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Germantown biotech raises $36 million

Germantown biotech raises $36 million

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The Series A raise comes as the company is planning to launch clinical trials for its first drug, aimed...


The everything contractor: Amazon Web Services takes over Washington

The everything contractor: Amazon Web Services takes over Washington

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Amazon.com Inc.'s lucrative division is fast eclipsing its rivals when it comes to the federal cloud.


The Amazon effect: The good, the bad and the ugly — straight from Seattle

The Amazon effect: The good, the bad and the ugly — straight from Seattle

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When one region boasts three contenders in Amazon.com Inc.'s 20-city short list for HQ2 — literally,...


The Amazon effect: Eco devo officials show rare signs of unity over HQ2. Can it last?

The Amazon effect: Eco devo officials show rare signs of unity over HQ2. Can it last?

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We sat down with economic development officials from the District, Montgomery County and Arlington County...


Take a seat — but, please, choose it wisely

Take a seat — but, please, choose it wisely

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Here's where to sit, how to sit and what to sit on, if you want to make the most of seating at work.


Rosslyn isn\'t known for retail. A late summer pop-up aims to change that.

Rosslyn isn't known for retail. A late summer pop-up aims to change that.

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A pop-up shop, The Alcove, will bring a mix of retailers to the heart of Rosslyn starting in August....


4 local business takeaways from one of the biggest air shows in the world

4 local business takeaways from one of the biggest air shows in the world

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Key story highlights: Boeing and Airbus dominated headlines with their race to sell the most planes...


Salmonella Outbreak In 26 States Tied To Raw Turkey

Salmonella Outbreak In 26 States Tied To Raw Turkey

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An outbreak of salmonella linked to raw turkey products has sickened at least 90 people across 26 states.


Young Adults Are Drinking Themselves To Death, Study Finds

Young Adults Are Drinking Themselves To Death, Study Finds

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According to the report published in the journal BMJ, deaths due to cirrhosis increased by 65 percent...


Startup of the week: Meet Fastfood.ai

Startup of the week: Meet Fastfood.ai

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Bowie-based Fastfood.ai wants to connect restaurants with their younger customers — over text...


Twin Sisters Are Both Running For Office, But In Opposite Parties

Twin Sisters Are Both Running For Office, But In Opposite Parties

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Twin sisters Monica Sparks and Jessica Ann Tyson are so much alike that both running for public office...


Tamara Copeland, president of D.C. nonprofit, to retire

Tamara Copeland, president of D.C. nonprofit, to retire

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Tamara Copeland, longtime president of the Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers, has announced...


FiscalNote raised a quiet round of money — and plans more acquisitions

FiscalNote raised a quiet round of money — and plans more acquisitions

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The latest funding round would put the company's total funding above $35 million.


Starbucks to open first U.S. store for the deaf near Gallaudet

Starbucks to open first U.S. store for the deaf near Gallaudet

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Starbucks will open its first U.S. store designed for deaf customers and staff near the campus of Gallaudet...


Disabled Homeowner Moving Out After HOA Tells Her To Move Goldfish

Disabled Homeowner Moving Out After HOA Tells Her To Move Goldfish

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Carol Hanquier has decided to sell her home after the local HOA demanded the disabled resident relocate...


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