- Data Covid-19 USA — Bombers struck a huge crowd outside the airport, killing dozens of civilians in the waning days of the U.S. evacuation from Afghanistan.
- Data Covid-19 USA — The American withdrawal coincided with a threat by the Taliban to stop Afghans from traveling to the airport, an ominous sign that the window may be slamming shut for thousands of people […]
The president cited “significant progress’’ in getting Americans out of Afghanistan. But Afghans linked to U.S. troops and other Western groups fear being left behind.
The Taliban’s actions and history of brutality cast doubt on their promises of amnesty, and many Afghans are afraid to venture out of their homes.
Federal aviation officials said they, along with the F.B.I., were investigating the report of a person in a jetpack flying over Los Angeles.
The approval, a victory for Gov. Cuomo, comes over the objections of environmentalists and elected officials and clears way for construction.
Transit agencies pummeled by the pandemic are pushing the new administration to fund projects stalled in the Trump years.
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