Schumer: Blocking of witnesses a ‘grand tragedy’

Minority leader Chuck Schumer slammed the Senate’s rejection of witnesses in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial. The vote Friday all but ensured the president’s eventual acquittal. Schumer called the vote “a grand tragedy.” (Jan. 31)

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‘Leave’ supporters count down to Brexit at “Big Brexit Bash” celebration in London | AFP

‘Leave’ supporters count down the seconds before Brexit officially kicks in at a ‘Big Brexit Bash’ celebration in london, attended by ex-MEP and anti-EU populist Nigel Farage, who has spent decades campaigning to leave the European Union. IMAGES

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Clock counts down minutes until Brexit on wall outside 10 Downing Street | AFP

A clock counts down the minutes until Brexit on the walls outside 10 Downing Street in London, as the UK officially leaves the European Union. IMAGES

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Senate rejects calling witnesses

Senate rejects calling witnesses in President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, pushing one step closer to acquittal vote. (Jan. 31)

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SUV breaches Mar-a-lago security; 2 in custody

A woman fleeing police smashed her SUV through two security checkpoints near Mar-a-Lago Friday in what authorities said were the actions of an “obviously impaired” driver but not an intentional attack on President Donald Trump’s resort. (Jan. 31)

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Senate rejects calling witnesses in Trump impeachment trial | AFP

The US Senate narrowly rejects subpoenaing new witnesses and documents for the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump, opening the way for a final vote expected to clear the US leader of abuse of power. IMAGES

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The Last One Before Iowa | Ground Game Podcast | Associated Press

It’s our last episode before Monday’s Iowa Caucuses. Julie Pace gets an inside look into the polling system with AP’s Director of Public Opinion Research, Emily Swanson ahead of Monday’s vote.

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US declares public health emergency from new virus

While insisting the risk to the American public is low, the Trump administration declared a public health emergency from the coronavirus that began in China and announced it will bar entry of foreign nationals who pose a transmission risk. (Jan. 31)

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Hundreds gather for pro-EU protest in Edinburgh | AFP

Hundreds gather outside the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh to bid farewell to Europe ahead of the United Kingdom’s exit from the European Union on the night of 31 January.

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Here are the top stories for Friday, Jan. 31st: House impeachment managers make final plea for witnesses; Police fire on intruder vehicle at Mar-a-Lago; U.S. evacuees from China placed in quarantine; More protests over Trump’s Mideast peace plan.

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US airlines suspend China flights over virus fear

The U.S. advised against all travel to China as the number of cases of a worrying new virus spiked more than tenfold in a week. All three major U.S. airlines are planning to cancel flights to China until at least March. (Jan. 31)

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US announces quarantine for Americans returning from Hubei province | AFP

“Any US citizen returning to the United States who has been in Hubei province in the previous 14 days, will be subject to up to 14 days of mandatory quarantine,” says the secretary of the Health and Human Services department, Alex Azar. The US says it is declaring a public health emergency and temporarily banning the entry of foreign nationals who have traveled to China over the past two weeks to contain the spread of a deadly new virus. SOUNDBITE

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Foreign nationals who traveled to China in past 2 weeks banned entry to US | AFP

“Foreign nationals, other than immediate family of US citizens and permanent residents who have traveled in China within the last 14 days will be denied entry into the United States for this time,” says Alex Azar, secretary of the Health and Human Services department. SOUNDBITE

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Last Eurostar before Brexit leaves Paris for London | AFP

As the UK marks its final hours in the EU, the last Eurostar train before Brexit leaves Gare du Nord train station in Paris for London St Pancras International. IMAGES

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Brexit: Europe on the menu at British pub in Paris | AFP

With mere hours to go until Britain splits from the European Union, the Bombardier pub in Paris is serving up European dishes like Hungarian Goulash and Swedish meatballs in honour of the continent, one final ‘adieu’ before Brexit.

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Last pre-Brexit Eurostar train leaves London, bound for Paris | AFP

The last pre-Brexit Eurostar leaves St Pancras station in London, bound for Paris, as Britain is set to end almost half a century of integration with Europe, finally making its historic departure from the EU at midnight Brussels time (2300 GMT) on Friday. IMAGES

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British flag lowered at the European Parliament in Strasbourg | AFP

After 47 years of tumultuous relations between London and Europe, the British flag is removed from the European Parliament in Strasbourg. IMAGES

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Watch This Time-Lapse of China Building a Coronavirus Hospital in Two Weeks

Almost 10,000 people are now infected in China, and some citizens are accusing the government of covering up the threat of the virus.

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Africa Weekly 31/1/20 – cannabis production in Senegal and measures against Coronavirus | AFP

This week on Africa Weekly, we track down a hamlet deep in a Senegalese mangrove swamp where farmers have only one viable crop – cannabis. Here, farmers fly under the radar as they evade the West African country’s crackdown on the drug. Then we head to one of the Republic of Congo’s main ports, where a fall in oil prices since 2014 has caused a crisis for local businesses. And we also take a look at the headlines from around the continent this week.

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Brexit: UK flag removed from European Council’s Europa Building in Brussels | AFP

Officials remove the British flag from the ceremonial entrance of the European Council’s Europa Building in Brussels ahead of Brexit. IMAGES

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EU lowers UK flag outside European Parliament building in Brussels | AFP

European officials remove the British flag outside the European Parliament building in Brussels, four hours ahead of Britain’s midnight departure, symbolising its withdrawal from the European Union. IMAGES

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