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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

Pro-democracy protesters flood the Central financial district in Hong Kong Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. Protesters expanded their rallies throughout Hong Kong on Monday, defying calls to disperse in a major pushback against Beijing's decision to limit democratic reforms in the Asian financial hub. (AP Photo/Wong Maye-E)

Hong Kong protesters go Ferguson style: 'Hands up, don't shoot'

The thousands who've amassed in the streets of Hong Kong to rally for democracy have taken up the chant of Ferguson, Missouri, residents, calling out to responding police, "Hands up, don't shoot," various media reported. Published September 30, 2014

This undated photo provided by U.S. Customs and Border Protection shows U.S. Border Patrol agent Brian A. Terry, who was fatally shot in 2010 north of the Arizona-Mexico border while trying to catch bandits who target illegal immigrants. (Associated Press/U.S. Customs and Border Protection) ** FILE **

Brian Terry's sister: Eric Holder's resignation no coincidence

Attorney General Eric Holder's announced resignation comes right after a judge ruled that the Department of Justice can't delay the release of certain "Fast and Furious" documents — and that's no coincidence, said the sister of killed border agent Brian Terry. Published September 30, 2014

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, top left, appears via video link from London as international human rights lawyer Laila Harre, bottom left, Robert Amsterdam, second left, journalist and author Glenn Greenwald, second right and projected top right, and Kim Dotcom, right, attend a political forum at a town hall in Auckland, New Zealand, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014. (AP Photo/New Zealand Herald, Brett Phibbs) ** FILE **

Julian Assange via hologram: Google is 'like a government'

Google is not a friendly social media publisher — it's instead more like a government, said WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, via a hologram appearance at the Nantucket Project Summit in Massachusetts. Published September 29, 2014