The move indicates a lack of confidence in the White House medical team's own contact tracing efforts regarding an ongoing virus outbreak.
D.C.'s top prosecutor told Muriel Bowser that police didn't have probable cause for mass arrests, and that "guilt by association" doesn't warrant felony charges.
A 17-year-old boy is dead and an off-duty police officer is fighting for her life at a hospital after multiple shooters opened fire, authorities said.
House Democrats and Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser announced a June 26 vote on whether to officially name D.C. the 51st state.
Protests against police brutality continue around the country, coronavirus lingers and Pride month begins in this week's best images.
The deployment of unwanted federal forces in the District of Columbia is only possible because it is not a state.
The local chapter of Black Lives Matter dismissed the mural as a “performative distraction from real policy changes” designed to “appease white liberals."
The president's tweet about White House protesters evoked images of segregationist violence, Mayor Muriel Bowser said.
Mayor Muriel Bowser said Trump's "Salute to America" expenses will further deplete a fund that was never repaid for costs of the president's inauguration.
Parents are finding access to affordable, quality childcare nearly impossible. Washington, D.C., wants to be the model of how to fix that.