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Uber taxi service goes to Washington, D.C.

Following last month's legislative win, the on-call car service rolls out its taxi option in the nation's capital.

By Jan. 14, 2013

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Instagram to get political with D.C. liaison

Facebook is hiring a political outreach manager to spread the gospel of Instagram on Capitol Hill.

By Jul. 19, 2013

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Solar-powered plane heads to Washington

The Solar Impulse starts the fourth leg of its flight across America, but it will have to make a pit stop in Cincinnati to avoid bad weather before landing in Washington, D.C.

By Jun. 14, 2013

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Wireless CEOs go to Washington, D.C.

CEOs from AT&T, T-Mobile USA, Sprint Nextel, and Cellular South will head to Washington, D.C., next week to argue for and against AT&T's $39 billion bid to buy T-Mobile USA.

By May. 6, 2011

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Uber battles D.C. regulators over the size of its cars

The Washington D.C. Taxi Commission outlaws UberX because it uses mid-size vehicles without a meter, which supposedly causes unfair competition to taxicabs.

By Aug. 21, 2013

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Apple, Samsung spar over 2012 trial fallout in Washington

The two companies head to the appeals court to argue, once again, over a sales ban on devices.

By Aug. 9, 2013

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Uber on the road to reconciliation in D.C. with new legislation

The embattled car service scores victory with city council's approval of a legislative framework for "digital dispatch" transportation services.

By Dec. 4, 2012

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NASA spots Washington mudslide from space

Satellite shots from the Earth Observatory show the stunning scope of the mudslide that claimed lives and homes in the remote town of Oso, Wash.

By Mar. 26, 2014

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Google Maps boosts live transit in NYC, D.C., and Salt Lake City

The Web giant's mapping feature now boasts live departure times or service alerts in three new U.S. metropolitan areas.

By Mar. 27, 2013

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Silicon Valley execs press D.C. on immigration law fixes

Tech firms present a rare unified front in asking President Obama and Congress "to enact immigration reform this year." But the political obstacles they face in Washington are considerable.

By Mar. 14, 2013