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Congress attempts to legislate science by deeming “biomass” as renewable energy.
From: Washington Post | By: Editorial Board | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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His legal arguments at the Supreme Court are one thing. But there’s no doubt about his ethical blindness.
From: Washington Post | By: Editorial Board | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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U.S. stocks fell Friday as health care and technology companies continued to report weak first-quarter results, but thanks to some late buying, they managed to avoid major losses.
From: Washington Post | By: Marley Jay | AP | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Your morning tech policy news roundup.
From: Washington Post | By: Elise Viebeck | Friday, April 29, 2016
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The attacks on hospitals in Syria and elsewhere is an especially disturbing trend in war zones.
From: Washington Post | By: Julie Vitkovskaya | Thursday, April 28, 2016
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According to local news reports, the suicide bomber may have been a former prisoner released by Karzai in 2014.
From: Washington Post | By: Tim Craig | Thursday, April 28, 2016
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Racial discrimination was promoted by real estate boards, neighborhood associations, governments, courts, lenders and federal housing agencies.
From: Washington Post | By: David M. P. Freund | Thursday, April 28, 2016
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Hundreds of protesters climbed over the blast walls surrounding Baghdad’s highly-fortified Green Zone for the first time on Saturday and stormed into parliament, carrying Iraqi flags and chanting against the government.
From: Washington Post | By: Susannah George | AP | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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Syrian government warplanes and helicopter gunships launched new airstrikes Saturday on insurgent-held neighborhoods in the northern city of Aleppo. The fresh violence comes as the International Committee of the Red Cross warned that the intensification...
From: Washington Post | By: Bassem Mroue | AP | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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Wafaa Askar arrived in Germany barely a year and a half ago from her Syrian homeland, but she already speaks German fluently and counts more Germans than Syrians as friends. Orhan Sahin arrived from Turkey more than three decades ago, but still feels...
From: Washington Post | By: Kirsten Grieshaber and David Rising | AP | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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Bettors looking for a wager with a fancifully high payoff last fall could have gone into their local betting shop in England and risked a bit of cash on the proposition that Elvis Presley would be found alive and well.
From: Washington Post | By: Gregory Katz | AP | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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The American-led U.N. command on Saturday dismissed as unsubstantiated accusations from North Korea that U.S. troops at a border village tried to provoke its frontline troops with “disgusting acts.”
From: Washington Post | By: Hyung-Jin Kim | AP | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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With sizzling temperatures claiming more than 300 lives this month in India, officials said they were banning daytime cooking in some parts of the drought-stricken country in a bid to prevent accidental fires that have killed nearly 80 more people.
From: Washington Post | By: Nirmala George and Indrajit Singh | AP | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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China’s U.N. ambassador says a North Korea proposal under which Pyongyang would halt its nuclear program if the U.S. and South Korea suspend joint military exercises merits consideration.
From: Washington Post | By: Associated Press | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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The foreign ministers of China and Japan are meeting in Beijing in an effort to improve tense relations bedeviled by disputes over territory, history and competition for influence in East Asia.
From: Washington Post | By: Associated Press | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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A roundup of news from the Washington region.
From: Washington Post | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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We've gone from San Diego to Seattle. Blame the jet stream.
From: Washington Post | By: Jason Samenow | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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Dupont Underground is an art exhibit situated beneath Dupont Circle in Washington. Abandoned for years, the underground space has been given new life by artists in the city who want D.C. to be known around the world as an arts center.
From: Washington Post | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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Mr. Burns reaped federal dollars for his state — as well as criticism for his at times offensive off-the-cuff remarks.
From: Washington Post | By: Emily Langer | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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The restaurant, which officially opens tonight, has nearly 100 whiskeys and a menu focusing on classic and creative cocktails.
From: Washington Post | By: Fritz Hahn | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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The Republican’s careless positions would put the world in great peril.
From: Washington Post | By: Editorial Board | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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A federal appeals court ruling in favor of a Va. student sends a message to N.C. about its backward law.
From: Washington Post | By: Editorial Board | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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The Obama administration should press Mr. Kabila to step down when his term ends.
From: Washington Post | By: Editorial Board | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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Emirati leaders make nice with Mr. Obama but act against U.S. interests.
From: Washington Post | By: Editorial Board | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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Plans to send a taxpayer-funded surplus of peanuts to Haiti could hurt growers there.
From: Washington Post | By: Editorial Board | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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Despite his victories, he is a unique threat to the Republican Party and to the country.
From: Washington Post | By: Editorial Board | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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Our choices for the U.S. House and Senate.
From: Washington Post | By: Editorial Board | Saturday, April 30, 2016
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The man in line to become Brazil’s next head of state if President Dilma Rousseff is impeached says he won’t run for the presidency in 2018 when Rousseff’s term comes to an end.
From: Washington Post | By: Associated Press | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Water levels in the flood-hit Argentine town of Villa Paranacito have risen so much that the best way for residents to commute is by boat.
From: Washington Post | By: Associated Press | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Kenyan officials say a six-story residential building in a low income area of the capital has collapsed under heavy rain and flooding.
From: Washington Post | By: Associated Press | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Streets in Northeast Washington near U.S. Capitol have reopened after a report of a suspicious package
From: Washington Post | By: Dana Hedgpeth | Friday, April 29, 2016
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The victim survived the attack.
From: Washington Post | By: Justin Wm. Moyer | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Many people blame Mercury in retrograde when they are having an off day. Here’s how this astronomical event happens.
From: Washington Post | By: Emma Brown | Friday, April 29, 2016
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The New Mexico mother wrote, "some eighth-graders are planning on bringing guns to school maybe Monday and have a shootout to see 'who’s the first to die.' "
From: Washington Post | By: Elahe Izadi | Friday, April 29, 2016
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The Transgender Law Center says the school system rescinded the ban after the center threatened to sue.
From: Washington Post | By: Emma Brown | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Metro has revised its weekend track work schedule because of the recent Red Line problems.
From: Washington Post | By: Robert Thomson | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Mr. Silna and his brother parlayed a failing franchise into hundreds of millions of dollars.
From: Washington Post | By: Andrew Dalton | Friday, April 29, 2016
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According to astrologists, Mercury retrograde negatively affects many aspects of our lives — but it's just an illusion.
From: Washington Post | By: Angela Fritz | Friday, April 29, 2016
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The current system needs an overhaul.
From: Washington Post | By: Jason Samenow | Friday, April 29, 2016
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He may have been on Obama's shortlist back in 2008.
From: Washington Post | By: Richard J. Meagher | Friday, April 29, 2016
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350 firefighters from around the country battled the stubborn blaze.
From: Washington Post | By: Joe Heim | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Police said the man was Alex Brizzi.
From: Washington Post | By: Justin Wm. Moyer | Friday, April 29, 2016
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The ruling struck down a 2008 law intended to make sure that Amtrak passenger trains arrived on time.
From: Washington Post | By: Ashley Halsey III | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Cautioning that he wasn't "against anybody," Indiana Gov. Mike Pence revealed on The Garrison Radio Program April 29 that he plans to vote for Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz in his state's May 3 primary.
From: Washington Post | By: Ashley Halsey III | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Authorities are still seeking others in the gun battle that left 52 shell casings on the street.
From: Washington Post | By: Peter Hermann | Friday, April 29, 2016
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Actress Allison Janney took over the White House daily briefing April 29, slipping back into her role as C.J. Cregg from the "West Wing." Janney was at the White House to highlight opioid abuse.
From: Washington Post | By: Sean Sullivan | Friday, April 29, 2016
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"I'm not against anybody but I will be voting for Ted Cruz in the upcoming primary," Pence said in an interview in which he also praised Donald Trump.
From: Washington Post | By: Sean Sullivan | Friday, April 29, 2016
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The women, holding large bags, were seen taking items from the store in Waldorf, Md., authorities said.
From: Washington Post | By: Dana Hedgpeth | Friday, April 29, 2016
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He spent 12 years on the board, physically attacking one rival and haranguing others. He was convicted of stealing $20,000 from a retired school teacher.
From: Washington Post | By: Marc Fisher | Friday, April 29, 2016
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"The West Wing" meets the West Wing on Friday.
From: Washington Post | By: David Nakamura | Friday, April 29, 2016
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