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NASA spots Washington mudslide from space

Satellite shots from the Earth Observatory show the stunning scope of the mudslide that claimed lives and homes in the remote town of Oso, Wash.

By March 26, 2014

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USS Washington avoids the ax -- for now (pictures)

The ship is part of an aging class of nuclear-powered aircraft carriers in the US Navy that may soon be on the way out due to budgetary pressures.

11 Images By February 7, 2014

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Hackers hit Washington Post for second time in three years

Employee usernames and passwords were accessed in latest hack, which the company suspected of originating in China.

By December 18, 2013

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Amazon's Bezos finalizes purchase of Washington Post

One of the nation's most highly regarded newspapers is now officially in the hands of Amazon's CEO and co-founder.

By October 1, 2013

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Washington Post drops paywall in wake of DC shooting

The Washington Post is suspending its pay gate in an effort to get information out to all readers.

By September 16, 2013

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Google's Megan Smith named new US technology chief

Smith, a former vice president at Google X, is heading to Washington to help the Obama administration navigate the terrain at the intersection of tech and government.

By September 4, 2014

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Bill and Melinda Gates take a $1 million stand for gun control

The couple donates $1 million to support a Washington state initiative that would require criminal background checks on firearm sales at gun shows and online.

By August 27, 2014

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Apple, Samsung spar over 2012 trial fallout in Washington

The two companies head to the appeals court to argue, once again, over a sales ban on devices.

By August 9, 2013

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IRS calling? Nope. It's a scam

CNET's Charlie Cooper got a call one day from the IRS -- or so the caller claimed. But it was an all too common social-engineering scam. And you could be next.

By August 31, 2014

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Uber tests local delivery with Corner Store

Only available in Washington, D.C., and for a limited time, the service enables users to order household items and have a driver bring the products directly to their doorstep.

By August 19, 2014