Democracy Dies in Darkness
Images celebrating the president’s comments on white supremacy spread with particular speed on conservative channels on social media sites such as Parler and Telegram.
In clips of the debate, the Japanese interpreters can be heard repeatedly talking over one another — as well as over the three Americans duking it out in Cleveland. Viewers who heard six voices simultaneously could be forgiven for changing the channel.
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The TakeAnalysis
This has been called the most important election in generations — some say in the life of the country. But that’s not what people saw when they tuned in. Collectively, this was not a night when the country could claim victory. Instead, it was quite the opposite.
Critic's Notebook
Years from now, we’ll rank this disruptive non-debate alongside terrorist attacks for TV that made us despair.
The word literally and seriously means “God willing” in Arabic. But as in Biden's delivery, it can also take on a sharply sarcastic tone.
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Democrats have criticized the panel's effort as one intended to undermine an investigation that dogged the Trump presidency.
The projected melting would dump huge quantities of freshwater into the sea, raising global sea levels and disrupting ocean currents.
Plus, ICE is preparing targeted, pre-election arrests of immigrants to amplify Trump’s reelection message.
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Moderator Chris Wallace struggled to prevent President Trump from repeatedly interrupting Joe Biden during the first presidential debate on Sept. 29.
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Judge Amy Coney Barrett meets with Sen. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho). (Demetrius Freeman/The Post)
Judge Amy Coney Barrett submitted her 69-page nominee questionnaire – which describes her most monumental cases, financial information, work history, public writings and details of her selection process — Tuesday evening. She also met with nine Republican senators. 
Multnomah County Sheriff Mike Reese quickly took to Twitter on Tuesday night to forcefully deny any affinity for the president.
Late-night comics grappled to make sense of the hostile and caustic spectacle of President Trump repeatedly heckling and interrupting former vice president Joe Biden.
In this Oct. 29, 1990, photo, security officers guard the Babri Mosque in Ayodhya, closing off the disputed site claimed by Muslims and Hindus. (Barbara Walton/AP)
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Associated Press photographer Rodrigo Abd examines Peru’s shifting realities in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic.
Labour lawmakers called the suggestion "heartless" and "inhumane."
Foreign observers tended to see Tuesday's debate as a broader depiction of the state of U.S. politics.
Renowned Brazilian chef Dudu Mesquita recovered from covid-19, but his senses of taste and smell remain impaired. Now he must relearn how to cook.
East New York Elementary Principal Janet Huger-Johnson welcomes students back in Brooklyn. (Yana Paskova for The Post)
The pandemic has created a cascade of logistical challenges for schools. New York City is by far the nation’s largest district, but the challenges it faces are common to others large and small, urban and rural.
The government is still trying to meet a deadline that the judge already blocked.
The announcement from Daniel Cameron (R) came hours after a juror’s attorney said that Cameron “may not have presented” all the evidence in the case.
Davud Sungur, 20, also sold pistols, rifles and lots of ammunition to police. he faces a maximum sentence of five years.
In a now-viral TikTok video, a shellshocked Derlin Newey, 89, cries with joy: “How do I ever say thank you?”
In the military-heavy district, the Taylor-Luria rematch is shaping up to be a bitter, smear-laden and highly competitive contest between the two Navy veterans. 
Overcrowded housing, high rates of uninsurance and preexisting conditions are among them.
Aleena Contreras, 4, listens to an employee from Mary's Center explain the testing process. (Michael Robinson Chavez/The Post)
Por Nuestra Salud y Bienestar includes funding for testing, case management, contact tracing and a Spanish phone information line.
Disney is still waiting for state permission to open its Disneyland resort in California. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
The move demonstrates the devastating toll the coronavirus has taken on Disney’s core business.
The Energy 202Analysis
The former vice president has spent months reconciling the climate demands of his party’s liberal and moderate wings.
Reed had helped pilot the Chamber’s congressional election strategy for more than a decade.
Perspective
Generally, U.S. tax rules do not allow you to deduct personal, living or family expenses. So, no, you can’t deduct the business wear for your job or the dry cleaning bill.
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Researchers concluded that the reduction in the mixing of ocean layers is piling up warm water near the surface while cutting back on the circulation of cold, deep water.
Victoria Azarenka was so cold that she walked off the court during a rain delay in her opening match Sunday. (Reuters)
Cool, damp weather in Paris means short skirts and sleeveless tops have made way for leggings and bulky jackets.
Williams, 39, injured her Achilles' tendon, again delaying her quest to tie Margeret Court's record of 24 Grand Slam singles titles.
President Trump’s claim, which he repeated during the Ohio debate, has been questioned by people involved in the Big Ten decision process as well as others.
Analysis
Heading into "Thursday Night Football," the winless, injury-riddled teams are already in the running for next year's No. 1 draft pick, which could be used to grab Trevor Lawrence, Clemson's star quarterback.
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Love chorizo? Try it in burritos and tacos, on nachos as well as with scallops, clams and ribs.
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Our favorite tofu dishes include Maangchi’s crunchy tofu bites, okonomiyaki with smoked tofu and sheet pan tofu with peanut sauce.
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West Coast winemakers have yet another hurdle to overcome this year.