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Missy Ryan and Erin Cunningham
After learning hard lessons rebuilding foreign militaries over the past dozen years, the strategy is to train a vanguard element within the larger army to take the offensive against Islamic State militants.
Sometime next year, more fliers will travel through Reagan than Dulles — an airport 14 times its neighbor’s size.
Capitol Hill police officers inspect the scene after Miriam Carey was killed. (AP)
She drove to D.C. from Connecticut with her baby daughter in the back seat. A U-turn at a White House checkpoint led to her being killed — and left a slew of unanswered questions.
A horse-drawn wagon hauled the White House Christmas tree up the driveway Friday morning.
Retailers now spread the deals out for weeks instead of just focusing their efforts on the one day sale.
NATO said it was tracking the four ships as they passed through the English Channel.
Karen Tumulty, Antonio Olivo, Rick Maese, Katie Zezima, Pamela Constable
Obama has touched off a new battle. What happens after he leaves?
Sally Jenkins and Rick Maese
“I was never told ‘No,’” a former lineman said of the drugs. “I could get ’em from whomever.”
The recriminations are natural but counterproductive.
A Virginia man didn’t want to spend Thanksgiving alone, and wound up creating a whole community.
The Yomiuri’s apology is part of a larger movement in Japan to recast its wartime history in a better light.
REVIEW | Premarital test-drives by Americans and foreigners make “90 Day Fiance” a reality TV gem.
Protesters target Black Friday sales in Ferguson
Christmas tree arrives at White House
Brazilian soccer star Pele being treated for infection
Austin police kill man suspected of firing at federal courthouse
New York shoppers kick off Black Friday
Mexico makes police overhaul pledge
Cricket mourns Australian player’s death
Pope in Turkey to meet with Muslim leaders
Major power outages in northern New England
U.S. troops in Germany have Thanksgiving feast
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Rosalind S. Helderman and Philip Rucker
For a $300,000 speech at UCLA, Clinton reps made many demands about the stage and green-room.
Salia died of Ebola last week after being transported to Omaha from Sierra Leone.
Why many undocumented immigrants will have a hard time proving they’ve meet standards set up by Obama’s immigration measure.
Benefiting from white privilege is automatic. Defending white privilege is a choice.
More than 10,000 workers’ names, Social Security numbers and birth dates were compromised.
Twenty-five years before teaming up in Washington, Paul Pierce and Andre Miller dominated a YMCA league.
A phenomenon poses an existential question: If a luxury bag is unwrapped in private, does its value decrease?
In her many books, P.D. James showed a gritty mastery of the crime genre and of human nature.
COLUMN | Hypocrisy and half-truths mar the discussion over the principle of equal treatment of content on the Internet.
This holiday season is poised to give retailers more reason for Christmas cheer than the holiday seasons of the recent past.
President Obama’s action may inspire greater effort to prey on those seeking legal status.
The 1794 home is one of the oldest residential buildings in Washington.
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