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The Russian president praised separatists, as the Ukrainian government raised the prospect of joining NATO.
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Jeff Gates takes a photo of his daughters on the Cape May ferry each year.
OUTLOOK | How an encounter with a stranger during a family vacation to the Jersey Shore left a bad taste in this dad’s mouth.
The Md. governor instructed a state-run jail to honor scheduled release dates unless probable cause exists.
Stephen Joel Trachtenberg said he did not mean to imply drunken women should be blamed if raped.
WONKBLOG | A study of Baltimore students over time suggests why some succeed and others struggle.
The toughest decisions for Washington are going to be at safety and running back.
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The National Book Festival heads inside, while Jazz in the Garden and the Backyard Barbecue wrap up.
We asked House candidate Amanda Renteria, who in Congress plays the best softball.
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Ryan Grepper’s duds included the Jello “shotslinger,” a foldable dog bowl and a picture-hanging device.
AAA attributed the strong demand for Labor Day travel to consumers’ willingness to take on debt.
Their studies are concentrated in three fields: business, engineering and science, a new report said.
Where are their protests against the actions of the Islamic State?
SHE THE PEOPLE | Her new book reveals boorish behavior women in Congress face from colleagues.
Closing arguments begin in McDonnell trial
Rick Perry rails against President Obama on border crisis
Pentagon: Iraq operations costing $7.5 million per day
Putin: Ukrainian assault reminiscent of Nazi siege
Clinton: Frayed trust led to Ferguson violence
N.J. community grieves death of Jewish student in Jerusalem
Bus crash at O'Hare injures at least 14
Russian rebels to release Ukrainian troops
Shelly Sterling on Clippers sale, Stiviano’s ‘shady’ guests
U.S. delivers weapons to Lebanon
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WONKBLOG | Engineering and physics majors report success; English majors, not so much.
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After Anna Whiston-Donaldson’s son died, she wrote a memoir about her slow emergence from grief.
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COLUMN | A city shouldn’t bet on building a sunny future on the backs of the elderly, poor and desperate.
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The 26th installment in a weekly series that debunks the Web’s hoaxes, rumors and exaggerations.
Ishmael Beah, Lisa See and Tiphanie Yanique among others bringing tales of other cultures to D.C.
FEDERAL EYE | DEA agents allegedly paid an Amtrak secretary more than $850,000 for passenger information that the agency could have obtained for free.
Health-care sharing gives some Americans a faith-based support system -- as long they pledge to refrain from sin.
For cars, there are mechanics. For corporate data breaches, there are Chris Cwalina and Steve Roosa.
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