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Democrats try to flip Washington district for the first time

ISSAQUAH, Wash. (AP) - Democrats are trying to flip an open U.S. House seat in Washington state that's been in GOP hands since it was created nearly three decades ago, running a political newcomer and national party favorite against a well-known Republican in a race that could be critical to...

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Democrat Kyrsten Sinema's statements on immigration in focus as she runs for Jeff Flake's Senate seat in Arizona; reaction from Charlie Hurt, opinion editor at The Washington Times.

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Trump steps up his attacks on Federal Reserve's rate hikes

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump has escalated his attack on the Federal Reserve's interest rate increases, asserting that "the Fed is out of control" and blaming it for this week's plunge in stock prices.

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Trump steps up his attacks on Federal Reserve's rate hikes

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump has escalated his attack on the Federal Reserve's interest rate increases, asserting that "the Fed is out of control" and blaming it for this week's plunge in stock prices.

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Risky business The fate of two civilians who ran dangerously afoul of the power elite in different U.S.-backed countries drew suspense throughout Thursday in Washington, D.C.

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Matthew Shepard Will Be Laid To Rest At Washington National Cathedral

The Shepard family called the site the "perfect" place for their son's ashes 20 years after his death.

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Richard Branson halts $1B project with Saudi Arabia over Khashoggi disappearance

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson has suspended a $1 billion investment project with Saudi Arabia due to the disappearance of Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi. Branson made the announcement Thursday as US Senators sparked an investigation into the circumstances surrounding the mystery of...

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Several FBI employees recalled from Asia amid probe into partying, prostitution

Several FBI employees stationed across Asia were recalled to Washington amid a probe into prostitution and partying, according to a report. The Justice Department’s inspector general is looking into the allegations, which involve agents in about half a dozen cities in East and Southeast Asia, the...

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Bucking Mueller deal, judge to set Manafort sentencing date

WASHINGTON (AP) - The judge in one of Paul Manafort's criminal cases threw a wrench Thursday into special counsel Robert Mueller's plans for the former Trump campaign chairman's cooperation.

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Melania Trump says she might be ‘the most bullied person’

WASHINGTON >> First lady Melania Trump says she could be “the most bullied person” in the world, judging by “what people are saying about me.”

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Why Hillary should definitely run again and other comments

From the right: Eric Holder Immolates His Morals He was once the nation’s highest law-enforcement official, but former Attorney General (and likely presidential candidate) Eric Holder now is proposing that “what this new Democratic Party is about” is that “when they go low, we kick them.”...

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In 2016, Jake Browning's point at an Oregon defender signaled the turning of the teams' fates in a 70-21 blowout, while Oregon's Justin Herbert was making his first start for the Ducks.

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Trump’s lawyers will reportedly answer Russia probe questions

WASHINGTON – President Trump’s lawyers are prepared to submit written answers to Special Counsel Robert Mueller in a new breakthrough reached in the Russia probe, it was reported Thursday. After months of back-and-forth, Trump’s team has agreed to answer a first round of questions related to...

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The story behind Hoboken's new street mural (spoiler alert: it involves pizza)

"For me, art is like a lot like life...It may not make sense at first but eventually all the pieces start to fit into place." In the 10 years that artist Ricardo Roig has called Hoboken home, he's become a loyal customer of Napoli's Pizza on Washington Street. So when the pizzeria opened a second...

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Kentucky's PJ Washington confident, poised to lead Wildcats

Kentucky's PJ Washington returns to school confident, poised to lead Wildcats after lessons learned during NBA combine         

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