Monster winter storm threatens to wallop half of US

From Global News. A monster winter storm has caused whiteout conditions and wreaked havoc on roads across the United States. The storm is now headed east, where forecasts of snow and ice as far south as Georgia have put millions on edge. Jennifer Johnson reports on the efforts to stay ahead of the winter blast.…

Influenced: Can you trust financial advice on social media?

From Global News. On TikTok and Instagram, you can find advice on almost anything – from pop culture to beauty and fashion – and even financial advice. A group of influencers called “fincluencers” have partnered with companies like Wealthsimple and robo-advisors to offer their financial takes. However, the recent explosion in personal finance content across…

Global National: Jan. 15, 2022 | COVID-19 vaccine mandate takes effect for cross-border truckers

From Global News. After an apparent government flip-flop and much confusion, tighter rules for truckers are now in effect. Unvaccinated American truckers cannot enter Canada, while unvaccinated Canadian truckers must be tested for COVID-19 and quarantine for two weeks. As Abigail Bimman reports, the changes are likely to impact the supply chain and Canadians’ grocery…

Ukraine thinks group linked to Belarus in cyberattack

From Reuters. Ukraine believes a cyberattack that hit Ukrainian government websites was carried out by a hacker group linked to Belarusian intelligence, according to a senior Ukrainian security official. #News #Reuters #Ukraine #cyberattack #hackers #Belarus Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for…

Images of Djokovic’s lawyers’ office as court bid to avoid Australia deportation gets underway | AFP

From AFP News Agency. Click Here to watch video. Images of Novak Djokovic’s lawyers’ office as the tennis star’s final bid to avoid deportation from Australia gets underway. Chief Justice James Allsop has opened the virtual proceedings, with Djokovic appealing the government’s decision to rip up his visa and deport him for anti-vaccine views that could…

Man Holds Rabbi, Potentially Others Hostage in Synagogue, Wants Release of Aafia Siddiqui

From MSNBC. Police in Colleyville, Texas, are "currently conducting SWAT operations" at a local synagogue where authorities say a man has taken a rabbi and possibly other people hostage to ask for the release of Aafia Siddiqui from federal prison.» Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well…

PBS NewsHour Weekend Full Episode, January 15, 2022

From PBS NewsHour. On this edition for Saturday, January 15, police respond to an ongoing hostage situation at a synagogue in Colleyville Texas, Omicron infections continue to spread nationwide as the roll out of free home testing kits is set to begin. Also, inside Estonia’s tactics to combat Russian disinformation, and celebrating dance legend Alvin…

Georgia secretary of state calls Biden’s voting rights speech ‘aggressive, belligerent’

From Fox News. Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger joins ‘Cavuto Live’ to discuss Biden attacking voting laws. #FoxNews Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vaBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business…

U.S. inflation choking pay raises

From CBS News. Americans are making more money than they were a year ago, but inflation is impacting those higher wages. Stacey Vanek Smith, co-host of NPR’s The Indicator podcast, joins CBSN’s Lana Zak to discuss more CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all…

Man reportedly takes hostages at Texas synagogue

From Associated Press. Authorities say a man apparently took hostages Saturday during services at a synagogue near Fort Worth, Texas. (Jan. 15) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/3841cb5622cc4befa2ecff258fb412c7

Hostage situation at synagogue in Colleyville, Texas

From CBS News. Officials say at least four people are being held hostage at a Jewish synagogue in Colleyville, Texas. Reporter J.D. Miles from CBS Dallas-Fort Worth station KTVT joins CBSN’s Lana Zak with the latest on this developing story. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for…

CDC urges Americans to wear ‘most protective mask you can’

From Reuters. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention revised its guidance for Americans on wearing masks to protect against COVID-19, recommending wearing ‘the most protective mask’ one can. #News #Reuters #CDC #coronavirus #masks #guidelines Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for…

Could the Open Schools Act help revive in-person learning?

From Fox News. Rep. Rodney David, R-Ill., explains why he’s supporting legislation that would fund remote learning alternatives. #FoxNews Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vaBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business…

Omicron spreads as free home tests are set to roll out

From PBS NewsHour. Starting Saturday, private insurers are required to cover the cost of up to eight at-home testing kits, while those without insurance can get a free kit from the federal government. Meanwhile, COVID-19 cases rose by another 800,000 across the U.S. Hospitals are filling up even as deaths have risen at a slower…

Volcano erupts in Pacific and triggers tsunami advisory

From Associated Press. An undersea volcano erupted in spectacular fashion Saturday near the Pacific nation of Tonga, sending tsunami waves crashing across the shore and people rushing to higher ground. (Jan. 15) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive:…

Today in History for January 16th

From Associated Press. Highlights of Today in History: Start of Operation Desert Storm;Space Shuttle Columbia lifts off;Prohibition takes effect ;Shah of Iran flees into exile;musical "Hello Dolly" opens. Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You can license this story through AP Archive: http://www.aparchive.com/metadata/youtube/9d18cf980204470cbd452b510a2660d4

NEW GEAR DAY – Gibson Les Paul SLASH SIGNATURE

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Glenn Youngkin sworn in as 74th governor of Virginia

From CBS News. Glenn Youngkin was sworn in as the 74th governor of Virginia on Saturday. The former private equity CEO is the first Republican in 12 years to take the governor’s oath of office in the state. Carly Haynes, a reporter for CBS affiliate WCAV-TV, joined CBSN to discuss. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7…

Va.’s new GOP governor pledges to restore trust

From Associated Press. Striking a tone of bipartisanship and optimism, Virginia’s new Republican governor, Glenn Youngkin, is pledging to "restore trust in government, and to restore power to the people" in his inaugural address Saturday in Richmond. (Jan. 15) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/APNews/ ​ You…

Undersea volcano erupts near Tonga, triggering tsunami advisory in B.C.

From CBC News. (Brief Description – key names, phrases) To read more: http://cbc.ca/news »»» Subscribe to CBC News to watch more videos: http://bit.ly/1RreYWS Connect with CBC News Online: For breaking news, video, audio and in-depth coverage: http://bit.ly/1Z0m6iX Find CBC News on Facebook: http://bit.ly/1WjG36m Follow CBC News on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1sA5P9H For breaking news on Twitter: http://bit.ly/1WjDyks…

Bill Simon: Supply chain crisis is a ‘shocking and unmitigated’ disaster

From Fox News. Former Walmart U.S. CEO and President Bill Simon weighs in on rising inflation and empty shelves at American grocery stores. Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well…

Tennis’ No-Vax Djokovic and NFL’s White Out Problem

From MSNBC. Tennis star Novak Djokovic was detained overnight ahead of Monday’s Australian Open after grappling with the government over the country’s Covid requirements. He is scheduled to appear in court on Sunday after his visa was revoked for a second time. Plus, two of the only three black head coaches in the NFL are…

Tsunami Advisory Issued For West Coast, Hawaii, After Undersea Volcanic Eruption

From MSNBC. A tsunami advisory has been issued after an under water volcano erupted near Tonga, sending massive waves crashing along the shore. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and informed perspectives. Find video clips and segments from The Rachel Maddow Show, Morning Joe,…

Eviction Crisis Looms As Covid Surges

From MSNBC. Carl Gershenson talks with Tiffany Cross about the looming eviction crisis as the pandemic stretches into year two, unemployment remains high and the government backs off on providing assistance.» Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and informed perspectives. Find video clips and…

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Alexa McDonough,first woman to lead a major political party in Canada, has died at age 77

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U.S. says more evidence points to Russia preparing to invade Ukraine

From CBS News. U.S. officials believe Russia is laying the groundwork to invade Ukraine. The National Security Council says Russia has positioned a group of operatives to conduct a so-called "false-flag operation" in eastern Ukraine. Meanwhile, a cyberattack knocked out several government websites in Ukraine on Friday. CBS News correspondent Christina Ruffini has the latest,…