Tag Archives: WASHINGTON

Nationals’ bullpen collapses in the eighth inning as the Orioles rally to a 5-3 win 

Sean Doolittle was dinged for two homers, and Daniel Hudson allowed a go-ahead three-run shot as Washington fell to 4-7.

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How Kristi Noem, Mt. Rushmore and Trump Fueled Speculation About Pence’s Job 

After Ms. Noem, the South Dakota governor, flew to Washington on Air Force One, rumors about her ambitions ensued. She made a second trip to smooth things over with Mike Pence.

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COVID-19 strikes Washington state farmworkers and swamps rural hospitals 

Jamaican farmer Earl Edwards died Friday in quarantine housing for foreign laborers in Washington state, where he worked in a cherry-packing facility. A coronavirus outbreak at one of Washington state’s largest fruit farms has renewed concern for agricultural workers, who live and work in close quarters.

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Madden 21: EA Makes Announcement On Washington’s In-Game Representation 

Madden 21 will ultimately have no trace of the Washington Redskins in their game, but removing the offensive media and artwork will take time.

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Rep. John Lewis, civil rights icon, was a powerful voice against war with Iraq 

Melina Mara/The Washington Post via Getty Images Rep. John Lewis, who died on Friday, was an early opponent of the 2003 invasion of Iraq. “What fruit will our actions bear, not just for us but for our children?” Lewis said in a 2002 floor speech. “And not just for the children of our own land, but the children of the West, and the Middle East, […]

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In ‘Madden NFL 21,’ Washington’s pro football team will get a generic name makeover 

The next edition of the popular NFL video game will go with a generic Washington team until a new identity is officially unveiled by the organization.

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EA will remove the Washington pro football team’s name in ‘Madden 21’ 

On Monday the Washington football team announced that after years of insisting on using a racial slur as its name, it will rebrand ahead of the upcoming season. While establishing a new name and logo for a pro sports team in just a few months is alre…

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EA will remove the Washington pro football team’s name in ‘Madden 21’ 

On Monday the Washington football team announced that after years of insisting on using a racial slur as its name, it will rebrand ahead of the upcoming season. While establishing a new name and logo for a pro sports team in just a few months is alre…

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Daniel Snyder is detrimental to the welfare of the NFL. He must go. 

Washington’s pro football franchise offers little to the league beyond losing and disgrace.

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China claims Australia ‘lacks backbone and is dependent on the US’ 

An editorial in the Chinese tabloid Global Times on Thursday said Australia has ‘cozied up’ to Washington and joined America’s ‘anti-China campaign’.

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If Washington picks Red Tails, Tuskegee Airmen nonprofit wants to make sure it’s done right 

Some question whether the pioneering African American aviators should become an NFL mascot.

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A Team by Any Other Name Is Fine, It Turns Out 

The Washington N.F.L. franchise is picking a new name. As other pro franchises have learned, the process of rebranding can be as unique as the result.

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Washington State Beat Back Covid-19. Now It’s Rising Again. 

Washington was the initial epicenter of the nation’s coronavirus outbreak, and an early lockdown helped contain it. Six months later, cases are spiking again, and the future looks uncertain.

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China hits back at ‘troublemaker’ US as tension grows over South China Sea 

China’s embassy in Washington hit back hours after US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned that ‘the world will not allow Beijing to treat the South China Sea as its maritime empire’,

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China rejects prospect of joining arms control talks with US 

China has rejected any prospect of joining in trilateral arms limitation talks with the U.S., calling reports from Washington that it would do so a distortion of its stated position

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