VIA WASHINGTON POST: Waves of swine flu and flulike illnesses are surging through Washington area schools, doubling the normal absence rate in several school systems and leaving some campuses with as many as one-fifth of students out sick. Although outbreaks linked to the H1N1 virus have shuttered hundreds of schools elsewhere in the nation, local […]

VIA MYFOXDC: WASHINGTON – Comedian and actor Bill Cosby was honored at the twelfth annual Mark Twain Prize for American Humor Monday night at the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. It was a star studded affair with the likes of Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock and Cosby’s television wife, Phylicia Rashad on hand to celebrate […]

Being a Skins fan is tough nowadays, but hopefully the home team will get it together in time for Monday Night Football against the Philadelphia Eagles. Listen to Chris Paul’s ode to the game in this week’s Washington Football Team Remix. From Chris Paul: This song is unlike any Washington Football Team Remix I’ve done […]

VIA WASHINGTON POST: The region’s unemployment rate edged up in September, mirroring the slowing but persistent rise in joblessness across the country, according to government data released Wednesday. In the District, the unemployment rate rose to 11.4 percent in September from 11.1 percent in August, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, driven by the […]

All weekend Majic 102.3 is honoring the Kings: Michael Jackson, the King of Pop, and R. Kelly, the King of R&B. Listen to Majic 102.3 all weekend long for your chance to win movie passes to see Michael Jackson in “This Is It” and tickets to see R. Kelly live in concert at Constitution Hall!

VIA WASHINGTON POST: Aba Kwawu vowed she’d buy only one or two classic pieces for work that would last her for years. So what was she doing recently at the cash register of a Washington boutique, credit card in hand, agonizing over whether to buy a flashy designer purse with faux snake trim? “I don’t […]

VIA MYFOXDC: WASHINGTON, D.C. – More Metro riders will soon be able to use their cell phones within the system. By midnight on Friday, riders who use AT&T, Sprint Nextel, and T-Mobile will join Verizon customers in having service at 20 of Metro’s busiest underground stations. They include: Ballston, Bethesda, Columbia Heights, Crystal City, Dupont […]

This morning George Parker, president of the Washington Teachers Union, appeared on FOX 5 to discuss the Washington, DC teacher layoffs and Michelle Rhee. Watch the video right here and share your comments on this volatile situation.

If you tuned in to Majic 102.3 today, then maybe you heard Queen Latifah live on the air with Olivia Fox or caught some of our exclusive live webcast right here on MyMajicDC.com. Check out this photo gallery of Latifah in action.

BeBe & CeCe Winans sat down to chat with Vaneese during their meet and greet in Washington, DC to chat about their brand new album, “Still.” See the gallery of photos right here.

Watch Queen Latifah live online while she’s live on the air with Olivia Fox this morning. Log on right here at MyMajicDC.com at 10 am! Free TV Show from Ustream

Tune in to the Olivia Fox show Friday morning at 1o am to hear Queen Latifah live on your radio as she chats it up with Olivia about her new projects. Listen on 102.3 FM or right here at MyMajicDC.com! Take a look at Queen Latifah “back in the day” with this Hip Hop classic: