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Investors hope Powell's speech offers clarity. But will it?

4 minutes ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - Against the backdrop of a vulnerable economy, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell takes center stage Friday with the financial world seeking clarity on whether...
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Scherzer makes successful return as Nationals topple Pirates

32 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

Howie Kendrick and Anthony Rendon homered and right-hander Max Scherzer made a successful if truncated return from injury Thursday as the visiting Washington Nationals earned a...
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Bomb scare shuts down New York's George Washington Bridge, triggers transit collapse

Bomb scare shuts down New York's George Washington Bridge, triggers transit collapse

56 minutes ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The iconic George Washington Bridge in New York City has been briefly shut down on both levels and in both directions, triggering serious traffic jams, as authorities rushed to...
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Redskins' Reed in concussion protocol after leaving game

58 minutes ago   |   National Post

Washington Redskins tight end Jordan Reed, who has a history of concussions, ended up in the concussion protocol Thursday night after taking a helmet-to-helmet hit from Atlanta...
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Bernie Sanders meets California fire victims, lays out Green New Deal

58 minutes ago   |   Reuters

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders on Thursday unveiled a $16.3 trillion climate change strategy on a tour of northern California that included meeting families...
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George Washington Bridge Closes for Investigation of Suspicious Package

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

The episode caused traffic delays on a span connecting Upper Manhattan and New Jersey.
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More Than $1 Million in Cocaine Was Found in Banana Shipments Bound for Grocery Stores

1 hour ago   |   Time

Bricks of cocaine were found stashed in boxes of banana shipments at three grocery stores in Washington state on Sunday, CNN reports . The drugs totaled more than $1 million...
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Scherzer makes successful return as Nationals topple Pirates

1 hour ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

Howie Kendrick and Anthony Rendon homered and right-hander Max Scherzer made a successful if truncated return from injury Thursday as the visiting Washington Nationals toppled...
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Carson Wentz sits again as regular season nears

1 hour ago   |   ABC

Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz will go into the regular season week one against the Washington Redskins without playing a single snap in the preseason. Wentz is held out of...
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Suspicious device shuts down George Washington Bridge

1 hour ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - Traffic on the George Washington Bridge has been shut down in both directions as authorities investigate a suspicious device. The New York Police Department says the...
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8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

8-year-old boy mauled by mountain lion while playing outside his home

A mountain lion left an 8-year-old boy with serious injuries when the beast attacked the child while he was playing outside his home in Colorado, officials said. The animal... Read more ...

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

German town offering $1.1 million to anyone who can prove it's not a real place

There's more than 300,000 people who live in the town, but if you can prove it's all a hoax, you'll be $1.1 million richer. Read more ...

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Vegan parents whose strict diet left baby 'severely malnourished' avoid jail

Authorities discovered the couple's child so malnourished that, at 19 months old, she weighed just 10.8 pounds. Read more ...

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Scherzer goes 4 innings in return, Nationals top Pirates 7-1

Pirates: Now 8-30 since the All-Star break Read more ...

Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

Patriots' Patrick Chung indicted on cocaine possession charge

The longtime Patriots starting strong safety, 32, is scheduled to be arraigned Aug. 28. Read more ...

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

Reports: Man crushed to death when apartment elevator suddenly drops

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Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

Trump awards Medal of Freedom to NBA star Bob Cousy

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump presented 91-year-old basketball legend Bob Cousy with the Presidential Medal of Freedom on Thursday, praising the Boston Celtics star as... Read more ...

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Former 2020 candidate John Hickenlooper says he's running for Senate

Hickenlooper mounted a long shot presidential campaign that collapsed before it ended in mid-August. Read more ...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's...

Hospital dresses babies up as 'Wizard of Oz' characters to celebrate movie's 80th anniversary

The babies were dressed up as the Cowardly Lion, Tinman, Scarecrow and Dorothy. Read more ...

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

Panthers QB Newton leaves exhibition game with foot injury

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. - Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton left Thursday night's exhibition game against New England in the first quarter with a foot injury. Read more ...