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From the Mountains to the Sea: A Profile of Ashley Brasovan

The post From the Mountains to the Sea: A Profile of Ashley Brasovan appeared first on iRunFar. It’s not often that you find a competitive trail runner who likes both the mountains and the sea, but that runner is the U.S.’s Ashley Brasovan. While Brasovan doesn’t get to scuba dive these days as often as she’d like, her early days in Florida swimming and diving piqued her interest in the environment, which, in a roundabout way, led her to the mountains she lives and works in today. I personally b...
Tags: Mountains, Florida, Colorado, Washington, Sport, United States, Running, North Carolina, East Coast, Duke, Fiji, Rockies, Mount Washington, Ashley, Duke University, Tahiti


10 Things in Politics: Dems stall on voting rights

Welcome back to 10 Things in Politics. Sign up here to receive this newsletter. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go - click here for iOS and here for Android. Send tips to [email protected]'s what we're talking about:In voting-rights fight, progressive activists see a 'make-or-break moment' for changing the filibusterThe FDA is pushing forward on boosters for millions of AmericansFacebook's recent trademark filings hold clues to the company's new...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Florida, Vladimir Putin, Washington, Senate, China, Russia, Trends, Atlanta, Tesla, Joe Biden, Fbi, Democrats, Gop, New Hampshire


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Washington state local news airs 13-second porn clip during weather forecast (Thanks to Jane Linderman)
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The Chris Voss Show Podcast – The First Shots: The Epic Rivalries and Heroic Science Behind the Race to the Coronavirus Vaccine by Brendan Borrell

The First Shots: The Epic Rivalries and Heroic Science Behind the Race to the Coronavirus Vaccine by Brendan Borrell The full inside story of the high-stakes, global race for the lifesaving vaccine to end the pandemic Heroic science. Chaotic politics. Billionaire entrepreneurs. Award-winning journalist Brendan Borrell brings the defining story of our times alive through compulsively readable, first-time reporting on the players leading the fight against a vicious virus. The First Shots,...
Tags: Podcast, Hbo, Washington, Seo, Pfizer, Wuhan, Adam Mckay, Trump White House, Moderna Therapeutics, Chris Voss, Michael Callahan, Stéphane Bancel, Books/Authors, Operation Warp Speed, Brendan Borrell, Robert Dr Bob Kadlec


U.S. Coronavirus Vaccine Donations Reach 200 Million Doses

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States, under pressure to share its coronavirus vaccine supply with the rest of the world, has now donated 200...
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Ex-Trump aide who founded 'free speech' app GETTR says he couldn't come to a deal with Trump, who has just announced a new social platform of his own

Jason Miller, Senior Adviser to the Trump 2020 re-election campaign, appears for the second impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump in the Senate, at the Capitol in Washington, on Feb. 9, 2021. AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File Donald Trump announced plans Wednesday to launch a new social media site called TRUTH Social. Former Trump spokesperson Jason Miller said the two were unable to reach a deal on a platform. Miller left his Trump role to launch the "free speech" app GETTR, which...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, Washington, Senate, Trends, Bloomberg, Donald Trump, Miller, Trump, Capitol, Jennifer Jacobs, Jason Miller, Tech Insider, Kelsey Vlamis, Gettr, Gettr Trump


April Mailbag Alternatives: How should really the Wizards solution the fast long term?

April Mailbag Alternatives: How should really the Wizards solution the fast long term? Submitted by knhjb nbh on October 20, 2021 - 5:59pm. Thank oneself for your issues within just April's mailbag. Preferred inquiries are answered here. Our subsequent mailbag will be within just mid-Could!What is further possibly towards transpire initial: Beal exchange or Westbrook exchange? (gavalon55)Matt Modderno: All yr I would contain mentioned a Beal exchange since I couldn't think about eve...
Tags: Washington, Nba, Baking, San Antonio Spurs, Ted Leonsis, Russell Westbrook, Wizards, Albert, Bradley Beal, Bryant, Westbrook, Matt, Albert Lee, Beal, Maryland Terrapins, Washington Mystics


Appeals Court Says Couple's Lawsuit Over Bogus Vehicle Forfeiture Can Continue (techdirt)

Another attempted government theft has been thwarted by the courts. The Ninth Circuit Appeals Court has ruled in favor of a couple whose vehicle was carjacked by Arizona law enforcement officers while their son used it for an extended road trip. Here's AZ Central's summary of the events leading to the lawsuit the Ninth has revived: Terry and Ria Platt had loaned their 2012 Volkswagen Jetta to their son in the spring of 2016 for him to use on a vacation. Their son was driving from the East C...
Tags: News, Washington, Arizona, Volkswagen, East Coast, Terry, Platts, Appeals Court, Jason Moore, Platt, Moore, Superior Court, Arizona Department of Public Safety, Navajo County, Tim Cushing, Institute of Justice


Showtime's The First Lady: Everything We Know So Far

If there's any topic above all others that I personally don't need to see covered in our entertainment anytime soon, it's recreations of our past and present circumstances during this pandemic. Coming in at a close second would be depictions of the last four or five years of politics in the United States, for very obvious reasons. Thankfully, Showtime's "The First Lady" anthology series looks to be steering well clear of both areas, instead focusing on dramatizing the lives of three First Ladies...
Tags: Television, Viola Davis, Movies, Washington, White House, America, Cnn, United States, Showtime, Michelle Obama, Gillian Anderson, Fdr, Kiefer Sutherland, Eleanor Roosevelt, Eleanor, Malia Obama


Blast at U.S. Outpost in Syria, No American Injuries -U.S. Officials

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -A U.S. outpost in southern Syria was attacked on Wednesday, but there were no reports of any American casualties from the...
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House Facility Access Limited to Vaccinated Through January

Under a rule adopted by a House committee last month, lawmakers and legislative employees at the Washington state House must prove they are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in order to access House facilities through early January.
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Biden Says He's Concerned About Chinese Hypersonic Missiles

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. President Joe Biden said on Wednesday he is concerned about Chinese hypersonic missiles, days after a media report that...
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Biden Concerned Over Chinese Hypersonic Missiles

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S. President Joe Biden said on Wednesday he is concerned about Chinese hypersonic missiles, days after a media report that...
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Thin Blue Line Gets Thinner; ‘Be Prepared to Defend Yourself’

How many more citizens will be reading such books as police manpower is challenged by vaccine mandates? Maybe people will start carrying guns because a cop is unavailable! (Dave Workman) U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- While the president of the National Police Association is talking to Fox News about “costly litigation” over law enforcement suspensions or firings over COVID-19 vaccination resistance, and police agencies around the country braced for manpower shortages, caught in the middle of this ...
Tags: Nbc, Guns, California, Washington, San Francisco, Chicago, San Diego, Fox News, Npr, Washington State, Seattle, Los Angeles Times, Nra, Los Angeles County, Inslee, WMAQ


Attack hits Syria base that houses U.S. troops

WASHINGTON — A military outpost in southern Syria was hit by a coordinated attack on Wednesday, but a U.S. official said no American...
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Janet Yellen is optimistic the US will still hit full employment next year, even though Delta crushed the hiring recovery

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen attends the House Financial Services Committee hearing in Washington on September 30, 2021. Al Drago/Pool/Reuters The US is still on track to reach full employment "next year," Treasury Sec. Janet Yellen said on MSNBC. The unemployment rate fell to 4.8% in September, closing in on its pre-pandemic low of 3.5%. Yet Americans are quitting their jobs at a record pace, and the labor shortage has slowed the pace of hiring. Don't worry about the last few jobs ...
Tags: Washington, White House, US, Trends, Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Delta, Treasury, Janet Yellen, Federal Reserve, Msnbc, Yellen, Don, House Financial Services Committee, Stephanie Ruhle, Ben Winck


Netflix November 2021 Schedule: New TV & Movie Additions

The list for the new  Netflix  November 2021 movies and TV titles has been revealed, which you can view below, along with the titles that are set to leave from the streaming service next month. This includes the highly-anticipated series debuts of new Netflix originals such as the live-action adaptation of Cowboy Bebop starring John Cho as Spike Spiegel, and the animated series adaptation of League of Legends titled Arcane, featuring the voices of Hailee Steinfeld and Ella Purnell. Next month wi...
Tags: TV, Movies, Washington, Mexico, Time, America, Netflix, TV News, Streaming, Andrew Garfield, Halle Berry, Mariah Carey, Hailee Steinfeld, Tessa Thompson, John Cho, Bella


James Patterson has the highest number of 'New York Times' bestsellers - here are his 21 best books, ranked by Goodreads members

Goodreads readers have dubbed "Along Came a Spider," "Kiss the GIrls," and "1st to Die" as James Patterson's best books. Amazon; Rachel Mendelson/Insider When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. James Patterson is one of the bestselling American authors of all time. We turned to to rank his most popular novels. Readers' top favorites include "Along Came a Spider" and "Kiss the Girls." James Patterson is a bestselling American author kno...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Education, Navy, Washington, US, San Francisco, Trends, Features, Fbi, Hawaii, New York Times, Antarctica, Jack, Maggie, James Patterson


Washington’s Unemployment Rate in September Was 4.9%

Washington state’s unemployment rate in September was 4.9%, down from 5.1% in August.
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James Patterson has written more 'New York Times' bestselling books than anyone else - these are his best ones

Goodreads readers have dubbed "Along Came a Spider," "Kiss the GIrls," and "1st to Die" as James Patterson's best books. Amazon; Rachel Mendelson/Insider When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. James Patterson is one of the bestselling American authors of all time. We turned to to rank his most popular novels. Readers' top favorites include "Along Came a Spider" and "Kiss the Girls." James Patterson is a bestselling American author kno...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Education, Navy, Washington, US, San Francisco, Trends, Features, Fbi, Hawaii, New York Times, Antarctica, Jack, Maggie, James Patterson


Washington Subway Board to Retain Outside Safety Advisers After Derailment

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The chair of the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA) board said on Wednesday that directors will retain...
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Biden's Japan Envoy Pick Vows to Make Nissan Executive Case a Priority

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Rahm Emanuel, nominee to be the next U.S. ambassador to Tokyo, vowed at his Senate confirmation hearing on Wednesday to...
Tags: Japan, Washington, Senate, Tokyo, Biden, Nissan, Reuters Rahm Emanuel


U.S. Election Reform Bill Fails in Senate Procedural Vote

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A bill aimed at thwarting restrictive new voting laws enacted in Republican-led states failed to advance in the U.S. Senate...
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FAA Demanding More Transparency From U.S. Airplane Manufacturers -Testimony

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The head of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will tell U.S. lawmakers on Thursday that the agency is taking a new...
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Alyssa Milano says she was arrested during voting rights protest outside White House

Alyssa Milano says she was arrested Tuesday at a voting rights demonstration with People for the American Way outside the White House in Washington.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Factbox-Biden, Democrats $2 Trillion Spending Plan: What Is In, What Is Cut?

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Joe Biden and Democrats in Congress rolled out an ambitious $3.5 trillion spending plan in August to support...
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Series of Failures After Fire Led to Destruction of U.S. Warship -Navy

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. Navy investigation released on Wednesday found that a fire aboard a warship last year, which was caused by arson, was...
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U.S. Senator Blumenthal Calls on Facebook's Zuckerberg to Testify

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, a Democrat, called on Wednesday for Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg to...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Washington, Zuckerberg, Richard Blumenthal, Reuters U S, Blumenthal


Universal Electronics Ended Relationship With Agency Linked to Uyghur Workers

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Universal Electronics Inc said on Wednesday it had ended its relationship with a staffing agency that hired Uyghur workers...
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ASEAN Summit Without Myanmar Leader Significant, but Not Enough - U.S.

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States sees the decision by Southeast Asian nations to exclude Myanmar's leader from a regional summit as very...
Tags: Washington, United States, Myanmar, Asean, Reuters