- Breitbart News 02:44April 4, 2021Watch: Anti-Capitalist Agitator Falls off NYC Building While Attempting to Deface ItAn anti-capitalist agitator fell, landing on his back when he attempted to scale the Chase Bank building in Manhattan Friday.
< Economy, Environment, Politics, Chase Bank, Dakota Access Pipeline, Manhattan, New York City, Washington DC >
- The Guardian 18:38April 3, 2021Washington shaken after officer and suspect killed in attack at US CapitolNancy Pelosi calls officer who died ‘a martyr for democracy’ as attack on Friday afternoon stirs memories of Capitol insurrectionWashington woke on Saturday shaken by another deadly attack at the US Capitol, an incident which left a police officer and a suspect dead and stirred memories of 6 January, when supporters of Donald Trump stormed the building in an attempt to overturn the election. Related: US Capitol: one officer and suspect dead after car rams into barrier Continue reading...
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- The Guardian 03:38April 3, 2021US Capitol lockdown: one officer and suspect dead after car rams into barrierPolice shoot suspect after he allegedly rams vehicle and then lunges at officers with a knifeA police officer and a suspect were dead on Friday after the suspect rammed a vehicle into two US Capitol police officers outside Congress in Washington, then lunged at others with a knife.The suspect was shot. Two officers were taken to hospital. Police named the officer who died as William “Billy” Evans, an 18-year veteran of the department. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 17:37March 28, 2021Kamala Harris is reportedly 'bothered' that she hasn't been able to move into her official Washington DC residence nearly two months after inaugurationAn administration official told CNN that it is "unclear" why the renovations are still ongoing, but Harris is reportedly "bothered" by the delay.
< Politics, Kamala Harris, Doug Emhoff, Naval Observatory, Washington DC, Joe Biden, moving in, Home Renovation >
- Business Insider 16:38March 27, 2021Calls for DC statehood reignited following Capitol insurrection: The fight for the 51st state explainedThe fight for DC statehood faces an uphill battle in the Senate, but activists argue the current political climate is ripe for adding a 51st state.
< Politics, Washington DC, Statehood, 51st State, Capitol attack, analysis >
- Business Insider 18:49March 24, 2021DC statehood is not a 'power grab.' It's about full representation and respect.While Republicans argue that Democrats are seeking DC statehood to cement power, the push for full representation previously had bipartisan support.
< Politics, DC Statehood, 51st State, Washington DC, Muriel Bowser, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Democrats, Congressional Republicans, analysis, Ayanna Pressley, Black Americans >
- Business Insider 23:56March 22, 2021GOP Rep. Jody Hice argued against DC statehood by incorrectly citing a lack of car dealershipsHice made the false statement during a House Oversight and Reform Committee hearing for H.R. 51, the bill that would grant statehood to the District.
< Politics, DC Statehood, Washington DC, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Jody Hice, Constitution, Congress >
- Breitbart News 01:10March 18, 2021Man Arrested for Firearm/Ammo Offenses Near Vice President's ResidenceA man was arrested Wednesday for firearm and ammunition offenses on Naval Observatory grounds near the official residence of the Vice President of the United States.
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, Kamala Harris, Naval Observatory, Vice President, Washington DC >
- New York Magazine 17:06March 14, 2021The Slow Push to ‘Free the Capitol’ From its FencingTwo months after the Capitol riot, the political divide inside Congress has made it difficult to address the razor-wire divide outside.
< politics, washington dc, capitol riot, us capitol, capitol fencing, tim ryan, eleanor holmes norton, rodney davis, national security, congress >
- Business Insider 17:00March 14, 2021A lawmaker pushing to rename the FBI headquarters dismissed J. Edgar Hoover as racist and misogynisticRep. Gerry Connolly said he introduced legislation to replace the nod to former FBI Director J. Edgar Hoover with "somebody who deserves it."
< Politics, News, FBI, J. Edgar Hoover, Gerry Connolly, Reparations, Washington DC >
- Business Insider 16:58March 13, 2021Man charged with assaulting cop during Capitol riot, stole police badge and buried it in backyardThomas Siddick of Buffalo, New York, was arrested on Friday on five charges, including assaulting, resisting, or impeding officers.
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- Business Insider 23:03March 8, 2021A billionaire cognitive scientist pissed off his DC neighbors with Transformers in his yard, and he explains it's about curing Parkinson's with a computer chipNewton Howard, a renowned cognitive scientist, told Insider that his Transformers display is also a partial rebuke of Elon Musk.
< Politics, Elon Musk, Transformers, Newton Howard, Washington DC, Georgetown >
- Business Insider 19:51March 7, 2021Lauren Boebert, who once expressed support for QAnon, accused Democrats of being 'obsessed with conspiracy theories'GOP Rep. Lauren Boerbert of Colorado has previously said she hopes the QAnon conspiracy theory was real but denied being a follower.
< Politics, UK Weekend, News UK, capitol riots, Lauren Boebert, QAnon, Washington DC, Fox news >
- Business Insider 14:21March 6, 2021A handful of QAnon followers flew all the way from California to DC in hopes of watching Trump's March 4 'inauguration'March 4 had become a highly anticipated date for followers of the QAnon conspiracy theory, who believed it was the day Trump would return to power.
< Politics, UK Weekend, News UK, QAnon, Conspiracy Theories, Donald Trump, Washington DC >
- Business Insider 15:39March 5, 2021Photos show intense security around the US Capitol ahead of a QAnon insurrection that nobody showed up forThe Capitol was on high alert amid fears of more far-right violence following the January 6 insurrection by Trump supporters.
< Politics, US Capitol, far-right extremism, March 4, QAnon, News UK, Washington DC, UK Weekend >
- Business Insider 00:55March 4, 2021The 8 best Airbnbs in Washington, DC, from Dupont Circle to Capitol HillVisitors flock to DC for its iconic landmarks, cherry blossoms, and world-class restaurants and museums. Here are the best Airbnbs in Washington, DC.
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- Breitbart News 03:28March 3, 2021Michigan National Guard Protecting U.S. Capitol Made Ill by 'Substandard' FoodNational Guardsmen from Michigan deployed to protect the U.S. Capitol have been given substandard food, according to troops stationed there.
< National Security, Politics, Bill Huizenga, Gretchen Whitmer, Michigan, Nancy Pelosi, National Guard, U.S. Capitol, Washington DC >
- Business Insider 01:01February 25, 2021The best US destinations to travel to in March, plus where to stay and socially distant activities to enjoyWe detail the best US vacations for March, from mountain towns to catch the end of ski season to warm-weather getaways, plus top hotels for each.
< Travel, Reviews, Travel (Reviews), Features, Insider Reviews 2021, IP Roundups, IP Freelance, Travel, Insider Picks Hotel Reviews, Hotels, Insider Picks Hotels, Insider Picks New York City Hotels, Insider Picks Orlando Hotels, Insider Picks Washington DC Hotels, Insider Picks Newport Hotels, Orlando, New York City, Washington DC, Newport, Sun Valley, park city, Insider Picks Travel, Insider Picks Experiences >
- Business Insider 00:28February 23, 2021Take a look inside Kamala Harris' multimillion-dollar real estate portfolio, which includes property in California and Washington, DCVice President Kamala Harris owns property in Brentwood, Los Angeles, along with Washington, D.C., along with her husband Doug Emhoff.
< Politics, Features, Politics, Kamala Harris, BI Select, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Brentwood, Washington DC, BI Selects, Arts & Culture >
- Business Insider 15:34February 20, 2021National Guard on standby in DC for March 4 - the day QAnon followers believe that Trump will become presidentThe conspiracy theorists are clinging on to the bizarre hope that Trump will be sworn in as president on March 4, 2021.
< Politics, Military & Defense, UK Weekend, News UK, QAnon, March 4, National Guard, Washington DC, Donald Trump >
- Business Insider 20:22February 19, 2021Trump hotel employees say they had to pretend to support the president: 'Inside I was dying'For employees at the Trump International Hotel who weren't Donald Trump supporters, pretending to be one was an unwritten rule of the job.
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- Breitbart News 18:33February 18, 2021White House Calls Early Lid for Joe Biden Due to Winter WeatherThe White House called a lid for Joe Biden on Thursday, after an inch of snow and sleet fell in Washington, DC.
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- Breitbart News 15:26February 18, 2021Joe Biden Postpones Visit to Michigan Vaccine Production Site Due to SnowPresident Joe Biden postponed a planned visit to Michigan on Thursday, citing a snowstorm in the region of Washington, DC, according to reports.
< Health, Politics, Science, Joe Biden, Michigan, Pfizer, Washington DC, White House >
- Breitbart News 17:41February 15, 2021Biden Breaks Historic Political Norms, Fires Independent Board AppointeesThe Biden administration has broken with historical norms by firing Trump-appointed members of independent agencies serving fixed terms, a move that one appointee claims is illegal in a lawsuit. At least one Democrat supporting the effort says this must be done because some of the appointees are too white.
< Politics, Social Justice, Gautam Raghavan, Joe Biden, Washington DC >
- Business Insider 16:54February 12, 2021OAN said it was not Trump who led rioters to the Capitol but the Pierre L'Enfant, Washington's 18th-century architectThe pro-Trump news network attributed the Capitol riot to a 230-year-old road plan in a seeming misinterpretation of impeachment managers' arguments.
< Politics, Media, News UK, Donald Trump, OANN, Washington DC, Capitol Siege, One America News Network >
- Breitbart News 23:37February 7, 2021BLM-Antifa Protesters Chant ‘Burn it Down’ During March Through Nation's CapitalBlack Lives Matter and Antifa protesters marched through the streets of Washington, DC, on Saturday night. In one video, marchers can be heard chanting "burn it down." The protesters also became violent with a D.C. police officer outside a restaurant.
< Law and Order, Politics, Pre-Viral, Antifa, Black Lives Matter, Washington DC Metropolitan Police Department >
- Breitbart News 22:59February 7, 2021Former Senate GOP, RNC Staffer Accused of Distributing Child PornographyA former Senate GOP and Republican National Committee (RNC) staffer accused of distributing child pornography was arrested at his Washington, D.C., home Friday.
< Crime, Politics, Pre-Viral, Child Pornography, Homeland Security Investigations, Republican National Committee, Senate GOP, Washington DC >
- Business Insider 17:34February 7, 2021Trump's DC hotel is hiking prices for March 4 - the day QAnon followers think the former president will be sworn inTrump International Hotel is hiking rates up for the day that QAnon followers believe will see him become the first legitimate president since 1871.
< Politics, News, Donald Trump inauguration, Trump Hotels, QAnon, Washington DC, UK News, UK Weekend >
- Breitbart News 01:02February 7, 2021Shattered Glass Portrait of Vice President Kamala Harris Erected in D.C.A shattered glass portrait of Vice President Kamala Harris memorializing her career was erected this week on the National Mall in Washington, DC.
< 2020 Election, Politics, Pre-Viral, Abortion, Douglas Emhoff, Kamala Harris, National Mall, Planned Parenthood, shattered glass portrait, Washington DC >
- Business Insider 18:19February 6, 2021Republican lawmakers say Pelosi skirted by House metal detectors installed after the Capitol riot and should be finedAt least two Republican lawmakers who've refused to walk through the metal detectors installed after the Capitol riot have received $5,000 fines.
< Politics, Congress, Nancy Pelosi, capitol riot, GOP, Republican, Washington DC >
- Business Insider 16:33February 6, 2021I rode on Amtrak's Acela for the first time and while it wasn't the high-speed journey I expected, I can't wait to see what's nextRiding on Acela was highly impressive and the line is set to improve in the upcoming years with new trains and stations along the Northeast Corridor.
< Transportation, Travel, News, Planes, Amtrak, Acela, Train, Rail travel, Trains, BITranspo, CT Visual Features, Penn Station, New York, Boston, Washington DC >
- Breitbart News 16:41February 5, 2021Lauren Boebert Receives D.C. Concealed Carry PermitU.S. Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO) received the Washington, DC, concealed carry permit she told Breitbart News she was pursuing in December.
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, Concealed Carry, Lauren Boebert, Nancy Pelosi, Self-Defense, Washington DC >
- Business Insider 02:00February 3, 2021Here's a look at all the lavish properties Jeff Bezos owns across the USThe former Amazon CEO has a new Los Angeles estate, multiple NYC apartments, a Washington DC mansion, and a 30,000-acre Texas ranch.
< Real Estate, Features, Jeff Bezos, Amazon, Los Angeles, Seattle, New York City, Texas, Blue Origin, Washington DC, Mansion, MacKenzie Bezos, Arts & Culture, BI Select >
- Breitbart News 04:35January 30, 2021Illinois Gov. Pritzker Blocks Troops from Helping Chicago, Sends Them to D.C. InsteadIllinois Democrat Gov. J.B. Pritzker has authorized the use of 500 Illinois National Guard members for Washington, DC, claiming there is a "heightened threat environment" in the nation's Capital.
< Politics, Black Lives Matter, Capitol riot, Chicago, J.B. Pritzker, JB Pritzker, National Guard, Washington DC >
- Breitbart News 22:57January 28, 2021Nancy Pelosi: House Members Who Carry Guns for Self-Defense Are the 'Enemy Within'House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) referred to pro-gun House members such Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO) as the "enemy within" on Thursday.
< 2nd Amendment, Politics, Lauren Boebert, Nancy Pelosi, Self-Defense, Thomas Massie, Washington DC >
- New York Magazine 21:58January 28, 2021Biden Moves to Undo Trump Health Policies: Live UpdatesPresident Biden is signing executive actions that expand access to health care amid the pandemic and begin unraveling his predecessor’s policies.
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- Breitbart News 01:14January 28, 2021Majority of Senate Democrats Push for Washington, D.C. StatehoodApproximately 39 members of the Democratic conference within the United States Senate—more than half of the party's overall majority within the chamber—are backing an effort to grant statehood to Washington, D.C.
< 2020 Election, Politics, D.C. statehood, Gary Peters, Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Senate, Tom Carper, Washington DC >
- Business Insider 21:07January 26, 2021DC National Guard commander says the Pentagon took away authority to send in a quick reaction force to respond to Capitol riots"I absolutely wish I could have got there sooner," the major general overseeing the DC National Guard said.
< Military & Defense, Politics, National Guard, Washington DC, Capitol Siege, Pentagon >
- New York Magazine 00:33January 24, 2021Impeachment Trial Delay Lines up COVID Stimulus Push: Live UpdatesMeanwhile, the Biden administration is continuing its efforts to de-Trump the federal government on multiple fronts.
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- Breitbart News 20:21January 23, 2021Jill Biden Delivers Cookies to National Guard Troops Following Capitol ControversyFirst lady Jill Biden delivered a batch of cookies to members of the National Guard in Washington, DC, on Friday following the series of events Thursday evening that saw troops instructed to leave the U.S. Capitol and wait in a parking garage following a mask-related complaint from a Democrat congressman, although the lawmaker appeared to deny that the relocation of the members originated from his grievance.
< Politics, Bill Keating, Jill Biden, National Guard, Washington DC >
- Business Insider 17:42January 23, 2021From Peace Corp volunteer to Capitol insurrectionist: How Thomas Baranyi went from being a quiet, troubled kid to a man who felt betrayed by politicsBaranyi's hand was still splattered in the blood of the woman shot when he gave a TV interview justifying the storming of the Capitol.
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- Business Insider 16:41January 23, 2021Biden apologizes to National Guard chief after 5,000 soldiers had to reportedly sleep in a DC parking garage with only one bathroomBiden apologized after pictures emerge of troops sleeping on the concrete floor of a parking garage.
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- Breitbart News 00:55January 23, 2021D.C. Mayor Bowser: Dem-Led House, Senate Will Pass D.C. Statehood, Bring it to Biden's DeskWashington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser told "Just the News" on Friday that the Democratic-led Senate and House will vote in favor of statehood for the District of Columbia and send the bill to President Joe Biden's desk, who has expressed support for D.C. statehood in the past.
< Clips, Politics, D.C. statehood, Democratic Party, Joe Biden, Muriel Bowser, Republican Party, Washington DC >
- New York Magazine 00:39January 23, 2021Biden Apologizes After National Guard Troops Are Sent to Parking GaragesAfter two weeks protecting the Capitol grounds, troops were ordered to vacate the complex and sleep on the concrete floors of parking garages.
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- Business Insider 20:30January 21, 2021How to get a job in the power corridors of WashingtonThere's no shortage of career paths in the nation's capital. Here are some tips to navigate the DC job scene to find work in the Biden administration, Congress and K Street.
< Politics, Careers, Subscriber Collection, Jobs, Washington, Congress, Washington DC, K Street, Lobbying, Biden administration, Internships, Capitol Hill, White House, federal agencies >
- The Guardian(UK) 20:27January 20, 2021‘I can exhale now’: Washington locals express hope as Biden sworn inResidents in eerily quiet Washington DC relieved to see Trump leave while 25,000 national guard troops on patrol Biden inauguration – live updatesAs she watched Donald Trump’s helicopter lift away from the White House on Wednesday morning, Nadine Seiler said, she gave it the finger.“I’ve been protesting him for four years,” the 55-year-old said. “I can exhale now that he’s gone.” Continue reading...
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- The Guardian(UK) 11:00January 20, 2021'This is not freedom': a militarized US Capitol is being called a ‘war zone’In the aftermath of the attack, a huge security crackdown has left local residents disoriented and prompted condemnationIn early 2003, as government buildings across Iraq were being looted, Donald Rumsfeld told reporters, “Freedom’s untidy.” Iraq was “being liberated”, he said. “Free people are free to make mistakes and commit crimes and do bad things. They’re also free to live their lives and do wonderful things.”Iraqi journalist Ali Adeeb Alnaemi was in Baghdad at the time. “I was driving around and seeing looting and burning while American soldiers were standing there, and they would say to me, ‘We have no orders to interfere,’” he said. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 04:07January 20, 2021Biden's inauguration will be held in a sad, military-occupied DC. Never forget how Trump got us here.Washington, DC, is silent and occupied by 25,000 troops for Joe Biden's inauguration, because Trump broke the norm of the peaceful transfer of power.
< Opinion, Politics, News, BI Commentary, Opinion, Joe Biden inauguration, Washington DC, National Guard, occupation, Military, President Donald Trump, Capitol Siege >
- The Guardian 03:14January 20, 2021Joe Biden holds memorial for 400,000 Americans who have died of Covid-19In first large-scale acknowledgment of pandemic’s sweeping toll in the US, Kamala Harris says Americans can ‘begin healing together’Joe Biden memorialized the more than 400,000 Americans who have died from Covid-19 during a vigil in Washington DC late Tuesday afternoon, as many Americans took to social media in collective mourning. Continue reading...
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- Business Insider 01:41January 20, 2021US Capitol insurrection
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