The spike in Covid cases is the highest number reported in the U.K. in three months. Overall cases are up 18 percent in just the past week. Officials there are investigating the delta plus mutation, while Dr. Anthony Fauci says there’s no cause for alarm in the U.S. at this point.
Recently China conducted a hypersonic test and flew nearly 150 fighters and bombers over four days near Taiwan. Defense officials tell NBC News that the flights were to intimidate Taiwan and give pilots a chance to learn the airspace.