Sunday, Feb 28, 2021
Focus on the big picture
More Than 300,000 Still Without Power in Texas
Bloomberg, 20 Feb 2021
Feb.19 -- The blackouts that plunged millions of Texans into chaos in the midst of a historic cold blast are easing, but the energy crisis continues. About 340 ...
Buffett upbeat on America and Berkshire
Reuters, 28 Feb 2021
Warren Buffett’s enthusiasm for the future of America and Berkshire Hathaway has not been dimmed by the pandemic, as he bought back a record of nearly $25 billion of its stock i...
Eric Shawn: The move in Congress to declassify the Jimmy Hoffa FBI files
FOX, 28 Feb 2021
Rep. Lee Zeldin calls for the Department of Justice to finally release the secrets that have been hidden since 1975.
Activists Denounce Increase In Hate Crimes Against Asian Americans
NBC, 28 Feb 2021
Community members and activists held rallies on Saturday to denounce the increase in reported hate crimes, harassment and discrimination aimed at Asian Americans.
The New Reality: Health officials urge Canadians to break the pandemic misinformation chain
CA, 28 Feb 2021
A year into the global pandemic, misinformation about COVID-19 has health officials increasingly concerned.
PBS NewsHour Weekend Full Episode February 27, 2021
PBS, 28 Feb 2021
On this edition for Saturday, February 27, President Biden’s
Donald Trump supporters gather for his return in Florida
Sky, 28 Feb 2021
Supporters of Donald Trump have gathered in Florida ahead of his first major speech since his presidency ended.
US clears J&J’s shot; 3 vaccines now available
AP, 28 Feb 2021
The U.S. now has a third vaccine to prevent COVID-19. The Food and Drug Administration cleared a Johnson & Johnson shot that works with just one dose instead of two.
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.
Prince William and Kate urge people to get Covid vaccine
ITV, 28 Feb 2021
Prince William said he and Kate "wholeheartedly support" Covid vaccines and warned against "rumours and misinformation" about them.
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.
Hundreds arrested in Myanmar protests as demonstrators, UN envoy defy junta
FRANCE24, 28 Feb 2021
Police in Myanmar launched their most sweeping crackdown in three weeks of nationwide protests against military rule on Saturday, arresting hundreds of people and shooting and w...
Prince William warns social media is 'awash with rumours' as he urges coronavirus vaccine take-up
Telegraph, 28 Feb 2021
The Duke of Cambridge has warned that social media is “awash with rumours and misinformation” about coronavirus vaccines as he sought to bolster his grandmother’s message of sup...
CPAC 2012 - Final Day From Radio Row
RT, 28 Feb 2021
The Wayne Dupree Show will be LIVE from CPAC 2021 Radio Row between 1 pm - 4 pm EST.
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.
Exeter: WW2 bomb detonated after homes evacuated
Guardian, 28 Feb 2021
A controlled detonation has been carried out on an unexploded World War Two bomb found in Exeter.
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...
Why Content Moderation Costs Social Media Companies Billions
CNBC, 28 Feb 2021
After the riots at the Capitol on January 6, debate is swirling over how platforms moderate content and what is protected as free speech.
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.
President Xi Jinping: CPC leadership key to China's poverty eradication
CGTN, 27 Feb 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-02-28/President-Xi-CPC-leadership-key-to-China-s-poverty-eradication-YemgqAGk5a/index.html