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A look at the Washington area’s most expensive houses for sale

The properties, some with more than 10,000 square feet, range from $4.75 million to $12.7 million.

Library of Congress gets trove of Civil War photos

Texas grandmother and collector Robin Stanford has gathered rare stereo photos of war and slavery for 40 years.

Day in photos

Palm Sunday, the Grateful Dead’s Chevy, Lake Powell’s “bathtub rings” and more.

1 person fatally shot after car rams gate at NSA

Officers at the agency’s headquarters in Maryland fired on the two people in the vehicle. At least one other person was injured.

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The career of Washington Post photojournalist Michel du Cille

Michel du Cille died at 58 doing the work he loved. He was completely devoted to the story of Ebola, and he was determined to stay on the story despite its risks.

Batu, 19, left, and Azat, 26, drive around the Kurdish city of Diyarbakir. They identity as transgender, and Azat works as a transgender sex worker. They are both members of a Kurdish LGBT rights group called Hebun LGBT. (Bradley Secker) ONE TIME USE WITH 'Seeking home: The lives of gay and transgender asylum seekers of the Middle East' BLOG

Gay and transgender asylum seekers in the Middle East

LGBT men and women face fighting for equality in their home country or being forced into asylum by discrimination.


(Sarah L. Voisin / The Washington Post)

Past clashes with present for Cuban baseball

Havana seeks to preserve its beloved pastime as global market forces expand their reach.

(Steve Dipaola / Reuters)

Animal views

Oregon’s sea lions, pet care in Japan, a finless porpoise and more.

(Bill O'Leary / The Washington Post)

In new study, quality parenting trumps quantity

Do parents, especially mothers, spend enough time with their children?

(J.M. Eddins, Jr. / for The Washington Post)

Silver Spring hosts flip for Danish gymnasts

The performance team is welcomed with open arms during a stop that’s part of a 10-month world tour.

(Nam Y. Huh / AP)

Best news photos of the week

A look at some of our favorite images of the week.

(Rich Lipski)

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