'Soulcalibur VI,' 'CrossCode' Headline Xbox Game Pass Titles For July

Microsoft has announced that “Soulcalibur VI” for console and “Out of the Park Baseball 21” for PC are the latest titles to join Xbox Game Pass for July. This comes ahead of “CrossCode” (console) and “Fallout 76” (console and PC) joining the subscription service on July 9.

PS Plus Announces July Free Games: What We Know So Far

To coincide with the tenth anniversary of PlayStation Plus, the free games for the month of July on PlayStation Plus have been revealed to be “NBA 2K20” and “Rise of the Tomb Raider” and one extra game in “Erica.”

LA, First US Major City To Offer Free COVID-19 Tests To All Residents

Los Angeles City Mayor Eric Garcetti announced the city is offering free COVID-19 tests to all residents, making it the first major US city to do so. The tests would be done by online appointment and would be available to all L.A. city residents whether or not they show symptoms but would still prioritize symptomatic people and frontline workers. For now, the free tests would be available only to city residents but a similar plan is being developed for L.A. County.

Tulsa County Jail Frees 67 Inmates Due To COVID-19

Around 67 inmate from Tulsa County Jail were released in an effort to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. The inmates freed by the emergency court docket were those who committed misdemeanors and non-violent felonies.

Taliban Frees American, Australian Hostages In Prisoner Swap

The Taliban frees their American and Australian hostages after three years of captivity. In return, the Afghan government releases three of the group's high-ranking members. The move was said to foster goodwill with Afghanistan, US and the Taliban and might lead to end the war.