Dr. Rochelle Walensky, the director of the CDC, said she authorized booster shots for frontline workers, against an advisory panel's recommendation, in order to protect communities disproportionately affected by the pandemic. nyti.ms/3u8kCtH
People close to Britney Spears and insiders with firsthand knowledge of her conservatorship reveal how a legal arrangement that she called "abusive" has controlled her life. Watch our new documentary Friday on FX at 10 p.m. Eastern, or stream it on Hulu. nyti.ms/3CJjlMB
President Biden vowed Friday that Border Patrol agents who mistreated Haitian migrants crossing the Rio Grande "will pay" after an investigation is completed, calling the scene at the border "horrible to see." nyti.ms/3zFFrhg
The testimonies from Kelly’s accusers were, by far, the most impactful part of the trial. Eight Jane Does gave searing testimony on alleged beatings, statutory rape and forced abortions.
Kelly, 54, is facing one count of racketeering and eight counts of violating the Mann Act, which prohibits transporting individuals across state lines for the purpose of prostitution. Kelly has pleaded not guilty to all charges. huffpost.com/entry/r-kelly-…
The prosecution’s witness list was thorough, with 45 people taking the stand, including eight former employees of Kelly’s and 11 accusers. The defense called only five witnesses, including Kelly’s former security guard and accountant. huffpost.com/entry/r-kelly-…
The Gilgamesh Dream Tablet's return to Iraq marks the end of a 30-year odyssey in which it was stolen from a museum, auctioned to Hobby Lobby and shown in Washington before being seized by Homeland Security.
Britney Spears has called the conservatorship that’s controlled her life “abusive.” Now, insiders with firsthand knowledge reveal how it worked in our new documentary, “Controlling Britney Spears,” at 10 p.m. Eastern on @FXNetworks or streaming on @hulu.
Huawei’s Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou has reached an agreement with U.S. prosecutors to resolve the bank fraud case against her, according to sources familiar with the matter, in a process that should allow her to leave Canada reut.rs/3zEnYpe
Thousands of internally displaced people are being returned to their homes in Mozambique's Cabo Delgado province six months after a major militant attack. But some say repatriation is premature reut.rs/2XOIXJq
German millionaires are moving assets into Switzerland as they are scared if the center Social Democrats, hard-left Linke and the Greens come to power, the reintroduction of a wealth tax could be on the political agenda, according to bankers reut.rs/3i5wpEd