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Man sentenced in bomb threat outside White House

A man has been sentenced to time served for parking his truck outside the White House and falsely saying that it contained a bomb.


White House backs use of body cameras by police

Requiring police officers to wear body cameras is one potential solution for bridging deep mistrust between law enforcement and the public, the White House said, weighing in on a national debate sparked by the shooting of an unarmed black man last month in Ferguson, Missouri.


Man sentenced to time served after threat of vehicle bomb near White House

Krzysztof Wasik, 45, parked his truck near the White House in April 2013 and said there was a bomb inside.


NFL hires ex-White House official for policy job

The NFL has hired a former White House official to help the league with legislative initiatives and work with teams on local and state issues.

&pizza’s K Street restaurant opens Wednesday

The fast-casual pizza chain will open its sixth location.


Hispanic, black groups concerned about low voter turnout ahead of midterm elections

(J. Scott Applewhite / AP)

Caucuses urging Congress, Obama to act on immigration legislation ahead of the election.


Senators ask Obama to name highway safety chief

Two senators are calling on the White House to hire a permanent chief of the agency that keeps the nation’s roadways safe.


O’Malley headed to London to talk politics, governing at a pair of think tanks

(Ricky Carioti / The Washington Post)

Maryland’s governor is booked to appear Wednesday and Thursday at a pair of think tanks.


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