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Larry King Live Interviews - CNN – (CNN)

Covid: Italian PM brands vaccine delay 'unacceptable' – (BBC News)
Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has warned he will take legal action against Pfizer and AstraZeneca.

Sri Lanka Minister who promoted 'Covid syrup' tests positive – (BBC News)
Pavithra Wanniarachchi, Sri Lanka's health minister, tested positive for Covid on Friday.

Covid: 'More deadly' UK variant claim played down by scientists – (BBC News)
One says he is surprised Boris Johnson shared the early data when it is "not particularly strong".

Inside Story – (Al Jazeera English)

Opinion: This town powered America for decades. What do we owe them? – (CNN)
After the election, Steve Gray of Gillette, Wyoming left CNN a voicemail saying he feared his home will become a ghost town under President Joe Biden. John Sutter traveled to Gillette to meet Gray. He asks: In the fight against the climate crisis, and after P…

Democrats working on legislation to provide $3,000 payments per child amid pandemic – (CNN)
House Democrats are working on drafting legislation proposed by President Joe Biden that would direct the IRS to send recurring monthly payments to American families to expand the child tax credit, a source familiar with the matter confirmed to CNN.

Should sporting events go ahead during the pandemic? – (Al Jazeera English)
Renewed questions on whether postponed Tokyo Olympics will be held.

Spectre of conflict threatens the future of CAR ‘sandfishers’ – (Al Jazeera English)
Sand extraction provides a lifeline to many in impoverished CAR, but the industry faces a growing threat of violence.

Calls grow for 9/11-style panel to probe Capitol attack | TheHill – (The Hill)
Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) said it was all but inevitable that Congress would create a commission.

Larry King: An appreciation of his legacy from CNN president Jeff Zucker – (CNN)
Larry King, who died Saturday at the age of 87, "had a history-making career spanning radio and television," CNN president Jeff Zucker wrote in a tribute to the iconic broadcaster.

Legend interviews legend: Larry King talks with Hank Aaron (1991) - CNN Video – (CNN)
Baseball legend Hank Aaron speaks with longtime CNN anchor Larry King during a 1991 interview on "Larry King Live."

In first days, Biden flashes action as deep problems loom – (Associated Press)
WASHINGTON (AP) — Inside the White House, President Joe Biden presided over a focused launch of his administration, using his first days in office to break sharply with his predecessor while...

Celebrities and newsmakers are paying tribute to broadcasting legend Larry King – (CNN)
Larry King built an iconic career interviewing celebrities and newsmakers and many of them paid tribute to the broadcasting legend following his death.

Aloha shirts on 'boogaloos' link symbol of peace to violence – (Associated Press)
HONOLULU (AP) — People following a violent movement that promotes a second U.S. civil war or the breakdown of modern society have been showing up at recent protests across the nation armed and...

House GOP leader says he has 'concerns' over Cheney's impeachment vote | TheHill – (The Hill)
House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said he has “concerns” over Rep. Liz Cheney’s (R-...

Democrats make federal election standards a top priority – (Associated Press)
Democrats plan to move quickly on one of the first bills of the new Congress, citing the need for federal election standards and other reforms to shore up the foundations of American democracy...

MyPillow Guy among the Trump acolytes picking up the torch – (Associated Press)
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Mike Lindell, better known to TV viewers as the MyPillow Guy, went to the White House last week to try to persuade President Donald Trump to keep pushing bogus theories...

Videos: Interviews from Larry King - CNN – (CNN)
Videos of the interviews from Larry King Live

Wuhan marks its anniversary with triumph and denial – (BBC News)
In the city where the virus first emerged there is now an insistence that it came from elsewhere.


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