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20 senators announce outline of bipartisan deal to reform U.S. gun laws

AP News Radio

00:35 sec | 3 months ago

20 senators announce outline of bipartisan deal to reform U.S. gun laws

"A bipartisan group of senators have a deal on framework for gun reform including red flag laws and background checks for those under 21 after thousands of people rallied across the country for stricter measures At the Washington mall one of the largest rallies Saturday speaker after speaker called on senators to act or face being voted out of office especially after the mass shootings that you've all DM buffalo D.C. mayor muriel Bowser I speak for millions of Americans in America's mayors who are demanding that Congress do its job

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Julie Kelly: Jan. 6 Hearing Was Nothing but Political Theater

The Dan Bongino Show

01:51 min | 4 months ago

Julie Kelly: Jan. 6 Hearing Was Nothing but Political Theater

"Julie I didn't see all of it last night I'm just going to be straight with you I saw some clips I did my homework on it this morning I was watching the hockey game the thing bombed in the ratings the numbers just came out America's largely moved on But Tom Massey and others have asked some pretty simple questions of people like Merrick Garland very simple questions like hey were there any federal assets or federal agents involved in this whole planning or operational thing You call the insurrection on January 6th Don't you find these strange they can never really answer that question They can And it's intentional and last night instead of showing clips of interviews with FBI director Christopher wray House speaker Nancy Pelosi who was responsible for security and the capital that day Instead of seeing all the records and documentations between Pelosi's office D.C. mayor muriel Bowser's office capitol police the FBI instead of seeing legitimate records and information and interviews with the key players that day we saw nothing but theater we saw capitol police officer once again giving this overdramatic account of what happened to her that they should she's been knocked downstairs absolutely not But even her testimony officer AdWords conveniently left off the name that we still can't get an answer for Dan and that's right apps She was right there when apps was there They added it out the footage of him She did not mention his name We still can't get an answer about that but more importantly who were the FBI undercover agents and informants that day why was the capital left intentionally unsecured Where are all the FBI records Where are those records Where's the surveillance video Where's the pipe bomber What Can you I

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Police arrest man suspected of stalking, killing homeless

AP News Radio

01:03 min | 7 months ago

Police arrest man suspected of stalking, killing homeless

"Police in Washington DC say they've arrested a suspect in connection with the killings of homeless men both in the nation's capital and in New York City the suspect is in the custody of the Metropolitan Police department Washington DC mayor Muriel Bowser we believe that there are at least five separate shootings linked to the same suspect police department and officers in New York had been going into homeless encampments trying to convince people to go into shelters for safety and showing them close up photos of the now captured suspect picked up by surveillance cameras the string of deaths and attacks on homeless people started March third bringing sorrow to this New York man experiencing homelessness as well that was very painful like guy who live in the she who probably one of my all business game murder for no reason police say a homicide captain in Washington saw surveillance photos from New York City and realized they were both looking for the same man I'm Jackie Quinn

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D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser's Mask Gaffe Spotlights Gray Areas of Mandate

Mike Gallagher Podcast

01:37 min | 1 year ago

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser's Mask Gaffe Spotlights Gray Areas of Mandate

"How about the mayor washington. Dc bush's epecial work. Muriel bowser she. Of course is one of the mega locked down. Mayors one of the blue bloods one of the the blue cities district of columbia mayor. And of course as we've seen over and over again the left is real big into rules for the not for me. Bowser was spotted mask lists indoors less than twenty four hours after she ordered everyone to were mask for everyone over two years old. Regardless of vaccination status bows office told fox news the wedding ceremony. She officiated saturday night. Apparently without a mask was outdoors on a rooftop and she wore a mask indoors. In compliance with the mandate the washington examiner however took a photo of her sitting indoors without a mask on and the photographer reported she was not actively eating or drinking when the photo was taken everybody it seems is revolting against mashed mandates even the people implementing them even even the politicians implementing the mash mandates. Aren't following them.

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Washington, DC Mayor Bowser reflects on year of COVID-19 — and looks to the future

WTOP 24 Hour News

01:05 min | 1 year ago

Washington, DC Mayor Bowser reflects on year of COVID-19 — and looks to the future

"Been a little more than a year now, since the first recorded cases of coronavirus in the area wt. Opie's Meghan Clarity speaks with DC's mayor, Muriel Bowser, about restrictions still in place as we continue our coverage of covert 19 1 year later, a year after covert hit the region, D C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is doing what she calls him light lifting of restrictions. But when it comes to sports, one group is being treated differently. They are being singled out because we want to keep them safe. High school coaches and athletes have complained about adult rec leagues and Even the gnats playing while they cannot, But for now, teens are only allowed to practice and condition together because what we saw in the high school sports and the behavior in and around high school sports were dangerous for kids and families. The mayor believes that students support as a whole is stronger than before the pandemic. Having our whole system switched to a virtual environment for so many months, we've learned a lot about Learning and teaching and training and what families need. See my full interview with the mayor and get more detail on the restrictions in place that w t o p dot com

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National Guard sending 26,000 troops to Washington D.C. over violent threats

Gaydos and Chad

00:29 sec | 1 year ago

National Guard sending 26,000 troops to Washington D.C. over violent threats

"S. Officials say the number of National Guard troops coming to Washington by Inauguration Day has grown to 26,000 some Be armed. The FBI has warned that armed protests by violent supporters about going President Trump are being planned it all 50 state capitals and in Washington in the days leading up to the inauguration of President elect Biden between the pandemic and the security threat. DC's mayor Muriel Bowser is asking people not to come to the city for the inauguration.

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Expecting trouble, DC locks down a week before inauguration

AP News Radio

00:43 sec | 1 year ago

Expecting trouble, DC locks down a week before inauguration

"Days before Joe Biden's inauguration the nation's capital is locked down after the capital riot and with the F. B. I. warning of more armed protests clearly we are in unchartered waters Washington DC mayor Muriel Bowser says the district looks a lot different than normal huge chunk of downtown is a lockdown with police vehicles blocking access a week after proving to be a soft target the capital itself is visible only through a tall black fence while thousands of National Guard troops continue gathering here Balcer is asking Americans not to visit for the inauguration but instead to participate virtually saga rimac ani Washington

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Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on securing Biden’s inauguration

C-SPAN Programming

03:03 min | 1 year ago

Washington, D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser on securing Biden’s inauguration

"And here in our nation's capital, there is a new ring of security and its historic, led by the U. S Secret Service. The National Guard police from the region and intelligence officials setting up checkpoints and barriers across the city, especially here on Capitol Hill and around the White House, D C. Police chief Robert Conte and the mayor of Washington, D. C. Muriel Bowser. Outlining what the city will look like for the next week. How many National gardens Guardsmen will officially be in the area? We're just getting ah, Couple of conflicting reports, and I'll throw this out there to Mayor Bowser. Recent report showed that you were just the target of an attack on January 6 that just came out today. Based on some court court records one. Do you have any plans to beef up the security around for yourself and two? Can you just comment on the fact that there has been a threat against you? When asked the chief to comment, or she's responsible for my security. Absolutely thank you. For all the questions the first one respect to the to the National Guard. Those numbers the final numbers because this has been designated as a national special security event. The final numbers will be provided from the United States. Secret Service. Thank you can expect to see somewhere upwards beyond 20,000 members of the National Guard that will Be here in the footprint of the District of Columbia response to the mayor's security. Obviously, the Metropolitan Police Department personally were responsible for that. But we do not discuss the specifics of the Bears a of her security detail. Thank you. Okay, Michael may about in addition to which you've already proposed in terms of planning for the inauguration. There's also been some other pretty extreme measures that have been floated. Governor Hogan alluded to stop Being metro service and a broader DC lockdown. We've also heard about restrictions on hotels and even stopping and tax services. Are there any updates on these measures or anything else you're considering Michael. Thank you for that question, and I we should ask D C residents to expect some impacts to transportation. That includes Metro that, in addition to the roadway closures or perimeters that have been set up in D C theme service may recommend some other changes to transportation network system, including roads around the city. And when those things have been determined, we will let you know. That is not Tuz the overuse word that is not unprecedented in the planning for the first Obama inauguration, for example, there were while the I would say that the are law enforcement was responding to a couple of things. In that case, as you

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Capitol Police officer dies following riots

WTOP 24 Hour News

01:46 min | 1 year ago

Capitol Police officer dies following riots

"Breaking this overnight, early morning word that the Capitol police officer Brian Sick, Nick has died. He was badly hurt during the riots of the capital on Wednesday, signee was only 42 was wounded by rioters, apparently He returned to his division office. They say he collapsed and was taken to a local hospital. Sick. Nick's death will be investigated formally by DC police homicide detectives. The officer joined Capitol police back in July of 2008 and most recently served in the department's first responders unit. DC Mayor Muriel Bowser tweeted this morning. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends and colleagues of United States Capitol police officer Brian Sick, Nick, May he rest in peace as we worked tirelessly to honor his service. The Congress and the Nation, DC stop. Federal prosecutor Michael Sherwin is detailing how many people are facing charges this morning so far in connection with the deadly events on Capitol Hill, saying it's just the beginning. DC's acting U. S Attorney says 55 people are so far facing criminal charges with most related to unlawful entry. Others rounded up for firearms and stolen property, insurrection and seditious conspiracy charges also on the table, adding they won't keep anything out of their arsenal. One man arrested near the capital had a semi automatic weapon and 11 Molotov cocktails. Asked if his office did enough prior to the right to stop it, Sherwin says more can always be done in hindsight, but also says they absolutely did not anticipate a breach of the capital. Ken Duffy. W T O P News, Sherman says this morning. President Trump is not off limits in this investigation. He further says all actors will be examined to decide whether or not they broke the law. This means the president's remarks on Wednesday before the riot may Be

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Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser to extend public emergency for 15 days

Stephanie Miller

00:46 sec | 1 year ago

Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser to extend public emergency for 15 days

"Count Washington D. C. Extending its public emergency for 15 days after Wednesday's violence at the U. S. Capitol Mayor Muriel Bowser issued an overnight curfew. In response, saying the National Guard was called up to guard the capital. I signed an extension of the public emergency that I could declare today. For 15 days so that we can continue to ensure peace of security through the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamila Harris. The extension will last for President Trump's remaining time in office. Police in Washington, D. C. Say four people died during Wednesday's protest at the U. S. Capitol. One of the death was a shooting inside the Capitol. Three others were medical emergencies

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D.C prepares for Trump supporters protests against Congress certifying Biden victory

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:46 sec | 1 year ago

D.C prepares for Trump supporters protests against Congress certifying Biden victory

"The city is getting ready for die hard supporters of President Trump to protest the count of electoral college votes on Wednesday. DC Mayor Muriel Bowser says officials are working together to protect residents and businesses and to keep the protests peaceful. She also wants people to stay out of downtown streets on Tuesday and Wednesday. Supporters of President Donald Trump are coming to D. C to rally in protest. As Congress votes to affirm President elect Joe Biden's victory. Police are already posting signs downtown, reminding everyone that no fireworks are permitted as we're United Methodist Church told wt O p that they have asked for more help from D C police during the protests. The church is one of two historically black churches that have black lives matter. Banners burned by members of the proud boys last month. Valerie Bonked w T. O P NEWS.

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Catholic Archdiocese of Washington sues Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser over virus attendance restrictions

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:30 sec | 1 year ago

Catholic Archdiocese of Washington sues Washington D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser over virus attendance restrictions

"The Catholic Archdiocese of D. C is suing D. C Mayor Muriel Bowser. Washington Post reports. The lawsuit filed last night is over. Attendance pandemic restrictions of church services. The archdiocese. Calls of restrictions chilling and a violation of the First Amendment. D. C is limiting church services to 50 people. But half of the city's Catholic parishes say they're big enough to see it more than 500 people safely. No response yet from the

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Smithsonian Museums Are Latest to Shutter as Virus Surges In Washington DC

Coronavirus Daily

01:02 min | 2 years ago

Smithsonian Museums Are Latest to Shutter as Virus Surges In Washington DC

"The smithsonian is temporarily closing all of its museums starting november twenty third because of growing concerns over the spread of covid nineteen in the region and across the us that means locally eight smithsonian facilities including the national zoo will close dc's covid nineteen seven day average is steadily inching back up to the rate of positive cases. We saw back in may when cases per one hundred thousand people were at their highest in the washington region. To be honest. This news is giving me deja-vu in the worst way the trend is signaling more tough days ahead as thousands more people are infected with the virus and as many people consider their thanksgiving plans officials across the region have asked residents to limit and gathering in large groups for the holidays or to avoid it altogether if they can maryland and virginia have already increased restrictions to try and stop the spread of covid in dc mayor. Muriel bowser says new restrictions are coming soon

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Washington, DC now offers at-home COVID-19 testing

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:56 sec | 2 years ago

Washington, DC now offers at-home COVID-19 testing

"B C is now offering Cove in 19 testing at home. It is meant, they say, for communities who cannot access other testing options. As DC surpasses 650 lives lost to the virus. DC Mayor Muriel Bowser says residents can now order a covert 19 test and administer it themselves at home. Tests are available through lab core, DC health director Dr Luke Wandera Nesbitt says the testes for those who cannot access testing through their doctor or the free testing sites in the city so you can pay for the test. Use your insurance. And there are some federal programs that are in place to cover the costs of the tests. Maryland's Department of Health says individual private labs offer at Home Cove in 19 testing, but the state is not offering it at this time. The same is true in Virginia. But Cheryl Rodriguez with the Health Department, says quote We are, however, cognizant of the in home testing and beginning to consider how we can incorporate as needed for certain populations. Megan Clarity. W GOP

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Where do words comes from? Find out in Washington, DC’s newly opened Planet Word museum

Consider This from NPR

03:10 min | 2 years ago

Where do words comes from? Find out in Washington, DC’s newly opened Planet Word museum

"The. Much anticipated planet word. Open today in. DC. Yes. Yes. Back in twenty seventeen DC mayor Muriel Bowser, and a team of advisers picks philanthropist and Friedman to restore the historic Franklin school building a gorgeous building. By the way, millions of dollars have gone into restoring the national historic landmark much of it. Friedman's own money to create a place where people can explore are evolving language. Now, that restoration didn't happen without a couple of shall we call them hiccups along the way city officials halted construction for quite some time after discovering. That the project's developer violated DC's strict historic preservation rules but all of that is wrapped up now in the museum is officially open to the public WMU senior editor gay. Bullard got an early look at the museum and he's here to take us on a little tour as you turn off K.. Street and walk into the courtyard of planet word you're showered in language. There's an art exhibit in which Willow Tree made of speakers plays a mix of languages from around the world. Inside the historic Franklin school building has been given a thirty five, million dollar restoration the preserved stare tiling wainscoting and a few other flourishes Nantou the building century and a half of life. But the displays are exceedingly high tech I up a twenty foot high wall of carved words brought to life through powerful projectors and narration. The tells the history of the English language. The exhibit invites you to say a word from the wall like smog or sport to get a quick etymology lessons on. Board. Shorts. Burns over. In the next room, a giant globe of lights is surrounded by screens each with a friendly face of person who will teach you about their spoken or signed language. I tapped on Venezuela and got to try a regional tongue twister. And? Eric Kahn. Areas Cigar. A Nice in the gallery on humor, you can play word games or help and artificial intelligence right captions for new. Yorker. Cartoons according to my analysis. This caption about cannibalism mine database says that cannibalism is usually very serious, but sometimes, it can be funny to take something serious and pretend it is not serious. This is called dark humor in the library. Visitors can grab a book from the Shelf, set it on a table and be treated to an animation and narration explaining something about the text the technology can be dazzling but museum founder and Friedman says, it's in service of a larger purpose to reinvigorate excitement for literacy maybe with technology and with sort of the wow factor, we could make books and words and language sort of. Them and. With their imaginations captured visitors will think more about language for now the museum is working on virtual events for those who can't make an in person for those who can plan at word is open four free but you'll need to preregister for a time to get in admission is limited to twenty five people per hour.

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Washington, DC Mayor Muriel Bowser extends public health emergency order to the end of the year

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:35 sec | 2 years ago

Washington, DC Mayor Muriel Bowser extends public health emergency order to the end of the year

"Full full well well that that the the pandemic pandemic is is not not exactly exactly over over yet, yet, especially especially without without an an effective effective vaccine vaccine on on the the market. market. So So Mayor Mayor Bowser is extending the city's public health emergency until the end of this year. This extends requirements related to wearing mess in all public places, indoors and outdoors. You also have to quarantine for two weeks after you travel to high risk states. Cities, also allowing additional re openings under Phase two that includes indoor swimming pools. City business leaders say you can expect more God and soon from the Department of Health as businesses look to bring employees back to the office

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Washington DC Public Schools will begin offering limited in-person instruction to students starting Nov. 9

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:56 sec | 2 years ago

Washington DC Public Schools will begin offering limited in-person instruction to students starting Nov. 9

"In a pandemic. We're learning more now about how D C public schools plan on getting kids back into the classroom. BC public schools Chancellor Lewis Farabee, speaking moments ago says they're planning on bringing elementary school students back for in person learning When the second term starts on November 9th DCP s is excited. To plan for these terms with learner's needs in my and excited to welcome back our elementary students in terms to graze pre K through five in our buildings. Chancellor Fairy says students in grades six through 12 will be coming back into classrooms in term three He also says families will always have the option of continuing with remote learning. DC Mayor Muriel Bowser says she understands there is an urgency to get kids back into the classroom and Wants to make sure appropriate precautions are in place

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Washington DC Awarded Federal Grant To Study Women's History

WTOP 24 Hour News

00:20 sec | 2 years ago

Washington DC Awarded Federal Grant To Study Women's History

"DC Mayor Muriel Bowser's administration has been awarded a $50,000 grant from the National Park Service. The money is for developing a historic study of women's history and suffrage in the district. Nonprofit DC Preservation League will manage the grant. It says The study will identify important themes related to women's history and the suffrage movement.

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