Justice Dept. investigates at least one lawmaker’s stock trades before virus spike in U.S.

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As reality sets in, Trump beats a retreat on reopening the U.S.

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“Staying six feet apart from my mom is hard,” says Julian. “I like to go up and hug her all the time.” (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
“Staying six feet apart from my mom is hard,” says Julian. “I like to go up and hug her all the time.” (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
Elisa looks out the window of her home in Sterling, Va., as her son, Julian, heads to his car. Keeping him home has been difficult. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
Elisa looks out the window of her home in Sterling, Va., as her son, Julian, heads to his car. Keeping him home has been difficult. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
Elisa, who is immune-compromised, puts notes around their house in Sterling, Va., to remind her son, Julian, to wash his hands. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
Elisa, who is immune-compromised, puts notes around their house in Sterling, Va., to remind her son, Julian, to wash his hands. (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
Julian, left, and his friend Collin, haul bags of gravel to the fort they’ve built in the woods, which they call “Coronavirus Outpost.” (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)
Julian, left, and his friend Collin, haul bags of gravel to the fort they’ve built in the woods, which they call “Coronavirus Outpost.” (Michael S. Williamson/The Post)

He’s 18 and wants to hang with ‘his boys.’ His mom hasn’t been able to stop him.

Parents are struggling to keep teens inside and away from their friends during a pandemic.

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