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 2022-05-21 18:50 

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'Stocky' Edwards, Canadian flying ace in World War II, dies at 100...

He was heralded his nation's "top gun" over the North African desert in 1942 and 1943....

 2022-05-21 18:13 

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House Democrats scramble after redistricting lessens competitive edge...

Democrats became newly worried this month as favorable redistricting maps in Florida and New York were struck down and replaced with district lines that will likely make it even more difficult to keep their already slim majority in the House....

 2022-05-21 17:49 

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Lincoln Memorial closed briefly after messy grad party litters steps...

Saturday morning clean-up of broken bottles and spilled wine came on the eve of a celebration for the memorial's 100th anniversary....

 2022-05-21 17:42 

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South Korean president uneasy when pressed on gender inequality...

The leader of South Korea was asked by a Washington Post reporter about what role he and his administration South Korea should play in helping the advancement of women and improving gender equality....

 2022-05-21 17:08 

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Metro's recurring problems raise questions about oversight, management...

Metro was struggling alongside other transit agencies last fall, each subsisting on federal dollars during a pandemic that siphoned off passengers and fare revenue. As others rebound, Metro finds itself in a hole that has only deepened....

 2022-05-21 16:00 

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Meet the Walmart worker whose closing-time songs are hitting a chord...

Keli Kirby didn't have a TikTok account a few months ago. Now, videos on that platform of her singing to shoppers have drawn millions of views....

 2022-05-21 15:29 

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Russia bans 963 Americans, including Biden and Harris — but not Trump...

The Russian Foreign Ministry's publication of a list of banned Americans is a largely symbolic move in response to U.S. support for Ukraine and historic sanctions on Russia....

 2022-05-21 14:13 

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Two found dead after vehicle hit pole in Prince George's early Saturday...

Police are still working to determine the cause of the crash....

 2022-05-21 14:00 

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Make burger night better with recipes for patties, sauces and more...

From buns to toppings and everything in between, these burger recipes will satisfy meat eaters and plant-based diners alike....

 2022-05-21 14:00 

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Poll: Black Americans fear more racist attacks after Buffalo shooting...

Two years after George Floyd's murder, nearly 8 in 10 Black Americans say there has been little or no improvement in how police treat Black people, according to a Washington Post-Ipsos poll....

 2022-05-21 13:53 

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In pictures: How the Mariupol siege unfolded...

Here's how Russia's deadly siege of Ukraine's Mariupol took place, leaving much of the southeastern city in ruins....

 2022-05-21 13:19 

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National school board group says it wrongly took sides in political debate...

An independent report commissioned by the National School Boards Association details communications with the Biden administration ahead of a controversial call for the federal response to help stop violence at school board meetings....

 2022-05-21 13:00 

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Inside queer proms, where LGBTQ adults get a high school re-do...

Many say these events offer them a safe and inclusive space to be themselves....

 2022-05-21 12:00 

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New novels take old favorites for a spin...
 2022-05-21 12:00 

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GOP picking nominees in three Va. districts; Good seeks nod for 2nd term...

Rep. Bob Good faces Charlottesville GOP Chairman Dan Moy in a party convention. Eleven Republicans are on the ballot in Virginia's 10th....

 2022-05-21 11:00 

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A NHTSA official spent years trying to cut road deaths. They jumped last year....

Days after new NHTSA figures showed road fatalities hitting a 16-year high, Jeffrey Michael pointed to the nation's failure and potential fixes....

 2022-05-21 11:00 

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Kim Stanley Robinson's love letter to the wilderness...

The acclaimed science-fiction writer turns his hand to nature writing in a book that's part hiking journal, part history lesson...

 2022-05-21 10:30 

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The top 10 GOP presidential candidates for 2024, ranked...

Pence edges up the list as he places a big Georgia bet against Trump — one that seems likely to pay off....

 2022-05-21 10:00 

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Voting is surging in Georgia despite controversial new election law...

Tuesday's primary is the first big test of new election legislation, which was opposed by voting rights groups and Democrats....

 2022-05-21 10:00 

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The 'margarita diplomacy' of Jos Andrs...

The National Geographic film focuses on Andrs's emergency food relief organization and his canny understanding of the power levers in Washington....

 2022-05-21 10:00 

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The Black feminist activist who could be Colombia's vice president...

Francia Mrquez, a political newcomer, is forcing Colombia to confront its racist, classist and sexist past and present....

 2022-05-21 10:00 

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Russia tries to rebound in Ukraine as prospects for victory fade...

After the deaths of thousands of Russian soldiers and an avalanche of failures since the invasion of Ukraine began, President Vladimir Putin has narrowed his objectives in a campaign increasingly viewed as unsustainable, unrealistic — and likely unw...

 2022-05-21 09:00 

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D.C.-area forecast: Flirting with record highs today as heat intensifies...

Washington needs to get to 95 to tie a record from 1934. We should be in that neighborhood....

 2022-05-21 08:38 

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Biden's charm offensive seeks to strengthen ties with South Korea, Indo-Pacific region...

Biden began engaging personally with Korea's president on the 10th day of his tenure, part of an effort to exert more influence in the region....

 2022-05-21 06:00 

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Dodging shells, mines and spies: On the front with Ukraine's snipers...

A visit to the town of Maryinka brings a rare closeup look at the nature of the war in eastern Ukraine, described by Ukraine's president as "hell."...

 2022-05-21 05:06 

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Russia-Ukraine war live updates: Moscow claims control of Azovstal plant; Kremlin stops shipping gas to Finland...

Moscow suspended natural gas deliveries days after Helsinki formally applied to join NATO....

 2022-05-21 05:00 

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What to watch this weekend: The season finale of 'Saturday Night Live'...

Saturday, May 21 & Sunday, May 22, 2022 I "The Simpsons" concludes its 33rd season Sunday on Fox....

 2022-05-21 04:00 

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Carolyn Hax: Friend's young adult kids are always tagging along...

One friend seeks a diplomatic way to approach another whose kids...

 2022-05-21 04:00 

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Ask Amy: I'm not in love with my partner but don't want to break his heart...

Reader is in a 20-year relationship with a man but has always been attracted to women and wants to explore that....

 2022-05-21 04:00 

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Miss Manners: I didn't wait for everyone to be served before eating...

Reader didn't think they had to wait for everyone to have an appetizer before they started eating....

 2022-05-21 01:33 

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Va. Gov. Youngkin restores voting rights to thousands of ex-felons...

Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin, a Republican who has typically projected a tough-on-crime image, has restored civil rights to thousands of ex-felons....

 2022-05-21 00:55 

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Friday apparently fell short of 90s, but was year's hottest day...

At 89, Friday was year's warmest by three degrees....

 2022-05-21 00:09 

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Ron Rice, 'Suntan King' who founded Hawaiian Tropic, dies at 81...

The former "mountain boy" from North Carolina built an empire of sun-care products, promoting his lotions and oils through star-studded beauty pageants....

 2022-05-21 00:05 

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Tornado in Gaylord, Mich., causes widespread damage and injuries...

A tornado touched down in Michigan....

 2022-05-20 23:18 

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De Blasio announces bid for Congress...

A roundup of news from across the nation....

 2022-05-20 22:58 

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Va. Republicans seek to limit sale of 2 books in Barnes & Noble for 'obscenity'...

The requested restraining orders would also prohibit distribution of the two books by Virginia Beach City Public Schools....

 2022-05-20 22:20 

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How much do you know about different types of governments around the world?...
 2022-05-20 22:18 

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Election Day in Australia: A choice between 'builder' and 'bulldozer'...

Australians, normally among the most optimistic people on the planet, have grown increasingly dissatisfied with their lives and concerned about their future....

 2022-05-20 22:09 

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Man fatally shot near sports arena in Southeast Washington...

D.C. police are also investigating a separate, fatal shooting in Anacostia....

 2022-05-20 22:04 

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Tops worker says shooting suspect asked why she worked in Black area...

"He told me I didn't belong there," Rose Wysocki, who is White, told The Washington Post. "He said that I belonged in the suburbs," before asking why she worked at an "all-Black" store....

 2022-05-20 22:00 

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Florida jury awards $77.5 million to veteran in 3M earplug case...

A roundup of business news from around the world....

 2022-05-20 21:46 

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Virginia Democrats press Youngkin to reverse stricter telework policy...

Democrats say Youngkin's policy requiring state employees to start in-person work full-time by July 5 will send many to the private sector....

 2022-05-20 21:33 

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Pennsylvania GOP Senate race is likely headed to a recount...

The Associated Press said the race was too close to call....

 2022-05-20 21:32 

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Stocks continue spiral amid concerns of slowing economy...

Retail sales were up, even with prices soaring....

 2022-05-20 21:30 

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Democrats have a few more weeks to enact their agenda...

Summer and election season tend to be unproductive....

 2022-05-20 21:24 

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Roger Angell, editor, baseball writer at the New Yorker, dies at 101...

As fiction editor, he helped mold the stories of generations of writers. As a sportswriter, he was enshrined in the writers' wing of the National Baseball Hall of Fame....

 2022-05-20 21:20 

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San Francisco archbishop: Pelosi to be denied Communion because she supports abortion rights...

The edict from Salvatore J. Cordileone, the Catholic Church archbishop in San Francisco, represents an extraordinary rebuke of Pelosi's Roman Catholic faith....

 2022-05-20 21:14 

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What rights do prisoners of war have under international law?...

The Geneva Conventions lay out rules for the treatment of captured fighters. Here's what to know....

 2022-05-20 21:05 

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A sheriff's deputy used a Taser at a gas station and set a man on fire...

Osceola County Sheriff's Deputy David Crawford faces a misdemeanor charge of culpable negligence after using a Taser on 26-year-old Jean Barreto at a Wawa gas station. It resulted in an explosion that Barreto's attorneys say gave him third-degree ...

 2022-05-20 20:45 

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PM Update: Heat turns it up a notch for the weekend...

Temperatures underperformed a bit today thanks to clouds. Don't expect that Saturday....

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