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The House impeachment managers and their aides have scoured hundreds of hours of evidence as they seek to build a case that former president Donald Trump incited his supporters to attack the U.S. Capitol.
The Biden administration has said a key metric in its first 100 days will be administering 100 million vaccine shots. (Video: JM Rieger/The Post; photo: Jabin Botsford/The Post)
On Monday, President Biden said he could envision 1.5 million U.S. vaccinations per day. The recalibration reflects the reality that the country is already close to the million-a-day pace.
The plan had been hailed by many physicians as loosening requirements they said had slowed their response to the opioid crisis. But legal experts said HHS lacked authority to issue the guidelines.
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State health authorities said the case of the highly transmissible variant involved “a Minnesota resident with recent travel history to Brazil” and was detected through random surveillance of blood samples.
The U.K., South Africa and Brazil variants are highly transmissible and have sparked concerns that vaccines may be less effective against them.
The legislation includes a new round of $1,400 stimulus checks, an increase and extension of unemployment benefits, an increase in the minimum wage and hundreds of billions of dollars for schools, vaccine production and distribution, testing and more.
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Portman’s exit follows the planned departure of Sen. Patrick J. Toomey, a Republican from neighboring Pennsylvania.
Conservative media darling Brandon Straka was taken into custody in Nebraska on a felony charge of interfering with police.
The Trump White House delayed the plan to replace President Andrew Jackson.
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The planned moratorium, which could be announced Wednesday, would halt oil and gas auctions for one year and coal leasing for three years.
The arrival of Major and Champ on Sunday is yet another sign of change at the White House.
Kelli Ward, chairwoman of the Arizona Republican Party, holds a news conference in November. (Ross D. Franklin/AP)
Republican state parties could prove a major impediment to pulling things toward the middle in key states.
The Russian president dismissed Navalny’s video investigation, which has been viewed more than 87 million times, as “boring” and said the weekend protests were “dangerous.”
(Video: Jason Aldag/The Post; photo: Getty Images)
Ten years ago, the Arab world erupted in jubilant revolt against its dictatorial regimes. Today, the hopes awakened by the protests have vanished — but the underlying conditions that drove the unrest are as acute as ever.
Ryu Hyun-woo, one of the highest-level regime officials to defect in recent years, has been living in South Korea since 2019.
Hundreds of millions of full-time jobs disappeared last year because of the coronavirus pandemic, according to a report by the International Labor Organization. But the wealthiest people got even richer, according to Oxfam.
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Jurisdictions across the Washington area are struggling to meet demand while distributing doses equitably.
Winter weather advisories have been issued for locations north and west of Washington.
Maryland’s Republican governor says he’s being urged to seek the presidency in 2024 — and strategists say he could have a chance.
The city’s Office of Planning is urging residents and city leaders to engage in a federal review process.
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Twitter's Birdwatch pilot lets selected users write corrections and fact checks on potentially misleading tweets.
The order reflects in part the shifting consensus in American politics away from free trade.
Short sellers covering their bets, and intense interest from day traders have powered GameStop's frenzied rise. (Gabriela Bhaskar/Bloomberg News)
The sole-source deals signed by Michael Pack may have violated federal contracting regulations, insiders say.
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