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DC officer shoots pit bull that charged K9

WASHINGTON (DC News Now) — A Metropolitan Police Officer fired a shot at a pit bull on Wednesday during an incident at Fort Davis Park. According to MPD Commander Ralph Ennis, a K9 unit officer and his dog, a Pointer, were walking in the park when an unleashed pit bull attacked the canine. The officer “pleaded with the dog’s owner to get control of the dog.” After temporarily restraining the dog, he broke loose and attacked the Pointer a second time. That’s when the officer fired one shot, striking the pit bull.
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Man arrested for throwing Molotov cocktail at US Capitol police officers

A man armed with two Molotov cocktails was arrested near Union Station in Washington DC Wednesday afternoon after he threw one at officers as he attempted to light it, police said. Bernard McCutcheon, 26, was busted shortly after 3:30 p.m. after he tried to flee from two officers after tossing the crude device, according to the US Capitol Police. The other Molotov cocktail, which he dropped, was a tequila bottle stuffed with a sock and a petroleum-based accelerant, according to authorities. Police don’t believe McCutcheon was targeting any congressperson or the US Capitol. He was also not involved in any protest, police said. Two other bottles of liquid in his bookbag were also recovered at the scene, police said. The two Capitol Police officers were treated for minor injuries. “Thankfully they are going to be ok,” said acting Assistant Chief of Police for Uniformed Operations Sean Gallagher in a statement. “We appreciate their quick action that, without a doubt, kept the community safer.” McCutcheon, of Washington, DC, was charged with two counts of assault on a police officer, one count of possession of a Molotov cocktail, and one count of assault with a deadly weapon.

Virginia Immigration Jail Lawsuit Resolved with Settlement

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) - Federal authorities have reached a settlement with immigration advocates that restricts the use of a privately run detention center in Virginia that saw a massive coronavirus outbreak two years ago. The settlement reached Wednesday in federal court in Alexandria restricts the Farmville Detention Center from accepting more than 180 detainees over the next two years. That’s 25% of the facility’s capacity. In 2020, a judge barred the center from accepting any new detainees after an outbreak led to the death of a 72-year-old Canadian detainee, and a 90% positivity rate among the facility’s 300 detainees. Advocacy groups that filed suit on the detainees' behalf say only two detainees are currently held at the site. The center is run by Immigration Centers of America.

TKO: The Kilcoyne Opinion – Beal’s loyalty

Bradley Beal decided to stick with the Washington Wizards. It’s about loyalty, but it’s also worthnoting that he gets a $251 million dollar deal over five years. TKO: “The Kilcoyne Opinion”decided talking about Beal was a lot more fun than complaining about the Cardinals for a second night in a row.

DC man arrested, charged with throwing a Molotov cocktail at police

WASHINGTON - Capitol police arrested a man who had two Molotov cocktails near Union Station Wednesday afternoon. Authorities say around 3:30 p.m., two USCP patrol officers received a report that someone had Molotov cocktails along Massachusetts Avenue, Northwest near Union Station. According to the officers, the suspect — who has...
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Schwarber homers twice, Phillies still fall to Nationals 3-2

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Man with Molotov cocktails arrested by U.S. Capitol Police

A member of the New York National Guard stands at a gate outside the U.S. Capitol in Washington, DC. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) U.S. Capitol Police (USCP) have arrested a man with Molotov cocktails, the department announced on Wednesday. "USCP officers arrested a man with two Molotov cocktails around 3:30 p.m....