Daily Archives: July 3, 2020

Teens Charged in Death of 17-Year-Old Maryland Girl

A 16-year-old boy and a 14-year-old girl are charged in the death of a 17-year-old Maryland girl. The body of Tykerria Dawson of Hagerstown was found Saturday afternoon near a walking trail behind Briargrove Court in Frederick. She had been shot in the head, WBAL-TV in Baltimore reported. Richard Eugene Cartnail III, 16, and Caliyah Dawnae Lobaugh, 14, both of…

Jaffe Report: Why Selling DC’s Football Team Would Be a Win for Dan Snyder

Harry Jaffe, a longtime chronicler of the people and politics of Washington, D.C., writes an opinion column for NBC Washington’s First Read DMV blog. Remember how Dan Snyder reacted to demands he change the name of Washington, D.C.’s pro football franchise? “NEVER.†He said in 2013, “We’ll never change the name. It’s that simple. Never — you can use caps. 

Washington Football Team Will Review Team Name With NFL Support; Pepsi Joins Calls for Change

The Washington Redskins say they will “undergo a thorough review of the team’s name†as pressure builds to change the name the owner has defended for years. Moments after the team’s announcement, Pepsi joined calls for a new name. The previous day, FedEx, which sponsors the team’s stadium, said the same. Team owner Dan Snyder said in a statement Friday…