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FILE - In this Thursday, April 27, 2017 file photo, the President of the European Central Bank Mario Draghi speaks during a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany. European Central Bank head Mario Draghi is likely to tread softly on Thursday, July 20, 2017 as the bank inches toward bringing an end to its monetary stimulus efforts.  (AP Photo/Michael Probst, File)
ECB's Draghi expected to remain cagey on stimulus exit plansThe European Central Bank leaves its interest rate benchmarks and policy statement unchanged, underlining its unwillingness to roil markets with premature signals about an exit from its stimulus efforts
The Associated Press29 minutes ago
FILE - In this July 7, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump meets with Russian President Vladimir Putin at the G20 Summit in Hamburg, Germany. Trump had a second, previously undisclosed conversation with Putin at the summit it Germany. White House spokesman Sean Spicer says that Trump and Putin spoke during a world leaders’ dinner at the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg earlier this month.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
By embracing Russia, Trump bumps up against top advisersWith his persistent overtures toward Russia, President Donald Trump is increasingly at odds with his national security and foreign policy advisers
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German Foreign Minister Sigmar Gabriel speaks behind a camera light during a news conference in Berlin, Germany, Thursday, July 20, 2017. Gabriel said his country will revise its travel advice for Turkey following the jailing of a German human rights activist who has no ties to the country. (Kay Nietfeld/dpa via AP)
The Latest: Turkish president criticizes German ministerTurkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan's spokesman has branded as "unfortunate" comments by the German foreign minister, including those telling Germans to exercise caution in Turkey
The Associated Press31 minutes ago
FILE - In this June 15, 2017, file photo, Chief Justice John Roberts stands outside the Supreme Court in Washington following new Associate Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch investiture ceremony, a ceremony to mark his ascension to the bench. Roberts, who was once dubbed "disgraceful" by U.S. President Donald Trump, said on Thursday, July 20, 2017 that criticism from politicians won't dissuade judges from doing their jobs. In a question-and-answer session at the University of Melbourne's law school, Roberts was asked about political criticism of the courts. Roberts said that while judges are not above criticism, it doesn't affect how they do their jobs. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
Chief Justice Roberts says criticism won't stop judgesU.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, once dubbed "disgraceful" by President Donald Trump, says criticism from politicians won't dissuade judges from doing their jobs
The Associated Press14 minutes ago
10-year-old boy trips over 1.2M-year-old fossil in desertA boy's misstep on a family hike in New Mexico has given the world a prehistoric wonder
The Associated Press38 minutes ago
Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson, left, looks at a bipedal humanoid robot Wabian2 at Research Institute for Science and Engineering at Waseda University's campus in Tokyo Thursday, July 20, 2017.  Johnson visited the robotics center at the university, which collaborates with the University of Birmingham, according to Britain's Foreign and Commonwealth Office. He is also due to meet with Japanese business leaders for talks on enhanced trade and investment during his three-day visit in Japan before traveling to New Zealand and Australia.(AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, Pool)
British foreign secretary in Japan for security, trade talksBritish Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson has mingled with robots before meeting with Japanese officials in Tokyo
The Associated Press40 minutes ago
The EU chief Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier, right, and British Secretary of State David Davis address the media after a week of negotiations at EU headquarters in Brussels, Thursday July 20, 2017. UK's chief Brexit negotiator says week of talks with EU has given "us a lot to be positive about"(AP Photo/Geert Vanden Wijngaert)
UK Brexit negotiator encouraged by progress of talks with EUThe UK's chief Brexit negotiator says that a week of talks with the European Union has given "us a lot to be positive about." David Davis has said in Brussels that he's "encouraged by progress" on key issues
The Associated Press42 minutes ago
FILE - In this June 13, 2017, file photo, Senate Armed Services Committee Chairman Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington, during the committee's hearing on the defense department's budget. Doctors say McCain has a brain tumor associated with a blood clot that was removed last week. In a statement late Wednesday, July 19 doctors revealed that McCain has been diagnosed with glioblastoma, an aggressive cancer. The statement says the 80-year-old senator and his family are reviewing further treatment, including a combination of chemotherapy and radiation. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
The Latest: Arizona's other senator says McCain's optimisticThe junior senator from Arizona says Sen. John McCain told him about his brain tumor only at the end of a telephone conversation, saying he was "feeling fine, but I might have some chemotherapy in my future."
The Associated Press44 minutes ago
Justin Thomas of the US looks along the 5th fairway during the first round of the British Open Golf Championship, at Royal Birkdale, Southport, England Thursday, July 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Dave Thompson)
The Latest: Spieth, Poulter on target in early goingSpieth and Poulter set the pace at 3 under in first round at Royal Birkdale
The Associated Press47 minutes ago
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  • Jury sentenced man to 132 years in prison for stealing tires new

    A jury sentenced a 38-year-old man to more than 130 years in prison for a series of tire and rim thefts in Loudoun County, Virginia. In 2016, multiple victims in Loudoun County reported finding their trucks and SUVs mounted on cinder blocks in their driveways with vehicles' tires and rims gone, according to a statement from the Commonwealth's Attorney's Office. WTOP-FM Washington, Tue, Jul 18 2017 @ 03:51 PM
  • Metro funding fight continues with new Loudoun Co. proposal

    Infighting over how to raise more money for Metro as part of a broader package of reforms threatens to derail key pieces of attempts to reach a regional agreement that could be presented to the General Assemblies in Richmond, Virginia and Annapolis, Maryland. Fairfax County Executive Ed Long, who also plays a key role on the Council of Governments Technical Panel that recommended a region-wide sales tax to fund Metro capital projects, said a separate Loudoun County proposal to repurpose existing contributions would simply be a Band-Aid that could leave the system worse off a decade from now. WTOP-FM Washington, Wed, Jul 19 2017 @ 08:37 AM
  • Round Hill, Virginia Looks To Put Itself (More) On The Map

    A small town in western Loudoun County could be nearly doubling in size. Round Hill has about 600 residents, but that number could jump to more than one thousand if the town council approves an expansion plan. WMAL-AM Washington, Thu, Jul 20 2017 @ 06:56 AM
  • Chipotle reopens restaurant where customers got violently ill

    Chipotle Mexican Grill is looking to lure Virginians back to an eatery that has reportedly made dozens of customers ill. The Sterling, Va., restaurant that was closed on Monday and Tuesday because of a food-safety scare reopened for business Wednesday at 11 a.m., a restaurant employee told The Post. New York Post, Wed, Jul 19 2017 @ 12:54 PM
  • Veterans assistance center opens in Manassas

    Governor Terry McAuliffe today cut the ribbon for the official grand opening of the new Virginia Department of Veterans Services office in Manassas . The new office will primarily serve military veterans and their families in Prince William and Fauquier Counties, the Cities of Manassas and Manassas Park, and other localities in the area. Potomac Local, Tue, Jul 18 2017 @ 04:23 PM
  • Loudoun radio personality goes to work for Herndon Police Department

    Well-known radio personality and Loudoun County native Lisa Herndon has resigned from WINC after seven years with the local station. Fairfax Times, Tue, Jul 18 2017 @ 03:46 PM
  • Loudoun supervisors loosen constraints on Dulles World Center to build residential units

    One of Loudoun County's most prized future mixed-use developments -- the Dulles World Center, otherwise known as The Hub -- won a second round of modifications by the Board of Supervisors last week. Loudoun Times, Tue, Jul 18 2017 @ 11:26 AM
  • Lovettsville man suing Loudoun County Sheriffa s Office indicted on child porn charges

    A Lovettsville man who is suing numerous county employees and entities after he said he was wrongfully charged with child pornography possession has been indicted by a grand jury on 25 counts of possessing child pornography, according to the commonwealth's attorney's office. Loudoun Times, Mon, Jul 17 2017 @ 04:22 PM
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