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But in fact, scandals uncovered by journalists have slowly but surely taken a toll on the president.
Portland has seen intensifying demonstrations since the first Black Lives Matter marches after the death of George Floyd in May. On Saturday, political extremes are expected to clash again.
Lawmakers, members of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden paid tribute to the late Supreme Court justice whose trailblazing career changed the face of gender equality in the United States.
“They’re killing me moneywise,” the GOP senator said while being interviewed on another topic. “Help me again.”
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Orlando was plagued by a lack of affordable housing. Then Florida’s tourism economy crashed, leaving hundreds of people trapped in rundown motels on the edge of society.
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What it means to 'pack' the Supreme Court
Some Democrats have called for expanding the number of justices to the Supreme Court in order to shift its ideological leaning.
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A ballot-sorter in Doylestown, Pa. (Rachel Wisniewski/Bloomberg News)
The top election official is warning about a technicality that could jeopardize mail-in voting.
A prominent Democratic donor is urging groups to change course as the election nears.
Officials claimed she was given the award by “mistake,” but documents and interviews show discovery of her social media posts critical of Trump inspired the decision, the State Department inspector general found.
Judge Pierre N. Leval said he interpreted a Sept. 1 court order to mean that the Manhattan district attorney’s request to dismiss the president’s lawsuit was on hold — not the prosecutor's ability to act on his year-old subpoena for his financial records.
A possible designation of the Houthi group as a terror organization would reinforce the U.S. campaign to pressure Tehran but could complicate aid and peace efforts.
Mustapha Adib, who had been backed by French President Emmanuel Macron, failed to unite competing factions.
Palestinian farmer Jaseer Fahed Afyet walks among his banana trees in al-Auja, near Jericho, in the West Bank on this month. (Kobi Wolf for The Post)
The crop was the “green gold” of West Bank farmers. Water woes have driven most out of business.
Australia and Britain, among other countries, have seen low levels of adherence to self-isolation guidelines or rules in recent months.
Angelo Becciu becomes one of the few cardinals in recent church history to renounce the rights of his position.
President Trump tours a section of the border wall in San Luis, Ariz. (Evan Vucci/AP)
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit unanimously backed Congress’s power of the purse and said House lawmakers could proceed with their lawsuit alleging it was illegal for President Trump to transfer the money for the wall.
Many families In the city's poorest neighborhoods are frightened of the virus and keeping children home.
A snapshot of fall enrollment shows fewer students are pursuing undergraduate degrees this semester as the coronavirus continues to sow fears of infection and devastate the economy.
Hot and dry air blowing from land to sea will lead to dangerous wildfire conditions in California yet again this weekend and next week.
Canceling classes Nov. 3 could free students to volunteer at the polls and drive voter turnout, advocates said.
They were tested after a member of the Executive Mansion staff had developed symptoms and received a positive test result.
Safeguards are in place to keep people from voting twice, elections officials said.
Grieving family members are seeking accountability and transparency from county officials.
Franselene St. Jean-Clarke was recently dismissed from the D.C. Housing Authority board after questioning an action by the agency. (Marvin Joseph/The Post)
Franselene St. Jean-Clarke said she was dismissed for calling the D.C. Housing Authority to account. City officials say she was no longer eligible to serve it.
The Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies is currently studying MDMA-assisted psychotherapy as a method of treating PTSD. (Post)
These substances are being touted as a game-changing intervention for mental health. But it's not clear if their promise will extend beyond an elite few.
Effective altruism isn’t just about donations. It aims to bring rationality to what people choose to care about.
Sunrise Movement’s Varshini Prakash on setting the agenda for environmental change.
At least New Coke and the Ford Edsel sort of did what they were intended to do. This product does not.
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Journeyman chef Deepak Sarin brings Indian regional cooking — and a lot of eggs — to Vienna
A Zoom call with members of the University of Pittsburgh medical school oath committee who rewrote their class oath. (Tito Onyekweli)
“As a Black man I thought I had a necessary perspective,” said Tito Onyekweli, a first-year medical student at the University of Pittsburgh who was on the oath committee.
Democrats said the announcement that 33 million seniors would receive the one-time break was a political ploy funded by taxpayer money.
With multiple meteor showers, including arguably the year’s best, along with full moons, planetary appearances and flyovers of the International Space Station, there’s plenty to enjoy by looking up.
Beginning in mid-October, the airline will offer drive-through testing to its customers in Los Angeles and San Francisco.
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In a court filing, the Trump administration said the president's order does not stop companies from requesting to use the controversial sonic blasts to search for offshore oil.
As LSU prepares to open a new season, the year has brought a spate of reminders that Louisiana always seems to experience its joy, pain and resiliency in outsized degrees.
The Boston Celtics forced Game 6 in the Eastern Conference finals against the Miami Heat by "getting back to basics" that Coach Brad Stevens has emphasized for an entire calendar year.
Baseball played on during the novel coronavirus pandemic and has nearly reached the postseason. (Mark J. Terrill/AP)
Beginning Tuesday, baseball’s shortest season gives way to its largest playoffs ever.
This drone photo shows the “Oregon Pioneer” sculpture atop the Oregon Capitol building, with smoke-filled skies as a backdrop in Salem on Sept. 8. (AP)
Experts share their tips for vetting fabric, construction and more when you can’t check out pieces in person.
Online story times and pickup craft kits are among the ways kids can connect with books.
And he won’t stand his ground, even when they’re paying their own way.
Details about brother-in-law’s behavior emerge, and reader isn’t sure what to do.
There’s no strict rule of first contact when someone moves in nearby.
We've got enough to deal with, and fortunately McDonald's spicy chicken nuggets are the nuggs of your childhood, with a tweak.
Too many people believe that what helped them lose weight is the One True Diet. That’s dangerous.
The time for soup is all the time — but these soups are great for early fall.
The makers of Rice Krispies, Hellmann's mayonnaise, Spam and more have signed on to a global initiative to slash their food waste by 2030.
Our favorite tofu dishes include Maangchi’s crunchy tofu bites, okonomiyaki with smoked tofu and sheet pan tofu with peanut sauce.