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Mountaineers' tents on Monday at the Everest base camp. (AFP/Getty Images)
Coronavirus cases are skyrocketing in Nepal, raising concerns about the safety of climbers and locals summiting the world’s tallest mountain.
Even in a city accustomed to police violence, the death toll was shocking.
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Disney has taken steps toward inclusivity at its theme parks. But these changes aren’t taking place without pushback. 
Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.) has sought to show that she is a reliable supporter of Donald Trump and devoted to his brand of populism.
The president predicted that his election would lead the GOP to become more conciliatory. These days, he says Republicans are “further away” than he thought.
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The pandemic was creating new winners and losers, and multifamily housing offered what some analysts consider a smart buy for property flippers. It didn’t take Patricia Mendoza long to see that her struggles were someone else’s opportunity. And she was the only thing between it and her two children.
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Chris Ruddy, the CEO of Newsmax, speaks at a dinner meeting at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., in 2018. (AP)
The conservative media entrepreneur became Donald Trump’s most quotable friend. His cable channel became one of the biggest promoters of Trump’s election-fraud fantasies.
The administration laid out broad principles — but few details — for achieving that vision.
The Biden administration proposed a rule that would punish people and companies that accidentally kill birds, erasing Trump’s decision to forgive the deaths.
French fishermen angry over loss of access to waters off their coast protest off the English Channel island of Jersey. (Oliver Pinel/AP)
Ninety prominent scientists argue that genetics, not murder or manslaughter, may explain the deaths that haunted an Australian family.
“Napoleon was a harbinger of the modern world, with all its terrors and abuses, but also all its progress and possibilities.”
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Pentagon leaders are considering a proposal that would strip commanders of authority over assault prosecutions, a divisive step that is getting new support.
It opened the Ohio Republican to a torrent of online ridicule and swipes from political opponents as local and national media turned his drive into a parable on driver safety and political irony.
More than a dozen states have similar laws restricting abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.
James Morris Balagia, known as “DWI Dude,” was sentenced to more than 15 years in prison for pocketing money that he falsely claimed would be bribes to officials for favorable treatment.
Officials in Virginia, Maryland and D.C. expect about 1 million young people to become eligible for a coronavirus vaccination as early as next week, when the two-dose Pfizer regimen for 12-to 15-year-olds could be federally authorized.
Hernan Palma says tactical officers botched the raid and pointed a gun at his teenage daughter.
The 9:30 Club, photographed from the second floor on March 19.
Like survivors in a lifeboat before any rescue is sighted, would spaces closed by the pandemic have different reactions to the possibility of doom? A photographer decided to find out.
The coronavirus pandemic continues to impact life in the region.
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High temperatures are generally in the 60s. Saturday may be a decent outdoor day in between rainier ones.
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.
Restrictions around the area are being loosened. Smithsonian museums and the National Gallery of Art are reopening soon.
Expectations for a strong economic recovery could have some repercussions for financial stability.
The companies played whack-a-mole in the days following Donald Trump’s banning to temporarily suspend other accounts sharing his words. 
Chicago Tribune newspaper delivery trucks wait to be loaded. (Bloomberg News)
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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Abrams’s latest book, “While Justice Sleeps,” stars a beautiful, brilliant, Black Yale Law School grad who, as she puts it, “has to sort of save the world.”
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Besides being at the helm of what was then the wealthiest and most populous nation on Earth, the Song Dynasty emperor was also a painter.
Simon Heffer’s encyclopedic book about Victorian and Edwardian England offers a fascinating perspective on the present.