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Biden to visit Texans battered by deadly winter storm, upset with state leaders

Friday  05:26,   26 february 2021

President Biden's visit to Texas comes as many are angry at state leaders and still recovering after losing power and water.“He’s coming for all Texans, for people like myself who were without power," said Douglas Brinkley, a presidential... >>>

Increasing number of unaccompanied children arriving at southern border setting off alarm bells for feds

Friday  04:05,   26 february 2021

The growing number of migrant children arriving alone at the US-Mexico border is raising alarm among officials scrambling to find enough space to shelter kids until they're relocated with parents or relatives in the United States. © Mario... >>>

Texas outages shed light on a different kind of infrastructure: Human

Friday  03:10,   26 february 2021

We welcome short-term relief for those struggling during these harrowing days; but we cannot continue to defer maintenance and increase risk for American workers and families. We have a chance to recommit to our shared values - that our country is... >>>

This Ohio school reduced spacing measures and is open to all, 5 days a week

Friday  00:57,   26 february 2021

Throughout Watkins Memorial High School there is a hum -- of teachers teaching, of students learning. With a mix of reduced spacing but enforced masking, school leaders say they've been able to run safely since the beginning of the academic... >>>

Spain: a very heavy fine for the inhabitants of Galicia who refuse the vaccine against the Covid-19

Friday  00:50,   26 february 2021

© Geber86 / Getty Images Spain: a very heavy fine for the inhabitants of Galicia who refuse the vaccine against the Covid-19 The decision, taken by the provincial government, goes against the will of the central government, which has based its... >>>

Arsenal saves his head, Naples does not

Friday  00:30,   26 february 2021

© Supplied by Sports.fr Aubameyang The man of the match. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang played the role of Arsenal’s savior on Thursday night against Benfica on neutral ground at Georgios Karaiskakis Stadium in Piraeus in the Europa League Round of 16... >>>

These restaurateurs who offer meals to students

Friday  00:00,   26 february 2021

© MARTIN BUREAU In a building at the Crous, in Paris, on February 9. In the spring of 2020, the images were heartwarming : pizza makers, cooks - from neighborhood fast food to “gastro” -, pastry chefs, chocolate makers… spontaneously delivering... >>>

Spanish-language broadcaster in Oklahoma dies from Covid-19

Thursday  23:57,   25 february 2021

“He knew the Latino community deserved a voice in Oklahoma," son-in-law John Woods said.Rubio hosted a TV show about Latino issues and worked as a station manager for Telemundo's local TV station in Oklahoma. He died on Feb. 18, The Oklahoman... >>>

Coronavirus in Nice: The triggering of level 5 of the health alert is requested

Thursday  23:55,   25 february 2021

The 45 beds of the intensive care unit of the CHU de Nice are filled according to Ghislaine Raouafi, secretary of the CGT at the Pasteur hospital ©... >>>

Seine-Saint-Denis: a warehouse ravaged by flames in Saint-Denis, residents evacuated

Thursday  23:30,   25 february 2021

© DR Saint-Denis, this Thursday evening. A warehouse fire occurred in the Pleyel district. The plume of smoke was visible for several kilometers around. A major fire occurred in the Pleyel district, this Thursday at the end of the day in... >>>

Coronavirus. Faced with the variants, EU leaders call for the restrictions to be maintained

Thursday  23:25,   25 february 2021

© OLIVIER HOSLET / AFP The leaders of the European Union met by videoconference on Thursday February 25, 2021. Gathered by videoconference, the leaders of the 27 countries of the European Union have agreed to call for the maintenance of firm... >>>

New York City mayor urges probe of sexual misconduct claims against Governor Cuomo

Thursday  23:11,   25 february 2021

New York City mayor urges probe of sexual misconduct claims against Governor CuomoNEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday called for an independent investigation into sexual misconduct accusations against Governor Andrew... >>>

Alisson Becker mourns his father

Thursday  21:13,   25 february 2021

A stroke of fate for Alisson Becker. The goalkeeper of Liverpool FC mourns his father. José Becker died on Wednesday in his native Brazil. He was only 57 years old. © Provided by 90min Alisson Becker mourns his father | Robbie Jay Barratt - AMA /... >>>

California becomes first state to surpass 50,000 COVID deaths

Thursday  19:52,   25 february 2021

More than 3.5 million people have been infected in California alone.New York is close behind, with more than 47,000 deaths, followed by Texas, with more than 42,000 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University. No other country has lost more lives... >>>

A Far-Right Crackdown? Merrick Garland Will Have to Avoid These Pitfalls to Win

Thursday  19:52,   25 february 2021

Joe Biden's attorney general nominee promised that investigating the extremist Capitol insurrection would be his "first priority" if confirmed.During his time at the Department of Justice, Joe Biden's attorney general nominee helped prosecute... >>>