The Heat: Africa’s challenges
Coffee academy aims to teach Colombians about quality coffee
U.S. prepares to lift COVID-19 travel restrictions for millions
Lower-income neighborhoods in NYC more likely to be impacted by deadly heat
Pandemic widens gender gap for Venezuela’s workforce
Argentina’s government has okayed the use of China’s Sinopharm vaccine for children from ages three to 11. The decision has sparked a debate as medical experts are recommending families sign up their children for the vaccine. Joel Richards reports.
Over 720,000 Americans have died of COVID-19. The loss can be devastating, especially for children. Over 140,000 children have lost a parent or caregiver to the virus – with the children of people of color the most impacted. Karina Huber reports.
In Mexico, nearly a quarter of a million children have lost a primary caregiver, according to a recent report from the country’s Senate. But how the country plans to respond to the loss is still uncertain. CGTN’s Alasdair Baverstock reports.
Signs of progress and a return to normalcy amid COVID-19 – The U.S. announced that it will open its borders with Mexico and Canada starting next month.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) World Bank annual meetings have kicked off including a virtual session on the damage the COVID-19 pandemic has done to the jobs and incomes of working women and mothers.
Brazil passed at a grim milestone, 600,000 deaths from COVID-19. That’s the second-highest toll in the world. On Friday, residents held a ceremony to remember those who passed and to criticize the government’s handling of the pandemic.
Church bells rang out in Washington, D.C this week as the U.S. COVID-19 death toll surpassed 700-thousand. But, will this stark reality make the 70 million unvaccinated Americans get the shot?
Cancel Culture has been around for much longer than the Black Lives Matter movement.But George Floyd’s murder and the worldwide reckoning over racial injustice it sparked accelerated the “cancellation” of divisive symbols. And yet can these divisions be reconciled with enough context?
CGTN’s Owen Fairclough reviews punk band Gustaf’s latest album that speaks to the COVID-19 era.
Worker shortages, strikes and supply chain disruptions. How is this affecting the U.S. economy and can the infrastructure bill save the day?
African economies are growing this year, but they still lag compared to developed countries. How can Sub-Saharan Africa close the inequality gap?
A Colombian family of four packed their bags and placed them in their 1981 Volkswagen Westfalia to take a life-changing trip along the Pan-American Highway.
Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 13:07 — 13.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Google Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher | Email | TuneIn | RSS | MoreCGTN America has launched a brand new podcast called “Americas Now” hosted by Elaine Reyes. We’re taking a closer […]
Chinese migration around the world has brought new culture and business to many regions, and Mexico is no exception. A growing Chinese community in the city of Tijuana, across the border from California, is working to preserve its roots, while adopting the local culture.
The U.S. luge team has enjoyed some Olympic success over the years. But the country has yet to win a luge gold medal. The athletes hope it will give a boost to the sport in for Beijing 2020 Winter Olympics.
California is the first state in the U.S. to require all teachers and staff to get fully vaccinated or undergo weekly COVID-19 testing. Parents and teachers have organized protests across the state, some calling it an overreach by the government. Find out more.
Fifty years ago, “ping-pong diplomacy” changed the world. George Braithwaite was part of the historic American delegation to China that paved the way for diplomatic relations between Washington and Beijing. Now, he has a new table-tennis court named in his honor. CGTN’s Julia Sun takes a closer look at Braithwaite’s life and legacy.
It has been five years since Colombia’s government signed a peace agreement to end more than 50 years of armed conflict with the leftist rebel group known as FARC.
What are “Urban Heat Islands”
The COVID-19 pandemic is widening the gender gap in the workforce.
Google has launched its latest smartphone, the Pixel 6. Does it have what it takes to challenge the market leaders?