Former assistant attorney general Christopher A. Wray testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee on his nomination to become the FBI’s eighth director.

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Untangling the web of Donald Trump Jr.

What you need to know about Donald Trump Jr.'s ties to Russia.

Mueller asks White House to preserve records of Trump Tower meeting

The Washington Post's Carol Leonnig explains that special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigative team has requested the White House to retain records of a meeting with a Russian lawyer.

Sean Spicer’s most memorable news briefings

Sean Spicer resigned as White House press secretary July 21. He had many memorable moments during his time in the role. Here's a look back at some of the most notable.

Here's how Trump’s lawyers are trying to undercut the Russia probe

President Trump has asked his advisers about his power to pardon people in connection to the Russia probe, according to people familiar with the effort.

Trump crushes vial in product demonstration

President Trump on July 20 participated in a product demonstration by Corning, which is introducing a new type of glass drug vial.

U.S. air-defense missiles deploy to Lithuania

U.S. forces presented a battery of air-defense Patriot missiles deployed in Lithuania, as part of a two-week exercise.

Anti-Maduro strike held in Venezuela

Many Venezuelan streets were barricaded and deserted on July 20 for a strike called by opponents of President Nicolas Maduro to demand elections and the end of efforts to create a new congress.

Trump's attack on Sessions raises more questions about the Russia investigation

President Trump turned on his longtime surrogate Attorney General Jeff Sessions and other members of the Justice Department over the ongoing Russia investigation, and Sessions's recusal from it.

McCain’s most courageous political moments

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) has spoken out against bigotry and injustice during his more than 30 years in the Senate.

How Jeff Sessions and Donald Trump’s relationship turned sour

President Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ relationship has deteriorated since Trump became president. Here’s a look at how they got to this point.

How a Trump steel tariff may affect your sweet desserts

Trump's consideration of a higher tariff on steel imports could greatly affect products that you may not know depend on it, like Reddi-wip.

3 things lawmakers want to know from Kushner, Manafort and Trump Jr.

With some of the closest members of President Trump's campaign slated to testify before Senate committees investigating its ties with Russia, here's what lawmakers want to ask Trump's son, son-in-law and former campaign manager.

Watch McCain's 1973 P.O.W. release

Sen. John McCain was released from being held as a prisoner of war on March 14,1973 after serving as a Navy fighter pilot during the Vietnam war.

Pelosi to Republicans: 'We're ready to work in a bipartisan way'

Pelosi says health-care reform "took 100 years to pass" and questions GOP effort to repeal the Affordable Care Act.

'We send him our prayers': Pelosi reacts to McCain's cancer diagnosis

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) responded to the news that Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) was diagnosed with a brain tumor during her weekly news conference on July 20.

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Adults attending conversion classes at Sixth and I synagogue learn about the traditions behind the ancient Jewish practice of circumcision.

Google Chromecast at The Washington Post: How you can watch

Google Chromecast at The Washington Post: How you can watch

PostTV has incorporated technology that allows you to play any of our videos on your TV set through the popular Chromecast device. That means you can watch videos and news shows from The Washington Post and control the playback right from your computer, tablet or smartphone.

Property rights and the pipeline

South Dakota rancher John Harter tried to stop TransCanada from securing the right of eminent domain over his land where they want to put part of the proposed Keystone XL pipeline, but Harter recently lost his battle in court.

Brazil swept up by new energy source

Brazil swept up by new energy source

In Northeastern Brazil, energy companies are erecting wind farms to capitalize on the constant winds that have challenged farming families for generations.

Making the most out of your museum visit

Making the most out of your museum visit

The Post's Anne Midgette shares five tips for how to get the most out of your visit to a museum.

Obama slams GOP: 'Do your job'

Obama slams GOP: 'Do your job'

A mashup of highlights from the president's speech on the government shutdown at M. Luis Construction company in Rockville, Md. Thursday.