24 September 2021
Capitol Police ordered not to use tear gas canisters during Jan. 6 riot, despite them being used on Lafayette Park protesters last June
"In anticipation of potential First Amendment activities related to the outcomes of the #DerekChauvin trial, the Metropolitan Police Department will be fully activated with members on 12 hour shifts starting Monday, April 19, 2021 until further notice
Nordstream2 is "a complicated issue affecting our allies in Europe" and is still an issue that is in play, says @POTUS responding to questions on why no related sanctions about the pipelines project announced
Elections are sacred and sovereign undertaking and we cannot a foreign power to interfere in our electoral process with impunity, says @POTUS
His conversation this week with Russia President Putin was "candid and respectful," says @POTUS
Further intended nominees of @POTUS for some key @StateDept positions
Senator @BobMenendezNJ has issued a statement about @JoeBiden's sanctions against Putin's Russia. "I welcome today's measures, but there remains plenty of room to escalate sanctions." The Senator specifically mentions Ukraine and @Navalny
He'll speak about Russia and his call with Putin shortly following this meeting, says @POTUS in response to questions from the press poolers in the Oval Office
5 month ago
"We understand the intentions of the North Korean leadership are ones that we have concerns about" regarding denuclearization, says @PressSec
5 month ago
Summit invitation to Russia President Putin from @POTUS remains open, says @PressSec
A stable and predictable relationship with Russia "has to be our objective," says @PressSec. "Obviously this continues to be a difficult relationship"
5 month ago
"Our objective here is not to escalate" but to "impose costs for what we feel are unacceptable actions by the Russian government," says @PressSec of today's announced US sanctions on Russia. "There should be consequences
5 month ago
Several factors contributed to the "low to moderate confidence" in the intelligence assessment that Russia encouraged bounties on US service members in Afghanistan, says @PressSec
After request from defense lawyers, judge is allowing group of accused Oath Keepers and Capitol Insurrectionists to have access to the internet. Defendants:who allegedly used internet technology to conspire Jan. 6.. said they need internet to find work
FBI director says number of people applying to be agents has 'tripled' and is now the highest 'in a decade'
DC firefighters have determined the origin of the fire in the 1400 block of V St NW was accidental in nature, and involving cooking. Kitchen fires are the most common causes of fires in the District. Please follow these safety tips when in the kitchen
[email protected] sanctions on Russia just released, targeting top Kremlin administration official Alexei Gromov, as well as Prigozhin, Kilimnik, GRU information operations, Pakistani organization, others
Shooting near the U.S. Naval Observatory and Vice President's residence in Washington, D.C. The shooting suspect is a female
DC firefighters responded to 466 calls on Wednesday, April 14th. There were 145 critical and 210 non-critical EMS dispatches, and 111 fire related incidents and other types of emergencies, including 1 working structure fire
Shooting near the U.S. Naval Observatory and Vice President's residence in Washington, D.C
#ThrowbackThursday DC firefighters fire apparatus and equipment are encrusted in ice after battling a 3 Alarm blaze at the Ascot Restaurant at 517 13th St NW in the winter of 1971
D.C. police are investigating a shooting on Massachusetts Avenue NW, near the vice president's home at the National Observatory and Washington National Cathedral.
Is investigating a shooting in the 3600 block of Massachusetts Avenue, in NW. There is a large police presence in the area and multiple road closures. Massachusetts Avenue is closed between 34th and 38th Streets
@DCPoliceDept are investigating a shooting of an adult male on the 3600 blk of Massachusetts Ave NW. He was transported to the hospital in serious condition. Multiple roads are closed in that area
Shooting in the 3600 block of Massachusetts Avenue NW. Lookout is for a dark colored vehicle.
DC firefighters Lt. Steve Hines is joined by his crew from Truck 6 in Columbia Heights as he describes the challenging ladder rescues that took place at tonight's fire in the 1400 block of V Street NW
From police in Gaithersburg: -Incident along 300 block of N Summit Ave started when police responded to a parking violation & spoke to a driver under the influence - one shot fired at officers from a top floor balcony -no injuries -search continues for suspect(s) @wusa9
Standing by for start of press conference with police as they search for suspect(s) after shots fired at officers along the 300 block of N Summit Ave in Gaithersburg @wusa9
5 month ago
A few thousand US troops need to stay in Afghanistan, adds @LindseyGrahamSC, telling @POTUS: "You have not ended the war, you have extended it" and this will put "us in a world of hurt
MPD seeks assistance in identifying suspects in an Assault with a Dangerous Weapon (Gun) and an Assault on a Police Officer offenses that occurred on 4/8/21 in the 5000 blk of Benning Rd., SE.
5 month ago
More on Afghanistan from @PressSec: @POTUS "believes we can't have U.S. troops as bargaining chips" and "now is the time to get out
5 month ago
Not in the interest of the Taliban to allow Afghanistan to become a "pariah state" or alQaeda to regain a footing there, says @PressSec
5 month ago
US and Iran will reconvene indirect talks on Thursday in Vienna aimed at reviving the JCPOA, says @PressSec
5 month ago
"We don't have any additional speculation to add to the cause or the origin" of the attack (widely believed to have been carried out by Israel) on the Iran Natanz nuclear facility, says @PressSec
5 month ago
On the planned Apr. 28th @POTUS address to a joint session of Congress, @PressSec says the office of @SpeakerPelosi is handling invitations amid expectations that attendance will be reduced due to COVID19 restrictions
PLEASE SHARE. The Metropolitan Police Department is asking for the public's help locating 74-year-old Sylvia Booker, who was last seen in the 3400 block of Hayes Street, NE on Friday
DC firefighters were happy to host a ribbon cutting at the new Engine 27 quarters, replacing the 113 yo building & moving up the road on Minnesota Ave NE. Firefighter/Tech Chris Johnson was given a Proclamation from @MayorBowser, after his 34+ years of service to Engine Co. 27
Biden says the United States will continue to provide assistance to Afghan military and security forces
Water Rescue 800 Water St SW vicinity Capitol Yacht Club. DC firefighters have recovered 1 individual. Sadly, this is a recovery rather than rescue. @DCPoliceDept will be handling
Water rescue 800 Wharf St South-West DC firefighters responding for a person in the water in the vicinity of the Capitol Yacht Club
MPD reports the vehicle crash has cleared and the 2200 block of Minnesota Avenue, SE, has reopened to traffic
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