Biden Administration Struggles to Boost Vaccination Rates as COVID-19 Surges.

In some cities and counties, officials ask everyone, including the vaccinated, to again wear masks indoors

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Afghan Civilian Casualties Soar Ahead of US Pullout.

Afghan Civilian Casualties Soar Ahead of US Pullout.

The United Nations says civilian casualties in Afghanistan rose by 47 percent in the first six months of 2021

'This Was a Coup': Police Officers Describe Capitol Riot to US Lawmakers.

'This Was a Coup': Police Officers Describe Capitol Riot to US Lawmakers.

Special US House panel launches investigation into January 6 riot #WashingtonJanuary6

Nigerian Companies Use Charcoal Substitutes to Reduce Deforestation.

Nigerian Companies Use Charcoal Substitutes to Reduce Deforestation.

Nigeria banned charcoal exports after a World Bank report showed the country lost nearly half its forest cover in just a decade

US Defense Secretary Pushes for Integrated Deterrence, Calls for 'Stable Relationship' with China.

US Defense Secretary Pushes for Integrated Deterrence, Calls for 'Stable Relationship' with China.

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is visiting Southeast Asia

As Britain Reopens, Scientists Warn of Fertile Ground for Coronavirus Variants.

As Britain Reopens, Scientists Warn of Fertile Ground for Coronavirus Variants.

High infection rates and incomplete vaccination program prompts warnings that variants could develop resistance to vaccines