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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 […]