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It's bickering, not beef, but John Wall and Bradley Beal still need to figure it out

With these confessions, suddenly fans' hopes of the duo matching the dynamic of Steph Curry and Klay Thompson gave way to the fear of an...

2016 Private high schools football preview: Washington Catholic Athletic Conference

Good Counsel returns 12 starters from last season, when it lost five games for just the second time in Coach Bob Milloy's 16 years at...

Michael Bloomberg named World Health Organization ambassador

World Health Organization Director General Margaret Chan cited Bloomberg's longtime support for its efforts to control smoking and tobacco use, improve road safety and prevent...

Yanks honor 1996 World Series champions in pregame ceremony

NEW YORK — They walked in from left-center field one by one, starting with Jorge Posada and ending with John Wetteland. As the New York...

Experts explain: Why the Thai 'yes' vote is not so strange

BACKGROUND: Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, the former general who took power in a 2014 coup, has promised elections in 2017. But the new ... Michael...

Annapolis, Anne Arundel County and Howard County crime report

Murray Ave., 10:15 p.m. July 22 to 5:30 a.m. July 23. Cash and jewelry were stolen from a home. Quarter Landing Rd., 2:30 to 6:30...

Dear Donald Trump: Here is why we don't simply nuke the Islamic State

As CBS's Sopan Deb notes, Trump asked MSNBC's Chris Matthews in March, "Why are we making them?" if we never plan on using them. That...

Montgomery County home sales

1022-David E. and Robert E. Menotti to Sandra G. Zimmett and Sandra G. Zimmer, $362,500. Long Green Ct., 13-Wells Fargo Bank to 13 Long Green...

Little Rock schools desegregated 59 years old. Now 'we are retreating to 1957.'

'No Clear Evidence': What Takeovers Don't Do. “The rationale for the state takeover was never about academic distress,” says Arkansas State Senator Linda Chesterfield, who...

Home sales in Howard and Anne Arundel counties

Aspenwood Way, 8160-Jeffrey E. Debonis and Linda A. Lang to Nyuma Johnson, $235,000. Sharewood Dr., 7727-Melvin C. and Debra M. Russell to Peter Van Duh...

Alexandria and Arlington home sales

Hilton St., 124-Linda L. Bates to Creative Home Buyers Corp., $351,000. Holmes Run Pkwy., 5340, No. 1005-Homa ... Lee Hwy., 4377-Kwame and Katie Bryan to...

Frank Herzog is in DC Sports HOF but not Redskins Ring of Fame. That's just wrong.

Frank Herzog used to feel almost embarrassed when Redskins fans would gush to him about his place in team history. He was just the broadcaster,...

Complete list of Emmy nominations 2016: 'Game of Thrones' and 'People v. OJ Simpson' lead the pack

And although the acclaimed “UnREAL” was left off the best drama list and star Shiri Appleby was snubbed for best actress, Constance Zimmer got a...

Lionel Messi and Argentina seek long-sought trophy in Copa America final

Messi came close two years ago in Brazil but he and Argentina fell in the final to Germany on Mario Goetze's goal in extra time.

The first wave of Korean Baseball Organization imports are proving to be MLB bargains

Chan Ho Park bypassed the league before he became the first South Korean big leaguer in 1994, and so did Shin-Soo Choo about a decade...

To beat Argentina in Copa America, a team must slow its attack

And in the 2014 World Cup, Argentina had not conceded a single goal in the knockout rounds until Mario Gotze found a breakthrough in the...

Bringing back driver's ed could be just the thing to get teens behind the wheel

“Four decades ago, 95 percent of teenagers in this country learned to drive in school-based driver's education coursework,” said John B. Townsend II, manager of...

Crime on Metro has riders fearful, police officers frustrated

At a recent meeting about crime on the Metro transit system, a group of Washington-area young adults and Metro officials spoke frankly about their frustrations...

Gordon's suspension defies PED stereotypes

Anyone remember Fautino De Los Santos, Sergio Escalona and Jordany Valdespin? They were ... For comparison, the infamous Mario Mendoza had a career slugging percentage...

Montgomery County community calendar, April 28-May 5, 2016

Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Sunday at 11 a.m. and Tuesday at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m., Glen Echo...

The critical NFL draft needs all 32 teams must address

The endless nights of watching film, researching players and setting draft boards are now over. Teams have identified their needs and the best players to...

Maryland open houses April 23-24

6215 Margarita Way 1 pm to 5 pm $277,990. 6194 Murray Ter 1 pm to 5 pm $274,990. 6184 Murray Ter 1 pm to 5...

Maryland open houses April 16-17

6194 Murray Ter 1 pm to 5 pm $274,990. 6184 Murray Ter 1 pm to 5 pm $314,375. 5902 Jefferson Commons Way Noon to 4...

'Need your prayers': The youth-suicide crisis gripping a Canadian community

Small, remote communities such as Attawapiskat have long-standing issues that affect the mental health of their residents, Ontario Aboriginal Affairs Minister David Zimmer told the...

'Batman's' Hans Zimmer has scored his last superhero film? Cue a Requiem in A-List Major.

By David Betancourt April 5 at 7:30 AM ... Zimmer, who also scored Nolan's “Inception” and “Interstellar,” not only created a new sound for Batman...

Johan Cruyff: The American Years

But English coach Gordon Bradley was no Rinus Michels. Bounced from the Cosmos, where he'd gotten in the way of the eccentric Giorgio Chinaglia one...

Melissa Gilbert won hearts as a child star. Can she win a seat in Congress?

Jeffrey Katzenberg, $2,700. Juliette Lewis, $500. Bryan Lourd, $2,700. Seth MacFarlane, $5,400. Rosie O'Donnell, $5,400. Ken Olin, $1,500. Daniel Palladino, $2,700. Amy Sherman-Palladino, $5,400. Sarah...

Skirmishes erupt after Trump cancels Chicago rally over security concerns

When Matthews asked whether Trump would tell his supporters not to engage with protesters, the billionaire said he wanted them to leave the Chicago arena...

Hey, bicyclists: You got your Virginia dooring law – now stay off the ...

Bicyclists cheer a Virginia General Assembly measure that would make "dooring" punishable by a $50 fine.and more »...

Maryland open houses March 5-6

6194 Murray Ter Noon to 5 pm $272,990. 6190 Murray Ter Noon to 5 pm $264,990. 6184 Murray Ter Noon to 5 pm $329,990 ....

Has the WCAC lost its way? Schisms grow in Catholic high school league

Currently, the top four teams in the boys' basketball standings also rank among the WCAC's largest student population by enrollment: St. John's (1,100 co-ed students),...

Maryland open houses Jan. 23-24

6219 Margarita Way Noon to 4 pm $304,990. 6186 Murray Ter Noon to 4 pm $249,990. 5306 Kingsbrook Dr 2 pm to 4 pm ....

Washington DC Sports Hall of Fame will finally induct its first DC United player

The other inductees are scheduled to include former Post writer and USA Today columnist Christine Brennan, Georgetown star Patrick Ewing, voice of the Redskins Frank...

Threat that closed Los Angeles schools Tuesday being investigated as hoax ...

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Unified School District closed the school system Tuesday due to a threat of violence to students at all schools...

National High School Hoops Festival, She Got Game Classic highlight loaded ...

Gym 2. Gwynn Park vs. Milford Mill, 9:15. O'Connell vs. Life Center (N.J.), 10:55. National Christian vs. Ursuline Academy (Del.), 12:35. No. 20 Forestville vs.

For some, U. of Missouri students protesting racism are 'race agitators'

There they go again, another “mob of race agitators” making trouble for white men. And this time they took down the president of the University...

At Johns Hopkins, there's little to show Ben Carson worked there

During a recent visit to Johns Hopkins Children's Center in Baltimore, I expected to find some kind of tribute to Ben Carson. After all, before...

What Good Are We? Turns out not so bad, especially for a black social club ...

By Courtland Milloy October 20 at 7:05 PM ... “I remember my dad taking me to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington Cemetery...

Keandre Jones blocks a punt to lift Good Counsel to a win over McNamara

With 20 seconds remaining in Saturday's game at McNamara and both sidelines entertaining the idea of overtime, Good Counsel Coach Bob Milloy scanned the field...

Pope's message of justice and peace was also a call to action against racism

An open letter to people of goodwill — more specifically, white people: Once again, an attempt has been made to stir you into action against...

Once-formal PEN/Faulkner literary celebration gets a more casual edit

Thad Cochran and Pat Leahy, Katharine Weymouth, Maureen Orth, Septime Webre, David and Katherine Bradley, Jim and Kate Lehrer, and other book lovers — mingled...

Complete guest list for the state dinner in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping

USA TODAYThe complete guest list as provided by the White House for the state dinner honoring the Chinese President Xi Jinping. The President and Mrs.

DC community calendar, Sept. 10-17, 2015

“Nine From Little Rock” and “Wealth of a Nation” Two short documentary films produced in the 1960s by the U.S. Information Agency, one from director...

DC community calendar, Aug. 27-Sept. 3, 2015

Congressional Cemetery A docent-led introductory tour and walk through the burial place of John Philip Sousa, Civil War photographer Mathew Brady and Marion Barry. Saturdays...

Maryland open houses Aug. 15-16

(blog)6194 Murray Ter Noon to 5 pm $305,990. 6190 Murray Ter Noon to 5 pm $299,990. 6184 Murray Ter Noon to 5 pm $359,990...

If you don't want your political dinner to honor a slaveowner, avoid these 10 ...

(blog)He grew up the son of a slaveholder and studied at Harvard University at a time when "White Christian males in America's finest universities...

How far we've come, how far we have to go, on race

Waterloo RecordCourtland Milloy [“Will we deal with slavery or keep missing the point?” Metro, July 1] chose well when he used John Hennessy, chief historian...

Is America ready to deal with slavery, or just continue to miss the point?

At the Civil War military park in Fredericksburg, Va., chief historian John Hennessy stood on a bluff overlooking the Rappahannock River. In 1862, he said,...

Officials: 11 days between diagnoses of day care E. coli

The StateCOLUMBIA, S.C. — South Carolina health officials thought they had just an isolated case of a dangerous strain of E. coli for 11 days...

This Date in Baseball

June 9. 1901 — The New York Giants set a major league record with 31 hits in beating Cincinnati 25-13. Al Selbach of the Giants...