A help-wanted sign is displayed at a gas station in Mount Prospect, Ill.

Unemployment Claims Up After Hitting Pandemic Low

The steady fall in weekly applications for unemployment benefits coincides with a scaling-back of aid for jobless Americans.

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1:38Gen. Mark Milley
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General Mark Milley Under Fire For Calls With China

2:52United States gymnasts from left, Simone Biles, McKayla Maroney, Aly Raisman and Maggie Nichols, arrive to testify
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Gymnasts Say The FBI Mishandled Nassar Abuse Allegations

0:25President Joe Biden
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President Biden Announces Indo-Pacific Alliance With U.K., Australia

1:13Food sits on a cafeteria table.
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KSHB: Kansas City Community Works Together To Keep Kids Fed At School

An Afghan inspects the damage of Ahmadi family house in Kabul, Afghanistan
Bernat Armangue / AP

Afghan Killed By Drone Praised By Co-Workers In U.S. Aid Group

Pope Francis
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Pope: No Place For Politics In President Biden Communion Flap

0:59Demonstrators carry placards as they walk down Sable Boulevard during a rally and march over the death of Elijah McClain.
David Zalubowski / AP

Colorado AG: Probe Finds Aurora Police Racially Biased

0:37People ride bikes past a homeless encampment in Los Angeles, California.
Jae C. Hong / AP

Census: Federal Relief Programs Kept People Out Of Poverty In 2020

2:51Aquiany Lopez, Carmen Larrinaga and Maria Garcia-Nunez
WFTS

WFTS: New U.S. Citizens Reflect On Their Hispanic Heritage

This courtroom sketch shows key defendant Salah Abdeslam, in the special courtroom built for the 2015
Noelle Herrenschmidt / AP

2015 Paris Attacks Suspect: Deaths of 130 'Nothing Personal'

1:24U.S. Olympic gymnast Simone Biles testifies during a Senate Judiciary hearing.
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Gymnasts Testify In Hearing About How FBI Handled Nassar Case

The foreign minister in Afghanistan’s new Taliban-run Cabinet, Amir Khan Muttaqi, gives a press conference in Kabul.
Muhammad Farooq / AP

Afghanistan Minister Pledges Taliban Govt Won't Allow Militant Attacks

0:56Secretary of State Antony Blinken testifies during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing.
Jabin Botsford / AP

Secretary Of State Blinken Defends Afghanistan Withdrawal In Testimony

This combination of photos provided by the Hennepin County Sheriff's Office in Minnesota
Hennepin County Sheriff's Office / Hennepin County Sheriff / AP

Ex-Cops Accused Of Violating Floyd's Rights Plead Not Guilty

0:38President Joe Biden arrives to board Air Force One.
Evan Vucci / AP

President Biden To Speak To United Nations General Assembly

0:59President Joe Biden greets employees as he speaks during a briefing on wildfires at the California Governor's Office of Emerg
Evan Vucci / AP

President Biden Turns To Colorado To Pitch Investments In Clean Energy

0:43A surfer tries to paddle through the surf as wind and rain from Tropical Storm Nicholas batters the area.
Jon Shapley / Houston Chronicle / AP

Nicholas, Now Tropical Storm, Dumps Rain Along Gulf Coast

3:20Texas Capitol
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What The Texas Abortion Law Could Mean For Other States

0:26Damarra Atkins pays her respects to George Floyd at a mural at George Floyd Square.
Julio Cortez / AP

Ex-Cops Accused Of Violating Floyd's Rights To Be Arraigned

2:03Al Huda Foundation sign.
WRTV

WRTV: Indiana Organizations Help Afghans Adjust To Life In The U.S.

0:31A man's vehicle is shown after U.S. Capitol Police arrested him.
U.S. Capitol Police

U.S. Capitol Police Arrest Man Near Democratic National Committee

2:11A plant sprouts in dry soil.
KNXV

KNXV: Farmers Turn To New Crops To Deal With Water Shortages

0:26Police vehicle parked in front of the U.S. Capitol building.
J. Scott Applewhite / AP

Police Prepare For Capitol Rally Planned In Support Of Jan. 6 Rioters

0:29This satellite image provided by NOAA shows Tropical Storm Nicholas in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday.
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Tropical Storm Nicholas Threatens Gulf Coast With Heavy Rain

0:26Palestinians inspect damage from Israeli airstrikes in the Gaza Strip.
Khalil Hamra / AP

Israel Strikes Hamas Targets In Gaza As Militants Fire Rockets

0:26Students arrive for in-person classes outside Public School 188 The Island School
John Minchillo / AP

Students Return To NYC Schools

3:17Afghans in displacement camp
Sidiqullah Khan / AP

Young Afghans Struggle As Taliban Government Settles In

0:31President Joe Biden
Manuel Balce Ceneta / AP

President To Survey Wildfire Damage, Make Case For Spending Plan

Pope Francis blesses an unidentified man as he greets the crowd while leaving the Cathedral of Saint Martin,
Petr David Josek / AP

Pope Cracks Jokes, Greets Fans In Slovakia

file photo, law enforcement officials investigate an explosion at the Dar Al-Farooq Islamic Center in Bloomington, Minn.
David Joles / Star Tribune / AP

Militia Leader To Be Sentenced In Minnesota Mosque Bombing