The Indigenous People’s March and March For Life on Jan. 18 and the Women’s March on Jan. 19, will go on as scheduled, the National Park Service said.
Almost a year after the historic 2017 Women’s March, marchers carried signs and donned pink hats in D.C. once again. See photos and video of Saturday’s march.
The events kick off Friday with the March for Life in Washington, the biggest yearly event for opponents of abortion. Abortion rights supporters plan a counter-protest Friday at the Supreme Court, followed by other weekend events.
Take a look back at the local news stories that dominated the headlines in 2017.
Protesters returned to the Department of Justice on Saturday as part of a two-day protest against a controversial video released by the NRA.
Hundreds of thousands of people gathered in D.C. for the Women’s March on Washington Saturday, Jan. 21, 2017. See photos, videos and tweets from the day’s events.
The pomp and circumstance of President Trump’s inauguration has passed, but D.C.’s hectic weekend still isn’t over.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.