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The divergence of views between the two countries over how to handle the Islamic State threat in Syria has laid bare the fault lines of an increasingly fragile, but still strategically vital, diplomatic relationship.
Ylan Q. Mui
As the Federal Reserve ends its $13 trillion bond-buying program, a thorny question looms: when to raise interest rates after six years of easy money.
The Giants celebrate their 3-2 victory and another World Series title. (Getty)
San Francisco’s Madison Baumgarner pitched the final five innings for his third win of the Series in the 3-2 victory over Kansas City.
Anthony Brown has been praised for his work as lieutenant governor, but most of it was behind the scenes.
WEATHER GANG | Trick-or-treaters could face rain. Then window-rattling cold wind will arrive.
Ashley Halsey III
Crews are tracking down metal caps that can cause guardrails to spear cars. The flaw is linked to 5 deaths.
Remembering Ben Bradlee
Washington’s most famous hostess gathered about 800 people to bid her husband farewell.
The health system swung into high gear when a traveler. who was later cleared, reported a symptom.
Ralph Bolen heads to sit on his stoop. (E. Hockstein for Post)
Ralph Bolen’s Dupont Circle friends raised enough money to renovate his co-op so he could return after four years in a hospital and nursing home.
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Left: Amelia Earhart. Right: Leaving Honolulu in 1937. (AP)
The mysterious piece of metal that may reveal an aviator’s fate.
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Short-handed Washington ran out of gas in the fourth quarter and fell prey to the Miami Heat.
Learn when to give your body (and the people around you) a break.
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The unusual incidents over the last two days included finding Russian bombers as far afield as Portugal.
Cook acknowledges his sexuality in an essay for Bloomberg Businessweek.
She said that Maine is being too restrictive, but history has indicated courts may not be on her side.
Roberto A. Ferdman
WONKBLOG | Wow Air is going to go where other ultra-low-cost carriers haven’t: across the Atlantic.
George F. Will
David Perdue’s rival in Georgia has made the race about his business.
Candidates and voters seem to realize that hyperpartisanship no longer works.
The view from One World Trade Center
Friends and colleagues remember Ben Bradlee
Life cycle of candy corn
Behind the scenes with outside groups in N.C.
Recent unmanned launch failures
Haunting the neighbors — it's a family affair
Making Halloween less scary | On Parenting
How to prepare winter squash | Food Hacks
Fantasy Minute: Brady helps boost LaFell to WR1
Commute like George Jetson
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Tea-party-backed candidates are expected to win seats — and to challenge Speaker John Boehner.
Andre M. Perry and Randi Weingarten
Research shows that more funding improves academic achievement, especially for the poorest students.
Jonetta Rose Barras
Who can work for the District as a whole should drive voters’ choices.
Repair any problems with the grounds and take exterior photos before winter sets in.
Going Out Guide
Last-minute Halloween plans for ghouls of all ages include costume contests, happy hours and dancing.
Al Kamen and Colby Itkowitz
IN THE LOOP | A D.C. law firm is hard at work anticipating your dread-disease quandries. Just in case.
A federal judge found an intelligence official and a hot-rod mechanic guilty on conspiracy charges.
TV REVIEW | Discovery put two U.S. senators on an island for a week. It went about as well as you’d expect.
For the Virginia festival, expectations are high to beat success of first year and create a unique identity.
Thousands have marched and even taken to throwing old computers at government buildings.
WONKBLOG | The Fed said that the economy is expanding at a “moderate” pace and described recent gains in hiring as “strong.”
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