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Pregnancy discrimination case against UPS could affect working moms

Pregnancy discrimination case against UPS could affect working momsThe Supreme Court is hearing a pregnancy discrimination case against the UPS which could affect every working mother.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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Former Senate aide pleads guilty to sexual assaults

Former Senate aide pleads guilty to sexual assaultsDonny Ray Williams was staff director for the Senate Homeland Security subcommittee.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
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President Obama talks about Ebola at NIH

President Obama talks about Ebola at NIHPresident Obama spoke after touring the National Institutes of Health where he witnessed advances in Ebola-fighting research.
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  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Politics

Reports: Pres. Obama to pick Ashton Carter as Defense secretary

Reports: Pres. Obama to pick Ashton Carter as Defense secretaryPresident Obama will name Ashton Carter as his nominee to succeed Chuck Hagel as secretary of Defense
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
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Supreme Court mulls when Facebook threats are criminal

Supreme Court mulls when Facebook threats are criminalThe Supreme Court will decide whether posts made on Facebook are considered real, criminal threats.
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  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
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White House Thanksgiving dinner list includes 6 pies

White House Thanksgiving dinner list includes 6 piesWhite House officials say that President Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama, Sasha and Malia will be "dining with family."
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  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
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Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel resigns

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel resignsPresident Barack Obama says Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel has concluded it's an "appropriate time" for him to complete his service.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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Va. state senators propose no gifts more than $100 for officials

Va. state senators propose no gifts more than $100 for officialsTwo Virginia state senators have written a bill that would eliminate gifts of more than $100 for officials or employees of state government agencies.
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  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
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President's order could help 200,000 local immigrants

President's order could help 200,000 local immigrantsUndocumented immigrants across the region are celebrating the president's executive order.
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  • 1 month ago
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Jim Webb forms exploratory committee for White House

Jim Webb forms exploratory committee for White HouseFormer Virginia Sen. Jim Webb has formed an exploratory committee to consider a Democratic presidential campaign in 2016.
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  • 1 month ago
Politics

President Obama to announce immigration changes

President Obama to announce immigration changesPresident Obama is set to address the nation Thursday night at 8 p.m. EST to announce some major changes in immigration policies.
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  • 1 month ago
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President Obama to address nation Thursday about immigration

President Obama to address nation Thursday about immigrationThe White House says that President Barack Obama will deliver an address detailing his executive action on immigration.
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  • 1 month ago
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Supporters of oil pipeline scramble for last vote

Supporters of oil pipeline scramble for last voteSupporters of a Senate bill to approve the Keystone XL pipeline are still scrambling to find one last vote with the clock ticking.
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  • 1 month ago
Politics

House approves Keystone XL pipeline, Senate up next

House approves Keystone XL pipeline, Senate up nextRepublicans in the U.S. House approved legislation to authorize construction of the controversial Keystone XL oil pipeline.
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  • 1 month ago
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Norton to Congress: Stay out of pot debate

Norton to Congress: Stay out of pot debateDC's delegate to Congress is urging federal lawmakers to stay out of the city's new law legalizing marijuana.
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  • 1 month ago
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Va. House Speaker may draw primary opponent

Va. House Speaker may draw primary opponentOne of the most powerful state Republican lawmakers in Virginia may draw a primary opponent next year.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Md. Congressman Sarbanes talks about campaign financing legislation

Md. Congressman Sarbanes talks about campaign financing legislationCongressman John Sarbanes Democrat from Maryland's 3rd Congressional District is working on legislation to change the way campaigns are financed.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
MD News

What Md. residents say they want Hogan to achieve

What Md. residents say they want Hogan to achieveMany of those who attended the parade Tuesday say they hope the Republican follows through on his campaign promise to lower taxes.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
MD News

Governor-elect Hogan will do thank you tour

Governor-elect Hogan will do thank you tourTour set to begin Tuesday.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Politics

Bush's 'love letter' to Dad and message to Jeb: Run

Bush's 'love letter' to Dad and message to Jeb: RunA successful bid by Jeb Bush, who says he's now weighing whether to seek the presidency himself in 2016, would break ground.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Forum on legislative redistricting in Maryland set

Forum on legislative redistricting in Maryland setSupporters of legislative redistricting reform are scheduled to speak at a forum at the University of Maryland.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Politics

President Barack Obama: Democratic election losses are my responsibility

President Barack Obama: Democratic election losses are my responsibility"The buck stops right here at my desk," Obama said in an interview with CBS' Face The Nation that aired Sunday.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Politics

JFK, Reagan words helped bring down Berlin Wall

JFK, Reagan words helped bring down Berlin WallThe 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on Nov. 9 raises a nostalgic question: Whatever happened to the kind of inspirational presidential oratory that helped bring down that wall — and Soviet communism?
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Politics

Ed Gillespie concedes to Mark Warner in Va. Senate race

Ed Gillespie concedes to Mark Warner in Va. Senate raceVirginia Senate candidate Ed Gillespie has conceded to Mark Warner before dozens of supporters on Friday afternoon.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Politics

Senator Mark Warner: Recount would be 'unprecedented in Va. history'

Senator Mark Warner: Recount would be 'unprecedented in Va. history'Ed Gillespie can ask for a recount, but Mark Warner says that would be unprecedented.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Rep. John Delaney wins Md. 6th Congressional District

Rep. John Delaney wins Md. 6th Congressional DistrictDemocratic U.S. Rep. John Delaney has won Maryland's 6th Congressional District, according to the Associated Press.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
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Va. Senate race could head for recount

Va. Senate race could head for recountThe Virginia Senate race between Democrat incumbent Mark Warner and Republican Ed Gillespie could be headed for a recount.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago