Throughout America's history, Black women have fought for civil rights and women's rights, often at great personal risk. They paved the way for Kamala Harris, the first woman, first Black and first Asian American vice president.
Texas lifts its mask mandate and allows all businesses to open without capacity restrictions. President Biden’s first failed Cabinet nomination. And the building that reminds people of … the poop emoji.
This public airing of royal laundry is remarkable. In past scandals, the palace was loath to comment on anything, let alone internal investigations of how royal family members treat their courtiers and servants.
Gila Gamliel blamed one of the nation’s worst ecological disasters on an act of “environmental terrorism.” But other Israeli government officials, including some in her ministry, expressed skepticism about the claim, according to local media reports.
D.C. will scrap its problem-riddled vaccine sign-up website. In Virginia, health departments and hospitals will hold large-scale vaccination clinics. Montgomery County expanded vaccine eligibility in its county-run clinics.
The move to end the NFL's longest-running cheerleading squad came less than one month after Washington halted its all-female program, after a confidential settlement with ex-cheerleaders who were unwitting subjects of lewd videos.
Major League Baseball sent a memo to teams informing them the Class AAA season will be pushed back a month and that they will be able to utilize alternate training sites to keep players close in case of covid-19 outbreaks.