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Sean Sullivan and Mike DeBonis
The House is working on a stopgap measure meant to avert a partial shutdown of Homeland Security but faces resistance from Democrats.
Cecilia Kang and Juliet Eilperin
The affinity between the White House and the tech industry has presented lucrative opportunities for staffers who leave for the private sector.
Theodore M. Hesburgh 1917-2015
Hesburgh, right, with President Eisenhower at Notre Dame in 1960. (AP)
He was considered one of the most important university leaders of the past century and wielded influence with U.S. presidents.
Aaron C. Davis
Muriel Bowser casts blame on a familiar bogeyman in D.C. politics: Maryland Rep. Andy Harris.
The Savage restaurant owner’s investigation began when a woman found a video camera in the room.
A. Camden Walker
WEATHER GANG | It won’t be as cold as last Friday, but cold enough to still feel like winter.
$20 DINER | Westfield Montgomery Mall’s revamped food court has several options that sputter or soar.
Erin C.J. Robertson
A-listers visiting the White House know they are important when they get to play with the top dogs.
GOING OUT GUIDE | Catch the D.C. bluegrass festival, 3 British bands and explore Mingering Mike’s works.
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Lupita Nyong'o at Academy Awards (EPA,Getty)
Soraya Nadia McDonald
Lupita Nyong’o’s show-stopping gown of pearls has been reported stolen from her hotel room.
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Earl Lloyd 1928-2015
He was surprised the Washington Capitols drafted him, as he saw the area as a “cradle of segregation.”
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Griff Witte and Daniela Deane
Families of the slain Islamic State hostages hope the killer will be caught alive and brought to justice.
THE FIX | The governor made a flawed comparison in a speech to conservative activists at CPAC.
Michelle Ye Hee Lee
FACT CHECKER | During her CPAC speech, Palin uttered an unreliable veteran suicide statistic.
Is it blue? Is it white? The dress was inescapable as tens of millions of people debated its true colors.
Scott Walker may have thought he was being clever, but his words have no place in politics.
An agency official was able to cancel a contract for a device some called a breakthrough, the report said.
STYLE BLOG | A guide to the glacially paced political story lines that don’t make much sense.
Chris Christie vs. Jeb Bush at CPAC
Leader of Mexican Knights Templar cartel captured
Former pop star Gary Glitter sentenced to 16 years
Llamas safe at home after wild chase in Arizona
‘Top Model’ contestant, 2 others killed
Meet the tea partier leading the Jeb Bush walk out at CPAC
How The Post identified 'Jihadi John'
How net neutrality affects you
The story of the man who became the face of the Islamic State
Reid: Terrorists have money, DHS needs funding
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Robert Costa, Matea Gold and Jose A. DelReal
Scott Walker touts his handling of union protesters, while Chris Christie calls Jeb Bush the pick of “elites.”
Daniel W. Drezner
The roiling debate over the color of the dress illustrates just how hard it is to agree on anything in world politics.
COLUMN | If pot is going to be mainstream, it shouldn’t be tough for a mom of two to find a party, right?
Washington’s top four defensemen trying to get through an entire season without missing a game.
Described in a 1935 Washington Post Real Estate section article as “homes ahead of their times,” this semi-detached duplex in the Brightwood neighborhood was revolutionary in that era.
Food & Drink
Not all locally roasted beans are alike, or even good. Learn how to find one that matches your tastes.
FEDERAL DIARY | IRS officials tell Congress about stark reductions in taxpayer services because of staff and budget cuts.
The shooter is believed to be among the dead, according to reports.
D.C.’s marijuana law offers many pitfalls for the cannabis connoisseur. The hardest part may be growing it.
A New York drummer has created music to accompany movies by the first African American filmmaker.
Conservatives convinced of a cover-up are demanding to see the full regulations now.
General Dynamics is lobbying to win a contract that has already been awarded--and that it didn’t bid on.
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