Tuesday, Mar 09, 2021
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CNN explains why Biden's flight to DC is so unusual
CNN, 20 Jan 2021
President-elect Joe Biden arrives at Joint Base Andrews in a private plane ahead of Inauguration Day. CNN's Jake Tapper and Abby Phillip explain what makes this so unusual.
Brianna Keilar fires back at RNC chair's false claim
CNN, 09 Mar 2021
Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel falsely claimed that CNN is ignoring the fact that President Joe Biden has not held his own solo press conference since t...
New York City public high school students to return to classroom on March 22, mayor says
Reuters, 09 Mar 2021
Public high schools in New York City will welcome students back for in-person instruction on March 22, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Monday, the latest step by the United St...
Biden senior adviser Cedric Richmond: "We're not going to compromise" on $15 minimum wage
CBS, 09 Mar 2021
Congress is moving closer to passing President Biden's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package without the minimum wage increase the bill originally included.
Senegalese president urges calm amid unrest
AFP, 09 Mar 2021
Senegal's President Macky Sall calls for calm, after days of deadly clashes between opposition supporters and security forces in the usually tranquil West African state.
'The Five' blast Democrat relief bill sending money to incarcerated murders
FOX, 09 Mar 2021
The Boston Marathon Bomber and Dylann Roof may be eligible for stimulus checks according to Sen.
AP Top Stories March 8 P
AP, 09 Mar 2021
Here are the top stories for Monday, March 8th: CDC issues guidelines for vaccinated Americans; Jury selection starts in trial of Derek Chauvin; GOP senator from Mo.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's interview stirs emotional reactions globally
CA, 09 Mar 2021
People around the world reacted on Monday to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's interview with Oprah Winfrey, some empathizing with the Duchess of Sussex while others were critica...
Taliban gains likely if some 10,000 NATO troops due to leave Afghanistan
DW, 09 Mar 2021
The United States has warned Afghanistan that the Taliban could make rapid territorial gains if US-led NATO forces withdraw from the country by the first of May.
Live: Biden, Harris Deliver Remarks On International Women’s Day | NBC News
NBC, 09 Mar 2021
Watch live coverage of President Joe Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris, and Secretary of Defense Lloyd J.
Is rethinking masculinity the key to gender equality in India? | The Stream
Al Jazeera, 09 Mar 2021
A new Indian series, What’s a Man? is a research-in-process podcast that lays bare what it means to be a man in the country today.
WATCH LIVE: Harris delivers virtual remarks to National League of Cities conference
PBS, 09 Mar 2021
Stream your PBS favorites with the PBS app: https://to.pbs.org/2Jb8twG
Will Beyoncé Win at the Grammys? Diary of a Song Discusses
NYT, 09 Mar 2021
Beyoncé, Megan Thee Stallion, Billie Eilish, Dua Lipa and more will face off Sunday at the Grammys for record of the year.
Phulkari: The women saving India's intricate flower embroidery
BBC, 09 Mar 2021
Phulkari is an intricate handmade Indian embroidery that is practised mostly in the northern Indian state of Punjab.
Equatorial Guinea: explosions at barracks rock city of Bata
Guardian, 08 Mar 2021
A series of large explosions at a military base rocked the city of Bata in Equatorial Guinea on Sunday, killing at least 20 and injuring more than 600, state media reported.
NPC delegate from HK on legal basis of improving HK's electoral system
CGTN, 08 Mar 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-03-08/NPC-delegate-from-HK-on-legal-basis-of-improving-HK-s-electoral-system-YsQvHN2wqk/index.html
What priorities? UK spends millions on briefing room amid 1% NHS hike
RT, 08 Mar 2021
A major scandal is unfolding in the UK, as Downing Street comes in for criticism over spending millions on a media briefing room.
Cryptomania: The rise of non-fungible tokens
FRANCE24, 08 Mar 2021
Have you ever heard of NFTs or non-fungible tokens? The virtual market of collectibles is booming, ushering in a new world in which people are ready to pay millions of dollars f...
'Meghan and Harry's interview can't be undone': Why there's no way back for couple and Royal family
Telegraph, 08 Mar 2021
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex's interview with Oprah has raised questions about what it is the couple might have achieved with their revelations, according to The Telegraph's C...
71kg of garbage found in stomach of stray pregnant cow in India
SCMP, 08 Mar 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Veterinary surgeons in India have found 71kg (157lbs) of garbage in the stomach of a pregnant str...
Don Lemon responds to Oprah's interview with Meghan and Harry
CNN, 09 Mar 2021
CNN's Don Lemon says that he and many in the Black community are not surprised to hear Duchess of Sussex Meghan Markle say that some figures in the palace raised concerns about ...