Aug. 8, 2022

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Pandemic

Health officials recommend that anyone infected with the coronavirus isolate for at least 5 days — but for many, that timeline may be overly optimistic.

Abortion Battle

The vice president has tried to turn what many Democrats deem a crisis — the overturning of Roe vs. Wade — into a political opportunity.

One Arizona abortion clinic — run by a crew of defiant women — has become a haven in the post-Roe vs. Wade United States.

Environmental disaster

Time and again, a mining company promised to clean up uranium waste in northwest New Mexico. Now it wants to buy out residents and avoid a full cleanup.

Care for Caregivers

The workers signed their first union contract with the state about a year ago. Now, they want retirement benefits.

For Your Mind

Young people experience high rates of climate anxiety. Some channel their worries into action, often through advocacy work.

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The Dodgers paid tribute to their late broadcaster, Vin Scully, during Friday’s game. Fans talked about what Scully meant to them, their life and baseball.

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