Monday's top stories

Erin Doherty
Sep 19, 2022 - Health

Experts alarmed by COVID vaccination rates among America's youngest kids

Illustration of a CDC Covid vaccine card with a big question mark drawn on in crayon.

U.S. traffic deaths fall but issue "remains a crisis"

Traffic moves through midtown Manhattan on August 31, 2022 in New York City.

Three massive storms slam U.S. and Japan, each with climate change ties

Satellite image showing a massive storm over Alaska in Sept. 2022.

It's time to talk about the LinkedIn Mafia

Illustration of a golden sparkling briefcase.
Erin Doherty
Sep 19, 2022 - World

Ukraine says Russian missile strike came close to nuclear reactor

A Ukrainian woman is seen with a bicycle in front of a demolished building in Izium, Kharkiv Oblast, Ukraine on September 18
Erin Doherty
Sep 19, 2022 - World

Taliban release American Mark Frerichs in prisoner swap

Bashar Noorzai (C), a warlord and Taliban associate attends press event at the Intercontinental Hotel in Kabul on September 19, 2022.
Sep 19, 2022 - World

Britain and world leaders mourn Queen Elizabeth at state funeral

The coffin of Queen Elizabeth II with the Imperial State Crown resting on top of it departs Westminster Abbey during the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II.
Sabrina Moreno
Sep 19, 2022 - Health

Study: Medical debt threatens people's health, housing

Illustration of a close up of a tower of cards made out of money.

Work-life policies are increasingly high-stakes economics

Animated illustration of scales with railroad crossing lights blinking
Ivana Saric
Sep 19, 2022 - Technology

Recycling data centers' heat could be an environmental win-win

Illustration of a recycling symbol on fire.
Caitlin Owens
Sep 19, 2022 - Health

Employers' coming health care crunch

Illustration of a briefcase being broken by an oversized medical red cross symbol
Andrew Freedman
Updated Sep 19, 2022 - Energy & Environment

Hurricane Fiona brings "catastrophic" flooding, power outages to Puerto Rico

Hurricane Fiona captured from satellite as it approaches Puerto Rico.
Rebecca Falconer
Updated Sep 19, 2022 - World

Biden: U.S. forces would defend Taiwan if China's military invaded

Soldiers lower the Taiwanese flag during a ceremony at the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall in Taipei, Taiwan. on Thursday, Aug. 4.
Rebecca Falconer
Updated Sep 19, 2022 - Politics & Policy

Biden: "The pandemic is over"

A screenshot of President Biden on CBS' "60 Minutes."