Ex-CIA officer is convicted of espionage in leak

Jeffrey Sterling, who was involved in a highly secretive operation to give faulty nuclear plans to Iran, was convicted of giving classified information to a reporter at the New York Times.

    Koch-backed groups plan to spend nearly $1 billion on ’16

    The massive goal of $899 million is more than double the amount that 17 allied groups in the network raised during the 2012 campaign.

    Man mistakenly crashes drone at White House

    The man later called the Secret Service and explained that he never intended for his “quadcopter” to breach White House security, investigators said.

    Tourists walk over the Brooklyn Bridge ahead of the storm. (EPA)

       
       

      Risk of D.C. accumulation peaks tonight

      WEATHER GANG | With most of the region at or below freezing, slick spots on the road are a big concern through the morning.

      Local News

      Ex-Va. governor McDonnell to remain free as corruption case is challenged

      Ex-Va. governor McDonnell to remain free as corruption case is challenged

      He was to start serving two years on Feb. 9, but an appeals court said he doesn’t pose a flight risk.

      Last of six victims’ bodies found
      after fire at Annapolis mansion

      Last of six victims’ bodies found <br>after fire at Annapolis mansion

      The recovery occurred after six days of combing the wreckage of the massive waterfront property.

      How median income varies by Metro line and station across the region

      How median income varies by Metro line and station across the region

      WONKBLOG | The wealthiest households are along the Orange Line and the poorest along Green.

      A lot of millennials live in Arlington. That doesn’t mean we can afford it.

      A lot of millennials live in Arlington. That doesn’t mean we can afford it.

      OPINION | Arlington needs to grow and increase its affordable housing without degrading its livability.

      How the mortgage meltdown hurt
      a rich black community

      How the mortgage meltdown hurt <br> a rich black community

      Fairwood, where the median household income was more than $170,000, epitomizes what was lost.

      Under plan, federal workers could
      get 6 paid weeks of parental leave

      Under plan, federal workers could <br>get 6 paid weeks of parental leave

      Employees are currently eligible for 12 weeks of unpaid parental leave or can use paid sick leave.

      The real reason Ovechkin wanted to win one of those all-star cars: Charity

      The real reason Ovechkin wanted to win one of those all-star cars: Charity

      The Caps star aimed to get picked last in the game draft so he could win. He didn’t. It paid off anyway.

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      Obama administration aims
      to change how doctors are paid

      Obama administration aims <br>to change how doctors are paid

      The move would tie fees for Medicare services more to the quality of care rather than quantity.

      A ‘Southern steel-magnolia’ forges
      her way to attorney general nominee

      A ‘Southern steel-magnolia’ forges <br>her way to attorney general nominee

      Loretta Lynch is set to begin confirmation hearings as the first black female candidate for the job.

      You aren’t imagining it. You really are running through toilet paper faster.

      You aren’t imagining it. You really are running through toilet paper faster.

      WONKBLOG | A square isn’t square anymore, and other ways toilet paper rolls are shrinking.

      Sports

      NFL deserves blame for DeflateGate

      NFL deserves blame for DeflateGate

      The league has allowed the Patriots’ football controversy to linger at its own benefit.

      Real Estate

      Drones could get expanded role in real estate

      Drones could get expanded role in real estate

      The National Association of Realtors is seeking to use them to market listings.

      Federal Government

      Under plan, federal workers could
      get 6 paid weeks of parental leave

      Under plan, federal workers could <br>get 6 paid weeks of parental leave

      FEDERAL EYE | Employees are currently eligible for 12 weeks of unpaid parental leave or can use paid sick leave.

      National

      Police: 2 bodies, car found in case of missing Craigslist couple

      Police: 2 bodies, car found in case of missing Craigslist couple

      The bodies are unidentified, but a suspect turned himself in to Georgia police earlier Monday.

      Business

      Stop paying so much for tax help

      Stop paying so much for tax help

      Most taxpayers have fairly straightforward returns and can avoid paying hundreds of dollars for a tax pro.

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