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 2021-04-17 23:49 

Sara A. Carter

Biden admin to begin releasing 400 migrant families into the country per day...

The Biden administration is preparing to release 400 migrant families per day into the country by June, as holding centers... View Article The post Biden admin to begin releasing 400 migrant families into the country per day appeared first on Sara A. Cart...

 2021-04-17 23:47 

WUSA9.com

Locked On Capitals: Ovechkin scores 2 goals in win over Flyers; Caps extend division lead...

Ovechkin now has 730 regular-season goals in his 16-year career....

 2021-04-17 23:34 

VOA

Cambodian Americans Seeking Safety Unprepared for Anti-Asian Sentiment...

For many Cambodians, racial discrimination was an unanticipated part of their experience as new Americans.Vesna Nuon arrived in the U.S. in 1982 after surviving the brutal Khmer Rouge reign under Pol Pot that killed 1.7 million people, or about a quarter ...

 2021-04-17 23:33 

NPR

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SpaceX Wins $2.9 Billion Contract For Next Lunar Lander...

The company beat out two others in its bid to develop a lunar lander that will bring Americans back to the moon in the coming years....

 2021-04-17 23:15 

The Hill

Brooklyn Center sets 11 pm curfew ahead of seventh night of protests...

The city of Brooklyn Center, Minn., has imposed an 11 p.m....

 2021-04-17 23:13 

Washington Times

Mets' deGrom strikes out 9 in row, 1 shy of Seaver's record...

DENVER (AP) - New York Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom struck out nine straight batters against Colorado on Saturday, falling one shy of matching the major league record set 51 years earlier by Mets great Tom Seaver. DeGrom became just the ninth pitcher to stri...

 2021-04-17 23:03 

Washington Times

Facility for teen immigrant girls in Houston being closed...

HOUSTON (AP) - A facility in Houston that housed girls who crossed U.S. border unaccompanied is being closed and the girls immediately moved, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services said Saturday. About 450 girls housed since April 1 in an Emerge...

 2021-04-17 23:00 

The Hill

Madoff is dead, but his lessons should live on...

I was on the SEC team that prosecuted Madoff — what lessons should we learn today?...

 2021-04-17 23:00 

The Hill

DC goes to the dogs — Major and Champ, that is...

Major and Champ Biden are proving everything in Washington is political, even presidential pets....

 2021-04-17 22:56 

WorldNetDaily

Redefining words to serve the Biden administration's purpose...

[Editor's note: This story originally was published by The Daily Signal.] By Tim Murtaught The Daily Signal We've always known that President Joe Biden has a way of misremembering his own record that is shall we say often unrelated to the truth. B...

 2021-04-17 22:56 

The Hill

Biden on refugee cap: 'We couldn't do two things at once'...

President Biden on Saturday explained his initial decision to not increase the limit on refugee admissions to the United States....

 2021-04-17 22:55 

Washington Times

Death toll in suburban Richmond house fire climbs to 6...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A house fire in suburban Richmond has now claimed the lives of six people, including four children. The fire occurred early Friday on Glass Road in Chesterfield County. On Friday, fire officials reported that the death toll included a...

 2021-04-17 22:53 

WTOP

Police ask for help identifying Portland, Oregon, rioters...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Protesters who smashed windows, burglarized businesses and set fires during demonstrations in Portland, Oregon, caused significant......

 2021-04-17 22:53 

Washington Times

Police: Driver throws bleach, Molotov cocktail at NY officer...

NEW YORK (AP) - A driver who ran a red light threw a chemical liquid at a New York City police officer, drove away and then tossed a flaming Molotov cocktail as officers pursued him Saturday morning, authorities said. Body camera footage shows the driver ...

 2021-04-17 22:53 

WTOP

Police: Driver throws bleach, Molotov cocktail at NY officer...

NEW YORK (AP) — A driver who ran a red light threw a chemical liquid at a New York City......

 2021-04-17 22:46 

WTOP

Huff's late TD to Bachelder sends Presbyterian past Drake...

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Tyler Huff threw for 365 yards, and his 46-yard touchdown pass to Lawson Bachelder with......

 2021-04-17 22:39 

WorldNetDaily

Accusation that Trump ignored 'Russian bounties' refuted...

The Washington Post fact-checker lashed out at President Trump last year when he rejected unfounded media claims that Russia had placed bounties on U.S. soldiers in Afghanistan and he wasn't doing anything about it. The Post gave the president "Fo...

 2021-04-17 22:36 

Washington Times

Police ask for help identifying Portland, Oregon, rioters...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - Protesters who smashed windows, burglarized businesses and set fires during demonstrations in Portland, Oregon, caused significant damage, and authorities urged downtown businesses to review security video to help police apprehend mo...

 2021-04-17 22:36 

WTOP

Prince George's Co. fraternity food giveaway still going strong 1 year later...

A fraternity in Prince George's County is marking a year of being able to hand out family food packages weekly by giving out more food....

 2021-04-17 22:34 

Washington Times

US orders diplomats to leave Chad as rebels near capital...

WASHINGTON (AP) - The State Department on Saturday ordered non-essential diplomats at the U.S. Embassy in Chad to leave the African nation due to potential insurgent attacks on the capital. In addition to non-essential embassy staff, the department also o...

 2021-04-17 22:34 

WTOP

US orders diplomats to leave Chad as rebels near capital...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The State Department on Saturday ordered non-essential diplomats at the U.S. Embassy in Chad to leave the......

 2021-04-17 22:34 

The Hill

US cities beef up security ahead of Chauvin verdict...

Minneapolis and other cities around the U.S., are ramping up security in preparation for the end of former Minneapolis Police officer Derek Chauvin's murder trial, according to a report from...

 2021-04-17 22:32 

WorldNetDaily

How Europe 'paid more in other ways' for COVID vaccine discounts...

[Editor's note: This story originally was published by Real Clear Health.] By Joel White Real Clear Health For many Americans, the calamitously slow vaccine roll-out in countries like Germany, France, and Italy comes as a surprise. After all, in the e...

 2021-04-17 22:30 

WTOP

PGA Tour RBC Heritage Scores...

Saturday At Harbour Town Golf Links Hilton Head, S.C. Purse: $7.1 million Yardage: 7,121; Par: 71 Third Round Stewart Cink......

 2021-04-17 22:28 

WTOP

PGA Tour RBC Heritage Par Scores...

Saturday At Harbour Town Golf Links Hilton Head, S.C. Purse: $7.1 million Yardage: 7,121; Par: 71 Third Round Stewart Cink......

 2021-04-17 22:26 

WTOP

Cink sets another scoring mark, keeps lead at RBC Heritage...

HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — Stewart Cink maintained his five-stroke lead and set another scoring mark at the RBC......

 2021-04-17 22:26 

WTOP

Sheffield United relegated from Premier League...

WOLVERHAMPTON, England (AP) — Sheffield United's relegation from the Premier League was finally confirmed Saturday following its 1-0 defeat at......

 2021-04-17 22:26 

NPR

Producer Scott Rudin Steps Back From Broadway Following Allegations Of Bullying...

The producer announced Saturday that he would take a step back after allegations of bullying and workplace misconduct were reported this month....

 2021-04-17 22:24 

Washington Times

California mass shooting suspect was barred from buying gun...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - The man accused of going on a shooting rampage at a Southern California business, killing four people, should not have been allowed to buy or own guns because of a California law that prohibits people from purchasing weapons for ...

 2021-04-17 22:24 

WTOP

California mass shooting suspect was barred from buying gun...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The man accused of going on a shooting rampage at a Southern California business, killing four......

 2021-04-17 22:24 

Washington Times

Felix Silla, Cousin Itt on TV's 'Addams Family,' dies at 84...

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Felix Silla, who starred as the hairy Cousin Itt on "The Addams Family" and a robot on "Buck Rogers in the 25th Century," has died. He was 84. Silla's representative, Bonnie Vent, said in an emailed statement Saturda...

 2021-04-17 22:24 

WTOP

Felix Silla, Cousin Itt on TV's 'Addams Family,' dies at 84...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Felix Silla, who starred as the hairy Cousin Itt on "The Addams Family" and a robot......

 2021-04-17 22:22 

WTOP

S. Illinois tops SE Louisiana 55-48, bolsters playoff odds...

CARBONDALE, Ill. (AP) — Justin Strong had 16 carries for 159 yards and two touchdowns, Javon Williams Jr. ran 24......

 2021-04-17 22:17 

WUSA9.com

Locked On WFT | Excitement grows over Washington Football Team's survey to fans; Snyder targets Bruce Allen in a legal filing...

Chris Russell and David Harrison break down the latest news and stories on the Locked On Washington Football Team podcast....

 2021-04-17 22:17 

Barron's

Peloton Treadmills Are Unsafe With Children Around, U.S. Agency Says. Peloton Is Pushing Back....

The Consumer Product Safety Commission said Peloton's treadmills are unsafe when small children and pets are around. Peloton called the CPSC's warning \...

 2021-04-17 22:16 

Washington Times

Defense expert in George Floyd trial faces Maryland lawsuit...

BALTIMORE (AP) - The former chief medical examiner for Maryland who testified on behalf of Officer Derek Chauvin in the George Floyd murder trial is a defendant in a federal lawsuit over the death of a man who died under circumstances similar to Floyd. Dr...

 2021-04-17 22:16 

Washington Post

After Gate 35X gets the ax, a new concourse blooms at Reagan National Airport...

The airy 230,000-square-foot space, which opens Tuesday, is the airport's biggest upgrade since 1997....

 2021-04-17 22:13 

The Hill

Family of Fedex shooting suspect says they 'tried to get him the help he needed'...

The family of a 19-year-old man suspected in the shooting at a Fedex facility in Indianapolis, Ind., apologized to the victims' families, stating that they tried to give the man the help that he needed....

 2021-04-17 22:13 

The Christian Post

Alabama Legislature passes bill banning boys from competing in girls' K-12 sports...

The Alabama legislature has passed a bill to ban boys from competing in girls\' sports after similar bills have been introduced or passed in other states....

 2021-04-17 22:13 

The Christian Post

Dinner Churches and how the coronavirus is shaking up the traditional model (part 2)...

What is the future of the post-COVID Christian church? If you ask two men involved with the Fresh Expressions movement, it may be taking place on a different night of the week and not Sunday and it may happen over dinner. And more broadly, many longtime A...

 2021-04-17 22:13 

The Christian Post

Beth Moore will face 'blackness of darkness' if she doesn't repent, Susan Heck says...

Longtime women's ministry leader Susan Heck, who leads a ministry called With the Master, denounced popular Bible teacher Beth Moore as a false teacher who will face the "blackness of darkness forever" unless she repents for leading women astr...

 2021-04-17 22:13 

The Christian Post

Sexual abstinence and 'purity culture' are often conflated but aren't the same: Tim Keller explains...

What\'s often referred to as \...

 2021-04-17 22:12 

The Christian Post

Mastercard changes rules for credit card payments to porn sites...

Mastercard is updating its requirements for banks that process payments for porn sites following growing condemnation of porn and social media sites that have profited off videos showing rape and illegal sexual content involving children....

 2021-04-17 22:12 

The Christian Post

Alabama Legislature passes bill banning boys from competing in girls' K-12 sports...

The Alabama legislature has passed a bill to ban boys from competing in girls\' sports after similar bills have been introduced or passed in other states....

 2021-04-17 22:12 

The Christian Post

What global churches did when their governments said they couldn't have large gatherings...

The evidence is anecdotal, but the lesson from the reaction of some of the world's poorest Christians to hunger and government restrictions on large gatherings amid the coronavirus pandemic is a powerful one for their American counterparts, says Janic...

 2021-04-17 22:06 

US News & World Report

Messi Nets 2, Barcelona Beats Bilbao 4-0 to Win Copa Del Rey...

Lionel Messi scored twice as Barcelona beat Athletic Bilbao 4-0 to win the Copa del Rey final....

 2021-04-17 22:00 

Washington Times

Joe Biden vows to increase refugee cap...

President Biden said Saturday that he plans to increase the cap on the number of refugees allowed to enter the United States and appeared to blame a "crisis" on the southern border for complicating the issue. "We're going to increase the n...

 2021-04-17 22:00 

Washington Times

Woman dies, man injured in Maine residential fire...

FAIRFIELD, Maine (AP) - The Maine Office of State Fire Marshal says a woman died and a man was seriously injured in a fire in Fairfield on Saturday. Officials say that 56-year-old Rebecca Merrifield died at the scene and that 60-year-old Glenn Clausen was...

 2021-04-17 22:00 

The Hill

Doing business with Iran will help Central Asia stabilize the region...

The U.S. can always strongarm the smaller states to shun Iran, but it should instead explicitly signal that it favors stability....

 2021-04-17 21:53 

WTOP

PGA Tour Champions Chubb Classic Scores...

Saturday At Tiburon Golf Club Naples, Fla. Purse: $1.6 million Yardage: 6,881; Par: 72 Second Round Robert Karlsson 66-66_132 Fred......

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