After Michael Brown arrest, NBA star Kevin Durant is urged to get away from D.C. lotto operator Emmanuel Bailey. Jay-Z is also involved. [Times]

Gray campaign aide Thomas Gore wants probation for destroying evidence, apologizes for embarrassing District. [Post]

Losing the FBI will actually make the District money. [Housing Complex]

Natwar Gandhi: “It’s nothing short of a miracle that I survived the Harriette Walters scandal.”[Governing]

Sentencing today for man involved in Capitol Hill beating. [Post]

No one’s poisoning dogs in Logan Circle. [City Desk]