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A man uses a snowmobile to travel along a street before dawn during a winter snowstorm Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Boston. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

A sman rides a snowmobile in downtown Boston.

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Miss Colombia crowned Miss Universe

The win by 22-year-old Paulina Vega keeps the title in the hands of another Latina — reigning Gabriela Isler is from Venezuela.

Where do banned TSA items go? Look to Pennsylvania.

No, officers don’t keep anything. These brass knuckles, knives and more make their way to a surplus store.

Day in photos

Snowmobiling through Boston, Steven Spielberg attends Auschwitz remembrance, cockroach Valentine and more.

In Fairwood, dreams of black wealth were dashed by housing crisis

The wealthiest black neighborhood in the nation’s wealthiest black county bore the brunt of the foreclosure wave.

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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.

Eight month old Afiniki lost her left arm in a Boko Haram attack on the Christian village of Chakawa in Jos, Nigeria, January 26th, 2014. (Andy Spyra/Laif/Redux)

A haunting look at Boko Haram’s reign of terror in nothern Nigeria

Andy Spyra revisited Nigeria in 2014 and took a deeper dive into Boko Haram’s physical and emotional impact across the region.

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In Fairwood, dreams of black wealth were dashed by housing crisis

The wealthiest black neighborhood in the nation’s wealthiest black county bore the brunt of the foreclosure wave.

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    Animal views

    Fun and fascinating creatures around the world.

    (Matt McClain / The Washington Post)

    Gay couple’s wedding brings joy after anxiety

    Kathryn Frazier and Tracy Curtis wondered if anyone would come to their wedding in red Oklahoma. Sixty people did.

    (Rich Lipski)

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