Noel King

Freelance Journalist based in Egypt

Noel King appears in the following:

News Brief: Vaccine Supply, Tanden Nomination, Texas Lifts Restrictions

Wednesday, March 03, 2021

Biden says U.S. will have enough vaccine for all adults by May. Neera Tanden withdraws her nomination to head the Office of Management and Budget. Gov. Abbott is ending Texas' COVID-19 restrictions.

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News Brief: Insurrection Hearing, Ga. Election Bill, One Medical Probe

Tuesday, March 02, 2021

FBI's director will testify before Senate panel about the insurrection. Georgia House passes bill that would limit absentee and early voting. House panel investigates health care provider One Medical.

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News Brief: Relief Package, Cuomo Comments, Myanmar Protester Deaths

Monday, March 01, 2021

Senate takes up the COVID-19 relief package. New York Gov. Cuomo promises to comply with an investigation into allegations of workplace harassment. Myanmar marks its most violent day since the coup.

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News Brief: CDC Web Tool, Jamal Khashoggi Report, USPS Delays

Thursday, February 25, 2021

CDC launches tool for people to find where to get vaccinated. Biden administration is expected to release a report on the killing of a Saudi journalist. House panel presses postmaster on mail delays.

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News Brief: Capitol Security Hearing, N.Y. Grand Jury, Vaccine Line Jumpers

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Ex-Capitol security chiefs recount insurrection events. No charges will be filed against Rochester police in the death of Daniel Prude. A health care provider allows people to jump the vaccine line.

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West Virginia's Vaccination Rate Ranks Among Highest In World

Monday, February 22, 2021

How did West Virginia become one of the world's leaders in delivering COVID-19 vaccines? One piece of the story starts with a striking photograph in the local paper.

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'A Katrina-Scale Crisis': Austin Is Desperate For Help In Weather Disaster

Friday, February 19, 2021

The Texas weather calamity is an "absolutely awful nightmare," says City Council member Natasha Harper-Madison. "We're desperately waiting for state and federal cavalry to come a runnin'."

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'It's A Sin' Brings A Lost Generation Of Gay Men To Life

Friday, February 19, 2021

A new British TV drama looks at the lives of gay men in London at the very start of the AIDS crisis — back when no one wanted to stop the party, and no one thought the virus could touch them.

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Fans Will Almost Certainly Recognize Taylor Swift's New Single

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Taylor Swift's latest music is a rerecorded version of her hit: "Love Story." A new version of the 2008 album it came from is out in April. It's part of a plan for her to take control of early work.

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News Brief: Texas Power Outage, Biden Town Hall, Troops In Afghanistan

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

A storm puts the power grid in Texas under enormous strain. President Biden was on the road pushing his COVID-19 relief package. The U.S. reviews plans for all troops to leave Afghanistan by May 1.

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Biden Takes To The Road To Push His COVID-19 Relief Plan

Wednesday, February 17, 2021

President Biden was in Wisconsin Tuesday night for a town hall on CNN. In addition to specifics about his coronavirus relief package, Biden was also asked a lot about vaccines and schools.

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News Brief: Coronavirus Variants, Historic Storm, Student Loan Forgiveness

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

A new COVID-19 strain appears to have evolved in the U.S. The entire state of Texas is under a winter storm warning. Plus, the Biden administration considers how much student loan debt to cancel.

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2 Recipes For 2: You And Your Valentine

Friday, February 12, 2021

From America's Test Kitchen, two dishes with heat: spicy Thai chicken served with rice and a coffee mug chocolate cake that's cooked in the microwave and results in a gooey, molten center.

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Electronic Health Records May Be Delaying COVID-19 Vaccinations

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

The same electronic systems used to record when patients get a physical or go to the ER are also used to log data when coronavirus vaccines are given. But the systems don't share information easily.

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Will Liverman 'Dreams Of A New Day' For Black Composers

Tuesday, February 09, 2021

As a student, the young baritone was never really introduced to any Black composers. Liverman's latest album, Dreams of a New Day, features an abundance of them.

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News Brief: Marjorie Taylor Greene, Biden Foreign Policy, Colleges Open

Thursday, February 04, 2021

A House resolution would expel a freshman Republican from two committees. Biden speech to focus on foreign policy challenges. And, colleges are bringing more students physically back to campus.

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Vaccination Confusion: How A Florida Reporter Helped Anxious Seniors Get Their Shots

Wednesday, February 03, 2021

Sudden demand flooded a county website and its phone lines. So CD Davidson-Hiers found herself in the middle of the chaos, fielding calls from residents eager to get vaccinated against COVID-19.

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News Brief: GOP Discord, Trump Impeachment, Amazon's Bezos

Wednesday, February 03, 2021

House Republicans meet to find a path forward amid party divisions. House impeachment managers argue Trump is singularly responsible for the Capitol attack. Jeff Bezos will step down as Amazon's CEO.

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News Brief: Immigration Actions, Japan's COVID-19 Surge, Alexei Navalny

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

President Biden plans to sign executive actions on immigration. To stem COVID-19 cases, Japan extends ban on foreign nationals from entering. And, a jailed Putin critic returned to court Tuesday.

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News Brief: GOP COVID-19 Relief Plan, Myanmar Coup, Russian Protests

Monday, February 01, 2021

Ten GOP Senators offer a counter proposal to Biden's COVID-19 relief bill. Myanmar's military takes control of the country in a coup. Russian protesters demand release of jailed opposition leader.

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