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Career staff in the agency had proposed investigations to scrutinize the handling of the George Floyd protests outside the White House in Lafayette Square and the spread of coronavirus in the ranks of agents.
The American Families Plan, the second part of the administration’s Build Back Better agenda, is expected to be unveiled ahead of President Biden’s address to a joint session of Congress on April 28.
Conservative podcaster Dan Bongino says that “creating a parallel media economy is not a good idea — it’s a necessary idea.” (Calla Ke for The Post)
How Indiana gun laws failed to prevent a mass shooting last week. And conflicting views on Brexit spur violence in Northern Ireland.
Propaganda has rewritten the logic of the national security law and painted legitimate democratic aspirations as the work of foreign forces.
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The influx of unaccompanied minors at the U.S.-Mexico border stems from crisis in Central America and Trump-era immigration policy.
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The Democratic House majority is narrow and likely to fall in 2022.
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Rep. Cindy Axne (D-Iowa) gave a false response to a thorny question about a Democratic court-packing bill.
How the president is pursuing his agenda.
President Biden’s transition has been slower than previous ones. 
Smoke rises from the Abu Zar camp near Geneina, Sudan, on April 6. (Organization for the General Coordination of Camps for Displaced and Refugees/AP)
The past two years have seen a whirlwind of change in Sudan, but the country has not reckoned with the causes of the war.
The storm went from Category 2 to Category 5 in a day, its peak winds catapulting to 190 mph.
The United States and Iran are moving toward accepting simultaneous, sequential steps that would bring them both back into compliance with the 2015 nuclear accord, officials involved in the talks said.
Protesters gather Friday outside the police station in Brooklyn Center, Minn., after an officer fatally shot 20-year-old Daunte Wright on April 11. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)
The law enforcement response to the public’s reaction to the Chauvin verdict will serve as a litmus test for whether officials have made good on promises to rebuild trust with communities after protests last summer.
The suspect is the eighth youth to be charged with murder in Prince George’s County so far this year.
The latest delays affected up to 2,500 workers and again were caused by a system update, a city official said.
Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, right, and Senator Mark Warner(D-VA) greet staff at the new Tysons Community Vaccination Center, housed in an old department store. (Bill O'Leary/The Post)
Fairfax County officials said they are still working through a backlog of seniors and those with medical conditions before they get to vaccinating all adults.
Parler was booted from the App Store after the Jan. 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol. Apple told Parler last week that the proposed new version of its app with more stringent moderation policies would be approved when it relaunches.
A Peloton treadmill on display at a 2018 consumer electronics show in Las Vegas. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images)
Peloton’s Tread+ treadmill has been tied to 39 incidents involving children, objects and one pet being trapped under the machine.
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The 2021 draft has more uncertainty among prospects because of the shortened college season and scouting process. 
Franklin “Mac” McCain III poses for a photograph with the statue of the Greensboro Four on North Carolina A&T's campus in Greensboro. . (Eamon Queeney for The Post)
He grew up and played football in the shadow of where his grandfather became one of the pivotal figures of America’s civil rights movement, facing “the advantages and the burdens” of his family legacy, his father said.
Ross came into his third start of the season having yet to yield a run. When he exited in the fifth inning on Monday, he had given up 10.