Inauguration Day

What D.C. police should learn from Inauguration Day about managing protests

“SOMETIMES THE bad guys win.” That was the reaction of D.C. Police Chief Peter Newsham to the decision by the U.S. attorney’s office to drop the last of the rioting cases stemming from controversial arrests during President Trump’s inauguration. If the chief’s judgment is correct, his department …

Justice

Remaining Inauguration Day Protest Charges Dropped

On Friday, the U.S. Attorney’s office announced that the charges against the defendants involved in or connected to the anti-Trump protests that …

Corruption

Riot Charges Dropped Against Remaining Inauguration Day Protesters

Thirty-nine people still faced riot charges following protests of President Donald Trump's inauguration.<p>Federal prosecutors have dismissed riot …

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Mar-a-Lago Seems to Be the Exception to Trump's 'America First' Agenda

President Donald Trump's Palm Beach Mar-a-Lago club is looking to hire 61 foreign workers for the Winter season, despite the president's frequent …

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Trump Inauguration Day rioting charges against 200+ people abruptly dropped by U.S.

Charges brought by the U.S. government against more than 200 people who protested on the day Donald Trump was inaugurated President were abruptly …

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U.S. Attorney Dismisses Remaining Inauguration Day J20 Protest Cases

The U.S. attorney’s office in D.C. has dismissed all the remaining cases from the mass arrests of participants in the Disrupt J20 protests that took …

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Federal prosecutors abruptly dismiss all 39 remaining Inauguration Day rioting cases

Federal prosecutors on Friday dismissed rioting charges against all remaining defendants arrested after destructive Inauguration Day protests in the nation’s capital, bringing to a close a controversial case that led to allegations of government overreach.<p>Prosecutors began filing paperwork Friday …

Liberal View

532 Days Later, All Charges Against Trump Inauguration Protesters Are Officially Dropped

10:06 PM 07/06/2018<p>The D.C. U.S. Attorney’s office dropped all charges Friday against people awaiting trial for allegedly rioting during President …

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The Government Is Dropping All Charges In The Remaining Inauguration Day Prosecutions

After several trials, prosecutors were unable to secure any convictions. Of the 234 people arrested, 21 people pleaded guilty.<p>The US attorney's office in Washington, DC, announced Friday that it is dismissing charges against the remaining defendants charged in connection with anti-Trump …

U.S. Politics

Prosecutors Will Drop Remaining Cases Against Inauguration Day Protesters

Federal prosecutors said Friday they will drop all of the remaining cases stemming from the Inauguration Day demonstrations in Washington, D.C. last year.<p>As NPR reported then, a protest turned confrontational when a small number of "black-clad protesters broke windows and police responded with …

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Charges Dropped Against Remaining J20 Inauguration Day Protesters

Federal prosecutors dropped all charges against the 38 remaining defendants arrested and charged with rioting during the Disrupt J20 protests on …

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Larry David's Guide to Social Etiquette

This feature was originally published on October 23, 2014.<p>Larry David: fearless Social Assassin, misanthropic bald man, unafraid to point out …

Pop Culture

Spox: Elton John Not Performing at Trump Inauguration

This week, a Donald Trump aide claimed that singer-songwriter Elton John would be rocking Trump’s Inauguration Day in Washington, D.C., in …

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For Inauguration Day, This Strava Artist Took His Message to the Streets

The hashtag #ThanksObama has been trending on Twitter as Barack Obama ended his presidential term and passed over the reins to Donald Trump today. And for Virginia-based cyclist Chris Jones, there was the perfect way to say thank you: with Strava art.<p>For those unfamiliar with the term, "Strava art" …

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Ivanka Welcomed Shabbat On Inauguration Day In Lincoln Bedroom

Inauguration weekend was a momentous time for Ivanka Trump and Jared Kushner — but there was still Shabbat to consider.<p>On Friday night, January 20 — …

Jewish Culture

DOJ Drops Felony Charges Against Eight More Inauguration Protesters. What Exactly Is Going On With Those Rioting Cases?

The U.S. Attorney's Office of D.C. announced on Wednesday that it was dropping charges against eight defendants who were set to face trial for their …

Justice

Feds give up on another 8 cases in #J20 Inauguration Day protest crusade

They've been pursuing this case for 17 months.<p>Government prosecutors have given up on their felony pursuit of eight additional members of a 2017 …

Justice

Federal prosecutors dismiss several Inauguration Day rioting cases

For the third time in less than a month, federal prosecutors late Wednesday dismissed cases against a handful of defendants charged with felony rioting during President Trump’s Inauguration Day ceremony.<p>D.C. prosecutors dismissed eight cases against defendants with prejudice, meaning the government …

Corruption

D.C. jury acquits man on most charges in Inauguration Day rioting, deadlocks on one count

A Virginia man accused of participating in destructive Inauguration Day riots in downtown Washington was acquitted on Wednesday of most criminal charges, but a jury deadlocked on one count of engaging in a riot.<p>Seth Cadman, 27, of Virginia Beach, left D.C. Superior Court after a mistrial was …

Justice

Defendant in Trump Inauguration Day rioting acquitted

WASHINGTON (AP) - A man accused of conspiring to riot during President Donald Trump’s inauguration has been acquitted by a Washington, D.C., …

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One Inauguration Day rioting defendant acquitted as jury continues deliberations on others

After a little more than a day of deliberations, a D.C. jury on Monday acquitted a man who had been accused of conspiring to riot during Donald Trump’s inauguration.<p>Casey Webber, 29, of the District was found not guilty of all six charges he faced, including rioting and conspiracy.<p>The jury in Judge …

Justice

Prosecutors dismiss three additional cases in Inauguration Day riots

Federal prosecutors announced late Friday they were dismissing three additional rioting cases against defendants in the 2017 Inauguration Day protests of President Trump.<p>The dismissals came a day after D.C. Superior Court Judge Robert E. Morin ordered seven cases to be dismissed against defendants …

Justice

See photos of New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell's inauguration day celebrations | NOLA.com

The era of New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell officially began Monday (May 7) with appropriate celebrations of her historic election as the first …

New Orleans

Inauguration day: LaToya Cantrell becomes mayor of New Orleans

After more than 300 years since its founding, a woman now leads New Orleans.<p>It's a big day for LaToya Cantrell. She made history Monday six months …

New Orleans

How Trump's Regulatory Rollback Boosts Small Businesses

Since Inauguration Day, President Trump has slashed well over 1,500 planned regulatory actions. The Trump administration has repealed 22 regulations …

Small Business

Will The Democrats Throw Away Their Shot In 2020?

But potholes abound on the road to the White House. Looking at the field of possible candidates and the direction the party is leaning, there are …

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With Bolton pick, Trump betrays his own vision

Close video<p>The Rachel Maddow Show, 3/22/18, 9:26 PM ET<p>McFaul on Trump pick Bolton: What he believes in is very scary<p>Michael McFaul, former U.S. …

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Pennsylvania Ave, Inauguration Day, A.

MLA Format<p>The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "Pennsylvania …

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Why Energy Stocks Sank in Trump's First Year in Office

After rallying right after the election, energy stocks went in the opposite direction last year despite having a pro-energy President in the White …

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Grassley: Susan Rice Must Answer Questions on Inauguration Day Email to Herself

Sen. Chuck Grassley said former national security adviser Susan Rice must answer lawmakers' questions about why she sent an "unusual" email to herself in the last hours of the Obama administration.<p>The email, which was sent on the day of President Trump's inauguration, was released Monday by Senate …

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