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Rigsby is the most frequent 911 user in D.C. history. (Mark Gail for The Post)
Firefighters visit so often, they can recite Martha Rigsby’s birth date from memory. Now the District wants her in a guardianship.
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Woman was in crosswalk when struck by speeding van, according to D.C. police.Crime
A trooper struck two brothers as they tried to cross a busy highway on the Eastern Shore late Friday.Capital Weather Gang
Distressing first-hand accounts and video footage from Tacloban city in the Philippines, which was dealt the brunt of super typhoon Haiyan.Crime
Occupants in the Forestville house, including an 88-year-old, are found safe.Where We Live
Can real estate investor Justin Pierce sell his rehabbed Temple Hills house before the winter slowdown?Capital Weather Gang
High temperature averages are still around 60 near the city, and the next few days probably won’t be too far off that mark.AllMetSports
The fields are nearly set for the Virginia football postseason. Here are our best projections of the region fields.AllMetSports
Bulldogs senior running back Renardo Willis scores three touchdowns as Hylton completes a one-loss regular season.AllMetSports
Motivated Briar Woods beats Tuscarora to clinch the inaugural Potomac District championship.AllMetSports
Washington-Lee’s defense shoulders the load as the Generals end a streak of futility against the rival Patriots and seize their first district title since 1975.AllMetSports
Running back Justin Baynes rushed for 195 yards and touchdown to lead Riverdale Baptist to the Capital Athletic Football Conference title.Local
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Firefighters visit so often, they can recite Martha Rigsby’s birth date from memory. Now the District wants her in a guardianship.AllMetSports
Arundel’s goal line stand seals a 24-17 overtime victory against No. 11 Meade and sends the Wildcats into the Maryland 4A East playoffs.Local
Theresa Vargasand Susan Svrluga
Melvin Phillips offered a starkly different perspective from the leader of the Oneida tribe, Ray Halbritter.D.C. Politics
Council member Vincent B. Orange, Busboys and Poets owner are among those picking up nominating petitions.Education
Lyndsey Layton and Michael Alison Chandler
The city’s first Democratic mayor in 20 years wants to roll back emphasis on charter schools.Crime
Josh Andrew Greenberg, 28, worked at a Montgomery County middle school.Education
As black and Hispanic students improve on tests, large gaps remain when compared with white peers.Obituaries
Mrs. Ernst was a special needs advocate and former senior vice president of HGI Realty Inc.Capital Weather Gang
Unlike the forecast for the middle of next week, the forecast through Sunday is straight forward: mainly clear and on the cool side.Europe
Mr. Rommel served for 22 years as mayor of Stuttgart.Obituaries
Ms. Mills also did work for the Barnes Foundation and the Brandywine River Museum in Pennsylvania.Crime
Craig Patterson, an Arlington sheriff’s deputy, is charged in the death of 22-year-old Julian Dawkins.Education
One-third of the city’s charter schools are high-performing “Tier 1” schools while 12 percent are low-performing.Theater & Dance
Choreographer Matthew Bourne found the old tale too passive, so he added time travel and a vampireCrime
Police say the 44-year-old woman was struck by a truck while crossing I Street in Southeast Washington.Maryland Politics
The delegate from Montgomery County is the choice of Progressive Neighbors.Going Out Guide
The Massachusetts Avenue burger joint wants to change the way you order.Virginia Politics
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The Iraqi-born owner of Busboys & Poets is ending nearly three months of rumination.
A Belfast girl returns to the family that changed her life. Plus: Vote for Bao Bao and vote for Link Wray!
COLUMN | Va. governor-elect has mastered style expected of chief executive, but he has much to prove on substance.
Lessons of a negative Virginia election: Democrat’s win highlights changing views on guns and gays.
How does any candidate think he can win by ignoring issues that are important to the majority of voters?
Farmland Elementary School has become a big draw for Israeli immigrants seeking a community in the United States.
Voters cast their ballots in the closely watched race for governor and other statewide and local offices.
Built to replace the Ellen Wilson housing project, the Townhomes on Capitol Hill have become a model for mixed-income housing.
A look at the voters in Virginia’s Prince William County, which is considered a bellwether for the changing state.
The Republican gubernatorial candidate continues to campaign hard ahead of Tuesday’s election.
Candidates McAuliffe, Northam and Herring make stops across the state before Tuesday’s election.
She became a cancer research advocate before dying of a brain tumor.
Repairs to external quake damage are about 80 percent complete.
From waterfronts to monuments, Post photographers share their favorite D.C. spots.
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