Police Chief joins protest while holding sign | ABC News

“There’s your police chief!” Howard County Police Chief joined a protest in Columbia, Maryland holding a sign that read, “Silence is complicity.” https://abcn.ws/3dv81HR SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc GOOD MORNING AMERICA’S HOMEPAGE: https://www.goodmorningamerica.com/

George Floyd protesters take to streets of affluent Washington DC suburb

Thousands of demonstrators took to the streets of an affluent Washington DC suburb on Tuesday in protest at the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis last week. FRANCE 24 reports from Maryland.  Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to … Read more George Floyd protesters take to streets of affluent Washington DC suburb

George Floyd protests: “This movement is being led by black youth, it’s not being led by Antifa”

Do violence and riots offer Donald Trump a ticket to re-election? As the U.S. president doubles down on what he calls “acts of domestic terror”, antifascist activist Lacy MacAuley & University of Maryland’s Gary LaFree disagree over the impact of the violence surrounding #GeorgeFloyd protests. Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news … Read more George Floyd protests: “This movement is being led by black youth, it’s not being led by Antifa”

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

House Passes Uighur Bill in Rebuke to China, Sends It to Trump

The U.S. House voted Wednesday to authorize sanctions against Chinese officials for human rights abuses against Muslim minorities, as Congress and the White House ratchet up pressure on the government in Beijing amid rising tensions between the world’s two biggest economies. The 413-1 vote comes on the same day the Trump administration said that Hong … Read more House Passes Uighur Bill in Rebuke to China, Sends It to Trump

Coronavirus deaths in US top 100,000 – BBC News

The US has passed 100,000 deaths in the coronavirus outbreak in less than four months. It has seen more fatalities than any other country, while its 1.69 million confirmed infections account for about 30% of the worldwide total. The first US infection was reported in Washington state on 21 January. Globally there have been 5.6 … Read more Coronavirus deaths in US top 100,000 – BBC News

Bill Gates-backed biotech company starts phase 1 vaccine trial

A U.S.-based biotech company says it has started a phase one coronavirus vaccine trial with financial support from a group backed by Bill Gates. The trial, taking place in Australia, involves about 130 people aged between 18 and 59. If it’s successful, the Maryland-based company will follow up with trials in more countries. Meanwhile, Dow … Read more Bill Gates-backed biotech company starts phase 1 vaccine trial

Trump Returns to the White House After Observing Memorial Day in Arlington, Baltimore

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump returned to the White House Monday afternoon after participating in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia, and delivering remarks at Fort McHenry National Monument and Shrine in Baltimore, Maryland, on Monday, May 25. Subscribe to our … Read more Trump Returns to the White House After Observing Memorial Day in Arlington, Baltimore

Trump Delivers Memorial Day Remarks at Fort McHenry in Baltimore

President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump participate in a Memorial Day ceremony at Fort McHenry National Monument and Shrine in Baltimore, Maryland. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email us … Read more Trump Delivers Memorial Day Remarks at Fort McHenry in Baltimore

Blue Angels Fly Over Naval Academy as Grads Toss Caps in the Air

The Blue Angels flew over the graduation ceremony of the US Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland, on May 20, as the 2020 grads tossed their caps into the air. Graduates were seen seated apart from each other during the ceremony, in line with COVID-19 social distancing precautions. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON … Read more Blue Angels Fly Over Naval Academy as Grads Toss Caps in the Air

Senators Propose Sanctions on China for Interfering With Hong Kong’s Autonomy

May.21 — Senator Chris Van Hollen, a Democrat from Maryland, talks about a bill that would sanction China for violating its obligations to Hong Kong. Senator Pat Toomey, a Republican from Pennsylvania, is also supporting the bill. Sen. Van Hollen talks to Kevin Cirilli on “Bloomberg Markets: The Close.”

Trump: U.S. May Make Deal With Russia on Arm Strategy

The Trump administration notified international partners on Thursday that it’s pulling out of a treaty that permits 30-plus nations to conduct unarmed, observation flights over each other’s territory — overflights initially set up to promote trust and avert conflict between the U.S. and Russia. The administration says it wants out of the Open Skies Treaty … Read more Trump: U.S. May Make Deal With Russia on Arm Strategy

Will Washington allow the WHO to investigate its military bio labs?

In Fort Detrick, Maryland, the U.S. Army has cutting-edge labs researching viruses. In August 2019, Ft. Detrick labs were closed and a number of pneumonia cases, or illness with similarities to pneumonia, occurred in Maryland. What happened when the labs were shut down? What does the U.S. need the labs for? Dr. Qiao tries to … Read more Will Washington allow the WHO to investigate its military bio labs?