G-7 leaders hope for quiet summit amid worries about Trump

As economic and political head winds gather across the globe, leaders of the world’s Group of 7 nations are bracing themselves for a different kind of turbulent force: President Trump.

Trump’s wild week of tax ideas continues with new promise if GOP sweeps in 2020

He has offered few details about the new tax cut or explained how or if it would be paid for. The 2017 tax legislation he signed into law increased the federal deficit by more than $1.5 trillion, nonpartisan estimates show.
A cleansing ritual at Buckroe Beach in Hampton, Va. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)
A cleansing ritual at Buckroe Beach in Hampton, Va. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)
Spectators watch a cleansing ritual at Buckroe Beach in Hampton, Va. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)
Spectators watch a cleansing ritual at Buckroe Beach in Hampton, Va. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)
A cleansing ritual at Buckroe Beach in Hampton, Va. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)
A cleansing ritual at Buckroe Beach in Hampton, Va. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)
A cleansing ritual and tribute to ancestors at Buckroe Beach in Hampton, Va. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)
A cleansing ritual and tribute to ancestors at Buckroe Beach in Hampton, Va. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)

Virginia marks the start of American slavery in 1619 with speeches, songs

The commemoration of the arrival of the first enslaved Africans 400 years ago began at dawn at Fort Monroe with the rhythm of drums and a cleansing ritual.

Trump’s company could save millions if interest rates fall as he demands

The Trump Organization could see large savings in payments it is making on roughly $345 million in loans, according to public filings and financial experts. 
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