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Hopkins buys Newseum building to consolidate DC operations

The Newseum building in Washington. (Maria Bryk/Newseum)

Johns Hopkins University plans to purchase the Newseum building in Washington to consolidate the university’s operations in the city. Hopkins will purchase the building on Pennsylvania Avenue from the Freedom Forum for $372.5 million, pending regulatory approval. The transaction was ...

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Newseum CEO departs amid fundraising struggles

Newseum Chief Executive Officer James Duff announced plans to return to his previous post as chief administrative officer of the U.S. Courts under an appointment by Chief Justice John Roberts. When the chief justice calls, "it's hard to say no," he said. Duff had led the Newseum since 2011. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)

The chief executive of the Newseum and its parent organization the Freedom Forum is resigning from the museum of journalism and the First Amendment after three years at the helm of an institution struggling to cover its costs.

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O’Malley to hold discussion with McDonnell

WASHINGTON — Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley, who heads the Democratic Governors Association, will take part in a conference with Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, who heads the Republican Governors Association. The second annual State Solutions Conference is being sponsored by Politico ...

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