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The Islamic State militant who is seen apparently killing journalist Steven Sotloff denounced President Obama, saying, “I’m back, Obama, and I’m back because of your arrogant foreign policy.”
Rosalind S. Helderman and Matt Zapotosky
In a victory for prosecutors, the judge told jurors to use a broader definition of “official act” in weighing the charges.
North Korea likes to show off the Munsu water park in Pyongyang. (Post)
For the first time since 2008, a visitor to Pyongyang finds BMWs, Audis and glittering new luxury apartment towers.
The longtime partner of John Geer and his family, frustrated by a lack of information, want “to get answers.”
T. Rees Shapiro and Michael Alison Chandler
The newest — and tallest — school in Fairfax County is a former office complex in Baileys Crossroads.
Peter Hermann and Aaron C. Davis
But communication lapses between agencies are cited in the report on the missing girl feared dead.
Considered hotbeds of bad behavior, some District alleys are now centers of communal whimsy.
Craig Timberg, Chico Harlan and Peter Whoriskey
Reagan administration official Frederick J. Ryan Jr. was part of the founding leadership team of Politico.
Frederick J. Ryan Jr. is a former Reagan administration official who was part of Politico’s founding team.
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COLUMN | If critics give Robert Griffin III some space, he just might reclaim his star power here.
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The girl’s mother told police that the 9-year-old said after firing it that the gun had hurt her shoulder.
THE SWITCH | Hackers zeroed in on passwords and security questions in a targeted attack, Apple said.
GOVBEAT | Arkansas is one of 10 states with dry counties, but voters will get a chance to change that.
Americans would worry less if the president worried more.
Kiev deserves support from NATO countries even if it’s not part of the alliance.
Jury starts deliberations in McDonnell trial
Apple’s iCloud not to blame for celebrity hackings
White House: Thoughts, prayers with Sotloff family
Closing of Atlantic City’s Revel casino is sign of the times
Justin Bieber faces new assault charges in Canada
Pentagon briefs on Iraq, Islamic State and Somali strikes
Chris Brown pleads guilty to D.C. assault charge
Detroit's bankruptcy trial begins
Pakistan protesters vow to stay put
Police display Peru’s biggest drug haul
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The names Pat Roberts and Sean Parnell weren’t mentioned much at the start of the election cycle.
By 7, I was cooking for my family and taking care of my brothers and sisters.
COLUMN | State lawmakers are silent when it comes to unregulated day cares, putting kids in danger.
Hosting players prepare favorite dishes to feed visiting countrymen in opposing clubhouses.
The Web has converted browsers into buyers.
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GOING OUT GUIDE | Catch a science fiction film festival or rock at Sneaker Pimps.
ON LEADERSHIP | In new Gallup research, less than half of full-time employees say they work a standard 40-hour week.
A judge must decide whether a teen Jehovah’s Witness should be forced to have a blood transfusion.
FEDERAL EYE | With 75 percent of lesbians overweight or obese, the study is “of high public-health significance,” according to a project summary.
GOVBEAT | GOVBEAT | Arkansas is one of 10 states with dry counties, but voters will get a chance to change that.
Are foreign multinationals being subject to government takedowns to clear way for domestic companies?
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