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After violence in Ferguson, Nixon bolsters troops

The Missouri governor authorized more National Guard troops to aid police as the city prepares for the next wave of unrest.

Ferguson violence broke the mold in 3 important ways

ESSAY | What occurred Monday night is rioting as planned event, so extensively prepared for as to obscure the power and meaning of the protests.

(Bonnie Berkowitz, Richard Johnson and Darla Cameron/The Post)

The confrontation: How it unfolded

GRAPHIC | A St. Louis County prosecutor laid out this sequence of events between Darren Wilson and Michael Brown, using physical evidence and testimony of witnesses.

    Darren Wilson on why he shot Michael Brown

    Darren Wilson on why he shot Michael Brown

    His grand jury testimony varies from previously published stories — and accusations — about an officer who killed a teenager.

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    Everything you need to know about Wednesday’s snowstorm in D.C.

    Everything you need to know about Wednesday’s snowstorm in D.C.

    WEATHER GANG | Rain will turn into snow in the morning, possibly compromising visibility on roads.

    Gov. O’Malley says he’s ready to
    allow fracking in Western Maryland

    Gov. O’Malley says he’s ready to <br>allow fracking in Western Maryland

    The outgoing leader said that next month he’ll propose rules to ensure safety and protect the environment.

    Gruden needs to cut ties with RGIII

    Gruden needs to cut ties with RGIII

    COLUMN | The coach finally got his NFL shot and he shouldn’t waste time with this quarterback.

    Where the Olympic Stadium, Village, events could be if D.C. hosts in 2024

    Where the Olympic Stadium, Village, events could be if D.C. hosts in 2024

    DIGGER | Weightlifting at D.A.R. Hall? This is what D.C. could look like as a Summer Olympics host.

    Former Redskin Fred Smoot
    arrested on domestic assault charge

    Former Redskin Fred Smoot <br>arrested on domestic assault charge

    The ex-NFL star is suspended indefinitely by Comcast SportsNet, for whom he is a contributor.

    Don’t blame the turkey: How to
    avoid a Thanksgiving ‘food coma’

    Don’t blame the turkey: How to <br>avoid a Thanksgiving ‘food coma’

    The real nap-inducers are side dishes: Sweet potato casserole, stuffing and double-crust apple pie.

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    People have no idea how many
    calories are in their favorite foods

    People have no idea how many <br>calories are in their favorite foods

    WONKBLOG | The FDA’s new calorie-labeling rules could be a wake-up call for American diners.

    Don’t have a date to take home for Thanksgiving? Rent one online.

    Don’t have a date to take home for Thanksgiving? Rent one online.

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    Real Estate

    Prepare your home now for winter

    Prepare your home now for winter

    Check your heater, roof shingles and sump pump.

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    How to help kids become volunteers

    How to help kids become volunteers

    Here was a perfect opportunity for my daughter and myself to spend time together doing something meaningful, where she could make a difference.

    Arts

    Smithsonian museum: Cosby art show will go on

    Smithsonian museum: Cosby art show will go on

    Exhibiting works owned by the comedian “does not imply the museum is taking a position” on the sexual assault allegations.

    Business

    This week’s OPEC meeting is the most important in years

    This week’s OPEC meeting is the most important in years

    WONKBLOG | Thursday’s OPEC meeting in Vienna will be the groups’s most closely watched session in years, with far-reaching implications from the local gasoline pump to the oil-dependent budgets of Russia and Iran.

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