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 2021-01-16 14:02 

WUSA9.com

José Andrés delivers meals to National Guard troops protecting DC...

The local hero is back supporting the District, one meal at a time....

 2021-01-16 13:52 

The Daily Caller

REPORT: Josh Gordon Suspended Indefinitely...

Will he ever play again?...

 2021-01-16 13:39 

VOA

Uganda's Museveni Declared Winner of Presidential Election...

Uganda's election commission Saturday declared incumbent Yoweri Museveni the winner of the presidential election, extending his 35-year rule as his main rival alleged fraud and urged citizens to reject the result.Museveni won 5.85 million votes, or 58...

 2021-01-16 13:37 

VOA

Elvis Presley's Graceland Starting Live Virtual Tours...

Elvis Presley's Graceland is now offering live online tours for fans around the world, including those who can't travel to the Tennessee tourist attraction during the coronavirus pandemic.Graceland said the two-hour guided tours will take virtual ...

 2021-01-16 13:35 

The Daily Caller

HIGHLIGHTS: Wisconsin Beats Rutgers 60-54...

It was a great game...

 2021-01-16 13:32 

The Hill

Federal government carries out 13th and final execution under Trump...

The government early Saturday carried out the 13th and final execution of a federal inmate under the Trump administration....

 2021-01-16 13:32 

WTOP

After Trump, Biden aims to reshape the presidency itself...

WASHINGTON (AP) — When Joe Biden takes the oath of office Wednesday outside a wounded U.S. Capitol, he will begin......

 2021-01-16 13:32 

WTOP

Light rain, snow showers expected Saturday afternoon, evening for DC area...

Following some morning sunshine, clouds will begin pushing through the D.C. area, according to Storm Team4 meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts....

 2021-01-16 13:30 

Reason.com

Fort Worth Regulators Target Community Fridges Providing Free Food for People in Need...

Using obscure laws to prevent people from helping each other is obscene....

 2021-01-16 13:23 

Washington Post

Head of Germany's biggest state takes helm of Angela Merkel's party — and shot to succeed her as chancellor...

The vote puts Armin Laschet in pole position ahead of September elections as Merkel steps away from power....

 2021-01-16 13:23 

VOA

Interference Forces BBC to Stop Airing Show on Pakistani TV...

Britain's BBC's Urdu Service Friday ended its contract for its half-hour, five-day-a-week television news show on a Pakistan's AAJ News channel, due to what the BBC said was continued interference in its programs. "We have experienced inte...

 2021-01-16 13:17 

WUSA9.com

DC Nation Guard sergeant still finds time to teach virtual band classes...

Dr. Jake Kohut is a music teacher at Canterbury Woods Elementary in Annandale, Virginia....

 2021-01-16 13:16 

WTOP

Senate overrides 16 Hogan vetoes from last year...

The Maryland Senate moved quickly Friday to override 16 of the vetoes that Gov. Lawrence J. Hogan Jr. (R) handed down following the 2020 General Assembly session....

 2021-01-16 13:14 

Washington Post

Live updates: State capitols brace for right-wing violence; D.C. locks down ahead of inauguration...

The Proud Boys are encouraging their members to stay home, but other heavily armed and politically motivated extremists could gather in state capitals, leading to violent clashes....

 2021-01-16 13:13 

The Hill

Michael Cohen interviewed by prosecutors about Trump's finances...

New York prosecutors on Thursday reportedly interviewed President Trump's former personal attorney Michael Cohen for hours regarding the president's finances....

 2021-01-16 13:10 

Washington Times

Wild sheep transplanted to new home in Little Belt Mountains...

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - After scattering like wildfire in a gust of wind, 49 bighorn sheep have settled in to their new home in the Little Belt Mountains. "One ewe went 24 miles north on the day of the release, turned around and came back," said Ja...

 2021-01-16 13:08 

Washington Times

Sidelining experts, Brazil bungled its immunization plans...

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - Like many Brazilian public health experts, Dr. Regina Flauzino spent most of 2020 watching with horror as COVID-19 devastated Brazil. When the opportunity to join the government's vaccination effort came, she was thrilled: She wo...

 2021-01-16 13:08 

Federal News Network

Sidelining experts, Brazil bungled its immunization plans...

Brazil hasn't approved a single vaccine yet, and independent health experts who participated in its immunization program say the plan is still incomplete......

 2021-01-16 13:08 

WTOP

Sidelining experts, Brazil bungled its immunization plans...

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Like many Brazilian public health experts, Dr. Regina Flauzino spent most of 2020 watching with......

 2021-01-16 13:06 

Federal News Network

Biden fills out State Department team with Obama veterans...

President-elect Joe Biden is filling out his State Department team with a group of former career diplomats and veterans of the Obama administration......

 2021-01-16 13:06 

WTOP

Biden fills out State Department team with Obama veterans...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden is filling out his State Department team with a group of former career diplomats......

 2021-01-16 13:05 

WTOP

State election officials recommend more drop-off boxes for ballots in 2022...

As lawmakers float ambitious election reforms including permanently expanding mail-in voting, Maryland State Board of Election officials said they want to increase the number of ballot drop-off boxes in future elections....

 2021-01-16 13:00 

Washington Post

Va. attorney general launches Conviction Integrity Unit to identify wrongful convictions...

Nearly 80 prosecutors and attorneys general have launched such units, leading to more than 460 exonerations of wrongly convicted defendants....

 2021-01-16 13:00 

The Hill

Will this year smoke out cigarette tax hikes?...

Smugglers are the ones who profit from states' cigarette prohibitions and high excise tax rates....

 2021-01-16 13:00 

Washington Times

Legally blind twins' perseverance recognized at Weber State...

OGDEN, Utah (AP) - Antonio and Armand Berry are bonded by more than having grown together in the womb. The brothers, both students at Weber State University, are high achievers academically and involved as volunteers in the community, the Standard-Examine...

 2021-01-16 13:00 

Barron's

Concierge Medicine Has Boomed During Covid. Here's How to Tell if It's Right for You....

With rising demand and interest in concierge medicine, Barron's Retirement spoke with a number of practitioners and experts to get a better understanding of the offerings and considerations....

 2021-01-16 13:00 

Washington Post

Giant panda cub makes his live-stream debut at the National Zoo...

Zookeepers to introduce 5-month-old Xiao Qi Ji to audience in free virtual event....

 2021-01-16 12:57 

Federal News Network

Feller wins men's World Cup slalom, takes standings lead...

Clement Nol led the first run of a rare men's World Cup slalom held in Flachau......

 2021-01-16 12:45 

Federal News Network

Thirimanne helps Sri Lanka cut England's lead to 130...

Captain Joe Root's fourth double test century gave England a lead of 286 runs against Sri Lanka in the first test......

 2021-01-16 12:45 

WTOP

Thirimanne helps Sri Lanka cut England's lead to 130...

GALLE, Sri Lanka (AP) — Lahiru Thirimanne led Sri Lanka's gallant fightback to cut England's lead to 130 after captain......

 2021-01-16 12:44 

Washington Times

Uganda says president wins 6th term as vote-rigging alleged...

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Uganda's electoral commission says longtime President Yoweri Museveni has won a sixth term while top opposition challenger Bobi Wine alleges rigging and officials struggle to explain how polling results were compiled amid an int...

 2021-01-16 12:43 

Federal News Network

Uganda says president wins 6th term as vote-rigging alleged...

Uganda's electoral commission says longtime President Yoweri Museveni has won a sixth term while top opposition challenger Bobi Wine alleges rigging and officials struggle to explain how polling......

 2021-01-16 12:43 

WTOP

Uganda says president wins 6th term as vote-rigging alleged...

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda's electoral commission says longtime President Yoweri Museveni has won a sixth term while top opposition......

 2021-01-16 12:42 

Washington Times

Sudan imposes curfew in West Darfur amid deadly clashes...

CAIRO (AP) - Sudanese authorities on Saturday imposed a round-the-clock curfew in the entire West Darfur province after tribal clashes between Arabs and non-Arabs killed at least six people and wounded at least 28 others. Gov. Mohammed Abdalla al-Douma sa...

 2021-01-16 12:42 

Federal News Network

Sudan imposes curfew in West Darfur amid deadly clashes...

Sudanese authorities have imposed a round-the-clock curfew across the entire West Darfur province......

 2021-01-16 12:42 

WTOP

Sudan imposes curfew in West Darfur amid deadly clashes...

CAIRO (AP) — Sudanese authorities on Saturday imposed a round-the-clock curfew in the entire West Darfur province after tribal clashes......

 2021-01-16 12:37 

Washington Times

Uganda says President Yoweri Museveni wins a 6th term, as top opposition challenger Bobi Wine allege...

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) - Uganda says President Yoweri Museveni wins a 6th term, as top opposition challenger Bobi Wine alleges rigging....

 2021-01-16 12:37 

WTOP

Uganda says President Yoweri Museveni wins a 6th term, as top opposition challenger Bobi Wine alleges rigging...

KAMPALA, Uganda (AP) — Uganda says President Yoweri Museveni wins a 6th term, as top opposition challenger Bobi Wine alleges......

 2021-01-16 12:33 

Federal News Network

Australian Open arrivals hit by 3 COVID-19 positive tests...

A group of elite tennis players are set to be confined to their hotel rooms for the next 14 days without the ability to practice after local health authorities said there were two positive coronavirus......

 2021-01-16 12:33 

WTOP

Australian Open arrivals hit by 3 COVID-19 positive tests...

Three coronavirus cases have been detected among charter flights carrying tennis players, coaches and officials to Melbourne ahead of the......

 2021-01-16 12:32 

Federal News Network

European powers press Iran to back off latest nuclear move...

Germany, France and Britain are pressing Iran to back off the latest planned violation of its 2015 nuclear deal with world powers......

 2021-01-16 12:32 

WTOP

European powers press Iran to back off latest nuclear move...

BERLIN (AP) — Germany, France and Britain pressed Iran on Saturday to back off the latest planned violation of its......

 2021-01-16 12:30 

Barron's

Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Brings Back Its Dividend...

Some other companies said they would keep their payouts at current levels, including Starbucks, Target, and Procter & Gamble....

 2021-01-16 12:30 

WTOP

Facebook blocks new events near White House and Capitol...

Just days before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration, Facebook announced on Friday that it is no longer allowing people to create new events near the White House, U.S. Capitol or any state capitol buildings until after Inauguration Day....

 2021-01-16 12:26 

Washington Times

5 dead of suspected gas leak in Italian nursing home...

MILAN (AP) - Five elderly residents of a nursing home near Rome have died of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning and another five residents and two workers have been hospitalized in serious condition, Italian media reported Saturday. Firefighters confirme...

 2021-01-16 12:26 

WTOP

5 dead of suspected gas leak in Italian nursing home...

MILAN (AP) — Five elderly residents of a nursing home near Rome have died of suspected carbon monoxide poisoning and......

 2021-01-16 12:23 

The Atlantic

The People Profiting Off the Pandemic in India...

Employment fraud in the country is neither new nor small, but its prospects have never looked brighter....

 2021-01-16 12:04 

RealClearPolitics

How Art Offers Refuge From -- and a Reframing of -- Unrest...

My father was a psychiatrist. Some also used to refer to him as a "Renaissance man" since he taught philosophy and was a trained pianist. He was also a wonderful family man. Today he has advanced Alzheimer's, so he hasn't experienced the l...

 2021-01-16 12:04 

RealClearPolitics

Conservatives Should Learn From the Left...

As the political right struggles to regroup after the horrible events at the U.S. Capitol, it should learn from the masters. The left has a consistent pattern when responding to terrible behavior by activists associated with their cause - from the widespr...

 2021-01-16 12:03 

RealClearPolitics

Build Back Better Can Be Biden's American-Made Legacy...

The New Deal. The Interstate Highway System. The Great Society. When our nation's leaders aim high the names of their accomplishments are enduring, etched in our history books. We continue to enjoy the astounding benefits of many of these federal prog...

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