Monday, Jun 21, 2021
Focus on the big picture
Rosengren: Inflation to Rise in '21, Won't Persist Into '22
Bloomberg, 06 May 2021
May.05 -- Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President Eric Rosengren discusses the prospects for inflation and the implication for the central bank's policy.
Memorial, red roses spread across Copacabana beach for Brazil's 500,000 COVID-19 deaths
CA, 21 Jun 2021
Hundreds of red roses dotted Rio's Copacabana beach on Sunday as Brazil became the second country to pass 500,000 COVID-19 deaths, after the United States.
Fabled booksellers in Paris Latin Quarter face extinction | Focus on Europe
DW, 21 Jun 2021
Small booksellers in Paris are getting hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, real-estate prices, and online retailers.
Meet The Press Broadcast (Full) - June 20th, 2021
NBC, 21 Jun 2021
Sens. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) and Rob Portman (R-Ohio) discuss the future of bipartisanship and President Biden’s infrastructure plan.
Former FDA commissioner says U.S. sees Delta variant upsurges
Reuters, 21 Jun 2021
Former FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb said states with lower vaccination rates in the Midwest and South are seeing an upsurge in cases involving the highly-infectious Delta cor...
Biden admin wants to re-enter Iran nuclear deal to pen 'longer, stronger agreement'
FOX, 21 Jun 2021
National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan discusses the Biden administration's
Talks to revive Iran nuclear deal after election
CBS, 21 Jun 2021
Iran has elected Ebrahim Raisi as president. He will enter office as world powers are trying to revive the 2015 Iran nuclear deal.
Stelter: Why isn't Fox News fact-checking Carlson's January 6 claim?
CNN, 21 Jun 2021
CNN's Brian Stelter emailed Fox News a number of questions about host Tucker Carlson's claim that the FBI was behind the January 6 Capitol insurrection and why their team of jou...
Are African nations doing enough to curb COVID-19? | Inside Story
Al Jazeera, 21 Jun 2021
When the global pandemic began, many predicted African countries would suffer devastating losses.
Violent storm wreaks havoc in France
AFP, 20 Jun 2021
Images of damage and flooding as a violent storm hits the south of Paris, with heavy rain and wind gusts of up to 137 km/h.
How the Delta variant took hold in the UK
BBC, 20 Jun 2021
As the UK deals with a third wave of coronavirus infections, the BBC's Ros Atkins traces the story of the Delta variant, from its arrival to how it became the dominant strain of...
Mt. Etna emits fountains of lava in its latest eruption
RT, 20 Jun 2021
Just two days after its last activity, Mt. Etna has erupted again, shooting columns of lava into the air.
Young Afghan writer and refugee seeks to break down walls, borders
FRANCE24, 20 Jun 2021
Afghan refugee Parwana Amiri, 17, wrote her first book, "My pen won't break but borders will", about her experience of the Moria reception centre on the Greek island of Lesbos t...
In Full: Trevor Phillips on Sunday
Sky, 20 Jun 2021
Trevor Phillips speaks to Justice Secretary Robert Buckland on the low conviction rates for rape cases in England and Wales and the by-election loss in Chesham.
Fireworks factory catches fire in Moscow
Telegraph, 20 Jun 2021
A warehouse holding a reported 16.5 tons of fireworks in central Moscow caught fire on Saturday, injuring several people.
John Bercow: defection to Labour not driven by desire for peerage
Guardian, 20 Jun 2021
John Bercow, the former Speaker of the House of Commons, told Sky News' Trevor Phillips his decision to defect to Labour had nothing to do with the fact he had not received a pe...
How does China plan to break new ground in diplomacy?
CGTN, 20 Jun 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video China must firmly uphold its sovereignty, national security, and development interests, actively participate in reform of the global governa...
LIVE: Watch the latest #VisionChina event
CD, 20 Jun 2021
Watch the latest VisionChina event, themed "Long March from Red
China joins elite club of countries that have reached Mars
SCMP, 20 Jun 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube After seven months of space travel and three months in Mars’ orbit, China’s Tianwen-1 unmanned sp...
AP Top Stories June 19 P
AP, 20 Jun 2021
Here’s the latest for Saturday, June 19:Juneteenth, recalling end of slavery, is marked across US; Hard-line judiciary head wins Iran presidency as turnout low; Tropical storm b...
Caterpillar infestation causing concern
CA, 21 Jun 2021
A caterpillar infestation is taking hold in parts of eastern Canada, affecting trees across the area.