Marisa Mecke

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White House Petition For 'Mike Brown Law' Quickly Earning Support

A White House petition that would create a “Mike Brown Law” requiring police officers to wear cameras has earned over 100,000 signatures in just one week.<p>The petition, with 131,897 signatures at the time of publication Wednesday, asks the following of the White House:<p>Create a bill, sign into law, …

Remainders: Bail

Hillary Clinton bailed on SNL in the 2008 cycle.<p>The U.S. Military has banned reading The Intercept.<p>Atlantic Media wants you to share one link a day.<p>Tributes to the late James Foley are pouring in.<p>Viewing the video could lead to arrest in the U.K.<p>Al Jazeera America turns one but isn't in HD …

The Restaurant at Patowmack Farm: Dinner as an idyllic escape

<i>The following review appears in The Washington Post’s 2017 Spring Dining Guide.</i><p>(Excellent)<p>When Washingtonians want to get away for a splurge in the countryside, the fantasy default tends to be the Inn at Little Washington in Washington, Va., surely the only four-star restaurant in the world to …

US military tried but failed to free Foley

<b>A US secret military mission had tried but failed to free US reporter James Foley and other American hostages in Syria, US officials have said.</b><p>Their comments come after a video of Foley's beheading by Islamic State (IS) militants appeared on Tuesday.<p>IS said Foley's death was revenge for US air …