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Karoun Demirjian and Michael Birnbaum
The conflict is escalating after Russia sent aid convoy over the border without permission from Ukraine.
LiveEx-Va. governor took 3 or 4 Anatabloc pills daily
Screengrab of an execution video released by the Islamic State,
The Islamist militants performed mock executions on U.S. journalist James Foley, one of which was reportedly a “crucifixion.“
Annys Shin and Liz Clarke
The newspaper’s editorial board calls the team’s name a “slur.” News stories will continue to use it.
The owl’s body was found on the shoulder of a Minnesota highway, not far from where he was released.
Arelis R. Hernández
Mayor Eugene Grant says he will conduct business from a tent after the council voted that he vacate.
Marcus J. Moore
With his final album release and the dedication of a D.C. park, the late godfather of go-go’s legacy lives on.
COLUMN | Pay attention, Nationals fans. This doesn’t happen every decade, even every generation.
Here's a slow-motion look at Iuliia Mykhailova’s hardest moves for Cirque du Soleil's Amaluna show.
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Going Out Guide staff
See Miranda Lambert in concert, visit the Renaissance Festival or celebrate Bao Bao’s first birthday.
Q&A TRANSCRIPT | The advice columnist answered questions about the strange train we call life.
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William Booth and Ruth Eglash
Hours later, a mortar barrage killed an Israeli child, 4, the first such fatality of the six-week conflict.
The pilot made several close passes, at one point performing a “barrel roll” over the P-8 Poseidon.
DeNeen L. Brown
Unlike their elders, young protesters challenge authority and fuel their rage through social media.
The Post’s editorial board will no longer use the insulting nickname.
Four decades after its discovery, another explorer ventured into the Yucatan jungle to find Lagunita.
U.N.: Death toll in Syria tops 191,000
Pentagon cites ‘dangerous’ Chinese jet intercept of Navy plane
Hamas militants execute 18 alleged spies in Gaza
Pentagon strongly condemns Russian convoy's entrance into Ukraine
Remains of MH17 victims arrive in Malaysia
Oklahoma policeman accused of sex assaults on duty
Miley Cyrus show banned in Dominican Republic
Russian aid convoy arrives in Ukraine
Michael Brown's mother: ‘He was just tall, big, and black’
Mission to rescue James Foley in Syria failed
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The second-place finisher in the last presidential race railed against the frontrunner in the next.
Michael R. Strain
There’s a smart way and a dumb way to fix the nation’s broken stuff
COLUMN | One family’s experiences highlight how necessary U.S. protection is for refugees.
REDSKINS BLOG | The preseason game Saturday will likely serve as the final dress rehearsal for the regular season for the starters.
Foreclosure and short sale veterans from 2007-13 are expected to make 10 percent of U.S. home buys in 2014.
Going Out Guide
Here are the happy hours, late-night parties and bike tours to get you through the final weekend.
The 25th installment in a weekly series that debunks the Web’s hoaxes, rumors and exaggerations.
Qui Nguyen’s play at Rorschach Theatre envelops us in the world of Dungeons & Dragons.
IN THE LOOP | After The Washington Post wrote about one ambassador nominee’s long wait for confirmation, the Senate voted. Others in his same position continue to wait in limbo.
WONKBLOG | The policy tries to address objections from religious groups still fighting the rule in court.
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Economists forgot that government response to a disaster can be a stimulus.
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