At least five people were injured when severe weather struck an auto dealership, homes, and other businesses in eastern Pennsylvania, authorities said.
The US Senate was poised on Friday to vote to begin debate on a $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill that is one of Democratic President Joe Biden’s top domestic priorities.
One person was killed after a semi truck and motorcycle collided on Interstate 75 in Dayton, Ohio, on Friday morning. The crash was reported on southbound I-75 near Stanley Avenue at 6:50am. The Dayton police department tweeted that the I-75 remains closed due to the fatal accident.
The US House of Representatives will take up a measure on Friday to extend a Covid-19 eviction moratorium through Dec. 31 that is set to expire Saturday as millions of US households could be forced out of rental homes.
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The measures are Biden’s latest attempt to spur reluctant Americans to get vaccinated as the Delta variant of the coronavirus surges nationwide, infecting unvaccinated people in particular.
An airliner carrying the 221 Afghans, including 57 children and 15 babies, according to the internal document obtained by The Associated Press, touched down at Washington Dulles International Airport in the early morning hours, according to tracking of the flight by FlightAware.
About a dozen other states have passed similar or more restrictive abortion bans, which could take effect if the U.S. Supreme Court were to overturn Roe v. Wade.
The two generals also discussed “issues of mutual interests”, which is likely to have included the deteriorating situation in Afghanistan in wake of the rapid advances being made by the Taliban to grab territory there, said an official.
Former cardinal Theodore McCarrick, who was defrocked after a Vatican investigation confirmed he had sexually molested adults as well as children, has been charged with sexually assaulting a teenage boy during a wedding reception in the 1970s, court records show.