Friday, Jan 22, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Covid mRNA Vaccines Are 'Watershed Moment,' Says Merck CEO
Bloomberg, 14 Jan 2021
Jan.13 -- Merck KGaA Chief Executive Officer Stefan Oschmann says Covid vaccines based on mRNA are a “watershed moment” for the industry. He says ...
Philippines fishermen angry over government's import plans
Al Jazeera, 22 Jan 2021
Fishermen in the Philippines are angry over government plans to import thousands of tonnes of fish.
Germany surpasses 50,000 COVID death, UK crosses 90,000 | Coronavirus Latest
DW, 22 Jan 2021
Germany's total coronavirus pandemic death toll crossed the 50,000-mark on Friday, according to the Robert Koch Institute (RKI), the country's public health agency for disease c...
Families of Indonesia jet crash victims hold mass prayer at sea
AFP, 22 Jan 2021
Relatives of 62 passengers and crew killed when an Indonesian passenger jet slammed into the sea cast flowers at the crash site Friday, as an investigation goes on into why it d...
Arizona Latinos Look To Hold President Biden Accountable On Covid Promises | NBC News NOW
NBC, 22 Jan 2021
NBC News’ Antonia Hylton speaks to Latino voters in Arizona about their expectations for newly-minted President Biden.
More youth in China gets into will-writing
CGTN, 22 Jan 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Writing one's will is seen as taboo in China.
France’s rural noises and smells now protected after rows with secondary-home residents over rooster
FRANCE24, 22 Jan 2021
France’s Senate approved a law aiming at protecting the “sensory heritage of life in the countryside”.
WEF Founder Schwab on Pandemic Recovery, Inequality, Climate
Bloomberg, 22 Jan 2021
Jan.22 -- World Economic Forum Founder and Executive Chairman
Alexei Navalny releases investigation into Vladimir Putin’s wealth
Guardian, 22 Jan 2021
Alexei Navalny’s team has released a mammoth investigation into Vladimir Putin’s wealth, including a £1bn palace on the Black Sea allegedly built for the Russian president that...
Slideshow: Americans witness the beginning of Biden presidency
Reuters, 22 Jan 2021
Here's how people across the U.S. marked the beginning of Biden's presidency. #News #Biden #BidenInauguration #JoeBiden #Inauguration #WhiteHouse Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/r...
-57°C | Siberian firefighters use hammers to remove frozen uniforms
RT, 22 Jan 2021
A team of firefighters in Yakutia were forced to batter their colleagues with hammers and axes to remove their frozen uniforms after tackling a blaze in icy temperatures.
ShowBiz Minute; Bond, Chapelle, Diamond
AP, 22 Jan 2021
Bond film "No Time to Die" delayed again because of virus; Dave Chappelle tests positive for COVID-19; shows canceled; Dustin Diamond undergoing chemotherapy treatments for cancer.
Our royal team on Meghan's legal battle and Prince Harry's heartbreak
ITV, 22 Jan 2021
This is The Royal Rota - our weekly podcast about the royal family with ITV News Royal Editor Chris Ship and Producer Lizzie Robinson.
Police fine nail salon for being open during lockdown
Telegraph, 22 Jan 2021
Met Police have released body-worn footage of the moment they found a nail salon operating in an outbuilding at a private residence.
COVID-19: New £800 fine for people who break lockdown rules by attending house parties
Sky, 22 Jan 2021
A new £800 fine for those who flout coronavirus rules by attending house parties will come into force next week.
Young whale calf in distress leads to discovery of huge dead whale
CD, 22 Jan 2021
Italian coastguards discovered one of the biggest #whale carcasses
James Comey's latest book tanks in sales
FOX, 22 Jan 2021
Publishers pressured to ban book deals for Trump staff; 'The
Indonesia ends search operation for victims of Sriwijaya Air plane crash
SCMP, 22 Jan 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Indonesian authorities on January 21, 2021, ended the search operation for the remaining victims ...
Harris temporarily moving into Blair House while Naval Observatory undergoes renovations
CBS, 22 Jan 2021
Vice President Kamala Harris and her husband will temporarily move into the Blair House, the president's guest house, before moving to the vice president's residence at the Nava...
Dozens evacuated as Storm Christoph floods parts of U.K.
CA, 22 Jan 2021
Dozens were evacuated from various parts of the U.K. on Thursday after Storm Christoph brought heavy rains, leaving some towns underwater.
'I don’t think Pelosi will give Trump a pass' - Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
CNN, 22 Jan 2021
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez talks with CNN's Chris Cuomo about skipping President Biden's inauguration and what may happen in the Trump impeachment trial.