Monday, Jan 17, 2022
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Saving mainland China’s wetlands and endangered plants and animals
SCMP, 11 Jan 2022
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Restoring mainland China’s lost wetland areas is helping to prevent flooding, manage water pollution and reverse biodiversity loss. Ecologist Wen Cheng explains how this is being done.
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Gowdy: This is a textbook definition of anti-democratic
FOX, 17 Jan 2022
‘Sunday Night in America’ host explores how Biden’s push for voting rights bill is dividing the country.
Palestinians protest on roof of building as police set to evict family in Sheikh Jarrah
AFP, 17 Jan 2022
Palestinian men stand next to a gas tank on the roof of a house as Israeli police prepare to evict a family from the same building in east Jerusalem's flashpoint neighbourhood o...
Tonga volcano eruption damage unclear, communications cut off
DW, 17 Jan 2022
The Pacific island nation of Tonga has virtually cut off from the rest of the world after Saturday's volcanic eruption damaged the country's internet cable.
Crashed medical helicopter's pilot leaves hospital
AP, 17 Jan 2022
The pilot of a medical helicopter that crash-landed without loss of life next to a church in a residential area of suburban Philadelphia last week thanked his crew and first res...
Former Mali President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita dies aged 76
Al Jazeera, 17 Jan 2022
Mali’s former President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita has died at the age of 76, his family said.
It's a banner year for orcas, whales in BC's Salish Sea
CA, 17 Jan 2022
Life above water may have been a challenge for many in 2021, but under the Salish Sea, conditions were ripe for a baby boom.
Rural Alabama community faces wastewater crisis — threatening the lives of the most vulnerable
CBS, 17 Jan 2022
There's no municipal sewage system in the unincorporated areas of Lowndes County, Alabama, and an estimated 80% of households have no adequate septic system either.
Nightly News Full Broadcast - January 16th
NBC, 17 Jan 2022
Severe winter weather hitting the Southeast, Texas Synagogue hostages rescued, and hospitals overwhelmed by Covid.
‘Never accepted what we’re going through’: MLK III reflects on father’s legacy
CNN, 17 Jan 2022
Martin Luther King III, son of Martin Luther King Jr., speaks about his father as civil rights leaders battle for voting rights legislation.
Tonga: Threat of tsunami from volcanic eruption starts to subside from Sunday
CGTN, 17 Jan 2022
The threat of tsunami around the pacific has subsided after Tonga's volcanic eruption, however the extent of damage to the Polynesian island remains unclear.
AFCON daily: Reigning champs Algeria stunned by 1-0 loss to Equatorial Guinea • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 17 Jan 2022
It was a day of surprises in Cameroon as the second round of group stage matches came to an end. Defending champions Algeria saw their 35-game winning streak broken by a 1-0 los...
Property Crisis Reaches China's Biggest Developer
Bloomberg, 17 Jan 2022
Worries about contagion from China's property crisis reached all the way to the nation's biggest developer.
Food served up robotically at Beijing Olympics
Reuters, 17 Jan 2022
An electronic delivery system will serve food at canteens during the #Beijing2022 Winter Olympics amid strict health protocols.
Good old LADA – but now it's a three-wheeler!
RT, 17 Jan 2022
These Siberian masters revitalized a LADA by turning it into a three-wheeler. Why? Because they can! #news ----------------------------------------------------------------------...
Man killed after taking hostages at Texas synagogue named as British national
ITV, 17 Jan 2022
A man who was killed after taking hostages for hours at a Texas
Online safety tips for children and parents
WMBB, 17 Jan 2022
Online safety tips for children and parents.
Novak Djokovic deported after losing Australia visa battle
BBC, 17 Jan 2022
Novak Djokovic has been deported from Australia after losing a last-ditch court bid to stay in the country.
Prince Harry fears his family isn't safe in the UK
Sky, 17 Jan 2022
Prince Harry has filed a claim for a judicial review over a Home Office decision to prevent him from paying for police protection for himself and his family during a visit to th...
Flor Mizrachi Pregunta: Miguel Guerrero, psicólogo clínico
Telemetro, 17 Jan 2022
El psicólogo clínico Miguel Guerrero, especialista en suicidios,
Prime Minister will address the underlying culture in Downing Street, says Oliver Dowden
Telegraph, 17 Jan 2022
Boris Johnson will clean up an "underlying culture" of drinking and rule-breaking in Downing Street in an attempt to salvage his premiership and win back the support of his part...