China Factory Activity Gradually Improves in May

From Bloomberg Markets and Finance. China’s factories continued to contract but at a slower pace in May. The official manufacturing purchasing managers index rose to 49.6 from 47.4 in April. The non-manufacturing gauge, which measures activity in the construction and services sectors, increased to 47.8 from April’s 41.9. A reading above 50 indicates expansion, while anything below indicates…

Nightly News Full Broadcast – May 30

From NBC News. Questions remain in authorities handling of the Uvalde, Texas massacre; Memorial Day Weekend travel chaos; the uncertain future for gun legislature in the U.S. 00:00 Intro 01:28 Questions remain for Uvalde police chief 04:59 Biden hopeful congress will change gun laws 07:12 Thousands of flight cancellations send passengers scrambling 09:32 Neighbor saves…

Tx State Rep.: ‘We Must Act Now’ To Protect Kids From Gun Violence

From MSNBC. Gilberto Hinojosa, chairman of the Texas Democratic Party, joins MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell to discuss the scrutiny of law enforcement’s delayed response in confronting the shooter, saying police were “scared” because they were outgunned by “weapons of war.” His daughter, Texas State Representative Gina Hinojosa, says Gov. Abbott “needs to put politics aside” and…

UK prepares to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

From Global News. From corgi cafes to lavish parades, the final preparations are now underway in the U.K., for a days-long party to celebrate Queen Elizabeth’s Platinum Jubilee, marking the longest-reigning monarch’s historic 70 years on the throne. It all begins Thursday with the Queen’s official birthday parade, with the royal family set to appear…

Russia-Ukraine conflict: French journalist killed in Luhansk as defence of eastern front continues

From Global News. French journalist Frederic Leclerc-Imhoff was killed in the Luhansk region of Eastern Ukraine on Monday after an armoured transport was hit by shrapnel from a Russian shell, according to French President Emmanuel Macron. In a tweet on Monday, French President Emmanuel Macron expressed his condolences to Leclerc-Imhoff’s family and close friends. Marc-Olivier…

What Is Kevin McCarthy Hiding?: Rep. Lofgren

From MSNBC. Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-CA), a member of the January 6 Committee, tells MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell that receiving a letter from Republican Leader Kevin McCarthy’s attorney saying that he won’t comply with the committee’s subpoena was a “disappointment” and asks why would McCarthy need a criminal defense attorney on retainer. » Subscribe to MSNBC:…

Honoring Those Who Served During Memorial Day

From NBC News. NBC News’ Tom Llamas is giving a look into how people throughout the nation celebrate Memorial Day. From the 66 Tuskegee Airmen who lost their lives in WWII to Lieutenant Colonel James H. Harvey III, who served as the Grand Marshall in the National Memorial Day Parade, we reflect, honor, and remember…

Global National: May 30, 2022 | Canada’s military needs overhaul, new sexual misconduct report says

From Global News. A much-anticipated report into the Canadian military’s sexual misconduct crisis has been released, with calls for dramatic changes to what former Supreme Court of Canada justice Louise Arbour describes as a "broken system" and a "liability" to the country. Mercedes Stephenson reports on the damning new details regarding the military’s culture, and…

Fmr. Federal Agent May Have Known Buffalo Shooter’s Plan Beforehand: Report

From MSNBC. Dan Herbeck, investigative reporter for The Buffalo News, joins MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell to discuss new reports that the Buffalo shooter told other white supremacists his plan 30 minutes beforehand in an online chatroom. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc About: MSNBC is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary…

Man Jumps Fence To Save Drowning Four-Year-Old Boy

From NBC News. Surveillance video shows 4-year-old, non-verbal Xavier Rigney getting inside the locked gated pool at his apartment complex and into the water. Neighbor 12-year-old Maddox Westerhaus witnessed the incident and went to get his father, Tom, who jumped the fence, rescued the young boy from the water and started CPR to save his…

The Uncertain Future For Gun Legislature In The U.S.

From NBC News. In the wake of the deadly shooting at Robb Elementary School and the reverence of Memorial Day, gun legislature debates still continue. A bipartisan group of senators have been weighing a range of proposals including extended background checks and raising the gun buying age to 21 but some republicans are saying that…

Archaeologists uncover trove of ancient Egyptian mummies

From Reuters. Archaeologists working near Cairo have uncovered hundreds of ancient Egyptian coffins and bronze statues of deities. #News #Reuters #Egypt #mummies #archaeologists #Cairo Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/…

Deliberations Set To Resume In Depp V Heard Trial

From NBC News. After six weeks of testimonies, deliberations are underway in the Johnny Depp vs. Amber Heard defamation trial. Depp was spotted performing on stage in England after explosive closing arguments on Friday. As deliberations resume tomorrow, legal experts say the jury has the power to find either party at fault or without blame…

Russia Heads Deeper Into Eastern Ukraine’s Donbas Region

From NBC News. Russian troops are reinforcing their positions to drive deeper into the Donbas region in eastern Ukraine. The Russians are about a mile from the village of Severk, where they cut power and running water. A hospital has become a shelter for 39 people, and the hospital no longer has medicine. » Subscribe…

Military should give up control of sexual assault cases permanently: former Supreme Court justice

From CBC News. Former supreme court justice Louise Arbour discusses her report on military sexual misconduct. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.6468834 »»» 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:…

Public safety minister doesn’t rule out national handgun ban

From CBC News. Public Safety Minister Marco Mendicino discusses the latest legislation from the Liberal government on handguns. To read more: http://cbc.ca/1.6470554 »»» 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…

PBS NewsHour full episode, May 30, 2022

From PBS NewsHour. Monday on the NewsHour, as funeral arrangements are made for the children killed in the Uvalde school shooting, President Biden promises to push for new gun laws. Then, as Russian troops advance in the Donbas region we look at the role open source technology has played in the war. Plus, a release…

Biden highlights Ukraine’s defense of democracy on Memorial Day

From Reuters. Marking Memorial Day, President Joe Biden emphasized the importance of fighting for democracy in the Ukraine-Russia war. #News #Reuters #JoeBiden #MemorialDay #Ukraine #Russia #Ukrainecrisis Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news…

Observe Geneva Convention: Azovstal prisoners’ families to Russia

From Reuters. Families of Ukrainian fighters who were in the Azovstal steel plant demanded that Russia treats Ukrainian prisoners of war in accordance with the Geneva Convention. #News #Reuters #UKraine #Russia #Ukrainecrisis #Azovstal Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and…

A Brief But Spectacular take on Asian American mental health

From PBS NewsHour. Christine Catipon is clinical psychologist at the University of California, Irvine Counseling Center. Growing up Filipina, she says that people around her did not want to talk about mental health. Catipon is now working to dismantle barriers that keep people away from this crucial therapy. She shares her Brief But Spectacular take…

Somalia’s president thanks Biden as U.S. troops return

From Reuters. Somalia’s new president welcomes the return of U.S. forces to his country. #News #Reuters #Somalia #president #UnitedStates #troops Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook:…

Private companies track the war in Ukraine in real time

From PBS NewsHour. Even before Russian military forces crossed into Ukraine three months ago, private companies were using data from satellites and other technology to closely monitor events on the ground. Newshour Special Correspondent Mike Cerre explores the ongoing efforts to track the war in Ukraine in real time, digitally. Stream your PBS favorites with…