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 2022-01-22 16:40 

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The latest GOP idea: A police force to ferret out voter fraud...

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) calls for such a unit to aggressively pursue violations of election laws, though they have been proven to be rare in the United States....

 2022-01-22 16:13 

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Canaan Valley, West Virginia plummets to minus-31, setting record low for region...

It was colder than just about anywhere in Alaska....

 2022-01-22 16:00 

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Big Sur wildfire burns near California's Highway One and forces evacuations...

The Colorado Fire, which started in the Palo Colorado Canyon, has burned 1,500 acres and has shut down the iconic highway, assistant chief with Cal Fire in Monterey County, told The Washington Post....

 2022-01-22 15:00 

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Step up your workday lunch routine with 7 recipes for simple, satisfying options...

We can do better at lunchtime, and these make-ahead recipes will help....

 2022-01-22 15:00 

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Va. Gov. Youngkin's assertive first week in office leaves Republicans jubilant, Democrats fuming...

In just his first week in office, Virginia Gov. Glenn Youngkin (R) has used his executive powers to eliminate mask mandates, ban critical race theory and rattle lawmakers in Richmond. Republicans are jubilant at the fast start, but Democrats - who control...

 2022-01-22 14:07 

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Mother of 11-year-old who died by suicide sues social media firms Meta and Snap...

Rodriguez's mother said her daughter experienced depression and sleep deprivation as a result of her addiction to Instagram and Snapchat....

 2022-01-22 13:58 

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After stock price collapse, Peloton faces tough questions about post-pandemic future...

The company needs to contend with growing competition from reopening gyms and from companies such as Apple expanding into fitness tech. And there are questions about how Peloton has dealt with its growing roster of problems....

 2022-01-22 13:39 

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The Kiribati island nation was one of the world's last covid-free places. Now it's under lockdown....

The Pacific island nation, one of the world's most remote, had reported just two infections before the flight this month....

 2022-01-22 13:00 

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An old Virginia plantation, a new owner and a family legacy unveiled...

A man who purchased a plantation home in the rural Virginia community he grew up in later learned its original owners had enslaved his ancestors....

 2022-01-22 12:00 

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Our attention spans are suffering. Maybe there's a way to get them back....

Johann Hari's...

 2022-01-22 11:00 

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Metro's next leader will face ridership challenges and a looming 'financial cliff'...

Short-term problems have obscured what transit leaders say is coming into greater focus with each passing month. Federal workers are not returning in numbers needed to cover the transit agency's nearly $2 billion annual operating costs....

 2022-01-22 11:00 

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'That raise meant nothing': Inflation is wiping out pay increases for most Americans...

After years of barely budging, wage growth is finally at its highest level in decades. A global pandemic, combined with swift government stimulus and unexpected labor shortages have put workers in the drivers' seat, giving them the kind of negotiating...

 2022-01-22 11:00 

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22 for '22: Composers and performers to watch this year...

How Carlos Simon, Kamala Sankaram, the Living Earth Show and 19 more artists are changing the classical landscape....

 2022-01-22 11:00 

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Hinge added a new voice recording function. Will it change how we digitally date?...

The dating platform's newest voice function has gone viral on TikTok, where people show off the most ridiculous and earnest responses, and it is seemingly bringing digital daters closer together....

 2022-01-22 10:00 

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D.C.-area forecast: Most stay below freezing today, and some afternoon snow showers possible Sunday...

Anything that falls tomorrow is of little consequence. It's staying chillier than not into next week....

 2022-01-22 10:00 

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Airlines in Europe say they are flying near-empty planes as omicron derails travel. They say E.U. rules mean they can't stop....

One airline says it may need to fly 18,000...

 2022-01-22 09:56 

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Arnold Schwarzenegger involved in four vehicle car crash in Los Angeles...

Schwarzenegger's spokesman told the LA Times the actor-turned-politician was uninjured....

 2022-01-22 08:36 

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British scientist visiting Atlanta suburb killed by stray bullet from outside apartment while lying in bed...

Matthew Willson's death, which Georgia law enforcement said appeared to be random, has received widespread coverage in the United Kingdom, where gun violence is very rare....

 2022-01-22 08:00 

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Two brothers were separated in India during the partition. 74 years later, they have finally reunited....

India's partition in 1947 fractured families. Today, volunteer groups running YouTube channels have cropped up with a sole purpose: to reunite them....

 2022-01-22 06:48 

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Death follows pursuit in Charles County, Md....

A fatal crash followed a pursuit in Charles County, Md....

 2022-01-22 06:00 

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What to watch this weekend: 'All Creatures Great and Small' on PBS...

Saturday, January 22, 2022 & Sunday, January 23, 2022 |...

 2022-01-22 05:00 

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Military trainers, missiles and over 200,000 lbs of lethal aid: What NATO members have sent Ukraine so far...

Ukraine is not a NATO member and does not benefit from the organization's mutual defense pact, but Kyiv has received significant defense support since Russia annexed its Crimea region....

 2022-01-22 05:00 

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Carolyn Hax: Does mocking a child constitute emotional abuse?...

A parent often mocks and yells at their young children, and a witnessing family member worries this is abuse that's harming the kids....

 2022-01-22 05:00 

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Miss Manners: Is it okay to just acknowledge a dog and not its owner?...

Reader wants to know if it's fine to say hi to a dog without addressing the pet's owner....

 2022-01-22 05:00 

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Ask Amy: 'Favorite grandson' is annoyed his grandma keeps asking him over for dinner...

Reader is getting annoyed that his recently widowed grandmother wants him around all the time. Is he wrong to feel that way?...

 2022-01-22 03:57 

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Israel Dresner, rabbi who fought for civil rights, dies at 92...

In seven decades of activism, and especially during his work in the 1960s on behalf of racial equality, Rabbi Dresner became, in his words, the most arrested rabbi in America....

 2022-01-22 02:27 

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Anacostia High teachers demand safety improvements from D.C. Schools administrators...

Teachers were critical of D.C. Public Schools' response to safety issues and building improvements on the school's campus....

 2022-01-22 02:05 

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Friday was coldest day here in three years, records show...

Mercury remained below freezing all day....

 2022-01-22 01:09 

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Two New York police officers shot while responding to domestic violence call...

NBC New York reported this is the third time in 72 hours NYPD officers have been shot in the line of duty....

 2022-01-22 00:53 

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Canadian killed in shooting at Mexican beach resort...

The shooting is the latest to take the life of a foreigner along Mexico's troubled Riviera Maya....

 2022-01-22 00:50 

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Investors face reckoning as stock market has worst week since beginning of pandemic...

The biggest drive of the plunge was growing concerns that persistently high inflation will force the Federal Reserve to aggressively raise interest rates this year....

 2022-01-22 00:34 

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Two shot, critically wounded in Southwest Washington...

Both men were unconscious, police said....

 2022-01-22 00:10 

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The human toll of the Russia-Ukraine conflict since 2014...

As the standoff between Russia and Ukraine intensifies, many fear a repeat of the 2014 conflict, which left death, destruction and displacement in its wake....

 2022-01-21 23:26 

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Brian Laundrie claimed responsibility for Gabby Petito's death in his notebook, FBI says...

The agency said it is wrapping up its investigation, concluding that Brian Laundrie alone was directly involved in the death of Gabby Petito....

 2022-01-21 23:06 

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Supreme Court will revisit dispute between Oklahoma, tribal leaders...

The justices said Friday that they would consider whether to limit the court's previous decision that expanded the Indian land in the state, a ruling that has upended criminal prosecutions there....

 2022-01-21 22:53 

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A single word sparks a crossfire between the Supreme Court, NPR and its star reporter Nina Totenberg...

NPR's public editor said Totenberg was wrong to report that Chief Justice Roberts had "asked" justices to wear masks....

 2022-01-21 22:18 

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Want to learn about Asian cooking? Ask the experts...

Send in your questions to The Washington Post Food team, and we'll help solve your cooking quandaries and share our latest recipes....

 2022-01-21 22:00 

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VW settles Ohio's lawsuit over vehicle emissions violations...

A roundup of business news from around the world....

 2022-01-21 21:45 

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Louie Anderson made vulnerability funny...

Louie Anderson, who died Friday at age 68, made life's fundamental sadness relatable while making us laugh....

 2022-01-21 21:42 

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Biden plan to ship 500 million covid-19 test kits transforms Postal Service to relief agency...

USPS has added thousands of seasonal employees and converted more than 40 facilities to house, process and ship the tests....

 2022-01-21 21:40 

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Meat Loaf made the most of being way too much...

The operatic weirdo of American pop, Meat Loaf was secretly staking out the zeitgeist all along....

 2022-01-21 21:40 

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Police, residents confront spate of shootings in Columbia Heights...

Residents, who on Thursday toured the area with D.C. police and city leaders, say shootings have made them feel unsafe in their neighborhood....

 2022-01-21 21:30 

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P.M. Update: Very cold tonight ahead of a frozen Saturday, then a slight thaw for Sunday...

It should be the coldest night of the winter so far across the area. Only slow temperature increases this weekend....

 2022-01-21 21:00 

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Biden to nominate new FEC commissioner...

Dara Lindenbaum served as general counsel to Stacey Abrams's 2018 gubernatorial campaign....

 2022-01-21 20:27 

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Biden's inflation problem, in stark relief...

Recapping perhaps the most significant poll of his one-year anniversary in office....

 2022-01-21 20:18 

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Louie Anderson, comedian and Emmy-winning TV actor, dies at 68...

For four decades, he mined laughs from his Minnesota upbringing and his girth. He won an Emmy Award in 2016 as the unlikely matriarch on the quirky, earnest TV comedy "Baskets....

 2022-01-21 20:17 

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Need advice? Join Carolyn Hax's weekly chat (Jan. 28 | 12 p.m. ET)...

Advice columnist Carolyn Hax answers your questions about the strange train we call life....

 2022-01-21 20:04 

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Coming of age during Roe v. Wade: Women tell us how they saw the moment then and now...

Jan. 22 marks the 49th anniversary of Roe. Women told us what they remember from 1973....

 2022-01-21 20:00 

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Thousands of Giuliani's communications turned over to Manhattan U.S. Attorney following privilege review...

Rudolph Giuliani's electronic devices were seized as part of a probe into his dealings in Ukraine....

 2022-01-21 19:50 

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NSO's Beethoven cycle offers a Fourth to be reckoned with...

At the Kennedy Center, a program bookended by Beethoven found its center in a symphony by William Grant Still....

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