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This photo released by the Syrian official news agency SANA, shows bulldozers removing barriers from a road in the town of Harasta, east of the capital Damascus, Syria, Saturday, March. 24, 2018, where thousands of opposition fighters and members of their families are expected to use to head to northern Syria. The planned departure toward northern Syria comes a day after an agreement was reached between Faylaq al-Rahman and the Russians to evacuate the second of three pockets held by opposition fighters in eastern Ghouta. (SANA via AP)
Hundreds gather to leave second pocket in Syria's GhoutaSyrian state media is reporting that some 7,000 members of a rebel group and their relatives are getting ready to leave eastern Ghouta near the capital Damascus to opposition-held areas north of the country
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Flowers are placed at the main gate of the Police headquarter in Carcassonne on Saturday, March 24, 2018, following an attack on a supermarket in the south of France on Friday. A French police officer who offered himself up to an Islamic extremist gunman in exchange for a hostage died of his injuries, raising the death toll in the attack to four, and the officer was honored Saturday as a national hero of "exceptional courage and selflessness." (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)
'He fell a hero:" French praise policeman in hostage swapA French police officer who offered himself up to an Islamic extremist gunman in exchange for a hostage is being honored as a national hero of "exceptional courage and selflessness."
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Thousands of Africans protest Israeli deportation planThousands of African asylum seekers and their local supporters are protesting against an Israeli plan to deport them
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Kevin Kisner watches his chip on the seventh hole during round four at the Dell Technologies Match Play golf tournament, Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Austin, Texas. (AP Photo/Eric Gay)
Thomas nears No. 1 with another short round in Match PlayJustin Thomas keeps rolling at Match Play, easily advances to quarterfinals in Austin
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Edna Chavez of Manual Arts High, south of downtown Los Angeles, speaks during the "March for Our Lives" rally in support of gun control in Washington, Saturday, March 24, 2018. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
The Latest: Rubio says protesters must seek 'common ground'U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio said in a prepared statement Saturday that he supports demonstrators' rights to march at anti-gun rallies across the country, but called for activists to find common ground with opponents on gun control.
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Syrians queue for food at a distribution centre in the northwestern city of Afrin, Syria, during a Turkish government-organised media tour into northern Syria, Saturday, March 24, 2018. Turkey and allied Syrian opposition fighters captured the city of Afrin on Sunday, March 18, nearly two months after the launch of an operation to clear the area of Syrian Kurdish forces.(AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
Turkish army and allies in 'total control' of Syria's AfrinThe Turkish army and Syrian opposition fighters it backs have "total control" of the Kurdish enclave of Afrin in northern Syria
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Protesters fill a street during a march in favor of gun control Saturday, March 24, 2018, in Seattle. Summoned to action by student survivors of the Florida school shooting, hundreds of thousands of teenagers and their supporters rallied in the nation's capital and cities across America on Saturday to press for gun control.  (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
'Tired of being afraid': Hundreds of thousands decry gunsHundreds of thousands rally in Washington and cities across the U.S. to press for gun control
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Delta helps hundreds of students fly to DC for gun protestDelta Air Lines has donated three round-trip charter flights that allowed hundreds of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students to participate in the "March for Our Lives" protest against gun violence in Washington.
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Five-Star movement's Luigi Di Maio, right, and Roberto Fico smile during the vote to elect the new Low Chamber president, in Rome, Saturday, March 24, 2018. Italian lawmakers formally reconvened parliament on Friday without any accord in sight as to the formation of a new government following inconclusive March 4 elections. (Ettore Ferrari/ANSA via AP)
Italy elects parliament speakers, kicks off govt transitionItalian Premier Paolo Gentiloni formally resigned Saturday following the election of new parliament speakers, but was immediately asked by the president to stay on while the country's political factions jostle to try to form a new government
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  • Food truck driver found guilty on all counts stemming from crash that killed Ashburn mother

    A Loudoun County Circuit Court jury on Friday found Tony Steven Dane guilty of involuntary manslaughter after his food truck, Dane's Great American Hamburger, which operated out of a converted school bus, crashed into Erin Kaplan's Audi station wagon on Sept. Loudoun Times, Fri, Mar 23 2018 @ 09:28 PM
  • Food Truck Driver Convicted of Manslaughter for Va. Crash

    The food truck driver who crashed into a family's car in Northern Virginia last fall, killing a woman, has been found guilty on five counts, including involuntary manslaughter. Driving a red, converted school bus for his company Dane's Great American Hamburger, Dane ran a stop sign on Evergreen Mills Road in Leesburg, Virginia, about 4:50 p.m. Sept. NBC Washington, Fri, Mar 23 2018 @ 05:20 PM
  • Sterling man charged with assault on Loudoun deputies following altercation

    A Sterling man has been charged with two counts of felony assault on law enforcement, obstruction of justice, hindering arrest and petite larceny following an incident on North Sterling Boulevard Thursday afternoon, according to the Loudoun County Sheriff's Office. Loudoun Times, Fri, Mar 23 2018 @ 12:51 PM
  • Herndon man charged with two counts of first-degree murder following Aldie slaying

    A Herndon man has been charged with two counts of first degree murder in connection with the January 2018 double homicide of a mother and her adult son at their Aldie home. Loudoun Times, Thu, Mar 22 2018 @ 01:08 PM
  • Growth in Northern Virginia, decline in south

    The population is booming in Northern Virginia and shrinking in many rural localities in the southern and southwestern parts of the state, according to data released Thursday by the U.S Census Bureau. The population of the city of Falls Church grew 5.2 percent between July 1, 2016, and July 1, 2017, the data showed. Northern Virginia Daily, Fri, Mar 23 2018 @ 12:39 AM
  • Customs and Border Protection moving 3,700 jobs to Loudoun Co.

    The U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agency's Office of Information Technology headquarters will consolidate its operations to an office park near the Silver Line's future Ashburn Metro stop, bringing 3,700 jobs to Loudoun County, Virginia. The OIT has a 15-year lease for 445,000 square feet of Class-A office space at American Square at Quantum Park, at 22001 Loudoun County Parkway. WTOP-FM Washington, Thu, Mar 22 2018 @ 11:13 PM
  • 'Tip of the iceberg'

    Concerned parents of special education students meet once a week to share stories including the use of seclusion and restraint against their students, a breakdown of communication with teachers and county staff and IEP processes that are so difficult they require advocates or lawyers. Loudoun Times, Thu, Mar 22 2018 @ 08:15 PM
  • Rose McGowan's cocaine possession court case postponed by snowstorm

    Rose McGowan goes to court in the snow but her felony cocaine possession hearing is postponed due to the DC weather But the hearing was postponed after a snowstorm hit the Washington D.C. region making it impossible for two government witnesses to get to the court. It was rescheduled for May 3. Braving the storm: Rose McGowan turned up at a very snowy Loudoun County District Court in Leesburg, Virginia on Wednesday to answer charges of felony cocaine possession 'The state of Virginia is beautiful, and I'm always happy to visit it,' Rose, 44, told reporters as she strolled through the snow outside the court, according to the Washington Post . Daily Mail, Thu, Mar 22 2018 @ 12:26 AM
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