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The Obama labor secretary was elected chairman of the Democratic National Committee in a second round of voting. His victory over Rep. Keith Ellison of Minnesota was a blow to the party’s liberal wing, but Ellison asked his supporters to stay with the party, saying "We don't have the luxury to walk out of this room divided."
Reagan espoused American exceptionalism and a nation seeking to defend freedom around the world. Trump looks inward and appears to begrudge the responsibilities of leading the world that previous presidents, Republican or Democrat, have embraced.
The calls were orchestrated after unsuccessful attempts by the White House to get senior FBI officials to speak with news organizations and dispute the accuracy of reports of alleged contacts between members of Trump’s campaign team and Russian intelligence operatives.
Rachel Veazey is returning merchandise to TJ Maxx, where she refuses to continue shopping. (Shawn Poynter for The Post)
Rachel Veazey is returning merchandise to TJ Maxx, where she refuses to continue shopping. (Shawn Poynter for The Post)
Many conservatives said they are tired of the negativity surrounding the new commander in chief. So they are staging their own boycotts against retailers such as Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus and TJ Maxx.
Are unidentified intelligence sources fabricated by journalists, or are they real people who need to be stopped? Both of the president's claims cannot be true.
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The temperature dropped 10-20 degrees into the mid-50s behind a line of storms and winds gusted to 45 mph at National Airport.
Dozens of the congresswoman's constituents vented their frustration at her absence from the event at the Sterling Community Center.
Ward Chamberlin Jr.
Ward Chamberlin Jr. personally led public TV stations, including WETA in Washington, making it the third-largest producer of original shows for PBS. He was a history buff who also invested in Ken Burns, helping to launch the documentary filmmaker’s career.
Buster romps through Congressional Cemetery. (Toni L. Sandys/Post)
Buster romps through Congressional Cemetery. (Toni L. Sandys/Post)
More than 500 pet owners wait for years for the chance to join the cemetery's K9 Corps, and then pay hundreds of dollars a year to let Fido roam among the headstones.
The D.C.-based daily deals start-up was once valued at $6 billion and hiring dozens of workers a month. Its chief rival, Groupon, revealed last week that it had bought LivingSocial for $0.
A study of the African Americans who have served in the White House kitchen starts with a strong man named Hercules.
Basketball cliches, it turns out, don’t sound all that different in sign language.
The Cavaliers took advantage of the Wolfpack’s porous defense to end a four-game skid with a 70-55 win.
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To make it count, you must have put a foot on the ground and breathed in the air.
This mom doesn't think straightening hair is wrong, but, for her child, the image carries so much weight.
Not 10 minutes after you pop this parmesan chicken into the oven, the house fills with the smell of garlic butter.
The parents want to discuss the impact of the decision to withdraw federal guidance on how public schools should navigate the issues of transgender students.
Sunayana Dumala said she was unsure whether she and her husband should stay. But Srinivas Kuchibholta refused to abandon the "country he loved," she said. He was killed Wednesday night in a bar.
The billionaire investor also used his much anticipated annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders to state his positive outlook for the U.S. economy.
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