North Korean leader Kim Jong Un reacted angrily to President Trump’s speech to the U.N. General Assembly, calling it “unprecedented rude nonsense.”
Trump unveiled new financial sanctions on North Korea aimed at forcing nations, foreign companies and individuals to choose whether to do business with the United States or Pyongyang.
Senate Republicans reached a tentative deal this week to allow for as much as $1.5 trillion in tax reductions over 10 years, and there is a growing willingness within the GOP to embrace controversial estimates of the economic growth it could create.
Facebook reversed its position amid rising complaints from Capitol Hill that the company was not cooperating with its investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
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In this gilded age of Washington excess, Madame Giselle’s casual references to her private jet and to her collection of glitzy residences seemed entirely plausible to her neighbors. Then she proposed a special investment opportunity. That’s when things got messy.
Authorities have confirmed 25 dead — 19 children and six adults — at the school and suspect that no one else will be found in the wreckage as all of the students have been accounted for. The development could become an embarrassment for the Mexican government after the story of “Frida Sofia,” a 12-year-old girl reportedly trapped in the debris, turned into a media sensation.
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The victim was held captive for several hours and raped by the two men while a third person filmed the attack, according to a police statement.
The football team that never wins learns from loss, perseverance, and at long last, a triumph.
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Metro’s largest union is accusing the agency of a cover-up after a worker received an electric shock while inspecting a new train. Washington commuters, meanwhile, endured another slog.
Gov. Larry Hogan's $9 billion plan also includes widening the Baltimore-Washington Parkway by taking it over from the federal government.
The group, which organized voters in several battleground states in last year’s presidential race, sees Virginia as a testing ground ahead of the 2018 mid-term elections.
James E. Ryan’s agreement, which was released to The Post, also says the incoming president is eligible for a $100,000 annual performance bonus and that the school will cover initiation fees and annual membership dues for two clubs of his choice.
Expect an action-packed weekend of art and museum events, including Art All Night, Museum Day Live and the anniversary of the National Museum of African American History and Culture.
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Nationals at Braves
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WAS 0 1 - - - - - - - 1 1 0
ATL 1 0 - - - - - - - 1 2 0
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Adams lined out to shortstop Turner.
Camargo grounded out, third baseman Rendon to first baseman Zimmerman.
Bottom 2nd
Individual stats
HR: WAS: Zimmerman (34).
RBI: WAS: Zimmerman (103); ATL: Albies (22).
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Player stats
Batting: AB H R HR RBI
T. Turner SS 1 0 0 0 0
J. Werth RF 1 0 0 0 0
D. Murphy 2B 1 0 0 0 0
R. Zimmerm... 1B 1 1 1 1 1
A. Rendon 3B 1 0 0 0 0
H. Kendric... LF 1 0 0 0 0
M. Taylor CF 1 0 0 0 0
M. Wieters C 0 0 0 0 0
T. Roark P 0 0 0 0 0
Pitching: IP H ER BB SO
T. Roark 2 2 1 0 1
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Batting: AB H R HR RBI
E. Inciart... CF 1 1 1 0 0
O. Albies 2B 1 1 0 0 1
F. Freeman 1B 1 0 0 0 0
N. Markaki... RF 1 0 0 0 0
T. Flowers C 1 0 0 0 0
J. Camargo 3B 1 0 0 0 0
L. Adams LF 1 0 0 0 0
D. Swanson SS 0 0 0 0 0
R. Dickey P 0 0 0 0 0
Pitching: IP H ER BB SO
R. Dickey 2 1 1 1 2
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Two health economists describe how lead exposure caused a “culling of the least healthy fetuses."
Moore, a former Alabama chief justice who was removed from office twice, believes God’s law comes first. In his current campaign, he has called for the impeachment of judges, including possibly Supreme Court justices, who issue rulings for same-sex marriage and sodomy.
Tests conducted on the brain of Hernandez, who committed suicide in April, showed Stage 3 or 4 chronic traumatic encephalopathy. His daughter is suing the NFL and the New England Patriots for allegedly leading him to believe the sport was safe.
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Big-time Trump supporters and ‘Never Trump’ conservatives have come together in their utter contempt toward a GOP-controlled Congress that could not back up its most basic promise: repeal Obamacare.
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