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Dear Bernie Sanders: Canada is not the United States' drugstore

Leona Aglukkaq was elected to the Canadian House of Commons in 2008 representing the riding of Nunavut. She served as Canada's minister of health from...

Loudoun County home sales

Vacation Pl., 25358-Jobobudu M. and Lyrna Wesley to Ryan Van and Allison Van Every, $455,000. ALGONKIAN REGIONAL PARK AREA. Brentmeade ... Globe Mills Ct., 20717-Peter...

Home sales in Anne Arundel and Howard counties

Snodgrass Rd., 777-Jude Hogan to Deanna Priday and Peter A. Bennett, $324,900. CURTIS BAY ... Magnolia Ave., 3-Larry and Alicia M. Haynes to Federal Home...

Fairfax County home sales

Marsden Ct., 13776-Amy L. Moyher to Daniel and Tiffany Boothe, $288,000. Smallwood Lane, 13534-Payton and Rachel Wilson to Brian and Cheryl Craddock, $528,000. Valley Country...

Alleged Russian involvement in DNC hack gives US a taste of Kremlin meddling

“They try to benefit the most out of these messes, but I wouldn't say they are creating them,” said Peter Kreko, director of the Political...

LSU president: If we want public colleges to be affordable, a federal-state partnership is key

These examples are proof that federal-state partnerships don't just work, they work well and they work fast. As Americans, we believe in educational access and...

The mystery of 1000 missing and murdered indigenous women in Canada

Former prime minister Stephen Harper insisted last year that most of the cases had been solved and that “the issue has been studied to death.”...

Donald Trump has a totally plausible path to 270 electoral votes

The New York Times published a great piece Sunday headlined "Electoral Map Gives Donald Trump Few Places to Go." Here's the crux of the article,...

Home sales in Howard and Anne Arundel counties

M-Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. to Christopher Ryan Schrader and Kendall Rae Ahlberg, $195,000. Joann Khan Dr. ... Johnson, $235,000. Sharewood Dr., 7727-Melvin C. and...

Elizabeth Banks, Jane Fonda and Eva Longoria made a 'Fight Song' music video for Hillary Clinton

There were also big TV stars — Connie Britton, Jesse Tyler Ferguson and Eva Longoria — Oscar winner Jane Fonda, comedian Aisha Tyler, singer-actress Mandy...

Craig Sager delivers emotional speech while accepting Jimmy V Award at ESPY's

[Craig Sager wasn't going to wear just anything for his NBA Finals debut. So he went shopping.] The Jimmy V award is named for the...

British millennials like me are the real losers in the Brexit vote

Martin Schulz, president of the European Parliament, is already set on fast-tracking Britain's exit against the wishes of our divided Conservative government. Decades of uncertainty...

Home sales in Anne Arundel and Howard counties

Notley Rd., 7722-Community Development Administration of Maryland to Rebecca McKinney, $165,000. Oyster Bay Harbour, 838-Corine F. Stevens and Robert M. Dey to Dorise A. Slay,...

It's the first new US nuclear reactor in decades. And climate change has made that a very big deal.

Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.), a major supporter of nuclear energy. While hardly the country's biggest nuclear installment in terms of sheer capacity to generate electricity, Watts...

'They cut my son's head off, and they took my son's head. Who would do that?'

Chris Kincheloe of the Brazoria County Sheriff's Department told the Port Arthur News that authorities searched the grounds using cadaver dogs and the waters in...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 1-7

May 3: Actor Alex Cord (”Airwolf”) is 83. Singer Frankie Valli is 82. Singer Mary Hopkin is 66. Singer Christopher Cross is 65. Drummer Cactus...

Home sales in Anne Arundel and Howard counties

Mayfair Pl., 1705-John S. and Regina M. Gorman to Justin Peter Zimmer and Julie Rebecca Folkemer Zimmer, $553,900. Pawlet Dr., 2060, No. 35D-Jace R. Carletti...

Redskins mailbag: Mulling over draft scenarios, including trades or picking 21st

I know it might raise some eyebrows that Alexander didn't record a single interception in college, but in the eyes of some talent evaluators, that's...

The Daily 202: Bill Clinton's argument with Black Lives Matter protesters is 2016's Sister Souljah Moment

Yesterday's showdown in Philadelphia quickly became a Rorschach Test. Republicans and liberal activists inclined to dislike WJC called it evidence of him being out of...

Cabrera homers but Indians rally to beat White Sox 9-4

Canton RepositoryGOODYEAR, Ariz. — Melky Cabrera got his first home run of the spring and had a run-scoring double against Carlos Carrasco but the Cleveland...

Segura has 3 hits, Gosselin homers and D-backs beat Reds 9-3

The Big LeadGOODYEAR, Ariz. — Jean Segura had three hits and Phil Gosselin hit a two-run homer to help the Arizona Diamondbacks rough up Brandon...

Brantley homers in 1st spring game, Indians beat Cubs 10-5

GOODYEAR, Ariz. — Michael Brantley homered and threw out Ben Zobrist at home in his first game of spring training and the Cleveland Indians beat...

Montgomery County and Frederick County home sales

- The ...Washington PostA listing of homes sold recently in Montgomery and Frederick counties.and more »...

Napoli homers in Cleveland's loss to Milwaukee

fox6now.comGOODYEAR, Ariz. — Mike Napoli hit his second spring homer for the Cleveland Indians, who lost 5-4 to the Milwaukee Brewers on Sunday. Napoli hit...

Australian rules football player launches 87-yard punt

Washington Post - The ...Washington PostIf any American football teams, college or pro, are in need of a punter, maybe try looking in the AFL.and...

The latest policing tool to monitor rowdy spring breakers: Drones ...

South Padre Island officials say the technology will help them monitor massive crowds.and more »...

UFC 196: Nate Diaz upsets Conor McGregor; Miesha Tate chokes out Holly Holm

Fight card and results | TV info | Pre-fight Stories. Nate Diaz upsets Conor McGregor. It's over. The Irish king has been dethroned. Heavy favorite...

Hockey Analytics-Facts Box

Also of note was that Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals, who was not in the top 250, compensated for his poor even-strength play with...

Reds' Phillips, Duvall hurt Salazar in 9-1 win vs Indians

The News CenterGOODYEAR, Ariz. — Brandon Phillips had a sacrifice fly and Adam Duvall added a two-run single in the first inning off Danny Salazar,...

US legislators give Obama's education pick an astounding pass

DePauw UniversityWhat got less attention was the astounding pass the Senate education committee just gave to Obama's nominee as the new education secretary, John King.

Fairfax County home sales

Cider House Lane, 14454-Hal N. and Chin Suk Glover to Inchang Jang and Jaehee Hwang, $385,000. Compton Valley .... Beechtree Lane, 3340-William J. Albers II...

Montgomery County and Frederick County home sales

St. Peter Ct., 12213, No. B-Federal National Mortgage Association and the Fisher Law Group to Sydney Ulvick, $130,000. Sunbright Lane, 20446-Shaun and Shandy Plicka to...

Redskins mailbag: Can Kirk Cousins handle the franchise-tag pressure?

Alexander, who took over for Breeland at Clemson after Breeland left for the NFL as a junior, is described as a speedy, physical cornerback who...

Three key things to know about Obama's new education chief

President Obama, deciding that Acting Education Secretary John King should drop the “acting” from his title, has nominated him to officially lead the department for...

Is this it for Jeb Bush?

CENTRAL, S.C. — Jeb Bush has been fighting all week to dismiss talk of his demise. But his final South Carolina campaign event here felt...

The Hug: Meet the emotional college student comforted by John Kasich Thursday

When bespectacled Brett Duncan Smith, barely out of his teens, stood to speak at a town hall event at Clemson University in South Carolina, he...

I dare you to read this and still feel good about tipping

Everything at his establishment, he wrote in a 2013 Op-Ed for Slate, improved after he enforced a mandatory 18 percent service charge—the food, the service,...

The biggest regret from a 41-year career in education reporting (and a lot more)

By the time he retired last October, John Merrow had had a 41-year bird's eye view of American schools as a journalist with NPR and...

DC community calendar, Feb. 4-11, 2016

Capital houses: conversation with James Goode First in the Great Homes and Gardens Series, curator Estella Chung and James Goode discuss Washington's historic preservation and...

Regardless of Peyton Manning, it's clear Brock Osweiler can't yet carry Broncos

Rob Ryan was ousted as the defensive coordinator of the Saints after that game. Perhaps Rex Ryan, Buffalo's head coach, received tips from his brother...

Michael Floyd, Adam Jones miss Bengals-Cardinals matchup

Colts: QB Andrew Luck, S Mike Adams, WR Phillip Dorsett, LB Sio Moore, OT Denzelle Good, OG Todd Herremans, LB Bjoern Werner. Falcons: WR Nick...

Alexandria and Arlington home sales

Van Dorn St. N., 1651B-Gail Crawford to Aaron A. Thurman, $369,900. Vermont ... 104-Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. to Colleen Gallagher, $249,900. Wilkes St. ...

Montgomery County and Frederick County home sales

Laux St., 12701-Hong Van Duong and Banh Lam to Rodrigue Djoukeng Tsane and Stephanie Simeu Kamden, $355,000. Modrad Way, 13703, No. 9-Franes L. Wrenn and...

Fairfax County home sales

Branch Dr., 812-Phillip C. Egge to Thomas Finley, $565,000. Castlevine Ct., 3040-Eric Velez to Justin Nall, $645,000. .... Murillo St., 7512-Steven R. Meek to Diane...

US Education Secretary Arne Duncan to step down at end of year

Chicago TribuneObama has chosen John B. King Jr., who currently acts as deputy secretary of education, to replace Duncan. King is a Brooklyn native who...

home sales

Jay St., 5316-Nationstar Mortgage Corp. to Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp., $392,963. ... Allison St., 1315-Elizabeth A.H. Jones to Peter C. Dorsey, $675,000. Argonne Pl.

Anne Arundel County and Howard County home sales

King George Dr., 303-Terry Rich to Brandon Duane and Shannon Lynne Finley, $222,900. Manning Rd., 1609-Federal National Mortgage Association to Triple L Construction Corp., $120,000.

Bill Hamid, Chris Rolfe help send DC United to a 1-0 win at Montreal

TSNIn the 34th, he rushed out as Romero gathered Eric Alexander's through ball in an onside position penetrating the penalty area. Romero picked out the...

Happy Hour Roundup

(blog) (blog)Ed Kilgore makes some good points about the larger implications of lefty opposition to Fast Track and explains why Democrats will have to...

TV highlights: 'Dancing With the Stars' crowns a new winning couple on the ...

Two back-to-back episodes of “Hell's Kitchen” (Fox at 8) have the final seven chefs competing in a lightning-fast steak challenge before pairing up for a...