Wednesday, Jan 27, 2021
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Capitol breach: Washington DC Mayor Muriel Bowser holds a news conference – watch live
Guardian, 11 Jan 2021
The mayor of Washington DC Muriel Bowser holds a news conference following the violence at the Capitol earlier this month
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ShowBiz Minute: Page, Disney, Fonda
AP, 27 Jan 2021
Elliot Page and Emma Portner divorcing after three years; Disney updates Jungle Cruise after insensitivity criticism; Jane Fonda to receive Golden Globes' Cecil B.
US assures two-state solution for Israel-Palestine at UN
Al Jazeera, 27 Jan 2021
The new United States administration has revealed, for the first time, details of its policy on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Lindsey Graham: 'Illegitimate' impeachment process is a 'danger to democracy'
FOX, 27 Jan 2021
Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-SC, joins 'Hannity' to discuss legal discrepancies in Trump's pending Senate trial.
Did AstraZeneca mislead the European Union?
DW, 27 Jan 2021
The European Union's heath commissioner has said AstraZeneca's delay in delivering COVID-19 vaccines is "not acceptable." The EU paid €336 million for guaranteed orders and is a...
Prayer in the pandemic: religious leaders speak on grief, faith and Covid-19
AFP, 27 Jan 2021
As the death toll from Covid-19 continues to rise worldwide, local religious leaders across the globe speak to AFP about grief, faith and Covid-19.
Global COVID-19 cases surpass 100 million
Reuters, 27 Jan 2021
Global coronavirus cases surpassed 100 million, according to a Reuters tally. Almost 1.3% of the world's population has now been infected with COVID-19 and more than 2.1 million...
How Russia's TikTok generation are poised to take on Putin
CNN, 27 Jan 2021
Supporters of Russia's opposition leader Alexey Navalny gear up for more protests as the nation's youth grow more empowered to speak up against President Vladimir Putin.
Vladimir Putin: Russian palace in Navalny video not mine
BBC, 27 Jan 2021
Russian President Vladimir Putin says an opulent palace featured in a video by his arch-critic Alexei Navalny "doesn't belong to me".
Coronavirus: Global COVID-19 case count hits 100 million
CA, 27 Jan 2021
The global confirmed case count of COVID-19 hit 100 million on Tuesday, just over a year since the pandemic's first infection was reported.
PBS NewsHour West live episode, Jan. 26, 2021
PBS, 27 Jan 2021
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NBC Nightly News Broadcast (Full) - January 26th, 2021
NBC, 27 Jan 2021
President Biden announces Covid vaccine supply surge to states across U.S., Dr. Fauci says we’re in a race against time to beat Covid variants, and the pandemic’s devastating im...
Remembering Kobe Bryant's "Mamba mentality"
CBS, 27 Jan 2021
Tuesday marks one year since NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna Bryant and seven others died in a helicopter crash in California.
Biden signs four executive orders aimed at promoting racial equity
Guardian, 27 Jan 2021
The US president, Joe Biden, has signed four executive orders aimed at healing the racial divide in America, including one to curb the US government’s use of private prisons and...
Donald Trump's legal position explained
FT, 27 Jan 2021
The FT's US legal and enforcement correspondent Kadhim Shubber looks at the many legal challenges facing the ex-president, from impeachment to a criminal investigation into his ...
Public service: former Hong Kong lawmaker uses new restaurant to dish up examples of policy change
SCMP, 27 Jan 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Jeremy Tam Man-ho is a former Hong Kong lawmaker who had previously worked as a pilot for 18 years.
Betty Liu With Three Reasons Why SPACs Are So Popular
Bloomberg, 27 Jan 2021
Jan.26 -- Betty Liu, D and Z Media Acquisition president and
Families remember their loved one as UK Covid death toll passes 100,000
ITV, 27 Jan 2021
Behind the stark statistic of 100000 UK coronavirus deaths lie countless memories and stories of the people who have lost their lives to the virus.
COVID-19: Expensive hotel isolation deters travel abroad
Sky, 27 Jan 2021
The government is trying to deter travel abroad with mandatory 10 day hotel isolation that could cost up to £1,500.
Thousands flee violence in Central African republic
FRANCE24, 27 Jan 2021
In tonight's edition: An uptick in rebel violence in the Central African Republic.
Reeds burning in the marshes captured by drone near Russian city of Anapa
RT, 27 Jan 2021
Reeds burning in the floodplains were captured from air in Anapa, Russia. According to Russia's EMERCOM agency, the area of the fire in the floodplains of reeds was up to two th...