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 2022-08-19 03:00 

Washington Examiner

Gold rush...

Not long ago, I found myself on the courtyard of Washington's Four Seasons hotel, enjoying the charming company of my wife, whose birthday we were celebrating. To be honest, it isn't the sort of place we seek out. Why? For starters, sitting outdoo...

 2022-08-19 03:00 

WTOP

Support, career growth: Educators talk about what could solve teacher shortages...

School systems across the country, including in the D.C. area, are trying to fill vacancies weeks, even days before classes start....

 2022-08-19 03:00 

Washington Examiner

Newsom's nuclear power call draws jabs from Democrats...

California's governor concedes the need for energy reliability....

 2022-08-19 03:00 

Washington Examiner

Trump displayed a novel approach to making sensitive documents public...

Yes, the president can declassify documents. But there is a process....

 2022-08-19 03:00 

Washington Examiner

California's heat wave triggers the nuclear option...

California's commitment to wind and solar energy has run into a mild problem: summer....

 2022-08-19 02:49 

Raw Story

Texas Law requires public schools to display donated 'In God We Trust' posters...

A new law requiring Texas schools to display donated "In God We Trust" posters is the latest move by Republican lawmakers to bring Christianity into taxpayer-funded institutions. Under the law, Senate Bill 797 , which passed during last year's...

 2022-08-19 02:49 

Washington Examiner

Oregon state representative arrested at county fair for disorderly conduct...

An Oregon state representative spent the night in a county jail after he was arrested at the Clackamas County Fair on disorderly conduct charges, the county sheriff's office said Thursday....

 2022-08-19 02:41 

VOA

US Judge Sentences Wildlife Trafficker to More Than 5 Years in Jail...

He conspired to traffic millions of dollars' worth of horns and ivory from endangered rhinoceros and elephants...

 2022-08-19 02:40 

WTOP

Springer, Guerrero lead Jays to 9-2 rout of slumping Yanks...

NEW YORK (AP) — George Springer went 5-for-5, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run second......

 2022-08-19 02:36 

WTOP

Fried, Harris lead Braves over deGrom, Mets to win series...

ATLANTA (AP) — Max Fried outpitched Jacob deGrom, ever so slightly, in a matchup of aces and rookie Michael Harris......

 2022-08-19 02:33 

Raw Story

Democrats think they can defy history and hold the House in 2022 — here's why...

The conventional wisdom that the Republican Party is likely to win control of the House of Representatives in the 2022 midterm election was challenged by Susan Glasser in The New Yorker . "The results of this midterm season so far have shown how nearl...

 2022-08-19 02:29 

WTOP

Maryland crime fighting network expands to Lower Shore, Howard County...

A Maryland crime-fighting network that targets gang-related crime, illegal drugs and guns, and human trafficking is expanding its reach in the state....

 2022-08-19 02:25 

VOA

Biden Administration Moves to Strengthen Hostage Policy...

White House bolsters hostage policy as longest-held journalist marks 10 years in captivity and 60-plus families push for relatives' release...

 2022-08-19 02:25 

WTOP

Jonquel Jones has 19 points, Sun beat Wings 93-68 in Game 1...

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (AP) — Jonquel Jones had 19 points and eight rebounds, Alyssa Thomas added 15 points, 10 rebounds and......

 2022-08-19 02:23 

Washington Examiner

MTG announces bill banning puberty blockers and gender-changing surgery for minors...

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) announced proposed legislation that would make giving puberty blockers and performing gender-changing surgery on minors a felony....

 2022-08-19 02:21 

WTOP

Korn Ferry Tour Albertson's Boise Open Scores...

Thursday At Hillcrest Country Club Boise, Idaho Purse: $1 million Yardage: 6,880; Par: 71 First Round Philip Knowles 29-32_61 Min......

 2022-08-19 02:20 

WTOP

Korn Ferry Tour Albertson's Boise Open Par Scores...

Thursday At Hillcrest Country Club Boise, Idaho Purse: $1 million Yardage: 6,880; Par: 71 First Round Philip Knowles 29-32_61-10 Min......

 2022-08-19 02:14 

WTOP

Reportan "mltiples vctimas" despus del choque de dos aviones sobre un aeropuerto de California, dicen las autoridades...

(CNN) — Las autoridades confirmaron que hubo "mltiples vctimas" despus de que dos aviones se estrellaran en el aire sobre......

 2022-08-19 02:09 

WTTG

[ Washington, DC ]

Fairfax County school employed counselor convicted in sex crime with minor, superintendent says...

Fairfax County School officials released a letter to staff Thursday notifying them that a counselor at a middle school in the county had previously been convicted of solicitation of prostitution from a minor....

 2022-08-19 02:06 

WTTG

[ Washington, DC ]

DEA reports finding 'rainbow fentanyl' pills in DC region...

DEA officials say they've been seizing rainbow colored fentanyl pills resembling candy in the D.C. region....

 2022-08-19 01:57 

WTOP

Reynolds 2 HRs; Brubaker, Pirates top Bosox, end 6-game skid...

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Bryan Reynolds hit two home runs, JT Brubaker pitched seven shutout innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates snapped......

 2022-08-19 01:57 

Federal News Network

Reynolds 2 HRs; Brubaker, Pirates top Bosox, end 6-game skid...

Bryan Reynolds hit two home runs, JT Brubaker pitched seven shutout innings and the Pittsburgh Pirates snapped a six-game losing streak, beating the Boston Red Sox 8-2......

 2022-08-19 01:56 

WTTG

[ Washington, DC ]

Highway safety expert discusses US traffic fatalities hitting 20-year high...

A safety crisis. That's what experts have to say about new numbers from the federal government showing a dramatic rise in traffic fatalities....

 2022-08-19 01:55 

Washington Times

LOVERRO: Passion and purpose meet in the sneaker resale market...

Sneaker Con -- the celebration of resale sneakers -- is a world that grew out of the generation of youths enamored with Michael Jordan and his Air Jordans in 1985. That was almost 40 years ago, and that generation and others will gather this weekend in Wa...

 2022-08-19 01:53 

Raw Story

Republicans 'blew it': Here's how Dems could maintain Senate control in 2022...

On Thursday's edition of CNN's "OutFront," election forecaster Harry Enten laid out why Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is trying to tamp down expectations for Republican performances in Senate contests this cycle — and why he...

 2022-08-19 01:53 

WTTG

[ Washington, DC ]

Republican group apologizes after using GOP elephant with KKK imagery...

A Republican group in Alabama is apologizing after accidentally using a picture of a GOP elephant that contained Ku Klux Klan imagery....

 2022-08-19 01:47 

WTOP

AP Week in Pictures: Asia...

Aug. 12-19, 2022 This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers......

 2022-08-19 01:45 

WTTG

[ Washington, DC ]

Planes crash at Watsonville airport, at least 2 dead...

The city of Watsonville says multiple agencies responded to Watsonville Municipal Airport Thursday after two planes attempting to land collided. At least two people are dead after initial reports of multiple fatalities....

 2022-08-19 01:45 

WTOP

Malone out to early lead at US Gymnastics Championships...

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Defending champion Brody Malone sprinted to the lead at the U.S. Championships on Thursday, posting an......

 2022-08-19 01:45 

Federal News Network

Malone out to early lead at US Gymnastics Championships...

Defending champion Brody Malone sprinted to the lead at the U.S. Championships, posting an all-around score of 88.942 in the last major tuneup before this fall's world championships......

 2022-08-19 01:39 

Federal News Network

Officials: At least 2 die after planes collide in California...

Two planes collided in Northern California while trying to land at a local airport and at least two of the three occupants were killed......

 2022-08-19 01:38 

WTTG

[ Washington, DC ]

New Virginia law requires schools to report misdemeanors to law enforcement...

As parents get ready to send their kids back to school, a new state law in Virginia now requires principals to report misdemeanors involving people at the school....

 2022-08-19 01:36 

Washington Post

Video of Finnish prime minister partying sparks outrage — and applause...

Amid an outcry in Finland, Prime Minister Sanna Marin defended her right to spend free time with friends....

 2022-08-19 01:29 

Washington Examiner

Israel shuts down Palestinian Authority offices suspected of terrorism...

Israeli forces raided the offices of six Palestinian Authority human rights groups that the country previously labeled as...

 2022-08-19 01:28 

Raw Story

'Abnormal' for Mike Pence to 'come off as almost rebellious': editorial...

The Republican Party as it continues in the Donald Trump era has gone to such a strange place that Mike Pence appears almost radical, according to a new editorial in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch . The newspaper noted the "buzz" over Pence telling r...

 2022-08-19 01:27 

WTOP

Teen arrested for deadly shooting at DC 'Moechella' event...

A 15-year-old male resident of Northeast D.C. was taken into custody Thursday by members of the Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force and charged with first-degree murder while armed....

 2022-08-19 01:21 

WTOP

Los Angeles man sentenced to life for 5 random killings...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles man who opened fire on people at random in 2014, killing five people......

 2022-08-19 01:17 

Raw Story

Inside Trump's 'cult of criminality'...

On Thursday's edition of MSNBC's "All In," anchor Chris Hayes marked the guilty plea of former Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg with a list of all the major Trump allies who have similarly found themselves pleading to or being conv...

 2022-08-19 01:12 

Washington Post

Judge blocks Florida's 'Stop Woke Act' restrictions for private companies...
 2022-08-19 01:11 

WTOP

North Dakota school board reinstates Pledge of Allegiance...

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — The school board in North Dakota's most populous city reversed course Thursday on its decision to......

 2022-08-19 01:11 

Federal News Network

North Dakota school board reinstates Pledge of Allegiance...

The school board in North Dakota's most populous city has reversed course on its decision to stop reciting the Pledge of Allegiance at its monthly meetings......

 2022-08-19 01:06 

WTTG

[ Washington, DC ]

'Grease' returns to AMC theaters for a $5 admission fee to honor the late Olivia Newton-John...

CEO Adam Aron announced that $1 of each...

 2022-08-19 01:06 

WTOP

Keys knocks out No. 1 Swiatek at Western & Southern Open...

MASON, Ohio (AP) — American Madison Keys upset No. 1 Iga Swiatek 6-3, 6-4 on Thursday to reach the Western......

 2022-08-19 01:05 

Federal News Network

Watson suspension delays payoff on Browns' big gamble for QB...

The Cleveland Browns thought they had their franchise quarterback......

 2022-08-19 01:05 

Federal News Network

2022 Little League World Series Glance...

GREAT LAKES REGION, Hagerstown, Ind.; METRO REGION, Massapequa, N.Y.; MID-ATLANTIC REGION, Hollidaysburg, Pa.; MIDWEST REGION, Davenport, Iowa; MOUNTAIN REGION, Santa Clara, Utah; NEW ENGLAND REGION......

 2022-08-19 01:01 

NPR

At least 2 people are dead after planes collide in California, officials say...

Two planes collided in Northern California while trying to land at a local airport Thursday and at least two of the three occupants were killed, officials said....

 2022-08-19 01:00 

Washington Examiner

Crossword: Landslides...
 2022-08-19 00:48 

WTOP

Bennett, Hagestad reach quarterfinals of US Amateur...

PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) — Texas A&M senior Sam Bennett won two matches Thursday as the No. 3 amateur in the......

 2022-08-19 00:46 

Media Matters

Tucker Carlson instructs Republicans to run on replacement theory in the midterms...
 2022-08-19 00:45 

WTOP

Bed Bath & Beyond tumbles after influential investor exits...

NEW YORK (AP) — The newest meme stock on Wall Street, Bed Bath & Beyond, tumbled even further in after-hours......

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