Ending weeks of speculation, he says he wanted to give other GOP stars a chance

Mitt Romney told supporters Friday that he was convinced he could have won the nomination but realized it would have been a “difficult test and a hard fight.”

How he’s going to get what
he wants in the 2016 race

THE FIX | The dynamic of the race has been fundamentally altered. 

Romney makes an appearance at CPAC in 2013. (EPA)

Secret Service’s deputy chief
viewed as obstacle to reform

Secret Service’s deputy chief <br>viewed as obstacle to reform

Two weeks after the Secret Service forced out 4 top officials, lawmakers ask if one more should have gone.

Rap mogul Suge Knight arrested on suspicion of murder in hit-and-run

Rap mogul Suge Knight arrested on suspicion of murder in hit-and-run

Knight was being held on $2 million bail after police said two men were run over an L.A. parking lot.

Amid measles outbreak, anti-vaccine doctor revels in notoriety

Amid measles outbreak, anti-vaccine doctor revels in notoriety

Jack Wolfson of Arizona is critical of vaccine defenders, saying, “You’re, frankly, a bad mother.”

You need to make $108,092 a year to live comfortably in D.C., report says

You need to make $108,092 a year to live comfortably in D.C., report says

The only cities with a higher cost of comfort are New York boroughs and in the San Francisco Bay area.

Hershey’s plan to hook Americans onto impulse-buying chocolate again

Hershey’s plan to hook Americans onto impulse-buying chocolate again

Self-checkouts and online shopping have crushed the business of sweet indulgence.

Super Bowl XLIX

The NFL is beginning to make its audience feel guilty and uneasy

The NFL is beginning to make its audience feel guilty and uneasy

COLUMN | The past year begs whether the league cares more about people or profits.

Teacher: Every day I see disparity in educational privilege. I’m disgusted.

Teacher: Every day I see disparity in educational privilege. I’m disgusted.

ANSWER SHEET | Where there isn’t money, there is excessive testing, lack of options and struggle.

Take your questions to the expert

Take your questions to the expert

LIVE Q&A | The advice columnist answers questions about the strange train we call life.

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Family of woman who died in smoky train sues WMATA for $50 million

Family of woman who died in smoky train sues WMATA for $50 million

The Alexandria resident was trapped on a train for more than 35 minutes before help arrived.

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