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At first new research reveals a new Corona virus vaccine from drug maker AstraZeneca. Is effective in stopping the spread of Corona virus and a meeting of the pharmaceutical minds in Europe, where drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline and Germany's Cura back or planning to collaborate on new vaccines targeting the emerging variants off coronavirus. On Capitol Hill. A bipartisan solution may not be in the cards for the next coronavirus relief package. The story from CBS News correspondent Ed O'Keefe, President Biden pushing ahead with his nearly $2 trillion covert relief plan, telling Senate Democrats in a lunchtime call that the Republican counter offer of $600 billion isn't enough for this crisis. We cannot Cannot afford to dither. Delay or dilute We need a big, bold package along the lines of what President Biden has proposed. Democrats are trying to fast track the president's proposal, with or without Republican support. The biggest differences between the Democratic and Republican plans is how much money Congress will Give for state and local governments. President's proposal includes more than $300 billion. The GOP plan has no money tides to it. The president and first lady pay their final respects to a Capitol police officer killed during last month's attack on the Capitol Police Honor Guard Standing Watch over capital Officer Brian Sick Nick's remains as he lay in honor in the Capitol Rotunda, the president and Dr Jill Biden bowing their heads and prayer. Mr Biden touching the container with the officers cremated remains making the sign of the cross and saluting the flag honoring the man killed by Ryan. It was here nearly a month ago. Officer sick, Nick becomes only the fifth private citizen to be honored. In the Capitol Rotunda. It is 8 19 cloudy skies in Boston. Still, some snow flurries, especially on the North shore and another bigger system, making its way through western mass right now sort of a different path to the White House for former presidential candidate Pete Buddha. Judge CBS News correspondent Allison Keyes with reaction is Mayor Pete is confirmed as the first openly gay Cabinet secretary in U. S history. The judge was confirmed as transportation Secretary by 86 to 13 vote in the Senate. And human rights campaign President Alphonso David says that ends an era where LGBT Q plus, people were told they couldn't aspire to higher political office because of their sexual orientation. That is no longer the case, David says. This means young people now know that they can run and win, where elated that we were able to break down this area once and for all. Allison Keyes. CBS NEWS Washington More executive orders from the West Wing President Biden signs and other Syriza's to undo his predecessors immigration policies. The latest takes aim at family separation, border security and legal immigration. The executive action looks to give legal status and a path to citizenship to the estimated 11 million people in the country who do not currently have it also of import yesterday, reuniting some 1000 families who have been separated at the Mexican border, Democrats are beginning to make their pitch in the second impeachment trial of former President Trump. And the president's team respond new legal team in their 14 page response, saying the Senate lacks jurisdiction to remove from office. A man who does not hold office at one of his lawyers saying this to Fox News. Can you imagine any American citizen considering it to be a trial? In which the judge and jury has already announced publicly that the defendant must be convicted in this case and Trump's legal team, arguing that Trump's speech before the Capitol riot is protected under the First Amendment and remember ABC NEWS Washington New game is in the cards to help you better understand the history behind Black History Month WBC's match hearer with detail Dominique Price and his family were killing time in quarantine with a card game. Like what if I could create a game? That could celebrate black history. This was around like the George Floyd movement. So he went all in and spent the summer perfecting the rules had like my own With that cards and I magic market term. The finished product is a mix of historical trivia. Guess the slang and a category called Truth or danced some serious potential for embarrassment there, but win or lose. The real object of the game is to learn none of these dances before making this game. Now I'm cheating when I played the game, so as long as you don't play with Dominique, you might have a shot to win that blacked out game. All one word, Matt. Sure. WBZ Boston's.

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