CBC News: The National | Preparing for Biden inauguration; Vaccine ramp-up plans | Jan. 17, 2021


    There’s an eerie calm in Washington, D.C., with heightened security in place in case of more riots ahead of Joe Biden’s inauguration. Ontario reveals its plans to ramp up COVID-19 vaccine distribution. Plus, what we know about spreading COVID-19 after you’ve been vaccinated.


    00:00 The National for Jan. 17, 2021
    01:06 High security ahead of Biden’s inauguration
    04:24 Joe Biden’s top presidential priorities
    06:50 Kamala Harris prepares to become VP
    07:40 Toronto hospital dismisses man’s pleas for help
    10:03 Canada’s rising COVID-19 cases
    10:38 COVID-19 at Ontario long-term care homes
    11:27 Ontario preps COVID-19 mass vaccination site
    13:55 Quebec high school students head back to class
    14:21 N.B. confirms 36 new COVID-19 case
    14:51 Alberta set to ease some COVID-19 restrictions
    15:08 Tennis players quarantine ahead of Australian Open
    17:29 Phil Spector dies at 81
    18:09 Putin critic Alexei Navalny arrested in Moscow
    20:24 Guatemala police clash with migrant caravan
    21:28 Brazil begins COVID-19 vaccinations
    21:47 Unclear if COVID-19 vaccine prevents transmission
    27:25 Return of the Boeing 737 Max to Canadians skies
    35:10 Restoring passenger confidence in the 737 Max
    40:05 Kamala Harris’s Canadian family
    42:35 Betty White celebrates 99th birthday
    43:31 The Moment | Siblings helps community stay safe

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