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AT&T To Award $1 Million To Urban Alliance To Support Students’ Success After High School

November 30, 2018

AT&T Aspire today awarded $1 million to Urban Alliance  to prepare students for success after high school graduation in a rapidly evolving technical landscape. The award was announced during a special event and panel discussion on youth workforce development with local civic, business, and academic leaders at Wakefield High School.

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Marriott Announces Starwood Guest Reservation Database Security Incident

November 30, 2018

Marriott has taken measures to investigate and address a data security incident involving the Starwood guest reservation database. On Nov. 19, 2018, the investigation determined that there was unauthorized access to the database, which contained guest information relating to reservations at Starwood properties on or before Sept. 10, 2018.

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Statement Of U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner On Guilty Plea Of Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen

November 29, 2018

U.S. Senator Mark R. Warner (D-VA), Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, issued a statement on Trump lawyer Michael Cohen's guilty plea on charges of lying to the Intelligence Committee and other Congressional investigators about his involvement in the Trump Tower Moscow project during the 2016 election.

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Special Counsel’s Office: U.S. v. Michael Cohen

November 29, 2018

Michael Cohen of New York, New York, pleaded guilty on Nov. 29, 2018, to making false statements to the U.S. Congress in violation of 18 U.S.C. 1001 (a)(2).

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Home Of The Future Takes First Place At International Competition

November 28, 2018

The lone American team earned a first-place victory over 14 other selected teams and more than 60 total entrants of the 2018 Solar Decathlon Middle East, a competition launched by the United States Department of Energy and the United Arab Emirates’ Dubai Electricity & Water Authority.

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ACPS Enrollment Up From Fall, 2017; Down From June, 2018

November 28, 2018

There are 15,737 students enrolled in Alexandria City Public Schools as of Oct. 31, according to data presented to the Alexandria City School Board at the Nov. 8, meeting. This is up from the 15,493 in the fall of 2017 and down from the 15,781 students who finished the 2017-2018 school year in June. This year’s ACPS per pupil cost is $17,193, up from $17,001 last year.

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Greater Washington Partnership Releases Blueprint For Regional Mobility

November 27, 2018

The Greater Washington Partnership yesterday unveiled the Blueprint For Regional Mobility, the first ever CEO-driven comprehensive strategy that binds the Capital Region and better connects residents in Baltimore, Washington and Richmond to opportunity.

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FDA Statement On Romaine Lettuce E. coli O157:H7 Outbreak Investigation

November 27, 2018

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration, along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and state authorities, continues to investigate a multistate outbreak of E. coli O157:H7 infections associated with consumption of romaine lettuce in the U.S. The investigation suggests that romaine lettuce associated with the outbreak comes from areas of California that grow romaine lettuce over the summer months, and that the outbreak appears to be related to “end of season” romaine lettuce harvested from these areas. The involved areas include the Central Coast growing regions of central and northern California.

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Record High Spending Of Estimated $17.8 Billion On Small Business Saturday® 2018

November 26, 2018

The ninth annual Small Business Saturday, held on Nov. 24, 2018, kicked off the holiday shopping season for consumers and small, independently owned businesses with record levels of reported spending, an estimated $17.8 billion. Communities across the U.S. and Puerto Rico – including Alexandria, Virginia – celebrated this Small Business Saturday with special events and activities.

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U.S. Global Change Research Program Releases Fourth National Climate Assessment

November 26, 2018

A new federal report finds that climate change is affecting the natural environment, agriculture, energy production and use, land and water resources, transportation, and human health and welfare across the United States and its territories. Volume II of the Fourth National Climate Assessment was released Nov. 23 by the U.S. Global Change Research Program.

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