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EVITA National Tour Coming to the Kennedy Center, 9/30-10/19

The Kennedy Center today announced casting for the Washington, D.C. engagement of Evita which runs in the Kennedy Center Opera House from September 30 to October 19, 2014.


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Tue Aug 19, 2014

City Limits

Seiu 32BJ: Regional Communications Manager: Southern Region

Description 32BJ SEIU, the largest property service union in the country, is seeking an aggressive, nimble and creative Regional Communications Manager to develop and oversee a comprehensive strategic communications program for our Southern region, which includes Pennsylvania, Delaware, our Capital Area District , and Florida.


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Newly Renovated South African Embassy Pulses With Daylight in Washington D.C.

Davis Brody Bond just completed the South African Embassy in Washington, D.C., a super progressive design that modernizes the existing buildings built in Dutch Cape style.


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Silicon Alley Insider

Uber is dabbling with e-commerce with a test offering called Corner Store in Washington, D.C., that lets you order diapers, toothpaste allergy medicine and more than 100 other items and have them delivered by Uber drivers.


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Drenching Downpours, Flood Threat to Shift Over Mid-Atlantic

A batch of showers and thunderstorms will slowly swing from the Midwest to the mid-Atlantic this week, raising flooding concerns across the regions.


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Mon Aug 18, 2014


Iraq forces retake Mosul Dam from militants, Obama says

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a statement to provide an update on Iraq and the situation in Ferguson, Missouri in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, DC, Aug. 18, 2014.


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Sys-Con Media

Travelers Can Live #LikeALocal at Crystal City Hotels Near D.C.

That great hole-in-the-wall frequented by locals, the independent boutique with perfect souvenirs, the breathtaking view you find after getting lost -- these are the sorts of memories that punctuate a good trip.


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WIBX-AM Whitesboro

Tom Heiland Gives Wibx a Tour Of The Special Edition 2015 Mack Pinnacle [Video]

Every year, Mack Truck and it's employees travel from Pennsylvania to Maryland, and then Maryland to Washington D.C. They do this to participate in the Rolling Thunder Motorcycle Ride for Missing and Fallen American soldiers.


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West Seattle Herald

Take Two #135: Exploring NYC and DC

This week has been one heck of a whirlwind. From Chicago to New York City to Washington, D.C. and back again.


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Flooding Risk Expands into Mid-Atlantic

A swath of slow-moving showers and thunderstorms will gradually push into the mid-Atlantic for the start of the new week.


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Sun Aug 17, 2014

American Reporter

Brasch WordsPENNSYLVANIA Needs to Re-Affirm the American Way

You'd think that in the 21st Century, we could do things better than we did in the 1930's.


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How the tourism industry dictates when kids in 14 states go back to school

Whether August is a month for kids to buy notebooks and paper, or to keep spending hours at the swimming pool, depends a lot on where you live.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Life, Holidays, Labor Day, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, University of Minnesota

Slang of the Times.

Megan Garber, Adrienne LaFrance, and Ian Bogost have a delightful post at Citylab on how the Gray Lady has dealt over the years with the jargon of the young and/or underclass, presumptively unintelligible to its well-bred readership.


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Weekend Balita

US to Fil-Ams: 'We hear you on TPS'

The Department of Homeland Security today assured leaders of the Filipino-American Community in the United States that their clamor for the Philippines to be placed under Temporary Protected Status is being heard and that their views will be taken into consideration when it makes its final decision.


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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Fort Mill Times

Nation Ford student served as delegate to American Legion Boys Nation

Rivas, a Fort Mill resident and senior at Nation Ford High School, was one of 98 high school student representatives throughout the U.S. chosen to attend the American Legion Boys Nation, from July 18-25 at Marymount University in Arlington, Va.


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Fri Aug 15, 2014

WJLA-TV Arlington

Craft beer enthusiasts excited for DC Beer Week

WASHINGTON Since 2008, brew masters and rookies alike have pulled up a bar stool at DC Beer Week , an event that has the craft beer boomtown excited and thirsty.


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Government Executive

Travel Per Diems Aren't Changing in Fiscal 2015

"The standard lodging per diem rate will remain at $83," according to a notice published in Friday's Federal Register .


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ABC News' Ann Compton Set To Retire After 41 Years

JUNE 12: ABC News correspondent Ann Compton attends the 70th annual Radio-Television Correspondents Association Congressional Correspondents Gala Awards Dinner at Marriott Marquis Washington, DC on June 12, 2014 in Washington, DC.


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Thu Aug 14, 2014


With His Plane Grounded, John Kerry Took A Commercial Flight Back From Hawaii

The globe-trotting U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry was forced to catch a commercial flight on Thursday after his U.S. Air Force plane encountered technical difficulties before takeoff from Hawaii at the end of a nine-day round-the-world trip.


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Cacdac: Roots

And so for a month, I was mostly stuck at home since it was too cold to go out and too risky to be on the road.


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