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uscoronavirus jun18 The White House announced that cases of coronavirus infections and deaths in the United States are at the lowest levels since the start of the pandemic. "Instead of heading into a summer, like last summer — of isolation, uncertainty, and loss — we're headed into a summer of joy, celebration, and increasing freedom from the virus," COVID-19 Response Coordinator Jeff Zients said at a routine news

ussupremecourt 0618 The Supreme Court has dismissed a challenge to the Affordable Care Act in a decision that could mark the end of the line for major legal challenges to the Obama-era health care law. It was the third major challenge that the Republicans posed against the Affordable Care Act that ensured health care coverage for millions of Americans. Some of its provisions, including coverage for pre-existing cond

biden putin 061721 The United States and Russia have agreed to open a dialogue on nuclear arms control. In their first meeting in Geneva, with the aim of reducing the risk of armed conflicts and the threat of nuclear war, US President Joe Biden and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin agreed to begin an integrated bilateral Strategic Stability Dialogue in the near future. "Through this Dialogue, we seek to lay

uscoronavirus jun17 The United States on Wednesday reported 12433 new coronavirus infections, taking the national total to 33,498,511. This is lower than the 7-day average of 12819. 374 new deaths reported on the same day took the total COVID death toll in the country to 600,653, as per the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 332. Texas reported the most number of cases -

california 061621 People of California Tuesday celebrated the grand full reopening of the state, the worst-affected by the pandemic, after lockdown for more than a year. The state had suffered the worst record in both the COVID metrics - 3,804,871 cases and 63,208 deaths - in the United States. Governor Gavin Newsom welcomed the milestone at Universal Studios Hollywood, where he highlighted the attractions Califo

eu us flag 061621 The United States and the European Union made taken a number of important decisions that help resolve long-standing trade disputes and strengthen the trade relations between the two entities.

uscoronavirus jun16 The United States on Tuesday reported 12580 new coronavirus infections, taking the national total to 33,486,912. This is less than the 7-day average of 13747. 353 new deaths reported on the same day took the total COVID death toll in the country to 600,287. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 341. California reported the most number of cases -1218, and most deaths - 55. A total of 28,578,701 p

bitcoin jun15 Bitcoin crossed a strong support level of $40000 late Monday, riding on the quick boost it received the day before from a positive Elon Musk tweet. The most popular cryptocurrency's price rose to more than $39,400 in the early hours of Monday, showing a 12.5 percent improvement. And the price crossed $40000 later in the day, and went as high as $40949.However, it is trading at $39,968 at the

uscoronavirus jun15 The United States on Monday reached the grim milestone of losing 600,000 lives due to the COVID-19 pandemic. US President Joe Biden, who is in Europe to attend a series of international summits, offered tributes to the American victims of the deadly virus. "My heart goes out to all those who have lost a loved one. I know that black hole that seems to consume you, that fills up your chest when y

natosummit jun15 The NATO Summit in Brussels warned of the military threat posed by China, and reaffirmed the Alliance's dual-track approach of defense and dialogue towards Russia. Leaders of 30 European and North American countries who convened at NATO Headquarters Monday took important decisions to chart the Alliance's course over the next decade and beyond. They called on China to uphold its international com

uscoronavirus jun14 COVID-19 metrics in the United States fell to the levels seen during the initial stages of the pandemic. New cases and deaths recorded on Sunday were the lowest in more than a year. With 5,285 new cases, the number of people infected with coronavirus in the U.S. increased to 34,321,158. This is nearly one third of the weekly average of 14,288 cases.

nato jun14 Leaders of 30 European and North American countries convened at NATO Headquarters in Brussels, Belgium, Monday to discuss key issues, take decisions about the future of NATO and agree on concrete measures to adapt the Alliance, as part of the NATO 2030 agenda. Major topics under discussion include NATO's role in a changing geostrategic environment, collective defense, emerging technologies, clima

nasa jun11 Forced lockdowns across the world due to the coronavirus pandemic had a direct impact on the effect on ozone pollution, a NASA study has found. As the lockdowns slowed global commerce, emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx) decreased 15 percent globally, with local reductions as high as 50 percent, according to a study led by scientists at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Southern California. As

uscoronavirus jun11 With 14880 new cases, the number of people infected with coronavirus in the U.S. increased to 34,275,783. The 7-day average of daily new cases is 13,412. 424 new deaths reported on Thursday took the total COVID death toll in the country to 614,007. The 7-day average of COVID deaths is 387. California reported the most number of cases -1039, while most deaths - 37 - were recorded in Georgia. A t

g7 jun11 The leaders of G7 countries will endorse the historic agreement reached last week by finance ministers for a global minimum corporate tax of at least 15 percent during their ongoing summit. The U.S. proposal, agreed to by other member nations, is a critical step towards ending the decades-long race to the bottom that pushes nations to compete over who can offer the lowest tax rate to large corpor

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