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Dan Thompson: Eastern Washington likely in this position with healthy Gage Gubrud, but Eagles are happy with Eric Barriere under center - The Spokesman-Review

Dan Thompson: Eastern Washington likely in this position with healthy Gage Gubrud, but Eagles are happy with Eric Barriere under center  The Spokesman-Review

But in the long run, the progression of Eric Barriere – still just a redshirt sophomore – is going to pay off big time for the Eastern Washington football team.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 7:09 am


Australia's Jerusalem decision is more like Moscow's than Washington's - The Jerusalem Post - Israel News

Australia's Jerusalem decision is more like Moscow's than Washington's  The Jerusalem Post - Israel News

Saturday's announcement by Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison is more similar to what Moscow did last year than what Washington did.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 6:11 am


No. 13 Virginia Tech holds off Washington 73-61 - The News Tribune

No. 13 Virginia Tech holds off Washington 73-61  The News Tribune

Nikell Alexander-Walker scored 24 points to lead No. 13 Virginia Tech to a 73-61 victory over Washington in the Air Force Reserve Boardwalk Classic.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 3:47 am


1 dead, 1 suffers critical injuries after crash near Washington, Eastern - News3LV

1 dead, 1 suffers critical injuries after crash near Washington, Eastern  News3LV

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a fatal crash near Washington Avenue and Eastern Avenue. The crash took place just after 4 ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 2:24 am


‘1,000 little steps’: Global climate talks end in progress but fail to address the galloping pace of climate change - The Washington Post

‘1,000 little steps’: Global climate talks end in progress but fail to address the galloping pace of climate change  The Washington Post

KATOWICE, Poland — Weary climate negotiators limped across the finish line Saturday night after days of round-the-clock talks, striking a deal that keeps the ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 1:41 am


Washington waives Kapri Bibbs, Marcus Smith - NBC Sports

Washington waives Kapri Bibbs, Marcus Smith  NBC Sports

A little roster tweaking on Saturday resulted in the termination of a pair of vested veterans. Running back Kapri Bibbs and defensive end Marcus Smith were ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 12:16 am


Health-care law ruling puts Republicans on the defensive after campaign promises - The Washington Post

Health-care law ruling puts Republicans on the defensive after campaign promises  The Washington Post

Republicans are facing a moment of reckoning on health care after a federal judge struck down the Affordable Care Act, imperiling the landmark law the GOP ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 12:15 am


Interior Secretary Zinke resigns amid investigations - The Washington Post

Interior Secretary Zinke resigns amid investigations  The Washington Post

Interior Department Secretary Ryan Zinke submitted his resignation to the White House on Saturday, facing intense pressure to step down because of multiple ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 10:54 pm


As Va. GOP seeks new course, Corey Stewart says he’s finished with statewide politics - Washington Post

As Va. GOP seeks new course, Corey Stewart says he’s finished with statewide politics  Washington Post

NORFOLK — As Virginia Republicans met to figure out how to reverse a decade-long losing streak, their most recent standard-bearer and most polarizing figure, ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 10:41 pm


White House prepares for shutdown as GOP lawmakers struggle for an alternative - The Washington Post

White House prepares for shutdown as GOP lawmakers struggle for an alternative  The Washington Post

The White House and a number of federal agencies have started advanced preparations for a partial government shutdown, as President Trump and ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 10:27 pm


Washington state revving up to implement Paid Family and Medical Leave programs Jan. 1 - KXLY Spokane

Washington state revving up to implement Paid Family and Medical Leave programs Jan. 1  KXLY Spokane

It's almost the new year, which also means that some components of the new Paid Family and Medical Leave programs are being rolled out Jan. 1.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 9:54 pm


Trump makes unannounced visit to Arlington National Cemetery - The Washington Post

Trump makes unannounced visit to Arlington National Cemetery  The Washington Post

President Trump made an unscheduled visit to Arlington National Cemetery on a rainy Saturday, following weeks of criticism for skipping ceremonial visits in the ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 9:33 pm


Canadian police force slammed for handling of dozens of indigenous deaths - The Washington Post

Canadian police force slammed for handling of dozens of indigenous deaths  The Washington Post

MONTREAL — To many, the deaths seemed strange from the start. Seven indigenous students were found dead between 2000 and 2011 in Thunder Bay, ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 9:25 pm


Federal ruling against Obamacare will not affect Washington’s Saturday night deadline to sign up for health insurance - The Seattle Times

Federal ruling against Obamacare will not affect Washington’s Saturday night deadline to sign up for health insurance  The Seattle Times

By midweek, the Washington Health Benefit Exchange had more than 206000 sign-ups since enrollment opened Nov. 1.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 9:11 pm


Legal experts rip judge’s rationale for declaring Obamacare law invalid - The Washington Post

Legal experts rip judge’s rationale for declaring Obamacare law invalid  The Washington Post

A federal judge's ruling declaring the entire Affordable Care Act invalid came under harsh attack Saturday from legal analysts who predicted higher courts will ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 8:41 pm


Drew Brees sends thank-you gift to former teammates, coaches to celebrate NFL milestone - The Washington Post

Drew Brees sends thank-you gift to former teammates, coaches to celebrate NFL milestone  The Washington Post

Two months after Drew Brees set the record for the most passing yards in NFL history, the longtime New Orleans Saints quarterback sent former teammates balls ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 8:18 pm


2018 Is Now The Wettest Year On Record For Washington And Other Cities - NPR

2018 Is Now The Wettest Year On Record For Washington And Other Cities  NPR

Friday night's rainfall in Washington, D.C., has elevated 2018 to the wettest year on record for the nation's capital, and the rain is expected to continue throughout ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 7:32 pm


Maine-Eastern Washington score: Eagles dominate and clinch spot in FCS finals - NCAA.com

Maine-Eastern Washington score: Eagles dominate and clinch spot in FCS finals  NCAA.com

The 2018 FCS finals are set. Eastern Washington will play North Dakota State for the national championship in Frisco, Texas after beating Maine by a score of ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 7:29 pm


Mystery Mueller mayhem at a Washington court - CNN

Mystery Mueller mayhem at a Washington court  CNN

Washington (CNN) Fridays at the DC federal courthouse are typically days of high alert for the press corps trying to discern what special counsel Robert ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 6:58 pm


Mounting legal threats surround Trump as nearly every organization he has led is under investigation - The Washington Post

Mounting legal threats surround Trump as nearly every organization he has led is under investigation  The Washington Post

Two years after Donald Trump won the presidency, nearly every organization he has led in the past decade is under investigation. Trump's private company is ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 6:49 pm


The Sabres head to the road to face red-hot Washington - WBEN

The Sabres head to the road to face red-hot Washington  WBEN

Washington, DC (WGR 550) - The Sabres are not catching Washington at a good time. The Caps have won four straight and 11-out-of 13.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 6:37 pm


Gas prices jump after pipeline shutdown in Washington state - CityNews Vancouver

Gas prices jump after pipeline shutdown in Washington state  CityNews Vancouver

Prices at the pump have jumped about six cents a litre for regular overnight Saturday and they are expected to go up more on Sunday.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:47 pm


Washington Wizards trading for Trevor Ariza of Phoenix Suns - ESPN

Washington Wizards trading for Trevor Ariza of Phoenix Suns  ESPN

After an initial three-team deal fell apart Friday night, the Suns are trading Trevor Ariza to the Wizards and will get Austin Rivers and Kelly Oubre Jr. in return, ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 4:54 pm


Miners in Canada unearth a giant of a diamond — the largest ever in North America - The Washington Post

Miners in Canada unearth a giant of a diamond — the largest ever in North America  The Washington Post

The largest diamond ever discovered in North America was unearthed in October, Canadian mining company Dominion Diamond Mines announced in a ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 4:30 pm


As Trump prepares for his holiday respite in Florida, he is more isolated than ever - The Washington Post

As Trump prepares for his holiday respite in Florida, he is more isolated than ever  The Washington Post

President Trump, more isolated than at any point in his presidency, is scheduled to leave Washington at the end of this week for a holiday respite: two-plus ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 3:31 pm


A second Brexit referendum was once a pipe dream. Now some wonder if it’s the only way out of the chaos. - The Washington Post

A second Brexit referendum was once a pipe dream. Now some wonder if it’s the only way out of the chaos.  The Washington Post

LONDON — Not long ago, staging a second Brexit referendum was a fringe idea — a pipe dream of a handful of “remoaners” who had voted to remain in the ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 3:28 pm


6 easy one-pot dishes to warm you right up - The Washington Post

6 easy one-pot dishes to warm you right up  The Washington Post

One might be the loneliest number, but not when it comes to cooking. One-pot meals — or main dishes that require the use of just one baking dish or skillet ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 3:01 pm


A roomful of cops asked if it’s better to ‘do nothing’ sometimes. Why that’s a good thing. - Washington Post

A roomful of cops asked if it’s better to ‘do nothing’ sometimes. Why that’s a good thing.  Washington Post

Humiliated. That's how Stephen Benson felt as a teenager standing in Union Station, wondering how he ended up in handcuffs. An officer had run up to him and ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 12:30 pm


Diplomat from Melania Trump’s native Slovenia warns of waning U.S. influence in Europe - The Washington Post

Diplomat from Melania Trump’s native Slovenia warns of waning U.S. influence in Europe  The Washington Post

The foreign minister of Slovenia, a small Balkan country that many Americans associate with native daughter Melania Trump, came to Washington this week to ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 12:00 pm


Public transit system in Washington DC struggles with privatization - The Guardian

Public transit system in Washington DC struggles with privatization  The Guardian

Union employees are fighting the effort in favor of better benefits and working conditions, as well as keeping public costs down. Michael Sainato. Sat 15 Dec ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 11:00 am


Bellevue CEO pays off Walmart layaways for 110 Washington families - MyNorthwest.com

Bellevue CEO pays off Walmart layaways for 110 Washington families  MyNorthwest.com

One CEO in Washington makes a habit of donating big, in unique ways each holiday season. This year, he paid the layaway bills for families at two Walmart ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 8:22 am


James Wolfe asks court why his sentence for lies to FBI could be higher than Michael Flynn’s - Washington Post

James Wolfe asks court why his sentence for lies to FBI could be higher than Michael Flynn’s  Washington Post

Attorneys for a former Senate Intelligence Committee staffer who admitted lying to investigators in an FBI leak probe accused federal prosecutors Friday of ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:15 am


Carolyn Hax: How dare my sister appreciate her wonderful husband?? - The Washington Post

Carolyn Hax: How dare my sister appreciate her wonderful husband??  The Washington Post

Is the smugness in how she's saying it or how you're hearing it?

Published on 15 December 2018 | 4:59 am


A submerged oil pipeline triggers a winter of frigid protest - Washington Post

A submerged oil pipeline triggers a winter of frigid protest  Washington Post

Opponents say the aging Line 5 puts the Great Lakes at risk. Michigan's outgoing governor wants to ensure it keeps operating.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 2:15 am


Schiff says House Intelligence panel will examine possible foreign funding of Trump’s inaugural committee - The Washington Post

Schiff says House Intelligence panel will examine possible foreign funding of Trump’s inaugural committee  The Washington Post

The incoming chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Friday that his panel plans to investigate possible “illicit foreign funding or involvement in the ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 12:36 am


Washington's mad holiday dash begins - CNN

Washington's mad holiday dash begins  CNN

Washington (CNN) This week was a blur as political Washington works frantically to clear its plate before hopping on planes, trains and automobiles to head ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 12:30 am


The oath Trump actually took during his inauguration - The Washington Post

The oath Trump actually took during his inauguration  The Washington Post

President Trump's 2017 inaugural committee finances are under criminal investigation by federal prosecutors.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 12:20 am


My advice to progressives: Don’t back down - The Washington Post

My advice to progressives: Don’t back down  The Washington Post

It's not enough just to defeat Trump in 2020. Democrats need a blueprint for the future.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 12:06 am


Trump names budget director Mick Mulvaney as acting White House chief of staff - The Washington Post

Trump names budget director Mick Mulvaney as acting White House chief of staff  The Washington Post

President Trump on Friday abruptly named Mick Mulvaney, currently the director of the Office of Management and Budget, as acting White House chief of staff, ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:30 pm


Report: Johnson & Johnson knew its talcum powder sometimes had asbestos traces - The Washington Post

Report: Johnson & Johnson knew its talcum powder sometimes had asbestos traces  The Washington Post

The stock price of pharmaceutical and medical-products giant Johnson & Johnson plunged 10 percent Friday after a news report said the company knew for ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:12 pm


After Decades, 'Rolling Thunder' To Make Its Last Big Ride Through Washington, D.C. - NPR

After Decades, 'Rolling Thunder' To Make Its Last Big Ride Through Washington, D.C.  NPR

The sound of motorcycles rumbling through the nation's capital has been a staple of Memorial Day weekend since 1988.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 10:22 pm


The GOP majority’s last words: But her emails! - The Washington Post

The GOP majority’s last words: But her emails!  The Washington Post

Republicans, in the waning hours of their eight-year reign in the House, are using this precious time to do what they love best: investigating Hillary Clinton's ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 10:01 pm


Special counsel rejects suggestion by Flynn’s attorneys that he was misled in FBI interview - The Washington Post

Special counsel rejects suggestion by Flynn’s attorneys that he was misled in FBI interview  The Washington Post

The special counsel's office on Friday fired back at the suggestion that former national security adviser Michael Flynn might have been duped into lying to the FBI ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:46 pm


Catholic U. fires professor for relationship with subordinate - Washington Post

Catholic U. fires professor for relationship with subordinate  Washington Post

Catholic University fired a veteran professor this week for having sex with an employee he supervised in 2013. The university in Northeast Washington said it ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:45 pm


Over 100K lose power as high winds hit Washington, Oregon - The Seattle Times

Over 100K lose power as high winds hit Washington, Oregon  The Seattle Times

The National Weather *Service* issued high wind warnings Friday for Oregon and Washington's Pacific Coast and Washington's northern interior with wind ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:43 pm


Big Washington clean-up bill leads House Democrats' list - Reuters

Big Washington clean-up bill leads House Democrats' list  Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - When the Democrats take over the U.S. House of Representatives in three weeks, their first order of business is expected to be a ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 8:06 pm


Washington Governor Proposes Dramatic Plan to Save Dying Orca Population - Smithsonian.com

Washington Governor Proposes Dramatic Plan to Save Dying Orca Population  Smithsonian.com

In an ambitious effort to save a flailing Northwest orca population, Washington State Governor Jay Inslee has announced a dramatic—and costly—conservation ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 7:15 pm


New media hit stumbling block, scaring away some investors - The Washington Post

New media hit stumbling block, scaring away some investors  The Washington Post

Some investors have cooled on new media sites and the recent sale of Mic is just the latest symptom. Others have diversified their revenue steams to survive ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:33 pm


From No. 1 draft pick to basketball’s biggest enigma: No one knows what’s up with Markelle Fultz - The Washington Post

From No. 1 draft pick to basketball’s biggest enigma: No one knows what’s up with Markelle Fultz  The Washington Post

PHILADELPHIA — About an hour had passed after Markelle Fultz's last appearance on an NBA court, and he had something to say. It was Nov. 19, and Fultz ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:17 pm


Former Trump chief of staff Reince Priebus selected to join Navy with backing from Mattis - The Washington Post

Former Trump chief of staff Reince Priebus selected to join Navy with backing from Mattis  The Washington Post

Reince Priebus, a former chief of staff to President Trump and Republican power broker, could join the Navy after a months-long process in which Defense ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:53 pm


Trump routinely says things that aren't true. Few Americans believe him, according to a Washington Post Fact Checker poll. - The Washington Post

Trump routinely says things that aren't true. Few Americans believe him, according to a Washington Post Fact Checker poll.  The Washington Post

For months, President Trump has claimed that U.S. Steel has announced plans to build more than six new plants. Throughout the midterm election, he ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:52 pm


All the things Trump didn’t count on - The Washington Post

All the things Trump didn’t count on  The Washington Post

President Trump's inability to respond to one charge emanating from one witness, a charge not even within the purview of the special counsel, suggests he will ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:30 pm


Trump, a global loner, finds his China trade war complaints draw a crowd - The Washington Post

Trump, a global loner, finds his China trade war complaints draw a crowd  The Washington Post

After almost a year of going it alone, President Trump finds himself with a surprising weapon in his trade confrontation with China: allies. Pressure from Europe ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 4:56 pm


Women’s March rolls out political platform before its third Washington rally - Washington Post

Women’s March rolls out political platform before its third Washington rally  Washington Post

For two years, the Women's March has cultivated an image: fiery protests, rallies, sit-ins, arrests and women taking to the streets en masse with catchy slogans, ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 4:34 pm


Facebook says a new bug allowed apps to access private photos of up to 6.8 million users - The Washington Post

Facebook says a new bug allowed apps to access private photos of up to 6.8 million users  The Washington Post

Facebook on Friday revealed that a major software bug may have allowed third-party apps to wrongly access the photos of up to 6.8 million users, including ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 4:00 pm


Washington Post runs full-page ad of Jamal Khashoggi: 'Principles of free expression endure' - USA TODAY

Washington Post runs full-page ad of Jamal Khashoggi: 'Principles of free expression endure'  USA TODAY

Publisher Fred Ryan told Politico the Post will continue to push for justice in Khashoggi's death "until meaningful action is taken."

Published on 14 December 2018 | 2:09 pm


The Stats Say Washington Should Have Signed Colin Kaepernick (And It’s Still Not Too Late!) - FiveThirtyEight

The Stats Say Washington Should Have Signed Colin Kaepernick (And It’s Still Not Too Late!)  FiveThirtyEight

After starting quarterback Alex Smith broke his leg in Week 11, the Washington Redskins rode their journeyman backup, Colt McCoy, to two losses and a 7-3 ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 2:00 pm


Michael Flynn's transformation from storied officer to heated partisan - Washington Post

Michael Flynn's transformation from storied officer to heated partisan  Washington Post

Before he pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI, before he became a folk hero to many of President Trump's most loyal supporters, before he pivoted from ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 12:54 pm


Trump’s claim that he didn’t violate campaign finance law is weak — and dangerous - The Washington Post

Trump’s claim that he didn’t violate campaign finance law is weak — and dangerous  The Washington Post

Last week, in their case against Michael Cohen, federal prosecutors in New York filed a sentencing brief concluding that, in committing the felony ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:04 am


Nancy Wilson, acclaimed ‘song stylist’ who defied musical boundaries, dies at 81 - The Washington Post

Nancy Wilson, acclaimed ‘song stylist’ who defied musical boundaries, dies at 81  The Washington Post

Nancy Wilson, an award-winning singer whose beguiling expressiveness in jazz, R&B, gospel, soul and pop made her a crossover recording star for five ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 4:43 am


N.C. congressional candidate sought out aide, despite warnings over tactics - The Washington Post

N.C. congressional candidate sought out aide, despite warnings over tactics  The Washington Post

North Carolina congressional candidate Mark Harris (R) directed the hiring of a campaign aide now at the center of an election-fraud investigation, according to ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 1:43 am


Rolling Thunder says 2019 motorcycle rally will be its last in D.C. - Washington Post

Rolling Thunder says 2019 motorcycle rally will be its last in D.C.  Washington Post

A massive annual motorcycle rally staged in Washington will end next year, with organizers citing a lack of law enforcement cooperation and “increased ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 1:24 am


7-year-old migrant girl taken into Border Patrol custody dies of dehydration, exhaustion - The Washington Post

7-year-old migrant girl taken into Border Patrol custody dies of dehydration, exhaustion  The Washington Post

A 7-year-old girl from Guatemala died of dehydration and shock after she was taken into Border Patrol custody last week for crossing from Mexico into the United ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 12:45 am


Mueller’s treatment of cooperating witnesses suggests end of Russia investigation may be near - The Washington Post

Mueller’s treatment of cooperating witnesses suggests end of Russia investigation may be near  The Washington Post

Special counsel Robert S. Mueller III is setting a curious pattern as he squeezes cooperation and guilty pleas out of suspects in his investigation, one that ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:58 pm


Senate votes to condemn Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi killing, end support for Yemen war - The Washington Post

Senate votes to condemn Saudi crown prince for Khashoggi killing, end support for Yemen war  The Washington Post

The Senate on Thursday delivered back-to-back rebukes of President Trump's embrace of Saudi Arabia, first voting to end U.S. participation in the Saudi-led war ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:55 pm


For Arizona governor, McSally’s star dims as possible choice for Senate seat - The Washington Post

For Arizona governor, McSally’s star dims as possible choice for Senate seat  The Washington Post

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey has lost enthusiasm for appointing Rep. Martha McSally, a fellow Republican, to the Senate in recent weeks even as Republican ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:14 pm


Russian Maria Butina pleads guilty in case to forge Kremlin bond with U.S. conservatives - The Washington Post

Russian Maria Butina pleads guilty in case to forge Kremlin bond with U.S. conservatives  The Washington Post

A Russian gun rights activist pleaded guilty Thursday to conspiring with a senior Russian official to infiltrate the conservative movement in the United States as ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 5:06 pm


Mika Brzezinski described Mike Pompeo with a homophobic slur. Her non-apology didn’t help. - The Washington Post

Mika Brzezinski described Mike Pompeo with a homophobic slur. Her non-apology didn’t help.  The Washington Post

"SO SORRY!” the MSNBC host tweeted after using a vulgar and homophobic term to describe the secretary of state.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 11:39 am


Second Canadian detained in China amid row over Huawei extradition - The Washington Post

Second Canadian detained in China amid row over Huawei extradition  The Washington Post

BEIJING — A second Canadian has been detained in China on charges of “suspected involvement in activities that jeopardize China's national security,” ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 11:06 am


He was told his father walked out in 1961. Then he started digging up the basement. - The Washington Post

He was told his father walked out in 1961. Then he started digging up the basement.  The Washington Post

A discovery in October solved one 57-year-old mystery for a Long Island family. Now they face another troubling question.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:27 am


Melania Trump’s approval rating is down by double digits - The Washington Post

Melania Trump’s approval rating is down by double digits  The Washington Post

The first lady's approval rating fell to 43 percent, down from 54 percent in October, hitting the lowest point since her husband took office.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 3:11 am


Washington and Oregon lawmakers return to Interstate Bridge talks, with thanks and questions - OregonLive.com

Washington and Oregon lawmakers return to Interstate Bridge talks, with thanks and questions  OregonLive.com

For the first time in years, Oregon and Washington lawmakers sat in a room and talked about the Interstate Bridge.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 2:19 am


Trump’s ultimatum on border wall boxes in fellow Republicans - The Washington Post

Trump’s ultimatum on border wall boxes in fellow Republicans  The Washington Post

President Trump's increasingly urgent push to construct a massive wall on the border with Mexico has created a nightmare scenario for congressional ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 12:51 am


Workers are ghosting their employers like bad dates - Houston Chronicle

Workers are ghosting their employers like bad dates  Houston Chronicle

Economists report that workers are starting to act like millennials on Tinder: They're ditching jobs with nary a text. “A number of contacts said that they had been ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:56 pm


Immigration judge revokes green card, orders deportation of Virginia activist Alejandra Pablos - The Washington Post

Immigration judge revokes green card, orders deportation of Virginia activist Alejandra Pablos  The Washington Post

An immigration judge in Arizona on Tuesday stripped prominent immigration and reproductive-rights activist Alejandra Pablos of her green card and ordered her ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:55 pm


Derrius Guice, his rehab delayed by infection, plans to return ‘faster, bigger, stronger’ - The Washington Post

Derrius Guice, his rehab delayed by infection, plans to return ‘faster, bigger, stronger’  The Washington Post

The Redskins' rookie running back was lost for the year on Aug. 9 to a torn ACL. But even after some setbacks in his recovery, he says hopes to be back for team ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:26 pm


Congress just passed an $867 billion farm bill. Here’s what’s in it. - The Washington Post

Congress just passed an $867 billion farm bill. Here’s what’s in it.  The Washington Post

Congress has voted for an $867 billion farm bill with strong bipartisan support, spurred in part by pressure from farmers battered by President Trump's trade war ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:07 pm


A strange radar blip crawled over southern Illinois for 10 hours. What was it? - The Washington Post

A strange radar blip crawled over southern Illinois for 10 hours. What was it?  The Washington Post

The National Weather *Service* said it wasn't precipitation. The blob eventually broke up over western Kentucky.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 7:51 pm


Gun-control group claims victory at ballot box, in statehouses - Washington Post

Gun-control group claims victory at ballot box, in statehouses  Washington Post

The gun-control group Everytown claims that 2018 has been one of the most successful years ever for the movement, with candidates who ran as advocates of ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 5:46 pm


Dear tech companies, I don’t want to see pregnancy ads after my child was stillborn - The Washington Post

Dear tech companies, I don’t want to see pregnancy ads after my child was stillborn  The Washington Post

Dear Tech Companies: I know you knew I was pregnant. It's my fault, I just couldn't resist those Instagram hashtags — #30weekspregnant, #babybump. And, silly ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 5:07 pm


A Chinese Tycoon Sought Power and Influence. Washington Responded. - The New York Times

A Chinese Tycoon Sought Power and Influence. Washington Responded.  The New York Times

Ye Jianming courted the Biden family and networked with former United States security officials. Today, his empire is crashing down in court.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 4:58 pm


Romanian Consulate event at Trump hotel in Chicago draws scrutiny - The Washington Post

Romanian Consulate event at Trump hotel in Chicago draws scrutiny  The Washington Post

That event, held Nov. 29, brought more than 300 people to a meeting room at the hotel along the Chicago River, which President Trump still owns.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 1:46 pm


‘I’m a manila envelope taped to a beige wall’: Mike Pence was bizarrely silent in the Oval Office and everyone noticed - The Washington Post

‘I’m a manila envelope taped to a beige wall’: Mike Pence was bizarrely silent in the Oval Office and everyone noticed  The Washington Post

As Seth Meyers began his show Tuesday night mocking President Trump's Oval Office meeting with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 11:37 am


A 9-year-old’s family says she committed suicide after racist bullying, including taunts of ‘kill yourself’ - The Washington Post

A 9-year-old’s family says she committed suicide after racist bullying, including taunts of ‘kill yourself’  The Washington Post

McKenzie Adams wanted to be a scientist when she grew up. The 9-year-old excelled in math. But she also liked riding her bike, playing with dolls, PlayStation 4 ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 10:45 am


Trump says ‘the people would revolt’ if he were impeached - The Washington Post

Trump says ‘the people would revolt’ if he were impeached  The Washington Post

President Trump commented on impeachment Tuesday, claiming he's unconcerned by the possibility and positing that “the people would revolt if that happened.

Published on 12 December 2018 | 4:08 am


CBS News settles lawsuit with 3 women who accused Charlie Rose of harassment - Washington Post

CBS News settles lawsuit with 3 women who accused Charlie Rose of harassment  Washington Post

CBS News has settled a lawsuit filed by three women who accused Charlie Rose of sexually harassing them and asserted that the network had been “fully ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 3:39 am


Google CEO Sundar Pichai emerges ‘unscathed’ from the circus in Washington - Washington Post

Google CEO Sundar Pichai emerges ‘unscathed’ from the circus in Washington  Washington Post

After nearly four hours of rambling questions and partisan bickering, Pichai emerged on Tuesday from his first-ever testimony to Congress almost entirely ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 3:28 am


U.S. investigators point to China in Marriott hack affecting 500 million guests - The Washington Post

U.S. investigators point to China in Marriott hack affecting 500 million guests  The Washington Post

U.S. government investigators increasingly believe that Chinese state hackers were most likely responsible for the massive intrusion reported last month into ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 2:59 am


Record count reported for mysterious paralyzing illness, 9 in Washington - KOMO News

Record count reported for mysterious paralyzing illness, 9 in Washington  KOMO News

NEW YORK (AP) — This year has seen a record number of cases of a mysterious paralyzing illness in children, U. S. health officials said Monday. The record ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 9:33 pm


Colin Kaepernick can’t even consider playing for Washington - The Washington Post

Colin Kaepernick can’t even consider playing for Washington  The Washington Post

It would be a zenith of insincerity for Kaepernick to continue his stand for racial justice and at the same time take a paycheck from a team that symbolizes racial ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 7:51 pm


Back-to-back fireballs bolted through Washington’s sky Monday evening - The Washington Post

Back-to-back fireballs bolted through Washington’s sky Monday evening  The Washington Post

If you looked up at the right times Monday evening, you may have seen something out of this world. Not one, but two, bright fireballs lit up the skies Monday ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:31 pm


Kelly to remain as White House chief of staff through Jan. 2 or longer, official says - The Washington Post

Kelly to remain as White House chief of staff through Jan. 2 or longer, official says  The Washington Post

White House Chief of Staff John F. Kelly will remain in the job through at least Jan. 2 to ensure “a very peaceful and pragmatic transition” for his successor, White ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:11 pm


Researchers create first sensor package that can ride aboard bees - UW Today

Researchers create first sensor package that can ride aboard bees  UW Today

Researchers at the University of Washington have created a sensor package that is small enough to ride aboard a bumblebee.Mark Stone/University of ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 4:46 pm


Trump administration to condemn China over hacking and economic espionage, escalating tensions between superpowers - The Washington Post

Trump administration to condemn China over hacking and economic espionage, escalating tensions between superpowers  The Washington Post

The Trump administration is preparing actions this week to call out Beijing for what it says are China's continued efforts to steal American trade secrets and ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 4:40 pm


Time’s Person of the Year: ‘Guardians’ of the truth, including slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi - The Washington Post

Time’s Person of the Year: ‘Guardians’ of the truth, including slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi  The Washington Post

Time named four individuals and one group — all journalists — who this year helped expose “the manipulation and the abuse of truth” around the world.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 1:27 pm


‘There was no Plan B’: Trump scrambles to find chief of staff after top candidate turns him down - The Washington Post

‘There was no Plan B’: Trump scrambles to find chief of staff after top candidate turns him down  The Washington Post

The position has proved to be a particularly thankless task in this White House, and the two people to hold the job have been left with their reputations ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 12:54 am


Meet the Bottomless Pinocchio, a new rating for a false claim repeated over and over again - The Washington Post

Meet the Bottomless Pinocchio, a new rating for a false claim repeated over and over again  The Washington Post

President Trump rarely stops repeating false statements in response to fact checks, so 14 of his repeated claims make the initial list.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 6:16 am


Another Jehovah’s Witness center has been destroyed in 9-month rash of arson attacks - The Washington Post

Another Jehovah’s Witness center has been destroyed in 9-month rash of arson attacks  The Washington Post

At the center of the investigation into crimes against Jehovah's Witnesses — including two fires that destroyed worship centers — is a question that has vexed ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 7:04 pm


Saudi-funded lobbyist paid for 500 rooms at Trump’s hotel after 2016 election - The Washington Post

Saudi-funded lobbyist paid for 500 rooms at Trump’s hotel after 2016 election  The Washington Post

Lobbyists representing the Saudi government reserved blocks of rooms at President Trump's Washington, D.C., hotel within a month of Trump's election in 2016 ...

Published on 5 December 2018 | 8:00 am








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