Friday, Jan 22, 2021
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Covid-19: EU extends order for BioNTech/Pfizer vaccine to 600 million doses
FRANCE24, 09 Jan 2021
Authorities in the EU and Britain on Friday ramped up Covid-19 vaccine announcements as they tried to dampen criticism over the slow pace of jabs amid stubbornly high infection figures.
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Bridgerton renewed for second series
BBC, 22 Jan 2021
Netflix has announced that Bridgerton will return for a second series. Production will begin in the spring of 2021.
Pelosi reflects on “most beautiful” Biden-Harris inauguration ceremony
CA, 22 Jan 2021
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Thursday reflected on what she called the "most beautiful" inauguration ceremony, themed on unifying the country, of President Joe Biden and V...
Some Conspiracy Theorists Lose Hope After Biden Inauguration | NBC News NOW
NBC, 22 Jan 2021
QAnon supporters believed Wednesday's inauguration was an elaborate trap set by Trump to retain power.
Snowshoeing is a winner in France
Reuters, 22 Jan 2021
In France, ski resorts have closed chair lifts, button lifts and cable cars, so, skiers and snowboarders have instead taken up snowshoeing.
CITIZEN by CNN: Biden's first 100 days
CNN, 22 Jan 2021
President Joe Biden has been inaugurated. He and his administration have big plans to enact and big problems to address.
Biden administration gets to work on reversing Trump-era immigration policies
CBS, 21 Jan 2021
On his first day in office, President Biden signed 17 executive orders and actions.
McCarthy discusses GOP priorities under a Biden administration
FOX, 21 Jan 2021
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy speaks to press. Subscribe
Europe seeks to compete with Asia in electric vehicles
Al Jazeera, 21 Jan 2021
The demand for electric vehicles is booming worldwide. Governments in Europe are making plans to phase out fuel-burning cars.
Netflix show 'Lupin' shines new light on French crime fiction hero
AFP, 21 Jan 2021
The success of the "Lupin" series on Netflix is reviving public interest in Maurice Leblanc's novels about the gentleman burglar.
After Trump’s wrecking ball: Can Joe Biden fix America? | To The Point
DW, 21 Jan 2021
Joe Biden stands for a huge reset in American politics. But can
ShowBiz Minute: Inauguration, Gorman, Schwarzenegger
AP, 21 Jan 2021
Lady Gaga and J. Lo perform at Biden Harris inauguration; Amanda Gorman reads at inauguration, sees book sales soar; Arnold Schwarzenegger shares video of his COVID-19 vaccination.
French students protest poor conditions due to Covid-19 crisis as country’s cases on the rise
FRANCE24, 21 Jan 2021
While the Covid-19 cases in France keep rising, many students say they are weary and demoralized after months of uncertainty about their education.
Massive firework displays concludes inauguration day
Guardian, 21 Jan 2021
The inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th president of the United
Live: Latest from the scene after twin suicide bombings hit Iraq's capital
CGTN, 21 Jan 2021
Twin suicide bombings hit Iraq's capital Thursday, killing at least 28 people and wounding 73 others, three police officials and state TV said.
U.K. Suffers Deadliest Day of Virus Amid `War Zone'
Bloomberg, 21 Jan 2021
Jan.21 -- The U.K. suffered its worst day in the pandemic on
Does Biden’s cabinet signal a drastic change to US foreign policy? Well...
RT, 21 Jan 2021
Despite Biden’s sweeping changes to Trump’s domestic policies, some are wondering if there will be the same dramatic shift in America’s foreign policy.
IN FULL: 'Celebrating America' - Tom Hanks hosts concert for Joe Biden's inauguration
Sky, 21 Jan 2021
A celebrity-packed concert has welcomed in America's new president Joe Biden and his deputy Kamala Harris, with performances from Foo Fighters, Katy Perry, Demi Lovato and Jon B...
Obama, Bush and Clinton deliver special message to President Biden
Telegraph, 21 Jan 2021
Three former presidents who attended President Joe Biden's inauguration have come together to deliver a special message to the new president.
Young Chinese skater’s come-from-behind win warms hearts
SCMP, 21 Jan 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube An eight-year-old speed skater Ma Zihui in China’s Beijing warmed the hearts of millions online a...
WATCH LIVE: Inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris | Direct feed
PBS, 21 Jan 2021
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