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Year-old Silver Line is celebrated as a catalyst for change in Tysons Corner – Washington Post

Year-old Silver Line is celebrated as a catalyst for change in Tysons Corner
Washington Post
Metro officials said Monday that the Silver Line has exceeded expectations during its first year of service by drawing new riders, spurring development in Tysons Corner and Reston and helping reduce traffic congestion. But officials with the rail

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Illinois On The Edge: Rauner Might Use National Guard If State Workers Strike – Daily Caller

Illinois On The Edge: Rauner Might Use National Guard If State Workers Strike
Daily Caller
With Illinois Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and public sector unions unable to come to a labor agreement, some fear the National Guard might be deployed if state workers strike. “It’s a terribly impractical and, in my opinion, inadvisable idea

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'Austin and Perry, We're Coming for You': Rescuers Hopeful They'll Find 14 … – People Magazine


People Magazine
‘Austin and Perry, We’re Coming for You’: Rescuers Hopeful They’ll Find 14
People Magazine
Captain Alfredo Cortez was on his way from New York to Bimini in a corporate-owned yacht on Sunday evening when he got the message from the Coast Guard: Two 14-year-old boys had gone missing while on a fishing trip in the area through which he was …

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Emails: Confusion as Baltimore leaders try to control Freddie Gray riots – W*USA 9


W*USA 9
Emails: Confusion as Baltimore leaders try to control Freddie Gray riots
W*USA 9
While we know the governor’s calls to the mayor went unanswered for a couple of hours during the rioting, the emails show the mayor insisted state police could handle the unrest. She finally asked the governor to send in the National Guard three hours

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As Fears of West Side 'Megaquake' Danger Grow, State's Emergency Planners Unshaken – Emergency Management


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As Fears of West Side ‘Megaquake’ Danger Grow, State’s Emergency Planners Unshaken
Emergency Management
Because power is expected to go out throughout Western Washington, the joint operations center for rescue and recovery efforts by the state’s Emergency Management Division will be set up as quickly as possible with the Air National Guard’s 141st Air …

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