News Wrap: Panic buying fuels gas woes across the Southeast
In our news wrap Wednesday, panic buying of gasoline intensified across the southeastern U.S. as the colonial pipeline resumed operations. Inflation fears washed over Wall Street and the financial markets. The U.S. death toll from COVID-19 has fallen to an average of about 600 a day — the lowest in 10 months. Partisan fireworks sparked at a Congressional hearing on the January Capitol attack.