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Why rapper Killer Mike is starting a Black bank
CNN, 12 Jan 2021
Grammy-award winning rapper Killer Mike is starting Greenwood. The bank is Black owned, almost completely digital, and hoping to support Black entrepreneurs and business owners.
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How US presidential inaugurations helped shape legacies
Al Jazeera, 19 Jan 2021
US presidential inaugurations have borne witness to moments that have echoed through history.
Michigan state Capitol on high alert amid threat of armed protests
FRANCE24, 19 Jan 2021
Michigan has stepped up security at the Capitol in Lansing ahead of Joe Biden's inauguration on Wednesday amid fears the deadly riots in Washington could be followed by armed pr...
Guatemala cracks down on US-bound migrant caravan
DW, 19 Jan 2021
Police in Guatemala have broken up a group of thousands of migrants from central America who are trying to reach the United States.
Live: China’s widest waterfall – Ep. 4 九寨诺日朗瀑布如银河飞泻
CGTN, 19 Jan 2021
Nuorilang #Waterfall is located in Jiuzhaigou County, southwest #China's Sichuan Province.
ShowBiz Minute: Wonder, Brooks, Trump
AP, 19 Jan 2021
In open letter to Dr. King, Stevie Wonder calls for equality; Garth Brooks to perform at Biden inauguration; Trump baby protest blimp enters Museum of London collection.
Lord Coe: Tokyo Olympics will take place but 'look different'
Sky, 19 Jan 2021
Lord Coe tells Sky News that he thinks the Tokyo Olympics will go ahead this year.
Coronavirus: Fewer Canadians holding out hope for summer reprieve from pandemic, Ipsos poll shows
CA, 19 Jan 2021
Optimism over the timeline to get the coronavirus pandemic under control is dwindling among Canadians, with 47 per cent of those surveyed expecting a summer reprieve, down from ...
Security Tightens On Capitol Hill Ahead Of Biden Inauguration | NBC News NOW
NBC, 19 Jan 2021
State Capitols across the country are bracing for possible protests at President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration approaches.
Washington resembles a warzone ahead of Biden’s inauguration
RT, 19 Jan 2021
Barriers, checkpoints and troops are visible in Washington, DC ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration.
Tunisians protest after Arab Spring anniversary
Reuters, 19 Jan 2021
Hundreds of youths clashed with police in cities across Tunisia late on Monday, throwing stones and gasoline bombs in the capital as security forces used tear gas and water cann...
Out-of-control truck kills 15 on Indian roadside
AFP, 19 Jan 2021
Fifteen people are crushed to death as they slept by the roadside after an out-of-control dumper truck collided with a tractor in western India.
Matt Hancock to self-isolate after receiving alert via NHS Covid-19 app
Guardian, 19 Jan 2021
The UK health secretary, Matt Hancock, has said he is self-isolating after receiving an alert through the NHS Covid-19 app.
US presidential inaugurations throughout history: a look back as Joe Biden is set to take his oath
SCMP, 19 Jan 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube As US president-elect Joe Biden prepares to take his oath of office on Washington on January 20, ...
'Field of Flags' set up in Washington DC to replace inauguration audience
Telegraph, 19 Jan 2021
A "Field of Flags" display has been set up on the National Mall in Washington DC.
Asset Management Will One Day Be App Based: Revolut’s Gilbert
Bloomberg, 19 Jan 2021
Jan.19 -- Martin Gilbert, founder of Aberdeen Asset Management
Don Lemon announces new book 'This is the Fire'
CNN, 19 Jan 2021
CNN's Don Lemon and Chris Cuomo discuss Don's new book "This is the Fire" and what inspired him to write it. #CNN #News
Judge Jeanine: Biden's proposed first 100 days will put America last
FOX, 19 Jan 2021
President-elect Joe Biden is considering canceling the cross-border permit for TC energy’s Keystone XL pipeline killing thousands of American jobs, Rep.
NYT op-ed argues that Republicans have used accusations of voter fraud as a tactic for decades
CBS, 19 Jan 2021
Many lawmakers argue that President Trump's repeated accusations of widespread voter fraud helped fuel the deadly riot at the Capitol on January 6.
WATCH LIVE: Field of Flags, a public art display celebrating Biden's inauguration
PBS, 19 Jan 2021
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Thailand’s youth rebellion and the monarchy
BBC, 19 Jan 2021
For the first time, a mass movement is openly calling for reform of the monarchy in Thailand, shattering a taboo surrounding the royal institution’s near-sacred status.