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Officials: Dry Christmas tree likely fueled Md. mansion fire that killed 6
William Booth and Hugh Naylor
The fighting marked one of the most serious flare-ups of violence in the area since a war in 2006.
As the attorney general nominee’s confirmation hearing begins, Sen. Grassley blasts Eric Holder.
Barack and Michelle Obama in a receiving line in Saudi Arabia. (AP)
THE FIX | In a country where women can’t drive, Obama gets high marks for her “fashion diplomacy” by not covering her head.
In testimony given days before she committed suicide, the Fairfax County woman said she was beaten, choked, raped and bound.
The former career Blue Jay will likely fill Tyler Clippard’s old spot in the eighth inning.
THE FIX | “The Daily Show” saw a valuable lesson to be learned.
School leaders were told they didn’t consider enough alternatives or publicly explain plans.
Q&A TRANSCRIPT | The Post’s dining critic weighs in on your questions about eating in D.C.
WEATHER GANG | Thursday afternoon or evening could bring snow, and Sunday could, too.
One of the featured cars at the Washington Auto Show is a GM Futurliner that toured the U.S. in the 1950s.
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He nearly didn’t play, though not for the official reason listed, then led the Wizards to a comeback win.
FANCY STATS | Sorry, fans, next year is not the year: ESPN just ranked Washington dead last.
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An investigation into Saja al-Dulaimi shows how some women are taking bigger roles in militant groups.
THE FIX | In the culture warrior’s new book, he expresses “shock” that the fairer sex has a filthy mouth.
Michelle Ye Hee Lee
FACT CHECKER | Santorum’s figures incited “wows” from crowd, but they do not tell the full story.
Centuries after the invention of the scientific method, researchers are recalibrating their requirements.
Republicans used her in 2008 and then tossed her aside.
After two failed stints in the NFL, the coach has risen to the top of the sport in Seattle by doing it “his way.”
Super Bowl ads expected to be less racy
Oyelowo: Cumberbatch meant nothing negative
Israel, Hezbollah trade fire across border
North Korean sanctions will remain intact
Libya assesses deadly hotel attack
‘Google Fiber’ headed to four southern cities
Drug trafficking twins receive reduced sentences
Spielberg helps commemorate Auschwitz victims
Seahawks’ Wilson: Super Bowl ‘means a lot more' this year
Pentagon: Bergdahl reports ‘patently false’
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Sean Sullivan and Anne Gearan
Despite the strategy’s failure in 2014, Democrats think the criticism could work in a presidential election year.
A church established in Nazi headquarters at Birkenau is inappropriate and misleading.
COLUMN | The Disneyland measles outbreak is the result of discredited research linking vaccines to autism.
NATIONALS JOURNAL | The former career Blue Jay will likely fill Tyler Clippard’s old spot in the eighth inning.
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The Chicago transplant promises 120 taps at its massive bar, which will be the “altar” of the American restaurant.
FEDERAL DIARY | Lawmakers unanimously vote to give disabled vets increased leave but are haunted by partisanship.
WEATHER GANG | Wind gusts peaked at 78 mph on Nantucket, but the island reported sustained gusts above 50 mph for nearly 24 hours.
It would be 40,000 square feet in the future “Olympicopolis” cultural center in the city’s Olympic Park.
An exhibit at the National Building Museum offers a glimpse into the ideology behind building design.
Consumers can’t just go out and buy a 3D printer to make dinner tonight, but change is on the way.
Michael A. Fletcher
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