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 2021-07-30 10:02 

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Families say a fertility doctor used his own sperm to impregnate patients. Now, he must pay them millions....

Seventeen people have discovered through DNA tests that the Ottawa-based fertility doctor is their biological father....

 2021-07-30 10:00 

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These self-described trolls tackle climate disinformation on social media with wit and memes...

Environmental activists, researchers, lawmakers and others are haunting corporate social media feeds to push back against greenwashing....

 2021-07-30 10:00 

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Wall Street roars on despite delta variant's spread in the U.S....
 2021-07-30 10:00 

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'We can't take another blow': Some restaurants may not survive renewed mask mandates...

No reservations: Restaurants may not survive renewed mask mandates and reduced occupancy...

 2021-07-30 10:00 

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It started because he went to watch the sunrise. Now he's a trusted confidant to strangers each morning from his bench....

"I wanted them to walk away knowing they didn't have to feel alone," said Al Nixon, who sits on a bench each morning before work and, if people want, will listen to their problems....

 2021-07-30 10:00 

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More workers are returning to the office. Trends show the pandemic-era commute might be changed forever....

Continued teleworking could ease traffic congestion, experts say, but only if commuters don't shy away from mass transit....

 2021-07-30 10:00 

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Did Trump follow his pledge to donate the last 6 months of his presidential pay? It's a mystery....

Trump never announced a recipient of the final $220,000 of his salary. His post-presidential office has not said where it went....

 2021-07-30 09:50 

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A French woman stole $5.8 million worth of diamonds and replaced them with pebbles in an elaborate heist...

Lulu Lakatos was convicted for her role in stealing seven diamonds at London high-end jeweler Boodles and replacing them with pebbles....

 2021-07-30 09:27 

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Covid-19 latest updates: Biden's move to encourage mask mandates, vaccinations sparks backlash in some states...

The tensions between state officials and the federal government come as health experts are sounding the alarm over the spread of the more contagious delta variant....

 2021-07-30 09:00 

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D.C.-area forecast: Increasingly comfortable as we head into the weekend...

Today is pretty decent, then tomorrow is very nice. Sunday could feature some raindrops....

 2021-07-30 08:42 

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A mother bear rushed a woman snapping a photo of her cubs. Now, the parkgoer is facing federal charges....

Investigators found that she had posted photos of the bears on her Facebook page with the caption "absolutely floored by the beauty of this place."...

 2021-07-30 08:12 

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U.S. flies 200 Afghan interpreters and family members to Virginia, in first wave of evacuations...

The Afghans are part of a broader group of about 2,500 who are furthest along in the special immigrant visa process....

 2021-07-30 07:21 

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A 40-year-old slice of Princess Diana's royal wedding cake is going under the hammer in Britain...
 2021-07-30 07:00 

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San Francisco DA claims 'vast majority' of Americans have had family behind bars...
 2021-07-30 06:56 

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China built the world's largest facial recognition system. Now, it's getting camera shy....

Authorities are putting the freewheeling industry on notice, amid a broad crackdown on Big Tech....

 2021-07-30 06:15 

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New Zealand moves to outlaw LGBTQ conversion therapy...

If passed, the legislation could result in prison terms of up to five years for practices intended to change a person's sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression....

 2021-07-30 05:00 

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What to watch on Friday: 'The Pursuit of Love' on Amazon Prime...

Friday, July 30, 2021 | "Outer Banks" returns on Netflix...

 2021-07-30 04:00 

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Carolyn Hax: The bullying in-laws and the spouse who didn't stand in their way...

You made an agreement with your husband not to spend time with his abusive family members. Now he's planning on going on vacation with them....

 2021-07-30 04:00 

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The pandemic leads to another summer of anger...

Though quieter in the United States than a year ago, this month has seen a dramatic spasm of protest in other parts of the world....

 2021-07-30 04:00 

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Hints From Heloise: Multitasking doesn't always make sense...

Cleaning the sink and brushes shouldn't happen at the same time....

 2021-07-30 04:00 

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Miss Manners: Feeling guilty after outburst at demanding relative...

Reader was so shocked by the demand that an impolite response immediately followed....

 2021-07-30 04:00 

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Ask Amy: Woman feels the tick tock of her biological clock...

She and her boyfriend have talked about marriage and children, but have made no plans....

 2021-07-30 03:14 

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Dead zones, a 'horseman' of climate change, could smother crabs in the West, scientists say...
 2021-07-30 02:07 

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Texas Gov. Abbott issues executive order prohibiting cities from requiring masks, vaccines...

Abbott's ban comes as the coronavirus's more contagious delta variant drives another surge in covid-19 cases in Texas....

 2021-07-30 02:06 

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Carl Levin, six-term Michigan senator who garnered bipartisan respect, dies at 87...

He was an influential leader on national security and served decades in Congress with his brother, Sander....

 2021-07-30 01:59 

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Star sommelier arrested after video captures him setting fires at New York restaurants...

A spokeswoman for La Compagnie des Vins Surnaturels, where Ganzer is wine director and managing partner, said that the company "is aware of the situation" and that Ganzer is "on a leave of absence."...

 2021-07-30 00:01 

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Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee arrested at voting rights protests on Capitol Hill...

Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee became the third member of Congress to be detained in protests aimed at rally support for federal voting legislation....

 2021-07-29 23:38 

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Ron Popeil, inventor, pitchman and TV infomercial star, dies at 86...

With low-tech commercials, he made millions with his Chop-O-Matic, Pocket Fisherman and Showtime Rotisserie oven....

 2021-07-29 23:07 

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World Digest: July 29, 2021...

Rebels attack army's outposts in southern Syria; inquiry into Malta journalist's killing blames state....

 2021-07-29 22:47 

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D.C. jail officials turn away GOP members of Congress who showed up to check on Jan. 6 suspects...

Authorities accused them of trespassing....

 2021-07-29 22:45 

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PM Update: Cold front passes late tonight, setting up a breezy and warm Friday...

There could be some overnight showers or even a storm, but the severe weather threat is done....

 2021-07-29 22:42 

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More schools in the Washington region will mandate masks in the fall...

Fairfax and Arlington counties joined other school systems in adopting the requirements....

 2021-07-29 22:23 

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Schumer, a leader more liked than feared, faces test of whether he can deliver the 'big and bold' agenda he's promised...

Senate Majority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) has repeatedly promised "big and bold" solutions to the problems ailing America. He now may be on the cusp of delivering them amid his most perilous test of leadership yet....

 2021-07-29 22:15 

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Dusty Hill, ZZ Top bassist with a legendary beard, dies at 72...

He was part of the Texas trio for more than 50 years, anchoring blues-rock hits like "La Grange" and "Tush."...

 2021-07-29 22:11 

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The Trailer: Who sponsored this message? Why you're seeing so many ads so far from the midterms....

The very early campaign ad war, the meaning of a Trump loss in Texas, and the bitter end to Ohio's special elections....

 2021-07-29 22:10 

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Under a rust brown sky: Lethal wildfires menace Turkish resorts...

A rash of dramatic fires has forced the evacuation of villages, towns and popular tourist areas....

 2021-07-29 21:54 

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Small businesses in Silver Spring push back on council's decision to create a business improvement district...

Critics of the district express concerns that it would shut smaller businesses out of decisions such as how much in taxes to levy on district members....

 2021-07-29 21:49 

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In shadow of Japan's Fukushima disaster, the Olympic message of 'recovery' rings hollow...

A decade later, many people remain displaced from the devastation left by the an earthquake, tsunami and meltdown at the Fukushima nuclear plant....

 2021-07-29 21:46 

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Metro delays vote on proposal that would ban passengers arrested for sex offense...

Metro said the vote was tabled because the board requested additional information from Metro staff and the jurisdictions served by the transit agency....

 2021-07-29 21:32 

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Here's how countries around the world have approached vaccine mandates...

The announcement Thursday is part of a growing trend around the world to require — or nearly require — vaccinations for certain groups as the delta variant continues to spread....

 2021-07-29 21:31 

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City of Berkeley, Native American tribe lose appeal to stop development of sacred site...

Bay Area developers got the go ahead Wednesday to build a mixed-use development on the site....

 2021-07-29 21:25 

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Jill Biden sent to hospital after getting object lodged in her foot. The president was by her side....

Biden was in Hawaii last weekend to tour a pop-up Covid vaccination clinic when she stepped on an object while walking on the beach....

 2021-07-29 21:03 

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Republican-led Arizona ballot review grinds to rocky conclusion, with results expected next month...

The final days of the widely criticized process were marked by resignations and a GOP defection....

 2021-07-29 20:54 

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$1 million in federal emergency funds to help cover costs of collapsed D.C. bridge...

The funding will reimburse the District Department of Transportation for costs of demolition, cleanup and repair work following the June 23 bridge collapse....

 2021-07-29 20:49 

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Man arrested in Temple Hills fatal shooting...

Justice Simmons, 21, is charged with first- and second-degree murder, police said....

 2021-07-29 20:48 

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Fairfax County police identify officer who shot woman at group home...

Officer Kyle Albert opened fire after police said the woman threatened officers with a knife....

 2021-07-29 20:39 

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Style Conversational Week 1447: Well, if you're going to put it THAT way ......

The Empress of The Style Invitational dishes on this week's new...

 2021-07-29 20:00 

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Discover what drew artists, writers and presidents to New York's Hudson Valley...

Headed to the Hudson Valley? Here's what to do, eat, buy, read and more....

 2021-07-29 19:46 

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'Telling the truth shouldn't be hard.' So let's tell the truth....

A shared agreement on a serviceable truth is what our democracy needs right now....

 2021-07-29 19:35 

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Rare 'Gilgamesh' tablet, once on view at the Museum of the Bible, is one step closer to being returned to Iraq...

Federal government completes seizure of the illegally imported ancient artifact....

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