Thursday, Jan 21, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Moody’s Has Negative Outlook for 2021 Asia-Pacific Sovereigns
Bloomberg, 13 Jan 2021
Jan.12 -- Christian de Guzman, senior vice president for sovereign risk group at Moody's Investors Service, discusses his concerns about sovereign debt in Asia ...
Will Trump go down as the worst president in history?
CNN, 21 Jan 2021
Donald Trump is no longer president. But while his term is over, the analysis of where he will rank among our best and worst presidents is just starting.
Argentine healthcare workers get second round of Covid-19 jabs
AFP, 21 Jan 2021
Argentine healthcare workers from San Martin general Hospital in La Plata receive their second doses of the Russian-made Sputnik V vaccine against Covid-19.
QAnon believers hit with disappointment after President Biden's inauguration
CBS, 21 Jan 2021
Conspiracy theories circled online leading up to President Biden's inauguration, leading some to believe former President Donald Trump would somehow remain in office.
Police fire tear gas at protesters in Portland
Reuters, 21 Jan 2021
WARNING: STRONG LANGUAGE: People protesting against President Joe Biden's inauguration scuffled with police in Portland, Oregon.
Liz Cheney reacts to backlash over impeachment vote
FOX, 21 Jan 2021
Congresswoman Liz Cheney joins "America's Newsroom" to discuss the backlash she received after voting to impeach former President Trump.
The story of Trump's last day and Biden's inauguration
BBC, 21 Jan 2021
A look back at the moments that defined a historic day in the US capital as Joe Biden was sworn in as the nation's 46th president.
CAR rebel attacks displace at least 100,000 people
Al Jazeera, 21 Jan 2021
At least 100,000 people have been forced from their homes after rebel attacks in the Central African Republic during last month's disputed elections.
Dr. Fauci Says U.S. Will Fight Covid By Remaining In WHO | NBC News NOW
NBC, 21 Jan 2021
Dr. Anthony Fauci, chief medical adviser to the president, told the Word Health Organization that the U.S.
Angela Merkel lays out Germany's coronavirus strategy
DW, 21 Jan 2021
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said "we are in a difficult stage of the pandemic" in a press conference on Thursday.
ShowBiz Minute: Inauguration, Gorman, Schwarzenegger
AP, 21 Jan 2021
Lady Gaga and J. Lo perform at Biden Harris inauguration; Amanda Gorman reads at inauguration, sees book sales soar; Arnold Schwarzenegger shares video of his COVID-19 vaccination.
French students protest poor conditions due to Covid-19 crisis as country’s cases on the rise
FRANCE24, 21 Jan 2021
While the Covid-19 cases in France keep rising, many students say they are weary and demoralized after months of uncertainty about their education.
Massive firework displays concludes inauguration day
Guardian, 21 Jan 2021
The inauguration of Joe Biden as the 46th president of the United
Live: Latest from the scene after twin suicide bombings hit Iraq's capital
CGTN, 21 Jan 2021
Twin suicide bombings hit Iraq's capital Thursday, killing at least 28 people and wounding 73 others, three police officials and state TV said.
U.K. Suffers Deadliest Day of Virus Amid `War Zone'
Bloomberg, 21 Jan 2021
Jan.21 -- The U.K. suffered its worst day in the pandemic on
Does Biden’s cabinet signal a drastic change to US foreign policy? Well...
RT, 21 Jan 2021
Despite Biden’s sweeping changes to Trump’s domestic policies, some are wondering if there will be the same dramatic shift in America’s foreign policy.
IN FULL: 'Celebrating America' - Tom Hanks hosts concert for Joe Biden's inauguration
Sky, 21 Jan 2021
A celebrity-packed concert has welcomed in America's new president Joe Biden and his deputy Kamala Harris, with performances from Foo Fighters, Katy Perry, Demi Lovato and Jon B...
Obama, Bush and Clinton deliver special message to President Biden
Telegraph, 21 Jan 2021
Three former presidents who attended President Joe Biden's inauguration have come together to deliver a special message to the new president.
Young Chinese skater’s come-from-behind win warms hearts
SCMP, 21 Jan 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube An eight-year-old speed skater Ma Zihui in China’s Beijing warmed the hearts of millions online a...
WATCH LIVE: Inauguration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris | Direct feed
PBS, 21 Jan 2021
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Inauguration Day: Supporters across the United States welcome Biden, Harris
CA, 21 Jan 2021
Supporters of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris celebrated across the United States on Wednesday, with many gathering outdoors to watch the inauguration.