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Obama picks Marine general to become next Joint Chiefs chairman
Lindsey Bever and Brian Murphy
Investigators searched Elton Simpson’s Phoenix apartment after, authorities said, he and his roommate, Nadir Soofi, opened fire at an event featuring cartoons of the Islamic prophet Muhammad.
Joseph Dunford Jr. is known for his time in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Courtney Love and Kurt Cobain in 1992. (HBO)
TV REVIEW | HBO’s artful “Montage of Heck” documentary gets the story right, but the subject remains elusive, and maybe always will.
For a brief period Monday afternoon, the cable news network created unease, then retracted the story.
The charity’s headquarters will move from the gentrifying 14th Street corridor to a poorer part of the city.
FEDERAL EYE | A new government report suggests that a little more recognition could go a long way.
The team said goodbye on Monday to five offensive players and eight who play on defense.
Drivers caught speeding will receive a warning during a 30-day trial period. After that, it’s ticket time.
Michael Alison Chandler
Kent Amos of Community Academy had been accused of diverting taxpayer funds for personal gain.
Here’s Carson’s take on Obamacare, homosexuality and more, in his own words.
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They question the environmental review process and are appealing a decision allowing the construction.
T. Rees Shapiro
Thomas Jefferson High senior Pooja Chandrashekar got into 14 colleges and plans to study bioengineering.
Those liquor-filled cupcakes can only be sold to people 21 and over and are capped at 5 percent alcohol.
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Ben Terris, Jenna Johnson and David A. Fahrenthold
They will be powerful new voices in the race, articulating much of the GOP’s frustrations with Clinton.
The SurveyMonkey CEO and husband of Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg was on vacation.
Griff Witte and Dan Balz
The two-party system that dominated the 20th century has collapsed, and no one knows what will replace it.
To make a point about HIV stigma, Vangardist says it mixed blood from HIV-positive donors with the ink.
Modesty is not among the Republican hopeful’s talents.
Health experts tell us to cut back on it, but there are evolutionary reasons why we want, and need, the mineral.
3 ways McDonald's is changing its menu
Why can't Avengers and X-Men team up?
Who is Pamela Geller?
Rise of the machine as movie villain
Who is Baltimore prosecutor Marilyn J. Mosby?
Date Lab: Missy and Pat
Two riots, 23 years apart: From Rodney King to Freddie Gray
Ben Carson in his own words
Mike Huckabee in his own words
Carly Fiorina in her own words
How women are making it big in small business
WASHINGTON POST LIVE | On Friday, SBA Administrator Maria Contreras-Sweet will join women business owners to talk about finding mentors and creating ideas. Register to attend.
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THE FIX | Other times, they do.
Matthew Kammer-Kerwick and Robert A. Peterson
Our economy needs more entrepreneurs. But tech startups aren’t the key.
While Baltimore smolders, a D.C. police lieutenant tries to build trust in church basement
The lack of hitting is concerning, but Doug Fister and the bullpen make one run stand up in New York.
After months of fits and starts, regulatory red tape and issues with contractors, the project takes shape just in time for summer.
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$20 DINER | Chef Frank Linn displays an obsessive focus at his Kensington pizzeria.
FEDERAL EYE | Government retirement and health programs would be slashed under a 10-year Republican spending plan.
Justin Wm. Moyer and Elahe Izadi
Officer Brian Moore died a day after suspect Demetrius Blackwell’s arraignment on attempted murder charges.
Karen Henson Jones was on the fast track when a heart attack derailed her ambition — and opened her eyes.
With percussion and winds, the ensemble played music infused with the beats of Latin American music.
Comcast says its subscribers for high-speed Internet have surpassed cable television customers for the first time.
WONKBLOG | China’s central bank is getting more creative as it tries to stop its economy from slowing down too much.
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