Monday, Apr 19, 2021
Focus on the big picture
#LIVE: CPPCC National Committee holds a press coference.
CD, 04 Mar 2021
LIVE: CPPCC National Committee holds a press coference.
European Soccer Clubs Propose New Super League
Bloomberg, 19 Apr 2021
Apr.18 -- A group of the world's richest soccer clubs announced plans for a European breakaway league starting in August.
AP Top Stories April 18 P
AP, 19 Apr 2021
Here's the latest for Sunday, April 18: Six dead in two shootings in Wisconsin and Texas; at least 11 killed, 100 injured in Egypt train derailment; Germany remembers 80,000 liv...
'Better Days' director hopes Oscar-nominated film inspires Chinese peers to tackle hard topics
Reuters, 19 Apr 2021
“Better Days” director Derek Tsang said his Oscar-nominated film could inspire other Chinese artists to pursue difficult topics despite the challenges in getting works past cens...
NASA Makes History With Flight On Mars
NBC, 19 Apr 2021
NASA will make history again with the first-ever controlled power flight on any body other than Earth.
Cape Verde: Prime Minister's party declares victory in parliamentary elections
AFP, 19 Apr 2021
Outgoing Prime Minister Ulisses Correia e Silva's Movement for Democracy party declares victory in Cape Verde's parliamentary elections.
England's 'Big Six' confirm European Super League plans despite widespread anger
ITV, 19 Apr 2021
England's 'Big Six' confirm European Super League plans despite
How the ‘right to disconnect’ may benefit employees
CA, 19 Apr 2021
It's been more than a year since the pandemic changed our lives and forced many of us to work from home.
WATCH: Sam Amidon performs his song ‘Maggie’
PBS, 19 Apr 2021
Sam Amidon is known for putting his own spin on traditional American music, and his song “Maggie” is a perfect example.
Press Preview: A first look at Monday's newspaper headlines
Sky, 19 Apr 2021
Jonathan Samuels takes a first look at what's making Monday's headlines - with the Parliamentary Sketch Writer Madeline Grant, and author and journalist Rachel Shabi.
Closing arguments begin Monday in the Derek Chauvin trial
CBS, 19 Apr 2021
After two weeks of testimony, closing arguments in the Derek Chauvin trial will begin on Monday.
Small business owners on challenges they're facing amid COVID-19, US riots
FOX, 19 Apr 2021
Small business owners Bill Anderson and Chris Montana react to new challenges ahead of COVID-19 lockdowns.
Brazil’s President rejects lockdown despite 370,000 Covid deaths
BBC, 19 Apr 2021
Brazil has seen more than 370,000 deaths from Covid, one of the highest rates in the world.
The Mother of All Talkshows with George Galloway - Episode 96
RT, 19 Apr 2021
GEORGE GALLOWAY | And the Mother Of All Talk Shows. Tonight 7pm-10pm London time. Unmissable.
Netherlands rocked by foreign adoptions scandal | Focus on Europe
DW, 19 Apr 2021
In the Netherlands, birth certificates have been falsified in the adoptions of babies from overseas.
Police taken hostage by Pakistani Islamists after days of anti-France protests
FRANCE24, 19 Apr 2021
At least seven Pakistan police officers and special rangers were taken hostage Sunday by supporters of a radical Islamist party, officials said, after days of violent anti-Franc...
Germany sees rising death toll from COVID-19
Al Jazeera, 19 Apr 2021
Germany has held a memorial service for those who have died of COVID-19. Another 67 people died on Sunday, bringing the death toll to just under 80,000.
Former Australian prime minister puts Rupert Murdoch on blast
CNN, 19 Apr 2021
Former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull speaks to CNN's Brian Stelter about Rupert Murdoch, the Australian-born American media mogul whose global empire includes Fox N...
Watch the terrifying moment a Peleton treadmill traps and pulls a child under
Telegraph, 19 Apr 2021
US safety regulators have warned owners of the Peloton Tread + treadmill not to use the machine if they live in a home with children or pets, unless they can lock it away.
China's vaccine 'significantly effective': multinational studies
CGTN, 18 Apr 2021
Dozens of countries have authorized the use of Chinese vaccines, with more than 80 countries receiving China's emergency assistance.
George Eustice: David Cameron has 'not broken any of the rules' in Greensill scandal
Guardian, 18 Apr 2021
The environment secretary said the former prime minister's behaviour