Congress rolls back a post-9/11 spy program

The USA Freedom Act, which Obama signed into law Tuesday, will end the NSA’s bulk collection of phone data after a six-month transition period.

South Korea quarantines 1,300 in race against MERS

The outbreak, which has killed two and infected at least 28 others, is the largest outside Saudi Arabia, where MERS began three years ago.

Jennings wrote"Foul!: The Secret World of FIFA". (Reuters)

How a curmudgeonly reporter exposed the FIFA scandal that toppled Blatter

For the past 15 years, while other journalists were ball-watching, 71-year-old Andrew Jennings was digging into the dirty deals underpinning the world’s most popular game.

    Former Republican Chafee expected to enter Democratic presidential race

    Former Republican Chafee expected to enter Democratic presidential race

    He would be the fourth Democrat in the race, and the first to directly attack Clinton over her Iraq war vote.

    The controversy after Caitlyn Jenner was named an ESPY award recipient

    The controversy after Caitlyn Jenner was named an ESPY award recipient

    Some people were outraged that vet Noah Galloway wasn’t picked, but was he even in the running?

    How much money ‘1 percenters’ make in 25 countries around the world

    How much money ‘1 percenters’ make in 25 countries around the world

    WONKBLOG | The surprising differences in what “rich” looks like in different countries.

    Where’s good eatery to break up with my girlfriend? Nothing too expensive.

    Where’s good eatery to break up with my girlfriend? Nothing too expensive.

    Q&A TRANSCRIPT | The Post’s dining critic weighed in on your questions about eating out in D.C.

    A map of which country each state would be, based on its economic heft

    A map of which country each state would be, based on its economic heft

    WONKBLOG | California’s economy is as big as Brazil’s. Here’s what countries line up with other states.

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    The foundation woos the world’s most powerful to help the powerless, but what makes it work for Bill Clinton has proved troublesome for Hillary Clinton’s campaign.

    Politics

    Can we please stop acting like campaign finance is a major voting issue?

    Can we please stop acting like campaign finance is a major voting issue?

    THE FIX | Outside of committed campaign finance reform advocates -- a single-digit percentage of the overall population -- getting big money out of politics simply isn’t a voting priority.

    Local

    Two dead in rowhouse fire near Dupont Circle in Northwest D.C.

    Two dead in rowhouse fire near Dupont Circle in Northwest D.C.

    The two-alarm fire broke out at a rowhouse around 2:30 a.m. Five others were injured.

    Business

    Working 9-to-5 becoming a less popular way to make a living

    Working 9-to-5 becoming a less popular way to make a living

    If you want an income, or you’re an employer looking for help, it may be time to scrap the idea of the traditional 9-to-5 arrangement.

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