Tuesday 4th of August, 2020

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The housing crisis is here

The housing crisis is here

The smartest insight and analysis, from all perspectives, rounded up from around the web:This summer's housing market is split into two alternate realities, said Heather Long at The Washington Post. Realtors' cellphones have been "ringin

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A pastor who told congregants not to be afraid of the coronavirus was hospitalized with COVID-19

A pastor who told congregants not to be afraid of the coronavirus was hospitalized with COVID-19

Charles Pope, a pastor in Washington, D.C., tested positive for COVID-19 after advising worshippers not to fear the virus.

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After Missing for 9 Days, Teenager Found Safe Near Washington State Mountain Pass

After Missing for 9 Days, Teenager Found Safe Near Washington State Mountain Pass

Authorities located 18-year-old Gia Fuda just before they were about to start winding down their rescue efforts

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Washington State Trapped Its First 'Murder Hornet'

Washington State Trapped Its First 'Murder Hornet'

Trapping Asian giant hornets is a crucial component for catching and killing the invasive species

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Philippines' police have arrested 76,000 people for breaching lockdown as Duterte wages war on COVID-19 just like his war on drugs

Philippines' police have arrested 76,000 people for breaching lockdown as Duterte wages war on COVID-19 just like his war on drugs

Political science professor Aries Arugay told the Washington Post Duterte's government was a "one-trick pony."

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Full appeals court agrees to wade into Michael Flynn case

Full appeals court agrees to wade into Michael Flynn case

The entire Washington-based federal appeals court is stepping into the legal dispute over former Trump national security adviser Michael Flynn as it weighs whether a judge can be forced to dismiss a case that the Justice Department no longer wants to

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Civil rights icon John Lewis will be buried Thursday in Atlanta with three former presidents in attendance

Civil rights icon John Lewis will be buried Thursday in Atlanta with three former presidents in attendance

The funeral and burial will mark the end of a series of events that have honored John Lewis in Atlanta, Washington D.C. and Alabama.

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Spoiler alert? Kamala Harris outed as Biden's VP pick -- maybe

Spoiler alert? Kamala Harris outed as Biden's VP pick -- maybe

Joe Biden's vice presidential pick has been one of Washington's best kept secrets but a supposedly accidental news publication and Biden's own teasingly displayed notes are raising expectations that the winner is Kamala Harris.Speculation over the ch

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Federal agents pull out of Seattle, mayor says

Federal agents pull out of Seattle, mayor says

U.S. tactical forces arrived in Washington state's largest city last week and were on standby to protect federal facilities after attacks on a federal courthouse in Portland, Oregon.Mayor Jenny Durkan rejected the deployment, saying it did not have t

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The Senate GOP coronavirus relief bill provides $1.75 billion for a new FBI building in Washington after the White House insisted on it

The Senate GOP coronavirus relief bill provides $1.75 billion for a new FBI building in Washington after the White House insisted on it

When prompted, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell appeared to be unaware of the provision: "I'm not sure that it is, is it?"

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Trump was 'bored' with the pandemic — until he was told it was hurting 'our people': fellow Republicans

Trump was 'bored' with the pandemic — until he was told it was hurting 'our people': fellow Republicans

Senior advisers got Trump to take the pandemic more seriously by informing him it was hurting Republicans, according to The Washington Post.

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Covington Catholic Student Settles Defamation Lawsuit with Washington Post

Covington Catholic Student Settles Defamation Lawsuit with Washington Post

Nicholas Sandmann, the Covington Catholic High School student who sued major news outlets in the aftermath of their coverage of a controversial interaction he and several of his classmates had with a Native American activist, said Friday that he has

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Trump news: President rails at ‘Venezuela on steroids’ Democrats as coronavirus cases climb and unrest continues in Portland

Trump news: President rails at ‘Venezuela on steroids’ Democrats as coronavirus cases climb and unrest continues in Portland

Donald Trump lashed out at his Democratic rivals in Washington by branding them “Stone Cold Left – Venezuela on steroids!” after the House of Representatives voted in favour of the No Ban Act, moving to repeal his travel ban on visitors from se

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Trump news – live: President rails at ‘Venezuela on steroids’ Democrats as coronavirus cases climb and unrest continues in Portland

Trump news – live: President rails at ‘Venezuela on steroids’ Democrats as coronavirus cases climb and unrest continues in Portland

Donald Trump has lashed out at his Democratic rivals in Washington by branding them “Stone Cold Left – Venezuela on steroids!” after the House of Representatives voted in favour of the No Ban Act, moving to repeal his travel ban on visitors fro

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The Washington Post and Nick Sandmann settle lawsuit out of court

The Washington Post and Nick Sandmann settle lawsuit out of court

The Washington Post and Covington Catholic student Nick Sandmann have settled a libel and slander lawsuit.

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U.S. diplomats head to China despite row over Houston consulate

U.S. diplomats head to China despite row over Houston consulate

A flight bound for Shanghai carrying U.S. diplomats has left the United States as Washington presses ahead with its plan to restaff its mission in China a day after an American order to close the Chinese consulate in Houston sharply escalated tension

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Washington says new COVID-19 data site is better than CDC program it replaced

Washington says new COVID-19 data site is better than CDC program it replaced

U.S. officials defended a move to take collection of hospital data on COVID-19 cases away from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, saying a new data system launched on Monday is more expansive and robust.Senior Department Health and

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House leaders 'alarmed' federal officers policing protests

House leaders 'alarmed' federal officers policing protests

Top leaders in the U.S. House said Sunday they were “alarmed” by the Trump administration’s tactics against protesters in Portland, Oregon, and other cities, including Washington, D.C., and called on federal inspectors general investigate.“Th

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Polls show Biden routing Trump. Here's how to read them.

Polls show Biden routing Trump. Here's how to read them.

A survey from ABC News and the Washington Post is the latest high-quality poll to show Biden with a double-digit lead.

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Trump accused of calling South Koreans 'terrible people' in front of GOP governor's South Korean-born wife

Trump accused of calling South Koreans 'terrible people' in front of GOP governor's South Korean-born wife

Republican governor Larry Hogan of Maryland claimed Donald Trump disparaged the people of South Korea in front of his wife, who is South Korean.Mr Hogan made the claims in a Washington Post editorial savaging Mr Trump's leadership during the coro

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Trump reportedly 'authorized' and 'encouraged' an op-ed attacking Dr. Fauci, despite the White House's claim to the contrary

Trump reportedly 'authorized' and 'encouraged' an op-ed attacking Dr. Fauci, despite the White House's claim to the contrary

Trump is rattled by Dr. Anthony Fauci's high approval rating on handling the coronavirus, The Washington Post reported Saturday.

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China trades sanctions with U.S. in row over Uighur Muslims

China trades sanctions with U.S. in row over Uighur Muslims

China announced "corresponding sanctions" against the United States on Monday after Washington penalised senior Chinese officials over the treatment of minority Uighur Muslims in the western region of Xinjiang.China's move comes as relations between

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Georgia. Ohio. Texas. Democrats Tell Biden to Go Big (He's Being Cautious).

Georgia. Ohio. Texas. Democrats Tell Biden to Go Big (He's Being Cautious).

WASHINGTON -- With President Donald Trump's poll numbers sliding in traditional battlegrounds as well as conservative-leaning states, and money pouring into Democratic campaigns, Joe Biden is facing rising pressure to expand his ambitions, compet

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The White House Made a List of All the Times Fauci ‘Has Been Wrong’ on the Coronavirus

The White House Made a List of All the Times Fauci ‘Has Been Wrong’ on the Coronavirus

The White House has undertaken behind-the-scenes efforts in recent months to undercut and sideline Dr. Anthony Fauci—even going so far as to compile a list of all the times he “has been wrong on things,” according to The Washington Post. After

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New records released in Flynn case as appeals court issues stay of dismissal

New records released in Flynn case as appeals court issues stay of dismissal

A federal appeals court on Friday delayed a decision to dismiss charges against President Trump's former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. CBS News chief Washington correspondent Major Garrett and CBS News senior investigative correspondent Ca

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4 Flight Attendants Evaluated At BWI After Spirit Airlines Flight Reports Medical Emergency

4 Flight Attendants Evaluated At BWI After Spirit Airlines Flight Reports Medical Emergency

Four flight attendants were evaluated at Baltimore-Washington Thurgood Marshal Airport Friday morning after a Spirit Airlines flight reported a medical emergency. Katie Johnston reports.

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U.S. has not yet decided how it will retaliate to France digital tax: Mnuchin

U.S. has not yet decided how it will retaliate to France digital tax: Mnuchin

The United States has not yet finalized a decision on how it will respond to France's digital tax, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said in an interview with CNBC on Thursday.Washington had been in talks with the European Union over the taxes o

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Russia's foreign minister mocks intel on bounties to Taliban

Russia's foreign minister mocks intel on bounties to Taliban

Russia’s top diplomat on Friday dismissed U.S. intelligence information alleging that Moscow offered bounties to the Taliban for killing American soldiers as a product of election year politics in Washington.U.S. intelligence officials said informa

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China says it will hit back against new U.S. sanctions over Uighur rights

China says it will hit back against new U.S. sanctions over Uighur rights

China said on Friday it would take "reciprocal measures" against the United States after Washington imposed sanctions on senior Chinese officials over alleged human rights abuses against the Uighur Muslim minority.Beijing described the new U.S. sanct

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Mexico president says Trudeau not meeting him in Washington

Mexico president says Trudeau not meeting him in Washington

Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Monday that Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau won't be joining him and President Donald Trump in Washington this week to mark the start of a new free trade accord.López Obrador said Trudeau h

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Trudeau skipping Trump summit with Mexican president

Trudeau skipping Trump summit with Mexican president

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will not visit Washington with Mexico's president this week to celebrate a new North American trade deal, his office said Monday, after Canada raised concerns over potential U.S. aluminum tariffs.In a Monday mor

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‘We Should Listen to the Argument’ for Removing George Washington Statues, Says Senator Duckworth

‘We Should Listen to the Argument’ for Removing George Washington Statues, Says Senator Duckworth

Senator Tammy Duckworth (D., Ill.) said that “we should listen to the argument for removing George Washington statues” in an appearance on CNN’s State of the Union Sunday. Statues of slave-owning historical figures such as George Washington an

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Hong Kong officials disappointed at Canada's move to suspend extradition pact

Hong Kong officials disappointed at Canada's move to suspend extradition pact

Senior officials in Hong Kong said on Saturday they were "very disappointed" at Canada's decision to suspend its extradition treaty with the Chinese-ruled city and again slammed Washington for "interfering" in its affairs.Beijing imposed a new nation

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US envoy forges ahead with troubled Taliban peace deal

US envoy forges ahead with troubled Taliban peace deal

Washington's envoy to Afghanistan on Saturday emphasized the economic benefits of the peace deal with the Taliban, forging ahead with an agreement that has run into new political obstacles in the U.S. and the region.Zalmay Khalilzad was wrapping up a

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Coronavirus outbreak among students at University of Washington's frat houses

Coronavirus outbreak among students at University of Washington's frat houses

The school said Friday that it confirmed that at least 89 fraternity house residents, along with four other students, have tested positive for COVID-19.

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US, Russia share a complex and bloody history in Afghanistan

US, Russia share a complex and bloody history in Afghanistan

Moscow and Washington are intertwined in a complex and bloody history in Afghanistan, with both suffering thousands of dead and wounded in conflicts lasting for years.Now both superpowers are linked again over Afghanistan, with intelligence reports i

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Slotkin, Former Intelligence Briefer, Presses White House on Russia Reports

Slotkin, Former Intelligence Briefer, Presses White House on Russia Reports

WASHINGTON -- From the moment President Donald Trump publicly denied knowledge of intelligence that suggested that Russia had offered bounties for killing American troops in Afghanistan, something seemed off to Rep. Elissa Slotkin, D-Mich.Slotkin, a

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An Iranian nuclear facility was apparently sabotaged, and a mysterious dissident group called the Homeland Cheetahs claimed responsibility

An Iranian nuclear facility was apparently sabotaged, and a mysterious dissident group called the Homeland Cheetahs claimed responsibility

The incident at Iran's largest uranium-enrichment facility occurred amid historic tensions between Washington and Tehran over Iran's nuclear program.

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'It makes it very difficult to fire them': police union contracts protect bad officers, critics warn

'It makes it very difficult to fire them': police union contracts protect bad officers, critics warn

Oversight in many US police forces has been rendered ineffective by union contracts accused of thwarting disciplinary proceedings A court in 2009 convicted Washington DC police officer Michael Sugg-Edwards of sexually assaulting a teenage woman in hi

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Bob Woodward story on Kavanaugh's veracity 'pulled' during Senate hearings

Bob Woodward story on Kavanaugh's veracity 'pulled' during Senate hearings

Washington Post reportedly quashed a story undermining denial by supreme court justice that he was source for Watergate reporterBrett Kavanaugh lied about not being a source for the Watergate reporter Bob Woodward, but the Washington Post quashed the

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Mount Rainier National Park in Washington searching for three missing hikers

Mount Rainier National Park in Washington searching for three missing hikers

Several hikers have gone missing at Mount Rainier National Park in Washington, according to the National Park Service.

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Police Officer Charges at Protesters During

Police Officer Charges at Protesters During 'Queer Liberation March' in New York

A police officer charged at people taking part in the “Queer Liberation March for Black Lives and Against Police Brutality,” in New York City on June 28, in an attempt to clear people off a street next to Washington Square Park, video shows.Eliel

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Trump visits private golf course as US battles rapid surge in coronavirus cases

Trump visits private golf course as US battles rapid surge in coronavirus cases

US president heads to Virginia a day after saying he’d stay in Washington DC to ‘make sure law and order is enforced’ amid ongoing anti-racism protests* Coronavirus in the US – follow live updatesDonald Trump visited one of his own private go

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Former Washington congressman slams Seattle mayor for proposed $20M police budget cuts:

Former Washington congressman slams Seattle mayor for proposed $20M police budget cuts: 'It's the biggest mistake they can make'

Former Washington Congressman and Sheriff Dave Reichert describes the CHOP violence as 'third world action,' while also slamming Seattle's mayor Jenny Durkan for proposing to slash millions of dollars from the police budget in a wide-ranging intervie

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Liberal Fox Pundit Explodes When Colleague Falsely Accuses Her of Comparing Washington to Saddam

Liberal Fox Pundit Explodes When Colleague Falsely Accuses Her of Comparing Washington to Saddam

A Fox News panel flew off the rails on Thursday when Federalist senior editor and Fox News contributor Mollie Hemingway falsely accused liberal pundit Marie Harf of comparing George Washington to late Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein during a discussion

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U.S. hospitals lose legal challenge to Trump price transparency rule

U.S. hospitals lose legal challenge to Trump price transparency rule

U.S. District Judge Carl Nichols in Washington, D.C. said the rule was reasonably related to the government's interest in lowering healthcare costs and giving consumers more pricing data to help them decide on treatment."Plaintiffs are essentially at

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Washington state makes face masks mandatory as some states see new coronavirus surge

Washington state makes face masks mandatory as some states see new coronavirus surge

The move by Washington Governor Jay Inslee came as Arizona, California, Mississippi and Nevada reported record numbers of new cases of COVID-19, the illness caused by the novel coronavirus.Texas set a record on Monday.Washington state, site of one of

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Ocasio-Cortez has spent more campaign money this cycle than any other Democrat up for re-election

Ocasio-Cortez has spent more campaign money this cycle than any other Democrat up for re-election

In just two years, Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has built a political operation rivalling those of some of the most prolific fundraising showstoppers in Washington.The New York Democrat has spent the most money of any House Democrat seeking

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Protestors try to topple president's statue outside White House

Protestors try to topple president's statue outside White House

A crowd of protesters tried to topple the statue of a former US president near the White House on Monday evening as police responded with pepper spray to break up new protests that erupted in Washington. Several-hundred protestors were pushed back by

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Juneteenth takes on new meaning amid push for racial justice

Juneteenth takes on new meaning amid push for racial justice

Protesters marched over the Brooklyn Bridge, chanted “We want justice now!” near St. Louis' Gateway Arch, stopped work at West Coast ports and paused for a moment of silence at the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington, as Americans marke

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