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Temps to plummet; risk of freezing to rise

The snow is finished, but sub-freezing temperatures will leave some roadways icy. Transit services are adjusting schedules for tomorrow, and most schools are already closed. See all the updates.

Families flock to Capitol Hill for sledding, in protest of ban | Photos | Traffic Center | Weather Center | Food trucks stay off the roads | Hundreds of flights canceled at area airports
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Source: Obama counsel not aware of Clinton’s email practice

The White House counsel’s office found out the the secretary of state relied solely on personal email during the congressional investigation into the Benghazi attack.

UN rights chief: Discredit Islamic State group

The United Nations’ human rights chief is advocating an effort to discredit the Islamic State group and encourage peaceful Muslims to take a stand against extremist violence.

7 tips for healthy (enough) eating on vacation

You're going to indulge a bit in vacation -- that's part of the point. But here's how to avoid weight gain while traveling and return home without feeling guilty.

Late snowy weather a boon for local ski resorts

The latest winter storm may be a drag on your commute, but it’s a dream come true for local ski resorts and snow sports enthusiasts.

No Doubt, Usher headline concert on National Mall

Just months after the star-studded Concert for Valor on the National Mall, another round of big music acts are coming for a special tribute to Earth Day.

30-year mortgage rate drops

Average long-term mortgage rates have fallen for the first time in four weeks and remain near historic lows reached in May 2013.

Carter opens door to more DoD civilian workforce cuts

Large budgets over the past decade have let the Defense Department do a lot of hiring without much thought toward cutting outdated positions, says Defense Secretary Ashton Carter.

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