Democracy Dies in Darkness
Jason Aldag/The Washington Post
The dream of an Arab Spring was dashed 10 years ago, but the movement may not be dead yet
Washington Post correspondents who covered the Arab Spring reflect on the uprisings and the ongoing turmoil in the Middle East.
Get the headlines from today's paper, and click on each one to read the story.
Multi-tasking? Follow the latest headlines and analysis through our podcasts.
The Post offers several ways to securely send information and documents to journalists.
Stay connected with the latest news on your tablet and phone.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell waits for the Senate subway on Tuesday. (Salwan Georges/The Post)
The Senate could vote as soon as next week on a budget bill setting the stage for party-line passage of President Biden’s $1.9 trillion pandemic relief plan.
Butch Bowers declined to say whether he voted for Trump. “The vote is sacrosanct, so I’m not going to talk about that,” he said.
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson loads doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine for distribution. (Reuters)
The looming showdown between President Biden and Iranian President Hassan Rouhani is made more fraught by domestic pressures within both countries.
Two families in Yemen’s Bayda governorate lost 34 relatives, including nine children, in U.S. military actions, the petition alleges.
The new testing protocol comes ahead of the country’s largest holiday, when billions of trips are normally made nationwide.
Now the pandemic is surging, the city is shuttering and an ambitious vaccine campaign is struggling to keep up.
The breakdown in negotiations sets the table for what could be the district's fourth strike in a decade.
The quick-hitting twister in Fultondale, just north of Birmingham, killed one person and caused injuries and extensive property damage.
A fight broke out between Reps. Matthew Lyon and Roger Griswold during the impeachment hearings of Sen. William Blount in 1798. (Library of Congress)
Can the Senate try Trump for inciting an insurrection after he's left the White House? Consider the cases of Founding Father William Blount in 1797 and Secretary of War William Belknap in 1876.
The Maryland Transportation Authority is exploring three potential corridors for adding a third span to the Chesapeake Bay Bridge to relieve traffic backups. (Michael Robinson Chavez/The Post)
Public hearings on the findings, scheduled for this winter, also have been postponed.
In her Senate confirmation hearing, Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo also pledged to help the American economy recover from the pandemic, expand broadband access and promote manufacturing and clean-energy jobs.
The video streaming service said Giuliani repeatedly violated rules against posting false information about the recent election.
Solar panels are stacked in a warehouse in Albuquerque. (Susan Montoya Bryan/AP)
As the cost of renewable energy plummets and climate change awareness grows,  renewables, heavy industry efficiencies and novel transport ideas are attracting mainstream investors.
Market Watch
Last Updated: 01/26/2021
Dow 30,937.04
Today arrow-down -0.07%
S&P 3,849.62
Today arrow-down -0.15%
NASDAQ 13,626.06
Today arrow-down -0.07%
Green Bay’s quarterback downplayed the murky comments he made Sunday regarding his future.
Assigning quarterbacks individual wins and losses is a fool’s errand. Stafford is an above-average quarterback who could help his next team.
Wall, the Wizards’ former franchise point guard, scored 24 points in the Rockets’ 107-88 victory.