Democracy Dies in Darkness
The corporate world’s relatively muted reaction so far to significant tax hikes was until recently unthinkable and reflects major changes in U.S. politics.
Scientists say the successful test of the 4-pound helicopter could eventually help the space agency more quickly roam across Mars as it looks for signs of ancient life.
Smith, a former No. 1 overall pick who played for three teams across his 14 seasons, returned to the field last season after a severe 2018 leg injury that threatened his limb and his life.
Physicians and other health experts say they are now dealing with advanced cancers, rotting teeth, eye problems and mental health issues.
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Some countries were struggling to speed up immunization drives when news of rare side effects associated with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine first emerged.
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President Biden boards Marine One on Friday. (Demetrius Freeman/The Post)
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It's not unusual for a president to be popular this early. What is unusual is that his chief initiatives are often more popular than he is.
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Draft legislation aims to reconnect neighborhoods cut off by interstate highways and offset adverse health effects on Black communities because of highways and infrastructure projects that increased air pollutants.
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He asserted that a majority of gun owners supported enhanced background checks and an assault-weapons ban. He was half right.
Weatherhead, chosen to steer the government’s National Climate Assessment, has been reassigned to the U.S. Geological Survey.
The CDC memo authorizes agencies to implement testing both to screen employees and diagnose possible infections.
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President Biden’s transition has been slower than previous ones. 
Both countries have now expelled several of each other’s diplomats after the Czech Republic linked two Russian spies to a 2014 attack on a munitions depot that killed two civilians.
A deserted classroom at a school in Nigeria in February. (AFP/Getty Images)
Teachers and students at 10 schools in northern Nigeria say they have little protection from gunmen. Classrooms have started to empty.
The storm went from a Category 2 to Category 5 in a day, its peak winds catapulting to 190 mph.
It is one of the world’s first experiments in reopening long-shuttered borders to quarantine-free travel.
Maryland and Virginia have strengthened oversight of police misconduct, and the District is considering shifting tasks from officers to civilians.
The panel will have subpoena power but will not make the final discipline decisions.
Za’Quan Daniels, 9, reads during his third-grade class at Patterson Elementary School in February. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)
The uneven reopening is driven by demand and staffing, school system officials say.
Parler was booted from the App Store after the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Apple told Parler last week that the proposed new version of its app with more stringent moderation policies would be approved when it relaunches.
Broadway shows have been canceled since March 2020, when New York imposed pandemic-related restrictions. (Justin Lane/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
The $16 billion initiative is meant to help arts and entertainment businesses cover payroll, rent and other expenses, but the application portal is down nearly two weeks after its scheduled launch.
A key factor in the shortage is a culture of hiring requirements that many experts agree don't reflect what's needed for entry-level employees. Those excessive requirements can deter people who are qualified from applying.
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The Golden State Warriors’ two-time MVP has been on a tear and would be a nightmare in a one-and-done scenario.
LeBron James and the Lakers celebrate the 2020 NBA championship last October. (Getty Images)
The Dodgers, Buccaneers and other champions await, too.
Paolo Espino allowed two runs in place of Stephen Strasburg, but the Nationals fell to the Diamondbacks in the finale of a four-game series.
Maryland, Virginia Tech, American and James Madison also make the 36-team field. Georgetown, Virginia, Navy and Liberty gained women's berths.