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President Obama won a significant victory as nearly 50 Republicans and more than 10 Democrats voted for legislation that could make it easier for him to complete a wide-ranging pact with several nations across the Pacific Rim.
Keith L. Alexander and Mary Pat Flaherty
Prosecutors dropped their long-standing opposition to defense efforts to have a judge order that the case be retried against Ingmar Guandique.
The Duggars face allegations against son Josh, at right. (Matt McClain/Post)
CRITIC’S NOTEBOOK | Amid molestation accusations against the eldest son, TLC should double down on “19 Kids and Counting.”
Peter Hermann and Keith L. Alexander
Daron Dylon Wint was arrested after a manhunt and charged with murder in the quadruple homicide.
THE FIX | Joe Morrissey, 57, posed with his 19-year-old receptionist and their baby in period garb.
T. Rees Shapiro
Most school staff will get a 3.1 percent raise, bringing salaries closer to neighboring districts.
There is an international competition to redesign the Pennsylvania Avenue park as an official memorial.
The lawsuit, filed in U.S. District Court, said regulations for rideshare drivers are much less burdensome.
The Md. governor also rejected items allowing public pot smoking and marijuana paraphernalia.
How do Washington Post employees compare to Michelle Obama doing her #GimmeFive workout?
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The 22-year-old says he’s just telling the truth about the pain of growing up in Southeast Washington.
Md. authorities do not know how the 3-year-old died, but witnesses saw them in the park the day before.
Arelis R. Hernández
Four years after the effort began, the system could get its first performance audit in nearly 20 years.
The two had never taken a DNA test to confirm their blood relation -- until “Swab Stories” came calling.
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DEBRIEF | Old loyalties have clouded her decision-making in the past. Can she move past them?
Erin Cunningham and Brian Murphy
The bombing marks the first time the militant group has claimed an attack in the oil-rich kingdom.
The president told the congregation at a Washington synagogue that he has “high expectations” for Israelis.
WONKBLOG | The psychology of heels is complex, and not uniquely related to pressures facing women.
The country’s suspicion of a robust foreign policy shows how parochial it has become.
Ylan Q. Mui
The latest data suggests that more new candidates will find jobs that suit their education and experience.
WONKBLOG | Call it the American tradition of Robin Hood in Reverse.
Forecast: Sun for Memorial Day weekend
Shootout between gang, police ends with more than 40 dead in Mexico
Violent protests in Washington state after police shooting
Spanish election to redraw political map?
Biden gives speech at Navy commencement
German police find missing sculptures made for Hitler
Eiffel Tower staff strikes in protest of pickpockets
Islamic State claims responsibility for Yemen mosque attack
Clinton: 'Glad e-mails are starting to come out'
Suicide bomber strikes Saudi Shiite mosque
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FACT CHECKER | This factoid is based on serious data, but the more you dig, the less relevant it becomes.
Are undergrads learning that the only way to have fun is when we’re drunk?
Mary Morgan Kleiss still longs for the house she lost seven years ago. Now all she wants is a trailer.
COLUMN | NFL commissioner took a hard stance in DeflateGate — and in doing so, overstepped his bounds.
HOUSE OF THE WEEK | To persuade his wife to move to the U.S., a man built a duplicate of their home in Japan.
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Bonnie S. Benwick
WEEKEND KITCHEN | When only the freshest, ripest fruit will do; plus, your top recipes of the week.
The staggering array of plans suggests the government could be spending a lot smarter, the GAO finds.
“He was assaulting me with a skateboard,” an Olympia, Wash., police officer told a dispatcher.
“I’ll See You in My Dreams” is one of a very few films to feature a mature cast.
Seen as a continuum, the artist’s paintings reveal the depth of his talent and the refinement of his vision.
In order to avoid an Aereo-like legal situation, Apple will need to conduct extensive negotiations with broadcasters — and potentially delay its product.
Investors need to stop worrying so much, says Ken Fisher, chief executive of Fisher Investments.
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