Anti-American sentiment wanes in Pakistan

After years of tension over U.S. foreign policy, there has been a broad shift as Pakistanis have started looking closer to home for the causes of, and answers to, their country’s woes.

    Islamic State claims its ‘soldiers’ attacked in Texas

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    Shadows across Central Park before and after development. (Municipal Art Society of New York)

    As N.Y.’s luxury buildings get taller, Central Park will see less sunlight

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    Local News

    A life cut tragically short: High school senior killed hours before prom

    A life cut tragically short: High school senior killed hours before prom

    Weekend crash leaves relatives and Howard High School friends mourning 18-year-old Garrett Bonin.

    Va. delegation takes on the rest of Congress over Reagan National flights

    Va. delegation takes on the rest of Congress over Reagan National flights

    The delegation will fight any effort to tinker with operations at the airport, but they face major opposition.

    Fox News erroneously reports that police in Baltimore shot man

    Fox News erroneously reports that police in Baltimore shot man

    For a brief period Monday afternoon, the cable news network created unease, then retracted the story.

    R.I.P., Meskerem: How the Ethio­pian restaurant shaped Adams Morgan

    R.I.P., Meskerem: How the Ethio­pian restaurant shaped Adams Morgan

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    Why House cafeteria workers are paid better than Senate cafeteria workers

    Why House cafeteria workers are paid better than Senate cafeteria workers

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    Where to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

    Where to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

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    Five numbers that show how insane this Wizards playoff success has been

    Five numbers that show how insane this Wizards playoff success has been

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    Who was Valerie Jarrett’s mystery date to the White House state dinner?

    Who was Valerie Jarrett’s mystery date to the White House state dinner?

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    Clinton to urge ‘full and equal path to citizenship’ for the undocumented

    Clinton to urge ‘full and equal path to citizenship’ for the undocumented

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    Obama picks Marine general as next chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff

    Obama picks Marine general as next chairman of Joint Chiefs of Staff

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    Huckabee launches his second bid for Republican presidential nomination

    Huckabee launches his second bid for Republican presidential nomination

    The former Arkansas governor faces a crowded field of well-funded credible conservative contenders.

    4 Pinocchios for Warren’s $26 billion claim on cost of auto dealer markups

    4 Pinocchios for Warren’s $26 billion claim on cost of auto dealer markups

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    Pass the salt, please. It’s good for you.

    Pass the salt, please. It’s good for you.

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    The science behind the best
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    Sports

    Capitals blank Rangers in Game 3

    Capitals blank Rangers in Game 3

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    Federal Government

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    GOP targets federal workers, again

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    National

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    Business

    A silver lining for retirement savers

    A silver lining for retirement savers

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