Putin likens Ukraine troops to Nazi invaders

The Russian president praised separatists, as the Ukrainian government raised the prospect of joining NATO.

McDONNELL TRIAL 

The New Orleans home of Landrieu's parents. (Philip Rucker/Post)

She lives in a $2.5 million brick manse on Capitol Hill. But she is registered to vote at a large New Orleans bungalow where her parents live.

He’s a famous surgeon. So why’s he toying with a longshot 2016 bid?

He’s a famous surgeon. So why’s he toying with a longshot 2016 bid?

Ben Carson has been in Iowa, courting conservatives, raising money and sharing his life story.

Ebola’s deadliest outbreak spreads
as Senegal confirms its first case

Ebola’s deadliest outbreak spreads<br> as Senegal confirms its first case

The news brings the number of countries impacted by the outbreak up to five.

‘The audacity of taupe’: A nation distracted by the president’s tan suit

‘The audacity of taupe’: A nation distracted by the president’s tan suit

THE FIX | While Obama talked about Ukraine and the Islamic State, Twitter freaked out about his attire.

Chelsea Clinton leaves NBC News

Chelsea Clinton leaves NBC News

The move follows revelations on her salary, plus her pivot toward work at the Clinton Foundation.

Local

Military pilot found dead after F-15
crash in remote area of Va. mountains

Military pilot found dead after F-15 <br>crash in remote area of Va. mountains

The pilot, who was with the Mass. National Guard, was on his way to a base in the New Orleans area.

Sports

Redskins win preseason finale, 24-10

Redskins win preseason finale, 24-10

Colt McCoy throws for 321 yards and Washington’s running backs impress in final game before roster cuts.

Lifestyle

What was fake on the Internet this week: Date-rape nail polish, ‘two moons’ and the return of ‘Breaking Bad’

What was fake on the Internet this week: Date-rape nail polish, ‘two moons’ and the return of ‘Breaking Bad’

The 26th installment in a weekly series that debunks the Web’s hoaxes, rumors and exaggerations.

Arts

Elmore Leonard muscles his way into Library of America series

Elmore Leonard muscles his way into Library of America series

The master of the American crime novel will have his work collected in three volumes.

Business

Bad news: Wages are down for pretty much everyone

Bad news: Wages are down for pretty much everyone

Most workers saw pay decline over the past year. And the only workers breaking even since before recession are those with college degrees.

Federal Government

A VA employee, a crack house, and a lengthy firing process

FEDERAL EYE | A VA employee is still on the payroll more than a year after allegedly helping a patient purchase illegal drugs.

Diversions