Pete Parada says he’s been dropped from his band The Offspring and their tour over his refusal to get vaccinated.
— Read on www.cnn.com/2021/08/04/entertainment/offspring-pete-parada-vaccine-trnd/index.html
Former President Donald Trump’s legal team formally stepped into a long-running fight over a US House request for his tax returns, claiming Trump’s financial history is being unfairly pursued for political reasons by Democrats and seeking to end House Ways and Means Committee investigations into the ex-President and his companies.
— Read on www.cnn.com/2021/08/04/politics/trump-tax-returns-response/index.html
A federal judge rejected the argument that US Capitol rioters held in jail are being prosecuted for their political views and disavowed attempts to downplay the magnitude of the deadly insurrection during a sentencing on Wednesday.
— Read on www.cnn.com/2021/08/04/politics/amy-berman-jackson-capitol-riot-defendant-patriotism/index.html
South Korea has detected its first two cases of a virus variant known as “delta plus.” Health officials are on alert.
— Read on www.washingtonpost.com/health/2021/08/03/delta-plus-coronavirus-variant-explained/