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The latest ban was set to fully go into effect early Wednesday, barring various types of travelers from Syria, Libya, Iran, Yemen, Chad, Somalia, North Korea and Venezuela. Judge Derrick K. Watson’s order stops it, at least temporarily, with respect to all the countries except North Korea and Venezuela.
The bipartisan compromise from Sens. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) and Patty Murray (D-Wash.) would provide states with greater flexibility under the Affordable Care Act in exchange for authorizing cost-sharing reduction payments known as CSRs for two years.
The Finance 202
Analysis
As GOP lawmakers aim to take a significant stride toward their goal of a tax code rewrite, it remains a mystery how the plan will be paid for, if at all.
The Codik family in the capital of the Dominican Republic, shortly after arriving from Germany around 1940. (Family photo)
The Codik family in the capital of the Dominican Republic, shortly after arriving from Germany around 1940. (Family photo)
Perspective
“Paradise” is how the writer’s aunt described the remote beach town in the Dominican Republic that became home for Jewish families during World War II. But the story of Sosua never entirely made sense to her. On a trip there, it quickly became clear why.
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Sean Urbanski allegedly stabbed Richard Collins III, a student at Bowie State University who was visiting friends, while he was at a bus stop in May.
Deputy White House counsel Gregory G. Katsas, who President Trump nominated for an appellate court, sought to assure the Senate Judiciary Committee that he would recuse himself from any cases involving his work as a government lawyer.
Vincent Reed
1928–2017
Reed gained national renown in the 1970s when he led the long-troubled school district through a period of stability and student achievement.
One teen told Damaris A. Reyes Rivas she would see her in hell, before plunging a knife into her, authorities said.
The Inn at Little Washington, Minibar and Pineapple and Pearls all maintained their two-star ratings.
Ahead of an appearance in D.C. Wednesday, the best-selling author candidly discussed the experiences that have shaped her fiction.
Neighbors argue the area is at a “tipping point” and are fighting Dacha, a beer garden that would replace vacant lot.
Rep. Tom Marino (R-Pa.) came under fire after revelations he helped steer legislation making it harder to act against giant drug companies. On Monday, President Trump declined to express confidence in his pick to lead the Office of National Drug Control Policy.
The militant group’s defeat in its de facto capital in eastern Syria, which it captured in 2014, would be a crushing blow to its once-sprawling caliphate.
The senator from Arizona on Monday slammed “half-baked, spurious nationalism” in a thinly veiled critique of Trump’s leadership. Trump responded Tuesday in a radio interview.
New cases of the liver disease have tripled nationwide, driven largely by the use of needles for intravenous drugs.
The Post-ABC News poll was conducted in the days after a sexual abuse controversy surrounding Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein made national headlines.
The Fix
Analysis
The presentation of the poll suggested the Holocaust death toll is up for debate — and seemed to validate the claims of Holocaust deniers.
(Photo: Getty; photo illustration: Joe Moore/Post)
(Photo: Getty; photo illustration: Joe Moore/Post)
NBA Preview
Analysis
Fair or not, certain NBA players get stuck with labels. It could be anything — me-first or injury-prone. Left unchecked, those reputations can come to define entire careers.
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