Washington D.C. Travel Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Global praise for Enda Kenny after his inspiring immigration speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Independent.ie

    Taoiseach Enda Kenny speaks during the Friends of Ireland Luncheon at the U.S Capitol in Washington, DC. Photo: Olivier Douliery-Pool/Getty Images The Taoiseach used the St Patrick's day visit to speak about the contribution of the Irish community in the United States, leading to the New York Times calling it a "lecture" for the US President on immigration.

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  2. $1 Million Received by the National Gallery of Art from the Edmond J. ...Read the original story

    Friday Mar 17 | PressReleasePoint

    Washington, DC-The National Gallery of Art announced today a $1 million grant from the Edmond J. Safra Foundation to support the Edmond J. Safra Visiting Professorship at the Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts . This generous gift coincides with the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation's endowment challenge grant to the National Gallery of Art on the occasion of the Gallery's 75th anniversary.

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  3. Mr. President, Your Old Neighborhood In Queens Would Shock YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Forward

    As fellow Queens natives, we write to you with a question: When was the last time you walked down Midland Parkway to Hillside Avenue? In your still bucolic childhood neighborhood, you would find the Queens campus of the United Nations International School on Croydon Road and the Convent of R.C. Church of Immaculate Conception on Midland. While the Conservative Synagogue of Jamaica Estates is no longer at Wexford Terrace, the Bait-Uz-Zafar Mosque and Queens chapter of the Sisterhood of Salaam Shalom are flourishing nearby.

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  4. New Museum in Democratic Republic of Congo to Address Economic Inequality through ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Artforum Intl.

    Rendering of the Office for Metropolitan Architecture's design for the new white cube museum in Lusanga, the Democratic Republic of Congo. A new museum focused on exposing worldwide inequalities will open on a former Unilever palm oil plantation in the Congolese forest in April.

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  5. Trump will wait until after the end of year to donate profits from foreign governmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | USA Today

    President Trump said he would donate profits from foreign government patrons at his hotels and similar businesses, but it hasn't happened yet. The company says it will donate the money at the end of the year.

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  6. Justice appeals ruling over Trump travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | USA Today

    Justice appeals ruling over Trump travel ban Trump administration could fight on several fronts in different appeals courts. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2mbFS1S President Donald Trump speaks during a joint press conference with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the White House on March 17, 2017 in Washington, D.C. The Department of Justice on Friday appealed one of two federal court rulings that halted President Trump's revised travel ban targeting six majority-Muslim countries just hours before it was set to go into effect.

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  7. Documenta 14 Announces Details of Cultural Exchange Between Athens and KasselRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 7 | Artforum Intl.

    Today, Documenta 14 and its Athens-based partner, the National Museum of Contemporary Art , held their first press conference in Kassel to reveal details about the concept for this year's exhibition. As Adam Szymczyk, Documenta's artistic director, introduced the conference, he said that the collaboration between Athens and Kassel is "far more profound than we could have expected."

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  8. Trump and Merkel news conference: live blog and videoRead the original story

    Friday Mar 17 | MarketWatch

    Follow along with MarketWatch's Robert Schroeder for a live blog, with video, of the joint Donald Trump-Angela Merkel news conference. Merkel, meanwhile, was planning to tell Trump that BMW's plant in South Carolina exports lots of cars from the U.S. NPR reported Merkel is traveling with top executives from the automaker as well as from Siemens and industrial parts manufacturer Schaeffler.

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  9. Spotlight on Commerce: Mary C. Oursler, Keeper of the Census RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Department of Commerce

    Photo of Mary Oursler in 1937: Mary maintained the original census returns for the entirety of the United States for over 30 years. Ed. note: This post is part of the Spotlight on Commerce series highlighting the contributions of current and past members of the Department of Commerce during Women's History Month.

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  10. The Real Price Tag of Trump's Mar-a-Lago Trips Is Sobering to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Greenwich Citizen

    At first, residents of Palm Beach found it exciting, myself included. Love him or hate him, having the President of the United States in your hometown is electrifying.

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  11. Middle Market Digest: This Week in the North WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | GlobeSt.com

    Here's a look at this week's trends, announcements and deals that you may have missed in the country's North West region. Get alerted any time new stories match your search criteria.

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  12. Washington's National Gallery of Art Receives $1 Million Gift from Safra FoundationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Artforum Intl.

    The National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, has received a $1 million gift from the Edmond J. Safra Foundation in support of arts scholarship, Pac Pobric of the Art Newspaper reports. The donation will allow the institution to create a permanent professor position at the museum's Center for Advanced Study in the Visual Arts.

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  13. Public Schedule: Public Schedule: March 17, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | State Department

    SECRETARY REX TILLERSON Secretary Tillerson is on travel to Tokyo, Japan, and Seoul, Republic of Korea. He is accompanied by Acting Assistant Secretary for East Asian and Pacific Affairs Susan Thornton and Chief of Staff Margaret Peterlin.

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  14. Donald Trump's Best Legal Strategy: An ApologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Time

    The reflection of U.S. President Donald Trump is seen in a mirror while he speaks during the Friends of Ireland Luncheon at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., on March 16, 2017. In light of President Trump's second major legal defeat in as many months, he may be left with no choice.

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  15. Rosalind S. Helderman & Tom Hamburger:Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Jewish World Review

    Michael Flynn, who was forced to resign as national security adviser amid controversy over his contacts with Russia's ambassador, collected nearly $68,000 in fees and expenses from Russia-related entities in 2015, a higher amount than was previously known, according to newly released documents. The records show that the bulk of the money, more than $45,000, came from the Russian government-backed television network RT, in connection to a December 2015 trip Flynn took to Moscow.

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  16. Even Breitbart came out swinging against Trump's health planRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | ABC News

    This is part of a plan by the Trump campaign, administered separately from the Trump administration, to hold a rally each fortnight. The President also held an event in Michigan this week as part of his leadership duties, but the Nashville appearance was about maintaining his connection with his base and keeping the momentum alive following on from last year.

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  17. Cold comfort in the USRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | BBC News

    The snow is falling outside the Dubliner pub in the centre of Washington DC, not far from the Capitol Building with its huge dome. Inside in the warmth, Brian Gaffney, a guitar-playing singer from County Kerry entertains with a selection of Irish ballads.

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  18. Slammer Sale: States find closed prisons can be a tough sellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | The Miami Herald

    In this March 3, 2017 photo, razor wire is coiled along a fence at the closed Mount McGregor Correctional Facility in Wilton, N.Y. Perched atop an Adirondack mountain, the 325-acre site for sale seems to have everything a developer could want: spectacular views, a man-made lake, close proximity to the tourist destination of Saratoga Springs and, oh, former President Ulysses S. Grant lived out his final days in a home next door. States are finding out the hard way that closed prisons can be a tough sell.

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  19. Howard University Students spend Spring Break week in FlintRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | WJRT

    Instead of heading to Miami Beach for spring break, 44 students from Howard University in Washington DC piled into a bus to road trip to Flint. Flint is one 13 locations Howard University students are traveling to for an "Alternative " Spring Break experience.

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  20. Flynn paid by multiple Russia-related entities, documents showRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    Michael Flynn, who was forced to resign as national security adviser amid controversy over his contacts with Russia's ambassador, collected nearly $68,000 in fees and expenses from Russia-related entities in 2015, a higher amount than was previously known, according to newly released documents. The records show that the bulk of the money, more than $45,000, came from the Russian government-backed television network RT, in connection to a December 2015 trip Flynn took to Moscow.

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