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The world's oldest person dies at 117

The world's oldest person dies at 117The world's oldest person, a Japanese woman, died Wednesday, a few weeks after celebrating her 117th birthday.
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  • 22 hours, 57 minutes ago
Entertainment

Joni Mitchell hospitalized

Joni Mitchell hospitalizedSinger-songwriter Joni Mitchell has been hospitalized, according to an announcement on her official website.
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  • 23 hours, 45 minutes ago
Features

AT&T intern invents device to save kids left in hot cars

AT&T intern invents device to save kids left in hot carsAn intern has developed a device that will help prevent hot car deaths.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
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Walt Disney rides with live-action 'Mulan'

Walt Disney rides with live-action 'Mulan'Cinderella, make way for the live-action Mulan.
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
Entertainment

CBS sweeps nominations for DAYTIME EMMY® AWARDS

CBS sweeps nominations for DAYTIME EMMY® AWARDSCBS has 62 nominations!
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Entertainment

NCIS on March 31

NCIS on March 31Tune in Tuesday from 8-9 p.m.
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  • 1 day, 13 hours ago
Features

You can now play Pac-Man on Google Maps

You can now play Pac-Man on Google MapsYou can now play the part of Pac-Man in a version of the classic video game on your neighborhood streets.
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
Entertainment

THE DOVEKEEPERS with Cote de Pablo airs 3/31 & 4/1

THE DOVEKEEPERS with Cote de Pablo airs 3/31 & 4/1Tune in Tuesday and Wednesday night from 9-11 p.m.
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  • 1 day, 18 hours ago
Features

Hotel blasts Lion King song to wake spring breakers

Hotel blasts Lion King song to wake spring breakersSince 2012, the Holiday Inn Resort in Panama City Beach has blasted "The Circle of Life" on full volume to wake guests.
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  • 2 days, 7 hours ago
Entertainment

Sandra Bernhard guest stars on 2 BROKE GIRLS

Sandra Bernhard guest stars on 2 BROKE GIRLSTune in Monday from 8-8:31 p.m.
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  • 2 days, 13 hours ago
DC News

Pet of the week: Confetti

Pet of the week: ConfettiThis two-year-old Staffordshire terrier mix, Confetti is described as the life of the party.
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  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
Entertainment

What's on DR. PHIL this week?

What's on DR. PHIL this week?Tune in weekdays from 4-5 p.m.
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  • 2 days, 16 hours ago
DC News

10 DCPS HS students travel to Croatia for dance program

10 DCPS HS students travel to Croatia for dance programTen male high school students from the District of Columbia have been selected to travel to Croatia for a dance program.
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  • 2 days, 17 hours ago
Nation

No bull. Well, a little less anyway

No bull. Well, a little less anywayBarista's bull, which has garnered heated complaints from residents in the Hurricane Valley area, suddenly changed — the genitalia has been removed.
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  • 2 days, 21 hours ago
Features

4-year-old sneaks out, hops a bus for 3 a.m. slushie

4-year-old sneaks out, hops a bus for 3 a.m. slushieA 4-year-old girl has grabbed her purple raincoat, slipped out of her house at 3 a.m. and hopped a Philadelphia bus in search of a snack.
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  • 3 days, 18 hours ago
Sports

NCAA tournament on WUSA9: 3/28-3/29

NCAA tournament on WUSA9: 3/28-3/29Watch the Elite 8 Sunday on WUSA9.
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  • 4 days, 5 hours ago
VA News

Rescue groups team up to find new homes for dozens of dogs

Rescue groups team up to find new homes for dozens of dogsThe North Shore Animal Rescue and Homeward Trails teamed up on Saturday in Clarendon, Va. to find new homes for some 50 dogs.
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  • 4 days, 12 hours ago
Features

19-week-old Andean bear cubs to make debut at National Zoo

19-week-old Andean bear cubs to make debut at National ZooTwo Andean bear cubs are set to make their public debut Saturday at the National Zoo.
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  • 4 days, 19 hours ago
Entertainment

Mad Men cast at donation to DC museum

Mad Men cast at donation to DC museumSome costumes and props from the television show Mad Men were donated to the National Museum of American History Friday.
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  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
Sports

GAME ON SUNDAY scheduled March 29

GAME ON SUNDAY scheduled March 29Tune in Sunday from 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m.
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  • 5 days, 11 hours ago
Features

One secret Facebook doesn't want you to know

One secret Facebook doesn't want you to knowFacebook is picking and choosing which posts appear in which timelines.
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  • 5 days, 14 hours ago
Features

WANTED: Stink Bugs

WANTED: Stink BugsScientists at the University of Maryland are asking people not to kill stink bugs, but to collect and donate them to research.
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  • 5 days, 16 hours ago
Recipes

Recipe: Wildfire's Cinnamon toast crunch french toast

Recipe: Wildfire's Cinnamon toast crunch french toastMake your French toast more festive with a crunchy addition – cinnamon toast crunch cereal!
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  • 5 days, 17 hours ago
News

WUSA9 News at 12 a.m. on March 27

WUSA9 News at 12 a.m. on March 27On Friday, tune in from 12-12:30 a.m. Newscast will air immediately following Sweet 16 coverage.
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  • 5 days, 18 hours ago
Entertainment

Epic rap battle: Groot vs. Hodor

Epic rap battle: Groot vs. HodorGame of Thrones' Hodor and Guardians of the Galaxy's Groot, both are beloved characters who never speak more than two or three syllables
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  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Features

Moms design science-inspired clothing for girls

Moms design science-inspired clothing for girlsWhen they noticed that most science-themed clothes were made for boys, some Washington state moms decided to take action.
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  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
DC News

Debra Alfarone's TEDx Talk reminds us to choose our words wisely

Debra Alfarone's TEDx Talk reminds us to choose our words wiselyWUSA9's Debra Alfarone turned heads and inspired many over the weekend with her TEDxBushwick Talk.
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  • 6 days, 14 hours ago
DC News

National Zoo reveals names of Andean bear cubs

National Zoo reveals names of Andean bear cubsThe National Zoo has officially named two 19-week-old Andean bear cubs.
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  • 6 days, 15 hours ago
Nation

Broken traffic signal flips off pedestrians

Broken traffic signal flips off pedestriansA traffic signal in Fort Collins, Colorado gave pedestrians an obscene hand gesture instead of an order to stop.
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  • 6 days, 16 hours ago
Life

National Zoo Andean bears' names to be revealed

National Zoo Andean bears' names to be revealedThe Smithsonian's National Zoo is getting ready to reveal the names of its two male Andean bear cubs.
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  • 6 days, 20 hours ago
Features

Let them have cake: Starbucks offers birthday Fraps

Let them have cake: Starbucks offers birthday FrapsStarbucks is offering a limited-time Birthday Cake Frappuccino from March 26-30 for customers.
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  • 1 week ago
Features

Baby hippo splashes around with mom

Baby hippo splashes around with momThis week the San Diego Zoo welcomed a new addition with the birth of an adorable baby hippopotamus.
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  • 1 week ago
News

WUSA9 News at 12 a.m. on March 26 & 27

WUSA9 News at 12 a.m. on March 26 & 27On Thursday and Friday, tune in from 12-12:30 a.m. Newscast will air immediately following Sweet 16 coverage.
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  • 1 week ago
News

USO-Metro celebrates military valor in star-studded night

USO-Metro celebrates military valor in star-studded nightNearly 30 Medal of Honor recipients get recognized for their valor. Stevie Nicks and Peyton Manning were also honored.
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  • 1 week ago
Entertainment

BBC decides not to renew Jeremy Clarkson's contract

BBC decides not to renew Jeremy Clarkson's contractThe BBC says it has decided not to renew the contract of "Top Gear" host Jeremy Clarkson after a fracas with his producer.
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  • 1 week ago
Features

Elephants help stuck 18-wheeler in Natchitoches Parish

Elephants help stuck 18-wheeler in Natchitoches ParishWhen an 18-wheeler got stuck in the mud in Louisiana, some elephants who were riding in the back helped keep it up right.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Street artist uses rainy Seattle days to make magic

Street artist uses rainy Seattle days to make magicPergrine Church is somewhat of a rain-maker... or rather, a rain-art-maker. See how his works of art surprise and bring smiles to unsuspecting pedestrians on Seattle's soggiest days.
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  • 5 days, 21 hours ago
Entertainment

McFly Report: Bloomingdale's Big Bear Cafe

McFly Report: Bloomingdale's Big Bear CafeIt seems new hot neighborhoods are popping up every day in our area. They're listed on the 'best places to live lists' or 'best value lists' -- in every one of these overnight success stories there's a neighborhood spot at the center of it all.
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  • 5 days, 22 hours ago
DC News

RAW VIDEO: Andean bear names announced

RAW VIDEO: Andean bear names announcedRAW VIDEO: Andean bear names announced
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Life

Avoid vacation rental nightmares with these simple tips

Avoid vacation rental nightmares with these simple tipsIf you're planning to skip the hotel for a vacation rental this year, don't book without first checking out these tips for USA TODAY travel expert Christopher Elliott.
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  • 6 days, 23 hours ago
Entertainment

McFly Report: Tot Rock Music Festival

McFly Report: Tot Rock Music FestivalThe event will be held at Jammin Java and proceeds will go to children experiencing medical issues
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  • 1 week ago
Entertainment

Niece uncovers new details of famous uncle's life

Niece uncovers new details of famous uncle's lifeTennessee Williams was one of the greatest playwrights in American history, but to his niece Francesca, he was always just Uncle Tom. Now she and the rest of the world are discovering more about him from memorabilia found in her family home.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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