Governments, businesses race to reimpose mask mandates
Can Rob Portman seal the big bipartisan deal?
"He’s probably the perfect guy on our side for this," said Senate Minority Whip John Thune, adding if Portman couldn't get an infrastructure agreement, then "nobody can."
Isle of Man Covid memorial garden planned
The chief minister says a "place of quiet reflection" should be created in a central location.
Senate could vote as soon as Wednesday to move forward with infrastructure bill, Schumer says
Schumer tried once to advance the infrastructure bill, but disagreements over transportation funding and other issues held up the plan.
Senators Closing In on Infrastructure Deal as Clock Ticks
A bipartisan Senate group negotiating a $579 billion infrastructure package attempted to resolve all remaining differences by Wednesday with time running out to vote before lawmakers leave town for their August break.
Atlanta police identify officers who were suspended after video appeared to show one of them kicking
Atlanta police said the sergeant's apparent actions were "unacceptable," and that they were concerned by the lack of reaction from another officer.
Australian fires had larger impact on climate than pandemic lockdowns: study
California Gov. Gavin Newsom pulls his children from summer camp over mask policy
890-million-year-old sponge fossil may be the earliest animal yet found
‘Can’t get better than that’: NYC will pay people $100 to get vaccinated against COVID
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A falling stock? Donald Trump-backed candidate loses U.S. House race to GOP's Jake Ellzey.
Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds blames unvaccinated immigrants for recent Covid spike
Arizona Senate audit liaison to 'step down'
Masks on. Masks off. Masks on again at White House, as COVID Delta threat grows
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Sponge structures may be Earth's oldest animal life
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