Trump backs two-year budget deal that boosts spending, suspends debt limit

The bipartisan deal, which still must be passed through Congress, would clear a debt ceiling crisis later this year but would continue Washington’s borrowing binge for at least the next two years.
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The Vatican announces new bishops typically at 6 a.m. Eastern time, just before Tuesday’s press event, suggesting that a new diocese leader may be introduced.
A confrontation that led to Karon Brown’s death came after of a series of fights, the alleged shooter told police. Karon was one of eight people fatally shot in five days in D.C.
Under the jurisdiction’s new executive order, immigration agents cannot use local government officers or resources.
The Lovettsville native and second Republican seeking his party’s nomination to run against Rep. Jennifer Wexton (D) said he wants to combat partisan politics.
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While heavy storms have erupted to the northeast and the southwest, the D.C. area sits in a bit of dead zone.
Park Police on Monday identified the 32-year-old woman as Rachel Parkerson of Severn, Md.
The Wizards do not expect a quick response: If Beal gets voted to an all-NBA team next year, he would be eligible for a supermax deal, which may persuade him to wait on locking anything in now.
Trump administration officials say the proposal would result in an annual budgetary savings of $2.5 billion and restrict less needy individuals from qualifying for benefits.
Using a fast-track process that bypasses immigration judges, authorities will be able to quickly remove undocumented immigrants who arrived within the past two years from anywhere they encounter them across the United States.
Most moderate Democratic freshmen will have the resources to try to counter the GOP message — money they will need with President Trump at the top of the ticket.
From the moment Hunter Biden took a job in 2014 with an energy company in Ukraine, Republicans have said it presented a conflict of interest.
Scientists captured the last 22 California condors left in the world in 1982 in order to breed the giant scavengers in captivity.
The five-Olympic champion pulled out of the 200- and 1,500-meter events, casting uncertainty on the rest of her race program in South Korea.
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Her husband was killed at the newspaper he loved. Now she’s finishing his life’s work.

A year after the Capital Gazette shooting, much is unfinished, but John McNamara’s book will publish this fall thanks to his wife, Andrea Chamblee.
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Cuyahoga and Summit counties soon will be at the center of the most important legal test of how much responsibility drug companies bear for the opioid epidemic.
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In Greenville, N.C., where Trump supporters chanted “Send her back,” leaders of three congregations handled the moment differently in the pulpit.
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