Stephanie McCrummen

ReporterWashington, D.C.

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Festac was called Little London. Now it is decaying, and residents are bracing for election-related violence.

  • Mar 3, 2015

The teacher was taken from a school compound by five armed men, probably for ransom, officials say.

  • Feb 24, 2015

With its most competitive election since 1999 stalled, Nigerians wonder if democracy will endure.

  • Feb 17, 2015

Kelvin Cook, 33, is one of thousands across the country moving from an adult care facility to life on his own, with all its complications.

  • Dec 27, 2014

Almost a year ago, Creigh Deeds’s mentally ill son attacked him with a knife before committing suicide. Now the Virginia state senator struggles with unending what-ifs.

  • Nov 1, 2014

Yale law professor Eugene Fidell said he met with the soldier last week and would be present when he is interviewed by Army.

  • Jul 16, 2014

His family wants to help but he can’t be involuntarily committed. They can only hope he gets better — or worse.

  • Jun 28, 2014

Initial investigation hasn’t found evidence of misconduct by former prisoner, Army officials say.

  • Jun 25, 2014

The former prisoner of the Haqqani network was flown to an Army hospital in Texas.

  • Jun 12, 2014

Bergdahl was discharged from Coast Guard for psychological reasons, friends say. Then he joined the Army.

  • Jun 11, 2014
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About
Stephanie McCrummen is a national reporter for The Washington Post. Before that, she was the paper’s East Africa bureau chief. She’s also written about the suburban housing boom and education reform, among other subjects. She joined the Post in December 2004 from Newsday in New York. She is originally from Birmingham, Alabama.
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