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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

Snow plows clear M St. in Northwest Washington, D.C., on Thursday, February 13, 2014. (Lloyd Villas/The Washington Times).

Cold makes a comeback: 60% chance of snow expected Wednesday

So much for spring-like temperatures. This week will see a return to colder weather, and it's only going to get colder as the days go by. There is a 60 percent chance of a snow-rain mix expected to hit the Northern Virginia-Washington, D.C., region on Wednesday, forecasters say. Published February 24, 2014

The Chevy Cobalt is on the assembly line at the Lordstown Assembly Plant in Lordstown, Ohio. (Associated Press)

GM accused of delaying recall on cars that killed 6

General Motors is accused by a Georgia attorney of knowingly delaying a recall of two model vehicles that had defects which ultimately led to the deaths of at least six people. Published February 21, 2014

From left: Host Jimmy Fallon, actor Will Ferrell, first lady Michelle Obama during the "Ew" skit on Thursday Feb. 20, 2014 during comedian Fallon's inaugural week as the new "Tonight Show" host. (AP Photo/NBC, Lloyd Bishop)

Michelle Obama pushes 'Let's Move' on late night with Jimmy Fallon

First lady Michelle Obama appeared on the "Tonight Show" with Jimmy Fallon for a quick comedy sketch with Will Ferrell, to dish on her near-driving age daughter -- and to solicit success stories for her signature "Let's Move" exercise and nutrition campaign. Published February 21, 2014

A ripped copy of Anne Frank's "Diary of a Young Girl" picture book is shown by Shinjuku City Library Director Kotaro Fujimaki at the library in Tokyo Friday, Feb. 21, 2014. (AP Photo/Koji Ueda)

265 Anne Frank books vandalized in Toyko libraries

Two-hundred and sixty-five copies of the "Diary of a Young Girl," written by Anne Frank during her hideaway Holocaust years, have been vandalized in Tokyo libraries in the last few weeks. Published February 21, 2014

** FILE ** In this Jan. 19, 1978 file photo, President Jimmy Carter gestures as he delivers his State of the Union Address on Capitol Hill in Washington. (AP Photo, File)

Oliver North: Obama is 'Jimmy Carter on steroids'

Oliver North said on a Wednesday national broadcast that if anyone was happy that President Obama won a second term, it's former President Jimmy Carter — and maybe Russian President Vladimir Putin. Published February 20, 2014