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Amid allegations the Russians were loading military equipment onto the aid trucks, German Chancellor Angela Merkel arrived in Kiev to help ease tensions.
A congressional mandate could provide legal justification for the unlimited use of force against the Islamic State, a senior administration official said.
Bao Bao looks at her frozen, tiered birthday cake. (Yue Wu / Washington Post)
The zoo planned a full schedule of birthday events that would make most other Washington babies’ parties seem unfrilled.
The Va. congressional candidate questioned if Barbara Comstock had “even had a real job.”
The Bethesda, Md. native set the bar again, and Michael Phelps won his first individual gold since 2012.
On Aug. 24, 1814, the invading British army started a fire — and ultimately kindled a capital’s future.
COLUMN | A new memorial was dedicated to the Godfather of Go-Go. Too bad it doesn’t do him justice.
WEATHER GANG | Showers will threaten intermittently today, but starting tomorrow, smooth sailing.
Delmar Blvd. cuts across St. Louis, Mo. highlighting the nation’s differences in race and class.
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Scenes from south (top) and north of Delmar Boulevard. (Post)
The geography of most U.S. cities reveals segregation, but in St. Louis there appears a precise boundary.
What a vacation it’s been: Golf, world crises, golf, domestic crises, time on the beach and — well, you know.
The country’s communities must come together.
COMIC RIFFS | But the owner of the book that launched Superman is banking on even better offers.
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COLUMN | A new report suggests a tie between a bigger guest list and a happier marriage.
POSTEVERYTHING | An LAPD officer explains the job’s challenges and the importance of cooperating.
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The U.S. has spent billions to buy wheelchairs for patients, but has no idea how many claims are bogus.
Coco Murray plays piano at her home (Yue Wu/Post)
Before her death in a summer storm, Kelly Murray set up a camp to help girls become self-reliant. Her lessons are shaping her own girls’ lives.
In Ferguson, restraint prevailed for third consecutive night
Israeli airstrike destroys mosque in Gaza
For Ferguson, an escape from the racial unrest
Controversial Russian aid convoy leaves Ukraine
Hamas militants execute 18 alleged spies in Gaza
White House: Islamic State a greater threat now
U.N.: Death toll in Syria tops 191,000
Iraqi, Kurdish forces try to push Islamic State further out
Pentagon cites ‘dangerous’ Chinese jet intercept of Navy plane
Godfather of Go-Go Chuck Brown honored
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The second-place ticket in the last presidential race railed against the expected frontrunner in the next.
Osama bin Laden worried they’d alienate recruits. But social media has changed the calculus.
COLUMN | One family’s experiences highlight how necessary U.S. protection is for refugees.
San Francisco toppled starter Doug Fister, bringing the Nationals’ 10-game run to an abrupt halt.
Foreclosure and short sale veterans from 2007-13 are expected to make 10 percent of U.S. home buys in 2014.
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Here are the happy hours, late-night parties and bike tours to get you through the final weekend.
The 25th installment in a weekly series that debunks the Web’s hoaxes, rumors and exaggerations.
COMIC RIFFS | COMIC RIFFS | But the owner of the book that launched Superman is banking on even better offers.
FEDERAL EYE | The missive comes a week after The Post reported that some patent examiners had repeatedly lied about their hours.
FEDERAL EYE | Texas governor is quick to add there is “no clear evidence of that,” but his remarks are sure to stoke concerns.
Think twice before you share a confession on “Secret.” White-hat hackers were able to identify the people behind anonymous posts.
The N.Va. company gobbles up one of the region’s largest locally owned fitness center chains.
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