FBI Tracking 'Extensive' Online Chatter About Armed Protests Leading Up To President-Elect Joe Biden's InaugurationThe FBI is tracking an “extensive amount of concerning online chatter,” including calls for armed protests leading up to next week's presidential inauguration, Director Chris Wray said Thursday.
Years Of White Supremacy Threats Culminated In U.S Capitol RiotsAmid the American flags and Trump 2020 posters at the U.S. Capitol during last week's insurrection were far more sinister symbols: A man walking the halls of Congress carrying a Confederate flag. Banners proclaiming white supremacy and anti-government extremism. A makeshift noose and gallows ominously erected outside.
DC Locks Down Week Before Inauguration, Mayor Says ' We Are In Uncharted Waters'All through downtown Washington, the primary sound for several blocks was the beeping of forklifts unloading more fencing.
SUV Stolen With 2 Children Inside In DC Found; Children Unharmed, Police SayAn SUV stolen with two children inside in Washington, D.C. Monday evening has been recovered and the children are in good health, police said.
Changes Coming To DC's 2021 Cherry Blossom Festival Due To COVID-19For the second year in a row, the National Cherry Blossom Festival in the nation's capital will look different due to COVID-19.
Nearly 2 Dozen Arrested In 'Million MAGA March' Protests Supporting Trump In DCDemonstrations over President Donald Trump's loss at the polls have resulted in charges against nearly two dozen people in Washington, including a person accused of setting off a commercial firework and four people accused of an assault that left the victim unconscious on the street.
As Average Rent Prices Fall In DC, Baltimore Seeing Rates Climb, Report FindsDespite dozens of the largest counties in the country seeing rent prices fall from one year ago, Baltimore rents are increasing at some of the highest rates, a new report found.
Dairy Queen Plans To Open Up To 30 More Stores Across Baltimore, DC AreasGrab your spoons -- more frozen treats are headed to Baltimore.
Democrats Tap Array Of Faith Leaders To Speak at ConventionBishop Mariann Budde will deliver the benediction on Tuesday, the second night of the convention, according to a list shared with The Associated Press on Sunday before its public release.
Civil Rights Icon Rep. John Lewis Lies In State At U.S. CapitolIn a solemn display of bipartisan unity, congressional leaders praised Democratic Rep. John Lewis as a moral force for the nation in a Capitol Rotunda memorial service rich with symbolism and punctuated by the booming, recorded voice of the late civil rights icon.
US Authorities Move To Seize Ex-Gambia Dictator Yahya Jammeh's Maryland MansionFormer Gambian President Yahya Jammeh used bribery proceeds and stolen government funds to buy a mansion in a suburb of Washington, D.C., U.S. authorities allege in a lawsuit seeking to seize the property.
Post-Redskins, Washington Has Long Road Toward New NameSnyder and coach Ron Rivera are already at work developing what the team called "a new name and design approach that will enhance the standing of our proud, tradition-rich franchise and inspire our sponsors, fans and community for the next 100 years."
NAACP Plans To Move Headquarters From Baltimore To Washington, D.C.The NAACP plans to move its headquarters from Baltimore to the nation's capital, the group announced Monday.
House To Vote To Make Washington DC The 51st StateDemocrats controlling the House have slated a vote next week to make the District of Columbia the 51st state, an issue that they say has become far more important in the aftermath of protests for racial justice in both Washington and across the nation.
George Floyd Death: DC Mayor Issues Citywide Curfew Sunday Night; 18 Arrested For Rioting Over WeekendWashington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has ordered a citywide curfew beginning at 11 p.m. Sunday as more protests in the wake of the in-custody death of George Floyd are expected.