Ferguson files show un­or­tho­dox police practices

Officer Darren Wilson placing his gun in an evidence bag himself and medical examiners who did not take photos of the scene were two of the unusual procedures that emerged in testimonies.

Inconsistency is the only constant in evidence

Witnesses failed to clarify some of the crucial details of the confrontation between Brown and Wilson.

D.C. to bid farewell to Marion Barry with 3 days of events, Dec. 6 service

D.C. to bid farewell to Marion Barry with 3 days of events, Dec. 6 service

The itinerary, culminating at the convention center, will be fully detailed this afternoon.

It’s open season for health plans, federal workers: How to save money

It’s open season for health plans, federal workers: How to save money

FEDERAL DIARY | Insurance experts give tips for employees ahead of the Dec. 8 deadline.

What’s the best way to eat Thanksgiving turkey as leftovers?

What’s the best way to eat Thanksgiving turkey as leftovers?

Q&A TRANSCRIPT | The Post’s restaurant critic weighs in on your questions, rants and raves.

Need to escape your family? Where to party before and after Thanksgiving.

Need to escape your family? Where to party before and after Thanksgiving.

GOING OUT GUIDE | This is how you can spend tonight, Thursday and Friday out of the house.

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Justice Ginsburg has heart surgery after artery blockage is found

Justice Ginsburg has heart surgery after artery blockage is found

The 81-year-old Supreme Court justice will be hospitalized two days after having a stent implanted.

Details of a 2006 rape accusation didn’t change, but media reaction did

Details of a 2006 rape accusation didn’t change, but media reaction did

Once averse to uncorroborated claims, the news media has reshaped its approach — rapidly.

Carly Fiorina faces GOP skeptics
as she weighs 2016 presidential run

Carly Fiorina faces GOP skeptics <br> as she weighs 2016 presidential run

She could stand out in the crowded GOP field, but a failed 2010 Senate bid and debts from it raise doubts.

Real Estate

Mortgage rates mostly flat heading into holiday

Mortgage rates mostly flat heading into holiday

The 30-year fixed-rate average dips to 3.97 percent, remaining below 4 percent for the second week in a row.

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

One big challenge in Obama’s immigration plan? Proving you’ve been in the U.S. long enough.

One big challenge in Obama’s immigration plan? Proving you’ve been in the U.S. long enough.

Why many undocumented immigrants will have a hard time proving they’ve meet standards set up by Obama’s immigration measure.

Technology

FTC says Sony lied about how innovative the PS Vita is

FTC says Sony lied about how innovative the PS Vita is

As part of a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission over false advertising charges, Sony will be offering early Vita buyers a small refund.

Business

How and where you’ll spend your money on Black Friday, in charts

How and where you’ll spend your money on Black Friday, in charts

Remember when people used to elbow their way through crowds at sunrise to get the best deals? Those days are over.

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