Daily Archives: June 12, 2020

Mother of Man Killed by DC Police in 2018 Sues for $100M

The mother of a 22-year-old man who was killed by D.C police officers sued the police department on Friday, two years to the day after her son died.  Marqueese Alston was fatally shot in Southeast D.C. on June 12, 2018. Chief of Police Peter Newsham said officers fired at him after he shot at them. Witnesses said they never saw…

DC Mayor Says Redskins Should Change Team Name

The mayor of Washington, D.C., has revived her push for the Washington Redskins to change their name.  The name is offensive and serves as an obstacle to getting the team to move its stadium from Maryland to D.C., Mayor Muriel Bowser said Friday morning on the “Doc & Galdi†radio show on The Team 980. “I think it’s past time…