September 21, 2021

Headlines for August 6, 2021

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Dixie Fire Grows to Become Sixth Largest in California HistoryGreek PM Blames Climate Change as Thousands Flee Wildfires Near AthensStudy Warns Atlantic Ocean Current Could Collapse, with Devastating Impact on ClimateBiden Restores Tailpipe Emissions Standards, Promotes Switch to Electric VehiclesDemocratic Bill Would Tax Big Polluters $500 Billion to Pay for Climate DamageU.S. Coronavirus Cases Hit Six-Month High with Over 100,000 Daily InfectionsAfrica COVID-19 Deaths Surged by 80% in Last Month as Delta Variant SpreadU.N. Security Council Meets on Afghanistan as Taliban Offensive Sparks Humanitarian CrisisNicaraguan Police Arrest Another Candidate Challenging President OrtegaNew Guatemalan Anti-Corruption Prosecutor Accused of Protecting the CorruptTexas Governor Orders Special Legislative Session in Latest Attempt to Pass Voter Suppression BillsRichard Trumka, Longtime Head of AFL-CIO Labor Federation, Dies at 72Justice Department to Probe Excessive Force, Abuse and Discrimination by Phoenix PoliceACLU Sues to Overturn Texas Order Restricting Travel by Asylum SeekersBiden Administration Will Outfit Thousands of Border Agents with Body CamerasHiroshima Marks 76th Anniversary of U.S. Nuclear Attack