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Samuel Little says he killed 93 people, preying on women from the margins of society. Again and again, police across the country failed to stop him.
Weekly unemployment statistics have been plagued by backlogs, fraud and inconsistent data reporting state by state, making them a seriously flawed measurement, the GAO said.
There is little doubt that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sees the crippling of Iran’s advancing nuclear capacity as Israel’s top security priority.
The Technology 202Analysis
The company's key advantage is an in-house shipping network that's starting to rival FedEx and the United Parcel Service.
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How Amazon’s shipping expansion gives it a holiday-season advantage
The wave of online shopping during the coronavirus pandemic forced Amazon to grow and adapt its logistics operations.
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A cattle farm on Highway 11 in Jasper County, Ga. (Audra Melton for The Post)
Newton has become brighter blue. Jasper is deeper red. Density, diplomas and diversity explain why.
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Trump’s communications team on Sunday took issue with a Washington Post report about President-elect Joe Biden’s new all-female senior communications team. Its argument: We actually did it first.
Three lower courts have ruled against the president, and a fourth said the time was not ripe for a decision on the question’s merits.
It's not just the fringe outlets carrying his water. President Trump’s claims are also not vetted on Fox News.
The Cybersecurity 202Analysis
The former Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency director laid out his case in his first interview since he was fired.
In response to villagers capturing one of their own, Boko Haram gunmen on motorbikes stormed the village of Koshobe on Saturday, killing at least 110 people in one of the region’s deadliest attacks in years.
The incident comes amid a national debate about the value of filming officers on active duty.
Agnes Chow at the West Kowloon Magistrates’ Courts in Hong Kong on Nov. 23, where she faced charges stemming from protests in 2019. (AP)
While it could be weeks before the region sees the effect of Thanksgiving travel, D.C. Mayor Muriel E. Bowser (D) pointed to a nationwide jump in cases that is still being felt in the nation’s capital.
The new law requiring healthy drinks and meals to become the default options on children’s menus at restaurants, is one of the first of its kind in the country and part of officials’ broader efforts to improve health.
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Capital Weather Gang
Monday’s storm was the seventh time in 2020 that the city has had at least two inches of rain in one day. That’s a record for a calendar year, surpassing the previous mark of six such days in 1886 and 1878.
Investors were bullish on promising vaccine news, the formal start of the White House transition and the selection of Janet Yellen to head Treasury.
The Finance 202Analysis
Two top advisors have worked at BlackRock, but liberals so far appear happy with the team's orientation.
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The game, originally scheduled for Thanksgiving in Pittsburgh, was postponed first to Sunday and then to Tuesday following an outbreak of positive coronavirus tests among Baltimore players and staffers.
Len Bias in 1985. (Joel Richardson/The Post)
“It’s well-deserved, long overdue,” Maryland Coach Mark Turgeon said of the induction of Bias, who died in 1986 at age 22. Other honorees in the 2021 class include Antawn Jamison and Paul Pierce.
In the newest phase of his boxing career, the former undisputed heavyweight champion finds purpose in helping others.
Under pressure from Manchester United's Marcus Rashford, Prime Minister Boris Johnson pulled a U-turn on the voucher system, agreeing to fund it for longer than planned.