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 2018-11-16 06:49 

Washington Post

North Korea says it will deport an American citizen it recently detained for illegal entry...

North Korea says it will deport an American citizen it recently detained for illegal entry...

 2018-11-16 06:39 

Washington Post

Major hotels in China inspected after room cleaning expose...

The Chinese tourism ministry has asked Beijing, Shanghai and 3 provinces to investigate room cleaning at 14 major hotels after video showed questionable practices...

 2018-11-16 06:38 

VOA

Pence Announces 'US-ASEAN Smart Cities Partnership'...

At a summit with Southeast Asian countries in Singapore, Vice President Mike Pence announced a new "U.S.-ASEAN Smart Cities Partnership" that he says will spur renewed American investment in the region's digital infrastructure. VOA White House...

 2018-11-16 06:36 

Washington Times

Major hotels in China inspected after room cleaning expose...

BEIJING (AP) - The Chinese tourism ministry has asked authorities in Beijing, Shanghai and three provinces to investigate room cleaning at 14 major hotels after hidden camera video showed workers using used towels to clean cups and glasses and other quest...

 2018-11-16 06:29 

Washington Post

With new Egypt capital being built, what becomes of Cairo?...

With new Egyptian capital being built, what will become of Cairo, city of 20 million that combines charm, squalor?...

 2018-11-16 06:26 

WUSA9.com

Did DC’s giant panda Bei Bei need to prepare for the snow? Nope....

In truth, the giant pandas like Bei Bei are perhaps the most prepared residents of Washington when it comes to winter weather....

 2018-11-16 06:24 

Washington Post

With new Egypt capital being built, what becomes of Cairo?...

With new Egyptian capital being built, what will become of Cairo, city of 20 million that combines charm, squalor?...

 2018-11-16 06:23 

Federal News Network

Williams helps Clippers edge Spurs for 3rd straight victory...

Lou Williams hit a go-ahead 3-pointer with 40 seconds remaining and the Los Angeles Clippers defeated the San Antonio Spurs 116-111 for their first three-game winning streak of the season...

 2018-11-16 06:20 

Washington Times

With new Egypt capital being built, what becomes of Cairo?...

CAIRO (AP) - Billboards across Cairo advertise luxury homes with "breathtaking4; views in compounds with names like "La Verde" or "Vinci" in Egypt's new capital that is under construction in the desert, miles from the Nile-side ...

 2018-11-16 06:18 

VOA

Last Khmer Rouge Leaders Found Guilty of Genocide...

The last surviving leaders of the Khmer Rouge that brutally ruled Cambodia in the 1970s were convicted of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes Friday by an international tribunal.Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan were sentenced to life in prison, th...

 2018-11-16 06:18 

Washington Post

Beloved toy store FAO Schwarz makes its comeback...

FAO Schwarz reopens 3 years after Fifth Avenue flagship store closed amid financial problems...

 2018-11-16 06:18 

Washington Post

Trump to award Presidential Medal of Freedom to donor's wife...

President Donald Trump has chosen Miriam Adelson, the wife of powerful Republican donor Sheldon Adelson, to receive a Presidential Medal of Freedom...

 2018-11-16 06:16 

US News & World Report

Remembering the Sweet Life of a Town Wiped Out by Wildfire...

Paradise, California, reduced to ash in deadly wildfire, was everything its name implies: charming, friendly and historic....

 2018-11-16 06:15 

US News & World Report

Fire Death Toll Hits 63; Sheriff Says Hundreds Still Missing...

At least 63 are now dead from a Northern California wildfire, and officials say they have a missing persons list with 631 names on it in an ever-evolving accounting of the missing....

 2018-11-16 06:14 

US News & World Report

Beloved Toy Store FAO Schwarz Makes Its Comeback...

FAO Schwarz reopens 3 years after Fifth Avenue flagship store closed amid financial problems....

 2018-11-16 06:13 

Federal News Network

Maple Leafs-Sharks Sum...

Toronto 2 2 1—5 San Jose 3 0 0—3 First Period_1, Toronto, Tavares 12 (Marner, Rielly), 2:10. 2, San Jose, Labanc 3 (E.Karlsson, Ryan), 5:28. 3, Toronto, Kapanen 7 (Dermott, Marleau), 11:47. 4, San Jose,......

 2018-11-16 06:13 

Federal News Network

Maple Leafs-Sharks Sums...

Toronto 2 2 1—5 San Jose 3 0 0—3 First Period_1, Toronto, Tavares 12 (Marner, Rielly), 2:10. 2, San Jose, Labanc 3 (E.Karlsson, Ryan), 5:28. 3, Toronto, Kapanen 7 (Dermott, Marleau), 11:47. 4, San Jose,......

 2018-11-16 06:12 

US News & World Report

Trump to Award Presidential Medal of Freedom to Donor's Wife...

President Donald Trump has chosen Miriam Adelson, the wife of powerful Republican donor Sheldon Adelson, to receive a Presidential Medal of Freedom....

 2018-11-16 06:12 

Washington Times

Trump to award Presidential Medal of Freedom to donor's wife...

WASHINGTON (AP) - Miriam Adelson is a doctor, philanthropist and humanitarian, but is perhaps best known as the wife of Sheldon Adelson, a Las Vegas casino magnate considered one of the nation's most powerful Republican donors. She gets to add a new t...

 2018-11-16 06:12 

Federal News Network

Trump to award Presidential Medal of Freedom to donor's wife...

President Donald Trump has chosen Miriam Adelson, the wife of powerful Republican donor Sheldon Adelson, to receive a Presidential Medal of Freedom...

 2018-11-16 06:11 

Federal News Network

After huge 1st half, Packers go silent in loss to Seahawks...

Aaron Rodgers did what he liked for the first 30 minutes...

 2018-11-16 06:10 

WTOP

Presto's college football picks: The great divide...

Maryland resides in the tough division of the Big Ten, but at the end of the day, the Terps need to beat the teams in front of them. They'll get another shot at their first conference win over Ohio State Saturday....

 2018-11-16 06:07 

Federal News Network

UIC outlasts William & Mary 100-95 in OT...

Tarkus Ferguson scored 25, Godwin Boahen added 24 points and UIC beat William & Mary 100-95 in overtime...

 2018-11-16 06:07 

US News & World Report

California GOP Ponders Way Forward After Stunning Losses...

A string of stunning losses has set off a fresh round of Republican soul-searching in California, where the party has been drifting toward irrelevance for years....

 2018-11-16 06:05 

WTOP

Son of Iranian-American detainee asks Tehran 'to show mercy'...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The health of an Iranian-American dual national held in Tehran is rapidly deteriorating, his family and attorney warned Thursday as they appealed to Iranian authorities to allow him to leave for medical......

 2018-11-16 06:05 

Federal News Network

Son of Iranian-American detainee asks Tehran 'to show mercy'...

The family and attorney of an Iranian-American dual national held in Tehran say his health is rapidly deteriorating and are appealing to the Iranian authorities to allow him to leave for medical treatment...

 2018-11-16 06:04 

Washington Times

Beloved toy store FAO Schwarz makes its comeback...

NEW YORK (AP) - Three years after it closed its beloved toy store on Fifth Avenue, FAO Schwarz is making a return to New York. A new FAO opens Friday in Manhattan's Rockefeller Center, about 10 blocks from its former home near Central Park. For more t...

 2018-11-16 06:04 

WTOP

Beloved toy store FAO Schwarz makes its comeback...

NEW YORK (AP) — Three years after it closed its beloved toy store on Fifth Avenue, FAO Schwarz is making a return to New York. A new FAO opens Friday in Manhattan's Rockefeller Center, about......

 2018-11-16 06:03 

WTOP

Remembering the sweet life of a town wiped out by wildfire...

PARADISE, Calif. (AP) — There's a sweet legend about this town: On a blazing summer day in the 1850s, a lumber mill crew with wagon and ox took a break under a grove of tall......

 2018-11-16 06:03 

US News & World Report

67 Inmates Seek Kansas Prison Release Over Secret Recordings...

The federal public defender's office said Thursday it has asked for 67 inmates to be released from federal prison far and plans to also seek freedom for more than 150 others....

 2018-11-16 06:03 

Washington Times

67 inmates seek Kansas prison release over secret recordings...

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) - The federal public defender's office said Thursday it has asked for the release of 67 inmates from a Kansas federal prison and plans to seek freedom for more than 150 others because authorities secretly recorded conversations ...

 2018-11-16 06:02 

Washington Post

California GOP ponders way forward after stunning losses...

A string of stunning losses has set off a fresh round of Republican soul-searching in California, where the party has been drifting toward irrelevance for years...

 2018-11-16 06:01 

Washington Times

Lawrence doctor shifts away from insurance, back to patients...

LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) - Imagine that you go get a haircut, with the agreement that the stylist will bill you for it. You walk out of the salon, turning heads on your merry way. But when you get the bill a week later, it's double or triple what you expec...

 2018-11-16 06:01 

Washington Times

Fort Leonard Wood leader encourages more women in military...

FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (AP) - The hallway leading to the commander's office is adorned with 40 framed pictures, arranged like a long arrow pointing forward, of the men in uniform who have led this sprawling post in the Ozarks. Bucking the trend, the l...

 2018-11-16 06:01 

Washington Times

St. Joseph patients get treated quickly with telemedicine...

ST. JOSEPH, Mo. (AP) - Dr. Jana Hill says she's able to see more patients through telemedicine than traditional in-person appointment. When you're sick, getting to the doctor is often the best and fastest way to start feeling better. While doctors...

 2018-11-16 06:00 

Federal News Network

Hernangomez scores 25 to lead Nuggets past Hawks, 138-93...

Juancho Hernangomez scored a season-high 25 points to lead seven Nuggets in double figures and Denver set the tone for a runaway victory with a big first quarter Thursday night, beating the Atlanta Hawks 138-93...

 2018-11-16 06:00 

Washington Post

What's happening on TV tonight: 'Bisexual' premieres on Hulu, etc....

Thursday, Nov. 16, 2018 | New episodes of "The Romanoffs."...

 2018-11-16 05:59 

Washington Post

After flopping in Europe, can the White House succeed in Asia?...

Vice President Pence might calm things down on his Asia trip, but Trump's absence could backfire....

 2018-11-16 05:59 

Federal News Network

DePaul outlasts Penn State 72-20 in overtime...

As a senior on a team looking to end a string of losing seasons, Max Strus believes there's no such thing as an ugly win...

 2018-11-16 05:59 

Washington Post

List of winners of 19th annual Latin Grammy Awards...

List of winners of 19th annual Latin Grammy Awards...

 2018-11-16 05:58 

WTOP

California GOP ponders way forward after stunning losses...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — In a speech to fellow Republicans in May, U.S. Rep. Mimi Walters issued an ominous warning about the coming election — California Democrats, she said, were "coming for all of us."......

 2018-11-16 05:58 

US News & World Report

Officials: City Damaged by Tornado Won't Get Federal Funds...

Officials say a Mississippi city recently hit by a tornado won't get state or federal funding to help repair related damages....

 2018-11-16 05:58 

Washington Times

Officials: City damaged by tornado won't get federal funds...

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) - Officials say a Mississippi city recently hit by a tornado won't get state or federal funding to help repair related damages. WTVA-TV reports Tupelo leaders announced Thursday that victims of the tornado, rated EF-2 on the enhance...

 2018-11-16 05:56 

US News & World Report

List of Winners of 19th Annual Latin Grammy Awards...

List of winners of 19th annual Latin Grammy Awards....

 2018-11-16 05:56 

Washington Times

List of winners of 19th annual Latin Grammy Awards...

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Some of the winners of the 19th annual Latin Grammy Awards, presented Thursday in Las Vegas: - Album of the year: "Mxico por siempre!" Luis Miguel - Song of the year (songwriter's award): "Telefonia," Jorge Drexler - R...

 2018-11-16 05:56 

WTOP

List of winners of 19th annual Latin Grammy Awards...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Some of the winners of the 19th annual Latin Grammy Awards, presented Thursday in Las Vegas: — Album of the year: "Mxico por siempre!" Luis Miguel — Song of the year......

 2018-11-16 05:54 

US News & World Report

AP Source: Whitaker Told Graham That Mueller Probe to Go On...

AP source: Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker has told Sen. Lindsey Graham that Mueller investigation will proceed....

 2018-11-16 05:54 

Federal News Network

AP source: Whitaker told Graham that Mueller probe to go on...

AP source: Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker has told Sen. Lindsey Graham that Mueller investigation will proceed...

 2018-11-16 05:54 

WTOP

AP source: Whitaker told Graham that Mueller probe to go on...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Acting Attorney General Matthew Whitaker has told Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham in a meeting that special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation will proceed, according to a person familiar with the meeting. The meeting......

 2018-11-16 05:54 

Washington Post

Judge to announce ruling in CNN reporter's credential case...

A judge is expected to announce whether he will order the Trump administration to return the White House press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta...

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