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Love’s liquor license suspended for a whole lot of unpaid taxes. [Post]

Courtland Milloy: Howard University’s YardFest is a shame. [Post]

Chris Brown‘s uncle doubts that his nephew would have hit that guy in front of the W Hotel. [WJLA]

Nevertheless, Brown checks into rehab after his D.C. arrest. [Post]

Blues Alley temporarily closes for repairs, cancelling some shows. [Arts Desk]

Scandal star Kerry Washington is pregnant with her first child. [Us Weekly]

In a piece about deaf rappers, Spin profiles local deaf MC Prinz-D and fellow D.C.-area artists. [Spin]

Busboys & Poets owner Andy Shallal moves forward in his possible mayoral run. [Loose Lips]

George Clinton stops by D.C.’s Art and Drama Therapy Institute. [Post]

New D.C. memorial honors arson investigation dogs. [Post]

Killing Kennedy debuts at the Newseum. [My Fox DC]

Let book critic Michael Dirda teach you all about ghost stories at Politics & Prose. [Post]

Video-game nerds take over D.C. sites. [DCist]