Doreen McCallister

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Federal Workers, Burdened By Shutdown, Face Trump-Ordered Pay Freeze

Tuesday, January 01, 2019

Because of the partial government shutdown, a great number of federal workers are furloughed or working without pay. President Trump has ordered a freeze in 2019 federal employee salary rates.

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Biggest Market Rally Since 2009 Follows Days Of Painful Losses

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

The Dow had its best day since 2009, gaining nearly 5 percent. But jitters over interest rates, trade tensions and turmoil in Washington have still made December a bruising month in the markets.

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Dow Suffers Record-Breaking Christmas Eve Losses

Tuesday, December 25, 2018

The Dow Jones Industrial Average on Monday fell 2.9 percent to 21,792.20 — its worst Christmas Eve performance. It Broke the 1918 record. U.S. stocks are on track for their worst year since 2008.

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Nancy Wilson, Legendary Vocalist And NPR 'Jazz Profiles' Host, Dies At 81

Friday, December 14, 2018

Wilson, who won three Grammy awards and recorded more than 60 albums, died at her California home Thursday after a long illness. From 1996-2005, she hosted NPR's documentary series Jazz Profiles.

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Chinese Hackers Are Likely Responsible For Marriott Data Breach, Reports Say

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Chinese state hackers most likely attacked the reservation system at Marriott's Starwood chain, revealing details of 500 million guests, according to people familiar with the U.S. investigation.

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Tiger Woods Wins First Golf Tournament Since 4 Back Surgeries

Monday, September 24, 2018

Tiger Woods did something Sunday that he hasn't done in more than five years: He won a tournament. The victory at the Tour Championship in Atlanta was the 80th victory of his PGA Tour.

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China And Vatican Sign Agreement On Appointment Of Bishops

Sunday, September 23, 2018

The "provisional" deal — signed in Beijing by deputy foreign ministers on both sides — gives the Holy See a say in naming of bishops, and grants the pope veto power over candidates.

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Comcast Outbids Fox And Will Acquire British Broadcaster Sky

Sunday, September 23, 2018

The U.S. cable giant won a rare auction held by British regulators with a bid of $39 billion. Comcast hopes acquiring Sky will help it compete with online streaming services Netflix and Amazon.

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Taliban Announce: Founder Of Much-Feared Haqqani Network Dies At 72

Tuesday, September 04, 2018

A Taliban statement issued Tuesday says Jalaluddin Haqqani, the founder of Afghanistan's Haqqani network, and a former U.S. ally turned fierce enemy, died Monday after years of ill health.

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Police: 2 Victims Are Dead, As Is Gunman, In Toronto Shooting

Monday, July 23, 2018

Ontario's Special Investigations Unit have identified the suspect but have not suggested a motive. Thirteen other people were injured during a shooting in the city's Greektown neighborhood.

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Report: Death Threat Forces Rep. Maxine Waters To Cancel Events In Texas And Alabama

Friday, June 29, 2018

The outspoken critic of President Trump said she received a "very serious death threat" from a person in Texas, according to CNN.

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It's Déjà Vu All Over Again: Warriors To Meet Cavs In NBA Finals

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

For the fourth year in a row, the Golden State Warriors will play the Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals. The "fourmatch" is unprecedented in NBA history.

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Colombia's Presidential Election Moves To A 2nd Round Pitting Right Against Left

Monday, May 28, 2018

Right-wing candidate Ivan Duque won a place in Colombia's June presidential runoff against leftist Gustavo Petro. That has some worried that a fragile peace pact with Marxist rebels could unravel.

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Former President George H.W. Bush Hospitalized In Maine, Spokesman Says

Monday, May 28, 2018

The 93-year-old former president is hospitalized for low blood pressure and fatigue, says spokesman Jim McGrath. George H.W. Bush arrived in Maine on May 20 for the summer.

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Tina Fey Hosts Star-Studded 'SNL' Season 43 Finale

Sunday, May 20, 2018

The season ender of Saturday Night Live opened Trump-style with a nod to the finale of The Sopranos. It was Fey's sixth time hosting the show and the musical guest was Nicki Minaj.

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Kentucky Derby Winner Justify Is Favored To Win Soggy Preakness

Saturday, May 19, 2018

An eight-horse field is set for Saturday's race at Baltimore's Pimlico Race Course, and it's expected to be a two-horse race: Justify and Good Magic.

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Jackson Won't Return As Trump's Personal Physician, Report Says

Monday, April 30, 2018

Dr. Ronny Jackson, who abandoned his nomination to be VA secretary amid numerous allegations, will stay with the White House medical unit but won't be the president's physician, Politico reports.

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Amazon Reports Huge Quarterly Profits, Hikes Prime Membership Fee

Friday, April 27, 2018

Amazon's first quarter sales reached $51 billion, a 43 percent increase over last year. Its net income was $1.6 billion. Amazon also increased its annual Prime membership fee to $119 a year from $99.

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Amnesty International Names Kaepernick Its Ambassador Of Conscience

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Ex-NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick received Amnesty's top human rights award for his opposition to racial injustice. His "take a knee" campaign during the national anthem likely cost him his job.

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Romney's Path To Succeed Utah Sen. Hatch Just Got More Complicated

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Mitt Romney has been forced into a primary race after losing Saturday's nomination battle at the state's GOP convention. Romney aims to restart his political career by replacing Sen. Orrin Hatch.

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