Friday, May 14, 2021
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Manchester United's game postponed after fans storm pitch
ITV, 03 May 2021
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Greece opens to tourists amid fast Covid-19 vaccination, as authorities hope ‘revenue income’
FRANCE24, 14 May 2021
Greece has kicked off its tourist season with some 40 international flights expected to arrive in the country this Friday, with the government and travel operators hoping the su...
Covid crisis grips crowded Kolkata
BBC, 14 May 2021
Kolkata, one of the most densely-populated cities in India, has been hit hard by country's second Covid-19 wave.
World must act to avoid climate catastrophe, COP26 chief says
Reuters, 14 May 2021
The world must act now to slow global warming otherwise there will be a climate catastrophe, COP26 President Alok Sharma said.
Over 2/3 of Seychelles positive Covid cases 'not vaccinated fully' says health official
AFP, 14 May 2021
The Seychelles is causing concern for world health experts after a rise of Covid-19 cases among fully vaccinated individuals.
How we'll live in 2030: Will there come a time when we never need to leave the house?
Telegraph, 14 May 2021
Our lives have changed so dramatically in the first twenty years
Corinthia London Hotel Seeing 'Huge Pent-up Demand', CEO Says
Bloomberg, 14 May 2021
May.14 -- The U.K. takes another stop closer to easing lockdown with much of the leisure sector opening next week.
Department Of Education To Act On Air Cleaning Devices Used In Schools
NBC, 14 May 2021
The Department of Education is set to investigate air cleaning devises used to kill airborne Covid-19 in schools as experts say the machines are ineffective and could be harmful.
How can brutal U.S. cops be held accountable?
CGTN, 14 May 2021
For a long time, it is not uncommon to see violent law enforcement by the U.S. police, especially against African Americans.
US pipeline cyberattack came from gang in Russia, Biden says
Al Jazeera, 14 May 2021
US President Joe Biden says the East Coast fuel shortages will end in a few days as the country's largest fuel pipeline network is restarted.
'We will not give up' | Hundreds of Nissan workers protest plant closures in Barcelona
RT, 14 May 2021
Protesters marched in Barcelona, Spain with whistles and firecrackers in a demonstration against the planned closures of car manufacturing plants.
ShowBiz Minute: Maher, Prince Harry, Springsteen
AP, 14 May 2021
Bill Maher taping canceled after host's positive virus test; Prince Harry thought about quitting royal life in his 20s; Bruce Springsteen presented with Woody Guthrie Prize, say...
Wild boar corner Italian woman and steal her food shopping
Guardian, 14 May 2021
A group of wild boar surrounded a woman who had just come out of a supermarket near Rome and stole her shopping, rekindling a debate about the animal's presence in Italian towns...
Schools left out of extra 'pupil premium' funds
Sky, 14 May 2021
The pupil premium payment is paid to schools for pupils who get free school meals but a change in terms has left schools in parts of England short-changed.
The black fungus nightmare facing India’s coronavirus patients
SCMP, 14 May 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube India is reporting a sharp increase in the number of rare “black fungus” infections, or mucormyco...
Gutfeld questions legitimacy of Ellen's excuses for leaving show
FOX, 14 May 2021
'Gutfeld!' panel reacts to popular daytime host leaving post
Our royal team on The Queen's speech and Meghan's message on vaccines
ITV, 14 May 2021
This is The Royal Rota - our weekly podcast about the royal family, with ITV News Royal Editor Chris Ship and Producer Lizzie Robinson.
Hamas releases new propaganda video amid ongoing violence
CNN, 14 May 2021
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaks out against clashes between Jewish and Arab citizens as violence between Israel and Hamas continues.
What if the Whales Could Save Us? | Rethink Sustainability
FT, 14 May 2021
Can whales help cool the temperature of our planet? A whale’s body can store up to 33 tonnes of harmful carbon dioxide.
Israel masses troops on Gaza border as conflict escalates
DW, 14 May 2021
Israel says it is massing troops on the border with Gaza, and calling up thousands of reservists ahead of a possible ground invasion of the Hamas-ruled territory.
Yankees say 8 vaccinated team members tested positive for COVID
CBS, 14 May 2021
The New York Yankees say eight fully vaccinated team members have tested positive for COVID-19.