Ex-CIA officer is convicted of espionage in leak

Jeffrey Sterling, who was involved in a highly secretive operation to give faulty nuclear plans to Iran, was convicted of giving classified information to a reporter at the New York Times.

    Drone incident exposes key White House security gap

    The Secret Service has spent years studying the threats drones pose, but officials said the agency isn’t able to easily identify and stop a typical one.

    Koch-backed groups plan to spend nearly $1 billion on ’16

    The massive goal of $889 million is more than double the amount that 17 allied groups in the network raised during the 2012 campaign.

    A worker pushes a snow blower in New York. (Reuters)

    • A worker pushes a snow blower in New York.
    • (Reuters)
    • Pedestrians make their way through snow in New York City.
    • (AP)
    • A man covers his face in New York.
    • (EPA)
    • A woman walks in D.C. as light snow falls.
    • (A. Harnik/For The Post)
    • Gus Clement, 6, sleds down a snow bank in State College, Pa.
    • (AP)
    • A golden retriever dashes through snow in Rever, Mass.
    • (AP)
    • A pedestrian walks in Johnstown, Pa.
    • (AP)
    • A man walks in Washington.
    • (Matt McClain/The Washington Post)

       
       

      Snow accumulates, roads deteriorate in D.C.

      WEATHER GANG | The best odds of snow accumulation continue through around 1 a.m., but scattered snow showers may linger.

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      After Annapolis mansion fire, a painstaking recovery mission

      After Annapolis mansion fire, a painstaking recovery mission

      Crews worked for days in rain and snow to recover the remains of four children and their grandparents.

      Md. man accused of raping men after beer-pong tournaments found guilty

      Md. man accused of raping men after beer-pong tournaments found guilty

      Detectives pieced together a series of victims after getting a hold of the suspect’s phone and computer.

      CBS sports analyst Greg Anthony offered ‘prostitute’ $80 for sex

      CBS sports analyst Greg Anthony offered ‘prostitute’ $80 for sex

      The former NBA player was in the Washington area to announce the Maryland-Michigan State game.

      Child neglect probe into ‘free-range parenting’ case may go on for weeks

      Child neglect probe into ‘free-range parenting’ case may go on for weeks

      The Maryland couple who let their kids walk home alone hoped a sit down with officials would resolve it.

      How one family went from no debt
      to owing more than $1 million

      How one family went from no debt <br>to owing more than $1 million

      After the housing collapse derails the American Dream, a cloud of uncertainty hangs over one family.

      The real reason Ovechkin wanted to win one of those all-star cars: Charity

      The real reason Ovechkin wanted to win one of those all-star cars: Charity

      The Caps star aimed to get picked last in the game draft so he could win. He didn’t. It paid off anyway.

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      USAID suspends nonprofit contractor after finding ‘serious misconduct’

      The contractor, which led projects in Afghanistan and Iraq, received more than $2.4 billion since 2007.

      A ‘Southern steel-magnolia’ forges
      her way to attorney general nominee

      A ‘Southern steel-magnolia’ forges <br>her way to attorney general nominee

      Loretta Lynch is set to begin confirmation hearings as the first black female candidate for the job.

      Bodies found in search for missing
      Ga. couple who posted Craigslist ad

      Bodies found in search for missing <br> Ga. couple who posted Craigslist ad

      Police say a car that belonged to the couple was found at a separate location from the unidentified bodies.

      Real Estate

      Drones could get expanded role in real estate

      Drones could get expanded role in real estate

      The National Association of Realtors is seeking to use them to market listings.

      Federal Government

      Under plan, federal workers could
      get 6 paid weeks of parental leave

      Under plan, federal workers could <br>get 6 paid weeks of parental leave

      FEDERAL EYE | Employees are currently eligible for 12 weeks of unpaid parental leave or can use paid sick leave.

      National

      An unusual spike in storms is clouding Uranus

      An unusual spike in storms is clouding Uranus

      Huge cloud systems are visible even to amateur astronomers.

      Business

      Stop paying so much for tax help

      Stop paying so much for tax help

      Most taxpayers have fairly straightforward returns and can avoid paying hundreds of dollars for a tax pro.

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