The rapidly rising number of federal investigations poses challenges for the Obama administration.
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Anthony Faiola and Souad Mekhennet
As other Western countries bar or jail returning jihadists, the port city of Aarhus is taking a novel approach.
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Falling prices put pressure on Russia, Iran and Venezuela.
(Matt York / AP)
Arizona agrees to several reforms in its prisons. Will other states follow?
D.C. voters’ hard choice: Bowser’s cautious, mediocre record, or Catania’s combative approach?
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The documentary maker, who earned the whistleblower’s trust, reaches her biggest audience.
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Bankers have fanned the country in an effort to help the poor share in the country’s economic growth.
Adam Sobel and Kathryn Miles reveal the science and human tragedies of Hurricane Sandy in separate books.
(Michel du Cille / The Washington Post)
Former Biden aide Ron Klain will lead the U.S. response, but the GOP questions his pedigree.
(Amanda Voisard / For the Washington Post)
The assessments we use for students and teachers must measure up.