Friday, Apr 23, 2021
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Race to find dozens missing in deadly Indonesia, East Timor floods
AFP, 07 Apr 2021
Rescuers are looking for dozens of people still missing after floods and landslides swept away villages in Indonesia and East Timor, killing at least 120 people and leaving thousands more homeless.
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JP Morgan regrets funding Super League
Reuters, 23 Apr 2021
JP Morgan said it regretted supporting soccer clubs in launching a breakaway European Super League after the plan collapsed earlier this week due to a storm of protest from fans...
CNN goes to front line of Yemen’s key battleground
CNN, 23 Apr 2021
In Yemen, fierce clashes in the last major northern stronghold for the internationally recognized government could mark a turning point in the deadly six-year conflict.
French PM Castex arrives on scene after police officer shot dead near Paris
AFP, 23 Apr 2021
French Prime Minister Jean Castex and Interior Minister Gerald Darmanin arrive at the police station in Rambouillet, a wealthy commuter town 60 kilometres (40 miles) from Paris,...
Biden sees economic opportunity in climate fight
AP, 23 Apr 2021
Opening the final session of the two-day virtual global climate summit, President Joe Biden says he wants to shift the conversation from climate threat to economic opportunities.
Spacex Sends 4 Astronauts Into Space In Reused Rocket | NBC News NOW
NBC, 23 Apr 2021
SpaceX successfully launched a reused Falcon 9 rocket carrying four NASA astronauts to the International Space Station.
Caitlyn Jenner running for governor of California
FOX, 23 Apr 2021
Reality television star Caitlyn Jenner announced her bid for California governor with a tweet saying 'I'm in!' This announcement comes as current Governor Newsom faces threat of...
Can ASEAN leaders broker a deal to end violence in Myanmar?
DW, 23 Apr 2021
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) bloc faces its toughest test in decades on Saturday when its leaders hold a special summit in the Indonesian capital Jakarta t...
"60 Minutes+" explores Jackson, Mississippi's failing infrastructure and severe water crisis
CBS, 23 Apr 2021
Movements for racial justice and the environment have been major themes around the world, but Jackson, Mississippi, has become a city at the intersection of both issues.
Indonesia submarine: Search critical as oxygen supplies run low
Al Jazeera, 23 Apr 2021
The search for a missing Indonesian submarine with 53 people on board has reached a critical point.
'Cautious relief' in Kiev as Russia pulls back troops
FRANCE24, 23 Apr 2021
Russia has begun pulling back troops in Crimea, after taking part in military exercises.
SpaceX rocketship launches 4 astronauts on NASA mission to ISS
CA, 23 Apr 2021
NASA and Elon Musk's commercial rocket company SpaceX launched a new four-astronaut team on a flight to the International Space Station on Friday, the first crew ever propelled ...
BizBeat Ep. 109: Is the U.S. a reliable leader in fighting climate change?
CGTN, 23 Apr 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken warned in a recent speech that the United States was losing opportunities created by the climate cris...
COVID-19: Virus across Delhi overwhelms Guru Teg Bahadur Hospital
Sky, 23 Apr 2021
India is seeing a record spike in coronavirus infections during a second wave that is seeing people left outside and emotions are running high.
Most Americans fear defunding the police will leave them unprotected
RT, 23 Apr 2021
As the US calls grow to quote 'defund the police', many Americans say they're terrified that will leave them in danger on the streets and in their homes.
India's hospitals buckle under record Covid surge – BBC News
BBC, 23 Apr 2021
India's healthcare system is buckling as a record surge in Covid-19 cases puts pressure on hospital beds and drains oxygen supplies.
JPMorgan's Pinto on Managing SPAC Risks
Bloomberg, 23 Apr 2021
Apr.23 -- JPMorgan Chase Co-President Daniel Pinto shares his
India resorts to mass cremations as Covid deaths pile up in second wave
Telegraph, 23 Apr 2021
Mass cremations and funerals have become a grim common occurrence in India as the country's healthcare and post-mortem systems struggle to cope with a second wave of coroanvirus.
Angry resident reacts after gender reveal party using explosives sets off earthquake
Guardian, 23 Apr 2021
A New Hampshire family’s gender reveal party was such a blast that it set off reports of an earthquake, and could be heard from across the state line, police said.
Chinese elderly people stop wedding car to demand for free gifts
SCMP, 23 Apr 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Elderly people in central China’s Henan province were filmed standing in the middle of the road t...
Drew Whitman becomes Panama City Beach city manager
WMBB, 23 Apr 2021
Drew Whitman becomes Panama City Beach city manager.