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Biden in Europe, infrastructure bill, coronavirus news & more: What’s trending today

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Get the latest coronavirus news from around the world, read about President Biden’s overseas trip to Europe and see more stories trending online today.

Top stories

After NATO, Biden turns to EU for renewal of transatlantic ties (Reuters)

Biden looks to ease EU trade tensions ahead of Putin summit (AP)

What Putin wants when he meets Biden this week (ABC)

Putin Calls Trump ‘a Colorful Individual’ and ‘Radically Different’ from Biden (People)

Democrats harden position on infrastructure package as doubts about bipartisan deal grow (NBC News)

Bipartisan infrastructure deal takes fire from left and right (The Hill)

McConnell: GOP-controlled Senate would block a Supreme Court nominee before 2024 election (USA Today)

Coronavirus news

Delta variant doubles risk of hospitalization; Novavax vaccine highly effective in large trial (Reuters)

Coronavirus outpacing vaccine effort, says WHO, after G7 doses pledge (Guardian)

Organ transplant patients may benefit from third Covid-19 vaccine dose to boost antibodies, study suggests (CNN)

Vaccinated visitors soon can take off masks at Disney World (CBS News)

COVID-19 visa backlogs, travel curbs strain businesses in need of workers (Fox Business)

Other trending headlines

Dangerous heat wave underway in West, will shatter records (Axios)

Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene apologizes for Holocaust comments as Democrats move to censure (CNBC)

Jersey Devil, world’s tallest single-rail coaster, opens at Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey (CNN)

Southwest Airlines Resumes Flights After Tech Glitch Causes Delays Across The Country (NPR)

Paris Jackson says paparazzi caused her long-term trauma (AP)