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Two bombs hit a convoy transporting police trainees to the Afghan capital.
From: Washington Post | By: Sayed Salahuddin | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The trainees were traveling by bus to the capital when the convoy was hit by two suicide bombers, Kabul’s police chief said. This is a developing story. It will be updated.
From: Washington Post | By: Washington Post Staff | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Commonwealth is still expected to default on $1 billion in debt payments due Friday
From: Washington Post | By: Steven Mufson | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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So people aren’t keen on the state of New Columbia, a new name for District of Columbia proposed by a commission working to make D.C. the 51st state. The commission’s endorsement this week of  “New Columbia”, a moniker dating to 1982, has sparked some...
From: Washington Post | By: Fenit Nirappil | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Legally, perhaps. But politically, not so much.
From: Washington Post | By: James Hohmann | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has permitted registered Afghan refugees to remain in the country until the end of the year, the government said as an earlier deadline was set to expire.
From: Washington Post | By: Munir Ahmed | AP | Thursday, June 30, 2016
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Britain’s departure from the European Union will deprive the bloc of one of its few truly heavyweight members, a diplomatic, economic and military powerhouse. Britain accounts for more than 60 million of the EU’s 500 million people, has the world’s...
From: Washington Post | By: Geir Moulson | AP | Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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They say the sale of the nursing home to the private school violated a D.C. tenant protection law.
From: Washington Post | By: Emma Brown | Friday, July 1, 2016
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U.S. Park Police are using the hash tag #NoDroneZone to warn people that drones are not allowed at the National Mall during Fourth of July festivities. Flying an unmanned aircraft is illegal in national parks and anywhere in a 15-mile radius of Reagan...
From: Washington Post | By: Hamil R. Harris | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The victim was fatally stabbed after confronting a person hitting car mirrors on a street in Northwest D.C.
From: Washington Post | By: Peter Hermann | Friday, July 1, 2016
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It's going to be crowded on the roads and rails, with disruptions around the Mall.
From: Washington Post | By: Robert Thomson | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Elder Dawkins served in the Army for 20 years and later with the National Park Service.
From: Washington Post | By: Hamil R. Harris | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Where is the right place to draw a hard line on security screening?
From: Washington Post | By: Fredrick Kunkle | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The Independence Day forecast has taken an ominous turn.
From: Washington Post | By: Jason Samenow | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Corey Lewandowski, Donald Trump's former campaign manager, started his new gig at CNN this week, but his critics say it hasn't gone too well. Here's why.
From: Washington Post | By: Joe Davidson | Columnist | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The Trump Foundation paid $12,000 for the helmet, which Trump later posed with, at a Susan G. Komen auction.
From: Washington Post | By: David A. Fahrenthold | Friday, July 1, 2016
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President Obama met with his top public health advisers at the White House Friday, and warned lawmakers they need to approve Zika funding soon.
From: Washington Post | By: Juliet Eilperin | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Sometimes, low humor has a higher purpose.
From: Washington Post | By: Kristen Page-Kirby | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Warren Graves allegedly underestimated his income by more than $200,000.
From: Washington Post | By: Justin Wm. Moyer | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The former House speaker has particularly strong support from Trump confidants.
From: Washington Post | By: Robert Costa | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Sanders appeared on MSNBC's "Up With Chris Hayes" and explained, for the umpteenth time, that his promise to help defeat Donald Trump and vote for Clinton did not amount to an endorsement. Not yet.
From: Washington Post | By: David Weigel | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives is halfway through its year-long mandate to investigate and reports on links between abortion providers and medical researchers.
From: Washington Post | By: Mike DeBonis | Friday, July 1, 2016
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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is on Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump's short list of potential vice presidential candidates. Here's what you need to know about him.
From: Washington Post | By: John Wagner | Friday, July 1, 2016
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A Libyan media office says the fighting against Islamic State in the group’s last bastion in the North African country has entered a “decisive” stage.
From: Washington Post | By: Associated Press | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The blaze has charred over 60,000 acres.
From: Washington Post | By: Kathryn Prociv | Friday, July 1, 2016
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A court battle in Virginia is at the center of a national debate.
From: Washington Post | By: Emma Brown | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Skip grilling at home and visit one of these restaurants for a classic taste of summer.
From: Washington Post | By: Tim Carman | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Steven Spielberg uses new tricks to bring back some of his old children's movie magic.
From: Washington Post | By: Kristen Page-Kirby | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Police investigating shooting on Bladensburg Road.
From: Washington Post | By: Peter Hermann | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Fireworks are made up of shells that determine what they look like once they are lit up. Here are six popular types of fireworks that you'll likely see in the skies during July 4 celebrations.
From: Washington Post | By: Kristen Page-Kirby | Friday, July 1, 2016
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It's muggy and maybe rainy at some point.
From: Washington Post | By: A. Camden Walker | Friday, July 1, 2016
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In exchange, it wants Moscow stop bombing civilians and rebel groups and push Assad to do the same.
From: Washington Post | By: Karen DeYoung | Friday, July 1, 2016
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A routine safety inspection was mistaken for an active shooter situation at Joint Base Andrews on June 29 around 9 a.m., prompting emergency responders to flood onto the base. A sweep of the facility was conducted and it re-opened later that day.
From: Washington Post | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Authorities shut all lanes of I-95 in Laurel area to rescue men from the wrecked vehicle.
From: Washington Post | By: Clarence Williams | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Prince George’s police identified the suspect in Friday's triple killing as Lawrence Sylvester Rogers Jr., 24, of Capitol Heights, Md. He has been arrested and charged with murder for the deadly shooting at a Forestville home.
From: Washington Post | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The city of Taiz is emblematic of a conflict that holds enormous stakes for the U.S. and its allies.
From: Washington Post | By: Sudarsan Raghavan | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The attack in Kiryat Arba brought calls from Jewish settlers for increased security.
From: Washington Post | By: Ruth Eglash | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Authorities did not release the names of the militants, who staged a triple suicide bombing at Ataturk Airport this week.
From: Washington Post | By: Erin Cunningham | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Longtime residents of the District want statehood, but they could do without the proposed name change.
From: Washington Post | By: Petula Dvorak | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Police say the motive in the Forestville crime is still under investigation.
From: Washington Post | By: Peter Hermann | Friday, July 1, 2016
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They have experience working for McAuliffe, Kaine and Warner, among others.
From: Washington Post | By: Jenna Portnoy | Friday, July 1, 2016
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After nearly a decade of aggressive reforms, the city leaders weigh whether to continue apace or seek something new from the outside.
From: Washington Post | By: Perry Stein | Friday, July 1, 2016
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The agreement means that Julius West, Einstein and Whitman will get artificial turf fields.
From: Washington Post | By: Donna St. George | Friday, July 1, 2016
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But a local environmentalist says he is optimistic about the river’s future.
From: Washington Post | By: Hamil R. Harris | Friday, July 1, 2016
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Tuesday’s deadly attack underscores the need for cooperation across national borders to defeat the Islamic State.
From: Washington Post | By: Editorial Board | Friday, July 1, 2016
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