Appeals courts split on Obamacare subsidies

Two federal appellate courts handed down contradictory rulings on the legality of a provision of the Affordable Care Act that provides insurance subsidies to millions of Americans in three dozen states.

Only 200 bodies aboard train, Dutch expert says

The number is significantly lower than the 282 bodies that Ukrainian officials said were recovered, a forensic expert said.

E.U. imposes new sanctions
on Putin’s inner circle

Officials threatened to target the Russian economy if Moscow did not act swiftly to rein in the Ukrainian rebels.

FAA bans U.S. airlines from
flying to or from Tel Aviv

The cancellations come after a Delta flight from JFK to Israel was diverted after reports of rockets near the Israeli airport.

Kennedy is the chief editor on "Thimerosal: Let the Science Speak." (Post)

RFK Jr. and the autism-vaccine link

The activist has long argued the dangers of a mercury-containing preservative in childhood vaccines — but at what cost to him?

They want a baby. The economy is in the way.

They want a baby. The economy is in the way.

U.S. birth rates are near a historic low. This is one couple’s lesson in the new economics of having a child.

Local News

Autistic men were locked in basement with fire code violations, report says

Autistic men were locked in basement with fire code violations, report says

A Rockville couple was charged with abusing their 22-year-olds; fire inspectors then condemned house.

Cancer surgeon who holds 3 Howard degrees named university’s president

Cancer surgeon who holds 3 Howard degrees named university’s president

Wayne Frederick, interim president since Sidney Ribeau’s resignation, leads at a hectic time for the school.

It was just a routine tongue surgery.
Then pain overwhelmed my life.

It was just a routine tongue surgery. <br>Then pain overwhelmed my life.<br>

A health writer recounts how “just a snip” introduced her to the struggle of severe chronic pain.

ESPN analyst ranks RGIII dead last among quarterbacks in the NFC East

ESPN analyst ranks RGIII dead last among quarterbacks in the NFC East<br>

SPORTS BOG | As the team heads to training camp, Ron Jaworski doesn’t have good things to say.

Gov. O’Malley got stuck on a train with ‘The Wire’s’ creator, still hates show

Gov. O’Malley got stuck on a train with ‘The Wire’s’ creator, still hates show<br>

The Maryland governor, said to be the inspiration for a character, drank a beer with David Simon.

More Top Stories

What’s 2014 about? Even politicians aren’t sure what’s driving voters.

What’s 2014 about? Even politicians aren’t sure what’s driving voters.

THE TAKE | Public cynicism about politicians and low primary turnouts point to an unpredictable year.

How a N.C. budget debate could hurt GOP’s chances to take the U.S. Senate

How a N.C. budget debate could hurt GOP’s chances to take the U.S. Senate

GOVBEAT | Senate candidate Thom Tillis once again finds himself stuck between two fellow Republicans.

Why Tony Dungy’s comments about Michael Sam aren’t really a surprise

Why Tony Dungy’s comments about Michael Sam aren’t really a surprise

EARLY LEAD | The former coach is criticized for saying he wouldn’t have drafted first openly gay NFL player.

Which mammal has the best sense
of smell? The elephant, by a nose.

Which mammal has the best sense <br>of smell? The elephant, by a nose.

With a huge number of olfactory receptor genes, elephants can distinguish a symphony of odors.

Local Columnists

In a crowded field, Screen on the Green is still the frontrunner

In a crowded field, Screen on the Green is still the frontrunner

With so many outdoor film festivals at one’s disposal, it’s amazing that the big one downtown is still such a draw.

Sports

Wizards move training camp from George Mason to Verizon Center

Wizards move training camp from George Mason to Verizon Center

DC SPORTS BOG | After spending the last two preseasons in Fairfax, the Wizards will be back in D.C.

Real Estate

Should you list or buy a home in the summer?

Should you list or buy a home in the summer?

Real estate agents have differing views on whether to wait until fall or take the plunge now.

Lifestyle

Liberal filmmaker Michael Moore’s conservative neighbors gawk, revel in his messy divorce

Liberal filmmaker Michael Moore’s conservative neighbors gawk, revel in his messy divorce

The divorce is all about money, to his neighbors’ delight.

Arts

Critics of Corcoran deal to be heard in court

Critics of Corcoran deal to be heard in court

Judge schedules week of hearings to decide deal with George Washington and National Gallery.

Federal Government

Where is the Obama administration housing the immigrant kids?

Where is the Obama administration housing the immigrant kids?

FEDERAL EYE | From airport hangars and big box malls to military bases and a central processing center, here is how the administration plans to shelter the kids.

Technology

Why users are confessing their thoughts on anonymous apps like Secret

People are posting their confessions on a new app called Secret, created by a Silicon Valley start-up that last week collected $25 million in funding.

Business

Patton Boggs no longer U.S.’s top-earning lobby firm

For first time since 2002, Patton Boggs — now Squire Patton Boggs — is not largest lobby firm by revenue

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