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Bowser: Opening DC eateries ‘makes no sense’ when more people are dying | WTOP

“It makes no sense” to open up D.C. restaurants while people are still dying during the COVID-19 pandemic, Mayor Muriel Bowser said Friday. Read full article: Bowser: Opening DC eateries ‘makes no se...→

Bowser: Opening DC eateries ‘makes no sense’ when more people are dying | WTOP

“It makes no sense” to open up D.C. restaurants while people are still dying during the COVID-19 pandemic, Mayor Muriel Bowser said Friday. Read full article: Bowser: Opening DC eateries ‘makes no se...→

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham condemned attempts by protesters to tear down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square Monda [...] Read full article: DC police chief condemns bid to tear dow...→

DC police seek people accused of destruction of property, burglary during protests | WTOP

Police in D.C. are looking for several people who they said participated in destruction of property and burglaries over a period of three days. Read full article: DC police seek people accused of destruc...→

D.C. Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Term 'Vicious Dogs' Intentionally as 'Triggering Moment' for Black People

D.C. Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Term 'Vicious Dogs' Intentionally as 'Triggering Moment' for Black People

Wednesday on MSNBC, Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser accused President Donald Trump of intentionally using the term "vicious dogs" to cause a "triggering m [...] Read full article: D.C. Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Term 'Vici...→

Mayor Muriel Bowser joins protesters: ‘We all should be watching what’s happening in Washington, DC’

Mayor Muriel Bowser joins protesters: ‘We all should be watching what’s happening in Washington, DC’

(CNN) — One day after Washington, DC, Mayor Muriel Bowser requested President Donald Trump remove additional law enforcement and out-of-city National Guard, sh [...] Read full article: Mayor Muriel Bowser joins protesters: ‘W...→

DC Mayor Bowser unveils 'Black Lives Matter Plaza' near White House

DC Mayor Bowser unveils 'Black Lives Matter Plaza' near White House

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on Friday unveiled the newly minted "Black Lives Matter Plaza" near the White House in an apparent tribute to the protester [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser unveils 'Black Lives Mat...→

‘Feels like opening a new restaurant’: DC-area restaurant gets ready for Phase 1

A D.C. restaurateur is getting ready to receive customers at an outdoor dining setting, as most of the region move into their Phase One reopenings. Read full article: ‘Feels like opening a new restaurant’: D...→

Newt Gingrich: Biden Fighting Trump on Economy Makes No Sense

Newt Gingrich: Biden Fighting Trump on Economy Makes No Sense

If Joe Biden wants to fight President Donald Trump over the economy and its troubles as a result of the coronavirus response, he has "gone down an alley that m [...] Read full article: Newt Gingrich: Biden Fighting Trump on E...→

DC ‘Back on Track’ After Reopening Setback; Northern Virginia Makes Progress

DC ‘Back on Track’ After Reopening Setback; Northern Virginia Makes Progress

Memorial Day weekend is usually the start of summer travel season, and warm, partly sunny weather has made plenty of D.C.-area residents eager to have their st [...] Read full article: DC ‘Back on Track’ After Reopening Setba...→

Nassau County executive: 'It makes sense' to restrict county beach to residents only

Nassau County executive: 'It makes sense' to restrict county beach to residents only

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Coronavirus update: Bowser details budget amid pandemic; DC Council to vote on emergency bill | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser detailed some aspects of her 2021 budget. Here’s the latest on the COVID-19 response in the District. Read full article: Coronavirus update: Bowser details budge...→

With people at home due to the coronavirus crisis, wildlife roams farther into DC | WTOP

With fewer people out and about due to the stay-at-home order in D.C., animals are taking advantage of the extra elbow room. You might see a turkey walking dow [...] Read full article: With people at home due to the coronavir...→

Bill Belichick As Coach Of The Year Favorite Makes A Whole Lot Of Sense

Bill Belichick As Coach Of The Year Favorite Makes A Whole Lot Of Sense

Bill Belichick has only won the AP NFL Coach of the Year Award three times. He has not won it in a decade. That very well could change in 2020. At least, that' [...] Read full article: Bill Belichick As Coach Of The Year Favo...→

DC Mayor Bowser: New hospitals part of an emphasis on equity | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser provided more details Thursday about two new hospitals and several other medical centers that will open in the coming years. Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser: New hospitals part of a...→

DC United kickoff workout challenge with Bowser | WTOP

DC United kickoff workout challenge with Bowser | WTOP

D.C. United has partnered with D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser to create a workout at home fitness challenge. Read full article: DC United kickoff workout challenge with...→

Bowser urges caution as DC enters Phase Two of reopening | WTOP

With D.C. entering its Phase Two reopening plans on Monday, Mayor Muriel Bowser said residents should still be cautious of the coronavirus. Read full article: Bowser urges caution as DC enters Phase ...→

Bowser: DC Phase Two coronavirus reopening could start Monday | WTOP

Bowser: DC Phase Two coronavirus reopening could start Monday | WTOP

The District is on the right track for the Phase Two coronavirus reopening, Mayor Muriel Bowser said Wednesday, but officials are exercising caution. Read full article: Bowser: DC Phase Two coronavirus reopeni...→

DC Mayor Bowser calls for Redskins name change | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser restated her desire for Washington Redskins football team to return back to the District but under a new name. Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser calls for Redskins name ...→

DC Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Military Force for 'Political Stunt'

DC Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Military Force for 'Political Stunt'

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser said on Monday that President Donald Trump used American military forces in a “political stunt” when he ordered the U. [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Military For...→

Maryland Sheriff: DC Mayor Muriel Bowser is wrong to push back against Trump's troops

Maryland Sheriff: DC Mayor Muriel Bowser is wrong to push back against Trump's troops

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DC Mayor Bowser: Trump's Tweets 'Meant to Hearken to the Segregationist Past of Our Country'

DC Mayor Bowser: Trump's Tweets 'Meant to Hearken to the Segregationist Past of Our Country'

Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press" Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser accused President Donald Trump of attempting to "hearken to the segregationist past of our [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser: Trump's Tweets 'Meant t...→

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that she would be signing an order Wednesday to lift the district’s stay-at-home order beginning Friday.  Read full article: DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay a...→

Trump Organization makes more cuts, permanently lays off 250 people at Doral resort

Trump Organization makes more cuts, permanently lays off 250 people at Doral resort

At least 250 of the 560 Trump National Doral Miami resort employees who were furloughed in March were permanently laid off in May, the Trump Organization said [...] Read full article: Trump Organization makes more cuts, perm...→

Watch: Donald Trump Makes Announcement on Opening Churches During Coronavirus

Watch: Donald Trump Makes Announcement on Opening Churches During Coronavirus

President Donald Trump on Friday will detail guidelines for reopening churches at a press conference at the White house. Read full article: Watch: Donald Trump Makes Announcement o...→

Dr. David Samadi: Why Trump's Use Hydroxychloroquine Makes Sense

Dr. David Samadi: Why Trump's Use Hydroxychloroquine Makes Sense

He's the most powerful man in the world and has the right to make this decision between him and his doctor. Read full article: Dr. David Samadi: Why Trump's Use Hydrox...→

DC Council members urge Bowser to close or narrow roads to promote social distancing | WTOP

Should D.C. roads be narrowed or closed to promote social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic? Some city leaders think so. Read full article: DC Council members urge Bowser to close ...→

Bowser will continue methodical approach to DC reopening | WTOP

“We have to be smart; we have to follow the science. We have to get ready to reopen,” D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser told WTOP on Tuesday. Read full article: Bowser will continue methodical approach...→

Coronavirus update: DC eyes capping food delivery app commissions at 15% to help eateries | WTOP

Third-party food delivery apps like Grubhub and Uber Eats could see their commissions capped at 15%, D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson said Monday. Read full article: Coronavirus update: DC eyes capping food...→

Lawsuit Says Florida Makes It Needlessly Hard for Many People to Vote

Lawsuit Says Florida Makes It Needlessly Hard for Many People to Vote

The plaintiffs cited a recent study finding Hispanic and black voters were twice as likely to have their ballots rejected. Read full article: Lawsuit Says Florida Makes It Needlessly...→

DC police and fire units rescue 3 groups of people trapped by rising waters on the Potomac River | WTOP

Several groups of people escaped a treacherous situation on the Potomac River with help from D.C. Fire and EMS and police on Saturday when surging waters cut t [...] Read full article: DC police and fire units rescue 3 groups...→

Data Shows Black People Stopped at Disproportionately High Rate in DC

Data Shows Black People Stopped at Disproportionately High Rate in DC

The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington, D.C., says police data shows the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) may be violating the constitutional rig [...] Read full article: Data Shows Black People Stopped at Dispr...→

DC area has lowest number of people experiencing homelessness since 2001 | WTOP

The number of people experiencing homelessness in the D.C. area is the lowest since the region started keeping track in 2001. Read full article: DC area has lowest number of people expe...→

Bowser, DC Council respond to calls to defund police | WTOP

Bowser, DC Council respond to calls to defund police | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser responded to criticisms and calls to defund the police that have been made by protesters marching through the District. Read full article: Bowser, DC Council respond to calls to d...→

Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor asks Trump to withdraw non-DC troops | WTOP

Mayor Muriel Bowser is giving updates amid ongoing D.C. protests in the aftermath of George Floyd’s police-custody death. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor ...→

DC Mayor Bowser vows to 'push back' on federal presence in wake of George Floyd unrest

DC Mayor Bowser vows to 'push back' on federal presence in wake of George Floyd unrest

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser made it clear Wednesday that the Metropolitan Police report to her, and that she does not believe additional National Guard [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser vows to 'push back' on f...→

Mayor Bowser Addresses Protests in DC Over George Floyd’s Death

Mayor Bowser Addresses Protests in DC Over George Floyd’s Death

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser will address the district in response to the protests held in front of the White House Friday night over the death of George Floyd. Bo [...] Read full article: Mayor Bowser Addresses Protests in DC Ov...→

DC to begin reopening Friday; Bowser lifting stay-at-home order | WTOP

D.C.’s stay-at-home order ends on Friday, May 29. Businesses will begin reopening now that there has been a 14-day decline in community spread of coronavirus. Read full article: DC to begin reopening Friday; Bowser lif...→

Bowser: DC ‘back on track’ for possible reopening | WTOP

After seeing a setback this weekend with an increase in coronavirus cases, DC is trending downward again, which could lead to the area reopening by the end of [...] Read full article: Bowser: DC ‘back on track’ for possible ...→

KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

Former Deputy National Security Adviser KT McFarland reacted on Tuesday to a newly declassified email that President Obama’s national security adviser Susan Ri [...] Read full article: KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' ...→

Multiple People Injured in Shooting, Stabbing in Southeast DC

Multiple People Injured in Shooting, Stabbing in Southeast DC

Police say they responded to a shooting Friday night followed by a stabbing on the 4200 block of 6th Street SE. At 10:05 p.m. MPD said they arrived at the scen [...] Read full article: Multiple People Injured in Shooting, Sta...→

Virginia governor to delay re-opening northern parts of state, near DC, for two weeks

Virginia governor to delay re-opening northern parts of state, near DC, for two weeks

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Tuesday he will delay reopening northern parts of his state, the population-dense suburbs of Washington, D.C., until May [...] Read full article: Virginia governor to delay re-opening no...→

Trump leaves DC for a trip to slowly re-opening Arizona

Trump leaves DC for a trip to slowly re-opening Arizona

The trip was expected to be a marker of Trump’s return to a regular travel schedule, as he hopes the nation, too, will begin to emerge from seven weeks of viru [...] Read full article: Trump leaves DC for a trip to slowly re-...→

Permanent geographic realignment of MLB makes sense

Permanent geographic realignment of MLB makes sense

For as long as I can remember, it has struck me as silly that the Angels and Dodgers, the Cubs and White Sox, the Mets and Yankees, play in different leagues. Read full article: Permanent geographic realignment of MLB ...→

Task Force Lays Out Plan Including Theme Parks Opening With Less People Allowed Inside

Task Force Lays Out Plan Including Theme Parks Opening With Less People Allowed Inside

Officials say Florida’s biggest theme parks could look a whole lot different when they eventually reopen from the current coronavirus pandemic. The Orange Coun [...] Read full article: Task Force Lays Out Plan Including Theme...→

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham condemned attempts by protesters to tear down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square Monda [...] Read full article: DC police chief condemns bid to tear dow...→

DC police and fire units rescue 3 groups of people trapped by rising waters on the Potomac River | WTOP

Several groups of people escaped a treacherous situation on the Potomac River with help from D.C. Fire and EMS and police on Saturday when surging waters cut t [...] Read full article: DC police and fire units rescue 3 groups...→

Bowser: DC Phase Two coronavirus reopening could start Monday | WTOP

Bowser: DC Phase Two coronavirus reopening could start Monday | WTOP

The District is on the right track for the Phase Two coronavirus reopening, Mayor Muriel Bowser said Wednesday, but officials are exercising caution. Read full article: Bowser: DC Phase Two coronavirus reopeni...→

DC police seek people accused of destruction of property, burglary during protests | WTOP

Police in D.C. are looking for several people who they said participated in destruction of property and burglaries over a period of three days. Read full article: DC police seek people accused of destruc...→

DC area has lowest number of people experiencing homelessness since 2001 | WTOP

The number of people experiencing homelessness in the D.C. area is the lowest since the region started keeping track in 2001. Read full article: DC area has lowest number of people expe...→

DC Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Military Force for 'Political Stunt'

DC Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Military Force for 'Political Stunt'

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser said on Monday that President Donald Trump used American military forces in a “political stunt” when he ordered the U. [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Military For...→

Mayor Muriel Bowser joins protesters: ‘We all should be watching what’s happening in Washington, DC’

Mayor Muriel Bowser joins protesters: ‘We all should be watching what’s happening in Washington, DC’

(CNN) — One day after Washington, DC, Mayor Muriel Bowser requested President Donald Trump remove additional law enforcement and out-of-city National Guard, sh [...] Read full article: Mayor Muriel Bowser joins protesters: ‘W...→

Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor asks Trump to withdraw non-DC troops | WTOP

Mayor Muriel Bowser is giving updates amid ongoing D.C. protests in the aftermath of George Floyd’s police-custody death. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor ...→

Mayor Bowser Addresses Protests in DC Over George Floyd’s Death

Mayor Bowser Addresses Protests in DC Over George Floyd’s Death

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser will address the district in response to the protests held in front of the White House Friday night over the death of George Floyd. Bo [...] Read full article: Mayor Bowser Addresses Protests in DC Ov...→

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that she would be signing an order Wednesday to lift the district’s stay-at-home order beginning Friday.  Read full article: DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay a...→

Newt Gingrich: Biden Fighting Trump on Economy Makes No Sense

Newt Gingrich: Biden Fighting Trump on Economy Makes No Sense

If Joe Biden wants to fight President Donald Trump over the economy and its troubles as a result of the coronavirus response, he has "gone down an alley that m [...] Read full article: Newt Gingrich: Biden Fighting Trump on E...→

Bowser: DC ‘back on track’ for possible reopening | WTOP

After seeing a setback this weekend with an increase in coronavirus cases, DC is trending downward again, which could lead to the area reopening by the end of [...] Read full article: Bowser: DC ‘back on track’ for possible ...→

Watch: Donald Trump Makes Announcement on Opening Churches During Coronavirus

Watch: Donald Trump Makes Announcement on Opening Churches During Coronavirus

President Donald Trump on Friday will detail guidelines for reopening churches at a press conference at the White house. Read full article: Watch: Donald Trump Makes Announcement o...→

Nassau County executive: 'It makes sense' to restrict county beach to residents only

Nassau County executive: 'It makes sense' to restrict county beach to residents only

As New York City beaches remain closed for Memorial Day weekend amid the COVID-19 pandemic, neighboring counties worry that the influx of people going to their [...] Read full article: Nassau County executive: 'It makes sense...→

DC Council members urge Bowser to close or narrow roads to promote social distancing | WTOP

Should D.C. roads be narrowed or closed to promote social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic? Some city leaders think so. Read full article: DC Council members urge Bowser to close ...→

Virginia governor to delay re-opening northern parts of state, near DC, for two weeks

Virginia governor to delay re-opening northern parts of state, near DC, for two weeks

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Tuesday he will delay reopening northern parts of his state, the population-dense suburbs of Washington, D.C., until May [...] Read full article: Virginia governor to delay re-opening no...→

Bill Belichick As Coach Of The Year Favorite Makes A Whole Lot Of Sense

Bill Belichick As Coach Of The Year Favorite Makes A Whole Lot Of Sense

Bill Belichick has only won the AP NFL Coach of the Year Award three times. He has not won it in a decade. That very well could change in 2020. At least, that' [...] Read full article: Bill Belichick As Coach Of The Year Favo...→

Permanent geographic realignment of MLB makes sense

Permanent geographic realignment of MLB makes sense

For as long as I can remember, it has struck me as silly that the Angels and Dodgers, the Cubs and White Sox, the Mets and Yankees, play in different leagues. Read full article: Permanent geographic realignment of MLB ...→

Lawsuit Says Florida Makes It Needlessly Hard for Many People to Vote

Lawsuit Says Florida Makes It Needlessly Hard for Many People to Vote

The plaintiffs cited a recent study finding Hispanic and black voters were twice as likely to have their ballots rejected. Read full article: Lawsuit Says Florida Makes It Needlessly...→

DC United kickoff workout challenge with Bowser | WTOP

DC United kickoff workout challenge with Bowser | WTOP

D.C. United has partnered with D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser to create a workout at home fitness challenge. Read full article: DC United kickoff workout challenge with...→

Bowser urges caution as DC enters Phase Two of reopening | WTOP

With D.C. entering its Phase Two reopening plans on Monday, Mayor Muriel Bowser said residents should still be cautious of the coronavirus. Read full article: Bowser urges caution as DC enters Phase ...→

Data Shows Black People Stopped at Disproportionately High Rate in DC

Data Shows Black People Stopped at Disproportionately High Rate in DC

The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington, D.C., says police data shows the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) may be violating the constitutional rig [...] Read full article: Data Shows Black People Stopped at Dispr...→

DC Mayor Bowser calls for Redskins name change | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser restated her desire for Washington Redskins football team to return back to the District but under a new name. Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser calls for Redskins name ...→

D.C. Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Term 'Vicious Dogs' Intentionally as 'Triggering Moment' for Black People

D.C. Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Term 'Vicious Dogs' Intentionally as 'Triggering Moment' for Black People

Wednesday on MSNBC, Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser accused President Donald Trump of intentionally using the term "vicious dogs" to cause a "triggering m [...] Read full article: D.C. Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Term 'Vici...→

Bowser, DC Council respond to calls to defund police | WTOP

Bowser, DC Council respond to calls to defund police | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser responded to criticisms and calls to defund the police that have been made by protesters marching through the District. Read full article: Bowser, DC Council respond to calls to d...→

Maryland Sheriff: DC Mayor Muriel Bowser is wrong to push back against Trump's troops

Maryland Sheriff: DC Mayor Muriel Bowser is wrong to push back against Trump's troops

The decision to evict National Guardsmen and Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser's call on President Trump to withdraw federal law enforcement amid massive pro [...] Read full article: Maryland Sheriff: DC Mayor Muriel Bowser...→

DC Mayor Bowser unveils 'Black Lives Matter Plaza' near White House

DC Mayor Bowser unveils 'Black Lives Matter Plaza' near White House

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on Friday unveiled the newly minted "Black Lives Matter Plaza" near the White House in an apparent tribute to the protester [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser unveils 'Black Lives Mat...→

DC Mayor Bowser vows to 'push back' on federal presence in wake of George Floyd unrest

DC Mayor Bowser vows to 'push back' on federal presence in wake of George Floyd unrest

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser made it clear Wednesday that the Metropolitan Police report to her, and that she does not believe additional National Guard [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser vows to 'push back' on f...→

DC Mayor Bowser: Trump's Tweets 'Meant to Hearken to the Segregationist Past of Our Country'

DC Mayor Bowser: Trump's Tweets 'Meant to Hearken to the Segregationist Past of Our Country'

Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press" Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser accused President Donald Trump of attempting to "hearken to the segregationist past of our [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser: Trump's Tweets 'Meant t...→

‘Feels like opening a new restaurant’: DC-area restaurant gets ready for Phase 1

A D.C. restaurateur is getting ready to receive customers at an outdoor dining setting, as most of the region move into their Phase One reopenings. Read full article: ‘Feels like opening a new restaurant’: D...→

DC to begin reopening Friday; Bowser lifting stay-at-home order | WTOP

D.C.’s stay-at-home order ends on Friday, May 29. Businesses will begin reopening now that there has been a 14-day decline in community spread of coronavirus. Read full article: DC to begin reopening Friday; Bowser lif...→

Trump Organization makes more cuts, permanently lays off 250 people at Doral resort

Trump Organization makes more cuts, permanently lays off 250 people at Doral resort

At least 250 of the 560 Trump National Doral Miami resort employees who were furloughed in March were permanently laid off in May, the Trump Organization said [...] Read full article: Trump Organization makes more cuts, perm...→

DC ‘Back on Track’ After Reopening Setback; Northern Virginia Makes Progress

DC ‘Back on Track’ After Reopening Setback; Northern Virginia Makes Progress

Memorial Day weekend is usually the start of summer travel season, and warm, partly sunny weather has made plenty of D.C.-area residents eager to have their st [...] Read full article: DC ‘Back on Track’ After Reopening Setba...→

KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

Former Deputy National Security Adviser KT McFarland reacted on Tuesday to a newly declassified email that President Obama’s national security adviser Susan Ri [...] Read full article: KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' ...→

Dr. David Samadi: Why Trump's Use Hydroxychloroquine Makes Sense

Dr. David Samadi: Why Trump's Use Hydroxychloroquine Makes Sense

He's the most powerful man in the world and has the right to make this decision between him and his doctor. Read full article: Dr. David Samadi: Why Trump's Use Hydrox...→

Coronavirus update: Bowser details budget amid pandemic; DC Council to vote on emergency bill | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser detailed some aspects of her 2021 budget. Here’s the latest on the COVID-19 response in the District. Read full article: Coronavirus update: Bowser details budge...→

Multiple People Injured in Shooting, Stabbing in Southeast DC

Multiple People Injured in Shooting, Stabbing in Southeast DC

Police say they responded to a shooting Friday night followed by a stabbing on the 4200 block of 6th Street SE. At 10:05 p.m. MPD said they arrived at the scen [...] Read full article: Multiple People Injured in Shooting, Sta...→

Bowser will continue methodical approach to DC reopening | WTOP

“We have to be smart; we have to follow the science. We have to get ready to reopen,” D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser told WTOP on Tuesday. Read full article: Bowser will continue methodical approach...→

With people at home due to the coronavirus crisis, wildlife roams farther into DC | WTOP

With fewer people out and about due to the stay-at-home order in D.C., animals are taking advantage of the extra elbow room. You might see a turkey walking dow [...] Read full article: With people at home due to the coronavir...→

Trump leaves DC for a trip to slowly re-opening Arizona

Trump leaves DC for a trip to slowly re-opening Arizona

The trip was expected to be a marker of Trump’s return to a regular travel schedule, as he hopes the nation, too, will begin to emerge from seven weeks of viru [...] Read full article: Trump leaves DC for a trip to slowly re-...→

Coronavirus update: DC eyes capping food delivery app commissions at 15% to help eateries | WTOP

Third-party food delivery apps like Grubhub and Uber Eats could see their commissions capped at 15%, D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson said Monday. Read full article: Coronavirus update: DC eyes capping food...→

DC Mayor Bowser: New hospitals part of an emphasis on equity | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser provided more details Thursday about two new hospitals and several other medical centers that will open in the coming years. Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser: New hospitals part of a...→

Task Force Lays Out Plan Including Theme Parks Opening With Less People Allowed Inside

Task Force Lays Out Plan Including Theme Parks Opening With Less People Allowed Inside

Officials say Florida’s biggest theme parks could look a whole lot different when they eventually reopen from the current coronavirus pandemic. The Orange Coun [...] Read full article: Task Force Lays Out Plan Including Theme...→

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

DC police chief condemns bid to tear down Jackson statue: 'We can't tolerate people destroying property'

District of Columbia Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham condemned attempts by protesters to tear down a statue of Andrew Jackson in Lafayette Square Monda [...] Read full article: DC police chief condemns bid to tear dow...→

Bowser urges caution as DC enters Phase Two of reopening | WTOP

With D.C. entering its Phase Two reopening plans on Monday, Mayor Muriel Bowser said residents should still be cautious of the coronavirus. Read full article: Bowser urges caution as DC enters Phase ...→

DC police and fire units rescue 3 groups of people trapped by rising waters on the Potomac River | WTOP

Several groups of people escaped a treacherous situation on the Potomac River with help from D.C. Fire and EMS and police on Saturday when surging waters cut t [...] Read full article: DC police and fire units rescue 3 groups...→

Bowser: DC Phase Two coronavirus reopening could start Monday | WTOP

Bowser: DC Phase Two coronavirus reopening could start Monday | WTOP

The District is on the right track for the Phase Two coronavirus reopening, Mayor Muriel Bowser said Wednesday, but officials are exercising caution. Read full article: Bowser: DC Phase Two coronavirus reopeni...→

Data Shows Black People Stopped at Disproportionately High Rate in DC

Data Shows Black People Stopped at Disproportionately High Rate in DC

The American Civil Liberties Union of Washington, D.C., says police data shows the Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) may be violating the constitutional rig [...] Read full article: Data Shows Black People Stopped at Dispr...→

DC police seek people accused of destruction of property, burglary during protests | WTOP

Police in D.C. are looking for several people who they said participated in destruction of property and burglaries over a period of three days. Read full article: DC police seek people accused of destruc...→

DC Mayor Bowser calls for Redskins name change | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser restated her desire for Washington Redskins football team to return back to the District but under a new name. Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser calls for Redskins name ...→

DC area has lowest number of people experiencing homelessness since 2001 | WTOP

The number of people experiencing homelessness in the D.C. area is the lowest since the region started keeping track in 2001. Read full article: DC area has lowest number of people expe...→

D.C. Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Term 'Vicious Dogs' Intentionally as 'Triggering Moment' for Black People

D.C. Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Term 'Vicious Dogs' Intentionally as 'Triggering Moment' for Black People

Wednesday on MSNBC, Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser accused President Donald Trump of intentionally using the term "vicious dogs" to cause a "triggering m [...] Read full article: D.C. Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Term 'Vici...→

DC Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Military Force for 'Political Stunt'

DC Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Military Force for 'Political Stunt'

District of Columbia Mayor Muriel Bowser said on Monday that President Donald Trump used American military forces in a “political stunt” when he ordered the U. [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser: Trump Used Military For...→

Bowser, DC Council respond to calls to defund police | WTOP

Bowser, DC Council respond to calls to defund police | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser responded to criticisms and calls to defund the police that have been made by protesters marching through the District. Read full article: Bowser, DC Council respond to calls to d...→

Mayor Muriel Bowser joins protesters: ‘We all should be watching what’s happening in Washington, DC’

Mayor Muriel Bowser joins protesters: ‘We all should be watching what’s happening in Washington, DC’

(CNN) — One day after Washington, DC, Mayor Muriel Bowser requested President Donald Trump remove additional law enforcement and out-of-city National Guard, sh [...] Read full article: Mayor Muriel Bowser joins protesters: ‘W...→

Maryland Sheriff: DC Mayor Muriel Bowser is wrong to push back against Trump's troops

Maryland Sheriff: DC Mayor Muriel Bowser is wrong to push back against Trump's troops

The decision to evict National Guardsmen and Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser's call on President Trump to withdraw federal law enforcement amid massive pro [...] Read full article: Maryland Sheriff: DC Mayor Muriel Bowser...→

Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor asks Trump to withdraw non-DC troops | WTOP

Mayor Muriel Bowser is giving updates amid ongoing D.C. protests in the aftermath of George Floyd’s police-custody death. Here’s the latest. Read full article: Bowser, feds continue to clash as mayor ...→

DC Mayor Bowser unveils 'Black Lives Matter Plaza' near White House

DC Mayor Bowser unveils 'Black Lives Matter Plaza' near White House

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on Friday unveiled the newly minted "Black Lives Matter Plaza" near the White House in an apparent tribute to the protester [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser unveils 'Black Lives Mat...→

DC Mayor Bowser vows to 'push back' on federal presence in wake of George Floyd unrest

DC Mayor Bowser vows to 'push back' on federal presence in wake of George Floyd unrest

Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser made it clear Wednesday that the Metropolitan Police report to her, and that she does not believe additional National Guard [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser vows to 'push back' on f...→

DC Mayor Bowser: Trump's Tweets 'Meant to Hearken to the Segregationist Past of Our Country'

DC Mayor Bowser: Trump's Tweets 'Meant to Hearken to the Segregationist Past of Our Country'

Sunday on NBC's "Meet the Press" Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser accused President Donald Trump of attempting to "hearken to the segregationist past of our [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser: Trump's Tweets 'Meant t...→

Mayor Bowser Addresses Protests in DC Over George Floyd’s Death

Mayor Bowser Addresses Protests in DC Over George Floyd’s Death

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser will address the district in response to the protests held in front of the White House Friday night over the death of George Floyd. Bo [...] Read full article: Mayor Bowser Addresses Protests in DC Ov...→

‘Feels like opening a new restaurant’: DC-area restaurant gets ready for Phase 1

A D.C. restaurateur is getting ready to receive customers at an outdoor dining setting, as most of the region move into their Phase One reopenings. Read full article: ‘Feels like opening a new restaurant’: D...→

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay at home order, starting Friday

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced that she would be signing an order Wednesday to lift the district’s stay-at-home order beginning Friday.  Read full article: DC mayor Bowser lifts coronavirus stay a...→

DC to begin reopening Friday; Bowser lifting stay-at-home order | WTOP

D.C.’s stay-at-home order ends on Friday, May 29. Businesses will begin reopening now that there has been a 14-day decline in community spread of coronavirus. Read full article: DC to begin reopening Friday; Bowser lif...→

Newt Gingrich: Biden Fighting Trump on Economy Makes No Sense

Newt Gingrich: Biden Fighting Trump on Economy Makes No Sense

If Joe Biden wants to fight President Donald Trump over the economy and its troubles as a result of the coronavirus response, he has "gone down an alley that m [...] Read full article: Newt Gingrich: Biden Fighting Trump on E...→

Trump Organization makes more cuts, permanently lays off 250 people at Doral resort

Trump Organization makes more cuts, permanently lays off 250 people at Doral resort

At least 250 of the 560 Trump National Doral Miami resort employees who were furloughed in March were permanently laid off in May, the Trump Organization said [...] Read full article: Trump Organization makes more cuts, perm...→

Bowser: DC ‘back on track’ for possible reopening | WTOP

After seeing a setback this weekend with an increase in coronavirus cases, DC is trending downward again, which could lead to the area reopening by the end of [...] Read full article: Bowser: DC ‘back on track’ for possible ...→

DC ‘Back on Track’ After Reopening Setback; Northern Virginia Makes Progress

DC ‘Back on Track’ After Reopening Setback; Northern Virginia Makes Progress

Memorial Day weekend is usually the start of summer travel season, and warm, partly sunny weather has made plenty of D.C.-area residents eager to have their st [...] Read full article: DC ‘Back on Track’ After Reopening Setba...→

Watch: Donald Trump Makes Announcement on Opening Churches During Coronavirus

Watch: Donald Trump Makes Announcement on Opening Churches During Coronavirus

President Donald Trump on Friday will detail guidelines for reopening churches at a press conference at the White house. Read full article: Watch: Donald Trump Makes Announcement o...→

KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' about the Susan Rice email to herself

Former Deputy National Security Adviser KT McFarland reacted on Tuesday to a newly declassified email that President Obama’s national security adviser Susan Ri [...] Read full article: KT McFarland: Why 'nothing makes sense' ...→

Nassau County executive: 'It makes sense' to restrict county beach to residents only

Nassau County executive: 'It makes sense' to restrict county beach to residents only

As New York City beaches remain closed for Memorial Day weekend amid the COVID-19 pandemic, neighboring counties worry that the influx of people going to their [...] Read full article: Nassau County executive: 'It makes sense...→

Dr. David Samadi: Why Trump's Use Hydroxychloroquine Makes Sense

Dr. David Samadi: Why Trump's Use Hydroxychloroquine Makes Sense

He's the most powerful man in the world and has the right to make this decision between him and his doctor. Read full article: Dr. David Samadi: Why Trump's Use Hydrox...→

Coronavirus update: Bowser details budget amid pandemic; DC Council to vote on emergency bill | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser detailed some aspects of her 2021 budget. Here’s the latest on the COVID-19 response in the District. Read full article: Coronavirus update: Bowser details budge...→

DC Council members urge Bowser to close or narrow roads to promote social distancing | WTOP

Should D.C. roads be narrowed or closed to promote social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic? Some city leaders think so. Read full article: DC Council members urge Bowser to close ...→

Multiple People Injured in Shooting, Stabbing in Southeast DC

Multiple People Injured in Shooting, Stabbing in Southeast DC

Police say they responded to a shooting Friday night followed by a stabbing on the 4200 block of 6th Street SE. At 10:05 p.m. MPD said they arrived at the scen [...] Read full article: Multiple People Injured in Shooting, Sta...→

Bowser will continue methodical approach to DC reopening | WTOP

“We have to be smart; we have to follow the science. We have to get ready to reopen,” D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser told WTOP on Tuesday. Read full article: Bowser will continue methodical approach...→

Virginia governor to delay re-opening northern parts of state, near DC, for two weeks

Virginia governor to delay re-opening northern parts of state, near DC, for two weeks

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced Tuesday he will delay reopening northern parts of his state, the population-dense suburbs of Washington, D.C., until May [...] Read full article: Virginia governor to delay re-opening no...→

With people at home due to the coronavirus crisis, wildlife roams farther into DC | WTOP

With fewer people out and about due to the stay-at-home order in D.C., animals are taking advantage of the extra elbow room. You might see a turkey walking dow [...] Read full article: With people at home due to the coronavir...→

Trump leaves DC for a trip to slowly re-opening Arizona

Trump leaves DC for a trip to slowly re-opening Arizona

The trip was expected to be a marker of Trump’s return to a regular travel schedule, as he hopes the nation, too, will begin to emerge from seven weeks of viru [...] Read full article: Trump leaves DC for a trip to slowly re-...→

Bill Belichick As Coach Of The Year Favorite Makes A Whole Lot Of Sense

Bill Belichick As Coach Of The Year Favorite Makes A Whole Lot Of Sense

Bill Belichick has only won the AP NFL Coach of the Year Award three times. He has not won it in a decade. That very well could change in 2020. At least, that' [...] Read full article: Bill Belichick As Coach Of The Year Favo...→

Coronavirus update: DC eyes capping food delivery app commissions at 15% to help eateries | WTOP

Third-party food delivery apps like Grubhub and Uber Eats could see their commissions capped at 15%, D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson said Monday. Read full article: Coronavirus update: DC eyes capping food...→

Permanent geographic realignment of MLB makes sense

Permanent geographic realignment of MLB makes sense

For as long as I can remember, it has struck me as silly that the Angels and Dodgers, the Cubs and White Sox, the Mets and Yankees, play in different leagues. Read full article: Permanent geographic realignment of MLB ...→

DC Mayor Bowser: New hospitals part of an emphasis on equity | WTOP

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser provided more details Thursday about two new hospitals and several other medical centers that will open in the coming years. Read full article: DC Mayor Bowser: New hospitals part of a...→

Lawsuit Says Florida Makes It Needlessly Hard for Many People to Vote

Lawsuit Says Florida Makes It Needlessly Hard for Many People to Vote

The plaintiffs cited a recent study finding Hispanic and black voters were twice as likely to have their ballots rejected. Read full article: Lawsuit Says Florida Makes It Needlessly...→

Task Force Lays Out Plan Including Theme Parks Opening With Less People Allowed Inside

Task Force Lays Out Plan Including Theme Parks Opening With Less People Allowed Inside

Officials say Florida’s biggest theme parks could look a whole lot different when they eventually reopen from the current coronavirus pandemic. The Orange Coun [...] Read full article: Task Force Lays Out Plan Including Theme...→

DC United kickoff workout challenge with Bowser | WTOP

DC United kickoff workout challenge with Bowser | WTOP

D.C. United has partnered with D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser to create a workout at home fitness challenge. Read full article: DC United kickoff workout challenge with...→