President Joe Biden honored the 500,000 American lives lost to coronavirus, speaking of the collective grief of a nation and in personal terms. Biden also participated in a moment of silence, joined by first lady Jill Biden, Vice President Kamala Harris and second gentleman Doug Emhoff.
Vice President of United States of America, Kamala Harris entered the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in the White House complex for the first time as VP on January 20. She was accompanied by her husband Doug Emhoff and other family members. She made history on Wednesday after becoming the first female US Vice President. Joe Biden took oath on Jan 20 and become the new 46th President of the US.
In brief remarks on Saturday from the White House's Roosevelt Room, Biden said he called House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to thank her for her support and urged the Senate to take up the American Rescue Plan quickly. This report produced by Jillian Kitchener.
The US death toll from Covid-19 has topped 500,000, according to John Hopkins University. The White House hosted a moment of silence on Monday evening, attended by President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris. Report by Dessentjacksonl. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
The United States on Monday crossed the staggering milestone of 500,000 COVID-19 deaths just over a year since the coronavirus pandemic claimed its first known victim in Santa Clara County, California. Gloria Tso reports.
Stuck in Mexico for nearly a year under the Trump administration’s “Remain in Mexico” policy, asylum seeker Nicholas was finally able to cross into the United States, thanks to an executive order from President Joe Biden.
[NFA] U.S. states across the nation from Michigan, Louisiana, Texas, Massachusetts and Mississippi are loosening or lifting COVID-19 restrictions as reported infections are on the decline, but health officials are strongly warning against it. Colette Luke has more.
Pentagon officials took more than three hours to approve a request by the U.S. Capitol Police for National Guard troops to back up police under attack by rioters at the Capitol on Jan. 6, a military commander told a Senate hearing Wednesday. This report produced by Chris Dignam.
Following President Biden’s announcement that the US will have enough vaccines for every adult by May, Gavi, The Vaccine Alliance’s CEO, Dr. Seth Berkley, discusses how COVAX aims to deliver 2 billion doses by the end of the year.
U.S. President Joe Biden on Wednesday said decisions to end the required wearing of masks - such as those by governors of Texas and Mississippi - amounted to "Neanderthal thinking" given the rising death toll from the coronavirus pandemic.