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Investigators searched Elton Simpson’s Phoenix apartment after, authorities said, he and his roommate Nadir Soofi opened fire late Sunday in Texas outside an event featuring cartoons of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.
Pamela Geller recently sponsored an anti-Muslim ad campaign.
Carson, Fiorina announced their bid for president today. (Reuters, Getty)
David A. Fahrenthold
They will be powerful new voices in the race because they can articulate many Republicans’ frustrations with Clinton. The hard part will be when they want to be more than just a voice.
Lynh Bui and Peter Hermann
A news crew and a witness reported seeing a shooting, but the network later corrected the report.
The charity’s headquarters will move from the gentrifying 14th Street corridor to a poorer part of the city.
Drivers caught speeding will receive a warning during a 30-day trial period. After that, it’s ticket time.
Crews continue work to shore up the structure, while officials have yet to determine what caused the collapse.
FEDERAL EYE | A new government report suggests that a little more recognition could go a long way.
Michael Alison Chandler
Kent Amos of Community Academy had been accused of diverting taxpayer funds for personal gain.
Baltimore’s chief prosecutor is just 35 years old and has been on the job for less than four months.
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Q&A TRANSCRIPT | “Dr. Gridlock” took your questions (and gripes) on traffic, transit and commuting.
T. Rees Shapiro
Thomas Jefferson High senior Pooja Chandrashekar got into 14 colleges and plans to study bioengineering.
Oris Marla Romash a seasoned political consultant who does a little baking on the side?
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Steven Mufson and Juliet Eilperin
The president’s early ambitions for American cities have not been realized, despite enormous efforts.
The world’s biggest burger chain is trying to end its sales slump, and no cost or burger is safe.
Tom Hamburger, Rosalind S. Helderman and Anu Narayanswamy
As Hillary Clinton runs for president, her husband’s friendship with a mining magnate faces scrutiny.
Modesty is not among the Republican hopeful’s talents.
New princess named Charlotte Elizabeth Diana
Aid reaches more remote parts of Nepal
Baltimore lifts imposed curfew
Gunmen dead after attack at cartoon contest
Md. governor calls for day of prayer, reconciliation
London still abuzz over birth of royal princess
Italy says nearly 3,700 boat migrants rescued
Nigeria brings rescued women, children to refugee camp
Suspect in shooting of NYPD officer in custody
Man pepper-sprayed, detained in Baltimore
How women are making it big in small business
WASHINGTON POST LIVE | On May 8, SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet will join women business owners to talk about finding mentors and creating ideas. Register to attend.
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THE FIX | Other times, they do.
Matthew Kammer-Kerwick and Robert A. Peterson
Our economy needs more entrepreneurs. But tech startups aren’t the key.
While Baltimore smolders, a D.C. police lieutenant tries to build trust in church basement
The lack of hitting is concerning, but Doug Fister and the bullpen make one run stand up in New York.
After months of fits and starts, regulatory red tape and issues with contractors, the project takes shape just in time for summer.
Food & Drink
$20 DINER | Chef Frank Linn displays an obsessive focus at his Kensington pizzeria.
FEDERAL EYE | Government retirement and health programs would be slashed under a 10-year Republican spending plan.
Justin Wm. Moyer and Elahe Izadi
Officer Brian Moore died a day after suspect Demetrius Blackwell’s arraignment on attempted murder charges.
Karen Henson Jones was on the fast track when a heart attack derailed her ambition — and opened her eyes.
With percussion and winds, the ensemble played music infused with the beats of Latin American music.
Someone who’s not Carly Fiorina bought CarlyFiorina.org to slam her record at HP
WONKBLOG | China’s central bank is getting more creative as it tries to stop its economy from slowing down too much.
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