Fire burns near U.S. Capitol Complex, emergency alert broadcast over a loudspeaker

Smoke could be seen rising in the backdrop of the U.S. Capitol Monday. The fire reportedly started in a homeless encampment after a propane tank exploded. Authorities have since locked-down…

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Trump declares State of Emergency in D.C., empowers DHS, FEMA to avert ‘threat of catastrophe’

President Donald Trump declared a state of emergency in the District of Columbia on Monday granting the Department of Homeland Security and the Federal Emergency Management Agency the power and…

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