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 2021-02-25 10:42 

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Marjorie Taylor Greene blasted for attacking colleague's transgender child: 'Sickening, pathetic, unimaginably cruel'...

After Rep. Marie Newman (D-Ill.), who has a transgender daughter, hung a transgender rights flag outside her office, her neighbor, Rep. Marjorie Taylor Green (R-Ga.) retaliated with an anti-transgender sign....

 2021-02-25 10:00 

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Second Glance: Tyrannosaurus rex, Feb. 28, 2021...
 2021-02-25 10:00 

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Blinken chooses Canada and Mexico for first 'virtual trip' abroad...

The secretary of state will hold meetings with America's key neighbors amid new challenges on immigration and energy....

 2021-02-25 10:00 

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D.C.-area forecast: Cool sunshine the next two days before periods of rain this weekend...

Sunday is probably the rainier of the weekend days...

 2021-02-25 10:00 

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Author, activist Wes Moore weighs bid for Maryland governor...

He plans to step down from the foundation he leads this year and said he is "seriously considering" a campaign....

 2021-02-25 10:00 

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Some journalists are debating when it's okay to use the n-word. But this one should be easy....

A Times reporter's resignation and a podcaster's suspension bring pushback on what should have been a long-settled discussion....

 2021-02-25 09:24 

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India and Pakistan announce cease-fire for first time in nearly 20 years...

The two countries regularly exchange artillery fire in the disputed region of Kashmir....

 2021-02-25 08:28 

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A Capitol rioter texted his ex during the insurrection to call her a 'moron,' feds say. She turned him in....

Richard Michetti called his former partner a...

 2021-02-25 08:00 

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Dissecting the House GOP spin against Biden's $1.9 trillion covid relief bill...

Here's a guide to what's wrong or off-base about House GOP talking points attacking the covid-rleief plan....

 2021-02-25 07:26 

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Tokyo's no-fun torch relay douses Olympic excitement...

Spectators are told to refrain from shouting and cheering — and ideally watch online — as the flame passes through Japan....

 2021-02-25 07:00 

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Live updates: Several new vaccine developments raise hopes even as virus variants proliferate...

New vaccines are hitting the market while drug makers are retooling the existing ones to combat the emerging, more virulent strains of the virus....

 2021-02-25 06:00 

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What to watch on Thursday: 'Punky Brewster' on Peacock...

Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021 | "Close Enough" returns on HBO Max....

 2021-02-25 05:00 

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The good news about the global vaccine supply...

With new developments for Covax and favorable signs from national rollouts, the global vaccine supply debate may be moving in a positive direction....

 2021-02-25 05:00 

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Ask Amy: Surgeon's risky behavior must be addressed...

Patient is worried because doctor wears only loose, cloth mask....

 2021-02-25 05:00 

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Hints From Heloise: Every kitchen needs several types of knives...

Tips on what to look for when buying these essential tools....

 2021-02-25 05:00 

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Miss Manners: Get out of Dodge before the abusive mother-in-law visits...

Husband won't say anything to his mother, so wife wants to avoid the situation....

 2021-02-25 04:59 

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Carolyn Hax: What if your daughter and her BFF were really just BFs?...

Everybody needs to accept the growing pains (and let's retire "mean girls" while we're at it)....

 2021-02-25 02:18 

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At postal hearing, Rep. Connolly says he 'will not be lectured' by election deniers...

Northern Virginia lawmaker vents outrage on GOP colleagues, as well as Louis DeJoy....

 2021-02-25 02:14 

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ViacomCBS will enter the streaming wars with Paramount Plus on March 4...

A late streaming entrant makes its case....

 2021-02-25 02:02 

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People are struggling to get vaccine appointments. A 14-year-old stepped in to help....

A high school freshman created a team of volunteers to help hundreds of people register for their shots as opportunities to get vaccinated remain elusive....

 2021-02-25 01:47 

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Biden squeezed on immigration policy, bracing for border crisis...

Facing criticism from liberals and conservatives, Biden attempts to once again welcome immigrants and refugees as health and economic crises engulf the country....

 2021-02-25 01:39 

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Many of Biden's nominees of color run into turbulence in the Senate...

Activists see a pattern imperiling many of Biden's non-White nominees, making their confirmation process rougher and meaner than in previous years and when compared with their White counterparts....

 2021-02-24 23:45 

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Nation's most populous county mandates extra $5 in pandemic 'hero pay' for some grocery workers...

Experts say the passage of a temporary pay bump for some grocery workers in Los Angeles County is notable amid industry opposition....

 2021-02-24 23:41 

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Supreme Court considers giving police greater powers when pursuing suspects...

Does an exception for entering a person's home while in "hot pursuit" apply to suspected minor crimes as well as possible felonies?...

 2021-02-24 23:34 

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Marriott family donates $20 million to Howard University for hospitality leadership center...

The center will honor Arne Sorenson, the Marriott International president and chief executive, who died this month....

 2021-02-24 23:04 

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Man dies after being shot on platform of Anacostia Metro station...

Police said the victim and the assailant exchanged words moments before the shooting....

 2021-02-24 22:53 

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The new Nats: Four players Washington hopes will help get them back to the postseason....

Bell, Lester, Hand and Schwarber to fill holes on the mound and at the plate....

 2021-02-24 22:39 

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A civil rights hero lacked a historical marker. Then a class of Virginia fourth-graders spoke up....

"They influenced history. That marker, that iron sign, is going to outlast my lifetime and these kids', too."...

 2021-02-24 22:28 

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The Capitol fence and Trump's wall share the same faulty foundation...

Both barriers are simplistic security measures for problems that require complex solutions....

 2021-02-24 22:18 

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FAA still needs to strengthen Boeing oversight after Max crashes, inspector general says...

The internal watchdog recommended updates to how the FAA reviews aircraft designs and oversees a vast team of Boeing employees who work on its behalf....

 2021-02-24 22:17 

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Hey, Democrats: Hands off Fox News's cable carriers...

Questions about 'moral and ethical principles' plus other nettlesome inquiries violate the spirit of the First Amendment....

 2021-02-24 22:03 

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Liberty University surprised by Virginia GOP plans for drive-in convention on campus...

Convention delegates would cast ballots from their cars to observe coronavirus restrictions....

 2021-02-24 21:59 

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Maryland senators return from quarantine after negative coronavirus tests...

Several positive rapid tests on Tuesday were later reversed by follow-up testing, said Senate President Bill Ferguson (D-Baltimore City)....

 2021-02-24 21:47 

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Virginia General Assembly approves ban on foam food containers...

Maryland became the first state to enact such a ban last year....

 2021-02-24 21:45 

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PM Update: Tonight's cold front leads to a burst of wind, and a seasonable Thursday...

Temperatures get knocked back toward where they should be in late February....

 2021-02-24 21:32 

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Ex-officer threatened to put a bullet in 11-year-old's head over doorbell prank, police say...

A former police officer is facing charges of kidnapping and making death threats to an 11-year-old following a doorbell prank, police say....

 2021-02-24 21:19 

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Jill LaRue of California Closets on dealing with the mess behind the door (March 4)...

Join Jura Koncius and Jill LaRue of California Closets on how to organize and clean out this spring...

 2021-02-24 21:12 

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Ex-aide says Gov. Cuomo sexually harassed her, kissed her and left her 'nauseous' at work...

Lindsey Boylan said in an online post that Cuomo "would go out of his way to touch me on my lower back, arms and legs," and she shared images of text messages and emails supporting her story....

 2021-02-24 20:54 

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Mayor Bowser's sister, Mercia Bowser, dies of coronavirus at age 64...

Bowser says her sister "will be missed greatly, as she joins the legion of angels who have gone home too soon."...

 2021-02-24 20:36 

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A year after Trump said coronavirus was 'under control,' a look back at the first news stories...

A where-are-they-now of the major benchmarks in America's fight against the virus....

 2021-02-24 20:27 

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The beat goes on. And on. Readers sing the praises of the humble eggbeater....

Take their hand-cranked rotary beater? You'll have to pry it from their cold, dead hands....

 2021-02-24 20:18 

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Carolyn Hax Live (Feb. 26 | 1 p.m. ET)...

Advice columnist Carolyn Hax answers your questions about the strange train we call life....

 2021-02-24 20:18 

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Ask Tom: Dining during the pandemic (March 3)...

Washington Post food critic Tom Sietsema entertains your dining questions, rants and raves....

 2021-02-24 19:52 

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An awkward scene epitomizes the GOP's 3 choices on Trump...

The top three House GOP leaders each carve out different choices: A bear hug (Steve Scalise), a middle ground (Kevin McCarthy), or a full break (Liz Cheney)....

 2021-02-24 19:50 

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DWI, reckless driving charges against Bruce Springsteen dropped...

Rocker Bruce Springsteen pleaded guilty to drinking in an enclosed area and was ordered to pay a $500 fine....

 2021-02-24 19:30 

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Focus on fate of $15 minimum wage in Senate as House prepares to take up Biden's $1.9 trillion relief bill...

Top Senate aides from both parties huddled with the Senate parliamentarian Wednesday morning to advance arguments about whether the minimum wage increase would be allowable under the complex Senate rules that will govern consideration of the legislation....

 2021-02-24 17:59 

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Virginia lawmaker to drop amendment that tied funding to renaming of Metro station...

In a compromise, Metro committed to speeding up construction of an entrance and to post signs to point travelers to Capital One Hall....

 2021-02-24 17:59 

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The GOP's increasingly novel relationship with the Constitution...

The party has long called itself the "party of the Constitution," and GOP lawmakers run as "constitutional conservatives." But events of recent months don't exactly show fealty to it....

 2021-02-24 17:54 

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A new poll result reveals sharp pessimism on America's political right...

Most Trump voters say they view the world as a bleak, dangerous place....

 2021-02-24 17:12 

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Is that travel refund as magnanimous as it seems?...

Companies take credit for things they have to do or they're all doing anyway....

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