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U.S. mail truck in the West Loop of Chicago, Ill. Photo courtesy of Flickr user Seth Anderson. The United States Postal Service Regulatory Commission approved a project that would allow postal service trucks to deliver groceries on a part time basis...
Screengrab from the Federal Election Commission website. A record amount of money has been spent in this election, some $4 billion. Today, in a message on its website, the Federal Election Commission, the agency responsible for reporting campaign...
Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga sing “I Won’t Dance,” a 1930s number famously performed by Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers in the movie “Roberta.” It’s not a pairing one might expect, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga, but their new album “Cheek to...
Frank Mankiewicz speaks at the 50th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy’s Inauguration on Capitol Hill Jan. 20, 2011. Mankiewicz, an aide to Robert Kennedy, died Thursday at the age of 90. Photo by Brendan Smialowski/Getty Images...
Nina Pham, a 26-year-old Dallas nurse, contracted Ebola while caring for patient Eric Thomas Duncan. Video still by PBS NewsHour The first nurse in the U.S. diagnosed with Ebola, Nina Pham, is now free of the virus and was released from the hospital...
The Wshington Post’s Ben Bradlee in the composing room looking at A1 of the first edition, headlined “Nixon Resigns.” Bradlee died Tuesday at the age of 93. Photo by David R. Legge/The Washington Post via Getty Images I am one of...