Sunday, Jun 13, 2021
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No ordinary recovery: OECD sees faster growth, but warns Covid-19 vaccines are key
FRANCE24, 03 Jun 2021
This week, we delve into the OECD's latest economic outlook with its Chief Economist Laurence Boone and find out why vaccines are now key to the world bouncing back from the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Shooting in Austin, Texas leaves 14 wounded
Reuters, 13 Jun 2021
Fourteen people were wounded after two men opened fire at each other in a busy entertainment district in downtown Austin, Texas early on Saturday, while police said one of the s...
Euro 2020: 'No explanation' yet for Eriksen's collapse, says team doctor
AFP, 13 Jun 2021
Denmark's team doctor says there is still "no explanation" for why midfielder Christian Eriksen collapsed during his country's Euro 2020 game against Finland on Saturday.
Feds push to save whales may backfire on lobster industry
FOX, 13 Jun 2021
Cutler, Maine lobsterman Kristan Porter explains how a federal whale conservation push could have a massive effect on the lobster industry.
Countries struggling to cope with pirate attacks around Gulf of Guinea
Al Jazeera, 13 Jun 2021
Countries around the Gulf of Guinea are stepping up security to fight off a sharp rise in attacks by pirates.
Watergate journalist: Trump guilty of crimes against Democracy
CNN, 13 Jun 2021
Key Watergate figures Carl Bernstein and John Dean explain the differences between former Presidents Donald Trump and Richard Nixon following reports the Department of Justice u...
G7 pledge 1 billion COVID-19 vaccine doses to poorer nations: UK PM Johnson
CA, 13 Jun 2021
U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced on Sunday that G7 leaders had agreed to pledge more than one billion COVID-19 vaccine doses to provide to the world's poorest countries.
Is a Biya political dynasty taking shape in Cameroon?
DW, 13 Jun 2021
Paul Biya has ruled Cameroon for almost 40 years. When his term ends in 2025 he will be in his 90s.
Danish midfielder Christian Eriksen remains stable in hospital
BBC, 13 Jun 2021
Christian Eriksen remains stable in hospital and has sent his greetings to his national team-mates, Danish football officials have said.
Sir David Attenborough urges G7 leaders to prioritise tackling the climate emergency
Telegraph, 13 Jun 2021
Sir David Attenborough has told G7 leaders that they face some of the most important decisions in human history as they tackle the climate change crisis.
Crowds gather in East Jerusalem to rally against forced displacement
RT, 13 Jun 2021
The East Jerusalem district of Silwan was crowded with demonstrators marching to condemn forced displacement as Palestinian families are being threatened with eviction.
Gas explosion in central China city kills at least 12, rescue underway
CGTN, 13 Jun 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-06-13/Gas-explosion-in-central-China-city-kills-at-least-12-1140vHBtnbO/index.html As of 7:00 p.m.
COVID-19: Businesses fear for delayed 'Freedom Day'
Sky, 13 Jun 2021
Senior Ministers will meet today to finalise plans for the next stage of lockdown in England, with it now all but certain that the easing of restrictions scheduled for 21st June...
G7: Raab suggests it was offensive of Macron to imply Northern Ireland not full part of UK
Guardian, 13 Jun 2021
The UK foreign secretary, Dominic Raab, has said he will not 'spill the beans' on exchanges at a private meeting at the G7 summit on Saturday.
Turnout at lowest in 20 years in divisive Algerian parliamentary elections
FRANCE24, 13 Jun 2021
Algeria voted Saturday in a parliamentary election boycotted by the long-running Hirak protest movement and marked by a high abstention rate.
The elephant herd continues to circle around in a small area in Yimen county
CD, 13 Jun 2021
As of 5:30 pm on June 12, the #elephant herd has continued to #circle around a small area in Shijie township, Yimen county, Yuxi city.
Multiple overseas rallies mark anniversary of first major clash of 2019 Hong Kong protests
SCMP, 13 Jun 2021
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Nightly News Full Broadcast (June 12th)
NBC, 13 Jun 2021
President Biden meets with allies on G-7 Summit day two, 14 people
Today in History for June 13th
AP, 13 Jun 2021
Highlights of this day in history: The Pentagon Papers hits newsstands amid the Vietnam War; Thurgood Marshall nominated for the U.S.
Abogado de personas vacunadas clandestinamente acude al MP
Telemetro, 13 Jun 2021
El abogado Alfredo Vallarino, quien representa a un grupo de personas que supuestamente se vacunaron contra covid-19 con la fórmula de Pfizer de forma clandestina, acudió este s...
NYC mayoral primary will use ranked-choice vote; early voting begins Saturday
CBS, 13 Jun 2021
Early voting in New York City's mayoral primary race begins Saturday. Voters can choose up to five candidates through a method called ranked-choice voting.