Gunman killed
2 NYPD officers
as retribution

Hours before the shootings, the gunman declared his intention on Instagram to kill officers as revenge for the police killings of Michael Brown and Eric Garner.

‘Next year in Cuba!’ finally sounds real for exiles

But the reactions to Obama’s decision to normalize relations suggest that younger Cuban Americans lack their parents’ outrage toward the Castro regime.

The Morales children are U.S. citizens. (Jahi Chikwendiu/Post)

The almost Americans

When President Obama drew a line on immigration, it went straight through Marilu Morales’s family, leaving her and four children on one side and her recently deported husband on the other.

New strategy for New Jersey activists: Be yelled at by Gov. Chris Christie

New strategy for New Jersey activists: Be yelled at by Gov. Chris Christie

The activists aim to steal the spotlight or undermine his 2016 presidential prospects.

With win against the Eagles, Gruden
can count on not getting fired

With win against the Eagles, Gruden <br>can count on not getting fired

COLUMN | For better or worse, the coach and RGIII will likely get a chance for a do-over next season.

5 questions about the winter solstice

5 questions about the winter solstice

WEATHER GANG | The official
start of astronomical winter
will be at 6:03 p.m. Eastern.

Car rentals might hit potholes
as drivers journey across borders

Car rentals might hit potholes <br>as drivers journey across borders

COLUMN | The rules on surcharges, special insurance requirements and paperwork are all over the map.

In Japan, Christmas has gone
to the dogs (and they love it)

In Japan, Christmas has gone <br>to the dogs (and they love it)

Japanese pet owners shower their animals with gifts, cakes and even vacations during the holidays.

Local

D.C. judge turns to matchmaking to
get woman to call 911 less frequently

D.C. judge turns to matchmaking to <br>get woman to call 911 less frequently

A friend of the caller’s was asked to spend time with her after she had about 13 ambulance rides a month.

Sports

Gruden finds a blueprint to help Griffin succeed

Gruden finds a blueprint to help Griffin succeed

COLUMN | In 27-24 win against the Eagles, Jay Gruden devised a plan that helped Robert Griffin III play well enough to win.

Business

Fixing the broken U.S. talent flow

Fixing the broken U.S. talent flow

PART 6 | An exceptional economy has been lost because Americans stopped doing exceptional work.

Federal Government

Obama gives federal workers a modest pay raise

Obama gives federal workers a modest pay raise

FEDERAL EYE | The 1% increase is small compared with those given in past presidential administrations.

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