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Congressional candidate Katie Arrington injured in car crash

Congressional candidate Katie Arrington injured in car crash

Congressional candidate Katie Arrington (R-S.C.) and a friend were stuck by a vehicle going the wrong way June 21. Arrington's campaign said she had undergone surgery for her injuries and would likely need more June 23.

Authorities reveal the real identity of Joseph Newton Chandler III

Authorities reveal the real identity of Joseph Newton Chandler III

After decades of mystery, authorities announced June 20 the true identity of Joseph Newton Chandler III, an Ohio man that stole a deceased boy's identity. Authorities are now trying to determine why he hid behind a false name.

Trump dismisses stats showing low immigrant criminality

Trump dismisses stats showing low immigrant criminality

President Trump on June 22 said “it’s not true” that undocumented immigrants commit fewer crimes than U.S. citizens, despite studies showing the opposite.

Trump thanks ‘good looking’ ICE agents

Trump thanks ‘good looking’ ICE agents

At an event with “angel families” on June 22, President Trump thanked acting ICE director Thomas D. Homan and the “good looking” Border Patrol agents in the audience.

'Free the kids': Protesters chant outside Nielsen's home

'Free the kids': Protesters chant outside Nielsen's home

Protesters chanted, "no justice, no sleep" outside of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen's home June 22, criticizing the Trump administration's policy of separating migrant children and parents at the border.

Who is Joseph Newton Chandler III?

Who is  Joseph Newton Chandler III?

An Ohio man died in 2002, but authorities have been perplexed by his true identity after learning he stole the identity of a deceased boy.

‘You belong in the Hague’: Protesters shout at Nielsen

‘You belong in the Hague’: Protesters shout at Nielsen

Protesters demonstrated outside of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen's house on June 22 in response to the Trump administration’s policy on separating children from their parents at the border.

New Zealand prime minister’s parents ‘very happy’ about new baby

New Zealand prime minister’s parents ‘very happy’ about new baby

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern became one of few world leaders to give birth in office on June 21. Her parents said they are “very happy” about their new granddaughter.

Trump calls for a 'red wave' to pass immigration legislation

Trump calls for a 'red wave' to pass immigration legislation

President Trump continued to falsely blame Democrats for the state of U.S. immigration policy on June 21, and said he thinks the 2018 elections will be a "red wave."

One rally, one hour, almost 30 Trumpian claims

One rally, one hour, almost 30 Trumpian claims

President Trump averaged nearly one claim every two minutes during his rally in Duluth on June 20.

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Behind the circumcision ritual

Behind the circumcision ritual

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.