The Rundown: Top headlines today: Dec. 29, 2020

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Transcript for The Rundown: Top headlines today: Dec. 29, 2020
From. Why. They're injection into the notifications about. When rejectionist turns. The measure to bomb stimulus checks from 600 to 2000 dollars he needs a major roadblock today even after the initiative. Pass in the house yesterday with two thirds majority and bipartisan support that trail and path only Tuesday's senate majority leader Mitch McConnell blocks to attempts from democratic senators to bring it to a vote on the floor however McConnell added that the senate will begin a process to bring his three priorities on the table this week it is possible repeal of liability protections for social media companies from an election integrity and potentially didn't she thousand dollar stimulus checks all trump demands if all three are tied together in one bill and it will likely fail without democratic support and hope. We're continuing to spread his Frontline health care workers in nursing home residents received their first dose of the corona virus vaccine. Cheers for veterans at home. They were vaccinated. Vice president elect called like Harris and her husband Doug and a half received an intern a vaccine in Washington DC. But across the country just over two million doses have been delivered so far. Well under the goal of twenty million by the end of the year from now the White House task force state that may not happen until the. And in January evasive action vaccination program is green now. As you can view continues. It's gonna take years not ours is actually there are people and officials in Colorado confirmed they have the keys of the new holding nineteen variant discovered in the U came to see the patient is a man in his twenties and no history of travel agents and personnel needs in the US. It's a church that burned in my time so it's up potential hate crime authorities are investigating a suspicious fire at a black church in Springfield Massachusetts and a fire call came in early Monday for the unoccupied Martin Luther King Jr. community Presbyterian Church. Firefighters managed to save it from complete destruction but it's still suffered severe structural smoke and water damage just a week ago that church had installed a new roof. Authorities have found no specific evidence of arson the bugs are calling it suspicious. It's devastating to look at it. It feels like you have somebody punched you in the stomach. The FBI is investigating after sandals are accused of attacking the three sites in and around Aspen Colorado. And 3500 customers were affected. The words earth first co written no one of the sites that were vandalized but officials haven't said it is or how the name maybe now Dennis Earth's first just also the name of a radical environmental topic of the organization over 6000 here is what they distributed to people without heat and things are better ways to achieve goals. A man and have conversations about whatever is saying they felt they were protesting. This Academy of Fine Arts who says designer Pierre Cardin has died at 98. Hard and worked for Christian Dior and was awarded the French legion of honor in 1983. Card and was I had as a time among the first designers to capitalize on the business side of fashion news becoming a household name thanks to powerful branding. He also broke with tradition throughout his futuristic designs and by producing landmark unisex and ready to Wear collections at a time when both effectively work unheard of stock. Geologists in Italy uncover evidence of a fast food counter in the city and not paying these tax evaders completely unheard eatery no as a thermal polian the revealing account owner with holes and scientists say could keep food hot.

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