The U.S. vaccine rollout has plateaued and the course of the coronavirus pandemic in this country may depend on how many people are ultimately swayed to get vaccinated.
Iraq's prime minister says his country no longer requires American combat troops to fight the Islamic State group, but a formal time frame for redeployment will depend on the outcome of talks with U.S. officials this week. (July 25)
Authorities predict a high probability of above-average temperatures for much of the U.S. over the next several days.
Here are the top stories for Saturday, July 24th: Dixie Fire spreads as western wildfires rage; Police use tear gas at Paris virus rules protest; Thousands join protest against Sydney lockdown; FLOTUS watches OLY basketball with Macron, swimming (July 24)
Highlights of this day in history: Andrea Doria begins to sink after a collision in the North Atlantic; An Air France Concorde crashes outside Paris; First 'test-tube' baby born; Golfer Ben Hogan dies; 'A Chorus Line' opens on Broadway. (July 25)
Wildfires are raging across western states amid 2021 heatwave and drought: California, Oregon and Washington.
A poll shows most unvaccinated Americans don't plan to get a shot. Meanwhile, the U.S. plans to buy 200M more Pfizer doses. Latest COVID-19 updates.
Thousands of people took to the streets of Sydney and other Australian cities on Saturday to protest lockdown restrictions amid another surge in cases. (July 24)
Protesters clashed with police in Paris on Saturday at a rally against a bill requiring everyone to have a special virus pass to enter restaurants and other venues. (July 24)
Phil Valentine's family says he wishes he had been a more vocal advocate for vaccines now that he has been hospitalized with COVID in critical care.
Firefighters in the western US state of Oregon on Saturday continued to struggle with a wildfire that has ravaged rural lands and destroyed homes. (July 24)
The search over the last four weeks identified 96 bodies in the debris, with a death toll of 97 and one person still unaccounted for.
The fast-moving Dixie Fire, the largest of seven wildfires blazing in California, has prompted more evacuations amid hot, breezy conditions and low humidity, authorities said. (July 24)
US First Lady Jill Biden departed Yokota Air Base on Saturday to travel to Honolulu, after her visit for the Tokyo Olympics.(July 24)
For some couples, having different nonsexual intimacy preferences can be a strain on the relationship. Here’s how to meet in the middle.
Firefighters worked through the night to tackle the Bootleg Fire, now at over 400,000 acres, in Oregon. This footage shows the difference in fire behavior overnight versus daytime and why resources have been working at night on this fire.
The main goal of the mission, called Europa Clipper, is to determine if the icy moon has conditions suitable for life.
In January, a poultry plant leak killed six employees and injured dozens. Now OSHA has fined operators for various violations totaling $1 million.
A look at the day's best photographs from around the world.
Tropical Storm Nepartak, which formed Friday night over the western Pacific Ocean, may arrive at the shores of mainland Japan by Tuesday.
The Tamarack Fire south of Lake Tahoe continues to burn through miles of timber in national-forest land. More than 1,200 firefighters are battling blaze, which has forced evacuations in several communities in Nevada and California. (July 23)
Kansas City Chiefs Tight End Travis Kelce is encouraging fellow NFL professionals and the wider public to play some offense against the COVID-19 pandemic. (July 23)
Joseph Mercola, an osteopathic physician in Cape Coral, Fla., is a key figure in the “Disinformation Dozen” spreading anti-vaccine messaging, researchers said.
I've written three books about Donald Trump, and I spoke with him this spring. He won't be able to resist the lure of the presidency.
Down to his last rounds of ammunition, with bruises and a leg injury, the man was rescued by a helicopter crew that just happened by.
It took Dr. Ryan Weight almost a year to ask Jerri Hobdy out on a date. However, it only took one bubble tea outing to solidify their connection.
Damon Holick asked Erica Willard, his high school sweetheart, to marry him two times. One of the proposals was captured in a photo that went viral.
Bras in the parks, skivvies on Fifth Avenue: Is this the logical endpoint of increasingly blurred distinctions between public and private?
The rappers Sameh Zakout, left, and Uriya Rosenman dissect the Israeli-Palestinian conflict’s racist clichés from both sides.