Rick Gates, a former top official in President Trump’s campaign, is expected to plead guilty today to charges brought by special counsel Robert S. Mueller III in his investigation of Russia’s interference in the 2016 election, according to a person familiar with the situation. It is not clear to what charges Gates intends to plead guilty.
Scott announced the proposed gun restrictions nine days after a deadly mass school shooting in Parkland, Fla., as part of a broad package of legislative initiatives, including new school security measures and a program to deny guns from those deemed to pose a danger to the community.
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In Vietnam, in matters of love and in their careers, the president and the man investigating him have followed opposite paths.
The measures target 56 vessels, shipping companies and other entities that Trump administration officials believe are used by North Korea to conduct trade prohibited under previous sanctions, creating an economic lifeline for the isolated regime.
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Nicholas Young, who was found guilty at trial last year, maintains that he is not an Islamic State supporter but rather a misunderstood patriot.
Peter Newsham has joined the legal debate over the intersection of social media, transparent government and communicating with the public.
Students in Prince William County were told they will be disciplined. In Montgomery County, students learned their grades could be affected. The message from the Arlington County school district was one of understanding, not punishment.
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Alwin Chen’s lawyers filed a request asking a judge to reevaluate what level of risk the student poses to the public and the need for his being held in jail pending further court proceedings.
Jesse Holland, a Washington-area journalist and author, penned “Who is the Black Panther?” to introduce new readers to the superhero.
The first day of this year’s Conservative Political Action Conference was marked by jeers for Hillary Clinton, warnings about Democrats winning control of Congress and talk of the impeachment threat to President Trump.
Musser, center, in October with members of the Traditionalist Worker Party at a White Lives Matter rally in Shelbyville, Tenn. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)
Musser, center, in October with members of the Traditionalist Worker Party at a White Lives Matter rally in Shelbyville, Tenn. (Evelyn Hockstein for The Post)
Since the 2016 election, Kam Musser had gone from supporting white supremacists, to joining a neo-Nazi group, to standing beside Richard Spencer outside the White House, to increasingly tense conversations with his mother and grandmother, both of whom fear that what they had once thought was just a phase was quickly becoming his life.
Eric Greitens — a former Democrat who has been courted by both parties for years — has so far resisted resigning after being charged with photographing his former hairstylist nude and trying to blackmail her.
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Figure skating champion Alina Zagitova stood atop the medal stand, but it was a loaded honor as the 15-year-old represented a shamed nation. Instead of being able to take pride in her country — and bringing home its first gold of these Games — her spirits sank as the Olympic anthem played.
Southwest Airlines said paramedics cleared the victim to continue on the flight, which was delayed by about 20 minutes. The dog and its owner remained in Phoenix.
Intercepted communications show that Russian oligarch Yevgeniy Prigozhin told a Syrian official that he “secured permission” from a Russian minister to move forward with a “fast and strong” initiative that would take place in early February, according to intelligence reports.
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