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Sean Sullivan and Mike DeBonis
President Obama signed the measure just before the midnight deadline. It marked the end of a whirwind day of negotiations and a stinging defeat for the House GOP.
Sandhya Somashekhar, Jason Millman and Lena H. Sun
At least six states that refused to set up their own marketplaces fret over a possible court decision that would revoke subsidies for millions of Americans.
The body of Boris Nemtsov lies on a bridge near St. Basil's Cathedral. (Getty)
Michael Birnbaum and William Branigin
The drive-by shooting of Boris Nemtsov on a bridge in Moscow has the potential to open a violent new chapter in Russian political life.
Aaron C. Davis
A District official described a garbage “emergency,” with 200 tons uncollected because of snow.
They feared their names would be known after a TV reporter learned where they work, officials said.
Emma Brown and T. Rees Shapiro
Suburbs closest to their cities face a rising number of poor kids with more needs than their affluent peers.
Falls Church-based General Dynamics lobbies for at least part of a contract that it didn’t bid on.
Laura Vozzella, Jenna Portnoy and Rachel Weiner
Bills will cap gifts to public officials at $100 and require police to be informed of more crimes at colleges.
Michael Alison Chandler and Aaron C. Davis
Mayor Bowser’s tweaks immediately expand the options for some families east of the Anacostia River.
In July 2014, The Post’s correspondent in Iran was thrown into prison, where he remains. This is his story.
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Tom Jackman and Antonio Olivo
Lawmakers want answers from the county attorney about a probe of the police shooting of an unarmed man.
PLATE LAB | Whatever you call the dish, it’s an easy way to take part in the nose-to-tail dining movement.
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Leonard Nimoy 1931-2015
APPRECIATION | He and his “Star Trek” co-stars taught us the real meaning of “Live long and prosper.”
The seven Pirch stores in the U.S. encourage their customers to get personal with their products.
THE SWITCH | Privacy advocates are concerned that the legislation might actually make things worse.
Despite some heckling, Bush pressed his view that Republicans “have to start being for things again.”
Inviting the Israeli prime minister to address lawmakers on Iran sets a bad precedent.
Boris Nemtsov, a fierce critic of Mr. Putin’s regime, was gunned down in Moscow.
WONKBLOG | He says it was something more than a tight labor market or activist pressure.
Russian opposition leader Nemtsov shot dead in Moscow
Obama bids farewell to Attorney General Holder
U.S. blogger killed in machete attack in Bangladesh
House rejects short-term Homeland Security funding
Leonard Nimoy's struggle with playing Spock
'Star Trek' actor Leonard Nimoy dies at 83
Coast Guard works to break ice in Hudson River
Indiana may allow 'baby boxes' for abandoned babies
Istanbul detains suspect after U.S. consulate bomb threat
Leader of Mexican Knights Templar cartel captured
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THE FIX | Before an audience that was ready to embarrass him, he looked, in a word, presidential.
Daniel W. Drezner
The roiling debate over the color of a dress reveals how hard it is to agree on anything in world politics.
COLUMN | If pot is going to be mainstream, it shouldn’t be tough for a mom of two to find a party, right?
Washington’s free fall continues with 89-81 loss to 76ers, the Wizards’ 11th loss in their past 13 games.
Described in a 1935 article as “homes ahead of their times,” this semi-detached duplex in the Brightwood neighborhood was revolutionary in that era.
Food & Drink
Bonnie S. Benwick
Weekend Kitchen | What you bring to the table doesn’t have to be laden with sugar or its evil twins.
FEDERAL EYE | A Reagan-era executive order requires all U.S. government workers to be drug free.
The alleged shooter was found in his pick-up truck, dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
That’s the image of the GOP senator, and potential 2016 hopeful, which appears on T-shirts sold at CPAC.
One of the NBA’s all-time greats, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is now turning heads with his commentary.
Frances Stead Sellers
We leave a trail of linguistic fingerprints, but as potential evidence to a crime, is it reliable?
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