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Family and friends hold a prayer vigil Nov. 29 outside the Las Cruces, N.M., hospital where covid-19 patient Jose Garcia is on a ventilator. (Reuters)
The state will soon allow doctors to ration care as beds fill up and covid deaths mount.
After Germany opted for “lockdown light” this fall, new cases have remained higher than in nearby nations with stricter restrictions.
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Thousands of undocumented immigrants brought to the United States as children are immediately eligible to apply for an Obama-era program that grants them work permits, a federal judge in New York ruled.
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Even with a U.N. pact, desperately needed humanitarian aid has yet to enter the embattled Tigray region.
Priority will go to people over 80 years old and to nursing home caregivers, and demand could quickly outstrip supply in the early months, public health officials cautioned. 
Indian farmers wait for the outcome of a meeting with the government at the protest site on a highway at the Delhi-Haryana state border in India. (Manish Swarup/AP)
Farmers have blocked roads into Delhi to protest moves to deregulate the agricultural sector.
Kentucky’s Prosecutors Advisory Council denied a request from Taylor's mother, Tamika Palmer, to replace state Attorney General Daniel Cameron with a new prosecutor to pursue charges.
Lower court judges who have addressed the issue said the purpose of Medicaid was to provide the needy with health benefits, not to shed those eligible for its help.
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Some areas west of Interstate 95 could see double-digit snowfall totals and power outages.
The tiger attacked Candy Couser, who has volunteered at Big Cat Rescue for five years, when she reached into the cage to unclip a gate.
Two men, a soldier with deep Special Forces experience and an Army veteran, were found dead on a training area at the base in North Carolina — and officials are offering few details on what occurred.
Bradley Beal welcomed a new backcourt mate into the fold Friday. (Katherine Frey/The Post)
Bradley Beal, the longest tenured Wizard, discussed saying goodbye to his longtime partner John Wall and welcoming the former MVP to Washington.
The push for league title game berths varies with only three Saturdays between now and the College Football Playoff selections.
The team's revamped offensive line has held up amid changes. But it will face a tough test Monday in the stout Pittsburgh Steelers defense.
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