Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and former acting attorney general Sally Yates testify before a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

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Trump: ‘Conditions on the ground,’ rather than timelines will determine Afghan strategy

Trump: ‘Conditions on the ground,’ rather than timelines will determine Afghan strategy

President Trump addressed U.S. troops and the nation from Fort Myer in Arlington, Va., on Aug. 21 to announce his plan going forward in Afghanistan.

Trump: ‘Let us find the courage to heal our divisions within’

Trump: ‘Let us find the courage to heal our divisions within’

President Trump addressed U.S. troops and the nation from Fort Myer in Arlington, Va., on Aug. 21 to announce his plan going forward in Afghanistan.

Trump's speech on Afghanistan, in 3 minutes

Trump's speech on Afghanistan, in 3 minutes

President Trump unveiled a new strategy for the U.S. war in Afghanistan on Aug. 21.

President Trump has made more than 1,000 false or misleading statements

President Trump has made more than 1,000 false or misleading statements

In early August, the president crossed a new benchmark — over 1,000 false or misleading claims. According to The Fact Checker's calculation, he now averages 4.9 claims per day.

The scene where Barcelona attacker was shot and killed

The scene where Barcelona attacker was shot and killed

Spanish police shot and killed Younes Abouyaaquob, 22, in the small town of Subirats. Officials found a fake suicide bomb vest on the man after deploying a robot.

Washington Post-ABC News poll tracks Trump's response to Charlottesville

Washington Post-ABC News poll tracks Trump's response to Charlottesville

A new Washington Post-ABC News poll tracks President Trump's response to the events in Charlottesville.

President John F. Kennedy's remarks on civil rights

President John F. Kennedy's remarks on civil rights

On June 11, 1963, President John F. Kennedy responded to threats of violence and obstruction following desegregation attempts at the University of Alabama.

Navy's top admiral orders investigation after latest accident at sea

Navy's top admiral orders investigation after latest accident at sea

In a statement addressing the collision between the USS John S. McCain and an oil tanker near Singapore, Navy Adm. John Richardson ordered an "operational pause" and fleet wide investigation.

New North Korean video threatens Guam, shows Trump in cemetery

New North Korean video threatens Guam, shows Trump in cemetery

In this excerpt from a North Korean propaganda video, senior U.S. officials are seen engulfed in flames with President Trump looking over a cemetery with the warning: “The fate of the U.S., with its many crimes, ends here.”

Big Ben goes silent for four years

Big Ben goes silent for four years

London's famous clock tower rings for the last time before it falls silent for four years for renovation works.

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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.