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  1. Spin cycle: Ivanka, Michelle and DC's cycling studiosRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | GantDaily.com

    Let's be real - Washington isn't exactly a destination for celebrity sightings. But the shared hobby of the District's most high-profile women, Michelle Obama and Ivanka Trump, has local indoor cycling studios abuzz.

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  2. 'Islam, Christianity and Friendship' panel at Edmonds Lutheran Church Feb. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | My Edmonds

    Edmonds Lutheran Church, in partnership with the Muslim Association of Puget Sound, will host a presentation, "Islam, Christianity and Friendship," on Saturday, Feb. 11 at 5:30 p.m. The evening will start with a panel of speakers who will share personal experiences of how they have faced and dealt with Islamophobia in their own lives and communities. There will be time for questions and group discussion.

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  3. The Price Is Right Where He's Supposed to BeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Family Research Council

    The Senate got an early start on its Friday -- by confirming Obamacare's biggest threat to head up the Department of Health and Human Services around 2 a.m.: Georgia Rep. Tom Price. After a confirmation battle that should have never been controversial, Democrats pouted about the new appointment insisting, like Congresswoman Maria Cantwell , "This is the first vote in the dismantling of the Affordable Care Act."

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  4. How Microsoft avoided billions in taxes, and what the GOP says...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Spokesman-Review

    On paper, Microsoft's facility in Puerto Rico was wildly profitable. With just 177 workers, the plant recorded $4 billion in earnings in 2011, a Senate investigation found.

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  5. Washingtonians cheer court order stopping Muslim ban nationwideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    On Feb. 3, Judge James L. Robart of the Western District of Washington ruled in favor of the Washington State Attorney General's motion for a temporary restraining order on key sections of President Donald Trump's so-called "Muslim ban." Bob Ferguson, the Washington State Attorney General, argued the provisions were illegal and unconstitutional.

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  6. Man arrested, accused of plotting to kill wife, 4-year-old daughter...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | WFTV Orlando

    MONROE, Wash. - Detectives arrested a Washington man for allegedly trying to hire someone to kill his wife and 4-year-old daughter.

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  7. If You Care About Keeping Washington Police Officers Accountable for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Stranger

    Last year, Seahawks wide receiver Doug Baldwin called on lawmakers in Olympia to change the state law on police killings. "It's the right thing to do," he said.

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  8. Korea can reverse cancer's scourgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Hill

    Cancer is Korea's leading cause of death, accounting for nearly one in three fatalities. Other prosperous nations have made significant progress in the fight against cancer, but Korea is slipping backward.

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  9. West Virginia and Delaware Should Try to Land the RedskinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Washingtonian.com

    How a new Redskins stadium might look in Charleston, W.V. Maryland and DC may essentially take themselves out of the running for the next Washington Redskins stadium , Rick Snider writes in the Washington Post . Lawmakers in both jurisdictions have proposed long-shot legislation that would prohibit using public funds to build FedEx Field's replacement, leaving only Virginia angling to empty its pockets for the team's billionaire owner, Dan Snyder .

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  10. How Microsoft avoided billions in taxes, and what the GOP says theya ll do about itRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Washington Post

    Rep. Paul Ryan and Sen. Mitch McConnell watch President Trump deliver his inaugural address on January 20 in Washington, D.C. On paper, Microsoft's facility in Puerto Rico was wildly profitable. With just 177 workers, the plant recorded $4 billion in earnings in 2011, a Senate investigation found.

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  11. DMV using four days to celebrate presidents' birthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Connecticut Department of Motor Vehicle offices will close at 12:30 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 11, 2017 in observance of President Abraham Lincoln's birthday. They will reopen at 7:45 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017.

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  12. Study: Rubber turf doesn't raise cancer riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Tire Business

    A newly issued analysis from the Washington State Department of Health concluded there is no evidence that cancer rates among young athletes are increased by playing on crumb rubber athletic turf. "We did not find the number of cancers among soccer players, select and premier players or goalkeepers reported to the project team to be higher than expected based on Washington cancer rates for people of the same ages," said the executive summary of the analysis from the WSDOH.

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  13. DISEASE: With 404 cases, Washington mumps outbreak continues to grow. ...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Instapundit

    Approximately 25% of the total infections occurred among people within the 14 to 18 age group, 22% in the 10 to 13 age group, 14% in the 5 to 9 age group, 5% in the 19 to 24 age group and 3% in the infant to 4 age group. People over 25 made up the remaining reported infections.

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  14. A divided, testy Senate confirms Trump health secretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: FILE - In this Jan. 24, 2017 file photo, Health and Human Services Secretary-designate, Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga. pauses while testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Finance Committee.

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  15. Amtrak halts Empire Builder service once againRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Star Tribune

    Winter weather in Montana and mudslides in Washington has forced Amtrak to halt service on the Empire Builder for the second time this week. Thursday's westbound Amtrak from Chicago to the West Coast was held at Union Depot in St. Paul due to a track closure at Marias Pass, Montana.

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  16. Trump's health secretary pick confirmed narrowly for CabinetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Jan. 24, 2017 file photo, Health and Human Services Secretary-designate, Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga. pauses while testifying on Capitol Hill in Washington at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Finance Committee.

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  17. Divided, testy Senate confirms Tom Price as Trump health secretary in party-line voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | South Florida Sun-Sentinel

    Health and Human Services Secretary-designate, Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., pauses while testifying in Washington at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Finance Committee on Jan. 24, 2017. Health and Human Services Secretary-designate, Rep. Tom Price, R-Ga., pauses while testifying in Washington at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Finance Committee on Jan. 24, 2017.

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  18. Shoulder stands, smiles and surplus of spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    SPOKANE, Wash. - The Lilac City is melting. Just about everywhere you look you'll see icicles dripping, or snow falling from pine trees.

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  19. Parking enforcement dealing with iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    SPOKANE, Wash. - Shoulder stands, smiles, and a surplus of spirit make up this squad.

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  20. Reaction to court refusing to reinstate Trump travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | NewsOK.com

    A federal appeals court refused to reinstate President Donald Trump's ban on travelers from seven predominantly Muslim nations. Here is some reaction to the decision: "Well, Mr. President, we just saw you in court, and we beat you.

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