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The action grew out of a leak investigation surrounding reporting on Russia’s role in the 2016 election.
Six months after his Election Day loss, the defeated ex-president has emerged — propelled primarily by a thirst for retribution, a quest for the spotlight and a desire to maintain control over the GOP base, former senior White House advisers said.
More than 60 percent of the population has been vaccinated in the Seychelles. (AP)
The rise in cases came after the return of tourists to the Seychelles, but so far, the evidence linking the two is unclear. But in vaccinating more than 60 percent of its population, the country used two products that appear to be less effective against symptomatic covid-19. 
Cathy Merrill’s essay in The Washington Post shocked her employees, who viewed it as a threat to their job status.
Federal health officials revised coronavirus guidance on Friday to acknowledge that people can get infected by inhaling very fine, aerosolized particles carrying the virus, following warnings from health experts since last year.
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A fractured ring finger on his left hand will keep Pelicans star Zion Williamson out indefinitely.(Gerald Herbert/AP)
Zion Williamson, the top overall pick in the 2019 draft, has emerged as one of the league’s most improved players and a first-time all-star this season.
Matt Gaetz (Fla.) and Marjorie Taylor Greene (Ga.) mocked Democrats — and some fellow Republicans — and vowed that former president Donald Trump’s influence on the GOP is here to stay.
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At least two dozen people have been killed and hundreds injured in a week of antigovernment protests.
The step means that the vaccine can be used to bolster efforts such as the Covax initiative to share doses equitably around the world.
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Timely delivery service remains poor, and critics hope President Biden’s nominees, once confirmed, can increase pressure on Postal Service leaders.
The Oregon Health Authority said at least 74 people associated with the  Peoples Church in Salem have tested positive for covid-19 — one of the state’s largest workplace outbreaks.
California condors rest on Cinda Mickols's deck in Tehachapi, Calif. (AP)
Cinda Mickols arrived at her house in Tehachapi, Calif., to find that an unusually large flock of the endangered condors had pooped all over her deck.
Golfers drive past rocks near the ninth hole at Forest Park Golf Course in Baltimore that new research has concluded were part of a geological upheaval. (Jerry Jackson/Baltimore Sun)
New research has found that the rocks were formed as part of a geological upheaval hundreds of millions of years ago.
The coronavirus pandemic continues to impact life in the region.
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At Imperfecto, chef Enrique Limardo aims to bridge Latin America and the Mediterranean.
Virtual film festivals, streaming concerts and socially distanced events offer escapes during the coronavirus pandemic.
A photographer revisits some of his favorite clubs, which went dark during the pandemic and are waiting to reopen.
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The Grammy winner reflects on being off the road for the first time since he was a teenager.
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Experts say Alden Global Capital’s bid to take over the Chicago Tribune, Baltimore Sun and other newspapers isn’t what it seems.
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Buffy Cafritz and Barbara Walters at the ABC News brunch celebrating the inauguration in 2001. (Rebecca D'Angelo for The Post)
Cafritz, who passed away at 91, believed in the now-quaint notion that well-intentioned people can differ in their political beliefs and still like each other.
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Leslie Bibb, Josh Duhamel and Ben Daniels star as superheroes protecting a world that is beginning to question their worth in “Jupiter’s Legacy.” (Steve Wilkie/Netflix)
The creator of the comic books that inspired box-office hits such as “Wanted” and “Kingsman: The Secret Service” is ready for his streaming debut.
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“Resident Evil 4,” practically the perfect video game, tops the list. At the bottom is “Resident Evil 6,” the game that took the franchise’s cinematic ambitions to farcical, absurd extremes.