Claritza Jimenez

D.C. sniper found guilty

A year after a chain of sniper shootings paralyzed the D.C. area, a Virginia jury found suspected sniper John Allen Muhammad guilty of capital murder Monday. The jury must now decide whether Muhammad will be sentenced to death or get life in prison. Muhammad, along with his teenage accomplice, Lee Boyd Malvo, allegedly participated in […]

Council considers D.C. ballot bill

Five Democratic presidential candidates who withdrew their names from the D.C. primary may find their names back on the ballot, with or without their consent. Members of the D.C. City Council are considering the introduction of legislation that would put the candidates’ names on the ballot regardless of their intention to stay out of the […]

Experts debate Africa’s fate

Post-Cold War civil wars and the increasing spread of AIDS are two major problems African countries still face. GW’s Organization for African Students co-sponsored a daylong conference Saturday to address these and other issues with the GW community and consider solutions to the continent’s problems. Instead of focusing on the negative, speakers at the first […]