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.

    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.

    Man mistakenly crashes drone at White House

    The man later called the Secret Service and explained that he never intended for his “quadcopter” to breach White House security, investigators said.

    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)

       
       

      Risk of D.C. accumulation peaks tonight

      WEATHER GANG | With most of the region at or below freezing, slick spots on the road are a big concern through the morning.

      Local News

      Last of six victims’ bodies found
      after fire at Annapolis mansion

      Last of six victims’ bodies found <br>after fire at Annapolis mansion

      The recovery occurred after six days of combing the wreckage of the massive waterfront property.

      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.

      Ex-Va. governor McDonnell to remain free as corruption case is challenged

      Ex-Va. governor McDonnell to remain free as corruption case is challenged

      He was to start serving two years on Feb. 9, but an appeals court said he doesn’t pose a flight risk.

      How the mortgage meltdown hurt
      a rich black community

      How the mortgage meltdown hurt <br> a rich black community

      Fairwood, where the median household income was more than $170,000, epitomizes what was lost.

      How median income varies by Metro line and station across the region

      How median income varies by Metro line and station across the region

      WONKBLOG | The wealthiest households are along the Orange Line and the poorest along Green.

      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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      White House aims to change how doctors are paid

      White House aims to change how doctors are paid

      The move would tie fees for Medicare services more to the quality of care rather than quantity.

      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.

      You aren’t imagining it. You really are running through toilet paper faster.

      You aren’t imagining it. You really are running through toilet paper faster.

      WONKBLOG | A square isn’t square anymore, and other ways toilet paper rolls are shrinking.

      Sports

      NFL deserves blame for DeflateGate

      NFL deserves blame for DeflateGate

      The league has allowed the Patriots’ football controversy to linger at its own benefit.

      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

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

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

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

      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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