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Prominent economists, Republican lawmakers and some market analysts have raised the alarm about the risks of overstimulating the economy and triggering unwanted inflation.
A more conservative court could make changes in how rules for the next election will be set. 
The effort will be up against significant head winds, as Trump still holds vast sway over the Republican Party, even after his supporters attacked the U.S. Capitol last month.
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has been accused of sexual harassment by former aides Charlotte Bennett and Lindsey Boylan.
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Her lawyers said then-president Donald Trump “made repeated threats to intervene in the applicant’s case in order to leverage her prosecution for political purposes … This conduct is deeply offensive to the rule of law and the integrity of the judicial process.”
Hours after Kelsey Love screamed for help, a nurse went to the cell and found the floor covered in blood and Love huddled in a ripped mattress with her newborn. The jail was ordered this month to pay Love $200,000 for the incident.
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California's iconic Highway 1 has been severed again. Why fixing it is becoming harder.
A 150-foot stretch of California's Highway one in the Big Sur region collapsed into the ocean again, as wildfires and the rainy season become more extreme.
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In an interview with The Post, she invited Texas to join the national grid. But her main focus is on the national energy transition that the Biden administration hopes to promote.
The votes that followed the Capitol siege are a red line upon which House Democrats are basing their decisions on which Republicans to work with.
Illinois Democrats are calling for Chris Miller, who is a Republican member of the state’s general assembly, to be investigated over his actions ahead of the Capitol riot.
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Marina Gonzales Camarillo works as a waitress at the 20 de Noviembre market, often having to interact with people up close. (Eva Lepiz for The Post)
The oil slick, believed to have occurred earlier this month, has caused the death of at least one fin whale and six baby sea turtles.
A photographer documented pangolin rescue and rehabilitation efforts at Save Vietnam’s Wildlife Rescue Center.
Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the United States will not impose any direct punishment on the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman.
The Trump administration designated the IRGC as terrorists. Its ranks are filled with military conscripts.
A WC-130J Super Hercules from the 53rd Weather Reconnaissance Squadron takes off from Keesler Air Force Base, Miss., in December. (U.S. Air Force photo/Christopher Carranza)
The Air Force Reserve and NOAA operate fleets of older planes in the latter half of their service lives.
Sharbat in Adams Morgan welcomes visitors with expertly made sweet and savory baked goods from Azerbaijan.
The National Museum of Mathematics presents an augmented-reality art show you look at on your phone.
A new anthology compiles decades of music writing from the 90-year-old jazz critic.
Bill Donahue in Gilmanton, N.H. (Tristan Spinski for The Post)
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After M19’s Capitol bombing in 1983, security tightened — and stayed that way.
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The last, best gift we can give our pets is a merciful one.
The Riggs Hotel opened empty guest rooms to diners. So I spent a couple of hours feasting in one.
Washington's spring training complex has been a coronavirus testing site since March. (Toni L. Sandys/The Post)
On Tuesday people faced close to an hour’s wait at Palm Beach County’s largest public testing center, a parking lot normally used by fans who want a glimpse of their favorite team, illustrating that tests are still far more attainable for professional athletes than the average person.