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Brendan Schulman and members of Task Group 1 monitor drone altitudes in Reston, Va., in July. Schulman, the group's co-chair, told a reporter the gathering was confidential and being held on private property, before walking with others out of earshot. Reza A. Marvashti/For The Washington Post.
A US drone advisory group has been meeting in secret. Some complain industry insiders have an outsize role.
23 min 40 sec ago
Megyn Kelly on the set of her new daytime show, “Megyn Kelly Today,” at Rockefeller Center in New York, Sept. 21, 2017. (Chad Batka/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)play button
Megyn Kelly blasts O'Reilly, Fox in extraordinary statement about harassment
25 min 50 sec ago
File photo of marijuana plants. Via Pixabay.
Fla. couple finds an alarming surprise in their Amazon order: 65 pounds of pot
47 min 39 sec ago
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Pit bulls fatally maul 7-year-old boy in Massachusetts, authorities say
49 min 54 sec ago
Secretary of State Rex. Tillerson (Al Drago/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Tillerson makes unannounced trip to Afghanistan
1 hour 19 min ago
Cache of bombs discovered near Minnesota hunting cabin
2 hours 56 min ago
In a photo provided by the U.S. Army Special Operations Command, Sgt. La David Johnson, who was killed in an ambush in Niger in 2017. Johnson’s widow, Myeshia Johnson, received a call from President Donald Trump about his death that Rep. Frederica Wilson (D-Fla.) is reported to have witnessed. Wilson offered a harsh critique of the president’s words about the soldier’s death, which she said were not comforting. (U.S. Army Special Operations Command via The New York Times. Copyright 2017 The New York Times.)
'It made me cry': Gold Star widow Myeshia Johnson breaks silence over Trump's condolence call
3 hours 50 min ago
President Donald Trump during a news conference in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, Oct. 17, 2017.  (Doug Mills/Copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Trump rejects idea of new caps on 401(k) savings in tax plan
4 hours 4 min ago
Sandra Bursch watches as her grandson Gage gets a high-five from Shyla, a 3-year-old labrador, as Gage's brother, Mason, watches at Bursch's home in Los Angeles. Photo for The Washington Post by Bob Riha Jr.
Paying for retirement and college for their grandkids is putting more grandparents in a double bind
4 hours 9 min ago
Traffic flows from southbound Interstate 29 to eastbound Interstate 94 in Fargo, N.D. in this file photo.
In bid to save on fuel, 18-wheelers may start platooning on US highways
6 hours 43 min ago
File photo: Education Secretary Betsy DeVos during the White House Summit on Historically Black Colleges and Universities in Washington, Sept. 18, 2017. Tom Brenner/The New York Times, Copyright 2017 The New York Times.
DeVos rescinds 72 guidance documents outlining rights for disabled students
7 hours 14 min ago
Craig Jarolimek, chair of the North Dakota Livestock Alliance, talks about the importance of animal livestock in North Dakota during a visit to the Ransom Multiplier near Englevale, N.D., on Oct. 12, 2017. Jenny Schlecht / Forum News Service
Group plans push for expanded livestock sector in ND
7 hours 18 min ago
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 17, 2017. In the twilight of a long and storied career, as he fights a virulent form of brain cancer, the 81-year-old senator has found a new voice against President Donald Trump’s leadership. (The New York Times. Copyright 2017 The New York Times.)
McCain seems to swipe at Trump with comment on Vietnam 'bone spur' deferments
7 hours 47 min ago
Volunteer firefighter Adam Gel (center) listens to Craig Berg (center left) while participating in a controlled grain entrapment rescue at the Fordville (N.D.) Quick Response Center on Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. Nick Nelson / Forum News Service
Five fire departments receive grain bin rescue training
8 hours 5 min ago
Richard Zollinger, a North Dakota State University weed specialist, says it’s too soon to say whether dicamba formulations ultimately cut soybean yields in the region in 2017, but regulatory restrictions in 2018 may happen anyway. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Dicamba rules could change despite yields
9 hours 14 min ago
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