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Man with pressure cooker apologizes: 'I'm in the belly of the beast'

Memories of the Boston bombing underscored police action after they found and destroyed a pressure cooker in a car parked along the National Mall on Sunday. The man who owned the pressure cooker says he understands their concern.

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Iran begins trial of detained Washington Post reporter

The closed trial of a reporter for the Washington Post detained in Iran for more than 10 months has begun in a court used to hear security cases.

Parenting: The importance of a spontaneous summer

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Is this the year of the turtle?

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Virginia teen runs off and joins the circus

Fifteen-year-old Sam Landa of Alexandria will perform nearly 70 shows with Circus Smirkus.

Peeking into healthy brains to see if Alzheimer’s is brewing

Healthy seniors at risk of Alzheimer’s are letting scientists peek into their brains to see if another culprit is lurking.

A veteran salutes Memorial Day

More than summer road trips and barbecues, Memorial Day is a time to remember and honor. Senior Correspondent Mike Causey — a military veteran — reflects on serving at Arlington National Cemetery years ago.

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