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  1. Man who shoved autistic black runner sentenced to three years probation and community serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 18 | The Washington Post

    A man who was convicted of harassing an autistic black teenage runner who became disoriented during a 5K cross-country race last fall was sentenced to three years probation and 80 hours of community service. Martin McDonald, a 57-year-old Pittsford, N.Y., man, admitted pushing Chase Coleman, a freshman at Syracuse's Corcoran High, as Coleman stood in the middle of a road near the Rochester, N.Y., racecourse on Oct. 14. MacDonald had pleaded guilty to a charge of second-degree harassment and a charge of endangering the welfare of a child, which is a misdemeanor punishable by up to one year in jail.

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  2. Kodak says ita s bringing back Ektachrome film, and photographers everywhere smileRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 6 | The Washington Post

    Just two decades ago Eastman Kodak was selling a billion rolls of film a year. Another giant of film was Polaroid -- a name that still had enough cultural cache in 2003 that most people knew what hip-hop duo OutKast meant when they sang, "Shake it like a Polaroid picture."

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  3. Children, parents, U.S. suffer because quality, affordable child care is lackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 5 | The Washington Post

    Jackie L. Roberson Jr. with his son Elijah, who is no longer eligible for child-care assistance. "In today's economy, when having both parents in the workforce is an economic necessity for many families, we need affordable, high-quality child care more than ever.

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  4. Why the long face? Because in 1872, nearly every horse in Washington got very ill.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2016 | The Washington Post

    After the epizootic of 1872 ended, horses returned to the streets of Washington. Above, a Metropolitan Railroad streetcar is pulled at the intersection of O Street NW and Wisconsin Avenue.

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  5. Cheesecake Factory fires manager who wore blackface Colin Kaepernick costumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Setting aside the fact that wearing blackface is horribly racist, it's also just plain dumb. Someone is going to take your picture, and that picture is going to be shared, and it's going to come back to haunt you.

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  6. Autistic black teen got lost running a 5K - and was assaulted by a man who feared getting muggedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | The Washington Post

    For more than two years, Clarise Coleman faithfully attended every track practice and every cross-country meet for her son, Chase. Part of it was being a supportive parent, proud that Chase had finally found "his sport."

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  7. Web Hostess Live: The latest from the WebRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | The Washington Post

    We appear to be having Technical Issues, wherein the chat is live, but not appearing on the homescreen, so nobody but me knows that it's live. If you have bumbled your way here through some backdoor route, then please know that I am here, too, and we can have long conversations together.

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  8. They risked their lives to rescue hundreds from the Nazis. But few knew their story - until now.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Filmmakers Ken Burns, left, and Artemis Joukowsky greet attendees after the screening of "Defying the Nazis: The Sharps' War" at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum. They were a busy couple in their 30s, a Unitarian minister and a social worker, with a 2-year-old daughter, a 7-year-old son and plenty of duties in their congregation.

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  9. If probiotics work for a friend, why wona t they work for you, too?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Probiotics claim to restore balance to the bacteria that normally live in the intestinal tract, thereby keeping your digestive system healthy. In the 1980s, CJ Rapp created super-caffeinated Jolt Cola to give the body a charge.

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  10. 5Just who is Ryan Lochte? A look at the public persona the swimmer has built.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The images of Ryan Lochte that have emerged since he became one of America's premier swimmers in 2004 show a happy-go-lucky guy and dedicated athlete not given to deep introspection. Just who is this guy who, his teammates said, put together the biggest fabricated story to hit the sports world since Manti Teo and his fake dead girlfriend? Well, for starters, Lochte is a guy who has hosted a reality show with the now-ironic title "What Would Ryan Lochte Do?" and unleashed upon the world the word "jeah."

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  11. Just who is Ryan Lochte? A look at the public persona the swimmer has built.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The images of Ryan Lochte that have emerged since he became one of America's premier swimmers in 2004 show a happy-go-lucky guy and dedicated athlete not given to deep introspection. Just who is this guy who, his teammates said, put together the biggest fabricated story to hit the sports world since Manti Teo and his fake dead girlfriend? Well, for starters, Lochte is a guy who has hosted a reality show with the now-ironic title "What Would Ryan Lochte Do?" and unleashed upon the world the word "jeah."

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  12. As Hillary Clinton accepts the nomination, Susan B. Anthony gets thanks for paving the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | The Washington Post

    The City of Rochester's thank you letter to Susan B. Anthony next to her grave. It has become something of a tradition in Rochester, N.Y., to pay tribute on Election Day to the woman who famously fought for women's right to vote.

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  13. NWSL match on small field draws criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2016 | The Washington Post

    A National Women's Soccer League match between the Western New York Flash and Seattle Reign was played Saturday on an unusually narrow field, drawing criticism from some players on the U.S. women's national team. With the Flash's regular field hosting a music festival, the match was moved to Frontier Field in Rochester, New York, the home of a minor league baseball team.

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  14. NWSL match on small field draws criticismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2016 | The Washington Post

    A National Women's Soccer League match between the Western New York Flash and Seattle Reign was played Saturday on an unusually narrow field, drawing criticism from some players on the U.S. women's national team. With the Flash's regular field hosting a music festival, the match was moved to Frontier Field in Rochester, New York, the home of a minor league baseball team.

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  15. Dominic Bozzelli wins first Web.com Tour titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Washington Post

    PUNTA CANA, Dominican Republic - Dominic Bozzelli won the inaugural Corales Puntacana Resort and Club Championship on Sunday for his first Web.com Tour title. The 25-year-old former Auburn player closed with a 4-under 68 for a four-stroke victory over Roberto Diaz, Sam Ryder and Blake Adams.

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  16. 5-foot force from 4 World Cups aims for 3 Olympics, 2 major injuries be damnedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Diana Matheson, 32, is in her fourth season with the Washington Spirit, which is 3-0-1 entering Saturday's match against Houston at Maryland SoccerPlex. With about five minutes left in a National Women's Soccer League match two weeks ago, Washington Spirit Coach Jim Gabarra made his final substitution by removing two-goal scorer Diana Matheson .

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  17. Washington Spirit remains perfect in NWSL with 3-0 victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Diana Matheson scored two goals Friday as the Washington Spirit defeated the Western New York Flash, 3-0, to remain perfect through three National Women's Soccer League matches. The Canadian national team midfielder put the first-place Spirit ahead in the fourth minute in Rochester, N.Y., running onto Crystal Dunn's gorgeous cross and placing a low shot into far side of the net.

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  18. Ali Krieger, Diana Matheson lift Washington Spirit into first place in NWSLRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Ali Krieger and Diana Matheson scored 16 minutes apart bridging halftime Sunday as the Washington Spirit defeated Sky Blue FC, 2-1, in Piscataway, N.J. With its second victory in two matches, the Spirit moved atop the 10-team National Women's Soccer League standings. In the 40th minute, Krieger, a U.S. national team defender from Dumfries, Va., drove a high ball from well beyond the right side of the penalty area.

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  19. Chyna, professional wrestler and reality TV entertainer, dies at 46Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Joan Laurer, better known as Chyna, flexes as she arrives at the American Music Awards in Los Angeles in 2003. Chyna, the WWE star who in the 1990s became one of the best known and most popular female professional wrestlers in history, was found dead April 20 at her Redondo Beach, Calif., apartment.

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  20. Chyna, pioneering woman pro wrestler and '9th Wonder of the World,' found dead at 45Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Travis M. Andrews is a reporter for The Washington Post's Morning Mix. Shoot him an email at [email protected] or follow him on Twitter: @travismandrews.

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