Monday, September 27, 2021
Federal Judge Blocks Vaccine Mandate for NYC Teachers

Federal Judge Blocks Vaccine Mandate for NYC Teachers

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NEW YORK — New York City schools have been temporarily blocked from enforcing a vaccine mandate for its teachers and other workers by a federal appeals judge just days before it was to take effect. The worker mandate for the the nation’s largest school system was set to go into effect Monday. But late Friday,…
Ashes Cloud Closes La Palma Airport

Ashes Cloud Closes La Palma Airport

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MADRID — The airport on the Spanish island of La Palma shut down Saturday because of an ash cloud spewing out of a volcano that has been erupting for a week, and scientists said another volcanic vent opened up, exposing islanders to possible new dangers. The intensity of the eruption that began Sept. 19 has…
Huawei Executive Returns as China Releases Two Canadians

Huawei Executive Returns as China Releases Two Canadians

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SHENZHEN, China — An executive of Chinese global communications giant Huawei Technologies returned from Canada Saturday night following a legal settlement that also saw the release of two Canadians held by China, potentially bringing closure to a nearly 3-year-long feud embroiling Ottawa, Beijing and Washington. Meng Wanzhou, Huawei’s chief financial officer and the daughter of…
See: Global Citizen Live, a 24-Hour Worldwide Concert to eliminate Global Poverty

See: Global Citizen Live, a 24-Hour Worldwide Concert to eliminate Global Poverty

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This Sept. 25 at 1 p.m. ET, join TIME as we bring you Global Citizen Live, a worldwide, 24-hour concert aiming to defend the planet from climate change, put an end to global poverty and end the pandemic, with performances across six continents from music legends ranging from Billie Eilish to Elton John to Metallica…
Inside Broadway’s Jubilant Homecoming

Inside Broadway’s Jubilant Homecoming

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For the spectator, Broadway is magic, not work: Every show, whether it’s a drama or a musical, is a feat of illusion, designed to allow an audience to slip into another world for a few hours. But the creation of any illusion involves labor, and that’s especially true on Broadway. Every performance of every show…
Biden Laid Out an Ambitious Global Agenda at the UN General Assembly. Here’s How It Compares to Reality

Biden Laid Out an Ambitious Global Agenda at the UN General Assembly. Here’s How...

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Everything is easier said than done, and that’s especially true for big challenges. Like, for example, trying to establish America’s place in the 21st century world—or persuading other governments to place their confidence in you. But no matter how tall the tasks, we shouldn’t dismiss a presidential speech at the United Nations as only hot…
What If a Robot Was Your Perfect Match? I’m Your Man Explores an AI Love Affair

What If a Robot Was Your Perfect Match? I’m Your Man Explores an AI...

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The pulse of Alfred Hitchcock’s Vertigo, about a man so in love with an illusion he can’t see the reality before him, thrums inside every person who’s obsessed with movies, but the Pygmalion dreams it’s drawn from are universal. In its subterranean way, Vertigo speaks to anyone who has tried to sculpt a relationship into…
Deborah Haaland: Gabby Petito Case Should Be a Reminder of Missing Indigenous Women

Deborah Haaland: Gabby Petito Case Should Be a Reminder of Missing Indigenous Women

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(WASHINGTON) — Speaking in personal terms, Interior Secretary Deb Haaland said extensive news media coverage of the disappearance and death of 22-year-old Gabby Petito while on a cross-country trip should be a reminder of hundreds of Native American girls and women who are missing or murdered in the United States. Haaland, the first Native American…
EU Climate Chief: U.S. and Europe Need to Tackle Climate Change Together

EU Climate Chief: U.S. and Europe Need to Tackle Climate Change Together

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A few short months before the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, the European Commission, the executive body of the European Union, announced an ambitious initiative to tackle climate change that would transform every sector of the economy. The so-called Green Deal aims to cut Europe’s emissions 55% in the next decade, putting the bloc on…
China Says All Cryptocurrency Transactions Are Illegal

China Says All Cryptocurrency Transactions Are Illegal

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China’s central bank said all cryptocurrency-related transactions are illegal and must be banned, sending the strongest signal yet on its determination to crack down on the industry. All crypto currencies, including bitcoin and tether, are not fiat currency and cannot be circulated on the market, the People’s Bank of China said on its website. All…