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    Covid-19 Live Updates: Biden Suggests Every American Could Be Offered Vaccine by August

    President Biden struck an optimistic tone, predicting “we’ll be in a very different circumstance” by next Christmas. And vaccine supply is increasing to 13.5 million doses a week, the White House said.

    Hurricane Iota Live Updates: Still ‘Extremely Dangerous’ at Category 2

    The storm is barreling across parts of Central America that are still reeling from Hurricane Eta’s impact less than two weeks ago.

    Covid-19 Live Updates: Missouri Motorcycle Rally Draws Concerns a Month After Sturgis

    A surge of infections in the Southwest and Midwest is partly driving an uptick in cases nationally. The eight remaining members of the Supreme Court are expected to hear arguments next month via telephone.

    Covid-19 Live Updates: N.I.H. Director Undercuts Trump’s Comments Speculating About a Vaccine by Election Day

    Two top health officials appeared before a Senate panel the day after AstraZeneca announced a hold in a vaccine trial. Britain will ban most gatherings of more than six people starting Monday.

    Covid-19 Live Updates: At-Home Virus Tests Remain ‘Aspirational’

    Experts urge caution at Labor Day celebrations after cases spiked following other U.S. holidays. Melbourne, Australia, extended its lockdown by two weeks.
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    Oil Pipeline Bursts Under Ob River in Siberia

    A pipeline carrying partially refined oil under the Ob River in Siberia burst on Saturday and the spill caught fire on the river’s surface.

    Prosecutor Seeks Life Sentence for Americans in Killing of Italian Officer

    Two San Francisco men, she said, instigated a “violent, deadly, disproportionate attack” in a confrontation with plainclothes military police officers.

    The Dalai Lama receives his first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine.

    “This injection is very, very helpful,” said the 85-year-old Tibetan spiritual leader.

    Why the Canadian Housing Market Is Soaring in the Pandemic

    The head of the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation apologized for forecasting a big drop in housing prices last year.