Monday, April 12, 2021

GOP governor calls Trump's RNC remarks 'divisive'

Arkansas Republican Governor Asa Hutchinson reacted to former President Donald Trump's attacks on top party leaders in his RNC spring retreat address, saying his remarks are "divisive" for elected GOP officials around the country.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/politics/2021/04/11/hutchinson-on-trump-rnc-donors-spring-retreat-remarks-intv-tapper-sotu-vpx.cnn

Chinese Covid-19 vaccine efficacy is 'not high,' top health official admits

The efficacy of Chinese Covid-19 vaccines is "not high" and authorities are weighing options to bolster protection -- including mixing different shots, China's top disease control official has said.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/12/china/china-vaccine-efficacy-intl-hnk/index.html

See tributes to Prince Philip pour in from around the world

World leaders, politicians and celebrities have sent their condolences after the announcement of Prince Philip's death.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/world/2021/04/09/world-reacts-prince-philip-death-lon-orig-bks.cnn

'That is obviously false': CNN reporter on Trump supporter's attempt to rewrite history

CNN's Donie O'Sullivan reports on the "Save America Summit" held by Women for America First at Trump National Doral outside Miami where Trump supporters are echoing his claims that he didn't lose the 2020 presidential election.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/business/2021/04/10/trump-supporters-doral-resort-donie-osullivan-vpx.cnn

Why CrossFit CEO wants gyms included in infrastructure bill

American policymakers and business leaders are slowly coming around to the notion that companies will need to shell out funds if they want the government to invest in President Joe Biden's goal of bringing the nation's infrastructure up to scratch. CNN's Pamela Brown speaks with CrossFit CEO Eric Roza about what this would mean for his fitness company.

source https://www.cnn.com/videos/economy/2021/04/11/crossfit-ceo-biden-infrastructure-bill-corporate-tax-eric-roza-intv-nr-vpx.cnn

Sunday, April 11, 2021

Pakistan opens private market for vaccines -- but critics say it only benefits the wealthy

Pakistan is in a tight spot: Covid-19 cases are surging during a third wave, hospital beds are filling up, and the government vaccination program is progressing slowly due to delayed deliveries and limited supplies.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/12/asia/pakistan-covid-private-vaccines-dst-intl-hnk/index.html

Crowds gather near Minneapolis after man dies in officer-involved shooting

Dozens of people gathered after a man died following an officer-involved shooting and car crash in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, on Sunday afternoon.

source https://www.cnn.com/2021/04/12/us/brooklyn-center-minnesota-police-shooting/index.html

GOP governor calls Trump's RNC remarks 'divisive'

Arkansas Republican Governor Asa Hutchinson reacted to former President Donald Trump's attacks on top party leaders in his RNC spring re...