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U.S. President Barack Obama awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Ben Bradlee, former executive editor of The Washington Post, in the East Room at the White House on November 20, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

National Cathedral to Host Funeral for Ben Bradlee

A funeral service will be held at Washington National Cathedral for Ben Bradlee, the former editor of The Washington Post.

3 hours ago

U.S. President Barack Obama awards the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Ben Bradlee, former executive editor of The Washington Post, in the East Room at the White House on November 20, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Washington Post Editor Ben Bradlee Dies At 93

The hard-charging editor who guided The Washington Post through its coverage of the Watergate scandal, Ben Bradlee, has died. He was 93.

24 hours ago

Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown is running for Maryland governor in 2014. (Credit: Office of Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown)

Washington Post Endorses Brown for Md. Governor

The Washington Post has endorsed Anthony Brown for Maryland’s next governor.

10/13/2014

Report: Congress Has Worked A Full Week 14 Percent Of The Time Since 1978  (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Report: Congress Has Worked A Full Week 14 Percent Of The Time Since 1978

The U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate have reported for full, 5-day work weeks 258 times – or 13.5 percent of the 1,917 weeks Congress has been in session since Jan. 1, 1978.

09/23/2014

The logo for the Washington Post is displayed outside of its offices in Washington, DC. (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Politico Founder to be Washington Post Publisher

Katharine Weymouth is stepping down as publisher of The Washington Post and will be replaced by Frederick Ryan, who previously led Politico.

09/02/2014

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Reporter Among 3 Americans Believed Held by Iran

Three Americans, including a reporter for The Washington Post, appear to have been detained in Iran.

07/24/2014

The U.S. Treasury Department has blacklisted two North Korean shipping companies that operated a ship seized by Panama last year for carrying undeclared military equipment from Cuba.  (Photo credit should read PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Va. GOP Accused Of Bribing Dem Senator, Daughter With Top Jobs

Virginia Republicans are being accused of bribing off a Democratic state senator by offering he and his daughter prestigious jobs in exchange for his resignation – giving the GOP control of the chamber and the ability to strike down Medicaid expansion through the Affordable Care Act.

06/09/2014

Members of the U.S. Secret Service.  (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Secret Service Requests Software To Track Social Media Trends, Detect Sarcasm

The U.S. Secret Service is seeking software that can identify top influencers and trending sets of social media data, allowing the agency to monitor these streams in real-time – and sift through the sarcasm.

06/04/2014

A man walks across the seal of the Central Intelligence Agency at the lobby of the Original Headquarters Building at the CIA headquarters on Feb. 19, 2009 in McLean, Va. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

CBS News: CIA Station Chief In Afghanistan Whose Cover Was Blown By White House Will Have To Leave Country

The CIA official whose cover was inadvertently blown by the White House will have to leave Afghanistan, according to CBS News.

05/26/2014

A newly declassified order reveals that the Federal Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) rejected a Verizon legal challenge in defense of Americans’ telephone privacy rights, instead ruling that the government is constitutionally protected in collecting billions of Americans’ detailed phone data.  (FREDERICK FLORIN/AFP/Getty Images)

Surveillance Court Rejects Verizon Privacy Challenge To NSA Data Collection

A newly declassified order reveals that the Federal Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC) rejected a Verizon legal challenge in defense of Americans’ telephone privacy rights, instead ruling that the government is constitutionally protected in collecting billions of Americans’ detailed phone data.

04/29/2014

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