Protestors and police clash in front of White House

Police fired tear gas on protestors in front of the White House on May 31 as demonstrations for the death of George Floyd spread across the United States. Read more: https://wapo.st/3eBjRAg. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal on a Washington Post digital subscription: $29 for one year http://washingtonpost.com/youtubeoffer. Subscribe to … Read more Protestors and police clash in front of White House

Prize-winning portrait turns up in hunt for missing Archibald entries | The Drum

Whether sold, given away or destroyed in a moment of passionate disappointment, once they’re off the gallery wall, there are all kinds of places artworks can end up. In preparations for the 100th anniversary of the Archibald Prize next year, the Art Gallery of NSW is working to fill the gap in its digital archive, … Read more Prize-winning portrait turns up in hunt for missing Archibald entries | The Drum

Black New Yorkers say they’re ‘tired’ of injustice as turbulent protests rage on

New Yorkers echoed protesters in several cities with calls for racial justice on May 30, following the police-involved death of George Floyd. Read more: https://wapo.st/2TU65Rm. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal on a Washington Post digital subscription: $29 for one year http://washingtonpost.com/youtubeoffer. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK … Read more Black New Yorkers say they’re ‘tired’ of injustice as turbulent protests rage on

Destruction in D.C. after a night of mayhem

Cars were set ablaze and buildings were vandalized in Washington, D.C., after protesters and police clashed near the White House on May 31. Read more: https://wapo.st/2ZU9IdU. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal on a Washington Post digital subscription: $29 for one year http://washingtonpost.com/youtubeoffer. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: … Read more Destruction in D.C. after a night of mayhem

Police appear to target journalists as they cover George Floyd protests

Some on-air journalists have become the target of attacks while covering clashes between police and protesters following George Floyd’s death. Read more: https://wapo.st/2zLKljG. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal on a Washington Post digital subscription: $29 for one year http://washingtonpost.com/youtubeoffer. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: … Read more Police appear to target journalists as they cover George Floyd protests

Museums & galleries are looking for new ways to connect with the public when they re-open | ABC News

Museums and art galleries are beginning to re-open around the country after being closed for more than two months. The pandemic has revolutionised the way such institutions connect with the public, with a shift to digital exhibitions and programs. And with interstate-travel still restricted that’s likely to continue. The top museums and galleries are among … Read more Museums & galleries are looking for new ways to connect with the public when they re-open | ABC News

Democrats slam Trump, call for policing changes following George Floyd’s death

Democratic officials on May 31 criticized the White House response to nationwide protests over policing and called for new policies to govern police departments. Republicans were more muted in their criticism of President Trump’s response to the protests. Read more: https://wapo.st/36KUbhO. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal on a Washington … Read more Democrats slam Trump, call for policing changes following George Floyd’s death

New York mayor speaks about protests

After a night of protests in New York and across the United States spurred by the death of George Floyd, New York Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) is expected to speak. Read more: https://wapo.st/3gOvWUO. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal on a Washington Post digital subscription: $29 for one year … Read more New York mayor speaks about protests

A tense standoff at the White House: Protests grip D.C. for a second night

Crowds protesting the killing of George Floyd clashed with U.S. Secret Service and Park Police officers near the White House on May 30. Read more: https://wapo.st/2ZU9IdU. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal on a Washington Post digital subscription: $29 for one year http://washingtonpost.com/youtubeoffer. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: … Read more A tense standoff at the White House: Protests grip D.C. for a second night

WATCH LIVE: NASA and SpaceX Crew Dragon launch 2020

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon is scheduled to take its first test flight to the International Space Station with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken on board. The original May 27 launch date was scrubbed due to inclement weather. The Washington Post’s Libby Casey anchors the broadcast with space industry reporter Christian Davenport and will include … Read more WATCH LIVE: NASA and SpaceX Crew Dragon launch 2020

Watch the historic full launch of the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule

NASA’s first human space launch in nearly a decade is a success. SpaceX’s Crew Dragon capsule, with astronauts Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley aboard, separated from the Falcon 9 rocket’s second stage booster and entered a stable low-Earth orbit on its way to meeting the International Space Station. Read more: https://wapo.st/3gANkw1. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank … Read more Watch the historic full launch of the SpaceX Crew Dragon capsule

Coronavirus contact tracing apps are coming to your phone. Here’s how they work.

Apple and Google have launched a contact tracing system called Exposure Notification, which could allow their smartphone users and overwhelmed health officials to detect when a person has been exposed to the coronavirus. Read more: https://wapo.st/2AnKCcC. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal on a Washington Post digital subscription: $29 for … Read more Coronavirus contact tracing apps are coming to your phone. Here’s how they work.

Covid-19 put him in the hospital, where he thought he’d die. Months later, he’s still recovering.

Masahiro Hoshino, 74, and his wife celebrated their 30th wedding anniversary on the Diamond Princess cruise ship, where he contracted the novel coronavirus. From his hospital bed in Tokyo, he recorded his last goodbyes to her and their sons. But after months of recovery, he is back to playing his saxophone. Read more: https://wapo.st/2BiAeDx. SPECIAL … Read more Covid-19 put him in the hospital, where he thought he’d die. Months later, he’s still recovering.

A virtual cooking experience brings Mexico City’s tacos to your home

Virtual cooking classes are one way to “travel” without leaving the house during the coronavirus pandemic. Chef Graciela Montaño hosts an online cooking experience through Airbnb from her home in Mexico City, where participants learn how to make Mexican street tacos. Read more: https://wapo.st/2ZTocLg. SPECIAL OFFER: To thank you for your support, here’s a deal … Read more A virtual cooking experience brings Mexico City’s tacos to your home

Finally enjoying a meal outside: D.C. enters ‘phase 1’ of reopening

A bit of normality returned to Washington, D.C., and Northern Virginia on May 29 as the area began to emerge from the coronavirus lockdown. Residents were able to enjoy outdoor service at restaurants and get their hair cut for the first time in 60 days. The coronavirus remains a pervasive threat. On Thursday, the District, … Read more Finally enjoying a meal outside: D.C. enters ‘phase 1’ of reopening