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He’s walking on a pledge to rebuild the Navy.

In Saudi Arabia, Trump directly called on the Muslim world to defeat the forces of terrorism and extremism.

The president’s budget is built on lies and broken promises.

In both style and substance, the 45th president is the antithesis of the 35th — especially on trade.

The Democrat winning the special election would be a warning sign for the GOP.

While venting after tragedy is understandable, politicizing those emotions will only make things worse.

What the president could learn about crisis management from the Clinton White House.

  • Jane Sherburne
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The subprime mortgage era saw the “Big Short.” Today’s milder analogue may be the “Trump Short.”

Trump may be following in Nixon’s footsteps, but he could still win the battle for America’s soul.

Bareheaded and beautiful, they made a lasting impression on Saudi women.

Did the president know where he was?

The conspiracy theories surrounding his death cause us unbearable pain.

  • Mary Rich, Joel Rich
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Time to drain Washington’s swamp of historical footnotes memorialized in statuary.

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The office estimates that 23 million more people would lack insurance in a decade.

Race was an impermissibly dominant factor in the drawing of two North Carolina congressional districts, the court determined.

A federal judge puts the project in jeopardy.

Friends and relatives say goodbye at the funeral of Javier Valdéz, in Culiacan, Mexico, this month. Valdez was the sixth Mexican journalist killed in 2017. (AP Photo/Rashide Frias)
Friends and relatives say goodbye at the funeral of Javier Valdéz, in Culiacan, Mexico, this month. Valdez was the sixth Mexican journalist killed in 2017. (AP Photo/Rashide Frias)
Mexican authorities threatened to kill me. I was detained for months in the United States before I agreed to be deported.
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Everyone criticizing journalist Ben Jacobs for calling the cops after being assaulted is, in fact, a huge dork.

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Voters mistakenly threw the dice on Trump, and it’s clear that they rolled snake eyes. Now, they need to see what a real progressive agenda looks like.

White nationalism is harmful all the time, even when its leaders are off the clock.

  • C. Christine Fair
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The president's behavior, explained.
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Actually, it was far worse than politics as usual.

Policy vs. personality in Middle East politics

  • Daniel Shapiro
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How politics could trip up the new special counsel

  • Neal Katyal
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After the Comey firing and the Russia intel leak, the I’m-taking-one-for-the-team ship has sailed.

  • Rick Wilson
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All neighborhoods need to work harder at inclusive housing.

  • David Alpert
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We must do better at preserving African American history.

  • Clarence B. Jones
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A library renovation in Hyattsville can’t erase childhood memories.

  • Deb Hosey White
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It’s not hard to figure out why: It’s the pipeline.

  • Mike Tidwell, LaDelle McWhorter
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A Tysons Corner development project would threaten sensitive land that serves as a pollution buffer.

  • Randy Atkins
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