers

Potomac Electric Power Company said most of those who lost service had their electricity restored after about four hours.
Washington, D.C., Power Failure Affects More Than 30,000 Customers

Washington, D.C., Power Failure Affects More Than 30,000 Customers

Potomac Electric Power Company said most of those who lost service had their electricity restored after about four hours.
Washington, D.C., Power Failure Affects More Than 30,000 Customers

Washington, D.C., Power Failure Affects More Than 30,000 Customers

Potomac Electric Power Company said most of those who lost service had their electricity restored after about four hours.