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Campaign 2016
Hillary Clinton leads Donald Trump by 46-44 percent in a Washington Post-ABC News poll of likely voters, with her August lead gone after a series of recent difficulties on the campaign trail.
An examination of one week of his speeches, tweets and interviews shows a candidate who not only continues to rely heavily on thinly sourced or entirely unsubstantiated claims, but uses them to paint a strikingly grim portrait of America.
Arcan Cetin, 20, was arrested in Oak Harbor, Wash., about 30 miles from the scene of the shooting.
A boat involved in an accident that killed Jose Fernandez lies overturned on a jetty. (AP)
The 24-year-old pitcher, a Cuban defector who swiftly became one of the brightest young stars in baseball, is among three people who were killed in a boat crash off Miami Beach.
The videos — one taken from an officer’s body camera and another from the dashboard camera of a police vehicle — show Scott, 43, exiting his vehicle and falling to the ground. But they do not answer the question of whether he held a gun as police have said.
U.S. District Chief Judge Beryl A. Howell, a former Senate aide who helped draft the Patriot Act, has defied easy labeling throughout a decades-long career spent charting the frontier of technology and law in the nation’s capital.
The hard-fought battle to save Rhodeside Green Park paid off for neighbors who rallied to keep the station out their park on Clarendon Boulevard between Rosslyn and Courthouse.
Redskins QB Kirk Cousins warms up. (AP)
2nd quarter
11:51, 2nd quarter
1 2 3 4 Total
WAS 6 0 - - 6
NYG 14 0 - - 14
Recent updates
11:51 Redskins timeout.
12:10 Matt Jones rush to the middle for 1 yard to the NYG29.
12:50 Brad Wing punts for 56 yards to Was14. Jamison Crowder return for 50 yards to NYG36.
Stat leaders
K. Cousins
67 yards, 0 TD
M. Jones
5 rush, 12 yards
P. Garcon
2 rec, 31 yards, 0 TD
New York
E. Manning
95 yards, 1 TD
S. Vereen
6 rush, 37 yards
S. Shepard
2 rec, 35 yards, 1 TD
Player stats
Passing: C A Yds TD INT
K. Cousins 7 10 67 0 0
Rushing: Car Yds TD LG
M. Jones 5 12 0 6
C. Thompso... 2 11 0 8
Receiving: Rec Yds TD LG
P. Garcon 2 31 0 20
J. Reed 2 19 0 14
J. Crowder 2 11 0 8
M. Jones 1 6 0 6
Player stats
Passing: C A Yds TD INT
E. Manning 7 10 95 1 0
Rushing: Car Yds TD LG
S. Vereen 6 37 1 15
O. Darkwa 2 9 0 6
Receiving: Rec Yds TD LG
S. Shepard 2 35 1 23
W. Tye 2 8 0 5
O. Beckham... 1 26 0 26
B. Rainey 1 24 0 24
L. Donnell 1 2 0 2
Game Details
Pandas have a difficult time getting the full nutritional value from bamboo, much as they may enjoy it. So the National Zoo has recently offered a new treat: cornstalks.
Adults waited on the main floor of D.C.’s convention center to see authors like Stephen King and Joyce Carol Oates. But the real action was upstairs where children and teens packed rooms for their literary stars: Edwidge Danticat, Lois Lowry and Gene Luen Yang.
There’s more good news: A cold front off to the west brings a good chance at some much-needed rain to the area Monday night.
Top 1st
0 outs
Top 1st, 0 outs
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
WAS 0 - - - - - - - - 0 1 0
PIT - - - - - - - - - 0 0 0
Recent updates
Rendón doubled to center, Difo scored.
Revere stole third, Difo stole second.
Difo walked on a full count.
Top 1st
Individual stats
RBI: WAS: Harper (85).
Player stats
Batting: AB H R HR RBI
B. Revere CF 1 1 1 0 0
W. Difo 2B 0 0 1 0 0
B. Harper RF 1 0 0 0 1
A. Rendon 3B 1 1 0 0 1
C. Robinso... 1B 0 0 0 0 0
D. Espinos... SS 0 0 0 0 0
B. Goodwin LF 0 0 0 0 0
J. Lobaton C 0 0 0 0 0
A. Cole P 0 0 0 0 0
Pitching: IP H ER BB SO
A. Cole 0 0 0 0 0
Player stats
Batting: AB H R HR RBI
J. Jaso 1B 0 0 0 0 0
J. Bell RF 0 0 0 0 0
A. McCutch... CF 0 0 0 0 0
J. Kang 3B 0 0 0 0 0
S. Rodrigu... LF 0 0 0 0 0
J. Mercer SS 0 0 0 0 0
P. Florimo... 2B 0 0 0 0 0
E. Fryer C 0 0 0 0 0
T. Glasnow P 0 0 0 0 0
Pitching: IP H ER BB SO
T. Glasnow 0 2 2 0 0
Game Details
Despite the "awkward handshake thing," he charmed her by doodling on the table with crayons.
Designer Nicole Lanteri on how to make a master bedroom feel cozy and sophisticated.
Completing your first marathon in middle age has advantages. Ask these runners.
The regime has released no new details about the pair, who are being held as “prisoners of war” amid rising tensions.
Attacks shred cease-fire that Washington and Moscow had hoped would lead to peace talks.
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Assumptions died all over the country on Saturday as Stanford-UCLA, Tennessee-Florida, Wisconsin-Michigan State, Duke-Notre Dame, Colorado-Oregon and Auburn-LSU yielded surprising results.
If you believe what you see online, there are exercises, diets and even pills that eliminate the flab in a jiffy, but fighting belly fat is neither fast nor easy.
Industry estimates indicate that upward of 30 million Americans have wearable trackers, but finds dieters lost more weight without the activity monitors, a study has found
  • 2 days ago
How well have you been paying attention to the Emmys, the presidential campaign and the legal status of plastic cutlery in Europe? Take our quiz and find out.
Campaign 2016
(Left: Melina Mara/The Post; Right: Bloomberg)
Monday’s meeting between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton should be great theater. But if history is our guide, the race will likely look similar after the debates as it does today.
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(Jason Aldag/The Washington Post)
What you need to know about presidential debates
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On Tuesday, James Hohmann will kick off his new live interview series talking one on one with Tom Vilsack. The former Iowa governor will discuss the first presidential debate, how Democrats can take the lead in rural Republican strongholds and issues at stake for next administration.
Join The Post on Wednesday as we explore the future of increasingly connected cities. Policymakers, urban strategists and industry innovators will discuss and debate the tech advancements and policies that are shaping cities across the country.
Who is Donald J. Trump? To discover the man in full, The Washington Post assembled a team of award-winning reporters and researchers to delve into every aspect of his improbable life. (Also available in hardcover.)
Explore the trove of original documents used in the development of The Post's biography about the Republican presidential nominee.