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Philip Rucker and Robert Costa
Republicans had sought to avoid such disputes in 2016, but most top GOP presidential contenders quickly backed the bill, putting them out of step with growing national support for gay rights.
Ed O'Keefe and Matea Gold
Bush has given his tacit endorsement to a new group that lets donors give unlimited amounts without releasing their names, as a super PAC does.
A member of Iraqi security forces watches smoke rise from Tikrit. (Reuters)
But military officials said some parts of the city are still heavily rigged with explosives, keeping them out of reach of an uneasy coalition of U.S. air forces, Iraqi troops and Iranian-backed militias.
Peter Hermann and Lynh Bui
Ricky Hall died after a stolen vehicle crashed into a police cruiser. Kevin Fleming was with him.
Justin Jouvenal, Dana Hedgpeth and Matt Zapotosky
Police said Wossen Assaye took a gun off a guard at a Virginia hospital before carjacking two people.
He says he was beaten and asked to do tasks in his underwear while trying to pledge Kappa Alpha Psi.
Matthew Lowry had worked on a team targeting violent drug traffickers in Maryland and the District.
SPORTS BOG | The spate of spring training injuries can be viewed as a glass half empty or half full.
The movie, “Check It,” chronicles an unlikely crew of teens who wear lipstick and carry brass knuckles.
HTC One M9 is a good phone, maybe even a great one. But it’s not spectacular enough.
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Anthony Faiola and Michael Birnbaum
Lufthansa’s acknowledgement came after it said last week it hadn’t known Andreas Lubitz’s medical history.
Leaders struggled to reach consensus on difficult issues, including sanctions and research.
The U.S. is trying to balance a desire to help Egypt confront militants with concerns about human rights.
Muhummudu Buhari would be the first opposition candidate to defeat a sitting Nigerian president.
The e-mail scandal may be the least of her worries.
Justin Wm. Moyer
The bacterium just shrugs at even the deadliest weapons modern medicine offers, though.
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Indiana’s religious freedom bill, explained
Drawing as an act of defiance
Meet Trevor Noah, the new 'Daily Show' host
Beyond Ebola: Building a family of strangers
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Harry Reid through the years
Hundreds line up for marijuana seeds
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FACT CHECKER | There are narrow but possibly important differences between the Indiana law and the one supported by President Obama.
So much for that “fresh perspective” on race.
A few tips from the U.S. guidelines on traffic stops may have helped on that night in Prince George’s County, Md.
The Terrapins pull away late to beat Tennessee, 58-48, and advance to their second straight Final Four to play Connecticut.
A hike in the interest rates and/or a government shutdown could have a significant impact on whether house hunters maintain the financial ability and confidence to become buyers.
Food & Drink
Bonnie S. Benwick
WEEKEND KITCHEN | The new author doesn’t always agree, foodwise, with her famous father.
Al Kamen and Colby Itkowitz
IN THE LOOP | The fears of the merely wealthy, eager for postings at U.S. embassies, may be unfounded.
The justices split, 5 to 4, with the court’s conservative judges siding with the Obama administration.
Refresh your Easter brunch or dinner with these Washington Post-tested recipes.
French concept artist Floriane Marchix (“Penguins of Madagascar“) draws a dance of contrasts to salute Eiffel Tower’s 126th anniversary.
The announcement is also notable because of what it doesn’t mention -- anything about Windows RT.
Even if they don’t save very much.
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