Immigration plan could shake up 2014 election

Both political parties fear President Obama’s plan to defer deporting millions of illegal immigrants could change the course of November’s midterm elections.

Aaron Silverman opened Rose's Luxury last year. (Bill O'Leary/Post)

At Rose’s Luxury, no reservations,
and only one recipe rule: Be delicious

Aaron Silverman, the owner of what Bon Appetit magazine has called the top new restaurant in America, has quietly undermined the traditional role of head chef at his laid-back eatery.

McDONNELL TRIAL 

Daughter says former first couple faked their affection in public

Daughter says former first couple faked their affection in public

The defense rests in the corruption trial, after many once-private details aired about the couple’s marriage.

Video footage shows daring rescue
at Rhode Island Avenue Metro

Video footage shows daring rescue <br>at Rhode Island Avenue Metro

Transit police pulled a man back to the platform seconds before a Red Line train would have struck him.

No charges filed against diplomat accused of beating his daughter

The ambassador of Equatorial Guinea won’t be arrested because of diplomatic immunity, police said.

Gentle giants of the prairie, bison return to roam at the National Zoo

Gentle giants of the prairie, bison return to roam at the National Zoo

The animal on which the zoo was founded in the 1880s hasn’t been on exhibit in more than a decade.

How do I calm down my child
in the middle of a meltdown?

How do I calm down my child <br>in the middle of a meltdown?

Q&A TRANSCRIPT | The On Parenting columnists take your questions about parenting.

Teen who nearly won a school board seat named to U-Md. Board of Regents

Teen who nearly won a school board seat named to U-Md. Board of Regents

As a teen, Raaheela Ahmed, 21, nearly defeated the then-chairman of the Prince George’s school board.

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‘Cops’ crew member fatally shot
by an officer’s gun during filming

‘Cops’ crew member fatally shot <br>by an officer’s gun during filming

Bryce Dion was killed while filming an armed robbery at a Wendy’s in Omaha on Tuesday.

Pablo Escobar’s top hit man is out of jail. He’s sure he’ll be killed soon.

Pablo Escobar’s top hit man is out of jail. He’s sure he’ll be killed soon.

The killer, tied to at least 3,000 murders, is released after turning against other cartel members.

She let her son play in the rain.
He never came back.

She let her son play in the rain. <br>He never came back.

After Anna Whiston-Donaldson’s son died, she wrote a memoir about her slow emergence from grief.

ESPN says it regrets report on
Michael Sam’s shower habits

ESPN says it regrets report on <br>Michael Sam’s shower habits

The report instantly drew fire on social media and, by late afternoon, the Rams’ Chris Long weighed in.

Local Columnists

Taking charge of community crime prevention

Taking charge of community crime prevention

COLUMN | Forum makes the case for full participation in the justice system by the black commmunity.

Sports

Redskins-Bucs: Five story lines to monitor

Redskins-Bucs: Five story lines to monitor

REDSKINS BLOG | The Redskins on Thursday play their final preseason game, and for many, it’s crunch time. Team officials will use Thursday’s performances to help make roster decisions.

Lifestyle

Memorializing U Street’s ‘Black Broadway’ glory days

Memorializing U Street’s ‘Black Broadway’ glory days

An oral history project preserves stories of celebrity and success in a thriving neighborhood.

Arts

Fallon, Seinfeld to salute Leno at Kennedy Center

Fallon, Seinfeld to salute Leno at Kennedy Center

The 17th Twain Prize for humor goes to Leno in October, and TV comedians will tip their caps.

Federal Government

DOL public affairs chief authorized wasteful spending, GOP watchdog says

DOL public affairs chief authorized wasteful spending, GOP watchdog says

FEDERAL EYE | Labor Department public affairs chief investigated by Congress

National

Implanted computer chips in troops is part of Obama’s veterans health plan

Implanted computer chips in troops is part of Obama’s veterans health plan

The chips are designed to modulate the nervous system to help with arthritis and post-traumatic stress.

Diversions