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After learning hard lessons rebuilding foreign militaries over the past dozen years, the strategy is to train a vanguard element within the larger army to take the offensive against Islamic State militants.
Sometime next year, more fliers will travel through Reagan than Dulles — an airport 14 times its neighbor’s size.
Martha Rios reads with her son, Christian Pereida. (Catalin Abagiu for Post)
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OUT OF THE SHADOWS | The president’s order has touched off a new immigration battle. So what will happen after he leaves?
Some retailers have opted out of Black Friday events because it’s “simply not worth it” to compete.
A Thanksgiving meal delivery to families facing life-threatening illnesses leaves some in tears.
A Virginia man didn’t want to spend Thanksgiving alone, and wound up creating a whole community.
A. Camden Walker
WEATHER GANG | One more chilly day before temperatures climb back into a more comfortable zone.
An Arlington County Board member refused to shake another’s hand last week, underlining the acrimony.
In Maryland, the income-tax checkoff that was used to build the fund was scrapped by lawmakers in 2010.
The Post explains why Robert Griffin III’s poor performance may open opportunities for Colt McCoy.
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Some say Maryland toll highway could provide more traffic relief on local roads until usage grows.
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Retailers are courting the “omnichannel” customer who may come from any direction.
Sally Jenkins and Rick Maese
“I was never told ‘No,’” a former lineman said of the drugs. “I could get ’em from whomever.”
David Montgomery and Wesley Lowery
As residents cope with racial strife, the St. Louis suburb still finds much for which to be grateful.
For Ukrainians and other minority groups, a stifling change after years of easygoing cosmopolitanism.
Local officials have dehumanized its citizens.
REVIEW | Premarital test-drives by Americans and foreigners make “90 Day Fiance” a reality TV gem.
Major power outages in northern New England
Cricket mourns Australian player’s death
Pope in Turkey to meet with Muslim leaders
U.S. troops in Germany have Thanksgiving feast
Star Australian cricket player dies from head injury
Dozens arrested in Calif. as Ferguson protests spread
General strikes paralyzes Greece
Brown’s mother: ‘My son was running for his life’
East Coast storm hampers Thanksgiving travel
Obama: Let's be grateful for what bonds us together
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Rosalind S. Helderman and Philip Rucker
For a $300,000 speech at UCLA, Clinton reps made many demands about the stage and green-room.
The old, fragmented approach to law enforcement doesn’t work.
COLUMN | “Chocolate City” has given way to the Two Washingtons and worsening disparities.
Twenty-five years before teaming up in Washington, Paul Pierce and Andre Miller dominated a YMCA league.
The 1794 home is one of the oldest residential buildings in Washington.
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GOING OUT GUIDE | This is how you can spend tonight, Thursday and Friday out of the house.
President Obama’s action may inspire greater effort to prey on those seeking legal status.
Why many undocumented immigrants will have a hard time proving they’ve meet standards set up by Obama’s immigration measure.
A phenomenon poses an existential question: If a luxury bag is unwrapped in private, does its value decrease?
In her many books, P.D. James showed a gritty mastery of the crime genre and of human nature.
Here are some apps to download before you go shopping for a smoother more fruitful Black Friday
This holiday season is poised to give retailers more reason for Christmas cheer than the holiday seasons of the recent past.
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