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Washington, D.C., stay-at-home order extended through May 15th. The order also applies to closure of the city’s schools and nonessential businesses, as well as the ban on gatherings of more than 10 people. Related Stories: ‘Scandal’ Recap: Fitz Makes An Awkward Return to Washington DC DC Mayor Muriel Bowser Talks About Push For Statehood for […]

On Friday, Feburary 2nd, PBS will be premiering a concert film of Nas and The National Symphony Orchestra performing “Illmatic,” live. The film was recorded back in march 2014, during the 20th anniversary of the album. It will explore the legendary rapper’s Queen’s, NY upbringing, musical background, and his over all career. In addition, the […]

Shaniah Boyd is among the Black and Latina girls missing in Washington, D.C., police say.

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is pulling all the stops to locate the dozens of missing Black and brown girls in her district. Just a week after the mayor released a six-point plan to address traumatic case, which reportedly had been conceived of in January, Bowser distributed a broad outline of the plan, including more than half a million […]

An Instagram post announcing that 14 black girls went missing in D.C. within a 24-hour period sent people into a tizzy. Celebrities such as Taraji P. Henson, Sean "P. Diddy" Combs, LL Cool J and Gabrielle Union began posting about the missing Black girls in D.C. Soon, the Congressional Black Caucus was involved and called for the FBI to investigate. That's not all. Press conferences were held and demands made for authorities to pay more attention to the plight of missing black women in D.C. Problem was, the information was incorrect.

The nation is still up in arms after 14 girls have been pronounced missing in Washington, D.C. within 24 hours. D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser announced on Friday that the city will dedicate more resources including a task force to help find missing youth in the District. According to The Washington Post, Bowser will increase the number of […]

Much of the mainstream media has failed to cover missing Black and Latinx girls in the nation's capital.

Over a dozen District teenagers, ranging in age from 14 to 18—all Black or Hispanic—are missing. Concerned residents held a town hall meeting to question officials.

Bremerton City Councilwoman Leslie Daugs was apprehended on Tuesday following an outburst at Sen. Jeff Sessions’ confirmation hearing.

The day has come. Donald J. Trump is officially President of the United States of America. Here's Twitter's reaction.

The Women’s March on Washington aims to send a message to all levels of government and the incoming administration: that we stand together in solidarity and expect elected leaders to act to protect the rights of women, their families and their communities. The march is scheduled to take place on Saturday, January 21st in the […]

On January 21, 2017, one day after the inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump, thousands are expected to gather in Washington D.C., in yet another march for women's rights.