In a 223-to-207 vote, the House removed Representative Paul Gosar, Republican of Arizona, from two committees for posting an animated video that depicted him killing a Democratic congresswoman and assaulting President Biden.
Migrants have been placed in a warehouse along the Belarus-Poland border, after spending weeks camped out in fields. Between 2,000 and 4,000 migrants are at the border, many of them from Syria, Iraq and other parts of the Middle East.
President Biden said the newly signed infrastructure law would help the United States counter China in the battle to dominate the 21st-century economy, as broad swaths of his agenda remained stuck in Congress.
The 18-person jury was winnowed to 12 through an old-fashioned process: slips of paper with the jurors' numbers were placed in a tumbler, and Mr. Rittenhouse removed six numbers which corresponded to jurors that were to be dismissed.
Danny Fenster, an American journalist who was imprisoned by Myanmar's junta for six months, reunited with family in New York City. He was released by Myanmar into the custody of Bill Richardson, a former U.S. diplomat who helped secure his freedom.
Mark Richards, a defense lawyer for Kyle Rittenhouse, argued that Mr. Rittenhouse acted in self-defense against threats by people in the crowd when he shot three men, killing two, during protests in Kenosha, Wis., on Aug. 25, 2020.
A Ministry of Foreign Affairs spokesman said China's leader, Xi Jinping, pressed President Biden not to challenge China on Taiwan in a meeting between the two leaders. The island democracy's independence is one of the most contentious issues between China and the U.S.
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