Obama to seek
7% increase over sequester levels

The president’s plan would end the sequester by spending $74 billion more than the caps Congress mandated four years ago in an attempt to reduce the federal deficit.

    3 U.S. contractors killed
    in shooting at Kabul airport

    An official said that the three Americans were civilian contractors. Another American contractor was wounded.

    How swarm of quakes could shake Okla.’s foundation

    Oil and gas drilling are the implicit culprits of the earthquakes, but some hesitate to blame an industry that has kept Okla.’s economy afloat.

    SUPER BOWL XLIX

    (Lazaro Gamio and Sohail Al-Jamea/Post)

    At first, the shows were a way to entertain bored fans. Then Michael Jackson changed everything in 1993. Here’s a look at every Super Bowl halftime show, in all its cheese-tastic glory.

    The 2015 Super Bowl commercials

    The 2015 Super Bowl commercials

    What would the NFL’s biggest game be without the commercials? We gathered the ads airing this year for your repeated viewing pleasure.

    Local News

    Nationals’ Jayson Werth pleads guilty to reckless driving, gets 5 days in jail

    Nationals’ Jayson Werth pleads guilty to reckless driving, gets 5 days in jail

    The outfielder admitted to driving his Porsche at more than 100 mph on the Beltway in July.

    Your evening commute may get icy, especially north and west of Beltway

    Your evening commute may get icy, especially north and west of Beltway

    WEATHER GANG | The precipitation will likely happen between 3 and 7 p.m., starting off as sleet.

    U-Va. sorority sister: We’ve been reduced to objects of men’s pleasure

    U-Va. sorority sister: We’ve been reduced to objects of men’s pleasure

    GRADE POINT | A student responded to the order to stay home on fraternities’ bid night.

    RGIII: I wasn’t healthy and ‘it sucked,’ being benched was ‘unfortunate’ call

    RGIII: I wasn’t healthy and ‘it sucked,’ being benched was ‘unfortunate’ call

    SPORTS BOG | The Redskins player said he can’t wait to work with the team’s new quarterbacks coach.

    6-year-old snowboarding in driveway in critical condition after hitting car

    6-year-old snowboarding in driveway in critical condition after hitting car

    The boy was with other kids playing on the site of a vacant house in McLean.

    The Asian side of José Andrés’s long-awaited China Chilcano is winning

    The Asian side of José Andrés’s long-awaited China Chilcano is winning

    FIRST BITE | Dumplings and dim sum are terrific at the chef’s new Chinese-Japanese-Peruvian spot.

    Where the Nats’ payroll stands after the record Max Scherzer megadeal

    Where the Nats’ payroll stands after the record Max Scherzer megadeal

    The signing of the ace pitcher may have bumped the Nationals into the top five spending teams in baseball.

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    Conservatives: We’re over Palin

    Conservatives: We’re over Palin

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    Why this baby’s mom is so angry
    at the anti-vaccination movement

    Why this baby’s mom is so angry <br>at the anti-vaccination movement

    “When you choose not to vaccinate, you’re putting other children at risk,” the mother of the 6-month-old said.

    Dartmouth bans hard alcohol, pledging to curb ‘extreme behavior’

    Dartmouth bans hard alcohol, pledging to curb ‘extreme behavior’

    The Ivy League school wants to create a network of residential communities for student social life.

    What’s going on with Bruce Jenner’s appearance, and is it wrong to ask?

    What’s going on with Bruce Jenner’s appearance, and is it wrong to ask?

    Tabloids have tip-toed around whether the Kardashians’ stepdad is transitioning from male to female.

    Real Estate

    Apartments at center of D.C. proposal styled on New York’s Meatpacking District

    Apartments at center of D.C. proposal styled on New York’s Meatpacking District

    The project would augment the popular Union Market development.

    Federal Government

    Loretta Lynch assures GOP she is not Eric Holder, again and again

    Loretta Lynch assures GOP she is not Eric Holder, again and again

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    National

    Lab offers to pay $13,000 a year for human feces

    Lab offers to pay $13,000 a year for human feces

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