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Despite pandemic, Trump promoting July 4th fireworks in DC over mayor's objections

Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, President Trump is set to host a 4th of July event from the South Lawn on Saturday. As many as 300,000 could attend.

The grand wizard of the KKK only cares about himself🖕
Yeah but protests are immune.

7/3/2020 5:06:00 AM

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Trump plans huge July 4 fireworks show despite DC's concerns

Trump plans huge July 4 fireworks show despite DC's concerns

7/2/2020 5:30:00 AM

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Despite Some Disapproval, White Evangelicals Haven't Budged On Voting For Trump: Survey

Despite some disapproval, white evangelicals haven't budged on voting for Trump: survey

7/2/2020 3:45:00 AM

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Trump plans huge July 4 fireworks show despite DC's concerns

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s July Fourth celebration on the National Mall will feature one of the largest fireworks displays ever and as many as 300,000 face masks will be given away...

7/2/2020 2:00:00 AM

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Trump Calls Bounty Report A 'Hoax' Despite Administration's Briefing Of Congress

The president dismisses the allegation as politically motivated. The Senate Intelligence Committee is scheduled to receive a briefing on the matter Wednesday.

7/1/2020 7:57:00 PM

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This July Fourth, deaths of three Marines haunt Donald Trump on Russian bounty to Taliban

President Donald Trump has been briefed that Vladimir Putin might have paid for dead U.S. troops, and he owes the American people answers: Our view

7/1/2020 4:45:00 PM

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Despite Some Disapproval, White Evangelicals Haven't Budged On Voting For Trump: Survey

White evangelicals' approval of Trump has slipped slightly, but ultimately, they are sticking with their man.

7/1/2020 2:33:00 PM

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DC mayor caught between activists, police in funding battle

WASHINGTON (AP) — Muriel Bowser’s national profile had never been higher, thanks to a Twitter beef with President Donald Trump and a renewed push to turn the nation's capital into the 51st state....

6/28/2020 3:45:00 PM

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Trump Is Still Running Against The City And Idea Of Washington, D.C.

Issues of vanity aside, the mask has become an emblem of submission to experts, to officialdom — to Washington. By the same token, the refusal to wear a mask becomes another badge of defiance.

6/27/2020 8:56:00 PM

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House approves Washington, D.C., statehood in historic vote

House Democrats passed a bill to make Washington, D.C., the 51st U.S. state. The bill is unlikely to advance in the Republican-led Senate

6/27/2020 4:05:00 AM

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House Passes Bill That Would Admit Washington, D.C., as 51st State

The House passed a bill Friday to admit Washington, D.C., as the 51st state, after the campaign found fresh urgency among Democrats when federal personnel clashed with protesters on the capital city's streets earlier this month

6/26/2020 10:34:00 PM

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House passes bill to make Washington DC the 51st state

House passes bill to make Washington DC the 51st state

6/26/2020 9:45:00 PM

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Q&A: How Washington, D.C., Would Become a State

How the process works and what supporters and opponents say.

6/26/2020 8:45:00 PM

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Washington DC office vacancy rates, rent oulook during recession - Business Insider

Washington DC's office market is normally recession-proof. Here's how things could play out this time as vacancy rates soar.

6/26/2020 8:01:00 PM

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DC protesters pull down, burn statue of Confederate general

WASHINGTON (AP) — Protesters toppled the only statue of a Confederate general in the nation's capital and set it on fire on Juneteenth, the day marking the end of slavery in the United States,...

6/20/2020 9:14:00 AM

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Former Under Armour CEO sells Washington, DC mansion: photos, details - Business Insider

Former Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank just sold his Washington, DC, mansion for $17 million — 60% of its 2018 asking price. Take a look inside.

6/19/2020 11:41:00 PM

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Statue of Washington Redskins founder removed from DC stadium

The US marks Juneteenth today as Black Lives Matter and anti-racist protests continue to spread. Follow here for the latest updates.

6/19/2020 6:30:00 PM

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Senate confirms Trump's pick to the D.C. Circuit

Senate Republicans and the conservative legal community lauded Trump’s decision to nominate Justin Walker.

6/18/2020 9:45:00 PM

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A Walking Tour of Too Free's Washington D.C.

Rolling Stone’s latest Artist You Need to Know shows us the meaning of “true community”

6/18/2020 9:45:00 PM

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DC superheroes coming to your headphones as Spotify signs podcast deal

DC superheroes coming to your headphones as Spotify signs podcast deal

6/18/2020 8:00:00 PM

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Washington Redskins Change Their Name To The D.C. Redskins

Washington Redskins Change Their Name To The D.C. Redskins

6/18/2020 6:51:00 PM

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Washington DC faces House vote to become the 51st state

Democrats controlling the House have slated a vote next week to make the District of Columbia the 51st state.

6/17/2020 11:01:00 AM

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House to vote on historic D.C. statehood bill next week

“This is not just an issue of local governance and fairness, it is a major civil rights issue as well,” says Steny Hoyer.

6/17/2020 10:01:00 AM

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House to vote on D.C. statehood next week

House to vote on D.C. statehood next week

6/17/2020 6:15:00 AM

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House Democrats, Aiming To Make A Point, Plan Vote On D.C. Statehood

The House will vote next week on a bill to make the District of Columbia the 51st state — marking the first time since 1993 that Congress will have voted on the issue.

6/16/2020 11:40:00 PM

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White House line on virus testing manages to get a little worse

.MaddowBlog: White House line on virus testing manages to get a little worse

6/16/2020 5:13:00 PM

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Melania Trump Renegotiated Prenup Before Moving Into White House

Melania Trump Renegotiated Prenup Before Moving Into White House WhatDoYouThink?

6/16/2020 3:48:00 PM

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House demands coronavirus loan info from Treasury, banks

A House subcommittee investigating billions of dollars in coronavirus aid is demanding that the Trump administration turn over detailed information about companies that applied for and received federal loans intended for small businesses

6/16/2020 3:15:00 PM

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D.C. Mayor Bowser Battles Trump Over George Floyd Protests

Recent confrontation between Washington’s mayor and president Trump highlight the unique relationship between the nation’s capital city and the federal government

6/10/2020 6:15:00 PM

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Barr defends police response, military presence in D.C. in letter to mayor Bowser

Attorney General Barr defends the federal law enforcement and military presence in Washington, D.C., after the city's mayor rebuked him and President Trump for “inflaming” and “adding to the grievances” of protesters.

6/10/2020 8:00:00 AM

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Meet the mayor who took on Trump in his front yard

Washington Mayor Bowser has clashed with Trump over his response to George Floyd's death, with implications for everything from the name and control of city streets to the 2020 presidential race.

6/10/2020 5:20:00 AM

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D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser Won't Bow to Trump Threats, Says He's in Her Backyard

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser Won't Bow to Trump Threats, Says He's in Her Backyard

6/10/2020 12:04:00 AM

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Trump Says He's Considering Ideas For Policing 'In A Much More Gentle Fashion'

The president on Monday rejects calls to disband or defund police departments. But he said, 'We're going to talk about ideas how we can do it better.'

6/9/2020 3:03:00 AM

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Polls: Trump approval drops amid George Floyd protests, coronavirus

Polls: Trump approval drops amid George Floyd protests, coronavirus

6/8/2020 7:30:00 PM

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Steph Curry Joins Anti-Trump Chant At Protest, 'Donald Trump Has Got To Go!'

'Hey, hey! Ho, ho! Donald Trump has got to go!'

6/8/2020 7:15:00 PM

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DC Mayor Muriel Bowser says Trump's response to protests brought out more demonstrators

Throughout the week, tensions between D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser and President Donald Trump have grown over the federal response to the protests in the city.

6/8/2020 5:29:00 AM

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‘We came right up to the edge.’ Military says active duty forces almost sent into DC

‘We came right up to the edge': Military says active duty forces almost sent into DC

6/8/2020 1:30:00 AM

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National Guardsmen begin departing D.C., capping turbulent week

Thousands of National Guardsmen began withdrawing from the nation's capital, capping a turbulent week

6/7/2020 10:40:00 PM

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Barr says Trump never demanded 10,000 active-duty troops

The attorney general said the president never went that far.

6/7/2020 10:00:00 PM

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Dempsey: Trump's 'inflammatory' threat to use active duty troops hurts US military

The former Joints Chiefs of Staff chairman was critical of President Donald Trump's response to protests following the death of George Floyd.

6/7/2020 4:59:00 PM

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Mayor Muriel Bowser says Trump's response to protests brought out more demonstrators

Throughout the week, tensions between D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser and President Donald Trump have grown over the federal response to the protests in the city.

6/7/2020 4:18:00 PM

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George Floyd Protests Planned Nationwide Saturday Seek Police Reforms

Large crowds are expected in Washington on the 12th day of protests sparked by the killing of George Floyd while in police custody

6/6/2020 5:00:00 PM

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Seattle mayor bans 1 type of tear gas amid protests

The Seattle mayor has banned the police use of one type of tear gas as protests continue in the city and nationally over the killing of George Floyd

6/6/2020 4:03:00 PM

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Buffalo Mayor Says Police Union Is 'On The Wrong Side Of History'

The mayor said the union “pushed” dozens of officers to resign.

6/6/2020 3:08:00 PM

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Taiwan Voters Throw China-Friendly Mayor Out of Office

One of Taiwan’s most prominent China-friendly politicians was recalled as mayor of the self-ruled island’s third-largest city—the second electoral setback in less than six months for Taiwanese advocates of a more accommodating posture toward Beijing

6/6/2020 2:46:00 PM

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DC Mayor Has 'Black Lives Matter' Painted On Street Leading To White House

The local chapter of Black Lives Matter dismissed the mural as a “performative distraction from real policy changes.”

6/6/2020 2:37:00 PM

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Defense Secretary Supposedly Didn’t Know He Was Joining Trump’s Authoritarian Photo Op

According to Mark Esper, who has come under intense criticism for his participation in Trump’s dictatorial theatrics, he and Mark Milley weren’t in on the president's church stunt

6/6/2020 12:01:00 PM

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California Mayor Resigns After Email About Police Brutality Sparks Outrage

James “Stew” Steward wrote that he didn't believe 'a good person of color' had ever been killed by an officer. He blamed the wording on voice-to-text tec...

6/6/2020 9:19:00 AM

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Former Trump chief of staff John Kelly to voters: 'Look harder' at who you elect

John Kelly is the latest former senior Trump official to criticize Trump after the Pentagon rushed active duty military personnel to the region amid protests.

6/6/2020 4:03:00 AM

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Active Duty Troops On Standby Outside Washington, D.C., Being Sent Back To Home Bases

The approximately 1,600 active-duty soldiers who were airlifted to military bases near D.C. for possible deployment in the nation's capital are being ordered to return to their home bases.

6/6/2020 2:44:00 AM

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Washington D.C. Paints 'Black Lives Matter' on Street Leading to the White House

The city has also renamed a plaza after the movement.

6/6/2020 2:11:00 AM

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Weekend George Floyd Protests Planned, Seeking Police Reforms

Protesters planned to take to the streets again Friday, with calls on social media for one million demonstrators to gather in Washington, D.C., this weekend

6/6/2020 1:45:00 AM

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D.C. mayor has huge 'Black Lives Matter' name painted on street leading to White House

The act was intended to honor protesters who had peacefully assembled earlier this week.

6/6/2020 1:00:00 AM

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Defying mayor, Trump threatens to deploy more federal forces to D.C.

Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser has requested Trump “withdraw all extraordinary federal law enforcement and military presence” from the city.

6/5/2020 11:45:00 PM

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Street in Front of White House Officially Renamed 'Black Lives Matter Plaza'

“Black Lives Matter” also painted on the street leading up to the president’s residence

6/5/2020 11:08:00 PM

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D.C. mayor unveils 'black lives matter' painted on streets of capital

Giant Black Lives Matter Letters Painted on DC street near White House

6/5/2020 10:12:00 PM

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George Floyd protest updates: Biden calls Trump's comments about Floyd 'despicable'

George Floyd protest updates.

6/5/2020 8:57:00 PM

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D.C. Mayor Demands Trump Withdraw Troops From City: ‘The Protesters Have Been Peaceful’

Overall, more than 5,800 troops, agents, and officers have taken to the streets of the nation’s capital in the past week.

6/5/2020 8:14:00 PM

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D.C. Mayor Demands Trump Withdraw Troops From City: ‘The Protesters Have Been Peaceful’

6/5/2020 6:55:00 PM

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Washington DC paints huge 'Black Lives Matter' mural on street leading up to White House - Business Insider

Washington DC paints huge 'Black Lives Matter' mural on street leading up to White House

6/5/2020 6:34:00 PM

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DC Mayor Bowswer calls on Trump to withdraw military from streets - Business Insider

DC Mayor Bowser calls on Trump to withdraw military and federal law enforcement from district, ends state of emergency

6/5/2020 6:14:00 PM

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Paris bans George Floyd protest planned at U.S. Embassy

Paris bans George Floyd protest planned at U.S. Embassy

6/5/2020 5:50:00 PM

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'Black Lives Matter' mural painted in DC near the White House at direction of DC Mayor Muriel Bowser - reports

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser has criticized the federal government's handling of the protests in the city.

6/5/2020 5:16:00 PM

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DC mayor officially requests Trump remove all federal law enforcement and military presence from the city

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser has written an extensive letter to President Trump requesting federal law enforcement be withdrawn from the district

6/5/2020 5:13:00 PM

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National Guard troops surge into DC for George Floyd protests but who's in charge?

With local streets jammed with protesters for days on end, hundreds of National Guard troops have poured into the nation's capital.

6/5/2020 4:27:00 PM

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George Floyd protests created a surge in voter registrations, groups say

George Floyd protests created a surge in voter registrations, groups say

6/5/2020 3:50:00 PM

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Washington DC paints a giant 'Black Lives Matter' message on the road to the White House

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6/5/2020 3:31:00 PM

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Peaceful protests for George Floyd prevail in New Jersey, despite history of racial tensions with police

Peaceful protests for George Floyd prevail in New Jersey, despite history of racial tensions with police

6/5/2020 3:30:00 AM

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