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“Dark money” organizations didn’t just pour money into high-profile races. Millions were also spent on dozens of lesser-known House races on both sides of the political spectrum.
WONKBLOG | The decline in price reflects booming U.S. and world production combined with improving automobile fuel efficiency standards.
Capitol Hill police inspect the scene after Miriam Carey was killed. (AP)
She drove to D.C. from Connecticut with her baby daughter in the back seat. A U-turn at a White House checkpoint led to her being killed — and left a slew of unanswered questions.
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The tweet wished the team’s followers a “Happy Thanksgiving” — under the Indian head logo.
Some retailers have opted out of Black Friday events because it’s “simply not worth it” to compete.
A Virginia man didn’t want to spend Thanksgiving alone, and wound up creating a whole community.
Aaron C. Davis
The retailer drew three days of protests over wages and benefits at its new stores in the District.
A horse-drawn wagon hauled the White House Christmas tree up the driveway Friday morning.
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As expected, the former Baltimore Ravens running back is able to play again, if a team picks him up.
Retailers now spread the deals out for weeks instead of just focusing their efforts on the one day sale.
As more women go public with accusations, more institutions are taking a step back.
NATO said it was tracking the four ships and said the military exercises were not viewed as hostile.
The recriminations are natural but counterproductive.
Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos is a key figure as HBO and others step into the streaming arena.
REVIEW | Premarital test-drives by Americans and foreigners make “90 Day Fiance” a reality TV gem.
Protesters target Black Friday sales in Ferguson
French Riviera flash floods kill four
Christmas tree arrives at White House
Pope urges religious tolerance in Turkey
Brazilian soccer star Pele being treated for infection
Austin police kill man suspected of firing at federal courthouse
New York shoppers kick off Black Friday
Mexico makes police overhaul pledge
Cricket mourns Australian player’s death
Pope in Turkey to meet with Muslim leaders
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Rosalind S. Helderman and Philip Rucker
For a $300,000 speech at UCLA, Clinton reps made many demands about the stage and green-room.
Benefiting from white privilege is automatic. Defending white privilege is a choice.
COLUMN | “Chocolate City” has given way to the Two Washingtons and worsening disparities.
Twenty-five years before teaming up in Washington, Paul Pierce and Andre Miller dominated a YMCA league.
The 1794 home is one of the oldest residential buildings in Washington.
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GOING OUT GUIDE | This is how you can spend tonight, Thursday and Friday out of the house.
President Obama’s action may inspire greater effort to prey on those seeking legal status.
Why many undocumented immigrants will have a hard time proving they’ve meet standards set up by Obama’s immigration measure.
A phenomenon poses an existential question: If a luxury bag is unwrapped in private, does its value decrease?
In her many books, P.D. James showed a gritty mastery of the crime genre and of human nature.
COLUMN | Hypocrisy and half-truths mar the discussion over the principle of equal treatment of content on the Internet.
A renewed plunge in oil prices is a worrying sign of weakness in the global economy that could shake governments dependent on oil revenues.
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