Sex misconduct is alleged in Hastert case

The former House speaker’s suspected misconduct dates to when he was a teacher and involved a male student in Illinois, a law enforcement official said.

FIFA president reelected amid corruption scandal

Sepp Blatter will remain at the helm of soccer’s governing body for a fifth term as the sport’s leadership faces investigation on bribery charges.

Americans’ concept of fresh has evolved; the chain hasn’t. (M. Joseph/Post)

The rise and fall of the $5 foot-long sub

Subway has over 43,000 shops in 110 countries, but as the business celebrates its 50th anniversary, its competitors are eating its lunch — turning “Subway fresh” into a thing of the past.

Local News

Man behind anti-Semitic fliers identified, will not face charges

Man behind anti-Semitic fliers  identified, will not face charges

The leaflets appeared in driveways and on doorsteps in Chevy Chase, Silver Spring and Georgetown.

Metro’s second new train will be running on the Red Line next month

Metro’s second new train will be running on the Red Line next month

It appears the system is trying to make nice with riders of the oldest, oft-trouble-plagued route.

VA officials stop processing benefit claims to attend Chris Hansen talk

VA officials stop processing benefit claims to attend Chris Hansen talk

IN THE LOOP | The mandatory one-hour sessions left federal employees scratching their heads.

This May is the odds-on favorite to be the warmest ever recorded in D.C.

This May is the odds-on favorite to be the warmest ever recorded in D.C.

WEATHER GANG | If the weekend average temperatures are at least 76 degrees, the record will be broken.

I just can’t motivate myself
to tell my husband I love him

I just can’t motivate myself <br>to tell my husband I love him

TRANSCRIPT | Columnist Carolyn Hax answers questions about the strange train we call life.

13 things to do this weekend

13 things to do this weekend

GOING OUT GUIDE | The best bets in nightlife, music, festivals, sports and more around Washington.

More Top Stories

Economy shrank 0.7% in 1st quarter, raising questions about stability

Economy shrank 0.7% in 1st quarter, raising questions about stability

The third contraction since the Great Recession provides a troubling picture of the nation’s strength.

How the breach of IRS returns is only part of the problem taxpayers face

How the breach of IRS returns is only part of the problem taxpayers face

With Social Security numbers, birth dates and home addresses, identity theft is simple.

Economists know who’s really
to blame for income inequality

Economists know who’s really <br>to blame for income inequality

WONKBLOG | It’s not just corporate bigwigs but everyone else at super companies fueling the gap.

I’m a stay-at-home mom who works. So what should my mom identity be?

I’m a stay-at-home mom who works. So what should my mom identity be?

POSTEVERYTHING | The writer says answering questions about what she does can be paralyzing.

Politics

Pataki makes long-shot bid for presidency

Pataki makes long-shot bid for presidency

The former New York governor aims to position himself as a relative centrist in a right-leaning race.

Real Estate

Whimsical details abound in English Tudor manor on Severn River

Whimsical details abound in English Tudor manor on Severn River

HOUSE OF THE WEEK | The home is considered one of Maryland’s grandest, early-20th-century abodes.

National

Fiance’s kayaking death was an alcohol-related accident, woman’s lawyer says

Fiance’s kayaking death was an alcohol-related accident, woman’s lawyer says

Angelika Graswald faces murder charges after the body of Vincent Viafore was recovered on the Hudson River.

Diversions