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Watch: Tuesday Hong Kong airport protests
Chaos erupted at Hong Kong's airport as riot police armed with pepper spray and batons clashed with protesters who occupied a terminal. 13 Aug 2019, 18:38
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Watch live: Hong Kong airport cancels flights for second day as protesters reoccupy terminal
Airlines suspended check-ins for departing flights after arguments broke out between demonstrators and passengers. Read more: wapo.st/31CxPLL. 13 Aug 2019, 14:52
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Watch live: Protesters bring Hong Kong airport to standstill after clashes
Protesters occupied the departure hall of the Hong Kong International Airport on Monday. Officials halted all remaining departures at the terminal, one of the world’s busiest international airports. 12 Aug 2019, 15:07
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Watch Pete Buttigieg ride giant slide at the Iowa State Fair
Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg took a ride on the Giant Slide and the Sky Glider at the Iowa State Fair on Aug. 13. Read more: wapo.st/2ZXo8Y0. 14 Aug 2019, 3:07
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Trump wants 'full investigation' into Epstein's death
President Trump questioned if former president Bill Clinton visited financier Jeffrey Epstein’s island home when asked about Epstein’s death on Aug. 13. Read more: wapo.st/2Za8BqI. 13 Aug 2019, 17:57
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Trump calls Reps. Omar, Tlaib 'anti-Israel’ and ’anti-Jewish’
President Trump on Aug. 15 said he “can’t imagine why” Israel would allow Democratic Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib into the country. Read more: wapo.st/304WJn5. 15 Aug 2019, 21:58
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Trump says McConnell 'wants to do background checks'
President Trump on Aug. 13 said he wants “meaningful” background checks and expressed optimism that Congress would act on guns. Read more: wapo.st/31q0HH2. 13 Aug 2019, 17:45
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2020 Democrats call out Trump for ‘fanning’ racism
2020 Democratic presidential candidates on Aug. 11 escalated their criticism of President Trump, saying his rhetoric is stoking racism a week after two mass shootings left 31 dead and dozens injured. 11 Aug 2019, 20:26
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Watch soon: Philadelphia police, mayor provide update on police shootings
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, Philadelphia Police Commissioner Richard Ross and Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf speak about the police shootings. Read more: wapo.st/2KApBxV. 15 Aug 2019, 19:03
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Opinion | Israel’s ban of Reps. Ilhan Omar and Rashida Tlaib is a grave misstep
It signals Israel, long a bastion of democracy in the Middle East, cannot tolerate criticism — even from nationals of its closest ally, argues Post columnist Jennifer Rubin. 15 Aug 2019, 18:40
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How the new Trump immigration rule targets poor legal migrants
The Trump administration announced Aug. 12 a new rule that would make it more difficult for legal immigrants who use public benefits to obtain a green card. 13 Aug 2019, 21:15
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Watch live: Authorities speak about suspected gunman of Philadelphia police shootings
Pennsylvania District Attorney Larry Krasner holds a news conference to discuss charges against suspected gunman Maurice Hill, who was taken into custody early on Aug. 15 Aug 2019, 16:45
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Opinion | China has misread the Hong Kong protests from the start. It's time to get it right.
Hong Kong protesters who demanded the cancellation of an extradition bill that would make it easier for people to be transferred to mainland China are now asking for greater democracy. 13 Aug 2019, 19:04
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‘When will the hatred stop?’: Family deals with loss after Dayton shooting
Dion Green held his father, Derrick Fudge, as he died following a mass shooting in Dayton, Ohio. 14 Aug 2019, 15:58
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The Iowa State Fair didn’t miss Trump — he was everywhere.
Unlike Democratic presidential candidates, President Trump skipped the Iowa State Fair, but his supporters made a point of showing who has their 2020 vote. Read more: wapo.st/2Z690dy. 15 Aug 2019, 21:01
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How Larry Kudlow dodges questions
When pressed on issues he wants to avoid, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow has a go-to dodge at the ready: “That’s not in my lane.” Read more: wapo.st/2Z1VEin. 13 Aug 2019, 13:20
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How an eye patch became a symbol of the Hong Kong protests
A woman was shot in the eye with a projectile on Aug. 11 during ongoing protests in Hong Kong. 13 Aug 2019, 17:53
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Corn dogs, rollercoasters and politics: The spectacle of the Iowa state Fair
Democratic presidential hopefuls made a stop at the Iowa State Fair, giving speeches, eating fried foods and drawing large crowds. Read more: wapo.st/2ZXo8Y0. 13 Aug 2019, 17:58
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‘They had such beautiful souls’: Family, friends mourn couple killed in El Paso shooting
Family and friends paid their respects Aug. 12 during a funeral for Raúl and Maria Flores, who were killed in a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso. 14 Aug 2019, 15:40
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WATCH LIVE: 2020 presidential candidates make their pitch at the Iowa State Fair
Join Washington Post reporters live on Monday, August 12 at noon E.T. at the 2019 Iowa State Fair — where 2020 contenders attempt to stand out and politics is very much in focus. 12 Aug 2019, 21:34
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Trump on WTO: ‘We will leave if we have to’
President Trump on Aug. 13 said the World Trade Organization has been “screwing” the United States for years. Read more: wapo.st/2KyGx8g. 13 Aug 2019, 20:49
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Watch the Dow live: Markets tumble after key indicator triggers recession worries
For the first time since 2007, the yields on short-term U.S. bonds eclipsed those of long-term bonds. 14 Aug 2019, 22:40
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Trump says China tariffs delayed for 'Christmas season'
President Trump on Aug. 13 said he delayed some new tariffs on Chinese imports to protect U.S. consumers from higher prices during the 2019 Christmas shopping season. 13 Aug 2019, 17:41
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Will Biden’s gaffes catch up to him in 2020?
The Washington Post’s Matt Viser analyzes a string of recent gaffes by Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden and what they might mean in the 2020 presidential campaign. 14 Aug 2019, 18:04
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Watch live: Cuccinelli speaks about immigration policy at the White House
Acting Director of United States Citizenship and Immigration Services Ken Cuccinelli holds an on camera briefing at the White House. 12 Aug 2019, 14:42
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The vaccine fight: a mother’s battle to protect her daughter in California
Brooke Balck, who takes immunosuppressants, cannot have vaccines, making her especially vulnerable to the spread of infectious diseases like measles. 15 Aug 2019, 12:56
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Where 2020 Democrats stand on guns
Changing U.S. gun laws has moved from a talking point to a rallying cry for 2020 Democratic presidential candidates. Here’s where they agree — and disagree — on how to do it. 10 Aug 2019, 18:07
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Trump officials finally admit tariffs impact consumers
After denying for months that President Trump’s tariffs would negatively impact consumers, multiple Trump officials now admit tariffs could hurt holiday shoppers. Read more: wapo.st/2Z13TeL. 15 Aug 2019, 20:40
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Watch live: Swedish judge speaks following A$AP Rocky’s guilty verdict
Judge Per Lennerbrant holds a news conference after guilty verdict is announced in rapper A$AP Rocky's Sweden assault case. The U.S. 14 Aug 2019, 13:10
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Trump says U.S. consumers ‘may’ pay for tariffs ‘at some point’
President Trump on Aug. 15 falsely said U.S. consumers are not paying for tariffs Trump imposed on Chinese imports. Read more: wapo.st/2Z13TeL. 15 Aug 2019, 21:52
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