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Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl Chumley is a continuous news writer for The Washington Times. Previously, she was part of the start-up team for The Washington Times' digital aggregation product, Times247. She's also a 2008-2009 Robert Novak journalism fellow with The Phillips Foundation. She can be reached at

Articles by Cheryl K. Chumley

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton appears at a get-out-the-vote rally in support for Democratic Sen. Al Franken and Minnesota Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton at Macalester College in St. Paul, Minn., Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

Hillary Clinton shifts to shed pro-Wall Street reputation

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton took yet another subtle step toward the White House in 2016 by swiping at the very thing those in the progressive camp of her party accuse her of cozying up to — Wall Street. Published October 24, 2014

Donald J. Trump speaks before participating in a groundbreaking ceremony for the Trump International Hotel, a $200 million redevelopment of the iconic Old Post Office building on Pennsylvania Ave., Washington, D.C., Wednesday, July 23, 2014. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Donald Trump tweets of Obama's Ebola fail: 'Resign!'

Donald Trump, billionaire businessman and frequent political pundit, went on a Twitter rant about President Obama's failure to properly address the growing Ebola threat, ultimately calling on the White House head to step down from office. Published October 24, 2014

University of North Carolina President Tom Ross, left, and  Chancellor Carol Folt talk during a special joint meeting of the University of North Carolina Board of Governors and the UNC-Chapel Hill Board of Trustees in Chapel Hill, N.C., Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014. The board gathered to discuss the results of an independent investigation of past academic irregularities. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome)

UNC rocked by massive, decades-long cheating scandal

The University of North Carolina campus is in shock, rocked by a massive cheating scandal that apparently involved thousands of student-athletes and spanned almost two decades. Published October 23, 2014

In this June 16, 2014, file photo, demonstrators chant pro-Islamic State group slogans as they carry the group's flags in front of the provincial government headquarters in Mosul, 225 miles (360 kilometers) northwest of Baghdad. (AP Photo, File)

Syrian woman accused of adultery is stoned to death by her father

A Syrian woman who was accused of committing adultery was captured on video pleading with her father to forgive her — and he finally did, but then joined with Islamic State terrorists to stone her to death, a video revealed. Published October 23, 2014

Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington in this June 4, 2014, file photo. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)

John McCain: Pentagon press secretary is an 'idiot'

Sen. John McCain said the Pentagon press secretary was hardly forthcoming or clear with his recent assessment of the U.S.-led air assault against the Islamic State — and in fact sounded rather idiotic. Published October 23, 2014