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Arlington, VA, US

Preliminary snow totals around Washington, DC: Dulles 1.6" (record for today), BWI 0.2", National Trace. - @capitalweather

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Washington, DC, US

Photo: President Obama distributing food to to the needy at a southeast DC pantry - @devindwyer

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The White House, Washington, DC, US

Photo: President Obama pardons the National Thanksgiving Turkey, 'Cheese,' and his alternate, 'Mac' - @JasonCalabretta

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Marion Barry dies

Former DC mayor and council member Marion Barry to be remembered during 3 days of memorial events - @nbcwashington

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Ruth Bader Ginsburg undergoes heart surgery

Supreme Court spokeswoman Kathy Arberg says justice Ginsburg was taken by ambulance to the hospital at about 10 pm Tuesday night after experiencing discomfort during routine exercise at the court with her personal trainer; says Ginsburg 'expects to be on the bench on Monday' - @AP

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Islamic State threat in Iraq, Syria

Jordan's King Abdullah II will meet with President Obama at the White House on Dec. 5, will discuss Islamic State threat, Syrian refugee crisis and Jerusalem - @NBCNews

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Washington, DC, police warn of road closures as Ferguson demonstrators are marching on New York Avenue NW - @DCPoliceDept

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Editor's note: Protests in reaction to the Ferguson, Mo., grand jury decision have been reported in New York, Philadelphia, DC, Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles, Oakland, Calif., and Seattle. Many gatherings have been peaceful, The Associated Press reports, but the most disruptive demonstrations outside of Missouri have been in Oakland, where protesters blocked a freeway for hours. - Stephanie

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Video: Protesters chant 'hands up, don't shoot' outside Supreme Court - @daveweigel

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Photo: Hundreds of people protest the Ferguson, Mo., grand jury decision near the White House - @tomrousseyABC7

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

About 300 people protesting Ferguson, Mo., grand jury decision outside White House, US Park Police say - @nbcwashington

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Ferguson, Mo., unrest 2014

Photo: President Obama calls for peaceful protests after Ferguson grand jury decision - @cspan

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Washington, DC, US

Washington DC police close street outside Supreme Court building while investigating a suspicious package at the court - @DCPoliceDept

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Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Mcpherson, MD, US

Power has been restored at BWI airport; passenger and TSA screening operations expected to resume shortly - @BWI_Airport

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Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Mcpherson, MD, US

Photo: Passengers line up at the Southwest Airlines ticket counter during a power outage at BWI airport - @RectorSun

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Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Mcpherson, MD, US

More: Security checkpoints A, B, and C at BWI airport currently closed due to power outage - @BWI_Airport

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Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport, Mcpherson, MD, US

Electricians are working to restore power at Baltimore-Washington International Airport after disruptions in some terminals @BWI_Airport

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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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