Five Things for Today: September 20, 2020Today at 2pm, catch some live entertainment outdoors at the National Sylan Theater on the southeast grounds of the Washington Monument on the National Mall.Kid Friendly DC Shared .
DJ Freeez's "New Before 2"Nothing but new music before 2:00AM.93.9 WKYS Shared .
17-year-old Griffin Yow helps DC United tie Toronto FC 2-2WASHINGTON â Seventeen-year-old Griffin Yow scored his first career MLS goal to help D.C. United salvage a 2-2 tie with Toronto FC on Saturday night.WTOP Shared .
Ex-Padres France, Torrens keep San Diego from clinchingSAN DIEGO — The San Diego Padres will have to wait at least one more day to clinch their first playoff berth in 14 seasons after former teammates Ty France and Luis Torrens led the Seattle&.WTOP Shared .
Indian Americans host free food drive-through in Washington DCThe food drive was in partnership with several members of the Indian American community, the local church and the county administration in the Washington DC metro area.Hindustan Times Shared .
No. 17 Miami runs past No. 18 Louisville 47-34 in ACC openerLOUISVILLE, Ky. — DEriq King threw three touchdown passes and No. 17 Miami used big plays to beat No.WTOP Shared .
The Latest: India on track to surpass US as worst-hitMELBOURNE, Australia — Australia's second-largest city, Melbourne, has moved close to easing severe lockdown restrictions after recording only 14 new COVID-19&.WTOP Shared .
Fields, Awatt run for TDs; UTEP beats Abilene ChristianEL PASO, Texas — Josh Fields and Ronald Awatt each had a rushing touchdown to help UTEP beat Abilene Christian 17-13 on Saturday night.WTOP Shared .
Asia Today: Fewer cases in Melbourne, new surge in IndiaMELBOURNE, Australia — Australia's second-largest city, Melbourne, has moved close to easing severe lockdown restrictions after recording only 14 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday.WTOP Shared .
Bassett, Lewis goals lift Colorado Rapids past LA Galaxy 2-0CARSON, Calif. — Cole Bassett and Jonathan Lewis scored and the Colorado Rapids beat the LA Galaxy 2-0 on Saturday night.WTOP Shared .
Person, NC State hold on to beat Wake Forest 45-42 in openerRALEIGH, N.C. — Ricky Person Jr. scored the short go-ahead touchdown with 5:51 left to help North Carolina State edge Wake Forest 45-42 on Saturday night in the Wolfpack's delayed season debut.WTOP Shared .
Trout, Ohtani put Angels past Rangers 4-3 for 3rd straight WANAHEIM, Calif. â Mike Trout delivered a tiebreaking RBI single in the eighth inning, and the Los Angeles Angels rebounded from a rough start for their third straight victory, 4-3 over the Texas Rangers on Saturday night.WTOP Shared .
Trump promises to replace Ginsburg with a woman and soonWASHINGTON â President Donald Trump is promising to put forth a female nominee in the coming week to fill the Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, pushing the Senate to consider the pick without delay.WTOP Shared .
A rapper, an elevator and a camel: the stories Ginsburg toldWASHINGTON â In recent years Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was surprised to find herself so popular that âeveryone wants to take a picture with me.â The justice, who died Friday at 87, had become a feminist icon, with books, movies, clothing and even coloring books devoted to her.WTOP Shared .
Oops, says Emmy: This Is Us actor gets Emmy after mix-upLOS ANGELES — In a virtual Emmys version of the wrong-winner Oscars gaffe, Ron Cephas Jones' guest actor award for "This Is Us" was announced for another nominee, Jason Bateman.WTOP Shared .
NASCAR Cup Series Bass Pro Shops NRA Night Race ResultsLeaders Summary : K.Harvick, 4 times for 226 laps; Ky. Busch, 3 times for 159 laps; B.Keselowski, 3 times for 82 laps; C.Elliott, 1 time for 23 laps; M.DiBenedetto, 1 time for 7 laps; A.Almirola, 1 time for 1 lap; D.Hamlin, 1 time for 1 lap; C.Bell, 1 time for 1 lap.WTOP Shared .
Twins clinch 2nd straight playoff spot, beat Mills, Cubs 8-1CHICAGO — Eddie Rosario, Miguel Sanó and Josh Donaldson homered as the Minnesota Twins clinched a second straight postseason berth with an 8-1 victory over the Chicago Cubs on Saturday night.WTOP Shared .
Outside the Supreme Court, Mourners Honor Ginsburg's LegacyPeople of all ages flocked on Saturday to the building in Washington, leaving flowers, posters and messages scrawled in chalk.New York Times - Washington D.C Shared .
US says all UN sanctions on Iran restored, but world yawnsWASHINGTON â The Trump administration declared Saturday that all U.N. sanctions against Iran have been restored, a move most of the rest of the world rejects as illegal and sets the stage for an ugly showdown at the world body ahead of its annual General Assembly.WTOP Shared .
'Nothing is off the table': Supreme Court fight could reshape the SenateDemocrats are vowing to hit back at Republicans if they fill the vacant Supreme Court seat before January.Politico - Congress Shared .
DC Officer Shot Suspect Armed With Gun: PoliceA D.C. officer shot a suspect who confronted him with a gun Friday night in Northeast, police say.NBC4 Washington Shared .
DC councilmember Mary Cheh reflects on rare honor of being sworn in by GinsburgCouncil members have had the honor of being sworn into office by a Supreme Court justice.WJLA Shared .
Coronavirus in DC, Maryland, Virginia: What to Know on Sept. 19The COVID-19 death toll in the U.S. has surpassed 200,000, NBC News reports, including 7,138 lives lost in D.C., Maryland and Virginia to the virus.NBC4 Washington Shared .
The National Zoo's Giant Panda Cub Turns 4 Weeks OldLet the troubles of 2020 fall away for a moment to celebrate the National Zoo's new panda cub hitting some major milestones â and flashing some majorly cute moments on the Panda Cam.NBC4 Washington Shared .
California COVID-19 hospitalizations fall to lowest rate since AprilThe California Department of Health reported around 2,600 coronavirus hospitalizations on Saturday, the lowest daily number of hospital patients in the state since April.The Hill Shared .
Video of Lindsey Graham arguing against nominating a Supreme Court justice in an election year goes viralA 2016 video of Sen. Lindsey Graham saying the Supreme Court should never be filled in an election year went viral this weekend following the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.The Hill Shared .
Susan Collins says Senate should not vote on SCOTUS nomination before election"The decision on a lifetime appointment to the Supreme Court should be made by the President who is elected on November 3rd, Collins said."Politico - Congress Shared .
Why Ginsburg's Death May Create A Push For D.C., Puerto Rico StatehoodAlso Thursday, Republican Senator Roger Wicker of Mississippi declared in a Facebook post that "Democratic Party insiders have set up a ‘war room" to plan how to proceed "if they seize control of the Senate this year," and expressed concerns that "Democrats could pack the Supreme Court with liberal justices and add as many as four more...Forbes Shared .
Things to Do This WeekYou could also check out a Sims-inspired art show, get the expert take on Fashion Week or try a TrapAerobics class.New York Times - Washington D.C Shared .
Gardner on court vacancy: Country needs to mourn Ginsburg 'before the politics begin'Sen. Cory Gardner , one of a handful of GOP senators facing a tough reelection in November, said Saturday that the country needs to mourn late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg "before the politics begin."The Hill Shared .
Envelope containing ricin was sent to White House, report saysEnvelope with poison was believed to have come from Canada and was intercepted before reaching mail room.The Guardian Shared .
Fall Gardening: DC Expert Shares How to Choose and Care for Flowers This AutumnThe air is noticeably cooler and signs of fall, including chrysanthemums and pansies, are making their seasonal debut.NBC4 Washington Shared .
Collins: President elected Nov. 3 should fill Supreme Court vacancySen. Susan Collins , a key centrist vote in the Senate, said Saturday that the upper chamber should not vote to confirm late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's successor before the election and that the nominee should be chosen by whoever wins on Nov.The Hill Shared .
Sunday shows preview: Justice Ginsburg dies, sparking partisan battle over vacancy before electionThe death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader GinsburgObama calls on Senate not to fill Ginsburg's vacancy until after election Planned Parenthood: 'The fate of our rights' depends on Ginsburg replacement Progressive group to spend M in ad campaign on Supreme Court vacancy MORE and subsequent debates on whether the vacancy...The Hill Shared .
Harris honors Ginsburg, visits Supreme CourtSen. Kamala Harris , the Democratic Party's vice presidential nominee, visited the Supreme Court Saturday following the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.The Hill Shared .
Law enforcement intercepts package containing ricin addressed to TrumpLaw enforcement earlier this week intercepted aÂ package addressed to President TrumpDonald John TrumpObama calls on Senate not to fill Ginsburg's vacancy until after election Planned Parenthood: 'The fate of our rights' depends on Ginsburg replacement Progressive group to spend M in ad campaign on Supreme Court vacancy MORE containing the...The Hill Shared .
Schumer: 'Nothing is off the table' if GOP moves forward with Ginsburg replacementSenate Minority Leader Charles Schumer told Democrats on Saturday that "nothing is off the table" if Republicans move forward this year with filling the Supreme Court vacancy created by Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death.The Hill Shared .
Judiciary Dems urge Graham to delay Supreme Court nominee until next yearDemocrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee are urging Republican chair Lindsey Graham not to bring a vote on a Supreme Court nominee until next year.The Hill Shared .
Vulnerable GOP incumbents embrace filling Supreme Court seat this yearSeveral vulnerable Republican senators facing tough election battles in November are quickly coming out in support of filling the Supreme Court vacancy this year leftÂ by the death of Justice Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader GinsburgObama calls on Senate not to fill Ginsburg's vacancy until after election Planned Parenthood: 'The fate of our...The Hill Shared .
Melania Trump: Ginsburg's 'spirit will live on in all she has inspired'First lady Melania TrumpMelania TrumpThe Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - You might want to download TikTok now Warning label added to Trump tweet over potential mail-in voting disinformation New Melania Trump statue replaces one that burned to the ground in Slovenia MORE on Saturday paid homage to the late Supreme Court Justice...The Hill Shared .
The 6 Republican senators who will decide the Supreme Court fightSome are facing difficult elections. Others are institutionalists. But they will play deciding roles in replacing Ruth Bader Ginsburg.Politico - Congress Shared .
Coney Barrett seen as a front-runner for Trump Supreme Court pickAmy Coney Barrett, a federal appeals court judge, has emerged as a front-runner to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader GinsburgObama calls on Senate not to fill Ginsburg's vacancy until after election Planned Parenthood: 'The fate of our rights' depends on Ginsburg replacement Progressive group to spend M in ad...The Hill Shared .
READ: Supreme Court justices offer tributes to Ruth Bader GinsburgFellow justices on the Supreme Court lauded their late colleague Ruth Bader GinsburgRuth Bader GinsburgObama calls on Senate not to fill Ginsburg's vacancy until after election Planned Parenthood: 'The fate of our rights' depends on Ginsburg replacement Progressive group to spend M in ad campaign on Supreme Court vacancy MORE in a series of...The Hill Shared .
Washington, D.C., mourns Ruth Bader GinsburgMourners gathered outside the Supreme Court building in Washington, D.C., on September 18-19, 2020, to show mark the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.UPI Shared .
Graham signals support for confirming a Supreme Court nominee this yearSen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamSenate Republicans face tough decision on replacing Ginsburg Democratic senator calls for eliminating filibuster, expanding Supreme Court if GOP fills vacancy What Senate Republicans have said about election-year Supreme Court vacancies MORE signaled he intends to support President TrumpDonald John...The Hill Shared .
Rename Woodrow Wilson High School After Ruth Bader GinsburgRBG died days after DC announced plans to jettison Wilson's name. She would be an ideal namesake.Washingtonian Shared .
UMD Places Dorm-Wide Restrictions After COVID-19 SpikeMore than 200 students in a residence hall are required to restrict their activity and self-monitor symptoms for 14 days.DCist Shared .
September 18 Coronavirus Data Posted: 14,902Explore data here Ed. Note: Yesterday there were 14,852 total positives. From the Mayor's Office: "The District's reported data for Friday, September 18, 2020 includes 50 new positive coronavirus cases, bringing the District's overall positive case total to 14,902."PoPville Shared .
Honoring Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader GinsburgThanks to Kristin for sending Saturday morning: "Flowers have been put down and candles have been lit in her honor on 15th and U" Mayor Muriel Bowser issued the following statement on the passing of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg: "We have lost a champion of justice, an icon and patriot, a woman"PoPville Shared .
Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Supreme Court Justice, dead at 87CNN)Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died on Friday due to complications of metastatic pancreas cancer, the court announced.CNN Shared .
Featured Property: 3600 11th Street NWThe spectacularly renovated south-facing Wardman at 3600 11th Street NW is filled with natural light featuring multiple outdoor spaces and a walkout terrace level with a 2 bedroom, 1 bath in-law suite.Petworth News Shared .
EMMYS: Private suite at D.C. hotel will make you feel like Hollywood royaltyMay be the perfect place for you. This suite has two king bed suites, three bathrooms and a full bar.WJLA Shared .
Five Things for Today: September 19, 20201.Â The weather is going to be glorious this weekend, so get out and relish in it!Kid Friendly DC Shared .
Mourners Fill Supreme Court's Plaza to Honor GinsburgAt a spontaneous vigil in Washington, fans of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg celebrated her life and career, detached from the political moment.New York Times - Washington D.C Shared .
Hundreds flock to Supreme Court for impromptu vigil honoring Ruth Bader GinsburgThe death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Friday night spurred many D.C. area residents to gather outside of the nations highest court to remember the titanic figure.WTOP Shared .
Machado, Paddack lead Padres over Mariners, 6-1SAN DIEGO â Manny Machado homered twice and drove in four runs, Chris Paddack one-hit Seattle for six shutout innings and the San Diego Padres beat the Mariners 6-1 Friday night to reduce their magic number to two for clinching their first playoff berth in 14 seasons.WTOP Shared .
A's clinch playoff berth win win over Giants, Mariners lossOAKLAND, Calif. â The Oakland Athletics clinched their third straight playoff berth with Seattle's loss to San Diego and a 6-0 win against the San Francisco Giants on Friday night, highlighted by Matt Olson's three-run homer.WTOP Shared .
How Ginsburg's death could reshape the presidential campaignNEW YORK â A presidential campaign that was already tugging at the nationâs most searing divides has been jolted by the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, potentially reshaping the election at a moment when some Americans were beginning to cast ballots.WTOP Shared .
Yankees rally, beat Bosox for 11th straight time, 6-5 in 12BOSTON â Gary Sanchez hit a tying home run with two outs in the ninth inning, DJ LeMahieu had a go-ahead double in the 12th and the New York Yankees rallied past the Boston Red Sox 6-5 Friday night for their ninth straight win.WTOP Shared .
Historic year: Antetokounmpo wins 2nd straight NBA MVP awardLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Giannis Antetokounmpo's historic year earned him a historic awards sweep.WTOP Shared .
Lakers roll past Nuggets 126-114 in West finals openerLAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. â Anthony Davis had 37 points and 10 rebounds, LeBron James added 15 points and 12 assists, and the Los Angeles Lakers rolled to a 126-114 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Friday night in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals.WTOP Shared .
McConnell vows quick vote on next justice; Biden says waitWASHINGTON â The death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg just six weeks before the election cast an immediate spotlight on the crucial high court vacancy, with Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell quickly vowing to bring to a vote whoever President Donald Trump nominates.WTOP Shared .
Nottingham's slam helps Brewers rally to beat Royals 9-5MILWAUKEE — Jacob Nottingham hit a grand slam and Orlando Arcia added a three-run shot as the Milwaukee Brewers rallied from an early four-run deficit and beat the Kansas City Royals 9-5 on&.WTOP Shared .
Anderson's 3 HRs help Marlins earn split against Nats, 14-3MIAMI — Erick Fedde allowed one hit in six innings, and the Washington Nationals beat rookie Sixto Sanchez and the Miami Marlins 5-0 in the first game of a doubleheader Friday.WTOP Shared .
The Latest: India maintains surge, adds 93,300 new casesNEW DELHI —India has maintained its surge in coronavirus cases, adding 93,337 new confirmed infections in the past 24 hours.WTOP Shared .
PHOTOS: Crowds Mourning Outside the Supreme Court After RBG's DeathPeople are leaving flowers, candles, and signs in tribute to the late justice.Washingtonian Shared .
The Handmaid's Tale: Fans baffled by Washington DC scene as they spot odd featureTHE HANDMAID'S TALE fans were thrilled when Hulu announced the show would return next year.Express.co.uk Shared .
Hundreds In DC Mourn Death Of Ruth Bader Ginsburg Outside Supreme Court BuildingThe Supreme Court Justice died on Friday from complications related to pancreatic cancer. She was the second woman appointed to the court and spent 27 years in office.DCist Shared .
RIP RBG. Now End the Filibuster. Add States to the Union. Expand the Courts.The passing of Justice Ruth Bader-Ginsburg has left a deep hole in the hearts of millions across the country.Washington Monthly Shared .
Remembering Ruth Bader GinsburgThe words she wrote and the deeds she performed are left behind as a gift to an uncertain future.Washington Monthly Shared .
Mourners Gather on Court Steps in Memory of GinsbergUS Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg âa trailblazer, feminist icon, author and former law professor âhas died at 87 due to complications of metastatic pancreas cancer.Hill Rag Shared .
McConnell vows Senate will hold vote on Ginsburg's replacementHis decision has outraged Democrats, who have already called for McConnell to delay a confirmation fight until next year.Politico - Congress Shared .
Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Has DiedThe second woman appointed to the High Court sat on the bench for 27 yearsâand found herself cemented in pop culture as the "Notorious R.B.G.," an icon of badassery for liberals and pretty much every woman in America who wants gender equality and equity.Washingtonian Shared .
State Dept. provides House Dems docs previously given to Ron Johnson's Biden probeThe State Department on Friday turned over 16,000 pages of documents to a House committee that were previously given to Senate Republicans investigating Joe and Hunter Biden — providing Democrats with key information as a top GOP senator prepares to release a report expected to be highly critical of the Democratic presidential nominee.Politico - Congress Shared .
UPCOMING ONLINE: LIVE CONCERT: The Final Concert in the Fort Dupont Summer Series will be a Tribute to DC Music this SAT, September 19 at 7:30 pm withSaturday, August 22 - Saturday, September 19...Free in DC Shared .
Why DC Officials Are Expecting Next Presidential Inauguration to Be the Most Expensive YetD.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is estimating that local costs for the upcoming presidential inauguration will skyrocket due to concerns over COVID-19 and the likelihood of civil unrest.NBC4 Washington Shared .
UPCOMING: ONLINE AUTHOR EVENT: Hear Authors Frank Martela and Emily Esfahani Smith talk about Living a Meaningful Life online TUES, Sept 22 at 6:00 pmFree in DC is an arts, culture, and consciousness resource dedicated to all the cool, free, low-cost things to do in Washington, DC& proving you don't need to spend a lot to live a rich life in this town!Free in DC Shared .
Gov. Larry Hogan Relaxes Indoor Dining Limits, But DC Suburbs Will NotAs recently as Wednesday, Hogan said that health experts in the state did not want to see indoor dining capacity increase.DCist Shared .
Mississippi judge rules voters with preexisting conditions don't automatically qualify for absentee ballotsThe Mississippi Supreme Court ruled Friday that state law does not qualify all people with pre-existing health conditions for absentee voting, the Associated Press reported.Â.The Hill Shared .
Lawmakers fear voter backlash over failure to reach COVID-19 relief dealCongress is running out of time if it is going to get a deal on a coronavirus relief package before Election Day.The Hill Shared .
Republicans call for DOJ to prosecute Netflix executives for releasing 'Cuties'A group of House Republicans is calling on the Department of Justice to prosecute Netflix executives for releasing the controversial film "Cuties," arguing it meets the statutory definition for child pornography.The Hill Shared .
Ex-Pence aide: Trump spent 45 minutes of task force meeting 'going off on Tucker Carlson' instead of talking coronavirusA former aide to Vice President Pence who served on the White House coronavirus task force alleges President Trump spent nearly an hour during one meeting talking about Tucker Carlson instead of discussing agenda items set for the meeting.The Hill Shared .
Coronavirus in DC, Maryland, Virginia: What to Know on Sept. 18The first day of early in-person voting during the coronavirus era is underway in Virginia, where long lines of mask-wearing citizens waited to cast their ballots weeks before Election Day.NBC4 Washington Shared .
NEA president says Azar and DeVos should resign over school reopening guidanceThe National Education Association. President Becky Pringle on Friday called for Secretary of Health and Human Services.The Hill Shared .
Pinto Campaign Offers Stingy Salary for Last Minute Field Director PositionWith less than seven weeks to go before Election Day on Nov. 3, Ward 2 Councilmember Brooke Pinto‘s campaign is looking for a full-time field director to get out the vote.Washington City Paper Shared .
Kamala Harris: Black Americans have been 'disproportionately harmed' by TrumpVice presidential nominee Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisScott Walker helping to prep Pence for debate against Harris: report California family frustrated that governor, Harris used fire-damaged property for 'photo opportunity' Moderna releases coronavirus vaccine trial plan as enrollment pushes toward 30,000 MORE implored fellow African...The Hill Shared .
Pro-Biden super PAC notches election lawsuit wins in Michigan, PennsylvaniaThe country's biggest pro-Democrat group scored major wins in election lawsuits in crucial battleground states this week, with courts in Michigan and Pennsylvania agreeing to relax absentee ballot deadlines among other voting restrictions.The Hill Shared .
Sen. Roberts dedicates long-awaited Ike memorial in Washington DCA crowd gathered in Washington, D.C. Thursday evening to honor and dedicate a long-awaited memorial to Americaâs 34th president, Dwight D. Eisenhower, an Abilene native who also served as supreme commander of Allied Forces during World War II.The Mercury Shared .
Trump doesn't offer vote of confidence for FBI directorPresident TrumpDonald John TrumpHR McMaster says president's policy to withdraw troops from Afghanistan is 'unwise' Cast of 'Parks and Rec' reunite for virtual town hall to address Wisconsin voters Biden says Trump should step down over coronavirus response MORE on Friday would not say if he plans to keep or remove FBI Director Christopher Wray,...The Hill Shared .
Biden town hall draws 3.3 million viewers for CNNCNN's drive-in town hall for Democratic nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenCast of 'Parks and Rec' reunite for virtual town hall to address Wisconsin voters Biden says Trump should step down over coronavirus response Biden tells CNN town hall that he has benefited from white privilege MORE scored about 3.3 million viewers for the network, marking the...The Hill Shared .
Overheard In D.C. High Hopes"I would love to take edibles with your mom."DCist Shared .
No Masks From Washington DC for the CountryRecently, the National Football League had to send a memo to its coaches reminding them to wear masks during games.KIDO Talk Radio Shared .
Trump asked Chamber of Commerce to reconsider Democratic endorsements: reportPresident Trump reportedly asked U.S. Chamber of Commerce CEO Tom Donohue if the group's endorsements of Democratic lawmakers were a "done deal" in a phone call Friday.The Hill Shared .
Gun rights activists wear British Revolutionary War costumes to Michigan protestNearly 1,000 demonstrators on Thursday gathered on the Michigan State Capitol lawn, with some people wearing British Revolutionary War Costumes, to protest a recent effort to ban guns from the Capitol building. .The Hill Shared .
Professor suspended for telling students she hopes Trump supporters catch coronavirus and dieA professor at Marshall University has been suspended by the school after she told a group of students during a virtual lecture that she hopes all of President TrumpDonald John TrumpHR McMaster says president's policy to withdraw troops from Afghanistan is 'unwise' Cast of 'Parks and Rec' reunite for virtual town hall to address Wisconsin voters...The Hill Shared .
Postal Service settles lawsuit over misleading Colorado mailers with false voting infoColorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold reached a settlement in a lawsuit filed this week against the U.S. Postal Service over pre-election mailers the agency sent out nationally that could potentially confuse voters.Â.The Hill Shared .
Petite Soeur Pop-Up at Nino's Bakery Saturday1310 L Street, NW From an email: "Please join us at Nino's Bakery on Saturday, September 19th from 8:30AM to 12:30PM for a pop-up with DC chocolatier Petite Soeur!"PoPville Shared .
Senate to hold nomination hearing for Wolf next weekThe Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee announced Friday that it will hold a nomination hearing for acting Homeland Security Secretary Chad WolfChad WolfHillicon Valley: FBI chief says Russia is trying to interfere in election to undermine Biden - Treasury Dept.The Hill Shared .
DC Will Be Full of Birds This WeekendAn estimated tens of millions of migratory birds will be soaring through our area in the coming days, on their way to the southern hemisphere for the winter.DCist Shared .
2-month-old dies from COVID-19 in Michigan: 'Children are not spared'A 2-month-old baby has died from COVID-19 in Michigan this week, medical officials in the state announced this week.The Hill Shared .
Great Garden Haul Vol. 43, 44, 45, 46 and 47Thanks to Carrie for sending from Michingan Park: "My mother-in-law, Luz Priscila Dextre Camones, farms the perimeter of our yard and the neighbor's." More great hauls: Thanks to David for sending from Bloomingdale.PoPville Shared .
Why Are Both Trump and Biden Visiting Northern Minnesota?I doubt that most Americans have ever heard of Bemidji, a town of about 14,000 that is nestled next to the headwaters of the Mississippi River and is perhaps best known as the birthplace of Paul Bunyan.Â Of course, the name of the town comes from Native Americans, who populated the area long before white settlers arrived.Washington Monthly Shared .
Virginia Community Colleges To Remain Mostly Online This SpringThe decision comes as many universities battle on-campus COVID-19 clusters.DCist Shared .
Obama urges followers to become poll workersFormer President Obama encouraged his supporters Friday to get involved in the 2020 election by volunteering at their local polling locations.Â.The Hill Shared .
Ex-GOP Rep. David Valadao up 11 points over Democrat TJ Cox in California House race: pollFormer Rep. David Valadao is leading Rep. TJ Cox by 11 points in a new internal poll from the Congressional Leadership Fund , the top super PAC backing Republican House candidates.The Hill Shared .
Eric Idle threatens to sue GOP committee over use of Monty Python song in adEnglish actor and comedian Eric Idle on Friday threatened to sue the National Republican Congressional Committee for using a Monty Python song in a political attack ad released Tuesday.The Hill Shared .
Nike jerseys commemorating four years since Kaepernick took a knee sold out in under a minuteIt took less than 60 seconds for Nike's new ColinÂ Kaepernick jersey commemorating four years since he first took a knee during the national anthem to sell out, according to a new report.Â.The Hill Shared .
Engel subpoenas head of government's foreign broadcast media agenciesHouse Foreign Affairs chair accuses Michael Pack of seeking to back out of a Sept.Politico - Congress Shared .
Trump predicts victory in Virginia, slams 'crazy' NorthamPresident TrumpDonald John TrumpHR McMaster says president's policy to withdraw troops from Afghanistan is 'unwise' Cast of 'Parks and Rec' reunite for virtual town hall to address Wisconsin voters Biden says Trump should step down over coronavirus response MORE on Friday voicedÂ optimism about his electoral prospects in Virginia come November...The Hill Shared .
NYT: Emails show HHS officials attempting to silence CDC scientistsOfficials at the Department of Health and Human Services attempted to silence scientists from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , emails obtained by The New York Times show.The Hill Shared .
"La Famosa, a tribute to the vibrant, flavorful cuisine of Puerto Rico, opened" Earlier this week in Navy YardThe highly anticipated restaurant, located at 1300 4th Street, SE in The Bower in Navy Yard, promises a fresh take on classic Puerto Rican cuisine.PoPville Shared .
Fall Energy Saving Tips from Washington GasCOVID-19 has introduced many of us to a new way of life with working from home, becoming the new reality for many.Washingtonian Shared .
Your Afternoon Animal Fix a AdoPtvilleIf you have any animal/pet photos you'd like to share for the regular fix please send an email to with 'Animal Fix' in the title and say the name of your pet and your neighborhood.PoPville Shared .
Lawmakers struggle to clinch deal on government fundingCongressional leaders and the White House struggled on Friday to finalize a stopgap spending bill to avert a government shutdown on Oct.The Hill Shared .
Many Kids Aren't Getting Their Regular Vaccinations. What Does That Mean for Public Health?Covid safety versus disease prevention: A pediatrician weighs in.Washingtonian Shared .
Anxo Wants Washingtonians To Help Forage Apples This FallThe fruit will be used for the D.C. Estate cider, which arrives in the spring.DCist Shared .
"Modular building going up at former Sweet Mango site"Georgia and New Hampshire Ave, NW. Thanks to Bill for sending: "I wanted to share a few photos of the new building at the old Sweet Mango site."PoPville Shared .
National links: What will America look like if millions are displaced because of climate change?Millions of Americans may be displaced because of climate change. Whats going on underneath Tokyos elevated train tracks?Greater Greater Washington Shared .
Today's Rental was chosen for the skylightThis rental is located at Newton Pl NW near Georgia Ave NW. The Craigslist ad says: "$1,525 / 1br - 540ft2-1-Bedroom TOP FLOOR Condo, FABULOUS location, WALKER'S PARADISE!"PoPville Shared .
City Lights: Get Scared by Slenderman with Profs and PintsProfs and Pints brings you "Slenderman and Other Internet Folklore," a talk by Sara Cleto and Brittany Warman, next week.Washington City Paper Shared .
Lincoln Project releases new ad blasting Trump as 'a horrible role model'Anti-Trump GOP group The Lincoln Project on Friday released a new ad that calls the president âa horrible role model for our children and an embarrassing ambassador for democracy throughout the world.â.The Hill Shared .
Black GOP candidate accuses Behar of wearing black face in heated interviewAn interview on ABC's "The View" became heated on Friday after Maryland GOP congressional candidate Kim Klacik accused co-host Joy Behar of wearing blackface.The Hill Shared .
Award-winning computer scientists endorse Biden, citing Trump's immigration policiesA group of two dozen award-winning computer scientistsÂ has endorsed Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenCast of 'Parks and Rec' reunite for virtual town hall to address Wisconsin voters Biden says Trump should step down over coronavirus response Biden tells CNN town hall that he has benefited from white privilege MORE in his...The Hill Shared .
Trump campaign manager didn't vote in 2016 electionPresident Trump's campaign manager Bill Stepien did not vote for Trump or Democrat Hillary Clinton in the 2016 election because he did not vote, according to public records obtained by.The Hill Shared .
Inspector General To Audit DCPS Online Learning ProgramThe inspection will evaluate the availability and equity of remote learning for the city's public school students.DCist Shared .
Hello Baby PandaThanks to L for sharing these great screengrabs yesterday she got from the Panda Cam.PoPville Shared .
3 Weekend Ordering Recommendations From Eater Writers and EditorsGet out of your comfort zone with takeout in your own home.Eater DC Shared .
GOP Senate candidate says Trump, Republicans will surprise in MinnesotaThe Republican Senate candidate in Minnesota says President Trump's support is understated in the polls and that the GOP will surprise experts on Election Day because of a backlash against Democrats over the economic shutdown and civil unrest.The Hill Shared .
A Tale of Two Town HallsBut one thing to note about Biden's misstatements is that they weren't exactly crowdpleasers. Democrats tend to cringe when their candidate wastes a good attack line by overstating the case, and they actually care when statistics are misattributed or mistakes are made in describing recent events.Washington Monthly Shared .
Louisville mayor gets 'no confidence' vote over Breonna Taylor caseLouisville, Ky., Mayor Greg Fischer received a bipartisan vote of no confidence from the city's Metro Council on Thursday night over his handling of the Breonna Taylor case.The Hill Shared .
Long Lines On First Day Of Early Voting In VirginiaA new law lets any Virginian vote early, and social distancing and cleaning protocols have slowed the voting process at some polling places.DCist Shared .
The Professional Bowling Association is Coming to Centreville, VirginiaThe Professional Bowling Association resumes league play and the rest of its suspended season Sept.Washington City Paper Shared .
Vote for Winners of District Sustainability AwardsJoin Department of Energy and the Environment. Director Tommy Wells to honor this yearâs District Sustainability Award winners, Tuesday, Sept.Hill Rag Shared .
RSVP Catering Introduces New aWork Day Menua for Contactless Home DeliveryNow that back to school, back to work and back to the "new normal" is in full swing, home cooks and their families are practicing flexibility in their daily routines - and that includes meal times.PoPville Shared .
Wilson High School in Northwest DC Will Likely Be RenamedThe school has borne Wilson's name since 1935, a tribute to the president who led the country through World War I. But the 28th president was a racist who advocated the resegregation of government jobs, which especially stings in a city where merit-based careers in the federal government helped facilitate the growth of a Black middle class.Washingtonian Shared .
Capital Bikeshare celebrates 10 years in the Washington regionDC's Capital Bikeshare marks its 10th birthday this Sunday, September 20. Along with iPads and electric car charging stations which also turn 10 this year, theyâve changed the possibilities for how many of us work and play.Greater Greater Washington Shared .
One of Nature's Greatest Phenomena Is Happening Now: the Fall Migration of Monarch ButterfliesAnd It's easy to see them if you know where to look.Washingtonian Shared .
Pelosi: Public 'confidence' key to successful vaccineSpeaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiMcConnell focuses on confirming judicial nominees with COVID-19 talks stalled Overnight Defense: Top admiral says 'no condition' where US should conduct nuclear test 'at this time' - Intelligence chief says Congress will get some in-person election security briefings Pelosi must go â the House is in dire need...The Hill Shared .
MTV, VH1, Comedy Central unite to pay fees, fines to help formerly incarcerated Floridians voteMTV, Comedy Central and VH1 announced they will be making a joint $250,000 donation to pay off fines, fees and restitution in an effort to increase voter access for young people in Florida.The Hill Shared .
United Bankshares Appoints Dr. Patrice A. Harris to BoardWASHINGTON and CHARLESTON, W.Va. - - United Bankshares, Inc , a $26.2 billion regional financial services company, has appointed Patrice A. Harris, MD, MA, FAPA, to its board of directors, effective October 1, 2020.Citybizlist Shared .
Anafre "doing a little renovating". Pivoting to Pizza?3704 14th Street, NW Anthony asks: "any news on anafre and why the plastic is up?"PoPville Shared .
House Dems call for an 'emergency' DOJ watchdog review of Durham probe"We are concerned by indications that Attorney General Barr might depart from longstanding DOJ principles," they say.Politico - Congress Shared .
The Hill's 12:30 ReportBut why? President TrumpDonald John TrumpHR McMaster says president's policy to withdraw troops from Afghanistan is 'unwise' Cast of 'Parks and Rec' reunite for virtual town hall to address Wisconsin voters Biden says Trump should step down over coronavirus response MORE says TikTok collect data from American users that could be used by the...The Hill Shared .
Drinking Alcohol Is Now Legal In Some Montgomery County Parks"We know this is not going to be a big bailout for the restaurants, but if we can give them a little extra business by having people pick up carryout or delivery and then have a picnic in our park, we're all for it," says Montgomery Parks Director Michael Riley.Washingtonian Shared .
Congressional leaders clash on measure to sidestep election-year shutdownThe House could vote next week on the continuing resolution to fund the government.Politico - Congress Shared .
Trump administration announces $13 billion in aid to Puerto RicoThe Trump administration on Friday announced an additional $13 billion in assistance to help Puerto Rico rebuild its infrastructure in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, which devastated the island in 2017.The Hill Shared .
First Look: La Famosa Brings Puerto Rican Cuisine To Navy YardIn November, before COVID-19, Joancarlo Parkhurst hosted a pop up of his forthcoming restaurant La Famosa at Right Proper Brewing Company in Brookland.DCist Shared .
District Line Daily: 6 Months InAs of Sept. 18, D.C. reported no additional deaths related to COVID-19 but 62 new positive cases.Washington City Paper Shared .
DC Open House List for This WeekendIt's only mid September and already is feeling like fall with the breezy jeans and hoodie weather.PoPville Shared .
Black Restaurant Week begins in DC areaBlack Restaurant Week in the D.C. region — part of a nationwide effort to celebrate the flavors of African American, African and Caribbean cuisine — started Friday.WTOP Shared .
Virginia Early Voting: Check Out These Long Lines as Day One Kicks OffVirginians apparently cannot wait to weigh in on Donald Trump.Washingtonian Shared .
Today in Yard SignsThanks to Ron for sending from Lanier Heights.PoPville Shared .
Educators Of Deon Kay, The Teen Killed By MPD, Considered Him 'Family'"It makes us educators think, ‘What are we doing? Are we doing enough? Systemic inequity—is it something we can combat as teachers?"DCist Shared .
DHS whistleblower looks to delay testimony amid effort to access classified intelBrian Murphy alleges the Department of Homeland Security sought to censor reports on Russian influence that would make Trump look bad.Politico - Congress Shared .
6 New Bakeries and Cafes to Try Around DC This WeekendGhostline: 2340 Wisconsin Ave., NW Start the day with Ghost Dog Egg Man, the morning breakfast vendor at Glover Parkâs new âghost food hall." * The lineup, exclusively available for takeout and delivery for now, includes a lengthy menu of coffees and teas, quiches, brioche breakfast sandwiches, and three styles of breakfast burritos."Washingtonian Shared .
"After 6 months we are re-opening our 2nf floor patio for drinks, starting tonight! "We are currently reservation only so head to Resy for info and to book now.PoPville Shared .
Shakespeare Library Launches Online Series 'Encores'The Folger Shakespeare Library is set to premier a new online series entitled 'Encores', starting Friday Sept.Hill Rag Shared .
Pharias PhotosPhotos and words by @Pharipedia. Phari is one of my favorite photographers who contributes to our Instagram.PoPville Shared .
Founding Farmers Discusses Its COVID-19 Health and Safety DashboardFounding Farmers and Farmers Restaurant Group track positive COVID-19 test results and shares the results with the public.Washington City Paper Shared .
"DC Water Implements Assistance Plan for Residents Impacted by Flooding"From DC Water: "Two initiatives to assist flood victims were announced by DC Water last night, including one that will give residents direct financial assistance with removing standing water damage in their homes."PoPville Shared .
DC citizens speak through Arena Stage's new film The 51st StateStatehood for the District of Columbia has always been a fraught enterprise. It wasnât until 1961 that Washington residents could vote for President; and before 1973, Congress appointed DC governmentâs overseers.DC Theatre Scene Shared .
Thip Khao, Thamee, and Purple Patch Are Teaming Up for a Southeast Asian Takeout FeastA nine-course dinner will feature Burmese, Lao, and Filipino dishes from three of D.C.'s favorite chefs.Eater DC Shared .
A caustic environment at Metros ROCC pushes out trainees and experienced employees alikeMetro's Rail Operations Control Center doesn't provide the proper training needed for employees and is also a caustic work environment, according to a recent report from the Washington Metrorail Safety Commission.Greater Greater Washington Shared .
Brightwood Apartment Property Trades for $40MAn affiliate of Swedish Investor Akelius has acquired Rittenhouse Apartments, a 208-unit apartment building in Washington D.C.'s Brightwood neighborhood.Connect Media Shared .
DC's New Eisenhower Memorial OpensThe city's newest memorial honoring the presidential and military legacy of Dwight D. Eisenhower has finally opened after two decades of creative disagreements and nearly being halted.DCist Shared .
The Nest Is Not Feel-Good FareThere are questions at the center of The Nest: Why do we want more? When we work in service of our ambitions, who exactly are we trying to prove wrong?Washington City Paper Shared .
September 17 Coronavirus Data Posted: 14,852Explore data here Ed. Note: Yesterday there were 14,790 total positives. From the Mayor's Office: "The District's reported data for Thursday, September 17, 2020 includes 62 new positive coronavirus cases, bringing the District's overall positive case total to 14,852."PoPville Shared .
Bowser Talks COVID Response Future ReopeningsThe afternoon of Thursday, Sept. 17, Mayor Bowser , DC Health Director LaQuandra Nesbitt and Director of Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency.Hill Rag Shared .
Two Separate Restaurant Weeks Will Highlight Black-Owned Businesses Around DCFirst on the calendar is Washington DC Black Restaurant Week, starting on Friday, September 18 and running until Sunday, September 27.Â Founded by a Houston-based group, the restaurant week marks the organization's first foray into the DC area after planting flags in Atlanta, Los Angeles, and elsewhere.Washingtonian Shared .
Breakfast links: Nine pop-up parks will be sprinkled throughout the District for PARK Day 2020PARK Day returns today. Companies overseeing Purple Line counter sue County will remove a confederate monument.Greater Greater Washington Shared .
"Metro to consider service cuts, shorter hours, layoffs and more to balance budget if federal funding lapses"Photo by Barbara Krawcowicz From WMATA: "Today the Metro Board of Directors votedÂ on potential serviceÂ cuts, schedule changes, and other cost-cutting measures, including layoffs, that will be necessaryÂ to balance the budget if federal CARES Act funding runs out without new revenue."PoPville Shared .
Adult Learn to RideOur Adult Learn to Ride class is for participants 18 and older who have never ridden a bike before or have not been on a bike in some time.Washington Area Bicyclist Association Shared .
Today at 11: Chat With Food Critic Ann LimpertChat with Ann about DC's most influential restaurants, Covid-era dining, and more.Washingtonian Shared .
In the before times you might be wondering about these on your way to workBack in 2015 courtesy of Casey Trees From DDOT: "The District Department of Transportation will celebrate the District's eighth annual Park Day on September 18, 2020."PoPville Shared .
Play a local Scavenger Hunt along 14th and Kennedy Street, win prizes and help local biz!Uptown Main Street is supporting local businesses around its corridors by launching the virtual " Rediscover Uptown Scavenger Hunt " from September 18th to the 25th as part of a series of fun fall events.Petworth News Shared .
Morning Roundup: Here's What The D.C. Region Looks Like From SpacePlus, D.C. landlords are fighting the city's eviction ban, Tropical Depression Sally is bringing rain and a cold front to the region, and more news.DCist Shared .
Office of Contracting and Procurement Has Ignored Portions of Local LawThe Office of Contracting and Procurement's legal interpretation is at odds with the Contract Appeals Board.Washington City Paper Shared .
About Those Fighter Jets Last Night540 Independence Avenue SW via Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial Commission Ed. Note: follow @PoPville on twitter if interested in getting the real time reports about unanticipated jet flyovers.PoPville Shared .
Shaw Still Getting New BusinessesWhile the District remains in a Phase II lockdown to address the Coronavirus crisis, Shaw is seeing a steady increase in new businesses and newly reopened ones.Mid City DC News Shared .
Five Things for Today: September 18, 2020In case you missed it earlier this week, there's a new round-up of fall festivals happening around the area this season - and some have already started.Â For more inspiration for weekend fun, hover over the ADVENTURES tab at the top of the blog for a drop down of all kinds of fun local activities.Kid Friendly DC Shared .
Random Reader Rant and/or RevelPhoto by angela n. You can talk about whatever is on your mind - quality of life issues, a beautiful tree you spotted, scuttlebutt, or any random questions / thoughts you may have.PoPville Shared .
WHUR /Washington, DC Makes Sunday Gospel Lineup AdditionsHOWARD UNIVERSITY Urban AC WHUR /WASHINGTON, DC will launch a revamped SUNDAY lineup this weekend on SEPTEMBER 20th.All Access Shared .
Let's Use Stimulus Money to Boost EntrepreneursThe Paycheck Protection Program is running on empty. When Congress refuels the economic stimulus plan with cash hey should set aside funds for entrepreneurs to start new businesses not just keep old ones open.Washington Monthly Shared .
Is America Strong Enough to Confront Our Racist Past?Trump's promotion of patriotic education is based on the idea that we're too weak to admit our shortcomings.Washington Monthly Shared .
Washington DC Black Restaurant Week ArchivesWashingtonian Shared .
Washington D.C. transit system announces budget cuts and layoffs due to ridership drop off amid pandemicThe Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority faces a $212 million shortfall in Fiscal Year 2021, about 10 percent of its projected budget, largely due to a 90 percent plunge in rail ridership, more than 50 percent drop in bus rides, and the end of federal emergency aid.Harvey Simpkins Shared .
Anne Arundel County steps up legal aid for tenants facing evictionAs advocates warn that tenants will still need to head to court to avoid eviction under a new federal moratorium, officials in Anne Arundel County are beefing up efforts to provide renters with legal representation.WTOP Shared .
At town hall, Biden blasts Trump's 'criminal' virus responseJoe Biden on Thursday went after President Donald Trump again and again over his handling of COVID-19, calling Trumps downplaying of the pandemic "criminal" and his administration "totally irresponsible."WTOP Shared .
US Embassy in Kabul warns of extremist attacks against womenKABUL, Afghanistan — The U.S. Embassy in Afghanistan is warning that extremists groups are planning attacks against a "variety of targets" but are taking particular aim at women.WTOP Shared .
Fall-like weather arrives as remnants of Tropical Depression Sally move through DC areaIt might be time to dust off that light jacket, as the remains of Tropical Depression Sally moves through the D.C. area bringing in a cold front.WTOP Shared .
Much will be learned when Patriots visit Seahawks in Week 2The Seattle Seahawks have had a nasty habit of starting slowly. If their debut at Atlanta last weekend is any indication, Pete Carroll and Russell Wilson have the motors revving from the jump.WTOP Shared .
Dodgers use big 7th inning to beat Rockies 9-3DENVER — Corey Seager homered and had three hits, Edwin Rios also went deep and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the struggling Colorado Rockies 9-3 on Thursday night.WTOP Shared .
Trump heats up culture war in appeal to Wisconsin votersMOSINEE, Wis. — President Donald Trump stepped up his rhetoric Thursday on cultural issues, aiming to boost enthusiasm among rural Wisconsin voters as he tries to repeat his path to victory four&.WTOP Shared .
Mayfield throws 2 TD passes, Browns hold off Burrow, BengalsCLEVELAND — Baker Mayfield threw two touchdown passes, Nick Chubb ran for two scores and 124 yards and the Cleveland Browns gave coach Kevin Stefanski his first NFL victory Thursday night by&.WTOP Shared .
Hemingway's favorite Key West bar reopens from virus closureSloppy Joe's, the iconic Key West bar that Ernest Hemingway frequented during the 1930s, reopened Thursday after closing six months ago because of the coronavirus pandemic.WTOP Shared .
Bangladesh economy shows early signs of pandemic recoveryDHAKA, Bangladesh — A rebound in garment orders after demand crashed during spring shutdowns is helping to revive the Bangladesh economy.WTOP Shared .
Burrow sharp in second NFL start but Bengals lose to BrownsCLEVELAND — Joe Burrows uniform was streaked with grass stains. His right arm was intact but understandably a little sore.WTOP Shared .
Asia Today: India's coronavirus cases jump by another 96KBRISBANE, Australia — An Australian state government said on Friday it will open the state border to the national capital after the government was criticized for refusing to allow a Canberra&.WTOP Shared .
Rescuers reach people cut off by Gulf Coast hurricaneRivers swollen by Hurricane Sallys rains threatened more misery for some residents of the Florida Panhandle and south Alabama on Thursday.WTOP Shared .
Yanks hit 5 HR in inning, top Toronto 10-7 for 8-game streakNEW YORK — The Yankees tied a major league record with five home runs in an inning and hit six overall in a 10-8 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday night that extended their winning&.WTOP Shared .
Washington DC Jack Del Rio on Chase Young: aI'm Glad He's on Our Team'Washington defensive coordinator Jack Del Rio has seen all of Young's brilliance early on, and it has him feeling thankful that his team is gameplanning with Young, not against him.NBC4 Washington Shared .
Here are the Nominees for the 2020 Timmy Awards in DCTech in Motion is a national network of technology events. The organization did a call for nominations for the annual award ceremony, choosing top picks in five categories: Best Tech for Good, Best Tech Workplace for Diversity, Best Tech Work Culture, Best Tech Startup and Best Tech Manager.Citybizlist Shared .
Washington, D.C., mail-in voting: What to knowAs the United States prepares to hold a presidential election in the midst of a deadly pandemic, jurisdictions across the country have adjusted how they are holding their elections to minimize in-person contact at the polls, including Washington, D.C.Fox News Shared .
DC reveals more insight to contact tracing, preps for future vaccineA D.C. health official urged more residents who tested positive for coronavirus to better help contact tracers complete necessary interviews within three days.WTOP Shared .
Yankees' Aaron Judge no fan of MLB bubbleNEW YORK — Yankees manager Aaron Boone packed two large suitcases Thursday and bid adieu to his family, not knowing when he'd see them again.WTOP Shared .
Warschawski Promotes Ben LoBue to Vice President of DigitalWarschawski, a full-service advertising, marketing, digital, public relations, branding, web design, videography, and photography, VR/AR, creative and crisis communications agency, announced today the promotion of Ben LoBue to Vice President of Digital.Citybizlist Shared .
Man shelters from wildfire flames in Oregon riverLYONS, Ore. — An Oregon man says he used a green plastic chair as a shield from a huge, deadly wildfire as he sheltered from the flames on a rock in the middle of a river.WTOP Shared .
Study: Ending census early will cost Florida, Montana seatsORLANDO, Fla. — Ending the 2020 census at the end of September instead of the end of October, could cost Florida and Montana congressional seats.WTOP Shared .
Cardinals' Hudson leaves start because of elbow tightnessPITTSBURGH — St. Louis Cardinals right-hander Dakota Hudson left his start Thursday night after two innings because of right elbow tightness.WTOP Shared .
A brief look at Thursday's opening round of the U.S. OpenMAMARONECK, N.Y. — A glance at Thursdays opening round of the U.S. Open at Winged Foot : LEADING: Justin Thomas shot 5-under 65, the best U.S. Open round ever at Winged Foot.WTOP Shared .
Ex-Pence adviser says Trump bungled virus; she's for BidenWASHINGTON â A former adviser to Vice President Mike Pence who also served on the White House coronavirus task force says President Donald Trump once suggested that COVID-19 might be a good thing because it would stop him from having to shake hands with âdisgusting people.""WTOP Shared .
Fighting Food InsecurityVirginia Ali, co-founder of landmark D.C. eatery Ben's Chili Bowl, and Food Tank co-founder and president Danielle Nierenberg joined The Post to discuss fighting food insecurity, from the community level to the big think of policy creation.Washington Post Live Shared .
Burton eligible at Texas Tech after 2 seasons at Wichita StLUBBOCK, Texas â Junior guard Jamarius Burton has been granted a waiver from the NCAA that makes him eligible to play this season for Texas Tech after starting 52 games the past two seasons for Wichita State.WTOP Shared .
Saints starting receivers Thomas, Sanders miss practiceMETAIRIE, La. â Two of the Saints' starting receivers, two-time All-Pro Michael Thomas and veteran Emmanuel Sanders, missed practice on Thursday, raising questions about who would replace their production in New Orleans' passing attack.WTOP Shared .
Giants beat Mariners again in road game playing at homeSAN FRANCISCO â Wilmer Flores hit a go-ahead, two-run triple in the seventh inning of the Giants' 6-4 win Thursday that sent the Mariners their second home defeat played in San Francisco's ballpark because of dangerous air quality in Seattle.WTOP Shared .
California paid leave law among nation's broadestSACRAMENTO, Calif. â A new law in California lets more people than almost anywhere else in the country take up to three months off from work to care for a family member thanks in part to a nursing mother who brought her baby to work with her on the final day of the state legislative session to vote for it.WTOP Shared .
White Sox beat Twins 4-3 to clinch playoff spotCHICAGO — The White Sox clinched their first postseason berth since 2008, rallying to beat the Minnesota Twins 4-3 Thursday as Eloy Jiménez hit a tiebreaking double that capped a two-run rally in&.WTOP Shared .
Police arrest suspect in shooting death of campaign workerMINNEAPOLIS — Authorities on Thursday said they have arrested a suspect in the killing of a 17-year-old boy and wounding of a man who had done work for a Minnesota congressional candidate.WTOP Shared .
PARK Day Is Back And Bringing Nine New Parklets to DCThis year's celebration will be smaller, and health and safety protocols will be in place.DCist Shared .
Washington DC Jack Del Rio Was afired Up' After Gritty Win Over EaglesThe defensive coordinator was just as excited about the win as the fans.NBC4 Washington Shared .
DC Businesses In Majority Black Neighborhoods Waited Longer For Federal AidBureaucracy and discrimination were likely behind the delay in funding.DCist Shared .
A Conversation with Bob WoodwardBob Woodward sits down with White House Bureau Chief Phil Rucker to discuss "Rage," his new book his new book that details the president's handling of the covid-19 pandemic, race relations, diplomacy with North Korea, and more.Washington Post Live Shared .
Road To Recovery: Global Solutions with Melinda GatesMelinda Gates sat down with The Post to discuss the findings of the Gates Foundation's Goalkeepers 2020 report and the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the world.Washington Post Live Shared .
A Conversation with Sen. Marco RubioMarco Rubio joins The Post to discuss the 2020 election, the stakes in his home battleground state and national security.Washington Post Live Shared .
Coushatta tribe begins long road to recovery after Hurricane LauraMore than three weeks after Hurricane Laura made landfall on the Gulf Coast, the Coushatta tribe of Louisiana is rebuilding after sustaining what tribe Chairman David Sickey called âunprecedented and unrealâ damage from the storm.The Hill Shared .
Former DeVos chief of staff joins anti-Trump groupEducation Secretary Betsy DeVos's former chief of staff has joined a group of anti-Trump Republicans as an adviser.The Hill Shared .
Pence dismisses ex-aide voting for Biden as 'disgruntled employee'Vice President Pence on Thursday dismissed a former aide who said she would vote for Democratic nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenThe Memo: Warning signs flash for Trump on debates Senate Republicans signal openness to working with Biden National postal mail handlers union endorses Biden MORE, calling her a âdisgruntled employeeâ playing...The Hill Shared .
The Hill's Campaign Report: Arizona shifts towards BidenWelcome to The Hill's Campaign Report, your daily rundown on all the latest news in the 2020 presidential, Senate and House races.The Hill Shared .
Houston homeowners say HOA won't let them display Black Lives Matter supportA Houston homeowner says her local homeowners association would not let her display support for the Black Lives Matter movement.The Hill Shared .
Priority List Members Continue To Move To RiderwoodOne of the first and most beneficial steps people often take on their journey to moving to Riderwood, an Erickson Living managed senior living community in Silver Spring, Maryland, is joining the community's priority list, which is a preferred membership to secure a position for an apartment home.Citybizlist Shared .
Warren, Schumer introduce plan for next president to cancel $50,000 in student debtProgressive Sen. Elizabeth Warren and Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer introduced a plan Thursday calling for the next president of the United States to cancel up to $50,000 in debt for student loan borrowers in 2021.The Hill Shared .
Trump's sharp words put CDC director on hot seatPresident Trump's latest broadside against one of his administration's public health officials has shined a spotlight on his distrust of experts and placed Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.The Hill Shared .
Rep. Hayes striving to make a difference in Washington, D.C.During a time when it is easy to feel hopeless, it is important to look at all the people trying to make a difference in the United States.Republican-American Shared .
DC To Introduce New, Easy To Understand Coronavirus MetricsStarting next week, D.C. will begin publicly reporting and publishing several new metrics on their coronavirus dashboard in hopes of making it easier for the public to understand data around community spread.DCist Shared .
Enrollment Still Lagging At DC Public SchoolsD.C. has made some headway in reaching students, registering more than 7,250 students in a six-day period beginning Sept.DCist Shared .
Fox News anchor addresses cutting off Gingrich linking Soros to violent protestsFox News anchor Harris Faulkner addressed an awkward on-air conversation that occurred one day prior with Newt Gingrich on Thursday, when several co-hosts of "Outnumbered" said George Soros should not be part of a conversation around the cost of r.The Hill Shared .
Trump coronavirus adviser threatens to sue Stanford researchersScott Atlas, one of President Trump's coronavirus advisers, is threatening to sue a group of Stanford doctors and researchers after they penned a public letter calling out "falsehoods" and "misrepresentations" of science around COVID-19.The Hill Shared .
The "Heat Ray" That Could Have Been Used on DC Protesters Is Pretty Scary LookingWhen US border officials contemplated using the device against migrants in 2018, former Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen said "that she would not authorize the use of such a device, and that it should never be brought up again in her presence." Everybody has their limit.Washingtonian Shared .
DC Working on Plan for Some In-Person School to Begin in NovemberD.C. is planning to begin a hybrid schooling model in November and has staff planning how the first rounds of a coronavirus vaccine would be distributed once...NBC4 Washington Shared .
Department of Education threatening to withhold federal funding over Connecticut transgender policyThe U.S. Department of Education is threatening to withhold federal funding from Connecticut public schools over a policy that allows transgender girls to play on girls' sports teams, according to The Associated Press.The Hill Shared .
New Go-Go, a Black Cat Show, and the Eisenhower Memorial: Things to Do in Washington, September 17-20Arts, entertainment, and fun in DC, Maryland, and Virginia right now.Washingtonian Shared .
Last Night's 6:30pm Stabbing at 6th and I St, NW is now a HomicidePhoto by Phil Hardy From MPD: "Detectives from the Metropolitan Police Department's Homicide Branch are investigating a homicide that occurred on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, in the 600 block of I Street, Northwest."PoPville Shared .
Blu Ventures Joins $3M Financing for TCARETCARE Inc., the only evidence-based*, CMS 1115-approved, and federally accredited family caregiver support platform, announced that it has closed a $3 million financing round.Citybizlist Shared .
A Guide to Pop-Ups Around D.C. During the Coronavirus CrisisSkate wing sandwiches, Tex-Mex breakfast tacos, and Japanese-Thai menus make temporary appearances around town.Eater DC Shared .
Ex-Pence aide throws support behind Biden, citing Trump's virus responseA former aide to Vice President Pence will vote for Democratic nominee Joe Biden in the November election because of President Trump's handling of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a new ad from an anti-Trump group of Republicans.The Hill Shared .
Everybody's got leverage: Dreading a 50-50 Senate splitAn evenly divided Senate looks increasingly likely after November.Politico - Congress Shared .
Today in Hawks around TownThanks to Fiona for sending this morning "this morning at New Hampshire Ave and Park Road, NW."PoPville Shared .
DC-Area Parks Are Seeing Records Numbers Of Visitors In The Pandemic"I wasn't really outdoorsy before, but now I'm discovering new places around the D.C. area and seeing a whole new side of this place I've never seen before," said one local resident.DCist Shared .
DOJ explored charges against Portland officials after protesters clashed with law enforcementThe Department of Justice has explored charges against Portland, Ore., officials after nightly protests for police reform led to clashes between demonstrators and law enforcement, a spokesperson told The Associated Press on Thursday.The Hill Shared .