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1 hr ago | Right Wing News

In Ferguson, a race to be wrong

Michael Brown, an 18-year-old African-American man, was shot by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson.

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Related Topix: New York

Cristiano Ronaldo Ice Bucket Challenge (Funny Version) #IceBucketChallenge

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

2 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Fareed Zakaria faces new accusations of plagiarism

Columns by CNN host Fareed Zakaria, who was disciplined after a plagiarism controversy two years ago, are under scrutiny after new accusations from an anonymous Internet watchdog that says he copied passages from other writers' work.

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Related Topix: Washington Post, Publishing, Blog News, New York, Entertainment

5 hrs ago | Switched

Veteran Cop: 'If You Don't Want To Get Shot,' Shut Up -- Even If We're Violating Your Rights

Sunil Dutta, a 17-year veteran of the Los Angeles Police Department and professor of homeland security at Colorado Tech University, has a suggestion for victims of police violence searching for someone to blame: Look in the mirror.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Journalism

8 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

Media and Missouri: What the heck is going on?Media and Missouri:...

Media and Missouri: What the heck is going on? Reporters have been approached by police with drawn weapons.

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Related Topix: St. Louis, MO, Violent Crime, Journalism, Opinion

12 hrs ago | Sunherald.com

TSA to train officers on recognizing DC licenses

Eleanor Holmes Norton, the district's delegate to Congress, says the training will help the TSA resolve the recurring problem of officers not recognizing the validity of District licenses at airports.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Democrat, District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

12 hrs ago | ABC News

TSA to Train Officers on Recognizing DC Licenses

Transportation Security Administration workers will be getting training on how to recognize District of Columbia driver's licenses and identification cards.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Eleanor Holmes Norton, Democrat, District of Columbia Government, Washington DC

15 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Bon Appetit: Rosea s Luxury best new restaurant in America

When Forbes magazine labeled Washington the "coolest" city in the country , the announcement raised more questions than it settled.

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Related Topix: Shaw (Washington, DC), Washington, DC, Washington Post, Publishing, Sports

18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Spending on lobbying is actually falling. Or is it?

Though the gleaming K Street buildings and high-profile hires of Washington's government relations firms suggests business is booming, the amount of money officially disclosed as lobbying spending continues to decline -- at least, on paper.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Business Journal

Everlasting battle: Tattoo artists say they're getting poked by proposed D.C. health department rules

Fatty , of Fatty's Tattoos and Piercings, is helping to lead opposition against a proposed health department regulation that require body artists in the District to use hollow needles.

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Trend

Declared Syrian chemical weapon stockpile now completely destroyed

The Obama administration said Monday that U.S. military and civilian personnel had completed the destruction of the Syrian government's declared chemical weapon stockpile, heralding the neutralization of chemical agents aboard an American ship as a watershed moment in the Syrian conflict, The Washington Post reported.

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The Washington Post

In the Loop: Paul Ryan dislikes Frank Underwood

Julian Castro, the new HUD secretary, is joined by wife Erica and daughter Carina as Vice President Biden ceremonially swears him in.

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Related Topix: US Politics, House of Cards, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Entertainment, Television, Hillary Clinton, Washington Post, Publishing

Switched

'Good Morning America' Hits Hillary Clinton For Lavish Speaking Demands

After the Las Vegas Review-Journal broke news about Hillary Clinton's requests for speaking events, ABC's "Good Morning America" anchor Dan Harris joked Monday that the former secretary of state may be picky about everything down to her candy choices.

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Related Topix: Media, Radio, National Public Radio, University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Entertainment, Drama, Television, US News, US Supreme Court

The Washington Post

Getting the gold story, and getting out

Peruvian national police take cover after detonating explosives at an illegal gold mining camp in the Madre de Dios region of the Peruvian Amazon.

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Related Topix: South America, Peru, World News, Travel

Accuracy In Media

Are Terrorists Targeting Police in Ferguson?

Radley Balko, the controversial writer driving much of the media discussion over police "militarization," has a controversial history of getting important facts wrong.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Jay Nixon, US Governors, Prison

CBS Local

Montgomery Schools Adopt New Code Of Conduct

Montgomery County schools have issued a new code of conduct that emphasizes disciplinary measures that allow students to learn from mistakes.

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CBS Local

O'Malley: Ferguson Exposes Nation's Divisions

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley says the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, shows divisions in the country that will require more than just government policies to repair.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, US Governors, Martin O'Malley

The Washington Post

County investigation: Michael Brown was shot from the front, had marijuana in his system

Michael Brown was shot in the head and chest multiple times, according to Mary Case, the St. Louis County medical examiner.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, St Louis County, MO, Sports

RedState

Courting Evangelicals: An Opportunity for Jindal, Perry, and Cruz

The Washington Post has an interesting story about the rising number of evangelicals feeling left out of politics these days and, in particular, out of the Republican Party.

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Related Topix: Evangelicals, Washington Post, Publishing, US Politics, US News, Bobby Jindal, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mike Pence, Senator Rand Paul

Forbes.com

Washington Post Off Base In Critiquing Pharma Efforts In Ebola

The Ebola outbreak has been frightening. That this is occurring in one of the world's most impoverished areas is especially heartbreaking.

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Related Topix: Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry

KTVU Oakland

Is it fair to 'vacation-shame' presidents?

President Barack Obama 's vacation in Martha's Vineyard this summer has coincided with the ISIS offensive on Kurdish fighters in Iraq, continued fighting between Ukraine and rebels and riots in the U.S. over the shooting death of Missouri teenager Michael Brown.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, George Bush

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