Washington

In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, military units participate in the inaugural parade from the Capitol to the White House in Washington, Friday, Jan. 20, 2017.
AP Photo/Cliff Owen, File
August 17, 2018 - 10:39 am
By Lolita C. Baldor and Catherine Lucey, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump said Friday he had canceled plans for a Veterans Day military parade, citing the "ridiculously high" price tag — a day after U.S. officials said the November event could cost $92 million, more than...
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South Korean Unification Minister Cho Myoung-gyon, right, shakes hands with his North Korean counterpart Ri Son Gwon during their meeting at the northern side of Panmunjom in the Demilitarized Zone, North Korea, Monday, Aug. 13, 2018.
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August 13, 2018 - 7:54 am
By Youkyung Lee, Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The rival Koreas announced Monday that North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and South Korean President Moon Jae-in will meet in Pyongyang sometime in September, while their envoys also discussed Pyongyang's nuclear disarmament efforts and...
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A plane flies past a control tower at Sea-Tac International Airport Friday evening, Aug. 10, 2018, in SeaTac, Wash.
AP Photo/Elaine Thompson
August 11, 2018 - 11:51 am
By Rachel La corte, Associated Press OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Investigators worked to find out how a "suicidal" airline employee stole an empty Horizon Air turboprop plane, took off from Sea-Tac International Airport and crashed into a small island in the Puget Sound after being chased by military...
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Attorney General Jeff Sessions
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August 10, 2018 - 6:18 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal judge on Thursday halted a deportation in progress and threatened to hold Attorney General Jeff Sessions in contempt if the mother and daughter weren't returned to the U.S. U.S. District Judge Emmet G. Sullivan of Washington learned in court that the two plaintiffs in a...
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Democrat Danny O'Connor, the Franklin County recorder, meets with volunteers at his campaign headquarters, Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2018, in Columbus.
AP Photo/John Minchillo
August 07, 2018 - 1:17 pm
By Steve Peoples and Julie Carr Smyth, Associated Press WESTERVILLE, Ohio (AP) — President Donald Trump's preferred congressional candidate — and his chief legislative achievement — are about to be tested in battleground Ohio in the season's final high-stakes special election. The midsummer affair...
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The Newseum pulled the shirts and issued an apology one day after criticism erupted from both the public and journalists for selling a shirt with a catchphrase used by President Trump to disparage the media.
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August 04, 2018 - 3:55 pm
By Jackie Wattles (CNN Money) -- The Newseum in Washington DC, a monument to journalism and the First Amendment, has removed from its gift shop shirts emblazoned with the phrase "Fake News," saying stocking the items was a "mistake." The museum pulled the shirts and issued an apology on Saturday...
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In this July 6, 2018, file photo, a container ship is docked at a port in Qingdao, in eastern China's Shandong Province.
Chinatopix via AP, File
August 03, 2018 - 10:55 am
By Joe McDonald, AP Business Writer BEIJING (AP) — China on Friday announced a $60 billion list of U.S. goods including coffee, honey and industrial chemicals for retaliation if Washington goes ahead with its latest tariff threat. The Finance Ministry accused the Trump administration of damaging...
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Ian Bush
August 02, 2018 - 1:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The lead engine of a Philadelphia-bound Amtrak train derailed as the train was approaching Washington Union Station at low speed just after noon. An Amtrak spokesman says there are no reported injuries among the 196 passengers on board. The engine remained upright and...
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In this April 10, 2018 file photo, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives to testify before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election.
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
July 31, 2018 - 7:01 pm
By Barbara Ortutay and Mary Clare Jalonick, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook set off a firestorm Tuesday, announcing that it had uncovered "sophisticated" efforts, possibly linked to Russia, to manipulate U.S. politics and by extension the upcoming midterm elections. The company was...
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Chefs Billy Riddle and Jennifer Carroll opened Spice Finch at 17th and Locust streets in Philadelphia.
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Steve Tawa
July 31, 2018 - 4:33 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The city's tourism agency, Visit Philadelphia, is serving up a $1.2-million nostalgia marketing campaign to entice people who have left the City of Brotherly Love to consider coming back. What better way to snag wayward Philadelphians than with food? The Homesick...
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