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Vice President Mike Pence said coverage from ABC's "The View" of his Christian faith shows how "out of touch some in the mainstream media are" with the American people.

Background

Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman said recently on "Celebrity Big Brother":

“As bad as you think Trump is, you would be worried about Pence… everyone that is wishing for impeachment might want to reconsider their life... I am Christian, I love Jesus, but he thinks Jesus tells him to say things.”

"The View" host Joy Behar's reaction:

“It’s one thing to talk to Jesus. It’s another thing when Jesus talks to you... That's called mental illness if I'm not correct... Can he talk to Mary Magdalene without his wife in the room?”

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Catch up fast: Chinese President Xi Jinping yesterday pledged to end overseas finance for building new coal-fired power plants and boost support for clean energy in developing nations.

Narrowing the employee divide

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Companies are narrowing the blue- and white-collar experience as they're forced to adapt to a worker-led market.

Driving the news: Basic office tools and concepts like corporate communications and schedule flexibility are migrating to frontline operations through investments in technology.

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The Biden administration is planning to purchase 500 million more Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine doses to donate to the world, officials said in an op-ed Wednesday.

Why it matters: The move represents a big step toward making the U.S. a major global vaccine supplier just as China has ramped up exports of its Sinopharm, Sinovac and CanSino vaccines, which can be stored at normal refrigerator temperatures.