Intercepted communications show that Russian oligarch Yevgeniy Prigozhin told a Syrian official that he “secured permission” from a Russian minister to move forward with a “fast and strong” initiative that would take place in early February, according to intelligence reports.
President Trump aligned ­himself with gun rights advocates, arguing that allowing teachers to carry concealed weapons would “solve the problem instantly.” Meanwhile, a ban on semiautomatic rifles such as the AR-15 used by the Florida shooter is not under active consideration, the White House said.
Eager to be seen as leading the debate, President Trump floated ideas that were inspired by the emotion conveyed by the Florida shooting survivors on cable news, aides said, as much as by considered policy discussions.
Rosa Aramburo is a fourth-year student who wants to practice obstetrics and gynecology. (Alyssa Schukar for The Post)
Rosa Aramburo is a fourth-year student who wants to practice obstetrics and gynecology. (Alyssa Schukar for The Post)
Alejandra Duran works as a translator at a local clinic for people with little or no insurance. (Alyssa Schukar for The Post)
Alejandra Duran works as a translator at a local clinic for people with little or no insurance. (Alyssa Schukar for The Post)
Medical student Cesar Montelongo and his family fled a violent border city in Mexico when he was 10. (Alyssa Schukar for The Post)
Medical student Cesar Montelongo and his family fled a violent border city in Mexico when he was 10. (Alyssa Schukar for The Post)
The standoff in Washington has left employers and universities that embraced “dreamers” in limbo and the students themselves worried. “In the back of my mind, I’m thinking, ‘What if I can’t finish?’” one fourth-year student in Chicago said.
The additional charges increase the legal pressure on former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his business partner, Rick Gates, as they prepare for a trial later this year.
Republican Eric Greitens was taken into custody on charges stemming from a 2015 affair. Greitens previously said he won’t resign, despite call to do so from many Republican and Democratic state lawmakers.
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The U.N. ambassador said both Israel and the Palestinians would have something to like in the forthcoming proposal. She added that U.S. negotiators Jared Kushner and Jason D. Greenblatt “are still going back and forth.”
The first day of this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference was marked by jeers for Hillary Clinton, warnings about Democrats winning control of Congress and talk of the impeachment threat to President Trump.
Canada's prime minister, accustomed to being praised for his Prince Charming good looks, is getting a lot of flak on his tour of India, and the latest gags focus on his razzle-dazzle wardrobe, upstaging even India's flamboyant movie stars.
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A letter issued by KIPP, one of the nation’s largest and best-known charter school networks, said Mike Feinberg, a titan in the field, denied any misconduct but that an independent probe found credible evidence for allegations of abuse and harassment.
One year after an acrimonious call that ended with President Trump hanging up on him, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull visits Washington as one of Trump’s closest foreign partners.
Teachers across the state walked off the job amid a dispute over pay and benefits, causing more than 275,000 students to miss classes.
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