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Juror and one side is doing a great job and the other side's doing a terrible job. On the issue at hand as an impartial germ. I'm going to vote for the side that did the good. Joe Cassidy was notable among the six Republicans who joined Democrats in voting to move forward. He was the only Republican to switch sides after voting last month to block the trial on constitutional grounds. Democrats need 17 Republicans to convict Trump. Royal Snyder, NPR News and NPR analysis of the more than 200 Capital. Riot cases pending so far has turned up current and former military extremists and hardcore Trump supporters. NPR's Dina Temple Raston reports that nearly all of them have one thing in common. While the group is large is the one that stormed the capital defies generalization. An NPR analysis of the records collected on the more than 200 people charged so far has found some common threats. For example, more than 86% of the people who were charged. Are men, almost 15% or either current or former military and about 17% haven't avowed connection to an extremist group. Michael Kimmel wrote a book about what drives angry white men to violence. They grew up believing that if they worked hard paid their taxes were good guys that they would be able to live the lives that their grandfathers lived. Kimmel says that when that doesn't happen, a kind of aggrieved entitlement takes hold and that can lead to violence. Dina Temple Raston. NPR news. The Biden administration will soon begin direct allocations of covert 19 vaccines to federally funded community health centers. Story from NPR's Ping Guan. Covert 19 Vaccines are not given out of hospitals, mass vaccination sites pharmacies next week, the government is launching a program to get vaccines to community health centers. Marcella Nunez Smith TERROR. Biden's Cove in 19 Equity Task Force says the new effort will help bring vaccines to populations that are hard to reach. So this includes people who are experiencing homelessness. Agricultural and migrant workers, residents of public housing and those with limited English proficiency. The initial phase will push vaccines out to 250 community health centers that sort of large populations of racial and ethnic minorities. Community health centers around the country. Serve around 30. Million people. Ping Wang NPR news And pre market trading. U. S futures are higher. This is NPR news. You and experts say that North Korea has modernized its nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. Through financing obtained through cyber attacks. In a report to the Security Council, the panel says the North is flaunting U. N sanctions and using cyberattacks to help finance its arsenal and seek technology from overseas. The panel suspects that hackers backed by North Korea have stolen more than $300 million in virtual assets over the past two years. And more has experienced its worst violence since the military seized power last week. Police clashed with protesters in several cities on Tuesday as Michael Sullivan reports from neighboring Thailand. At least four people were injured in the capital Nippy dog, including one woman in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the head. The other three are being treated for wounds from rubber bullets. Police used to disperse the crowd. Water. Cannon was also used against protesters in nip it off and in Myanmar's second largest city, Mandalay, with dozens arrested. Military run television said Several police officers were also injured. The protesters are demanding a return to democratic rule and the release of the democratically elected governments leader Aung Sung Souci. Police on Tuesday also raided the Yangon headquarters of her National League for Democracy shortly after dark. For NPR News. I'm Michael Sullivan in Chiang Rai on stock markets in the Asia shares are mostly higher lower in Tokyo. In pre market trading. U. S futures are higher after.

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