This week in US politics: Biden looks to California and the Texas abortion fight heats up

Welcome to your weekly run-down of all the big news, strange rules and interesting happenings from the world of US politics.

It started with a bear, a contestant on an Australian reality TV show, an adult actress and a Democratic governor under pressure.

But next Wednesday AEST, it’ll come down to that same Democratic governor under pressure and a conservative talk show host who only jumped in the race a few weeks ago.

Plus, the bear is still there.

Tag the Kodiak brown bear, who has travelled with Republican candidate John Cox.

California is finally off to the polls folks.

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No Vaccine, No Entry: The Professionals and Cons for Shops | This Week in Fashion, BoF Skilled

This 7 days, searching malls from Paris to Jakarta questioned prospects to demonstrate digital vaccination data in order to enter, as governments imposed new principles designed to sluggish the spread of the extremely contagious Delta variant while enabling the resumption of ordinary everyday living.

For style merchants all-around the planet, vaccine mandates come with pros and disadvantages.

Suppliers are keen to get consumers back again to bodily shops, which are uniquely effective as levels for brand name working experience and the place people commonly spend additional for every pay a visit to than on-line, often at better margins. And anything

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This week in US politics: The Delta variant has put coronavirus to the front of the Biden agenda

Welcome to your weekly run-down of all the big news, strange rules and interesting happenings from the world of US politics.

US President Joe Biden hit another one of his own stretch goals in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic this week.

It was four weeks late, but 70 per cent of American adults have now received at least one coronavirus vaccination. A tick over 60 per cent are fully vaccinated.

Despite the milestone, the New York Times reported that there was no celebration at the White House.

With the end of America’s summer of freedom now in sight,

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This week in US politics: Biden takes on Facebook, cosies up to Fox News, to battle vaccine hesitancy

Welcome to your weekly run-down of all the big news, strange rules and interesting happenings from the world of US politics.

Joe Biden campaigned on making politics boring, and since taking office, he’s been called boring by everyone from Donald Trump to his top White House staffers (yes, even by us, too).

Just last week The New York Times published a widely shared analysis of how “mind-numbingly tedious” the “explainer-in-chief” can be.

So this week it was bracing, like stepping out into a stiff winter breeze, to see the President answer a question about vaccine misinformation spreading on social media

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This week in US politics: Americans are switching off the news, and Olivia Rodrigo visits the White House

There isn’t really a way to describe it. ‘Stable,’ comes to mind, as does ‘boring’ and ‘safe’.

But the closest descriptor might be ‘quiet,’ a good word to capture the absence of what was, in the end, maybe just a lot of noise.

Americans would wake up, leave work, walk out of a movie theatre — cease doing whatever thing had gloriously occupied their attention — and their phones would greet them with all the flashing, buzzing, screaming reminders.

Donald Trump tweeted something racist. An official resigned. Trump tweeted. A New York Times investigation dropped. Sanctions were placed. Trump tweeted.

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This week in US politics: Six months on from the January 6 riots, America is returning to normal

Welcome to your weekly run-down of all the big news, strange rules and interesting happenings from the world of US politics.

This week, crowds of Americans packed the National Mall as fireworks exploded over the country’s capital city.

It was July 4, Independence Day, and a special one at that. After more than a year of horror from the coronavirus pandemic, which has claimed more than 600,000 American lives, a highly-vaccinated public was gathering together to celebrate a return to normal, according to US President Joe Biden.

Big crowds watched Independence Day fireworks on the National Mall.(

Reuters: Joshua

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‘From denial to delay’: a forehead-slapping week in Australian climate plan | Natural environment

It took a key intercontinental financial commitment group with $279bn under its management to break by the weather-laden rhetoric of geopolitics last 7 days.

You may not have read of Robeco Institutional Asset Management, but on Thursday the Netherlands-based asset supervisor made a beautiful declaration, singling out Australia as a region with a “particularly superior-hazard profile” that it wishes to pressure to changeover out of fossil fuels.

The warning that it would seem to prohibit investments in the country’s federal government bonds came just after a week that started off in the village of Carbis Bay in Cornwall and careered

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