Dow gains over 600 points, ends six-day slump

In an about face from the previous week, the Dow Jones industrial average, Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index and the Nasdaq climbed near 4 percent.

GOP loyalty oath proposal may trip up Trump

Virginia is debating whether to require candidates pledge not to make a third-party bid.

Trump boots Univision anchor out of news event

Trump shows he will not be tamed with a rollicking rally in Iowa and spicy slams on his opponents.

Eddie Murphy arrives at the Kennedy Center. (Matt McClain/Post)

Eddie Murphy, king of comedy

Murphy didn’t tell a joke for almost three decades — until he came to the Kennedy Center to receive the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor.

Vester L. Flanagan, 41, a former employee of the Roanoke station, is believed to have posted videos online showing him shooting the crew.

Possible Biden run puts Obama fundraising network on high alert

Possible Biden run puts Obama fundraising network on high alert

Top party bundlers underwhelmed with Hillary Clinton are considering backing the vice president.

Two U.S. troops killed in apparent ‘insider’ attack by Afghan soldier

Two U.S. troops killed in apparent ‘insider’ attack by Afghan soldier

The two were killed when their vehicle was fired on inside a base in the Helmand province.

Retired generals and admirals urge Congress to reject Iran nuclear deal

Retired generals and admirals urge Congress to reject Iran nuclear deal

The letter by 195 former top military officers follows one last week that supported the nuclear agreement.

Panda cub dies at National Zoo after frantic six-hour effort to save its life

Panda cub dies at National Zoo after frantic six-hour effort to save its life

The smaller of the two panda cubs seemed to improve before going into cardiac and respiratory arrest .

Why the healthy school lunch program is in trouble, in before/after photos

Why the healthy school lunch program is in trouble, in before/after photos

Just because a student is required to take a fruit or vegetable doesn’t mean they’ll eat it, a study finds.

Mormons will stay in Boy Scouts despite end of ban on gay leaders

Mormons will stay in Boy Scouts despite end of ban on gay leaders

The church said it would continue to “appoint Scout leaders who uphold and exemplify” its values.

Polo shirts and khakis were just the right thing for U.S. heroes in Paris

Polo shirts and khakis were just the right thing for U.S. heroes in Paris

Too casual for a medal ceremony? Hardly. The fashion choice spoke volumes about their brave actions.

Don’t deal with sticker shock
by reducing the amount of your tip

Don’t deal with sticker shock <br> by reducing the amount of your tip

TRANSCRIPT | The Post’s dining critic weighs in on your questions about eating out in D.C.

A Duke freshman thinks ‘Fun Home’ is immoral. He won’t read assignment.

A Duke freshman thinks ‘Fun Home’ is  immoral. He won’t read assignment.

POSTEVERYTHING | He says his beliefs extend to pop culture and artwork depicting sex acts.

Local

Latest ambulance delay puts new focus on D.C. fire chief

Latest ambulance delay puts new focus on D.C. fire chief

Medical director’s resignation letter singled out stabbing victim who waited 18 minutes for transport and later died.

Sports

Anti-Beyoncé protest planned at NFL headquarters

Anti-Beyoncé protest planned at NFL headquarters

An unidentified group wants to let the league know it is upset with the pop star’s “race-baiting stunt at the Superbowl.”

Technology

Google’s driverless cars are now legally the same as a human driver

Google’s driverless cars are now legally the same as a human driver

Are you still driving if you can’t run the car? The government says no.

Business

We’re only one month into the tax filing season, and the IRS has already been attacked

We’re only one month into the tax filing season, and the IRS has already been attacked

Taxpayers are facing an uptick in identity theft as criminals ramp up efforts to steal data from the IRS and tax software companies.

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