The proposal would keep the system closing at midnight on Fridays and Saturdays and would move up the closing time to 10 p.m. on Sundays, alarming D.C. officials and business leaders who said it would hurt the city’s economic and cultural life.
The U.S.-trained counterterrorism troops were once so loathed they were nearly disbanded. But the elite group, which has spearheaded nearly every major fight against the militants, has proved to be the country’s greatest weapon.
Although the history isn't widely known, historians maintain there’s no debate about the accuracy of the first lady’s comments, which acknowledged a painful reality at the Democratic National Convention.
A cursive resurgence has been championed by a mix of educators, researchers, parents and politicians who lament the loss of linked-letter writing and cite studies attesting to its cognitive benefits. And some just like the way it looks.
The 2016 election is unlike any before it. The campaign has seen the rise of Donald Trump, the New York provocateur who has seized the Republican Party from its bewildered establishment and seized an angry electorate. What's happening in America? What does it mean to be American? For nearly 35 days, Washington Post journalists crossed the nation looking for answers, chronicling them in this book.