The woman who spoke to The Post shared a secretly recorded conversation she had on the phone with Rep. Joe Barton (R-Tex.) about sexually explicit material he sent her. In the chat, he warned her against using the material “in a way that would negatively affect my career.”
After the FBI changed its interpretation of “fugitive from justice,” tens of thousands of people wanted by law enforcement officials were removed from the background check database that bars fugitives from justice from buying firearms.
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The president’s attacks and provocations may remind some Americans of that troublemaking uncle they will have to face.
Members of the Lehigh Valley Health Network’s “street medicine” program treat a homeless man who has cuts on his hands. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)
Members of the Lehigh Valley Health Network’s “street medicine” program treat a homeless man who has cuts on his hands. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)
Laura Lacroix and Brett Feldman perform a check-up on Mark Mathews, 57, at a homeless camp in eastern Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)
Laura Lacroix and Brett Feldman perform a check-up on Mark Mathews, 57, at a homeless camp in eastern Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)
A 60-year-old woman who goes by the nickname Duckie checks her hair near downtown Allentown, Pa. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)
A 60-year-old woman who goes by the nickname Duckie checks her hair near downtown Allentown, Pa. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)
Members of the Lehigh Valley Health Network’s “street medicine” program check a homeless camp under a bridge near downtown Allentown, Pa. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)
Members of the Lehigh Valley Health Network’s “street medicine” program check a homeless camp under a bridge near downtown Allentown, Pa. (Michael S. Williamson/The Washington Post)
The number of programs for street medicine, which was originally pioneered by homeless advocates, has grown in recent years. Now newer leaders want to establish it as a legitimate health-care vehicle not only for the homeless, but also for other underserved people.
Hill and five lawmakers who fought for her revisited the hearings where she alleged Clarence Thomas had sexually harassed her. Biden, then chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, has faced renewed scrutiny over Hill’s treatment during the hearings.
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A campaign strategist told CNN that John Rogers wasn’t prepared to deal with the “level of scrutiny” following The Washington Post’s report detailing allegations that Moore pursued relationships with teenage girls.
Analysis
The injury rate for players has been lower in Thursday games than in Sunday games.
Three years after escaping Islamic State militants in northern Iraq, Yazidi human rights activist Nadia Murad has published a harrowing memoir as part of an effort to bring the militants to justice.
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Republicans’ tax-cut plans include nearly 50 provisions that would eventually expire, triggering large tax increases for individuals. Critics call it a gimmick to get around Senate rules; proponents argue that future lawmakers would extend the cuts or make them permanent.
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The balloons began as a solution to a problem. The first three years of the parade featured real creatures from the Central Park Zoo. Instead of entertaining thousands of children watching, it scared them.
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Analysis
We’re lighting up the Earth at night in its most populated regions, and we have no idea what it’s doing to us.
It was touch-and-go when the 24-year-old soldier arrived at the hospital. Through it all — including three surgeries — the soldier’s trauma surgeon, Lee Cook-jong, has cared for for him and worked to buoy his spirits with talk about life in South Korea and by playing pop songs and movies for him.
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