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U.S., China Agree To Cooperate On Climate Crisis With Urgency

Sunday, April 18, 2021

The world's two biggest carbon polluters agreed to cooperate to curb climate change with "seriousness and urgency" days before President Biden hosts a virtual summit of world leaders on the issue.


Iran Calls Natanz Atomic Site Blackout 'Nuclear Terrorism'

Sunday, April 11, 2021

Iran on Sunday described a blackout at its underground Natanz atomic facility an act of "nuclear terrorism," raising regional tensions.


Maryland Lawmakers Override Vetoes On Sweeping Police Reform

Saturday, April 10, 2021

A comprehensive package of police reform measures cleared the state's General Assembly on Wednesday, including the repeal of police job protections long cited as a barricade to accountability.


Brazil Top Court Orders Probe Of Bolsonaro's Pandemic Steps

Friday, April 09, 2021

Bolsonaro has downplayed the threat of the coronavirus while arguing that the economic and emotional impacts of shutdowns would harm more Brazilians than the pandemic.


Train Crashes In Eastern Taiwan, Killing 48, Injuring Dozens

Friday, April 02, 2021

Reports said a truck fell from a cliff above and landed on the tracks, where a train emerging from a tunnel smashed into it.


U.S. Defense Chief Arrives In Kabul On 1st Trip To Afghanistan

Sunday, March 21, 2021

Lloyd Austin arrived in the Afghan capital amid swirling questions about how long American troops will remain in the country. While there, he is expected to meet with President Ashraf Ghani.


Watch Live: Trump Impeachment Trial, Day 3

Thursday, February 11, 2021

House impeachment managers will continue making their case today before turning the floor over to former President Donald Trump's defense team.

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Watch Live: Senators Hear Opening Arguments In Trump Impeachment Trial

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

On Wednesday, House Democrats prosecuting the case and the former president’s attorneys will lay out their opposing arguments before the senators.

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Watch Live: Senate Impeachment Trial For Former President Donald Trump

Tuesday, February 09, 2021

Tuesday’s proceedings will begin with a debate to dismiss the trial before it even begins. Trump’s lawyers have argued the trial is moot now that Trump is out of office.


Watch Live: The Inauguration Of President-Elect Joe Biden

Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Due to COVID-19 and the aftermath of the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol, the West Front will seem like a virtual ghost town compared to years past. Here's what to expect.

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Watch Live: House Moves To Impeach President Trump For The 2nd Time

Wednesday, January 13, 2021

Trump faces a single charge — "incitement of insurrection" — in an impeachment resolution that the House will begin debating Wednesday.

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Watch Live: House Of Representatives Votes To Call On VP Pence To Remove Trump From Office

Tuesday, January 12, 2021

Impeachment ahead, the House will first try to convince the vice president to act even more quickly to remove Trump from office, warning he is a threat to democracy.


Justice Ginsburg Is The First Woman To Lie In State At The U.S. Capitol

Friday, September 25, 2020

Ginsburg’s casket will be brought to the Capitol Friday morning for a private ceremony attended by her family and other select guests. Hear live coverage starting at 9:30 a.m. on WNYC.


Thousands Expected To Honor Justice Ginsburg At Supreme Court

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Ginsburg will lie in repose for two days at the court where she served for 27 years and, before that, argued six cases for gender equality in the 1970s.

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Watch Live: John Lewis' Funeral Service At Ebenezer Baptist Church

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Lewis' funeral is being held at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta, where Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a pastor. Barack Obama will be attending, and is expected to address mourners.

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Watch Live: Congressional Ceremony For John Lewis

Monday, July 27, 2020

A series of events began Saturday in Lewis’ hometown of Troy, Alabama, to pay tribute to his legacy. He will lie in state at the U.S. Capitol Monday, before his private funeral Thursday.


Watch Live: The Funeral For George Floyd

Tuesday, June 09, 2020

Some 6,000 people attended a public memorial service on Monday in Houston, where George Floyd grew up. His funeral today will be private.

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Watch Live: Memorial Service For George Floyd

Thursday, June 04, 2020

Al Sharpton and Floyd family attorney Ben Crump will speak at the service today in Minneapolis. Floyd’s body will then go to North Carolina and Houston for public viewings and services.

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New Yorkers Protest The Police Killing Of George Floyd For A Second Night

Saturday, May 30, 2020

At a protest in Brooklyn on Friday, police sprayed an eye-irritating chemical into the crowd multiple times. One video showed an officer slam a woman to the ground.

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NYPD Arrests Dozens At Manhattan Protest Over Police Killing Of George Floyd

Friday, May 29, 2020

Video showed at least one demonstrator being clubbed. The police department said one officer was struck with a garbage can and another punched.

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