Home State Wires District of Columbia

District of Columbia

Company: Insured losses from Elsa could be $290 million

0
ATLANTA — A company that estimates damage from natural disasters says insured losses on land from Hurricane Elsa will be around $290 million. ...

Judge agrees to free QAnon believer charged in Capitol riot

0
A federal judge agreed on Tuesday to free an Iowa man from jail more than six months after his videotaped confrontation of a police...

With Harris and Hannah-Jones, Howard University is on a roll

0
WASHINGTON — With the surprise twin hiring of two of the country's most prominent writers on race, Howard University is positioning itself as one...

Police testimony will lead off panel’s first Jan. 6 hearing

0
WASHINGTON — A new House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol is expected to hold its first public hearing this month...

First lady Jill Biden to attend National Spelling Bee

0
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Finalists in the Scripps National Spelling Bee will get a visit from one of the nation's most prominent educators:...

With fans back, ballpark workers enjoy chance to return

0
A suite attendant at the Miami Marlins’ home ballpark, Lisa Eckstein had a chance to reconnect with a familiar face when she returned to...

Philanthropies eagerly back ex-UNC professor Hannah-Jones

0
NEW YORK — Journalist Nikole Hannah-Jones used major philanthropic donors to build her future as a tenured professor at Howard University, just as other...

Fencing will come down, but Capitol still closed to visitors

0
WASHINGTON — The fencing installed around the Capitol after the deadly Jan. 6 insurrection will start being removed as soon as Friday, but...

Hunt for Capitol attackers still on 6 months after Jan. 6

0
The first waves of arrests in the deadly siege at the U.S. Capitol focused on the easy targets. Dozens in the pro-Trump mob openly...

6 months after Capitol assault, corporate pledges fall flat

0
PROVIDENCE, R.I. — As shockwaves spread across the country from the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, corporate America took a stand against...