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D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser (center), flanked by Police Chief Cathy Lanier (left) and ATF Special Agent in Charge Charlie Smith, pledged that investigators would find the person responsible for this "act of evil." Daron Dylon Wint, 34, was named as the prime suspect in the May 14 quadruple homicide. (Associated Press)

Suspect in family slaying sought in N.Y.

- The Washington Times

The man suspected of killing wealthy D.C. businessman Savvas Savopoulos, his wife, their young son and the family’s housekeeper previously worked for the man’s company and is thought to have fled to Brooklyn, police officials announced Thursday.

D.C.  Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier downplayed a recent ruling striking down part of the city's concealed carry gun law, saying she had seen few applications. (Associated Press)

D.C. police chief downplays ruling on concealed carry law

- The Washington Times

Citing the low number of concealed carry permit applications the District has received, D.C. Police Chief Cathy L. Lanier on Tuesday downplayed the effects of a federal court ruling that strikes down the city’s requirement gun owners demonstrate a “good reason” in order to receive the permits.

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Riders participate in the the annual Rolling Thunder 'Ride for Freedom' motorcycle rally, with the Lincoln Memorial in the background, in Washington, Sunday, May 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Molly Riley)

Rolling Thunder rides with pride into D.C.

- The Washington Times

Rolling Thunder has much more to offer than motorcycles on Memorial Day: The nonprofit group provides year-round aid to veterans and their families to help pay for meals, mortgages and other bills to prevent homelessness.

Football wives: Emma Dockery teams up to make a difference

- The Washington Times

Emma Dockery doesn't fit the mold for casting on reality shows like "Football Wives." She rolled up her sleeves and used her personal experiences growing up in a military family, being a wife to former Redskins guard Derrick Dockery and a mom to start Yellow Ribbons United, an organization that comes to the aid of members of the armed forces, their families and their children -- especially their children.

**FILE** (The Washington Times)

Pepco-Exelon merger approved by Md. commission

- The Washington Times

The Maryland Public Service Commission on Friday approved a $6.8 billion merger between Pepco and Exelon, pushing Chicago-based Exelon Corp. a step closer to becoming one of the nation's largest utility companies.