OT-DC office buildings evacuated-09/12/01 5:10...6:25 Update

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  1. agnes!

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    DC office buildings are being evacuated right now, as of 5:10 pm/Eastern time, a large area between New York & H streets, I think. No-one seems to know exactly why.

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    UPDATE: The US Capitol was evacuated because of a suspicious package, but that was just rescinded. No word yet on the security perimeter/office building evacuation around the White House.
     
  2. agnes!

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    The time right now is right before 6pm/Eastern. I live in the DC area, this is being reported as it actually happens by the local ABC Radio affiliate, WMAL/AM630.
    There is a security perimeter being established around the White House, no word as to exactly why. Downtown traffic is a mess, since folks have left their office buildings & so many streets are shut down. The President is still here in DC, the Vice President is in Camp David.

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