Friday, Apr 23, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Disturbing images of civilian killings in Ethiopia obtained by BBC
BBC, 02 Apr 2021
Disturbing videos which appear to show the killing of unarmed civilians in Northern Ethiopia by people apparently dressed in Ethiopian army uniform, have been obtained by the BBC.
In 2020 the government launched a military campaign in the region of Tigray, following an attack blamed on a rebel group, the Tigray People's Liberation Front.
There have been accusations of serious abuses and war crimes by all sides in the conflict.
Clive Myrie presents BBC News at Ten reporting by Africa correspondent Leila Nathoo.
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Employers Now Offering Incentives Encouraging Part-Time Workers To Return | NBC News NOW
NBC, 23 Apr 2021
Many people are getting full unemployment during the pandemic, keeping some from going back to work full time.
Biden calls for climate action as Xi renews carbon neutral pledge
Al Jazeera, 23 Apr 2021
President Joe Biden has committed the United States to be a global leader on climate change.
German lawmakers grill Merkel over Wirecard scandal
DW, 23 Apr 2021
Angela Merkel faced questions today over one of Germany's largest corporate scandals.
Mom goes viral challenging school board over kids' masks
FOX, 23 Apr 2021
Mother Courtney Ann Taylor on going against mask requirement that has been extended through next year.
'Cautious relief' in Kiev as Russia pulls back troops
FRANCE24, 23 Apr 2021
Russia has begun pulling back troops in Crimea, after taking part in military exercises.
SpaceX rocketship launches 4 astronauts on NASA mission to ISS
CA, 23 Apr 2021
NASA and Elon Musk's commercial rocket company SpaceX launched a new four-astronaut team on a flight to the International Space Station on Friday, the first crew ever propelled ...
Spectators watch third crewed SpaceX launch
AP, 23 Apr 2021
Spectators at Space View Park in Titusville, directly across from the launch pad, cheered as Falcon rocket thundered into the night from NASA's Kennedy Space Center in Florida o...
LIVE: SpaceX rocketship launches astronauts on NASA mission to ISS
Reuters, 23 Apr 2021
NASA astronauts Shane Kimbrough and Megan McArthur are joined by Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency astronaut Akihiko Hoshide, and ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet on a Crew Dragon ...
French President arrives at funeral of Chad's Deby
AFP, 23 Apr 2021
French President Emmanuel Macron arrives for the funeral of Chad leader Idriss Deby, who ruled the country with an iron fist for 30 years but was a key ally in that fight agains...
BizBeat Ep. 109: Is the U.S. a reliable leader in fighting climate change?
CGTN, 23 Apr 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken warned in a recent speech that the United States was losing opportunities created by the climate cris...
COVID-19: Virus across Delhi overwhelms Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital
Sky, 23 Apr 2021
India is seeing a record spike in coronavirus infections during a second wave that is seeing people left outside and emotions are running high.
Most Americans fear defunding the police will leave them unprotected
RT, 23 Apr 2021
As the US calls grow to quote 'defund the police', many Americans say they're terrified that will leave them in danger on the streets and in their homes.
India's hospitals buckle under record Covid surge – BBC News
BBC, 23 Apr 2021
India's healthcare system is buckling as a record surge in Covid-19 cases puts pressure on hospital beds and drains oxygen supplies.
JPMorgan's Pinto on Managing SPAC Risks
Bloomberg, 23 Apr 2021
Apr.23 -- JPMorgan Chase Co-President Daniel Pinto shares his
India resorts to mass cremations as Covid deaths pile up in second wave
Telegraph, 23 Apr 2021
Mass cremations and funerals have become a grim common occurrence in India as the country's healthcare and post-mortem systems struggle to cope with a second wave of coroanvirus.
Angry resident reacts after gender reveal party using explosives sets off earthquake
Guardian, 23 Apr 2021
A New Hampshire family’s gender reveal party was such a blast that it set off reports of an earthquake, and could be heard from across the state line, police said.
Chinese elderly people stop wedding car to demand for free gifts
SCMP, 23 Apr 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Elderly people in central China’s Henan province were filmed standing in the middle of the road t...
PBS NewsHour West live episode, Apr. 22, 2021
PBS, 23 Apr 2021
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Geoengineering: A controversial solution that could help fight climate change
CBS, 23 Apr 2021
New technologies may be able to slow global warming and, in some cases, even stop climate change in its tracks.
Do we still need to wear a mask outdoors?
CNN, 23 Apr 2021
CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta discusses whether people should continue to wear a mask outdoors even when they are vaccinated.