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This 2021 selfie photo shows Monifa Bandele. Bandele, who has taken interim leadership of Time's Up, says the organization is undergoing a structural review and will emerge with a new openness and a focus on “people power,” with leadership that includes farm, restaurant and domestic workers. (Monifa Bandele via AP)

New head of Time’s Up pledges openness after Cuomo scandal

- Associated Press

Almost four years ago, a group of high-profile Hollywood women - producers, agents, movie stars - formed Time’s Up, an ambitious initiative to fight sexual harassment in their own industry and beyond, as the #MeToo reckoning was taking hold.

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Golden State Warriors forward Andrew Wiggins (22) shoots against San Antonio Spurs guard Devin Vassell during the first half of an NBA basketball game in San Francisco, Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

NBA denies Warriors' Wiggins vaccination exemption request

- Associated Press

The NBA has denied Andrew Wiggins' request for a vaccination exemption, leaving the Golden State Warriors swingman ineligible to play home games until he meets San Francisco's vaccination requirement.

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry pose for pictures after visiting the observation desk in One World Trade in New York, Thursday, Sept. 23, 2021.  (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Meghan and Harry visit with students at a Harlem school

- Associated Press

Meghan and Harry, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, offered lots of hugs to kids at a Harlem public school Friday where she read her children's book to about two dozen students who sat cross-legged with her husband in the play yard.

In this Thursday, May 16, 2019 file photo, a man is silhouetted near the Huawei logo in Beijing. Lithuanian cybersecurity authorities are urging the country’s governmental agencies to abandon the use of Chinese smartphone brands. Lithuania’s National Cyber Security Center said Tuesday, Sept. 21, 2021 it found four major cybersecurity risks for devices made by Huawei and Xiaomi. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, file)

Canadians released after Huawei CFO resolves U.S. charges

- Associated Press

Two Canadians detained in China on spying charges have been released from prison and flown out of the country, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced Friday, hours after a top executive of Chinese communications giant Huawei Technologies resolved criminal charges against her in a deal with the U.S. Justice Department.

President Joe Biden speaks about the COVID-19 response and vaccinations in the State Dining Room of the White House, Friday, Sept. 24, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Biden urges COVID-19 booster shots for those now eligible

- Associated Press

President Joe Biden on Friday urged those now eligible for boosters of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine to get the added protection a day after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention endorsed the extra doses for millions of older or otherwise vulnerable Americans.