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As Americans prepare to gather for Thanksgiving, the world watches with dread and disbelief

How a $17 billion bailout fund intended for Boeing ended up in very different hands

DeVos calls on Congress to postpone federal standardized exams until 2022

Perspective: A winter without hoops will be tough for the Ivy League. There are worse things.

Defense officials lukewarm on 5G spectrum-leasing plan pushed by the White House

Friendsgiving is an epidemiologist’s nightmare. But its absence is hitting some young people hard.

Diego Maradona was brilliant. And flawed. And fearless. And complex. And spectacular.


Joe Biden was elected the nation’s 46th president Saturday in a repudiation of President Trump powered by legions of women and minority voters who rejected his handling of the coronavirus pandemic and his divisive, bullying conduct in office

Opinion: Nigeria’s useless politicians are trying to crush #EndSARS . Africa’s leaders are silent.

Investigation: Police partially blinded 8 people in one day at George Floyd protests. The Post found video evidence undermining official accounts.

Exclusive: In secretly recorded audio, Trump’s sister says he has “no principles” and “you can’t trust him”

Nigerian protesters demand end of an anti-robber police unit that robs people

The Trump administration is prohibiting CDC officials from using these words or phrases in any official documents being prepared for next year’s budget: “vulnerable” “entitlement” “diversity” “transgender” “fetus” “evidence-based” “science-based”

The May jobs report had "misclassification error" that made the unemployment rate look lower than it is. Here’s what happened.

7-year-old migrant girl taken into Border Patrol custody dies of dehydration, exhaustion