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Officials said there are growing doubts about what the fighters can achieve because of Russia’s intervention, and President Obama now seems inclined to leave the fate of the CIA program, which has been the centerpiece of U.S. strategy, up to the next occupant of the White House.
Campaign 2016
Determined not to fall behind early in the campaign, Hillary Clinton ramped up her appeals to rich donors and shrugged off concerns about the perception that she was too cozy with wealthy interests.
The big fight over the next 15 days is for control of the Senate, where Democrats need a net gain of four seats to retake the upper hand. But the 2018 field looks very tough for them.
The view of downtown Reykjavik. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post)
The view of downtown Reykjavik. (Jabin Botsford/The Washington Post)
The group of anarchists, hackers, libertarians and Web geeks sets policy through online polls and offered Edward Snowden a new home. And a Pirate victory in Iceland this week would add to a string of once-impossible election results in the West.
Women in Power
As more women and children attempt to cross illegally, Border Patrol has stepped up efforts to hire female agents who can put the migrants at ease. As one of the few women among 17,500 agents, Raquel Medina struggles with proving she can back up men and not looking weak to people she detains.
People worrying too much about ballot security, and then not voting, is a concern for some experts.
If the map of potential service cuts that appeared to disproportionately target communities of color was never a serious proposal, why did Metro release it in the first place?
Convinced the outcome of the election will determine whether they can secure a path to citizenship in the country they've known since childhood, undocumented immigrants are trying to turn out the vote in Northern Virginia for Hillary Clinton.
Poor oversight by Prince George’s County officials could have contributed to the casino giant lagging in some commitments.
In an election year dominated by anti-establishment sentiment, an unlikely coalition has emerged in the left-leaning county filled with people who like government and many who make their living from it.
COLUMN | Giant pandas may be solitary in the wild, but it can’t be easy for parents to say farewell.
As thousands of people stream out of Mosul, officials are raising security concerns about the possibility of more strikes like those in Paris and Brussels, which were carried out by locally born attackers.
MEDIA COLUMNIST | American news organizations need to take the spotlight off this divisive figure, starting Nov. 9, for the good of the country.
The Federal Communications Commission’s involvement in the review process hinges on whether Time Warner sells certain assets to AT&T.
Campaign 2016
A week after the comedy show drew a rebuke from the GOP nominee, the writers didn't back down in their portrayal of his performance in the final presidential debate.
The elusive Murray — "if I don't answer the phone for a while, maybe they'll just move on" — is scheduled to accept the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor tonight. And Dylan has yet to respond to the Swedish Academy, which awarded him the Nobel in literature.
California officials said all of the victims were passengers on the tour bus, which crashed into the back of the big rig’s trailer around 5 a.m. Sunday on Interstate 10.
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This Monday, Oct. 24, James Hohmann goes live with Gary Johnson, Libertarian nominee for president.
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