N.Y. doctor isolated after contracting Ebola

The man, who had been treating Ebola patients in Guinea with Doctors Without Borders, returned to New York this month and is in isolation at Bellevue Hospital.

Dallas nurse treated for Ebola at NIH now ‘virus free’

Dallas nurse treated for Ebola at NIH now ‘virus free’

Nina Pham was the first person to contract Ebola in the U.S.

Zellweger with a noticeably different appearance on Oct. 20. (Reuters)

Are Hollywood stars allowed to age?

CRITIC’S NOTEBOOK | From Renee Zellweger to “Birdman,” stars feel the burden of our expectations about beauty and aging.

Local News

D.C. officials dramatically scale back streetcar plans amid troubled launch

D.C. officials dramatically scale back streetcar plans amid troubled launch

The District will now spend nearly a billion dollars for a transit network with only about eight miles of lines.

Plane crash survivor: ‘We were heading toward the ground at 60 mph’

Plane crash survivor: ‘We were heading toward the ground at 60 mph’

Three people died in the helicopter-plane collision in Frederick Co., Md.

Fairfax Co. board votes to push back school start times to 8 a.m. or later

Fairfax Co. board votes to push back school start times to 8 a.m. or later

The move, which will affect 22 high schools and three secondary, is aimed at letting teens sleep more.

My son tried to enter the White House

My son tried to enter the White House

POSTEVERYTHING | A mother called the Secret Service to tell them about her son’s mental illness.

When female teachers have sex with
male students, it’s no teenage fantasy

When female teachers have sex with <br>male students, it’s no teenage fantasy

COLUMN | A D.C. substitute charged with abusing a teen may have damaged more than her reputation.

This is the closest you can get to
New York pizza in Washington

This is the closest you can get to <br>New York pizza in Washington

$20 DINER | It’s hard to recreate N.Y. pizza outside N.Y. Wiseguy’s pie is pretty darn close.

Morning Mix

Stories from all over

Bellevue Hospital. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bellevue Hospital. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

First N.Y. Ebola patient puts Bellevue Hospital to the test

A hospital with a troubled history is in the spotlight.

Confessions of a Metro commuter

Confessions of a Metro commuter

OPINION | I didn’t believe in purgatory until I began commuting on Metro 12 years ago.

Local Columnists

When female teachers have sex with
male students, it’s no teenage fantasy

When female teachers have sex with <br>male students, it’s no teenage fantasy

COLUMN | COLUMN | A D.C. substitute charged with abusing a teen may have damaged more than her reputation.

Sports

Who is the real McCoy?

Who is the real McCoy?

COLUMN | Colt McCoy will get to show what he’s learned as much as what he has; for NFL quarterbacks, that matters more.

Real Estate

House of the Week | Dupont Victorian for $2.895M

House of the Week | Dupont Victorian for $2.895M

The 1885 rowhouse, designed and built by Thomas Franklin Schneider, retains his historic character outside but has been modernized inside.

Federal Government

House candidate Foust on federal workplace issues

House candidate Foust on federal workplace issues

FEDERAL DIARY | This is the second article on Northern Virginia congressional candidates’ positions on the federal workplace.

National

Can we nudge people into conserving energy?

Can we nudge people into conserving energy?

An experiment in Vermont and Southern California finds people will use less electricity -- if they’re peer pressured into it.

Lifestyle

Are Hollywood stars allowed to age?

Are Hollywood stars allowed to age?

CRITIC’S NOTEBOOK | From Renee Zellweger to “Birdman,” stars feel the burden of our expectations about beauty and aging.

Arts

How we create and rely on nature’s soothing qualities

How we create and rely on nature’s soothing qualities

In video works, “Days of Endless Time” at the Hirshhorn examines our need for nature to revitalize us.

Business

Big tobacco company bans smoking in the office

Big tobacco company bans smoking in the office

ON LEADERSHIP | The maker of brands such as Camel, Kool and Pall Mall will begin imposing more restrictions on where employees can light up.

Diversions