The $1.5 trillion legislation was introduced in the House a little more than a month ago and is now hurtling toward passage without any hearings, which is unusual for a bill of such magnitude. And it has picked up some new provisions that have surprised industry groups, Democrats and even some Republicans.
As Alabama voters prepare to head to the polls Tuesday, it was tough to gauge how much impact the president’s late push for Republican Roy Moore will have. Yet his support of the polarizing candidate, who has been accused of sexual misconduct, has been qualified, with no joint photo ops or visuals that could haunt Trump should Moore lose.
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Pyongyang is moving steadily to acquire essential machinery that could potentially be used for an advanced bioweapons program, and analysts warn the regime could quickly surge into industrial scale production of pathogens if it chooses to do so.
Before he pleaded guilty to the FBI, George Papadopoulos was regarded as a critical envoy in Greece to the Trump campaign. He was wined and dined and rewarded with perks in his ancestral homeland, where he also found a close ally in the pro-Russian Greek defense minister.
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On the seventh day of the inferno, some residents in Ventura were able to return to their homes, briefly, to sift through the rubble and gather belongings.
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Mark Barden weeps while talking about his son Daniel, who was among the children killed at Sandy Hook Elementary in 2012. (Linda Davidson/The Post)
Five years after the mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary where 20 children and six teachers were killed, little about the nation’s federal gun laws has changed. But it forever altered the way schools across America approach safety: Doors are now fortified, police officers are a regular presence, and active-shooter drills are as common as those for fires and tornadoes.
The use of rape by Myanmar’s armed forces has been sweeping and methodical, with one of the alleged victims as young as 13.
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Many were left wondering why the president decided last week to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, and to some critics, his approach to sensitive international issues appears to “serve his political purposes, not the nation’s interests.”
The U.N. ambassador’s comments diverged from the White House position that the more than a dozen women have all lied. Also on Sunday, Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.), Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.) and Cory Booker (D-N.J.) called on Trump to resign as others have in the face of such allegations.
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The richness of so many cuisines and cultures brought from all over the world makes American food so outstanding. The Trump administration has dedicated a lot of energy to barring refugees from entering the country, a move that would have a profound impact — not just on our food, but on our national identity.
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