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Your Tuesday Briefing
Russia hits a Covid death record.
?History Will Not Be Kind to Senator Joe Manchin?
Readers criticize Mr. Manchin as someone putting his interests ahead of the country?s. Also: Racial equity in child care; a civil conversation; social media.
Colin Powell, Who Shaped U.S. National Security, Dies at 84
A former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, secretary of state and national security adviser, Mr. Powell died of complications of Covid-19, his family said.
Bitcoin Comes to the Big Board
An exchange-traded fund tied to the cryptocurrency is set to begin trading on the New York Stock Exchange, a milestone for the industry.
America?s Cash Glut
The economy is almost doing too well. But there are some problems.
Removing a Statue of Thomas Jefferson from City Hall
The 19th-century depiction of Jefferson is on track to be removed from the City Council?s chamber after a push by its members.
Trump Missed the Part About No Do-Overs
And apparently no one from his party is going to explain it to him.
Inside the N.Y.C. Neighborhood With the Fastest Growing Asian Population
In a corner of Queens, a fivefold increase in Asian residents since 2010 is transforming the area?s restaurants, housing and politics.
Your Monday Briefing
A new antiviral coronavirus pill.
Debate Weighs Price of Biden?s Big Plan vs. Not Acting
Democrats are debating whether doing nothing will cost more than doing something to deal with climate change, education, child care, prescription drugs and more.