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One trapped, several injured in building collapse in Washington

One trapped, several injured in building collapse in Washington

Building under construction in Washington, D.C., collapses. One person trapped, four injured.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2021 23:35
Druze ex-MK tapped as Jewish Agency emissary to Washington

Druze ex-MK tapped as Jewish Agency emissary to Washington

First female Druze MK chosen as Jewish Agency's new emissary to Washington DC and to North American college campuses.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/06/2021 14:43
Joe Lieberman is lobbying Republicans to make Washington DC a state

Joe Lieberman is lobbying Republicans to make Washington DC a state

Former Senator Joe Lieberman tapped by Democrats to pitch idea of turning Washington DC into a state to Republican lawmakers.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 25/04/2021 15:26
Ambassador Erdan: Many of these modern heroes came from the United States

Ambassador Erdan: Many of these modern heroes came from the United States

Israel's Embassy in Washington hosted the main ceremony to commemorate Israel’s Memorial Day for Fallen Soldiers and Victims of TerrorArutz Sheva, 14/04/2021 06:55
Three women shot, two fatally, in Washington, D.C.

Three women shot, two fatally, in Washington, D.C.

Apartment with newborn inside set on fire just after shooting incident, police official says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/04/2021 08:31
Tattered copy of ‘Protocols of the Elders of Zion’ found at Capitol Police checkpoint

Tattered copy of ‘Protocols of the Elders of Zion’ found at Capitol Police checkpoint

Capitol Police officer under investigation after classic anti-Semitic screed found at his work station by congressional aide.Ben Sales, JTA, 16/03/2021 07:08
City officials mum as Antifa threatens to 'burn down' DC

City officials mum as Antifa threatens to 'burn down' DC

Antifa threaten to 'burn down' Washington, federal troops not called in, city reps have no comment.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/02/2021 07:17
Over 150 National Guard in Washington, D.C., test positive for coronavirus

Over 150 National Guard in Washington, D.C., test positive for coronavirus

Number of troops testing positive could still rise, official says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/01/2021 22:14
US Department of Defense press briefing on Washington situation

US Department of Defense press briefing on Washington situation

Defense Department officials brief reporters at the Pentagon.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/01/2021 21:16
US Capitol evacuated, closed ahead of Biden inauguration

US Capitol evacuated, closed ahead of Biden inauguration

US Capitol put under lockdown after a reported "external security threat" and smoke seen rising from the area.Gary Willig, 18/01/2021 17:53
Enroute to inauguration? Virginia resident arrested with weapons fake ID and weapons

Enroute to inauguration? Virginia resident arrested with weapons fake ID and weapons

Man reportedly attempted to pass through police checkpoint with fake inaugural credentials, loaded handgun, over 500 rounds of ammunition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/01/2021 21:33
Hundreds of arrests, terrorism investigations underway

Hundreds of arrests, terrorism investigations underway

Over 100 arrests made in relation to Capitol chaos, more than two dozen domestic terror investigations in progress.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/01/2021 22:16
Trump approves emergency declaration for Washington

Trump approves emergency declaration for Washington

Trump issues an emergency declaration to support the security of President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/01/2021 03:40
Secretary Pompeo delivers remarks in Washington, D.C.

Secretary Pompeo delivers remarks in Washington, D.C.

Secretary Pompeo delivers remarks at Voice of America, in Washington, D.C.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/01/2021 21:00
Danny Ayalon weighs in on new President and head of CIA

Danny Ayalon weighs in on new President and head of CIA

Former Israeli Ambassador to the United States Danny Ayalon thinks that new leaders are good newsUzi Baruch, 11/01/2021 18:02
Live: DC mayor discusses ongoing Capitol security concerns

Live: DC mayor discusses ongoing Capitol security concerns

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser holds a press briefing to discuss ongoing security concerns ahead of impeachment process., 11/01/2021 17:46
Son of orthodox judge among U.S. Capitol protesters

Son of orthodox judge among U.S. Capitol protesters

According to reports, son of an orthodox judge on Brooklyn Supreme Court, was the "fur ever Trump" protestor filmed in the Capitol BuildingArutz Sheva, 08/01/2021 15:48
Ivanka Trump calls mob ‘American patriots’ in now-deleted tweet

Ivanka Trump calls mob ‘American patriots’ in now-deleted tweet

President Trump's daughter and senior adviser Ivanka Trump chastises protesters - while calling them American Patriots.Shira Feder, JTA, 08/01/2021 07:14
Israeli politicians condemn riots at Capitol

Israeli politicians condemn riots at Capitol

"The events serve as an important reminder of the dangers of polarization and extremism in society."Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2021 09:09
Israeli politicians respond to riots in Washington: Shocking and sad

Israeli politicians respond to riots in Washington: Shocking and sad

Israeli politicians respond to clashes between Trump supporters and police in Capitol building.Nitsan Keidar, 07/01/2021 04:10
Watch: Trump supporters and Capitol police clash in Washington

Watch: Trump supporters and Capitol police clash in Washington

Trump supporters face off with police during Congress' session to tally results of Electoral College ballots.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2021 20:54
President Donald Trump at Save America Rally at The Ellipse

President Donald Trump at Save America Rally at The Ellipse

Live from The Ellipse at The President's Park as millions of Trump supporters converge on Wash, DC as Electoral College votes are counted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/01/2021 16:15
A young American at the Million Maga March

A young American at the Million Maga March

The day was electric with positive energy and civility until mobs stormed down the streets with a ‘Punch a MAGA in the face” banner.Op-ed.Angela Van Der Pluym, 21/11/2020 19:46
Our day in D.C.

Our day in D.C.

PA Congressman Mike Kelly yelled over mic: "Who do we support, Iran or Israel?" The crowd yelled: 'Israel!' OpinionGila Jedwab DMD, 21/11/2020 18:50
Watch: Trump supporters violently attacked during DC protests

Watch: Trump supporters violently attacked during DC protests

Trump supporters who gathered in Washington DC over stolen election claims violently assaulted.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/11/2020 08:42
Bevelyn Beatty stabbed in Washington, issues plea from hospital

Bevelyn Beatty stabbed in Washington, issues plea from hospital

Black anti-BLM activist stabbed in DC attack; says she faces 'malpractice' in hospital, relatives denied access; asks supporters for help.Mordechai Sones, 07/11/2020 21:04
Tires slashed, fireworks shot at building, protesters brandishing handguns

Tires slashed, fireworks shot at building, protesters brandishing handguns

Developing violence in Washington, D.C. as election results continue to come in.Mordechai Sones, 04/11/2020 08:32
Benny Gantz heads to Washington

Benny Gantz heads to Washington

Defense Minister Benny Gantz to fly to Washington Monday for meetings with top US military brass as UAE presses US on sale of F-35 fighters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/09/2020 10:10
'Mincha' prayer at the White House

'Mincha' prayer at the White House

Donning kippas, dozens of attendees at Abraham Accords signing gather for afternoon prayers on White House lawn.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/09/2020 09:59
Protests at DC police station after officer-involved shooting

Protests at DC police station after officer-involved shooting

Details pending in alleged officer-involved shooting of an 18-year old man in Washington, DC; Evan Lambert reports. SubsArutz Sheva Staff, 03/09/2020 09:28
Watch live: March on Washington 2020

Watch live: March on Washington 2020

Civil rights leaders will be joined by the families of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Eric Garner and Jacob Blake in WashingtonArutz Sheva, 28/08/2020 18:32
Sen. Rand Paul attacked by mob near White House

Sen. Rand Paul attacked by mob near White House

Mob of 100 protesters surround Senator Rand Paul and his wife, one block from the White House. Police intervene to extricate the couple.David Rosenberg, 28/08/2020 14:28
DC: National Guard troops contract coronavirus

DC: National Guard troops contract coronavirus

White House warns mass protests across the country could lead to renewed mass coronavirus outbreak.Gary Willig, 10/06/2020 18:13
Washington D.C. Mayor orders curfew amid protests

Washington D.C. Mayor orders curfew amid protests

Curfew for District of Columbia will start at 11:00 p.m. on Sunday and last until Monday at 6:00 a.m.Ben Ariel, 01/06/2020 04:01
Six people shot in Washington, D.C., barbershop

Six people shot in Washington, D.C., barbershop

Victims are in stable condition, police chief says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/03/2020 22:58
Armed man threatening to assassinate Trump arrested outside of White House

Armed man threatening to assassinate Trump arrested outside of White House

25-year-old man wielding a knife arrested outside of White House after threatening to murder President Trump.David Rosenberg, 09/02/2020 21:24
Watch: Rep David Kustoff recites Shema at DC National Prayer Breakfast

Watch: Rep David Kustoff recites Shema at DC National Prayer Breakfast

Jewish representative from Tennessee explains importance of famous Jewish prayer at event attended by President Trump.Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/02/2020 16:08
Arrest made in vandalism of historic Washington DC synagogue

Arrest made in vandalism of historic Washington DC synagogue

28-year-old man arrested after Washington DC synagogue defaced with swastikas and anti-Semitic epithets.Marcy Oster, JTA, 04/12/2019 08:49
Washington DC synagogue vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti

Washington DC synagogue vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti

DC's Sixth and I synagogue vandalized with swastikas and anti-Semitic language.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 03/12/2019 07:14
'Israel is the center of global interest'

'Israel is the center of global interest'

Science and Technology Minister Ofir Akunis inaugurates Israeli pavilion at International Astronautical Congress.Nitsan Keidar, 24/10/2019 04:42
Prominent Washington DC synagogue vandalized

Prominent Washington DC synagogue vandalized

Numerous anti-Israel and anti-Semitic messages left on 19th-century synagogue Washington Hebrew Congregation.Marcy Oster/JTA, 22/10/2019 19:21
6 people shot in Washington, DC, one dies

6 people shot in Washington, DC, one dies

Six people shot in Columbia Heights neighborhood. One of them died, five others transported to hospital.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/09/2019 06:48
Flight from hell: 'I was smeared as an anti-Semite and arrested'

Flight from hell: 'I was smeared as an anti-Semite and arrested'

'Like a horror story.' Jewish man says media smeared him as an anti-Semite and damaged his career - all over a video taken out of context.David Rosenberg, 18/07/2019 21:20
Trump: Our nation is stronger today than ever before

Trump: Our nation is stronger today than ever before

US President praises the military, urges young people to join armed forces in a celebration of Independence Day in Washington, DC.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/07/2019 02:46
DC suburb cancels screening of anti-Israel film

DC suburb cancels screening of anti-Israel film

City council 'appreciates' backlash received, postpones screening of Roger Waters film to 'a later date.'Ron Kampeas, JTA, 12/06/2019 11:37
Protesters hit DC 'Dyke March' over ban on Jewish symbols

Protesters hit DC 'Dyke March' over ban on Jewish symbols

Small number of demonstrators gather at Washington DC 'Dyke March' to protest ban against Jewish symbols.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/06/2019 14:52
Man who set himself on fire outside WH dies

Man who set himself on fire outside WH dies

Authorities confirm man who set himself on fire in park near White House yesterday died hours later.Gary Willig, 30/05/2019 18:38
Man sets himself on fire outside White House

Man sets himself on fire outside White House

Unidentified man hospitalized after setting himself on fire at Ellipse park south of the White House.Gary Willig, 29/05/2019 21:27
Benny Gantz: Keep US-Israel relationship bipartisan

Benny Gantz: Keep US-Israel relationship bipartisan

Blue and White chairman confident he is prepared to step into the role of PM, says US-Israel relationship must be kept bipartisan.Yoni Kempinski, 24/03/2019 18:28
Watch: Settler leader gives Bible course in US Congress

Watch: Settler leader gives Bible course in US Congress

Samaria Regional Council chief Yossi Dagan leads Bible study group with wives of Republican lawmakers on Capitol Hill.Ido Ben Porat, 22/03/2019 10:03
Reporting on kids with Trump hats exposed as false

Reporting on kids with Trump hats exposed as false

While reports suggested Catholic high school kids were harassing Native American, complete footage presents a different story.Guy Cohen, 22/01/2019 13:18
Washington businesses hit with 'Jews Exit' graffiti

Washington businesses hit with 'Jews Exit' graffiti

Suspected anti-Semitic graffiti in Washington DC calling for 'Jexit'.Marcy Oster, JTA, 20/01/2019 18:35
DC’s oldest synagogue moved for the third time in 50 years

DC’s oldest synagogue moved for the third time in 50 years

Adas Israel building, inaugurated by inaugurated by President Ulysses S. Grant in 1876, relocated again.Ron Kampeas/JTA, 10/01/2019 18:52
Watch: Truck moves historic Washington DC synagogue

Watch: Truck moves historic Washington DC synagogue

Adas Israel, city's oldest synagogue, moved by truck one block down, where it will be part of the Capital Jewish Museum to open in 2021.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/01/2019 10:41
Teachers federation building defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti

Teachers federation building defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti

American Federations of Teachers building in Washington DC vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti calling for 'Jewish exit'.Ron Kampeas, JTA, 14/12/2018 13:14
Watch: Far-left protesters mob Fox News pundit's DC home

Watch: Far-left protesters mob Fox News pundit's DC home

'We know where you sleep!' Antifa mob harasses Fox News' Tucker Carlson at his home day after midterm elections.David Rosenberg, 08/11/2018 19:53
Building housing Washington radio station evacuated

Building housing Washington radio station evacuated

Building housing WMAL radio temporarily evacuated due to suspicious package before being given the all clear.Ben Ariel, 26/10/2018 01:00