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Here’s what you need to know to Get Up to Speed and On with Your Day. (You can also get “5 Things You Need to Know Today” delivered to your inbox daily. Sign up here.)1. Coronavirus President Biden marked 50 million Covid-19 vaccine doses administered in the US since he took office last month, a halfway point in his promise to get 100 million vaccine doses into arms in his first 100 days. The US has now given a total of 66.5 million vaccine doses, and a third vaccine, from Johnson & Johnson, could be in play as soon as next week if the FDA authorizes its emergency use. A new survey found 55% of adults have either gotten a shot or want to as soon as possible, up from 47% in mid-January and 34% in early December. However, as always, experts are still cautious. That sharp decline in cases has now flattened to a plateau, and a fourth deadly surge is still possible as coronavirus variants spread and restrictions relax.These vaccine trial participants in an Indian city said they didn't know they were being tested on These vaccine trial participants in an Indian city said they didn't know they were being tested on bhopal india vaccine covid trial sud pkg vpx_00032119JUST WATCHEDThese vaccine trial participants in an Indian city said they didn’t know they were being tested on ReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

These vaccine trial participants in an Indian city said they didn’t know they were being tested on 03:42Read More2. StimulusThe Senate parliamentarian ruled against including the proposed minimum wage increase in the coronavirus stimulus bill, saying it would infringe upon the budgetary process known as reconciliation that Democrats are using to move the measure forward. That’s a blow for progressives, but it does mean there is less division over the bill now, and it could be easier to pass in the Senate. The House is expected to pass the $1.9 trillion bill today. Everyone interested in actually getting this thing over the finish line wants it to happen before March 14, when federal unemployment benefits are set to expire.Economist: Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan is not too largeEconomist: Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan is not too largeEconomist: Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan is not too largeJUST WATCHEDEconomist: Biden’s $1.9 trillion stimulus plan is not too largeReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

Economist: Biden’s $1.9 trillion stimulus plan is not too large 03:193. SyriaThe US military carried out air strikes on a site in Syria used by two Iranian-backed militia groups. The strikes mark the US military’s first known action under Biden and were in response to rocket attacks on American forces in the region in the past two weeks. A February 15 rocket attack on coalition forces near the Erbil International Airport in Iraqi Kurdistan killed a civilian contractor and injured nine others; Iran denied involvement in the attack. The US strikes come as Washington and Tehran position themselves for negotiations about Iran’s nuclear program, potentially complicating an already fragile process.US carries out airstrikes on Iran-backed militia groupsUS carries out airstrikes on Iran-backed militia groupsUS carries out airstrikes on Iran-backed militia groupsJUST WATCHEDUS carries out airstrikes on Iran-backed militia groupsReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

US carries out airstrikes on Iran-backed militia groups 05:244. Saudi ArabiaAny time now, the Biden administration will release a long-awaited US intelligence report on the killing of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The report is expected to further implicate Saudi Arabia’s powerful Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in the Washington Post columnist’s death. Biden spoke with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud on the phone yesterday, implying the report’s imminent release. Both sides said the call, which did not mention Khashoggi by name, went well. Democratic lawmakers are expected to introduce legislation today to hold Saudi Arabia accountable for Khashoggi’s death, but for the White House, it’s a delicate balance. Saudi Arabia is a US ally, one with close ties to former President Trump, and Biden is interested in revisiting expectations in the two countries’ relationship.The brutal killing of Jamal Khashoggi: A timeline The brutal killing of Jamal Khashoggi: A timeline The brutal killing of Jamal Khashoggi: A timeline JUST WATCHEDThe brutal killing of Jamal Khashoggi: A timeline ReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

The brutal killing of Jamal Khashoggi: A timeline 03:145. US GymnasticsJohn Geddert, who coached the 2012 US Olympic women’s gymnastics team, killed himself yesterday after being charged with 24 felonies in connection with the abuse of young gymnasts. The 63-year-old was facing charges that included human trafficking and criminal sexual conduct, and had been expected to turn himself in yesterday afternoon. Geddert was the former owner of Michigan’s famed Twistars Gymnastics Club, one of the places Larry Nassar, the disgraced former gymnastics physician, had admitted to sexually abusing young female athletes. Geddert was also a supporter of Nassar, who in 2018 was sentenced to up to 175 years for his decades of abuse. Sarah Klein, who has identified herself as the first to be abused by Nassar, said Geddert’s suicide is an “escape from justice.”Gymnast to coach: You should be in jail with NassarGymnast to coach: You should be in jail with NassarGymnast to coach: You should be in jail with NassarJUST WATCHEDGymnast to coach: You should be in jail with NassarReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

Gymnast to coach: You should be in jail with Nassar 01:39BREAKFAST BROWSETwitter is considering letting users pay to subscribe to accounts they likeIt’s hard to imagine liking anyone that much on Twitter, but OK. What impact could deplatforming Donald Trump have?What impact could deplatforming Donald Trump have?donald trump twitter suspendido libertad de expresion roberto izurieta arduino encuentro cnn_00000000JUST WATCHEDWhat impact could deplatforming Donald Trump have?ReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

What impact could deplatforming Donald Trump have? 04:29The Golden Globes are this weekend Break out your fancy TV-watchin’ slippers for the start of awards season.Mr. Potato Head is dropping the ‘Mr.’ and ‘Mrs.’ in favor of gender neutralityWe are, all of us, Potato Heads. PepsiCo knows everyone is drinking cocktails at home. So, it’s launching a booze mixerAnything is a mixer if you commit to it. Hungry teenage dinosaurs’ eating habits could tell us a lot about dino diversity “Moooom, we’re out of hadrosaurs again!”PROFILES IN PERSEVERANCEFebruary is Black History Month, and every day we’re highlighting Black pioneers in American history. Learn more here.Bayard Rustin, activist, 1912-1987An openly gay Black man during the Jim Crow era, Rustin faced prejudice even from within the civil rights movement. Still, he was the one to convince Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. to adopt nonviolence as a protest tactic. Rustin’s crowning achievement was organizing the March on Washington, which brought more than 200,000 peaceful protesters of different races and religions to the nation’s capital in 1963. Rustin also became more outspoken about his sexuality later in life and has been hailed as an LGBTQ hero. TODAY’S NUMBER82,000That’s how many electric cars Hyundai is recalling to replace their batteries after 15 reports of fires involving the vehicles. Though the number of cars involved is relatively small, the recall is still one of the most expensive in history. Demand for electric cars has grown slowly. But the tsunami is comingDemand for electric cars has grown slowly. But the tsunami is comingDemand for electric cars has grown slowly. But the tsunami is comingJUST WATCHEDDemand for electric cars has grown slowly. But the tsunami is comingReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

Demand for electric cars has grown slowly. But the tsunami is coming 01:50TODAY’S QUOTE”If they won’t take the kids and the kids keep coming, what are we supposed to do?”A Homeland Security official, who told CNN concern is growing as an increasing number of unaccompanied children arrive at the southern US border. Shelter capacities are capped because of coronavirus restrictions, leaving the feds to scramble to find space to house them. How one migrant family was reunited after detentionHow one migrant family was reunited after detentionHow one migrant family was reunited after detentionJUST WATCHEDHow one migrant family was reunited after detentionReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

How one migrant family was reunited after detention 04:00TODAY’S WEATHERWeekend hindered by rain in the East and snow in the NorthwestWeekend hindered by rain in the East and snow in the NorthwestWeekend hindered by rain in the East and snow in the NorthwestJUST WATCHEDWeekend hindered by rain in the East and snow in the NorthwestReplayMore Videos …MUST WATCH

Weekend hindered by rain in the East and snow in the Northwest 02:00Check your local forecast here>>>AND FINALLYHow 3D puzzles are made All right folks, it’s the weekend. Time to PARTY! And by party, we mean settle down with a puzzle and a cup of tea or something. (Click here to view.)

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