Separated from family in US, a young Afghan woman pleads for help getting out
One Texas deputy killed and two others wounded in shooting, Houston police say
A constable's deputy was killed and two others were wounded when they were shot from behind outside a bar in Houston, Texas, early Saturday, authorities said.
Op-Ed: Biden's death penalty hypocrisy
Biden says he opposes capital punishment, yet his administration is pushing for death in the Boston bomber case, even when the sentence was flawed.
The LA Times
It’s recess but we still have Congressional Hits and Misses
Matthew McConaughey, Rep. Jason Smith’s poor boots, and Sen. Lindsey Graham’s fear of designer-clad Brazilians — enough happened this off week to feed the Hits and Misses machine. [‘The Biden Build Back Broke’ — Congressional Hits and Misses]...
Unvaccinated Adults 11 Times More Likely To Die of COVID-19: CDC
In August, the risk of dying from the coronavirus was more than 11 times higher for unvaccinated adults, new CDC data shows.
U.S. News & World Report
Key to Biden's Climate Agenda Like to Be Cut Because of Manchin
The most powerful part of President Biden’s climate agenda — a program to rapidly replace the nation’s coal- and gas-fired power plants with wind, solar and nuclear energy — will likely be dropped from the massive budget bill pending in Congress,...
The New York Times
A last will and testament can be a huge fight for families
Biden press secretary Jen Psaki may have violated ethics law with comment on Virginia race, watchdog says
Americans are ready to tax the rich
Facebook and Big Tobacco: Why Social Media Is (and Isn’t) Like Cigarettes
The Wall Street Journal.
NASA's Lucy mission blasts off to unlock mysteries of the solar system
Waffle House waitress pulled gun over food complaint, Atlanta customer claims
Jen Psaki Pledges to ‘Be More Careful’ to Avoid Hatch Act Violations After Ethics Complaint
Law & Crime
Winemaking and marathon running: what Kyrsten Sinema does instead of her job
Former President Bill Clinton to remain in hospital
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His budget plan stalled in Congress, Biden pitches child care expansion
Preserving New York’s Latino History, One Photo at a Time