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Doctors told Josh Bangert, 15, of West Chicago, Illinois, that he will lose his vision in a few months.  Courtesy of Keith Bangert.
Illinois teen on the cusp of losing his sight is on a mission to see the country
October 22, 2018 - 3:17pm
October 13, 2018
A house damaged by Hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Florida, on Oct. 11, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Zack Wittman.
Hurricane Michael aftermath: Death toll spikes to at least 15
October 13, 2018 - 8:38am
Dr. Leana Wen, the new president of Planned Parenthood, at the Baltimore City Health Department on October 1, 2018.  Washington Post photo by Marvin Joseph.
A doctor is taking over Planned Parenthood - and she's ready to fight
October 13, 2018 - 6:05am
October 12, 2018
First lady Melania Trump, in the East Room of the White House on Sept. 18, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Andrew Harrer.
Melania Trump brushes off questions about her husband's alleged infidelity
October 12, 2018 - 8:35am
October 11, 2018
An aerial view of the National Mall in Washington, D.C., showing the Lincoln Memorial at the bottom, the Washington Monument at center, and the U.S. Capitol at the top. Image from Wikimedia Commons.  U.S. Navy photograph 051128-N-2383B-006 (direct image URL [1]). Chief Photographer's Mate Johnny Bivera; cropped by Beyond My Ken. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:WashingtonDCMallAerialNavyPhoto_crop.jpg
Man planned to set off 200-pound bomb on Mall in Washington, FBI says
October 11, 2018 - 4:00pm
A United States Air Force F-35B Lighting II jet, manufactured by Lockheed Martin, at the Singapore Airshow on Feb. 7, 2018. SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg
U.S. military suspends operations for F-35 fighter jets, citing safety concerns
October 11, 2018 - 2:59pm
October 8, 2018
Forum file photo of potatoes. Photo by David Samson / The Forum
Christopher Columbus and the potato that changed the world
October 8, 2018 - 11:26am
October 5, 2018
Photo from NOAA Photo Library of a plastic sandwich baggy floating in the water. Fish that feed on various salps, jelly-fish, etc. mistake such trash for food and can ingest this with fatal consequences. 

Location: Gulf of Aqaba, Red Sea
Photographer: Ben Mierement, NOAA NOS (ret.)

https://www.photolib.noaa.gov/htmls/reef2129.htm
Plastic waste in the world's oceans could double by 2030
October 5, 2018 - 11:37am
Boyd Trueman grinds down a weld at Curbtender, a maker of garbage trucks in Cedar Falls, Iowa, Aug. 13, 2018. Iowa and North Dakota have some of lowest unemployment rates in the country.  (Scott Morgan/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Unemployment rate falls to 3.7 percent, lowest since 1969
October 5, 2018 - 8:56am
September 28, 2018
Consumers wait in line inside an ice cream store in the French Quarter district of New Orleans on June 13, 2018.  Bloomberg photo by Akasha Rabut.
US consumer spending cools; inflation stays near Fed goal
September 28, 2018 - 12:20pm
September 14, 2018

An A.P. Moller-Maersk container ship and a Hapag-Lloyd container ship at the Yangshan Deep Water Port in Shanghai.   Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
Trump wants $200 billion in China tariffs despite talks, sources say
September 14, 2018 - 1:29pm
August 6, 2018
Nikolas Cruz is the 19-year-old suspect charged with the shooting in Parkland, Florida. Photo from Broward County Sheriff's Office.
Parkland shooting suspect told police he heard a 'demon' telling him: 'Burn. Kill. Destroy'
August 6, 2018 - 4:50pm
July 23, 2018
Commentary: We have a child-care crisis in this country. We had the solution 78 years ago.
July 23, 2018 - 7:56pm
Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., briefly speaks to reporters in Washington on Feb. 8, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Melina Mara.
White House says Trump wants to revoke security clearances for former intelligence officials critical of him over Russia
July 23, 2018 - 3:16pm
June 26, 2018
Educators rally to protest family separations and detentions at the border in downtown El Paso, Texas, June 25, 2018. (Victor J. Blue/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
17 states, D.C. sue over family-separation policy
June 26, 2018 - 5:48pm