June 16, 2021

Headlines for May 5, 2021

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India Reports New Record Death Toll as Indian G7 Delegation Self-Isolates in LondonTanzania Adopts Travel Restrictions; Seychelles, Which Has Highest Vaccination Rate, Sees New SurgeBiden Wants 70% of U.S. Adults to Get Vaccine by July 4; Pfizer to Seek EUA for Children 2+ in Sept.House Dems Call on Biden to Allow Vaccine IP Waiver; New York Extends Eviction MoratoriumAnti-Asian Hate Crimes Reported in NY, SF as New Study Shows Surge in Crimes Against AAPI PeopleChauvin Lawyer Files Motion for New Trial as AG Seeks Harsher Sentence for Murder of George FloydCommunity Demands Answers After Black LGBTQ Teenager Mikayla Miller Found Dead in AprilWomen in Puerto Rico Demand Action After Surge in FemicidesTrump's DOJ Threatened MIT Researchers over Report on 2019 Bolivian ElectionU.N. Condemns Crackdown on Colombian Protests as Rally Planned Against NYU Event with Ex-Pres. UribeZapatistas Set Sail to Europe to Mark 500 Years of Indigenous ResistanceMexico Apologizes for Centuries of Abuse Against Maya Indigenous CommunityFighting Intensifies as U.S. Begins Military Retreat from AfghanistanRichard Cordray, Former Head of CFPB, Tapped to Oversee Federal Student Aid ProgramJudge Orders DOJ to Hand Over Memo Used by Bill Barr to Justify Clearing Trump of Obstruction"New Normal" for U.S. Climate Is Hotter and Wetter, According to New NOAA DataFrance Advances New Climate Bill, But Activists Say It Doesn't Go Far Enough