Saturday, Feb 27, 2021
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PBS, 18 Feb 2021
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Nasdaq ends higher, tech stocks retrace some losses
Reuters, 27 Feb 2021
The tech-heavy Nasdaq index rallied in choppy trading, even as sentiment remained fragile after the index’s worst performance in four months #News #Stocks #WallStreet #NASDAQ Su...
Stephen Miller: In four weeks Biden has created a humanitarian 'catastrophe'
FOX, 27 Feb 2021
Stephen Miller says former President Trump's policies on the working class and immigration are here to stay.
Remembering 5 extraordinary people who lost their lives to COVID-19
PBS, 27 Feb 2021
This week the nation reached a grim milestone as the pandemic death count surpassed 500,000 in the United States.
AP Top Stories 26 P
AP, 27 Feb 2021
Here are the top stories for Friday, February 26th: Biden visits Texas after deep freeze ; Biden intel report releaseed on Khasoggi killing;" Senior vaccine buddies" hit DC stre...
Why more than 1.6 million Chinese people have left areas in the northeast to move south
SCMP, 27 Feb 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube A prolonged economic recession in China’s northeast is behind the movement of more than 1.6 milli...
Activists protest at Subway HQ in Paris to denounce animal 'cruelty'
AFP, 27 Feb 2021
Activists from the L214 NGO rally outside of Subway's headquarters in Paris to denounce animal "cruelty" and the sandwich giant's "refusal for the past two years" to admit its r...
Press Preview - A first look inside Saturday's newspapers
Sky, 27 Feb 2021
See what's making Saturday morning's newspaper headlines with Daily Mirror columnist Susie Boniface and Conservative commentator Tim Montgomerie.
Compton, Calif. industrial area engulfed in flames, no deaths reported
CA, 27 Feb 2021
Firefighters battled a massive fire in an industrial area in Compton, Calif. Friday morning.
Biden Delivers Remarks At FEMA Covid Vaccination Facility | NBC News
NBC, 27 Feb 2021
Watch live coverage as President Biden delivers remarks at a FEMA Covid-19 vaccination facility at NRG Stadium during his visit to Texas.
Shake Shack CEO Sees Silver Lining in Last Year for Restaurants
Bloomberg, 27 Feb 2021
Feb.26 -- Danny Meyer, CEO of the Union Square Hospitality Group, talks about earnings for Shake Shack and getting the business back to normal.
Myanmar's UN ambassador defies junta, calls for global action to overturn coup
FRANCE24, 27 Feb 2021
Myanmar's ambassador to the United Nations made an impassioned plea Friday for the international community to take the "strongest possible action" to end the junta's rule in the...
Kids in cages? Only if Trump does it, apparently
RT, 27 Feb 2021
It's OK when we do it: Biden's shiny new administration is once again being accused of insincerity after the Democrats reopened in February two of the very same child migrant de...
NASA names HQ after agency's first Black female engineer
ITV, 27 Feb 2021
Mary W Jackson was one of the Hidden Figures who helped NASA reach for the stars.
Shamima Begum cannot return to UK says Supreme Court
BBC, 27 Feb 2021
The UK Supreme Court has ruled that Shamima Begum, who ran away from Britain when she was 15 to join the Islamic State group in Syria, should not be allowed to return, to challe...
How Black Americans viewed the Capitol riot and the response that followed
CBS, 27 Feb 2021
Following the attack on the Capitol in January, many U.S. leaders said the images and sentiments represented there were shocking and un-American.
Several Republicans cite pandemic to miss votes, but will speak at CPAC
CNN, 27 Feb 2021
Several of former President Donald Trump's closest Republican
Hundreds of calves stranded at sea suspected for disease
Guardian, 27 Feb 2021
Hundreds of calves crammed onboard a ship were checked by Spanish government veterinarians after months at sea, suspected of contracting the bovine disease bluetonge.
'This battle is not won yet', warns Jonathan Van-Tam after cases increase in parts of UK
Telegraph, 27 Feb 2021
Coronavirus cases are rising in parts of the UK showing that "this battle is not won," Deputy Chief Medical Officer Professor Jonathan Van-Tam has said.
How The Global Computer Chip Shortage Happened
CNBC, 27 Feb 2021
It’s not an overstatement to say that semiconductors power the modern world. They’re not only a key component of nearly every electronic device we buy and use — they also power ...
High on lockdown: Substance abuse during the pandemic | COVID-19 Special
DW, 27 Feb 2021
Actor Seth Rogen, is not alone. Celebrity or not – pandemic pot smokers are on the rise, according to a global survey of 55,000 respondents.