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  • Poll shows voters are unhappy, GOP majority at risk

    Public health scientist Eric Ding also announced on Wednesday that he would jump in the race…” Poll shows Gov. Rauner trailing Democratic opponents in Illinois - Politico: “With roughly three weeks until the Illinois primary election and more than ...

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  • 2020 Vision: Huge field of Democrats forming for contest to take on Trump

    While there's no Obama or Clinton on the ballot, candidates with ties to the 44th president could enjoy an early advantage – at least while others are trying to build national name recognition. TRUMP FACES RUMBLING OF GOP PRIMARY CHALLENGE, AS HE ROLLS ...

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  • DC-based Lavrock Ventures courts cybersecurity startups with $25 million fund

    The VC firm also invested in Annapolis, Maryland-based Sixgen, a cybersecurity company that provides a variety of products and services to clients in both the private and public sectors. While Lavrock Ventures closed its first fund at $25 million, it ... 2 weeks, 6 days ago
  • 'The Shape Of Water' Could End Sci-Fi's Losing Streak At The Oscars

    ... and topped off with an interspecies sex scene, “The Shape of Water” fits squarely in the realm of genre: science fiction. Fox Searchlight. Doug Jones as the sea monster in “The Shape of Water.” The movie, which has already received the Critics ... 3 weeks ago
  • NASA's new space telescope will investigate why Mars lost so much water

    "Now we know that Mars water is much more enriched than terrestrial ocean water in the heavy form of water, the deuterated form," Michael Mumma, a senior scientist at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland, said in the 2015 video. "Immediately ...

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  • Body spray, lit cigarette make car explode, police say

    A car blew up in Maryland on Thursday after the driver sprayed deodorant before lighting a cigarette, police said. (Baltimore County Police & Fire Department). A car in Maryland exploded on Thursday after the person inside sprayed aerosol deodorant ...

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  • #MeToo Movement Fuels A 1970s Comeback: The ERA

    In the current Congress, U.S. Sen. Ben Cardin, a Maryland Democrat, and U.S. Rep. Jackie Speier, a California Democrat, have proposed removing the deadline, allowing the ERA to become part of the Constitution as soon as a 38th state ratifies it. U.S ... 3 weeks ago
  • Here Are The Gun Retailers Not Making Changes After Parkland

    Here Are The Gun Retailers Not Making Changes After Parkland. Bass Pro Shops and Academy Sports + Outdoors are still selling military-style rifles like those used in recent mass shootings. By Jennifer Bendery. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters. Students who ... 3 weeks ago
  • Judge refuses to release Clarksburg student accused of bringing gun to school

    WATCH LIVE. On Air 4:25AM. 44. Washington, DC. Washington Weather Summary: 44 degrees. Menu. WUSA Alert Center. Live Video Breaking News Weather Closings. Sponsored by; Olympics. News. Local · Money · Entertainment · Nation Now · Health · Politics ...

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  • The Morning Download: Microsoft, Law Enforcement Test Limits of Network Privacy

    As part of its hiring process Unilever is using AI technology from London-based Human to match “subliminal facial expressions when the applicant answers questions” in video job interviews with personality traits. FT has the story on the whole kettle of ... 3 weeks, 2 days ago
  • Listening To Broward County's Silenced Students

    ... ability to move the national conversation, because I know these students. My organization, the Center for Policing Equity (CPE), has engaged students, educators and administrators throughout Broward County for more than a year and a half. We're ... 3 weeks, 2 days ago
  • Trump slams countries who don't block MS-13 'killers' from re-entry after report reveals gang's growing reach

    The Center for Immigration Studies, which describes itself as an “independent, non-partisan, non-profit, research organization” providing the public with information on the impact of legal and illegal immigration in the U.S., said in the report the ...

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  • Is 2018 the Year Independent Candidates Find Success?

    Mr. Trump originally gave Congress until March to come up with a plan to help DACA recipients, known as Dreamers, but there is currently no end date for DACA because of the lower-court rulings that postponed the administration's plans. More Supreme ... 3 weeks, 3 days ago
  • Maryland man convicted of rare attempted suicide charge

    Joe Riley, the Caroline County's interim top prosecutor, told The Sun that he will not pursue the charge in the future. David Jaros, a University of Baltimore law professor, told the paper that the case appears to be a “poor use of discretion.” “I find ...

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  • 'Black Panther' Success Will Help Fund Boys & Girls Clubs' STEM Centers

    Just as the advanced fictional nation of Wakanda revealed its technology to the world in “Black Panther,” Disney is helping the Boys & Girls Clubs of America introduce advanced tech to America's youth. To celebrate the record-breaking success of the ... 3 weeks, 3 days ago
  • My Kid Doesn't Need Permission To Walk Out

    OLIVIER DOULIERY via Getty Images. Hundreds of high school and middle school students from the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia walk from the U.S. Treasury to the White House in support of gun control on Feb. 21. Two months ago, for example ... 3 weeks, 3 days ago
  • Stalled Effort To Ban 'Bump Stocks' Illustrates Challenge Of Changing State Gun Laws

    After the Florida high school shooting, areas of possible action include increasing the age at which residents are allowed to buy semi-automatic weapons and tightening restrictions on gun ownership for those with mental health issues. But the bump ... 3 weeks, 3 days ago
  • Gov. Rick Scott outlines proposal to improve school safety

    DONNA EDWARDS, FORMER U.S. CONGRESSWOMAN (D-MD): Well, I mean, I think clearly somebody who's 19 or 21 who has a diagnosed mental illness that presents a danger is not going to be stopped from buying a gun. But what we have to do is that the difference ...

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  • CPAC's Schlapp, ex-RNC Chairman Steele have tense exchange over racial comment

    Former Republican National Committee Chairman Mike Steele on Saturday challenged CPAC organizer Matt Schlapp over a group spokesman's suggestion that Steele was appointed to lead the RNC only because he is black, and Schlapp's response. The exchange ...

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  • Universities Tell Applicants That Protesting Gun Violence Won't Affect Admissions

    Thanks @JonBoeckenstedt, @akilbello & others for spreading this movement of support for our students. — Andrew B. Palumbo (@InsideAdmission) February 22, 2018. Admission to BU will not be jeopardized should your school levy a ... 3 weeks, 4 days ago