Trump expected to end DACA protections; Hurricane Irma is now a Category 5 storm

Northern Virginia’s daily dose of local and national news for Tuesday, Sept. 5.

President Donald Trump is expected to announce the end Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, which was established by President Barack Obama’s administration offering protections for the children of undocumented immigrants.
(The Washington Post)

Hurricane Irma has strengthened to a Category 5 storm, and it’s expected to make landfall in southern Florida this weekend.
(The Washington Post)

Protesters are marching in from Charlottesville to D.C. for the March to Confront White Supremacy, which was organized in response to the fatal white supremacist rally in Charlottesville last month.
(ABC 7 News)

Virginians are being warned of email and phone call scams that ask recipients to contribute to investments to help those affected by Hurricane Harvey.

The involuntary manslaughter charge has been dropped against a man who didn’t give the right of way to pedestrians and killed an infant in a stroller in Lansdowne.
(Loudoun Times-Mirror)