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Some agency employees say supervisors are pressuring analysts to grant permission for Hollywood filmmakers to fly drones on movies sets.
Jerry Markon and Peter Hermann
With police-community relations already strained by nationwide protests, New York’s mayor faces intense criticism amid concerns about more anti-police violence.
YEAR IN REVIEW
(Clockwise from left): Williams, Angelou, de la Renta, Rivers, Gwynn.
PHOTOS | From author Maya Angelou to actor Robin Williams to designer Oscar de la Renta, a look back of those we lost this year.
D.C. Mayor Gray reflects on his successes and struggles under the cloud of a federal investigation.
WEATHER GANG | Watch out for ice — we may be socked by rain until as late as midnight tonight.
COUCH SLOUCH | Since buying the Redskins in 1999, the owner has made one mistake after another.
A 19-year-old Southeast man was arrested in the incident near the Anacostia Metro station.
The convicted Va. legislator, serving a six-month sentence, had planned to run again but was dissuaded.
Requests for help from starving residents have risen sharply — but the budgets for aid have not.
The school recruited ex-Howard Co. executive Ken Ulman to transform it into a start-up hub.
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Posters for The Interview before it was cancelled. (AFP)
Soraya Nadia McDonald
“It will be distributed,” says Sony lawyer.
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Gov. Chris Christie is quick to rile. (AP)
David A. Fahrenthold
The activists hope to steal attention, or undermine the Republican’s prospects in 2016. Some, though, say being berated by the governor changed their lives.
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Every year at around this time, the pope and the Curia meet. He had strong words this year.
WONKBLOG | Research has begun to confirm that children of unmarried moms face more obstacles in life.
OPINION | Elements that once made the show special are distractions from the thriller it’s capable of being.
E.J. Dionne Jr.
Obama shows he’ll use all the power he still has.
No superstar has managed to turn a seasonal hit into an evergreen classic since Mariah Carey in 1994.
New York City mourns officers, calls for peace
China indicts Jackie Chan’s son on drug charge
Essebsi claims victory in Tunisia presidential election
Lightning injures NFL fans after Tampa Bay game
Caught in the ocean during the 2004 tsunami
Sharpton, Garner family urge non-violence after shootings
NYPD officers salute their fallen comrades
Redskins defeat Eagles with key plays in the final seconds
Cuban-Americans in Miami split on policy change
North Korea says it did not hack Sony
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Philip Bump and Chris Cillizza
THE FIX | The key question. Answered.
The oil and gas industry needs to start cooperating with regulators.
COLUMN | The taxi chief upgraded cabs and gave drivers a chance to compete with Uber.
DC SPORTS BOG | Jay Gruden keeps talking about quarterback wins. He should probably stop that.
Ilyce R. Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin
Get three agents to do a competitive market analysis of your home and pick the best one.
Going Out Guide
GOING OUT GUIDE | Here are some options by neighborhood, many near movie theaters.
FEDERAL DIARY | Should U.S. development agency use workers for secret projects that are illegal in Cuba?
A mesmerizing timelapse using 12,500 photos taken by astronaut Alexander Gerst shows auroras, city lights, spacecraft, and more.
Some highlights from a year of books by funny people, including Poehler, Amram and Mandvi.
The tech giant is turbo-charging its same-day delivery program, starting in Manhattan.
PART 6 | An exceptional economy has been lost because Americans stopped doing exceptional work.
Mr. Howe was a transitional figure in Yale admissions policies. He later led the American Field Service.
Pullbacks in federal spending have hurt many charities and businesses alike, but that didn’t stop several area companies from lending a hand to those who need it.
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