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December 6, 2016
A fighter of Libyan forces allied with the U.N.-backed government waving a Libyan flag flashes victory sign as he stands atop the ruins of a house after forces finished clearing Ghiza Bahriya, the final district of the former Islamic State stronghold of Sirte, Libya December 6, 2016. REUTERS/Hani Amara
Libyan forces clear last Islamic State hold-out in Sirte
December 6, 2016 - 2:04pm
Veterans who participated in 2015's "Walk Off the War" hike along the Appalachian Trail stopped at the neary Boulder Crest Retreat. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Amanda Voisard for The Washington Post.
In the mountains, a therapy for PTSD
December 6, 2016 - 1:49pm
A two-mile Canadian Pacific train loaded with oil tank cars idles on a track in Enderlin, N.D., Nov. 14, 2014. REUTERS/Ernest Scheyder
With Dakota Access in limbo, more Bakken crude to move on trains
December 6, 2016 - 1:36pm
U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks to members of the news media in the main lobby at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City, U.S., December 6, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Cuba, U.S. to discuss detente in wake of Trump election
December 6, 2016 - 1:16pm
From left, Terry Anderson, Karolyn Anderson, Travis Anderson and John D. Anderson Jr. traveled to Hawaii where John D. Anderson's ashes are to be interred underwater in the remnants of his old turret aboard the USS Arizona. He will rejoin his twin, Delbert "Jake" Anderson, whose body was never recovered from the ship during the attack on Pearl Harbor. MUST CREDIT: Kent Nishimura for The Washington Post.
One died at Pearl Harbor, the other lived. Seventy-five years later, they'll be reunited.
December 6, 2016 - 12:59pm
Jorgen Vig Knudstorp, CEO of Lego group, poses after the toy company's annual results news conference at it's headquarters in Billund, Denmark March 1, 2016. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer
Lego replaces long-time CEO with first foreign boss in organizational shake-up
December 6, 2016 - 12:26pm
An Air Force officer opens the door of Air Force One as President Barack Obama arrives at Joint Base Andrews from New Jersey and New York, in Maryland Nov. 2, 2015. REUTERS/Carlos Barria/File Photoplay button
Citing 'ridiculous' cost, Trump says 'cancel order' on new Air Force One
December 6, 2016 - 12:22pm
A screenshot of the comment filter. MUST CREDIT: Courtesy of Instagram
Instagram will soon let you like comments - or even turn them off completely
December 6, 2016 - 12:03pm
Beyonce performs at a campaign concert for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Cleveland, Ohio, Nov. 4, 2016.  REUTERS/Brian Snyderplay button
Beyonce leads Grammys with 9 nominations; Prince has one nomination for album
December 6, 2016 - 11:24am
The Verizon logo is seen on the side of a truck in New York City, U.S., October 13, 2016.  REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
Verizon to sell data centers to Equinix for $3.6 billion
December 6, 2016 - 10:53am
Pipeline foes ride out storm in shelters, casino
December 6, 2016 - 10:53am
Sioux Falls officials won't investigate building collapse
December 6, 2016 - 10:50am
The ticker symbol and trading information for LinkedIn Corp. is displayed on a screen at the post where it is traded, before the start of trading, on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York City, June 13, 2016.  REUTERS/Brendan McDermid/File Photo
Microsoft gains EU approval for $26 billion buy of LinkedIn
December 6, 2016 - 10:43am
Samsung Electronics' Galaxy S4, left, and Apple's iPhone 5 are seen in this picture illustration taken in Seoul, South Korea, May 13, 2013.   REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo
Supreme Court rules for Samsung in smartphone fight with Apple
December 6, 2016 - 9:50am
Gov. Dennis Daugaard to unveil budget proposal to lawmakers
December 6, 2016 - 9:46am