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  1. Trump travel ban to be heard by federal appeals courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Thirteen judges on the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals will be asked to decide if the ban violates the constitution by discriminating against Muslims, as opponents say, or is necessary to protect national security, as the Trump administration says. The hearing scheduled Friday comes four days after the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the Trump administration can fully enforce the ban even as the separate challenges continue before the Richmond, Virginia-based 4th Circuit and the San Francisco-based 9th Circuit appeals courts.

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  2. Temporary OK for travel ban puts focus on Wednesday hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 6 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this May 15, 2017, file photo, protesters wave signs and chant during a demonstration against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban outside a federal courthouse in Seattle. The U.S. Supreme Court's decision allowing Trump's third travel ban to take effect, at least for now, has intensified the attention on a legal showdown before three judges in Seattle who have previously been cool to the administration's efforts.

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  3. Appeals court hears case of Russian Taliban fighterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This undated photo provided by the U.S. Justice Department shows Irek Hamidullin, a Russian captured by U.S. Army on Nov. 29, 2009, in Afghanistan near the Pakistan border. The former Russian military officer who received a life sentence for leading a 2009 Taliban attack on U.S. forces in Afghanistan was a soldier, not a criminal, and should have been treated as a lawful combatant, the man's lawyer argued to a federal appeals court Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017.

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  4. Dem Richard Cordray pledges a governor run 'the Ohio way'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this March 26, 2015, file photo, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray speaks during a panel discussion in Richmond, Va. Cordray, the first director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, tendered his resignation Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, and simultaneously named his own successor, setting up the consumer agency for another battle with the Trump White House over control of the powerful federal watchdog.

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  5. Democrat Richard Cordray to join crowded governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this March 26, 2015, file photo, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray speaks during a panel discussion in Richmond, Va. Cordray, the first director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, tendered his resignation Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, and simultaneously named his own successor, setting up the consumer agency for another battle with the Trump White House over control of the powerful federal watchdog.

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  6. Supreme Court allows full enforcement of Trump travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this May 15, 2017, file photo, protesters wave signs and chant during a demonstration against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban outside a federal courthouse in Seattle. The fight over the latest version of President Donald Trump's travel ban that targets about 150 million potential travelers from Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria and Yemen returns to Washington state and Virginia.

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  7. Barkin tapped as next president of Richmond Fed bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Federal Reserve's Richmond regional bank announced on Monday that Thomas Barkin, a senior executive at global management consulting firm McKinsey & Co., will be the bank's next president. He will succeed Jeffrey Lacker, who resigned as the bank's president in April after revealing his involvement in a leak of confidential information in 2012 that had triggered congressional and FBI investigations.

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  8. Fight over Trump travel restrictions back to appeals courtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 3 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this May 15, 2017, file photo, protesters wave signs and chant during a demonstration against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban outside a federal courthouse in Seattle. The fight over the latest version of President Donald Trump's travel ban that targets about 150 million potential travelers from Chad, Iran, Libya, North Korea, Somalia, Syria and Yemen returns to Washington state and Virginia.

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  9. Justices urged to deny Trump plea to enforce full travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Challengers to the Trump administration's latest travel ban on visitors from six mostly Muslim countries are urging the Supreme Court to reject the administration's plea to be allowed to fully enforce the ban. Federal courts have prevented President Donald Trump's administration from banning people from Chad, Iran, Libya, Somalia, Syria and Yemen who can claim a "bona fide" relationship with someone in the United States.

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  10. Weeks after Election Day, Virginia House still in disputeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    James B. Alcorn, at right, chairman of The Virginia State Board of Elections certifies the results in the contested 28th and 88th House of Delegates Districts elections, Monday, Nov. 27, 2017 in Richmond,, Va. Getting the nod in the 28th, Republican Robert M. Thomas Jr. was selected to replace retiring GOP Speaker William J. Howell and in the 88th, incumbent Mark Cole will return in January.

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  11. The Latest: Dueling acting directors at consumer agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Mick Mulvaney walks through a gate to the Eisenhower Executive Office Building after leaving the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in Washington, Monday morning, Nov. 27, 2017. Mick Mulvaney walks through a gate to the Eisenhower Executive Office Building after leaving the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in Washington, Monday morning, Nov. 27, 2017.

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  12. The Latest: Thune expects Mulvaney to run consumer agencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 26 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Sept. 13, 2017 file photo, Director of the Office of Management and Budget Mick Mulvaney departs after a television interview at the White House in Washington.

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  13. 1 job, 2 people: Who'll be in charge at consumer agency?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Sept. 13, 2017 file photo, Director of the Office of Management and Budget Mick Mulvaney departs after a television interview at the White House in Washington.

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  14. Who's the boss come Monday at consumer agency?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 25 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this March 26, 2015, file photo, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray speaks during a panel discussion in Richmond, Va. Cordray, the first director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, tendered his resignation Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, and simultaneously named his own successor, setting up the consumer agency for another battle with the Trump White House over control of the powerful federal watchdog.

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  15. Consumer watchdog head names a successor, and Trump does tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 24 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this March 26, 2015, file photo, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray speaks during a panel discussion in Richmond, Va. Cordray, the first director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, tendered his resignation Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, and simultaneously named his own successor, setting up the consumer agency for another battle with the Trump White House over control of the powerful federal watchdog.

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  16. Former Virginia death row inmate granted paroleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this 1991 file photo, Joseph M. Giarratano, who was stabbed on July 4, 1996, at Buckingham Correctional Center, speaks with members of the media in Buckingham, Va. Giarratano, who had his sentence commuted to life in prison more than two decades ago, has been granted parole.

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  17. Big vote totals don't convert to wins for House DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Tuesday Nov. 7, 2017 file photo, Virginia Gov.-elect Ralph Northam celebrates his election victory and addresses supporters and at the Northam For Governor election night party at George Mason University in Fairfax, Va. The Democrats' big wins in Virginia's elections last week weren't enough to gain control of the House of Delegates, and some say gerrymandering is to blame.

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  18. Fund set up to preserve African-American historical sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 15 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this March 31, 2014, file photo, Ana Edwards talks about historical markers at the Lumkin Jail historical site in Shockoe Bottom in Richmond, Va. The National Trust for Historic Preservation is setting up what it hopes will be a $25 million fund for the preservation and protection of African American historical sites.

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  19. School worksheet quizzed students on 'boy toy,' affairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Middle school students in a Virginia home economics class were mistakenly given a worksheet that quizzed them on what an extramarital affair is as well as "boy toy" and "trophy wife." WTVR reported Monday that the teacher at the school outside Richmond, Virginia, had downloaded the worksheet from the internet.

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  20. Trump opposition inspires Dem focus on statehouse winsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Danica Roem, center, a Democrat who ran for Virginia's House of Delegates against GOP incumbent Robert Marshall, is greeted by supporters as she prepares to give her victory speech Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017, in Manassas, Va. Roem, a former journalist, is set to make history as the first openly transgender person elected and seated in a state legislature in the United States.

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