Monday, August 2, 2021

Cuomo mandates vaccines or testing for NYC transit workers

August 2, 2021 10:06 am NEW YORK (AP) — Gov. Andrew Cuomo said workers in New York City's airports and public transit system will have to get coronavirus vaccinations or...

US manufacturing increased in July but at slower pace

August 2, 2021 9:21 am WASHINGTON (AP) — Growth in U.S. manufacturing slowed in July amid ongoing supply-chain problems. ...

Giant panda in French zoo gives birth to female twins

August 2, 2021 9:01 am PARIS (AP) — A giant panda on loan to France from China gave birth to two female twin cubs early Monday, a French zoo announced,...

Turkey battles wildfires for 6th day; EU to send planes

August 2, 2021 7:56 am BOZALAN, Turkey (AP) — Selcuk Sanli let his two cows lose to fend for themselves, put his family’s most treasured belongings in a car and...

Back-to-school gear: Thinking outside the (lunch)box

August 2, 2021 7:31 am Looking to put a fresh spin on things as kids head back to class after last year's patchwork of remote and in-person learning? ...

Weeknight pasta comes with tasty shortcut

August 2, 2021 6:46 am On the Italian island of Sardinia, we were smitten with a richly flavored pasta with ground pork and wild fennel. It came loaded with a...

UK eases travel restrictions as industry lobbies for more

August 2, 2021 6:41 am LONDON (AP) — Britain opened its borders to fully vaccinated travelers from the U.S. and European Union on Monday as travel industry leaders urged the...

Birth and death at a Beirut hospital hit in blast a year ago

August 2, 2021 1:26 am BEIRUT (AP) — Emmanuelle Khnaisser had been in labor all day, and now it was in the last stages. Her baby — her first —...

A year ago: Death and birth at hospital hit by Beirut blast

August 2, 2021 1:16 am BEIRUT (AP) — Emmanuelle Khnaisser had been in labor all day, and now it was in the last stages. Her baby — her first —...

Tourists flee as wildfires threaten Turkish beach resorts

August 1, 2021 10:11 am ISTANBUL (AP) — Wildfires raged Sunday near Turkey's holiday beach destinations of Antalya and Mugla as the discovery of more bodies caused the death toll...

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$1T infrastructure bill gets first action as senators dig in

August 2, 2021 6:56 pm WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer sought to speed up consideration of a nearly $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure...

Laughter, tears, cheers at funeral for Biz Markie

August 2, 2021 6:56 pm PATCHOGUE, N.Y. (AP) — With laughter and tears, songs and stories, friends and family of Biz Markie celebrated his life...

3 dead, 1 hurt in rural South Carolina shooting

August 2, 2021 6:31 pm GREENWOOD, S.C. (AP) — Three people were killed and one other person was hurt in a shooting Monday in rural...