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A top European law enforcement official said the hunt is on for the ringleaders of the sophisticated human smuggling network.
The sheriff's office said that Shannon J. Miles has been charged with capital murder in the "execution-style killing" of a deputy in a Houston suburb Friday night.
At a DNC meeting, Martin O’Malley described debate rules as “rigged,” and Sen. Bernie Sanders urged the rejection of the political status quo.
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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.
Vester Flanagan's suicide manifesto blamed a series of tormentors, but former supervisors said he was self-absorbed and prone to intense overreactions.
Private-sector and civic leaders urge governments to craft a plan to cope with historic budget cutbacks.
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The RGIII saga takes another baffling turn, after yet another troubling week in Ashburn.
The left tackle, a three-time Pro Bowler, announced the deal on Twitter.
Thousands of young adults have flooded into the suburb in the past seven years, changing its look.
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In a lawsuit over solitary confinement, the state revealed its prisoners slated to die have been given more rec time and visitation privileges.
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As of Friday, the city's homicide numbers stood at 105. Patrols are stepped up with four months left on the year.
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An updated map tracks homicides in the District and its suburbs since 2000.
  • Jan 1, 1970
Police say Kassahun Abebe Edo had just attended a friend's wedding when he stopped to watch a street fight and was attacked without provocation.
Johnny J. Phelps, 51, of Newburg, died at the scene of the crash Thursday night.
HOUSE OF THE WEEK
A 1967 rambler was rebuilt into a contemporary home that overlooks parkland and Difficult Run stream.
Rallies that began over a garbage crisis have grown into a movement demanding reforms and parliamentary elections.
10 YEARS AFTER KATRINA
At neighborhoods that suffered the worst 10 years ago, FEMA's search codes quickly told the story of homes inspected and whether people were found inside.
(Linda Davidson/Post)
A man with a fake Turkish passport and bomb-making materials is held in connection with the deadly incident two weeks ago.
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Some of the greatest research minds focused on the information paradox but produced nothing definitive.
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