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Some Amtrak, MARC trains suspended
Lena H. Sun and Juliet Eilperin
Obama plans to announce that the U.S. military will take the lead in overseeing what has been a chaotic response to the worst Ebola outbreak in history.
The White House is preparing to introduce steps to phase out production of a coolant used in refrigerators and air conditioners.
For America’s poor, the security of public benefits can outweigh the risks of a job.
Navy Yard One year later
The USS America off the coast of Brazil in August. (Ricky Carioti/Post)
Aaron C. Davis
The continuing journey to get the USS America, a $2.8 billion ship, ready for commissioning remains harder without its top designer.
Past success as an underdog emboldens him to consider a run — possibly against Hillary Clinton.
In Atlanta, the Nationals topped their rivals the Braves again to drop the magic number to two.
For fans of the Nationals and O’s, dreams of making the playoffs have moved to buoyant inevitability.
Sen. Tom Coburn (R-Okla.) called the whole exercise a waste of time and then left after just 30 minutes.
At least 1,000 homes and 3 military bases in D.C. will be threatened as sea levels rise, a report has found.
Change the Mascot says Dan Snyder is “guilty of conduct detrimental” to the entire league.
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Islamic State handout photo. (AP)
The slick “Dabik” magazine is filled with grisly images and promises of more to come.
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Lonnae O’Neal Parker
Pieces by African American artists will be showcased at the National Museum of African Art.
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Ed O’Keefe and Anne Gearan
Congress is expected to soon approve training and equipping rebels battling the Islamic State.
New study shows people prefer the smell of those who vote like they do.
CIVILITIES | Keeping your children at the forefront is a good idea as you choose your answer.
Life’s milestones are becoming harder for young adults to grasp.
Rising sea levels place D.C. at risk
Miss America dips toe into future as reign begins
USS America: Where Navy Yard shooting victim's legacy lives
Players have a ball with bubble soccer
Hillary Clinton at Harkin Steak Fry: 'I'm baaaaack!'
The aerial dance of photographing fighter jets
Parties You Missed: Princess Di's former chief of staff gets warm DMV welcome
A brief history of controversial Urban Outfitters products
As Ebola death toll rises, Liberians find solace through faith
Not just new glasses: Meet Rick Perry 2.0
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David Nakamura and Juliet Eilperin
Public doubts are increasing about the president’s response to crises in the Middle East, Africa and Ukraine.
Seeing Janay Rice get punched out revealed more than Rihanna’s battered, yet static, image ever could.
COLUMN | The number of women in jail is soaring, and many inmates have suffered abuse.
Also Georgetown home sells for $510,000 above list price.
Going Out Guide
See the U.S. Army Field Band's Soldiers' Chorus or celebrate H Street at its annual festival.
FEDERAL EYE | The field office, the second-largest in the FBI, manages the Syria portfolio.
Janice Lynch Schuster
Along with aches and pains, the disease raises difficult questions when symptoms won’t go away.
How did the performers and the new judge fare on the first night of Season 19?
South Africa’s Isango Ensemble (making its U.S. debut) beautifully remolds the Western work.
INNOVATIONS | Xeros uses a fraction of the water of a traditional washer, relying instead on beads.
People who aren’t careful when they make the change can face steep fees for missed payments, money transfers and overdrafts.
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