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Communities find themselves facing a tough choice as the effects of 12 years of war seep into the legal system: Are battle-scarred service members who do wrong at home the criminals or victims?
THE TAKE | In the two decades since the state’s Republicans embraced George W. Bush, Texas has become the epicenter of the conservative movement. Will the nation adopt those politics?
Kelsey gets ready to go out for dinner. (Melina Mara/The Washington Post)
The world keeps insisting, in a million little ways, that Kelsey Beckham has to choose: Male or female? But the place that feels most right to Kelsey is neither.
T. Rees Shapiro
Police said they believe the man was the last to see Graham before she disappeared early last Saturday.
Carol D. Leonnig, Spencer Hsu and Annys Shin
The Secret Service faces tough questions as it reviews security after the breach at the residence.
Washington defenders prepare for the pace and style of Philadelphia’s league-leading offense.
Danielle Hall said she’s alive because Annapolis officers gave her naxolone, an antidote to heroin.
The Holland House grew from two stories into a 6,125-square-foot dwelling on nearly half an acre.
The Post's Mike Jones and Jason Reid break down the Redskins' Week 3 matchup against the Eagles.
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Can a boss film employees working from home?
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GOVBEAT | Drivers in states with electronic tolls could end up footing unexpectedly expensive bills.
Nancy L. Wolf
ON PARENTING | Sometimes mothers need prompting to open up about a child with atypical skills.
COLUMN | Consumer groups are asking for tougher rules to ensure safety; until then, try these tips.
Heather Cox Richardson
Will the party abandon big business and return to its founders’ ideals?
Afghan presidential rivals sign deal to share power
Obama vows to ‘rally the world’ against Islamic State
Freed Turkish hostage describes capture by Islamic State
Syrian Kurds flee to Turkey as Islamic State advances
SpaceX Falcon rocket blasts off from Florida
Shelter in place order lifted in Pa., hunt continues
Theories swirl around Nigeria building collapse
Jeff Bezos announces Blue Origin's new rocket engine
Young Scot talks about the new spirit of political engagement
Sierra Leone capital resembles ghost town amid Ebola lockdown
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Michael S. Rosenwald
Lately, both political parties are competing anew, this time on the number of steps they walk each day.
The pop-star-turned-Democratic-candidate is hoping to win over voters in a congressional race.
Basic goals such as getting married, having a secure job and owning a home still are cherished.
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The seat is yours. But water? That’s a fee. A carry-on bag? That’s another charge. Spirit’s fares are lowest, but the fees are plentiful.
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THE FIX | One day after a scathing story, it was air-kisses all around between the DNC chair and party luminaries.
Thomas Andrillon and Sid Kouider
New research has revived the age-old fantasy of sleep learning.
COLUMN | He heaps scorn on Muriel Bowser’s shortage of achievements, yet he still trails her.
Denard Span atones from an earlier outfield gaffe with an RBI hit to cap a 3-run rally in the 7th inning.
Roger K. Lewis
Like good architecture, a good streetscape should aspire to achieve aesthetic as well as practical goals.
Going Out Guide
Vienna’s quiet and quirky historic zone combines 19th-century charms with two-wheeled accessibility.
FEDERAL EYE | The Department of Veterans Affairs has only been fully recognizing married same-sex couples in states that have marriage equality.
Police have few clues as to why a man opened fire on his daughter and her six children in a small Fla. town.
The romantic comedy genre is supposedly dead. Looks like someone forgot to tell the 2014 fall television season.
COMIC RIFFS | A new academic work helps fill the void of published scholarship on the history of black comics and their creators.
Scientists say carbon fiber polymers can make cars lighter, safer and more fuel efficient. Here’s one vision of that future.
COLUMN | The loans can help retirees strapped for cash, but borrowers need to be careful.
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