Fight, gunshot reported at Tysons Corner Center mall

Placeholder while article actions load A person fired a gun during a fight inside the Tysons Corner Center mall in Virginia Saturday afternoon, police said, sending panicked patrons and workers fleeing or taking cover in changing rooms, offices and other hiding spots. Fairfax County police said they found no one struck by bullets, but noted … Read more

Police never tried to open door to Uvalde classroom

Surveillance footage shows that police never tried to open a door to two classrooms at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde in the 77 minutes between the time a gunman entered the rooms and massacred 21 people And officers finally breached the door and killed him, according to a law enforcement source close to the investigation. … Read more

Signs of tension rise between Justice, Jan. 6 panel

Tensions between the Justice Department and the House Jan. 6 select committee have slipped into public view amid the panel’s first public hearings for its investigation. A standoff between the parallel probes over the committee’s refusal to share its interview transcripts led federal prosecutors this week to agree to postpone the trial date for a … Read more

Herschel Walker gets a Father’s Day weekend pass from social conservatives

“They didn’t do anything but make me want to fight harder, because I’m tired of people misleading the American people,” Walker said. “I’m tired of people misleading my family.” From there, Walker quickly pivoted to the need for America to become energy independent and decried those trying to “confuse” people “with racism over here” and … Read more

Florida Allows Doctors to Order Covid Vaccines for Young Children

Facing withering pressure from medical professionals and the federal government, Florida began to allow pediatricians, children’s hospitals and other physicians on Friday to order coronavirus vaccines for the youngest children, according to state and White House officials. The shift would ensure that families would be able to get the shots at doctors’ offices, though later … Read more

Police respond to shooting at Tysons Corner mall

Fairfax County police say that there is no active shooter situation at this time, but the mall has been closed as they clear the area and investigate. Police are responding to reports of shots fired at Tysons Corner Center in Virginia. Fairfax County police say that there is no active shooter situation at this time, … Read more

Mark Shields, political commentator, dies at 85

Placeholder while article actions load Mark Shields, a onetime campaign manager who became one of Washington’s most respected political commentators, both as a syndicated liberal columnist and as a genial counterpart to several conservative sparring partners on PBS NewsHour, died June 18 at his home in Chevy Chase, Md. He was 85. The cause was … Read more

DeSantis escalates feud with White House

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) is escalating his feud with the White House over the COVID-19 response as he positions himself for a possible presidential campaign in 2024. DeSantis has been taking heat for his decision not to preorder from the federal government COVID-19 vaccines for infants and young kids. The White House initially made … Read more

Production team with ‘Late Show with Stephen Colbert’ arrested in House building

US Capitol Police said in a Friday statement that at approximately 8:30 pm Thursday, officers “observed seven individuals, unescorted and without Congressional ID, in a sixth-floor hallway” in the Longworth House Office Building on Capitol Hill in Washington. “The building was closed to visitors, and these individuals were determined to be a part of a … Read more