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The nationwide protests over George Floyd's death while in the custody of Minneapolis police gave a handful of big-city mayors a national platform, as they dealt with difficult issues of racism, law enforcement and civil unrest in their jurisdictions. Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms, in particular, proved particularly adept at balancing official responsibilities while expressing her personal experiences as a black woman raising four children in these turbulent times. … [Read more...] about Who could be Joe Biden’s vice-presidential candidate?
Almost 120,000 people have died with Covid-19 in the US since the pandemic began, a number that health experts say could have been much higher had testing not been ramped up. Testing, health officials say, is important to understand where and how widely coronavirus is spreading, and therefore prevent further deaths. … [Read more...] about Donald Trump: Re-election campaign denies low turnout manipulation claim
According to the dispatch, since late June, northern mountainous provinces have suffered from heavy downpours, resulting in flash floods, landslides, human and property losses, especially in Lào Cai, Yên Bái, Hà Giang, Lai Châu and Sơn La provinces. … [Read more...] about Lào Cai hit hardest by heavy rain at weekend