The president’s increasingly urgent push to construct a massive wall on the border with Mexico has created a nightmare scenario for GOP lawmakers as they race to avert a partial shutdown of the federal government at the end of next week.
An agreement between prosecutors and American Media Inc. made clear that the tabloid, which trumpeted Donald Trump’s candidacy and is controlled by his longtime friend, had flipped on the president.
The president did not dispute that he directed Michael Cohen to buy the silence of two women who alleged affairs with him. But he said his former lawyer pleaded guilty to charges related to the payments “in order to embarrass the president.”
Kevin Hart was pegged to host the Oscars until he was undone by a homophobic tweet scandal. (Getty Images)
Kevin Hart was pegged to host the Oscars until he was undone by a homophobic tweet scandal. (Getty Images)
John F. Kelly will step down as White House chief of staff by year’s end., the administration has said. (Jabin Botsford/The Post)
John F. Kelly will step down as White House chief of staff by year’s end., the administration has said. (Jabin Botsford/The Post)
Mohammed Saeed Sahhaf, aka “Baghdad Bob,” became Saddam Hussein’s information minister shortly before the U.S. invasion of Iraq. (Reuters)
Mohammed Saeed Sahhaf, aka “Baghdad Bob,” became Saddam Hussein’s information minister shortly before the U.S. invasion of Iraq. (Reuters)
Marissa Mayer got people to pay attention to Yahoo, but it was often the kind of attention paid to roadside traffic wrecks. (Getty Images)
Marissa Mayer got people to pay attention to Yahoo, but it was often the kind of attention paid to roadside traffic wrecks. (Getty Images)
Jefferson Davis took charge of the Confederacy just before the the Civil War. It went bad fast. (Salwan Georges/The Post)
Jefferson Davis took charge of the Confederacy just before the the Civil War. It went bad fast. (Salwan Georges/The Post)
The false hope of glory has been luring people into prestigious-but-terrible jobs since the days of Nero.
The company launched a spacecraft more than 50 miles high, meeting the Federal Aviation Administration’s definition of space and fulfilling one of Richard Branson’s elusive goals.
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The vote comes as House lawmakers are set to huddle with the secretaries of state and defense to challenge them about the conflict and the Saudi leader’s responsibility for the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
Prime Minister Theresa May made the announcement on the way to a summit with leaders of the European Union, where she’ll seek new concessions for a deal for Britain to leave the bloc.
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But it is not clear that the GOP base is as interested as retiring Sen. Orrin Hatch (R-Utah) in rethinking its LGBT policies.
“123456” and “password” were the most commonly used passwords for the fifth year in a row year, according to a review of more than 5 million passwords that were leaked on the Internet.
The MSNBC host said she used a “SUPER BAD choice of words” to refer to the secretary of state. Then Twitter users lectured her on homophobia.
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