If your coach doesn't react like this when you win Olympic gold, do they even care? 😏
A massive sandstorm engulfs a city in northwest China on Sunday, turning the sky yellow and severely reducing visibility within minutes.
At least nine people were killed in a rockslide in India, after large boulders hurtled down a valley and destroyed a bridge
Thesis: This was the week that vaccinated America started to get really fed up.
JUST IN: GOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger accepts House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's invitation to sit on the Jan. 6 select committee: "I will work diligently to ensure we get to the truth and hold those responsible for the attack fully accountable.”
U.S. could see a wave of Covid-19 vaccine mandates as soon as the FDA grants full approval to one or more of the shots, public health experts predict.
USA men's basketball was defeated by France 83-76 in its opening game of group play. The loss ends a 25-game win streak dating back to the 2004 Games.
It turns out Murdoch's Sky News personality John Ruddick was among those who poured into Sydney's streets & put lives at risk. These marches were fuelled by a one-year propaganda campaign equating lockdown with dictatorship. And Murdoch pretends to have nothing to do with it.
The hospitalization levels in hard-hit states along with the rate of poltiicans and athletes testing positive indicates to me there is *much* more community spread of Covid right now than testing is picking up.
Texas has begun arresting illegal immigrants who are trespassing in Texas or vandalizing property & fences. They are now being sent to this jail rather than being released like the Biden Admin. has been doing. We are adding more officers, National Guard & jails.
The #TokyoOlympics officially began with an opening ceremony held in a mostly empty stadium. ▪️ At least 106 athletes and staff have tested positive for #COVID19 . ▪️ Tokyo is under a state of emergency after its most cases in 6 months. ▪️ About 15% of athletes are unvaccinated.
@LarryMadowo ’s uncle died of Covid-19 before he could get a vaccine in Kenya, where just 1.1% of the population is fully vaccinated, compared to nearly 50% in the US. It’s an example of deadly global vaccine inequity, with richer countries hoarding vaccines – and costing lives.
Here's the protest just outside Olympic Stadium in Tokyo, which is easily audible inside during quiet moments
NEW: A New York City pilot program to respond to 911 calls for mental health crises with social workers instead of cops appears to be reducing unnecessary hospitalizations, while increasing the percentage of people who accept help when offered.
#SB19 is all set for the release of their mini-EP 'Pagsibol,' which talks about growth. The group reflected on how they've changed since they started & how their growing fanbase embraced them, their music & their goal for the local music scene to take the world stage. | @mjfelipe