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 2021-04-12 12:46 

The Hill

Pelosi's advice for the 'Squad': 'You're not a one-person show'...

Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.), in a soon-to-be-released biography, offered advice to the "Squad," telling the progressive group of female lawmakers in the House, "You're not a one-person show."...

 2021-04-12 12:45 

US News & World Report

Brothers Ron and Clint Howard Have Memoir Coming in October...

Filmmaker-actor Ron Howard and actor Clint Howard are brothers, former child stars and fellow Hollywood veterans....

 2021-04-12 12:45 

WTOP

Brothers Ron and Clint Howard have memoir coming in October...

NEW YORK (AP) — Filmmaker-actor Ron Howard and actor Clint Howard, brothers, former child stars and fellow Hollywood veterans, will......

 2021-04-12 12:44 

Washington Times

Police: Domestic dispute ends with man stabbing 3 relatives...

PLEASANTVILLE, N.J. (AP) - A man who stabbed three family members during a dispute at a southern New Jersey home is now facing aggravated assault charges, authorities said. Pleasantville police responded to the home around 5 a.m. Saturday after someone ap...

 2021-04-12 12:44 

US News & World Report

Police: Domestic Dispute Ends With Man Stabbing 3 Relatives...

Authorities say a man who stabbed three family members during a dispute at a southern New Jersey home is now facing aggravated assault charges....

 2021-04-12 12:44 

VOA

Japan Begins COVID-19 Vaccination Efforts for Citizens 65 and Older...

Japan has begun vaccinating its elderly residents against COVID-19 as Tokyo imposes a set of tougher restrictions to blunt a fourth wave of the pandemic. Only about 120 sites across Japan opened Monday to distribute the first dose of the two-shot Pfizer v...

 2021-04-12 12:44 

Washington Times

Woman found dead with multiple cuts to her body in St. Louis...

ST. LOUIS (AP) - A woman was found dead inside a St. Louis home over the weekend with multiple cuts to her body, and a man was arrested at the scene, police said. Officers were called to the Walnut Park West home around 9:30 p.m. Saturday and found 29-yea...

 2021-04-12 12:44 

US News & World Report

Woman Found Dead With Multiple Cuts to Her Body in St. Louis...

Police say a woman was found dead inside a St. Louis home over the weekend with multiple cuts to her body, and a man was arrested at the scene....

 2021-04-12 12:43 

WTTG

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1 dead in crash in Silver Spring...

A single vehicle crash has left one person dead in Montgomery County....

 2021-04-12 12:42 

Washington Times

Microsoft buying speech recognition firm Nuance in $16B deal...

NEW YORK (AP) - Microsoft, on an accelerated growth push, is buying speech recognition company Nuance in a deal worth about $16 billion. Microsoft will pay $56.00 per share cash. That's a 23% premium to Nuance's Friday closing price. The companies...

 2021-04-12 12:41 

The Hill

Vox Media acquires podcasting company co-founded by Preet Bharara...

Vox Media announced that it has acquired Cafe Studios, the podcasting co...

 2021-04-12 12:41 

US News & World Report

Israel's Netanyahu Says Will Not Allow Iran to Obtain Nuclear Weapons...

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said on Monday that Iran has never given up efforts to obtain nuclear weapons and that......

 2021-04-12 12:39 

Washington Times

Baby killed, 2 other children wounded in Syracuse shooting...

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - A baby girl was killed and two other young children were wounded in a shooting in Syracuse, police said. Police were called to a disturbance shortly before 7 p.m. Sunday and found the victims on Grant Avenue, authorities said. The ba...

 2021-04-12 12:39 

US News & World Report

Baby Killed, 2 Other Children Wounded in Syracuse Shooting...

Police say a baby girl has been killed and two other young children have been wounded in a shooting in Syracuse....

 2021-04-12 12:36 

US News & World Report

Microsoft, on Growth Push, to Buy Speech Recognition Company Nuance for About $16 Billion...

Microsoft, on growth push, to buy speech recognition company Nuance for about $16 billion....

 2021-04-12 12:36 

US News & World Report

One Person Shot Dead in Front of Paris Hospital: Police Source...

PARIS (Reuters) - Two people were shot in front of a hospital in Paris on Monday, a police source told Reuters.The source said that one person was......

 2021-04-12 12:35 

Barron's

What Bond Investors Are Watching This Week: Inflation Data, Treasury Auctions...

The Bureau of Labor Statistics is expected to report that inflation rose 2.5% year-over-year in March. That might not have much effect on the Fed's policy, but it might affect the bond market....

 2021-04-12 12:34 

Barron's

More Executives Plan to Speak Out on State Voting Laws...

Dozens of company leaders are planning to issue a statement against voting laws being considered in Texas and other states that some call restrictive or racist, The Wall Street Journal reported....

 2021-04-12 12:34 

US News & World Report

MicroStrategy Says Non-Employee Directors to Get Fee in Bitcoin...

(Reuters) -MicroStrategy Inc, a major bitcoin corporate backer, said on Monday its non-employee directors will get fees for their services in......

 2021-04-12 12:33 

WTOP

Important deadlines near to vote for Virginia state and local offices...

State and local elections are slated for May and June in Virginia, with critical deadlines looming for those wanting to vote in person or through an absentee ballot....

 2021-04-12 12:33 

RealClearPolitics

Big Business Faces Tricky Path as It Cozies Up to the Left...

WASHINGTON (AP) - For more than a half-century, the voice emerging from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce's monolithic, Beaux Arts-styled building near the White House was predictable: It was the embodiment of American business and, more specifically, a sh...

 2021-04-12 12:33 

Barron's

Regeneron's Covid-19 Antibody Protects Household Contacts From Infection...

Previous trials of Covid-19 antibody treatments have shown benefits in people who were already sick. rather than efficacy as a preventative....

 2021-04-12 12:32 

Washington Examiner

Byron York's Daily Memo: 'Chaos and disorder' at the border...

Welcome to Byron York's Daily Memo newsletter....

 2021-04-12 12:30 

Reason.com

Biden's Gun-Limitation Schemes Make a Mockery of His 'Unity' Message...

The president is picking fights with much of the population and further dividing the country....

 2021-04-12 12:30 

Washington Examiner

Ohio State employs 150 diversity officials, to add more professors focused on social and racial justice...

Ohio State University recently announced it plans to hire 50 faculty members focused on addressing social equity and racial disparities....

 2021-04-12 12:30 

The Hill

The business case for sustainable finance policy...

If Congress can move forward together, creating clear regulatory guidelines that consider the full scope of ESG factors, and allow a more holistic approach to investing, we can set America's post COVID-19 economy on the path to long-term, sustained su...

 2021-04-12 12:29 

Barron's

What Investors Are Eyeing as Earnings Season Kicks Off This Week...

With the stock market on a winning streak, investors are bracing for earnings reports starting this week, paying special attention to what the reports say about the recovery going forward....

 2021-04-12 12:28 

WTTG

[ Washington, DC ]

Metro begins phasing out older SmarTrip card as part of new fare payment technology upgrades...
 2021-04-12 12:26 

VOA

USAGM Pick to Lead Cuba Broadcasting Draws Criticism from Senator...

The appointment of an award-winning journalist to lead the Office of Cuba Broadcasting was criticized this week by a U.S. lawmaker who suggested she does not have a strong enough track record of promoting liberty for Cuban citizens. The U.S....

 2021-04-12 12:25 

WTOP

'Huge' explosion rocks St. Vincent as volcano keeps erupting...

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent (AP) — La Soufriere volcano fired an enormous amount of ash and hot gas early Monday in......

 2021-04-12 12:24 

WTTG

[ Washington, DC ]

Officers disperse crowds as unrest follows police shooting in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota...

A man died Sunday after he was shot by police and then shortly after involved in a vehicle crash in Brooklyn Center, the police department reports....

 2021-04-12 12:23 

WTOP

Investigation finds Syria likely behind 2018 chlorine attack...

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — An investigation by the global chemical weapons watchdog found "reasonable grounds to believe" that a......

 2021-04-12 12:23 

The Daily Caller

Peter King Is 'Starting To Think Kyle Trask' Might Be A 1st Round Pick...

Who will take him?...

 2021-04-12 12:21 

WTOP

Sheriff's official: Georgia officers hurt in chase, shooting...

BREMEN, Ga. (AP) — Multiple officers were injured in a police chase that ended in a shooting in Georgia Monday......

 2021-04-12 12:19 

WTOP

UN says 34 migrants drown off Djibouti after boat capsizes...

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — The International Organization for Migration says 34 migrants have died after their boat capsized off the......

 2021-04-12 12:18 

Washington Examiner

Protests amass and National Guard deployed after police shooting of black man at traffic stop near Minneapolis...

Police shot and killed a black man on Sunday during a stop for a traffic violation, sparking demonstrations just miles away from where George Floyd was killed in Minneapolis last May....

 2021-04-12 12:17 

WTOP

Bruins bolster playoff push, acquire Taylor Hall from Sabres...

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — The banged-up Boston Bruins are getting a boost for their late-season playoff push by acquiring forward......

 2021-04-12 12:16 

Barron's

Powell Says Fed Will 'Support the Economy.' What That Means for the Stock Market....

Earnings season kicks off this week, more executives to speak out on state voting laws, pubs and shops reopen in England, and other news to start your day....

 2021-04-12 12:15 

WTOP

FEMA offers help with pandemic-related funeral costs...

D.C. region residents can now seek financial assistance from the federal government for funeral expenses related to the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-04-12 12:14 

The Hill

Health expert pushes back on Texas governor's herd immunity claim...

A leading health expert is swatting down a claim from Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R) that his state will soon reach herd immunity from the coronavirus....

 2021-04-12 12:13 

Washington Times

Woman fatally struck by bullet as neighbor's gun discharges...

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A Florida woman was fatally shot in the head when her neighbor's gun discharged as he was cleaning it a short distance from her home, sheriff's officials said. The shooting happened Sunday afternoon in Jacksonville. Polic...

 2021-04-12 12:12 

WTOP

1 dead in crash on US 29 in Silver Spring...

A person is dead after a single car crash in Maryland's Montgomery County....

 2021-04-12 12:10 

Washington Times

Pacific Lutheran University cutting 3 dozen faculty, majors...

TACOMA, Wash. (AP) - Pacific Lutheran University will cut three dozen full-time positions to stabilize its budget after a months-long review by faculty of potential reductions. The cuts will eliminate majors in German and Nordic Studies, minors in Classic...

 2021-04-12 12:10 

Washington Times

'Huge' explosion rocks St. Vincent as volcano keeps erupting...

KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent (AP) - La Soufriere volcano fired an enormous amount of ash and hot gas early Monday in the biggest explosive eruption yet since volcanic activity began on the eastern Caribbean island of St. Vincent late last week, with officials w...

 2021-04-12 12:10 

Federal News Network

'Huge' explosion rocks St. Vincent as volcano keeps erupting...

La Soufriere volcano has fired an enormous amount of ash and hot gas in the biggest explosive eruption yet since volcanic activity began on the eastern Caribbean island of St. Vincent late last week......

 2021-04-12 12:09 

VOA

Explainer: Iran Atomic Sites Targeted by Diplomacy, Sabotage...

Iran's nuclear program has been targeted by diplomatic efforts and sabotage attacks over the last decade, with the latest incident striking its underground Natanz facility. The attack Sunday at Natanz comes as world powers try to negotiate a return by...

 2021-04-12 12:09 

The Hill

AAPI PAC launches nonprofit, think tank amid rise in hate crimes...

The AAPI Victory Fund PAC launched a nonprofit and think tank on Monday amid the recent rise in hate crimes against the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) communities....

 2021-04-12 12:06 

The Daily Caller

Editor Daily Rundown: Biden's Infrastructure Blitz...

Calling all Patriots!...

 2021-04-12 12:05 

WTOP

Bayern preparations for PSG hit by injuries, speculation...

BERLIN (AP) — Bayern Munich's preparations for Tuesday's decisive Champions League quarterfinal with Paris Saint-Germain are being hampered by injury......

 2021-04-12 12:05 

Federal News Network

Bayern preparations for PSG hit by injuries, speculation...

Bayern Munich's preparations for Tuesday's decisive Champions League quarterfinal with Paris Saint-Germain are being hampered by injury worries, internal divisions and persistent speculation over......

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