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Elderly coupled killed by lightning strike near White House in Washington D.C.

An elderly couple from Wisconsin have died after they were struck by lightning near the White House in Washington DC, police say. James Mueller, 76, and Donna Mueller, 75, died from their injuries. Two others were struck and injured and have been taken to hospital in the city. The victims were in Lafayette Park during […]

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United States: Shooting in northeast Washington D.C. leaves 1 dead, 6 injured

Six men were shot and one was killed in a shooting in northeast D.C. on Monday, police said. “We appear to have a large group of people who were in the area when the shots rang out,” Metropolitan Police Department Chief Robert Contee told reporters, adding, “We have no idea why the shots were fired […]

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Washington, D.C. Shooting: 6-year-old killed, 5 wounded

A six-year-old girl was killed and five other adults were wounded in a shooting in Washington, DC, on Friday night, officials said. The incident happened shortly after 11:00pm in the southeast part of the district about 5 miles from the US Capitol. Metropolitan Police Department Executive Assistant Chief Ashan Benedict said officers in the area […]

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Trump wanted to deploy 10,000 troops in Washington D.C. to deal with protesters: Report

U.S. President Donald Trump told his advisors at one point this past week he wanted 10,000 troops to deploy to the Washington D.C. area to halt civil unrest over the killing of a black man by Minneapolis police, according to a senior U.S. official. The account of Trump’s demand during a heated Oval Office conversation […]