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Parliament continues to answer questions – watch live
Guardian, 12 Jan 2021
Health secretary, Matt Hancock, answers MPs' questions regarding coronavirus and the lockdown
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Five Biden cabinet picks testify before Senate
Reuters, 20 Jan 2021
The Senate faced a slew of confirmation hearings for five of President-elect Joe Biden's cabinet nominees ahead of his inauguration Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscrib...
Europe, US need 'new founding pact' after Trump: EU chief
AFP, 20 Jan 2021
Charles Michel, president of the European Council, says the moment should be seized to form a new "founding pact" between democratic powers.
Tunisian premier responds after days of protests
Al Jazeera, 20 Jan 2021
Tunisia's prime minister has appealed to protesters, telling them he is aware of their anger and frustrations.
Trump's last-minute pardons include Steve Bannon, Lil Wayne and scores of others
CNN, 20 Jan 2021
President Donald Trump issued a raft of 11th-hour pardons and commutations early Wednesday that included his onetime political strategist, a former top fundraiser and two well-k...
Trump pardons Steve Bannon, among 143 other pardons and commutations
FOX, 20 Jan 2021
President Trump gives 143 pardons and commutations on his last day in office. Those pardoned include Trump's former chief strategist Steve Bannon, former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kil...
Today in History for January 20th
AP, 20 Jan 2021
Highlights of Today in History: Iran releases American hostages; Ronald Reagan and John F.
Turmoil and apprehension in the final days of Trump’s presidency
CA, 20 Jan 2021
A presidential inauguration is usually a centerpiece of American democracy, showcasing a peaceful transfer of power.
NBC Nightly News Broadcast (Full) - January 19th, 2021
NBC, 20 Jan 2021
At least 12 National Guard members removed from inauguration duty, President Trump releases farewell address on final day in White House, and President-elect Biden delivers emot...
FBI monitoring potential threats ahead of Biden's inauguration
CBS, 20 Jan 2021
The Pentagon has deployed 25,000 National Guard members to secure the 59th presidential inauguration.
A flashback through four turbulent years of Donald Trump
BBC, 20 Jan 2021
Donald Trump won a surprise victory in 2016's US election, partly because he promised to shake things up.
'The best is yet to come', says Trump in pre-recorded farewell address
Guardian, 20 Jan 2021
The White House has released Donald Trump’s farewell address, a 20-minute pre-recorded video of the president touting his accomplishments in office. ‘I did not seek the path tha...
Biden arrives in Washington with daunting agenda as Senate hears first cabinet picks
FRANCE24, 20 Jan 2021
President-elect Joe Biden made a sober entrance to the nation’s capital Tuesday, ready to assume power as America reels from the coronavirus pandemic, soaring unemployment and g...
Hospital chaplains offer comfort to coronavirus patients as US cases surge
SCMP, 20 Jan 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube As the US grapples with a surge in coronavirus cases nationwide, hospital chaplains are on the fr...
NYC to Close Vaccination Cites If No Major Resupply
Bloomberg, 20 Jan 2021
Jan.19 -- New York Mayor Bill de Blasio says the city will have to close vaccination sites after Thursday if it doesn't get a major resupply.
Covid: Inside the UK hospital relying on army medics and volunteers
ITV, 20 Jan 2021
Army medics and volunteers have been drafted in to help care for seriously ill coronavirus patients at Stoke-on-Trent's main hospital.
A City Under Occupation
Intercept, 20 Jan 2021
Twenty-five thousand National Guard troops arrive in Washington,
TR en un Minuto: 19 de Enero de 2021
Telemetro, 20 Jan 2021
Panameños que sean vacunados contra el #COVID-19 podrán contar con una tarjeta internacional que serviría al momento de viajar al exterior, más detalles en el #TReenUnMinuto con...
Trump: New administration 'is gonna need luck'
Sky, 20 Jan 2021
President Trump has wished Biden's administration luck in his farewell speech to the nation.
BLM and Proud Boys unite...over guns
RT, 20 Jan 2021
Just when you thought nothing could bridge the USA’s political chasm, along came… guns.
Donald Trump's farewell: Our movement is 'only just beginning'
Telegraph, 20 Jan 2021
Donald #Trump has vowed his movement is "only just beginning" as he addressed Americans before he leaves office on Wednesday, and Joe #Biden's #inauguration.