Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó stands on a truck carrying aid in Cutuca, Colombia. (Reuters)
Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó stands on a truck carrying aid in Cutuca, Colombia. (Reuters)
A demonstrator kicks a burning tire in Ureña, Venezuela. (AP)
A demonstrator kicks a burning tire in Ureña, Venezuela. (AP)
Security forces stake out a position near a bus set on fire by demonstrators in Ureña, Venezuela. (Reuters)
Security forces stake out a position near a bus set on fire by demonstrators in Ureña, Venezuela. (Reuters)
The first truck carrying aid crossed the border from Brazil, the opposition said, in defiance of embattled President Nicolás Maduro. On the Colombian border, the sound of rapid gunfire echoed, and medics treated protesters after volleys of tear gas and the stampedes that followed.
The miniature exploding drone could transform warfare much as the AK-47 did in the last century.
Their sentencing memo for Trump’s former campaign chairman was unsealed Saturday and did not suggest a specific prison term. Manafort has pleaded guilty to multiple charges in D.C. and Virginia.
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Their rhetoric sometimes sounds alike, but the coming months will help sort out their differences. And there are differences.
When it became apparent that Republican Mark Harris might be lying under oath, his lawyer stopped the proceedings and called for a closed-door session. Everyone sensed an opportunity to bring the saga to an end.
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Michael E. Busch expressed regret that the bill, meant to preempt any U.S. Supreme Court ruling to limit or end a woman’s right to choose, had not gained traction in the Maryland Senate.
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Even as some of the city’s historical houses of worship continue to shed parishioners, New Bethel and a few others are finding salvation by plugging into the spirit of a younger generation.
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Capital Weather Gang
Many outdoor projects may have to wait this weekend as a soaker moves through and then a cold front delivers hefty gusts.
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Shamelen Henderson understands the city’s foster care and juvenile justice system because she’s been through both.
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Jim Phelan, the legendary former men’s basketball coach at Mount St. Mary’s whose career spanned nearly five decades, says he has all he needs even without the elusive honor.
With 21 games remaining in the regular season, including today’s matchup against Buffalo, Washington is looking to bring consistency to a line that has long been in flux.
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To understand the gruesome history of the death penalty, it is essential to comprehend how badly inventor Thomas Edison wanted to zap his nemesis George Westinghouse.
About 15 middle- and high school students lobbied the Democratic senator to endorse the ambitious climate change proposal.
The current ambassador to Canada would succeed Nikki Haley, who left her post at the United Nations at the end of last year.
Some conservatives are seizing on the recent arrest of the "Empire" actor, who allegedly concocted a racist and homophobic attack, to spread the belief that hoaxes are fueling the rise in hate crimes in America.
The R&B singer was arrested on Friday on charges involving four alleged victims, three of whom were underage.
Stanley Donen
1924–2019
The former Broadway dancer was one of Hollywood’s finest filmmakers of musicals, including “Anchors Aweigh,” “On the Town” and “Singin’ in the Rain.”
Only a fraction of the money promised to former hostages has come through. Now they say the compensation fund is shrinking as relatives of 9/11 victims gain access.
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