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MedStar Washington Hospital Center says it has seen a 40% increase in cooking-related injuries since the stay-at-ho… https://t.co/ea0ZOBwLQ8Watch Live: A Fourth of July event at Mount Rushmore where President Donald Trump is expected to denounce protester… https://t.co/FRIUT6bLKwThe House of Representatives is expected to vote to remove the bust of a famous Maryland figure from the U.S. Capit… https://t.co/FauEuwdJdqThe family of a homeless man hailed as a hero after intervening when he saw a D.C. police officer being stabbed wan… https://t.co/yEcWWyedKdHours before the event, protesters blocked a road leading to the monument. Authorities worked to move the demonstra… https://t.co/Xaym3ChOmFNew University of Maryland Dr. Darryll Pines talks about healing the university in the midst of a pandemic and call… https://t.co/Sl1O6pxFqbBotswana says it is investigating a staggeringly high number of elephant carcasses — 275 — found in the popular Oka… https://t.co/ylLZsD9MgO
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Greg Washington is George Mason University’s new president and the first African American in the role. Here’s what… https://t.co/42dGDhr2CKA U Street business owner says Black-owned Industrial Bank gave her grandparents a loan when white-owned banks refu… https://t.co/hyxTFHRN5iCoca-Cola Co. is shutting down its Odwalla juice and smoothie brand as sales have continued to decline while consum… https://t.co/YWDad1N9y8If you’re going to Six Flags America, expect staggered arrival times and separated seating on roller coasters https://t.co/lLiJJisIuKA new survey from the CDC found that 54% of people who tested positive for COVID-19 couldn’t pinpoint how they cont… https://t.co/84m5LpldaiRedskins owner Dan Snyder shouldn’t just change the team’s name; he should sell it, D.C. leaders and team-watchers… https://t.co/KG8JxzWg2xDaequan Wimberly died of the virus this week as the coronavirus spreads in Florida. “I would just like for the worl… https://t.co/naGS7eg5boWatch Live: The police chief of Aurora, Colorado, confirmed that officers mocked the death of Elijah McClain in pho… https://t.co/zKmcgGdEnXThe White House says President Donald Trump was never briefed on intelligence that Russia had put a bounty on U.S.… https://t.co/yB49uXwMNXTo borrow a phrase from the Broadway smash "Hamilton," this weekend millions of Americans will have the opportunity… https://t.co/MQpoXzJRz4Today is the hottest day of the year with a high so far of 95 degrees. When you factor in the humidity ... it feels… https://t.co/viWBpRhUof
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonSo... the time has come for people to attempt to trademark a potential new NFL team nickname. Here's what's been f… https://t.co/WdPT8A6dC8
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonThe gaming community is mourning the loss of a massively popular player. According to multiple reports, Byron "Reck… https://t.co/oxKcgV833CThe U.S. economy just posted its best single-month job gain in history. U.S. unemployment is at one of its worst po… https://t.co/oXIVdDop1pThis is the first time since World War II that no All-Star Game will be held https://t.co/fzsEnoTKSrA push to rename the bridge in honor of Rep. John Lewis, who led the 1965 marchers on "Bloody Sunday," is drawing o… https://t.co/0RyHzHksR2What do you think Washington's new football team name should be? Vote in our poll here --> https://t.co/OCbkdxaySFhttps://t.co/OpQR8kJZm0
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonIn a 5-4 decision, conservative Supreme Court justices blocked a lower court ruling allowing curbside voting in Ala… https://t.co/UYJ3H2WLJOThe Washington Redskins announced today that they will review the team name after calls for change. What do you thi… https://t.co/WwJZE3TqO4Duffy, who recently revealed she was drugged, kidnapped and raped many years ago, wrote an open letter, via Deadlin… https://t.co/NXSPNt1pd9https://t.co/075l8lbaQJ https://t.co/Pjjs1ZNezmTwitter has said it will start letting people edit their tweets when there is widespread adoption of face masks in… https://t.co/PAovCszNyoJust In: Pepsi has joined calls for the Redskins to change their name. "We believe it is time for a change” https://t.co/eZCM9r33BcWashington’s NFL team appears to have disappeared from Nike's website. A search for “Redskins” results in the messa… https://t.co/IPJmHB2R3v
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonBEER FOR RACIAL JUSTICE: Breweries around the US are making a dark beer called Black is Beautiful. @WeatheredSouls_https://t.co/I8TtTspa4V
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonWearing a face mask is the most important thing you can do this weekend to protect yourself and others from the cor… https://t.co/paAXuoeEbhJust In: The Washington Redskins say they will “undergo a thorough review of the team’s name” as pressure builds fo… https://t.co/HbNXtIBikKThe Washington Warriors seems like the most likely option if the Redskins' name were changed. Here’s why, NBC Sport… https://t.co/wfW7AaZZNT"It is difficult for us to imagine a circumstance which could necessitate or justify the deployment of bayonets aga… https://t.co/M64fWIMcyb"I wish someone would just say the quiet part out loud. In the COVID economy, you're only allowed a kid OR a job” https://t.co/jq1XgrnF7jFrench President Emmanuel Macron on Friday named Jean Castex, who coordinated France’s virus reopening strategy, as… https://t.co/5s86NtgcMABig news for @HUBisonSports!! https://t.co/PxvR8HDhHk
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonGhislaine Maxwell, a socialite and heiress who long served as Jeffrey Epstein's confidante, was arrested by FBI age… https://t.co/zsoQmJbTU6The actress tweeted that she is bringing herself to "Red Table Talk" for some "healing" days after August Alsina al… https://t.co/UxZ5D5LSLUIt is going to be a hot day as temps rise into the mid 90s! With the humidity, it is going to feel closer to 100 de… https://t.co/4Yn5XxJYQR
Retweeted by NBCWashington"Lift Ev’ry Voice and Sing" will be performed live or played before "The Star-Spangled Banner" prior to each NFL ga… https://t.co/Op8xHuNF8HIf the proposal is implemented, transgender women could be placed in sex-segregated shelters for men. https://t.co/QbrNr26RsuMaryland’s health department is instructing health care providers to order a coronavirus test for anyone who reques… https://t.co/qKM25cfp6oA group of activists is calling for changes to a Maryland police department’s union contract. https://t.co/4kTsDD0qoZAuthorities on Thursday arrested two more people on suspicion of arson in the burning of an Atlanta Wendy's restaur… https://t.co/DrsqNIEvACThe coronavirus has mutated in a way that might help the pathogen spread more easily, White House health advisor Dr… https://t.co/Cs726rILhPJUST IN: FedEx has asked the Washington Redskins to change the team's name. “We have communicated to the team in Wa… https://t.co/koO4bX3XD8
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonIn about five weeks, the nation’s most populous state went from success story to cautionary tale. https://t.co/sNV6xhrDfOThe DC Department of Parks and Recreation is hosting an online summer camp that is free to children in the District. https://t.co/Q1TMiSck9SMaryland’s health department is instructing health care providers to order a coronavirus test for anyone who reques… https://t.co/jeB8QT50idA group of activists is calling for changes to a Maryland police department’s union contract. https://t.co/oyd0hhrp4BMore than 1,000 people have signed a petition to remove a Confederate flag that flies above a playground and county… https://t.co/T3NAJ7hkGu“We have communicated to the team in Washington our request that they change the team name,” FedEx confirmed in a s… https://t.co/imMoeRcml9The National Safety Council warned that the widespread use of hand sanitizer in the wake of the coronavirus pandemi… https://t.co/qTnbNGlmc7In an effort to bridge the racial economic gap Netflix has planed to invest $100 million dollars to Black-owned ban… https://t.co/fBfFDqE0cRMaryland’s health department is instructing health care providers to order a coronavirus test for anyone who reques… https://t.co/WekL9FwL9UA group of activists is calling for changes to a Maryland police department’s union contract. https://t.co/SIpVZA9iP6More than 1,000 people have signed a petition to remove a Confederate flag that flies above a playground and county… https://t.co/GpuC6jcgyS“We have communicated to the team in Washington our request that they change the team name,” FedEx confirmed in a s… https://t.co/72pP8vOCu7Drivers must now fully stop, not just yield, for pedestrians in all crosswalks in Virginia or they could be slapped… https://t.co/VJ2hrivMuNA government watchdog says the Commerce Department is trying to block the findings of an investigation into the age… https://t.co/s412qIw9o0The National Safety Council warned that the widespread use of hand sanitizer in the wake of the coronavirus pandemi… https://t.co/XGPgPtADToThe white St. Louis couple who became internationally famous for standing guard with guns outside their mansion dur… https://t.co/Q0bXHwHOkPMore than 1,000 people have signed a petition to remove a Confederate flag that flies above a playground and county… https://t.co/nRT0Mwi08BThe Vanilla Ice show in Texas drew widespread attention — and criticism — when the rapper posted about it on social… https://t.co/wxLvYST0W3“Quit claiming victory with almost 15 million Americans still out of work because of the crisis,” former Vice Presi… https://t.co/PUHaMJp7nc
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Meet a former chief of police who has worked for decades to bridge the gap between police and communities https://t.co/lMHaf4GRBW“We have communicated to the team in Washington our request that they change the team name,” FedEx confirmed in a s… https://t.co/XJL1c1xhuIA caught-on-camera dispute between neighbors over work being done at a northern New Jersey home this week sparked a… https://t.co/3j3VAEK3vJNew court documents from Meghan Markle's ongoing lawsuit against the Mail on Sunday reveal the Duchess of Sussex fe… https://t.co/7DCpJQFlEbPresident Donald Trump has falsely claimed his administration invested “$2.5 trillion in all of the greatest equipm… https://t.co/lFPSSW6aOQThe Fourth of July was always a time for communities to come together, daylong celebrations with patriotic parades… https://t.co/lIGIyEJ1eYThe global health policy expert was giving a live TV interview when her daughter needed help finding a place for he… https://t.co/STDf7dw4N2Herman Cain tested positive for COVID-19 more than a week after attending President Trump's Tulsa rally. He was pho… https://t.co/y3caxBJMfwA 9-year-old boy lost a finger and is hospitalized after an accident with illegal fireworks and his mother may face… https://t.co/RUh2eu9FOuHugh Downs, a genial and near-constant presence on television on news, game and talk shows, has died at age 99 https://t.co/Oz9g5aKRTgDC Police Officer Stabbed in Downtown DC; Homeless Man Intervened. https://t.co/UaMpONWiRN https://t.co/RHKcnTtqz0
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonBlack banks can be the lifeblood of black-owned businesses. @Netflix is committing $100-million to these banks.… https://t.co/xU7mDK6vzB
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonSearching for fireworks? Check out this map of Fourth of July fireworks displays that are still on for 2020 in the… https://t.co/AclvQTtNfxGood news, crab lovers: The Chesapeake Bay’s crab population is healthy and not over harvested, a new report says https://t.co/Q4e4WutJFJWall Street is rallying today after a report showed the U.S. job market continues to climb from the crater created… https://t.co/I2UAMFzT2VD.C.’s mayor and police chief are asking people not to come to the Mall to watch Fourth of July fireworks. Will you… https://t.co/oJ1hVZo7RJA man stabbed another man inside a grocery store in Bowie, Maryland, after making comments about the Black victim’s… https://t.co/vnFrVjAYKo#NEW: Prince George’s County will soon have 2 new Amazon facilities powered by entrepreneurs. One in Lanham the oth… https://t.co/Qfrlldh0al
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonA British judge refused to give Venezuela control of over $1 billion in gold sitting in a Bank of England vault, ru… https://t.co/qGSWnMKbOFThe D.C. department dedicated to helping homeless people has started a fundraiser for a man who helped a police off… https://t.co/kUZotmcGOE"There's really only three things we can do in order to get to tomorrow: Wear a mask, social distance, wash our han… https://t.co/QoBYyZDbwEhttps://t.co/L2ig7w4oUl https://t.co/kKQ8Cv2KetThe Supreme Court is denying Congress access to secret grand jury testimony from special counsel Robert Mueller’s R… https://t.co/qaGAYmA7nDAfter our story aired about Rehan Staton, the former sanitation worker who was accepted to Harvard Law, we got many… https://t.co/uQel6n8BSB
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonProtester Who Recorded Police Removing Tents Banned From Black Lives Matter Plaza https://t.co/pftaXRQ2j8
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonProtester Who Recorded Police Removing Tents Banned From Black Lives Matter Plaza. The man who shot a widely seen v… https://t.co/mFxKbN3o3M
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonU.S. Treasury Secretary says he believes most schools will be able to open in the fall, helping parents get back to… https://t.co/wWkzegUgCxToday will likely end up as DC's 12th day in a row warmer than average and there's a good chance that this string o… https://t.co/VIdXRzm2Sy
Retweeted by NBCWashingtonICYMI: New laws that took effect July 1 in D.C., Maryland and Virginia. https://t.co/TleRISjSBwThe Trump administration says anyone heading to the National Mall for July Fourth should wear a mask. They will als… https://t.co/7t4n2xgEEe“I grabbed the guy’s arm and me and the cop got him under control so he couldn’t stab him no more.” John Burrows he… https://t.co/5MIhGCNItbNo motive was given in the attack, but Guanajuato Gov. Diego Sinhue said drug gangs appear to have been involved. https://t.co/ZsN9nMcDE6
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