Enough Vaccine Will Be Available for Every U.S. Adult by May 31, Biden Says

Here’s what you need to know: Paige Blankenship, left, Ohio State University clinic manager, administers one of the first Johnson & Johnson vaccines to Osvaldo Campanella in Columbus, Ohio, on Tuesday.Credit…Jay Laprete/Associated Press President Biden announced Tuesday that there would be enough doses of the coronavirus vaccine available for the entire adult population in the […]

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U.S. Is Edging Toward Normal, Alarming Some Officials

Here’s what you need to know: Pink’s Hot Dogs in Los Angeles reopened on Monday after being closed for two months. The restaurant has been in business since 1939.Credit…Frederic J. Brown/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images Tens of thousands of students walked into classrooms in Chicago public schools on Monday for the first time in nearly […]

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After Stimulus, Biden to Tackle Another Politically Tricky Issue: Infrastructure

Mr. Biden campaigned on a sprawling infrastructure agenda, with trillions of dollars invested in transportation, water and sewer lines, and the scaffoldings of an energy sector that significantly reduces the United States’ carbon emissions, funded by tax increases on multinational companies and high earners. The components of the plan poll well — which was not […]

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How Pro-Trump Forces Pushed a Lie About Antifa at the Capitol Riot

Ms. Ingraham, who told Fox News viewers about “antifa sympathizers” at the riot, later shared on Twitter that the Washington Times article she cited had been debunked; she did not issue an on-air correction. Mr. Herman, the Limbaugh guest host who speculated about antifa, wrote in an email on Saturday that “it was clear a […]

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Cuomo Investigation: Governor Attacked Over His ‘Independent Review’ of Sex Harassment Claims

ALBANY, N.Y. — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo on Sunday sought to stem the growing political fallout over fresh allegations of sexual harassment, acknowledging that he may have made inappropriate remarks that could “have been misinterpreted as an unwanted flirtation” to a young female aide during private meetings last spring. Mr. Cuomo, 63, said that his […]

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Lindsey Boylan, Ex-Aide, Says Cuomo Sexually Harassed Her

ALBANY, N.Y. — A former aide to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo published a lengthy essay on Wednesday morning accusing the governor of sexual harassment and outlining several unsettling episodes, including an unsolicited kiss in his Manhattan office. The aide, Lindsey Boylan, described several years of uncomfortable interactions with Mr. Cuomo, a third-term Democrat, including an […]

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Saudi Prince Approved Khashoggi’s Death, U.S. Report Says

WASHINGTON — Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of Saudi Arabia approved the assassination of the Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi in 2018, according to an intelligence report that the Biden administration released on Friday to remind the world of the brutal killing. An elite team of operatives helped carry out the killing, the report said. […]

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Top Senate Official Disqualifies Minimum Wage From Stimulus Plan

Republicans applauded her ruling. “This decision reinforces reconciliation cannot be used as a vehicle to pass major legislative change — by either party — on a simple majority vote,” said Senator Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, the top Republican on the Budget Committee. “This decision will, over time, reinforce the traditions of the Senate.” While […]

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