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EXCLUSIVE: Tucker obtains 'shocking' internal email sent to ICE officers
FOX, 23 Jan 2021
Officials were told to release migrants from detention; Tucker
Families And Small Businesses Desperate For Pandemic Relief
NBC, 23 Jan 2021
The pandemic has devastated small businesses, with many forced to close or seeing reduced revenue.
Moscow museums reopen as virus rules eased
AP, 23 Jan 2021
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Dow, S&P 500 dragged lower by Intel, IBM
Reuters, 23 Jan 2021
The Dow and S&P 500 ended modestly lower, dragged down by losses in blue-chip stocks Intel and IBM following their quarterly results, but the Nasdaq had its best week since Nove...
Looking back at the life of baseball legend Hank Aaron
PBS, 23 Jan 2021
One of America's greatest athletes, Henry “Hank” Aaron, died Friday at the age of 86.
Village in Xinjiang shakes off poverty via industrial development
CGTN, 23 Jan 2021
Poverty Alleviation Secretary Peng Ji of Keshi Lake Village in Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region has lived in the village for three years.
International Olympics Committee, Japan government says 2021 Games to go ahead as planned
CA, 23 Jan 2021
The International Olympics Committee (IOC) and the Japanese government both said Friday that the 2021 Tokyo Olympic Games would go ahead as scheduled, denying a report that the ...
UK coronavirus variant 'may be more deadly’: What now for the UK? night
BBC, 23 Jan 2021
Early evidence suggests the variant of coronavirus that emerged in the UK may be more deadly, UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said.
Essex lorry deaths: People smuggling ringleaders spared life sentences
ITV, 23 Jan 2021
People smuggling ringleaders responsible for the manslaughter
Biden zeroes in on the teetering economy in first week
CNN, 23 Jan 2021
President Joe Biden signed two executive orders as part of his plan to help ease the economic pain many Americans are feeling during the coronavirus pandemic.
Weak Demand For Fuel Is Hurting Ethanol Suppliers
Bloomberg, 23 Jan 2021
Ethanol plants are having a hard time making money because of high corn prices higher low demand for fuel.
Covid-19 drawn as cartoon character in Taiwan to help teach public how to fight the coronavirus
SCMP, 23 Jan 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube In an effort to help teach the public about how to respond to epidemics, Taiwan’s Centres for Dis...
Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine doses arrive in Brazil
AFP, 23 Jan 2021
A batch of two million doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine arrive in Sao Paulo on a flight from India.
COVID-19: 'People are struggling to stay off work when they're told to'
Sky, 23 Jan 2021
The government is offering £500 to people who test positive and self isolate for the full 10 days required but is that enough incentive when lower income areas risk losing jobs?...
Traffic cops rescue people from a burning house in Russia
RT, 23 Jan 2021
Inspectors of the traffic police of Russia's Ussuriysk, Primorsky Krai, helped the residents of the burning house to leave their apartments and localized the fire on their own b...
White House economic adviser says "decisive action" needed for recovery
CBS, 23 Jan 2021
At a White House briefing Friday, National Economic Council director Brian Deese said "decisive action" is needed to avoid "falling into a very serious economic hole" amid the c...
Joe Biden introduces coronavirus economic relief plan – watch live
Guardian, 23 Jan 2021
Joe Biden announces his economic relief plan for the US
Baghdad suicide bombings highlight IS group's enduring threat
FRANCE24, 23 Jan 2021
The Islamic State (IS) group has claimed responsibility for Thursday twin attacks in a crowded Baghdad market, which killed at least 32 people in the Iraqi capital's first major...
Sebastian Coe confident Tokyo Olympic games will go ahead with help of vaccines
Telegraph, 23 Jan 2021
World Athletics President Sebastian Coe said the world of sport is determined to deliver the #Tokyo #Olympics, with #Covid-19 vaccines and ability of athletes to train meaning t...
France's Truth Commission to address colonial rule over Algeria
Al Jazeera, 23 Jan 2021
France is setting up a Truth Commission to shed light on the impact of its colonial rule over Algeria.