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 2021-09-22 17:43 

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Republicans usually lose shutdown fights. So why are they going there again?...

A look at the history of shutdown and debt ceiling fights....

 2021-09-22 17:32 

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Man 'snapped' before killing 4 people found in Wisconsin cornfield, prosecutors allege...

Antoine Suggs, 38, faces four counts of second-degree intentional murder in the Sept. 12 killings of four Minnesota residents found dead in an abandoned SUV. His father is charged as an accomplice....

 2021-09-22 16:38 

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Security guard killed in D.C. identified as mother of four from Maryland...

Her aunt said Angela Washington loved being a special police officer....

 2021-09-22 16:31 

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Man who claimed to have bomb outside Capitol found competent to stand trial...

Floyd Ray Roseberry of N.C. pleaded not guilty to threatening to detonate truck at Library of Congress....

 2021-09-22 16:24 

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The debate over immigration often relies on murky assumptions about the law...

Defenders of the far-right rhetoric on immigration often use the term...

 2021-09-22 16:24 

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Suriname's vice president inserted himself into a pro soccer match. He's 60....

Suriname Vice President Ronnie Brunswijk is 60 years old. He suited up for the soccer team he owns on Tuesday night....

 2021-09-22 16:13 

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Hobby Lobby's forfeited Gilgamesh tablet is headed back to Iraq, and authorities hope it will be a warning to smugglers...

Formal ceremony at Smithsonian to mark return of 3,500-year-old artifact that had been on display at the Museum of the Bible in Washington....

 2021-09-22 16:00 

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6 light soup recipes to usher in autumn...

Brothy soups, chunky soups, creamy soups, but all light soups, ready for early fall....

 2021-09-22 16:00 

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Travelers continue to struggle with masking rules — and rule-breakers...

Leading with compassion and enlisting the help of flight attendants are two ways to deal with fellow travelers who aren't abiding by mask mandates....

 2021-09-22 15:40 

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Southern Maryland crime report...

Reports from the state police and the Calvert, Charles and St. Mary's sheriff's offices....

 2021-09-22 15:33 

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Loudoun County crime report...

Reports from the Loudoun sheriff's office and police in Leesburg....

 2021-09-22 15:33 

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Top adviser to Ukraine president survives assassination bid...

At least 18 bullets hit the car of Serhiy Shefir, one of President Volodymyr Zelensky's closest allies....

 2021-09-22 15:25 

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Fairfax County home sales...

Recent residential real estate transactions in Fairfax County, Fairfax City and Falls Church....

 2021-09-22 15:21 

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Alexandria and Arlington home sales...

Search Recently Sold Homes in the DC metro area at WashingtonPost.com. Filter homes by location, buyer/seller, property details and the sale agent, and view results on a map....

 2021-09-22 15:04 

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Biden and French President Macron to hold peacemaking call Wednesday...

Macron had recalled his ambassador to Washington as France accuses Biden of backstabbing....

 2021-09-22 15:00 

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Somehow, we're still learning the depths of Trump's dishonesty...

If you think the 2020 election was in some way suspect, you've been misled....

 2021-09-22 14:57 

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Watch a cheetah cub get bottle-fed at National Zoo's sister facility...

A male baby cheetah was born Sept. 16 and abandoned by its mom, officials said. Its two siblings were stillborn....

 2021-09-22 14:16 

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Health code violations in the District, Maryland and Virginia...

Food establishments recently closed because of health department actions....

 2021-09-22 14:13 

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George W. Bush to hold fundraiser with Rep. Liz Cheney next month...

The event marks a rare campaign-trail appearance by the former president, who is supporting Cheney as she faces a tough reelection battle....

 2021-09-22 14:06 

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FBI asks public for help finding Gabby Petito's fiance after autopsy shows she died by homicide...

The FBI is asking people to come forward with information regarding the whereabouts of Brian Laundrie, 23, who returned from a cross-country van trip without Gabby Petito, 22, three weeks ago....

 2021-09-22 14:05 

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U.S. stocks rally as Evergrande worries ease and investors wait on the Fed...
 2021-09-22 14:01 

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Clowns lurked outside schools to promote a speech academy. Horrified parents called the police....

The organization behind the stunt in Singapore has promised it will never happen again....

 2021-09-22 14:00 

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These vegetarian dumplings show just how good canned mushrooms can be...

Pantry-friendly vegetarian dumplings are filled with canned mushrooms, bamboo shoots and two flavor-packed sauces....

 2021-09-22 14:00 

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Tom Sietsema's fall dining guide Top 10 countdown: Incheon is No. 10...

Counting down Tom Sietsema's 10 best restaurants in the Washington region for 2021....

 2021-09-22 13:56 

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How novelist Morowa Yejid re-created 1970s D.C. for her acclaimed new book...

Thanks to painstaking research and personal memories, "Creatures of Passage" brings to life a vanished city's overlooked Black community....

 2021-09-22 13:19 

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Tucker Carlson is taking aim at his own book publisher...

The Fox News host has been calling out Simon & Schuster, which published his most recent book, to anyone who will listen....

 2021-09-22 13:15 

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Asthma group warns against social media trend of inhaling hydrogen peroxide to treat coronavirus...

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America called the practice "concerning and dangerous,...

 2021-09-22 13:00 

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Our 8-year-old is mean to her younger sister. Help....

We try to teach her how to be kind, but it's not working....

 2021-09-22 12:56 

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Trump aims to inject more extreme election conspiracy theorists into GOP...

Trump's endorsements have almost uniformly focused on those elevating some of the most extreme false voter-fraud claims....

 2021-09-22 12:48 

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Pope jokes he is 'still alive' despite some bishops wishing him dead...

The pope's post-surgery joke marked a frank acknowledgment of the forces within the church who are at odds with him....

 2021-09-22 12:00 

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Decision fatigue: Why it's so hard to make up your mind these days, and how to make it easier...

The more decisions you have to make, the more stress, which can lead to bad decisions. Here's how to avoid that....

 2021-09-22 12:00 

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'Burning Man' presents D.H. Lawrence in all his flawed brilliance...

Frances Wilson's biography is an unusual look at the controversial writer....

 2021-09-22 12:00 

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Prince George's crime report...
 2021-09-22 11:59 

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School bus stuck in sink hole in Montgomery County...

Students were safely evacuated from the bus....

 2021-09-22 11:30 

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Weather and wildfires may threaten painted lady butterflies' migration...

The butterflies, which fly to Mexico for the winter, may see less food and a more difficult journey....

 2021-09-22 11:14 

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Maryland man arrested and charged in August slaying of woman in D.C....

Christian Monge, of Hyattsville, was charged with second degree murder while armed....

 2021-09-22 11:00 

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If you love heroic fantasy a la George R.R. Martin, you'll love 'The Last Viking'...

Don Hollway's new novel is a fast-paced saga based on the life of Harald Hardrada, the 11th-century Norse adventurer...

 2021-09-22 11:00 

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Alexandria and Arlington crime report...
 2021-09-22 11:00 

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Montgomery County crime report...
 2021-09-22 11:00 

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D.C. crime report...
 2021-09-22 11:00 

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Fairfax County crime report...
 2021-09-22 10:49 

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More than 60 dead penguins appeared on a South African beach, leaving experts a mystery: What killed them?...

Dozens of penguin bodies appeared on a South African beach one morning. What killed them?...

 2021-09-22 10:42 

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Texas Gov. Abbott sends miles of cars along border to deter migrants...

The Republican blamed the Biden administration for creating "chaos" in the Del Rio area and vowed to beef up border security....

 2021-09-22 10:09 

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A mother and daughter gave a woman illegal buttocks injections, police say. She died at 26....

Libby Adame and her daughter Alicia Gomez were charged with murder after Karissa Rajpaul, an aspiring adult film actress, died following the silicone injections....

 2021-09-22 10:00 

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In 'The Wonder Years' and 'Our Kind of People,' Black characters grapple with their history...

"Empire" producer Lee Daniels debuts "The Wonder Years," a worthy remake of the iconic coming-of-age dramedy, and "Our Kind of People," a promising prime-time soap set among the Black elite....

 2021-09-22 10:00 

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A rapper helped open a free grocery in his former school. As a teacher, I know how critical that is....

It turns out the Grammy-nominated hip hop artist Gunna (born Sergio Kitchens) who attended the school as a child, helped start the grocery store at McNair Middle School in College Park, Ga., in the Atlanta metro area....

 2021-09-22 10:00 

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The Clinton-Lewinsky scandal was embarrassing to talk about — but changed how we discuss sex...

The "Impeachment: American Crime Story" TV series revisits the Clinton-Lewinsky affair and brings us back to the conversations we couldn't avoid....

 2021-09-22 09:56 

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China Evergrande veers toward default — and a $300 billion global shock...

Despite a pledge to pay some debts due this week, the massive property developer is teetering on the brink of collapse....

 2021-09-22 09:51 

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A Texas doctor was fired after doling out expiring vaccine doses. Now, he's suing over the 'revenge campaign.'...

The doctor said he believed he was doing the right thing, but on Jan. 7, Harris County Public Health fired Hasan Gokal for doling out the shots....

 2021-09-22 09:00 

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D.C.-area forecast: Occasional showers and storms through tomorrow, then a fabulous fall Friday and weekend...

Fall officially arrives today with some fanfare, as a cold front brings the potential for heavy downpours tonight into Thursday....

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