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Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) will be at the center of what will likely be one of the most contentious confirmation battles in history, affording him an opportunity to demonstrate his loyalty to President Trump. 
The raucous nature of the rally in North Carolina stood in contrast to the vigil held for Ruth Bader Ginsburg in Washington by the legions of the justice’s fans.
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Pressure for Joe Biden to share those names could increase as both campaigns look for new ways to motivate voters to turn out.
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The grounds of the Supreme Court bloomed into a memorial to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, drawing thousands who came to honor and remember the trailblazing icon.
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One studio in a rural town has recorded more than 50 such songs since the pandemic began. The artists hope the music that chronicles this strange era will be the most memorable — and most played — on local airwaves.
The state of race relations in the country has become one of the defining aspects of the Trump political era.
An industrial city near the North Carolina line was struggling to create a new identity even before the Black Lives Matter movement rose up over the summer.
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Alexandria native Kara Lawson was named the Duke's women's basketball coach in July. (AP)
The West Springfield high school graduate made stops as a player and broadcaster before becoming the Blue Devils' first African American basketball coach.
In Maryland, Gov. Larry Hogan (R) eased restrictions on indoor dining to coincide with a new statewide restaurant week promotion that his administration created.
Capitol Lounge survived two fires, four presidents and countless hangovers. But the pandemic ended its 26-year happy hour.
The prime minister will lay out a plan for a Canada that is “healthier and safer, greener and more competitive.”
Among younger generations, there is less tolerance for claims of free expression as a cover for Islamophobia.
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A visa clampdown and rising resentment toward foreigners amid the pandemic is fueling worries among some Indian tech and finance workers.
The package included a note: “You forgot something at Khao Yai National Park.”
As countries grapple with how to return students to classrooms, a growing number of schools have embraced outdoor learning — especially in the highly regarded Nordic education systems, where the model had already begun to gain momentum.
Storm surge flooding is already underway as Beta slowly approaches.
The letter mailed from Canada was intercepted before it reached the White House, according to officials.
Biologists have been trapping baby eels in Susquehanna River and transporting them past four hydroelectric dams to release them in freshwater creeks upstream. 
The company that runs the for-profit jail has been the subject of several lawsuits alleging medical neglect.
From the Magellan spacecraft, cameras captured images of the volcanic peak named Idunn Mons in the Imdr Regio area of Venus. Bright areas are rough or have steep slopes. (NASA/ESA)
Insulin is the poster child for outrageous prescription prices, but patients are paying ever more to treat depression, asthma, HIV, cholesterol and more.
Doctors are urging people to get the annual flu vaccine to prevent a "twindemic" this fall and winter.
Groups helping adoptees seek reunions say they’re seeing a growth in activity.
“Darkening Day” features movies made to be watched in schools and libraries.
Justin Verlander, 37, had been trying to return to the Astros from a bout of elbow soreness that forced him to the injured list just one start into the season.
Norvell will become the first head coach in major college football to miss a game because of coronavirus.
Christian Siriano mounted one of the few live — with guests — runway shows of the spring 2021 season. (Mike Coppola/Getty Images for Christian Siriano)
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She and her friend’s brother hit it off, and the friend and his wife hit the roof.
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Arena Stage managing director Khady Kamara will become the executive director for Second Stage Theater in New York. (Matt McClain/The Post)
A spate of recent hires suggests that an industry roiled by Black Lives Matter may at last be responding.
Paulson embraces the fear that comes with inhabiting the iconic “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” villain in the latest Netflix series from Ryan Murphy.
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People watch the sunset from the hills of Tío Pío Park. (Guillermo Gutierrez for The Post)
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Qantas said its flight that departs and arrives at the same airport sold out within 10 minutes. 
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