Eight Injured in Partial Ceiling Collapse at Government Sponsored Event

Eight people suffered injuries when a ceiling partially collapsed at an event on I Street SE in Washington, D.C. on the night of August 16. The collapse occurred during a go-go music exhibition organized by the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities. According to fire officials, construction and the vibrations coming from the music...

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Defendants Trying to Pass the Buck on Liability in Wrongful Death Case

Defendants in a $50 million wrongful death lawsuit are fighting each other over liability in a 2004 steam explosion that killed two men on 17th Street in Northwest Washington, D.C.. After six years of disputes amongst the various defendants, including the federal government, the case is...

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