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Steve Ricchetti is a senior Biden aide. His brother, Jeff, is a lobbyist for General Motors. Both are working on an infrastructure deal.
Days after talks between President Biden and GOP leaders reached an impasse, a bloc of 10 Senate Democrats and Republicans now faces the tough task of selling their plan to fellow lawmakers and Biden.
Winner, who was sent to prison for mishandling an intelligence document in 2017 about Russian hacking efforts surrounding the 2016 election, was released earlier this month to a halfway house.
The Trump administration supported the system’s challengers, but the justices are asking the Biden administration to weigh in before deciding whether to take the case.
The statement comes amid a controversy over Trump-era Justice Department efforts to obtain data of congressmen, journalists and even the White House counsel.
As recently as June 4, states with higher vaccination rates did not have significantly lower case rates than states where few people were vaccinated.
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Sunset at the Toadstool Hoodoos in Kanab, Utah. (Bonnie Jo Mount/The Post)
Interior Secretary Deb Haaland has recommended in a private report that President Biden restore full protections to Utah’s Bears Ears and Grand Staircase-Escalante and a huge marine reserve off New England. The move would preserve more than 4 million acres of federal lands and waters.
At least three states have reduced penalties for motorists who hit protesters with a vehicle.
The Jim Crow South does, in fact, tell us something important about how groups hold power.
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Novavax, a biotech company in Gaithersburg, Md., uses recombinant protein technology to create its coronavirus vaccine.
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Members of his party are less likely to support bipartisanship and compromise anyway.
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Wallace brought up an extremely valid question: If this theory truly had lots of evidence behind it, as both President Trump and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo claimed, why did they never produce it? And, to the extent this was a valid theory, why didn’t they push harder?
Rep. Tom Rice addresses constituents during a community coffee event in Loris, S.C., on June 9. (Madeline Gray for The Post)
Detained civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi and detained president Win Myint make their first court appearance in Naypyidaw, Myanmar, in May. (AFP)
The 75-year-old has been held incommunicado since being detained when the generals seized power in February.
The government doesn’t have the dollars to import gasoline and the Lebanese are now trapped in endless lines waiting.
The plant said that accusations of dangerous levels of radiation leakage were untrue and that its two reactors were operating normally.
Some spots could hit 120 degrees as officials warn of dangerously hot conditions lasting days.
It started a few months ago, when a friend asked Austin Beutner, superintendent of the Los Angeles Unified School District, if he wanted to open a new public high school.
Cape Cod lobster diver Michael Packard gives a thumbs-up in a hospital bed after he was swallowed by a humpback whale on Friday. (WBTS)
The report clears the administration of Gov. Ralph Northam (D) of accusations of interference, but Republicans have said the probe was too limited in scope.
The view of the Interstate 95 over the Rappahannock River near Fredericksburg, Va. (Getty Images)
America is back. And by “back,” I mean “stuck in traffic on I-95 south, looking at Google Maps and trying to find an alternative route.”
King, a former education secretary in the Obama administration, is one of six candidates vying for the Democratic nomination.
White fragility is on display as conservatives blast a racial equity project in a suburban school district.
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Cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, dogecoin and ethereum have risen in popularity in recent years, bringing along new terminology and concepts that can be tough to visualize and troubling to understand.
Companies and travelers have learned how to get by without amenities such as daily room cleanings and free breakfasts. The changes could be long-term.
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Resistance to books that cast heroines with agency and hidden talents has declined, but only after a hard-fought battle.
“We were a shoulder to cry on, we were there to laugh. We’re there to keep extra eyes on some of the guys,” Kaitlyn Bristowe said of her role as “Bachelorette” co-host.
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The game is “the Han Solo simulator,” said the studio’s managing director.