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Washington Nationals 7-1 over Pittsburgh Pirates: Max Scherzer returns; Nats take 3 of 4 in PNC

6 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports Washington Nationals ace Max Scherzer returned to the mound tonight, with a four-inning outing, and the Nats beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 7-1...
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Howie Kendrick hit his 14th HR of the season, celebrated with a dugout dance party

22 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

The bats have been hot for the Nationals this month. So hot that after Howie Kendrick went yard for the 14th time this season, he
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President Trump Scraps Plan to Cut Foreign Aid Amid Bipartisan Pushback

44 minutes ago   |   Time

Facing bipartisan opposition, President Donald Trump has scrapped an effort to cut some $4 billion in foreign aid that lawmakers had already approved. A senior administration...
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Judge confirms that Orioles owe Nationals $296.8 million for TV rights

50 minutes ago   |   Comcast SportsNet Baltimore

NEW YORK - A judge has confirmed an arbitration decision from baseball executives ordering the Washington Nationals to be paid $296.8 million by the cable
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Hispanic journalist group returns Fox News conference money

56 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The nation's largest Hispanic journalist group is rescinding Fox News' sponsorship of its upcoming annual conference in Texas and returning nearly $17,000 to the...
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Daniel Jones has another strong preseason outing against Bengals after a week in the spotlight

58 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News   |   2 articles

CINCINNATI - Baker Mayfield owes Daniel Jones a congratulatory text message. Jones battled past this week's noise to continue his strong preseason Thursday night. The Browns...
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MLB will bar its players from Venezuelan Winter League amid economic embargo

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post

MLB cites President Trump's recent executive order against the South American nation as the reason for its policy.
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Demonstrators protest Troy's handling of fatal 2016 police shooting

1 hour ago   |   Times Union

TROY - Carrying signs and chanting "Justice for Edson" and "Prosecute Killer Cops," about 60 people demonstrated outside the Polish American Club Thursday night as the City...
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Spanish police bust pervert accused of snapping over 500 up-skirt photos

Spanish police bust pervert accused of snapping over 500 up-skirt photos

1 hour ago   |   New York Post

A serial perv who allegedly snapped hundreds of up-skirt photos was busted by Spanish authorities who tracked online activity to catch him in the act, a report said. The...
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East Village listed on National Register of Historic Places

East Village listed on National Register of Historic Places

1 hour ago   |   KCCI

The Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs said the East Village was given the designation because of its 19th- and 20th-century store front architecture.
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8-year-old boy attacked by mountain lion

8-year-old boy attacked by mountain lion

Officials say the boy's father rushed outside and found the mountain lion on top of his son. Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

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Patriots safety Patrick Chung indicted for cocaine possession

Patriots safety Patrick Chung indicted for cocaine possession

New England Patriots safety Patrick Chung was indicted on Aug. 8 for cocaine possession, according to multiple reports. According to the Boston Herald, the Belknap County... Read more ...

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump presented 91-year-old basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday, praising the Boston Celtics star as... Read more ...

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Hickenlooper mounted a long shot presidential campaign that collapsed before it ended in mid-August. Read more ...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's 80th anniversary

The babies were dressed up as the Cowardly Lion, Tinman, Scarecrow and Dorothy. Read more ...

Packers and Raiders forced to play preseason game on 80-yard field

Packers and Raiders forced to play preseason game on 80-yard field

Hold all your Canadian exchange rate jokes, please. Thursday's Packers-Raiders matchup in Winnipeg, Manitoba took place on an 80-yard field after the Raiders voiced concerns... Read more ...

Cam Newton injury update: Panthers quarterback hurt in first game back from...

Cam Newton injury update: Panthers quarterback hurt in first game back from shoulder surgery

Cam Newton was sacked twice and removed with a foot injury in his first preseason action of 2019. Read more ...