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Karlie Redd’s Fiancé Breaks Off Engagement After Catching Her Flirting With MoneyBagg Yo on Instagram

Karlie Redd remains unlucky in love. And this time, it may be her own fault. Her fiancé has broken off their engagement, reportedly after catching her flirting with another man.Karlie’s storyline on this season of Love & Hip Hop Atlanta has focused on her engagement to Arkansas businessman Mo Fayne. However, Mo was recently sent a video of Karlie flirting with MoneyBagg Yo.In the video, MoneyBagg asked Kalie to visit him in Washington D.C. to go to his concert. Some felt Karlie was acting too fl...
Tags: Celebs, Instagram, Washington, Atlanta, Arkansas, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Trending, Karlie, LHHATL, Love and Hip Hop Atlanta, celebs on Instagram, Kalie, Karlie Redd, Celebrity Relationships

Texas 8th-grader wins National Geographic contest

WASHINGTON (AP) — Nihar Janga, an eighth-grader from Austin, Texas, with an already impressive array of awards, took home top honors Wednesday in the 31st annual National Geographic GeoBee, an elite test of geographic knowledge. Janga triumphed during a competition at the National Geographic Society headquarters in Washington. The student from Austin’s Canyon Ridge Middle […]
Tags: News, Entertainment, Washington, Ap, Nation, Austin Texas, National Geographic Society, Nihar Janga, Janga, Austin s Canyon Ridge Middle

Here’s the prizewinning novel Moira’s Book Club will be reading next

Moira's Seattle Times Book Club will next be reading "Washington Black" by Esi Edugyan.
Tags: Books, News, Entertainment, Washington, Moira, Seattle Times Book Club

Federal Housing Commissioner Speaks to Realtors®, Outlines Department’s Housing Priorities

Brian Montgomery touches on condominium rule, efforts to address affordable housing shortages Washington, D.C. – May 20, 2019 (nar.realtor) Representatives from the National Association of Realtors® traveled to the Department of Housing and Urban Development last week to hear from administration officials regarding a host of regulatory issues impacting the housing industry. HUD Acting Deputy Secretary and Federal Housing Commissioner Brian Montgomery addressed the group as 11,000 NAR members ...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, Radio, Hud, Montgomery, FHA, NAR, Office of Management and Budget, National Association of Realtors, Department of Housing and Urban Development, Real Estate News, Brian Montgomery, FHA VA, Tracy Kasper

May 31: Animezing!: The Night Is Short, Walk On Girl

Enjoy a FREE Japanese ANIME film at the JICC! Animezing!: The Night Is Short, Walk On Girl From the visionary mind of director Masaaki Yuasa ...
Tags: Comics, Japan, Washington, US, Washington Dc, Kyoto, Masaaki Yuasa, Mike Rhode, JICC, EDT Japan Information Culture Center Embassy, Masaaki Yuasa Mind, KADOKAWA NAKAME COMMITTEE

Orioles-Nats dispute set for July 12 court arguments

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York judge has set July 12 for oral arguments in the long-running dispute between the Washington Nationals and Baltimore Orioles over money from the cable channel they jointly own, Supreme Court Justice Joel M. Cohen on Friday accepted the schedule proposed by the teams. Washington wants Cohen to confirm […]
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Tomorrow: Cartoonists at the Gaithersburg Book Festival

In addition to these invited featured cartoonists, others including Gordon Harris, will have tables where they will be selling their books. Gaithersburg Book Festival Saturday May 18, 2019 10am – 6pm http://www.gaithersburgbookfestival.org/ Gaithersburg City Hall31 South Summit AvenueGaithersburg, MD 20877 Malaka Gharib Latest Title: I Was Their American Dream: A Graphic Memoir ...
Tags: Comics, Maryland, Washington, New York City, Dave, New York Times, Dallas, Cbs, Npr, Alex, Rhode Island, Boston Public Library, Andy, School Of Visual Arts, Gareth, Conan O Brien

Watch Elton John & Taron Egerton’s Surprise Performance of Rocket Man

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Watch Elton John & Taron Egerton’s surprise performance of Rocket Man Following Rocketman‘s world premiere at this year’s Cannes Film Festival, Paramount Pictures has released a new video of star Taron Egerton having another surprise duet with legendary singer Elton John as they performed their rendition of John’s 1972 hit song “Rocket Man” at the film’s Cannes Gala Party. Check out the video in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStan...
Tags: Video, UK, Movies, Washington, David, Elton John, BAFTA, Secret Service, John, Eagle, Richard Madden, Bernie Taupin, Royal Academy of Music, Taron Egerton, Movie News, Taron Egerton Kingsman

Realtors® Remain Positive on Commercial Market as Economy Remains Robust

Washington, D.C. – May 16, 2019 (nar.realtor) While challenges remain, Realtors® specializing in the commercial real estate sector should have confidence that growth will continue in the marketplace, according to speakers at the Commercial Economic Issues and Trends forum at the REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo. National Association of Realtors® Chief Economist Dr. Lawrence Yun led a panel discussion about the economic forces shaping commercial real estate markets and how h...
Tags: Amazon, Real Estate, News, Washington, Boston, Virginia, America, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Radio, San Jose, Denver, Ball, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Yun

Realtors® Midyear Forecast: Home Sales Expected to be Stronger

Washington, D.C. – May 16, 2019 (nar.realtor) Continued economic expansion, rising home sales and an increase in wage growth that is on par with home price growth are some of the expectations for the second half of 2019, according to speakers at today’s residential real estate forum at the 2019 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo. Dr. Lawrence Yun, Chief Economist at the National Association of Realtors®, delivered his 2019 midyear forecast, which predicted changing future mig...
Tags: Facebook, Real Estate, Washington, America, Radio, New York University, NAR, Hale, National Association of Realtors, Yun, Real Estate News, Lawrence Yun, Legislative Meetings Trade Expo, Danielle Hale, Stroebel, Residential Real Estate Economic Issues

Realtors® Discuss Benefits, Advancements in New Real Estate Technology

Washington, D.C. – May 17, 2019 (nar.realtor) Automation is very much a part of the real estate industry and should be embraced by Realtors® and other industry leaders, panelists said at yesterday’s Emerging Business Issues and Technology Forum during the 2019 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo. The session, “Automation and Sharing Economy: How it will Affect the Way We Work and Live,” discussed artificial intelligence or AI components, including Alexa, bots and OJO labs, and...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, Radio, Turner, Alexa, NAR, Simonsen, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, National Association of Realtors ®, Jeff Turner, Second Century Ventures, Altos Research, US Capital Global

RPAC Celebrates 50th Anniversary at Realtors® Annual Legislative Conference in D.C.

Washington, D.C. – May 17, 2019 (nar.realtor) The National Association of Realtors® commemorated the 50th anniversary of the REALTORS® Political Action Committee during its annual legislative conference this week. Since 1969, RPAC has promoted the election of pro-Realtor® candidates across the United States. RPAC uses voluntary Realtor® contributions to help elect candidates who understand and support the interests of the real estate industry. “Over the past 50 years, the REALTORS® Po...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, Radio, United States, PAC, District Of Columbia, NAR, Executive Committee, Virgin Islands, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, Edina Realty, Political Action Committee, Edina Minnesota

Realtors® Applaud Sens. Perdue, Menendez for Introducing Bill Addressing G-Fee Issues

Washington, D.C. – May 15, 2019 (nar.realtor) NAR President John Smaby issued the following statement following the introduction of S.1463 in the Senate. The legislation, officially noted as a bill to “establish a scorekeeping rule to ensure that increases in guarantee fees of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac shall not be used to offset provisions that increase the deficit,” was introduced by Senators David Perdue (R-GA) and Bob Menendez (D-NJ) on Tuesday afternoon. “The National Associatio...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Congress, Washington, Senate, America, Radio, Perdue, Freddie Mac, NAR, Bob Menendez, Freddie, Menendez, Fannie Mae, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News

NAR Continues to Grow Commercial Focus through Partnership with Brevitas

Washington, D.C. – May 15, 2019 (nar.realtor) In a continued effort to provide enhanced commercial real estate information service for members, the National Association of Realtors® is announcing a partnership with industry leading technology platform, Brevitas. The partnership with Brevitas will offer Realtors® who work with commercial real estate opportunities to reach a wider audience in the commercial real estate marketplace. Brevitas is a comprehensive commercial real estate sale...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, San Francisco, Radio, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, Brevitas, Bob Goldberg Brevitas, Ardian Zagari Co

Are Hybrid Appraisals Becoming the New Normal In Real Estate Transactions?

Washington, D.C. – May 15, 2019 (nar.realtor) Appraisals, a critical part of real estate transactions, have customarily been done in-person by an experienced appraiser. However, with advancements in technology and the rise of big data, alternatives to the traditional appraisal field are beginning to become more prevalent in the U.S. That is according to panelists at the real property valuation forum yesterday during the 2019 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo. Traditional ...
Tags: Real Estate, Washington, America, Radio, Bradley, Phelan, NAR, Brien, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, Timothy O Brien, Peter Phelan, Michelle Czekalski Bradley, Czekalski Real Estate Inc, Clear Capital s Appraisal Management Company, Brien John Torvi

2019 Board of Directors Orientation Webinar

In this video, NAR Leaders outline the fiduciary role and responsibilities of serving on the NAR Board of Directors. It highlights the meetings and events Directors should plan to attend to prepare for the meeting on Saturday, May 18, 2019 in Washington, D.C.
Tags: Real Estate, Washington, Radio, Webinar, NAR, General Interest

The Story Behind The Pilots Who Drew A D*ck In The Sky Is The Funniest Thing You’ll Read Today

Nothing but respect for the troops Future generations of this country, and hopefully the world, will learn about and honor November 2017 as the month that a giant dick appeared in the sky above Washington state. The phallic phenomenon was the product of none other than the US Navy, but the specifics of the story had always been a mystery. The Navy was quick to issue an apology for the “obscene image” in the sky, but no details were released beyond that. All the onlookers knew was what the...
Tags: Navy, Washington, Nas, Humor, Seattle, US Navy, Gracie Hughes, Navy Times, Whidbey, Adam Gessaman

Realtors® Gather in Washington to Advance Policy Issues Impacting Real Estate Industry

Washington, D.C. – May 14, 2019 (nar.realtor) Realtors® from across the nation are assembling in the capital this week for the 2019 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo, committed to furthering their work with Congress and the administration to advance policy initiatives that strengthen the ability of Americans to buy, invest, own and sell commercial and residential real estate. President Donald J. Trump will address the conference on Friday, May 17, to discuss the current state of the ho...
Tags: Facebook, Real Estate, News, Mississippi, Congress, Washington, Virginia, America, Radio, Capitol Hill, Trump, Donald J Trump, NAR, Terry McAuliffe, FHFA, National Association of Realtors

Metro Home Prices See 3.9% Increase in 2019’s First Quarter

Washington, D.C. – May 14, 2019 (nar.realtor) Inventory increased and metro market prices rose in the first quarter of 2019, but at a slower pace than the previous quarter, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of Realtors®. The national median existing single-family home price in the first quarter was $254,800, up 3.9% from the first quarter of 2018 ($245,300). Single-family home prices increased in 86% of measured markets last quarter, with 153 of 178 ...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Washington, America, Radio, West, South, Midwest, Northeast, NAR, Binghamton, HONOLULU Hawaii, Elmira, OMB, National Association of Realtors, MSA

Former Governors Examine Local Legislators’ Impact on Real Estate Industry

Terry McAuliffe and Haley Barbour share insights on housing policy in State Capitols across the U.S. Washington, D.C. – May 14, 2019 (nar.realtor) Today, at the National Association of Realtors®’ 2019 Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo, former Governors Terry McAuliffe and Haley Barbour examined how policies implemented by state and local governments can impact regional real estate markets. McAuliffe and Barbour also offered predictions for the 2020 Presidential Election and discussed how Real...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Mississippi, Washington, Virginia, Politico, America, Dnc, Radio, Presidential Election, Trump, Midwest, Democratic Party, NAR, McAuliffe, Terry McAuliffe

New FHFA Director Speaks to Realtors® on Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac Reform Share Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Print

Washington, D.C. – May 14, 2019 (nar.realtor) Today, at the National Association of Realtors®’ Regulatory Issues Forum, newly-appointed Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Mark Calabria spoke to hundreds of Realtors® and industry leaders regarding his vision for the future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. Tuesday’s forum also presented an opportunity for NAR to highlight its housing finance reform plan, which proposes a utility model to ensure a reliable and affordable source of mortgage capit...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Congress, Washington, America, Radio, Capitol Hill, Vanity Fair, Freddie Mac, Calabria, NAR, McLean, Enron, Springfield Massachusetts, Springfield Missouri, Freddie

How did a man’s genitals make a surprise cameo in a condo listing?

A condo in Washington, D.C. stands out from the other listings — if you look close enough, you can spot an apron featuring a giant penis.
Tags: Technology, Washington, Lifestyle, Radio, Agent, News Brief, BrightMLS, Dan Silverman

‘Georgetown’ Review: Christoph Waltz’s Directorial Debut is a Dull Affair [Tribeca]

With Georgetown, Christoph Waltz joins the steady stream of actors making their transition behind the camera to make their highly anticipated directorial debuts. And indeed, the two-time Oscar winner seems like the perfect candidate to make that leap: a character actor with a keen eye for a riveting script and larger-than-life characters. But unfortunately, despite the talent that he frontloads into his debut film and despite the sordid real-life story upon which it’s based, Georgetown is a sno...
Tags: Elsa, Movies, Drama, Washington, Features, Movie Reviews, United States, New York Times, Christoph Waltz, Vanessa Redgrave, True Story, Tribeca, Mott, Georgetown, Waltz, Redgrave

NAR Partners with CREXi, Industry Leading Commercial Real Estate Listing Marketplace

Washington, D.C. – May 13, 2019 (nar.realtor) In an effort to provide an enhanced commercial real estate information service for Realtors®, members of the National Association of Realtors®, NAR has partnered with Commercial Real Estate Exchange, Inc., the industry leading public marketing platform for commercial real estate listings. CREXi is a commercial real estate community, marketplace and technology company that simplifies transactions and accelerates business for brokers, buyers...
Tags: News, Washington, America, Radio, CRE, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, National Association of Realtors ® NAR, NAR Partners, Commercial Real Estate Exchange Inc, Bob Goldberg CREXi, Eli Randel Vice President of Operations, CRE Made Easy The National Association of Realtors

Washington’s best outdoor summer concerts and festivals 2019

For a few short months a year, Seattle-area music fans are able to enjoy their favorite bands under the sun/stars without a high probability of getting doused. These are some of the top options for outdoor summer concerts and festivals this season.
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Which Washington summer 2019 music festival is right for you?

In the summer, Washington state becomes a paradise for music-festival lovers, each with a different vibe.
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, Washington, Events

The Only Thing More Brutal Than Last Night’s ‘Game of Thrones’ Was the Final Episode of ‘Veep’

On HBO last night, viewers watched in horror as a power-mad woman sold her soul and devastated a land she claimed to love in order to achieve maximum power at the expense of countless innocents. And there was also an episode of Game of Thrones where Daenerys Targaryen killed a bunch of people. What? Did you think I was talking about Westeros? Heavens, no. I was talking about the United States of America and Selina Meyer, the lead character of Veep, whose desperate attempt to reclaim her power r...
Tags: Hbo, Comedy, Hollywood, Tibet, Movies, Washington, Cbs News, White House, Office, Features, Fbi, Tom Hanks, United States, Armando Iannucci, Philadelphia, Meyer

President Trump to Address Realtors® at NAR’s Annual Legislative Conference

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2019 (PRNewswire) This Friday, President Donald J. Trump will address the National Association of Realtors at the Realtors® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, DC.  WHAT: President Trump Speaks to NAR during Realtors® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo WHEN: Friday, May 17, 2019; 2PM – 3:00PM WHERE:  Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Marriott Ballroom, 2660 Woodley Road, NW, Washington, D.C. CONTACT: Mantill Williams, [email protected] or...
Tags: Real Estate, News, Congress, Washington, America, Radio, Washington Dc, Capitol Hill, Trump, Donald J Trump, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, Edina Realty, Edina Minnesota, Legislative Meetings Trade Expo

No Archie in top US baby names, but Meghan is rising fast

WASHINGTON (AP) — Archie doesn’t make the Top 10 boys’ names in U.S., but don’t count it out in the future. Social Security released its annual list of top baby names on Friday. For 2018, Emma and Liam were again the most popular names. It’s the second year in a row for Liam, the fifth […]
Tags: News, Entertainment, Washington, US, Ap, Social Security, Emma, Meghan, Liam, Archie

Flugennock's Latest'n'Greatest: "Defending the Embassy, Defending Liberty"

Another viewpoint from Mike Flugennock, DC's anarchist cartoonist: "Defending the Embassy, Defending Liberty" http://sinkers.org/stage/?p=2724 A new low was reached this week when, at the direction of the US Secret Service, Potomac Electric Power Co. cut off the electricity to the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington, in an effort to force out members of Code Pink and other organizations there at the invitation of the staff defending the Embassy against a siege by thuggish supporters of...
Tags: Comics, Washington, US, Venezuela, Juan, Guido, Mike Rhode, Mike Flugennock, Venezuelan Embassy, US Secret Service Potomac Electric Power Co, Defense of Venezuelan Embassy

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