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The huge policy turnaround caught senior White House and administration officials, medical experts, elected officials and business leaders off guard and prompted some physicians to criticize the move as premature. 
The energy sector has stripped redundancy out of its systems, at the risk of leaving customers in the lurch when things go wrong. 
Rockets bombarded Israeli cities, communal strife and clashes gripped swaths of Israel and the West Bank, and airstrikes rocked Gaza with a building used by international media among the places hit.
The Committee to Project Journalists expressed concerns that Israel was "deliberately targeting media facilities in order to disrupt coverage of the human suffering in Gaza."
The Kennedy Center honoree’s presence in pop culture — whether Broadway, television or film — is inescapable.
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All that is separating the end of Alex Ovechkin's 13-year contract with the Caps and his free agency this summer is the 2021 Stanley Cup playoffs.
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People participate in a Black Lives Matter rally at Brooklyn's Grand Army Plaza in June. (AP)
The president has continued the Trump administration’s maximum-pressure campaign on Venezuela despite a softening of President Nicolás Maduro’s posture toward the West.
Tanden was the only Biden Cabinet pick whose nomination faced insurmountable opposition in the Senate. 
A series of strikes on the Gaza Strip, launched by Israel, targeted a network of underground tunnels used by Palestinian militants, Israeli officials said.
Taiwanese rush to buy essentials at a grocery store in Taipei on May 15. (EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
Taiwan, a covid success story, is now battling a surge of covid cases
The FA Cup final is part of a study designed to inform how to resume large-scale gatherings.
Police arrested Shakiro for dressing in women's clothing, her lawyer said.
Costco and Trader Joe’s are also easing restrictions after a shift in CDC guidelines.
Stef Johnson, left, and A. Waters eat their meal outside Turkey Leg Hut. (Amy Scott for The Post)
In Houston's Third Ward, Turkey Leg Hut draws lines around the block -- and has drawn fire by neighbors.
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The senator from Illinois discusses her years of poverty and how that informs what she brings to the job.
Interruptions in conversation used to be natural. Try it on a video call.
The Bob Baffert-trained horse, whose Derby win is in dispute after testing positive for a banned substance, will race in the second leg of Triple Crown.
The reserve attackman had a position in commercial real estate set to begin once he graduated last year. But the pandemic ended the season, squashed his tournament dream and forced him to reevaluate what came next.
For the team to succeed now that the regular season has finally arrived, Coach Richie Burke is going to need consistency from his young corps of attackers.
Laviolette is in his first postseason as coach of the Capitals. (John McDonnell/The Post)
"Nothing is ever scripted, nothing is written down and I guess the reason why I think it is important is that I believe that most people want to be motivated," Laviolette said. "Most people want a reason to jump out of their seat.”
A masked child gazes out the window in Santa Monica, Calif. (AP)
Telling vaccinated people they can discard their masks signals the power of the shots, but critics say the move is hasty and difficult to implement with a majority of Americans still unprotected.
Clifford Feldman1947–2021
College sweethearts Clifford and Susan Feldman transformed their love affair into a lasting professional partnership that took them and their two children around the world to witness history in the making.
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Adult remembers cafeteria workers as some of the most welcoming people at school.
More stores have prompts for tips as part of payment process.