U.S. employers wrestle with COVID vaccine requirements in regulatory “hairball”The Great Reboot · 10:33 AM UTC
America's largest garlic farm needs 1,000 workers to harvest its annual crop, but faces an unexpected hurdle in this year's recruitment drive: it now must document and track the COVID-19 vaccine status of these seasonal laborers.
Middle EastPresident-elect Raisi backs nuclear talks, rules out meeting Biden
SportsUp to 10,000 fans allowed at Tokyo 2020 venues, despite warnings
TechnologyBitcoin tumbles 10% in wake of deepening China crackdown
Retail & ConsumerBig U.S. retailers line up deals to take on Amazon Prime Day frenzy
Aerospace & DefenseAmerican Airlines to cut 1% of July flights as travel rebound strains operations
Middle EastDubai's Latifa appears to have degree of freedom, says lawyer for campaign group
British supermarket group Morrisons rejected a $7.6 billion buyout offer from private-equity firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, saying it’s far too low … U.S. auto safety regulators opened 30 investigations into Tesla crashes involving 10 deaths in which advanced driver assistance systems might have been in use … And Ikea was fined $1.2 million for spying on its French employees
Sustainable Business · 11:23 AM UTCWhat’s the plan? Corporate polluters lag on setting climate goals
Scientists say the world needs to cut greenhouse gas emissions by at least 45% by 2030 to have any hope of meeting Paris Agreement targets for the middle of the century and averting catastrophic warming.
Europe · 1:31 PM UTCEU measures to 'tighten thumbscrews' on Belarus
The European Union will impose travel bans and asset freezes on 86 Belarusian people and companies on Monday and is preparing economic sanctions that Austria said would "tighten the thumbscrews" on President Alexander Lukashenko.
U.S.Thunderstorms batter Chicago area, leave thousands in the dark
Severe thunderstorms tore through the Chicago area on Sunday night after the National Weather Service said a "confirmed large and extremely dangerous tornado" had touched down in a western suburb of the city, causing damage.