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  1. How to solve D.C.'s maternal health crisis? A health advocacy group proposes some ideasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | The Washington Post

    Warren Lewis looks over a photo collage he created for the memorial service for his cousin Somesha Ayobo and her baby Phoenix Carpenter, at right on screen. Ayobo died June 24th, 2017 and her baby died four days later on June 28th at United Medical Center in D.C..

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  2. The mystery of the missing airfareRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | The Washington Post

    Airlines and online booking agencies have long denied that they leverage customer data to display an initial low fare then switch it out with a higher price once they know you're interested in buying a ticket. John Angarano isn't just tired of the what he suspects are bait-and-switch airfares online.

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  3. Home sales projected to boom in D.C., Chicago, Nashville and other areas in early 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Chicago is among several cities where ATTOM Data Solutions projects home sales will boom in early 2018. If you live in one of five metro areas in the United States - Colorado Springs, Colo.; Manchester-Nashua, N.H.; Chicago; Washington, D.C.; and Nashville - expect higher-than-normal home sales activity to be reported in the first quarter of 2018.

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  4. a Phenomenala trial results may lead to a treatment for Huntingtona s disease, experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Pope Francis caresses a sick woman during an audience with Huntington's disease sufferers and their families on May 18, 2017. The discovery of a drug that may treat the fatal disease known as Huntington's is being hailed as "historic" by Louise Vetter, president and CEO of the Huntington's Disease Society of America, and "phenomenal" and "fantastically promising" by Huntington's researchers, including the woman who discovered the genetic mutation that causes the disease.

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  5. Yet another Chicago schools chief resigns amid scandalRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Chicago Public Schools CEO Forrest Claypool watched as Mayor Rahm Emanuel discussed Claypool's resignation last week. Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's track record for picking leaders of his city's school system, the nation's third largest, just took a new hit. 1 comment

  6. There's no quick fix to rising murder ratesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2017 | The Washington Post

    THE NATION'S homicide rate has risen sharply in the past two years after a decades-long decline, and a record share of the murders, nearly three-quarters , are now committed with firearms. That has prompted some officials to endorse get-tough policies that, although politically popular, are ill-conceived and as likely to do harm as good.

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  7. 'Tarmac dancer' entertains travelers while directing planes at N.Y. airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A tarmac worker's job typically involves the mundane task of waving orange safety sticks in the air to direct planes. McBride, a country music singer and songwriter in Tennessee , wrote: "So this just happened out my window as I was leaving New York headed back home to Nashville. 7 comments

  8. Remembering the refugee crisis in Alexandria, Va., and a woman who tried to helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2017 | The Washington Post

    A building used by social worker Julia Wilbur, who ran a donated clothing service for former slaves who had fled north during the Civil War, is shown in this circa 1865 photo. The building is located at Washington and Wolfe streets in Alexandria, Va.

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  9. For 'micro-preemie' quadruplets, reaching kindergarten is a major achievementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2017 | The Washington Post

    Courtney Larson takes a picture of her quadruplets just before their first day of kindergarten on Sept. 5, 2017, in Lima, N.Y. The Larson quadruplets started kindergarten this month in Lima, N.Y. For any 5-year-old, this would be a normal event.

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