Roger Stone will be sentenced Thursday despite his ongoing bid to overturn conviction

Execution of the sentence will be deferred while the judge rules on whether the president’s political confidant deserves a new trial.

Trump pardons former San Francisco 49ers owner over involvement in corruption case

Edward DeBartolo Jr. pleaded guilty two decades ago for failing to report a felony in a fraud and corruption case against former Louisiana governor Edwin W. Edwards (D).

The war in Afghanistan shattered Joe Biden’s faith in American military power

"I am not sending my boy back there to risk his life on behalf of women’s rights!" the vice president shouted during a private meeting in 2010 with Richard Holbrooke, President Obama’s special envoy to Afghanistan.

The presidential contest turns to African American and Latino voters. For some candidates, that’s a problem.

In Iowa and New Hampshire, campaign crowds were overwhelmingly white, but the states up next on the campaign calendar have a significant number — or a majority — of nonwhite voters, and they are up for grabs.

The loves and scandals of President Warren G. Harding

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Hershel Williams wears a duplicate copy of the Medal of Honor he was awarded for his service at the Battle of Iwo Jima. (Rich-Joseph Facun for The Post)
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