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False-negative results have caused frustration and even heartache for some people who later got back positive PCR results and now fear they may have infected others.
In 2020, prominent progressives promised major changes to the safety net and climate policy. Such aspirations have been battered severely over the past several months as the failure of much of President Biden’s economic agenda becomes increasingly likely.
Two tourists walk along the Valongo Wharf in Rio de Janeiro. (Terrence McCoy/The Post)
Prosecutors in Brazil accuse the government of neglecting to preserve and develop the Valongo Wharf, which has been called the most important site associated with the arrival of enslaved Africans in the Americas.
As of late December, the IRS had a backlog of about 5 million pieces of taxpayer correspondence, according to a report from National Taxpayer Advocate Erin M. Collins — with some of those submissions dating at least to April.
The Rams’ stars played like stars. Stafford threw two touchdown passes, one to Odell Beckham Jr. and the other to Cooper Kupp as Los Angles defeated Arizona 34-11.
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The U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit rejected a request from abortion providers to send the case back to a trial court judge who previously blocked the law.
The storm caused travel disruptions and dangerous driving conditions as it rolled across a 2,000-mile stretch of the Lower 48.
Charles E. McGee flies a Cirrus Vision SF50 with assistance from a co-pilot in 2019. (AP)
Charles McGee1919–2022
Over a 30-year career in the Army Air Forces and its successor, the Air Force, he logged 6,308 flying hours and a remarkable 409 combat missions, among the most in service history.
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An adult Magellanic penguin. (Center for Ecosystem Sentinels)
Female penguins are arriving later to give birth, and chicks are spending less time in the nest and must grow faster, a study shows.
The Potomac Riverkeeper Network said it tracked the discharge to an outflow near the Washington Aqueduct.
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The Ohio Supreme Court said the legislative and congressional district maps must be redrawn.
Rep. Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.), chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus. (AP)
In 2020, Democrats promised health-care reforms if elected. Now they are feeling pressure to deliver as the 2022 midterm elections loom.
The White House says the worst supply snarls may be in the past, but worker shortages worsened by the omicron surge and looming labor talks could bring more problems.
Activists say the risk of offending the world’s second-biggest economy has caused the companies to stay mum on China’s human rights abuses.