U.S. intelligence not at fault in Benghazi attack

The Republican-led House panel’s findings after a two-year probe conclude that the CIA and the military responded appropriately to the deadly attacks on U.S. facilities in Libya in 2012.

Political battle between Obama, GOP escalates

The president promised to forcefully sell his policy changes on immigration, and the House GOP vowed to fight back and also filed a lawsuit over health care.

Tensions remain high in Ferguson, Mo. (Jahi Chikwendiu/Post)

How Darren Wilson became a ghost

In the months since he fatally shot unarmed teen Michael Brown, the Ferguson, Mo., police officer has been someone that almost everybody has an opinion on and almost nobody has seen.

Local News

Redskins fan goes to great lengths to change name of his beloved team

Redskins fan goes to great lengths to change name of his beloved team

Ian Washburn’s epiphany has led him to alter the name on much of the team merchandise he owns.

Warm-up begins, but don’t put away heavy sweaters and coats just yet

Warm-up begins, but don’t put away heavy sweaters and coats just yet

WEATHER GANG | Temperatures could reach 50 degrees today, but it will feel much cooler.

U-Va. campus searches for answers after harrowing account of gang rape

U-Va. campus searches for answers after harrowing account of gang rape

Rolling Stone story’s allegations of the 2012 incident and how it was handled cause a stir at the school.

D.C. streetcar supporters want to know what’s stopping its movement

D.C. streetcar supporters want to know what’s stopping its movement

Council members are wary that the stalled project will turn out like Arlington County’s canceled effort.

Adopted at age 19: ‘I’ve always wanted a place to call home,’ teen says

Adopted at age 19: ‘I’ve always wanted a place to call home,’ teen says

A D.C. teen is among 38 children and young adults whose adoptions will be formalized today.

Powered by John Wall, Wizards
crush the Cavaliers, 91-78

Powered by John Wall, Wizards <br>crush the Cavaliers, 91-78

He scored 17 of his 28 points in the third quarter as Washington built a lead it would not surrender.

6 things to do this weekend

6 things to do this weekend

Try winter brews at the DC Craft Beer Festival or shop for Icelandic goods at a Christmas bazaar.

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Obama broadens support of combat
in Afghanistan to target the Taliban

Obama broadens support of combat <br>in Afghanistan to target the Taliban

The decision also will allow the military to conduct air support for Afghan operations as needed.

He’s glad to have a job, but his pay is
up just 58 cents per hour after 6 years

He’s glad to have a job, but his pay is <br>up just 58 cents per hour after 6 years

Stagnant incomes and limited hours are excluding millions like Thomas Gray from the economic recovery.

One protester, but no disruptions as Bill Cosby show goes on as scheduled

One protester, but no disruptions as Bill Cosby show goes on as scheduled

He didn’t address accusations but told a reporter, “a guy doesn’t have to answer to innuendos.”

As Republican governors meet, early screening for possible 2016 hopefuls

As Republican governors meet, early screening for possible 2016 hopefuls

THE TAKE | Rarely have so many GOP governors or ex-governors had their eyes on the presidency at once.

 Picks of the Week 

The world’s biggest chocolate-maker says we’re running out of chocolate

The world’s biggest chocolate-maker says we’re running out of chocolate

WONKBLOG | There's no easy way to say this: You're eating too much of it. And it’s getting out of hand.

Teacher to parents: A letter about
that kid, the one your kid talks about

Teacher to parents: A letter about <br>

<i>that </i>kid, the one your kid talks about

ANSWER SHEET | A teacher reminds parents just what issues that kid may be dealing with.

‘Text neck’ is becoming an ‘epidemic’ and could wreck your spine

‘Text neck’ is becoming an ‘epidemic’ and could wreck your spine

The average adult can put up to 60 pounds of pressure on the spine when bent at a 60-degree angle.

(Courtesy of Nickolay Lamm)

She has curves and no makeup:
Meet ‘normal Barbie’

A graphic designer created the doll to send a message to everyone that “reality can be beautiful.”

    Sports

    Putting baseball on the clock

    Putting baseball on the clock

    As average game exceeds three hours for the first time, Arizona Fall League tries time-saving measures.

    Real Estate

    Falls Church mid-century modern for $799,000

    Falls Church mid-century modern for $799,000

    The 1952 home gets an update that preserves its period details.

    Federal Government

    GOP senator calls on Jonathan Gruber to explain Obamacare ‘deceptions’

    GOP senator calls on Jonathan Gruber to explain Obamacare ‘deceptions’

    FEDERAL EYE | The request comes shortly after Republicans reveal that White House inflated the law’s enrollment statistics.

    National

    Why Barack Obama should go to Ferguson

    Why Barack Obama should go to Ferguson

    THE FIX | The president’s presence might prevent an outbreak of violence after the grand jury’s decision is announced.

    Business

    You just signed a $325 million deal. Now what?

    You just signed a $325 million deal. Now what?

    COLUMN | Giancarlo Stanton’s baseball deal isn’t as much as it sounds like, and he still needs to budget and plan ahead.

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