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The judge ruled in favor of a group of property managers and trade associations who argued the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention exceeded its legal authority when it imposed the moratorium, which has since kept millions of Americans in their homes during the pandemic.
Dozens of developing countries back the proposal in front of the World Trade Organization, arguing it will let them to rapidly produce their own generic vaccines rather than wait months or years for enough doses.
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The agency deported 2,962 immigrants in April, according to preliminary data obtained by The Washington Post — the first time the monthly figure has dipped below 3,000. The April total is a 20 percent decline from March.
French reenactors dressed as Imperial Army soldiers leave a ceremony honoring Napoleon Bonaparte on the bicentenary of his death at the Hôtel National des Invalides in Paris on Wednesday. (EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock)
French President Emmanuel Macron’s participation in a commemoration Wednesday was a balancing act, coming amid a widening debate in France over Napoleon's legacy, including his role in the restoration of slavery.
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Facebook’s Oversight Board upheld the ban on former president Donald Trump, a test case of social media companies’ power to moderate inflammatory speech.
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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, in a photo released by North Korea's official news agency last month. (KCNA/AFP/Getty Images)
Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping have gotten tougher treatment from President Biden, and many of Donald Trump’s favorites, such as North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, are just being ignored.
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The apartment owned by pollster Frank Luntz combined four units with 12 bedrooms and HOA fees of almost $5,000 a month.
But the 20-member Oversight Board, which is largely independent and funded by the social network, also left open the door for the former president’s return. 
The former TV news anchor has 28 days to broker a deal among diverse anti-Netanyahu parties.
What the Russian president wants — and wants to avoid — if the two leaders meet.
Winegrowers Pierre-Marie and Marie Luneau burn anti-frost candles at the Luneau-Papin vineyard in Le Landreau, France, on April 12. (Sebastien Salom-Gomis/AFP/Getty Images)
The frost has taken a toll on flowers, fruits and vegetables. Gardeners haven’t known whether to laugh or cry. Spring bulbs bloomed early, then drooped as nighttime temps dipped. 
Olivier Dubois was kidnapped in early April, but the French government held off announcing it in hopes of securing his release.
The Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine is the first authorized for children in Canada. Pfizer has sought authorization for that age group in the United States, which is expected by early next week.
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For the first time, 90 degrees is the norm in the heart of summer, while lows below 30 in winter are atypical.
The move to add D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser marked the latest effort by Democratic leaders to support making the District the nation’s 51st state.
The controversy over whether women can go topless at Ocean City beaches has reached a federal appeals court. (Randy Mays)
A U.S. appeals court is reviewing a decision upholding the law that bars women, but not men, from going topless at the popular Maryland destination.
The coronavirus pandemic continues to impact life in the region.
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Following another taste of summery weather, it'll feel more springlike through Thursday.
A photographer revisits some of his favorite clubs, which went dark during the pandemic and are waiting to reopen.
Restrictions around the area are being loosened. Smithsonian museums and the National Gallery of Art are reopening soon.
Money Muscle BBQ changed smokers at the beginning of the year, and it has made all the difference.
The rule change is likely to add to speculation about how the Biden administration plans to deal with the question of gig work — one of the most closely watched questions about labor policy in the new administration.
Peloton’s stock price fell after its fight with federal regulators was revealed last month. The stock was down another 14 percent on Wednesday. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
In a stunning reversal after fighting regulators, Peloton agrees to voluntarily stop selling its Tread Plus.
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To celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, The Post asked Asian food lovers what role food plays in their lives, what it’s been like being Asian during the pandemic and how food has gotten them through it.
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