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Karen Tumulty and Robert Costa
Both political parties fear President Obama’s plan to defer deporting millions of illegal immigrants could change the course of November’s midterm elections.
Rosalind S. Helderman and Matt Zapotosky
The defense rests in the corruption trial, after many once-private details aired about the couple’s marriage.
Aaron Silverman opened Rose's Luxury last year.
Aaron Silverman, the owner of what Bon Appetit magazine has called the top new restaurant in America, has quietly undermined the traditional role of head chef at his laid-back eatery.
Now a doctor living in the Watergate complex, he is angling to serve on a D.C. neighborhood board.
Transit police pulled a man back to the platform seconds before a Red Line train would have struck him.
His “final” live appearance on WJLA is Thursday, though he’s calling it a break rather than retirement.
Michael S. Rosenwald
Robert Ethan Saylor, who had Down syndrome, died in an encounter with the sheriff’s off-duty deputies.
The purebred swine show at the West Virginia state fair features the top pigs from across the country.
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Among the incoming freshman class, Nepalis make up the largest group of international students.
Ashley Halsey III
Better economic times mean the numbers on the road may mark the highest travel levels since 2008.
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Some decried the arrival of Iyanla Vanzant as exploiting tragedy to promote a TV series.
The killer, tied to at least 3,000 murders, is released after turning against other cartel members.
After Anna Whiston-Donaldson’s son died, she wrote a memoir about her slow emergence from grief.
The airlines seem to be competing with each other to cram more seats into already crowded cabins.
A mayor’s woeful tale of the burdens of immigration doesn’t quite add up.
A solution that conservatives could accept.
Fantasy football: RGIII on the decline
The driverless car comes to Washington
Meet the U.S. drug czar, himself in a recovery program
Should Gruden play starters against Tampa Bay?
Big night for 'Breaking Bad,' and other top Emmy moments
Searching for the ‘perfect hog’ at W.Va. State Fair
How cellphone apps track your every location
The earthquake magnitude scale, explained
Redskins struggle on offense, Cousins trade possibility
What is the source of RGIII's struggles?
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Reid Wilson and Niraj Chokshi
Big election battles will be on referendums and amendments important to corporations and political strategists.
We stopped fighting countries and started targeting specific people. The Islamic State is now doing the same.
COLUMN | So how’s the average person supposed to navigate the bureaucratic tangles?
REDSKINS BLOG | Team officials will use Thursday’s final preseason performances to help make roster decisions.
Even if you’re not yet planning to sell, these ideas will help you enjoy your space — now.
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Fritz Hahn and Rhome Anderson
Our Labor Day weekend picks include Sunday and Monday day parties, late-night dancing and Brody Jenner at a pool party.
An oral history project preserves stories of celebrity and success in a thriving neighborhood.
The 17th Twain Prize for humor goes to Leno in October, and TV comedians will tip their caps.
FEDERAL EYE | Labor Department public affairs chief investigated by Congress
The chips are designed to modulate the nervous system to help with arthritis and post-traumatic stress.
Forget click-bait. We’re living in the world of share-bait now.
Is coal country suffering from what economists call the ‘resource curse’?
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