A loss next month in Virginia, which hasn’t elected a Republican to statewide office in eight years, could stir doubts about message and strategy and inflame tensions between progressive activists and the Democratic establishment as the party gears up for the all-important 2018 midterm elections.
“We are on the verge of doing something very, very historic,” President Trump said as Republican leaders argued that the budget provides the best shot to get a tax bill enacted by the end of the year.
A former portfolio manager resigned after being accused of making inappropriate sexual comments to colleagues, and a tech fund manager was fired for allegedly harassing a 26-year-old employee. The allegations come as corporate America faces heightened scrutiny of sexual harassment claims.
Miles Teller, above left, portrays Adam Schumann, below. (DreamWorks Pictures)
Miles Teller, above left, portrays Adam Schumann, below. (DreamWorks Pictures)
“Thank You for Your Service” chronicles Adam Schumann’s descent into despair as he was tormented by an event that happened near the beginning of his deployment. His path to healing started with a long journey home, where he was met only by his wife at a little airport in Kansas.
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In the Wisconsin gerrymandering case, Chief Justice John G. Roberts lamented the predicament the court would be in if called upon regularly to choose winners and losers among Democrats and Republicans.
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The debate in Falls Church has found echoes across the South as communities clash over which figures deserve to be honored in public spaces and the appropriate destination for Confederate imagery.
The consequences were swift: The rest of the team’s season has been canceled; police are investigating the students seen in the video; and the whole team — now the face of a viral video — has to undergo sensitivity training.
Sarah Bishop finished first among female runners in 2:45:05. Arlington’s Desta Beriso Morkama was the fastest male by over two minutes with a time of 2:25:14.
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It’s a wacky juxtaposition: The more Washington fails to get the ball to its most lauded players, the more the team makes progress.
Montgomery County fire officials said it could be days before the residents can return to their homes in the 550-unit complex. The fire on Saturday morning displaced as many as 1,500 people.
Washington has spent much of the last calendar year harping about its lackluster team defense, as well as pledging to shoot more three-pointers.
Big names have chimed in to support first-time Democratic candidate Ben Jealous, but that's far from enough to assure victory in a crowded primary field.
Two staff members and a contractor were instructed not to speak as planned at the session on the status of Narragansett Bay, New England’s largest estuary, and the challenges it faces.
“What are we legally able to do? I don’t want to say the quarantine word, but I guess I just said it,” Georgia state Rep. Betty Price said during a committee meeting last week.
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The former Trump surrogate, who has sued a Fox anchor for rape, says she has been blackballed.
For years, the finest arabica beans were mostly exported, and the most popular preparation yielded weak and watery java. But globalization is fomenting a revolution of coffee-drinking culture in Colombia.
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has long sought to change the part of Japan’s constitution that renounces war. Conservatives say the move is overdue, but China and South Korea fear the potential return of a militaristic Japan.
Sherin Mathews’s father told police in Texas he sent her alone into an alley on Oct. 7 when she wouldn't drink her milk.
A wave of new safety technology could soon put pairs of trucks on the road separated by a distance that would have once been considered dangerously close.
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