2 public workers shot repairing sewer main in South Carolina
US Supreme Court Justice Breyer mum on his future
Delta variant predicted to become predominant mutation across US: CDC
US president Joe Biden addresses press conference in Florida
Tune in as I deliver remarks from Surfside, Florida. https://t.co/TBrXZmEduK
— President Biden (@POTUS) 1625171418000One trapped, several hurt in Washington, DC building collapse
A worker was trapped and several people were injured on Thursday when a building under construction collapsed in Washington, fire officials said.”We have removed several other workers who were injured & evacuated 2 adjacent homes,” Washington Fire and EMS said on Twitter.
US state department spokesperson says US aware of Chinese leader Xi Jinping’s remarks, has taken note of them
China’s nuclear buildup is ‘concerning’: US state department spokesperson
Women make up 60% of White House staff, diversity total at 44%
Trump organisation lawyer says company is ‘very optimistic’ and ‘hopeful’ indictment will not have significant effects on the company: Press conference
Weisselberg released without bail, must surrender passport: New York court hearing
Prosecutor says Weisselberg himself avoided taxes on $1.7 million: New York court hearing
New York prosecutor at Trump organisation arraignment alleges ‘a sweeping and audacious illegal payment scheme’: Court hearing
White House sending special teams to Covid-19 hot spots to combat Delta variant
The White House on Thursday said it would send out special teams to hot spots around the country to combat the Delta variant, and urgently called on Americans who have not been vaccinated to get shots.White House Covid-19 senior adviser Jeffrey Zients told reporters the “surge response” teams would be ready to speed additional testing supplies and therapeutics to communities that were experiencing increases in Covid-19 cases.
Teams will be ready to surge additional testing, provide therapeutics, deploy federal personnel to help local staffing, us CDC expertise on containment and vaccinate more people: Zients
White House sending special teams to hot spots to combat Delta variant: Covid adviser Zients
US CDC reports total deaths of 602,401 due to coronavirus as of yesterday
The Delta variant is a threat to unvaccinated people: White House
White House Covid’s adviser Zients says by end of week, US will have shipped 40 million doses of Covid vaccines to other countries
67% of US adults have received at least one Covid shot: White House Covid-19 response team
Online brokerage Robinhood makes US IPO filing public
Robinhood, the online brokerage at the center of Wall Street’s recent retail trading frenzy, on Thursday disclosed paperwork for its flotation on the Nasdaq, setting the stage for one of the most hotly anticipated initial public offerings of the year.