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 2021-10-22 10:00 

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She was named Miss America in 1958. Now she's auctioning her treasured crown to benefit teachers....

The starting price for Marilyn Van Derbur's crown is $20,000. She said she's selling it because she was awed by the dedication of teachers during the pandemic....

 2021-10-22 10:00 

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Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly are trying to be Hollywood's hottest new couple — but instead are the most cringeworthy...

Given that Megan Fox and Machine Gun Kelly have essentially demanded we pay attention to them, allow us to look back at the five most cringe-y moments from the press rollout of their relationship....

 2021-10-22 10:00 

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In the galleries: Artists illustrate the evolving principles of geometric painting...

Works reflect personal statements via architectural elements....

 2021-10-22 10:00 

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How Broadway's set-making guru is tackling the comeback — from mold in stage fog to costumes that don't fit anymore...

As show openings pile up, there's a flurry of deadline, behind-the-scenes work for Neil A. Mazzella's Hudson Scenic Studio....

 2021-10-22 10:00 

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In this California county, one town has no water. Another has enough to share....

California's drought has had such an uneven effect statewide — even within one county....

 2021-10-22 09:34 

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California teacher placed on leave after video shows her imitating Native American dance in headdress...

The video, which was reportedly recorded by a Native American student, has sparked outrage....

 2021-10-22 09:00 

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D.C.-area forecast: Cooler air takes over as fall weather returns to the region...

We've got a generally nice weekend ahead, with clouds and breezes mostly behaving. Rain chances increase early next week....

 2021-10-22 08:54 

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Putin slams 'cancel culture' and trans rights, calling teaching gender fluidity 'crime against humanity'...

The authoritarian leader has sought to portray himself as a symbol of virile masculinity while ramping up a state-led pressure campaign on sexual minorities in Russia....

 2021-10-22 08:10 

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Covid-19 live updates: More Americans are getting their boosters than first vaccine doses...

The number of Americans getting coronavirus vaccine boosters is outpacing the number of those getting their first vaccine shots, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention....

 2021-10-22 08:00 

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China's overseas coal ban raises pressure on developing countries to go green...

The approach, while welcomed by climate activists, leaves poorer nations in even greater need of a quick transition to renewable energy....

 2021-10-22 06:00 

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Otters are taking over Singapore...

Today, to the chagrin of some and the joy of others, the island is home to more than 10 families of the carnivorous mammals....

 2021-10-22 05:00 

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What to watch on Friday: 'Invasion' on Apple TV Plus...

Friday, October 22, 2021 | "Locke & Key" returns on Netflix...

 2021-10-22 04:15 

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China's Evergrande dodges default, for now, with 11th-hour payment...

But the giant developer's troubles present risks to the Chinese economy and the threat of financial contagion....

 2021-10-22 04:01 

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If Bolsonaro is potentially guilty of pandemic crimes, is Trump, too?...

To be sure, assigning political blame — and criminal culpability — for the ravages of a viral pandemic is a murky exercise in its own right....

 2021-10-22 04:00 

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Carolyn Hax: How to reject the advances of a recently widowed old friend?...

An old college friend's wife recently died of cancer, he's raising three children alone and he 'wants us to be together.'...

 2021-10-22 04:00 

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Ask Amy: Mother-in-law's memorial service brings on acute anxiety...

Reader asked wife and her siblings to move the service until after the pandemic. They refused....

 2021-10-22 04:00 

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Hints From Heloise: My car is just too popular...

Reader has trouble finding it in crowded parking lots until a system is devised....

 2021-10-22 04:00 

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Miss Manners: Lonely sister keeps crashing my plans...

Sibling living at home is expected to entertain sister who lives nearby....

 2021-10-22 03:20 

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For two months, a family's hiking trail death was a mystery. Officials now say it was hyperthermia....

A sole container for water found with the family, an 85-ounce water bladder backpack, was empty....

 2021-10-22 03:14 

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Alec Baldwin fired prop gun that killed one crewmember and injured director on 'Rust' movie set, officials say...

Actor and producer Alec Baldwin shot two people on a film set in New Mexico on Thursday. One person died and another is undergoing treatment for his injuries....

 2021-10-22 02:21 

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Biden, predicting a deal on his agenda, gives inside details of talks...

In a 90-minute town hall, Biden cited the opposition of Sens. Manchin and Sinema to major parts of the package and conceded they were forcing major changes. "We're down to four or five issues," the president said....

 2021-10-22 02:00 

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McConnell lauds Thomas, says Supreme Court should not heed 'rule of polls'...

Top Senate Republican praises 'jurisprudence on unborn life' as high court again considerts abortion....

 2021-10-22 00:15 

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I-270 corridor needs bus lanes, Metro extension to improve transit, Montgomery planners say...

Lanes dedicated to buses would come from traffic lanes, and a Metro extension from Shady Grove would be years off, planners say....

 2021-10-21 23:40 

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Gang leader reportedly threatens to kill kidnapped American missionaries if demands not met...

The head of 400 Mawozo, a street gang notorious for violent mass abductions, did not outline the demands or provide a deadline....

 2021-10-21 22:15 

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The Trailer: "The high ground": Why Democrats are running on images from Jan. 6...

Democrats run on Jan. 6, swing seat redistricting battles get messier, and California finishes counting votes....

 2021-10-21 22:14 

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Remains of Gabby Petito's fianc Brian Laundrie found at Florida park, FBI says...

The search spanning weeks for Gabby Petito's fianc has sparked national interest and highlighted inequities in missing person cases since she was last seen during their cross-country road trip....

 2021-10-21 22:14 

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CNN defends Joe Rogan treatment in fiery statement...

But you don't have to endorse Rogan to abhor CNN's coverage of this topic....

 2021-10-21 22:13 

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Montgomery County draws up new district map that reflects surge in racial diversity...
 2021-10-21 22:04 

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Queen Elizabeth II discharged from hospital after overnight stay, Buckingham Palace says...

Earlier this week, the 95-year-old monarch canceled a two-day visit to Northern Ireland after "reluctantly"; accepting medical advice to rest for the next few days....

 2021-10-21 21:49 

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Republican lawmakers from Western Maryland ask for their counties to be added to West Virginia...
 2021-10-21 21:37 

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Style Conversational Week 1459: Sing yourself to ink...

The Empress of The Style Invitational discusses this week's first-person song contest and winning 'good news/bad news/ jokesretrospective contest....

 2021-10-21 21:34 

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CDC advisers recommend Moderna and Johnson & Johnson boosters; say shot can differ from original...

Agency director is expected to sign off later Thursday, allowing providers to give boosters of all three vaccines to eligible Americans....

 2021-10-21 21:10 

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PM Update: Cold front passing tonight will knock temperatures back Friday...

There could be a sprinkle as the front goes by. The main impact is cooler air filtering in on breezes from the northwest....

 2021-10-21 21:08 

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Dr. Phil pressured a teen to go to a troubled youth ranch where she was sexually assaulted, lawsuit says...

"Dr. Phil said that, 'Hannah needs to go to the Ranch to have any chance at a good life. It's that serious we help her right now and today,'...

 2021-10-21 20:39 

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Democrats brace for cuts to paid leave program as they whittle down Biden economic package...

For Democrats, the fate of their ambitions to expand wide swaths of the federal safety net hang in the balance as they map out the political future of Biden's economic agenda...

 2021-10-21 20:36 

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The lingering question: how bad might the covid winter be?...

Is a fifth wave of cases inevitable as the weather gets cold?...

 2021-10-21 20:35 

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Fed overhauls trading rules for senior officials amid scrutiny of policymakers' past behavior...

The Fed is also under an independent inspector general investigation probing whether the officials' behavior violated ethics rules and the law....

 2021-10-21 20:33 

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Ron DeSantis's controversial surgeon general questions safety of vaccines...

Ron DeSantis has been accused of playing footsie with anti-vaccine Republicans. On Thursday, the controversial surgeon general he hired questioned the vaccines' safety....

 2021-10-21 20:29 

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Judge orders accused wife in Navy spy case to remain in jail...

Diana Toebbe loses bid to be home with her children while awaiting trial....

 2021-10-21 20:18 

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Capitol riot defendant sentenced to 14 months for Parler threat: 'Lets hunt these cowards down'...

Troy Smocks of Dallas, the second defendant to be sentenced for a felony, was strongly criticized by the judge after claiming he was victim of racism....

 2021-10-21 20:00 

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'Tireless advocate' Argelia Rodriguez, who helped transform college prospects for D.C. students, is stepping down...

Rodriguez, who launched DC-CAP in 1999, oversaw a transformation of college-going culture in the nation's capital....

 2021-10-21 19:51 

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One of the world's last two northern white rhinos to 'retire' from giving eggs to save the species...

After the retirement of Najin, 32, only one rhino egg donor remains in the program, which aims to implant artificially developed embryos into another rhino subspecies....

 2021-10-21 19:25 

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Biden to campaign with McAuliffe in home stretch of Virginia governor's race...

McAuliffe put out the welcome mat out for a battered Biden in a way Youngkin won't for Trump....

 2021-10-21 19:06 

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Trump's new social network could fit an old business model: Lending his name to make low-risk profits...

The venture will operate outside the Trump Organization, the former president's real estate business that faces multiple criminal inquiries....

 2021-10-21 18:13 

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott appoints former Trump attorney to top elections role...

John Scott will oversee Texas elections, including Abbott's reelection race for governor....

 2021-10-21 18:00 

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Leaf-peeping and spooky vibes make Estes Park, Colo., a dynamic fall destination...

Whether you're looking for spectacular fall foliage or a Halloween scare, Estes Park, Colo., delivers....

 2021-10-21 17:56 

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Taliban tells Kabul's female city government employees not to come to work...

The order excludes women in the health and education sectors....

 2021-10-21 17:34 

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Metro is messing with all of Washington — from janitors to judges...

The procrastinating, obfuscating way Metro handled this train crisis is a shame....

 2021-10-21 17:12 

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Fox News polling shows that Fox News rhetoric works...

Republicans are twice as worried about what's being taught in schools as they are about the pandemic....

 2021-10-21 17:09 

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Texas says Supreme Court should leave in place controversial abortion law...

But if justices take up the issue, they should overturn the constitutional right to abortion, it said....

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