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Griff Witte and Karla Adam
With polls showing a tight contest, the pro-breakaway nationalists and the status quo unionists made frenzied appeals.
The company is taking a hard new line as tech firms attempt to blunt allegations that they have too readily participated in government efforts to collect user data.
Spirit Airlines boasts extra-low fares but plentiful extra fees. (Getty)
Spirit Airlines — which charges extra for water, carry-on bags, even boarding passes — portrays the extreme in an industry rethinking every aspect of its business and what customers should pay for.
Mike DeBonis and Scott Clement
The Democratic nominee has a double-digit edge — and several vulnerabilities.
T. Rees Shapiro and Julie Zauzmer
Sophomore Hannah Graham,18, was last seen in Charlottesville in the early morning hours Saturday.
Ashkan Soltani and Craig Timberg
Experts are documenting the growing use of equipment that spoofs cell towers and allows surveillance.
Patton Boggs only recently merged with Squire Sanders amid a wave of losses of clients and employees.
WEATHER GANG | The next few days look downright lovely, especially the weekend.
The Takoma Park math teacher became just the third person in the show’s history to win the top prize.
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A dominant male chimp in Uganda. (Reuters)
Contrary to some theories, chimps are naturally brutal, not made that way by humans.
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The illness, enterovirus 68, can cause breathing difficulty and has now sickened children in 16 states.
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Ed O’Keefe and Paul Kane
The plan to counter the Islamic State includes training and arms for moderate Syrian rebels.
FACT CHECKER | Sen. Rand Paul said Sen. John McCain met with the terrorist group. He’s wrong.
In her book, “Soldier Girls,” Helen Thorpe has written a blunt account about military women.
The plot thickens, thanks to Republican Trey Gowdy.
The vice president’s day began by acknowledging a poor choice of words. But more missteps followed.
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'A day of rememberance' at Navy Yard
Spy vs. spy goes mobile
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What four key senators are saying about the Islamic State
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THE FIX | Key and Peele have Obama’s Anger Translator. We have Rubio’s Foreign Policy Translator.
Over time, I felt more and more alienated and ostracized by the institutional Church.
COLUMN | Opponents of D.C. statehood offer nothing more than flawed, phony objections.
A day after clinching the NL East title, the Nats opted for rest and fielded a lineup loaded with backups.
Ilyce R. Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Rent out the home and give yourself a year to decide whether to sell it.
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Mason jar flower arrangements? Let’s add bobbing for half-smokes and food truck taco Instagramming.
FEDERAL EYE | Ronald Walters, the highest-ranking official with the National Cemetery Administration, is a finalist for a prestigious management award.
She sought a full-time job -- and a better life for her 6-year-old son
Distinctive brands such as Saint Laurent, Prada and even Maison Martin Margiela have arrived here.
The new interactive show from innovative Dog & Pony DC wants to turn audiences into inventors.
Everything we know about the Blue Engine 4, Bezos’s big bet on spaceflight
WONKBLOG | Many oil and gas experts have warned that Scotland might not be quite as well off as nationalists are claiming.
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