August 8, 2014
Wash, DC: From Murder Capital to Boomtown
Lewis & McKenna, BBC News
The Associated Press
A quarter of a century ago, Washington DC had a fearsome reputation for crack abuse and rampant gun violence - it was the "murder capital" of the US. But now, once-blighted neighbourhoods close to the centre of the capital are thriving.
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