Democracy Dies in Darkness
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FOREIGN SERVANTSSecret records of U.S. veterans’ work overseas
Two generals who oversaw U.S. supply routes through corruption-plagued Azerbaijan sought to profit from their connections once they retired. An Air Force lawyer objected. The Post sued to make the case public.
Lorie Smith at her web design studio in Littleton, Colo. (Rachel Woolf for The Post)
The Supreme Court today will consider whether a web designer’s refusal to create same-sex union sites violates Colorado’s public-accommodation law.
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There is too much need and too little help for kids. Even as federal covid relief money has let schools step up their efforts, they also have come up short.
Drag queens wave from a parade float in Taylor, Tex., on Saturday. (Sergio Flores for The Post)
Drag queens performed at last year’s event, prompting the ministers who co-sponsored it to exclude them this year — and city officials to launch a second, separate holiday parade.
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Too many endangered right whales are drowning in fishing rope in the North Atlantic. But Maine lobstermen say there’s little evidence their gear is to blame.
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Eddie Vedder and Patti LaBelle were among those recognizing George Clooney, Tania Léon, Gladys Knight, U2 and Amy Grant at the ceremony.
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