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Poll: Clinton ahead of field,
but image erodes

The Post-ABC News poll shows Hillary Clinton dominating the Democratic nomination contest. No front-runner has emerged for the Republicans.

ISIS launches offensive that could reshape Syria battle

The assault opened a new front and underscored the militants’ capacity to catch their enemies off guard.

A person is rescued from the Yangtze River in Hubei Province. (AP)

Hundreds remain missing after
ship sinks in China’s Yangtze River

Crew members said the vessel carrying more than 400 passengers, many of them tourists, got caught in a cyclone.

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At 11th hour, D.C. United considers ditching Washington for Virginia

At 11th hour, D.C. United considers ditching Washington for Virginia

Despite a nearly finalized stadium deal, the soccer team is receptive to a pitch from the Va. governor.

As Redskins remove more seats, for some fans, it’s ‘more fun’ to stay home

As Redskins remove more seats, for some fans, it’s ‘more fun’ to stay home

The trend toward smaller NFL stadiums reflects a changing market — and the team’s poor recent play.

Is the 3-year-old found dead on a park swing a case of dad discrimination?

Is the 3-year-old found dead on a park swing a case of dad discrimination?

COLUMN | Ji’Aire Lee’s death came 11 days after a custody agreement that left him with his troubled mother.

What Metro could learn from London

What Metro could learn from London

COLUMN | Metro train signs in Washington are confusing. The Brits show how things can be better.

Racing Teddy helps man propose, and plans to stick around for the wedding

Racing Teddy helps man propose, and plans to stick around for the wedding

SPORTS BOG | For two Nationals fans, the mascot has been a critical part of their engagement experience.

A friend of mine is so unbelievably needy that I just can’t take it anymore

A friend of mine is so unbelievably needy that I just can’t take it anymore

EXPRESS | Dr. Andrea advises a reader on a friend who will often “exploit” her generosity.

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Video shows assistant pastor pushing trooper before fatal shooting in Okla.

Video shows assistant pastor pushing trooper before fatal shooting in Okla.

What was supposed to be a roadside rescue quickly escalated into a fatal altercation.

‘Paradigm change’ could mean faster access to more effective cancer drugs

‘Paradigm change’ could mean faster access to more effective cancer drugs

The National Cancer Institute will test treatments based on tumors’ genetic mutations.

How Europe’s climate policies
led to more U.S. trees being cut down

How Europe’s climate policies <br> led to more U.S. trees being cut down

The push for wood pellets as fuel spurs more logging, amid doubts about environmental benefits.

S. African park where U.S. tourist was killed by a lion is ‘operating as usual’

S. African park where U.S. tourist was killed by a lion is ‘operating as usual’

“The park is not closed and it is not closing,” an official said one day after a lion mauled a visitor to death.

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Justices reject conviction for Facebook posts

Justices reject conviction for Facebook posts

The Supreme Court protected some perceived threats on Facebook, holding that prosecutors must prove they were intended as threats.

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