The Kentucky Republican opposes the revised version of the Cassidy-Graham health-care bill, his spokesman said. Paul was one of two GOP senators — including John McCain — who came out against the earlier form of the legislation, citing concerns about the block granting approach at the core of the bill.
In another ratcheting up of tensions over Pyongyang’s nuclear weapons, North Korea’s foreign minister asserted that the pariah state has the right to defend itself by shooting down U.S. planes, even if they are not in the country’s airspace.
The penalty marks a stunning downfall for the New York Democrat whose propensity for sending lewd photos to women repeatedly derailed his career in politics, and — in a roundabout way — might also have impacted Hillary Clinton’s bid to become president.
Some Washington players kneel during the national anthem. (John McDonnell/Post)
Some Washington players kneel during the national anthem. (John McDonnell/Post)
Some Colts players protest during the national anthem. (Getty)
Some Colts players protest during the national anthem. (Getty)
Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank stands with his players during the national anthem. (AP)
Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank stands with his players during the national anthem. (AP)
Some Detroit players take a knee during the national anthem. (Getty)
Some Detroit players take a knee during the national anthem. (Getty)
Denver Bronco players kneel in protest. (Timothy T. Ludwig/USA Today)
Denver Bronco players kneel in protest. (Timothy T. Ludwig/USA Today)
Several New England Patriots players kneel during the national anthem. (AP)
Several New England Patriots players kneel during the national anthem. (AP)
Baltimore Ravens players kneel during the national anthem. (AP)
Baltimore Ravens players kneel during the national anthem. (AP)
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GOP candidates for other offices are also struggling to catch their rivals six weeks before Election Day. Voters say improving K-12 education is their top concern, but the issue has drawn little attention in the campaign so far.
A regular cheeseburger at Melt. (Dixie D. Vereen for The Post)
A regular cheeseburger at Melt. (Dixie D. Vereen for The Post)
Tacos de Canasta at Mezcalero. (Deb Lindsey for The Post)
Tacos de Canasta at Mezcalero. (Deb Lindsey for The Post)
An Ethiopian platter at Bete. (Ricky Carioti/Post)
An Ethiopian platter at Bete. (Ricky Carioti/Post)
Yellow curry egg noodles with chicken at Baan Thai. (Ricky Carioti/Post)
Yellow curry egg noodles with chicken at Baan Thai. (Ricky Carioti/Post)
Dim sum at Hollywood East. (Dixie D. Vereen for The Post)
Dim sum at Hollywood East. (Dixie D. Vereen for The Post)
In a city that sells a $28 sandwich, it’s still possible to eat well without breaking the bank. The $20 Diner’s favorites cover a variety of tastes and neighborhoods.
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Instead of talking about the plight of the 3.4 million U.S. citizens living in ruins, the president posted a series of taunting tweets over the weekend about the NFL and the NBA.
She said that as she was walking into a steakhouse, she felt a sharp pain in her foot but shrugged it off.
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JPMorgan Chase & Co. has agreed to donate $10 million in Wards 7 and 8 of the District, including $5 million to preserve affordable-housing units for low-income residents.
Interviews with those involved in the government’s investigation and the company’s response provide the first details of how Facebook uncovered the Russian operation and searched for ways to limit the damage.
The order continues restrictions on foreign nationals seeking visas from Iran, Somalia, Libya, Yemen and Syria, and adds Chad and North Korea to the list. It also imposes travel blocks on Venezuela’s leaders and their families.
Earlier complaints led to the adoption of the Fair Credit Reporting Act of 1970 but did little to restrain the company's ambition.
While it remained near historically low levels, an uptick in killings in some major cities caused an overall rise in crime levels, the agency said.
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