After win, Greek leftists plot fight over austerity

Analysts and investors fear that the effort to cancel some of Greece’s debt could end with the country’s unintended exit from the euro — a development that could put the entire currency union at risk.

    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. Some media outlets described the device as possibly a small drone.

    A snowplow, loaded with salt, is ready in Manhattan. (AP)

    Northeast braces for ‘historic blizzard’

    WEATHER GANG | Over 29 million people are under a blizzard warning as some places may see up to 3 feet of snow and other areas may see wind gusts as strong as 75 mph.

    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.

    Local News

    U-Md. admissions officers — and a turtle — surprise applicants in person

    U-Md. admissions officers — and a turtle — surprise applicants in person

    High schoolers learned they were admitted to the university when a crowd showed up at the door.

    How the mortgage meltdown affected one wealthy black community

    How the mortgage meltdown affected one wealthy black community

    Fairwood, where the median household income was more than $170,000, epitomizes what was lost.

    Crackdown on Pr. George’s clubs has parties popping up in unusual places

    The shooting of two teens near a private party at a synagogue could be a consequence of the strict laws.

    Video from D.C. officer’s body camera is used as evidence in assault case

    Video from D.C. officer’s body camera is used as evidence in assault case

    Prosecutors and defense attorneys have found a benefit of the cams: Footage can be used in court.

    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.

    Democrats and Republicans divided over which federal agencies they like

    Democrats and Republicans divided over which federal agencies they like

    A Pew Research survey showed the GOP favors the Defense Dept. and CIA. Democrats? Everything.

    Morning Mix

    Stories from all over

    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.

    The real reason Ovechkin wanted to win one of those all-star cars: Charity

    The real reason Ovechkin wanted to win one of those all-star cars: Charity

    The Caps star aimed to get picked last in the game draft so he could win. He didn’t. It paid off anyway.

    New app promises to get you into D.C. hotspots at the last minute — for a fee

    New app promises to get you into D.C. hotspots at the last minute — for a fee

    Table 8, a restaurant booking service aimed at business travelers, debuts here today.

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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.

    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.

    FILE - A picture taken just after the liberation by the Soviet army in January, 1945, shows a group of children wearing concentration camp uniforms at the time behind barbed wire fencing in the Oswiecim (Auschwitz) nazi concentration camp. (AP Photo/CAF pap, File) ** B/W ONLY ** ** zu unserem KORR. APD5787 **

    The fading voices of Auschwitz

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

    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.

    ‘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.

    Sports

    Wells caps furious comeback

    Wells caps furious comeback

    Maryland trailed by 14 in the second half before rallying to defeat Northwestern, 68-67, on a late basket by senior Dez Wells.

    Real Estate

    Title problems can snag your closing

    Title problems can snag your closing

    What you should know about unreleased liens.

    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.

    Diversions