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Officials set up a mobile center at a Missouri fair to boost vaccinations. No one showed up.

The disappointing turnout comes amid a rise in Covid-19 cases driven by the delta variant, local health officials said.
Mothers In Action hosts a mobile Covid-19 vaccine clinic, in collaboration with L.A. County Department of Public Health, on July 16, 2021 in Los Angeles.
Mothers In Action hosts a mobile Covid-19 vaccine clinic, in collaboration with L.A. County Department of Public Health, on July 16, 2021 in Los Angeles.
6h ago

Video shows Texas deputy pinning teen to the ground, arresting her mother

The Kaufman County Sheriff's Office is investigating the incident, which began with calls about the teen attempting suicide, officials said.
Image: Body cam footage
Image: Body cam footage
6h ago

Zydeco musician shot while on stage at Louisiana festival

Chris Ardoin was the headliner for a Zydeco music festival that attracted thousands.
Image: Chris Ardoin
Image: Chris Ardoin
8h ago

TikTok star Anthony Barajas dies days after movie theater shooting

Barajas, 19, was one of two people shot during a screening of "The Forever Purge" at the Regal Edwards Theatre in Corona, California.
Image: Anthony Barajas
Image: Anthony Barajas

University paying tuition, housing for vaccinated students

Officials hope the incentive program will encourage students to get the Covid vaccine.
Image: Student receiving vaccine
Image: Student receiving vaccine
9h ago

Sexual abuse by priests was covered up for decades, former Albany bishop says

Sexual abuse by priests was covered up for decades, the longtime former head of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Albany said in a statement.
Image: Bishop Howard Hubbard
Image: Bishop Howard Hubbard

CDC investigating after cake mix linked to E. coli outbreak in 12 states

The CDC is warning consumers not to taste or eat raw cake batter, whether it's homemade or from a mix, because it could contain harmful bacteria.
Image: Illustration of cake batter on pink background
Image: Illustration of cake batter on pink background
12h ago

Man injured by jaguar after crossing barrier, Florida zoo says

A 12-year-old big cat swiped at the man after he taunted the jaguar and reached his hand through the fence, a Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens official said.
Image: Jaguar
Image: Jaguar
12h ago

Spate of shootings leaves at least 4 dead in Maryland

It is unclear if the shootings are related.

Map: See if the CDC recommends indoor mask use in your county

Nationwide, 2 out of 3 counties are included in the indoor mask guidance.

Tracking coronavirus case surges in the United States

New coronavirus cases are rising across the country. Not all upticks are the same.