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DC, Nearby Maryland Counties Expected to Remain Closed as Coronavirus Spreads

DC, Nearby Maryland Counties Expected to Remain Closed as Coronavirus Spreads

The big story Wednesday is whether D.C. and nearby Maryland counties will remain closed as parts of Maryland and Virginia begin to gradually reopen in the wake [...] Read full article: DC, Nearby Maryland Counties Expected to...→

DC, Nearby Maryland Counties Expected to Remain Closed as Coronavirus Spreads

DC, Nearby Maryland Counties Expected to Remain Closed as Coronavirus Spreads

The big story Wednesday is whether D.C. and nearby Maryland counties will remain closed as parts of Maryland and Virginia begin to gradually reopen in the wake [...] Read full article: DC, Nearby Maryland Counties Expected to...→

‘Closed for the Foreseeable Future:' Chicago Beaches, Playgrounds to Remain Closed in Phase Four

‘Closed for the Foreseeable Future:' Chicago Beaches, Playgrounds to Remain Closed in Phase Four

While many businesses are being allowed to reopen and with attractions like Navy Pier and the Lakefront Trail following suit, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot warn [...] Read full article: ‘Closed for the Foreseeable Future:' Chi...→

DC, Maryland and Virginia Employ Contact Tracers to Slow Spread of COVID-19; Are You Right for the Job?

DC, Maryland and Virginia Employ Contact Tracers to Slow Spread of COVID-19; Are You Right for the Job?

As D.C., Maryland and Virginia continue through the phases of reopening, one key element to help make us safer is contact tracing. Each health department is hi [...] Read full article: DC, Maryland and Virginia Employ Contact...→

Playgrounds must remain closed until Phase 2 reopening, says mayor - amNewYork

Despite several demonstrations by some communities demanding city playgrounds be reopened, Mayor Bill de Blasio held firm and said the determination will Read full article: Playgrounds must remain closed until Pha...→

DC expands coronavirus testing; Phase Two update expected later this week | WTOP

DC expands coronavirus testing; Phase Two update expected later this week | WTOP

D.C. continues to expand its testing capabilities, Mayor Muriel Bowser said at a news conference Monday, adding more sites to the District. Read full article: DC expands coronavirus testing; Phase Tw...→

2 Maryland counties debate role of school resource officers | WTOP

Maryland school boards in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties examined the role of schools resource officers amid recent scrutiny of police conduct nationw [...] Read full article: 2 Maryland counties debate role of schoo...→

Washington DC News, Maryland News, Virginia News, Local News, Weather, Traffic, [...]

Washington DC News, Maryland News, Virginia News, Local News, Weather, Traffic, Entertainment, Breaking News Read full article: Washington DC News, Maryland News, Virgi...→

Many Mass. Restaurants Remain Closed, Wait For Outdoor Dining Approval

Many Mass. Restaurants Remain Closed, Wait For Outdoor Dining Approval

Massachusetts restaurant owners had only one day to prepare for outdoor dining after Gov. Charlie Baker's announcement. Read full article: Many Mass. Restaurants Remain Closed, Wa...→

PHOTOS: 9th day of DC protests expected to be the biggest yet | WTOP

For the ninth consecutive day, demonstrators will take to the streets of the nation’s capital to protest the killing of George Floyd and other African American [...] Read full article: PHOTOS: 9th day of DC protests expected ...→

The Latest: DC prepares ahead of expected large protest

- Thousands in London, Italy protest police violence, racial injustice.... WASHINGTON -- Military vehicles and officers in fatigues are closing off much of dow [...] Read full article: The Latest: DC prepares ahead of expecte...→

Heat and thick humidity expected in DC during day of mass protests | WTOP

Heat and thick humidity are in the Saturday D.C.-area forecast, after heavy rain drenched the region the night before. Read full article: Heat and thick humidity expected in DC d...→

UPDATE: Bay Area Counties, Cities Rescind Dusk-To-Dawn Curfews; Some City Curfews Remain

UPDATE: Bay Area Counties, Cities Rescind Dusk-To-Dawn Curfews; Some City Curfews Remain

Officials allowed dusk-to-dawn curfew orders to expire in most Bay Area cities Thursday, as well as countywide curfews in Alameda, Contra Costa, and San Mateo [...] Read full article: UPDATE: Bay Area Counties, Cities Rescin...→

As Twin Cities Target Stores Reopen, Lake Street & Uptown Locations Remain Closed

As Twin Cities Target Stores Reopen, Lake Street & Uptown Locations Remain Closed

While most Target stores around the Twin Cities have reopened, two remain closed following last week’s riots in south Minneapolis. Read full article: As Twin Cities Target Stores Reopen, Lak...→

7 Chicago Target Stores Remain Closed After Weekend of Unrest Throughout City

7 Chicago Target Stores Remain Closed After Weekend of Unrest Throughout City

Several Target store locations that closed after protests over the death of George Floyd remain closed until further notice. As protests continue after the dea [...] Read full article: 7 Chicago Target Stores Remain Closed Af...→

Somerset Collection announces it will remain closed Monday amid protests

Somerset Collection announces it will remain closed Monday amid protests

TROY (WXYZ) — After opening to the public on Friday after being closed for months due to the state order, Somerset Collection announced that it will remain clo [...] Read full article: Somerset Collection announces it will re...→

After unrest in St. Paul, some businesses will remain closed despite Monday’s reopen

After unrest in St. Paul, some businesses will remain closed despite Monday’s reopen

Like so many businesses up and down West Seventh Street in St. Paul, Cafe Astoria lined their doors and windows with plywood over the weekend. That was the com [...] Read full article: After unrest in St. Paul, some businesse...→

DC area must remain vigilant as coronavirus numbers fall, expert says | WTOP

“This is the moment to really double down on the public health response so we’re better prepared for whatever could come in the fall,” a health expert said. Read full article: DC area must remain vigilant as coronavi...→

The Latest: Coronavirus Cases in DC, Maryland and Virginia

The Latest: Coronavirus Cases in DC, Maryland and Virginia

More than 130,000 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus and nearly 5,000 people have died from the disease across the capital region of D.C., Maryland an [...] Read full article: The Latest: Coronavirus Cases in DC, Mar...→

DC, Maryland, Virginia unemployment claims all fall | WTOP

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment benefits fell for the 11th straight week, including drops in new claims in the District, Mary [...] Read full article: DC, Maryland, Virginia unemployment clai...→

US-Canada border to remain closed to non-essential travel until July 21

US-Canada border to remain closed to non-essential travel until July 21

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday announced that the U.S.-Canada border will continue to be closed to non-essential travel until late July beca [...] Read full article: US-Canada border to remain closed to non...→

Fire and Rescue Warn Public Not to Swim in Rivers, Lakes as Pools Remain Closed

Fire and Rescue Warn Public Not to Swim in Rivers, Lakes as Pools Remain Closed

It may be tempting to take a dip in a river or lake during summer’s sweltering heat as the coronavirus pandemic has shut down most public pools — but fire and [...] Read full article: Fire and Rescue Warn Public Not to Swim ...→

Naperville’s Centennial Beach Will Remain Closed This Season

Naperville’s Centennial Beach Will Remain Closed This Season

Naperville’s popular Centennial Beach will remain closed for the summer season, the western suburb’s park district announced Tuesday. Read full article: Naperville’s Centennial Beach Will Remai...→

Lost state revenue from coronavirus-closed Maryland casinos nears $149M | WTOP

No gambling because of the coronavirus means no gaming revenue for Maryland casinos and that means no contributions from casinos to Maryland state coffers. Read full article: Lost state revenue from coronavirus-clos...→

Photos: Protesters Gather for the Largest Expected Demonstrations in DC

Photos: Protesters Gather for the Largest Expected Demonstrations in DC

Demonstrations in Washington, D.C., on Saturday are expected to become the highest-attended in a string of protests against racism held this week. Protesters a [...] Read full article: Photos: Protesters Gather for the Larges...→

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 Expected to Announce Whether Curfew Will Be Extended

DC Mayor Expected to Announce Whether Curfew Will Be Extended

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is expected to announce Wednesday whether a citywide curfew will be extended for a fourth night.  Peaceful protests after the killing [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Expected to Announce Whether Cu...→

Primary Day: Polls open in DC, Maryland | WTOP

Primary Day: Polls open in DC, Maryland | WTOP

Tuesday is primary day in D.C. and Maryland, though it’ll most likely be an election day like no other. Find out how and where to vote — assuming you’re not vo [...] Read full article: Primary Day: Polls open in DC, Maryland ...→

Report: US Box Office To Plunge By Over 50% As Movie Theaters Remain Closed

Report: US Box Office To Plunge By Over 50% As Movie Theaters Remain Closed

Analysts are predicting U.S. box office receipts will be cut in half because of the coronavirus shutdown. Read full article: Report: US Box Office To Plunge By Over ...→

DC protests of George Floyd’s death expected for a 3rd night | WTOP

D.C. protests are expected for a third night following the May 25 death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. The police said 17 arrests were made Saturday. Read full article: DC protests of George Floyd’s death expe...→

Thunderstorms Expected in DC Area Tuesday Night

Thunderstorms Expected in DC Area Tuesday Night

Scattered thunderstorms are expected in the D.C. area Tuesday night, primarily west of the District.  Storm Team4 says storms are possible after about 7 p.m. H [...] Read full article: Thunderstorms Expected in DC Area Tuesda...→

DC Demonstrations Planned for Saturday, Street Closures Expected

DC Demonstrations Planned for Saturday, Street Closures Expected

A fourth weekend of demonstrations are planned in the District as protesters continue to advocate for racial equality and justice in America. The scheduled pro [...] Read full article: DC Demonstrations Planned for Saturday, ...→

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Legislation that would admit Washington, D.C., as the 51st state is grabbing new attention following President Donald Trump’s use of federal agencies to police [...] Read full article: Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce...→

LA Zoo Will Remain Closed Until at Least July

LA Zoo Will Remain Closed Until at Least July

Although the Los Angeles Zoo is allowed to reopen, it will remain closed until at least July so safety preparations can be made, officials said Thursday. Safet [...] Read full article: LA Zoo Will Remain Closed Until at Least...→

Heat Index Reaches Near 100; Storms Expected in DC Area Wednesday Evening

Heat Index Reaches Near 100; Storms Expected in DC Area Wednesday Evening

Storms will move into the D.C. area Wednesday evening amid steamy hot weather. High temperatures rose into the upper 80s by the late afternoon with a heat inde [...] Read full article: Heat Index Reaches Near 100; Storms Expe...→

Naperville's Centennial Beach to remain closed all season

Naperville's Centennial Beach to remain closed all season

Naperville Park District, which hoped to open Centennial Beach in time for Father's Day weekend, has announced the beach now will remain closed all summer. Read full article: Naperville's Centennial Beach to remain ...→

The Latest: Navajo casinos to remain closed until early July

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. -... - While seasonal colds and the flu spread through NFL locker rooms most years, football teams now have COVID-10 to worry about. Coaches [...] Read full article: The Latest: Navajo casinos to remain clo...→

Up to 200,000 expected in DC for massive George Floyd protest

Up to 200,000 expected in DC for massive George Floyd protest

As many as 200,000 people are expected in Washington, DC, Saturday for a huge demonstration over the killing of George Floyd, the 46-year-old black man who die [...] Read full article: Up to 200,000 expected in DC for massive...→

Thousands of demonstrators protesting police brutality expected in DC Saturday | WTOP

Saturday could be the largest demonstration against police brutality in the D.C. since the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Read full article: Thousands of demonstrators protesting po...→

Long Lines Delay Voting Results in DC, Maryland

Amid protests and a pandemic, thousands of people waited in long lines Tuesday to vote in D.C. and Maryland. News4’s Jackie Bensen reports.... Gov. Jim Justice [...] Read full article: Long Lines Delay Voting Results in DC, M...→

Community-Based COVID-19 Testing Facilities to Remain Closed Tuesday

Community-Based COVID-19 Testing Facilities to Remain Closed Tuesday

For the second straight day, all Illinois community-based coronavirus testing sites will be closed Tuesday, according to the state’s Department of Public Healt [...] Read full article: Community-Based COVID-19 Testing Facilit...→

International adoptions in limbo as borders stay closed, countries remain on lockdown

International adoptions in limbo as borders stay closed, countries remain on lockdown

With international borders closed, the final step of the process for adoptive parents have been put on hold. Many adoptive parents in the United States are una [...] Read full article: International adoptions in limbo as bord...→

Thunderstorms Expected in DC Area Tuesday Night

Thunderstorms Expected in DC Area Tuesday Night

Scattered thunderstorms are expected in the D.C. area Tuesday night, primarily west of the District.  Storm Team4 says storms are possible after about 7 p.m. H [...] Read full article: Thunderstorms Expected in DC Area Tuesda...→

The Latest: Coronavirus Cases in DC, Maryland and Virginia

The Latest: Coronavirus Cases in DC, Maryland and Virginia

More than 130,000 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus and nearly 5,000 people have died from the disease across the capital region of D.C., Maryland an [...] Read full article: The Latest: Coronavirus Cases in DC, Mar...→

DC, Maryland and Virginia Employ Contact Tracers to Slow Spread of COVID-19; Are You Right for the Job?

DC, Maryland and Virginia Employ Contact Tracers to Slow Spread of COVID-19; Are You Right for the Job?

As D.C., Maryland and Virginia continue through the phases of reopening, one key element to help make us safer is contact tracing. Each health department is hi [...] Read full article: DC, Maryland and Virginia Employ Contact...→

US-Canada border to remain closed to non-essential travel until July 21

US-Canada border to remain closed to non-essential travel until July 21

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday announced that the U.S.-Canada border will continue to be closed to non-essential travel until late July beca [...] Read full article: US-Canada border to remain closed to non...→

DC expands coronavirus testing; Phase Two update expected later this week | WTOP

DC expands coronavirus testing; Phase Two update expected later this week | WTOP

D.C. continues to expand its testing capabilities, Mayor Muriel Bowser said at a news conference Monday, adding more sites to the District. Read full article: DC expands coronavirus testing; Phase Tw...→

LA Zoo Will Remain Closed Until at Least July

LA Zoo Will Remain Closed Until at Least July

Although the Los Angeles Zoo is allowed to reopen, it will remain closed until at least July so safety preparations can be made, officials said Thursday. Safet [...] Read full article: LA Zoo Will Remain Closed Until at Least...→

Fire and Rescue Warn Public Not to Swim in Rivers, Lakes as Pools Remain Closed

Fire and Rescue Warn Public Not to Swim in Rivers, Lakes as Pools Remain Closed

It may be tempting to take a dip in a river or lake during summer’s sweltering heat as the coronavirus pandemic has shut down most public pools — but fire and [...] Read full article: Fire and Rescue Warn Public Not to Swim ...→

Washington DC News, Maryland News, Virginia News, Local News, Weather, Traffic, [...]

Washington DC News, Maryland News, Virginia News, Local News, Weather, Traffic, Entertainment, Breaking News Read full article: Washington DC News, Maryland News, Virgi...→

Naperville's Centennial Beach to remain closed all season

Naperville's Centennial Beach to remain closed all season

Naperville Park District, which hoped to open Centennial Beach in time for Father's Day weekend, has announced the beach now will remain closed all summer. Read full article: Naperville's Centennial Beach to remain ...→

Lost state revenue from coronavirus-closed Maryland casinos nears $149M | WTOP

No gambling because of the coronavirus means no gaming revenue for Maryland casinos and that means no contributions from casinos to Maryland state coffers. Read full article: Lost state revenue from coronavirus-clos...→

PHOTOS: 9th day of DC protests expected to be the biggest yet | WTOP

For the ninth consecutive day, demonstrators will take to the streets of the nation’s capital to protest the killing of George Floyd and other African American [...] Read full article: PHOTOS: 9th day of DC protests expected ...→

Up to 200,000 expected in DC for massive George Floyd protest

Up to 200,000 expected in DC for massive George Floyd protest

As many as 200,000 people are expected in Washington, DC, Saturday for a huge demonstration over the killing of George Floyd, the 46-year-old black man who die [...] Read full article: Up to 200,000 expected in DC for massive...→

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...→

Heat and thick humidity expected in DC during day of mass protests | WTOP

Heat and thick humidity are in the Saturday D.C.-area forecast, after heavy rain drenched the region the night before. Read full article: Heat and thick humidity expected in DC d...→

DC Mayor Expected to Announce Whether Curfew Will Be Extended

DC Mayor Expected to Announce Whether Curfew Will Be Extended

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is expected to announce Wednesday whether a citywide curfew will be extended for a fourth night.  Peaceful protests after the killing [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Expected to Announce Whether Cu...→

As Twin Cities Target Stores Reopen, Lake Street & Uptown Locations Remain Closed

As Twin Cities Target Stores Reopen, Lake Street & Uptown Locations Remain Closed

While most Target stores around the Twin Cities have reopened, two remain closed following last week’s riots in south Minneapolis. Read full article: As Twin Cities Target Stores Reopen, Lak...→

Long Lines Delay Voting Results in DC, Maryland

Amid protests and a pandemic, thousands of people waited in long lines Tuesday to vote in D.C. and Maryland. News4’s Jackie Bensen reports.... Gov. Jim Justice [...] Read full article: Long Lines Delay Voting Results in DC, M...→

Primary Day: Polls open in DC, Maryland | WTOP

Primary Day: Polls open in DC, Maryland | WTOP

Tuesday is primary day in D.C. and Maryland, though it’ll most likely be an election day like no other. Find out how and where to vote — assuming you’re not vo [...] Read full article: Primary Day: Polls open in DC, Maryland ...→

Somerset Collection announces it will remain closed Monday amid protests

Somerset Collection announces it will remain closed Monday amid protests

TROY (WXYZ) — After opening to the public on Friday after being closed for months due to the state order, Somerset Collection announced that it will remain clo [...] Read full article: Somerset Collection announces it will re...→

DC protests of George Floyd’s death expected for a 3rd night | WTOP

D.C. protests are expected for a third night following the May 25 death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. The police said 17 arrests were made Saturday. Read full article: DC protests of George Floyd’s death expe...→

DC area must remain vigilant as coronavirus numbers fall, expert says | WTOP

“This is the moment to really double down on the public health response so we’re better prepared for whatever could come in the fall,” a health expert said. Read full article: DC area must remain vigilant as coronavi...→

‘Closed for the Foreseeable Future:' Chicago Beaches, Playgrounds to Remain Closed in Phase Four

‘Closed for the Foreseeable Future:' Chicago Beaches, Playgrounds to Remain Closed in Phase Four

While many businesses are being allowed to reopen and with attractions like Navy Pier and the Lakefront Trail following suit, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot warn [...] Read full article: ‘Closed for the Foreseeable Future:' Chi...→

DC Demonstrations Planned for Saturday, Street Closures Expected

DC Demonstrations Planned for Saturday, Street Closures Expected

A fourth weekend of demonstrations are planned in the District as protesters continue to advocate for racial equality and justice in America. The scheduled pro [...] Read full article: DC Demonstrations Planned for Saturday, ...→

DC, Maryland, Virginia unemployment claims all fall | WTOP

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment benefits fell for the 11th straight week, including drops in new claims in the District, Mary [...] Read full article: DC, Maryland, Virginia unemployment clai...→

Playgrounds must remain closed until Phase 2 reopening, says mayor - amNewYork

Despite several demonstrations by some communities demanding city playgrounds be reopened, Mayor Bill de Blasio held firm and said the determination will Read full article: Playgrounds must remain closed until Pha...→

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Legislation that would admit Washington, D.C., as the 51st state is grabbing new attention following President Donald Trump’s use of federal agencies to police [...] Read full article: Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce...→

2 Maryland counties debate role of school resource officers | WTOP

Maryland school boards in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties examined the role of schools resource officers amid recent scrutiny of police conduct nationw [...] Read full article: 2 Maryland counties debate role of schoo...→

Heat Index Reaches Near 100; Storms Expected in DC Area Wednesday Evening

Heat Index Reaches Near 100; Storms Expected in DC Area Wednesday Evening

Storms will move into the D.C. area Wednesday evening amid steamy hot weather. High temperatures rose into the upper 80s by the late afternoon with a heat inde [...] Read full article: Heat Index Reaches Near 100; Storms Expe...→

Naperville’s Centennial Beach Will Remain Closed This Season

Naperville’s Centennial Beach Will Remain Closed This Season

Naperville’s popular Centennial Beach will remain closed for the summer season, the western suburb’s park district announced Tuesday. Read full article: Naperville’s Centennial Beach Will Remai...→

Many Mass. Restaurants Remain Closed, Wait For Outdoor Dining Approval

Many Mass. Restaurants Remain Closed, Wait For Outdoor Dining Approval

Massachusetts restaurant owners had only one day to prepare for outdoor dining after Gov. Charlie Baker's announcement. Read full article: Many Mass. Restaurants Remain Closed, Wa...→

The Latest: Navajo casinos to remain closed until early July

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. -... - While seasonal colds and the flu spread through NFL locker rooms most years, football teams now have COVID-10 to worry about. Coaches [...] Read full article: The Latest: Navajo casinos to remain clo...→

Photos: Protesters Gather for the Largest Expected Demonstrations in DC

Photos: Protesters Gather for the Largest Expected Demonstrations in DC

Demonstrations in Washington, D.C., on Saturday are expected to become the highest-attended in a string of protests against racism held this week. Protesters a [...] Read full article: Photos: Protesters Gather for the Larges...→

The Latest: DC prepares ahead of expected large protest

- Thousands in London, Italy protest police violence, racial injustice.... WASHINGTON -- Military vehicles and officers in fatigues are closing off much of dow [...] Read full article: The Latest: DC prepares ahead of expecte...→

Thousands of demonstrators protesting police brutality expected in DC Saturday | WTOP

Saturday could be the largest demonstration against police brutality in the D.C. since the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Read full article: Thousands of demonstrators protesting po...→

UPDATE: Bay Area Counties, Cities Rescind Dusk-To-Dawn Curfews; Some City Curfews Remain

UPDATE: Bay Area Counties, Cities Rescind Dusk-To-Dawn Curfews; Some City Curfews Remain

Officials allowed dusk-to-dawn curfew orders to expire in most Bay Area cities Thursday, as well as countywide curfews in Alameda, Contra Costa, and San Mateo [...] Read full article: UPDATE: Bay Area Counties, Cities Rescin...→

7 Chicago Target Stores Remain Closed After Weekend of Unrest Throughout City

7 Chicago Target Stores Remain Closed After Weekend of Unrest Throughout City

Several Target store locations that closed after protests over the death of George Floyd remain closed until further notice. As protests continue after the dea [...] Read full article: 7 Chicago Target Stores Remain Closed Af...→

Community-Based COVID-19 Testing Facilities to Remain Closed Tuesday

Community-Based COVID-19 Testing Facilities to Remain Closed Tuesday

For the second straight day, all Illinois community-based coronavirus testing sites will be closed Tuesday, according to the state’s Department of Public Healt [...] Read full article: Community-Based COVID-19 Testing Facilit...→

Report: US Box Office To Plunge By Over 50% As Movie Theaters Remain Closed

Report: US Box Office To Plunge By Over 50% As Movie Theaters Remain Closed

Analysts are predicting U.S. box office receipts will be cut in half because of the coronavirus shutdown. Read full article: Report: US Box Office To Plunge By Over ...→

After unrest in St. Paul, some businesses will remain closed despite Monday’s reopen

After unrest in St. Paul, some businesses will remain closed despite Monday’s reopen

Like so many businesses up and down West Seventh Street in St. Paul, Cafe Astoria lined their doors and windows with plywood over the weekend. That was the com [...] Read full article: After unrest in St. Paul, some businesse...→

International adoptions in limbo as borders stay closed, countries remain on lockdown

International adoptions in limbo as borders stay closed, countries remain on lockdown

With international borders closed, the final step of the process for adoptive parents have been put on hold. Many adoptive parents in the United States are una [...] Read full article: International adoptions in limbo as bord...→

DC area must remain vigilant as coronavirus numbers fall, expert says | WTOP

“This is the moment to really double down on the public health response so we’re better prepared for whatever could come in the fall,” a health expert said. Read full article: DC area must remain vigilant as coronavi...→

Thunderstorms Expected in DC Area Tuesday Night

Thunderstorms Expected in DC Area Tuesday Night

Scattered thunderstorms are expected in the D.C. area Tuesday night, primarily west of the District.  Storm Team4 says storms are possible after about 7 p.m. H [...] Read full article: Thunderstorms Expected in DC Area Tuesda...→

‘Closed for the Foreseeable Future:' Chicago Beaches, Playgrounds to Remain Closed in Phase Four

‘Closed for the Foreseeable Future:' Chicago Beaches, Playgrounds to Remain Closed in Phase Four

While many businesses are being allowed to reopen and with attractions like Navy Pier and the Lakefront Trail following suit, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot warn [...] Read full article: ‘Closed for the Foreseeable Future:' Chi...→

The Latest: Coronavirus Cases in DC, Maryland and Virginia

The Latest: Coronavirus Cases in DC, Maryland and Virginia

More than 130,000 people have been diagnosed with coronavirus and nearly 5,000 people have died from the disease across the capital region of D.C., Maryland an [...] Read full article: The Latest: Coronavirus Cases in DC, Mar...→

DC Demonstrations Planned for Saturday, Street Closures Expected

DC Demonstrations Planned for Saturday, Street Closures Expected

A fourth weekend of demonstrations are planned in the District as protesters continue to advocate for racial equality and justice in America. The scheduled pro [...] Read full article: DC Demonstrations Planned for Saturday, ...→

DC, Maryland and Virginia Employ Contact Tracers to Slow Spread of COVID-19; Are You Right for the Job?

DC, Maryland and Virginia Employ Contact Tracers to Slow Spread of COVID-19; Are You Right for the Job?

As D.C., Maryland and Virginia continue through the phases of reopening, one key element to help make us safer is contact tracing. Each health department is hi [...] Read full article: DC, Maryland and Virginia Employ Contact...→

DC, Maryland, Virginia unemployment claims all fall | WTOP

The number of Americans filing first-time claims for unemployment benefits fell for the 11th straight week, including drops in new claims in the District, Mary [...] Read full article: DC, Maryland, Virginia unemployment clai...→

Playgrounds must remain closed until Phase 2 reopening, says mayor - amNewYork

Despite several demonstrations by some communities demanding city playgrounds be reopened, Mayor Bill de Blasio held firm and said the determination will Read full article: Playgrounds must remain closed until Pha...→

US-Canada border to remain closed to non-essential travel until July 21

US-Canada border to remain closed to non-essential travel until July 21

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on Tuesday announced that the U.S.-Canada border will continue to be closed to non-essential travel until late July beca [...] Read full article: US-Canada border to remain closed to non...→

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce House Floor Vote on DC Statehood

Legislation that would admit Washington, D.C., as the 51st state is grabbing new attention following President Donald Trump’s use of federal agencies to police [...] Read full article: Maryland Rep. Hoyer Expected to Announce...→

DC expands coronavirus testing; Phase Two update expected later this week | WTOP

DC expands coronavirus testing; Phase Two update expected later this week | WTOP

D.C. continues to expand its testing capabilities, Mayor Muriel Bowser said at a news conference Monday, adding more sites to the District. Read full article: DC expands coronavirus testing; Phase Tw...→

LA Zoo Will Remain Closed Until at Least July

LA Zoo Will Remain Closed Until at Least July

Although the Los Angeles Zoo is allowed to reopen, it will remain closed until at least July so safety preparations can be made, officials said Thursday. Safet [...] Read full article: LA Zoo Will Remain Closed Until at Least...→

2 Maryland counties debate role of school resource officers | WTOP

Maryland school boards in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties examined the role of schools resource officers amid recent scrutiny of police conduct nationw [...] Read full article: 2 Maryland counties debate role of schoo...→

Fire and Rescue Warn Public Not to Swim in Rivers, Lakes as Pools Remain Closed

Fire and Rescue Warn Public Not to Swim in Rivers, Lakes as Pools Remain Closed

It may be tempting to take a dip in a river or lake during summer’s sweltering heat as the coronavirus pandemic has shut down most public pools — but fire and [...] Read full article: Fire and Rescue Warn Public Not to Swim ...→

Heat Index Reaches Near 100; Storms Expected in DC Area Wednesday Evening

Heat Index Reaches Near 100; Storms Expected in DC Area Wednesday Evening

Storms will move into the D.C. area Wednesday evening amid steamy hot weather. High temperatures rose into the upper 80s by the late afternoon with a heat inde [...] Read full article: Heat Index Reaches Near 100; Storms Expe...→

Washington DC News, Maryland News, Virginia News, Local News, Weather, Traffic, [...]

Washington DC News, Maryland News, Virginia News, Local News, Weather, Traffic, Entertainment, Breaking News Read full article: Washington DC News, Maryland News, Virgi...→

Naperville’s Centennial Beach Will Remain Closed This Season

Naperville’s Centennial Beach Will Remain Closed This Season

Naperville’s popular Centennial Beach will remain closed for the summer season, the western suburb’s park district announced Tuesday. Read full article: Naperville’s Centennial Beach Will Remai...→

Naperville's Centennial Beach to remain closed all season

Naperville's Centennial Beach to remain closed all season

Naperville Park District, which hoped to open Centennial Beach in time for Father's Day weekend, has announced the beach now will remain closed all summer. Read full article: Naperville's Centennial Beach to remain ...→

Many Mass. Restaurants Remain Closed, Wait For Outdoor Dining Approval

Many Mass. Restaurants Remain Closed, Wait For Outdoor Dining Approval

Massachusetts restaurant owners had only one day to prepare for outdoor dining after Gov. Charlie Baker's announcement. Read full article: Many Mass. Restaurants Remain Closed, Wa...→

Lost state revenue from coronavirus-closed Maryland casinos nears $149M | WTOP

No gambling because of the coronavirus means no gaming revenue for Maryland casinos and that means no contributions from casinos to Maryland state coffers. Read full article: Lost state revenue from coronavirus-clos...→

The Latest: Navajo casinos to remain closed until early July

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. -... - While seasonal colds and the flu spread through NFL locker rooms most years, football teams now have COVID-10 to worry about. Coaches [...] Read full article: The Latest: Navajo casinos to remain clo...→

PHOTOS: 9th day of DC protests expected to be the biggest yet | WTOP

For the ninth consecutive day, demonstrators will take to the streets of the nation’s capital to protest the killing of George Floyd and other African American [...] Read full article: PHOTOS: 9th day of DC protests expected ...→

Photos: Protesters Gather for the Largest Expected Demonstrations in DC

Photos: Protesters Gather for the Largest Expected Demonstrations in DC

Demonstrations in Washington, D.C., on Saturday are expected to become the highest-attended in a string of protests against racism held this week. Protesters a [...] Read full article: Photos: Protesters Gather for the Larges...→

Up to 200,000 expected in DC for massive George Floyd protest

Up to 200,000 expected in DC for massive George Floyd protest

As many as 200,000 people are expected in Washington, DC, Saturday for a huge demonstration over the killing of George Floyd, the 46-year-old black man who die [...] Read full article: Up to 200,000 expected in DC for massive...→

The Latest: DC prepares ahead of expected large protest

- Thousands in London, Italy protest police violence, racial injustice.... WASHINGTON -- Military vehicles and officers in fatigues are closing off much of dow [...] Read full article: The Latest: DC prepares ahead of expecte...→

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...→

Thousands of demonstrators protesting police brutality expected in DC Saturday | WTOP

Saturday could be the largest demonstration against police brutality in the D.C. since the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Read full article: Thousands of demonstrators protesting po...→

Heat and thick humidity expected in DC during day of mass protests | WTOP

Heat and thick humidity are in the Saturday D.C.-area forecast, after heavy rain drenched the region the night before. Read full article: Heat and thick humidity expected in DC d...→

UPDATE: Bay Area Counties, Cities Rescind Dusk-To-Dawn Curfews; Some City Curfews Remain

UPDATE: Bay Area Counties, Cities Rescind Dusk-To-Dawn Curfews; Some City Curfews Remain

Officials allowed dusk-to-dawn curfew orders to expire in most Bay Area cities Thursday, as well as countywide curfews in Alameda, Contra Costa, and San Mateo [...] Read full article: UPDATE: Bay Area Counties, Cities Rescin...→

DC Mayor Expected to Announce Whether Curfew Will Be Extended

DC Mayor Expected to Announce Whether Curfew Will Be Extended

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is expected to announce Wednesday whether a citywide curfew will be extended for a fourth night.  Peaceful protests after the killing [...] Read full article: DC Mayor Expected to Announce Whether Cu...→

As Twin Cities Target Stores Reopen, Lake Street & Uptown Locations Remain Closed

As Twin Cities Target Stores Reopen, Lake Street & Uptown Locations Remain Closed

While most Target stores around the Twin Cities have reopened, two remain closed following last week’s riots in south Minneapolis. Read full article: As Twin Cities Target Stores Reopen, Lak...→

Long Lines Delay Voting Results in DC, Maryland

Amid protests and a pandemic, thousands of people waited in long lines Tuesday to vote in D.C. and Maryland. News4’s Jackie Bensen reports.... Gov. Jim Justice [...] Read full article: Long Lines Delay Voting Results in DC, M...→

7 Chicago Target Stores Remain Closed After Weekend of Unrest Throughout City

7 Chicago Target Stores Remain Closed After Weekend of Unrest Throughout City

Several Target store locations that closed after protests over the death of George Floyd remain closed until further notice. As protests continue after the dea [...] Read full article: 7 Chicago Target Stores Remain Closed Af...→

Primary Day: Polls open in DC, Maryland | WTOP

Primary Day: Polls open in DC, Maryland | WTOP

Tuesday is primary day in D.C. and Maryland, though it’ll most likely be an election day like no other. Find out how and where to vote — assuming you’re not vo [...] Read full article: Primary Day: Polls open in DC, Maryland ...→

Community-Based COVID-19 Testing Facilities to Remain Closed Tuesday

Community-Based COVID-19 Testing Facilities to Remain Closed Tuesday

For the second straight day, all Illinois community-based coronavirus testing sites will be closed Tuesday, according to the state’s Department of Public Healt [...] Read full article: Community-Based COVID-19 Testing Facilit...→

Somerset Collection announces it will remain closed Monday amid protests

Somerset Collection announces it will remain closed Monday amid protests

TROY (WXYZ) — After opening to the public on Friday after being closed for months due to the state order, Somerset Collection announced that it will remain clo [...] Read full article: Somerset Collection announces it will re...→

Report: US Box Office To Plunge By Over 50% As Movie Theaters Remain Closed

Report: US Box Office To Plunge By Over 50% As Movie Theaters Remain Closed

Analysts are predicting U.S. box office receipts will be cut in half because of the coronavirus shutdown. Read full article: Report: US Box Office To Plunge By Over ...→

After unrest in St. Paul, some businesses will remain closed despite Monday’s reopen

After unrest in St. Paul, some businesses will remain closed despite Monday’s reopen

Like so many businesses up and down West Seventh Street in St. Paul, Cafe Astoria lined their doors and windows with plywood over the weekend. That was the com [...] Read full article: After unrest in St. Paul, some businesse...→

DC protests of George Floyd’s death expected for a 3rd night | WTOP

D.C. protests are expected for a third night following the May 25 death of George Floyd in Minneapolis. The police said 17 arrests were made Saturday. Read full article: DC protests of George Floyd’s death expe...→

International adoptions in limbo as borders stay closed, countries remain on lockdown

International adoptions in limbo as borders stay closed, countries remain on lockdown

With international borders closed, the final step of the process for adoptive parents have been put on hold. Many adoptive parents in the United States are una [...] Read full article: International adoptions in limbo as bord...→