COVID-19: Silent night in New York as crowds avoid the Rockefeller Christmas lights switch-on.

Crowds have avoided the Rockefeller Christmas tree switch-on in New York as the US is warned to expect a 'devastating Christmas' due to COVID-19.

America is breaking coronavirus records with more than 100,000 COVID patients now in hospital - nearly double the number at the worst point of the pandemic's first wave.

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BREAKING: President Joe Biden arrives at the White House.

BREAKING: President Joe Biden arrives at the White House.

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Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th President of the United States.

Joe Biden is sworn in as the 46th President of the United States.

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BREAKING: History made as Kamala Harris is sworn in.

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