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Egypt announces joint Arab military force

Yemeni warplane fleet destroyed in raids, Saudis say

Analysts said the destruction of Yemeni rebels’ aircraft and air defenses during three days of strikes by Saudi-led coalition warplanes could pave the way for a potential land invasion.

    Co-pilot who crashed jet reported feeling pressured

    A former colleague recalled Andreas Lubitz’s despondency after quitting elite pilot training. He was also said to be receiving treatment for vision problems.

    Nicole Coomber walks home with her children. (Bill O'Leary/The Post)

    Spending time with your kids? Quality means more than quantity, study says

    It appears the sheer amount of time parents spend with their kids between the ages of 3 and 11 has virtually no relation to how they turn out — but that’s not to say that parent time isn’t important.

    In the hunt to be the 2016 GOP pick, top contenders agree on 1 thing: Guns

    In the hunt to be the 2016 GOP pick, top contenders agree on 1 thing: Guns

    Their near-unanimity on the Second Amendment underscores firearms' importance in today's conservatism.

    Homeowners in flood zones may soon be paying more for flood insurance

    Homeowners in flood zones may soon be paying more for flood insurance

    Congress ordered a rate increase, starting April 1, in an attempt to erase FEMA’s $24 billion flood debt.

    A year into Russian conflict, playing the blame game on Western sanctions

    A year into Russian conflict, playing the blame game on Western sanctions

    Russians blame their economic pain on the West, but the true source may be closer to home.

    Ni­ger­ian presidential vote is extended amid glitches and fears of violence

    Ni­ger­ian presidential vote is extended amid glitches and fears of violence

    Boko Haram insurgents pose a threat, as do voters who could erupt into protest if their candidate loses.

    Your mortgage company may not like it, but here’s your chance to sound off

    Your mortgage company may not like it, but here’s your chance to sound off

    COLUMN | The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is boosting the firepower of its complaint system.

    Are you sure you need those peanuts? Room service costs in 15 U.S. cities

    Are you sure you need those peanuts? Room service costs in 15 U.S. cities

    WONKBLOG | TripAdvisor says a package of peanuts will set you back $12.80 at your hotel room in Boston.

    Politics

    Cruz claims GOP leadership blocked his fundraising after shutdown

    Cruz claims GOP leadership blocked his fundraising after shutdown

    The GOP senator said the House Republican leadership had made it nearly impossible for him to get money from Super PACs after he filibustered the Affordable Care Act in 2013.

    Local

    In District neighborhood, a mixed
    view of marijuana legalization

    In District neighborhood, a mixed <br>view of marijuana legalization

    A majority of D.C. voters approved legalization. But on the city’s east side, residents are more ambivalent.

    Sports

    Maryland women handle Duke,
    advance to the Elite Eight

    Maryland women handle Duke, <br>advance to the Elite Eight

    Shatori Walker-Kimbrough has a game-high 24 points as the Terps vanquish ex-ACC rival Duke, 65-55.

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