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Washington Memo: Washington as Unruly Sandbox: Squabbles, Antics and Tantrums

35 minutes ago   |   NY Times

As the shutdown drags on, Trump-like behavior proliferates. The president “does generally force people to play down to his level,'' says a biographer.
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‘This Is Much Bigger Than Basketball.' NBA's Enes Kanter Opens Up About Being Wanted by Turkey

57 minutes ago   |   Time

New York Knicks center Enes Kanter is the only NBA player who, in the eyes of the government of his home country, is an international fugitive . Prosecutors from Turkey have...
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Wizards top Knicks on late goaltending call, leaving London crowd enthralled, baffled

1 hour ago   |   The Washington Post

Teams deliver a thriller at the 02 Arena, but Thomas Bryant's late basket is the difference in a 101-100 Washington win.
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N Korea envoy 'arrives in US' to hold talks on Kim-Trump summit

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

Top official in Washington for expected talks with US secretary of state and likely meeting with President Donald Trump.
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Hawaii's Gabbard apologizes for past LGBTQ statements

2 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

HONOLULU - Presidential candidate U.S. Rep. Tulsi Gabbard on Thursday responded to criticism about her past work advocating against gay rights by apologizing in a video. The...
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Family, police search for answers 5 years after man vanished in Granville

3 hours ago   |   Times Union

Five years after Jonathan Schaff vanished on the Vermont border, his case file remains at the front desk of the Granville police station in the hopes someone comes in with a...
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Wizards 101, Knicks 100: Knicks Lose to Wizards in London on Goaltending Call

3 hours ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

Allonzo Trier was whistled on a layup by Thomas Bryant with 0.4 seconds left, giving the Knicks, who blew a 19-point lead, their fifth straight loss.
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Wizards beat Knicks with game-winning goaltending call in London Game

3 hours ago   |   NBC Sports   |   3 articles

The fine people of London got to see an unusual NBA ending.
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National Women's March struggles to overcome a year of controversy

3 hours ago   |   The Morning Call

For thousands of women across the country, the first Women's March on Washington was transformational. Many who had never participated in a protest were suddenly thrust into...
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Trump cancels U.S. delegation to World Economic Forum in Davos

3 hours ago   |   Politicus USA   |   4 articles

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has canceled his delegation's trip to the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, next week, due to the partial U.S. government...
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'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for...

'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for planned trip abroad

On Thursday the president denied the House speaker an aircraft for a planned trip abroad. Read more ...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says Trump directed him to pay for poll...

Trump's former lawyer Michael Cohen says Trump directed him to pay for poll rigging

President Donald Trump's former "fixer" Michael Cohen said he paid the head of a small technology company thousands in 2015 to rig online polls at "the direction of and for the... Read more ...

Government may have split up thousands more migrant families than initially...

Government may have split up thousands more migrant families than initially reported

A federal report found that family separations were occurring before the spring of last year, when the administration announced its "zero tolerance" policy on the southwest border. Read more ...

Police: Man made bomb in sushi restaurant, claimed threats aren't taken...

Police: Man made bomb in sushi restaurant, claimed threats aren't taken 'seriously'

Police say a man built a bomb inside a sushi restaurant because “people don't take these types of threats seriously.” Read more ...

Tim Tebow invited back to Mets' major league spring training

Tim Tebow invited back to Mets' major league spring training

Tebow played his first professional season in 2017 after spending three seasons in the NFL. Read more ...

'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for...

'Totally appropriate': President denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi aircraft for planned trip abroad

On Thursday the president denied the House speaker an aircraft for a planned trip abroad. Read more ...

Driver in crash that killed family of 5 had blood alcohol level nearly 4...

Driver in crash that killed family of 5 had blood alcohol level nearly 4 times legal limit

A suspected drunken driver heading the wrong way on an interstate in Kentucky struck a vehicle carrying five family members from Michigan. Read more ...

Chief: Police officer's boyfriend shot her to death as she prepared for work

Chief: Police officer's boyfriend shot her to death as she prepared for work

Officer Chatéri Payne was shot dead in the driveway of her home while she was in uniform and preparing to leave for work, police said. Read more ...

Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him...

Trump responds to Pelosi by canceling her foreign travel after she asks him to postpone SOTU

President Donald Trump sent a letter to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi cancelling her government trip to Belgium, Egypt, and Afghanistan, citing the ongoing partial government... Read more ...

Trump cancels delegation's trip to Davos due to shutdown

Trump cancels delegation's trip to Davos due to shutdown

President Trump has canceled his administration's trip to Davos, Switzerland for the World Economic Forum next week. The White House released a statement on Thursday that said... Read more ...