Saturday, Jan 22, 2022
Focus on the big picture
Parents upset over mask mandates attack school board chair's child online
CNN, 30 Nov 2021
Chris and Kelsey Waits describe the the ugliness that followed Kelsey's unsuccessful race to be re-elected as chair of her school board in Hastings, Minnesota.
CDC: Booster shots help protect against omicron
AP, 22 Jan 2022
Three studies released Friday offered more evidence that COVID-19 vaccines are standing up to the omicron variant, at least among people who received booster shots.
Taliban stage protest denouncing "disrespect" to the hijab
AFP, 22 Jan 2022
The Taliban stage a demonstration with around 300 men, chanting "We want Sharia law" and "We want the hijab, even if we die for it".
Grisham says Trump held secret meetings prior to January 6
CNN, 22 Jan 2022
Former White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham tells CNN's New Day that former President Donald Trump held off-the-books meetings at the White House residence in the days ...
Doctor on vaccines and COVID-19 infections in kids
CBS, 22 Jan 2022
CBS News correspondent Carter Evans reports on a rise in pediatric COVID-19 cases in communities like Kansas City, Missouri.
Blinken tells Russia: "No trade space" on Ukraine’s right to determine its own future
CA, 22 Jan 2022
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken delivered a message to Russia following his meeting with Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday, saying the U.S.
BVTV: Unilever’s unravelling
Reuters, 22 Jan 2022
Unilever CEO Alan Jope ruled out raising his 50 billion pound bid for GSK’s consumer health unit.
Biden speaks at the US Conference of Mayors' 90th Annual Winter Meeting
FOX, 22 Jan 2022
President Biden addresses the nation's mayors during the US Conference of Mayors' 90th Annual Winter Meeting.
Saudi-Led Air Strikes Target Sites in Yemen Causing Unknown Number Of Deaths
NBC, 22 Jan 2022
Saudi Arabian military forces launched separate air strikes into
US and Russia hold “frank” talks over Ukraine tension
BBC, 22 Jan 2022
Russia's foreign minister and his US counterpart have held what they called "frank" talks to try to reduce the chance of a wider conflict in Ukraine.
Austria passes vaccine mandate +++ Spain mulls exiting pandemic strategy | COVID latest
DW, 21 Jan 2022
Austria's parliament has passed a new law making COVID-19 vaccination mandatory for adults - the first European country to approve such a measure.
Ukraine tensions: Russia's Lavrov expects no breakthrough from talks with Blinken • FRANCE 24
FRANCE24, 21 Jan 2022
Russian Foreign Minister Sergei #Lavrov told US Secretary of State Antony #Blinken on Friday he expected no breakthrough from their talks in #Geneva, but wanted to hear a concre...
Tonga volcano eruption: Residents evacuated to the main island
CGTN, 21 Jan 2022
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2022-01-21/Tonga-volcano-eruption-Residents-evacuated-to-the-main-island-170uyMqetAA/index.html Telesia Adams, a Tongan living in Australia,...
Lavrov holds presser after meeting Blinken over Ukraine crisis
RT, 21 Jan 2022
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Our royal team on Prince Harry's security concerns and the latest on Prince Andrew
ITV, 21 Jan 2022
This is The Royal Rota - our weekly podcast about the royal family,
China installs record number of solar panels on rooftops in race for carbon neutrality
SCMP, 21 Jan 2022
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube China has topped the world in solar-energy growth with its solar capacity hitting a record of 300...
Your attention please: Grant Shapps announces curbing of pointless train announcements
Telegraph, 21 Jan 2022
Subscribe to The Telegraph on YouTube ► https://bit.ly/3idrdLH The “endless torrent” of unnecessary train announcements is to be curbed, Grant Shapps has announced.
'I'd Do Anything For Love': Meat Loaf's mega hit through the ages
Guardian, 21 Jan 2022
The US singer and actor Meat Loaf has died aged 74, his agent has confirmed. No cause of death was shared.
CD, 21 Jan 2022
Sky News Breakfast: Ministers stand by the Prime Minister
Sky, 21 Jan 2022
On Sky News Breakfast with Niall Paterson on Friday, January
JPMorgan Raises CEO Dimon's Pay by 10%
Bloomberg, 21 Jan 2022
JPMorgan Chase & Co. has raised Jamie Dimon's pay by 10% for 2021, after the firm's most profitable year on record.