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The 2014 Pulitzer Prizes were announced Monday, with 13 awards given to different categories under journalism and seven awarded under books, drama and music. Scene in @washingtonpost newsroom right now. pic.twitter.com/jLuDGpi5aU — Jason Ukman...
Even though a deadline passed for demonstrators to vacate government premises, pro-Russian protesters continue to seize government buildings in Ukraine cities, Slovyansk and Luhansk, with no consequences in sight. Video by Associated Press Armed...
Video by Associated Press The Justice Department will investigate whether federal hate crimes were committed in a Kansas shooting that left three people dead Sunday, Attorney General Eric Holder said. Holder said, in a statement released Monday,...
Hilda Abraham of Dumfries, Va., holding her daughter Jailyn Izabella Lliguichuzhca, receives information about the Affordable Care Act from a patient care and outreach coordinator. Photo by Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post WASHINGTON — A...
For years, the people of Myanmar were cut off from the rest of the world, isolated by strict military rulers. But a recent cease fire has ushered in a period of calm, which is opening up the country and creating new opportunities. Many in Myanmar...
Monday’s bombing marked the bloodiest militant attack ever in Abuja. A deadly explosion at a bus station in Nigeria’s capital, Abuja, left at least 71 people dead and 124 wounded on Monday morning. Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan...