Iowans who sought to draft Christie in 2011, back him again

...field full of relatively little known candidates. This time around Christie has more political baggage, like the George Washington Bridge scandal - and heavy competition. The primary race is packed with nationally known elected officials like...
Nation and World
United CEO Jeff Smisek steps down amid federal investigation

...resigned in March 2014, several months after the scandal surrounding politically motivated lane closures at the George Washington Bridge the previous September.Munoz was a United board member and chief operating officer at freight railroad CSX...
Nation and World
Visiting lecturer tracks 'gun frontier' through Southeast Alaska

...guns and ammunition in Juneau.But what was the first gun in Juneau? How about Southeast Alaska?On Tuesday, George Washington University professor David Silverman explained in a lecture at the Sealaska Heritage Institute that he's on a quest...
SHI to sponsor two lectures in August

...forced individualization and assimilation.On Tuesday, Aug. 11, Dr. David Silverman, a history professor from George Washington University who specializes in American Indian and Colonial American History, will present "The Sitka Tlingit and...
Trial begins in fight over control of oldest national synagogue

...he said.Monday's proceedings touched on documents stretching back hundreds of years, including a 1790 letter George Washington wrote to the Jewish community in Newport that is considered an important pledge of the new nation's commitment...
Regional News
My Turn: This national winner speaks Out Loud

...making 2015 the first year for Last Frontier to bring home the national prize.Ms. Ordaz took the stage at the George Washington University's Lisner Auditorium last Wednesday, April 29, and expertly recited two poems in the qualifying rounds...
Alaska's Maeva Ordaz wins National Poetry Out Loud Championship

...Loud competition, after winning the final round of the recitation contest Wednesday at the Lisner Auditorium at George Washington University in Washington, D.C. Ordaz was one of nine state champions who made it to the final round, out of...
Cops: Man fires BB gun at 11-year-old, said boy shot his son

...weapon, authorities said Monday.Albert Clark, 31, of McKeesport, approached the boy Sunday outside the former George Washington Elementary School and fired twice, police said. The boy fell to the ground, saying he couldn't breathe, and...
Not For Web
Sports On TV for Sunday, March 22

...LPGA, Founders Cup, final round, at PhoenixMEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL7 a.m., ESPN - NIT, second round, George Washington at Temple8 a.m., CBS - NCAA Tournament, Round of 32, Virginia vs. Michigan St., at Charlotte, N.C.10...
Sports On TV for Thursday, March 12.

...Oklahoma vs. Oklahoma State, at Kansas City, Mo.5:30 p.m., NBCSN - Atlantic 10 Conference, second round, George Washington vs. Duquesne-Saint Louis winner, at Brooklyn, N.Y.5:30 p.m., FS1 - Big East Conference, quarterfinal...


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