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Sudarsan Raghavan, Ruth Eglash and Daniela Deane
In an emergency midnight meeting, the U.N. Security Council called for an immediate cease-fire to the devastating three-week-old Gaza war.
Carol Morello and Karen DeYoung
As fighting continues in eastern Ukraine, surveillance images allegedly show that Russia has acted to support the rebels.
U.S.-authorized arms are flowing in, but the rebels have lost ground recently to government forces and extremists.
Rriders stream into new Wiehle-Reston East Metro stop on Saturday. (Post)
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Julie Zauzmer and Ann E. Marimow
Residents are now permitted to carry registered pistols in public, officers are told.
Michael S. Rosenwald
The company is taking its manufacturing to Tennessee, costing Prince George’s 160 jobs.
T. Rees Shapiro
More than 1,200 students, alumni and parents with links to Freeman High School support “Rebel Man.”
A Dunbar High School graduate talks about the challenges of traversing two sides of D.C.
WEATHER GANG | After some possible showers today, the week with see sunshine and low humidity.
A proposal for more studio units likely will be shelved, leaving the county in search of answers.
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Dr. Kent Brantly treats Ebola patient. (AP)
Christian aid workers fall victim to Africa’s worst-ever outbreak.
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Ralph S. Northam is the latest politician toiling in relative obscurity for a chance to become governor.
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An unexpected budget shortfall could mar the Republican governor’s political success story.
Those injured at Venice Beach were either in or near the water, the Los Angeles Fire Department said.
The economic powerhouse is counting on foreigners to offset the dangers of a shrinking population.
Frances Stead Sellers
Unless the Senate acts before its August recess, some Foreign Service families will stay stateside.
Zoos are desperately trying to restock their populations by freezing DNA in semen, a tricky business.
Jacob J. Lew
Simple reform could keep U.S. corporations from moving their tax homes overseas.
A Texas university’s affirmative action program is a careful effort to ensure diversity.
COLUMN | Benny Johnson violated a rule even high-schoolers know: Give credit for the work of others.
Foreigners evacuated amid Libya violence
Hamas accepts 24-hour humanitarian cease-fire
Violent clashes break out between Libyan militias
Baseball Hall of Fame welcomes new inductees
Anti-immigration protesters rally in Boston
Thousands protest against Gaza conflict in Tel Aviv
Militants release video claiming to show American suicide bomber in Syria
Congressman mistakes U.S. officials for Indian government representatives
Protesters across Europe denounce Israel's Gaza offensive
Man injured at ‘The Great Bull Run’ in California
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With four days until recess, the overhaul would allow for more health-care workers to be hired.
The United States keeps making the same mistake.
COLUMN | D.C. region needs to ante up for rail cars for Metro, and add at least one Potomac crossing to relieve traffic
As Thursday’s non-waiver trade deadline approaches, Barry Svrluga looks at the needs and potential solutions for all 17 postseason contenders.
HOUSE OF THE WEEK | The wedge-shaped flatiron house in NW is listed for $1.25 million.
Going Out Guide
The Going Out Guide recommends free or low-cost things to do this week.
An evidentiary hearing begins Monday in D.C. Superior Court over the proposed breakup plan.
Johnny Gutierrez is subpoenaed to appear before House Oversight panel Tuesday.
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The Food Network in the Kitchen app lets you search dishes by Bobby Flay, Giada De Laurentiis and more.
Tysons already has a city’s worth of office space, shopping and jobs. Until recently, it hardly had any people.
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