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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.
Lenny Bernstein, Brady Dennis and Lena H. Sun
The unnamed doctor was not working with Ebola patients, according to the missionary organization SIM USA. He is the fourth American to be diagnosed with Ebola in West Africa.
Marie Templeton retrieves a gun in her home. (Morgan Spiehs/News 21)
STORYLINE | It’s the culture — and the law — in Nucla, Colo., where the nearest stop light is two hours away.
Reagan administration official Frederick J. Ryan Jr. was part of the founding leadership team of Politico.
Rosalind S. Helderman and Matt Zapotosky
The jury was instructed to use a broader definition of an “official act” when considering the charges.
Span hits a solo home run vs. the Dodgers. (USA Today Sports)
SPORTS BOG | 75 percent of the Nationals center fielder’s home runs this season have come in the last five games, a hot streak he can’t explain.
Post Sports Live debates if the Redskins quarterback will be benched if he plays below expectations.
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COLUMN | The QB’s decision-making could improve. And the Redskins have mentors in place.
Keith L. Alexander
Prosecutors agreed not to ask the judge for any jail time if the R&B singer gets probation.
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U.S. officials were trying to assess whether Mukhtar Abu Zubeyr was killed in the drone strike.
4chan has been called the “darkest corner of the Web,” and its users operate with complete anonymity.
INNOVATIONS | The price and features have barely changed in 10 years, but the TI-84 is still on top.
Our higher education crisis has its roots in the 1980s.
With just nine weeks left, key strategists weigh in on where things stand, and where they could go.
Detroit's bankruptcy trial begins
Chris Brown pleads guilty to D.C. assault charge
Pakistan protesters vow to stay put
Police display Peru’s biggest drug haul
Dollar General raises Family Dollar bid
32 teens escape from Nashville detention center
Iceland volcano spews smoke and lava
Incredible solar flare erupts in NASA video
Obama: ‘Give America a raise’
Rebels show desire for deal with Ukraine
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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.
REDSKINS BLOG | We round up where writers across the country think Washington ranks heading into 2014.
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.
New releases from popular artists showcase everything fans might love or detractors detest about the groups.
FEDERAL EYE | With 75 percent of lesbians overweight or obese, the study is “of high public-health significance,” according to a project summary.
GOVBEAT | Ten states have counties defined as dry, and some in Arkansas are hoping to remove their state from the list.
Executives at the tax giant you’ve never heard of want the Arthur Andersen name back. Is that crazy?
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