August 5, 2021

Headlines for July 16, 2021

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COVID-19 Cases Rise in Nearly Every U.S. State as Delta Variant Becomes DominantSurgeon General Calls on Social Media Giants to Stop Spread of Anti-Vaccine MisinformationCoronavirus Infections Continue Exponential Rise in Southeast Asia and AfricaGerman Chancellor Confronted over Blocking Patent Waiver for COVID-19 VaccinesWHO Warns 23 Million Children Missed Vaccinations in 2020 Due to Pandemic110 Dead, 1,300 Missing as Once-in-a-Century Flooding Hits Germany and BelgiumSmoke Blankets Much of North America as Western Wildfires Grow in SizeResearch Shows Parts of Amazon Rainforest Now Emit More Greenhouse Gas Than They AbsorbU.S. Military Trained Colombian Soldiers Arrested for Assassinating Haitian PresidentBiden Brands Cuba a "Failed State" Without Acknowledging Role of U.S. Blockade in CrisisSouth Africa Sends 25,000 Troops into Street After Days of Protests and UnrestDutch Crime Reporter Peter R. de Vries Dies One Week After He Was Shot on the StreetIRS Begins Child Tax Credit Rollout to 60 Million FamiliesBiden's ICE Nominee Says He Would Let Local Law Enforcement Continue to Collaborate with AgencyFBI Failed to Intervene in Abuse Claims Against Larry Nassar, Leading to 100+ More Sex CrimesCapitol Police Arrest Black Caucus Chair Joyce Beatty and Others as They March to Defend Democracy