CDC to recommend vaccinated Americans wear masks indoors in some casesUnited States · 3:51 PM UTC
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is set on Tuesday to recommend fully vaccinated Americans wear masks indoors in at least some instances, as the more highly transmissible Delta variant of the coronavirus has led to a surge in infections, sources said.
SportsBiles uncertain if she will continue at Tokyo Games
United StatesPolice recount calamity of U.S. Capitol attack at panel hearing
United StatesGeorgia man pleads guilty to four murders in spa shootings, still faces Atlanta charges
HealthWest Virginia city makes final pitch in opioid lawsuit seeking $2.5 bln
United StatesU.S. consumer confidence at 17-month high; business spending on equipment strong
AmericasCoffee prices surge as unusual cold threatens Brazilian production
Olympics · 12:16 PM UTCJapan's Osaka fails to handle great expectations
Naomi Osaka, Japan's great hope for tennis gold, lost in the third round of the Tokyo Olympics on Tuesday, saying she had not known how to cope with the pressure of the occasion.
Scenes from a brutal battle in Ethiopia
Burned out vehicles, unburied bodies, family photographs: This is what was left behind after a battle in the northern village of Tigray
Environment · 10:38 AM UTCMyanmar floods, coup, complicate growing COVID-19 outbreak
Flooding in Myanmar has displaced hundreds of people, residents said on Tuesday, adding to the misery of a nation struggling against a fast-spreading coronavirus outbreak while living through the chaos created by a military coup in February.
Sustainable BusinessChina launches pilot programme to assess carbon emissions at new industrial projects
EnergyU.S. LNG exports in first half up 42% from a year ago -EIA
U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports accelerated in the first half of 2021, as colder weather drove LNG spot prices in Asia and Europe higher, the U.S Energy Information Administration (EIA) said in areport on Tuesday.