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 2021-10-16 09:00 

Washington Post

D.C.-area forecast: Gusty showers and storms blow through today, then much cooler air spills in...

It could be a little turbulent around here this afternoon. After that, a big taste of fall....

 2021-10-16 09:00 

NPR

'This Thing Between Us' wants to hurt you — and you should let it...

Gus Moreno's new novel follows a man who flees the city where his wife's murder became a political and media sensation, but he can't escape either his grief or the thing that haunted their apartment....

 2021-10-16 08:26 

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4 Russian tourists found dead at Albania beach resort...

TIRANA, Albania (AP) — Police say four Russian tourists were found dead at a beach resort in western Albania. Albanian......

 2021-10-16 08:13 

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Pedestrian killed during crash in Prince George's Co....

A pedestrian is dead after being hit by a car this morning in Clinton, Maryland, police say....

 2021-10-16 08:10 

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China's Shenzhou-13 spacecraft docks for 6-month mission...

BEIJING (AP) — Three astronauts entered China's space station for a six-month mission, setting to work Saturday after successfully docking......

 2021-10-16 07:59 

Washington Post

Manchin slams Sanders after opinion piece in W.Va. newspaper urging him to support major spending package...

The debate between the two senators reflects ongoing tensions between the Democratic Party's liberal and moderate factions, which have held up President Biden's ambitious domestic agenda....

 2021-10-16 07:54 

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ASEAN downgrades Myanmar presence in summit in major rebuke...

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Southeast Asian foreign ministers have agreed to downgrade Myanmar's participation in an upcoming summit in......

 2021-10-16 07:33 

Washington Post

Kenyan police called a suspected serial child killer a 'vampire.' A mob lynched him after his escape....

Authorities said Masten Wanjala, whose alleged acts were splashed across Kenyan newspaper front pages, had confessed to the homicides of at least 10 children....

 2021-10-16 07:10 

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AP PHOTOS: Children brave the cold in makeshift Bosnian camp...

VELIKA KLADUSA, Bosnia-Herzegovina (AP) — Their toys brighten the muddy field and their cries at play fill the air. So,......

 2021-10-16 07:07 

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Analysis: Beirut street battles may spell even darker times...

BEIRUT (AP) — The most powerful men in Lebanese politics have been in charge for decades, some since the early......

 2021-10-16 07:05 

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Atlanta will play Los Angeles in the opening game of the NLCS...

Atlanta Braves (88-73, first in the NL East) vs. Los Angeles Dodgers (106-56, second in the NL West) Atlanta; Saturday,......

 2021-10-16 06:54 

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LEADING OFF: Closer to starter, Scherzer lined up for Game 1...

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ MAX EFFORT Dodgers ace Max Scherzer got the last three......

 2021-10-16 06:49 

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Japanese figure skaters win Olympic test event in Beijing...

BEIJING (AP) — Japan's Yuma Kagiyama and Mai Mihara have won the men's and women's singles titles at the Asia......

 2021-10-16 06:44 

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Brown's keeper gives No. 9 Oregon 24-17 win over California...

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Anthony Brown scored on an 11-yard keeper with 4:50 left and ninth-ranked Oregon held off surprisingly......

 2021-10-16 06:41 

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No. 24 San Diego St. outlasts San Jose St. 19-13 in 2 OTs...

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Lucas Johnson threw TD passes to Jesse Matthews in both overtime periods as No. 24......

 2021-10-16 06:33 

WTOP

The AP Top 25 Fared...

Friday No 1. Georgia (6-0) did not play. Next: vs. No. 11 Kentucky, Saturday. No 2. Iowa (6-0) did not......

 2021-10-16 06:32 

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The AP Top 25 Fared...

Friday No 1. Georgia (6-0) did not play. Next: vs. No. 11 Kentucky, Saturday. No 2. Iowa (6-0) did not......

 2021-10-16 06:32 

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'God have mercy': Tigray residents describe life under siege...

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — As food and the means to buy it dwindled in a city under siege, the young......

 2021-10-16 06:31 

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Islamic State claims mosque bombing in south Afghanistan...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a deadly suicide bombing on a Shiite mosque in......

 2021-10-16 06:30 

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No. 9 Oregon holds off tenacious California 24-17...

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — Anthony Brown scored on an 11-yard keeper with 4:50 left and ninth-ranked Oregon held off surprisingly......

 2021-10-16 06:09 

US News & World Report

Head of Lebanese Forces Party Denies Hezbollah Claim That Group Planned Beirut Bloodshed...

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The head of the Lebanese Forces party (LF) denied late on Friday that his group had planned the street violence in Beirut that......

 2021-10-16 06:02 

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Friday's Scores...

PREP FOOTBALL= Abernathy 33, Idalou 10 Abilene 48, Wolfforth Frenship 28 Abilene Christian 57, Lubbock All Saints 42 Addison Trinity......

 2021-10-16 05:45 

VOA

#Metoo, 4 Years In: 'I'd Like to Think Now, We Are Believed'...

The #MeToo reckoning hits its four-year mark this week...

 2021-10-16 05:43 

VOA

Puerto Rico Ponders Race Amid Surprising Census Results...

Nearly 50% of those who filled out the 2020 census identified with "two races," a jump from 3% who chose that option in the 2000 Census...

 2021-10-16 05:41 

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3 wounded in Northeast DC shooting...

Three people were wounded in a shooting in Northeast D.C. early Saturday morning....

 2021-10-16 05:30 

VOA

Press Conference USA...
 2021-10-16 05:27 

VOA

US Dismisses Taliban Claims About Chinese Investment in Afghanistan...

Six weeks since the U.S. exit from Afghanistan, there's little evidence that America's rival is eager to fill the vacuum...

 2021-10-16 05:14 

WTOP

Delicate dance for Trump, Youngkin in campaign's final weeks...

When Donald Trump rallied Republicans this week to vote for Glenn Youngkin for governor in Virginia, the former president called in to a rally of diehard supporters. That may be the closest he gets to campaigning in the most closely-watched election of 20...

 2021-10-16 05:09 

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Montana State edges Weber State 13-7 in defensive battle...

OGDEN, Utah (AP) — Freshman kicker Blake Glessner's two field goals in the third quarter made the difference in a......

 2021-10-16 05:05 

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Hernn Daro Gmez Nuevo Director Tcnico de la Seleccin Honduras...

Este viernes, la Seleccin Nacional de Ftbol de Honduras inform a travs de un comunicado en su pagina verificada de......

 2021-10-16 05:04 

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Foligno's late goal gives Wild 2-1 win over Ducks...

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Marcus Foligno scored with 7.2 seconds remaining in regulation to give the Minnesota Wild a 2-1......

 2021-10-16 05:02 

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Hughes scores 2 to give Devils 4-3 win over Blackhawks in OT...

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Jack Hughes scored his second goal of the game less than a minute into overtime and......

 2021-10-16 05:01 

US News & World Report

With COVID Still Lurking, Other Illnesses Add to Parent Woes...

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — It's a busy morning in Mai Huynh and Christopher Birkholm's Minneapolis home as they get their 18-month-old, Franny, and 3-year-old, Clinton, out the door....

 2021-10-16 05:01 

US News & World Report

Police Forces, Including Madison's, Fall Short in Recruiting...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Long seen as one of the country's more progressive departments and a draw for those interested in community policing, the Madison Police Department for the first time in recent memory has failed to meet its recruiting goal....

 2021-10-16 05:01 

US News & World Report

Illinois Police Dog Comforts Grieving After Loss of Handler...

URBANA, Ill. (AP) — As he approaches his annual employee evaluation, Winston has a lock on "exceeds expectations."...

 2021-10-16 05:01 

US News & World Report

Failure Is Not an Option at Twin Cities Middle School...

WHITE BEAR LAKE, Minn. (AP) — Under a new grading system at a White Bear Lake middle school, students no longer will be given an F grade — no matter how bad they did on an assignment or test or if it was turned in late or not at all....

 2021-10-16 05:01 

US News & World Report

Native Americans Share Stories of Boarding School Sorrow...

RAPID CITY, S.D. (AP) — Violet Catches remembers her mother, Mabel, crying after asking if she went to the Indian Boarding School after hearing her grandmother say she was taken from them long ago....

 2021-10-16 05:01 

US News & World Report

Indiana County May Cash in as Illinois Bans Detentions...

BRAZIL, Ind. (AP) — Clay County is a lot like the other counties around it: rural, overwhelmingly white, lower middle class, and very Republican. But one thing that sets the county apart is its local jail, which is the only jail in Indiana that hold...

 2021-10-16 05:01 

US News & World Report

Afghan Refugees Leave Wisconsin for New Home and New Life...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — After a 47-day journey, Momtazudin Furmoli and his family are finally headed home — a new home, 7,000 miles away from the one they left in Afghanistan as refugees....

 2021-10-16 05:01 

US News & World Report

North Dakota's Version of Paul Bunyan Statue Gets Facelift...

NEW TOWN, N.D. (AP) — Sixty-three years ago, the late Fred LaRocque built a statue of a cowboy on the east side of New Town. LaRocque built the approximately 19-foot-high statue to honor the "Old Time Cowboys of the Open Range."...

 2021-10-16 05:01 

US News & World Report

Delicate Dance for Trump, Youngkin in Campaign's Final Weeks...

When Donald Trump rallied Republicans this week to vote for Glenn Youngkin for governor in Virginia, the former president called in to a rally of diehard supporters....

 2021-10-16 05:00 

Washington Post

What to watch this weekend: 'Baptiste' on PBS...

Saturday, October 16, 2021 & Sunday, October 17, 2021 | "Succession" returns on HBO...

 2021-10-16 04:59 

WTOP

AP Week in Pictures: Global...

OCT. 9 15, 2021 From the excitement of Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, and Ron Wood of The Rolling Stones,......

 2021-10-16 04:55 

US News & World Report

Correa's Time: Late HR Helps Astros Top Bosox in ALCS Opener...

Carlos Correa hit a tiebreaking home run in the seventh inning that helped the Houston Astros beat the Boston Red Sox 5-4 in Game 1 of the AL Championship Series....

 2021-10-16 04:55 

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Correa's time: Late HR helps Astros top Bosox in ALCS opener...

HOUSTON (AP) — Carlos Correa paused a few seconds at the plate, tapping the spot on his wrist where a......

 2021-10-16 04:53 

US News & World Report

New Zealand Dispenses Record Number of Jabs at 'Vaxathon'...

New Zealand health care workers have administered a record number of vaccine jabs as the nation holds a festival aimed at getting more people inoculated against the coronavirus....

 2021-10-16 04:53 

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New Zealand dispenses record number of jabs at 'Vaxathon'...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand health care workers administered a record number of vaccine jabs Saturday as the......

 2021-10-16 04:52 

US News & World Report

ASEAN Chair Brunei Confirms Junta Leader Not Invited to Summit...

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - Brunei said on Saturday a non-political representative from Myanmar will be invited to an upcoming summit of leaders from......

 2021-10-16 04:51 

VOA

11 Kids Drown, 10 Rescued in Indonesian River Cleanup...

The students apparently were not wearing flotation devices...

 2021-10-16 04:40 

US News & World Report

Biden Says He's Open to Shortening Length of New Programs...

President Joe Biden says he would prefer to slash the length of the new and expanded programs in his $3.5 trillion social safety net and climate change legislation, rather than eliminate programs entirely....

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