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ABC NewsApr 13, 2021
Biden to withdraw all US forces from Afghanistan by Sept. 11
President Joe Biden will make the announcement on Wednesday, according to a senior administration official.

Biden Plans For U.S. Troops To Be Out Of Afghanistan By Sept. 11 Of This Year (NPR Headline News)
Lawmakers React to Biden's Plan to Remove Troops from Afghanistan By 9/11 (Newsweek)

BBC Front PageApr 13, 2021
Johnson & Johnson vaccine paused over rare blood clots
Following rare blood clots, the US, South Africa and EU have suspended the jab.

The Effects Of The Johnson & Johnson Vaccination Interruption (NPR Headline News)

NPR Headline NewsApr 13, 2021
Blood Clot Concerns Put Johnson & Johnson Vaccine On Pause
The CDC and FDA have asked to pause using the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine after six women developed a rare blood clot condition and one died. The pause is only expected to last days.

Int'l Herald TribuneApr 13, 2021
Iran Vows to Increase Uranium Enrichment After Attack on Nuclear Site
Iran also attacked an Israeli cargo ship at sea, raising tensions but causing little or no damage.

BBC Front PageApr 13, 2021
US police chief resigns over black motorist's death
The shooting of Daunte Wright in Minneapolis was described by police as accidental but sparked unrest.

Minnesota officer who shot black man resigns along with police chief (FT.com - Europe)
Daunte Wright's Mom Recalls Son's Last Moments, Says He Asked Police, 'Am I in Trouble?' (Newsweek)

Int'l Herald TribuneApr 13, 2021
U.S. Calls for Pause on Johnson & Johnson Vaccine After Blood Clotting Cases
Federal health officials call for a pause in the use of Johnson & Johnson's coronavirus vaccine while they study serious illnesses that have developed in six American women.

US calls for pause in Johnson & Johnson vaccinations over blood clot concerns (ABC News)

CNBC World NewsApr 13, 2021
S&P 500 closes at record, Nasdaq adds 1% as stocks shake off J&J vaccine halt, higher inflation
"We are recommending a pause in the use of this vaccine out of an abundance of caution," the FDA said in a statement on Twitter.

BBC Front PageApr 13, 2021
Derek Chauvin trial: Use of force on George Floyd 'justified'
An expert called by the defence says officer Derek Chauvin acted with "objective reasonableness".

BBC Front PageApr 13, 2021
The Queen carries out first duty since Prince Philip's death
Her Majesty receives the wand and insignia of the Lord Chamberlain in a private ceremony at Windsor.

Int'l Herald TribuneApr 13, 2021
Defense Witness Calls Chauvin's Actions During Floyd Arrest ‘Justified'
A former police officer and expert on the use of force said Derek Chauvin was following his police training. Here are takeaways from Day 12 of the trial.

NPR Topics: NewsApr 13, 2021
Rusten Sheskey, Kenosha Officer Who Shot Jacob Blake, Will Not Face Discipline
"Officer Sheskey was found to have been acting within policy," Kenosha, Wis., police Chief Daniel Miskinis said Tuesday, adding that he knows "some will not be pleased with the outcome."

Park Police Officer Who Provided Backup Testifies In Derek Chauvin Trial (NPR Topics: News)

FT.com - EuropeApr 13, 2021
Biden to announce withdrawal of all US troops from Afghanistan
President expected to say that remaining forces will return home by September 11

Int'l Herald TribuneApr 13, 2021
From William and Harry, Loving but Separate Tributes to Prince Philip
The brothers paid homage to the Duke of Edinburgh's service to the nation and to the queen, but also shared personal memories of their grandfather.

BBC Front PageApr 13, 2021
Defensive mistakes cost England in friendly against Canada - highlights & report
England suffer a second friendly defeat in the space of four days with two defensive mistakes contributing to a 2-0 loss to Canada.

England 0-2 Canada: Defensive errors hand victory to Canada (BBC Front Page)

NYTimes GlobalApr 13, 2021
China Poses Biggest Threat to U.S., Intelligence Report Says
The annual intelligence assessment does not predict a military confrontation with either Russia or China, but it suggests that so-called gray-zone battles for power will intensify.

CNBC World NewsApr 13, 2021
Iran to defy uranium enrichment limits of 2015 nuclear deal after attack on Natanz facility
The move comes two days after Tehran said its underground Natanz atomic facility experienced a blackout.

MSNBC Int'l NewsApr 13, 2021
Iran says it will enrich uranium to highest level ever after Natanz attack
Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi said Iran has informed the United Nations' atomic watchdog of its intentions.

CNN WorldApr 13, 2021
Tehran says it will ramp up uranium enrichment levels following apparent attack on Iranian nuclear facility
Iran has informed the international nuclear watchdog that it intends to massively ramp up its levels of uranium enrichment following an apparent attack on a nuclear site in the country over the weekend.

NYTimes GlobalApr 13, 2021
Intelligence Report Calls China Biggest Threat to US
A threat assessment report puts China's push for "global power" first on the list of threats, followed by Russia, Iran and North Korea.

MSNBC Int'l NewsApr 13, 2021
Iran blames Israel for attack on nuclear facility, vows to enrich uranium to highest level
Iran has blamed Israel for an attack that damaged its Natanz nuclear facility ahead of talks to restart the 2015 nuclear deal in Vienna. NBC Tehran bureau chief Ali Arouzi breaks down Iran's hopes to have sanctions lifted and how diplomatic talks are expected to play out.

BBC News Front Page | WorldApr 13, 2021
Iran Natanz nuclear site suffered major damage, official says
Thousands of centrifuges were taken out in the deliberate blast deep underground, the official says.

Int'l Herald TribuneApr 13, 2021
Biden Wants World Leaders to Make Climate
The administration is closing in on deals with some close allies, but agreements with powers like China, Brazil and India are proving difficult.

NPR Headline NewsApr 13, 2021
Defense Calls Its First Witnesses In the Derek Chauvin Trial
After two weeks of testimony, the prosecution rested its case in the trial of Derek Chauvin. The defense began calling its first witnesses.

Int'l Herald TribuneApr 13, 2021
Biden Wants Leaders to Make Climate Commitments for Earth Day
The administration is closing in on deals with some close allies, but agreements with powers like China, Brazil and India are proving difficult.

Int'l Herald TribuneApr 13, 2021
Kim Potter, Minnesota Police Officer Who Shot Daunte Wright, Resigns
In a letter sent to city officials on Tuesday, Officer Kim Potter said she was resigning immediately, her union said.

MSNBC Int'l NewsApr 13, 2021
Biden, Putin discuss possible meeting amid Ukraine tensions
Biden emphasized during Tuesday's call Washington's "unwavering commitment" to Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity.

Biden proposes summit in phone call with Putin as Russian military builds presence on Ukraine border (CNBC World News)

CNBC World NewsApr 13, 2021
Stock futures are flat ahead of earnings season kickoff
On Tuesday, the S&P 500 climbed 0.4% to close at a record high.

NPR Topics: NewsApr 13, 2021
'I Never Imagined This': Daunte Wright's Family Calls For Accountability
The family, joined by their lawyer Benjamin Crump and George Floyd's relatives, questioned why police felt the need to use force, in the form of a Taser or gun, on Wright.

NewsweekApr 13, 2021
Video Shows Daunte Wright's Family Meeting George Floyd's Family
The families came together following the Sunday shooting of Wright, a 20-year-old Black man, who was shot and killed by police during a traffic stop in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota.

CBC Top StoriesApr 13, 2021
London, Ont., meat plant shut for 2 weeks amid COVID-19 outbreak affecting 82 workers
A London, Ont., meat-processing plant with 900 employees has been shut down temporarily to deal with a growing COVID-19 outbreak that has seen the number of active cases hit 82.  

NPR Headline NewsApr 13, 2021
Biden Proposes A Summit To Putin On Their 2nd Call
President Biden had his second call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Tuesday and proposed a summit in the months ahead to talk about arms control, Ukraine and cyber issues.

CBC Top StoriesApr 13, 2021
COVID-19 in Sask.: Bubbles limited to immediate households as variants rise in Saskatoon and elsewhere
Vaccine bookings for walk-in appointments are now open to people aged 52 and up and all pregnant women are being added to the priority queue.

What to Do if You Have an Appointment for the Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine (Newsweek)

NewsweekApr 13, 2021
Joe Biden, Vladmir Putin Summit Doesn't Signal New Friendliness with Russia, White House Says
U.S. President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladmir Putin have agreed to take their icy relationship to the next level in the coming months—a face-to-face meeting in a third country.

CNBC World NewsApr 13, 2021
Bitcoin hits new all-time high above $63,000 ahead of Coinbase debut
Coinbase is set to go public Wednesday in a direct listing that could value the cryptocurrency exchange at as much as $100 billion.

BBC Front PageApr 13, 2021
Northern Ireland 2-0 Ukraine: Highlights from Euro 2022 play-off win
Watch extended highlights as Northern Ireland seal their place at Euro 2022 with a 4-1 aggregate win over Ukraine in Belfast.

Northern Ireland make history by reaching Euro 2022 - highlights & report (BBC Front Page)

NewsweekApr 13, 2021
In George Floyd Trial, Use-of-Force Expert Calls It 'Accidental Death', Justified Response
While taking the stand in the murder trial against Chauvin, a former Santa Rosa, California, police officer, Barry Brodd said, "That isn't an incident of deadly force. That's an incident of an accidental death."

CNBC World NewsApr 13, 2021
Panicked patients call doctors as Covid vaccine hesitancy rises with J&J blood clot issue
The warning from U.S. officials to states is likely to fuel more hesitancy in taking J&J's shot and other vaccines, threatening to stall the pandemic recovery.

CBC Top StoriesApr 13, 2021
COVID-19 vaccination won't break your fast this Ramadan, say experts
As Muslims begin their second month-long fast under a COVID-19 Ontario-wide lockdown — but this time with vaccines available — some wonder whether they should be getting the shot while fasting.

NYT Middle EastApr 12, 2021
After Nuclear Site Blackout, Thunder From Iran, and Silence From U.S.
The Americans and Israelis have worked together in the past to impede Iran's nuclear ambitions, but the U.S. denies that was the case in the latest sabotage.

Mysterious blackout in Iran threatens to undermine nuclear talks (CNN World)
Iranian Nuclear Site Hit With Blackout In Suspected Attack (NPR Headline News)

NPR Headline NewsApr 11, 2021
Amid Variants And Limited Vaccines, Canada Braces For A COVID-19 Surge
Canada could surpass the COVID-19 infection rate of the U.S. for the first time since the start of the pandemic, due to a rise in cases involving variants while vaccine supplies remain limited.
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