Thursday, May 13, 2021
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US 'falling behind' China on renewable energy investment, says Blinken
AFP, 20 Apr 2021
The United States is "falling behind" China in their competition to lead the world in the field of renewable energy, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken says during a speech in Annapolis, Maryland.
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Times Square shooting suspect taken into custody
CBS, 13 May 2021
The alleged gunman who opened fire in Times Square on Saturday, hitting three bystanders including a 4-year-old girl, was taken into custody Wednesday, police announced.
What Liz Cheney's ousting from GOP leadership and Trump's influence means for party future
CA, 13 May 2021
Republican Rep. Liz Cheney lost her spot as House Conference Chair on Wednesday when a majority of the caucus voted to remove her from leadership as she continued to push back a...
Sanación ritual de espiritistas gana lugar en Venezuela
AP, 13 May 2021
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Mitch McConnell makes bold prediction on Biden's presidency
FOX, 13 May 2021
Senate minority leader joins 'Special Report' to assess Biden's presidency and lay out GOP's strategy to regain majority.
Malnutrition strikes children in DR Congo's fragile Kasai region
AFP, 13 May 2021
Acute malnutrition stalks the diamond-rich but fragile Kasai region in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) -- the world's worst-hit country in terms of food insecurity, accor...
Biden hopes Israel-Gaza conflict will end soon
Reuters, 13 May 2021
Not explaining the reasons behind his optimism, Biden said his
14-story Building In Gaza Collapses After Israeli Airstrikes
NBC, 13 May 2021
As the deadly exchanges between Israel and Palestinians continue, video captured the collapse of a 14-story building in Gaza following Israeli airstrikes.
Italy warns of new migrant surge with “tens of thousands” planning to cross from Libya
BBC, 13 May 2021
Italy is warning it needs more help to deal with a big increase in the number of migrants arriving there via boat from Libya.
What's the 'COVID-19 effect' on nurses?
DW, 13 May 2021
Everywhere, nurses are on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19 - often putting their lives at risk to save others.
WATCH LIVE: Biden delivers remarks on COVID-19 response and vaccination program
PBS, 13 May 2021
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Hearing about Capitol riot goes off-the-rails
CNN, 13 May 2021
Former acting Defense Secretary Christopher Miller and former acting Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen testified during a House hearing about their actions during the Capitol insur...
🇵🇸 Where will Israel's assault on Palestinians end? | The Stream
Al Jazeera, 13 May 2021
Palestinians in occupied East Jerusalem and Israeli-besieged Gaza have for days faced a series of increasingly severe Israeli assaults that have killed dozens of people and woun...
Live: Boris Johnson updates MPs on Covid pandemic developments
ITV, 12 May 2021
Live: Boris Johnson updates MPs on Covid pandemic developments.
BREAKING: Public inquiry into handling of COVID to begin 2022 - PM
Sky, 12 May 2021
The Prime Minister has told the Commons an independent public inquiry into the Government's handling of the pandemic will begin in spring 2022.
Israeli-Palestinian conflict | Cross-border bombardment leaves 35 Palestinians & 5 Israelis dead
RT, 12 May 2021
The UN's Middle East peace envoy has described the Israeli-Palestinian confrontation as escalating into a full-scale war, as the situation continues to spiral out of control, wi...
Covid-19 catastrophe could have been prevented, says independent probe
FRANCE24, 12 May 2021
The catastrophic scale of the Covid-19 pandemic could have been prevented, an independent global panel concluded Wednesday, but a "toxic cocktail" of dithering and poor coordina...
Myanmar marks 100 days since military coup with pop-up protests across major cities
SCMP, 12 May 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Demonstrations erupted across major cities in Myanmar on May 11, 2021, to mark 100 days since the...
California attorney general pledges more support in combating anti-Asian violence
CBS, 13 May 2021
California Attorney General Rob Bonta joined Elaine Quijano on "Red and Blue" to discuss why he's launching a Racial Justice Bureau within his state's Department of Justice.
Capitol riot: Former acting US defence secretary, AG defend response | HIGHLIGHTS
CA, 13 May 2021
A U.S. House of Representatives Oversight Committee hearing on the federal response to the Jan.
Enfrentamientos entre manifestantes palestinos y policía en Israel
AP, 13 May 2021
Una cantidad sustancial de palestinos que viven en Israel han