First Thing: Covid landmark for US as CDC says vaccinated no longer need masks
Taipei closes entertainment venues as virus outbreak spreads
Taiwan's capital on Friday announced an indefinite closure of entertainment venues in the wake of a widening outbreak of local coronavirus infections. The source of seven of the local infections was still pending investigation, health authorities said....
Israeli ground troops carrying out strikes into Gaza Strip, IDF says
Israel's military said both its air and ground forces are firing into the Gaza Strip as the latest round of fighting with Hamas continued for a fourth straight night.
At least 8 states lift mask mandates; teachers unions call for reopening all schools this fall: Live
Coronavirus cases in the US are at their lowest rate since September and deaths are at their lowest point since April 2020. The latest COVID news.
Samsung S21 Ultra vs. Oppo Find X3: Which is the future of zoom?
Phone-makers are trying to figure out what to do next with phone cameras. Samsung and Oppo have opposite ideas.
Palestinians flee as Israeli artillery pounds northern Gaza
The Gaza Health Ministry says the toll from the fighting has risen to 119 killed, including 31 children and 19 women, with 830 wounded.
Russia chose a 36-year-old patriotic film star to send to space, sparking a race with Tom Cruise to be
Yulia Peresild is set to undergo space training before launching for the ISS on October 5, Roscosmos said Thursday.
Covid keeps many Australians off flight from India
Blue-state colleges requiring COVID-19 vaccinations for return to campus
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Tech giants throw support behind letting immigrant spouses work legally
Barry Jenkins on the pain and power of 'The Underground Railroad'
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'Iconic' Iron Dome Photo Shows Israeli Missiles Countering Rockets From Gaza
Elon Musk's SpaceX reveals plans for Starship's first orbital flight
Billions of cicadas are about to take to the skies. Here's what to expect
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