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Smoke From Raging Wildfires In Western U.S. Pushing Carbon Monoxide Across The Country

Added: 16.08.2018 20:09 | 8 views | 0 comments

Residents across the East Coast could smell the lingering smoke in Baltimore and Washington D.C. on Thursday morning after high-altitude winds carried the scent from the dozens of fires burning across the Western United States, according to The Washington Post. Even though the flames were more than 3,000 miles away, social media posts from Virginia to Maryland from local residents said they could detect the particular scent. AccuWeather Meteorologist Jake Sojda said it's "unlikely that enough smoke from the fires will make it to the East Coast to become hazardous." "Daily chances for showers and thunderstorms will help clean out mid- and low levels of the atmosphere of particulate matter. At...

Trump's military parade in Washington may cost $92 million

Added: 16.08.2018 19:07 | 5 views | 0 comments

White House budget director Mick Mulvaney said in February the cost might be $10 million to $30 million.

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‘We have more that we’re planning to do’ if Turkey doesn’t release American pastor, Treasury Secretary says

Added: 16.08.2018 18:58 | 8 views | 0 comments

The statement comes amid rapidly escalating tensions between Washington and Ankara over Pastor Andrew Brunson’s continued detention.

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Piers Sellers, a British-born climate scientist turned NASA astronaut, dies at age 61 - Washington Post

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Piers Sellers, a British-born climate scientist turned NASA astronaut, dies at age 61 - Washington Post

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Reporter details life in the Conway household

Added: 16.08.2018 17:19 | 5 views | 0 comments

After Kellyanne and George Conway invited Washington Post reporter Ben Terris into their home, he shares his experience and thoughts on the couple's dynamic.


U.S. bishops urge Vatican, lay investigation into ex-cardinal abuses

Added: 16.08.2018 17:05 | 16 views | 0 comments

The organization representing U.S. Roman Catholic bishops on Thursday called for a Vatican-led probe backed by lay investigators into allegations of sexual abuse by former Washington Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who resigned last month.


Kudlow: China is sending team to Washington to talk trade

Added: 16.08.2018 16:01 | 1 views | 0 comments

The top White House economic adviser confirms that China will send a trade envoy to Washington this month for talks to defuse an escalating dispute that threatens global economic growth.


DC archbishop: Need 'to be there' for survivors

Added: 16.08.2018 15:16 | 17 views | 0 comments

Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the Archbishop of Washington, faulted in a Pennsylvania grand jury report over his handling of sexually abusive priests as Pittsburgh's bishop, is asking parishioners not to lose confidence in the church and to help victims.


Turkey Lira CRISIS: IMF puts pressure on Erodgan – sort out this mess

Added: 16.08.2018 9:43 | 10 views | 0 comments

Turkey should commit to sound economic policies to promote stability and reduce imbalances at a time of market volatility, an IMF spokesperson said on Wednesday as a row between Washington and Ankara over the jailing of an American pastor dragged on.


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