Wednesday, Feb 24, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Live: NASA update after Perseverance lands on Mars
ITV, 20 Feb 2021
NASA holds a briefing after the successful landing of its Perseverance rover on Mars.
Puma recovers with help from a running boom
Reuters, 24 Feb 2021
German sportswear company Puma expects the financial impact from lockdowns to last well into the second quarter but believes global growth in running should help to support a st...
US Congress strives again to help the struggling US Postal Service
Al Jazeera, 24 Feb 2021
Congress is trying once again to help the struggling US Postal Service recover from years of financial losses.
Cybersecurity experts sound alarm on hacking at SolarWinds hearing
FOX, 24 Feb 2021
Top cybersecurity executives testify at a Senate Intel Committee hearing on the SolarWinds attack; Lucas Tomlinson has a recap.
How memes deceive as vehicles for dangerous online misinformation
CBS, 24 Feb 2021
False and dangerous information about the coronavirus pandemic and politics continues to spread online, and memes are often the vehicle of choice for misinformation on social me...
How Tiger Woods Is Recovering From Emergency Surgery After Solo Crash | NBC News NOW
NBC, 24 Feb 2021
Golfer Tiger Woods is recovering after emergency surgery to his lower right leg and ankle after a solo rollover crash near Los Angeles.
World's first doses of Covax vaccines delivered
BBC, 24 Feb 2021
Ghana has become the first recipient of Covid-19 vaccine doses distributed by the global vaccine sharing initiative, Covax.
Fed chief downplays inflation concerns connected with stimulus
CNN, 24 Feb 2021
In congressional testimony, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell
Ontario's COVID-19 vaccine task force provides update on rollout | LIVE
CA, 24 Feb 2021
Retired Gen. Rick Hillier, chair of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution task force, is expected to provide an update on the ongoing rollout efforts across the province.
What’s behind coronavirus vaccine skepticism? | COVID-19 Special
DW, 24 Feb 2021
The data shows that vaccines are safe and effective -- they reduce the number of hospitalisations and deaths.
Russia's Sergei Lavrov slams West for pandemic 'selfishness'
AFP, 24 Feb 2021
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov lambasts the West for failing to unite globally in the fight against the pandemic and its economic fallout, in an address to the UN Human ...
2 hard-hit cities, 2 diverging fates in vaccine rollout
AP, 24 Feb 2021
Two predominantly Latino cities in neighboring states were hit hard by COVID-19. But Rhode Island's Central Falls and Chelsea, Massachusetts, have had diverging fates in the glo...
Pfizer and Oxford vaccine developers take questions from British MPs – watch live
Guardian, 24 Feb 2021
Dr Philip Dormitzer, vice-president and chief scientific officer
India sees spike in COVID-19 cases
CGTN, 24 Feb 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Several states in India are seeing a spike in new COVID-19 infections.
Live: Boris Johnson faces MPs at PMQs
ITV, 24 Feb 2021
Live: Boris Johnson faces MPs at PMQs.
Kiev unrest | Thousands of Ukrainian nationalist protesters clash with police
RT, 24 Feb 2021
Clashes break out between supporters of the association 'Resistance to Surrender Movement' and riot police during a demonstration around the Ukrainian President's office in Kiev.
'Traitors to the nation': Targeted by Erdogan, Turkey's LGBT community face rising hate
FRANCE24, 24 Feb 2021
Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN ...
A less damaging way to grow rice? Food Revolution
FT, 24 Feb 2021
Traditional rice farming consumes nearly a third of the world’s freshwater supplies, and accounts for the same amount of greenhouse gas emissions as the entire aviation industry...
Tiger Woods suffers 'multiple fractures' in serious car crash
Sky, 24 Feb 2021
Tiger Woods suffered "multiple open fractures" to his right leg in a serious car crash in Los Angeles.
Armed police get Rollerblades in Pakistan for mission to fight street crime in Karachi
SCMP, 24 Feb 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube A group of police officers in Pakistan’s largest city, Karachi are being trained to shoot while u...
Trade Needs Reciprocity: MEP Simon on EU Trade Strategy
Bloomberg, 24 Feb 2021
Feb.24 -- Speaking about the new EU-China investment agreement,