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Vice President Pence receives Covid vaccine on live television, Central California reaches zero percent ICU capacity, leaving 27 million vulnerable, and Supreme Court rejects challenge to President Trump census plan.
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1:24 FDA Authorizes Emergency Use For Moderna’s Vaccine
1:58 Vice President Pence Receives Vaccine On Live TV
2:20 27 States Say Pfizer Vaccine Shipments Slashed
3:36 FDA Authorizes Emergency Use For Moderna’s Vaccine
4:24 Hospitals At Breaking Point As Covid Cases Explode
6:05 Long Lines For Covid Testing Ahead Of Christmas
7:38 Supreme Court Rejects Challenge To Trump Census Plan
9:07 Trump Out Of Sight As U.S. Faces Multiple Crises
10:53 Chicago Mayor Under Fire Over Botched Raid Video
12:16 Wrongfully Convicted Man Freed After 19 Years
15:02 Walmart & TikTok Hosting Livestream Shopping Event
16:33 Colorado’s New Law To Hold Rogue Police Accountable
18:51 Driver Rescued After 10 Hours Trapped In Snow
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