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  • Man with history of anti-Semitism jailed in fatal shootings at Kansas Jewish centers

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. A 73-year-old southwest Missouri man with a long history of anti-Semitism is suspected of killing two people outside Overland Park's Jewish Community Center and then a third at a nearby Jewish assisted living facility. After...
  • Florida House home away from home: My Word

    Florida House home away from home: My Word
    For more than four decades, many Floridians visiting Washington, D.C., have found a bit of our Sunshine State in the nation's capital. A "home away from home," Florida House has the distinction of being the only state embassy in the country. Our embassy...
  • Lawyers start mining the Medicare data for clues to fraud

    (Reuters) - Within hours of the U.S. government's unprecedented release last week of a trove of Medicare billing data, a small fraternity of lawyers who specialize in representing whistleblowers in healthcare fraud cases began to mobilize. These...
  • U.S. lawmakers visit Afghanistan to press case for troops to stay

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives, John Boehner, is leading a delegation of Republican lawmakers on a trip to Afghanistan to underscore their call for U.S. forces to remain there and also to review the country's...
  • Cherry blossoms help MARC set weekend ridership record

    Cherry blossoms help MARC set weekend ridership record
    A total of 13,338 people rode MARC trains along the Penn Line this weekend, setting a record for the new service as many made their way to Washington for cherry blossom celebrations. That's more than triple the number — 4,085 — who rode...
  • Sebelius says she told Obama staying 'wasn't an option'

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius, who resigned last week, says she made the decision to leave and told President Barack Obama last month that staying on "wasn't an option". In her first interview since the...
  • Democratic congressional race heating up in Bucks County

    Democrats Shaughnessy Naughton and Kevin Strouse have opened campaign offices barely a block apart on Mill Street, the main drag in Bristol. Neither of the candidates seeking their party's nomination for Congress lives in Bristol, but the struggling...
  • READER SUBMITTED: EARL MOSLEY'S DANCE STUDENTS TO PERFORM AT KENNEDY CENTER

    The American College Dance Festival Association (ACDFA) has selected Earl Mosley's choreography set on students at Montclair State University to represent the Northeast at their National College Dance Festival in June. The Festival will be held at the...
  • READER SUBMITTED: Shipman & Goodwin Attorneys Elected To Leadership Positions

    Anthony R. Shannon and Harrison M. Smith, attorneys with Shipman & Goodwin LLP, have been re-elected to leadership positions in George W. Crawford Black Bar Association for 2014-2015. Crawford is a statewide affiliate of the National Bar Association,...
  • Ralph Dawson Matthews Jr., journalist

    Ralph Dawson Matthews Jr., journalist
    Ralph Dawson Matthews Jr., a former managing editor of the Baltimore Afro-American who worked closely with Malcolm X in the early 1960s and once shared a house with a young Miles Davis, died April 3 at the Adelphi House assisted living facility in...
  • Rowland Pleads Not Guilty; Lawyer Promises He Will Be 'Fully Vindicated'

    Rowland Pleads Not Guilty; Lawyer Promises He Will Be 'Fully Vindicated'
    NEW HAVEN — John G. Rowland pleaded not guilty Friday to seven campaign fraud charges for which he was indicted a day earlier, and his lawyer promised an aggressive defense that will leave Connecticut's previously convicted, three-term governor...