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Trump Takes Mantle of First Bull as the Stock Market Rises

Trump Takes Mantle of First Bull as the Stock Market Rises

Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday. President Trump touted increases in the Dow Jones Industrial average on Twitter and said the market still has room to grow.

New York Times to reassign reporter accused of sexual harassment: ‘He does not deserve to be fired’

The New York Times said Wednesday that it would suspend and reassign Glenn Thrush, one of its most prominent political reporters, rather than fire him…
First six DisruptJ20 protesters acquitted on all charges

First six DisruptJ20 protesters acquitted on all charges

"the demonstration, planned by a group that calls itself DisruptJ20, was aimed at destruction, not freedom of expression." The post First six DisruptJ20 protesters acquitted on all charges appeared
Washington, DC, Teen Killed Over $200 Pair of Jordans, Mom Says

Washington, DC, Teen Killed Over $200 Pair of Jordans, Mom Says

A Washington, D.C., teen was killed this week all because of his brand-new, bright-red Nike Air Jordans, his mom believes.Read more...
United Airlines Accused of Evicting Woman from First Class Seat to Make Room for Democrat Congresswoman

United Airlines Accused of Evicting Woman from First Class Seat to Make Room for Democrat Congresswoman

An attorney and private school teacher from Washington, DC, is accusing United Airlines of removing her from her first-class seat only to give the seat to Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX).
Passenger Denies United Airlines Apologized for Giving Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Her Seat

Passenger Denies United Airlines Apologized for Giving Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee Her Seat

United Airlines reportedly issued an apology and a $500 voucher to a passenger who claimed that the airline gave Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee (D-TX) her seat in first class, but the passenger denies
‘Bomb Cyclone’: Snow and Bitter Cold Blast the Northeast

‘Bomb Cyclone’: Snow and Bitter Cold Blast the Northeast

Waves crashed over houses in Scituate, Mass., on Thursday.
‘Bomb Cyclone’: Snow and Bitter Cold Blast the Northeast

‘Bomb Cyclone’: Snow and Bitter Cold Blast the Northeast

Waves crashed over houses in Scituate, Mass., on Thursday.

An Artist’s “Scavenged Modern Zen” Home with Emerald Accents — House Tour

Name: Mariana Cotlear Location: Dupont Circle — Washington, DC Size: 600 square feet Years lived in: 10 months, renting "Pick a limited color palette and stick to it!" says Mariana, whose
Photos show hardship and fun from massive winter storm on East Coast

Photos show hardship and fun from massive winter storm on East Coast

(Click here, if you are unable to view this photo gallery or video on your mobile device.) The winter storm that has pounded the East Coast of the country has been a winter wonderland for some but a
Washington has a serious rat problem, complaints up 64%

Washington has a serious rat problem, complaints up 64%

"There have been 3,286 rat complaints to the city this fiscal year..." The post Washington has a serious rat problem, complaints up 64% appeared first on Hot Air.
Trump is divorced from reality, but is he also being separated from his powers?

Trump is divorced from reality, but is he also being separated from his powers?

This week in Washington, an excerpt from a new book on the Trump White House landed like a bombshell. The details were salacious, confirming the…

A "Nostalgia Meets Now" 495-Square-Foot Home — House Tour

Name: Irwin Gueco Location: The General Scott — Washington, DC Size: 495 square feet Years lived in: Rented 6 years / Owned 2 years "Your home should tell your story," says Irwin. And

Famed Catholic university reportedly approves ‘Gender and Sexuality’ dormitory

Georgetown University has approved a “Gender and Sexuality” dormitory for students intent on “exploring” the topics as part of a “Living Learning Community,” Campus Reform…
The Reflecting Pool Isn’t a Skating Rink, Washington Tells Visitors

The Reflecting Pool Isn’t a Skating Rink, Washington Tells Visitors

People walked and skated on the Reflecting Pool on the National Mall in Washington on Sunday. Officials there have discouraged the temptation.
Relief! Half-a-million Indian green-card applicants won’t be forced to leave the US

Relief! Half-a-million Indian green-card applicants won’t be forced to leave the US

Indians queuing up for green cards can breathe a sigh of relief. On Jan. 09, the Donald Trump administration clarified that it was not considering…
Op-Ed Columnist: Is Oprah the Un-Trump, or the Un-Clinton?

Op-Ed Columnist: Is Oprah the Un-Trump, or the Un-Clinton?

Oprah Winfrey in the press room at the Golden Globes on Sunday.
Wielding Data, Women Force a Reckoning Over Bias in the Economics Field

Wielding Data, Women Force a Reckoning Over Bias in the Economics Field

A breakfast for junior economists at an annual economic meeting in Philadelphia last week.
Wielding Data, Women Force a Reckoning Over Bias in the Economics Field

Wielding Data, Women Force a Reckoning Over Bias in the Economics Field

A breakfast for junior economists at an annual economic meeting in Philadelphia last week.