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  1. Cruz: 'We don't need another czar - we need presidential leadership'Read the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Washington Times

    ... for former AOL CEO Steve Case, and general counsel at Revolution LLC, a tech-focused venture capital firm in Washington. "Rather, we should come together in bipartisan unity to take these common-sense steps to protect the American people," he said. ...

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  2. Former Biden chief of staff to lead Ebola responseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Denver Post

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention , Director Dr. Tom Frieden, far left, testifies as he sits on a panel with, from second from left,, Dr. Anthony Fauci, director of The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, Dr. Robin Robinson, director of the Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service, Dr. Luciana Borio, assistant commissioner for counterterrorism policy at the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and John Wagner, the Acting assistant Commissioner at the Office of Field Operations for U.S. Customs and Border Protection, testify on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014, before the House Energy and Commerce Committee's subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations hearing to examine the government's response to contain the disease and whether America's hospitals and health care workers are ... (more)

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  3. GWU's 'Hear in DC' archive hopes to collect sights, sounds of bygone eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Washington Post

    An exhibit at the Gelman Library at George Washington University displays items from the DC Vernacular Music archive. - Clinton Yates/The Washington Post "I didn't go to school here, but I was [expletive] born here," Ian MacKaye says, starting things out with a bang Thursday at George Washington University.

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  4. Mixed political reaction on new Ebola CzarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | WHIO

    ... Ebola response" by coordinating it better; Klain currently runs a technology-oriented venture capital firm in Washington. Jamie Dupree is the Radio News Director of the Washington Bureau of the Cox Media Group and writes the Washington Insider blog. ...

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  5. Advocates and Chefs Judge Congress on Food PolicyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Roll Call

    ... on key food and farm bill votes determined by an advisory board. The event took place at Graffiato restaurant in Washington, D.C., where guests could nosh on pizza and other Italian-inspired bites from fellow "Top Chef" alum Mike Isabella. "Most ...

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  6. Nutrition advocate Tim Ryan's campaign binges on donuts and cupcakesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Cleveland.com

    ... spends hundreds of dollars for meals at places like the Havana House in Niles and the National Democratic Club in Washington, D.C.. It also spent more than $20,000 on catering for fundraisers at establishments like McMenamy' s in Niles, and ...

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  7. Traffic, transit tips for this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Washington Post

    The Howard University homecoming parade and football game are among the weekend's major events. (Mark Gail/The Washington Post) We're in for a delightful fall weekend, the Capital Weather Gang says. Sporting events will add crowds to the roads and ...

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  8. Police: Rabbi captured video of 6 women changingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Daily Mail

    ... teen lay in wait at home to 'murder one-by-one his entire family in the hope of inheriting just $3,000' Washington D.C. Rabbi 'secretly filmed women as they undressed for ritual bath at synagogue using camera disguised as a clock' Police say a ...

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  9. Comparisons : What $3,000/Month Rents You in Washington, D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Curbed

    Welcome to Curbed Comparisons , a column that explores what one can rent for a set dollar amount in various Washington, D.C. neighborhoods. Is one man's studio another man's townhouse? Let's find out! Today's price: $3,000 .

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  10. Ron Klain named Ebola czar by President ObamaRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Washington Times

    Responding to urgent calls from Congress and a fearful public, President Obama has tapped a former White House official to serve as his "Ebola czar." Ron Klain, an attorney who worked for Vice Presidents Joe Biden and Al Gore, is president of Case Holdings, which handles business interests for former AOL CEO Steve Case, and general counsel at Revolution LLC, a tech-focused venture capital firm in Washington, according to the White House .

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  11. 4 Things Some DC Lawmakers Want Obama to Do About EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | ABC News

    ... November midterm election, but Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, thinks congressional leaders should call Congress back to Washington for an emergency session to examine a temporary Ebola travel ban. "The top priority should be to protect health and safety of ...

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  12. The challenge of talking about EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Washington Post

    Thomas Frieden, director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, testifies before a House Energy and Commerce Committee Oversight and Investigations Subcommittee hearing on "Examining the US Public Health Response to the Ebola Outbreak" on Capitol Hill in Washington on October 16, 2014. AFP PHOTO/Nicholas KAMM Those two contrasting ideas are the messages this country's national and medical leaders are trying to send to an American public that is both increasingly alarmed over Ebola and, in many cases, fundamentally uneducated about the disease.

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  13. Where We Live: Navy Yard is a 21st-century neighborhood in Southeast WashingtonRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | The Washington Post

    The neighborhood that has come to be known as Navy Yard exudes excitement and energy on the streets, in shops and even in its quiet space along the water. It's located south of Capitol Hill along the Anacostia River in Southeast Washington. 2 comments

  14. Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf entertain US troops as they make a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Daily Mail

    Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf entertain US troops as they make a morale boosting appearance at Fort Benning for special screening of Fury They appeared to keep their distance as Washington DC played host to the official premiere of historical war drama Fury, but Brad Pitt and Shia LaBeouf were side by side during an intimate screening at Fort Benning on Thursday. The co-stars journeyed south for a special appearance at the United States Army post in Columbus, Georgia - where their new World War II movie was being screened for its 120,000 soldiers.

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  15. Grazing Wars: Grass March Cowboys Ride to Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Roll Call

    A Prius driver pulled up next to the horse trailer parked on Maryland Avenue midday Thursday, a block southwest of the Capitol, and asked Nevada ranch hand George Martin what issue brought him to Washington. "Regulation without representation," responded Martin, 69, who was keeping a watchful eye on a dozen horses and three of his great-granddaughters, while the rest of the crew that rode with him for nearly 2,800 miles paid a visit to the Hill.

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  16. Quiet 'whiz kid' now public face of Ebola fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | WTOP-FM Washington

    In this Oct. 9, 2014, photo, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Dr. Tom Frieden, center, speaks with Guinean President Alpha Conde, left, as the heads of the United Nations, International Monetary Fund and World Bank discuss the Ebola outbreak and what help is needed by the West African nations that are stricken with the outbreak at the World Bank in Washington. Last May, as Ebola crept across West Africa, America's top infectious disease expert told a group of Harvard students in a commencement speech to always second-guess their assumptions because "overconfidence can kill."

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  17. OMA and Olin Studio Chosen for New Park Project in Washington, DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Artforum Intl.

    The architecture firms Office for Metropolitan Architecture, from the Netherlands, and Olin Studio, based in Philadelphia, have won a competition to design a new $40 million park stretching across the Anacostia River in Washington, DC, reports Jonathan O'Connell at the Washington Post . A partner at OMA's New York offices, Jason Long, said their design proposal for the 11th Street Bridge Park project takes cues from New York's High Line Park and other major municipal projects to reenergize civic space.

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  18. Royal connections to D.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... loser to a member of Major League Baseball's elite has been crafted by graduates of George Mason and George Washington universities. Four key members of the baseball operations side of Kansas City's front office earned degrees in either Fairfax, ...

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  19. Audio Theatre Creates New Partnerships for Greek TragedyRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | PRWeb

    ... The cast features the talents of former African Continuum Artistic Director Jennifer Nelson, A.J. Calbert, Duyen Washington, William T. Newman Jr. and the 20-voice gospel choir from St. Philip the Evangelist Episcopal Church in Anacostia. Join us at ...

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  20. Ed Gillespie On Virginia Senate Race: 'We've Closed A Big Gap' [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | The Daily Caller

    Alex Pappas is a Washington D.C.-based political reporter for The Daily Caller. He has also written for The Washington Examiner and the Mobile Press-Register.

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