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China

China retaliates with sanctions on former commerce secretary Wilbur Ross // Guardian

Typhoon In-fa: eastern China battens down as Henan death toll rises to 63 // SCMP

China criticises NBC Olympics broadcast for 'incomplete map' // Yahoo Finance

Taiwan

COVID-19: Panel approves mixing of vaccine doses // Taipei Times

US official pledges Taiwan support // Taipei Times

India

India landslide: Nine tourists killed as boulders fall from hilltop // BBC News

Military Faceoff

E-4B 'Doomsday Plane' Just Made A Highly Unusual Visit To Secretive Tonopah Test Range Airport (Updated) // The Drive

Satellite photos show China's new aircraft carrier coming together quickly and reveals more about its design // Business Insider

White House

Tom Brady ribs Biden at White House over Trump's false election claims // Guardian

President Biden Delivers Remarks on the Economy // YouTube @ The White House

Soc Media, Cybersecurity & Tech

Facebook Wants You to Connect With God. On Facebook. // DNyuz

Markets, Economy & GDP

Dow books 725-point loss, worst day since October, as spread of delta variant and global tensions rattle investors // MarketWatch

Pandemic

L.A. County exceeds 3,000 daily coronavirus cases as surge worsens // MSN News

Florida, Missouri and Texas now account for 40% of new coronavirus cases in U.S. // Yahoo News

SF Bars Now Requiring Proof of Vaccination // NBC Bay Area

Sports & Hip Hop Elements

Powerhouse US swim team shines with 6 medals, 1st US gold // AP

Skateboarding Arrives at the Olympics: What to Watch For // NY Times

Skateboarding | Olympic Sport | Tokyo 2020 // Olympics