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Jose Theodore's Son Has Passed Away

Jose Theodore's Son Has Passed Away

Washington Capitals' goalie Jose Theodore's youngest child has passed away due to complications of a respiratory defect. Our hearts and prayers are with him. I know how it feels to lose a loved one, but I can't imagine the pain or loss felt by losing a child, especially so young. "The Washington...

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"Barefoot Bandit" Colton Harris Moore Arrested

Barefoot Bandit" Colton Harris-Moore arrested in the Bahamas on July 11, 2010.  The serial burglar who escaped from a halfway house for young offenders claimed his spot in notriety with his trademark, serial, barefooted burglaries.  The troubled 19 year old has gained over 20,000 FaceBook...

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Gulf Oil Spill Update: Bp and Coast Guard News Black Out

A Gulf Oil Spill Update indicates BP and Coast Guard issued a news black out on July 7, 2010.  Wayne Madsen, a Washington, DV based investigative journalist, author, and syndicated columnist has blown the whistle on attempts to block information regarding devestating conditions along the Gulf...

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Michelle Obama’s Portrait Debuts at Smithsonian

Martha Stewart and Michelle Obama received a space in the National Portrait Gallery in Washington for the first time, MaxiNews.com reported.A new exhibit, "Americans Now," opened Friday, featuring famous names from science, business, government and the arts in the museum.President Barack Obama and...

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University of Maryland University College Online

The University of Maryland University College (UMUC) was founded in 1947. It is one of eleven accredited, degree-granting institutions of the the University System of Maryland. The main campus is located in Adelphi, Maryland but the has satellite campuses in Washington DC, the Metropolitan area,...

North Korea Bombs South Korea's Yeonpyong Island Over Border Dispute

North Korea Bombs South Korea's Yeonpyong Island Over Border Dispute

A maritime border dispute between North and South Korea led to a bombing on Yeonpyeong Island on Tuesday. The hour long "rain of shells" caused at least two casualties, massive damages to buildings, and terror among South Korean civilians. The incident was condemned by U.S. officials in Washington...

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10 Most Powerful Martin Luther King Jr Quotes

Martin Luther King, Jr. was one of the most iconic civil rights activists involved in the African American Civil Rights Movement in history. As one of the greatest and most influential leaders of our time, King stood up against oppression while honoring spirituality and humanitarianism. As a...

Dr. Sam Wickline's Bee Venom to Stop HIV/AIDS

Dr. Sam Wickline's Bee Venom to Stop HIV/AIDS

Dr. Sam Wickline of Washington University Medical School in St. Louis, Missouri, is the recipient of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation grant for his research using bee venom to stop the transmission of HIV/AIDS. Wickline received the $100,000 Grand challenges Explorations grant for devising...

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Milwaulkee's Mitchell International Airport Closed

Milwaukee's Mitchell International Airport closed due to flooding.  Officials at Mitchell International Airport shut down flights due to flooded runways and tornado warnings.  Seven inches of rain fell in Milwaukee on Thursday, July 22, 2010 that caused massive power outages, traffic...

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Iraqi PM Nuri Al-Maliki to Meet Obama Soon

Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki will meet US President Barack Obama on July 22 in Washington, D.C.According to a White House statement released on Wednesday, the two leaders are scheduled to meet on July 22 to discuss a broad agenda of issues of mutual concern." The U.S. government under the...