Asian families wary about school return amid virus 0 (0)

From Associated Press. Asian American families are wrestling with whether to send their children back to classrooms as high schools, middle schools and elementary schools across the country widely reopen amid rising anti-Asian sentiment. (April 19) 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…

Today in History for April 18th 0 (0)

From Associated Press. Highlights of this day in history: The San Francisco earthquake; What becomes known as ‘Paul Revere’s ride’; A suicide bomb hits the U.S. embassy in Lebanon; Physicist Albert Einstein dies; Wayne Gretzky plays his last NHL game. (April 18) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram:…

Global National: April 18, 2021 | Provinces mobilize emergency help for Ontario amid COVID-19 surge 0 (0)

From Global News. In tonight’s top story: The federal government is coordinating with other provinces to mobilize emergency help to Ontario as cases and hospitalizations of COVID-19 are surging in the third wave of the pandemic. The federal government also offered to cover all the costs necessary to mobilize health-care staff from provinces to Ontario…

PBS NewsHour Weekend Full Episode April 18, 2021 0 (0)

From PBS NewsHour. On this edition for Sunday, April 18, recent shootings and the ongoing Derek Chauvin trial reignite debate over police reform, and a conversation with singer-songwriter and musician Sam Amidon. Also, Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama’s “Cosmic Nature” opens at the New York Botanical Garden. Hari Sreenivasan anchors from New York. Stream your PBS…

3 dead, 2 wounded in shooting at Wisconsin tavern 0 (0)

From Associated Press. Authorities say they have apprehended a person in connection with a shooting at a busy tavern in southeastern Wisconsin early Sunday that left three men dead and three men injured. (April 18) 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…

In ‘Kusama: Cosmic Nature,’ a dialogue between art and the natural world 0 (0)

From PBS NewsHour. Yayoi Kusama’s work has been described as transformative: both for the observer and for her exhibit’s surroundings. The Japanese artist’s latest exhibition, postponed initially because of the pandemic, aptly uses a 250-acre landscape as the setting for her exhibit “Cosmic Nature.” NewsHour Weekend’s Christopher Booker reports from New York. Stream your PBS…

Austin Police Advise Residents: ‘Shelter in Place’ As Search For Active Shooter Continues | NBC News 0 (0)

From NBC News. Three people in Austin, Texas have been confirmed dead after a “domestic” shooting. Assistant Chief of Police Joseph Chacon warned residents to “shelter in place” as the search for the suspect continues.» Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http://bit.ly/MoreNBCNews NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and…

N.L. premier offers COVID-19 support to Ontario 0 (0)

From CBC News. Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Andrew Furey says he offered Ontario Premier Doug Ford relief and support to medical personnel as the third wave of COVID-19 continues in the province. Furey says his province is happy to provide personnel, expertise and extra equipment where capacity allows. Watch Rosemary Barton Live on Sunday at…

Suspect on the run in fatal shooting of 3 in Texas 0 (0)

From Associated Press. Interim Austin Police Chief Joseph Chacon says a 41-year-old man is wanted in the fatal shooting of three people in Austin, Texas. Officials searching the surrounding area are warning residents that the suspect might take a hostage. (April 18) Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPress Website: https://apnews.com Twitter: https://twitter.com/AP Facebook: https://facebook.com/APNews Instagram:…

Sam Amidon mines the ‘intensity & strangeness’ of tradition to make music uniquely his own 0 (0)

From PBS NewsHour. Sam Amidon is a singer-songwriter on the fiddle, banjo, and guitar, but he’s mostly known for recasting traditional American folk songs into vibrant contemporary soundscapes. He spoke to NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Tom Casciato about his Vermont upbringing and how he pairs the sounds of traditional folk music to those of free…

Biden hopes to pass more bills in first 100 days 0 (0)

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“You’re not alone”: Trudeau marks 1st anniversary of Nova Scotia mass shooting 0 (0)

From Global News. On Sunday, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau marked the one-year anniversary of Canada’s deadliest mass shooting, telling the victims’ families: “you are not alone.” On April 18, 2020, a gunman dressed as an RCMP officer driving a replica cruiser assaulted his common-law spouse in Portapique – a small, rural community outside Halifax –…

‘A dream come true’: An unaccompanied teen migrant, ten years later | USA TODAY 0 (0)

From USA TODAY. Francis Portillo traveled alone from Honduras to the U.S.-Mexico border as a 14-year-old in 2010. Today, he speaks English and works in construction. RELATED: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9JkrSd4A_DI » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/38Kn1j0 » USA TODAY delivers current local and national news,…

Netherlands rocked by foreign adoptions scandal | Focus on Europe 0 (0)

From DW News. In the Netherlands, birth certificates have been falsified in the adoptions of babies from overseas. An investigative report speaks about human trafficking and baby farms. Foreign adoptions are currently on hold. Subscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/deutschewelleenglish?sub_confirmation=1 For more news go to: http://www.dw.com/en/ Follow DW on social media: ►Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/deutschewellenews/ ►Twitter: https://twitter.com/dwnews ►Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dwnews Für Videos…