India has seen skyrocketing coronavirus cases, with a 7-day average of 391,000 cases per day.
Hangzhou Safari Park denied the escape even after surveillance video caught one of the large cats roaming a nearby residential area.
The roughly 100-foot long rocket stage is among the biggest space debris to fall to Earth.
Interrogating residents about their votes "can have a significant intimidating effect on qualified voters," warned a Justice Department official.
China has said its Long March 5B rocket will likely burn up on reentry and not pose a risk to people, but none of that is certain.
Noto is known for its squid fishing, so town leaders decided a huge statue of the cephalopod could cook up interest from tourists.
Tennis greats, protests in Colombia and a volcanic eruption round out this week's most stunning images.
Where it will hit “cannot be pinpointed until within hours of its reentry,” said the Pentagon. China says it will mostly burn up and poses little threat.
Hospitals in India are struggling to secure a steady supply of oxygen as coronavirus cases and deaths in the country surge.
But pricing differences could make it difficult for many to get the jab.