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Carol D. Leonnig
The security contractor got close to the president two weeks ago, violating Secret Service protocols, according to three people familiar with the incident.
Carol D. Leonnig
The agent, part of the Obama daughters’ security detail, is said to have been coincidentally in the mansion.
The CDC is hosting a press conference at its Atlanta headquarters. (AP)
Elahe Izadi and Mark Berman
The patient — “an adult with a recent history of travel to West Africa” — was admitted into an isolation unit at a Dallas hospital Sunday after developing Ebola-like symptoms.
Police say the swimmer was speeding and swerving in a tunnel. It is his second DUI arrest.
Morgan Harrington’s case is back in the spotlight after police said they have evidence linking both cases.
Seven years after his incognito gig, as more than 1,000 commuters rushed by, the violinist delights.
One person died after a car hit a tree. Another was found dead at a house where a small fire was put out.
Partisan, with its wide charcuterie options and four menus, grabs the slot with 2.5 stars.
From a botched investigation to exploits with prostitutes, here’s a look at the agency’s top scandals.
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It took riches of about $1.4 billion to make the list, and candy firm owner Jacqueline Mars leads the pack.
COLUMN | City streets would be less gridlocked if walkers stopped ignoring traffic signs.
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CHECKPOINT | The U.S. carried out 11 strikes each in Iraq and Syria. Britain launched its first two in Iraq.
Research shows that earnings are higher for college grads. But some majors pay a lot more than others.
Alton Nolen was charged with first-degree murder in the decapitation of a former co-worker.
His latest book completely ignores the general’s anti-Semitism.
O’Reilly calls Colbert ‘dumb’
Sandra G. Boodman
MEDICAL MYSTERIES | A new look at a longtime diagnosis finally helped solve her gastrointestinal woes.
Post Live event: Cybersecurity Summit 2014
WEDNESDAY, 8:30 A.M.-NOON, ET | Rep. Mike Rogers, Alejandro Mayorkas of the Department of Homeland Security and DARPA director Arati Prabhakar join experts to discuss the next generation of cyber defense.
U.S. signs deal to keep troops in Afghanistan
Michael Phelps arrested on DUI charges
Lawmakers slam Secret Service director at hearing
Joshua Bell draws huge crowd at do-over Metro concert
Hong Kong protesters flood downtown streets
Syrian Kurds continue exodus into Turkey
eBay to spin off PayPal unit
Indian Prime Minister Modi arrives in Washington
Social video captures supercell, hail in Colorado
Tremors put volcano victim search on hold
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The Club for Growth strikes an effective balance.
The often overlooked link between prison and unemployment.
COLUMN | They made the pact when they came back for a 50-year reunion and saw their record stood firm.
NATIONALS JOURNAL | The Nationals skipper has a variety of monikers for players, most of them ones he has picked up in his first season in Washington.
Overall, sales in the region will slow for the remainder of the year.
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After closing Steak + Ice, the owners introduce the classic Philly bite to their sandwich shops.
FINE PRINT | Group with medieval, barbaric tactics has a sophisticated media strategy.
Authorities are calling the gruesome crime a case of workplace violence
The violinist charmed a Union Station mob, seven years after his undercover L’Enfant Plaza stunt.
The Imagination Stage production possesses many charms and much humor, yet it rations them too stingily.
The odd decision to skip a number may be to signal a clean break with the Windows 8 era.
Roberto A. Ferdman
WONKBLOG | Americans snack on potato chips, Europeans munch on candy, and Latin Americans love cookies. Everything you’ll ever need to know about snacking worldwide.
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