Friday, Feb 26, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Markets Selloff When Covid Vaccinations Roll Out Fully, BlackRock's Taw Says
Bloomberg, 10 Feb 2021
Feb.10 -- Thomas Taw, head of APAC iShares Investment Strategy at BlackRock Inc., believes the markets actually selloff when Covid vaccinations roll out fully, ...
Ex-Olympic coach kills himself after sex crime charges
Reuters, 26 Feb 2021
Former U.S. Olympic gymnastics coach John Geddert, who was charged
Hong Kong begins first coronavirus vaccinations for public
AFP, 26 Feb 2021
People queue at a library in Hong Kong's shopping district Causeway Bay as the financial hub kicks off its inoculation drive with the Chinese-made Sinovac coronavirus vaccine.
"A Shot of Hope": Getting the vaccine
CBS, 26 Feb 2021
Millions of Americans have received doses of the coronavirus vaccines so far. On Thursday, President Biden marked 50 million shots given since he took office.
Arkansas police: 91-year-old one of oldest officers in US
BBC, 26 Feb 2021
After working in law enforcement for nearly 56 years, LC "Buckshot" Smith is one of the oldest police officers in the US.
Medical oxygen scarce in Africa, Latin America
AP, 26 Feb 2021
A critical shortage of medical oxygen for coronavirus patients has struck nations in Africa and Latin America, where warnings went unheeded at the start of the pandemic (Feb.
'The Five' slams MSNBC host likening pro-gun Americans to terrorists
FOX, 26 Feb 2021
MSNBC host Chris Hayes compared pro-gun Republicans to Osama bin Laden; 'The Five' reacts.
How to celebrate Lantern Festival the traditional way
CGTN, 26 Feb 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-02-25/How-to-celebrate-Lantern-Festival-the-traditional-way--YaTkwDMeXe/index.html The festive season in China is about to end, but not...
Press Preview - A first look inside Friday's newspapers
Sky, 26 Feb 2021
See what's making Friday morning's newspaper headlines with columnist Carole Malone and David Clegg, editor of The Courier.
Queen urges people to get Covid vaccine
ITV, 26 Feb 2021
The Queen has made an unusually direct intervention in the nationwide drive to vaccinate the adult population.
How Strong Is the Recovery in Manufacturing?
Bloomberg, 26 Feb 2021
Orders for durable goods jumped 3.4% in January, triple what economists expected.
Alberta government unveils 2021 provincial budget | FULL
CA, 26 Feb 2021
Alberta's first pandemic budget forecasts a very hard landing — an $18-billion deficit.
'Think about others': the Queen encourages people to get Covid vaccine jab
Guardian, 26 Feb 2021
The Queen said her Covid-19 jab 'didn’t hurt at all' in a video call with health officials leading vaccine deployment across the UK.
Undocumented Immigrant Claims Texas Storm Led To Poor Conditions In Detention Center | NBC News NOW
NBC, 26 Feb 2021
A detained undocumented migrant spoke with NBC News’ Isa Gutierrez about the conditions at the South Texas Family Residential Center, one of the nation’s largest immigration det...
The Queen urges vaccine uptake: people ‘ought to think about other people’ | Covid-19
Telegraph, 26 Feb 2021
While speaking to health officials who are leading the deployment
Niger post election violence kills two, hundreds arrested
FRANCE24, 26 Feb 2021
In tonight's edition: Two people in Niger have died in post-election violence and hundreds have been arrested, according to the government accusing a prominent opposition figure...
Documents show assassins used company seized by Saudi crown prince
CNN, 26 Feb 2021
The two private jets used by a Saudi Arabian assassination squad that killed and allegedly dismembered journalist Jamal Khashoggi were owned by a company that less than a year p...
Disunited Europe | EU threatens legal action if member nations don't reopen their borders
RT, 26 Feb 2021
The EU Commission has told six nations that their Covid border restrictions have “gone too far” and must be relaxed after a German minister defended the country’s measures aimed...
Thailand’s ‘golf quarantine’ welcomes South Korean travellers
SCMP, 26 Feb 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Some 40 South Korean tourists have arrived in Thailand under a “golf quarantine” scheme.
TR en un Minuto: 25 de febrero de 2021
Telemetro, 26 Feb 2021
Iglesias piden conocer los nombres de las personas responsables de los maltratos y abusos en albergues, más detalles de su llamado en el #TRenUnMinuto con Sidny Azpurúa.
Gulf Coast FAME program recruiting students
WMBB, 26 Feb 2021
Gulf Coast FAME program recruiting students.