Monday, Apr 19, 2021
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Saudi-led coalition jets pound Yemen capital after Huthi strikes
AFP, 07 Mar 2021
Smoke billows over Sanaa as a Saudi-led military coalition mounts airstrikes on Yemen's Huthi-controlled capital after it intercepted 10 drones launched by the Iran-backed rebels.
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Syria to hold presidential election in May
Reuters, 19 Apr 2021
Syria will hold a presidential election on May 26 that is virtually certain to return President Bashar al-Assad for a third term.
Germany sees rising death toll from COVID-19
Al Jazeera, 19 Apr 2021
Germany has held a memorial service for those who have died of COVID-19. Another 67 people died on Sunday, bringing the death toll to just under 80,000.
Former Australian prime minister puts Rupert Murdoch on blast
CNN, 19 Apr 2021
Former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull speaks to CNN's Brian Stelter about Rupert Murdoch, the Australian-born American media mogul whose global empire includes Fox N...
Florida Gov. DeSantis rips Biden's 'reckless' ICE policies
FOX, 19 Apr 2021
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis explains why he's suing the Biden administration over immigration policies.
Cross Canada Spotlight: 94-year-old walks for charity, an amazing rescue of a senior dog and more
CA, 18 Apr 2021
The cross Canada spotlight is a weekly segment that features a handful of the most interesting and entertaining stories produced across the Global News network.
Cape Town wildfire spreads to university campus, prompting student evacuations
AFP, 18 Apr 2021
Helicopters drop water bombs in a bid to quell a wildfire near Cape Town's Table Mountain which has spread to University of Cape Town campus and engulfed numerous buildings.
Germany mourns those lost to the coronavirus pandemic
DW, 18 Apr 2021
It was a day of remembrance in Germany - to pay tribute to the almost 80,000 people who have died of COVID-19 since the pandemic hit the country.
GOP Faces Massive Realignment As It Sheds College-Educated Voters | Meet The Press | NBC News
NBC, 18 Apr 2021
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Chinese government supporting Indonesia to become regional hub for Sinovac vaccines
CGTN, 18 Apr 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-04-18/China-supporting-Indonesia-to-become-regional-hub-for-Sinovac-vaccines-Zz1FUxP0cw/index.html #China's Health Silk Road is paving ...
COVID-19: Fears patient backlog in some hospitals may last for years
Sky, 18 Apr 2021
It will take five years for some hospitals to catch up with the backlog of patient care caused by the coronavirus pandemic, NHS Providers has warned.
Kenosha County shooting: At least three killed and two injured
RT, 18 Apr 2021
A heavy police presence at the scene of a shooting that left at least three people dead and two more injured in Kenosha County, Wisconsin.
France pledges more than €1 billion in aid for farmers, winemakers hit by frost
FRANCE24, 18 Apr 2021
French Prime Minister Jean Castex on Saturday pledged more than one billion euros in aid for farmers and winemakers reeling from the worst frost in decades.
Country stars gear up for ACM Awards
AP, 18 Apr 2021
Country star Miranda Lambert is channeling “Barbie Elvis” for her ACM performance with Elle King, while Maren Morris gets to sing with husband Ryan Hurd for their first awards s...
David Cameron ‘has not broken any rules’ in Greensil scandal, says Environment Secretary
Telegraph, 18 Apr 2021
George Eustice defended his former boss David Cameron, arguing that former ministers cannot be “begrudged” taking up new posts following a two-year period after leaving Government.
Hong Kong retiree pursues passion for painting with works displayed in over 100 restaurants
SCMP, 18 Apr 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Painting has been a lifelong passion for amateur artist Alfred Yu.
Panamá recibe vacuna de AstraZeneca, interesados podrán anotarse desde el 20 de abril
Telemetro, 18 Apr 2021
Panamá recibió este 16 de abril el primer lote de la vacuna contra covid-19 de AstraZeneca con 36 mil dosis, mediante el mecanismo Covax.
Art in the Park
WMBB, 18 Apr 2021
Can Covid vaccines be mixed?
ITV, 18 Apr 2021
A study looking at whether the Oxford/AstraZeneca and Pfizer/BioNTech
Taliban responds to President Biden's announcement delaying Afghanistan troop withdrawal to Septe…
CBS, 18 Apr 2021
Taliban forces in Afghanistan claim the U.S. will face "compounded problems" after President Biden announced he will not withdraw troops by May 1.
Prince Philip funeral: How the day unfolded
BBC, 18 Apr 2021
The Duke of Edinburgh was laid to rest in an intimate funeral at St George's Chapel.