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Karen DeYoung and Adam Goldman
A video purported to show the death of James Foley in retaliation for strikes in Iraq. A second prisoner, also said to be American, was threatened in the video.
Paul Kane and Robert Costa
The attention on Jay Nixon comes weeks after he stoked rumors that he wants to be considered for the 2016 national ticket.
Coco Murray plays piano at her home in Chevy Chase. (Yue Wu/Post)
Before her death from a falling tree branch in a summer storm five years ago, Kelly Murray set up a camp to help girls become self-reliant. Now, her lessons are shaping her own girls’ lives.
As violence escalated in Gaza this summer, Instagram photos showed a drastic change in tone.
A Honduran family fleeing to the U.S. didn’t foresee the risk of their child being lost in the chaos.
Rosalind S. Helderman, Matt Zapotosky and Rachel Weiner
Robert McDonnell’s sister made the case that the couple’s marriage was more strained than their finances.
He was accused last week of abusing his office and trying to coerce an elected official to resign.
Kahn, whose record stood for a generation, learned to play squash barefoot in what is now Pakistan.
Leslie Hilburn Fabian
POSTEVERYTHING | Since David became Deborah full time, his wife says she’s now in love with
Bob McDonnell and Rick Perry cases are lessons on criminalizing political behavior.
“Pension smoothing” to fill the highway trust fund sounds good. Don’t be fooled.
Emily Badger and Zachary A. Goldfarb
WONKBLOG | The move shows how Uber is learning it needs firepower to conquer transportation markets.
Coming Sunday: Collapse then comebacks in Fremont, Calif.
Tension, tear gas as National Guard arrives in Ferguson
Quarterbacks on both sides struggle as Redskins squeak out win
RGIII shows weaknesses against Browns, concern for Nationals' Soriano
A shift of life in Gaza, seen through Instagram
Bringing the Affordable Care Act to Alaska Natives
Watch celebs take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
How to scam Medicare in 4 easy steps
House GOP candidates reach out to women in ads
In Ferguson, peaceful protests spill into chaos
(From left: Marah Majed Elwadia; Essam Reziq Alhanouti)
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The nation’s largest gun rights groups goes after a leading gun control activist.
A tense wait as deadline nears for vote audit to finish and new president to be named.
Angela Fritz and Jason Samenow
Torrential rains sweeping through the Phoenix area, have caused extensive flooding in the region.
POSTEVERYTHING | An LAPD officer explains the challenges of the job and the importance of cooperating with police.
Aaron C. Davis
The probe comes after intense scrutiny of Park Southern’s subpar conditions and troubled finances.
Relentless offense — and Stephen Strasburg’s strong outing — gave the team its 8th straight win.
For Malia Obama and other teenagers of the District, this rite of passage is a little bit scarier.
Viewed from atop the Washington Monument in October, artist’s rows of dirt will look like a person’s face.
Scores of horrifying images continued circulating, despite the social media company’s efforts.
Ylan Q. Mui
WONKBLOG | Community groups take their message to the elite economics conference in Jackson Hole, Wyo., this week.
Al Kamen and Colby Itkowitz
Despite financial woes, SeaWorld is still awash in political activity
Ilyce R. Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Consider buying a multi-family property to rent out or lease out current home.
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