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CDC expected to ease Covid-19 recommendations as soon as this week

The recommendations will include guidance for schools

Originally Published: 03 AUG 22 15:25 ET Updated: 03 AUG 22 15:31 ET By Brenda Goodman, CNN (CNN) -- The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is expected to update its guidance for Covid-19 control in the community, including…

President Biden signs new executive order on abortion rights

'Women's health and lives are on the line'

Originally Published: 03 AUG 22 05:01 ET Updated: 03 AUG 22 15:37 ET By Donald Judd and Kate Sullivan, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden on Wednesday signed an executive order to help ensure access to abortion in light of…

Legendary Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully has died at age 94

Scully died at his home in Hidden Hills, Los Angeles County

Originally Published: 02 AUG 22 23:36 ET Updated: 03 AUG 22 07:52 ET By Seán Federico-O'Murchú, CNN (CNN) -- Legendary broadcaster Vin Scully, the voice of the Los Angeles Dodgers for more than six decades, has died at the age…

Texas Governor Greg Abbott meets with some Uvalde families

A Robb Elementary teacher says 'its all for show'

Originally Published: 01 AUG 22 21:24 ET Updated: 02 AUG 22 16:00 ET By Amanda Musa, Raja Razek and Steve Almasy, CNN (CNN) -- Texas Gov. Greg Abbott met privately Monday with some families in Uvalde, discussing school safety, a…

Kentucky death toll reaches 37, hundreds still missing after flooding

As rescue and recovery crews worked to reach isolated areas Monday

Originally Published: 02 AUG 22 02:48 ET Updated: 02 AUG 22 07:47 ET By Elizabeth Wolfe and Jason Hanna, CNN (CNN) -- Hundreds remain unaccounted for after last week's flooding that has killed more than three dozen in eastern Kentucky,…

Most US public schools plan to keep masks optional

There seems to be fewer discussions about masks and other safety measures

Originally Published: 01 AUG 22 07:24 ET Updated: 01 AUG 22 14:13 ET By Jacqueline Howard, CNN (CNN) -- Students are heading to another school year amid the Covid-19 pandemic, but this time, there seem to be fewer discussions and…

Kentucky officials call for critical recovery supplies

At least 28 people, including children are found dead in flooding, death toll is expected to rise

Originally Published: 01 AUG 22 03:26 ET Updated: 01 AUG 22 08:43 ET By Elizabeth Wolfe, CNN (CNN) -- Rescue workers searching for missing people in flood-stricken Kentucky have been hampered by the devastation left behind -- unable to access…

A teenager is dead and 4 critically injured after stabbing on river in Wisconsin

A 17-year-old boy from Minnesota died in the stabbing, and a woman and three men -- all of whom are believed to be in their 20s -- were critically injured

Originally Published: 31 JUL 22 14:34 ET By Paradise Afshar and Zoe Sottile, CNN (CNN) -- A 17-year-old boy died Saturday, and four others were wounded when they were stabbed while riding inner tubes down a river in western Wisconsin,…

Georgia authorities release body camera footage after woman dies following fall from patrol car

"But this time they only called the police, and the police didn't bring the ambulance with them, even though, Ms. Mary (Brianna's mom) clearly stated she was having an episode," Crump explained.

Originally Published: 30 JUL 22 23:06 ET Updated: 31 JUL 22 14:56 ET By Artemis Moshtaghian and Justin Gamble, CNN (CNN) -- Georgia authorities released body camera footage Friday of an incident from earlier this month where a mother experiencing…

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky announces mandatory evacuation from Donetsk region

"The sooner it is done, the more people leave Donetsk region now, the fewer people the Russian army will have time to kill," said Zelensky.

Originally Published: 30 JUL 22 17:20 ET By Mariya Knight, CNN (CNN) -- Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Saturday called on the remaining residents of the Donetsk region to urgently evacuate in what he called a "government decision." "Everything is being organized.…

Four dead, including three children, in tractor accident in Pennsylvania

Eight children injured, as well

Originally Published: 29 JUL 22 17:18 ET Rob Frehse (CNN) -- Four people are dead, including three children, after a tractor towing a flatbed-type utility trailer carrying 12 people rolled over Friday morning in southeastern Pennsylvania, state police said. The…