President Biden delivered remarks following the Colonial Pipeline cyberattack and urged Americans not to panic over gas availability. The president also warned gas stations against taking advantage of the current gas shortage.
Police in New York said that Farrakhan Muhammad, the suspect in a shooting that injured three people in Times Square over the weekend, was taken into custody by federal marshals in Florida on Wednesday.
Attorney General Merrick B. Garland and Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro N. Mayorkas testified to senators about the threat of domestic terrorism and extremism, which they both said is often racially or ethically motivated.
Queen Elizabeth opened her 67th Parliament with a speech focused on international diplomacy and affairs in the United Kingdom. The speech was seen as a reassuring sign of continuity for Britain's monarchy.
On Monday, President Biden gave an update on the economic outlook for the country after a disappointing monthly jobs report on Friday. The president maintained in his speech that economic growth was continuing, despite pandemic losses.
Bob Baffert, a Hall of Fame trainer, denied wrongdoing on Sunday after the 2021 Kentucky Derby winner, Medina Spirit, failed a drug test after the race. Mr. Baffert's horses have failed five tests in just over a year.
A car bombing killed at least 50 people and wounded more than 100 outside a high school in Kabul on Saturday while girls were leaving class. Afghan officials placed blame on the Taliban, though they have denied responsibility.
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