Obstacles remain as Iran nuclear talks hit overtime

Negotiators scrambling to chart Iran’s nuclear future said that several “key issues” remain unresolved, casting doubt on earlier, more optimistic predictions.

Indiana law draws GOP contenders into culture wars

Most top Republican presidential contenders backed the bill, putting them out of step with a growing national consensus on gay rights.

Monica Lewinsky speaks at a TED2015 conference in Canada. (Reuters)

For Monica Lewinsky, shame was brutal. But it can be a force for good.

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    Both NSA gate-crashers have criminal histories in Md., court records show

    Both NSA gate-crashers have criminal histories in Md., court records show

    The FBI identified Ricky Hall as the man who died after the stolen SUV plowed into a police cruiser.

    Sunny and cool today with a blast of wind before spring’s warmth returns

    Sunny and cool today with a blast of wind before spring’s warmth returns

    WEATHER GANG | Temperatures will remains in the 50s today, but hit the 60s and 70s later this week.

    Hours-long manhunt for escapee ends when he’s spotted on a bus in D.C.

    Hours-long manhunt for escapee ends when he’s spotted on a bus in D.C.

    Police said Wossen Assaye took a gun off a guard at a Virginia hospital before carjacking two people.

    Shell shock: An out-of-town impostor could lurk in your Maryland crab cake

    Shell shock: An out-of-town impostor could lurk in your Maryland crab cake

    Nearly 40 percent of the time, crabs were imported, not Chesapeake blues as advertised, a report says.

    When a volleyball player was benched, her parents sued for playing time

    When a volleyball player was benched, her parents sued for playing time

    Families across the nation have increasingly turned to the courts to intervene in youth sports disputes.

    With his 50th goal of the season, Ovechkin joins rarefied group

    With his 50th goal of the season, Ovechkin joins rarefied group

    His tally against Carolina made him just the sixth player in NHL history to record six, 50-goal seasons.

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    Group with secret donors, unlimited money could boost a Jeb Bush run

    Group with secret donors, unlimited money could boost a Jeb Bush run

    The Fla. governor tacitly endorsed a nonprofit group that allows donors to give without releasing their name.

    Obama regains some ground lost to Republicans after midterms

    Obama regains some ground lost to Republicans after midterms

    A Post-ABC News poll also shows congressional Democrats with higher ratings than Republicans.

    Zappos is offering severance to those who don’t like its ‘no bosses’ approach

    Zappos is offering severance to those who don’t like its ‘no bosses’ approach

    ON LEADERSHIP | The company is gently showing the door to workers who dislike the lack of hierarchy.

    U.S. to establish program to combat cyberattacks

    U.S. to establish program to combat cyberattacks

    The order will give the administration the power to target individuals — and their assets — overseas.

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    Do the very, very rich really want to be U.S. ambassadors?

    Do the very, very rich really want to be U.S. ambassadors?

    IN THE LOOP | The fears of the merely wealthy, eager for postings at U.S. embassies, may be unfounded.

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    Supreme Court says state Medicaid payments not open to private lawsuits

    Supreme Court says state Medicaid payments not open to private lawsuits

    The justices split, 5 to 4, with the court’s conservative judges siding with the Obama administration.

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