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  1. Everyone Forgot the Washington Aqueduct Was a Political Football -...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | Washingtonian.com

    The Washington Aqueduct might seem an unlikely political football-the system of tunnels, bridges, and reservoirs has mostly stayed out of the headlines for a century. But the news that President Trump hopes to sell the aqueduct, which pumps water to households in DC and several Virginia communities, returns it to its origins as a source of free-flowing intrigue.

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  2. Millions who buy health insurance brace for sharp increasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | WMBF

    Trump has been wrestling for months with what to do with the Obama-era DACA program, which has given nearly 800,000 young immigrants a reprieve from deportation and the ability to work legally. Trump has been wrestling for months with what to do with the Obama-era DACA program, which has given nearly 800,000 young immigrants a reprieve from deportation and the ability to work legally.

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  3. SNYDER: Huge upsets have Howard, Maryland in spotlightRead the original story

    Monday Sep 4 | Washington Times

    Sacrificial lambs' odds of survival are better than those Maryland and Howard faced Saturday when they ventured to Texas and Las Vegas, respectively. The Longhorns were unveiling hotshot new coach, Tom Herman, hired to lead Texas back to its presumed rightful place among college football royalty.

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  4. Officers smash window to save dog in hot carRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | WPXI

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  5. Officers smash window to save dog in hot car Police in Washington...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | WFTV Orlando

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  6. Clark County drafts plan to improve Whipple Creek water quality amid urban developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | The Columbian

    The parking lots, subdivisions and roads that have sprung up in Clark County in recent decades put new pressures on local streams and the aquatic life they support. Its up to state and local officials to balance the county's continuing development with maintaining and improving the water quality of its small waterways.

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  7. Patty Murray, Lamar AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee Chairman Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., accompanied by the committee's ranking member Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  8. Manufacturing Week will celebrate sector, highlight opportunitiesRead the original story

    Monday Sep 4 | Wenatchee World

    In addition to the best airplanes in the world, we also make one of the world's fastest rowing shells, state-of-the-art medical devices that save lives, the exceptional food and wines enjoyed around our tables and countless other highly sought-after products. As Washington's designated manufacturing association, the Association of Washington Business is pleased to report that there's a lot to celebrate.

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  9. Many see no relief as premium rises hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 4 | NWAonline

    In this Jan. 31, 2017 file photo, Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee Chairman Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., accompanied by the committee's ranking member Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  10. Leesa Sleep and the Washington Redskins Team Up to Tackle BedlessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 3 | Washingtonian.com

    You've probably seen a variety of ads for bed-in-a-box companies pop up on your newsfeed. What makes Virginia's own Leesa Sleep stand out? They conduct their business differently with a focus on community and giving back.

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  11. California would be first to give residents a third gender optionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 3 | Washington Examiner

    California is moving to make it easier for transgender people to identify as the gender of their choice with legislation that would give residents a way to chose on all state documents, including birth certificates and driver's licenses. Democratic state Sens. Toni Atkins of San Diego and Scott Wiener of San Francisco introduced legislation this spring that would add a third option to the conventional male and female choices people have when asked to declare their sex.

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  12. Fancher double fire in Medical Lake now 100% containedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 3 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Two engines stayed on scene Sunday night and more resources will be brought in Monday morning to monitor the flames and make sure the fire it out. The fire had grown to more than 200 acres in size since it started Sunday.

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  13. Where is the smoke coming from? Map shows 74+ wildfires burning in western statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 3 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    If you're wondering where all of the smoke in the air is coming from... the answer is probably not one specific fire. Currently there are more than 74 major wildfires burning in 8 western states including Washington, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Nevada, Utah, Wyoming and California.

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  14. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | WKOW-TV

    Houston's mayor insists that America's fourth-largest city is "open for business," but major disasters that Harvey created are by no means resolved. Houston's mayor insists that America's fourth-largest city is "open for business," but major disasters that Harvey created are by no means resolved.

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  15. Frustration mounts over premiums for Affordable Care Act individual health plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 3 | Denver Post

    In this Jan. 31, 2017 file photo, Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee Chairman Sen. Lamar Alexander, R-Tenn., accompanied by the committee's ranking member Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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  16. MDOC now offers Nixle service for landlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 3 | MIPrepZone

    The Michigan Department of Corrections has added another way people can get its public safety alerts _ through a landline telephone. Nixle, a free community notification system that gives real-time information, has been offering the service via text, email, voice message, social media and the Nixle mobile app.

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  17. Razor Vs. Shaver: Inmates File Civil Rights Complaint Over Shared Electric RazorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Convicted murderers Charles Longshore, left, and Keith Closson have filed a federal civil rights complaint against the Washington Department of Corrections for requiring inmates in segregation units to share electric razors. Two Washington state inmates at the Stafford Creek Corrections Center near Aberdeen have filed a civil rights complaint in federal court over prison shaving policies.

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  18. PUD agreement could break water rights gridlockRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2017 | Wenatchee World

    The Chelan County PUD is close to a deal with the state that would free up water rights for new development throughout the Lake Chelan basin - enough for an estimated 5,000 to 10,000 new homes. The proposed agreement with the state Department of Ecology establishes the framework for future water allocations that have been delayed for years because of Ecology's workload, and uncertainty over how much water is available.

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  19. Washington Huskiesa roll call a " Week 2 opponent is MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | The Olympian

    Montana mascot Monte tries to rally the crowd during an NCAA college football game Saturday, Oct. 19, 2016, in Missoula, Mont. Montana State won 24-17.

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  20. Trump roils debt-ceiling debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | The Hill

    Congressional Republicans, already staring into an ugly September, awoke Thursday to new tweets from President Trump accusing party leaders of bungling the debt-limit talks and, by extension, increasing the odds of a government default.

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