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Capitals suffer fourth loss while shorthanded in OT
They watched, in silence, highlights from the Washington Capitals' 3-2 overtime loss to the Philadelphia Flyers. They saw, eventually, the overtime slashing penalty called on Niskanen, far behind the action, near the defensive blue line, the one that …
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Robert V. Keeley, outspoken ambassador, dies at 85
During his 34 years in the Foreign Service, Mr. Keeley was a deputy assistant secretary of state in Washington, and had been ambassador to the Indian Ocean island-nation of Mauritius (1976-1978), to Zimbabwe (1980-1984) and to Greece (1985-1989).
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George Will: Questions for attorney general nominee Loretta Lynch
Senate confirmation hearings put nominees on notice that, as a Michigan state legislator reportedly once said, “I'm watching everything you do with a fine-toothed comb.” Loretta Lynch, a talented lawyer and seasoned U.S. attorney, should be confirmed …
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