They are aimed at providing temporary financial relief, while a major stimulus package is considered.
Leicester City striker Jamie Vardy will undergo hernia surgery and is expected to be sidelined for a few weeks.
A Nigerian teen who was convicted in the northwest of the country of blasphemy has had his sentence overturned, his lawyer said Friday.
President Joe Biden delivered a factually accurate Thursday speech about the coronavirus pandemic. But then, after he signed a series of executive actions intended to address the crisis, he was asked by a reporter whether the vaccination goal he announced in December -- 100 million doses administered in 100 days -- is sufficiently ambitious.
Mira Furlan starred as Minbari Ambassador Delenn in 1990s sci-fi drama Babylon 5.
Manchester City midfielder Kevin de Bruyne will be sidelined for between four to six weeks with a hamstring injury, says manager Pep Guardiola.
Michael Vaughan says England and Alex Hales need to "resolve their issues" after the opener smashes 110 for Sydney Thunder in Australia's Big Bash League.
France has passed a law protecting the "sensory heritage" of its rural areas, in the face of complaints about the noises and smells typical of the countryside.