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Facebook is letting 10 media outlets charge readers subscriptions to view stories

• <b>10 media outlets, including The Washington Post and The Telegraph, will introduce metered paywalls on Facebook's Instant Articles.</b>• <b><br>The paywall will kick in after 10 free articles are viewed in one month, and Facebook won't take a cut of subscriptions for now.</b>• <b><br>The test is starting in the US and Europe</b> …

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How to create an inviting yet functional home office and sitting area

THE CHALLENGE<p>Meredith Campbell moved into her Oakton, Va., home a little more than a year ago, and the 14-by-10-foot office is the last space she needs to decorate. She would like to paint the bookcases to brighten the room and wants a cozy study where she can store books and curl up to read, as …

Lifestyle

Crisis: Hawaii's Spam black market!

Criminals are thriving while the law abiding now have to get their Spam from a locked case!<p><b>The news has been predictably</b> bad of late even for a …

Hawaii

Trump meets with Puerto Rico's governor - The Washington Post

Now watching<p>1:34<p>Trump meets with Puerto Rico's governor<p>Now watching<p>1:51<p>Puerto Rico National Guard distributes water<p>Now watching<p>2:12<p>‘Mr. President, you charlatan.’ Puerto Ricans react to Trump’s latest statement on hurricane recovery<p>Now watching<p>5:32<p>Rep. Velázquez grills Carson on 'shameful' Puerto …

Caribbean

This Internal White House Document Is Amazing and Appalling

It links manufacturing losses to abortion and infertility—without evidence.<p>No one ever accused the Trump administration of championing concepts like "facts" and "evidence." But this is one a real doozy. <i>The Washington Post</i> got hold of a two-page document circulated internally at the White House last …

The White House

Tahini is a magical ingredient. Here’s what you should do with it.

Tahini — a thin paste made from sesame seeds — adds a delightfully nutty depth to anything it touches. Here are some of our favorite savory and sweet ways to use it, from our archives:<p>Savory<p>Sweet Potato and Pistachio Cakes. Crunchy on the outside, creamy inside.<p>Salad With Crispy Spiced Chickpeas …

Lifestyle

McCaskill says 'honest, sloppy' mistake led to claim she didn't oppose controversial legislation because she was getting cancer treatment

<b>WASHINGTON •</b> Sen. Claire McCaskill said an “embarrassing, honest mistake” led her office to say on Monday that she did not oppose a bill that …

Government

Va. law license of GOP attorney general candidate was briefly suspended in 2011

John Adams, the Republican candidate for Virginia attorney general, briefly had his law license suspended in 2011 for failure to pay annual fees to the state bar, according to documents obtained by the Washington Post from Democrats.<p>Letters from the state bar show that Adams was warned on Sept. 16, …

Politics

This Bible museum is missing something big that’s causing Christians to criticize

The Museum of the Bible is a $500 million project opening next month in Washington, D.C., but critics are already pointing out some figures and topics the museum avoids or minimizes.<p>Like Jesus Christ.<p>Yes, a large and spectacular museum based on the Christian holy book and funded largely by the …

Conservative View

Trump says other countries were 'nervous' at the beginning of his term - The Washington Post

Now watching<p>2:52<p>Trump says other countries were 'nervous' at the beginning of his term<p>Now watching<p>1:28<p>Fact Check: Have insurance companies profited from Obamacare?<p>Now watching<p>2:04<p>How the Senate Judiciary Committee grilled Jeff Sessions<p>Now watching<p>2:23<p>Gold Star widow said Trump's phone call was …

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Dem senators slam Trump's drug czar pick

Lawmakers are urging President Trump to withdraw his nomination of Rep. Tom Marino as drug czar after a Washington Post/60 Minutes investigation …

Politics

Stir-Fried Sweet Potato and Pork - The Washington Post

Mince enough of the garlic to yield 1 tablespoon. Peel and mince the ginger to yield 1 tablespoon. Separate the scallion whites and greens; chop each. Peel the sweet potato, and either grate it in a food processor (cut into chunks first), cut it into matchsticks or use a spiralizer.<p>Whisk together …

Recipes

Manassas approves sale that would save mobile-home park for residents

Residents of a Manassas mobile-home park who had been threatened with eviction will very likely be able to stay in their homes after the city agreed to allow a local nonprofit agency to buy the property.<p>The Manassas City Council voted unanimously Monday night to enable Catholics for Housing, a …

Politics

Did Trump tweet poison legal case against athletes who kneel?

By Tracy Jan, (c) 2017, The Washington Post<p>The controversy over football players kneeling in protest during the national anthem could have simply …

NFL

Roy Moore’s Senate campaign blames Democrats for fake Twitter followers

Roy Moore, the Republican nominee for Senate in Alabama, gained then lost thousands of apparently fake Twitter followers in the space of a few hours — a situation that his campaign blamed on Democrats.<p>“We highly doubt that reporters across the country spend most of their free time on Sunday …

Politics

Upgrade your breakfast options with a fall-themed muffin

We could all use a little muffin inspiration. Here are six fit for autumn, from our archives.<p>Whole-Wheat Spiced Carrot Muffins, above. Play around with the mix-ins and swap out shredded beets, parsnips or butternut squash for the carrots.<p>Apple Bran Muffins. Dark and rich from a generous amount of …

Lifestyle

Trump Triangulates

Washington Post: “Scapegoating the Senate GOP is proving to be an effective political strategy for President Trump. Activists and donors on the right …

Politics

Trying to impress someone? Here’s what to cook.

Throwing a small dinner party or hosting a date? Here’s a menu that is sure to impress.<p>Start with Roasted Pepper and Tomato Salad With Tuna and Black Olives. It’s a simple salad that you could whip up a day before. Serve with plenty of bread and extra harissa on the side.<p>Have a nice cheese out to …

Lifestyle

Congress derails opioid crackdown

"Amid a targeted lobbying effort, Congress weakened the DEA's ability to go after drug distributors, even as opioid-related deaths continue to rise, …

Business

As NFL owners wrestle with national anthem demonstrations, protests continue Sunday

National anthem demonstrations remain a predominant theme Sunday, with NFL owners and NFL Players Association representatives set to consider at this week’s ownership meetings how to channel the activism and passions shown by those who take a knee or link arms into community action.<p>The challenge …

Sports

Inside The Washington Post’s international expansion

For U.S. publishers expanding internationally, one of the biggest challenges is brand perception. Encouraging agencies across markets to spend budget …

Digital Media

Shredded Green Apple Salad With Fish Sauce + Cilantro - The Washington Post

This is crunchy, bright and surprisingly complex in flavor.<p>Serve with grilled pork, fish or chicken, or atop a bowl of rice with a fried or poached egg. It makes a nice accompaniment to the Butternut Squash, Parmesan + Thyme Fritters, too (see related recipe).<p>Servings:<p>4<p>When you scale a recipe, keep …

Recipes

Washington Post Owner In Hot Water As Leaked Memo Reveals “Screw Over” Plans

Advertisement<p>While Bezos thought his day couldn’t be worse, the Huffington Post published an October 6 memo wrote by the WaPo´s union bargaining …

Jeff Bezos

Trump’s Iran announcement backfires

President Trump’s official announcement that he will not certify the Iran deal, as the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) is known, set off a series of predictable and negative consequences.<p>First, the European Union made clear that it does not agree with Trump’s move. “Our message is that …

Opinion

Alabama Senate hopeful Roy Moore blasts Washington Post reports

Roy Moore, the Alabama Republican running for a U.S. Senate seat that once belonged to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions, and his campaign chairman lashed out Thursday at the Washington Post.<p>The newspaper, which Moore campaign chairman Bill Armistead called “one of the most liberal in the …

Roy Moore

Did the government and drug industry fuel America's opioid epidemic?

Ninety-one people die every day in America from opioid drug overdoses. In a joint investigation by "60 Minutes" and The Washington Post, …

Opioid Crisis

First Read’s Morning Clips: ‘Spiteful’

<b>TRUMP AGENDA: Listen all of y’all, it’s sabotage</b><p>Last night’s big news: “The White House announced late Thursday that it would no longer reimburse insurers for lowering costs for customers under the Affordable Care Act, a decision Democrats condemned as "spiteful." President Donald Trump had …

Politics

Combustion Engines Not Long For The World

Electric vehicles no longer seem like a futuristic fever dream, but they remain a rarity on most American city streets, accounting for less than 1% …

Advertising Industry

Donald Trump Signs Executive Order Chipping Away at Obamacare

<i>Welcome to Barf Bag, a daily politics roundup to help you sort through the chaotic Trumpian news cycle.</i><p>Sometimes I have to remind myself that Rand …

Donald Trump

Education is critical to vaccinations and preventing diseases

The Oct. 9 news article “Failure to vaccinate is likely culprit of U.S. measles outbreaks, study says” brought notice to the growing problem of unvaccinated people and the U.S. measles outbreaks. The study eliminated other possibilities, as statistics have shown a drop in outside cases of the …

Opinion