Justices appear divided over health-care law

If there was a reason for optimism for the Obama administration, it came when Justice Kennedy, a potential swing vote, questioned whether challengers’ reading of the law would cause “serious constitutional problems” of coercion.

Updates: Chief Justice Roberts finally speaks

Updates: Chief Justice Roberts finally speaks

Follow the latest from oral arguments.

Former HHS secretary Kathleen Sebelius speaks with reporters. (AP)

Five takeaways from the arguments

WONKBLOG | Based on today’s hearing, the latest showdown over Obamacare could lead to another narrow ruling.

Local News

Heavy snow and accumulation expected for Thursday’s winter storm

Heavy snow and accumulation expected for Thursday’s winter storm

WEATHER GANG | Rain turns to snow early, and the worst conditions are expected during rush hour.

Shock over Sweet Briar’s closing turns to determination to keep college alive

Shock over Sweet Briar’s closing turns to determination to keep college alive

Students, faculty and alumnae say they were blindsided and want to know what recourse they have.

Suspect linked to spate of shootings in public places in Md., including at NSA

Suspect linked to spate of shootings in public places in Md., including at NSA

A 35-year-old Pr. George’s man in custody is being investigated for incidents on roads and near malls.

Northern Va. teen thought to have helped man join Islamic State

The FBI raided the home of the 17-year-old student at Osbourn Park High and took him into custody.

How much should I tip for
carryout at a restaurant?

How much should I tip for <br>carryout at a restaurant?

Q&A TRANSCRIPT | The Post’s dining critic weighed in on your questions about eating in D.C.

Killing the Purple Line wouldn’t be conservative. It would be radical.

Killing the Purple Line wouldn’t be conservative. It would be radical.

DR GRIDLOCK | Big transportation projects are always controversial and over budget, but always built.

5 free agents the Redskins can target

5 free agents the Redskins can target

COLUMN | Dan Snyder should splurge for one marquee name and several veterans in their prime.

Is Georgian cuisine the next big thing in D.C.? Many enthusiasts hope so.

Is Georgian cuisine the next big thing in D.C.? Many enthusiasts hope so.

Orange wine and khachapuri are just a hint of the beloved cuisine of the former Soviet republic.

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Alabama Supreme Court halts same-sex marriage

Alabama Supreme Court halts same-sex marriage

The court said a federal court used “sleight of hand” in a ruling that led to same-sex unions last month.

Hillary Clinton’s private e-mail was on a server in her N.Y. home, report says

Hillary Clinton’s private e-mail was on a server in her N.Y. home, report says

THE FIX | The sophisticated system gave the Clintons impressive control over their message archives.

Bush puts $1M-cap on donors to avoid perception of influence by uber-rich

Bush puts $1M-cap on donors to avoid perception of influence by uber-rich

The move may mark the first time a presidential hopeful has sought to limit contributions.

Federal Government

Report says procedures put a chilling effect on potential FBI whistleblowers

FEDERAL DIARY | A GAO report and Senate hearing look at protocol that dissuades feds from pointing out waste or abuse.

National

Jury selected in Boston Marathon bombing trial

Jury selected in Boston Marathon bombing trial

It took two months to seat a jury in the case, but on Tuesday the ten women and eight men were finally selected.

Business

If the economy’s so good, why aren’t workers getting raises?

If the economy’s so good, why aren’t workers getting raises?

WONKBLOG | Unemployment is falling, but wages still aren’t rising. Is that because companies didn’t want to lower pay during the crisis?

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