Gunman killed 2 NYPD officers
as retribution

Hours before the shootings, the gunman declared his intention on Instagram to kill police officers as revenge for the police killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.

‘Next year in Cuba!’ finally sounds real for exiles

But the reactions to Obama’s decision to normalize relations suggest younger Cuban Americans lack their parents’ outrage toward the Castro regime.

Fans congratulate Robert Griffin III. (Jonathan Newton/Post)

  • Fans congratulate Robert Griffin III.
  • (Jonathan Newton/Post)
  • Redskins Forbath kicks winning field goal.
  • (Toni L. Sandys/Post)
  • Redskins' Breeland intercepts a pass.
  • (John McDonnell/Post)
  • Redskins' Griffin III is hit by Eagles' Curry.
  • (Jonathan Newton/Post)
  • Redskins' DeSean Jackson celebrates.
  • (Jonathan Newton/Post)
  • Redskins' Darrel Young scores.
  • (Jonathan Newton/Post)
  • Philadelphia's Riley Cooper scores.
  • (John McDonnell/Post)
  • Redskins' Kerrigan strips ball.
  • (Toni L. Sandys/Post)

Redskins snap 6-game losing streak

For once, the ball bounced Washington’s way, and the team fought past calamities to upset the Eagles in the final seconds, 27-24.

New strategy for New Jersey activists: Be yelled at by Gov. Chris Christie

New strategy for New Jersey activists: Be yelled at by Gov. Chris Christie

The activists hoped to steal the spotlight, but some say being yelled at by Christie changed their lives.

Obama drew a line on immigration.
It went straight through this family.

Obama drew a line on immigration. <br>It went straight through this family.

Marilu Morales’s husband, Javier, was deported 10 weeks before the White House’s policy change.

Obama faces hard choices — after a good December but bad midterms

Obama faces hard choices — after a good December but bad midterms

THE TAKE | The president has shrugged off more losses. And this time he’s grown more assertive.

Despite a struggling economy and international failures, Putin rides high

Despite a struggling economy and international failures, Putin rides high

Russians support their president as he confronts a West that is newly united against him.

NASA just e-mailed a wrench to space

NASA just e-mailed a wrench to space

Now that the space station has a 3-D printer, engineers on the ground can beam up designs for new tools.

Politics

Obama called on women only
at his news conference. Here’s why.

Obama called on women only <br>at his news conference. Here’s why.

THE FIX | It was a notable change of pace for the White House press corps, which is male-dominated.

Local

D.C. judge turns to matchmaking to
get woman to call 911 less frequently

D.C. judge turns to matchmaking to <br>get woman to call 911 less frequently

After she averaged 13 ambulance rides a month, the judge asked her friend to spend evenings with her.

Sports

Ovechkin’s stunner powers Caps

Ovechkin’s stunner powers Caps

The captain scores a highlight-reel goal as the Capitals dominate New Jersey, 4-0.

Business

Fixing the broken U.S. talent flow

Fixing the broken U.S. talent flow

PART 6 | An exceptional economy has been lost because Americans stopped doing exceptional work.

Federal Government

Obama gives federal workers a modest pay raise

Obama gives federal workers a modest pay raise

FEDERAL EYE | The 1% increase is small compared with those given in past presidential administrations.

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