#President-elect Joe Biden has said it was “a good thing” that his predecessor Donald Trump is skipping his inauguration. #Britain has authorised a coronavirus vaccine developed by Moderna, #America’s global rivals were not slow in issuing triumphant condemnations of the Washington riots #North Korean leader Kim Jong-un’s wish list of advanced weapons shows he’s determined to retain the country’s nuclear power #An Australian man accused of running the biggest illegal marketplace on the darknet has been arrested in Europe. #Thousands of babies and children died in 18 of Ireland’s mother and baby homes #A strong, shallow earthquake shook Indonesia’s Sulawesi island just after midnight Friday #A hazardous surf warning is in place for coastlines along New South Wales today, with further dangerous conditions expected tomorrow. #WA records no new COVID-19 cases as parts of state remain in lockdown. #UK COVID strain detected in Melbourne hotel quarantine.