June 17, 2021

Headlines for May 20, 2021

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Palestinian Death Toll Hits 231 as Israel Pounds Gaza Strip for 11th Straight DayU.S. Blocks Gaza Ceasefire Resolutions at U.N. as Some Democrats Urge Halt to Israel Arms SalesIndia Sets New Record High for Daily Coronavirus DeathsNew York City Restaurants Reopen at Full CapacityEuropean Union to Welcome Vaccinated Travelers35 House Republicans Defy Leadership, Vote in Favor of Commission on January 6 Insurrection107-Year-Old Viola Fletcher Recounts Horror of Tulsa Race Massacre in Congressional HearingHarrowing Video Shows Louisiana State Troopers Brutalizing Ronald Greene in 2019North Carolina Jury Awards $75 Million in Damages to Brothers Wrongfully Imprisoned for 30+ YearsTexas Executes Quintin Jones, a Black Man, Rejecting Clemency Pleas from Victim's FamilyEmergent BioSolutions Reaped Millions in Federal Contracts But Has Yet to Deliver Any COVID VaccinesMassive Ice Sheet Breaks Off Antarctica, Becomes World's Largest IcebergClimate Activists Protest Shell Sponsorship of London Science Museum ExhibitAOC, Bernie Sanders Join McDonald's Workers' Strike Demanding $15/Hour Minimum Wage