Saturday, Feb 27, 2021
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Nightly News Full Broadcast (February 20th)
NBC, 21 Feb 2021
Plane parts fall into Colorado neighborhood after engine failure, millions still without water after Texas weather disaster, and 6 million vaccine doses delayed due to extreme weather.
Tucker: Experts scrambling to avoid humiliation for their pandemic response
FOX, 27 Feb 2021
Tucker Carlson examines failures of politicians and health experts on COVID-19. #FoxNews #Tucker
Biden Criticized By Some Democrats For Syria Airstrike
NBC, 27 Feb 2021
Some Democrats criticized President Biden for the airstrike in Syria and questioned whether the president has the legal authority to act without Congressional consent.
Canada approves AstraZeneca's COVID-19 shot
Reuters, 27 Feb 2021
Canada has approved AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine, including
CPAC speakers shower Trump with praise
CNN, 27 Feb 2021
Speakers at CPAC praised former President Trump and pushed his election lies, showing the support Trump still has among the GOP's most faithful.
Biden tours Texas emergency aid operations centre following historic winter storm
CA, 27 Feb 2021
U.S. President Joe Biden traveled to Houston on Friday as the state works to recover from a severe winter storm that caused serious damage to homes and businesses, left millions...
House to vote on relief bill, Dems mull wage plan
AP, 27 Feb 2021
A $1.9 trillion package aimed at helping the country rebuild from the pandemic seemed headed toward House passage Friday, even as Democrats searched for a way to revive their de...
Remembering 5 extraordinary people who lost their lives to COVID-19
PBS, 27 Feb 2021
This week the nation reached a grim milestone as the pandemic death count surpassed 500,000 in the United States.
Why more than 1.6 million Chinese people have left areas in the northeast to move south
SCMP, 27 Feb 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube A prolonged economic recession in China’s northeast is behind the movement of more than 1.6 milli...
Activists protest at Subway HQ in Paris to denounce animal 'cruelty'
AFP, 27 Feb 2021
Activists from the L214 NGO rally outside of Subway's headquarters in Paris to denounce animal "cruelty" and the sandwich giant's "refusal for the past two years" to admit its r...
Press Preview - A first look inside Saturday's newspapers
Sky, 27 Feb 2021
See what's making Saturday morning's newspaper headlines with Daily Mirror columnist Susie Boniface and Conservative commentator Tim Montgomerie.
Shake Shack CEO Sees Silver Lining in Last Year for Restaurants
Bloomberg, 27 Feb 2021
Feb.26 -- Danny Meyer, CEO of the Union Square Hospitality Group, talks about earnings for Shake Shack and getting the business back to normal.
Myanmar's UN ambassador defies junta, calls for global action to overturn coup
FRANCE24, 27 Feb 2021
Myanmar's ambassador to the United Nations made an impassioned plea Friday for the international community to take the "strongest possible action" to end the junta's rule in the...
Kids in cages? Only if Trump does it, apparently
RT, 27 Feb 2021
It's OK when we do it: Biden's shiny new administration is once again being accused of insincerity after the Democrats reopened in February two of the very same child migrant de...
NASA names HQ after agency's first Black female engineer
ITV, 27 Feb 2021
Mary W Jackson was one of the Hidden Figures who helped NASA reach for the stars.
Shamima Begum cannot return to UK says Supreme Court
BBC, 27 Feb 2021
The UK Supreme Court has ruled that Shamima Begum, who ran away from Britain when she was 15 to join the Islamic State group in Syria, should not be allowed to return, to challe...
How Black Americans viewed the Capitol riot and the response that followed
CBS, 27 Feb 2021
Following the attack on the Capitol in January, many U.S. leaders said the images and sentiments represented there were shocking and un-American.
Hundreds of calves stranded at sea suspected for disease
Guardian, 27 Feb 2021
Hundreds of calves crammed onboard a ship were checked by Spanish government veterinarians after months at sea, suspected of contracting the bovine disease bluetonge.
'This battle is not won yet', warns Jonathan Van-Tam after cases increase in parts of UK
Telegraph, 27 Feb 2021
Coronavirus cases are rising in parts of the UK showing that "this battle is not won," Deputy Chief Medical Officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam has said.
How The Global Computer Chip Shortage Happened
CNBC, 27 Feb 2021
It’s not an overstatement to say that semiconductors power the modern world. They’re not only a key component of nearly every electronic device we buy and use — they also power ...
High on lockdown: Substance abuse during the pandemic | COVID-19 Special
DW, 27 Feb 2021
Actor Seth Rogen, is not alone. Celebrity or not – pandemic pot smokers are on the rise, according to a global survey of 55,000 respondents.