High court tests free speech limits on Facebook

In a groundbreaking case, the Supreme Court will consider whether an estranged husband’s Facebook postings constituted a “true threat” against his wife.

    As Russian planes move in, Finland weighs joining NATO

    The incidents are part of a pattern of aggressive Russian behavior that has radiated across Europe.

    East Coast storm likely ahead of Thanksgiving travel

    East Coast storm likely ahead of Thanksgiving travel

    Widespread rain and snow looms large for Wednesday.

    Robert Griffin III after a sack. (Ricky Carioti/Post)

    • Robert Griffin III after a sack.
    • (Ricky Carioti/Post)
    • Robert Griffin III fumbles.
    • (John McDonnell/Post)
    • Carlos Hyde scores a touchdown.
    • (John McDonnell/Post)
    • Phillip Thomas, left, scoops up a fumble.
    • (John McDonnell/Post)
    • Bashaud Breeland breaks up a pass.
    • (Ricky Carioti/Post)
    • Alfred Morris scores the only touchdown.
    • (John McDonnell/Post)
    • Alfred Morris stretches for yardage.
    • (Ricky Carioti/Post)
    • 49ers' Anquan Boldin makes a touchdown.
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    RGIII’s time appears to be running out

    COLUMN | After another subpar performance, Washington must ask how much longer it can wait for its quarterback to develop.

    Pahel Brunis works on a mural of Marion Barry on Sunday. (M. McClain/Post)

    Former mayor’s death stuns city he personified

    While Marion Barry Jr. had suffered health problems, news of his death shocked D.C., where he reigned as the most famous and rollicking political star for a half-century.

    Local News

    Fierce fight expected for Barry’s seat as D.C. Council undergoes makeover

    Fierce fight expected for Barry’s seat as D.C. Council undergoes makeover

    It has now lost its most senior politician and outspoken supporter of spending on social programs.

    It will hit the 70s today, but heavy, wet snow may pummel D.C. Wednesday

    It will hit the 70s today, but heavy, wet snow may pummel D.C. Wednesday

    WEATHER GANG | This week’s forecast is not for the faint of heart: Hot, cold, dry, wet. Then snow?

    Are there really two Arlingtons? And will only the richer one survive?

    Are there really two Arlingtons? And will only the richer one survive?

    Some blame a north-south split for the collapse of a planned streetcar system along Columbia Pike.

    Sen. Warner has a spring in his step despite barely beating his challenger

    Sen. Warner has a spring in his step despite barely beating his challenger

    Although Democrats lost control of the Senate, the Virginian sees opportunities to pass legislation.

    Alzheimer’s risk is higher for blacks

    Alzheimer’s risk is higher for blacks

    A D.C. nonprofit is trying to overcome clinical trials’ ugly history, as well as the disease’s stigma.

    Some D.C. schools are improving grades by ramping up computer time

    Some D.C. schools are improving grades by ramping up computer time

    The “blended learning” system combines teacher instruction with personalized online lessons.

    Morning Mix

    Stories from all over

    2013 photo of Bill Cosby. (AP)

    2013 photo of Bill Cosby. (AP)

    Cosby 'fixer' comes out of the shadows along with an explanation

    He describes disbursing payments to women as part of “coverup.”

    How not to write a holiday card

    How <i>not </i>to write a holiday card

    COLUMN | A pretty card is nice, but it would be even nicer if you included some actual information with it.

    More Top Stories

    Giuliani: White officers ‘wouldn’t be there if you weren’t killing each other’

    Giuliani: White officers ‘wouldn’t be there if you weren’t killing each other’

    The former New York City mayor’s remarks on “Meet the Press” triggered immediate backlash.

    Obama ramps up immigration defense as conservatives urge tough response

    Obama ramps up immigration defense as conservatives urge tough response

    Republicans tried to craft a viable response as outrage among the most conservative continued to boil.

    As Ferguson readies for jury decision, church offering safety if chaos erupts

    As Ferguson readies for jury decision, church offering safety if chaos erupts

    Amid fears of civil unrest, Greater St. Mark Family Church is apart of a network that will open their doors.

    Spotlight | Editors’ Pick

    Cosby accusers detail alleged
    sex assaults

    In new interviews, several women who have accused the cultural icon speak about alleged incidents from the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s.

    Entertainer Bill Cosby gestures during an interview on Nov. 6, 2014.

    Politics

    Did Bush shield 1.5 million illegal immigrants?

    Did Bush shield 1.5 million illegal immigrants?

    FACT CHECKER | The White House cites Bush’s action as affecting an equivalent percentage of undocumented immigrants. But’s a 4-Pinocchio number.

    Sports

    The Cleveland Fragiliers?

    The Cleveland Fragiliers?

    The Cavaliers’ early struggles might be deeper than simply learning to adjust to a new system and new players.

    Federal Government

    Federal officials issue new code of conduct for seizures

    Federal officials issue new code of conduct for seizures

    FEDERAL EYE | The guide is meant to help curb the number of questionable civil seizures of cash and property from motorists.

    National

    Media outlets descend on Ferguson as decision looms

    Media outlets descend on Ferguson as decision looms

    Many residents welcomed the spotlight, but some say say news organizations produced a warped portrait of the city.

    Diversions