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FILE - In this July 17, 2015, file photo, store manager Stephanie Hunt smokes a Marlboro cigarette while posing for photos at a Smoker Friendly shop in Pittsburgh. Altria, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, said Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, that it will close two of its manufacturing facilities by early 2018, affecting about 580 workers. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar, File)
Altria to close 2 tobacco facilities affecting 580 workersAltria, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, says that it will close two of its facilities in 2018 that make tobacco products, affecting about 580 workers
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In this photo released by Xinhua News Agency, Chinese leaders attend the Sixth Plenary Session of the 18th CPC Central Committee held in Beijing on Thursday, Oct 27, 2016. China's Communist Party has elevated President Xi Jinping to the position of "core" of the leadership, underscoring the overwhelming clout he has amassed on the back of a sweeping anti-corruption campaign and crackdown on dissent. (Zhang Duo/Xinhua via AP)
China's Communist Party raises Xi to symbolic 'core' statusChina's Communist Party has elevated President Xi Jinping to the position of "core" of the leadership, underscoring the clout he has amassed on the back of a sweeping anti-corruption campaign and crackdown on dissent
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015 file photo, Iraqi Yazidi Nadia Murad Basee Taha speaks with Greek President Prokopis Pavlopoulos during a meeting in Athens. Two Yazidi women who survived sexual enslavement by the Islamic State before escaping and becoming advocates for their people have won the EU's Sakharov Prize for human rights on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016. Guy Verhofstadt, the leader of the Liberal ALDE group, says Nadia Murad Basee and Lamiya Aji Bashar were "inspirational women who have shown incredible bravery and humanity in the face of despicable brutality."(AP Photo/Yorgos Karahalis, File)
2 Yazidi women who escaped IS group win human rights prizeTwo Yazidi women who escaped sexual enslavement by the Islamic State group and went on to become advocates for others have won the European Union's Sakharov Prize for human rights
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Libya's navy says 90 migrants perished after boat fell apartLibyan navy: At least 90 migrants believed to have perished when their boat fell apart in the Mediterranean
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FILE - In this Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015, file photo, a "Sale Pending" placard is placed atop a realty sign outside a home for sale in Surfside, Fla. On Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, the National Association of Realtors releases its September report on pending home sales, which are seen as a barometer of future purchases. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)
More Americans sign contacts in September to buy homesMore people signed contracts to purchase homes in September
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FILE - This Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, file photo shows the New York Stock Exchange. U.S. stocks continue to slide early Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Technology companies are taking some of the biggest losses as investors weren’t impressed with Apple’s latest results. Energy companies are falling with the price of oil. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig, File)
Health care leads US stocks higher on solid earningsUS stocks are inching higher, led by health care companies
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FILE - In this Nov. 28, 2001 file photo, A. Dale Cannady, the 2001 United Way campaign chairman in Richmond, Va., announces the total raised during the annual fund raising at a press conference at the Richmond Center in Richmond. United Way, ranked as America's largest charity for all but one of the past 25 years, has been knocked from that spot for 2015 by Fidelity Charitable Gift Fund, the leader of a rapidly growing philanthropic sector that is transforming the way many Americans give. (Clement Britt/Richmond Times-Dispatch via AP)
United Way loses its ranking as America's largest charityUnited Way, ranked as America's largest charity for all but one of the past 25 years, has been knocked from that spot by Fidelity Charitable, the leader of a rapidly growing philanthropic sector that is transforming the way many Americans give
The Associated Press36 minutes ago
FILE - In this April 23, 2016, file photo, attendees take photos of a Ford F-150 Raptor pickup truck by smartphones at a promotional event for Ford ahead of the biennial Auto China car show in Beijing. Ford Motor Co. reports financial results Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
Ford's 3Q profit falls on recall, truck launchTroubles in Ford Motor Co.'s home market _ including a massive recall and the difficult launch of new heavy-duty pickups _ are hurting the company's bottom line
The Associated Press37 minutes ago
Iraqi army soldiers rest at a checkpoint in Qayara, some 50 kilometers south of Mosul, Iraq, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. Islamic State militants have been going door to door in farming communities south of Mosul, ordering people at gunpoint to follow them north into the city and apparently using them as human shields as they retreat from Iraqi forces. Witnesses to the forced evacuation describe scenes of chaos as hundreds of people were driven north across the Ninevah plains and into the heavily-fortified city, where the extremists are believed to be preparing for a climactic showdown. (AP Photo/Marko Drobnjakovic)
The Latest: Turkey safe after IS sulfur explosion in IraqThe Latest: Turkish official seeks to assure Turkish citizens they won't be affected by toxic gas released by IS near Mosul
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  • Verizon warily staying with deal to buy Yahoo

    This file photo taken on January 2, 2015 shows the Verizon logo at the headquarters for Northern Virginia in Ashburn, Virginia. executive overseeing the purchase of Yahoo said Wednesday the deal was moving ahead pending the outcome of an investigation into an epic hack. Manila Bulletin, Wed, Oct 26 2016 @ 11:45 PM
  • Massive road construction project disturbs historic slave cemetery

    Pastor Michelle Thomas, founder and executive director of the Loudoun Freedom Foundation, points out where Toll Brother's construction has encroached upon a dry pound that may contain human remains. Loudoun Times, Wed, Oct 26 2016 @ 06:18 PM
  • ISRI, JASON Learning announce student video and poster contest

    The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries , Washington, and JASON Learning , Ashburn, Virginia, are again inviting young filmmakers, artists and recycling advocates to participate in a poster and video contest to build awareness for recycling. The theme of this year's contest repeat's last year's theme, "Bigger than the Bin," with an added option to interview an ISRI member and learn about working in the recycling industry. Recycling Today, Tue, Oct 25 2016 @ 08:50 AM
  • 5 Teens Charged with Vandalism of Ashburn Schoolhouse

    Vulgar images and racist phrases were spray painted on the Old Ashburn Schoolhouse in early October. Five teens have been charged for spray-painting vulgar and racist graffiti on a historic schoolhouse in Ashburn, Virginia, police say. NBC Washington, Thu, Oct 20 2016 @ 06:50 PM
  • Man acted in self-defense in Sterling dog shooting

    Loudoun County authorities have determined that a man acted in self-defense when he fatally shot a dog on Tuesday in the Algonkian Regional Park in Sterling. Loudoun Times, Wed, Oct 26 2016 @ 01:01 PM
  • Allowing Metro's continued decline could cost region $1 billion a year in lost revenue

    Allowing Metro to deteriorate further will slow the region's growth and could eventually cost area governments $1 billion or more a year in lost tax revenue, a group of the region's elected officials and business leaders were told Wednesday. To that end, finding new funds for Metro, and insisting that it improve its performance, are both critical to the region's economic future, according to an initial study approved by the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments . The Washington Post, Wed, Oct 26 2016 @ 06:23 PM
  • Loudoun parents fight for fair instruction for dyslexic students

    Two Ashburn students with dyslexia try to complete their homework with assistive technology readers and help from their parents. Loudoun Times, Tue, Oct 25 2016 @ 04:21 PM
  • News 10 mins ago 6:54 a.m."Disgruntled employee" accused of pouring...

    Authorities have reportedly arrested a Virginia woman they say poured a cleaning agent used for windows and bathrooms into an office coffee machine, causing her co-workers to get sick. Local news organizations report that officials arrested 32-year-old Mayda Rivera-Juarez on Friday on charges of felony assault. WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg, Tue, Oct 25 2016 @ 08:22 AM
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