Wednesday, Oct 20, 2021
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Blue Origin takes Shatner, 3 others to space
AP, 14 Oct 2021
Hollywood's Captain Kirk, 90-year-old William Shatner, blasts into space and reaches the final frontier aboard a ship built by Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin company. (Oct. 13)
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Dozens dead in flooding in northern India
AP, 20 Oct 2021
The death toll from flooding in the northern Indian state of Uttarakhand has risen to at least 46, officials said Wednesday.
Live: Night tour along the Yangtze River to experience Chongqing's night vibes
CGTN, 20 Oct 2021
People say it is a pity to miss Chongqing's night view. What makes it so special? Join us for a night tour along the Yangtze River in Chongqing to find out why.
Watch PMQs live
Sky, 20 Oct 2021
Watch live: Prime Minister Boris Johnson faces PMQs as chief executive of the NHS Confederation Matthew Taylor warns that the UK's coronavirus epidemic is "inevitably going to g...
Indian barber brothers find fame by making quirky hairstyle dreams come true
SCMP, 20 Oct 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Indian barbers Rajwinder and Gurwinder Singh Sindu are brothers who have become local celebrities...
Thousands Of Migrants In Mexico Prepare For New Caravan
NBC, 20 Oct 2021
Thousands of migrants from Latin America are in southern Mexico preparing to join a caravan to start their journey toward the U.S.
Watch: Japan’s Mount Aso erupts. | AJ #shorts
Al Jazeera, 20 Oct 2021
Watch time lapse video of an eruption on Japan’s Mount Aso, one of the world’s largest volcanoes.
Boy steals show at papal audience
Reuters, 20 Oct 2021
A boy became the center of attention at Pope Francis' Wednesday general audience, walking on the stage, getting a seat next the pope and even a white papal cap as a reward for h...
Afghan athletes board Qatari evacuation flight in Kabul
AFP, 20 Oct 2021
A group of Afghan athletes board a Qatar airways flight heading to Doha, the latest in a series of evacuations from Afghanistan following the Taliban takeover in August.
PMQs in full: PM pledges 'criminal sanctions with tough sentences' for those who allow online hate
Telegraph, 20 Oct 2021
Sir Keir Starmer said that as the House paid tribute to Sir David on Monday, users of Telegram could access videos of murders, extremist content, and death threats towards polit...
Roadside bomb explosion claims lives of at least 14 on military bus in Damascus
RT, 20 Oct 2021
At least 14 killed on a military bus carrying Syrian military personnel in Syria’s Damascus when two roadside bombs exploded in a suspected terrorist attack.
Why are people in Romania still reluctant to be vaccinated?
DW, 20 Oct 2021
Romania has one of the lowest Covid vaccination rates in the EU - only a third of adults are fully vaccinated.
Bechtel CFO on Inflation, Supply Chains, Sustainability
Bloomberg, 20 Oct 2021
Catherine Hunt Ryan, Bechtel chief financial officer, discusses labour shortages, pricing pressures, and greening the economy.
#LIVE: China and UN: Building Peace through Development
CD, 20 Oct 2021
Watch the latest VisionChina event, themed China and UN: Building Peace through Development.
Ingraham: This city has passed a grim milestone
FOX, 20 Oct 2021
'The Ingraham Angle' host weighs in on how hating Trump was more important than keeping citizens safe in Portland.
Paris attack trial: Bataclan massacre survivors give harrowing testimonies • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 20 Oct 2021
For more than two weeks, dozens of #survivors from the #Bataclan concert hall in #Paris testify in a specially designed courtroom about the Islamic State group's attacks on Nov.
Little Amal in Britain: giant puppet of Syrian refugee reaches Folkestone
Guardian, 20 Oct 2021
The giant puppet of a nine-year-old Syrian girl has reached the UK, making her first stop in Folkestone, Kent, after walking thousands of miles across Europe.
How can Europe tackle climate change?
BBC, 20 Oct 2021
Climate change needs to be tackled by a global effort, with the countries creating the biggest emissions required to make the biggest adaptations.
WTO director-general says supply chain problems could last months
FT, 20 Oct 2021
Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, the first African head of the World Trade Organization, tells the FT Africa Summit that she expects global supply chain difficulties to last several months.
Earth on the edge: Svalbard, Norway
ITV, 20 Oct 2021
Ahead of the COP26 summit in Glasgow, ITV News has spoken to
Open mic on Mars: How newly recorded sounds help us better understand the Red Planet
CA, 20 Oct 2021
It's been several months since NASA's Perseverance rover touched down on the surface of Mars, along with its small, robot companion helicopter Ingenuity.