Speech has frayed U.S.-Israeli relations

The Israeli prime minister’s appearance is extraordinary, both for the expected content of the speech and the controversy that it has garnered since it was announced in January.

House to vote on legislation to fully fund DHS

The bill would not take aim at President Obama's executive actions on immigration, giving Democrats what they have long demanded and potentially enraging conservatives.

    Ex-CIA director Petraeus to plead guilty to misdemeanor

    The retired general will likely not face prison time in a plea deal related to the handling of classified materials.

    Clinton used private e-mail for government business

    The former secretary of state did not routinely preserve and turn over her
    e-mails for government records.

    Local News

    Snow and rain mix later today with temperatures hovering near freezing

    Snow and rain mix later today with temperatures hovering near freezing

    WEATHER GANG | The precipitation should develop between noon and 1 p.m. and get heavy around 3 p.m.

    Think spring: Cherry blossoms will
    hit peak bloom April 11-14

    Think spring: Cherry blossoms will <br>hit peak bloom April 11-14

    The timing, which is at the end of this year’s festival, is based on when 70 percent of trees should be in bloom.

    What is derailing public transit expansion in the D.C. area?

    What is derailing public transit expansion in the D.C. area?

    Arlington rejected a planned streetcar, and D.C. and Maryland could also scrap system blueprints.

    State Dept. official tried several times to solicit undercover officer for sex

    State Dept. official tried several times to solicit undercover officer for sex

    Daniel Rosen was caught by Fairfax police trying to meet someone he thought was a 14-year-old girl.

    Which place is really more
    dangerous: Anacostia or Kenya?

    Which place is really more <br>dangerous: Anacostia or Kenya?

    A U.S. official in Kenya told the New York Times going to the Southeast D.C. neighborhood is riskier.

    After five days with legal pot, D.C. poised to ban cannabis clubs

    After five days with legal pot, D.C. poised to ban cannabis clubs

    No clubs have formed, but Bowser wants to head a off gray market under a loophole in legalization.

    Morning Mix

    Stories from all over

    Convicted rapist Mukesh Singh. (AP)

    Convicted rapist Mukesh Singh. (AP)

    The chilling reason the Delhi bus gang-rapist blames his victim

    “A decent girl won’t roam around at nine o’clock at night,” he tells a filmmaker.

    Washington, D.C.’s lunch crowd is hungry for customized pizzas

    Washington, D.C.’s lunch crowd is hungry for customized pizzas

    Local chain &pizza received
    $10 million in venture capital funding to fuel its rapid expansion.

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    Shipping magnate foots the bill for Amal Clooney to represent Greece

    Shipping magnate foots the bill for Amal Clooney to represent Greece

    The cash-strapped Greek government gets help in its quest to recover the Elgin Marbles.

    Why Midwestern farmers want to eliminate Cuban trade sanctions

    Why Midwestern farmers want to eliminate Cuban trade sanctions

    Farm representatives rush to Cuba to push the idea of selling more food there — and to help Cuban farmers.

    How chocolate cake helped capture Mexico’s most-wanted drug lord

    How chocolate cake helped capture Mexico’s most-wanted drug lord

    Servando Gómez Martínez, who led the Knights Templar cartel, was arrested by Mexican police.

    Mystery paralysis in children is puzzling parents — and researchers

    Mystery paralysis in children is puzzling parents — and researchers

    Doctors believe it is linked to last year’s outbreak of enterovirus, but they haven’t proved a connection.

    Sports

    Virginia overcomes early scoring drought to beat Syracuse

    Virginia overcomes early scoring drought to beat Syracuse

    The Cavaliers managed only two points in the first 13-plus minutes before rallying to secure the outright ACC regular season title.

    Real Estate

    Downsizing tips for empty-nesters

    Downsizing tips for empty-nesters

    The first steps are to de-clutter your house and to think seriously about whether it can meet your needs as you age.

    Federal Government

    What to look for from Democrats during Bibi’s speech Tuesday

    What to look for from Democrats during Bibi’s speech Tuesday

    IN THE LOOP | Netanyahu’s speech Tuesday is dividing Democrats trying to figure out how to comport themselves.

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