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Round Rock, Tex., a city of nearly 120,000, is a growing destination for tech companies and families seeking more space and lower taxes than nearby Austin. (Julia Robinson for The Post)
As Texas’s population grows and diversifies, the new generation is asking for more from state leaders.
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He was sentenced to death for the 1999 killing of an Oklahoma businessman. Testimony from other prisoners could help him avoid execution.
The pontiff’s first international trip since the start of the pandemic brings him to a country with an extraordinary biblical history but that is also experiencing a serious coronavirus outbreak and ongoing political turmoil.
The move will clear close to $15 million in salary cap space for Washington, which will need to find Smith's replacement as starting quarterback.
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Democrats are moving forward with their bill at the national level to fight Republican efforts in states across the country to restrict ballot access.
The Florida governor has called his state an “oasis for freedom,” as he's taken a Trumpian approach to the pandemic.
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The one-child policy has left a legacy that will be hard to undo, especially while access to IVF and egg-freezing is restricted to married, straight couples.
The White House is conducting a months-long review of the drone strike policy it inherited from the previous administration.
The World Obesity Federation found that 88 percent of deaths due to covid-19 in the first year of the pandemic were in countries where more than half of the population is classified as overweight.
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Stanley Gao, 14, attends school from his home in Philadelphia on Feb. 26. (Nancy Lin)
Fear of the coronavirus — and of anti-Asian harassment — has led many Asian and Asian American families to keep their children home.
When school calendars treat Yom Kippur and Eid al-Fitr as importantly as Christmas, all children benefit.
Minimal information about the city's move to a new system for scheduling coronavirus vaccine appointments has left D.C. residents wondering where their place in line will be.
The former chief of the Laurel Police Department was charged Wednesday for allegedly committing arson and attempted murder. (Prince George's County Police)
Investigators say they began to draw connections to ex-Laurel police chief David Crawford after Prince George’s released evidence seeking tips in 2019.
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Mr. Davis, who died of complications from covid-19, wrote a two-hander that became a staple of community theater after premiering on Broadway in 1981.
These works, recommended by local authors and bookstore owners, remind us just how special Washington is.
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