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59 min ago | Potomac Local
Those who watch and report on Washington-area winter weather say Tuesday's forecast of up to five inches of snow is a bit excessive.
Should nudity be off-limits on prime-time TV?
Are you smart enough to be a US Marine?
1 hr ago | Lowell Sun
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland has a Rush exhibit, seen Oct. 31, 2013.
2 hrs ago | The Washington Post
For most of 2013, there was little intrigue in next year's U.S. Senate race in Virginia.
3 hrs ago | Deadline
EXCLUSIVE : Suddenly, there is a collision of feature projects based on the subject of debilitating concussions on professional football players.
5 hrs ago | KSBW-TV
A 27-year-old woman was knocked out by a flying deer while jogging in Virginia. Yes, that's right.
6 hrs ago | New York Magazine
The most intense fights in American politics center around questions of redistribution - at what levels should the government tax the rich, and how generously should it subsidize the poor and sick? The debates tend to run along familiar tropes - big government, free markets, personal responsibility, and so on.
10 hrs ago | The American Prospect
Among those with an opinion , 57 percent supported the agreement with 37 percent opposed.
A Washington Post columnist since 1984, Thomas Boswell is known for the many books he has written on baseball, including "How Life Imitates the World Series" and "Why Time Begins on Opening Day."
Staffers at the National Security Agency feel overlooked by the White House amid revelations of the agency's vast domestic surveillance programs, according to a Washington Post report published Saturday.
I love walking the streets of Washington, D.C. Sometimes I turn a corner to discover a surprising and little-known site or monument.
Now that NSA is the dirtiest acronym in Washington, it appears to be a much less fun place to work than before Edward Snowden detailed exactly the extent to which our communication devices are the agency's playground.
Japanese Coast Guard vessels sail alongside Japanese activists' fishing boat, not in photo, warning the activists away from a group of disputed islands called Diaoyu by China and Senkaku by Japan.
The first crisis, barely noticed here, is Ukraine's sudden turn away from Europe and back to the Russian embrace.
Carolyn Hax started her advice column in 1997 as a weekly feature for The Washington Post, accompanied by the work of "relationship cartoonist" Nick Galifianakis.
This week marked the launch of new rules in Washington, DC that are intended to put an end to years of rancor between the District's food trucks and their supporters on the one hand and regulators and the restaurant lobby in the District on the other.
There must be a poisonous chemical reaction when "ink meets paper" at The Washington Post which causes mental embolism to impact its reporters and columnists when they write about D.C. Mayor Vincent C. Gray .
The Greater Reston Arts Center has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Philip L Graham Fund, which will be used for website development and technology upgrades.