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Trial Begins in Shooting of Deputy at Virginia Walmart

The man suspected of shooting a sheriff’s deputy at a Virginia Walmart is on trial for attempted capital murder. A suspected shoplifter opened fire at the store in Sterling Jan. 2, 2021, sending shoppers running and nearly costing Deputy Camron Gentry. Steven Thodos is standing trial for attempted capital...
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Goodbye, Judeo-Christian nation. Hello, interfaith America

This article was first published in the State of Faith newsletter. Sign up to receive the newsletter in your inbox each Monday night. Eboo Patel plans to overhaul the country’s approach to religion. And his mission starts with giving his organization a new name. For the past 20 years,...

Rojas homers and gets 3 hits as Marlins beat Nationals 5-1

MIAMI (AP) — Miguel Rojas homered, doubled and singled to lead the Miami Marlins over the Washington Nationals 5-1 on Tuesday night. Jesús Sánchez also went deep and Jesús Aguilar had two hits for the Marlins, who will attempt to complete their second three-game sweep of the season against Washington on Wednesday.

Mets’ Drop DH Nightcap 4-3 in Steven Matz’s Return to Flushing

The New York Mets hosted the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field on Tuesday evening for Game 2 of a day-night doubleheader. The Mets looked to sweep the day after a 3-1 win in the afternoon against familiar face Steven Matz, who received the nod for St. Louis. Matz and the Cardinals came out on top, though, by the score of 4-3 in the nightcap.

Howard softball wins first MEAC title in 15 years

WASHINGTON (WDVM) — Over the weekend, the Howard University softball team won their first MEAC title in 15 years. Not only that, but the team secured the conference’s automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament. The Bison will travel to Tallahassee, FL this week to take on the #2 seed Florida State in the first round. […]

San Bernardino County, CA: Run For The Wall 2022 begins their journey today from Ontario, California to Washington, District of Columbia for Memorial Day 2022.

Source: Run For The Wall (Information) United States: Get ready to come out, give thanks and show your support as hundreds of motorcycle riders participate in the Run For The Wall 2022 begin their journey from Ontario, California on Wednesday, May 18th, 2022 to Washington District of Columbia for Memorial Day 2022 which will be on Monday, May 30th, 2022.
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Mystics at Wings final score: Washington has strong second half in 84-68 win

The Washington Mystics ended a one-game losing streak, pushing past the Dallas Wings by a final score of 84-68 on the road. On a night where there were evidently as many Elena Delle Donne Washington Mystics jerseys as there were Arike Ogunbowale Dallas jerseys, poured in points to lead the Mystics in front of the College Park Center crowd.

Madison girls’, boys’ lax win district titles

FAIRFAX, Va (WDVM) — In northern Virginia, it was lacrosse night, as the boys and girls Concorde District finals took place at Fairfax High School. Oakton vs. Madison (Girls’ Lacrosse) This was a tight one from the start. The Warhawks played catch up for most of the game, but when it mattered most, they got […]
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Nationals' Joan Adon Flashes Newfound Velocity in Loss to Marlins

Joan Adon flashes newfound velocity in loss to Marlins originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington. Joan Adon’s best pitch has always been his fastball, but the Nationals’ starter took his four-seamer to places it had never been before Tuesday against the Miami Marlins. On the season, Adon’s fastball...
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GM Tommy Sheppard Says Wizards Have 15 Players They Like With 10th Pick

Wizards like 15 players for the 10th overall pick originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington. The Washington Wizards had their first marquee date on their offseason calendar with the NBA Draft Lottery on Tuesday night. General Manager Tommy Sheppard hoped luck would be on their side as they had a...
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Honoring the Military Service of Native Americans

(StatePoint) Washington, D.C. is a city filled with monuments and memorials celebrating those whose life’s work was in service to the nation. Some of the most visited memorials in the city honor veterans and the sacrifices they have made in service to the United States. A full weekend of...

Don't get duped: Protect yourself from Amazon gift card scams

WASHINGTON (7News) — There is one thing you can do to help protect against a gift card scam that’s so convincing, it recently duped 7 On Your Side’s Call For Action President. Shirley Rooker admits she was busy when she received an email from a friend. She...

My testimony to the Senate Budget Committee on Medicare for All

Friends, last week I found myself on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C. to testify before the Senate Budget Committee on Medicare for All. I wanted to share my written testimony with you, laying out the case for Medicare for All — and how it would solve not just a limited set of our challenges, but all of them. You can watch the testimony at