The Rundown: Top headlines today: Jan. 4, 2021

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From from. When. Georgia he's today's political battleground for the president elect invited and president trump both campaigning here today ahead of tomorrow's senate runoff elections if Democrats win know it they'll win the senate majority president Trump's visit comes two days after he asked the Georgia Republican secretary of state just won't find enough votes to reverse the result is easily lost. I just want to but I'm yeah. Eleven. And I did McCain's the slugs. But the votes in Georgia have already been counted three times including an extensive hand recount and signature match audit results are unchanged from Joseph Biden won Georgia Taylor and it's just plain wrong when the backlash winds. Joseph Biden will be the next president of the United States wind that's not stopping a 140. House Republicans and at least twelve Republican senators from challenging the Electoral College results when congress convenes on Wednesday. Kobe in nineteen spreads rapidly across the US and vaccinations. Can happen fast enough. The first person to your get a shot three weeks ago got her second dose on Monday. California oh with such high demand for the vaccine coast to coast to some people have been getting turned away and he even after waiting overnight in and three mile long lying in Daytona Beach, Florida this CDC reports more than four million people have been vaccinated despite the goal of twenty million by the end of two point 18 set my operation warp speed this as a record 125000. Americans are hospitalized with the virus is according to the Colombian tracking project. He oversees the UK is now the first nation in the world to use drugmaker AstraZeneca is no good nineteen vaccine it comes just as the prime British prime minister announced. That an even tougher locked down than the one they put in place in the march is coming. The prime minister says UK facing a critical moment in the pandemic in the closure of schools and borders among the restrictions possibly come away. Tensions rising in the Middle East after a long season in ten girls from South Korea at a crucial straight up promotes. The Islamic nation claims the vessel was polluting the Persian gulf and strait. She becomes FC South Korean diplomat was due to travel to the nation to discuss the release of billions of dollars in Oregon assets now frozen has solved. Meanwhile Iran began today. Enriching uranium to levels unseen since its when he fifteen nuclear deal and deal. President trump pulled out of removing nuclear monitors in the process. This judge has refused to grant the US extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on espionage charges the judge ruling and sending Assange to meet US prison would be arrested because the 49 year old's mental health alert. Caught on camera that's very scary moment rescuers are. I'm not a skier whose. Slipping off when she Carroll left. That isn't upstate New York for the skier can be seen as an easy dangling by her jacket and his cabinet and the rest on mountain ski resort. Yesterday their birds came intro was able to get to her quickly. Just you're so low only slipped out of her jacket an analogy we safety TARP stretched out. Fill out. My. Main police and national looking for an these. They're now it's two men who based juvenile top hotel bar on New Year's Day illegally from the top dollar railing on the 25 floor. Eric into the ground below what they gotten to a car and drove away. It.

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