Radical leftists win as Greece rejects austerity

With millions of voters turning out, the country delivered a historic win to Syriza, a party that could put Greece on a collision course with the rest of Europe.

Saudis fortify their borders as Mideast chaos grows

No one has ascended to the Saudi throne amid more regional turmoil than King Salman, who was crowned Friday.

Secret Service recovers ‘device’ at White House

A spokesman for the president said the device did not pose a threat to the first family or the White House.

A jogger crosses a footbridge to the Esplanade in Boston on Saturday. (AP)

‘Potentially historic’ blizzard takes
aim at Northeast; up to 3 feet of snow

WEATHER GANG | Residents from New York City to Maine are being advised to change their travel plans ahead of the storm.

Rain turns into snow across the D.C. region

Precipitation is expected until about 11 a.m., then a second round will hit this afternoon, possibly causing a rush-hour mess.

Dreams of black wealth foundered amid the mortgage meltdown

Dreams of black wealth foundered amid the mortgage meltdown

Fairwood, one of the nation’s most aspirational black communities, epitomizes what was lost.

U-Md. gives the personal touch to a handful of accepted applicants

U-Md. gives the personal touch to a handful of accepted applicants

Six local students admitted to the university got a big surprise at their front door Sunday.

Attorneys find a new benefit of D.C. officers’ body cams: Court evidence

Attorneys find a new benefit of D.C. officers’ body cams: Court evidence

A recent assault trial became the first to use a police officers’ video in court.

After new law, parties popping up in unlikely places in Prince George’s

A shooting near a synagogue could be the result of an effort to crackdown on night clubs and banquet halls.

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A group of children stand behind the fence at Auschwitz. (AP)

The fading voices of Auschwitz

The anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz could mark the last major commemoration for many survivors.

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Sajida Mubarek Atrous al-Rishawi. (AP/Jordan TV)

Sajida Mubarek Atrous al-Rishawi. (AP/Jordan TV)

Why the Islamic State wants this woman freed

The failed suicide bomber they want to trade for a Japanese hostage has a special connection.

Wizards outlast Nuggets in overtime
to win ‘the craziest game of the year’

Wizards outlast Nuggets in overtime <br>to win ‘the craziest game of the year’

Washington had done seemingly everything possible not to beat Denver. And then they did.

Our daily bread: Remembering D.C.’s homegrown Miles’-long sandwiches

Our daily bread: Remembering D.C.’s homegrown Miles’-long sandwiches

COLUMN | Would you walk a mile for a sandwich from Miles’-long? In 1960s Washington, plenty did.

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As bombing trial nears, Boston braces for graphic, unreleased security video

As bombing trial nears, Boston braces for graphic, unreleased security video

Prosecutors seek the death penalty for Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, the man accused of setting off one bomb.

SAG Awards fail to provide a clear favorite for best picture Oscar

SAG Awards fail to provide a clear favorite for best picture Oscar

The Academy Award acting categories, on the other hand, look to be pretty much a lock.

Rand Paul’s 2016 White House aspirations face a real risk: His dad

Rand Paul’s 2016 White House aspirations face a real risk: His dad

The father’s gloom and doom could present problems for his son’s presidential aspirations.

‘Downton Abbey’: A memorable proposal brightens dark episode

‘Downton Abbey’: A memorable proposal brightens dark episode

RECAP | Is happiness really that hard to find for these mansion-dwellers? Apparently so.

Unprepared for disaster

Unprepared for disaster

Years after 9/11, how could smoke in a Metro tunnel prompt such a poor response?

  • Raiding the college piggy bank
  • Va. should cut emissions via the markets

Real Estate

Town Square | New Spring Valley estate lists for $5.5 million

Town Square | New Spring Valley estate lists for $5.5 million

Also new minimalist-style condos available near Meridian Hill Park.

Federal Government

Federal employee bills show Capitol Hill’s partisan divide

Federal employee bills show Capitol Hill’s partisan divide

FEDERAL DIARY | When it comes to federal employees, one party wants to give and the other wants to take away.

National

Georgia couple disappears after arranging meeting on Craigslist

Georgia couple disappears after arranging meeting on Craigslist

Relatives said they grew concerned when the couple didn’t show up to babysit their grandchildren.

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