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Dr. Anthony S. Fauci, director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, talks with reporters at the White House on Tuesday. (AP)
Their goal was to protect the public and be transparent, but critics worry they overreacted and might undermine vaccine confidence.
The dilemma now facing U.S. officials parallels a problem that European leaders grappled with last month about AstraZeneca’s vaccine.
Six women who had the vaccine suffered from cerebral venous sinus thrombosis, a rare blood clot. Here’s what to know about symptoms of blood clots if you received the vaccine.
A day earlier, the City Council had fired the city manager and transferred control of the police department to the mayor.
The Mountaire Farms chicken processing plant in Millsboro, Del., contaminated the drinking water of local residents. (Al Drago for The Post)
Residents in Millsboro, Del., sued the local Mountaire facility, which they suspect is linked to their cancers and other serious health problems.
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Minneapolis criminal defense attorney Thomas Gallagher explained how police officers can use traffic stops to enforce laws that make "trivial things" illegal.
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Capitol Police officer William “Billy” Evans was honored on Capitol Hill on April 13. (Video: JM Rieger/Photo: Matt McClain/The Post)
Evans was killed April 2 when he and another Capitol Police officer, standing in front of a barricade near the Russell Senate Office Building, were struck by a car whose driver intentionally rammed the barrier, authorities said. 
The move puts Iran far closer to weapons-grade levels and comes after an attack on an enrichment facility that Iran blames on Israel. Talks to revive the nuclear deal with the United States were scheduled to resume Wednesday.
President Biden plans to withdraw all remaining U.S. troops from the country by the 20th anniversary of the attacks, on Sept. 11 this year. How many troops are in the country, and what is the situation on the ground?
People wait to receive a coronavirus vaccine at a clinic in Baghdad on April 11. (AP)
Tamara Amer helped him beat back cancer, and together they dreamed of being vaccinated against the coronavirus. In recent weeks, the vaccines had given medical workers renewed hope that a route out of the pandemic was possible. Instead, the caseload is peaking. 
Many college campuses were counting on the one-dose vaccine to inoculate students before summer. Some will now offer other versions of the vaccine.
Paul Flores, a classmate of Kristin Smart and the main suspect in her disappearance, was arrested and charged with murder Tuesday, San Luis Obispo County Sheriff Ian Parkinson said.
When the 3rd Precinct burned after George Floyd was killed, this Native American neighborhood in Minneapolis took public safety into its own hands.
“They were my kids. They still are,” said Jessie Hamilton, who was a cook at the Louisiana State University fraternity for 14 years.
Snow is predicted in the Rockies and interior Northeast in the coming days, while storms are few and far between in the South. This cool, winter-like pattern could last into late April.
A Virginia woman who died after suffering from a rare blood clot is one of six cases authorities are examining to determine whether the illnesses are related to the vaccine.
Police said the teenager confronted the trooper with an Airsoft gun, which fires nonmetallic pellets. 
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Historians say the site at Mount Vernon is rich in importance that goes beyond the first president, including archaeological traces of indigenous people, history of enslaved African Americans and 19th century Quakers who settled in the area.
Pat Gelsinger, Intel’s CEO, tells The Post that there’s no quick fix to a problem that has seen automakers around the world cut back on production.
An image of NASA's Ingenuity Helicopter with its blades unlocked. (EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
NASA's historic attempt to operate a helicopter on the Red Planet for the first time is postponed. The situation is "fluid."
The plans of some of the large employers could have far-reaching consequences beyond the tech industry.
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Azaria said “part of me feels like I need to go around to every single Indian person in this country.”
“The Talk” resumed Monday after a nearly month-long hiatus following a heated conversation about racism that resulted in an internal investigation and Sharon Osbourne's departure from the show.
Simon Godwin is artistic director of the Shakespeare Theatre Company. (KK Ottesen for The Post)
“Idol” host Ryan Seacrest said Wyatt Pike left the competition and offered no other explanation, which sent viewers into a frenzy.
Some of the stories in Murakami’s new collection revisit a simple plot.