But the new Washington Post-ABC News survey also found that there was little change in how people rated the president’s job performance overall.
The USS John S. McCain was damaged during an incident with an oil tanker more than three times its size. Rescue efforts were underway to find missing crew members.
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It was the first in a century to cross the continental United States, coast to coast, and the first since the republic’s founding that it passed directly over only this country. It feels — at a time of political division and upheaval — like a personally addressed note from the universe.
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A man and his partner asked for one dish with two spoons, but the server at a restaurant that boasts it is among the most romantic in America said, “It wouldn’t look right with two gentlemen eating out of the same sundae.”
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Kaisy has an aggressive, inoperable, uncurable, 100-percent lethal brain cancer. So her family is draining all their savings to pay for treatments in Mexico — trips that cost $33,000 every three weeks — that they believe are a miracle cure.
Aiming to maximize his playing career, the Redskins quarterback radically overhauled his diet, eliminating eggs, dairy and ... green beans?
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The school president tweeted last week that he was “so proud” of the president for his “bold truthful” statement after Charlottesville. Falwell reiterated his sentiment on Fox News today, and the president tweeted his approval.
One of the area's largest outdoor film festivals returns Thursday to the lawn at Strathmore with the Disney’s “Moana."
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It might not take long for the president and his recently departed chief strategist to clash.
Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin has said he can pay the government's bills only through Sept. 29. The Senate majority leader pledged to help but offered no clues about how he would persuade other lawmakers.
If lawmakers don’t lift a federally mandated cap on salaries and overtime, about a third of the agents would be working overtime without being paid, agency officials said.
The suspect had been sought since Thursday, when a van plowed into the crowded Las Ramblas promenade in Barcelona.
Authorities said the shooter was the father of one of the teenagers charged in the notorious Steubenville rape case involving high school football players.
The statues had become “symbols of modern white supremacy and neo-Nazism,” the school's president said.
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