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Direct Descendant Of Thomas Jefferson Wants Harriet Tubman Statue To Replace DC's Jefferson Memorial
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Fireworks in DC as Trump vows to defeat 'radical left'
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Trump claims progress in fight against COVID-19
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Washington Redskins Under Pressure to Change Name
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Mahatma Gandhi's statue in US inaugurated again after being vandalised during protest
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NASA Names Headquarters After ‘Hidden Figure’ Mary W. Jackson
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Appeals Court Orders Judge To Drop Flynn Case
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Trump takes hard line on vandalizing monuments
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Spike Lee Wants NFL to Put Pressure on D.C. Team to Change Racist Name | THR News
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Make Like A Tree? The Top Three US Cities Millennials Are Leaving
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Washington Wizards and Mystics take part in Juneteenth march, marking the anniversary of the end of slavery in the U.S.
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Americans mark Juneteenth from coast to coast
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'This is just the beginning' -Schumer celebrates DACA ruling
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Celebrating Juneteenth amid BLM protests
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Black Americans disproportionately die in police Taser confrontations
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Racial justice signs destined for Smithsonian exhibit
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White House is central to DC July 4th celebrationsFor more than two centuries the White House has always played a central role in the Independence Day celebrations for the nation's capital. (July 2)
DC cautious amid virus as feds ready July 4thThe District of Columbia is preaching caution and urging area residents to practice social distancing as the federal government readies the Fourth of July celebrations, which include a military flyover..
Facebook bans, removes hundreds of far-right ‘boogaloo’ groupsWASHINGTON (Tribune Content Agency) — Facebook said Tuesday it was banning and removing 220 accounts from its platform as well as dozens of accounts from Instagram that are part of a loose,..
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Trump won't follow N.J. quarantine order, White House saysFrom yesterday but first time I have seen this. I also saw a tweet a bit ago that said Trump is staying in DC this weekend to maintain "LAW AND ORDER". what a big brat! Link to tweet ?s=20 Trump won't..
Could DC become the 51st state? Here's why is might not happenThe House bill, aptly named "H.R. 51," would allow for the admission of a new state, called Washington, Douglass Commonwealth after Fredrick Douglass.
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House approves DC statehood, Senate opposedThe Democratic-controlled House approved a bill Friday to make the District of Columbia the 51st state, but the bill faces insurmountable opposition in the Republican-controlled Senate. (June 26)
DC protesters criticize Emancipation MemorialCalls are intensifying for the removal of the Emancipation Memorial in Washington, D.C. It depicts a freed slave kneeling at Abraham Lincoln's feet - optics that jar and offend many in a nation..
House nears passing historic DC statehood legislationThe Democratic-controlled House of Representatives will vote Friday to pass a bill on District of Columbia statehood, the first time such a bill will pass either house of Congress. (June 25)
Trump called for toppled Albert Pike statue to be restored in DC: reportsPresident Trump personally requested that a toppled statue in Washington, D.C., be restored after it was toppled late last week, according to multiple reports, as he digs in in his fight to protect..
House Democrats push toward policing voteAfter the collapse of a policing overhaul in the Senate, House Democrats returned to Washington to vote on their sweeping proposal to address the global outcry over the death of George Floyd and other..
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National Guard soldiers deployed to guard DC monuments amid protestsSome protesters in Washington, D.C., tried to pull down a statue of President Andrew Jackson earlier this week.
Protesters try to pull down Jackson statue in DCProtesters tried to pull down a statue of former US President Andrew Jackson near the White House on Monday night before being dispersed by police. (June 23)
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DC protesters topple statue of Confederate generalProtesters 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. (June 20)
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Live updates: DC protesters topple Confederate statue; Trump rallies in Tulsa a day after JuneteenthDemonstrators set fire to a Confederate statue in DC. Meanwhile, President Trump's rally in Tulsa is tonight. The latest news Saturday.
The 1865 Handwritten Order Marking Juneteenth Has Been FoundThe order to inform Texans that “all slaves are free” was found in a Union Army records book in the National Archives in Washington on Thursday.
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White Americans turn out for Floyd protests, but will they work for change?Leslie Batson, a white office administrator from Maryland, joined the thousands of marchers protesting the killing of George Floyd in Washington, D.C., last weekend after her children asked why the..
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Washington, D.C. urges anti-racism protesters to get tested for coronavirusWashington, D.C. on Wednesday urged people who had participated in protests against police brutality and systematic racism to get tested for the coronavirus.
Cities across nation paint 'Black Lives Matter,' words of support on streetsCities across the country followed Washington D.C.'s lead by painting "Black Lives Matter" and other words of support on city streets.