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Marion Barry dies

Attorney General Eric Holder on passing of former Washington, DC, Mayor Marion Barry: 'Former Mayor Barry was a consequential figure in the city that I call home. His vision, and his hard work, helped to transform Washington into the world class city it now is' - statement

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Marion Barry dies

DC Mayor Gray orders flags at all DC buildings to be flown half staff in honor of Marion Barry - @JakeTapper

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Marion Barry dies

DC Mayor Gray: ''Marion was not just a colleague but also was a friend with whom I shared many fond moments about governing the city' - @mattacklandfox5

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Marion Barry dies

Marion Barry's office: 'It is with deep regret that the family of former Four-time D.C. Mayor, and Ward 8 City Councilman, Marion S. Barry, Jr., announces that he has passed' - @mattacklandfox5

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Washington, DC, US

#BREAKINGNEWS: D.C. Council Member and 'Mayor for Life' Marion Barry dead at 78. http://t.co/IDCv5xlfku http://t.co/IRColgkzFs - @ABC7News

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Washington, DC, US

#BREAKING: Marion Barry, an icon of D.C. politics for more than 40 years, has died at 78. MORE: http://t.co/9CUe7uWpCF - @nbcwashington

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Marion Barry dies

Former Washington, DC, mayor and civil rights activist Marion Barry has died, hospital spokeswoman confirms - @WTOP

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Washington, DC, US

Former Washington, DC Mayor and current Councilman Marion Barry released from hospital following short stay, Barry's spokesperson says - @ABC7News

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

Photo: President Obama smiles and gestures to reporters after hopping off Marine One to retrieve his Blackberry - @dougmillsnyt (photo), @markknoller

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Washington, DC, US

#BreakingNews: Former D.C. Mayor Marion Barry hospitalized, 'just wasn't feeling well': http://t.co/dNO9Adz5oi http://t.co/qzd378V8rp - @ABC7News

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

Woman with gun arrested in front of White House, Secret Service spokesperson says - @markknoller

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US immigration reform

Photo: Immigration activists supporting President Obama's executive action on immigration gather outside the White House ahead of speech - @mattlarotonda

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US immigration reform

Photo: President Obama checks setup in the East Room of the White House, where he will deliver his address on immigration - @petesouza

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Washington, DC, US

Photo: President Obama and the First Lady went out for pizza lunch in Washington with Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Youth - @markknoller

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Upstate New York lake-effect snowstorm, November 2014

Buffalo Bills coaches are preparing with the belief that the game against New York Jets will be moved to Monday night in Detroit, Pittsburgh or Washington, DC, due to snow - @AdamSchefter

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Iowa, US

Secret Service arrests Iowa man outside the White House; discover hunting rifle and ammunition in his car - @nytimes

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US immigration reform

Editor's note: In his video Facebook post on immigration, President Obama said Washington 'has allowed the problem to fester for too long,' and said he'll continue to seek a bill to address the issue. - Tom

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White House intruder, September 2014

Secret Service chief tells Congress release of incorrect information on White House security breach was unintentional - @NBCNews

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Gallaudet University, Washington, DC, US

Police investigating 2 people shot near Gallaudet University in Washington, DC - @nbcwashington

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DC Mayor Vincent Gray 2010 campaign investigation

Washington, DC, Mayor Vincent Gray reportedly rejects plea deal in connection to long-running investigation of 2010 campaign, source tells @washingtonpost

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