A new analysis of road deaths found that Black people were almost 25 percent more likely to be killed in traffic crashes in recent years than Whites, a deep disparity that appears to have got significantly worse during the pandemic.
Even as coronavirus restrictions were lifted and protests quieted, the violence has continued to grow, and local leaders are grappling with a possibility they long feared: that a decades-long era of declining murder rates in cities may be over.
Sawmills and lumber yards are where Jerome H. Powell looks to understand the snarled supply chains that have pushed up prices across the economy and sparked concern that the Federal Reserve is mismanaging the recovery.
Recent visibility and violence have entwined as a knot in the psyches of many Asian American men, who face stereotypes whether they are movie stars playing superheroes or regular guys who just want to get fit.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention analyzed adult vaccination rates by age through May 22, finding 80 percent of adults older than 65 had been immunized compared with just 38.3 percent of 18- to 29-year-olds.
Biles is nearly guaranteed to earn a place on the team at this weekend’s trials, and Jordan Chiles and Sunisa Lee have established themselves as top contenders. If they perform well, the meet could turn into a race for the fourth spot on the team.