The C.D.C. extends the mask mandate on planes and public transit.

Despite great pressure from airlines, the hospitality industry and Republican lawmakers to lift the rule requiring masks on planes and other public transportation, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…

Biden Administration Extends Pause on Student Loan Payments Until May 1

In recent months, pleas to take sweeping action on student loans have gone unanswered by Mr. Biden, who has said he has been reluctant to explore executive action to forgive…