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A petition circulating at Harvard demands the school check “for their role in undermining” democracy before they are invited to teach or speak on campus.
William “Bill” Wanovich, who came under fire for a 2017 Halloween photo mocking Hispanics, will leave the Virginia Military Institute at the end of the academic year.
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What the Biden administration has said about vaccination goals
The Biden administration has said a key metric in its first 100 days will be administering 100 million coronavirus vaccine shots.
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A viral tweet tried to spin up a conspiracy theory about the new president's mental capacity.
GOP Sen. Lindsey Graham recommended Bowers for a job many prominent Washington lawyers did not want.
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Retired four-star Army general Lloyd  Austin faces the tasks of accelerating Pentagon involvement in coronavirus vaccine distribution and restoring alliances frayed under the Trump administration.
Public school staff and teachers are scheduled to begin receiving vaccinations on Jan. 25, and health leaders plan for day-care workers and private school staff to follow immediately after, though they have not provided a date.
Maryland plans to replace and expand the American Legion Bridge, one of the region’s worst traffic chokepoints. (Michael Robinson Chavez/The Post)
Under a proposed agreement, the state might have to pay up to $50 million in companies’ “predevelopment” costs.
For these two, the differences in interests and tastes didn’t keep a connection from sparking.
Fine-dining chefs Michael Rafidi and Matt Baker pivot with Yellow and Baker’s Daughter.
I tried it. What happened next was not pretty.