Tuesday, May 11, 2021
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What's behind latest attacks between Israeli forces and Palestinian militants?
CBS, 11 May 2021
The U.S. is joining several other countries in calling for calm as Palestinian militants and Israeli forces launch rockets and airstrikes against each other in the Middle East.
Why Republicans won’t stop pushing the ‘Big Lie’
CNN, 11 May 2021
Republican elected officials are still covering for Trump by repeating the lie that the election was stolen from him.
Parents of UMass Amherst students on 'draconian' suspension over maskless photo
FOX, 11 May 2021
The parents of three UMass Amherst students who were suspended for reportedly violating COVID-19 health policy after a photo of the trio, maskless at a party off-campus, was pas...
Israel launches new air raids on besieged Gaza Strip
Al Jazeera, 11 May 2021
The Israeli military renewed its bombardment of the beleaguered Gaza Strip on Tuesday morning, targeting several areas after rockets were fired from the enclave.
One Good Thing: 98-year-old hosts virtual group
AP, 11 May 2021
When the coronavirus shut down the Levis Jewish Community Center in Boca Raton, Florida, 98-year-old Trudy Berlin sprang into action to keep her weekly women's group active.
France pays national tribute to officer killed during drugs raid
AFP, 11 May 2021
France pays a national tribute to Brigadier Eric Masson, a police officer killed in Avignon during a drugs raid.
Pipeline Cyberattack Raises Questions Over U.S. Infrastructure Vulnerabilities | NBC News NOW
NBC, 11 May 2021
The cyberattack on Colonial pipeline shows just how vulnerable the nation’s infrastructure is.
Hamas, Israel trade blows as unrest ignites Gaza
Reuters, 11 May 2021
WARNING - GRAPHIC IMAGES: Militants in Gaza launched rocket barrages into Israel for a second day and Israeli planes fired missiles in the Palestinian territory, where the healt...
Navigating the pain of miscarriage and still birth during the COVID-19 pandemic
CA, 11 May 2021
The stigma of infant and pregnancy loss continues to be a barrier for bereaved parents navigating grief.
China's population grows at slowest pace in decades
BBC, 11 May 2021
China's population grew at its slowest pace in decades, according to government data released on Tuesday.
China releases population census with enormous implications for the country's future
DW, 11 May 2021
China's population is growing at the slowest pace in decades. That's according to the latest census data out this morning.
Migrant arrivals by sea on Italian island swell past 2,100
FRANCE24, 11 May 2021
Several hundred more #migrants reached #Lampedusa before dawn on Monday, swelling to past 2,100 the number of arrivals in around 24 hours and fueling calls from across the polit...
RT discusses Kazan school tragedy with former UK intelligence and security officer Philip Ingram
RT, 11 May 2021
Following the deadly shooting in a Russian school, RT speaks to former senior UK military intelligence and security officer Philip Ingram about whether it's possible to make sch...
China-U.S. relations: An Olympic competition?
CGTN, 11 May 2021
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2021-05-11/China-U-S-relations-An-Olympic-competition--10bfFQsG2Ck/index.html Professor Graham Allison said China and U.S.
Queen carries out first major public engagement since Prince Philip's death at Parliament opening
Telegraph, 11 May 2021
The Queen has carried out her first major public engagement since Prince Philip's funeral at the State Opening of Parliament.
COVID restrictions eased in Scotland - Nicola Sturgeon allows hugs once again
Sky, 11 May 2021
The First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon sets out a relaxation of some COVID restrictions in large parts of the country - including hugging to be allowed once again from n...
China birth rate at 60-year low as new census shows population grew slightly to 1.412 billion
SCMP, 11 May 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Mainland China’s population continued to grow, but at an increasingly slower rate, according to n...
Queen Elizabeth delivers speech at state opening of parliament – watch live
Guardian, 11 May 2021
The Queen will deliver a speech today setting out the government’s legislative agenda for the next year, as parliament returns for another session.
How the tourism industry can recover post pandemic
FT, 11 May 2021
Three chief executives, representing the tourism, airline and luxury hotel sectors, discuss the future of travel in a post-Covid-19 world, and how they will meet pent-up demand.
This week's episode of "60 Minutes+" explores the sunken ancient city of Baia
CBS, 11 May 2021
This week on "60 Minutes+" correspondent Seth Doane dives below the Bay of Naples to learn about the sunken city of Baia.