Some fear loud noises. Some are sleeping in their parents¡¯ beds, some not at all. Deep down, they¡¯re kids trying to figure out how to feel about a massacre that killed their friends.
Vice President Pence was set to meet with Kim Yo Jong, the younger sister of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, and Kim Yong Nam, the regime¡¯s nominal head of state. But the North Koreans pulled out less than two hours before the scheduled time, according to Pence¡¯s office.
Then-President Obama and President-elect Donald Trump talk to journalists in the Oval Office on Nov. 10, 2016. (Jabin Botsford/The Post)
Then-President Obama and President-elect Donald Trump talk to journalists in the Oval Office on Nov. 10, 2016. (Jabin Botsford/The Post)
President Trump¡¯s frequent self-comparisons to his predecessor come in nearly every realm, and range from the substantive to the superficial. He often exaggerates the truth, brushes over nuance and engineers his own reality.
The end of Antwan Wilson¡¯s one-year, 19-day tenure as the head of D.C. Public Schools came amid revelations that the circumvented the city¡¯s lottery system so his child could transfer to a sought-after high school. His departure sends another jolt through a beleaguered district already engulfed in a graduation scandal.
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What motivates him, at age 70 and with two dozen grandchildren, to decide to submit himself to the rigors and occasional tedium of a statewide campaign in Utah?
Alina Zagitova performs during the short program. (Getty Images)
Alina Zagitova performs during the short program. (Getty Images)
The Russian teens, who have dominated the world stage all season, continued to do so, with two record-setting performances. The three Americans ended up ninth, 10th and 11th, suggesting it¡¯s near impossible that any of them will close the gap in the decisive free skate.
Mahmoud Abbas accused the United States of abdicating its commitment to the peace process, while U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley said the Palestinian leader was shortchanging his people with a default to grievances that will get them nowhere.
Shulkin is the latest Trump Cabinet member to face criticism for their travel practices. President Trump¡¯s decision was communicated by White House Chief of Staff John Kelly.
The president¡¯s eldest son, who is in India this week to market luxury Trump Tower projects, made the remarks in an interview. ¡°It is a different spirit than that which you see in other parts of the world,¡± he added.
Less than 14 months into his first term, Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) is still on Step 1 of Operation: Disrupt Congress. But by amassing his own clout and cozying up to the president through nontraditional means, he is casting himself as a counterweight to people who outrank him.
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