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House impeachment managers are planning to send an article of impeachment to the Senate on Monday, alleging “incitement of insurrection” after a pro-Trump mob stormed the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 in a violent riot that left five people dead.
The two parties have yet to agree how to operate the 50-50 chamber, gridlock that could imperil Biden’s entire early presidency, making it impossible for him to deliver on key promises as he contends with dueling crises.
Civil rights activists say the White House cannot use the vice president's presence to justify delaying action on racial justice.
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The Washington Post Fact Checker’s database of Trump claims, originally launched as a project to track his first 100 days, offers a window into his obsessions.
The selfie photos that off-duty officers took inside the Capitol during the violent siege was a wake-up call for many who have denied the problem.
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Authorities said they have determined the attack was “targeted” and there may have been more than one shooter, but no suspects have been identified.
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A nurse administers a coronavirus vaccine in California on Jan. 15. (AFP/Getty Images)
Anthony S. Fauci, the government’s senior infectious-disease expert, also said he now believes the coronavirus variant first detected in the United Kingdom is more deadly and spreads faster.
López Obrador, 67, says he has “light” symptoms. He has frequently downplayed the pandemic, even as the virus has claimed nearly 150,000 lives in Mexico.
The decision comes two weeks after the nation’s third-largest school district called teachers and staff into classrooms and started to lock them out from remote work.
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Mexican president seen disregarding health guidelines throughout pandemic
Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador, who has frequently minimized the severity of the pandemic, said on Jan. 24 that he tested positive for the virus.
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The suggestions are not necessarily the obvious policy measures at the forefront of political discussion.
On Jan. 24, the day before an impeachment article was set to be sent to the Senate, lawmakers discussed the upcoming trial for former president Donald Trump.
What has been portrayed as an integral part of the Senate process very much is not.
University students in Paris last week protest covid-19 restrictions under which university classroom lessons are not permitted. (EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
They came to the United Arab Emirates for work but say employment agencies trafficked them to Syria as maids.
Protesters across Russia called for the release of jailed opposition leader Alexei Navalny — a massive show of defiance against President Vladimir Putin and his widening crackdowns against challenges to his power.
Ben Gurion International Airport will be shuttered for at least a week as the country races to vaccinate more of its population.
In the tradition-bound sport, wrestlers facing coronavirus fears have two options: compete or leave forever.
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Videos circulating on social media appear to show a police car, with lights and sirens on, plowing into numerous people in the crowd. Several people appear to hit the ground as the vehicle moves forward. It is not immediately clear how many people were hit.
Tensions between Cobb County, Ga., teachers and school district administration have boiled over since the deaths of three teachers from the virus.
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Bias in home valuations has contributed to the racial wealth gap.
Law enforcement officials are considering forgoing charges against those who went into the building but are not linked to violence, threats or destruction.
Cases also rising among National Guard troops who have been protecting the Capitol.
The District and the teachers union continue to spar over numbers and safety a week before schools open their doors to students and teachers.
A coating of snow and sleet could fall around Washington on Monday evening, with greater amounts to the north.
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After a firestorm of criticism, the newspaper says it sought to clear up “inaccurate information circulating on Twitter" about freelancer Lauren Wolfe.
Joseph Maldonado-Passage is serving time in federal prison. (Sue Ogrocki/AP)
They’d hired a hairdresser and a "super-stretch turbo diesel" limo for the occasion.
Actually, it’s time for him to put his foot down, or for you to put one foot in front of the other.
Sister is tired of hypercritical brother, who has recently taken aim at her gay daughter.
Reader doesn’t want to intrude in a dire situation, but knowing the crisis has passed would be helpful.
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Set to debut on the YoungArts website on Monday at 8 p.m., “Together” features work by 18 artists, who were each commissioned to create a bird.
His aggressive moves were paired with deference to states’ rights, James Oakes writes.
He had several Top 10 hits in the 1950s, then struggled to recover after a skull fracture in the 1960s.