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 2018-09-19 18:53 

US Department of Defense

Task Force Looks at Making Infantry Squads More Lethal...

The Close Combat Lethality Task Force is gathering information from the services, industry and allies before making recommendations to Defense Secretary James N. Mattis, the senior Army enlisted...

 2018-09-19 18:45 

US News & World Report

Delta Joins United, JetBlue in Raising Checked-Bag Fees...

Delta joins rival airlines in raising fees to check a bag on a domestic flight to $30 each way, $40 for a second bag....

 2018-09-19 18:45 

WTOP

Delta joins United, JetBlue in raising checked-bag fees...

ATLANTA (AP) — Delta Air Lines is joining two rivals in raising fees to check a bag on a flight within the United States. Delta on Wednesday posted new fees of $30 for checking a......

 2018-09-19 18:44 

US News & World Report

Gender War Politics Grip Senate Over Kavanaugh Accusation...

Senate air thick with gender politics over Ford's assault accusation, Kavanaugh denial....

 2018-09-19 18:44 

The Hill

National mood will help Dems in House races, says pollster...

Pollster Molly Murphy said on Wednesday that the general national mood will help Democrats in their goal of taking back the House in this November's midterm elections....

 2018-09-19 18:43 

US News & World Report

Mesquite Detective Accused of Sexually Abusing Utah Teen...

A veteran Mesquite police detective has a been arrested on charges accusing him of sexually abusing a southern Utah teen he met on a social networking app geared toward gay and bisexual men....

 2018-09-19 18:43 

US News & World Report

Attorney General: Edwards' Pick for Waterway Board Illegal...

Attorney General Jeff Landry says the governor has violated state law with his appointment to a Louisiana water regulatory commission....

 2018-09-19 18:42 

Federal News Radio

South Carolina trustees OK $21 million in stadium upgrades...

South Carolina trustees have approved $21 million in renovations to Williams-Brice Stadium...

 2018-09-19 18:41 

WTOP

Paraguay suspends judges over sentence for abusive priest...

ASUNCION, Paraguay (AP) — Paraguayan authorities say they have suspended three judges who gave a priest convicted of abusing a 14-year-old a minor sentence. A report by a special jury in charge of the prosecution......

 2018-09-19 18:41 

The Hill

Envoy: US seeking missile, nuclear treaty with Iran...

The United States special envoy for Iran said Wednesday that the U.S....

 2018-09-19 18:41 

US News & World Report

Q&A: 'This Is Us' Creator Dan Fogelman on 'Life Itself'...

As 'This Is Us' returns for a third season, its creator, Dan Fogelman, is putting out a movie that like his hit NBC series is a glossy, cross-generational tale of destiny and chance encounters....

 2018-09-19 18:41 

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Q&A: 'This Is Us' creator Dan Fogelman on 'Life Itself'...

NEW YORK (AP) — As "This Is Us" returns for a third season, its creator, Dan Fogelman, is putting out a movie that like his hit NBC series is a glossy, cross-generational tale of destiny......

 2018-09-19 18:40 

US News & World Report

Michigan Unemployment Rate Down to 4.1 Percent in August...

Michigan's unemployment rate fell by two-tenths of a percentage point to 4.1 percent in August....

 2018-09-19 18:40 

The Daily Caller

Susan Collins Offers Options For Kavanaugh Accuser To Testify...

'Reconsider and testify'...

 2018-09-19 18:39 

US News & World Report

Alaska Getting More Than $10M to Fight Opioid Problem...

Officials say Alaska is receiving more than $10 million to help fight its opioid problem....

 2018-09-19 18:39 

Washington Examiner

Facebook sets up 'war room' to combat election manipulation in real time...

Facebook is building a...

 2018-09-19 18:38 

US News & World Report

More Radioactive Slag Found at State Park Construction Site...

State officials say work crews have discovered more radioactive soil in Niagara Falls State Park nearly three weeks after about 1,500 tons of the material was removed from the site....

 2018-09-19 18:37 

US News & World Report

Facebook Yet to Comply With EU Consumer Rules, Airbnb in Line - EU Sources...

By Foo Yun CheeBRUSSELS (Reuters) - Facebook may face sanctions because it has yet to comply with EU consumer rules while Airbnb has made the......

 2018-09-19 18:37 

Washington Post

Trump tells storm survivors 'we will never leave your side' as he tours the Carolinas...

The president promises federal aid and "whatever we have to do to make this perfect" in the wake of Florence....

 2018-09-19 18:35 

US News & World Report

Former Top Missouri Democrat Sentenced to Federal Prison...

A former prosecutor and chairman of Missouri's Democratic Party has been sentence to two years and three months in federal prison for misusing campaign funds for personal expenses and vacations....

 2018-09-19 18:35 

The Hill

Data show more sold-out Nike merchandise after Kaepernick ad...

Nike has seen a spike in the amount of merchandise it has sold out since it first introduced its...

 2018-09-19 18:34 

Washington Examiner

Bert and Ernie's 'Sesame Street' puppetmasters duke it out over character's sexuality...

Bert and Ernie of...

 2018-09-19 18:34 

US News & World Report

Survey: Confidence in Global Economies Increases...

People in a majority of countries believe their economy is in better condition today than it was a decade ago....

 2018-09-19 18:34 

Washington Post

Elliott and Sempra Declare Truce But No Treaty Yet...

The energy company has given some ground to the activist, but hasn't surrendered....

 2018-09-19 18:33 

Sara A. Carter

Jarrett: If Rosenstein Defies Trump's Order to Declassify Documents, He Should Be Fired...

President Trump has ordered that numerous documents involving the Russia investigation be declassified. The records have long been sought by Congress under lawful subpoenas. Yet, the FBI and Department of Justice have consistently obstructed the release o...

 2018-09-19 18:33 

US News & World Report

Biggest Wildfire in California History Fully Contained...

The U.S. Forest Service says the largest wildfire in California history is now 100 percent contained....

 2018-09-19 18:33 

The Hill

State Department warns Islamic State, al Qaeda have adapted after 'major strides' by US...

The State Department on Wednesday warned that terrorist groups such as al Qaeda and the Islamic State (ISIS) have "adjusted" their methods and adapted after major territorial gains made by U.S.-aligned forces in the Middle East....

 2018-09-19 18:33 

Washington Post

The LA Film Festival gets a fresh fall start...

The LA Film Festival gets a fresh fall start with an earlier date and more starry premieres...

 2018-09-19 18:32 

Washington Post

Editor of The New York Review of Books out after uproar...

The editor of The New York Review of Books has abruptly left his post following an outcry when the magazine published an essay by a former radio host accused of sexual misconduct that many deemed self-serving....

 2018-09-19 18:32 

Washington Post

US, Canada resume talks on revamped NAFTA...

U.S., Canada resume talks on revamped North American trade agreement...

 2018-09-19 18:32 

US News & World Report

Oklahoma City Workers Stung After Thousands of Bees Swarm...

A swarm of thousands of bees sent a pair of Oklahoma City workers running for cover, and both were stung in the process....

 2018-09-19 18:31 

US News & World Report

Surgeon Denies Negligence in Removing Woman's Healthy Kidney...

A South Dakota surgeon denies he breached the standard of care when he removed an Iowa woman's healthy kidney instead of her adrenal gland....

 2018-09-19 18:31 

WTOP

Surgeon denies negligence in removing woman's healthy kidney...

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — A South Dakota surgeon admitted to mistakenly removing an Iowa woman's healthy kidney but denied that he breached the standard of care, according to the surgeon's response to a lawsuit......

 2018-09-19 18:31 

Federal News Radio

Heisman hopeful Drew Lock faces juggernaut No. 2 Georgia...

Missouri quarterback Drew Lock has a chance to bolster his Heisman Trophy hopes on Saturday with a good outing against No. 2 Georgia at home...

 2018-09-19 18:31 

US News & World Report

The LA Film Festival Gets a Fresh Fall Start...

The LA Film Festival gets a fresh fall start with an earlier date and more starry premieres....

 2018-09-19 18:31 

Federal News Radio

The LA Film Festival gets a fresh fall start...

The LA Film Festival gets a fresh fall start with an earlier date and more starry premieres...

 2018-09-19 18:31 

WTOP

The LA Film Festival gets a fresh fall start...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The LA Film Festival may be in its 24th year, but the local independent film showcase is stepping up with a new fall date, starry premieres featuring the likes of Tiffany......

 2018-09-19 18:30 

The Hill

Bipartisan consensus on paid family leave is a terrible thing to waste...

Let's not let the need for unattainably perfect evidence impede the progress that's possible for all working families....

 2018-09-19 18:30 

US News & World Report

Editor of the New York Review of Books Out After Uproar...

The editor of The New York Review of Books has abruptly left his post following an outcry when the magazine published an essay by a former radio host accused of sexual misconduct that many deemed self-serving....

 2018-09-19 18:29 

Federal News Radio

Editor of The New York Review of Books out after uproar...

The editor of The New York Review of Books has abruptly left his post following an outcry when the magazine published an essay by a former radio host accused of sexual misconduct that many deemed self-serving....

 2018-09-19 18:29 

WTOP

Editor of The New York Review of Books out after uproar...

NEW YORK (AP) — The editor of The New York Review of Books has abruptly left his post following an outcry when the magazine published an essay by a former radio host accused of sexual......

 2018-09-19 18:29 

The Hill

Some states back plaintiff suing DHS over Haitians' protected status...

California, Massachusetts, and Washington, D.C., are leading a multi-state coalition supporting plaintiffs fighting the Trump administration's decision to end Temporary Protected Status for thousands of Haitian nationals....

 2018-09-19 18:29 

US News & World Report

US, Canada Resume Talks on Revamped NAFTA...

U.S., Canada resume talks on revamped North American trade agreement....

 2018-09-19 18:29 

The Hill

Alabama Secretary of State sued for blocking constituents on Twitter...

Three Alabama residents have filed a lawsuit against Alabama Secretary of State John Merrill after he blocked them on Twitter....

 2018-09-19 18:29 

Federal News Radio

US, Canada resume talks on revamped NAFTA...

U.S., Canada resume talks on revamped North American trade agreement...

 2018-09-19 18:29 

WTOP

US, Canada resume talks on revamped NAFTA...

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. and Canadian negotiators are working long hours to keep Canada in a North American trade bloc. The Canadian envoy — Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland — resumed talks Wednesday with......

 2018-09-19 18:28 

Washington Examiner

Democrats don't want to confirm anyone to the Supreme Court until after 2020 election...

Democrats have an endgame in mind when it comes to thwarting Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court confirmation. Sen. Mazie Hirono, D-Hawaii, revealed as much in an interview this week....

 2018-09-19 18:27 

The Daily Caller

OPINION: What Do Democrats Expect To Happen If Kavanaugh Gets Booted?...

As Barack Obama said ... 'Elections have consequences, and at the end of the day, I won'...

 2018-09-19 18:27 

Washington Post

'Unsettling incident': Woman fatally stabbed in D.C.'s Logan Circle...

A woman jogging in the Logan Circle neighborhood in Northwest D.C. was fatally stabbed on Sept. 19 in what police said was probably a random attack....

 2018-09-19 18:26 

US News & World Report

Alabama Elections Chief Sued for Blocking People on Twitter...

A lawsuit has been filed against Alabama's secretary of state for blocking people on Twitter....

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