Wall Street Week – Full Show (8/7/2020)

Aug.07 — One of the most iconic brands in financial television returns for today’s issues and today’s world. This week’s Wall Street Week features David Westin’s interviews with National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases Director Dr. Anthony Fauci, Sen. Rick Scott (R-FL), and Former Secretary of Education Arne Duncan. The conversations highlight the health … Read more Wall Street Week – Full Show (8/7/2020)

U.S. governors cringe at cost of Trump’s virus aid

Republican and Democratic governors said on Monday President Donald Trump’s coronavirus relief measures were too expensive for states to implement as they struggle with the costs of the pandemic, and called on officials in Washington to resume negotiations on federal aid. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from … Read more U.S. governors cringe at cost of Trump’s virus aid

President Trump escorted out of briefing room after man shot near White House

US Secret Service agents shot and wounded a man who was apparently armed outside the White House on Monday, President Donald Trump said, after being briefly whisked away in the middle of a press conference. A 51-year-old male approached a Secret Service officer standing at the corner of 17th Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, one block … Read more President Trump escorted out of briefing room after man shot near White House

Lebanon Premier Quits With Attack on Elite As The Beirut Blast Anger Builds

Lebanon’s prime minister confirmed the resignation of his government as an outraged public demanded accountability for last week’s explosion at Beirut’s port, the biggest peacetime catastrophe in the nation’s history. “The scope of this disaster is bigger than can be described,” Prime Minister Hassan Diab said in a speech to a traumatized nation on Monday, … Read more Lebanon Premier Quits With Attack on Elite As The Beirut Blast Anger Builds

Dems, Republicans continue to spar over aid

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Monday dug into Democrats for wanting “Uncle Sam” to pay unemployed Americans more than they’d normally make amid the coronavirus crisis, while Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer hit back, saying such a comment is “demeaning” to hard-working citizens. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking … Read more Dems, Republicans continue to spar over aid

World Leaders Hold Lebanese Aid Conference as Protests Erupt

Global leaders including U.S. President Donald Trump will participate in a video conference on aid for Lebanon later Sunday as protests against the ruling class gather strength in the wake of the catastrophic explosion that destroyed parts of the capital Beirut. The talks are due to start at 2 p.m. in Paris. They’ll be hosted … Read more World Leaders Hold Lebanese Aid Conference as Protests Erupt

France’s anti-terror prosecutor to investigate aid worker killings in Niger

France’s anti-terrorism prosecutor opened an investigation on Monday into “murder in connection with terrorism” over Sunday’s attack on humanitarian workers in Niger, in which eight people were killed including six French citizens. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to … Read more France’s anti-terror prosecutor to investigate aid worker killings in Niger

How are displaced people coping with coronavirus? | The Stream

Physical distancing, handwashing and the wearing of face masks have become a new normal as the novel coronavirus pandemic continues without any sign of respite. But the looming threat of COVID-19 outbreaks is none more acute than among communities of displaced people, particularly those living in overcrowded refugee camps and settlements. Aid teams already near … Read more How are displaced people coping with coronavirus? | The Stream

Macron urges world leaders to aid Lebanon

French President Emmanuel #Macron has called on world leaders to fast-track financial and humanitarian aid to #Lebanon. #BeirutBlast Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cgtn/?hl=zh-cn Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/CGTNOfficial/ Weibo: http://weibo.com/cctvnewsbeijing … Read more Macron urges world leaders to aid Lebanon

Pelosi, Mnuchin signal openness to resume aid talks

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said they were open to restarting coronavirus aid talks after failed negotiations prompted President Trump to take executive actions aimed at easing economic distress sparked by the pandemic. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our … Read more Pelosi, Mnuchin signal openness to resume aid talks

Schumer Calls Stimulus Talks With Administration ‘Disappointing’

Aug.09 — Democrats and Republicans have no new talks scheduled on the next stimulus bill. They are trillions of dollars apart on overall spending and on key issues, including on aid to state and local governments and the amount of supplementary unemployment benefits. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senator Chuck Schumer spoke to reporters on … Read more Schumer Calls Stimulus Talks With Administration ‘Disappointing’

Beirut Protests Continue Outside of Lebanese Parliament

Beirut (AP) — Public fury over this week’s massive explosion in Beirut took a new turn Saturday night as protesters stormed government institutions and clashed for hours with security forces, who responded with heavy volleys of tear gas and rubber bullets. One police officer was killed and dozens of people hurt in the confrontations, which … Read more Beirut Protests Continue Outside of Lebanese Parliament

Israel’s Surging Protests Explained

For the past few weeks, Israel has been experiencing raucous street demonstrations against Benjamin “Bibi” Netanyahu. The rallies have no organized leadership, but the protesters share a goal: Fed up with the prime minister’s scandals and mismanagement of the coronavirus, they want to bring down his coalition and get him out of office. Netanyahu may … Read more Israel’s Surging Protests Explained