Europe’s appetite for U.S. wood fuels controversy

American pellet mills are helping European nations meet mandates to cut coal use, but critics say the switch to wood could create more carbon pollution and endanger U.S. wildlife habitats.

Cancer trial to target tumors by mutations, not location

For patients, the National Cancer Institute’s new study and strategy means access to experimental drugs that may be more effective and available sooner.

A person is rescued from the Yangtze River in Hubei Province. (AP)

Hundreds remain missing after
ship sinks into China’s Yangtze River

Crew members said the vessel carrying more than 400 passengers, many of them tourists, got caught in a cyclone.

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Photo illustration from Washington Post

Photo illustration from Washington Post

How Caitlyn Jenner won Bruce Jenner's Olympic medals

History is already being rewritten.

ISIS launches surprise offensive that could reshape battlefield in Syria

ISIS launches surprise offensive that could reshape battlefield in Syria

The assault opened a new front and underscored the militants’ capacity to catch its enemies off guard.

Poll shows Clinton continues to dominate, but her image is eroding

Poll shows Clinton continues to dominate, but her image is eroding

The Post-ABC News poll shows Clinton on top for Democrats. No front-runner has emerged for GOP.

Video shows assistant pastor pushing trooper before fatal shooting in Okla.

Video shows assistant pastor pushing trooper before fatal shooting in Okla.

What was supposed to be a roadside rescue quickly escalated into a fatal altercation.

After years of also-ran status, ABC takes a soft path to nightly news’ top

After years of also-ran status, ABC takes a soft path to nightly news’ top

Lighter fare, a pace for the digital age and some Brian Williams fallout boost “World News Tonight.”

Bruce no more, Jenner reveals her new self on the cover of Vanity Fair

Bruce no more, Jenner reveals her new self on the cover of Vanity Fair

“Call me Caitlyn”: The former Olympian and reality TV dad expressed relief in an interview.

As Redskins remove more seats, for some fans, it’s ‘more fun’ to stay home

As Redskins remove more seats, for some fans, it’s ‘more fun’ to stay home

The trend toward smaller NFL stadiums reflects a changing market — and the team’s poor recent play.

Every town has a sad imitation
of Coachella. Sweetlife is ours.

Every town has a sad imitation <br>of Coachella. Sweetlife is ours.

ESSAY | What happens at a music festival that doesn’t ask you to think about anything at all?

Politics

Frustration as Paul refuses to accelerate NSA votes

Frustration as Paul refuses to accelerate NSA votes

With Patriot Act expired, White House and Republicans criticize senator’s tactics as political posturing.

Local

Prosecutor: Rockville victim stabbed 42 times

Prosecutor: Rockville victim stabbed 42 times

The man accused of killing Dick Vilardo, 65, and wife Jody, 67, was ordered held without bond Monday.

Sports

Nationals-Blue Jays game postponed; split doubleheader Tuesday

Nationals-Blue Jays game postponed; split doubleheader Tuesday

NATIONALS JOURNAL | The first game on Tuesday will be at 1 p.m. and the second game at 7 p.m.

Technology

Microsoft’s all-new Windows 10 debuts on July 29

Microsoft’s all-new Windows 10 debuts on July 29

The new operating system will be available for free to most existing Windows users -- and ditches Internet Explorer.

Business

Why conservatives are able to pass such harsh restrictions on the poor

Why conservatives are able to pass such harsh restrictions on the poor

WONKBLOG | If you were disturbed by recent proposals to limit what the poor can eat or do with their money, you weren’t alone.

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