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Fairfax County teacher accused of sexually assaulting student about 25 years ago

Marc Cheatham is a 29-year veteran of the school system.
  • Jan 21, 2021

Latest Capitol breach arrests include Proud Boy, man accused of assaulting officer pinned in riot

Patrick Edward McCaughey III was allegedly seen in viral video of violence in the Capitol’s west terrace tunnel. Samuel Camargo of Florida was detained by Alexandria police on Inauguration Day.
  • Jan 20, 2021
  • Local

What you need to know about Joe Biden’s presidential inauguration

Here’s what to know about President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration day, including who may attend (will President Trump be there?) and how to get tickets.
  • Jan 20, 2021

With Mall, bridges and streets closed in D.C., the nation prepares for a celebration of democracy mostly devoid of its citizens

State leaders were also hurrying to protect government buildings, while mobilizing additional police officers and National Guard troops ahead of expected right-wing protests this weekend and Inauguration Day.
  • Jan 15, 2021

Inauguration Day closures expected to include the Mall, major bridges

The closures expand federal and local efforts to batten down D.C. in preparation for security concerns surrounding the Jan. 20 swearing-in of President-elect Joe Biden.
  • Jan 14, 2021

Airbnb to cancel all D.C. reservations during inauguration week as security in the city is tightened

Officials also announced that a number of Metro stations would close in coming days to limit visitors’ access to the downtown area.
  • Jan 13, 2021

Secret Service launches massive security operation to protect Biden inauguration

The city will be fortified with thousands of troops, police and specialized law enforcement units in advance of planned protests and the swearing-in of the new president.
  • Jan 12, 2021

D.C. battens down amid threats of violent protests, tense Inauguration Day

Virginia and Maryland officials also bracing for potential unrest in coming days
  • Jan 12, 2021

Fairfax County Sheriff’s Office deputy dies of covid-19 amid outbreak at jail

Frederick Cameron died in the “line of duty,” the sheriff’s office said.
  • Jan 12, 2021