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 2022-08-19 08:52 

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A family won luggage at an auction. Two children's bodies were inside....

A family got two suitcases in an online auction for abandoned goods. Inside, they found the remains of two children — prompting a homicide investigation....

 2022-08-19 08:29 

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Ukraine live briefing: Warnings of imminent attack on Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant; rockets hit Kharkiv...
 2022-08-19 08:11 

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Ancient Vatican statue is latest artwork climate protesters glued hands to...

Activists from the Last Generation environment group stuck themselves to the Laocoon sculpture in hope of drawing attention to climate change....

 2022-08-19 07:21 

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China sentences tycoon Xiao Jianhua to 13 years in prison...

A court in Shanghai sentenced the billionaire in a case that has touched upon the highest rungs of Chinese political power....

 2022-08-19 06:45 

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Russia paralyzed Estonia's internet once. Its latest effort may have failed....

Estonia, a NATO member and major European digital hub, said it repelled attacks by the Kremlin-affiliated Killnet hacking group....

 2022-08-19 06:00 

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5 things you need to know about Russia's intelligence failures ahead of the invasion of Ukraine...

Before the war, officials at the FSB assured the Kremlin that Ukraine's government would fall quickly and deployed operatives to install a puppet regime....

 2022-08-19 06:00 

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Russia's spies misread Ukraine and misled Kremlin as war loomed...

A trove of sensitive materials obtained by Ukrainian and other security services and reviewed by The Washington Post offers rare insight into the activities of the FSB, a sprawling security service that bears enormous responsibility for the failed Russian...

 2022-08-19 05:00 

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What to watch on Friday: 'Orphan: First Kill' airs on Paramount Plus...

Friday, Aug. 19, 2022 I 'Echoes' miniseries premieres on Netflix...

 2022-08-19 04:22 

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North Korea rejects South's 'absurd' disarmament offer...

The influential sister of dictator Kim Jong Un rebuffed Seoul's offer of economic benefits, calling South Korean President Yoon Suk-yeol...

 2022-08-19 04:01 

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Trump's personality cult and the erosion of U.S. democracy...

The wholesale capture of a wing of American politics by a "cult of personality" surrounding one demagogic leader has limited precedent in U.S. history. But variations of the theme are visible in other countries today....

 2022-08-19 04:00 

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Carolyn Hax: Parents want 'creative way' to urge daughter to lose weight...

Their adult daughter recently recovered from a serious accident, and they want to ask "whether she realizes how much larger she has become....

 2022-08-19 04:00 

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Ask Amy: My ex told our daughter I have another kid when I don't...

Reader finds out their ex-wife told their daughter that they had another kid....

 2022-08-19 04:00 

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Miss Manners: Is there a gender-neutral alternative to sir and ma'am?...

Reader wonders if there is a gender-neutral alternative to using 'sir' and 'ma'am' to get a stranger's attention....

 2022-08-19 01:36 

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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 01:12 

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Judge blocks Florida's 'Stop Woke Act' restrictions for private companies...
 2022-08-19 00:21 

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DeSantis's new election crimes unit makes its first arrests...
 2022-08-19 00:08 

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Three men charged in prison killing of Boston crime boss Whitey Bulger...

Fotios Geas, Paul J. DeCologero and Sean McKinnon were each charged with conspiracy to commit first-degree murder, along with several other crimes....

 2022-08-19 00:01 

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'The Three Climateers': Meet the new generation of Senate climate hawks...
 2022-08-18 23:32 

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Pa. Senate race no longer tossup as Fetterman memes zero in on Oz's wealth...

The social media spat comes as new predictions show that the tight race is drifting in Fetterman's favor....

 2022-08-18 23:03 

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Virginia officials blame lagging test scores on pandemic school closures...

While students saw across-the-board gains in the 2021-2022 school year compared to the previous school year, state education officials said the progress was not enough....

 2022-08-18 22:39 

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15-year-old arrested in fatal shooting at 'Moechella' event...

Police charged the boy with first-degree murder while armed in the killing of Chase Poole, who was also 15....

 2022-08-18 22:35 

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Zelensky faces unprecedented criticism over failure to warn of war...

Until this week, Ukrainians seemed to see President Volodymyr Zelensky as beyond reproach. Comments he made to the The Washington Post punctured the bubble....

 2022-08-18 22:17 

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Student, 20, makes $110 million trading meme stock Bed Bath & Beyond...

Jake Freeman had amassed a 6.2 percent stake in the struggling housewares chain before the share price skyrocketed....

 2022-08-18 22:17 

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Suspect in attack of Salman Rushdie pleads not guilty...

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

 2022-08-18 22:14 

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China's Yangtze River is running dry amid scorching temperatures...

China is suffering its worst drought on record as soaring temperatures dry up key parts of the Yangtze River....

 2022-08-18 21:52 

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Nafis Sadik, U.N. champion of women's reproductive rights, dies at 92...

She led the U.N. Population Fund and spent decades confronting government leaders about the importance of elevating the status of women....

 2022-08-18 21:40 

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McConnell's grim 2022 expectation-setting...

McConnell now suggests Republicans might not pick up the one seat needed to re-take the Senate....

 2022-08-18 21:26 

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How strong is the Islamic State in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan?...

Bombings continue to rock Kabul, illustrating the enduring threat posed by the Islamic State's Afghan affiliate in the era of Taliban rule....

 2022-08-18 21:17 

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Monkeypox-fueled hate echoes the HIV/AIDS era, even in rainbow cities...

Politicians and religious leaders are fanning the culture war flames of anti-gay hate as ignorant fears over monkeypox have escalated acts of violence that echo the HIV/AIDS era....

 2022-08-18 21:10 

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Style Conversational Week 1502: Limericks on hi-...

The Empress of The Style Invitational dishes on this week's Limerixicon XIX and the results of misused-words poems....

 2022-08-18 21:08 

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Hogan calls GOP gubernatorial nominee mentally unstable...

Hogan's denigrations of Cox have shown no sign of slowing, and coupled to Cox's own comments this week, signal a potential shift in tone for the race....

 2022-08-18 21:01 

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Tapestry, Estee Lauder among luxury brands hit by China's covid shutdown...

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

 2022-08-18 20:54 

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Baltimore woman leads fight against city's blight...

An encounter with kids at a demolition site inspired her years-long effort....

 2022-08-18 20:48 

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'Shots fired' at the Mall at Prince George's, Hyattsville police say...

Police advised people to avoid the area and said more information will be released as it is available....

 2022-08-18 20:45 

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PM Update: Feeling more like summer on Friday...

We've had more than a week of below-normal temperatures. That streak may be coming to a close....

 2022-08-18 20:30 

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Plcido Domingo's days as a performer should be over...

A new report linking the disgraced tenor to suspected criminal activities in Buenos Aires should make even his diehard fans say time's up....

 2022-08-18 20:23 

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McConnell warns GOP may not win Senate, as group linked to him invests heavily in Ohio...

The GOP leader predicted there is "probably a greater likelihood the House flips than the Senate," despite an election cycle that typically would be advantageous for Republicans....

 2022-08-18 20:00 

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Take a page from this bookish traveler: Visit the local library...

Reading books set in your destination can enrich your vacation experience....

 2022-08-18 19:40 

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Americans see an 'invasion' at the border. But what does that mean?...

New polling shows how opinion on immigration has turned negative — in part thanks to changes in rhetoric....

 2022-08-18 19:33 

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Deal struck to expedite production of monkeypox vaccines in U.S....

Under the arrangement, Denmark-based Bavarian Nordic will work with Michigan-based Grand River Aseptic Manufacturing to package 2.5 million doses of the vaccine....

 2022-08-18 19:22 

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Is Captain America a virgin? 'She-Hulk' solves this Marvel mystery....

She-Hulk gets to the bottom of the Captain America virginity rumor, which has epitomized the lack of onscreen romance for Marvel superheroes....

 2022-08-18 19:08 

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Judge orders Starbucks to reinstate seven fired baristas...

In the face of a virulent anti-union campaign led by Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, the ruling marks a crucial victory for campaign to unionize Starbucks, one of the most promising movements that U.S. labor has seen in a generation....

 2022-08-18 18:47 

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Trump: Release the full affidavit! Trump's lawyers in court: Meh....

A magistrate judge said that portions of the document could be unsealed. But seeing the document remain mostly sealed is likely a best-case scenario for Trump....

 2022-08-18 18:46 

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D.C. to provide $1,000 for school expenses to 15,000 low-income families...

Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) announced one-time payments for families enrolled in the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program to prepare for the upcoming school year....

 2022-08-18 18:44 

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Brian Stelter will leave CNN as his 'Reliable Sources' is canceled...

The 30-year-old...

 2022-08-18 18:32 

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Health, economic disparities continue to affect some coronavirus hot spots...

Nearly two and a half years into the pandemic, hot spots like Langley Park in Prince George's County and parts of the Eastern Shore are still suffering economic and health effects....

 2022-08-18 18:00 

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How to choose a wildlife experience that does no harm...

Ethical attractions emphasize observation and education over interaction....

 2022-08-18 17:34 

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Woman smuggled fatal meth dose to inmate boyfriend in a kiss, authorities say...

Authorities said Rachal Dollard was spotted giving drugs to Brown as the two shared a kiss during a February prison visit....

 2022-08-18 17:29 

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Dan Price, CEO who cut his pay so workers made at least $70,000, resigns...
 2022-08-18 17:00 

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Highballs and other fizzy cocktails to temper the summer heat...

A highball is a spirit lengthened with a bubbly, nonalcoholic mixer — a civilized, relatively low-ABV drink that's easy to riff on....

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