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People belonging to historical groups dressed as ancient Romans march to mark the anniversary of the legendary foundation of the eternal city in 753 BC, on April 19, 2015 in Rome.   AFP PHOTO / FILIPPO MONTEFORTEFILIPPO MONTEFORTE/AFP/Getty Images

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Lucious Lyon’s ‘Empire’ mansion is on the market

The 20,000-square-foot house where the show was filmed is for sale at $13M.

Semi crashes in Seattle, releasing 14 million bees

Traffic was tied up for hours north of the city as a truck carrying the insect pollinators to a blueberry farm overturned.

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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.

Children who make a living in the toxic world of discarded electronics

From Accra, Ghana, to China, photographer Valentino Bellini documents the worlds mountains of e-waste.

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Tension in a Washington town

Gerry Pickens was Orting’s first black policeman, but he wasn’t on the force long. He says he was set up to fail.

(Ali Arkady/VII / For The Washington Post)

Iraqis unearth mass graves in Tikrit

The bodies are evidence of a massacre carried out by Islamic State militants in June 2014.

(Yana Paskova / For The Washington Post)

War’s invisible wounds scar children, too

“Secondary PTSD” is a common diagnosis for the sons and daughters of veterans who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.

(Andre Penner / AP)

News photos of the week

Polar bears debut in Brazil aquarium, cherry blossoms peak in Washington and more photos of the week’s news.

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After Lincoln’s death, a grand funeral, and a trial

April 14 marks the 150th anniversary of the president’s assassination by John Wilkes Booth at Ford’s Theatre in D.C.

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