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  • Dave Chappelle: Rhetoric Of Trump's Presidency 'Has Been Repugnant'

    In contrast, Chappelle described Jealous ― a Democrat running for governor in Maryland and the godson of Chappelle's father ― as someone who can bring people together. “It's cynical out here. It's polarizing the way that I've never seen it before ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • In The Name Of Hate, Muslim Women Face Road Rage Behind The Wheel

    One fall afternoon, Sarah Sakinah Abdullah, a 26-year-old public health associate, was running an errand at the post office in Latta, a small town in northeastern South Carolina. She was visiting her mother, having driven down from Maryland for the ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Melania Trump Reveals Why She Wore 'I Really Don't Care' Jacket

    Trump faced outrage after she was photographed wearing the army-style jacket, with the phrase written in large letters on the back, at the Andrews Air Fore Base in Maryland on the way to the Texas border in June. Many were concerned that the first lady ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Hurricane Michael Death Toll Rises To At Least 13

    ... Tamara Lush in St. Petersburg, Terry Spencer in Fort Lauderdale, and Jennifer Kay and Freida Frisaro in Miami. Others include Jonathan Drew in Raleigh, North Carolina, Darlene Superville in Washington, and Seth Borenstein in Kensington, Maryland. 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Hurricane Michael's aftermath

    ... without power in 7 states due to outages. Recovery efforts continue in Florida, Georgia, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina and Maryland. Read our latest report: Michael is leaving behind millions of people facing a daunting recovery in the ...

    CNN 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Bethesda opens new Russia studio in Moscow

    Bethesda Softworks announced today that it has opened a new studio in Moscow, Russia. It will focus on marketing and sales in that region. This is a big step in Bethesda's global expansion. The Fallout and Elder Scrolls publisher already has ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Catholic Church To Offer ID Cards For Undocumented Immigrants In Baltimore

    Undocumented immigrants are able to receive government-issued driver's licenses in Maryland with certain documentation, but many find the process hard to navigate, The Baltimore Sun reports. To qualify for the card, Baltimore residents must be members ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Dramatic Increase In Women Of Color As 2018 Candidates: Report

    The 2018 midterm elections have already broken barriers for representation among candidates for political office: A record number of women ran and won in the primaries, and an unprecedented number of LGBTQ candidates also ran and have won so far. 1 year, 9 months ago
  • WashU Students In Group Chat: 'Why Are Asians Invading Our Study Room'

    And it's a not uncommon form of anti-Asian racism, Julie Park, an associate professor at the University of Maryland at College Park told Inside Higher Ed. At the same time, she added, “Asian Americans are stereotyped as being more passive, which leads ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Hurricane Michael Downgraded To Tropical Storm After Battering Florida Panhandle

    ... Florida; Terry Spencer in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; Freida Frisaro in Miami; Brendan Farrington in St. Marks, Florida; Russ Bynum in Keaton Beach, Florida; Jonathan Drew in Raleigh, North Carolina; and Seth Borenstein in Kensington, Maryland ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Hurricane Michael Intensifies Into Extremely Dangerous Category 4 Storm

    Associated Press contributors include Tamara Lush in St. Petersburg; Russ Bynum in Keaton Beach; Jonathan Drew in Raleigh, North Carolina; and Science Writer Seth Borenstein in Kensington, Maryland. For the latest on Hurricane Michael, visit ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • 5 Interesting Supreme Court Cases Kavanaugh Could Decide This Term

    In another case with implications for lengths of prison sentences, the Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case dealing with which state robbery crimes should be considered violent felonies under the Armed Career Criminal Act, a statute that set a ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Fox News' Andrew Napolitano Slams Trump For Calling Kavanaugh Accusations 'A Hoax'

    Christine Blasey Ford had provided powerful testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee last month, in which she alleged Kavanaugh had pinned her down, groped her and tried to remove her clothing during a small party in suburban Maryland when ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Johns Hopkins University Names Medical Building After Henrietta Lacks

    “Through her life and her immortal cells, Henrietta Lacks made an immeasurable impact on science and medicine that has touched countless lives around the world,” Johns Hopkins President Ronald Daniels said during the university's 9th annual Henrietta ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Gladius' young leaders stop denial of service attacks with decentralized blockchain network

    Niebylski and his friends founded Gladius in the summer of 2017, when he was a freshman at the University of Maryland. They believed that the decades-long method of fighting DDoS attacks with centralized solutions was too inefficient and too costly for ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Susan Collins: Ford's Testimony Made Me Wonder If Kavanaugh Should Withdraw

    But Kavanaugh's “forceful denial” to the committee of Ford's sexual assault allegation against him ultimately led her to vote in his favor, ensuring his confirmation to the highest court in the land, she told CNN's “State Of The Union.” “I was ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • 3 things to know about Ashley Kavanaugh

    Kavanaugh and Ashley first met when they both worked in the Bush White House and went on their first date just before the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Now the manager of a Maryland town just outside of Washington, D.C., read on for a look at what else to ...

    Fox News 1 year, 9 months ago
  • The Coming Kavanaugh Court Doctrine: Democrats Are Unconstitutional

    But Kavanaugh's blatant display of partisanship during his testimony last week, when he dismissed Ford's accusations as part of “a calculated and orchestrated political hit, fueled with apparent pent-up anger about President Trump and the 2016 election ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • Corruption Currents: Bungling Russian Spies Exposed Cyberactivities, West Says

    Local cases: A former Maryland lobbyist was sent to prison after pleading guilty to bribing elected officials. The New Jersey governor said ... An ex-governor in Nigeria is accused of money laundering as his son runs for political office. (Leadership ... 1 year, 9 months ago
  • As A Man Who Respects Women, I Thought I'd Never Crossed A Line. I Was Wrong.

    Many of her offenders were young men we grew up with in Bethesda, Maryland ― the same hometown as Brett Kavanaugh and Christine Blasey Ford. It had been more than 15 years since Robyn and I were in contact. I was so deeply moved by her story that I ... 1 year, 9 months ago