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The ex-CIA director allowed his publisher to begin editing and making copies of the memoir before he had received final approval from the agency, according to people familiar with the project.

American detainee
released by North Korea

American detainee <br> released by North Korea

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Scott Walker shakes hands with challenger Mary Burke before a debate. (AP)

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    Rabbi took students to bath where he allegedly hid camera, woman says

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    Metro will keep nine stations open late for Veterans Day concert on Mall

    Metro will keep nine stations open late for Veterans Day concert on Mall

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    Catania’s ‘Scandal’ mailer puts Bowser former adviser back into mayoral fray

    Catania’s ‘Scandal’ mailer puts Bowser former adviser back into mayoral fray

    Tom Lindenfeld is no longer advising Muriel Bowser. But his scandal is being used against her.

    Va. investment adviser admits he
    stole at least $1 million from clients

    Va. investment adviser admits he <br> stole at least $1 million from clients

    The Apple Financial Services adviser preyed on the elderly and widowed, pilfering their savings.

    D.C. mayor releases transportation plan aimed at curbing driving

    D.C. mayor releases transportation plan aimed at curbing driving

    GRIDLOCK | The MoveDC plan tries to imagine the city’s transit needs in the year 2040.

    D.C.’s skyline could be as iconic as N.Y.’s. The Height Act won’t allow it.

    D.C.’s skyline could be as iconic as N.Y.’s. The Height Act won’t allow it.

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    Conservatives hate the ‘lamestream media’ even more than you think

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    An online marketplace for sex led suspected serial killer to final victim

    An online marketplace for sex led suspected serial killer to final victim

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    Here are some key matchups to
    watch in Game 1 of the World Series

    Here are some key matchups to <br>watch in Game 1 of the World Series

    “Big Game” James Shields and the Royals host the Giants, who are after their third pennant in five years.

    My husband has Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. Can I afford to retire?

    My husband has Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. Can I afford to retire?

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    My sons love getting their toenails painted. Why should that wig me out?

    My sons love getting their toenails painted. Why should that wig me out?

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    Sports

    World Series will be a battle of the bullpens

    World Series will be a battle of the bullpens

    While position players and starting pitchers get all the glory and attention, both teams’ strength this season has been their bullpen.

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    How to save money on rent -- so you can buy a house

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    Federal Government

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    Coexistence of aggressive interrogation and civil liberties

    FINE PRINT | Panetta argues that “enhanced” interrogations were fruitful, but so were techniques without duress.

    National

    U.S. influx of travelers from Ebola-stricken nations slows

    U.S. influx of travelers from Ebola-stricken nations slows

    Fewer than half as many people as once thought are flying to the U.S. from Ebola-stricken African nations.

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    Dave Grohl follows his ‘Sonic Highways’ home to Washington, D.C.

    Dave Grohl follows his ‘Sonic Highways’ home to Washington, D.C.

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    Arts

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    at the Met is laden with deep flaws

    Controversial ‘Death of Klinghoffer’ <br>at the Met is laden with deep flaws

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    Microsoft CEO’s faith in the system pays off

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