Democracy Dies in Darkness
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Members of the Mura tribe show a deforested area in the Amazon rainforest in Brazil. (Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters)
Western investors are joining governments to come up with a way to pay countries to protect forests.
Ecosystems can draw down carbon and buffer us from the worst effects of climate change — but only if we protect them.
The agency said it would withdraw its part of a Trump administration rule blocking states from setting their own tailpipe standards.
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Technology CEOs, clockwise from top left: Apple’s Tim Cook; Amazon’s Jeff Bezos; Google’s Sundar Pichai; Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. (AP)
Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google gobbled up smaller companies to add revenue streams and outflank competitors, drawing attention from politicians and critics who claim they’ve stifled innovation.
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Akayed Ullah, 31, wanted to kill as many Americans as possible, officials said, but would-be victims ­were spared because his explosive device malfunctioned. One person sustained a shrapnel wound, and two other victims were left with hearing damage.
The Census Bureau is about to release its first data sets from the decennial count, which was delayed by the pandemic and the subject of multiple lawsuits.
After documenting their work early in the pandemic, The Post checked in with a doctor, nurse and paramedic again a year into the crisis. (Zoeann Murphy/The Post)
Many health workers talked about the betrayal they feel from the public — hero-worship one day, then refusal to wear masks the next, even if it would spare them the trauma of losing yet another patient.
Get outside and enjoy the fresh air — and some amazing works of art.
Ellen Reid’s “Soundwalk” offers visitors to the performing arts park some site-specific musical accompaniment.
Virtual film festivals, streaming concerts and socially distanced events offer escapes during the coronavirus pandemic.
Justices said the commission must get additional authority from Congress to ask courts for monetary relief.
The lower-than-expected tally fueled hopes that the economy was rebounding as vaccinations picked up and stimulus continued to reach U.S. households.
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Bailey, right, and his new book, left. (W.W. Norton; Nancy Crampton)
Bailey lost his literary agent and the support of his publisher in less than a week following allegations of sexual misconduct dating back to his days as a New Orleans middle school teacher in the 1990s.
Brick-and-mortar booksellers curate books for you. Online, the decisions are more arbitrary.