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Crash in school zone kills student, critically injures 2 adults

A 7-year-old is dead and two adults are in critical condition

Originally Published: 15 SEP 21 09:28 ET By Josh Doering Click here for updates on this story INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) -- A 7-year-old is dead and two adults are in critical condition after being hit in a school zone on the…

Third child tax credit payment set to go out on September 15

Millions of families will soon receive their payments

Originally Published: 15 SEP 21 07:11 ET By Tami Luhby, CNN (CNN) -- Millions of families will soon receive their third child tax credit payments, which are set to be distributed on September 15. Most parents will automatically receive the…

See who won at the 2021 MTV VMAs

Justin Bieber leads this year's list of nominees with seven nominations

Originally Published: 12 SEP 21 19:25 ET Updated: 13 SEP 21 10:14 ET By Lisa Respers France, CNN (CNN) -- The 2021 MTV Video Music Awards will be presented Sunday. Justin Bieber leads this year's list of nominees with…

What to expect at Apple's iPhone 13 event

The company is likely to unveil four new iPhones

Originally Published: 13 SEP 21 08:21 ET Updated: 13 SEP 21 10:00 ET By Samantha Murphy Kelly, CNN Business (CNN) -- A bigger iPhone battery that lasts longer. A diagonally-shaped camera system. And one terabyte of storage. These are some…

4 injured after explosion at Atlanta-area apartment complex

Officials have not determined the cause of explosion

Originally Published: 12 SEP 21 14:41 ET Updated: 12 SEP 21 21:42 ET By Alaa Elassar and Deanna Hackney, CNN (CNN) -- Four people were injured Sunday after an explosion at an Atlanta-area apartment complex destroyed several floors of…

Britney Spears and boyfriend Sam Asghari are engaged

Engagement comes days after her father petitioned to end the conservatorship arrangement

Originally Published: 12 SEP 21 19:53 ET Updated: 13 SEP 21 07:30 ET By Alaa Elassar and Keith Allen, CNN (CNN) -- Well, baby, she's a put-on-a-show kind of girl. Britney Spears and boyfriend Sam Asghari are engaged, Asghari's talent…

5 Things To Know Before You Go

Coronavirus, Afghanistan, 9/11, Texas and China

  The US Open women's final will be a battle of the teens as Britain's Emma Raducanu advanced to her first major final. The 18-year-old will face 19-year-old Canadian Leylah Fernandez tomorrow. Here's what else you need to know to Get Up…

Two Texas teachers die of Covid-19 in one week

School district responds with a mask mandate

Originally Published: 09 SEP 21 14:01 ET By David Williams, CNN (CNN) -- A Texas school district that closed for a week after two junior high school teachers died from Covid-19 within a few days, is now requiring masks inside…

Biden's top health administrator looks towards expanding Obamacare

The Affordable Care Act open enrollment will look different this year

Originally Published: 09 SEP 21 10:04 ET By Tami Luhby, CNN (CNN) -- The Affordable Care Act's upcoming open enrollment period is going to look very different this year. It will be the first since 2016 that the official in…

Biden to announce all federal workers must be vaccinated

There will be no option for testing to opt out

Originally Published: 09 SEP 21 08:44 ET By Kaitlan Collins and Kevin Liptak, CNN (CNN) -- President Joe Biden on Thursday will impose more stringent vaccine rules on federal workers, and take steps to encourage private businesses to do the…

Burger King copies McDonald's with celebrity meals

"Keep It Real" meals uses celebrities real names instead of their stage names

Originally Published: 09 SEP 21 06:45 ET Updated: 09 SEP 21 08:04 ET By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business (CNN) -- Burger King's menu is getting a big makeover and its customers might not even notice. That's why Burger King…

China to provide Afghanistan with $31 million worth of food and Covid vaccines

China has repeatedly said they would share its COVID-19 vaccines with the world

Originally Published: 09 SEP 21 00:45 ET By Helen Regan and Hande Atay Alam, CNN (CNN) -- China will provide almost $31 million worth of food, winter weather supplies, vaccines, and medicine to Taliban-controlled Afghanistan, China's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday.…

Execution of Texas man put on hold

Supreme Court puts hold on execution in dispute over pastor's access

Originally Published: 08 SEP 21 15:04 ET Updated: 08 SEP 21 22:42 ET By Ariane de Vogue, CNN Supreme Court Reporter (CNN) -- The Supreme Court granted a request Wednesday from a Texas death row inmate who sought to block…