President Biden is raising wages for federal firefighters to no less than $15 an hour, as the White House seeks to put a spotlight on the growing threats of wildfires and heat waves exacerbated by climate change
Shooting Investigation in the 600 block of Atlantic St SE. No lookout.
Shooting investigation in the 6000blk of Eads St NE. No lookout at this time
Shooting in Logan Circle is now a homicide investigation. The call for service came in at 9:11 p.m. in the 1400 block of R St NW, just steps away from Logan Circle restaurants.
Police investigating shooting near Logan Circle
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Scene of a shooting in Logan Circle. Reports of roughly 10 shots.
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State Department: "We call on all parties to commit to an immediate, indefinite, negotiated ceasefire, so as to end the violence, restore stability to Tigray, and create a context for an inclusive dialogue that preserves the unity, sovereignty and territorial integrity of the Ethiopian state
#The victim is Michelle Jordon Cummings--African American female 56yo (resides in Houston Tx). Victim sitting in the patio area and was not the intended target. Shots were fired on pleasant St in Annapolis her and husband Brought son to be inducted into Naval Academy
Blinken: Returning to the nuclear agreement depends on the decisions of the Iranian leader
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Last year, 15 corporations in the US on the Fortune 500 "paid zero taxes" while making "billions of dollars," according to @POTUS
Invitees to @WhiteHouse 4thofJuly event "should get tested one to three days in advance," says @PressSec
US to begin shipping to Bangladesh 2.5 million doses of @moderna coronavirusvaccine from today, says @PressSec on Air Force One
Bloomberg: The Pentagon official who has been overseeing its new cybersecurity initiative for defense contractors has been placed on leave in connection with a suspected unauthorized disclosure of classified information from a military intelligence agency
Police: 6 young people, ages 12 to 15, arrested after leading police on chase in carjacked SUV
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5 KIDS - AGES 12 to 15 - have been arrested and a HANDGUN was recovered after they fled police in a carjacked SUV. They wrecked here at 14th Pl and C St NE-DC
400 Bl. of O St. N.W. MPD on scene investigating a shooting with two individuals shot, one being a juvenile male and the other an adult female.
"More than 18,000 Afghans who risked their lives to serve the U.S. mission (and their more than 50,000 family members) are at grave risk if left behind," according to @humanrights1st
Advocacy organization says members of Congress will join Afghan leaders, veterans and clergy at a July 1st rally outside of the @WhiteHouse in Lafayette Square to call for the "immediate evacuation" of US allies in Afghanistan to Guam
President Joe Biden directed U.S. military forces carry out airstrikes against Iran-backed militia groups
Shooting in the 2000 block of 14th Street NW. Lookout for Tan sedan OCC: 3 males
DC Police report a shooting in the 1200blk of Connecticut Ave NW. Lookout for a black male, 160lbs. multi colored shirt, yellow and black dress shirt, shoulder bag with a hat. DO NOT APPROACH
Join the Washington DC Firefighters Memorial Foundation for a great Sunday afternoon of baseball at @Nationals Park on July 18th. A $10 donation will be made to the Foundation for every ticket purchased
Mike Gravel, a former U.S. senator from Alaska who read the Pentagon Papers into the Congressional Record and confronted Barack Obama about nuclear weapons during a later presidential run, has died. He was 91
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Blinken "reaffirmed U.S. support for Prime Minister Hamdok and the Civilian-led Transitional Government, and they discussed the Prime Minister's new initiative to reform the Sudanese Armed Forces and integrate other forces into it as a professional army"
"We realized from the beginning it was just bullshit," former US Attorney William Barr says of @POTUS45 Election2020 fraud claims, reports @TheAtlantic
BETHESDA Homicide: On Thurs, police were called to the 4600 blk of Windsor Ln for a welfare check after 66-year-old Geoffrey Biddle did not report to work. Biddle was deceased in the home, a subsequent autopsy determined he had been shot. Death has been ruled a homicide
Robbery Investigation at 0337hrs in the 1400 block of Parkwood Pl NW. Lookout for a B/M approximately 5'5 in height, with a thick beard and wearing a Washington Football Team hat. The suspect is armed with a pistol. DO
5D is on the scene of a confirmed shooting in the 2700 block of New York Avenue, NE No lookout
Blinken to The New York Times: I can't set a date for the possibility of withdrawing from the Iranian nuclear negotiations, but it is approaching
US has been clear about continuing to have a security presence on the ground in Afghanistan to protect its diplomatic mission there, says @PressSec