Democracy Dies in Darkness
The president’s continuing threats have prompted election and law enforcement authorities nationwide to prepare for an unprecedented clash.
President Trump’s potential Supreme Court pick could face scrutiny for staying on — and becoming a key voice — in a federal court decision expected to limit voting by poor former inmates.
A speech and an executive order stood as a tacit admission that the president had failed to keep his 2016 promise to replace his predecessor’s signature achievement with a conservative alternative.
Earappa Bawge, right, a 27-year-old engineer, digs a ditch as part of a rural employment program on Sept. 14. (Niha Masih/The Post)
As India’s economy reels in the aftermath of a strict lockdown, a rural employment program has emerged as a lifeline for some of the tens of millions left jobless.
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Newly obtained records appear to be in conflict with months of Postal Service assertions that blamed lower-level managers for strategies tied to delivery delays.
One law professor said the inquiry into nine discarded ballots found in Pennsylvania itself is worthwhile but that it was a baldly political move to announce the probe with partial facts while describing which candidate was selected on the ballots.
Financial disclosures reinforce long-standing concerns that the Paycheck Protection Program was accessed by companies that could have gone without a bailout.
The Ring Always Home Cam from Amazon is a drone that flies around your house. (Amazon)
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A president who generally avoids his critics is suddenly faced with them.
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Why police are rarely charged for shooting people — and whether police tactics will change. The movement to abolish Greek life on campuses. And, the question of court-packing.
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What it means to “pack” the Supreme Court
Some Democrats have called for expanding the number of justices to the Supreme Court in order to shift its ideological leaning.
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Christopher A. Wray’s answers last week on election interference and antifa drew a rebuke from the president.
Former Trump national security adviser John Bolton seeks the dismissal of the case or approval to investigate whether classification review was politicized.
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The tradition of raising expectations for a president’s debate opponent has been blown away as the GOP pounces on the worst moments from Biden appearances.
A supporter cheers President Trump on Sept. 14 in Phoenix. (AP)
President Trump's Latino supporters in Arizona point at religious conservatism and business-oriented policies as more important issues.
The new arrest and prosecution add to charges Joshua Wong already faces for his political activism.
“As we approach this November, it’s vital that we reject hate speech, misinformation and online negativity,” the Duke of Sussex said.
Angelo Becciu is relinquishing the rights of cardinal, a rare move in the Vatican.
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Harold Evans, the husband of journalist Tina Brown, edited the Sunday Times in Britain before moving to the United States, founding Condé Nast Traveler and leading Random House.
Passengers wait to take a covid-19 test at the Fiumicino Airport in Rome. United Airlines will be the first U.S. carrier to offer its customers covid-19 tests. (Telenews/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
The airline said the tests may allow travelers who test negative to forgo quarantine and entry requirements for some destinations, including Hawaii.
Mary L. Trump, a vocal critic of her uncle, recently published a book alleging Trump family dysfunction.
A snapshot of fall enrollment shows fewer students are pursuing undergraduate degrees this semester as the coronavirus continues to sow fears of infection and devastate the economy.
Metro board members representing the District and Maryland questioned the agency’s commitment to transit equity after learning it skipped doing a full analysis on how the cuts would affect low-income and minority riders.
The 18-year-old was fatally shot by D.C. police on Sept. 2 in Congress Heights.
A woman pays her respects to the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Wednesday. (Jabin Botsford/The Post)
It’s something America is missing, a proper grieving. The ongoing and sprawling outpouring for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg — this massive, public, American funeral — is so important to our country right now. 
Apple's Tim Cook, seen via YouTube, testifies before the House Judiciary Committee on July 29. (Carolyn Van Houten/The Post)
The group, called the Coalition for App Fairness, submitted ten principles for the App Store that it says would allow for more competition, fairness and innovation in the mobile app industry.
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The court is primed to rule on a slate of issues pitting big-business interests against consumers and workers – with sweeping consequences for the balance of power between them.  Here are some ways corporations could see gains with a 6-3 majority.
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A medical worker walks past a row of ambulances outside of Houston Methodist Hospital on June 22. (Callaghan O'Hare/Reuters)
The largest U.S. genetic study of the virus, conducted in Houston, shows one viral strain outdistancing all of its competitors, and many potentially important mutations.
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Anthony S. Fauci has clashed repeatedly with his chief Senate critic. But on Wednesday, he wasn't so diplomatic about it.
Both the Apple Watch Series 6 and Fitbit Sense have new blood-oxygen apps. They’re mostly useless.
After weeks of progress against the pandemic, 27 states are showing increases in infections.
The experimental vaccine is the fourth to enter the final stage of testing in the United States.
Ryan Fitzpatrick celebrates with understudy Tua Tagovailoa during the Dolphins' win over the Jaguars. (Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP)
Quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick threw for two touchdowns and ran for another as the Dolphins beat the Jaguars, 31-13, on “Thursday Night Football.”
In this strangest of seasons, it will be harder than ever for the NFL to anticipate, let alone control, the unknown.
After police officers are cleared of criminal charges in the death of Breonna Taylor, another native son longs for the unity felt during Muhammad Ali's funeral.
The sport has always demanded excellence. These expanded playoffs will reward mediocrity, with potentially dire side effects.
No division has more wins, more points scored or a higher point differential than this year’s NFC West.
This drone photo shows the “Oregon Pioneer” sculpture atop the Oregon Capitol building, with smoke-filled skies as a backdrop in Salem on Sept. 8. (AP)
When the wildfires are burning, we must have our candidates address how the planet is heating up — and dispense with topics of partisan pandering.
The viral videos of people using nail files on their teeth have prompted alarm from experts warning of permanent damage.
Children this age are on their way to maturity, but they are still often hijacked by big emotions, the need to move their bodies and the need to play. 
If money is tight but you’re still craving change, start by swapping out pillows, throws, art, lighting or vases.
His significant other keeps getting the blame for the way he is feeling.
Reader hears about hurtful comments, but says most women look better with natural hair.
They reject dinner invitation then request that reader help host baby shower.
“The Ellen DeGeneres Show” began its 18th season this week. (Michael Rozman/Warner Bros.)
In no time at all, Ellen DeGeneres’s contrition shifted to the usual vacuousness of daytime TV.
A silenced season at Lincoln Center sounds an uncertain note for the opera world at large.
“It takes an ice pick to this huge glacier of structural white supremacy,” says the artistic director of Ballet Hispánico, one of the grant recipients.
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With so many contemporary memoirs devoted to the sins of the author’s mother, a focus on a loving dad seems a welcome change.
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Martin Scorsese’s 1990 film was far from a surefire hit, but it cemented his legacy.
A worker shops in a Singapore grocery store. (Wei Leng Tay/Bloomberg)
A worker shops in a Singapore grocery store. (Wei Leng Tay/Bloomberg)
The makers of Rice Krispies, Hellmann's mayonnaise, Spam and more have signed on to a global initiative to slash their food waste by 2030.
French dip-inspired lean steak plus umami-rich mushrooms beef up a sandwich, without weighing it down.
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The rice brand will simply be known as “Ben's Original.”
Servers are being taught how to keep calm — and how to de-escalate confrontations.
Depending on whom you ask, it's not as easy or as hard as people say.