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  1. Letter: I'm unfazedRead the original story

    22 min ago | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    I'm back. I called the protest on the Town House steps "a hate Trump rally by sore loser Democrats".

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  2. Boeing's Charleston Plant Enters a New Age as It Turns Out the First 787-10Read the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | TheStreet.com

    Boeing's plant in Charleston, S.C., just had the most dramatic week in its history, a week that made it seem that the sky is the limit for the future of the five-year-old plant. On Feb. 15, plant workers voted overwhelming not to join the International Association of Machinists, seemingly reaffirming right-to-work South Carolina's success in 2009 in luring Boeing here, far from the Washington workers who had built all of its legacy commercial aircraft for decades.

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  3. The Latest: AG says state needs protection from travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    The Latest on a lawsuit filed by Washington state against an immigration ban imposed by President Donald Trump : Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum has filed a motion in federal court to intervene in a lawsuit filed by Washington state against an immigration ban imposed by President Donald Trump. Rosenblum said in the motion filed late Wednesday in U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington that Oregon also needs protection from the ban, which she said would harm Oregon's businesses, residents, universities, health care and economy.

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  4. Trump's Secretary of State buys a house near Obamas, TrumpsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson recently purchased a $5.6 million home in the Kalorama neighborhood of Washington, D.C., where Ivanka Trump and former President Barack Obama reside. The former Exxon Mobil CEO's house purchase went through on Feb. 10, nine days after the Senate confirmed him as a Cabinet member.

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  5. Magnitude 4.2 earthquake hits Washington peninsulaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | USA Today

    Magnitude 4.2 earthquake hits Washington peninsula Magnitude 4.2 earthquake hit the Kitsap Peninsula Wednesday night. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2lxXkdr A screen grab of the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network website shows the location of the magnitude 4.2 earthquake that hit the Kitsap Peninsula in Washington Feb. 22, 2017.

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  6. 5. Is their confidence intact?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sequoyah County Times

    Arizona Wildcats guard Parker Jackson-Cartwright looks to make a pass as Washington Huskies forward Devenir Duruisseau is behind him in the first half during a game at Alaska Airlines Arena in Seattle, Wash., on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017. Arizona won 76-68.

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  7. 1. Are they better with Trier?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Sequoyah County Times

    Arizona Wildcats guard Allonzo Trier stops short in his tracks as he's defended by Washington Huskies forward Devenir Duruisseau in the first half during a game at Alaska Airlines Arena in Seattle, Wash., on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017. Arizona won 76-68.

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  8. The story behind a postal card offering a reward for a missing wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Linn's Stamp News

    This 1A postal card canceled in March 1895 in Little Falls, Wash., has on the back a notice requesting assistance, with a $125 reward, in finding a missing wife. Previously in this column, I have featured United States postal cards publicizing missing horses, stolen cars, and wanted notices for crooks of various descriptions, but something a bit more unusual recently crossed my desk.

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  9. Oregon AG girding to protect abortion rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NewsOK.com

    On the heels of Washington state's successful pushback of President Donald Trump's immigration order, Oregon is readying for a court battle if the federal government tries to curtail abortion rights, the state's attorney general said. The attorneys general of both Oregon and Washington said in interviews with The Associated Press that they are increasingly sharing information and consulting with each other and with other Democratic counterparts, as the White House and Congress try to roll back Obama policies and steer a conservative course for the nation.

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  10. Guest column: Trump and Putin's dangerous embrace of fossil fuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Advocate

    President Donald Trump speaks on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington. President Donald Trump speaks on the phone with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017, in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington.

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  11. Get ready to cast your Oscar ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    The Academy Awards can be perplexing, unless you're especially well versed in the difference between "sound editing" and "sound mixing." But that doesn't mean you can't have a competitive advantage with your Oscar ballot, even if you don't have money riding on it.

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  12. Dr. William Stringham has been rated among the top dentists in the Washington, DC Metro areaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | PR Log

    FAIRFAX, Va. - Feb. 22, 2017 - PRLog -- Dentist William Stringham, DDS, of Stringham Dental in Fairfax, VA, has been rated among the top dentists in the Washington, DC Metro area for 2017 in articles published by Washingtonian Magazine and Northern Virginia Magazine.

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  13. Congress must resist attacks on state retirement savings plansRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Hill

    Even as traditional pensions have all but disappeared from the employment landscape, only about half of the workforce has opened a 401 -type account that was intended to take up the slack. Many employers don't offer access to these accounts or, even if they do, millions of their employees don't participate.

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  14. Best of Washington 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Washingtonian.com

    Kick off your summer with Washingtonian at the Best of Washington party on June 1 at the National Building Museum ! Enjoy delectable fare and cocktails from more than 75 of Washingtonian's top-rated restaurants, all under one roof. More than 2,000 foodies, celebrities, and restaurateurs will sample, sip, and socialize, all while celebrating Washington's best restaurants.

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  15. A 'Warning' From George Washington on His BirthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Time

    Remaining relevant on what would have been your 285th birthday is quite a feat, but when it comes to George Washington - whose birthday is recognized as having taken place on Feb. 22 - it's not totally surprising. After all, his birthday is one of only two to be recognized in the U.S. as But the importance of George Washington goes way beyond an excuse for a day off work, argues John Avlon in his new book, , from the context in which it was written to its tenure as one of American history's best known documents, and from its distortion in public memory to its recent resurrection as Here, Avlon - who describes seeing original copies of the document as "magic stuff" - talks to TIME about why Washington is still worth celebrating.

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  16. Which 'Hunger Games' district would Washington be in?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    The data is in, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics finds Washington to have one of the most diverse economies in Panem er a The United States. For those unfamiliar with Katniss, Panem, Gale and the Capitol, here's a little catch-up: In author Suzanne Collins' "The Hunger Games" trilogy - which was made into a film series - Panem is a futuristic republic with 12 districts that formed following a disastrous conflict in North America.

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  17. FireballRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Washington Post

    But could it be that what Fireball, a popular bar shot infused with the bracing cinnamon flavor of a wad of Big Red gum, actually tastes like is America? Because for reasons not entirely clear, this sickly sweet shot favored by college kids has suddenly been deemed the go-to quaff of the Trump administration. Celebrating President Trump's inauguration last month, a reveler at the Old Ebbitt Grill demanded Fireball for his "Republican friends," according to an account in Washingtonian magazine.

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  18. Council reviews draft Hwy 99 plan, approves law requiring report of lost, stolen gunsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | My Edmonds

    The Edmonds City Council got a closer look Tuesday night at a draft plan aimed at setting the stage for pedestrian-friendly and visually-appealing development along the 2-mile stretch of Highway 99 running through Edmonds. The council also unanimously approved a new city ordinance, proposed by Councilmember Mike Nelson and discussed in detail last week, that requires gun owners to report lost and stolen firearms to police or face a $500 fine.

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  19. Women's basketball splits homestandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Trojan

    In their first and only homestand this month, women's basketball produced two close contests, defeating Washington State 80-64 before losing to No. 9 Washington in a game that was tighter than the final score indicated.

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  20. US Vice President Pence says Trump 'committed to working with the EU'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    It was the broadest speech on foreign policy that a member of the Trump administration has delivered overseas. "I fully support the president's decision to ask for his resignation".

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