Israeli leader
will take Obama to task on Iran

Benjamin Netanyahu’s address to a joint meeting of Congress might be the most important speech of his life — and it’s already jeopardized relations between the U.S. and Israel.

Is there life beyond Earth? Do we even want to know?

Researchers want to send messages toward newly discovered planets in deep space. But some worry we may contact Klingons instead of E.T.

In Guinea, fear of Ebola led to a slaughter of doctors and
officials — and an entire village was punished, leaving
a legacy of shame and embarrassment.

    Rand Paul wins CPAC straw poll, but Scott Walker is nipping at his heels

    Rand Paul wins CPAC straw poll, but Scott Walker is nipping at his heels

    The Kentucky senator was the favorite to win the conservative contest for the third time.

    They carry guns and make arrests,
    but they’re not part of the local police

    They carry guns and make arrests, <br>but they’re not part of the local police

    “Private” police forces receive less training and oversight, and their ranks are swelling.

    Russian opposition leaders allege Kremlin links to Nemtsov slaying

    Russian opposition leaders allege Kremlin links to Nemtsov slaying

    Many expressed fear for their own safety after the assassination of one of Vladimir Putin’s harshest critics.

    In Britain, a heated debate over
    Jihadi John’s path to radicalization

    In Britain, a heated debate over <br>Jihadi John’s path to radicalization

    Rights group that advised Emwazi is under fire for blaming British intelligence for radicalizing him.

    At D.C. pot expo, there’s something better than getting high: Getting rich

    At D.C. pot expo, there’s something better than getting high: Getting rich

    Those paying up to $300 to attend “Cannabis Academy” are looking to capi­tal­ize on the newly legal drug.

    Politics

    At donor summit, GOP 2016 hopefuls talk foreign policy and fiscal issues

    At donor summit, GOP 2016 hopefuls talk foreign policy and fiscal issues

    Walker calls Reagan’s breakup of an air traffic controller strike “the most significant foreign policy decision” of his lifetime.

    Local

    In Maryland, economic angst breaks through the veneer of a wealthy state

    In Maryland, economic angst breaks through the veneer of a wealthy state

    In a new poll, Hogan voters especially said the state’s wealth doesn’t reflect their own struggles.

    Sports

    Wizards hang on, snap skid

    Wizards hang on, snap skid

    Bradley Beal, Paul Pierce return as Washington blows 21-point lead before rallying late to beat Detroit, 99-95, and halt six-game slide.

    Business

    Colleges are trying to get students to make a course correction

    Colleges are trying to get students to make a course correction

    Some schools offer incentives to take a full course load in order to keep debt down and graduation rates up.

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