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Big takedowns mark months of D.C. investigations

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The District government has always had scandals -- a crack-smoking mayor, an employee who embezzled tens of millions of dollars, cozy city contracts and the like. But in 2012, federal prosecutors have taken particular aim at a wide swath of the city's top leaders. The work of the feds, which is continuing, has already taken down two sitting members of the D.C. City Council, stained the mayor's...