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Demonstrators hold the flags of Tibet (C) and 'Free Hong Kong - Revolution Now' (L) during an anti-China rally outside the Parliament in Taipei on October 1, 2021. (Photo by Sam Yeh / AFP) (Photo by SAM YEH/AFP via Getty Images)

2 American citizens arrested for protesting Beijing 2022 Olympics

The Olympic flame for next year’s games in China is set to be lit at an empty stadium amid growing international opposition to Beijing hosting the games. According to the Hellenic Olympic Committee, the ceremony of lighting the Olympic flame will take place in accordance with local COVID-19 protocols. 


WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 20: Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, testifies at a Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee hearing at the Dirksen Senate Office Building on July 20, 2021 in Washington, DC. The committee will hear testimony about the Biden administration's ongoing plans to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic and Delta variant. (Photo by Stefani Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images)

Dr. Fauci: J&J should have been a 2-dose vaccine to begin with

Health officials say the Johnson and Johnson vaccine should have originally been two doses. Despite data showing the J&J vaccine wasn’t as effective as the others, like Moderna and Pfizer, White House Chief Medical Adviser Anthony Fauci said recipients should “feel good about the booster recommendation.” 


Exterior view of University of California Irvine (UC Irvine) Medical Center in Orange, California, October 14, 2021. - Former president Bill Clinton has been hospitalized with a non-Covid-related infection, a spokesman said October 14, 2021 evening. Clinton's doctors said it was a blood infection. Clinton, 75, was admitted to a hospital in Irvine in southern California on October 12, 2021 evening, Angel Urena tweeted. (Photo by Robyn Beck / AFP) (Photo by ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty Images)

Fmr. President Clinton discharged from Calif. hospital

Former President Bill Clinton was admitted to the University of California Irvine Medical Center on Tuesday. The 75-year-old was put into an intensive care unit for a urological infection. He reportedly showed no COVID-19 symptoms or complications from his previous heart aliment.


NECOCLI, COLOMBIA - OCTOBER 04: Haitian immigrants plead with Colombian police after authorities temporarily closed a ferry boat ticket office because of crowd control issues on October 04, 2021 in Necocli, Colombia. Upwards of 20,000 immigrants, most from Haiti, have been waiting in Necocli for as long as a month for available seats to ferry across a bay and continue their journey into Panama in route to the United States. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Migrants remain stuck on Caribbean Coast

Migrants remain stuck on a Northern Colombian beach town as they hope to continue their difficult journey to Mexico and the U.S. Haitian and Venezuelan migrants have been waiting to enter Panama’s Darien Gap, a treacherous jungle region where many have died attempting to make the crossing.