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"No vaccine is perfect and we will continue to see breakthrough infections...they'll mostly be mild or asymptomatic and really they're not of huge concern for the individual," Dr. @johnbrownstein  says about breakthrough COVID-19 cases.

Dr. Jason Vargas, of the Arizona chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics, joins @ABCNewsLive  to discuss masking guidance amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

"Heavy rains overwhelmed some of the city's flood defenses." @BrittynClennett  has the latest after central China is inundated by torrential downpours.

"After being cooped up quarantining, many Americans are ready to get out and mingle." @elwynlopez  has an in-depth look at dating as COVID-19 restrictions have been lifted and some apps report a surge in polyamorous interest.

ABC News’ @Alex_Presha  speaks with millennials making six figures, but who say it doesn’t go as far as you think because of soaring student debt and high living costs.

ABC News@byronpitts  speaks with USA Today columnist and ABC News contributor @cbrennansports  ahead of the 2021 opening ceremony as COVID-19 cases rise among athletes in Tokyo.

IT'S NOT TOO LATE: @Ginger_Zee  reports from Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge on sea level rise, its effect on forests and the historical significance of what used to be a marsh and is now open water.

ABC News’ @KennethMoton  reports on Nigeria’s men’s basketball squad, which upset Team USA in an exhibition game ahead of the Olympics, highlighting the growth of the sport in Africa.

ABC News’ @DymburtNews  speaks with 12-year-old Gui Khury, the first to land a 1080 on a vert ramp in competition, helping to make him the youngest ever to bring home gold at the X Games.


Sen. Chuck Schumer says Gang of Eight was not informed ahead of time of U.S. airstrike that killed Iranian commander Qassem Soleimani. "The need for advance consultation and transparency with Congress was put in the Constitution for a reason."

Maximo Alvarez makes emotional comments about his life in America after his family fled communism: "Right now, it is up to us to decide our fate and to choose freedom over oppression. Pres. Trump, he's fighting the forces of anarchy and communism."

"This is a victory for those who champion humanity over inhumanity, those who champion justice over injustice," Attorney Ben Crump says, after Chauvin is found guilty on all three counts in the death of George Floyd.

Ventura County officials give news update on Naya Rivera search. "The conditions are difficult...We're still continuing the search."

"The possibility of airborne transmission in public settings... cannot be ruled out," Prof. Benedetta Allegranzi, WHO technical lead, says about COVID-19. "There is some evidence emerging, but is not definitive."

@LinseyDavis : "Do you hold Amy Klobuchar responsible?" Myon Burrell: "Yes. Personally, I feel like she is the source of everything that happened, with her charging me."

Suspect in shooting of judge's family found dead of apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound, multiple law enforcement sources tell @ABC  News. The deceased suspect was an attorney who had a case before Judge Salas in 2015, sources say.

@jonkarl  at Pres. Trump’s rally in Manchester, New Hampshire, to @LinseyDavis : “Trump supporters are as fired up as I have ever seen them.”

"It was like shocking because I left my beloved homeland to be safe here," @AlinejadMasih  says following an announcement by federal prosecutors that she was a target of a kidnapping plot by Iran’s intelligence network.