The bill would revise several sentencing laws, including retroactively limiting the disparity in sentencing guidelines between crack and powder cocaine offenses. Its passage was a victory for President Trump and his son-in-law and adviser, Jared Kushner, who had pushed for the measure.
Democrats rejected a Republican spending offer, and Congress appeared headed toward the lowest-common-denominator solution: a short-term funding extension.
Jared Garber, left, Grey Lehrhaupt and Drew Bradley explain why they are friends — because, Grey says, “we’re all nice people.”
Jared Garber, left, Grey Lehrhaupt and Drew Bradley explain why they are friends — because, Grey says, “we’re all nice people.”
Sometimes playing hockey, a sport known for brutality, isn’t enough for Jared, left, and Grey, right, to impress their male peers.
Sometimes playing hockey, a sport known for brutality, isn’t enough for Jared, left, and Grey, right, to impress their male peers.
Grey Lehrhaupt, left, and Jared Garber are at their local ice rink multiple times a week.
Grey Lehrhaupt, left, and Jared Garber are at their local ice rink multiple times a week.
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Lawmakers described a facility jam-packed with families, lacking sufficient medical care and poorly equipped to care for children. “The only reason this facility is still open as it is now is because these cameras can’t get in,” Rep. Al Green (D-Tex.) told reporters.
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Analysis
In the past 12 months, President Trump imposed tariffs on economic giants and pulled out of major global accords, upending international trade and defense norms.
The agreement with the New York attorney general comes amid an ongoing lawsuit against the Donald J. Trump Foundation, President Trump and his three eldest children.
A judicial council said it no longer has the authority to review his conduct because he is on the Supreme Court now and no longer on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
The billionaire inventor unveiled a test of a tunnel system he says is the answer to America’s “soul-destroying” traffic congestion, but the initial ride was a little bumpy.
Analysis
From “Laverne & Shirley" to "A League of Their Own," Marshall, who died Monday, promoted the work of many women, but she resisted being called a feminist.
Chevel Shepherd, a high school junior from New Mexico, was crowned the champion in a surprising finale.
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