Sun, 25 Aug 2019 22:01:39 GMT

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Question: "Any second-thoughts on escalating the trade war with China?" President Trump: "Yeah, sure. Why not? Mig… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The fatal chain-reaction crash began when a 40-year-old Virginia man crashed the front of his 2007 BMW sedan into a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A young cancer survivor ended his radiation treatment with a big donation to the Chicago hospital that helped him h… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A 108.7 mph laser from Soto ... right at Heyward in center field. 2 outs for Cabrera.

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Hong Kong police deploy water cannon trucks, use tears gas amid ongoing mass protests hill.cm/TvdyAQX pic.twitter.com/NwTJCd9mvu

Soto vs. Kimbrel with the go-ahead runner in scoring position in the 9th. Buckle up.

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GOP primary challenger calls for looking into 25th Amendment to remove Trump from office hill.cm/IP1VIt9 pic.twitter.com/L4NeGcvgV0

Robert Griffin III, forever linked to Andrew Luck, shows respect as his rival exits wapo.st/320BKCj

Turner draws the leadoff walk, Robles pops up a bunt on the first pitch. Not. Good. Baseball.

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New data challenges Trump's claims of extraordinary economy hill.cm/fJRtgJE pic.twitter.com/aLNg3v4MLS

Transgender women say they were the ones being harassed at a bar. But video shows bouncers dragging them out. wapo.st/2zisahM

Fund backed by Leonardo DiCaprio pledges $5M to Amazon amid fires wusa9.com/article/news/n…

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Attendees of US soccer match stage silent protest against league's ban of political displays hill.cm/NFTg3ru pic.twitter.com/LgWZI0eXxF

Larry Kudlow: "What he was intending to say is he always has second thoughts and actually had second thoughts about… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A 2-out walk and a 2-0 pitch over the plate from Rodney to Schwarber and this game is tied again. It's 5-5.

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Former Apprentice contestant ranks Trump next to Mother Teresa on women's issues hill.cm/aIBqnaE pic.twitter.com/KXN6fad1gk

Cyclists gathered in a Philadelphia park on Saturday to disrobe before saddling up and setting off on the annual Ph… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"You are standing up... against the kind of greed that is destroying the working class of this country." Sen.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Parra got a bad jump but recovered impressively to catch up to that Castellanos drive to deep right.

"We had time to talk before he died and he was very frustrated with what was going on then. I think now he'd be eve… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Rodney on the mound for the 8th. Cabrera still at first base.

The Nationals have now led in the 8th inning or later in 19 consecutive games. They've been ahead or tied in the 7t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

POLITICO U.N. Playbook: Go inside #UNGA with our man about town @POLITICORYAN as he reveals juicy details from the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

French president Emmanuel Macron tells participants at the #G7 Summit that all member nations are committed to the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam announced a new state commission to review educational standards for teaching black his… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Cherokee Nation moves to appoint congressional delegate hill.cm/dfoatTa pic.twitter.com/5BRM4TR6n4

As Sept. 1 deadline nears, Graham warns Trump about Afghanistan drawdown wapo.st/2zmMiiU

A moonshot from Caratini off Strickland. Straight down the RF line, just inside the foul pole. Trims Nats' lead to 5-3 in the 7th.

Same-sex couples who were denied licenses by anti-gay marriage county clerk can sue her, court rules… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Veggie burgers were living an idyllic little existence. Then they got caught in a war over the future of meat. wapo.st/32cMNbR

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Sanders: "Of course" I would use tariffs as president hill.cm/Dbx1PHp pic.twitter.com/TdTU914HWW

President Trump: "This is tremendous deal for the United States. It is really tremendous deal for our farmers and a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The only thing I personally have to settle for is a bad meal at O'Hare later tonight as I scramble to catch my flig… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Republicans suffer whiplash from Trump's erratic week hill.cm/pRN0k8Q pic.twitter.com/7JskovgUvy

Meanwhile, Hunter Strickland has been warming in the bullpen for like 25 minutes now and thrown roughly 278 pitches.

A Los Angeles County deputy lied when he said he was shot in the shoulder while standing in a sheriff’s station par… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

George Washington owned slaves and ordered Indians killed. Will a mural of that history be hidden? wapo.st/324fVSp

Now Cabrera comes through with his latest clutch hit of the month. 2-run opposite-field single and the Nationals now lead 5-2 in the 7th.

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EU says it will "respond in kind" if US slaps tariffs on France hill.cm/xe1gigL pic.twitter.com/xl0uVL6knj

That was a great at-bat. Everything about what just happened was just great. Soto battled, then grounded to the hol… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Steve King doubles down, says rape, incest should not be factored into abortion decisions hill.cm/3yW0Nd8 pic.twitter.com/pTTqx6jbWS

Politicians seek answers on veteran's death at VA hospital in West Virginia wusa9.com/article/news/n…

Here are 11 awesome fried chicken sandwiches to try around DC! washingtonian.com/2019/08/21/11-…

UK PM Boris Johnson: "I think it would be fair to say, Donald, that you and I have spent most of the conversations… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Police were skirmishing with protesters in Hong Kong for a second straight day on Sunday following a pro-democracy… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Quite a plate appearance from Rendon, who drew the walk off a 3-2 breaking ball from Wick. Now the bases are loaded… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Trump associate says the president wanted to use his CIA, FBI work on campaign trail hill.cm/mZvOxwE pic.twitter.com/UjfKB1DEdE

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Trump aides accuse Macron of trying to clash with Trump with G-7 focus on "niche issues" hill.cm/hfBGqme pic.twitter.com/44e0nMkQR6

Robles shoots a 2-out single to right, and Eaton scoots from first to third. Nats have the go-ahead run on third with 2 outs for Rendon.

In 7 games on this road trip, Nationals starters had a 1.33 ERA and 0.910 WHIP.

Trump says it's "certainly possible" Putin will be invited to next year's G-7 summit despite EU opposition… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

President Trump: "We have a number of people that would like to see Russia back. I think it would be advantageous t… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Fermented ingredients are moving beyond supermarket shelves and popping up all over beauty aisles. wtop.com/living/2019/08…

Environmentalists filmed Iran’s vanishing cheetahs. Now they could be executed for spying. wapo.st/31WdGAq

Strasburg gave up the tying run, but nothing more. With 2 on and nobody out, he struck out Baez on a changeup, got… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

WATCH: Psychiatrist on CNN: Trump "may be responsible for many more million deaths" than Hitler, Stalin, Mao… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The leader of Lebanon's Iran-backed Hezbollah said today that his group will confront and shoot down any Israeli dr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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EARLIER: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau arrives at the #G7 summit site for the first day of formal talks. pic.twitter.com/rlA7iVdOgv

Strasburg has 200 strikeouts for the 3rd time in his career.

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Graham: America must "accept the pain that comes" with Trump "standing up to China" hill.cm/ViO3835 pic.twitter.com/HFMHYxUIhg

Bryant sends a 2-2 changeup past a diving Rendon, and this game is tied again. 2-2 in the 6th.

“It’s amazing how much drama comes from community gardens.” washingtoncitypaper.atavist.com/the-plot-thick…

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Pete Buttigieg holds a campaign rally in Ossipee, NH. pic.twitter.com/tWW8QMbQn6

Strasburg clips Heyward's foot with a 1-2 curveball, then gives up a single to Castellanos. Cubs have runners on th… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"We knew it was terrible immediately:" This husband and wife rushed to help victims of a 7-vehicle fatal crash on I… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Donna Brazile hits back at Trump after he attacks Fox News for hiring her hill.cm/oCLbRtC pic.twitter.com/eVXuTF6Gpu

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VA officials blasted recommendations from Mar-a-Lago members as "ridiculous": report hill.cm/CXtNmoI pic.twitter.com/XULJnbuNOk

Patients face higher fees and longer waits after Planned Parenthood quits federal program wapo.st/31XeZPu

I still can’t believe this is real! My favorite show of all-time. Also, if you aren’t watching Better Call Saul, ch… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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WATCH: April Ryan: "I did not order" journalist's removal hill.cm/KOA0zkU pic.twitter.com/LcnimD7qnh

President Donald Trump sent mixed messages Sunday on the U.S.-China trade war as leaders at a global summit pushed… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Suzuki grounds into a double play but the Nats get the go-ahead run. It's 2-1 in the 6th.

Fantasy football 2019 draft cheat sheet wapo.st/2znrPKA

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Scaramucci attends Biden campaign stop in the Hamptons hill.cm/e7vA5sX pic.twitter.com/bJbF5yAL07

Sound of silence: Sounders, Timbers fans go quiet in protest at MLS match wapo.st/325bdUC

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Sen. Bernie Sanders: "Electability is in fact very important." pic.twitter.com/wtZjkxWIyG

Question: "Mr. President, do you think you will invite Putin to next year's #G7, sir?" President Trump: "That I do… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Ambulances with a total of more than 100 patients drove up to the doors of the newest hospital in Montgomery County… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Ex-GOP lawmaker Joe Walsh launches primary challenge against Trump hill.cm/dks1lMR pic.twitter.com/a5oRO6S7tC

3 quality ABs for Soto vs. Hamels so far today: Single, Double, 406 foot flyout.

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Israel says it stopped "killer drone" attacks from Iran hill.cm/tm9F0Jy pic.twitter.com/2UA9UX6rm4

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Sanders: "Of course" I would use tariffs as president hill.cm/AdDTxOa pic.twitter.com/HgFy20TKID

Q: "Mr. President, any advice for Boris Johnson on Brexit?" Trump: "He needs no advice. He's the right man for the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

More than a dozen shark species at risk of extinction will be protected under a new international agreement. The U.… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Step back in time to explore some of the nation's most historic sites in and around Washington. washingtonian.com/2019/07/23/5-f…

Countries have agreed to protect more than a dozen shark species at risk of extinction, in a move aimed at conservi… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Addison Russell gets the Cubs on the board, sending Stephen Strasburg's 2-2 changeup just into the basket down the… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Nationals have gone 5-1 on this road trip, trying to go 6-1. But the Braves have now won 8 in a row, just sweeping… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Chicago police unveil controversial new tool to track gun suspects hill.cm/oXZ2JgA pic.twitter.com/QuvbLEtFtL

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Trump associate says the president wanted to use his CIA, FBI work on campaign trail hill.cm/vIGV9jS pic.twitter.com/ZjnaZ6C08D

JUST IN: A day after a deadly crash halted westbound traffic on I-66 for hours, police have identified the man who… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Trump accuses media of trying to "will" US into "bad economic times" to impact 2020 hill.cm/v0ZmgtV pic.twitter.com/VY4CVWEoVv

Trea Turner singles to right and extends his streak of consecutive games reaching base to 32. Here are his thoughts… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

President Trump: "We're going to be significantly expanding our trading relationship when the USMCA gets done." Pr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Despite its French pedigree name, Chateau Montelena is one of the oldest wine properties located in the Calistoga A… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Dairy Queen burgers are not made of human flesh, county coroner is forced to confirm wapo.st/2zgdhwz

Strasburg now 7 for his last 19 with 1 HR and 7 RBI at the plate.

IT TAKES 2 SECONDS TO SHARE: 31-year-old Brett Wilson has been missing since August 11. He is 6-feet 3-inches tall… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

“Mr. President, if you don't have a counter-terrorism force left behind, even if you've got a deal with the Taliban… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Same-sex couples who were denied licenses by anti-gay marriage county clerk can sue her, court rules… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Teens Report Being Observed in Bathroom at Macy's in Virginia nbc4dc.com/liyH0BT

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EARLIER: Britain's PM Boris Johnson arrives for the start of the #G7 Summit. pic.twitter.com/T13WOreMn4

A Silver Spring man stalked, tackled, strangled, punched and raped a woman as she entered her apartment building ca… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Baez had no chance at that Strasburg curveball. 4 scoreless innings on 59 pitches, 6 strikeouts.

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EARLIER: German Chancelor Angela Merkel arrives for the start of the #G7 Summit. pic.twitter.com/54rVNSew6T

WATCH: Psychiatrist on CNN: Trump "may be responsible for many more million deaths" than Hitler, Stalin, Mao… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

During a lockdown drill, the teacher said if he were an active school shooter, he’d “have a 1,000-person body count… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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President Trump greets leaders, takes #G7 family photo. pic.twitter.com/me9OyJ5iXp

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Aides accuse Macron of trying to clash with Trump with G-7 focus on "niche issues" hill.cm/LHwnYwf pic.twitter.com/FTZtBmbLsf

Think you scored a designer deal? Here's what you actually may be buying at TJ Maxx or Marshalls. nbc4dc.com/WxghfUA

Althea Gibson won 11 majors in 3 years from 1956-58, including the French Open, Wimbledon and US Open singles title… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Soto has faced Hamels twice so far today. Exit velocity 106 mph each time.

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Countries reach agreement to protect 18 shark species at risk of extinction hill.cm/wTMHvfm pic.twitter.com/SlQxjjg8go

Analysis: Trump finds himself on his heels and fumbling at G-7 wapo.st/2zibUxg

Home run No. 29 and RBI No. 103 for Rendon reaches Waveland Ave. Came on an 0-2 pitch from Hamels. Nats up 1-0 in the 4th.

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President Trump holds a bilateral meeting with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan at the G7. pic.twitter.com/WsCFRzBu3l

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Sen. Bernie Sanders: "If we are to defeat Donald Trump, what you need is a campaign of energy and excitement." pic.twitter.com/dcLUhVf55N

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Poll: 70 percent of Americans angry at political establishment hill.cm/o8neeDb pic.twitter.com/yfGR8yymJM

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Sen. Amy Klobuchar shows off a Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg action figure at campaign event in Nashua, NH. pic.twitter.com/ITQuiV4Z6E

Strasburg has faced the minimum through 3 innings on 39 pitches. 4 strikeouts. Nothing out of the infield, aside fr… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"We had time to talk before he died and he was very frustrated with what was going on then. I think now he'd be eve… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Graham: America must "accept the pain that comes" with Trump "standing up to China" hill.cm/D2duZdC pic.twitter.com/wRL8KNOfiQ

Just In: Two drivers have been charged following the fiery crash on I-66 Saturday that left a 28-year-old man dead… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Boris Johnson: "We think that on the whole the UK has profited massively in the last 200 years from free trade. And… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

In Photos: Eight years ago this week, a 5.8 earthquake centered in Virginia shook the D.C. area and the entire East… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

A top Iranian official paid an unannounced visit Sunday to the G-7 summit and headed straight to the building where… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

The fact Schwarber and Lucroy were the runners certainly helped, but that's still a nifty 6-4-3 turned by Turner an… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Trump associate says the president wanted to use his CIA, FBI work on campaign trail hill.cm/zAORFrs pic.twitter.com/7ZRzWR5WXe

A top Iranian official paid an unannounced visit to the G-7 summit and headed straight to the buildings where leade… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

"We had time to talk before he died and he was very frustrated with what was going on then. I think now he'd be eve… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Trump admits to having "second thoughts" — a scramble ensues to explain what he meant wapo.st/328sFHP

President Trump: "It replaces NATFA, which is perhaps the worst trade agreement ever done, especially within our co… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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VA officials blasted recommendations from Mar-a-Lago members as "ridiculous": report hill.cm/1E65Mx8 pic.twitter.com/u7OGBLke4r

Pete Buttigieg on the GOP: "They are poorer as a party for having evolved from the party of John McCain to the part… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Donna Brazile hits back at Trump after he attacks Fox News for hiring her hill.cm/P7sNuG6 pic.twitter.com/1nJsUHBCIG

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EARLIER: #G7 leaders hold first official summit session on economy and security. pic.twitter.com/2jwmRQean6

"Goodbye, Old Man": How a McCain came home from war to mourn his famous father wapo.st/32co9bl

Pope Francis said, "let us pray so that, with the efforts of all, they are controlled as quickly as possible." nbc4dc.com/mSyklS7

Police in Hong Kong drew their guns Sunday night after a small group of protesters attacked officers with sticks an… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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EARLIER: Japan's PM Shinzo Abe arrives for the start of the #G7 Summit. pic.twitter.com/w0VUTOIoYM

Strasburg strikes out a pair during a 16-pitch bottom of the 1st.

Dem lawmaker blasts news outlets for running "exaggerated headlines" to drive narrative that "I'm using race as div… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

USMCA, make it bipartisan. Everybody wants it! twitter.com/whitehouse/sta…

Jesse & Emma, Great News. Congratulations!!!!! twitter.com/jessebwatters/…

President Trump on USMCA: "Our farmers love it. The unions love it. The workers love it. Manufacturers love it. Eve… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Sen. Bernie Sanders: "If people want a candidate who can beat Donald Trump, I think you're looking at him." pic.twitter.com/WkE9YEtGXL

Asdrubal Cabrera takes his position at first base for the first time in his career. More on that, plus a Nationals… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

Soto hits a ball 406 feet to straightaway center field. Needed to be 407 to reach the basket above the ivy. Just a… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Steve King doubles down, says rape, incest should not be factored into abortion decisions hill.cm/zoyeKpK pic.twitter.com/0gRSEoHizu

Asked if he was the best messenger to make a case against Trump's reelection, Walsh said: "I helped create Trump. A… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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EU says it will "respond in kind" if US slaps tariffs on France hill.cm/iEnKH47 pic.twitter.com/Eqe9xQLbfp

CRITICAL MISSING: 13-year-old girl from Northwest wusa9.com/article/news/l…

Series finale is underway on a 75-degree Sunday afternoon at Wrigley. Strasburg vs. Hamels. Nationals going for a sweep.

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NEW: White House says Trump pressing forward amid escalation of China trade war hill.cm/8NAkiSv pic.twitter.com/D3HymoUnq3

This Weekend: Free self-guided tours at Dumbarton House for Dolley Days. nbc4dc.com/3sIBE8G

“If you don’t finish it by then, what should I do? Spank you?” The woman says she wanted to projectile vomit. washingtoncitypaper.com/news/loose-lip…

An off-duty Baltimore school police officer and a retired Department of Corrections officer shot and killed an arme… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

In the year since President Donald Trump withdrew America from Iran’s nuclear deal, there’s been an increasing temp… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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EARLIER: President Trump arrives at the #G7 summit site for the first day of formal talks. pic.twitter.com/CGgxbW2TVg

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GOP primary challenger calls for looking into 25th Amendment to remove Trump from office hill.cm/CNyFwgz pic.twitter.com/ewOGY5znTa

Tropical Storm Dorian churns west, toward Lesser Antilles and the Caribbean wapo.st/2zmfpTm

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Advocates blame Trump as uninsured rate rises for the first time since ObamaCare passed hill.cm/Vg92Fge pic.twitter.com/yVyplBmkOD

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Kim Jong Un supervises test of “super-large multiple rocket launcher" hill.cm/PoYHCWg pic.twitter.com/3GisGHMqd4

President Trump: "Iran is no longer the same country it was as it was two and a half years ago. We will do our own… twitter.com/i/web/status/1…

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Pete Buttigieg holds a campaign rally in Ossipee, NH. pic.twitter.com/G2WLy2Dpx9

A kayaker discovered a man's body along the Potomac River in Great Falls National Park on Saturday, authorities say. nbc4dc.com/xxqnZOm