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 2020-01-19 07:50 

Washington Post

Germany hosts Libya summit in bid to curb military meddling...

Germany is bringing together the key players in Libya's long-running civil war...

 2020-01-19 07:38 

Washington Post

Hong Kong protesters call for boycott of Communist Party...

A public park in Hong Kong is overflowing with thousands of protesters calling for electoral reforms and a boycott of the Chinese Communist Party...

 2020-01-19 07:04 

WUSA9.com

House fire in New Carrollton leaves 2 with life-threatening injuries 6 displaced...

The fire broke out around 6:30 p.m. and left significant damage to the basement and first floor of the residence, fire officials said....

 2020-01-19 06:53 

US News & World Report

AUSTRALIAN OPEN '20: A Look at Serena, Other Things to Know...

Serena Williams resumes her bid for a 24th Grand Slam singles title at the Australian Open....

 2020-01-19 06:17 

The Christian Post

Weekly briefing: World Watch List, protecting prayer in public schools, marching against Roe v. Wade...

We've compiled the top stories of the week. Here's what you need to know:...

 2020-01-19 06:07 

US News & World Report

Mixed Martial Arts: McGregor Make Fast Work of Cerrone on UFC Return...

LAS VEGAS, Nevada (Reuters) - Former two-division champion Conor McGregor returned to the Octagon with a stunning knockout of Donald Cerrone in......

 2020-01-19 06:04 

Washington Post

Thief takes car and bulldog in Southeast D.C., police say...

The dog was taken Friday morning in the Navy Yard area, according to District police....

 2020-01-19 06:01 

US News & World Report

Project Focused on Growing Decatur Gardens...

DECATUR, Ill. (AP) — Grace Baity is intrigued by the Kids Club Turtle Creek Garden program....

 2020-01-19 06:01 

Washington Times

Project focused on growing Decatur gardens...

DECATUR, Ill. (AP) - Grace Baity is intrigued by the Kids Club Turtle Creek Garden program. The sixth grade student at Garfield Montessori School found out about the club from a friend and applied last summer to be one of the apprentices who take care of ...

 2020-01-19 06:01 

Washington Times

South Sioux City looks to prevent flooding of riverside park...

SOUTH SIOUX CITY, Neb. (AP) - Gene Maffit walks past the barricades that have fallen over, blocking entrance into the lowest section of Scenic Park. If 2020 is anything like 2018 and 2019, South Sioux City's parks and recreation director might want to...

 2020-01-19 06:01 

US News & World Report

Daughter's Fight Wins Full-Honor Burials for POWs, Veterans...

DETROIT (AP) — Army Pfc. Robert Fletcher restarted his life in Ann Arbor after the Korean War, the trauma of combat and captivity never far from his mind....

 2020-01-19 06:01 

Washington Times

Waterloo will demolish school but wants to preserve memories...

WATERLOO, Iowa (AP) - After a catastrophic collapse from the weight of winter's snow last year, school officials are determined to preserve memories and artifacts from the historic Lowell Elementary School that was built nearly 90 years ago. It's ...

 2020-01-19 06:01 

Washington Times

What winter? Lemons, bananas grow in Scottsbluff greenhouse...

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) - Enormous Ponderosa lemons are one of many non-native plant species growing in the Greener Gardens Greenhouse. The greenhouse is a project led by the North Platte Natural Resources District. "These get up to about six pounds,&#...

 2020-01-19 06:01 

Washington Times

Daughter's fight wins full-honor burials for POWs, veterans...

DETROIT (AP) - Army Pfc. Robert Fletcher restarted his life in Ann Arbor after the Korean War, the trauma of combat and captivity never far from his mind. He'd survived nearly three years of extreme hunger, freezing temperatures and psychological abus...

 2020-01-19 06:01 

Washington Times

4-year college costs push minorities into community colleges...

PALATINE, Ill. (AP) - Growing up in the Northwest suburbs, Daliyah Sanders often felt isolated from her peers as the only black student in her class practically since kindergarten through high school. "It's been my reality my entire life," sai...

 2020-01-19 06:01 

Washington Times

Marshalltown tornado was quick but recovery takes time...

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa (AP) - It took 23 minutes for the July 2018 tornado to rip a path through Marshalltown resulting in millions of dollars in property damage. Like many homes and private businesses, city and county properties were not spared from the dest...

 2020-01-19 06:00 

Washington Examiner

Don't let the liberal media erase women who regret their abortions...

The liberal media sure wants you to believe that women never regret their abortions. Just look at some of these recent headlines....

 2020-01-19 05:54 

US News & World Report

Conor McGregor Blasts Cerrone in 40 Seconds in UFC Return...

Conor McGregor stopped Donald Cerrone with a head kick and punches 40 seconds into the first round at UFC 246....

 2020-01-19 05:54 

WTOP

Conor McGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Conor McGregor stopped Donald Cerrone with a head kick and punches 40 seconds into the first......

 2020-01-19 05:43 

WTOP

Gobert nets 28, Jazz race to early lead, beat Kings 123-101...

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Rudy Gobert is known for his defense. Against Sacramento, he went to the rim time......

 2020-01-19 05:38 

US News & World Report

Qatar Condemns Storming of Libya's Eastern Zueitina Port...

DUBAI (Reuters) - Qatar condemned the storming of Libya's eastern Zueitina oil export port by forces from areas controlled by the Libyan National......

 2020-01-19 05:30 

US News & World Report

James Scores 31 Points, Lakers Beat Rockets 124-115...

LeBron James had 31 points and 12 assists and the Los Angeles Lakers rode a big third quarter to a a 124-115 win over the Houston Rockets....

 2020-01-19 05:30 

WTOP

James scores 31 points, Lakers beat Rockets 124-115...

HOUSTON (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers were determined to start the second half of their season on a high......

 2020-01-19 05:19 

WTOP

Saturday's College Hockey Scores...

EAST American International 2, Bentley 1 Boston College 4, Boston U. 3 Brown 3, Union 0 Cornell 3, N. Michigan......

 2020-01-19 05:09 

WTOP

LaVine scores 42, Chicago rallies late to beat Cavs 118-116...

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls overcame a poor performance in the first three quarters with a strong finish. Zach......

 2020-01-19 05:06 

Washington Post

AP visits immigration courts across US, finds nonstop chaos...

The nation's immigration court system is shouldering crushing caseloads, chaos and confusion...

 2020-01-19 05:06 

Washington Post

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EST...

AP News in Brief at 12:04 a.m. EST...

 2020-01-19 05:04 

US News & World Report

SpaceX to Try Rocket Failure Test Again After Bad Weather Delay...

By Joey RouletteCAPE CANAVERAL (Reuters) - Elon Musk's SpaceX will try again on Sunday to destroy one of its own rockets in a test of a crucial......

 2020-01-19 05:03 

Washington Post

Colombian senators seek protection after surveillance report...

Colombian Sen. Antonio Sanguino moves around town in a bullet-proof vehicle, with three pistol-packing bodyguards watching over him as he attends meetings and political rallies...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

WTOP

2 horses die in 2 days of racing at Santa Anita...

ARCADIA, Calif. (AP) — Two horses have died in two days of racing at Santa Anita, where four deaths have......

 2020-01-19 05:01 

US News & World Report

AP Visits Immigration Courts Across US, Finds Nonstop Chaos...

The nation's immigration court system is shouldering crushing caseloads, chaos and confusion....

 2020-01-19 05:01 

US News & World Report

Storybook Farm Gives Children Back Their Childhood...

OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) — Dena Little understands the value of the human-animal bond and how it effects people, having grown up around animals, horses in particular,...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

Washington Times

Storybook Farm gives children back their childhood...

OPELIKA, Ala. (AP) - Dena Little understands the value of the human-animal bond and how it effects people, having grown up around animals, horses in particular, Taking bond a step further, she has come up with ways to help children going through difficult...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

US News & World Report

ExhibitBE: Fearless Graffiti Masterpiece 5 Years Later...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — ExhibitBE came to a triumphant close on Martin Luther King Day, five years ago. Some of the original murals that crowded the walls of the derelict five-story DeGaulle Manor apartment building are still intact, though some have bee...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

US News & World Report

Saving History: Couple Turns Antebellum Home Into B&B...

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — When Jennifer and Lee Carson were architecture majors at Mississippi State University in the early 1990s, they were intrigued by the old Montgomery place on Old West Point Road in Starkville....

 2020-01-19 05:01 

US News & World Report

Deer-Tracking Dog Recovers Hundreds of Trophies for Hunters...

TAYLORSVILLE, Miss. (AP) — When a Taylorsville man lost a deer he shot, he decided to buy a dog and train it to track. Now, his dog has recovered almost 500 deer for hunters...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

US News & World Report

North Carolina Musician Lands on Barack Obama's Playlist...

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Several months ago, Winston-Salem-native Sonny Miles recorded "Raleighwood Hills" with his friends LesTheGenius and Jaxson Free, and did what modern musicians do today — got it placed on a curated Spotify pla...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

Washington Times

ExhibitBE: Fearless graffiti masterpiece 5 years later...

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - ExhibitBE came to a triumphant close on Martin Luther King Day, five years ago. Some of the original murals that crowded the walls of the derelict five-story DeGaulle Manor apartment building are still intact, though some have been tagg...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

Washington Times

Deer-tracking dog recovers hundreds of trophies for hunters...

TAYLORSVILLE, Miss. (AP) - When a Taylorsville man lost a deer he shot, he decided to buy a dog and train it to track. Now, his dog has recovered almost 500 deer for hunters "About seven years ago I shot a big buck I couldn't find," Heath Walt...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

Washington Times

North Carolina musician lands on Barack Obama's playlist...

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) - Several months ago, Winston-Salem-native Sonny Miles recorded "Raleighwood Hills" with his friends LesTheGenius and Jaxson Free, and did what modern musicians do today - got it placed on a curated Spotify playlist, poste...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

Washington Times

Saving history: Couple turns antebellum home into B&B...

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - When Jennifer and Lee Carson were architecture majors at Mississippi State University in the early 1990s, they were intrigued by the old Montgomery place on Old West Point Road in Starkville. Not long after they graduated in 1996,...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

US News & World Report

Southern Indiana Town's Marshal Supersizes Public Service...

BIRDSEYE, Ind. (AP) — In a very real sense, Birdseye's 6-foot-6, 285-pound town marshal has taken a family business built around public service and supersized it....

 2020-01-19 05:01 

US News & World Report

Her Business Went Down in a Blaze but Its Legacy Will Remain...

CUMMING, Ga. (AP) — From the very beginning of her career as a local hairdresser and entrepreneur, Barbara Thompson was ahead of her time....

 2020-01-19 05:01 

US News & World Report

Future of Historic African American School in Jeopardy...

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) — It was expected to be the beginning of a joyous preservation effort: relocating the town's last standing African American school....

 2020-01-19 05:01 

US News & World Report

Local Krewes Have History Behind Their Mardi Gras Throws...

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) — Lafayette Mardi Gras throws come in all shapes and sizes. Cups takeover cupboards, beads find a new home in trees, and unique throws are displayed proudly at home and work....

 2020-01-19 05:01 

Washington Times

Her business went down in a blaze but its legacy will remain...

CUMMING, Ga. (AP) - From the very beginning of her career as a local hairdresser and entrepreneur, Barbara Thompson was ahead of her time. In the 1970s and '80s when it wasn't all too common for women to open and run their own businesses, Thompson...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

Washington Times

Southern Indiana town's marshal supersizes public service...

BIRDSEYE, Ind. (AP) - In a very real sense, Birdseye's 6-foot-6, 285-pound town marshal has taken a family business built around public service and supersized it. Benton Stroud, 32, polices the Town of Birdseye part time and earns most of his keep as ...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

Washington Times

Future of historic African American school in jeopardy...

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) - It was expected to be the beginning of a joyous preservation effort: relocating the town's last standing African American school. But blocked by fumbled permits and mired in controversy, the effort failed. Plans to preserve...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

Washington Times

Local krewes have history behind their Mardi Gras throws...

LAFAYETTE, La. (AP) - Lafayette Mardi Gras throws come in all shapes and sizes. Cups takeover cupboards, beads find a new home in trees, and unique throws are displayed proudly at home and work. Last year, some of the ornate throws included wood doubloons...

 2020-01-19 05:01 

US News & World Report

Austin Student to Demonstrate App on Capitol Hill...

DECATUR, Ala. (AP) — Wesley Lowman said the reason he created a computer application to help elementary students improve their math skills while playing games is pretty simple....

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