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D.C.-area forecast: Mostly sunny and even milder today; showers possible later tomorrow

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Spring was in the air yesterday at 21st and M streets NW. (Joe Flood via Twitter) Today’s daily digit A somewhat subjective rating of the day’s weather, on a scale of 0 to 10. 8/10: Like yesterday but a few degrees warmer. Certainly a nice […]

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What Machiavelli would do about climate change

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Our experiences with climate-related extreme weather are reminders that even as we invest in long-term solutions looking forward, we should also look to the past for information about how human societies attempted to mitigate the disastrous immediate effects of climate change in their own times. […]

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For Canada’s Trudeau, the $15.5 billion Teck mine decision is a lose-lose situation

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Now, at the start of Trudeau’s second term, looms a decision that’s testing his commitments both to fighting climate change and to developing Canada’s potentially lucrative oil sands. By the end of the month, Trudeau’s cabinet is expected to approve or reject Teck Resources’ $15.5 […]

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Self-styled daredevil dies in crash after rocket launch

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Waldo Stakes, a colleague who was at the rocket launch, said Hughes, 64, was killed. “It was unsuccessful, and he passed away,” Stakes told The Associated Press. He declined further comment. Justin Chapman, a freelance journalist, told the AP that he and his wife witnessed […]

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Jeff Gordon knows a wreck lurks at every turn. That didn’t make Ryan Newman’s easier to watch.

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis As viewers gasped at the sight of race leader Ryan Newman getting turned into the wall on the final lap, Gordon, 48 and in his fifth season with Fox, wasn’t overly worried for his safety and was reasonably confident in the safety features designed to […]

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Israel’s fear of coronavirus spread jumps as election day approaches

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Dozens of school students who may have been in proximity to the South Korean tourists were directed to stay in home-based quarantine for two weeks, as were hotel housekeepers and employees of Masada, Tel Ber Sheeva and other national parks. Officials, who had previously expressed […]

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Novak Djokovic thinks he might be headed for the biggest year of the Big Three

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis That triumphant mood was met with a hero’s welcome and a hint of Super Bowl media day mayhem at a news conference here in Djokovic’s hometown, with 90 minutes of questions from Serbian Olympians and more than 60 media members that ranged from the bizarre […]

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China says most new coronavirus cases in Hubei, as outbreak widens in South Korea, Iran, Italy

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis ●The Chinese government reported 648 new cases of the novel coronavirus across the country on Sunday, as well as 97 deaths. This brings the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 76,936 with a total of 2,442 deaths from COVID-19. ● As of […]

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W.T. Woodson boys and James Madison girls claim Virginia Class 6 swimming crowns

Washington Post: Breaking News, World, US, DC News & Analysis Woodson secured one other championship: Sophomore ­Aiken Do won the 100 freestyle in 44.83 seconds. Do also was second in the 50 free in 20.56. In the 100 backstroke, junior Eric Lundren was second in 50.23. Midlothian’s Cosby was second with 207 points. Oakton, last […]