Washington, DC Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. Dr. Gridlock: Road closures, bus delays continue around Navy YardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Washington Post

    D.C. Police says all lanes are re-opened in the 600 block of M Street SE, near the Washington Navy Yard. Meanwhile, the D.C. Circulator said its Union Station-Navy Yard routes is also experiencing delays Thursday morning after the police activity blocked off roads in the area.

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  2. Terror in Washington DC: shots fired at Navy YardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Spero News

    Police are seekign an active shooter on the grounds of the Navy Yard in Washington DC. Speaking for the Navy, spokesman Petty Officer 1st Class Pedro Rodriguez confirmed that the yard is on lockdown and that all employees have been told to shelter in place.

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  3. Obama legacy: huge consequential wins but more to doRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sydney Morning Herald

    Washington: Last Friday evening US President Barack Obama flew from the tears of Charleston to a White House lit in rainbow lights in celebration of gay marriage. The president did not go outside to enjoy the moment.

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  4. D.C. Navy Yard on Lockdown After Report of GunshotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBS Local

    Our opinions are unbiased and unfiltered, and we never hold back. But the most important voice in D.C. sports is yoursa that's why our phone [...] 99.1 WNEW 99.1 WNEW is the premiere destination for breaking news, traffic and weather information, serving the Greater Washington and Baltimore areas - and everywhere in between.

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  5. Active shooter reported at Navy YardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Washington Examiner

    The main gate into the Washington Navy Yard lies at the juncture of the Eighth Street axis and M Street in Southeast Washington. The Washington Navy Yard was the site of a September 16, 2013 shooting, when a lone gunman opened fire in an office building, killing 12 people and injuring 3. The shooter was Aaron Alexis, a former Navy reservist.

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  6. To reinforce Avocados from Peru's partnership with the Peruvian...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | PR Newswire

    Washingtonian Magazine's "Best Food Truck" Peruvian Brothers Debuts New Avocados From Peru Dish On The National Mall In Washington, D.C. To reinforce Avocados from Peru's partnership with the Peruvian Brothers, the Peruvian Brothers' food trucks and several Washington, D.C. buses have been wrapped with beautiful images of Peru, fresh, ripe avocados and the colorful AFP logo. , were selected as one of three exclusive vendors on the National Mall to serve authentic, traditional food and drink at the 49th Annual Smithsonian Folklife Festival, which features the rich culture of co-sponsored the opening reception of the Folklife Festival and partnered with Peruvian Brothers to showcase the quality and rich taste of Avocados from Peru.

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  7. Live: Washington Navy Yard 'shooter' updates after reports of active gunman on baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Scott Williams told the broadcaster, referencing the 2013 massacre. There were no casualties or injuries at the Washington Navy Yard, CBS News reported, following a lockdown at the facility in the nation's capital amid reports of a shooting. CBS ...

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  8. Washington Navy Yard lockdown: Police declare false alarm after report of shots firedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    A police officer speaks on his phone as a large police presence gathers along M St. in southeast Washington on Thursday, after an official said shots have been reported in a building on the Washington Navy Yard campus. Authorities issued an "all clear" after reports of a possible shooter at the U.S. Navy Yard in Washington, D.C., on Thursday touched off an hours-long lockdown at the military facility.

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  9. Navy Yard on lockdown after report of shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... law enforcement suit up to go in to sweep building. WUSA9's Delia Goncalves describes scene as "pretty chaotic." WASHINGTON (WUSA9) -- U.S. Park Police and Metropolitan Police Department officers are responding to Navy Yard where buildings are on ...

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  10. David H. BennettRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Baltimore Sun

    David H. Bennett, a landscape architect with a special interest in the preservation of cultural and historic landscapes, died of cardiac arrest at his home in Washington on May 11. Mr. Bennett, who was also trained as an architect, thought design projects needed to be understood through the lens of each site's history, culture and evolution over time. "His legacy is seen in work around the globe, often focused on preserving the past for future generations," said a colleague, Marsha Lea.

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  11. Pamela Geller Sues WMATA for Censoring Mohammad CartoonRead the original story

    Thursday | PR Log

    PRLog - July 2, 2015 - WASHINGTON -- Washington, D.C. - Yesterday, the American Freedom Law Center , a national, nonprofit Judeo-Christian law firm, filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority for refusing to run a "Support Free Speech" advertisement that depicted the winning entry of the "Draw Mohammad Contest" recently held in Garland, Texas. The lawsuit was filed in the United States District Court for the District of Columbia on behalf of the advertisement' s sponsors, the American Freedom Defense Initiative and its co-founders, Pamela Geller and Robert Spencer.

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  12. Jeh Johnson, counterterror warrior, social butterflyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Politico

    In a generally stay-at-home administration, one member of the Obama Cabinet is proving to be the toast of the town. Jeh Johnson , the oh-so-serious-on-the-outside secretary of Homeland Security, is fast becoming Washington's No.

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  13. not So Fast? Obama faces backlash over normalizing Cuba relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fox News

    ... told Fox News Latino. LeoGrande, author of "Back Channel to Cuba: The Hidden History of Negotiations between Washington and Havana," also called the announcement a "major step" toward normalizing relations between the two long-time adversaries. The ...

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  14. PBS independence Day tradition marks 35 years on PBSRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Jerry Colbert, who had been making documentaries in Washington, D.C., sensed that a live TV broadcast of the National Symphony Orchestra Independence Day concerts that the orchestra initiated in 1979 on the Capitol lawn would make for something well worth watching.  "I thought if we could make a television program out of this it could be a spectacular show for the whole country," recalled Colbert, who grew up in Boylston and graduated from St. John's High School in Shrewsbury and the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester.  For July 4, 1981, he had the go-ahead from PBS - and some money. A little money, anyway.

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  15. HERE Adds Reversible Express Lanes Feature to Traffic ServiceRead the original story

    Wednesday | Directions Magazine

    ... Hare Airport into Chicago, the availability of the Kennedy Express Lanes can shave ten minutes off your commute." Washington, D.C.: I-395 HOV Lanes, I-95 HOV Lanes, I-64 HOV Lanes, Canal Rd, Reservoir Rd, Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway NW

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  16. Fishers man to compete July 7 on JeopardyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... in May with degrees in chemical engineering, chemistry and political science. He will attend the University of Washington this fall to work on his doctorate in chemical engineering. He joined WTHR Sunrise for a Skype interview Thursday morning from ...

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  17. Brookes: Deal or no deal, Iran still a threatRead the original story

    Wednesday | Boston Herald

    With the deadline pushed off until July 7, I'm betting that an Iran nuke deal actually will be trumpeted over the July 4 holiday weekend, since the best time to put out controversial news in Washington, D.C., is near or over a break. Well, most Americans will be distracted by festivities of fireworks, food and family, giving Team Obama plenty of time to get their talking points together before the nation refocuses on the issues of the day next Monday.

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  18. Ex-CNN Reporter Hailed As Hero After Fatally Shooting Motel Room Armed Robber [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Daily Caller

    ... The incident occurred shortly before midnight at a Motel 6. The couple stopped there on a cross-country trip from Washington D.C. to California. Russell told KOB that she went out to her car while de Caro was in the shower. When she got back to the ...

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  19. U.S. ready to restore ties and establish embassy in HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Item Extra

    ... political-economic section chief. Cuba has an interests section in a stately manor in the Adams Morgan section of Washington that could be upgraded. In May, Cuba announced that its banking services for that office had been restored, a precondition ...

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  20. Emails show top officials aware of Clinton's private addressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Erie Times News

    In this Jan. 23, 2014, then-Secretary of State Hillary Rodham testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing on the deadly September attack on the U.S. diplomatic mission in Benghazi, Libya, that killed Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans. Senior Obama administration officials, including the White House chief of staff, knew as early as 2009 that Hillary Rodham Clinton was using a private email address for her government correspondence, according to some 3,000 pages of correspondence released by the State Department late Tuesday night, June 20, 2015.

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