S. would contribute to COVAX . The money has already been appropriated by Congress. The US is committed to working through COVAX to ensure "equitable distribution of vaccines and funding globally", White House press secretary Jen Psaki said.
From January through June of last year, that was 77.8 years for the entire USA population, down from 78.8 years in 2019. Life expectancy in America had already shown signs of stalling in the years before the coronavirus , after rising steadily for most of the period since World War II.
A federal lawsuit accusing Donald Trump , Rudy Giuliani , Proud Boys , and Oath Keepers of conspiring to incite a violent riot at the Capitol on January 6 has been filed by the NAACP and the civil rights law firm Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll.
All travellers and contacts have been tested and quarantined. The Health Ministry said it was "making an effort to examine the extent of the outbreak" in Israel's northern triangle region, made up of Arab towns and villages where the inoculation rollout has lagged behind the rest of the country due in part to mistrust in the central government.
The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) sought to cut power use in response to a winter record of 69,150 MW on Sunday evening, more than 3,200 MW higher than the previous winter peak in January 2018. Average spot power across the Texas grid hit the state's $9,000 per megawatt-hour price cap again on Monday.Liquefied natural gas exports from the US plummeted after the freeze shut ports and wells.West Texas Intermediate futures rose by as much as 2.5%, above $60 a barrel for the first ...
The Biden administration on Friday said it would allow tens of thousands of asylum-seekers waiting in Mexico. About 70,000 asylum-seekers were enrolled in the programme officially called Migrant Protection Protocols since it was introduced in January 2019.