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Rebekah Sager
July 08, 2020 - 9:14 am
Mary Kay Letourneau, the infamous Washington middle school teacher convicted of raping her sixth-grade student, has died at 58. She had stage 4 cancer.
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President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House, Monday, April 13, 2020, in Washington.
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AP News
April 14, 2020 - 10:42 am
President Donald Trump speaks about the coronavirus in the James Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House, Monday, April 13, 2020, in Washington. Read more here.
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Washington Gov. Jay Inslee, joined by Nathan Weed, left, Dept. of Health incident commander, tours the group of RV's set-up for potential isolation and quarantine of COVID-19 patients in Grand Mound, Wash.
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AP News
March 05, 2020 - 10:38 am
Federal authorities announced an investigation of the Seattle-area nursing home at the center of an outbreak of the new coronavirus as the U.S. death toll climbed again, including the first fatality outside Washington state. Read more here.
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A staff member blocks the view as a person is taken by a stretcher to a waiting ambulance from a nursing facility where dozens of people are being tested for Wuhan coronavirus.
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CNN
March 01, 2020 - 2:29 pm
Washington state health officials are investigating possible outbreak of Wuhan coronavirus at a long-term nursing facility in which two people tested positive for the disease. Read more here.
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Santa Clara County Public Health Department Director Dr. Sara Cody speaks during a news conference in San Jose, Calif., on Friday, Feb. 28, 2020.
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AP News
February 29, 2020 - 1:24 pm
The governor of Washington state declared a state of emergency Saturday after a person died there of COVID-19, marking the first such reported death in the United States. Read more here.
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Attorney General William Barr waves as he walks on stage to speak at the National Sheriffs' Association Winter Legislative and Technology Conference in Washington.
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AP News
February 10, 2020 - 7:08 pm
The Justice Department is filing suit against the state of New Jersey and King County, Washington — home to the city of Seattle — over “sanctuary” policies that hinder federal immigration officers, Attorney General William Barr said Monday. Read more here.
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Hundreds gathered at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary to board buses bound for the March for Life in Washington, D.C.
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Mike Dougherty
January 24, 2020 - 9:18 am
Thousands of people from the Philadelphia area will attend the National March for Life in Washington, D.C. A couple hundred people boarded buses at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary just before 6 a.m. on Friday to join others to protest against abortion in the nation's capital. Read more here.
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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks with author Jeffrey Rosen at the National Constitution Center Americas Town Hall at the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2019 in Washington.
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AP News
December 18, 2019 - 12:20 pm
In the course of a year, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has had lung surgery to remove cancerous growths and radiation for a tumor on her pancreas. More recently, she was hospitalized with a likely infection.
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Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz (11) passes the ball against the Washington Redskins in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, in Landover, Md.
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AP News
December 16, 2019 - 6:29 am
Carson Wentz bounced back from a potentially costly mistake by leading a 75-yard, go-ahead scoring drive and throwing his third touchdown pass of the day to keep Philadelphia's NFC East hopes on track with a 37-27 victory at the Washington Redskins on Sunday. The Eagles and Cowboys both are 7-7 and...
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Protesters hold U.S. flags during a demonstration in Hong Kong, Thursday, Nov. 28, 2019.
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AP News
November 28, 2019 - 9:27 am
China reacted furiously Thursday to President Donald Trump's signing two bills aimed at supporting human rights in Hong Kong, summoning the U.S. ambassador to protest and warning the move would undermine cooperation with Washington. Read more here.
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