Gunman killed
2 NYPD officers
as retribution

Hours before the shootings, the gunman declared his intention on Instagram to kill officers as revenge for the police killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.

‘Next year in Cuba!’ finally sounds real for exiles

But the reactions to Obama’s decision to normalize relations suggest that younger Cuban Americans lack their parents’ outrage toward the Castro regime.

The Morales children are U.S. citizens. (Jahi Chikwendiu/Post)

The almost Americans

When President Obama drew a line on immigration, it went straight through Marilu Morales’s family, leaving her and four children on one side and her recently deported husband on the other.

Local News

D.C. judge turns to matchmaking to
get woman to call 911 less frequently

D.C. judge turns to matchmaking to <br>get woman to call 911 less frequently

A friend of the caller’s was asked to spend time with her after she had about 13 ambulance rides a month.

With win against the Eagles, Gruden
can count on not getting fired

With win against the Eagles, Gruden <br>can count on not getting fired

COLUMN | For better or worse, the coach and RGIII will likely get a chance for a do-over next season.

A seasonable Sunday in store, but a Christmas storm waits in the wings

A seasonable Sunday in store, but a Christmas storm waits in the wings

WEATHER GANG | Our lump of coal could arrive Christmas Eve in the form of wind-driven and heavy rains.

Give Gray credit: D.C. mayor, his taxi boss brought needed change to cabs

Give Gray credit: D.C. mayor, his taxi boss brought needed change to cabs

COLUMN | The taxi chief upgraded cabs and gave drivers a chance to compete with Uber.

Back to Tysons: Readers remember

Back to Tysons: Readers remember

COLUMN | Answer Man’s readers corner the market on memories of the former crossroads.

When do-si-dos turned into ‘I do’

When do-si-dos turned into ‘I do’

ON LOVE | Victoria Longergan and Paul Kosar met doing what they love to do most — square-dancing.

A bowl of late-night comfort

A bowl of late-night comfort

PLATE LAB | Izakaya Seki’s garlic fried rice seems simple, but making it requires a little attention.

More Top Stories

New strategy for New Jersey activists: Be yelled at by Gov. Chris Christie

New strategy for New Jersey activists: Be yelled at by Gov. Chris Christie

The activists aim to steal the spotlight or undermine his 2016 presidential prospects.

Russians keep paying the price
for their leaders’ incompetence

Russians keep paying the price <br>for their leaders’ incompetence

WONKBLOG | Whether it’s 1989, 1998 or 2014, the nation’s economy crashes every time oil prices do.

When it comes to clemency, Obama
turns out to be pretty unforgiving

When it comes to clemency, Obama <br>turns out to be pretty unforgiving

WONKBLOG | Action has been slow on the promise to revisit harsh sentences for low-level offenders.

Real Estate

Renovation integrates 1950’s house into a contemporary design

Renovation integrates 1950’s house into a contemporary design

HOUSE OF THE WEEK | The Spring Valley home feels modern, but kept its traditional warmth and intimacy.

Federal Government

Obama gives federal workers a modest pay raise

Obama gives federal workers a modest pay raise

FEDERAL EYE | The 1% increase is small compared with those given in past presidential administrations.

National

Race-consciousness on rise in U.S.

Race-consciousness on rise in U.S.

The number of Americans who name race as the nation’s most pressing issue has risen to a two-decade high.

Business

Fixing the broken U.S. talent flow

Fixing the broken U.S. talent flow

PART 6 | An exceptional economy has been lost because Americans stopped doing exceptional work.

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