DC protestors voice outrage near White House

Protests erupt in DC following release of Memphis police bodycam video The death of Tyre Nichols is prompting protests all over the country. Many of them are peaceful tonight. FOX 5’s Jacqueline Matter reports from outside the White House where a peaceful rally was held Friday night. WASHINGTON – The death of Tyre Nichols is … Read more

Teenager shot outside of Northeast DC school

Teenager shot outside of Northeast DC school A juvenile teenager was shot near a Northeast D.C. school on Friday, prompting a lockdown at the building. FOX 5’s Jacqueline Matter reports from the scene. WASHINGTON – A juvenile teenager was shot near a Northeast D.C. school on Friday, prompting a lockdown at the building. According to … Read more

Crime concerns in DC prompt restaurant departures

D.C. restaurants grapple with crime concerns. After a tough year for D.C. restaurants in 2022, the new year isn’t off to a great start with several local owners ringing the alarm bell on social media and one chain deciding to leave the District entirely. FOX 5’s Katie Barlow has the details. WASHINGTON – After a … Read more

Washington, DC to Let the Good Times Roll | Mardi Gras in the ArkLaTex

WASHINGTON, DC – Louisianans are getting ready to Let the Good Times Roll this weekend in the nation’s capital. It’s Mardi Gras time in Washington, DC and the big event is Saturday night when thousands will attend the ball and indoor parade at the host hotel, the Washington Hilton. It’s the state’s premier event that brings … Read more

Can We Build a Trustworthy ‘AI’ While Models-As-A-Service (Maas) Is Projected To Take Over?

Regulators in few geographies have defined the components and frameworks but what does it take to create a ‘trustworthy AI’. What are the challenges we see in delivering it? AI continues to be incorporated into everyday business processes, industries and use cases. However, one concern remains constant – the need to understand ‘AI’. Unless this … Read more

MD’s new Secretary of Labor drops in on labor lobbyist meeting

  One of newly-appointed Maryland Secretary of Labor Portia Wu’s first stops was the Maryland/DC state fed’s first Labor Lobbyist meeting of the year on Monday. Wu talked about her parents’ longtime careers as federal workers and her own work at Microsoft which has had a labor neutrality agreement with CWA since last June. It … Read more

Armed serial carjackers captured in DC restaurant’s freezer: police

Armed serial carjackers injure US Capitol Police officer in crash United States Capitol Police arrested two armed serial carjackers following a chase through the District Tuesday, according to a USCP spokesperson. The two suspects, Capitol Police said, were found trying to hide behind a Pennsylvania Avenue restaurant’s rear outdoor freezer. FOX 5’s Stephanie Ramirez reports … Read more

Push for DC statehood gets boost from Delaware senator

Push for DC statehood gets boost from Delaware senator The push for D.C. statehood received a boost from one senator who said he’ll champion the cause in Congress. WASHINGTON – The push for D.C. statehood received a boost from one senator who said he’ll champion the cause in Congress. Delaware Senator Tom Carper joined D.C. … Read more

Nvidia’s AI Tech Designs Proteins Never Seen in Nature, Pointing Way to New Therapies

Engineering techniques are already used to design novel proteins with the potential to become new therapies. Nvidia and partner Evozyne have new research showing that their technologies created novel proteins never before seen in nature, doing it faster and with better results. They did it by studying the language of life. Language learning models are … Read more

DC Police investigate 2 carjackings that happened hours apart

WASHINGTON – Police are investigating a pair of carjackings, including one involving a Lyft driver, that happened Friday night in D.C. Metropolitan Police Department officers responded to the first carjacking around 9:30 p.m. in the 300 block of Morse Street Northeast, near Union Market. Once at the scene, officers learned that two men armed with … Read more