"The legacies of colonialism and slavery continue to permeate into contemporary forms of racial discrimination. An urgent and firm action is needed to address and eliminate racial discrimination," U.N. Special Rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism E. Tendayi Achiume told Newsweek.
Team USA star Simone Biles left with her coach after struggling to stick the landing on the vault.
The Republican governor didn't impose a statewide mask mandate in Florida and recently lifted local restrictions.
A 2016 ruling from the Hague rejected China's claim and allowed the U.S., U.K. and Australia to conduct routine freedom of navigation operations in parts of the South China Sea.
At least 85 large wildfires are currently burning across the U.S. as more than 1.5 million acres have been destroyed by the blazes.
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The hearing begins at 9:30 a.m. (EDT), with Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney and Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson giving opening statements.
The 22-year-old reportedly told investigators he committed the killings in an effort to end the sex industry.
Two Molotov cocktails hit the Cuban embassy, which caused a fire late on Monday, but no one was injured during the incident.
The shortages showed up first in the west, according to the airline, where they could affect efforts to fight wildfires.
Tokyo reported 2,848 new COVID-19 cases, passing its previous record of 2,520 on Jan. 7, bringing the total to more than 200,000 since the pandemic began.
Dr. Jerome Adams supports vaccinated individuals having to wear masks indoors because of the spread of the Delta variant.
Montclair city workers can avoid wearing masks if they put on a small yellow sticker that says "fully vaccinated."
"The massive increase in the number of out athletes reflects the growing acceptance of LGBTQ people in sports and society," the website Outsports.com said.
Rep. Johnson said of the Capitol riot: "And all of a sudden, it went from 50 to 60 to hundreds and thousands. And so we stayed locked in that office."
"The recovery is not assured until the pandemic is beaten back globally," IMF chief economist Gita Gopinath said.
Starting August 16, anyone who has been fully vaccinated can opt to take daily COVID-19 tests, but many businesses have pushed for the change to come sooner.
Residents of San Mateo County have mostly backed the reintroduction of a mask policy as the area sees a "troublesome" rise of COVID cases.
The regulations for when an athlete tests positive for COVID at the Tokyo Games, such as whether they can be replaced, depends on the sport.
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If you're one of the millions of Americans who own a pet, you probably already know just how terrifying an emergency trip to the vet can be.
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