‘Quadcopter’ drone found at White House

In the latest security breach, the Secret Service said the compound was locked down after the device was found.

    Obama administration aims to overhaul doctor payments

    The administration is trying to tie doctor fees for Medicare services more closely to the quality of care rather than quantity.

    How the mortgage meltdown hurt a rich black community

    Fairwood, where the median household income was more than $170,000, epitomizes what was lost.

    Intense snow is expected in pink and red areas. (stormvistawxmodels.com)

    Northeast braces for ‘historic blizzard’

    WEATHER GANG | Over 29 million people are under a blizzard warning as some places may see up to 3 feet of snow and other areas may see wind gusts as strong as 75 mph.

    Storm’s second wave may snarl D.C. commute

    WEATHER GANG | Although not much snow has stuck on roads, up to 2 inches may accumulate later today.

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    Va. Senate panel advances bill forcing colleges to report sexual assaults

    The measure, which defies the wishes of some survivors and their advocates, would require schools to report incidents to police within 24 hours.

    Kobe Bryant wanted to join Michael Jordan on the Wizards in 2003

    Kobe Bryant wanted to join Michael Jordan on the Wizards in 2003

    A decade later, the NBA star reveals that a feud with Shaquille O’Neal nearly brought him to Washington.

    Congress’s divide shows in fed worker bills: Democrats give, GOP takes away

    Congress’s divide shows in fed worker bills: Democrats give, GOP takes away

    DIARY | Several cuts have already been proposed by Republicans in the early days of this new Congress.

    Sorry, federal workers. This concert was free to everyone — except you.

    Sorry, federal workers. This concert was free to everyone — except you.

    FED EYE | A group that hosted OK Go went too far trying to help workers comply with ethics rules.

    How median income varies by Metro line and station across Washington

    How median income varies by Metro line and station across Washington

    WONKBLOG | The wealthiest households are along the Orange Line and the poorest along Green.

    A lot of millennials live in Arlington. That doesn’t mean we can afford it.

    A lot of millennials live in Arlington. That doesn’t mean we can afford it.

    OPINION | Arlington needs to grow and increase its affordable housing without degrading its livability.

    Why is the I-95 HOT lane minimum toll $1 when it’s 35 cents on Beltway?

    Why is the I-95 HOT lane minimum toll $1 when it’s 35 cents on Beltway?<br>

    LIVE Q&A | “Dr. Gridlock” takes your questions (and gripes) on traffic, transit and commuting.

    New app promises to get you into D.C. hotspots at the last minute — for a fee

    New app promises to get you into D.C. hotspots at the last minute — for a fee

    Table 8, a restaurant booking service aimed at business travelers, debuts here today.

    The real reason Ovechkin wanted to win one of those all-star cars: Charity

    The real reason Ovechkin wanted to win one of those all-star cars: Charity

    The Caps star aimed to get picked last in the game draft so he could win. He didn’t. It paid off anyway.

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    Saudis fortify borders in anticipation of attacks as Mideast chaos grows

    Saudis fortify borders in anticipation of attacks as Mideast chaos grows

    No king has ascended the Saudi throne amid more regional turmoil than King Salman.

    As bombing trial nears, Boston braces for graphic, unreleased security video

    As bombing trial nears, Boston braces for graphic, unreleased security video

    Prosecutors seek the death penalty for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the man accused of setting off one bomb.

    Rand Paul’s 2016 White House aspirations face a real risk: His dad

    Rand Paul’s 2016 White House aspirations face a real risk: His dad

    The father’s gloom and doom could present problems for his son’s presidential aspirations.

    After victory, Greek leftists form government, plot fight over austerity

    After victory, Greek leftists form government, plot fight over austerity

    Analysts fear attempts to cancel some of Greece’s debt could end with the country’s exit from the euro.

    Real Estate

    Drones could get expanded role in real estate

    Drones could get expanded role in real estate

    The National Association of Realtors is seeking to use them to market listings.

    Federal Government

    Democrats and Republicans divided over which federal agencies they like

    Democrats and Republicans divided over which federal agencies they like

    FEDERAL EYE | A Pew Research survey showed the GOP favors the Defense Dept. and CIA. Democrats? Everything.

    National

    Suspect in case of missing Craigslist couple turns self in to Georgia police

    Suspect in case of missing Craigslist couple turns self in to Georgia police

    The couple disappeared after saying they were going to meet someone to buy a car.

    Business

    Stop paying so much for tax help

    Stop paying so much for tax help

    Most taxpayers have fairly straightforward returns and can avoid paying hundreds of dollars for a tax pro.

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