September 21, 2021

Headlines for August 16, 2021

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Taliban Takes Control of Afghanistan After 2 Decades of U.S. OccupationHaiti's Earthquake Death Toll Soars to 1,300 as Tropical Storm Barrels Toward Stricken IslandU.S. Hospitalizations Are Younger Than Ever; Dallas Schools Defy High Court Ruling on Mask MandateCanada's Trudeau Calls Snap Election, Seeking Mandate and Legislative MajorityMalaysian Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin Steps Down Amid Criticism of Pandemic ResponseGrenade Attack Kills 12 People in Karachi, PakistanFuel Tank Blast in Lebanon Kills at Least 28 PeopleNicaraguan Police Raid Offices of La Prensa, Arrest Editor Critical of President OrtegaIsraeli Soldiers Raid Jenin Refugee Camp, Fatally Shoot Four PalestiniansIvory Coast Records First Case of Ebola in 25 YearsZambia Opposition Leader Wins Presidential Election in LandslideShell to Pay $111 Million for Nigeria Oil Spills in 1970sRecord Heat Drives Unrelenting Wildfires in Western United StatesDeath Toll in Turkey Floods Hits 70, with Dozens Still MissingBiden Administration to Boost SNAP Food Benefits by 25%NY Assembly Suspends Impeachment Investigation into Disgraced Gov. Andrew Cuomo