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U.K. government seeks law to protect statues from "a baying mob"U.K. government pushes legislation to prevent "town hall militants and woke worthies" from relocating controversial monuments after BLM protests.
President Biden's COVID-19 plan covers vaccine and PPE shortages and reopening schoolsPresident Biden's COVID-19 plan will invoke the Defense Production Act to address personal protective equipment and vaccine shortages and require people to wear masks on public transportation, among other measures. Emergency care physician Dr. Ron Elfenbein spoke with Anne-Marie Green and Vladimir Duthiers on CBSN about the president's push to open schools, the vaccine rollout around the country and new research into the effectiveness of vaccines against variants of the coronavirus.
QAnon believers hit with disappointment after President Biden's inaugurationConspiracy theories circled online leading up to President Biden's inauguration, leading some to believe former President Donald Trump would somehow remain in office. When that didn't happen, followers were left doubting. CBSN technology reporter Dan Patterson joins "CBSN AM" to discuss QAnon's impact and potential future.
Lives to remember: Those we've lost to coronavirusHere are just some of the coronavirus pandemic's many victims: who they were, and the lives they touched.
President Biden focusing on COVID-19 response in his first full day in officeOn his first full day in office, President Joe Biden is planning to sign several executive orders aimed at tackling the COVID-19 pandemic and will receive a briefing from members of his COVID-19 response team. CBSN political reporter Caitlin Huey-Burns joins "CBSN AM" to discuss this and more.
WorldView: Deadly gas explosion in Madrid; police chief removed in PhilippinesA gas explosion killed at least four people in central Madrid. Also, a police chief in the Philippines has been removed following a botched gang rape and murder investigation, and one of 22 trapped miners in China has reportedly died. Meanwhile, the U.K. government said it's going to help Kenya roll out the Oxford AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine. CBS News foreign correspondent Ian Lee joined "CBSN AM" with those stories.
Rock 'n' roll legend John Fogerty on new protest song tackling police brutality, racismRock 'n' roll legend John Fogerty has a new gospel-infused protest song, "Weeping In The Promised Land." The former Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman takes on police brutality and racial injustice while supporting health care workers on the front lines during the pandemic. Jamie Yuccas reports for the "CBS This Morning" series A More Perfect Union.
Watch Live: Buttigieg testifies at confirmation hearing before SenateIf confirmed, Buttigieg would oversee a department that requested $89 billion for the 2021 fiscal year.
States report they are running out of vaccines, cancelling appointmentsDetroit Mayor Mike Duggan says the city has not been given enough COVID-19 vaccines even though they have the capacity to administer them. David Begnaud reports.
Lives to Remember: Max Osceola Jr., Arethia Tilford and moreAs the coronavirus pandemic continues, people across the U.S. are losing loved ones to the illness. The victims include longtime Seminole tribe leader Max Osceola Jr., Kentucky school attendance clerk Arethia Tilford, Colorado bar owner John Elliott and Texas emergency room nurse Brittany Palomo. Anthony Mason profiles them in the series Lives to Remember