Dulles struggles as traffic shifts to Reagan National

Sometime next year, more passengers will travel through Reagan National than Dulles — an airport 14 times National’s size. Airports officials worry that the shift could cause serious economic and safety problems for the area.

    In Crimea, old ways fade
    as Russia takes hold

    The language has vanished from schools, the Ukrainian Orthodox Church is under attack and Russian laws are taking hold. Ukranians are worried that they’re next.

    Robert Griffin III watches the final minutes the 17-13 loss to the 49ers. (Post)

    He was destined to save the Redskins. Now the RGIII era appears to be over.

    Coach Jay Gruden’s move to bench Robert Griffin III was seen as a stunning decision from which there is no turning back.

    Local News

    Prince George’s schools under fire after private employee data leaked

    Prince George’s schools under fire after private employee data leaked

    More than 10,000 worker’s names, Social Security numbers and birth dates were compromised.

    A chilly Thanksgiving, with a
    slight chance of rain or snow

    A chilly Thanksgiving, with a <br>slight chance of rain or snow

    WEATHER GANG | Daytime temps should remain above freezing, but will dip during the evening.

    Md. governor-elect reaches out to Democrats ahead of inauguration

    Md. governor-elect reaches out to Democrats ahead of inauguration

    Larry Hogan has breakfast meeting with Prince George’s Rushern Baker as he transitions to office.

    WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 26: Chef Aaron Stienessen slides turkeys into the oven at Food & Friends for Thanksgiving meals on November 26, 2014 in Washington, DC. Food & Friends is preparing and Delivering 3,500 Thanksgiving Meals for DC-Area Residents Living with HIV/AIDS, Cancer and Other Life-Challenging Illnesses (Photo by Kate Patterson for The Washington Post)

    Aaron Stienessen prepares turkeys. (K. Patterson/For The Post)

    Roasting 9,800 lbs of turkey so ill folks can have Thanksgiving dinner

    Food & Friends volunteers prepare meals for those with HIV, cancer and other life-threatening illnesses.

    Small Business Saturday takes a twist for two local entrepreneurs

    Small Business Saturday takes a twist for two local entrepreneurs

    She started as an employee. On Saturday, she’ll be back in the boutique for a different reason.

    Fitness gifts can be perfect, or they
    can send someone’s ego into a tailspin

    Fitness gifts can be perfect, or they <br>can send someone’s ego into a tailspin

    MISFITS | A few ways to make sure that what you’re giving doesn’t cause someone to take offense.

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    Officer fatally shot Cleveland boy within seconds of arriving at park

    Officer fatally shot Cleveland boy within seconds of arriving at park

    Tamir Rice, 12, was seen waving a gun and pointing it at people. It later turned out to be a BB gun.

    Early morning deals bring shoppers out on chilly Thanksgiving morning

    Early morning deals bring shoppers out on chilly Thanksgiving morning

    Millions of consumers are expected to take their turkey with a side of shopping today.

    Despite controversy, Chuck Hagel
    calls the troops on Thanksgiving

    Despite controversy, Chuck Hagel <br> calls the troops on Thanksgiving

    CHECKPOINT | Hagel made the calls after resigning as defense secretary four days earlier.

    The British are starting to enjoy Thanksgiving almost as much as we do

    The British are starting to enjoy Thanksgiving almost as much as we do

    As growing numbers of Americans have made Britain their home, Americana has become trendy.

    Renowned crime novelist brought realistic characters to detective tales

    Renowned crime novelist brought realistic characters to detective tales

    In her many books, P.D. James showed a gritty mastery of the crime genre and of human nature.

    Sports

    Wizards not so hot in Cleveland

    Wizards not so hot in Cleveland

    Five nights after an impressive victory over the Cavaliers, Washington is blown out by LeBron James and company in the rematch.

    Federal Government

    In the Loop: About those non-pardoned turkeys

    In the Loop: About those non-pardoned turkeys

    IN THE LOOP | Every year, the president makes a show of sparing a bird or two. But then what does the first family eat?

    National

    Ferguson is now a symbol, not a place

    Ferguson is now a symbol, not a place

    The suburb’s name will forever evoke feelings. How will it adjust to its emblematic meaning?

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