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Selene Saavedra Roman pictured last fall. In February, the flight attendant and DACA beneficiary was detained after working a flight to Mexico. She was in custody for six weeks before being released March 22. (Photo courtesy of David Watkins)
How a flight attendant from Texas ended up in an ICE detention center for six weeks
3 hours 39 min ago
Robert Mueller, the special counsel, leaves after a meeting at the Capitol, in Washington, June 21, 2017. Mueller has referred three investigations into possible illicit foreign lobbying by Washington insiders to federal prosecutors in New York who are already handling a case against Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, the New York Times reported on August 1, 2018. (Doug Mills/The New York Times/Copyright 2018)
Attorney general preparing a set of conclusions from Mueller report but isn't expected to finish that work Saturday
4 hours 10 min ago
March 22, 2019
President Donald Trump stops to talk to reporters and members of the media as he walks to Marine One to depart from the South Lawn at the White House on Friday, March 22, 2019.
The Mueller report is in, signaling end of Russia investigation
March 22, 2019 - 4:29pm
Special Counsel Robert Mueller leaves a meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee in Washington on June 21, 2017. Bloomberg photo by Eric Thayer
Democrats will order FBI, White House counsel to preserve records shared with Mueller
March 22, 2019 - 1:19pm
Jimmy Carter working at his desk. Photo courtesy of the National Archives and Records Administration.
Jimmy Carter thought he was nearing death in 2015. He just became the longest-living president in history
March 22, 2019 - 7:43am
March 21, 2019
Fireman Patrick Saragoza ties off a fender aboard a Coast Guard Station San Diego 45-foot Response Boat-Medium during a joint patrol with the Coast Guard Cutter Forrest Rednour off the coast of Southern California on Nov. 27, 2018.  Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 1st Class Patrick Kelley.
With more focus on the southern border, U.S. officials see a rise in migrants at sea
March 21, 2019 - 8:36am
March 20, 2019
President Trump appears with Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro during a joint news conference in the Rose Garden at the White House on Tuesday. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Once a critic of the electoral college, Trump now says it's 'far better for the USA'
March 20, 2019 - 6:57am
March 19, 2019
West Virginia accuses Catholic diocese and former bishops of sex abuse cover-up in unusual consumer protection lawsuit
March 19, 2019 - 5:34pm
March 18, 2019
'May we never forget that immigration is a blessing and a strength,' George W. Bush says
March 18, 2019 - 9:02pm
March 16, 2019
Samples of pure drugs that could kill the average human - heroin, fentanyl and carfentanil, a synthetic opioid 100 times more powerful than fentanyl - at the New Hampshire State Police Forensic Laboratory in Concord.
Obama officials failed to focus as fentanyl burned its way across America
March 16, 2019 - 10:00am
March 14, 2019
Sen. Birch Bayh in 1973.
Birch Bayh, Indiana senator who championed Title IX, dies at 91
March 14, 2019 - 2:05pm
March 13, 2019
Lion Air Group livery is displayed on the tail fin of a Boeing 737 Max 9 aircraft during a ceremony at the Boeing delivery center in Seattle on March 21, 2018. Bloomberg photo by David Ryder.
Trump says US will ground Boeing jet involved in fatal crashes
March 13, 2019 - 3:04pm
March 12, 2019
Virginia McLaurin, spoke about her childhood in segregated South Carolina and her recent brush with Internet fame over lunch Monday at a Busboys and Poets restaurant, where she finally saw the video of her meeting with the Obamas.
Woman who charmed hearts when she danced with Obamas turns 110
March 12, 2019 - 8:31pm
Lion Air Group livery is displayed on the tail fin of a Boeing 737 Max 9 aircraft during a ceremony at the Boeing delivery center in Seattle on March 21, 2018. Bloomberg photo by David Ryder.
Calls from Congress to ban Boeing 737 Max from US airspace begin to grow
March 12, 2019 - 5:16pm
March 11, 2019
Crystal (Haag) Saunders stands at the west Baltimore site where she was last seen on April 26, 1997, before she was reported missing at 14, on Jan. 23, 2019. After 21 years, she returned to Baltimore in 2018. Washington Post photo by Terrence McCoy
Two decades after vanishing, her daughter suddenly showed up with children, a new identity - and speaking Spanish
March 11, 2019 - 8:22am
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