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Tropical Storm Fred likely to form

Tropical Storm Fred is likely to form as it continues its path toward Florida, forecasters with the National Hurricane Center say.The system is currently 65...

Senate Dems unveil $3.5T budget for social, climate efforts

WASHINGTON — Senate Democrats unwrapped a budget resolution envisioning a massive $3.5 trillion, 10-year cascade of federal resources, aiming historic sums at family support, health...

Frail-looking Robert Durst denies killing best friend Texas Los Angeles Susan Berman Las Vegas New York

A frail-looking Robert Durst struggled to hear his attorney as he took the stand at his murder trial – in a wheelchair, not a witness...

DeSantis’ office says salaries of officials who require masks for students may be withheld

Florida school superintendents who require masks for students without giving them a way to opt out could have their salaries withheld, Gov. Ron DeSantis’ office...

A Hotter Future Is Certain, According to U.N. Climate Report

Tropical cyclones have likely become more intense over the past 40 years, the report said, a shift that cannot be explained by natural variability alone....

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CNN —   Ever since the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended that we start wearing protective face coverings in public, face masks have...

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says She Feared Being Sexually Assaulted On Jan. 6

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) said she was afraid on Jan. 6 that she would be sexually assaulted if the violent pro-Trump mob that breached the...

Judge suggests feds are too lenient toward Jan. 6 defendants

Under a deal with prosecutors, Croy was seeking to plead guilty to a single misdemeanor charge of parading or picketing in the Capitol. That carries...

Suit: Brown failed to protect women from sexual misconduct

Brown University has systematically and repeatedly failed to protect women from rape and other sexual misconduct, according to a federal class action lawsuit filed recently...

Some Climate Change Effects May Be Irreversible, U.N. Panel Says

Rising seas, melting ice caps and other effects of a warming climate may be irreversible for centuries and are unequivocally driven by greenhouse-gas emissions from...

Taliban Make New Gains in Afghanistan, Putting Kabul in Crisis

KABUL—The Taliban captured the capital of the strategic Samangan province on Monday after a prominent pro-government commander switched sides, nearly completing their sweep of northern...

Greensill Capital: David Cameron made $10m from bank he lobbied Rishi Sunak for

David Cameron made $10 million (£7.2 million) out of Greensill Capital, the now-collapsed bank who he lobbied the government on behalf of, it has been...

Texas Democrats who absconded to halt voting bill score court order blocking arrests

Texas Democratic lawmakers who fled the state to block Republicans from passing a voting bill started to head home this weekend, securing a legal win...

Rachel Uchitel on the N.D.A. She Signed With Tiger Woods

After the documentary came out in January, she heard from Mr. Holtz, Ms. Uchitel’s main adversary in managing the N.D.A., who calls himself “Ray Donovan...

Melania Trump Hits Back At ‘Dishonorable’ Historian Over Rose Garden Criticism

Melania Trump has broken her silence with regard to her heavily criticized 2020 redesign of the White House Rose Garden. On Saturday, NBC News presidential historian...

More than 99.99% of fully vaccinated people have not had a severe breakthrough case of Covid-19

As the coronavirus pandemic continues, infections caused by the Lambda variant have been emerging in the United States, including in Texas, where Houston Methodist Hospital last...

America is flying blind when it comes to the Delta variant | Dr Eric Topol

The Delta variant was first identified in the United States in April and by May it was well onto its exponential growth curve, doubling every...

Abbott Criticized for Ban on Covid Mandates as Cases Soar in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas — The dilemma sounded familiar. A prominent, ambitious red-state governor, who had staked out a firm position opposed to mask mandates and other...

Judge: Norwegian cruises can require proof of vaccination

MIAMI — A federal judge has temporarily blocked a Florida law that prevents cruise lines from requiring passengers to prove they’re vaccinated against COVID-19, saying...

‘Team LGBTQ’ earns 32 medals at Tokyo Olympics

As the torch goes out at Japan National Stadium in Meiji-Jingu Park, the end has arrived for the 2020 Tokyo Summer Games — dubbed “the...

Attendance boost for lower-league clubs at start of new season

Coronavirus did not deter fans from attending matches in Leagues One and Two over the weekend, with crowds up overall in each division compared to...

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Arkansas’ Republican Gov. Says It Was An ‘Error’ To Sign Law Banning Mask Mandates

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson (R) reiterated Sunday his regrets that he signed a law banning mask mandates in the state amid an ongoing surge in...

Global stocks tread water as gold slides and oil takes a spill

By Ritvik Carvalho and Wayne Cole LONDON (Reuters) – Global shares treaded water on Monday as sharp falls in gold and oil prices briefly spooked...