New York doctor has positive Ebola test

Possible vaccine for Ebola went untested on humans for years

White House

Secret Service dogs in the spotlight

Reynolds sees irony in smoking ban

More laws restrict job questions on convictions

Do the sergeants-at-arms in the U.S. Capitol carry guns?

Women answer call of Islamist recruiters

U.S. airstrikes cut into IS oil revenues, Treasury official says

From a Rwandan Dump to the Halls of Harvard

Rare Tornado hits Washington

Nation & World briefing

‘Goofy’ Dinosaur described anew: Hands ‘look peculiar’


Study: Ancient Europeans were lactose-intolerant

A hidden ocean on 1 of Saturn’s moons?

Today in history, and birthdays

Reputed world’s richest man before downfall

A 2nd try at buying a home

U.S. to monitor travelers from Ebola-hit nations for 21 days

Independent spending boosts political attack ads

Canadian Parliament is attacked; 2 dead

Fido will cost you: Pet rents become apartment trend

Nation & World briefing


Dental care for kids who have autism

Earth heading for its hottest year on record

Today in history, and birthdays

Testing for Ebola vaccines to start soon

Pistorius gets 5 years in prison

First stop in mission to Mars: a dome in Hawaii

Post editor who led Watergate coverage dies

1 of 3 Americans held in N. Korea is released

Nation & World briefing

Graduates are choosing cities (and not just big ones)

In focus: After the Arab Spring

New freedoms in Tunisia drive support for Islamic State