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Occupy DC planning demonstration on K Street

Protesters affiliated with last year's Occupy demonstrations in Washington are planning a series of events to mark the one-year anniversary of the protests.

Monday - 10/01/2012, 09:01am EDT

Tags: U.S. Park Police, Occupy D.C., McPherson Square

How do you pronounce McPherson Square?

It's one of the busiest stops in the Metro system, but not everyone is comfortable pronouncing McPherson. For help, we turn to WTOP's Answer Desk.

Tuesday - 02/07/2012, 09:11am EST

Tags: McPherson Square


Occupy protesters returning to McPherson Square

The Occupy D.C. protesters are returning to McPherson Square park, after it was closed late Saturday when tensions escalated between the protesters occupying the park and the U.S. Park Police trying to enforce the no camping rules at the park.

Sunday - 02/05/2012, 06:33am EST

Tags: Occupy D.C., U.S. Park Police, McPherson Square


3 people injured in McPherson Square accident

Three people have been sent to the hospital after a car struck a building near McPherson Square Wednesday afternoon.

Wednesday - 02/01/2012, 10:03pm EST

Tags: McPherson Square, D.C. Fire and EMS

Occupy D.C. tents still up

Lots of Occupy D.C. protesters and their tents remain downtown Tuesday, a day after the deadline that made it illegal to camp at Freedom Plaza and McPherson Square.

Tuesday - 01/31/2012, 08:51am EST

Tags: Occupy D.C., Neal Augenstein, McPherson Square, Freedom Plaza

Congress, D.C. debate laws governing 'Occupy' in McPherson

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee will hold a hearing to determine who authorized the prolonged encampment in McPherson Square.

Tuesday - 01/24/2012, 11:51am EST

Tags: Occupy D.C., McPherson Square, Cathy Lanier, Jonathan Jarvis, Dr. Mohammed Akhter, mark segraves

New player enters D.C. pizza scene

Fuel Pizza, a New York-style joint that took off in Charlotte, N.C., opens Wednesday at 16th and K Streets.

Tuesday - 01/17/2012, 08:16am EST

Tags: Fuel Pizza, McPherson Square, grand opening, free food, freebie, andrew mollenbeck

Man must stay away from baby left in tent at Occupy camp

A man arrested after police found a 13-month-old baby alone in a McPherson Square tent has been released on personal recognizance but ordered to stay away from the child.

Friday - 01/13/2012, 04:17am EST

Tags: Occupy D.C., Samuel Mack, McPherson Square

Health officials: Rats a concern at Occupy DC site

District of Columbia health officials are concerned by the presence of rats at two encampments at Freedom Plaza and McPherson Square.

Monday - 01/09/2012, 06:28pm EST

Tags: occupy dc, McPherson Square, Najma Roberts, Freedom Plaza, rats