President Biden worked to reassure dubious allies that the United States is back and to rally like-minded democracies in what he repeatedly cast as an existential battle against the world’s autocracies.
Even if a Senate-passed bill providing $52 billion in subsidies for the chip industry becomes law, the United States will still face stiff global competition to attract factories that make the cutting-edge technology.
Experts say the “perfect storm” of the coronavirus pandemic, increased inequality and protests against police brutality is to blame for the surge in shootings. They’re bracing for an even deadlier summer.
A rowdy school board meeting at Loudoun County featured outraged complaints from conservative parents, who lined up to objected to a racial equity initiative adopted by the school system two years ago.
The incident, which was caught in viral videos, left four teenagers arrested, authorities said. But the videos left many critics questioning whether police needed to use such force over a vaping ordinance.