5 things you need to know Monday

Biden to tout passage of gun violence prevention law

President Joe Biden will hold an event at the White House on Monday to celebrate the passage of a landmark gun violence prevention bill.

Fire threatens iconic Yosemite sequoia grove

Yosemite National Park's largest and most iconic sequoia grove remains threatened by a wildfire as rough terrain and hot weather have proved difficult for battling the blaze.

Utah court to hold hearing in response to judge blocking abortion trigger law

A hearing is set for Monday in response to third District Judge Andrew Stone blocking Utah’s trigger law abortion ban from going into effect on June 27 for 14 days to allow time to hear a challenge to the law.

At least 15 dead after Russian missile strike in Ukraine

At least 15 people were killed and more than 20 were believed buried in the rubble Sundayafter Russian rockets pummeled apartment buildings in eastern Ukraine.

Temperatures from powerful 'heat dome' lead to record-breaking highs

At least 10 heat records were broken in cities across the Southwest and central U.S. over the weekend, and more could fall Monday and later this week amid continued forecasts of searing heat.