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China, Russia join US vowing emission cuts at climate summit

President Joe Biden speaks to the virtual Leaders Summit on Climate, from the East Room of the White House, Thursday, April 22, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

China and Russia have joined the United States in pledging big emissions cuts at a global climate summit convened by President Joe Biden

LeVar Burton to be 'Jeopardy!' guest host; petition credited

FILE - LeVar Burton attends the 70th National Book Awards ceremony in New York on Nov. 20, 2019. Burton will serve as guest host on the game show

The 200,000-plus LeVar Burton boosters who signed a petition calling for him to be the new “Jeopardy!”

Human remains found in search of missing Amish woman, 18

Authorities have announced the recovery of human remains during a search related to the disappearance of a young Amish woman in Pennsylvania last summer

Indonesian navy submarine reported missing with 53 people aboard

An Indonesian navy submarine conducting a training exercise with 53 people aboard was reported missing Wednesday.


Groups plant coral fragments at reefs off Florida Keys

Federal officials and environmental groups have begun to plant more than 60,000 fragments of nursery-raised coral at reefs located off the Florida Keys

Chauvin guilty of murder and manslaughter in Floyd's death

People hold signs as they march near the Hennepin County Government Center during a rally in Minneapolis on Monday, April 19, 2021, after the murder trial against former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin advanced to jury deliberations. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

The jury has reached a verdict at the murder trial of former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd

Police: 1 killed, 2 wounded in shooting at N.Y. grocery store

This aerial photo provided by WABC shows police responding to the scene of a shooting at a Stop & Shop supermarket in West Hempstead, N.Y., on Tuesday, April 20, 2021.   Nassau County Executive Laura Curran said in a tweet Tuesday there had been shooting at the Long Island supermarket and that the suspect has not been apprehended. (WABC via AP)

Police say a gunman shot three workers inside a manager’s office at a Long Island grocery store Tuesday, killing one of them

Murder case against ex-cop in Floyd's death goes to the jury

In this image from video, former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin listens as his defense attorney Eric Nelson gives closing arguments as Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill preside Monday, April 19, 2021, in the trial of Chauvin at the Hennepin County Courthouse in Minneapolis. Chauvin is charged in the May 25, 2020, death of George Floyd.  (Court TV via AP, Pool)

The murder case against former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd has gone to the jury

Judge orders L.A. to offer shelter for homeless on Skid Row

FILE - In this Feb. 4, 2021, file photo, Jeff Page, right, also known as General Jeff, a homelessness activist and leader in the Downtown Los Angeles Skid Row Neighborhood Council, walks with U.S. District Court Judge David O. Carter, middle, and Michele Martinez, special master on the issues of homelessness, after a court hearing at Downtown Women's Center in Los Angeles. A judge overseeing a sweeping lawsuit about homelessness in Los Angeles has ordered the city and county Tuesday, April 20, 2021, to find shelter for all unhoused residents of Skid Row within 180 days. Judge David O. Carter also ordered an audit of all funding related to the crisis of people living on the streets. (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes, File)

A judge overseeing a sweeping lawsuit about homelessness in Los Angeles has ordered the city and county to find shelter for all unhoused residents of Skid Row within 180 days

Chicago child, 7, shot 6 times at McDonald's; father may have been target

The 7-year-old girl killed Sunday afternoon while with her father in a McDonald’s drive-thru was a first-grade student who attended a Chicago public school in Humboldt Park, and Chicago detectives are investigating her fatal shooting as...

COVID once spared the young. Now more are being hospitalized.

Keidy Ventura, 17, talks to the medical personnel after receiving her first dose of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in West New York, N.J., Monday, April 19, 2021. Ventura wanted to get the vaccine as soon as possible to protect her multi-generational family that she lives with. New Jersey is opening up COVID-19 vaccine eligibility to those 16 or older beginning Monday; only the Pfizer vaccine is authorized for teenagers younger than 18. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

The pediatrician told Melissa Zajacz of Medina, Ohio, that her 13-year-old son, Spencer, would be back to school in two weeks after he was diagnosed with Covid-19. Then came more trips to the doctor, fevers over 104 degrees and two visits to the...

Capitol police officer died of stroke one day after Jan. 6 riot, medical examiner rules

A sign outside the Rotunda memorialized U.S. Capitol Police Officer Brian D. Sicknick, 42, who died the day after engaging rioters during the Capitol attack. (Washington Post photo by Salwan Georges)

Capitol Police officer Brian Sicknick suffered two strokes and died a day after he confronted rioters at the Jan. 6 insurrection, the District of Columbia's chief medical examiner has ruled.

Walter Mondale, Carter's vice president, dies at 93

In this Wednesday, Sept. 5, 1984, file photo, Democratic presidential candidate Walter Mondale and his running mate, Geraldine Ferraro, wave as they leave an afternoon rally in Portland, Ore. Mondale, a liberal icon who lost the most lopsided presidential election after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, died Monday, April 19, 2021. He was 93. (AP Photo/Jack Smith, File)

Former Vice President Walter Mondale, a liberal icon who lost one of the most lopsided presidential elections after bluntly telling voters to expect a tax increase if he won, has died

Attorneys at Chauvin trial in Floyd death prepare final pitch

In this image from video, defense attorney Eric Nelson, left, and defendant, former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin address Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill during motions before the court Thursday, April 15, 2021, in the trial of Chauvin, at the Hennepin County Courthouse in Minneapolis. Chauvin is charged in the May 25, 2020, death of George Floyd. Chauvin told the judge he will not testify on his own behalf. (Court TV via AP, Pool)

Attorneys in the trial of a former Minneapolis police officer charged with killing George Floyd will make their closing arguments Monday

NASA's Mars helicopter takes flight, 1st for another planet

In this image from NASA, NASA's experimental Mars helicopter Ingenuity hovers above the surface of Mars Monday, April 19, 2021. The little 4-pound helicopter rose from the dusty red surface into the thin Martian air Monday, achieving the first powered, controlled flight on another planet. (NASA via AP)

NASA's experimental Mars helicopter has taken flight

Biden pressed on emissions goal as climate summit nears

FILE - In this Jan. 27, 2021, file photo President Joe Biden delivers remarks on climate change and green jobs, in the State Dining Room of the White House in Washington. When Biden convenes a virtual climate summit on Thursday, he faces a vexing task: how to put forward a nonbinding but symbolic goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions that will have a tangible impact not only on climate change efforts in the U.S. but throughout the world.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

President Joe Biden faces a vexing task as he convenes a virtual climate summit on Thursday

Former sheriff's deputy is suspect in 3 shooting deaths

Police, SWAT and medical personnel respond to a fatal shooting in the Arboretum area of northwest Austin on Sunday, April 18, 2021. (Brontë Wittpenn/Austin American-Statesman via AP)

A manhunt is underway for a former sheriff’s deputy wanted in the fatal shooting of three people in Austin, Texas

Half of U.S. adults have received at least one COVID-19 shot

Amanda Grimsley leaves the Music City Center in Nashville, Tenn., after receiving her second COVID-19 vaccine dose there on Sunday, April 18, 2021. Grimsley said she’s ready now after her vaccination to see her 96-year-old grandmother, who lives in Alabama and has been nervous about getting the vaccine after having a bad reaction to a flu shot. (AP Photo/Jonathan Mattise)

Half of all adults in the U.S. have now received at least one COVID-19 shot



The Day community begins moving beyond the COVID-19 pandemic

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