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1 hr ago | The Washington Post

The Switchboard: Michaels confirms 3 million hit by hack

The craft store Michaels confirmed 3 million were hit by its previously disclosed hack.

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Related Topix: Prison, Privacy, Vladimir Putin

6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

3Putin says Obama would rescue him if he were drowning.

Near the conclusion of a marathon four-hour Q&A session on Russia's RT television network, Putin read a question aloud from someone curious whether he thought Obama would save him from drowning.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Washington Post, Publishing, Gay/Lesbian, Stevan Pearce, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives

Thu Apr 17, 2014

News Max

UK Politician Liam Fox: Pulitzers for Snowden's Betrayal 'Bizarre'

The Pulitzer Prizes for journalism awarded to newspapers for publishing Edward Snowden's revelations of mass U.S. intelligence-gathering were denounced as "bizarre" by a prominent British politician.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Weird

Burmanet

The Washington Post: U.S. officials warn Burma that attacks on...

American officials are warning that attacks on minority Muslims and foreign aid groups in Burma are threatening the nascent thaw in relations between Washington and this former pariah state.

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Related Topix: Burma, Southeast Asia, World News, Washington Post, Publishing, Immigration Reform, Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News

Bloomberg

by the Numbers: 13%

"Companies across the U.S. from Texas to Virginia and Nebraska are struggling to fill positions with metropolitan jobless rates below the 5.2 percent to 5.6 percent level the Federal Reserve regards as full employment nationally," Bloomberg's Steve Matthews reported .

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Related Topix: Bayou Cane, LA, Houma, LA, Thibodaux, LA

The Washington Post

Virginia doing away with E-ZPass fee

The 495 Express Lanes use an all-electronic tolling system in which drivers are required to have E-ZPass transponders.

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Related Topix: Virginia, Virginia Government, Newport News, VA, World News

News Max

Super PACS Flooding Key Senate Races With Cash

As Republicans angle to retake control of the Senate in November, and their Democratic counterparts struggle to hang on to the majority, Super PACS are flooding coffers to influence the outcome of elections, The Washington Post reports.

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Related Topix: US News, Washington Post, Publishing, US Politics, Mary Landrieu, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Kay Hagan, North Carolina

Celebrity Dirty Laundry

Bryan Singer Sued For Allegedly Sexually Assulting Teenage Boy...

Despite the release date of his upcoming new movie, X-Men: Days of Future Past being only about one month away, famed director Bryan Singer, 48, is making headlines for reasons other than series' forthcoming film.

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Related Topix: X-Men, Thriller, Science Fiction Movies, Action Movies

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Washington Post

The gay Democrat's dilemma

David Catania's independent bid to be D.C.'s first openly gay mayor presents hard choice to gay Democrats.

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian

Curbed

Journalism Real Estate: Shifting Businesses At WaPo's Desired New Headquarters

The Washington Post may have signed a letter of intent for the massive building at 13th and K Street, but if they do ultimately move in, they won't be alone.

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Related Topix: Reed Smith, Law, Real Estate

Ashley Madison

Americans say it's immoral to have an affair and moral to use contraception - The Washington Post

Americans agree: It's immoral to have an affair. Drinking alcohol or using contraception, on the other hand? Nobody cares.

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Gawker

Kathleen Parker Thinks It's "Crazy" to Talk About Racism in Alabama

The Washington Post 's Kathleen Parker congratulates herself this morning for having the courage to "go, tippy toe" into "the race fray" : The race cards have been flying so fast and furious lately, one can hardly tell the kings from the queens.

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Related Topix: Alabama, Alabama Government, US News

The Nation

Promoting a - Right to Heal' from Fort Hood to Abu Ghraib

The recent shootings of soldiers at Fort Hood and other US military bases have once again brought to public attention the challenge of making sure that soldiers returning from war zones find security and support at home.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Army, Fort Hood, Abu Ghraib, Life, Veteran Affairs

Baltimore News

UMd. proposes conference center next to campus

The Washington Post reports that the four-star, 300-room hotel with conference space would be built on three acres by the main entrance in College Park.

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Related Topix: Washington Post, Publishing

CBS Local

At Some Schools, Football Not Making The Cut

The regional ranking of The Washington Post list of top Washington-area schools is compiled annually by educational columnist Jay Mathews.

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Related Topix: Washington Post, Publishing

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Southern Newspaper Publishers Associa...

Three Southern dailies win Pulitzers

Washington Post Executive Editor Martin Baron, standing center, and Editor Ed Thiede, sitting, read the announcement of Pulitzer Prize winners on Monday.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Hidalgo County, TX, US Military, US Navy, Washington Navy Yard

Examiner.com

Lest we forget - up to the mountain

Four years ago he went up to the mountain and sought the office of mayor of the District of Columbia because residents asked him to and up over the clouds to where the sky was blue he came through.

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Related Topix: District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

The Washington Post

D.C. theater showcased Pulitzer Prize drama winner

Charlotte Observer editorial cartoonist Kevin Siers, right, gets a hug from a co-worker as the newsroom celebrates Siers winning the Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Nonfiction, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government, Entertainment

Patch.com

Del Ray's Artfully Chocolate Store to Close

Artfully Chocolate is closing its doors at its Del Ray location after Sunday, April 20. The store is located at 2003A Mt.

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Related Topix: Alexandria, VA

The Washington Post

Express lanes get pricier at peak times

Drivers using the express lanes, on the left side of the Beltway, pay for a quicker, more reliable trip.

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Related Topix: Sports

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