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  1. Special counsel sets in motion sentencing process for former Trump staffer PapadopoulosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Chicago Tribune

    Simona Mangiante and George Papadopoulos are photographed in Chicago on March 2, 2018, after their wedding. A federal judge agreed May 23, 2018, to begin the process of preparing to sentence Papadopoulos, a former adviser to President Donald Trump's 2016 campaign.


  2. Locals react to Miss Nebraska being crowned Miss USARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | KLKN

    The competition took place in Louisiana. Summers bested 50 other women from all the states and the District of Columbia to win Monday evening's final competition.


  3. Nominee to Run Government Ethics Office Says He Won't Tweet Like His PredecessorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Government Executive

    Before he resigned as director of the Office of Government Ethics last July, Walter Shaub was fond of tweeting about his dismay with the Trump White House's handling of issues such as financial disclosure and ethics waivers. But Emory Rounds III, President Trump's nominee to run the governmentwide ethics office, told senators on Wednesday that, if confirmed, he would "make it clear when he's making an official statement as the director."


  4. LaSalle Hotel Properties (LHO) Raised to "Equal Weight" at BarclaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Daily Political

    A number of other equities analysts have also weighed in on the stock. Stifel Nicolaus reiterated a hold rating and issued a $30.50 price objective on shares of LaSalle Hotel Properties in a research report on Monday, April 16th.


  5. Will D.C. legalize sports gambling? 'Everything is on the table,' one lawmaker says.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | The Washington Post

    In November 1989, the D.C. lottery board came up with a rather daring way to raise revenue for the cash-strapped city without raising taxes or cutting city services: a "sports pool lottery," in which players picked between four and 14 NFL games each week based on the point spreads. While not going as far as the single-game wagering offered then and now in Las Vegas, the idea replicated the "Sports Action" lottery game that was unveiled that year by the state of Oregon.


  6. Mueller Rejects Speedy Trial Law To Delay Russian Collusion TrialRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | The Daily Caller

    Special Counsel Robert Mueller asked a federal judge Tuesday to reject the four-decade-old speedy trial law in the case against 13 Russians and three Russian companies and has asked for an indefinite delay to the Russian collusion trial. It is the second time Mueller tried to delay the trial.


  7. After lawsuit from Ellington parents, DC agrees to redo residency fraud notices newRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | WTOP-FM Washington

    More than 100 students at D.C.'s Duke Ellington School of the Arts accused of improperly attending the school have been granted a temporary reprieve, after a judge faulted the city for its handling of an investigation into student residency. After a court hearing Wednesday, D.C.'s Office of the State Superintendent for Education, or OSSE, agreed to withdraw notices sent earlier this month to 164 students at the performing arts school who were deemed to be ineligible based on their residency.


  8. DC federal appeals court to livestream audio of arguments Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Fox 23

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  9. Federal Benefits Information Center Head Speaks at United Postmasters & Managers Association EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | World News Report

    Managing Partner, Dennis Edmonds is speaker for Connecticut and Rhode Island Chapters of the United Postmasters and Managers Association 2018 Annual Conference. UNCASVILLE, CT, UNITED STATES, May 23, 2018 / EINPresswire.com / -- Research by the Federal government suggests a serious knowledge gap among Federal employees when it comes to understanding, measuring and maximizing their multiple benefit programs.


  10. DOJ Apologizes for 'Oversight' on Trump Hotel Records Fight Ellis Kim ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Law.com

    Justice Department lawyers made a rare apology to a federal judge Wednesday for an "inadvertent oversight" that occurred in a freedom of information lawsuit involving President Donald Trump's Washington, D.C., hotel. That "oversight" came after the government attempted to withhold the names and email addresses of various Trump transition team members in an ongoing Freedom of Information Act battle against ethics watchdog group American Oversight.


  11. Poll: LGBT Population in U.S. Estimated at 4.5%Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Cybercast News Service

    Results from a year-long survey conducted in 2017 show that the estimated LGBT population in the United States is now at 4.5%, and that the biggest increase in LGBT-identification has been among millenials, those people born between 1980 and 1999. The survey by Gallup also showed that women are more likely to identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender than men -- 5.1% to 3.9% respectively -- and that more people in low-income brackets identify as LGBT than people in high-income brackets.


  12. DiGenova: a Probable cause to arrest Comeya for Spygate right nowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Washington Times

    Former US Attorney Joe diGenova says there is "probable cause to arrest" former FBI Director James Comey for his role in the Spygate scandal. O'Connor: Final question Joe diGenova if if James Comey has enough paper trail, where you know, he met with the attorney general, met with the National Security Council, put everything out on the table, and then it was determined that yes, this, this warrants an investigation.


  13. Lung cancer incidence in young women surpasses that in young menRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | PhysOrg Weblog

    A collaborative study between the American Cancer Society and the National Cancer Institute finds rates of lung cancer, historically higher among men than women, have flipped among whites and Hispanics born since the mid-1960s. The authors of the study, which appears in the New England Journal of Medicine , say future research is needed to identify reasons for the trend, as the change is not fully explained by smoking patterns.


  14. STRAND Intervention Platform First in the Country with the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | PRWeb

    STRAND intervention platform is the first in the country with the capability for a pharmacist to create a prescription and bill for oral contraceptives. STRAND has partnered with pharmacists across the country who now have unique clinical opportunities to prescribe oral contraceptives to patients "Billing for enhanced services, such as oral contraceptive encounters, has long been a struggle to complete," said David Pope, PharmD, CDE, Chief of Innovation at STRAND.


  15. EDITORIAL: We can't simply buy smarter kidsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | The Gazette

    Of course, that's not true. Census figures released Monday show Colorado ranking 39th among all states and the District of Columbia, with per-pupil K-12 funding averaging $9,575.


  16. Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. Has $7.32 Million Position in Envision HealthcareRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Oppenheimer Asset Management Inc. lessened its holdings in Envision Healthcare by 10.4% in the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The fund owned 190,339 shares of the company's stock after selling 22,197 shares during the period.


  17. With Its Puerto Rico Drugstore Recovery Complete, Walgreens Makes...Read the original story

    Wednesday May 23 | PressReleasePoint

    With its drugstore recovery efforts complete across its 108 drugstores in Puerto Rico, Walgreens is launching an additional investment campaign on the island to expand its offerings in all of its Puerto Rico locations to include, among other features, new patient health rooms, an expanded beauty offering and FedEx OnSite services. When the expansion of services is complete later this summer, Walgreens expects to have invested $35 million in Puerto Rico since last year's hurricanes.


  18. LifeBridge data breach exposes personal information of 500,000 patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | The Maryland Gazette

    LifeBridge Health has notified 500,000 patients that their personal information may have been exposed in a cyber attack recently discovered by the health system. Indication of an attack was first detected in March and an investigation by a national forsenic firm hired by the hospital determined that the data breach took place Sept.


  19. The 2019 Miss America Competition to Air Sunday, September 9, on The ABC Television NetworkRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The ABC Television Network and The MISS AMERICA Organization announced today that "The 2019 MISS AMERICA Competition" will air live on ABC, SUNDAY, SEPT. 9 , from Atlantic City's famed Boardwalk Hall.


  20. Analyzing Noodles & CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Noodles & Company and Restaurant Brands International are both retail/wholesale companies, but which is the better stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, valuation, dividends, risk, profitability, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Noodles & Company has a beta of -0.49, meaning that its share price is 149% less volatile than the S&P 500.