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Yemen crisis

Phone: Activists protest outside King Salman's hotel in Washington, DC, over Saudi bombing in Yemen - @krisbogos

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Washington Metro

Washington Metro chief safety officer resigns in wake of investigation into derailment near Smithsonian - @NBCWashington

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Washington, DC

#BREAKING: Metro's Chief Safety Officer James Dougherty has resigned. More to come http://t.co/74g2LCRWM4 - @ABC7News

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The White House, Washington, DC

Official: President Obama, Saudi King Salman to discuss energy markets in Friday meeting at White House - @Reuters

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Washington, DC

Passenger tackles woman who tried to grab 2-year-old out of stroller on DC Metro, police say - @ABC7News

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Washington, DC

RT @NewsChopperBrad: POLICE PURSUIT OF MOTORCYCLE causes MULTI-CAR CRASH closes #AspenHill Rd @ Parkland Dr #BreakingNews http://t.co/Xpj80… - @ABC7News

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Washington, DC

#BREAKING: Body recovered from Potomac River near Woodrow Wilson Bridge: http://t.co/nyitRBybyQ. http://t.co/VsmZVcvj7M - @ABC7News

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Washington, DC

#BREAKING: Students injured after 2 school buses collide in Montgomery County http://t.co/davxcuc5wM http://t.co/6SZ82qi3if - @fox5newsdc

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Washington, DC

#BREAKING UPDATE: school buses collided (rear ended) Glenn Rd & Falls Rd, EMS evaluating 17 students, at least 3 transported minor injuries - @fox5newsdc

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Washington, DC

#BreakingNews D.C. Police officers say they have "no confidence" in Chief Cathy Lanier, poll results show: http://t.co/SviqPbdaJH - @ABC7News

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Pakistan

President Obama invites Pakistan Prime Minister Sharif to visit White House in October, National Security Adviser Susan Rice says - @Reuters

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Washington, DC

#Breaking #MPD Triple shooting on B St SE, w/ 2 homicides & 1 non-life threatening http://t.co/TPAF6wDoQ3 http://t.co/OgClFBKgXH - @ABC7News

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Washington, DC

Police have reported four separate shootings in Washington, DC; details on each still unknown - @ABC7News

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Barack Obama

White House says President Barack Obama has been briefed on preparation for Tropical Storm Erika - @Reuters

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Francis I

Photo: Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception in Washington, DC undergoes last-minute repairs ahead of Pope Francis' visit in Sept. - @PatrickTerpstra

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crime & courts

Appeals court finds federal law banning protests on Supreme Court plaza does not violate 1st Amendment - @Reuters

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Giant panda Mei Xiang gives birth at National Zoo, 2015

Washington's National Zoo announces surviving panda cub is male son of Tian Tian, who also fathered Mei Xiang's other cubs, and not Chinese panda - @NationalZoo

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Colombia-Venezuela border closure

Mayor of Cucuta, Colombia, says he will head to Washington, DC on Tuesday to file a human rights complaint against president of Venezuela over deportations - @DonamarisRPL

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Giant panda Mei Xiang gives birth at National Zoo, 2015

National Zoo in DC says necropsy on panda cub shows it was a male and likely died of 'aspiration pneumonia' (lung inflammation) - @MikeConneen

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Washington, DC

#BREAKING: @DCPoliceDept reports a call for shots fired in 5000 block of Eastern Ave. NE. Adult man struck but is conscious, breathing. - @ABC7News

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