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Jerry Markon, Ellen Nakashima and Alice Crites
High turnover among Homeland Security leaders is a result of what employees describe as a dysfunctional work environment, abysmal morale and the lure of private firms paying top dollar.
Carol D. Leonnig
After an embarrassing breach, new Secret Service proposals include screening visitors as far as a block away.
A skirmish erupts after a hit by Chris Baker (92). (Jonathan Newton/Post)
COLUMN | The Redskins’ recent history has been so demoralizing that a display of grit, even in a loss, is encouraging.
T. Rees Shapiro
Jesse Matthew, the man believed to be the last to see Hannah Graham, was charged with reckless driving.
They say there’s no logic to the 3rd Congressional District and advocated for an independent board.
WEATHER GANG | With highs in the 70s, we could make it through the week without a drop of rain.
How Stephen Strasburg has evolved into the Nationals’ ace.
Longtime city official Lasana Mack, 51, was last seen outside his Northeast D.C. home on Sept. 13.
A trial was found unconstitutional after 40 years, so Emmogean Simpson had to testify again.
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Way back. Up close. (Depiction of 1829 reception)
Are more fences and checkpoints the answer?
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This may be the worst time in the past 25 years to own an office building with space to lease in N.Va.
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More than 100,000 Syrian Kurds have poured across the Turkish border as the militants advance.
Philip Rucker and Reid Wilson
Some GOP candidates are embracing Democratic priorities to win over skeptical voters.
William Wan and Liu Liu
WORLDVIEWS | The phones aren’t available in China’s official stores but can be found on the black market.
GOVBEAT | Drivers in states with electronic tolls could end up footing unexpectedly expensive bills.
Democrats and independents unite against incumbent Republicans.
Gov. Sam Brownback’s radical tax cuts have put the state on a path to penury.
Missing U-Va. student's father pleads for help
White House fence jumper captured on video
Tear gas fired on Syrians fleeing to Turkey
Health workers visit homes during Sierra Leone lockdown
Afghan presidential rivals sign deal to share power
Freed Turkish hostage describes capture by Islamic State
Thousands march in NYC over climate change
Police on missing U-Va. student: 'Somebody's got to know where she is'
Pope urges Muslims to condemn extremism
New Zealand's National Party back to power for 3rd term
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THE FIX | The senator saw a campaign opportunity in providing a constituent service at an LSU game.
Thomas Andrillon and Sid Kouider
New research has revived the age-old fantasy of sleep learning.
COLUMN | That 1960 Gibson Les Paul guitar? It sold for more than $140,000. Meet the rabid collector who bought it.
The Nationals trimmed their magic number to clinch home-field advantage in the NL playoffs to four.
Also resort estate for sale on Gibson Island.
Going Out Guide
GOING OUT GUIDE | Tour exhibits at no cost on Museum Day Live or celebrate Banned Books Week.
FEDERAL DIARY | GAO finds that many contractors could obtain access to classified information but are not working.
It’s both logistics and ideology.
Winfrey brought her life-improvement tour to Washington, and here's what happened.
An unusual gathering at Georgetown U. brings Syrian refugees to their audience by Skype.
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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