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Gym Nauseam Does D.C.'s new wealth explain the boutique-fitness boom? Give us 30 more burpees, and we'll tell you.

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:18:59 -0700

It was dawn, and DJ Daywalker was playing remixes of Pitbull and Jennifer Lopez at 140 beats per minute, trying his best to recreate the sounds of a Miami nightclub. But this was D.C., and no one actually stays out dancing until 7 a.m.

US Secret Service chief quits over security breaches

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:09:19 -0700

WASHINGTON DC, USA – The US Secret Service director resigned Wednesday, October 1, paying the price for a string of security lapses by the elite presidential protection branch, including one in which an armed intruder ran into the White House. Julia Pierson stepped down a day after enduring a withering ...

Video: Federated Defense in the Middle East, Keynote Speaker

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:07:39 -0700

Monday, Sep 29, 2014 Please join us for a half-day conference on September 29, 2014 to mark the launch of CSIS's Federated Defense in the Middle East project. This expansion of the Federated Defense Project's lens of analysis to the Middle East will seek to find avenues for enhanced burden sharing and defense cooperation with allies in the region. read more

DC Rep. Looking To End NFL's Non-Profit Status Over Redskins Name

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 17:04:41 -0700

SWXRightNow.com -- The National Football League has been called out for its not-for-profit tax status multiple times in recent years. Now the league faces additional pressure due to new bills looking into its exempt tax bracket, unless the NFL changes the Washington Redskins' name.

Authorities: Ebola patient had contact with 5 children

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:59:34 -0700

The man who is the first diagnosed Ebola patient in the U.S. may have come into contact with five children. He also was initially turned away from the emergency room, two days before being admitted to the hospital.

Sen. Gillibrand Speaks Out on Secret Service Director

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:50:07 -0700

'If someone resigns, it's always the woman'

PM Modi's US Visit: India-US agree to fight climate change through better use of information

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:29:12 -0700

PM Modi's US Visit: India-US agree to fight climate change through better use of information

Year of Consecrated Life events to help laity learn more about religious

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:24:47 -0700

WASHINGTON (CNS) -- In an effort to help lay Catholics gain a deeper understanding of religious life, priests, brothers and women religious intend to open their convents, monasteries, abbeys and religious houses to the public one day next February.

Cardinals urge government to break political deadlock in Hong Kong

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:24:37 -0700

HONG KONG (CNS) -- The two cardinals in Hong Kong urged the government to solve the present political deadlock after police used force to disperse thousands of unarmed protesters who struggled for full democracy in the city.

Howard University eliminates live music from Yardfest activities

Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:08:54 -0700

The annual event will replace live hip-hop performances with sets by Biz Markie, DJ Quicksilva and DJ Drama.

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