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 2021-10-27 12:46 

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Kansas 'cult' leaders separated children from their parents and forced them into unpaid labor, feds say...

Prosecutors charged eight United Nation of Islam leaders with conspiracy and forced labor in connection with the alleged abuse that took place from 2000 to 2012, according to an indictment unsealed Tuesday....

 2021-10-27 11:49 

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Vaccine eligibility for mood disorders underscores elevated covid risk...

The change will allow millions of people with mental health conditions to get booster shots....

 2021-10-27 11:35 

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U.S. Park Police involved in shooting in Northwest Washington...

The incident happened early Wednesday along Missouri Avenue NW....

 2021-10-27 11:09 

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Top U.S. military officer says China's hypersonic weapon test very close to a 'Sputnik moment'...

Gen. Mark Milley said the test was...

 2021-10-27 11:06 

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Three Florida teens killed a classmate with a knife and a sword in a surprise attack, police say...

The Florida teenagers were arrested for allegedly killing 18-year-old Dwight...

 2021-10-27 11:00 

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How to find a plumber you can trust — and how to avoid needing one...

Every homeowner should have a reputable plumber at the ready, whether it's for a routine issue or an emergency....

 2021-10-27 11:00 

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Mandatory arbitration cases have soared during the pandemic...

U.S. companies are increasingly relying on a closed-door system to settle employee and consumer grievances. Family Dollar closed 1,135 arbitration cases last year, up from three in 2019....

 2021-10-27 11:00 

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Some cars are more seductive than art. Should they be included in art museums?...

A MoMA exhibition is almost overwhelmed by the thing it tries to dissect....

 2021-10-27 11:00 

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Rachel Held Evans died at 37, but a beautiful new book captures her brave outlook...

'Wholehearted Faith,' completed by her husband and colleagues, is both radical and welcoming....

 2021-10-27 10:46 

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Rare and deadly cyclone sends cars floating through Italy's streets...

Extreme weather events are becoming more frequent amid the climate crisis, scientists say....

 2021-10-27 10:34 

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Pedestrian struck and killed on train tracks in Virginia...

Police said the incident happened near Burke and Rolling roads....

 2021-10-27 10:12 

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Sudan's prime minister returns home after detention in military takeover...

The power grab is upending Sudan's transition to civilian rule....

 2021-10-27 10:10 

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A pilot bought Jeffrey Epstein's jet before the sex-trafficking bust. He's now suing, calling the plane 'tainted.'...

A Georgia man bought a jet and business from Jeffrey Epstein. Now he says the company is...

 2021-10-27 10:00 

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Welcome to our future of omnipresent Timothe Chalamet...

Timothe Chalamet is here to stay with box-office hits...

 2021-10-27 10:00 

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Some fast-food items contain plastics linked to serious health problems, new report shows...

Chemicals used to make things like rubber gloves, industrial tubing or food conveyor belts find their way into fast-food menu items, a new study shows....

 2021-10-27 10:00 

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Popular this year: Toys that soothe, comfort and pop...
 2021-10-27 10:00 

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Rachael Rollins wants to remake the criminal justice system. Republicans have vowed to block her path....
 2021-10-27 10:00 

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Atlanta, long known as the seat of Black economic and political power, votes on its future in mayoral election...

Fourteen candidates are vying to replace Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms as violent crime, ethics and equity dominate the debate....

 2021-10-27 10:00 

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U.S. drug company Merck to share license for experimental covid-19 treatment...

The move could make the treatment available to millions in mostly low- and middle-income nations....

 2021-10-27 10:00 

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Ramsey Campbell is a must-read for horror fans. Here's where to start....

At 75, Ramsey Campbell is as good as ever....

 2021-10-27 09:05 

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Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, was target of organized hate campaign on Twitter, report says...

After analyzing 114,000 tweets related to Harry and Meghan, an analytics company identified 83 accounts that it said were behind 70 percent of the more virulently anti-Sussex tweets....

 2021-10-27 09:00 

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The strange backdrop to the G-20: a Roman neighborhood built as a fascist showpiece...

Designed for the canceled the 1942 World's Fair, EUR gets its moment in the spotlight eight decades later....

 2021-10-27 09:00 

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Australia is fighting fire with fire, but running out of time...

Hazard reduction burns are aimed at reducing the chance of a wildfire, or at least slowing one. But in this chess game with Mother Nature, humans have put themselves at a disadvantage....

 2021-10-27 09:00 

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D.C.-area forecast: Breezy, brighter and milder today before next storm Thursday night and Friday...

Moderate to heavy rain seems like a good bet for much of Friday....

 2021-10-27 08:28 

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Covid-19 live updates: New cases down nearly 60 percent since delta variant surge...
 2021-10-27 08:00 

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Putin has pledged carbon neutrality by 2060. He claims Russia's forests will do much of the work....

But climate experts question the numbers and the science Russia may pitch at the U.N. climate conference....

 2021-10-27 07:50 

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Trudeau picks ex-Greenpeace activist dubbed 'Green Jesus' as climate chief, angering Canada's oil-rich west...

Steven Guilbeault worked for environment advocacy groups for more than a decade and once denounced then-president George W. Bush as a...

 2021-10-27 07:00 

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Glenn Youngkin's viral 'child' ad is missing important context...

The Republican gubernatorial candidate is airing an ad that does not disclose the...

 2021-10-27 06:56 

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Countries are reopening borders. But China isn't ready to live with the coronavirus....

With the Olympics and political pageantry coming up, Beijing is showing no sign that it is prepared to begin treating the virus as endemic....

 2021-10-27 06:35 

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A woman with 20 stab wounds died of suicide, an autopsy found. Her parents are unconvinced: 'It makes no sense'...

The final determination in March 2011 was that Ellen Greenberg had taken her own life. For Greenberg's parents, that conclusion never sat right....

 2021-10-27 06:32 

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India's Supreme Court orders independent probe following Pegasus Project investigation...

The Indian government has refused to confirm if it bought the Israeli spyware that was used to hack journalists and activists....

 2021-10-27 05:00 

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What to watch on Wednesday: 'Moonshiners' on Discovery...

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 | "NOVA: Universe Revealed" on PBS...

 2021-10-27 04:01 

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Behind power grabs in Sudan and Tunisia, the shadow of Gulf monarchies...

A trio of Arab autocracies — Egypt, Saudi Arabia and the UAE — find themselves on the winning side of recent anti-democratic power plays....

 2021-10-27 04:01 

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Goucher poll: Overwhelming majority of vaccinated Marylanders likely to get a booster shot...

Poll finds that 83 percent of respondents say they will get the booster as soon as it is available to them....

 2021-10-27 04:00 

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Carolyn Hax: Sister restarted the family group chat without her. Is estrangement next?...

Her sister left the family's mother-daughter group chat over politics, then secretly started up a new one without her....

 2021-10-27 04:00 

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Hints From Heloise: An egg-cellent nutritional question...

Are some egg grades higher in nutritional value than others?...

 2021-10-27 04:00 

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Ask Amy: When hubby enters the room, all texting must stop...

Spouse thinks it an unreasonable demand but wants an objective view....

 2021-10-27 04:00 

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Miss Manners: 'Getting acquainted' chat becomes invasive interview...

Church leaders surprise congregants with personal questions and want to follow up....

 2021-10-27 03:46 

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Democrats race to reach deal on economic initiatives as Biden prepares to depart on foreign tour...

Lawmakers remain stuck on health care and paid leave but are making some progress on corporation taxation....

 2021-10-27 03:00 

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Man found fatally shot near FedEx Field, according to P.G. police...

Victim was found indoors, just south of the stadium grounds, according to police....

 2021-10-27 02:41 

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Pedestrian injured by train in Rockville, Montgomery fire department says...

Injured person in critical condition, authorities say...

 2021-10-27 02:18 

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Biden makes a final push for McAuliffe, urging Virginia voters to 'show up' against Youngkin — and Trump...

With national eyes on Virginia now, just a week before the state conducts the first real electoral test of the Biden presidency, the stage was big, and the stakes were high....

 2021-10-27 01:20 

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School board meeting in Loudoun draws protests, angry speakers...

Many of those who spoke called for the resignation of the superintendent and school board....

 2021-10-27 00:27 

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Jan. 6 committee expected to subpoena lawyer who advised Trump, Pence on how to overturn election...

The committee has already requested documents and communications related to John Eastman's legal advice and analysis on how former president Donald Trump could seek to overturn the election results and remain in office....

 2021-10-27 00:24 

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George Butler, documentary filmmaker whose subjects included Schwarzenegger and Shackleton, dies at 78...

His first film, 'Pumping Iron,' introduced bodybuilding to a wide audience. Later movies examined the activist career of John F. Kerry and a NASA rover mission to Mars....

 2021-10-26 23:59 

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Better than a black square...

Maison Black, a new e-commerce site, is a reminder that race is both everything ... and nothing at all....

 2021-10-26 23:53 

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Two men found dead inside apartment in Prince George's, police say...

Police are investigating a fatal shooting in District Heights....

 2021-10-26 23:16 

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New Texas law bans transgender girls from girl sports...

National digest: News from around the nation....

 2021-10-26 23:13 

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McAuliffe and Youngkin continue heavy fundraising into final weeks of Virginia governor's race...

The two major-party candidates in Virginia's governor's race have raised a record amount as they battle for the Executive Mansion, reaching a combined total of more than $115 million in contributions....

 2021-10-26 23:06 

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Prosecution appeals dismissal of Bijan Ghaisar manslaughter case vs. Park Police officers...

Virginia prosecutors take their case to the 4th Circuit appeals court after losing in U.S. District Court in Alexandria....

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