Sunday, Feb 28, 2021
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French dance music duo Daft Punk split after 28 years
FRANCE24, 23 Feb 2021
Electronic music stars Daft Punk have split up, their publicist confirmed on Monday, ending one of the era's defining dancefloor acts.
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Kazakh pop stars break taboo on political lyrics
Reuters, 28 Feb 2021
Ninety One, a popular local band from Kazakhstan, released a song titled ‘Taboo’ which makes references to the country's economic issues and political corruption.
Popular L.A. restaurant closes after high-tech "dine and dash" scheme
CBS, 28 Feb 2021
Though many restaurants remain closed during the pandemic, dining and dashing still remains a problem, and even forced one Los Angeles restaurant owner to close up shop.
AP Top Stories February 27 P
AP, 28 Feb 2021
Here are the top stories for Saturday, February 27th: Biden hails House passage of $1.9T virus bill; VP Harris: "Baton is now in our hands"; New Yorkers rally in support of Asia...
Bosnia: Refugees face winter chaos | Focus on Europe
DW, 28 Feb 2021
Despite the snow and ice, refugees are still waiting at EU borders. Aid workers helping them are facing increasing pressure.
Gov. Kristi Noem torches Fauci during emotional CPAC speech | FULL
FOX, 28 Feb 2021
South Dakota Gov. Kristi Noem uses her CPAC speech to tout her state's handling of the coronavirus and contrasted it with "blue state" governors.
The New Reality extended: How 2 best friends were reunited 82 years after escaping Hitler’s Germany
CA, 28 Feb 2021
Betty Grebenshikoff was just nine years old when she escaped Hitler’s Germany. Dozens in her family would be killed in Nazi death camps.
Katrina Adams' journey from the tennis court to the C-suite
PBS, 28 Feb 2021
Katrina Adams, the youngest and first black person to become CEO, Chairperson and President of the United States Tennis Association, is a force both on the tennis court and in t...
Jeremy Lin says he's been called 'coronavirus' on the court
CNN, 28 Feb 2021
As the number of violent attacks against Asian Americans escalates, former NBA star Jeremy Lin said he has experienced racism while playing basketball.
Czech freediver breaks world record for longest swim under ice
AFP, 28 Feb 2021
Czech freediver David Vencl swims 80 metres beneath ice on February 23 2021 breaking the world record by braving freezing water in a lake at a former quarry in the village of La...
Is Facebook too powerful?
BBC, 27 Feb 2021
Amid growing calls to break up the social media giant Facebook, Ros Atkins looks at its power.
How is extreme poverty being measured in China?
Al Jazeera, 27 Feb 2021
Ending extreme poverty has been a key initiative of the Chinese president since he came to power in 2012.
Live: Biden Delivers Remarks On The American Rescue Plan | NBC News
NBC, 27 Feb 2021
Watch live coverage as President Biden delivers remarks on the American Rescue Plan.
2021/02/26 China's anti-poverty drive / Boao forum mission
CGTN, 27 Feb 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video — As China rings in the Lantern Festival, it also celebrates a milestone in efforts to take a bite out of poverty.
‘Foreign consultants’ with ties to Macron pocketing contracts in COVID jab rollout
RT, 27 Feb 2021
French MPs want to know why ‘foreign consultants’ with connections to President Macron are earning big money from a COVID vaccine rollout that has been plagued with failures and...
Live: Captain Sir Tom Moore's funeral takes place
ITV, 27 Feb 2021
Live: Captain Sir Tom Moore's funeral takes place | ITV News.
Jamal Khashoggi: Biden to hold Saudi 'accountable for human right abuses'
Sky, 27 Feb 2021
US President Joe Biden has told Saudi Arabia's King Salman that he will "hold them accountable for human rights abuses".
Snow moon rises in Bolton in stunning images
Telegraph, 27 Feb 2021
This year's snow moon is shown in incredible photos rising behind Rivington Pike in Bolton.
US will not sanction Saudi prince despite implicating him in murder of Khashoggi
FRANCE24, 27 Feb 2021
The United States on Friday for the first time publicly accused Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman of approving the gruesome murder of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi, ...
Wall Street Week - Full Show (02/26/2021)
Bloomberg, 27 Feb 2021
Feb.26 -- One of the most iconic brands in financial television returns for today's issues and today's world.
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...