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Austrian authorities raised the count of bodies found in an abandoned truck even as corpses were being plucked from the sea off the coast of Libya after a boat sank, killing as many as 200. 
Harry Devert in the Himalayas. (Courtesy of Ann Devert)
A year and a half after his disappearance, Mexican authorities have charged an alleged gang leader with his death. But those closest to Devert are not convinced.
A young man was chased by two others onto the firetruck, where they fought, police said.
The zoo used DNA tests to determine sex and figure out which male sired the cubs.
“I made my decisions, and I am prepared to bear their fullest consequences,” he told the court.
Robert Griffin III wasn't the first to note that he just works for the team.
Yunel Escobar reacts after being drilled in his right hand. (Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post)
Michael A. Taylor and Yunel Escobar both left the game with injuries and Denard Span was placed on the disabled list.
Part of the busy roadway was closed during the rush hour commute.
Silver Spring and a site near Howard University are also contenders for the facility.
The items police found in Vester L. Flanagan II’s rental car hint that he considered remaining on the run.
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In a letter to Congress, the women’s health organization goes on the offense against a group that mounted an undercover sting.
Earlier today, Erika lashed Puerto Rico with wind and rain that killed at least four people.
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Even the Department of Veterans Affairs lost a little more than a quarter of its veterans within two years.
Lose the low-delegate, high-profile contests — and win where it matters most to the bottom line.
TEN YEARS AFTER KATRINA
ESSAY | The storm's name has become a popular political stand-in for a major failing. The original stands alone.
The remains of a home in the Lower Ninth Ward. (Ricky Carioti/The Post)
Did the Times-Picayune’s three-day-a-week print schedule work or did it weaken the paper?
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