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# washington - Wednesday 15 March, 2017

The Northeast US is a slippery mess thanks to Storm Stella
# Stellaaaa!!!
# Stellaaaa!!!

The Northeast US is a slippery mess thanks to Storm Stella

Mar 15th 2017, 8:31 AM 15,724 Views 9 Comments

Flights were cancelled across the region – but things are expected to get back to normal in the next 24 hours.

# washington - Monday 13 March, 2017

Snowstorm changes Enda Kenny's US plans
# Cancelled Events
# Cancelled Events

Snowstorm changes Enda Kenny's US plans

Mar 13th 2017, 7:03 PM 26,647 Views 42 Comments

An event honouring John F Kennedy in Boston is among those to have been cancelled.

# washington - Saturday 11 March, 2017

US judge refuses to rule on Trump's latest travel ban
# New Order
# New Order

US judge refuses to rule on Trump's latest travel ban

Mar 11th 2017, 8:13 AM 17,171 Views 29 Comments

Judge James Robart said a complaint over the revised ban needed to be filed before he could rule.

# washington - Friday 10 March, 2017

Trump's revised travel ban facing new court challenges
# Modified
# Modified

Trump's revised travel ban facing new court challenges

Mar 10th 2017, 7:37 AM 11,266 Views 41 Comments

Hawaii filed the first suit on Tuesday.

# washington - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Seattle Sikh man told 'go back to your own country' before being shot
# Hate Crime
# Hate Crime

Seattle Sikh man told 'go back to your own country' before being shot

Mar 5th 2017, 12:15 PM 15,293 Views 26 Comments

Recently, South Asians have been on edge after a deadly shooting in a suburban Kansas City bar that the FBI is investigating as a hate crime.

Photos: At least 20 people arrested after clashes as hundreds rally in support of Trump
# USA
# USA

Photos: At least 20 people arrested after clashes as hundreds rally in support of Trump

Mar 5th 2017, 10:40 AM 31,862 Views 102 Comments

A dagger, metal pipes, bats, pieces of lumber and bricks were confiscated in California.

# washington - Tuesday 21 February, 2017

The Taoiseach WILL go to Washington (and here's where all his ministers are heading)
# Paddy's Day
# Paddy's Day

The Taoiseach WILL go to Washington (and here's where all his ministers are heading)

Feb 21st 2017, 7:21 PM 35,561 Views 147 Comments

Let the annual Paddy’s Day exodus commence…

# washington - Thursday 26 January, 2017

Trump's inauguration has finally got the Bad Lip Reading treatment
# I Am Important
From The Daily Edge
# I Am Important

Trump's inauguration has finally got the Bad Lip Reading treatment

Jan 26th 2017, 7:58 AM 6,840 Views 1 Comment

And it’s excellent.

# washington - Friday 20 January, 2017

'We've really been milking this goodbye' - Obama makes final speech before heading on holiday
# Bon Voyage
# Bon Voyage

'We've really been milking this goodbye' - Obama makes final speech before heading on holiday

Jan 20th 2017, 10:13 PM 21,952 Views 42 Comments

The former president is going on vacation to California with his wife Michelle.

Police use tear gas in Washington DC protests during President Trump's inauguration
# Disrupt J20
# Disrupt J20

Police use tear gas in Washington DC protests during President Trump's inauguration

Jan 20th 2017, 5:50 PM 18,294 Views 98 Comments

Demonstrators have pledged to continue protesting during Trump’s presidency.

# washington - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Watch: The bizarre moment US news network C-Span was 'taken over' by Russia Today
# Moscow Calling
# Moscow Calling

Watch: The bizarre moment US news network C-Span was 'taken over' by Russia Today

Jan 12th 2017, 10:54 PM 28,781 Views 31 Comments

Russia Today is the Moscow-backed English language new network.

# washington - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Tourists won't be able to go up the Washington Monument for at least two years
# Monumental Work
# Monumental Work

Tourists won't be able to go up the Washington Monument for at least two years

Dec 21st 2016, 1:00 PM 7,807 Views 13 Comments

A new elevator will be installed in the towering landmark.

# washington - Monday 5 December, 2016

Man who fired rifle inside 'pizzagate' restaurant says he was investigating fake news
# Washington DC
# Washington DC

Man who fired rifle inside 'pizzagate' restaurant says he was investigating fake news

Dec 5th 2016, 10:14 AM 16,007 Views 0 Comments

The pizzeria was the subject of a bogus report that alleged it was at the centre of a child sex ring organised by Hillary Clinton.

# washington - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Gunman who killed five at shopping centre arrested - but police say no terrorist links
# Belmont
# Belmont

Gunman who killed five at shopping centre arrested - but police say no terrorist links

Sep 25th 2016, 7:36 AM 10,637 Views 27 Comments

One victim was 16 and had survived cancer.

# washington - Saturday 24 September, 2016

Four women and a man dead after shooting at Washington shopping centre
# Burlington
# Burlington

Four women and a man dead after shooting at Washington shopping centre

Sep 24th 2016, 7:22 AM 26,222 Views 25 Comments

The shooter is still at large.

# washington - Tuesday 13 September, 2016

49ers leave LA fans wondering were they better off without an NFL team
# LA Woe Man
From The42
# LA Woe Man

49ers leave LA fans wondering were they better off without an NFL team

Sep 13th 2016, 9:41 AM 7,172 Views 3 Comments

The Rams were atrocious last night.

# washington - Monday 30 May, 2016

Donald Trump was disappointed his crowds weren't as big as Martin Luther King's
# Dream On
# Dream On

Donald Trump was disappointed his crowds weren't as big as Martin Luther King's

May 30th 2016, 10:05 AM 20,300 Views 82 Comments

Trump says it was because they weren’t let into the Washington Momument.

# washington - Tuesday 17 May, 2016

St Patrick's Day flights for Taoiseach's entourage cost €37,334
# Washington
# Washington

St Patrick's Day flights for Taoiseach's entourage cost €37,334

May 17th 2016, 6:02 AM 29,374 Views 133 Comments

Delays and uncertainty in the formation of a new government meant the tickets were booked just four days in advance – costing €9,257 for Enda Kenny alone.

# washington - Sunday 1 May, 2016

Obama drops the mic and roasts Trump at his final White House Correspondents’ Dinner
# Obama Out
# Obama Out

Obama drops the mic and roasts Trump at his final White House Correspondents’ Dinner

May 1st 2016, 7:51 AM 52,622 Views 51 Comments

The annual gag-fest for politicians and journalists was held last night.

# washington - Friday 8 April, 2016

Man accused of torturing woman to death escapes psychiatric hospital
# Washington
# Washington

Man accused of torturing woman to death escapes psychiatric hospital

Apr 8th 2016, 8:40 AM 28,970 Views 33 Comments

28-year-old Anthony Garver stands accused of stabbing a woman to death after tying her to a bed with electrical cords.

# washington - Tuesday 29 March, 2016

Man shot by US police after drawing weapon on Capitol Hill
# Washington
# Washington

Man shot by US police after drawing weapon on Capitol Hill

Mar 29th 2016, 7:35 AM 10,732 Views 5 Comments

A female bystander suffered what police said appeared to be minor injuries and was hospitalised.

# washington - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Hatchet-swinging attacker shot dead by shop customer
# Washington
# Washington

Hatchet-swinging attacker shot dead by shop customer

Mar 15th 2016, 8:50 AM 22,972 Views 63 Comments

The customer was in possession of a concealed-weapon permit.

# washington - Friday 11 March, 2016

Former Putin press secretary died of 'blunt force trauma' in Washington hotel
# Mikhail Lesin
# Mikhail Lesin

Former Putin press secretary died of 'blunt force trauma' in Washington hotel

Mar 11th 2016, 8:10 AM 21,917 Views 26 Comments

Russian state media had said Mikhail Lesin died of a heart attack.

# washington - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Shooting suspect with 'Martian master race' manifesto arrested at White House
# Kyle Odom
# Kyle Odom

Shooting suspect with 'Martian master race' manifesto arrested at White House

Mar 9th 2016, 9:20 PM 15,198 Views 20 Comments

Kyle Odom, a former Marine from Idaho, has a history of mental illness.

# washington - Saturday 27 February, 2016

'It's a terrible tragedy': Five dead in apparent family murder-suicide
# Washington
# Washington

'It's a terrible tragedy': Five dead in apparent family murder-suicide

Feb 27th 2016, 10:48 AM 20,868 Views 11 Comments

A 12-year-old girl survived the carnage.

# washington - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Five shot, two killed in 'targeted' attack at Seattle homeless camp
# The Jungle
# The Jungle

Five shot, two killed in 'targeted' attack at Seattle homeless camp

Jan 27th 2016, 9:15 AM 8,952 Views 0 Comments

Police are hunting for two men in the wake of the shooting.

# washington - Monday 11 January, 2016

It wasn't always pretty, but Packers set up a playoff showdown with the Cardinals
# Go Pack Go
From The42
# Go Pack Go

It wasn't always pretty, but Packers set up a playoff showdown with the Cardinals

Jan 11th 2016, 1:14 AM 4,253 Views 6 Comments

Green Bay ran out 35-18 winners against Washington.

# washington - Thursday 24 December, 2015

Whoops: Over 3,000 US prisoners mistakenly freed early
# Computer Glitch
# Computer Glitch

Whoops: Over 3,000 US prisoners mistakenly freed early

Dec 24th 2015, 2:27 PM 12,197 Views 6 Comments

“Frankly, it is maddening,” the governor of Washington state said.

# washington - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Late drama as Dan Bailey's 54-yard field goal sees Cowboys edge past Washington
# Monday Night Football
From The42
# Monday Night Football

Late drama as Dan Bailey's 54-yard field goal sees Cowboys edge past Washington

Dec 8th 2015, 7:56 AM 2,864 Views 1 Comment

The placekicker nailed the last-gasp attempt to seal victory for his side in the most dramatic of circumstances.

# washington - Monday 16 November, 2015

Isis 'threatens to attack Washington' in new video
# Terror Threat
# Terror Threat

Isis 'threatens to attack Washington' in new video

Nov 16th 2015, 2:20 PM 22,360 Views 78 Comments

A militant featured in the footage says Europe should also expect more attacks.

# washington - Monday 9 November, 2015

Tom Brady took down a 110kg linebacker to save a touchdown last night
# Good Hustle
From The42
# Good Hustle

Tom Brady took down a 110kg linebacker to save a touchdown last night

Nov 9th 2015, 11:30 AM 8,980 Views 8 Comments

Is there anything this guy can’t do?

# washington - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Controversial Russian media mogul found dead in Irish-owned Washington hotel
# Putin Ally
# Putin Ally

Controversial Russian media mogul found dead in Irish-owned Washington hotel

Nov 7th 2015, 1:43 PM 20,663 Views 29 Comments

Russian state media said the former minister of media affairs died of a heart attack.

# washington - Sunday 11 October, 2015

This 1994 mansion looks like it was built hundreds of years ago
# Property Porn
# Property Porn

This 1994 mansion looks like it was built hundreds of years ago

Oct 11th 2015, 5:30 PM 36,517 Views 21 Comments

It’s the most expensive home ever sold in Washington DC.

# washington - Thursday 24 September, 2015

Four dead, 12 critical after crash between tour bus and amphibious vehicle
# Seattle
# Seattle

Four dead, 12 critical after crash between tour bus and amphibious vehicle

Sep 24th 2015, 8:55 PM 20,237 Views 5 Comments

The crash happened on Seattle’s Aurora Bridge at about 7pm Irish time.

# washington - Friday 18 September, 2015

This dog watched over her friend for a week after she got trapped
# Tillie And Phoebe
# Tillie And Phoebe

This dog watched over her friend for a week after she got trapped

Sep 18th 2015, 9:59 PM 29,513 Views 44 Comments

BFFs.

# washington - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Teenager unknowingly tweets unseen photos of first ever Nirvana gig
# Never Before Seen
# Never Before Seen

Teenager unknowingly tweets unseen photos of first ever Nirvana gig

Jul 22nd 2015, 2:30 PM 33,491 Views 11 Comments

She found the photos in her Dad’s books about Nirvana.

# washington - Thursday 21 May, 2015

DNA from pizza crust helps identify suspect in murders of millionaire and family
# Washington
# Washington

DNA from pizza crust helps identify suspect in murders of millionaire and family

May 21st 2015, 5:29 PM 18,807 Views 22 Comments

Savvas Savopoulos, his wife, their young son and the family’s housekeeper were killed in a fire at the family mansion earlier this month.

# washington - Monday 4 May, 2015

Bill Gates's architect has dreamed up another utopia with this Pacific paradise
# Pacific Property Porn
# Pacific Property Porn

Bill Gates's architect has dreamed up another utopia with this Pacific paradise

May 4th 2015, 5:30 PM 32,254 Views 22 Comments

Prepare to drool.

# washington - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Panic at US Capitol after postman lands a helicopter outside
# Just Delivering The Mail
# Just Delivering The Mail

Panic at US Capitol after postman lands a helicopter outside

Apr 15th 2015, 8:17 PM 23,538 Views 25 Comments

He said he was just delivering the mail.

# washington - Saturday 11 April, 2015

US Capitol on lockdown after shots fired
# Washington
# Washington

US Capitol on lockdown after shots fired

Apr 11th 2015, 7:29 PM 34,657 Views 32 Comments

Police said a suspicious package was found.