Watch Live: Biden Speaks After Taliban Takeover of Afghanistan
President Biden addresses the crisis in Afghanistan following the collapse of the Afghan government to the Taliban.
United Nations Must Not 'Abandon' Afghanistan, Secretary General Says
AntÃ³nio Guterres, the United Nations Secretary General, voiced concern over accounts of human rights violations in Taliban-controlled Afghanistan, and fears that its seizure of power would bring 'a return to the darkest days' for Afghan women and girls.
Rescue Efforts Continue in Haiti as Storm Approaches
People sought shelter in tents and rescuers sifted rubble for survivors and bodies after a 7.2-magnitude earthquake killed at least 1,300 in western Haiti on Saturday. Tropical Depression Grace threatened further harm to the country this week.
San Francisco Bars Unvaccinated People From Indoor Spaces
Mayor London Breed announced some of the nation's most stringent restrictions on unvaccinated people, barring them from indoor venues like bars, restaurants, gyms and large concerts. Workers of these establishments have until Oct. 13 to prove that they are fully vaccinated.
Watch Full Video: Census Bureau Releases Data
The Census Bureau held a news conference to officially release the results of the first district-level results from the 2020 census. This data is expected to jump-start a fight over redistricting in all 50 states.
Dallas County Judge Issues Mask Mandate
A Texas judge ordered indoor mask-wearing in the Dallas area after rising coronavirus cases fueled by the Delta variant brought the levels of virus transmission and hospitalizations to those seen during the height of the pandemic.
Oregon Reinstates Indoor Mask Mandate to Slow Delta Variant
Gov. Kate Brown of Oregon said both vaccinated and unvaccinated people must wear masks again indoors starting on Friday. She warned that rising cases driven by the Delta variant could overrun hospitals in weeks.
Watch Live: Kathy Hochul Speaks After Cuomo Resignation
Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul gives her first address after Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo announced he would resign. She is expected to take office in two weeks.
Cuomo Says He Will Resign Following Sexual Harassment Report
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo of New York said his resignation would be effective in 14 days. The announcement came after a report from the state attorney general found he had sexually harassed 11 women. Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul will be sworn in to replace him.
Watch Live: Cuomo Addresses Public Amid Calls to Resign
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo of New York is expected to address allegations of sexual harassment and misconduct as he faces pressure to resign.