Delta spreads 'like wildfire' as doctors study whether it makes patients sickerHealthcare & Pharmaceuticals · 3:05 PM UTC
With a new wave of COVID-19 infections fueled by the Delta variant striking countries worldwide, disease experts are scrambling to learn whether the latest version of coronavirus is making people - mainly the unvaccinated - sicker than before.
United StatesSome U.S. states turn to vaccine mandates for key workers as COVID cases rise
United StatesU.S. Senator Lindsey Graham says he tested positive for COVID-19
Asia PacificU.S. offers refuge to more Afghans who aided Americans in new program
TechnologyZoom reaches $85 mln settlement over user privacy, 'Zoombombing'
ChinaGerman warship heads for South China Sea amid tension with Beijing
BusinessReese Witherspoon's media firm to be sold to Blackstone-backed company
Olympics · 6:35 PM UTCPolitics and drama as Biles, Belarus and New Zealand's Hubbard in focus
Three women dominated the focus at the Olympics on Monday - U.S. gymnast Simone Biles, Belarus sprinter Krystsina Tsimanouskaya and New Zealand's Laurel Hubbard - as politics and personal issues played out at the Tokyo Games.
EnergyU.S. natgas gains as forecasts project hotter weather
U.S. natural gas futures rose on Monday as forecasts predicted hotter weather over the coming weeks than previously expected, which is likely to boost demand for cooling.