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A new video attributed to the Islamic State terrorist group purports to show the beheading of U.S. journalist Steven Sotloff, marking the second such execution in recent weeks.
Rosalind S. Helderman and Matt Zapotosky
The jury was instructed to use a broader definition of an “official act” when considering the charges.
North Korea likes to show off the Munsu water park in Pyongyang. (Post)
For the first time since 2008, a visitor to Pyongyang finds BMWs, Audis and glittering new luxury apartment towers.
Peter Hermann and Aaron Davis
But communication lapses between agencies are cited in the report on the missing girl feared dead.
The longtime partner of John Geer and his family, frustrated by a lack of information, want “to get answers.”
A consortium will spend up to $5 billion to build the 550-mile natural gas line in three states.
Craig Timberg and Chico Harlan
Reagan administration official Frederick J. Ryan Jr. was part of the founding leadership team of Politico.
The Sharptown Colored School in San Domingo, Md., built in 1919, reopens as a community center.
Post Sports Live debates if the Redskins quarterback will be benched if he plays below expectations.
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U.S. officials were trying to assess whether Mukhtar Abu Zubeyr was killed in the drone strike.
THE SWITCH | Hackers zeroed in on passwords and security questions in a targeted attack, Apple said.
The girl’s mother told police that the 9-year-old said after firing it that the gun had hurt her shoulder.
Americans would worry less if the president worried more.
GOVBEAT | Arkansas is one of 10 states with dry counties, but voters will get a chance to change that.
Jury starts deliberations in McDonnell trial
White House: Thoughts, prayers with Sotloff family
Closing of Atlantic City’s Revel casino is sign of the times
Justin Bieber faces new assault charges in Canada
Pentagon briefs on Iraq, Islamic State and Somali strikes
Chris Brown pleads guilty to D.C. assault charge
Detroit's bankruptcy trial begins
Pakistan protesters vow to stay put
Police display Peru’s biggest drug haul
Dollar General raises Family Dollar bid
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The names Pat Roberts and Sean Parnell weren’t mentioned much at the start of the election cycle.
By 7, I was cooking for my family and taking care of my brothers and sisters.
COLUMN | State lawmakers are silent when it comes to unregulated day cares, putting kids in danger.
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The Web has converted browsers into buyers.
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GOING OUT GUIDE | Catch a science fiction film festival or rock at Sneaker Pimps.
ON LEADERSHIP | In new Gallup research, less than half of full-time employees say they work a standard 40-hour week.
A judge must decide whether a
FEDERAL EYE | With 75 percent of lesbians overweight or obese, the study is “of high public-health significance,” according to a project summary.
GOVBEAT | GOVBEAT | Arkansas is one of 10 states with dry counties, but voters will get a chance to change that.
Are foreign multinationals being subject to government takedowns to clear way for domestic companies?
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