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News Minute: Here is the latest D.C. news from The Associated Press

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WASHINGTON (AP) - After a brief postponement, singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge is scheduled to begin in Washington. Brown's trial had been set for Monday but was delayed while lawyers tried to work out whether his bodyguard will testify. It's unclear whether the trial will start today or if further legal maneuvering will delay it.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Federal prosecutors say a corrections officer at a Washington jail has been charged with smuggling a cellphone to an inmate for money. Fifty-one-year-old Darren Malry, an officer at the Correctional Treatment Facility, was arrested Monday and charged with bribery.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Prosecutors say a 34-year-old Maryland woman has pleaded guilty to stealing more than $144,000 from an education nonprofit organization in Washington, D.C., where she worked in accounting. Tabitha Harley-Williams of Upper Marlboro, Md., pleaded guilty yesterday to interstate transportation of stolen property in U.S. District Court.

WASHINGTON (AP) - Architects and library officials want to hear from the public about what they would like to see in a major renovation of the central Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library in downtown Washington. The library holds a public meeting at 5:50 tomorrow afternoon at the central library.

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