Durability was Max Scherzer’s superpower. Not so much these days.

The Mets pitcher, at age 38, has suffered minor aches and pains that have prevented him from being a consistent ace this season.

By Chelsea JanesMay 14, 2023

With 51 points in Game 7, Jayson Tatum pushes Celtics back into conference finals

The Celtics blow out the 76ers, 112-88, as MVP Joel Embiid struggles mightily for Philadelphia.

By Michael LeeMay 14, 2023
The Washington Post

Wagner chief offered to give Russian troop locations to Ukraine, leak says

Yevgeniy Prigozhin offered to tell Ukraine where Russian troops were located if they pulled back from Bakhmut, where Wagner mercenaries were taking heavy losses

By Shane Harris and Isabelle KhurshudyanMay 14, 2023

Rockies pitcher has skull fracture, concussion after line drive to head

Ryan Feltner will miss time but appears to have avoided major damage and did not need surgery, Colorado's manager said.

By Des BielerMay 14, 2023

Terps crumble in the fourth, exit NCAA women’s lacrosse tournament

James Madison scored the final five goals of the game to beat Maryland, 15-4, and reach the national quarterfinals.

By Madison HricikMay 14, 2023

CJ Abrams flexes his muscles as Nationals split doubleheader vs. Mets

The Nationals beat the Mets in the first game, behind a strong showing at the plate by Abrams, but lost an early lead and fell, 8-2, in the second.

By Andrew GoldenMay 14, 2023

Thai opposition leads vote count, spelling possible end to military rule

With the majority of the votes counted, Pheu Thai and Move Forward had garnered well over 50 percent of the popular vote, according to the Election Commission.

By Rebecca Tan and Vasapa WanichwethinMay 14, 2023

Hannah Waddingham stole the show at Eurovision

The "Ted Lasso" star has grabbed the headlines as her viral moment circulated the internet.

By Herb ScribnerMay 14, 2023

Pour one out for Nutmeg, a Disneyland cat that inspired its own cocktail

The cat was so beloved by staff at one Disneyland restaurant that it created a $16 cocktail on the "secret menu" in Nutmeg's honor.

By Marisa IatiMay 14, 2023

NATO races to bridge divisions over Ukraine membership

Discussions have intensified in the weeks before NATO leaders gather to cement plans for strengthening the alliance's defenses against Russia.

By Missy Ryan and Emily RauhalaMay 14, 2023

Mayorkas defends Biden’s record as border crossings fall after Title 42 ends

The Homeland Security secretary touted the success of policy changes, though Republicans were quick to point to overall numbers of migrants entering at the southern border.

By Azi Paybarah and David OvalleMay 14, 2023

Raw videos of violent incidents in Texas rekindle debate about graphic images

News organizations have long held back from publishing explicit or violent images of death, which are now rapidly disseminated across social media platforms.

By Marc Fisher and Naomi NixMay 14, 2023

Biden calls white supremacy greatest terrorism threat as 2024 race heats up

In his commencement address at Howard University, President Biden says U.S. history “has not always been a fairy tale” and urges unity against racism and white supremacy.

By Toluse OlorunnipaMay 14, 2023

Grizzlies suspend Ja Morant after he appears to show gun in new video

The move by the Grizzlies follows an earlier eight-game suspension by the NBA after Morant showed a gun in a video taken at a Denver-area nightclub and is pending a league review.

By Cindy Boren and Ben GolliverMay 14, 2023

In Photos: Cyclone Mocha strikes Myanmar and Bangladesh

Scenes of the damage caused by Cyclone Mocha

By Washington Post StaffMay 14, 2023

A shot of skepticism was first ingredient in these vegan gnudi

When the recipe for a plant-based ricotta cheese clone worked, it became a jumping off point for other ways to use it.

By Jim WebsterMay 14, 2023

More than ‘just a look’: The long history of staring in the disability community

From freak shows to coffee shops, here's a look at the long history of staring in the disability community.

By A. AndrewsMay 14, 2023
D.C., Md. & Va.Perspective

This ‘smart’ bird feeder will beam feathered selfies to your phone

No one needs a $200 Bird Buddy, but the photos are cool.

By John KellyMay 14, 2023

Facebook pivoted to the metaverse. Now it wants to show off its AI.

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg is juggling his desire to compete in the artificial intelligence arms race with the company’s longstanding big bet on the metaverse.

By Naomi NixMay 14, 2023