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Virginia school district nixes video on race after criticismA school district in Virginia has decided not to use a video about race and affirmative action after it drew criticism from parents and made some students uncomfortable
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US airstrikes target Islamic State in AfghanistanU.S. officials say there have been about 20 airstrikes against Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan in the past three weeks, as the U.S. expands its fight against the insurgent group beyond Iraq and Syria
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Tributes in memory of two slain deputies are stacked on a Harford County Sheriff's Office Department vehicle outside the department's southern precinct, Thursday morning, Feb. 11, 2016, in Edgewood, Md. David Evans, who had warrants for his arrest, fatally shot a deputy in a restaurant Wednesday, Feb. 10, and killed another deputy in shootout before he was killed himself, Harford County Sheriff Jeffrey Gahler said. (AP Photo/Juliet Linderman)
Slain Maryland deputies were fathers, veterans of the forceIn an emotional address, the Harford County sheriff Thursday identified two deputies who were fatally shot in the line of duty, marking the first such tragedy in the small suburban county since 1899
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Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) Co-Founder Kip Thorne waits in a side room before a news conference at the National Press Club in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, to announce that scientists have detected gravitational ripples, just as Einstein predicted a century ago. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Breakthrough: Scientists detect Einstein's gravity ripplesIn a blockbuster announcement, scientists say they have finally detected gravitational waves _ the ripples in the fabric of space-time that Einstein predicted a century ago
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In this Monday, Feb. 8, 2016 photo made available by the Turkish Coast Guard, Pelen Hussein, a Syrian migrant, 20, who was trying to reach Greece when the boat he was in capsized, stands on the top of the capsized boat before being rescued by the Turkish Coast Guard Air Command off the waters of Edremit bay in the Aegean Sea, Turkey. Turkey's coast guard said that 27 migrants had died after their boat capsized in the Bay of Edremit while trying to reach the Greek island of Lesbos. The International Organization for Migration says 409 people have died this year trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea, and migrant crossings in the first six weeks of 2016 are running at nearly ten times the rate of the same period last year.(Turkish Coast Guard via AP)
NATO orders warships into Aegean to help ease migrant crisisIn a dramatic response to Europe's gravest refugee crisis since World War II, NATO has ordered three warships to sail immediately to the Aegean Sea to help end the deadly smuggling of asylum-seekers across the waters from Turkey to Greece
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Stock traders work at the New York Stock Exchange, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
US markets trim losses in late tradingUS stocks recovered somewhat from sharp losses after having followed global shares lower earlier in the day
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Ex-Olympian to argue self-defense in domestic violence caseA lawyer for Olympic gold-medalist skier Picabo Street says she will be cleared of domestic violence and assault charges because she was defending herself a December fight with her father
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Cleveland Cavaliers' LeBron James (23) drives against Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant (24) in the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, in Cleveland. The Cavaliers won 120-111. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)
LeBron donates uniforms to Toronto-area school teamsCavaliers star LeBron James surprised school kids in Toronto by giving them new team uniforms
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
Protestors march near Parliament in Cape Town, South Africa, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, calling for president Jacob Zuma to step down from power. Parliament opens later with Zuma delivering his state of the nation address to parliament.  (AP Photo/STR)
Economy focus of S. African nation speech, despite hecklingOpposition members disrupt the South African president's state-of-the-nation address on Thursday, with some lawmakers walking out of the joint session
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  • Could Snow Disrupt Reston Commute?

    After "Snowzilla," whatever comes our way Monday night into Tuesday morning in the way of snow in the metro DC area will likely seem minor. Weather forecasters are studying weather patterns trying to narrow down their predictions. Patch.com, Mon, Feb 8 2016 @ 11:33 AM
  • Loudoun and Prince William offer new mental health program

    Loudoun's LINC team members, from left: Lisa Beran, primary clinician; Muhammad Quidwai, psychiatrist; Yvette Zebaze, nurse; Debra Schuetz, program manager; David Strange, employment and education specialist; and Mike Bernal, care coordinator. Prince William and Loudoun counties are among eight localities in Virginia that have begun offering care to young adults who have recently experienced their first psychotic episode. The Washington Post, Mon, Feb 8 2016 @ 11:31 AM
  • Loudoun Grown Expo to showcase county crafters

    The Loudoun Grow Expo, a full-day event, will be held Feb. 27 at the Bush Tabernacle in Purcellville. Loudoun Times, Mon, Feb 8 2016 @ 10:51 AM
  • County plans new urban street grids for Reston

    Fairfax County Department of Transportation director Tom Biesiadny answers questions at a public meeting on the department's Reston Network Analysis, which will study a conceptual design for a grid of streets around area transit stations. Fairfax Times, Mon, Feb 8 2016 @ 12:06 AM
  • Easter Egg Hunt at The Marshall House

    The George C. Marshall International Center welcomes the Loudoun County community to its 6th Annual Easter Egg Hunt. 4,000 treat-filled eggs, pictures with the Easter Bunny, face painting, bag decorating, games, raffles and more! Separate hunt areas for pre-school children, age 5-7 and age 8 up. Patch.com, Sun, Feb 7 2016 @ 04:59 PM
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