With little choice, O’Malley defends Baltimore tenure

As Martin O’Malley prepares to announce a bid for the Democratic ticket, the former Baltimore mayor appears to be embracing his record and faces critics of his “zero-tolerance” policing policies.

Why couldn’t $130M save Baltimore neighborhood?

Why couldn’t $130M save Baltimore neighborhood?

Despite major investment, the area remains bleak.

Inmates chat with an aide at a federal prison in Mass. (Nikki Kahn/Post)

The painful price of aging in prison

Although federal sentencing guidelines have been eased in recent years for low-level drug offenders, inmates 50 and older are the fastest-growing population in federal prisons.

Local News

Donna Edwards and Chris Van Hollen go head-t0-head at Rockville forum

Donna Edwards and Chris Van Hollen go head-t0-head at Rockville forum

The House members debated personal stories and effectiveness, hoping for the Senate nomination.

Maketto is many things, including weird, wonderful and fun

Maketto is many things, including  weird, wonderful and fun

FIRST BITE | H Street’s new retail, coffee and restaurant spot was worth the long wait with dishes that shine.

Another day, another 1-0 win for the Nationals against the Mets

Another day, another 1-0 win for the Nationals against the Mets

The lack of hitting is concerning, but Doug Fister and the bullpen make one run stand up in New York.

For Route 7, a plan that could ease traffic congestion and boost transit

For Route 7, a plan that could ease traffic congestion and boost transit

A new study will explore a bus rapid-transit line and light rail to service a congested 13-mile corridor.

The (almost) secret life of a K-pop
star at Georgetown University

The (almost) secret life of a K-pop <br>star at Georgetown University

His folks want him to get a B.A. His fans want more albums. Can Roy Kim please everyone? And himself?

Wizards withstand Wall, Beal injury scares and steal Game 1 in Atlanta

Wizards withstand Wall, Beal injury scares and steal Game 1 in Atlanta

Both of Washington’s stars were hurt but returned, and the Wizards rallied from 12 down to win 104-98.

Living is fine art in this penthouse

Living is fine art in this penthouse

HOUSE OF THE WEEK | The Georgetown condo features a sculptural marble staircase.

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Former deputy gives bleak appraisal
of CIA’s work during Arab Spring

Former deputy gives bleak appraisal <br>of CIA’s work during Arab Spring

In a new book, Michael Morell says the agency gave policymakers assessments that were mistaken.

Unanimous decision in Mayweather-Pacquiao fight: I paid $100 for that?

Unanimous decision in Mayweather-Pacquiao fight: I paid $100 for that?

EARLY LEAD | The lack of action left many observers feeling like they hadn’t gotten their money’s worth.

When Mount Everest shook:
A minute of horror, hours of panic

When Mount Everest shook: <br> A minute of horror, hours of panic

Hundreds of climbers and guides were thrust into the deadliest event ever on the world’s highest peak.

Federal Government

GOP targets federal workers, again

GOP targets federal workers, again

FEDERAL EYE | Government retirement and health programs would be slashed under a 10-year Republican spending plan.

National

Aspen’s Smuggler Mountain is full of dog poop and it stinks

Aspen’s Smuggler Mountain is full of dog poop and it stinks

Colorado rangers have had to mark off 50 more piles a month after cleaning up 600 pounds, according to Pitkin County Open Space and Trails.

Business

The site hopes to change how you shop

The site hopes to change how you shop

By using real-time pricing and encouraging bundled orders, a new e-commerce site could be the next big thing in shopping.

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