Tuesday, Apr 20, 2021
Focus on the big picture
A Conversation with Robin Li, Baidu Co-founder & CEO
Bloomberg, 02 Apr 2021
Apr.01 -- Baidu's listing in Hong Kong marks a comeback for one of China's technology titans that has in recent years been overshadowed by Alibaba and ...
UEFA blasts ‘disgraceful’ Super League plan as backlash grows
Al Jazeera, 20 Apr 2021
The European football's governing body UEFA says plans for a rival Super League are a "disgraceful and self-serving proposal" after 12 of Europe's top football clubs announced t...
Virginia students given 'shocking' race-based survey to answer
FOX, 20 Apr 2021
'The Ingraham Angle' host takes a closer look at woke 'propaganda' infiltrating schools.
Floyd family and civil rights leaders pray during closing arguments in Chauvin trial
AFP, 20 Apr 2021
Civil rights activists, including the Reverend Al Sharpton, pray with the family members of George Floyd during the closing statements of the Derek Chauvin trial.
Tensions run high as jury decides Chauvin verdict
Reuters, 20 Apr 2021
As jurors in the murder trial of former policeman Derek Chauvin began deliberations, Minneapolis and other cities across the U.S.
Nashville civil rights veterans see future hope
AP, 20 Apr 2021
Some of the Black college students who integrated downtown Nashville in 1960 went on to play integral roles in nearly every major campaign of the civil rights era.
Heavy winds fan flames as wildfire forces evacuations in Cape Town
CA, 20 Apr 2021
Firefighters faced heavy winds as they battled a wildfire in Cape Town, South Africa, on Monday though officials said the fire was “largely under control.” Heavy smoke could be ...
Families of Emmett Till and George Floyd bond over shared tragedies
CNN, 20 Apr 2021
The families of Emmett Till and George Floyd, two people whose deaths have become linked to the civil rights movement in the US, are now bonding over their shared tragedies that...
Apple Reinstates Controversial App ‘Parler’ But Stands By Initial Ban | NBC News NOW
NBC, 20 Apr 2021
Controversial right wing social media app Parler is returning to the Apple store after being banned.
PBS NewsHour West live episode, Apr. 19, 2021
PBS, 20 Apr 2021
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Derek Chauvin's murder trial heads to jury deliberations
CBS, 20 Apr 2021
Derek Chauvin's fate is now in the hands of 12 jurors following a day of contentious closing arguments.
NASA helicopter makes history with flight on Red Planet
CGTN, 20 Apr 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video #NASA made space history with the successful lift-off of the first powered, controlled flight by an #aircraft on another planet.
Social media 'likes' create division | Dominic Frisby
RT, 20 Apr 2021
Dominic Frisby has sussed out the cause of modern-day divisions:
Stocks Trade Near Records as Focus Turns to Earnings
Bloomberg, 20 Apr 2021
Apr.19 -- BNY Mellon Investment Management Chief Strategist Alicia
George Floyd: Will Derek Chauvin’s trial change US policing? night
BBC, 20 Apr 2021
The jury in the trial of Derek Chauvin, the ex-police officer accused of killing George Floyd last year, has retired to weigh up its verdict.
Prosecutor tells jury: George Floyd is dead is because Chauvin’s ‘heart was too small’
Guardian, 20 Apr 2021
Prosecutor Jerry Blackwell has had the final word in Derek Chauvin's murder trial in the hope to convince the jury that Chauvin caused George Floyd's death.
From Rodney King to George Floyd: Inside 30 Years of America's Police Violence | NYT
NYT, 20 Apr 2021
The trial of Derek Chauvin, the former Minneapolis police officer seen on video kneeling on George Floyd’s neck last May, is at the center of a national reckoning with race and ...
Watch again: Closing arguments in Derek Chauvin trial for murder of George Floyd | Day 15
Telegraph, 20 Apr 2021
Warning: The court may broadcast graphic material. Credit: COURT TV. George Floyd's death in Minneapolis last May caused a national reckoning over race relations and police brut...
Press Preview: A first look at Tuesday's newspaper headlines
Sky, 20 Apr 2021
Anna Botting takes a first look at what's making Tuesday's headlines - with the Daily Mirror's political editor Pippa Crerar and the chief executive of Conservative Home, Mark W...
Anger in Minneapolis as city awaits George Floyd verdict
ITV, 20 Apr 2021
The city of Minneapolis is waiting with baited breath, as a verdict on George Floyd's death could be delivered in a matter of hours.
Super League: "Legally, financially, fans don't own the clubs. Morally, they are the clubs."
FRANCE24, 20 Apr 2021
No, the #SuperLeague is not a quick fix scheme for debt-ridden #football giants, says Financial Times columnist Simon Kuper.