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Carol D. Leonnig
The security contractor was allowed on an elevator with the president Sept. 16, violating Secret Service protocols, three people familiar with the incident said.
Mark Berman, Brady Dennis and Elahe Izadi
Health officials were quick to tamp down hysteria, emphasizing that the U.S. is well equipped to halt the spread of a disease that has killed thousands in West Africa.
Students cross their hands in silent protest. (Getty)
Large parts of the city came to a standstill as residents swarmed the streets to protest Beijing’s iron grip over their government.
T. Rees Shapiro, Matt Zapotosky and Paul Duggan
Jesse L. Matthew Jr.’s past includes a playful persona in high school and an abrupt departure from college.
Morgan Harrington’s case is back in the spotlight after police said they have evidence linking both cases.
WEATHER GANG | Gray mornings followed by partly sunny afternoons are the story today and tomorrow.
Clinton is clearing her calendar to spend more time with her newborn granddaughter Charlotte.
A body found in a garage might be linked to a fatal car crash reported moments later just 2 miles away.
CHECKPOINT | The new site, which opens on Sunday, tells the story of veterans from every conflict.
Stories from all over
Living display in "Exhibit B." (Sofie Kniff)
Soraya Nadia McDonald
It was so real, the faces staring out. Too real and racist, some said.
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It took riches of about $1.4 billion to make the list, and candy firm owner Jacqueline Mars leads the pack.
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The subject lines might sound like lyrics to a moody ballad, but party strategists insist that they work.
WONKBLOG | The report’s radical takeaway: We should probably stop killing everything on Earth.
THE SWITCH | The odd decision to skip ahead could be a way to signal a clean break from Windows 8.
Kansas City treated its fans to a tense and dramatic comeback in the team’s first playoff game since 1985.
Julia Pierson’s crucial mistake.
The U.S. must tell China that a crackdown on protesters would have costs.
Post Live event: Cybersecurity Summit 2014
WEDNESDAY, 8:30 A.M.-NOON, ET | Rep. Mike Rogers, Alejandro Mayorkas of the Department of Homeland Security and DARPA director Arati Prabhakar join experts to discuss the next generation of cyber defense.
Lawmakers slam Secret Service director at hearing
Beer man dreams of Beltway World Series
A double-threat athlete
Secret Service scandals, in 60 seconds
The Iraqi comedy on the Islamic State
Scenes from pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong
A quest to capture conflict, beauty in Congo
Michael Brown's mother: 'They robbed my son of his future'
A Congo clinic at the center of the conflict
A birth announcement for baby Clinton Mezvinsky
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Sebastian Payne and Robert Costa
There isn’t a leader in the 2016 GOP presidential race, but Ted Cruz is gaining support from conservatives.
The often overlooked link between prison and unemployment.
COLUMN | They made the pact when they came back for a 50-year reunion and saw their record stood firm.
COLUMN | The uncertainty surrounding both quarterbacks raises a possibility worse than if one beats out the other.
Overall, sales in the region will slow for the remainder of the year.
Going Out Guide
After closing Steak + Ice, the owners introduce the classic Philly bite to their sandwich shops.
Al Kamen and Colby Itkowitz
IN THE LOOP | The Florida congressman has an ADT system, he says, so why doesn’t the White House?
Ariana Eunjung Cha
Those exposed to broad-spectrum antibiotics early in life, at zero to five months of age, had an 11 percent greater risk of becoming obese.
The violinist charmed a Union Station mob, seven years after his undercover L’Enfant Plaza stunt.
Jorge Rodríguez-Gerada’s monumental work pushes the boundaries of art and portraiture.
Michael A. Fletcher
WONKBLOG | Bill deBlasio expanded the city’s living-wage law, requiring certain businesses to pay $13.13 an hour.
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