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By a slim margin, the Knesset approved a diverse governing coalition, ending Benjamin Netanyahu's tenure as Israel’s longest-serving leader. The new government will be headed by right-wing lawmaker Naftali Bennett.
He reoriented the decades-old approach to peace and security, reshaped the economy and upended legal norms.
The leaders said they would challenge Beijing’s “non-market policies” and pushed for greater transparency on the origins of the coronavirus.
The notification to Donald McGahn on the February 2018 request came last month. It was not immediately clear what was being investigated.
The judge took particular issue with the complaint equating the threat of termination to medical experimentation during the Holocaust, calling the comparison “reprehensible.”
With mountains of boxes and bubble wrap from online pandemic shopping now going in the trash, Maine is trying to enact what is known as an extended producer-responsibility program.
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Damage from airstrikes last month in Gaza was concentrated on Wehda Street, a bustling commercial area. (Soliman Hijjy for The Post)
Less than half of Virginia State Police troopers are vaccinated, while large police departments have slightly better rates, with 58 percent of officers inoculated in the District and 65 percent in Prince George’s County.
On Tuesday, thousands of Southern Baptists will gather in Nashville to vote on issues that will shape the massive denomination’s future.
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The roots of former president Donald Trump’s power in the Republican Party can be traced back to the backlash following the 2008 election and financial crisis.
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Security personnel scan the airport before the arrival of President  Biden ahead of a NATO summit in Brussels. (Yves Herman, Pool/AP)
In some but not all cases, it was due to former president Donald Trump's pressure.
The 1938 Fair Labor Standards Act excluded farmworkers, domestic workers and other professions dominated by workers of color.
The area around the South Crofty mine in Camborne, England, on Friday. (Guy Martin/Panos for The Post)
Locals noted the contrast between luxury hotels and food banks. In an area of St. Ives, where the G-7 leaders are staying at the Tregenna Castle Hotel, more than a third of children are estimated to be living in poverty.
What is China? Its number one ranking ignores its poor places.
View of the Canyon from the South Rim, hiking in the summer can be very dangerous and visitors must be prepared. (Tom Niziol)
Wild top-to-bottom temperature swings of more than 50 degrees and scorching sunshine intensify the challenge.
For the third time in a week, Delta diverted a flight because of a passenger’s behavior.
Shane Wayne Michael allegedly coughed and spit on an Iowa man and said, referring to covid-19, “If I have it, you have it!”
La'Tanya Christopher stands in front of the old Salisbury courthouse in May. It was the scene of lynchings, including that of Garfield King, who is related to the courthouse employee. (Karl Merton Ferron/Baltimore Sun)
A historical marker was unveiled outside the Wicomico County courthouse where two lynchings took place.
Tomorrow and Tuesday continue warm with a few showers and storms here and there as a series of weak disturbances move thorough.
Two of the world's biggest soccer tournaments overlap this month. Here's where to find fans of your favorite team, or just a great soccer bar.
Dauphine’s nails so many of the details, with design to match.
Our favorite activities are coming back as restrictions officially lift across the region.
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In the wake of the recent fighting, we asked a Palestinian American entrepreneur who lives near Ramallah and an Israeli journalist who lives near Tel Aviv to correspond with each other.
The surgeon who treated the war wounds of the former senator was Armenian. Now, finally, the United States, has formally recognized the 1915 atrocity.
Volunteers with the Capital Area Food Bank deliver boxes of food to the Southeast Tennis and Learning Center in Washington in April. (Amanda Andrade-Rhoades for The Post)
Too many food programs focus on providing adequate calories rather than adequate nutrition, experts say.
Your children weren’t identified as contacts, so you didn’t tell your friends there were positive cases at their school.
Older man who wants companionship asked old lady friend to lunch. Should he immediately share his goal?
Reader is annoyed that one night she made dinner and he didn’t eat it.
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Dawoud Bey, Jasper Johns and “Automania” are among the many compelling reasons to visit museums this summer.
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The game is “the Han Solo simulator” said the studio’s managing director.
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Photographer Tina Russell documented the days inside her extended family after her grandmother died of covid-19.