Rita Foley, Sirajuddin Haqqani, Ben Thomas discussed on Stephanie Miller


Schools or childcare settings in the state Union County public schools, the state's sixth largest school district reports. As of Friday, about one in eight students were under quarantine. The district voted down a proposal last month to require mask wearing in Georgia Griffin Spalding school system is switching to virtual learning after three school bus employees have died from cold. Mid 19 in recent weeks in Savannah. Some school bus drivers staged too sick out Tuesday after a similar protest last Friday. I might grow CEO Human rights groups are asking NBC to cancel plans to cover the Winter Olympics that begin February 4th in Beijing there, citing human rights abuses in China. This is a P news. The US is pointing out that some of those the Taliban have named its new interim government in Afghanistan have troubling track records. Here's Ben Thomas. The Taliban have announced a caretaker cabinet that pays homage to the group's old guard. Afghanistan's interim prime minister is Mullah Hassan cocooned. He headed the Taliban government in Kabul during the last years of its rule. Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar will be one of two deputies. He led talks with the United States and signed the deal that led to America's final withdrawal from Afghanistan. Sirajuddin Haqqani has been named interior minister. He's on the FBI's most wanted list with a $5 million bounty on his head. Vietnam government is all male and drawn mostly from Afghanistan's dominant Pashtun ethnic group. Move seems unlikely to win the international support Afghanistan needs to avoid an economic meltdown. I'm Ben Thomas and I'm Rita Foley. AP News This is 8:20, A.m., W. CPT, Willow Springs and Streaming Worldwide. W cpt 8 20 dot com We are Chicago's progressive talk where Facts matter now you're w c P T a 20 Chicago traffic.

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