The Washington Post

Michael E. Ruane

ReporterWashington, D.C.


With heat indexes in the 100s, it’s sweat and hydrate — or just stay inside.

  • Jul 22, 2016

Temperatures head for 100 in boiling July heat.

  • Jul 21, 2016

Forty-seven years ago this week, man went to the moon, writing on the walls as he went.

  • Jul 21, 2016

Items are reminders of the horrors of slavery’s dreaded “middle passage” across the ocean.

  • Jul 13, 2016

Doctor says her physical symptoms and difficult disposition suggest “pernicious anemia.”

  • Jul 5, 2016

If the Mall fireworks are postponed, July 5 is the rain date.

  • Jul 1, 2016

The National Zoo’s 8-foot Cuban crocodile, injured in a fight, gets care from some careful vets.

  • Jun 29, 2016

Battle of the Somme centennial to be marked at grim site purchased in 1978.

  • Jun 28, 2016

A hidden note and a lost pair of pliers add to the lore of Lindbergh’s trans-Atlantic airplane.

  • Jun 27, 2016

There are many other baby animals to admire besides the more famous panda cub.

  • Dec 18, 2015
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