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The bickering overwhelmed a debate that displayed substantive differences between President Trump and Joe Biden on the nation’s converging crises. The president’s interjections and jeers led moderator Chris Wallace to repeatedly plead with him to follow the agreed-upon rules.
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“Proud Boys — stand back and stand by,” President Trump said after Democratic rival Joe Biden challenged him to condemn far-right supporters who have taken to the streets in recent months brandishing weapons.
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The debate was a 90-minute display of a president’s testosterone-fueled, unmanaged rage and insecurity. Joe Biden came to debate, God bless him.
Democratic voters are requesting and returning mail ballots at higher rates than Republicans in several key battleground states.
Democrats have criticized the panel's effort as one intended to undermine an investigation that dogged the Trump presidency.
A laboratory technician dissolves an active ingredient for the antiviral drug remdesivir in a tank at the Eva Pharma facility in Cairo on Aug. 30. (Sima Diab/Bloomberg News)
The commercial success of remdesivir, despite its narrow benefit for hospitalized coronavirus patients, highlights the lack of potent tools for doctors six months into the pandemic.
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Protesters march on Thursday in Louisville, Ky. (AP)
The announcement from Daniel Cameron (R) came hours after a juror’s attorney said that Cameron “may not have presented” all the evidence in the case.
The projected melting would dump huge quantities of freshwater into the sea, raising global sea levels and disrupting ocean currents.
Plus, ICE is preparing targeted, pre-election arrests of immigrants to amplify Trump’s reelection message.
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Wallace struggles to stop Trump's repeated interruptions
Moderator Chris Wallace struggled to prevent President Trump from repeatedly interrupting Joe Biden during the first presidential debate on Sept. 29.
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Judge Amy Coney Barrett meets with Sen. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho). (Demetrius Freeman/The Post)
Judge Amy Coney Barrett submitted her 69-page nominee questionnaire – which describes her most monumental cases, financial information, work history, public writings and details of her selection process — Tuesday evening. She also met with nine Republican senators. 
The immigration operation that could start next week would sync with two themes of President Trump’s reelection campaign: His crackdown on immigration and his push to vilify cities led by Democrats, who he blames for crime and violence.
Although President Trump and White House officials indicated federal resources had been made available to the Big Ten, one person familiar with the process told The Washington Post that the conference was not given and had not requested, federal assistance.
In this Oct. 29, 1990, photo, security officers guard the Babri Mosque in Ayodhya, closing off the disputed site claimed by Muslims and Hindus. (Barbara Walton/AP)
The 1992 destruction of the mosque led to deadly riots and was a key moment in the rise of the Hindu nationalism now dominating the country.
Renowned Brazilian chef Dudu Mesquita recovered from covid-19, but his senses of taste and smell remain impaired. Now he must relearn how to cook.
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Associated Press photographer Rodrigo Abd examines Peru’s shifting realities in the wake of the covid-19 pandemic.
Critics of Saudi Arabia show signs of becoming more organized after the journalist’s killing in October of 2018.
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Detachments of foreign fighters from countries ravaged by war are appearing on battlefields elsewhere.
Protesters march in Pasadena, Calif., on May 31, after the police killing of George Floyd. (Keith Birmingham/MediaNews Group/Pasadena Star-News/Getty Images)
Benjamin Jong Ren Hung was turning his family’s vineyard into a training camp to prepare to engage in “civil disorder,” according to federal authorities.
Davud Sungur, 20, also sold pistols, rifles and lots of ammunition to police. he faces a maximum sentence of five years.
The pace of construction has had the biggest impact on Arizona, where the U.S. government has accelerated the project by building through protected areas and federal lands.
“Bijan deserves justice and transparency,” Kelly Ghaisar told a House subcommittee. Her 25-year-old son was fatally shot by two U.S. Park Police officers in Virginia in 2017. Park Police do not use body-worn or in-car cameras. 
In the military-heavy district, the Taylor-Luria rematch is shaping up to be a bitter, smear-laden and highly competitive contest between the two Navy veterans. 
Overcrowded housing, high rates of uninsurance and preexisting conditions are among them.
Aleena Contreras, 4, listens to an employee from Mary's Center explain the testing process. (Michael Robinson Chavez/The Post)
Por Nuestra Salud y Bienestar includes funding for testing, case management, contact tracing and a Spanish phone information line.
Disney is still waiting for state permission to open its Disneyland resort in California. (Mario Tama/Getty Images)
The move demonstrates the devastating toll the coronavirus has taken on Disney’s core business.
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The former vice president has spent months reconciling the climate demands of his party’s liberal and moderate wings.
Reed had helped pilot the Chamber’s congressional election strategy for more than a decade.
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Generally, U.S. tax rules do not allow you to deduct personal, living or family expenses. So, no, you can’t deduct the business wear for your job or the dry cleaning bill.
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Researchers concluded that the reduction in the mixing of ocean layers is piling up warm water near the surface while cutting back on the circulation of cold, deep water.
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President Trump mocked former Vice President Biden for wearing a mask and for limiting the size of his 
Victoria Azarenka was so cold that she walked off the court during a rain delay in her opening match Sunday. (Reuters)
Cool, damp weather in Paris means short skirts and sleeveless tops have made way for leggings and bulky jackets.
One more Titans player tested positive for the coronavirus in testing results returned Wednesday.
Derek Carr, Jason Witten and others were seen without masks at the benefit in violation of Nevada rules and NFL protocols.
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