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  1. ID, NV, UT have among highest payday loan ratesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    The study, released this week by the Pew Charitable Trusts, found their rates are so high mainly because they're among only seven states that impose no legal limits on them.

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  2. Heroin dealer gets 30 years after 3 customers dieRead the original story

    Saturday | Washington Examiner

    A D.C. drug dealer has been sentenced to 30 years in prison after three of his customers in Fairfax County died.

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  3. Yellen signals more aggressive stance toward banksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | Washington Examiner

    Fed Chair Janet Yellen suggested Tuesday that current regulatory rules might not be enough to prevent the kind of risk-taking that triggered the 2008 financial crisis and nearly toppled the entire banking system.

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  4. Beyer endorsed by Richardson, DeanRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Washington Examiner

    Former Virginia lieutenant governor Don Beyer is picking up support from prominent national Democrats as he seeks a House seat in northern Virginia.

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  5. MH370: What do we know? What will we ever know?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | Washington Examiner

    At the time - the evening of March 24 - it seemed like the breakthrough the world was waiting for.

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  6. Satellites searching for missing plane have limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    That's why experts say images taken by a private-sector satellite company and released by the Australian government provide a clue that needs investigating, but they aren't conclusive evidence that the objects in the images are from the missing Boeing 777.

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  7. Judge sets bond for suspect in Va. slayingsRead the original story

    Mar 19, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    A West Virginia judge has set bond for a Virginia man prosecutors say is a suspect in three unsolved slayings in Alexandria, Va.

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  8. Alexandria to add bike lanes on busy King StreetRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    The Alexandria City Council has voted to create bicycle lanes on the city's busy King Street after debating a plan that will eliminate some parking spaces.

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  9. In Senate race, two Kansans battle over who is more KansanRead the original story

    Mar 5, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    The fight for the Republican Senate nomination in Kansas has turned, in part, into a strange battle between a fourth-generation Kansan and a fifth-generation Kansan over who is more Kansan.

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  10. Races for open seats in Va. shaping up differentlyRead the original story

    Mar 3, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Two U.S. House seats in the northern Virginia suburbs are open for the first time in decades, but the races to succeed Republican Frank Wolf and Democrat Jim Moran are shaping up very differently.

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  11. Woman, daughter convicted of heroin smugglingRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Forty-seven-year-old Alicia Garcia Rivera and 27-year-old Kenia Verges, both of Providence, R.I., were convicted of conspiracy to import heroin into the United States in federal court in Alexandria, Va., on Monday.

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  12. Ethiopian refugee wants UK action over hackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Ethiopian refugee Tadesse Kersmo talks to the media at the London offices of Privacy International Monday Feb. 17, 2014, after experts found traces of sophisticated surveillance software on his computer used for cyberattacks, and is calling on British authorities to open an investigation.

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  13. Republicans should at least use the courts to try to restrain ObamaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    We've come a long way since Justice Charles Evans Hughes remarked a century ago, "the Constitution is what the judges say it is."

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  14. Kansas Sen. Pat Roberts won't say how many days he spends in KansasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Recently the New York Times reported that Kansas Republican Sen. Pat Roberts , who owns a duplex in Dodge City as well as a house in Alexandria, Va., does not live in the Dodge City home when he is in Kansas.

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  15. Restore cuts to benefits for veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2014 | Washington Examiner

    Nobody understands the virtue of sacrifice more than America's veterans and military personnel.

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  16. Hospitals defend billing practices amid Obamacare confusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2013 | Washington Examiner

    Hospitals are defending their practice of holding patients accountable for paying their medical bills in the face of confusion over Obamacare coverage in the the new year.

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  17. Mid Atlantic rocket launch set for Tuesday nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2013 | Washington Examiner

    Much of the U.S. East Coast is expected to get a view of a mid-Atlantic rocket launch Tuesday night, when the Air Force and NASA will try to put 29 tiny satellites into orbit, including a smartphone and a satellite built by students.

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  18. Students with autism can find a haven and life skills at Marshall UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2013 | Washington Examiner

    For Laura Beth Galloway, the Autism Training Center at Marshall University here was not just a place where her autistic son could have a chance to succeed, but a haven from the misunderstanding and bullying he endured throughout his school years.

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