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 2020-09-22 09:43 

The Christian Post

This week in Christian history: Orange Order formed, Charles Stanley born, Pope Clement VII dies...

Here are three things that happened this week, Sept. 20-26, in Church history. They include the birth of Charles Stanley, the death of a pope, and the creation of the Orange Order....

 2020-09-22 09:43 

The Christian Post

Deadly ricin mailed to Pres. Trump at White House, authorities in Texas...

Officials have detected ricin, a deadly poison found in castor beans, in an envelope that was sent, apparently from Canada, to President Donald Trump....

 2020-09-22 09:35 

WTTG

[ Washington, DC ]

Chilly start with plenty of sunshine Tuesday for first day of fall...

Grab a jacket if you're heading out early Tuesday morning! Temperatures are mostly in the chilly 40s and there may have been a touch of frost northwest of D.C. Perfect start to our first day of fall!...

 2020-09-22 09:31 

WTOP

Equinoccio de otoo 2020: no tan 'igual' como podras pensar...

(CNN) — Dos veces al ao, todo el mundo en la Tierra parece estar en pie de igualdad, al menos en......

 2020-09-22 09:31 

The Daily Caller

Raiders Safety Johnathan Abram Drills A TV Camera Cart...

He eventually got up...

 2020-09-22 09:29 

Washington Times

Report finds 'abundant' supply of illicit drugs in EU...

LISBON, Portugal (AP) - Illicit drugs are increasingly available in the European Union, where there is now "an abundant supply," the bloc's drug monitoring agency said in a report published Tuesday. The agency highlighted cocaine as a growing ...

 2020-09-22 09:29 

WTOP

Report finds 'abundant' supply of illicit drugs in EU...

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Illicit drugs are increasingly available in the European Union, where there is now "an abundant supply,"......

 2020-09-22 09:26 

WTOP

1 dead, 1 injured after Lorton shooting...

Fairfax County police said shots were fired around 9:30 p.m. Monday in the 9800 block of Hagel Circle, a residential area between Richmond Highway and Interstate 95....

 2020-09-22 09:26 

Washington Times

Europe ministers meet to avoid COVID-19 border cacophony...

BRUSSELS (AP) - European Union ministers on Tuesday discussed ways to better coordinate travel restrictions in the 27-nation bloc and guarantee the smooth circulation of people and goods as many EU nations see a resurgence of the coronavirus. European aff...

 2020-09-22 09:26 

WTOP

Europe ministers meet to avoid COVID-19 border cacophony...

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union ministers on Tuesday discussed ways to better coordinate travel restrictions in the 27-nation bloc and......

 2020-09-22 09:22 

WTOP

La tormenta tropical Beta toc tierra en Texas y amenaza con provocar marejada ciclnica y fuertes lluvias...

(CNN) — La tormenta tropical Beta toc tierra cerca del extremo sur de la pennsula de Matagorda alrededor de las......

 2020-09-22 09:22 

Barron's

Global Stocks Split as Concerns About Second Covid-19 Wave Mount...

Global stocks split on Tuesday, with Asian stocks feeling the downdraft from a rough Wall Street session, while European stocks bounced higher after their worst finish in three months....

 2020-09-22 09:17 

WTOP

El balance de las protestas en Colombia es de tranquilidad", dice ministro de Defensa...

(CNN) — Las autoridades de Colombia dijeron la noche de este lunes que el balance de las protestas es de......

 2020-09-22 09:16 

WTOP

Analysis: Explaining the EPL's record goal spree...

A stoppage-time goal by Gabriel Jesus did more than just clinch a significant win for Manchester City at Wolverhampton. It......

 2020-09-22 09:14 

US News & World Report

Australian Rescuers Save 25 of 270 Stranded Whales So Far...

Officials say around one third of an estimated 270 pilot whales that became stranded on Australia's island state of Tasmania have died, with rescuers managing to return 25 to the sea in an ongoing operation....

 2020-09-22 09:14 

WTOP

Australian rescuers save 25 of 270 stranded whales so far...

HOBART, Australia (AP) — Around one third of an estimated 270 pilot whales that became stranded on Australia's island state......

 2020-09-22 09:12 

VOA

Chinese City Scheduled for Limited Re-opening After COVID-19 Scare...

A Chinese city on the border with Myanmar last week began testing thousands of residents for the coronavirus after two Myanmar migrants tested positive. In Ruili, a Yunnan province transit point on the porous 2,200-kilometer border, officials issued a loc...

 2020-09-22 09:11 

WTOP

Virus scales down December Nobel peace prize award ceremony...

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — The award ceremony for the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize, traditionally held at the Oslo city hall......

 2020-09-22 09:11 

Washington Times

Virus scales down December Nobel peace prize award ceremony...

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - The award ceremony for the 2020 Nobel Peace Prize, traditionally held at the Oslo city hall on Dec. 10, will instead be held in scaled-down form at the city's university because of the coronavirus outbreak. "It is a stra...

 2020-09-22 09:09 

US News & World Report

Woman Dies After Snorkeling in Florida Keys...

Officials say a Florida woman died after snorkeling in the Keys over the weekend....

 2020-09-22 09:09 

Washington Times

Woman dies after snorkeling in Florida Keys...

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - A Florida woman died after snorkeling in the Keys over the weekend, officials said. Kim Ellen Schwinge, 63, of Port Orange, was on a snorkeling trip Sunday morning near Key West, according to a Monroe County Sheriff's Office news...

 2020-09-22 09:08 

US News & World Report

Russia Detains Siberian Sect Leader Over Allegations He Harmed Followers...

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian security forces detained a prominent mystic and other leaders of the "Church of the Last Testament" sect in a remote......

 2020-09-22 09:07 

US News & World Report

$1M Given to Eastern Kentucky University School of Business...

A Louisville couple have donated $1 million to the Eastern Kentucky University School of Business to support its Center for Professional Sales....

 2020-09-22 09:07 

Washington Times

$1M given to Eastern Kentucky University School of Business...

RICHMOND, Ky. (AP) - A Louisville couple have donated $1 million to the Eastern Kentucky University School of Business to support its Center for Professional Sales. The center now bears the name of Louis and Maribeth Berman. Their gift will be used for sp...

 2020-09-22 09:06 

US News & World Report

Loaded Guns Found in Carry-On Bags at Tennessee Airports...

The Transportation Security Administration says loaded guns were found at security checkpoints at every major Tennessee airport during a seven-day period....

 2020-09-22 09:06 

Washington Times

Loaded guns found in carry-on bags at Tennessee airports...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Loaded guns were found at security checkpoints at every major Tennessee airport during a seven-day period, officials said. From Sept. 13 through Sept, 20, eight guns were found in carry-on bags by agents at Nashville International Ai...

 2020-09-22 09:05 

US News & World Report

Supreme Court Nominee to Get Attention in NC Senate Debate...

The U.S. Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will likely get attention in the next debate between Republican Sen. Thom Tillis and Democrat Cal Cunningham....

 2020-09-22 09:05 

Washington Times

Supreme Court nominee to get attention in NC Senate debate...

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - The U.S. Supreme Court vacancy created by the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will likely get attention in Tuesday's debate between Republican Sen. Thom Tillis and Democrat Cal Cunningham. Cunningham and Tillis will hold thei...

 2020-09-22 09:03 

US News & World Report

Funding Awarded for 11 Projects in Western Kentucky...

Gov. Andy Beshear says Delta Regional Authority grants will fund 11 projects in western Kentucky....

 2020-09-22 09:03 

Washington Times

Funding awarded for 11 projects in western Kentucky...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) - Delta Regional Authority grants will fund 11 projects in western Kentucky, Gov. Andy Beshear said. Nearly $4.8 million will go toward projects that will update infrastructure, expand broadband and health care access, and improve oppo...

 2020-09-22 09:03 

NPR

CDC Criticized For Posting COVID-19 Guidance And Then Withdrawing It...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention published, then withdrew, guidance on aerosol spread of the coronavirus. NPR's Steve Inskeep talks to Dr. Ali Khan, an ex-CDC official, about the action....

 2020-09-22 09:03 

NPR

'Conditional Citizens' Examines What It Means To Be An American...

NPR's Noel King speaks with Laila Lalami about her book,...

 2020-09-22 09:03 

NPR

Temptations Singer Bruce Williamson Jr. Dies At 49...

The family of Bruce Williamson Jr., who was a former lead singer with the Temptations, died on Sept. 6 of complications from COVID-19....

 2020-09-22 09:03 

NPR

Examining The Ethics Involved When Distributing A COVID-19 Vaccine...

When a COVID-19 vaccine is approved, who gets first dibs? Bioethicists say the focus should be on saving the lives of people most at risk. Frontline health workers go first, but the rest is trickier....

 2020-09-22 09:03 

NPR

The United Nations Marks Its 75th Anniversary During The Pandemic...

The United Nations General Assembly begins its annual meeting on Tuesday. A record 173 heads of state or government will address the meeting between now and Saturday — most virtually....

 2020-09-22 09:03 

NPR

How A Perpetrator's Race And Age Factor Into Who Is Executed...

The federal death penalty process is considered the...

 2020-09-22 09:02 

WTOP

Poland seeks more flu vaccines amid shortage during pandemic...

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish government is trying to secure more flu vaccines from international producers amid a national......

 2020-09-22 09:02 

VOA

Critic of Chinese President Xi Jinping Sentenced to 18 Years on Corruption Charges...

A retired Chinese real estate tycoon who criticized President Xi Jinping over his handling of the COVID-19 pandemic has been sentenced to 18 years in prison on corruption charges. An announcement Tuesday by Beijing No.2 Intermediate Court said 69-year-old...

 2020-09-22 09:01 

WTOP

World shares mixed as Asia tracks Wall St, Europe rebounds...

European shares bounced back Tuesday, while Asian benchmarks extended their slide. Germany's DAX rose 1.1% to 12,679.53 and the CAC......

 2020-09-22 09:01 

NPR

Partisan Reaction To Loss Of Ginsburg Shows How Much Else Has Been Lost...

While that rancor facing our democracy did not begin with Ruth Bader Ginsburg's death — or even with the Trump presidency — having these events coincide has deepened the shadows on the road ahead....

 2020-09-22 09:00 

Washington Free Beacon

The Democrats' Temper Tantrum Through the Institutions...

Democrats, their media friends want us to know, are furious. If Republicans exercise their constitutional prerogative and fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat on the Supreme Court, the Democrats are prepared to burn it all down....

 2020-09-22 09:00 

US News & World Report

Germany Pushes for EU Solidarity on Migration - Again...

By Thomas Escritt and Gabriela BaczynskaBERLIN/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - German's Angela Merkel embarks this week on her third bold attempt to reshape......

 2020-09-22 09:00 

US News & World Report

Factbox: EU Divisions Over Migration to Resurface Under New Plan...

By Gabriela BaczynskaBRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Union's executive will make new proposals on Wednesday on collectively managing immigration,......

 2020-09-22 09:00 

Washington Post

D.C.-area forecast: Perfectly pleasant weather with gradual warming trend...

Cool mornings and warm afternoons make for a near-perfect autumn weather pattern....

 2020-09-22 09:00 

Washington Post

A Texas sheriff is charged with sexually abusing his colleagues. It's not his first complaint....

On Monday, the Texas Rangers arrested Falls County Sheriff Ricky Scaman on sexual assault and other charges after two other government employees said he groped them and verbally harassed them...

 2020-09-22 09:00 

Roll Call

Supreme Court expected to forge ahead with eight justices after Ginsburg's death...

A shorthanded Supreme Court can move forward as usual with the slate of oral arguments already set for the first few months of its new term that starts in October, but having only eight members changes how they might be decided. Among the potentially affe...

 2020-09-22 09:00 

The Atlantic

Is This How Biden Blows It?...

Trump says he isn't preparing. Biden's aides see debates as boxes to check. But many Democrats remain nervous....

 2020-09-22 09:00 

WTOP

D.C.-area businesses put plans into action on racial equity, justice initiatives...

Increased attention to racial injustice brought on by the killing of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery and many others......

 2020-09-22 09:00 

NPR

Oddisee: Tiny Desk (Home) Concert...

The rapper convened a live band for his five-song Tiny Desk quarantine concert....

 2020-09-22 09:00 

McClatchy DC

White House targets historically Black colleges for rapid Covid-19 tests...

The Trump administration is sending rapid covid-19 tests to historically Black colleges and universities to prevent outbreaks on campuses that mainly have African American students and teachers....

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