Moscow says it has sent formal proposals to Washington based on “agreements” between President Trump and Vladi­mir Putin. The Russian story line of the meeting — with no confirmation or alternative account from the Trump administration — tended to favor the Kremlin’s own policy prescriptions.
“I think we need to bring this in-house,” lawyer Michael Cohen tells then-presidential candidate Donald Trump, referring to the story, according to one person with knowledge of the recording. President Trump’s attorney Rudolph W. Giuliani confirmed the recording’s existence and said no payment was made.
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A team raises a toast to the queen on the first day of Swan Upping. (Tori Ferenc for The Post)
A team raises a toast to the queen on the first day of Swan Upping. (Tori Ferenc for The Post)
A new cygnet awaits inspection. (Tori Ferenc for The Post)
A new cygnet awaits inspection. (Tori Ferenc for The Post)
 David Barber, the queen's swan marker, holds a cygnet. (Tori Ferenc for The Post)
David Barber, the queen's swan marker, holds a cygnet. (Tori Ferenc for The Post)
A team of Dyers restrains a cygnet while one of the Vintners captures an adult swan. (Tori Ferenc for The Post)
A team of Dyers restrains a cygnet while one of the Vintners captures an adult swan. (Tori Ferenc for The Post)
Each year, grown men in white pants squeeze themselves into brightly varnished skiffs, and, commanded by the Swan Marker to Her Majesty the Queen, they row up the Thames and wrangle the swans to shore for inspection, marking and counting. This operation is not for the timid, and best done with speed and decisiveness.
Late one night, a Maryland woman decided to take her laptop to bed with her. She clicked on a story about an old picture. Her eyes widened. “No,” Michele Holzman thought to herself. “That couldn’t be me. Could it?”
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Critics had complained that non-Western cultures were getting short shrift.
Alex Poon, 26, is in the process of transitioning.
Alex Poon, 26, is in the process of transitioning.
Trystan Cotton, 50, transitioned 10 years ago.
Trystan Cotton, 50, transitioned 10 years ago.
Chris Edwards, 49, transitioned in his 20s.
Chris Edwards, 49, transitioned in his 20s.
Zander Keig, 51, started his transition in 2005.
Zander Keig, 51, started his transition in 2005.
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