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  1. UConn and South Carolina set for 1 vs 2 showdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Washington Times

    There's been talk all season of the potential 1 vs. 2 matchup in South Carolina on Monday night. Now, it's finally here with No.

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  2. USC, UCLA reign in Pac-12 recruiting battlesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Washington Times

    USC and UCLA had the conference's top two recruiting classes on national signing day, putting them among the nation's best. Helped by two players who made last-minute decisions, the Trojans had the nation's No.

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  3. 'Legal rape' group draws fire from hacktivists ahead of rallies but says 'there's no turning back'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Washington Times

    The controversial "legal rape" blogger whose group is hosting an international gathering exclusively for men this weekend has told members of his website to take precautions after attracting the attention of hackers. "Heads up to all forum members: change your emails immediately," Daryush Valizadeh, better known as Roosh V, said to his nearly 19,000 Twitter followers on Wednesday.

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  4. Athletes gather on Capitol Hill to celebrate women in sportsRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Washington Times

    They'll gather for a panel discussion Wednesday on Capitol Hill in Washington to discuss athletic opportunities. Olympic gold medalists Angela Hucles, Benita Fitzgerald Mosely and Jessica Long are among the panelists.

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  5. D.C. police officer fatally shoots man in Northeast WashingtonRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Washington Times

    The officer had tried to stop the man about 2 a.m. near 53rd Street and Clay Terrace NE, police said. The man ran away, and the officer pursued him.

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  6. Tea Party Patriots endorses Ted CruzRead the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Washington Times

    Tea Party Patriots Citizens Fund has decided to make an endorsement in the race for the Republican nomination for president. We share the belief that America's story is a story of exceptionalism - a story of a people who made a radical break with the past, who declared their joint conviction that rights flowed to them naturally, from their creator, and that government was their servant, not the other way around.

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  7. Constantine: Who Will Surprise Us in Iowa?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Washington Times

    Tim Constantine hosts "The Capitol Hill Show" every weekday from Washington, D.C., broadcasting to listeners all across the United States.

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  8. The Right Side Forum with Armstrong Williams looks at Snowzilla and its aftermathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Washington Times

    The Right Side Forum, an hour-long conservative live news and talk show hosted by columnist Armstrong Williams, this week will address "Snowzilla , the Aftermath." His guests are Ron Busby, Sr., president of U.S. Black Chambers, Inc. and Michael A. Jackson, Maryland state delegate, and former Prince George's County sheriff.

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  9. Few US neighborhoods affordable, walkable with good schoolsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Washington Times

    Few neighborhoods can match the perks of Adams Morgan in Washington, D.C. - a reality that reflects a broader problem for the U.S. housing market. Residents of Adams Morgan enjoy a bevy of bars, restaurants, exercise studios and shopping, just steps from their row houses and condo buildings.

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  10. Kristin Chenoweth tours oratorios with Andrew LippaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Washington Times

    Kristin Chenoweth of the stratospheric soprano voice brings her Coming Home Tour to the Music Center at Strathmore Friday, where she will be joined by Grammy- and Tony-nominated composer/singer Andrew Lippa , her close friend and music director since 1999. This variety-packed evening heralds their return April 23 for the world premiere of Mr. Lippa 's hybrid choral work and theater piece, "I Am Anne Hutchison ," which will be performed in partnership with his oratorio, "I Am Harvey Milk."

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  11. Tight Democrat race highlights differing views of gov't roleRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Washington Times

    For months, the tumultuous Republican presidential primary has masked a brewing debate among Democrats about their own party's future. Now, with Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders chipping away at Hillary Clinton's grip on the Democratic nomination, the differences are spilling out into the open as the candidates campaign across snow-covered Iowa.

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  12. D.C. digs out from snowstorm, tickets and tows stuck carsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Washington Times

    The nation's capital crept back to life Monday with residents digging cars out of roadside snowbanks and public transportation and airports restarting service after a weekend snowstorm that pummeled the D.C. region. To help clear roadways, officials urged residents to stay home if possible Monday and issued tickets to motorists whose cars became stuck on main thoroughfares and had to be towed.

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  13. Warning: Feds now foresee $30 trillion debt, blame looming tax hikes and ObamacareRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Washington Times

    The federal government will be flirting with $30 trillion in debt within a decade, the Congressional Budget Office reported Monday, blaming an aging population, new spending and tax cuts approved on Capitol Hill, and the growing burden from Obamacare for erasing the progress Washington had made over the past few years. Analysts said Obamacare will chase more workers out of the labor force over the next five years, adding pressure to an economy still struggling to spring to life more than seven years into the Obama recovery.

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  14. Martin Shkreli gets extra time to fight CongressRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Washington Times

    The weekend winter storm forced House investigators Monday to push back their showdown with Martin Shkreli , the price-hiking drug company executive who is resisting their plans to have him appear before Congress for what he says is his own public embarrassment. The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee is now slated to hear from Mr. Shkreli on Feb. 4, pushing back what had been a Tuesday hearing where the former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals was expected to assert his Fifth Amendment right against self incrimination and decline to answer questions about why he raised the price of a decades-old drug more than fiftyfold.

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  15. Congressional agency reduces health law sign-up predictionsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Washington Times

    Fewer people than expected are purchasing health insurance under President Barack Obama's health care law, a report confirmed on Monday. The Congressional Budget Office study said that 13 million people are likely to purchase policies through the Affordable Care Act this year, down about 8 million from estimates the agency made early last year.

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  16. Hillary Clinton email release delay sought in wake of blizzardRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 24 | Washington Times

    The House canceled all business for this week because of the snowstorm, Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy said Sunday as the disruption of official Washington business looked to continue for some time. The State Department has blamed the storm for delays in finishing the release of former Secretary Hillary Rodham Clinton's emails.

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  17. Golden Hammer: Government allocates billions for questionable new highwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Washington Times

    As states across the country bemoan a lack of funds to repair crumbling roads and bridges, a new report offers 12 examples of questionable highway-expansion projects that could cost taxpayers as much as $24 billion. The expansion projects are intended to reduce congestion and improve economic stability in the states, but actually could worsen traffic and harm nearby communities, according to the report from the U.S. Public Interest Research Group .

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  18. D.C., Maryland, Virginia declare states of emergency as blizzard approaches East CoastRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Washington Times

    Leaders in D.C., Maryland and Virginia declared states of emergency ahead of a winter storm bearing down on the Washington region that could drop up to 2 feet of snow on the nation's capital between Friday afternoon and Saturday morning. National Weather Service Director Louis Uccellini said the heavy snowfall and windy conditions could create a "potentially paralyzing storm" that could affect more than 50 million people as it continues north along the Interstate 95 corridor toward New York City.

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  19. Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook exec, touts taking down Islamic State with online a like attackaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Washington Times

    As governments struggle to sack the Islamic State terror group from social media, Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, told attendees at the World Economic Forum in Davos on Wednesday that netizens can assist with those efforts by acting overly nice. Recalling a recent campaign launched by users in Germany against Neo-Nazis, Ms.

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  20. Light snow brings gridlock to Washington regionRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 21 | Washington Times

    A light snowfall during evening rush hour that was more intense than expected led to icy gridlock throughout the Washington area with backups that lasted through the night in some areas. Treated roads are clear Thursday morning, but some elevated roads, ramps and side streets are icy with drivers inching along.

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