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August 28, 2019 - 9:03 am
Attorney General William Barr is hosting his annual holiday party at the Trump International Hotel in Washington, the Justice Department confirmed Tuesday. The Washington Post first reported Barr's party plans and said the private event will cost him roughly $30,000 for 200 guests. The party, which...
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AP
July 03, 2019 - 7:26 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is marshalling tanks, bombers and other machinery of war for a Fourth of July celebration that traditionally is light on military might, while critics accused him of using America's military as a political prop. Under White House direction, the Pentagon was...
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AP
June 09, 2019 - 8:43 am
WASHINGTON — A panic caused by a mistaken belief that a gun had been fired during a pride parade in the nation's capital sent people running through the city's streets, authorities said. Police said some who fled had minor injuries and seven were taken to hospitals. #BREAKING #GayPride in #DC...
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May 13, 2019 - 2:39 pm
A writer on the verge of releasing her debut novel is facing backlash after she posted a picture on Twitter of a public transit worker eating on a train and reported details about the woman to her bosses. Natasha Tynes later apologized on Twitter and deleted her post before making her account...
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AP
October 12, 2018 - 10:02 am
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis accepted the resignation Friday of the archbishop of Washington, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, after he became entangled in two major sexual abuse and cover-up scandals and lost the support of many in his flock. But in a letter released by Wuerl's office, Francis asked...
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Associated Press
September 27, 2018 - 6:58 am
WASHINGTON (AP) —With a dramatic day of testimony looming, protesters are gathering around the U.S. Capitol building. Organizers behind the Women's March plan a "direct action" Thursday morning in the Hart Senate Office Building in support of Christine Blasey Ford, who will testify that Supreme...
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CBS News
September 21, 2018 - 8:30 am
(CBS News) - Cora Martinez was with her daughter Wendy last weekend when she bought her wedding dress. She never imagined the next time she would see her wearing the gown would be at her funeral. Wendy Martinez was stabbed to death while jogging near her Washington D.C. home on Tuesday in what...
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Associated Press
September 11, 2018 - 9:55 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The mayor of Washington, D.C., has declared a state of emergency as the nation's capital prepares for heavy rains, flooding and power outages related to Hurricane Florence. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced the move Tuesday morning, describing it as a necessary step to "ensure we...
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LAPD
August 22, 2018 - 3:30 pm
(KNX 1070/AP), LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles is seeking an injunction prohibiting the U.S. Justice Department from imposing immigration enforcement conditions on the city in order to receive federal funding for anti-gang programs. In announcing a lawsuit against the Trump administration, City Attorney...
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