Stories tagged: washington post
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 13, 2020
For more than half a century, governments all over the world trusted a single company to keep the communications of their spies, soldiers and diplomats secret. But what none of …
Tue., Dec. 10, 2019
Ryan Crocker, a Spokane native who served as ambassador in the Middle East during six presidential administrations, was interviewed in 2016 for “Lessons Learned,” a project conducted through the Special …
Sun., Oct. 20, 2019
Carolyn Hax advice column for Sunday, Oct. 20, 2019.
Thu., Sept. 12, 2019
Washington’s daily free commuter newspaper, Express, always prided itself on wit. The paper is published by The Washington Post and when Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos bought the Post in 2013, …
Wed., July 10, 2019
Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney accused world leaders Wednesday of failing to protect journalists and responding with “a collective shrug” over the slaying of Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi.
Thu., Jan. 10, 2019
Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., broadcast a live Instagram video on New Year’s Eve that showed her drinking a Michelob Ultra in her kitchen in Cambridge. “The club soda of beer,” …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018
Saudi Arabia’s top prosecutor said Thursday he’s seeking the death penalty for five suspects charged with ordering and carrying out the killing of dissident Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi at the …
Sun., Nov. 4, 2018
Saudis who are angry at the Washington Post’s coverage of the kingdom in the aftermath of Jamal Khashoggi’s murder are calling for a boycott of Amazon.com Inc. because of its …
Sun., Oct. 28, 2018
Carolyn Hax: He swears he’ll never forgive his late girlfriend’s parents for trying to take his daughter
Carolyn Hax advice column for Sunday, Oct. 28, 2018.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018
Police searching the Saudi Consulate found evidence that Saudi writer Jamal Khashoggi was killed there, a high-level Turkish official said Tuesday, and authorities appeared ready to also search the nearby …
UPDATED: Mon., Oct. 15, 2018
President Donald Trump said Monday that “rogue killers” could be responsible for a Saudi journalist’s disappearance after a personal phone call in which Trump said Saudi Arabia’s King Salman strongly …
Wed., Oct. 10, 2018
Carolyn Hax advice column for
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018
Turkish investigators believe a prominent Saudi journalist who contributed to the Washington Post was killed in “a preplanned murder” at the kingdom’s consulate in Istanbul, the Post reported Saturday night, …
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018
Nearly half of Americans want Congress to begin impeachment proceedings that could lead to President Donald Trump being removed from office, a poll released Friday shows.
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018
Carolyn Hax advice column for Friday, Aug. 31, 2018.
Mon., July 23, 2018
President Donald Trump resumed his public campaign against the Washington Post on Monday, calling the newspaper an “expensive lobbyist” for Amazon.com, whose CEO, billionaire Jeff Bezos, owns the newspaper.
Fri., June 29, 2018
Carolyn Hax advice column for Friday, June 29, 2018.
Sat., Feb. 10, 2018
For a long time – longer than he even cares to remember – Mike Hopkins was certain about his coaching future.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 28, 2018
After Gonzaga’s Final Four breakthrough, higher expectations but lifelong memories
Thu., Jan. 11, 2018
“The Post” tells of a great moment in journalism – and a great moment in one remarkable woman’s life.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 9, 2017
President Donald Trump has demanded and received an apology from a Washington Post reporter who posted a photo of Trump’s Florida rally Friday.
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017
News people used to joke that readers should never be allowed to see how the sausage is made. Now we need to show that messy process as clearly as possible. …
Mon., Nov. 27, 2017
A woman who falsely claimed to the Washington Post that Roy Moore, the Republican U.S. Senate candidate in Alabama, impregnated her as a teenager appears to work with an organization …
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017
President Donald Trump kicked off Thanksgiving Day by replying to a tweet that said his latest Twitter feud is part of a racist pattern of attacking prominent African-Americans.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 13, 2017
A new accuser said Monday that as a teenager in the 1970s she was sexually assaulted by Roy Moore in a locked car, further rocking the Alabama Republican’s race for …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017
A month before Alabama’s special election, Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore abruptly faced lurid allegations Thursday of sexual misconduct with minors decades ago – and an immediate backlash from party …
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017
The Ku Klux Klan was at the height of its popularity when more than 30,000 members – racists and anti-Semites marching 22 abreast and 14 rows deep – paraded down …
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017
Vladimir Putin isn’t paying Donald Trump, but the United States should be doing more to fight Russian propaganda, U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers said.
UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017
The biggest U.S. news story of 2016 – the tumultuous presidential campaign – yielded a Pulitzer Prize on Monday for the Washington Post reporter who not only raised doubts about …
Wed., Aug. 31, 2016
It wouldn’t matter if they were looking for a place to hunker down and lay low, but some survivalists get involved in politics and bring their over-the-top suspicions with them.