Before a cheering crowd at a campaign event for Sen. Luther Strange, the president cursed, mocked the leader of North Korea, promised to build a new “see-through wall” on the southern border, called allegations of Russian interference in the election a “hoax” and repeatedly relived the 2016 campaign.
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With the apparent collapse of the GOP effort to repeal Obamacare, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and other establishment Republicans face another giant test as Alabama votes next week on a successor to Jeff Sessions.
A super PAC affiliated with the Senate majority leader has spent millions to help Luther Strange hold his seat, but the senator was noncommittal about continuing to back Mitch McConnell in his leadership role.
In a slew of tweets this morning, the president also pressured two senators who have held back their support for the Cassidy-Graham health-care measure.
David Wright, founder of the Bureau of Islamic American Relations, carries an AR-15 in Ferris, Tex. (Ilana Panich-Linsman for The Post)
David Wright, founder of the Bureau of Islamic American Relations, carries an AR-15 in Ferris, Tex. (Ilana Panich-Linsman for The Post)
David Wright, left, and Christopher Gambino meet with Ali Ghouri, right, and Tameem Burdi. (Ilana Panich-Linsman for The Post)
David Wright, left, and Christopher Gambino meet with Ali Ghouri, right, and Tameem Burdi. (Ilana Panich-Linsman for The Post)
Men pray at the Islamic Center of Irving. In 2015, the city’s mayor sought a state anti-sharia law. (Ilana Panich-Linsman for The Post)
Men pray at the Islamic Center of Irving. In 2015, the city’s mayor sought a state anti-sharia law. (Ilana Panich-Linsman for The Post)
The Bureau of American Islamic Relations demonstrate in 2015 at the Islamic Association of North Texas in Richardson, Tex. (Getty)
The Bureau of American Islamic Relations demonstrate in 2015 at the Islamic Association of North Texas in Richardson, Tex. (Getty)
The four Texas men — two militia members and two Muslims — were on polarized sides in a divided country. Both sides agreed the government wasn’t doing enough, so they decided to get together and discuss their differences. “Meet me at the Dairy Queen,” was the invitation.
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Within roughly 12 hours starting Friday, the president set the stage for potential mass protests Sunday along NFL sidelines by calling for league owners to fire any player who “disrespects our flag.” He also disinvited Curry of the Golden State Warriors from a White House visit.
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Unseasonably warm weather is set to linger over Washington through the end of next week.
Dangerous medical errors in the ward include the failure to take routine steps to prevent a newborn from contracting HIV and to properly monitor or treat a pregnant woman with potentially fatal blood-pressure problems.
Old Dominion's Steven Williams, a graduate of Wilson High School, will face a daunting first start at No. 13 Virginia Tech.
The seven-bedroom, 10-bathroom stone manor house sits on 5.15 acres. (HomeVisit)
The seven-bedroom, 10-bathroom stone manor house sits on 5.15 acres. (HomeVisit)
(The formal living room features ornate handmade plaster. (HomeVisit)
(The formal living room features ornate handmade plaster. (HomeVisit)
The great room has a coffered ceiling, large arched windows and cast-stone fireplace. (HomeVisit)
The great room has a coffered ceiling, large arched windows and cast-stone fireplace. (HomeVisit)
The home, built in 2002, is full of Irish influences. (HomeVisit)
The home, built in 2002, is full of Irish influences. (HomeVisit)
The seven-bedroom, 10-bathroom home is named after the Irish castle Dunluce, which had been in the owner's family in the 16th century, and contains touches like an inlaid harp in the marble floor of the foyer.
In a state filing, the utility company said lines along Interstate 66 are more feasible. The decision follows local resistance to an approved route in Prince William County.
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The Past, Rediscovered
Century-old pictures of African American soldiers from the Great War are now available online on the website of the Library of Congress.
But he might have stumbled when he said alcohol was poison as she sipped a cocktail.
The best advice isn’t sexy. But there’s a reason it has stuck around.
Advice for kitchens, closets and more from a professional organizer.
The chief of staff has expanded his portfolio to include issues large and small, but some complain that Kelly's strict regimen stifles President Trump’s spontaneity — and cuts him off from his base.
The U.S. Geological Survey said it could not conclusively say what caused the quake, but experts said seismic data showed it was probably not caused by a nuclear test.
Most global models expect the storm to meander off shore and away from the East Coast, but some forecasters worry it could stall off the Carolinas, delivering some type of impact there.
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