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Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa Al-Kadhimi walks with Pope Francis upon his arrival at Baghdad International Airport. (Vatican Media/­Reuters)
The pontiff’s first international trip since the start of the pandemic brings him to a country with an extraordinary biblical history but that is also experiencing a serious coronavirus outbreak and ongoing political turmoil.
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An undated photo of Julius Jones. (Oklahoma Department of Corrections/AP)
He was sentenced to death for the 1999 killing of an Oklahoma businessman. Testimony from other prisoners could help him avoid execution.
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Democrats are moving forward with their bill at the national level to fight Republican efforts in states across the country to restrict ballot access.
The Florida governor has called his state an “oasis for freedom,” as he's taken a Trumpian approach to the pandemic.
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Minimal information about the city's move to a new system for scheduling coronavirus vaccine appointments has left D.C. residents wondering where their place in line will be.
The former chief of the Laurel Police Department was charged Wednesday for allegedly committing arson and attempted murder. (Prince George's County Police)
Investigators say they began to draw connections to ex-Laurel police chief David Crawford after Prince George’s released evidence seeking tips in 2019.
At either Spice Kraft, you’ll dine happily on lunch bowls, curry wraps and luscious lamb.
Mr. Davis, who died of complications from covid-19, wrote a two-hander that became a staple of community theater after premiering on Broadway in 1981.
These works, recommended by local authors and bookstore owners, remind us just how special Washington is.
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Mickey Callaway and Jared Porter make it clear that baseball's gender norms remain trapped in the Stone Age.
Miles, now at Kansas but then a national title-winning coach with the Tigers, was told to refrain from personal correspondence with student employees in the athletic department.
Utah's Donovan Mitchell (r.) and Rudy Gobert were the last two picks in Thursday’s all-star draft despite their team having the NBA's best record. (Rick Bowmer/AP)
Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert were snubbed one day after they alleged small-market bias by NBA referees.
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