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Supporters of US President Donald Trump gather on the National Mall ahead of the "Salute to America" Fourth of July event with US President Donald Trump at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, July 4, 2019.

Trump’s July 4th extravaganza drained Washington, DC’s fund to guard the capital from terror attacks

DC Mayor Muriel Bowser wrote to President Donald Trump on Tuesday, requesting more money for a fund that helps the District respond to terror threats.
Flooding is seen in the basement of the White House briefing room in Washington, DC, on July 8, 2019.

Thunderstorms in Washington DC have caused flooding in the White House, road washouts, and indoor waterfalls

A flash flood warning was issued across the Washington, DC, area on Monday morning because of the slow-moving thunderstorm.

Trump’s unprecedented July Fourth parade may cause over 100 flight delays at a Washington, DC, airport

The celebrations requested by President Donald Trump are set to cause two FAA-mandated ground stops at Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington.
Fireworks explode overhead at the U.S. Capitol and the Washington Monument on Independence Day July 4, 2018 in Washington, DC.

A Trump event will reportedly ruin the view of the 4th of July fireworks for many in DC

President Donald Trump's event at the Lincoln Memorial is forcing event organizers to move the fireworks from its usual location.
The crowd looks on as Air Force One, with President Donald Trump on board, lands and taxis ahead of a rally at the Tupelo Regional Airport, November 26, 2018 in Tupelo, Mississippi.

Trump’s July 4th celebration will have Air Force One fly over the National Mall

President Trump plans to add a military component to July 4 celebrations with a flyover and "military demonstrations" in the nation's capital.
Karl Craven and Braden Brecht.

3 teens were charged with robbery following a violent attack on a same-sex couple in DC

Karl Craven told INSIDER that he and his boyfriend Brayden Brecht were walking they were approached by a group who shouted slurs at them.

Facebook just made its first public entrance into the US health space with a tool that pings you to donate blood during a shortage

If you identify yourself as a donor, Facebook will now notify you when there's a need for blood in cities including New York and Chicago.
Capitol Building seen through columns of the Supreme Court Building.

Secrets you didn’t know about 8 famous landmarks in Washington, DC

Washington, DC, is home to some of the country's most famous monuments and buildings, but some have little-known features inside and out.
The main recharge Dyke for the Coachella Valley, which helps protect the area from subsidence.

7 places that are sinking faster than anywhere else in the US

Multiple cities and towns in the US have seen their land dip lower, which could damage their infrastructure and make them more vulnerable to flooding.

Jeff Bezos is dropping $80 million on a set of 3 NYC apartments. Here’s a look at the 6 other massive properties his family already owns, from a...

Jeff Bezos, the richest man alive, is paying $80 million for three adjacent NYC apartments. Here's a look at the real estate the family owns.