Questions mount over Clinton’s use of e-mail

The former secretary of state says she wants the public to see her e-mails, but some Democrats are worried the controversy could damage her strength as a presidential candidate.

N. Korea: Knife attack on U.S. envoy was ‘deserved punishment’

Mark Lippert received 80 stitches to his face and had severe hand injuries after the Seoul attack, which North Korea has called a “knife shower of justice.”

A plane is de-iced at Reagan National Airport. (Matt McClain/Post)

Heavy snow falls throughout the region, with more on the way

WEATHER GANG | Accumulations of 4-7 inches are likely in downtown and 5-10 inches to the north and west.

Local News

Tired of government shutdown fights? This bill would end them for good.

Tired of government shutdown fights? This bill would end them for good.

FED EYE | If Congress doesn’t pass a budget, the measure would extend existing funding levels.

Eleanor Holmes Norton loses the battle for sledding on Capitol Hill

Eleanor Holmes Norton loses the battle for sledding on Capitol Hill

Not even an assist from Harry Reid could get the U.S. Capitol Police to relax its rules for the latest storm.

Rift in Metro’s board was behind disruption in search for new chief

Rift in Metro’s board was behind disruption in search for new chief

Some Metro board members want a turnaround expert because of concerns over financial woes.

What should you do if you see
someone fall onto the Metro tracks?

What should you do if you see <br>someone fall onto the Metro tracks?

DR. GRIDLOCK | After watching a man fall off the platform, a passenger wonders what he should have done.

No Doubt, Usher, Fall Out Boy to play free Earth Day concert on the Mall

No Doubt, Usher, Fall Out Boy to play free Earth Day concert on the Mall

Global Citizen Earth Day will mix politics and pop culture on April 18 near the Washington Monument.

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King Salman awards prize to scholar who says 9/11 was an ‘inside job’

King Salman awards prize to scholar who says 9/11 was an ‘inside job’

The award came before a meeting the new king of Saudi Arabia had with Secretary of State John Kerry.

Surge in online tax scams raises questions about TurboTax

Surge in online tax scams raises questions about TurboTax

“Suspicious” returns spike amid discussions about who is responsible for fixing the problem.

Ringling Bros. to eliminate iconic elephant acts due to cruelty concerns

Ringling Bros. to eliminate iconic elephant acts due to cruelty concerns

Executives said the decision to end the circus’s century-old tradition was difficult and debated at length.

The shadowy world of birth
tourism at ‘maternity hotels’

The shadowy world of birth <br>tourism at ‘maternity hotels’

For as much as $80,000, pregnant women have traveled to the U.S. so their children can become citizens.

Politics

The latest Gabby Giffords push for modest gun controls is new. The outlook isn’t.

The latest Gabby Giffords push for modest gun controls is new. The outlook isn’t.

Bid to close background check loopholes is reintroduced, with political prospects further worsened since Sandy Hook.

Federal Government

Report says procedures put a chilling effect on potential FBI whistleblowers

FEDERAL DIARY | A GAO report and Senate hearing look at protocol that dissuades feds from pointing out waste or abuse.

National

The human family may have evolved 500,000 years earlier than thought

The human family may have evolved 500,000 years earlier than thought

A piece of jaw may turn human evolutionary history on its head.

Business

Is China’s 1929 moment coming?

WONKBLOG | Even though China’s economy is still growing more than 7 percent, its debt bubble is looking rather ominous.

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