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Stories with person: Adrian Fenty
  • DC mayoral nominee can't breeze to victory 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 5:44 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Muriel Bowser's decisive victory in the District of Columbia's Democratic mayoral primary makes her the presumptive favorite to become the city's eighth mayor, but she can't expect to breeze through the general election like Democratic nominees have in four decades of mayoral elections.

  • Spate of corruption stains otherwise thriving DC 
    Updated: Mar-21-14 4:56 pm
  • WASHINGTON - Mayor Vincent Gray often calls the District of Columbia "the envy of the nation" for its robust economy and fast-growing population, but some say the local government he leads - plagued by corruption, pay-to-play politics and disengaged voters - is a stain on the city's progress.