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Prominent economists, Republican lawmakers and some market analysts have raised the alarm about the risks of overstimulating the economy.
Making his first speech since leaving the presidency before an adulatory conservative crowd, Trump hinted he was contemplating another presidential campaign in 2024.
Marilu Leyva and her son, Daniel, at their home in Austin on Thursday. The recent winter storm left her without running water in her home. (Sergio Flores for The Post)
Widespread damage remains: burst pipes, damaged homes and businesses, and the loss of more than 30 lives.
A more conservative court could make changes in how rules for the next election will be set. 
The effort will be up against significant head winds, as the former president still holds vast sway over the Republican Party, even after his supporters attacked the U.S. Capitol in January.
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Her lawyers said then-president Donald Trump “made repeated threats to intervene in the applicant’s case in order to leverage her prosecution for political purposes … This conduct is deeply offensive to the rule of law and the integrity of the judicial process.”
Hours after Kelsey Love screamed for help, a nurse went to the cell and found the floor covered in blood and Love huddled in a ripped mattress with her newborn. The jail was ordered this month to pay Love $200,000 for the incident.
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California's iconic Highway 1 has been severed again. Why fixing it is becoming harder.
A 150-foot stretch of California's Highway one in the Big Sur region collapsed into the ocean again, as wildfires and the rainy season become more extreme.
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Rep. Madison Cawthorn (R-N.C.) heads back to his office on Jan. 6 after speaking to Trump supporters. (Gabriella Demczuk)
Cawthorn, 25, has adopted the Trump playbook, making false statements about his background, issuing baseless allegations about voter fraud and demonizing his political opponents.
Illinois Democrats are calling for Chris Miller, who is a Republican member of the state’s general assembly, to be investigated over his actions ahead of the Capitol riot.
In an interview with The Post, she invited Texas to join the national grid. But her main focus is on the national energy transition that the Biden administration hopes to promote.
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President Biden meets virtually with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. (Reuters)
President Biden is pushing to reclaim America’s global leadership after four years of the former president's insults and snubs. But allies worry the United States could easily return to Trumpism.
President Nayib Bukele had warm ties with the Trump administration but was unable to secure meetings with Biden’s top Latin America officials during a recent trip to Washington.
While Oaxaca doesn’t pull in nearly as many visitors as Mexican destinations such as Cancún, Acapulco or Mexico City, tourism is a significant part of its economy. Yet some visitors are behaving like the pandemic is over.
The oil slick, believed to have occurred earlier this month, has caused the death of at least one fin whale and six baby sea turtles.
Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the United States will not impose any direct punishment on the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman.
NASA astronauts Kate Rubins, top, and Victor Glover work outside the International Space Station on Sunday. (NASA/AP)
Astronauts have installed support frames at the International Space Station for new solar panels arriving later this year. The work took longer than expected, so astronaut Kate Rubins will finish the job during a spacewalk later this week.
Sharbat in Adams Morgan welcomes visitors with expertly made sweet and savory baked goods from Azerbaijan.
The National Museum of Mathematics presents an augmented-reality art show you look at on your phone.
A new anthology compiles decades of music writing from the 90-year-old jazz critic.
Bill Donahue in Gilmanton, N.H. (Tristan Spinski for The Post)
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The Riggs Hotel opened empty guest rooms to diners. So I spent a couple of hours feasting in one.
Tommy Fleetwood, left, and Cameron Champ at the Workday Championship. (Phelan M. Ebenhack/AP)
The familiar Sunday look associated with Tiger Woods, who is recovering from a car crash that seriously damaged his legs, was on full display at the World Golf Championships-Workday Championship and at other golf tournaments.