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Sen. Bernie Sanders's gesture of unity was met with a roar of "aye" for the first woman to lead a major party in a White House race. But many of his delegates left the hall shortly after, chanting "Walkout!"
The Vermont senator explores options for turning popularity on the left to gain more Senate power.
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A husband speaking on behalf of his wife — that has been done before. A former president speaking in support of a prospective president is also nothing new. But the combination of the two is unprecedented. Only the Clintons.
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Authorities say David Eisenhauer and Natalie Keepers carefully hatched a plot to lure Nicole Lovell, 13, from her home and stabbed her to death in January. Officials have previously said Eisenhauer had an inappropriate relationship with Lovell.
Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe lauded Holton’s service, highlighting her work to reform the state’s standardized testing regime — known as Standards of Learning — and to raise education funding.
The transit agency's leader wants to permanently shutter the system on Friday and Saturday nights at midnight — even after the end of the SafeTrack maintenance period.
A line cook allegedly came out from the back of the restaurant and told the cashier she would not cook for the Alexandria officer.
City leaders said the first black president has not been the forceful advocate they expected.
Hot weather milestones are mounting across the region. Relief might not come until early next week.
Prince William County authorities raided Peter Adeniji's office on Monday and seized $17,000 in cash.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan responded to a fellow Republican's disappointment over his decision not to vote for Donald Trump.
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Zimmerman lined into a double play, pitcher Otero to first baseman Napoli, Rendón out.
Otero pitching.
Rendón singled to center, Werth to third.
Werth doubled to left.
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HR: WAS: Ramos (15).
RBI: WAS: Rendon 2 (38); CLE: Santana (55).
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Batting: AB H R HR RBI
T. Turner CF 2 1 1 0 0
B. Harper RF 3 0 0 0 0
D. Murphy 2B 3 0 1 0 1
W. Ramos C 3 2 2 1 1
J. Werth DH 3 2 0 0 1
A. Rendon 3B 3 2 1 1 2
R. Zimmerm... 1B 3 0 0 0 0
D. Espinos... SS 1 0 0 0 0
B. Revere LF 2 0 0 0 0
Pitching: IP H ER BB SO
G. Gonzale... 5 4 1 0 3
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Batting: AB H R HR RBI
R. Davis CF 2 0 1 0 0
J. Kipnis 2B 3 1 1 0 0
F. Lindor SS 3 1 0 0 0
M. Napoli 1B 1 1 0 0 0
C. Santana DH 1 0 0 0 1
J. Ramirez LF 2 1 0 0 0
J. Uribe 3B 2 0 0 0 0
A. Almonte RF 2 0 0 0 0
R. Perez C 2 0 0 0 0
Pitching: IP H ER BB SO
D. Salazar 4 4 3 1 5
K. Crocket... 1 0 0 0 0
J. Manship 0 3 1 1 0
D. Otero 0 0 0 0 0
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Although the history isn't widely known, historians maintain there’s no debate about the accuracy of the first lady’s comments, which acknowledged a painful reality at the Democratic National Convention.
Turkish leaders stepped up their calls for the United States to punish Fethullah Gulen, whose organization is said to be behind the failed July 15 coup attempt, and said the United States’ next step may shape future relations.
Police struggle to cope with what appears to be a dangerous — and seemingly random — new phase of conflict with virtually limitless targets.
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Jeff Popick says that the campaign failed to live up to promises it made to him, including canceling performances and not making provisions for the group to sell its albums.
A cursive resurgence has been championed by a mix of educators, researchers, parents and politicians who lament the loss of linked-letter writing and cite studies attesting to its cognitive benefits. And some just like the way it looks.
When she discovered her daughter's racy photos on Facebook, Shanavia Miller live-streamed the distribution on the social-media site. Police interviewed the two after the incident, but no charges have been filed.
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