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Karoun Demirjian and Michael Birnbaum
The conflict is escalating after Russia sent aid convoy over the border without permission from Ukraine.
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Screengrab of an execution video released by the Islamic State,
The Islamist militants performed mock executions on U.S. journalist James Foley, one of which was reportedly a “crucifixion.“
The newspaper’s editorial board calls the team’s name a “slur.” News stories will continue to use it.
The owl’s body was found on the shoulder of a Minnesota highway, not far from where he was released.
COLUMN | Pay attention, Nationals fans. This doesn’t happen every decade, even every generation.
LIVE Q&A | The Post’s advice columnist answers questions about the strange train we call life.
Here's a slow-motion look at Iuliia Mykhailova’s hardest moves for Cirque du Soleil's Amaluna show.
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See Miranda Lambert in concert, visit the Renaissance Festival or celebrate Bao Bao’s first birthday.
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Gaza gunmen lined up 7 suspects behind a mosque and shot them after midday prayers.
DeNeen L. Brown
Unlike their elders, young protesters challenge authority and fuel their rage through social media.
Tuan C. Nguyen
INNOVATIONS | Here are 10 clever variations on items many of us use every day.
The Post’s editorial board will no longer use the insulting nickname.
Four decades after its discovery, another explorer ventured into the Yucatan jungle to find Lagunita.
Remains of MH17 victims arrive in Malaysia
Oklahoma policeman accused of sex assaults on duty
Miley Cyrus show banned in Dominican Republic
Russian aid convoy arrives in Ukraine
Michael Brown's mother: ‘He was just tall, big, and black’
Mission to rescue James Foley in Syria failed
American Ebola patients released from hospital
Holder discusses personal connection to Ferguson
Firefighters injured in ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Three Hamas commanders killed by Israeli airstrike
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THE FIX | Cabinet secretaries, government watchdogs and government agencies have all been accused of legal violations in the past 30 years.
Michael R. Strain
There’s a smart way and a dumb way to fix the nation’s broken stuff
COLUMN | One family’s experiences highlight how necessary U.S. protection is for refugees.
REDSKINS BLOG | The preseason rolls on for the Washington Redskins, and on Saturday, they face the Baltimore Ravens at M&T Bank Stadium in a game that for the starters will likely serve as the final dress rehearsal for the regular season.
Foreclosure and short sale veterans from 2007-13 are expected to make 10 percent of U.S. home buys in 2014.
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Use this if you’re bound for the D.C.-born music event Saturday at RFK’s festival grounds.
Bethonie Butler and Jessica Stahl
Two Post staffers -- one who never misses a beat, the other who is lightning on her feet -- debate the latest from Taylor Swift.
Qui Nguyen’s play at Rorschach Theatre envelops us in the world of Dungeons & Dragons.
FEDERAL EYE | The missive comes a week after the Washington Post reported that some patent examiners repeatedly lied about their hours.
THE FIX | Gallup shows the state ranks 49th out of 50 in how residents perceive race relations.
It’s a good cause, but we don’t blame you for feeling overwhelmed.
Ylan Q. Mui
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