The “Butteri” are the traditional horsemen and cattle breeders of Maremma, the region that spans from northern Lazio into southern Tuscany. To preserve the history and traditions of the Butteri, the Tuscany regional government has taken drastic measures -- offering a vocational training course to men, and for the first time, women.

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Stanley Martin is planning 43 townhouses, and seven are for sale now, at base prices ranging from $499,990 to $550,000.

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Dominion Trail is an emerging four-acre community in Sterling, Va., 30 miles west of the District in eastern Loudoun County. Forty-three townhouses are planned. (Benjamin C Tankersley/For The Washington Post)

The 2019 BET Awards took place Sunday night in Los Angeles .

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June 23, 2019 | Eva Marcille. (Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

A look at the president’s visits, speeches and meetings with dignitaries.

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June 24, 2019 | President Trump signs an executive order imposing fresh sanctions on Iran in the Oval Office. (Oliver Contreras/For The Washington Post)

House Majority Whip James E. Clyburn’s (D-S.C.) fish fry, a long-standing event that this year has blossomed into a centerpiece ahead of the 2020 election, drew the Democratic candidates for president.

Take advantage of new and soon-to-close exhibits in Washington.

Virginia boys state baseball championship, fires burn farmland in Syria, a gunman fires shots outside a Dallas federal building, Trump aide Hope Hicks testifies on Capitol Hill, Toronto Raptors championship parade. Here’s a look at 12 of the best photos from the week, selected by photo editors at The Washington Post.

The outcry led the city’s embattled leader to apologize, though she refused to withdraw the proposal.

The Washington Post’s picks of distinguished local homes on the market.

Outdoor activities, particularly those on the water, are a big draw for residents.

There are lots of options for how to plan and execute a kitchen overhaul, it all depends on how much time and money you want to invest.

Supporters gathered at the Amway Center to hear the president, vice president and others speak.

Bordering a national park called Victoria Park Nature Reserve, the property includes a rain forest with two dams and a natural waterfall.

The 2019 MTV Movie & TV Awards, in Santa Monica, Calif.

Gloria Vanderbilt, the “poor little rich girl” who fascinated the nation during a scandal-tinged custody trial in the 1930s, became one of the most chronicled socialites of her era, and had a varied career as a model, actress, poet, painter, author and mass-marketer of designer jeans, died June 17.

Miller and Smith has 27 single-family homes for sale, with one floor plan starting at $429,990 and the other at $444,990.

Demonstrators take to the streets in Hong Kong, free-roaming deer become a huge attraction in Japan, former “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart testifies on Capitol Hill and the St. Louis Blues win their first Stanley Cup. Here’s a look at 12 of the best photos from the week, selected by photo editors at The Washington Post.

Twenty-nine notable officials, from Sarah Huckabee Sanders to Sally Yates, have quit or been fired.

Women’s soccer dominates this summer as France hosts the FIFA Women’s World Cup.

The enclave embraces the outdoors and has a ‘lost-in-time village feeling.’

Armed officers and an angry crowd faced off after a Tennessee man was fatally shot.

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