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Experts say smaller departments are able to adapt to their communities and hire officers with local ties, but they're also typically able to avoid the accountability being sought as part of the national movement to restructure and improve policing.
Baffert said the colt hadn’t been given the anti-inflammatory drug and vowed to fight any penalties.
Lois Dunner, right, reunites with her daughter, Gail Kotel, for the first time since August, at Union Station in Washington on Saturday. (Amanda Voisard for The Post)
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In crucial 2022 Senate races, the Democratic coalition that came together to elect President Biden is fracturing again along racial, gender and generational lines.
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The Postal Service had long spurned EVs over cost, but House Democrats are lining up behind a White House push to allocate $8 billion for new trucks, paving the way for a fully electric fleet.
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If variants in Africa go unmonitored, “eventually, the world could be back to square one,” said one researcher.
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Jonathan Bush, father of Billy Bush and uncle of President George W. Bush, was the last surviving sibling of the 41st president.
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The Nationals Park press box during the World Series. Thomas Boswell is in the bottom row, center, in a baseball hat. (Jonathan Newton/The Post)
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