Monday, October 5, 2015
Oct. 5, 2015
U.S. reaches final deal on 12-nation Pacific Rim trade pact
The final agreement, the largest free-trade accord in a generation, was an ambitious effort led by the Obama administration to knit together economies across a vast region.Trio wins Nobel in medicine for work on parasitic diseases
William Campbell of Drew University in N.J. and Satoshi Omura of Japan shared the prize with Youyou Tu of China.
Video: Nobel for medicine awarded
Turkey warns Russia over airspace violations as Syria strikes widen
The warnings point to growing concerns over possible incidents between Russian warplanes and the U.S.-led coalition, which is waging airstrikes in Syria against ISIS.
A United Mine Workers of America rally in W.Va. (J. Wickerham for The Post)
In Clinton country, Sanders gains momentum with attack on corporate greed
For some, the Vermont socialist’s argument for economic fairness may trump his views on marriage and the climate.
Carly Fiorina’s first political campaign had a surprising problem: Money
Her staff said they loved working with the former Hewlett-Packard CEO, at least until their checks didn’t come in.
Enough massacres
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A dangerous Obamacare lawsuit
By Irvin B. Nathan
Conservatives evade on guns
By E.J. Dionne Jr.
Fight back against NRA rhetoric
By Fred Hiatt
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Daughter’s last message: ‘There is a hurricane out here and we are heading straight into it’
Hope is fading for a U.S. container ship that sailed into Hurricane Joaquin and went missing in the Bermuda Triangle with 28 Americans on board.South Carolina faces ‘potentially historic’ flooding
Gov. Nikki Haley told residents to steer clear of the rising water. “It’s not something to be out taking pictures of,” she said. 
Video: Coast Guard rescues family from flood
South Carolina faces ‘potentially historic’ flooding
Gov. Nikki Haley told residents to steer clear of the rising water. “It’s not something to be out taking pictures of,” she said. 
Video: Coast Guard rescues family from flood
Afghan reaction in wake of suspected U.S. airstrike is muted, even sympathetic
Afghanistan's president expressed sorrow over the deaths of civilians and no large protests were reported.Obama’s claim that states with most gun laws have fewest gun deaths
The evidence changes when suicides are removed from the data.Supreme Court faces politically charged election-year docket
The high court reconvenes on Monday with a docket that seems tailored to remind Americans about the large role the justices play in the nation's presidential contest.Youth sports are down, and parental pressure is up
Team sports hit with declines in the number of young participants include basketball, baseball, soccer, softball, and touch football, a survey showed.NFL WEEK 4
Brewer: A season-defining moment?
Boswell: Clutch drive affords Jay Gruden some room to breathe
Analysis: Kelly takes Eagles from pretty good to pretty awful
Photo Stories
Photo Stories
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Of 9,000 moon mission pictures online, these are some of the best
Oct. 5 in history: Wookies on set; Dutch airplane disaster
(Taylor Weidman/Getty Images)
In Bangkok, three families live in a graveyard of jet airplanes
What Pompeii looks like today
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Textbook maker backtracks after mother’s online complaint
By Yanan Wang
Vatican official fired after coming out on eve of conference on family
Philadelphia colleges on alert after online post threatens violence
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Bridging the Digital Divide
Nearly every American has access to the Internet. Yet 15 percent of adults still aren’t online. On Thursday, lawmakers, city leaders and technology experts will examine obstacles to adoption and highlight efforts to close the digital divide.
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