FCC approves strict rules on Web providers

The historic net neutrality vote represents the government's most aggressive attempt to make sure the Web remains a level playing field.

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Facing a Friday night-into-Saturday morning shutdown deadline, the option of passing a stopgap bill is gaining attention.

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    Congratulations, Washington: We conquered a commute snowstorm

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    Patient transported from Clarendon apartment using Ebola protocols

    Patient transported from Clarendon apartment using Ebola protocols

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    9 things to do this weekend

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