15 May 2021

Washington showing signs of normalcy after year of restrictions


The nation’s capital is inching back toward normalcy after more than a year of stringent coronavirus restrictions, with signs of pre-pandemic habits starting to pop up as more Americans get vaccinated. Many reporters, top officials and staffers at the White House went without masks on Thursday after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said vaccinated individuals were safe to shed face coverings in most indoor and outdoor settings. Lawmakers, congressional aides and other [...]