The bill would revise several sentencing laws, retroactively limit the disparity in sentencing guidelines between crack and powder cocaine offenses and aims to lower recidivism rates. Its passage was a victory for President Trump and his son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner, who had pushed for the measure.
Supporters of former national security adviser Michael Flynn thought the jurist would reveal overreach by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III and the FBI.
Democrats rejected a Republican spending offer, and Congress appeared headed toward the lowest-common-denominator solution: a short-term funding extension.
Jared Garber, left, Grey Lehrhaupt and Drew Bradley explain why they are friends — because, Grey says, “we’re all nice people.”
Jared Garber, left, Grey Lehrhaupt and Drew Bradley explain why they are friends — because, Grey says, “we’re all nice people.”
Sometimes playing hockey, a sport known for brutality, isn’t enough for Jared, left, and Grey, right, to impress their male peers.
Sometimes playing hockey, a sport known for brutality, isn’t enough for Jared, left, and Grey, right, to impress their male peers.
Grey Lehrhaupt, left, and Jared Garber are at their local ice rink multiple times a week.
Grey Lehrhaupt, left, and Jared Garber are at their local ice rink multiple times a week.
Being a Boy
At an age when peers become more important than parents, these three buddies are awakening to middle school’s cliques and strict gender codes.
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Lawmakers described a facility jam-packed with families, lacking sufficient medical care and poorly equipped to care for children. “The only reason this facility is still open as it is now is because these cameras can’t get in,” Rep. Al Green (D-Tex.) told reporters.
The billionaire inventor unveiled a test of a tunnel system he says is the answer to America’s “soul-destroying” traffic congestion, but the initial ride was a little bumpy.
A judicial council said it no longer has the authority to review his conduct because he is on the Supreme Court now and no longer on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
The agreement with the New York attorney general comes amid an ongoing lawsuit against the Donald J. Trump Foundation, President Trump and his three eldest children.
Analysis
From “Laverne & Shirley" to "A League of Their Own," Marshall, who died Monday, promoted the work of many women, but she resisted being called a feminist.
For months, Shaima Swileh waited in limbo as her dying toddler's condition worsened in a California hospital.
Most Americans live in urban areas. But rural life would be their No. 1 preference, given the choice, new data from Gallup shows.
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