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New York’s crime rate has plummeted, but the Bloomberg-era “stop and frisk” practice triggered particular resentment toward the department, which has a history of aggressive tactics.
Lena H. Sun and Joel Achenbach
The technician has no symptoms after the incident Monday, when a virus sample was mistakenly moved from the Ebola research lab to a second lab.
Siddhartha Dhar, with his infant, left London. (National News/Zuma Wire)
Kevin Sullivan and Karla Adam
The militants are calling on doctors, lawyers, engineers and other professionals to join. And children are part of the new society.
Clarence Williams and Julie Zauzmer
Police said the suspects in two separate crimes fired at police, who returned fire. No officers were shot.
John Woodrow Cox
Maybe someone would find the ring, Hayley Plack’s fiance told her. Maybe that person would find them.
Three months after being shot in the head, Jaydan Stancil, 9, is determined to get out of the hospital.
That’s the attitude that makes people more open to evangelism at Christmas. And churches know it.
Private donors pay for the surgeries, which cost $1,000 per doe and take place in a high-tech operating room.
COLUMN | These “Holiday Angels” served the needy and comforted the afflicted in the region.
On Parenting columnist Anjali Varma offers some survival strategies for holiday travel with the kids.
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The bear, which ranks among the biggest ever killed in Virginia, yielded about 100 pounds of meat.
A time-lapse video shows layers of metal, wood and water spreading across the infield.
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Missy Ryan and Adam Goldman
However, President Obama faces congressional opposition to moving or releasing detainees.
WONKBLOG | Kim Jong Un could be challenged if pirated copies get to the Hermit Kingdom.
Daniel W. Drezner
POSTEVERYTHING | Move over, conservatives. A more pernicious religious attack is underway.
George F. Will
The new policy exposes two Republican contenders.
Even enemies can put aside their differences.
Christians flock to Holy Land for Christmas Eve
Former president Bush, 90, hospitalized
Tensions reignited after shooting near Ferguson
Surveillance videos show shooting in Berkeley, Mo.
Berkeley mayor denies link to Ferguson, Garner
Jordan confirms pilot shot down, captured
NORAD gives parents help with Santa tracker
Missouri officer fatally shoots teen who pulled gun
British soul singer Joe Cocker dies of lung cancer
High hopes for classic car boom in Havana
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THE FIX | “Schoolhouse Rock,” Angela Merkel and performance art.
Imagining the impossible beings exercise children’s reasoning skills.
A fourth-round pick out of Clemson, rookie cornerback has been one of Redskins’ top defensive players.
The 30-year fixed-rate average edged up to 3.83 percent, but has remained below 4 percent for all but two weeks since October.
Going Out Guide
Holiday season is in full swing: Find out where to party on Christmas Eve and which nightspots will open their doors on Christmas night.
FEDERAL EYE | Members of the Hines family have volunteered with the NORAD Tracks Santa call center for the past four years..
WONKBLOG | It’s the most boozy time of the year.
In the 11 years since I moved to the United States from Nepal, feeding my obsession hasn’t been so simple.
With artists continuing to funnel new magic into those traditional containers, here are the best albums of 2014.
Old Saint Nick runs a massive data operation. Can he be trusted?
Retiring House Ways and Means chairman burnishes legacy of trying to think big in a gridlocked Congress.
Mr. Thompson, 72, investigated the death of Elvis Presley and toxic experiments on recruits in WWII.
Starting in 2019, investors who live in the District will pay a 3 percent capital gains tax rate on tech investments.
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