The Democratic contest appears far less certain than it did a few months ago as party leaders voice doubts.
His surge tightens the field in the state whose caucuses kick off the 2016 race for the Democratic nomination.
Shannon Miles has been charged with capital murder after the “execution-style killing” in a Houston suburb.
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The Williams family fled to rural Nebraska for the promise of a fresh start. Now they're in need of rescue again.
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During a 31-13 preseason win in Baltimore, Washington’s quarterbacks made the most of their chances to replace Robert Griffin III.
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COLUMN | The Redskins need someone to control the message. Jay Gruden is the best candidate.
Private-sector and civic leaders urge governments to craft a plan to cope with historic budget cutbacks.
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Thousands of young adults have flooded into the suburb in the past seven years, changing its look.
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As of Friday, the city's homicide numbers stood at 105. Police patrols will be stepped up for the rest of 2015.
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A map tracks homicides in the District and its suburbs since 2000.
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The right-hander threw seven strong innings in the 5-1 win, and the Nationals now trail the Mets by 5½ games.
Vester Flanagan’s suicide manifesto blamed a series of tormentors, but former supervisors said he was self-absorbed and prone to intense overreactions.
An I-395 bridge in Arlington has been named for Jacqueline Vernon, who was killed on the highway in 1988.
Attention is fixed on Syrian refugees swarming into Europe, but they’re only a fraction of the 4 million who have fled into Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey and Iraq.
There's a lot of disagreement about some proposals and gun ownership itself, but when it comes to a few particular areas, polls show Americans are strongly in favor of adding new policies and restrictions.
The Triple Crown champion finished second in the $1.6 million Travers Stakes before a stunned crowd Saturday at Saratoga Race Course.
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The American tennis star was shaky at the three previous majors this year, but she still won them all.
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Millions of first-time investors were drawn into China’s stock frenzy until the boom turned into a bust.
Police said a man in his 60s tumbled at Turner Field during a game against the New York Yankees.
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Five ways you can put your financial house in order.
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