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President Trump’s threat to shutdown the federal government over his demand for $1.6 billion in border wall money could upend delicate negotiations on Capitol Hill to keep the government open and funded past Sept. 30,
 
How Powerball manipulated the odds to make another massive jackpot
(The Washington Post, August 22, 2017; 9:06 PM)
 
Samsung faces a crucial smartphone launch as its top executive faces a sentencing hearing
(The Washington Post, August 22, 2017; 6:21 PM)
 
The treasury secretary’s wife just apologized for a ‘highly insensitive’ Instagram post
(The Washington Post, August 22, 2017; 5:32 PM)
 
Richard Cordray defends CFPB arbitration rule amid speculation he plans to run for Ohio governor
(The Washington Post, August 22, 2017; 3:52 PM)
 
Johnson & Johnson says its drug shouldn’t be used in executions
(The Washington Post, August 22, 2017; 1:26 PM)
 
‘Hotter,’ ‘lesbian,’ ‘feminazi’: How some economists discuss their female colleagues
(The Washington Post, August 22, 2017; 11:56 AM)
 
11,000 people are begging Disney to stay on Netflix
(The Washington Post, August 22, 2017; 11:08 AM)
 
The federal government is systematically undercounting heroin users
(The Washington Post, August 22, 2017; 7:00 AM)
 
Treasury secretary’s wife boasts of travel on government plane, touts Hermes and Valentino fashion
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2017; 10:48 PM)
 
Can GE’s former chief executive turn Uber around?
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2017; 7:36 PM)
 
Google’s newest Android operating system gets its official name: Oreo
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2017; 5:27 PM)
 
IRS whistle blower who questioned paper industry tax break fights to keep his job
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2017; 4:36 PM)
 
Trump administration halted a study of mountaintop coal mining’s health effects
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2017; 3:39 PM)
 
The feel-good Hallmark Channel is booming in the age of Trump
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2017; 2:22 PM)
 
McConnell says there is ‘zero chance’ Congress will fail to raise debt ceiling
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2017; 1:49 PM)
 
Child labor: The inconvenient truth behind India’s growth story
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2017; 9:00 AM)
 
A controversial California effort to fight climate change just got some good news
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2017; 8:30 AM)
 
Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club loses its ninth big charity event this week
(The Washington Post, August 20, 2017; 6:34 PM)