Democracy Dies in Darkness
Activists see a pattern imperiling many of Biden’s non-White nominees, making their confirmation process rougher and meaner than in previous years and when compared with their White counterparts.
The nominations signal a White House move toward reasserting control of the U.S. Postal Service even as Postmaster General Louis DeJoy told Congress he would press forward with plans to raise prices and slow the mail.
Bill Donahue stands on his property in Gilmanton, N.H. (Tristan Spinski for The Post)
The author planted a Black Lives Matter lawn sign on the village green in his  hometown to promote a rally. After he announced the rally on the community Facebook page, the vitriol flowed in.
Facing criticism from liberals and conservatives, President Biden attempts to once again welcome immigrants and refugees as health and economic crises engulf the country.
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Lindsey Boylan said in an online post that New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo  “would go out of his way to touch me on my lower back, arms and legs.”  A spokeswoman for the governor reiterated Wednesday that Boylan’s “claims of inappropriate behavior are quite simply false.”
Experts say the passage of a temporary pay bump for some grocery workers in Los Angeles County is notable amid industry opposition.
Atul Nakhasi, 33, a physician in Los Angeles, co-founded #ThisIsOurShot, a digital campaign to promote positive messaging about the coronavirus vaccines. (Philip Cheung for The Post)
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Security officials detailed communication lapses before and during Capitol insurrection
On Feb. 23, senators probed security officials on their experiences during the Jan. 6 insurrection of the Capitol.
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The first-of-its-kind ruling has sparked debate in China about the value of labor in the home.
Officials did not say how many diplo-doses would be donated or name the recipient countries. Israeli media, citing diplomatic sources, said they included Honduras and Guatemala, which have opened embassies in Jerusalem.
Traffic is sparse on snow-covered Interstate 45 in The Woodlands, Tex., on Feb. 15. (AP)
It was some of the most severe cold in decades, with record-setting duration in some areas.
The directive comes as U.S. automakers are grappling with a severe shortage of semiconductors, essential ingredients in the high-tech entertainment and navigation systems that fill modern passenger vehicles.
A Colorado restaurateur and his community relied on each other through the tragic upheavals of 2020. What emerged was a gutsy reinvention — that's not yet finished.
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With its beefed-up streaming service, the company is aiming to compete with Hulu, Peacock, HBO Max and, to a lesser extent, Netflix and Disney Plus.
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