DHS scales back deportations in policy shift

The Obama administration has begun a profound shift in its enforcement of immigration laws, aiming to hasten the integration of long-term illegal immigrants into society rather than sending them home, according to documents and federal officials.

    ‘All clear’ given at Navy Yard after report of a shooter

    Authorities said there were no injuries, and officials found no evidence of a gunman after a tense morning in which police swarmed the area.

    Jay Austin has built his tiny house in D.C. (M. Morgan for The Post)

    Tiny house, big benefits: Freedom
    from a mortgage — and stuff

    Millennials whose college loans have put traditional houses out of reach and retiring baby boomers looking for minimal maintenance are fueling America’s love affair with miniature homes.

    4% unemployment might be
    the new 5% unemployment

    4% unemployment might be <br>the new 5% unemployment

    WONKBLOG | In other words, the current unemployment rate of 5.3 percent isn’t as good as it seems.

    Greek official vows to resign
    if voters back bailout plan

    Greek official vows to resign <br>if voters back bailout plan

    The finance minister’s pledge is a sign the government’s future is on the line in the Sunday referendum.

    Justice reaches $18.7 billion
    deal with BP over oil spill

    Justice reaches $18.7 billion <br>deal with BP over oil spill

    The agreement settles outstanding claims arising from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon incident.

    Why you should stop waving
    the rainbow flag on Facebook

    Why you should stop waving <br>the rainbow flag on Facebook

    POSTEVERYTHING | The flags celebrate a victory some people had no part in winning, one man says.

    ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ actor tweets photo of Dylann Roof after show is pulled

    ‘Dukes of Hazzard’ actor tweets photo of Dylann Roof after show is pulled

    John Schneider said the Confederate flag on the featured car in the show wasn’t a symbol of hate.

    ESPN’s Body Issue cover shows more of Bryce Harper than you needed

    ESPN’s Body Issue cover shows more of Bryce Harper than you needed

    SPORTS BOG | The Nationals’ star outfielder bares all, but he says his abs could be a little better.

    A renowned Virginia Indian tribe finally wins federal recognition

    A renowned Virginia Indian tribe finally wins federal recognition

    The Pamunkey, who claim Pocahontas as an ancestor, are the state’s first tribe to be recognized.

    Soldier, combat dog return from Iraq with PTSD, find support in each other

    Soldier, combat dog return from Iraq with PTSD, find support in each other

    The two were a phenomenal team in Iraq. Then the battle at home pulled them even closer.

    Party foul: Congress tones down boozy July 4 festivities in the Capitol

    Party foul: Congress tones down boozy July 4 festivities in the Capitol

    RELIABLE SOURCE | After police complained about drunken parties, lawmakers are scaling things back.

    Local

    July 4 driving tips: Brace yourself
    for 1 million travelers near D.C.

    July 4 driving tips: Brace yourself <br>for 1 million travelers near D.C.

    DR. GRIDLOCK | Whether you stay local or go long distances, don’t let these traffic obstacles spoil the fun.

    Sports

    NBA free agency updates: Paul Pierce, Dwyane Wade, Rajon Rondo

    NBA free agency updates: Paul Pierce, Dwyane Wade, Rajon Rondo

    The latest news, analysis and whispers as the NBA free agency period gets underway.

    Technology

    When to post things to Facebook if you want the most likes

    When to post things to Facebook if you want the most likes

    WONKBLOG | Data scientists have figured out the optimal time to post things to Facebook.

    Business

    In Puerto Rico, deepening doubt and confusion about what comes next

    In Puerto Rico, deepening doubt and confusion about what comes next

    Puerto Rico’s economic problems have plagued residents for years, driving an exodus from the island.

    Diversions