Casey Capachi

Washington, D.C.


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A man of healing, a saga of suffering

A man of healing, a saga of suffering Child sex abuse allegations are complicated by legal maze in Indian country In WANBLEE, S.D. He was a world-famous medicine man, a traditional healer and spiritual leader. Followers would travel long distances to this tiny hamlet on the Great Plains to be in his presence and pray […]

December 28, 2014

From broken homes to a broken system

From broken homes to a broken system PINE RIDGE INDIAN RESERVATION, S.D. — She sits alone in a cinder-block cell, an Oglala Lakota teenager with a long braid and tattoos. For five months she has been locked up on this remote prairie reservation for drinking and disorderly conduct. When she behaves, she can watch television. Mostly, though, […]

November 28, 2014

Don’t criticize Iowa farmers, say Des Moines voters

The Post's Ben Terris spoke to Iowans Thursday on their thoughts going into the 2014 Iowa Senate race.

October 31, 2014

L.A. says hello to ‘supercute’ Hello Kitty exhibit with sold-out showings

Hello Kitty is turning 40, and the Japanese American National Museum has curated the largest retrospective in the U.S. looking back on the past four decades of her influence on popular culture.

October 12, 2014

[VIDEO] Microsoft CEO’s advice to women on asking for a raise: Have ‘faith in the system’

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella's advice to women that not asking for a raise is "good karma" has sparked outrage.

October 10, 2014

Ukrainian politicians learn to roll with the punches — even when cake is thrown at them

Tensions in Ukraine reached a high point this summer as members of parliament and presidential aides were on the receiving end of the public's — and sometimes their own colleagues' — frustration.

October 4, 2014

Photographer’s Notebook: Documenting the cycle of violence in eastern Congo

Photojournalist Pete Muller shares the stories behind his images capturing the problems and beauty of eastern Congo, a corner of the country that has been plagued by violence for the past two decades.

September 29, 2014

Groundskeeper Willie of ‘The Simpsons’ addresses fellow Scots ahead of vote

The beloved Scotsman on the hit series "The Simpsons" reminds those skeptical of Scottish independence to say "aye or die."

September 18, 2014

Today in uplifting internet news: Redditors help father who lost his infant daughter

A mourning father wanted a picture of his daughter without the tubes that had always been connected to her. The response from Reddit was overwhelming.

July 16, 2014

Where to eat new dictionary words in D.C.

Check out the most recent additions to Merriam-Webster’s dictionary that are good enough to eat.

May 22, 2014