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The settlement in the fatal shooting of William Green is one of the nation’s largest involving a death at the hands of an on-duty officer, the family’s lawyers say.
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The fires have spread during yet another in a series of heat waves that have shattered records across the state since August, and dry offshore winds are pushing the flames to spread rapidly downwind.
Parscale, who ran the president's campaign until July, was taken willingly to the hospital by police under a Florida law that allows authorities to detain a person they think poses a danger to themselves.
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Why the 2020 presidential debates could matter more than ever
President Trump and former vice president Joe Biden will meet onstage for the first of three debates on Sept. 29. Here's what to expect from their matchups.
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Democratic nominee Joe Biden, awash in campaign money, is spending freely in contested states and pressing his advantage among targeted groups.
President Trump speaks at a Sept. 22 campaign rally at Pittsburgh International Airport in Moon Township, Pa. (AFP/Getty Images)
The president believes that he alone, unfiltered, can rescue his reelection chances. But it’s not clear that his incendiary words are persuading many voters.
Amy Coney Barrett’s role as a speaker at the training program for Christian law students drew scrutiny when Trump nominated her to be a federal appellate judge, and it may do so again now.
The U.S. Embassy, across the Tigris in Baghdad, while under construction in 2007. (AP)
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He was a historian, social scientist and columnist for the newspaper Haaretz.
The court delayed hearing the appeal over the acquittal of Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, who had been on death row since his conviction in 2002.
Alecia Kitts was Tasered by a police officer on Sept. 23 in Logan, Ohio, after she refused to wear a mask while attending a middle school football game. (Tiffany Kennedy via Storyful)
The Atlantic has been forced to dip into the Greek alphabet after exhausting its list of conventional storm names for only the second time on record. 
In early September, Andrew Beattie's family was discussing the holiday and they came up with an idea. 
Cox Farms in Northern Virginia isn’t doing its annual fall festival. But it came up with an alternative.
Protesters fill the streets of Washington during the Women's March after President Trump's inauguration in 2017. (Oliver Contreras for The Post)
The Oct. 17 march to the Supreme Court will aim to show "fierce opposition to Trump and his agenda, including his attempt to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat.” But it's unclear how the march will find its place amid the ongoing protests calling for racial justice.
The Postal Service continues to rate favorably despite recent delivery backlogs and President Trump’s attacks on voting by mail, according to The Washington Post-University of Maryland poll.
A judge said that Uber had overcome “historical failings” and was now a “fit and proper” operator in what is one of its biggest markets in the world.
A few customers brave rainy-day weather to dine at Kachka in Portland, Ore. (Leah Nash for The Post)
Restaurants are scrambling for solutions — yet again — before they face what one chef called an “extinction event.”
Tens of millions of Americans have gotten the stimulus payments. But some people are still waiting for their relief, either for dependent children or because they earn too little to file a tax return.
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Recent research suggests that people with “Dark Triad” or antisocial personality traits appear less willing to comply with public health guidelines.
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One of the biggest potential impacts of Barrett’s presence on the high court would be on who has standing to bring an environmental lawsuit.
A Georgia State fan cheered on the Panthers on Sept. 19 against Louisiana. (Getty Images)
Georgia State was scheduled to play at Charlotte on Saturday, but the game was called off after four players tested positive for the novel coronavirus, with quarantine deemed necessary for 17 others. The school later said that there was an incorrect reading of the test results.
The Nationals greatly underachieved in a 60-game season. Does that feel the same as wilting at the end of a full year?
Having reached the end of a regular season many believed would never be completed, Manfred is hesitant to take a victory lap. He doesn’t want to jinx the postseason.
Pediatricians and others offer guidance on assessing risk, taking precautions and finding alternatives.
I watch my little girl, constantly before me now, as she grows and changes. I feel the first stirrings of movement in my belly, which begins to bulge. I mark the second anniversary of my mother’s death with a hollow ache in my chest. Time no longer feels like something we move through with any clear sense of delineation. Still, we carry it in our bodies.
We know that the unprecedented challenges from the pandemic, the economic fallout it has brought on and the racial unrest in the country are having an effect on Americans’ mental health. 
She wants to extend her sympathy, but his family tells her not to.
They want to foster children, and worry about the impact brother’s family may have.
Reader can’t introduce himself to strangers and doesn’t know how to start a conversation.
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Our favorite tofu dishes include Maangchi’s crunchy tofu bites, okonomiyaki with smoked tofu and sheet pan tofu with peanut sauce.
West Coast winemakers have yet another hurdle to overcome this year.
Too many people believe that what helped them lose weight is the One True Diet. That’s dangerous.
French dip-inspired lean steak plus umami-rich mushrooms beef up a sandwich, without weighing it down.