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Jerry Markon and Peter Hermann
With police-community relations already strained by nationwide protests, New York’s mayor faces intense criticism amid concerns about more anti-police violence.
New York’s mayor and police department have had a contentious relationship since his 2013 campaign.
The FAA gave six filmmakers permission to fly drones. (Aerial MOB, LLC)
Senior FAA officials did not heed objections from some of its safety inspectors, who said after a formal review that the filmmakers’ plans were too risky. The warning turned out to be prescient.
D.C. Mayor Gray reflects on his successes and struggles under the cloud of a federal investigation.
WEATHER GANG | We’re socked in with a cold rain today that will last until about midnight.
The school recruited ex- Howard Co. executive Ken Ulman to transform it into a start-up hub.
Fairfax Co. and the waste company building the site are in a standoff over insurance terms.
COUCH SLOUCH | Since buying the Redskins in 1999, the owner has made one mistake after another.
Aaron C. Davis
With shelters at capacity or filling fast, organizers warn more must be done to address the growing need.
GRIDLOCK | But, 15 years after the conversation started, commuters are still trying to figure them out.
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Posters for The Interview before it was cancelled. (AFP)
Soraya Nadia McDonald
“It will be distributed,” says Sony lawyer.
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Gov. Chris Christie is quick to rile. (AP)
David A. Fahrenthold
The activists hope to steal attention, or undermine the Republican’s prospects in 2016. Some, though, say being berated by the governor changed their lives.
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Obama’s new approach reflects a conclusion that instability is not in the United States’ best interests.
WONKBLOG | Research has begun to confirm that children of unmarried moms face more obstacles in life.
No superstar has managed to turn a seasonal hit into an evergreen classic since Mariah Carey in 1994.
WEATHER GANG | The good news is we’re looking at mainly rain and wind rather than snow or ice.
Robert J. Samuelson
The Sony Pictures debacle highlights our growing vulnerability.
Congress should act on the mistreatment of incarcerated youth.
The issue is a natural for the sport born on frozen ponds, the league commissioner said.
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That time Gov. Chris Christie yelled at me
Cuban-Americans in Miami split on policy change
FAA approves drones despite warnings
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What do Democrats and Republicans really think of each other?
Redskins defeat Eagles with key plays in the final seconds
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Sally Yates, the U.S. attorney in Atlanta is expected to be Obama’s pick for deputy attorney general.
The shift toward late motherhood is often seen as novel liberation from the biological clock. Don’t believe it.
COLUMN | The taxi chief upgraded cabs and gave drivers a chance to compete with Uber.
A victory would have cemented Washington’s best start in franchise history. Instead, a poor shooting night helped Phoenix pull out the win.
Ilyce R. Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Get three agents to do a competitive market analysis of your home and pick the best one.
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Going Out Guide staff
Catch classic holiday movies, rock out to ’90s hits at the 9:30 Club or head to the opera house.
FEDERAL DIARY | Should U.S. development agency use workers for secret projects that are illegal in Cuba?
Some highlights from a year of books by funny people, including Poehler, Amram and Mandvi.
The tech giant is turbo-charging its same-day delivery program, starting in Manhattan.
PART 6 | An exceptional economy has been lost because Americans stopped doing exceptional work.
Dr. Simpson, 102, helped devise the Saffir-Simpson scale used to prepare the public for oncoming storms.
Washington suburbs add fewer jobs than the nation’s capital, which accounts for about half the growth.
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