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The indictments of 14 soccer figures allege decades of corruption, including a $10 million bribe to award the 2010 World Cup to South Africa and envelopes stuffed with cash to buy votes in a FIFA election.
THE FIX | Why, exactly, does the United States have jurisdiction to prosecute a case involving a foreign organization?
An agent patrols the Texas-Mexico border near McAllen, Texas. (AP)
The slowdown — driven by tougher security and trends in Latin America — changes the dynamic of the border-security debate, an emerging flash point in the 2016 campaign.
Generation Forward leaders say the former Md. governor can be the best representative for young voters.
Buffeted by criticism over service problems and money troubles, the agency wants “world-class” help.
Aaron C. Davis and Abigail Hauslohner
A flurry of last-minute phone calls and texts helped to hash out an agreement after weeks of division.
Arelis R. Hernández
Facing strong opposition, embattled leader urges the council to approve a smaller boost in schools funding.
People with dementia who campaign for a cure face unusual challenges in the public arena.
Helena Andrews and Emily Heil
Some children of Washington’s bluest-blood families are behaving badly at the genteel social institution.
Scherzer has been the National League’s most untouchable starting pitcher; Harper its most lethal hitter.
Will the Duggars remain a popular family in the Republican Party amid sexual assault allegations?
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Though hopeful for relief from deportation, some make plans for the care of their U.S.-citizen children.
During the trial, he tried to pin the crime on his girlfriend, but the jury did not believe him.
The bartender, chef and owner at Blue 44 in upper Northwest got a nice surprise from a regular patron.
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He won 11 states in 2012, but faces a more crowded — and likely more difficult — primary this time around.
The 918 recipients hail from 314 colleges and universities. Some didn’t attend college at all.
Roberto A. Ferdman
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His foreign policy views are stunningly hypocritical and opportunistic.
Charges against top soccer officials mandate a shakeup of the sport’s governance.
ESSAY | At 30, one reporter regrets all those summers spent on book reports instead of sports.
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Rick Santorum, in his own words
Jason Rezaian's brother: 'We know that Jason is innocent'
How the Duggars' cult of purity lets victims down
All the presidents' media: White House messaging through the years
Exchanging vows while battling ALS
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Real people try Michelle Obama's workout
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The loss of terrorism and spy tools would put national security at risk, the Obama administration argues.
Deborah L. Rhode
Lawyers are leading America’s push for equality. But they need to focus on their own profession.
COLUMN | These days, it appears that black people are being killed with impunity by other black people.
Scherzer has been the National League’s most untouchable starting pitcher, Harper its most lethal hitter. Both lifted the Nationals to a 3-0 win over the Cubs.
Kenneth R. Harney
Owners often overestimate the value of their property; your cherished lap pool may not appeal to a buyer.
Food & Drink
More bakeries around Washington are selling this layered dessert with origins in France’s Brittany region.
IN THE LOOP | Casinos and adult clubs want federal employees to be able to use their government credit cards.
The controversial rule places smaller waterways under U.S. safeguards, setting up fight with states and Congress.
TV REVIEW | Duchovny shines in make-believe drama about a cop’s early run-in with the Manson Family.
Robert Roper’s new book focuses on Vladimir Nabokov’s time in the United States and how it influenced his work.
The problem appears to be in the way the iPhone displays non-Roman characters in certain notifications.
Money would fund overhaul of warehouse district of Northeast D.C. into neighborhood full of apartments and shops.
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