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Ready for battle: DC’s Joan of Arc statue wields sword once more. Ready for battle: DC’s Joan of Arc statue wields sword once more.
WASHINGTON — One of D.C.’s standout statues has been made whole again. The missing sword of the Joan of Arc statute that lives in Meridian Hill Park has been replaced. The 96-year-old bronze statue was a gift to the women of the United States from the women of France. “We’ve been waiting a lot of time for the sword. She’s my favorite statue in my favorite park, so I’m very glad to see that s...
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Cherry blossoms peaking soon in Washington. Cherry blossoms peaking soon in Washington.
(CNN) — It's a Washington tradition that isn't subject to partisan bickering or a lobbyist's best efforts to influence. It's the annual blooming of the US capital's cherry blossoms, which are predicted to be in peak bloom starting on March 27 and running through March 31, according to the National Park Service. If you want to see those pink and white petals still attached to trees, that's the ...
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DC’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade celebrates Irish-American heritage. DC’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade celebrates Irish-American heritage.
WASHINGTON — The 48th St. Patrick’s Day Parade in D.C. must have had the luck of the Irish, because the sunny weather made Sunday the perfect day for a parade. There was no shortage of people decked out in green lining the sides of Constitution Avenue Northwest to watch the marchers. The Grand Marshal was NBC 4’s Pat Collins. The parade’s website said this year’s theme was “showcasing DC ...
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DC cherry blossoms’ peak bloom period pushed back. DC cherry blossoms’ peak bloom period pushed back.
WASHINGTON — Colder-than-normal weather forecasted for this week has forced the National Park Service to push back the D.C. cherry blossoms’ predicted peak bloom period. On Monday, the National Park Service predicted the peak bloom period of the cherry blossoms will now occur between March 27 and 31. Earlier this month, the peak bloom was projected to start between March 17 and 20. “Looking at...
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DC Snow Alert: Here's When You Could See Some. DC Snow Alert: Here's When You Could See Some.
Don't get too comfortable with this warm weather, as another Arctic chill is coming. Yes, it is reaching into the 50s and even 60s on Thursday and Friday in our area, but it is still January, so that was never likely to stick around. And as it turns out, an Arctic blast is on the way that increases our chances for some snow in the coming days. Mike Thomas, meteorologist for Fox 5, tweeted that...
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Trump reportedly denigrates protections for immigrants from 's***hole' countries. Trump reportedly denigrates protections for immigrants from 's***hole' countries.
President Donald Trump used vulgar language to disparage a number of countries Thursday after growing frustrated with the suggestion that the U.S. restore protections for immigrants from those states, The Washington Post reported. Speaking with lawmakers in the Oval Office, the president pushed back against protections for people from Haiti, El Salvador and various African nations, demanding to...
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6 Senators Say They've Reached Immigration Deal. 6 Senators Say They've Reached Immigration Deal.
Two of the bargainers — No. 2 Senate Democrat Richard Durbin of Illinois and Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C. — traveled to the White House early Thursday to shop their framework to President Donald Trump in the Oval Office Three Republican and three Democratic senators said Thursday they'd reached an election-year accord to protect hundreds of thousands of young immigrants from deportation and to b...
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On his 100th day in office, Trump orders review of free trade agreements On his 100th day in office, Trump orders review of free trade agreements
WASHINGTON — President Trump signed two more executive orders on the 100th day of his presidency Saturday, directing a review of U.S. involvement in NAFTA and other free trade agreements and creating a permanent trade policy office at the White House. The new signings raise the number of executive orders by President Trump to 32, a pace of executive action that exceeds any newly inaugurated pre...
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Bill Gates 'hopeful' for global pandemic response plan Bill Gates 'hopeful' for global pandemic response plan
Bill Gates says he is hopeful that President Trump's administration will take the necessary steps to be able to respond to a global pandemic or act of bio-terrorism. Mr Gates believes the world is currently not prepared to cope with such an event. He has said that the ability to cope with a pandemic requires government investment, co-ordination and planning among a variety of agencies including ...
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Trump picks debt-warrior Mulvaney to lead White House budget office Trump picks debt-warrior Mulvaney to lead White House budget office
President-elect Donald Trump said Saturday that he’ll tap Rep. Mick Mulvaney to be his budget director, putting an ardent conservative in the job that has the most control over the size of the federal government. Mr. Mulvaney, a South Carolina Republican, was elected to Congress as part of the 2010 tea party wave, and carved out a role as one of House conservatives’ fiercest fighters for cuttin...
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