Sen. Menendez indicted in corruption case

Robert Menendez (D-N.J.) faces charges for what prosecutors believe was improper use of his office to help a Florida eye doctor who was also a longtime friend and campaign contributor.

Hoosiers fear bad publicity will drive tourists away

The national uproar over Indiana’s religious freedom act has some Indianapolis businesses worried that it will harm the city’s economy.

California has been dealing with a drought for years. (AP)

California governor orders state’s first-ever mandatory water cutbacks

Cities and towns must cut water use by 25 percent in response to a years-long drought that officials fear will worsen this summer.

Multiple former teachers, educators guilty in Atlanta school cheating trial

Multiple former teachers, educators guilty in Atlanta school cheating trial

A jury found 11 former educators guilty of conspiring to change test scores in the widespread scandal.

Why Obama chose Iran talks to take one of biggest risks of his presidency

Why Obama chose Iran talks to take one of biggest risks of his presidency

The president kept negotiations moving despite second guessing from Democrats and foreign allies.

Obama says the health law helped prevent 50,000 deaths. Is that true?

Obama says the health law helped prevent 50,000 deaths. Is that true?

FACT CHECKER | The numbers might seem large, but the research seems solid, experts said.

Ahead of planned wave of strikes, McDonald’s pledges to raise wages

Ahead of planned wave of strikes, McDonald’s pledges to raise wages

Eighty percent of locations would be exempt, but the move will still cover roughly 90,000 workers.

Beijing’s ‘great wall of sand’ in
South China Sea alarms U.S. Navy

Beijing’s ‘great wall of sand’ in <br>South China Sea alarms U.S. Navy

Construction on reefs and rocks is raising concerns about a possible confrontation with its neighbors.

The Darcars family drama: Cut out of the auto business, a daughter sues

The Darcars family drama: Cut out of the auto business, a daughter sues

Tammy Darvish was devoted to building her father’s dealerships for 30 years. Then, she was blindsided.

Woman charged with murder
in stabbing of D.C. lawyer at hotel

Woman charged with murder <br>in stabbing of D.C. lawyer at hotel

The suspected motive in David Messerschmitt’s killing is robbery, two law enforcement officials said.

Meet the most fascinating part
of the F-35: The $400,000 helmet

Meet the most fascinating part <br> of the F-35: The $400,000 helmet

CHECKPOINT | The helmet lets the pilot see through the plane while the visor displays vital information.

The poor are treated like criminals everywhere, even at the grocery store

The poor are treated like criminals everywhere, even at the grocery store

POSTEVERYTHING | A mom who relied on government aid calls bills limiting food choices an indignity.

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Woman charged with murder
in stabbing of D.C. lawyer at hotel

Woman charged with murder <br>in stabbing of D.C. lawyer at hotel

The suspected motive in David Messerschmitt’s killing is robbery, two law enforcement officials said.

Sports

Final three road games represent ‘a real big trip’ for the Capitals

Final three road games represent ‘a real big trip’ for the Capitals

CAPS INSIDER | With any type of win against Montreal and a regulation win over Ottawa, the Capitals would punch their playoff ticket.

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