Pence: Ind. will ‘fix’ religious freedom bill

The Indiana governor urged lawmakers to move legislation this week making it clear that the law “does not give businesses a right to deny service to anyone.”

Poll: Majority of Americans back nuclear deal with Iran

According to a new Post-ABC poll, 59 percent of Americans support a deal but they aren’t confident it will prevent Iran from developing nuclear weapons.

The scene of the shooting that left one dead. (Washington Post staff/AP)

A fatal wrong turn suspected at NSA

What first looked like an attempt to breach security now appears to have been a wrong turn by two men who police believe stole a vehicle and perhaps didn’t stop because they had drugs inside.

Local News

Manhunt in Va. after prisoner escapes from hospital, steals gun and two cars

Manhunt in Va. after prisoner escapes from hospital, steals gun and two cars

Wossen Assaye, who overpowered a guard at Inova Fairfax, is considered armed and dangerous.

Height of ‘pop-ups’ limited to 35 feet, D.C. Zoning Commission decides

Height of ‘pop-ups’ limited to 35 feet, D.C. Zoning Commission decides

Developers who have already built the controversial tall buildings will be able to put four condo units inside.

For $7, someone will bring you food from about 100 D.C. restaurants

For $7, someone will bring you food from about 100 D.C. restaurants

The new service is an app called DoorDash, whose network of delivery ”dashers” is similar to Uber.

Md. woman who killed alleged abuser can’t escape clutches of felony past

Md. woman who killed alleged abuser can’t escape clutches of felony past

Stymied by employers wary of her record, Shari L. Thomas wonders: “When is enough enough?”

How maple syrup urine disease
in one girl saved another man’s life

How maple syrup urine disease <br>in one girl saved another man’s life<br>

Children usually can’t donate organs, but this case was different: Her diseased liver offered a cure.

NCAA  TOURNAMENT

Maryland outlasts Tennessee; will
face UConn in semifinals on Sunday

Maryland outlasts Tennessee; will <br>face UConn in semifinals on Sunday

The Terps claimed the final spot in the women’s semifinals with a 58-48 victory over the Volunteers.

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Yemen rebels push offensive to last government stronghold, killing 26

Yemen rebels push offensive to last government stronghold, killing 26

The deaths came a day after an airstrike killed dozens at a camp for refugees in northern Yemen.

Spokesman found dead weeks after Missouri state auditor’s suicide

Spokesman found dead weeks after Missouri state auditor’s suicide

Spence Jackson had been outspoken about an “anti-Semitic” whisper campaign against his boss.

Access denied: Journalists say lid
has grown tighter under Obama

Access denied: Journalists say lid <br>has grown tighter under Obama

Reporters often encounter closed doors when seeking data and interviews from the administration.

Sports

Maryland women in Final Four

Maryland women in Final Four

The Terrapins pull away late to beat Tennessee, 58-48, and advance to their second straight Final Four to play Connecticut.

Real Estate

What to watch in the Washington-area housing market this year

What to watch in the Washington-area housing market this year

A hike in the interest rates and/or a government shutdown could have a significant impact on whether house hunters maintain the financial ability and confidence to become buyers.

Federal Government

Do the very, very rich really want to be U.S. ambassadors?

Do the very, very rich really want to be U.S. ambassadors?

IN THE LOOP | The fears of the merely wealthy, eager for postings at U.S. embassies, may be unfounded.

National

Flossing, selfies, romantic encounters: Driving distractions, by the numbers

Flossing, selfies, romantic encounters: Driving distractions, by the numbers

Distracted-driving awareness month brings a slew of surveys and polls with some surprising results.

Business

China’s stock market sure looks like a bubble

China’s stock market sure looks like a bubble

WONKBLOG | China’s economy is slowing down, but its stocks are up more than anything else in the world the last nine months. What gives?

Diversions