Articles Tagged 'Washington D.C.'
Mohamad Khweis, Islamic State member from Virginia, sentenced to 20 years behind bars
Mohamad Khweis, a U.S. citizen who grew up near Washington, D.C., has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for successfully joining the Islamic…
Teddy Roosevelt attacked at Museum of Natural History
Red paint was splashed at the statue of Theodore Roosevelt on the steps of the American Museum of Natural History early Thursday, according to cops.…
Washington D.C. Reaffirms its Rejection of Right-to-Carry
In an unsurprising turn, officials in the District of Columbia have decided to continue to defend their near total ban on the right to bear…
D.C. judge approves government warrant for data from anti-Trump website
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A District of Columbia Superior Court judge on Thursday approved a government warrant seeking data from an anti-Trump website related to Inauguration…
Milo Yiannopoulos, ACLU sue D.C. Metro transit system
With the ACLU in his corner, conservative firebrand Milo Yiannopoulos sued Metro on Wednesday, demanding the D.C. region’s transit system restore ads for his book.…
Senate blocks Trump from making recess appointments over break
The Senate blocked President Trump from being able to make recess appointments on Thursday
as lawmakers leave Washington for their summer break.
Sanctuary City Policies infect federal law enforcement agencies
The U.S. Capitol itself follows a sanctuary city policy that protects illegal immigrants from being turned over to deportation agents, a Republican congressman said Friday, announcing new legislation to scrap that policy.
Rep. Steve King, Iowa Republican, said Capitol Police don’t have clear permission to handle immigration violations, so they often don’t bother to check the legal status of those…
GOP Senator: Time ‘Running Out’ to Pass Trump Agenda
WASHINGTON – Republican senators who successfully lobbied Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) to truncate lawmakers’ summer break said today that with limited working days left…
Washington D.C. To Hold Massive “Coordinated Terror Attack” Drill This Wednesday
April 26th is shaping up to be a busy day.
As we reported on Friday, that’s when Operation Gotham Shield, an exercise involving FEMA, Homeland…
DC workers brace for nightmare commute as subway system to shut for emergency inspections
Commuters across the Washington D.C. area were bracing for potential gridlock and arduous commutes Wednesday after officials announced that the region’s entire Metro subway system…