Daily Archives: June 13, 2020

DC Detects New Peak in Coronavirus Cases: Health Officials

The number of coronavirus cases in the District reached a new peak Friday, health officials announced in their reporting of case totals Saturday. There were 63 new confirmed cases of COVID-19. This detected peak sets the Phase One count of days with sustained decrease back to nine. The city needs to see 14 days of continued decline in order to…

Protesters Organize in DC Area for Third Weekend

A third weekend of demonstrations for racial justice are underway in Washington, D.C. The group No Justice No Pride demonstrated outside D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser’s home in Northwest D.C. Saturday evening. Police shut down the road for what the group called a block party. Protesters danced and blasted music while calling for D.C. to defund the police department. Earlier in…