FDA Says Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Looks Effective for Young Kids

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federal health regulators said late friday that kid size doses of pfizer rsquo s covid 19 vaccine appear highly effective at preventing symptomatic infections in elementary school children and...

Brexit Is Still a Hot Mess

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from the pandemic to president joseph biden rsquo s election the january 6 insurrection and the vaccine rollout a lot has changed in the last 18 months one thing that hasn rsquo t brexit britain...

Brexit Is Still a Hot Mess

time قبل ساعة و 51 دقيقة

from the pandemic to president joseph biden rsquo s election the january 6 insurrection and the vaccine rollout a lot has changed in the last 18 months one thing that hasn rsquo t brexit britain...

The Supreme Court’s Texas Abortion Case Could Give States More Power Than Ever

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the u s supreme court on friday declined for the second time to immediately block texas 8217 six week abortion ban but said it will hear two separate challenges to the law from the biden...

By Ending Legacy Admissions, Amherst Aims to Change the Makeup of Its Student Body

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since johns hopkins university stopped giving admissions preference to children of alumni seven years ago its percentage of low income and first generation college students has jumped considerably...

Bringing WISDOM to Breast Cancer Care

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dr laura esserman answers the door of her bright yellow victorian home in san francisco rsquo s ashbury neighborhood with a phone at her ear she rsquo s wrapping up one of several meetings that day...

Netflix’s Hit Series Squid Game Gives Boost to Vans Sneaker Sales

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netflix inc rsquo s hit series ldquo squid game rdquo is giving a boost to footwear and apparel maker vf corp as fans clamor for the white vans sneakers featured in the dystopian drama ldquo we saw...

Netflix’s Hit Series Squid Game Gives Boost to Vans Sneaker Sales

time قبل 19 ساعة و 27 دقيقة

netflix inc rsquo s hit series ldquo squid game rdquo is giving a boost to footwear and apparel maker vf corp as fans clamor for the white vans sneakers featured in the dystopian drama ldquo we saw...

Robert Durst Charged With 1982 Murder of His First Wife

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new york mdash millionaire real estate scion robert durst has been charged with murder in the death of his first wife kathie durst nearly four decades after she disappeared and just days after he...

Missing Leaders, Eyewatering Hotel Rates and a Resurgent Pandemic Could Derail the Most Important Climate Summit in Years

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the stakes at cop26 the u n climate summit that begins nov 1 in glasgow couldn rsquo t be higher u s climate envoy john kerry has called the summit the world rsquo s ldquo last best hope rdquo to...

What’s Allowed on Trump’s New ‘TRUTH’ Social Media Platform—And What Isn’t

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in the wake of former president donald trump announcing plans wednesday to launch a new social media platform called 8220 truth social 8221 the site 8217 s terms of service quickly came under...

How Activists Are Radically Interrogating Berlin’s Colonial Past—and Reshaping Its Future

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nestled alongside the river spree south of berlin rsquo s city center treptower park is home to green lawns riverboat rides and runners pounding their way along the waterside path summer days...

How Activists Are Radically Interrogating Berlin’s Colonial Past—and Reshaping Its Future

time قبل 23 ساعة و 33 دقيقة

nestled alongside the river spree south of berlin rsquo s city center treptower park is home to green lawns riverboat rides and runners pounding their way along the waterside path summer days...

U.S. Conservatives Want to Save Australia From ‘COVID Tyranny.’ Australians Aren’t Interested

time 2021-10-22

australian lawmakers took to twitter to school american critics of the country rsquo s covid 19 public health measures pointing to how well they have worked to prevent deaths in comparison to...

U.S. Conservatives Want to Save Australia From ‘COVID Tyranny.’ Australians Aren’t Interested

time 2021-10-22

australian lawmakers took to twitter to school american critics of the country rsquo s covid 19 public health measures pointing to how well they have worked to prevent deaths in comparison to...

With The French Dispatch, Wes Anderson Overindulges on Whimsy—But His Heart Is in the Right Place

time 2021-10-22

few filmmakers are as in love with olden times as wes anderson is that rsquo s both a thing to admire about him and a source of deep exasperation as we barrel so cluelessly and ruthlessly through...

‘While I’m Alive, I’ll Keep Speaking.’ Journalist Rana Ayyub’s Fight to Expose the Truth in India

time 2021-10-22

for the last several months every time rana ayyub rsquo s phone or doorbell rings she has felt a pang of fear could this be the day the indian government finally throws her in prison mdash or worse...

‘While I’m Alive, I’ll Keep Speaking.’ Journalist Rana Ayyub’s Fight to Expose the Truth in India

time 2021-10-22

for the last several months every time rana ayyub rsquo s phone or doorbell rings she has felt a pang of fear could this be the day the indian government finally throws her in prison mdash or worse...

Property Developer Evergrande Avoids Default With a Last-Minute Payment, According to Chinese Media

time 2021-10-22

china evergrande group pulled back from the brink of default by reportedly paying a bond coupon before this weekend rsquo s deadline the latest twist in a months long drama that has captivated...

Alec Baldwin Fired a Prop Gun on the Movie Set of Rust Killing the Director of Photography, Santa Fe Sheriff Says

time 2021-10-22

santa fe n m mdash a prop firearm discharged by veteran actor alec baldwin who is starring and producing a western movie killed his director of photography and injured the director thursday at the...

Remains Found in a Florida Nature Preserve Have Been Identified as Those of Brian Laundrie, the FBI Says

time 2021-10-22

st petersburg fla mdash the fbi on thursday identified human remains found in a florida nature preserve as those of brian laundrie a person of interest in the death of girlfriend gabby petito while...

CDC Recommends Boosters of Moderna and Johnson&Johnson COVID-19 Vaccines

time 2021-10-22

in two unanimous decisions a 15 member expert panel convened by the centers for disease control and prevention cdc today recommended booster doses for people who have been vaccinated with either...

Critics Say Academic Freedom Will Suffer After Georgia Changed the Rules of Tenure

time 2021-10-22

tenure one of the bedrocks of higher education in the u s is at the center of a heated debate in the world of academia after georgia rsquo s public university system changed the process for...

Migrants and Refugees Face an Invisible Trauma We Can’t Ignore

time 2021-10-21

in the wake of multiple legal challenges the biden administration late last month aimed to fortify the deferred action for childhood arrivals daca program with a new rule that would shield more...

Migrants and Refugees Face an Invisible Trauma We Can’t Ignore

time 2021-10-21

in the wake of multiple legal challenges the biden administration late last month aimed to fortify the deferred action for childhood arrivals daca program with a new rule that would shield more...

The Fate of Roe v. Wade May Rest on This Woman’s Shoulders

time 2021-10-21

the night before julie rikelman was scheduled to argue before the supreme court for the first time she hardly slept at all but it wasn rsquo t nerves that kept her up it was a persistent fire alarm...

The ‘Forrest Gump of Activism’ Who Helped HIV/AIDS Patients Get Life-Saving Treatment Information

time 2021-10-21

about a twenty minute walk from the liberty bell in philadelphia in a city of sites dedicated to heroes of the american revolution there 8217 s a tribute to a hero of the city rsquo s lgbtq...

Facebook Oversight Board Rebukes Company Over VIP Rules

time 2021-10-21

facebook inc rsquo s oversight board said the social media company hadn rsquo t been ldquo fully forthcoming rdquo about internal rules that allowed some high profile users to be exempt from...

Trump Plans to Regain Social Media Presence With New Company

time 2021-10-21

former president donald trump on wednesday announced a deal that would enable him to regain a social media presence after he was kicked off twitter inc and facebook inc platforms the former...

Happy the Elephant Is Self-Aware and Complex, But Should She Have the Same Rights as a Person?

time 2021-10-21

on a sunny september afternoon happy is standing just a few feet away from the monorail at the bronx zoo her ears flap as she wraps her trunk around a fence that separates her from the slow moving...

Nikolas Cruz Pleads Guilty to 2018 Parkland School Massacre

time 2021-10-21

fort lauderdale fla mdash nikolas cruz pleaded guilty wednesday to murdering 17 people during a rampage at his former high school in parkland florida leaving a jury to decide whether he will be...

Climate Change Threatens to Spread Viruses Through an Unprepared World

time 2021-10-21

climate change is creating ideal conditions for infectious disease transmission and the world rsquo s health care systems aren rsquo t ready for the shock it will cause according to a new study...

FDA Authorizes Moderna and J&J Booster Shots

time 2021-10-21

the food and drug administration fda today followed the advice of its advisory committee and recommended booster shots of covid 19 vaccines from moderna and johnson johnson janssen the agency also...

The Biden Administration Halted Workplace ICE Raids, But the Fear Lingers

time 2021-10-21

every day for more than two years now hilda jorge perez has been on pins and needles waiting for a call a letter in the mail or a knock at the door that will determine her family 8217 s fate on...

China Allegedly Tested a Nuclear-Capable Hypersonic Weapon. Now What?

time 2021-10-21

revelations over a secret chinese weapon test have stoked fresh fears in washington that the two nations are approaching a strategic crossroads amid a sweeping build up of beijing rsquo s nuclear...

‘Turned Down Because of Who I Am.’ Woman Accuses Biden Administration of Anti-Gay Discrimination in Foster Program

time 2021-10-20

kelly easter wanted to help like many americans she watched the news in 2020 in dismay at the conditions awaiting unaccompanied migrant children at the u s mexico border easter a 47 year old...

Prince Andrew is Being Sued by a Victim of Jeffrey Epstein for Sexual Abuse. Here’s What to Know About the Lawsuit

time 2021-10-20

prince andrew queen elizabeth rsquo s second son faces a civil lawsuit in the u s for allegations of sexual abuse the claimant virginia giuffre is a victim of the late billionaire and convicted sex...

Prince Andrew is Being Sued by a Victim of Jeffrey Epstein for Sexual Abuse. Here’s What to Know About the Lawsuit

time 2021-10-20

prince andrew queen elizabeth rsquo s second son faces a civil lawsuit in the u s for allegations of sexual abuse the claimant virginia giuffre is a victim of the late billionaire and convicted sex...

How the Pandemic Era May Have Deterred Witnesses From Trying to Stop a Rape

time 2021-10-20

on the night of oct 13 a woman was raped on a commuter train near philadelphia mdash an attack that authorities say lasted several minutes and could have been stopped sooner had any of the other...

Why Flying Carbon Class To COP26 Is More Expensive Than Taking the Train

time 2021-10-20

a version of this story first appeared in the climate is everything newsletter if you rsquo d like sign up to receive this free once a week email click here in less than two weeks leaders from 196...

Climate Chaos Helped Spark the French Revolution—and Holds a Dire Warning for Today

time 2021-10-20

historians have long observed the links between the natural environment and the fate of civilization natural emergencies like droughts floods and crop failure regularly plunge people into chaos...

E.U.’s Ambitious New Tech Rules to Be Delayed Further Into 2022

time 2021-10-20

european union countries will delay a key target of finalizing new rules hitting tech platforms by the spring of next year now saying they aim to reach a deal ldquo as soon as possible rdquo...

E.U.’s Ambitious New Tech Rules to Be Delayed Further Into 2022

time 2021-10-20

european union countries will delay a key target of finalizing new rules hitting tech platforms by the spring of next year now saying they aim to reach a deal ldquo as soon as possible rdquo...

Facebook Plans to Rebrand Company With New Name, Report Says

time 2021-10-20

facebook inc facing intense scrutiny over its business practices is planning to rebrand the company with a new name that focuses on the metaverse according to the verge chief executive officer mark...

Negotiations Drag on Over 17 Missionaries Kidnapped in Haiti

time 2021-10-20

port au prince haiti mdash negotiations stretched into a fourth day seeking the return of 17 members of a u s based missionary group kidnapped over the weekend by a violent gang that is demanding 1...

Negotiations Drag on Over 17 Missionaries Kidnapped in Haiti

time 2021-10-20

port au prince haiti mdash negotiations stretched into a fourth day seeking the return of 17 members of a u s based missionary group kidnapped over the weekend by a violent gang that is demanding 1...

Brazilian Senators Are Readying a Call for Criminal Charges Against President Jair Bolsonaro Over His Handling of COVID-19

time 2021-10-20

brasilia brazil mdash brazilian senators met tuesday night discussing a report that will recommend president jair bolsonaro be indicted on criminal charges for allegedly bungling the response to...

Brazilian Senators Are Readying a Call for Criminal Charges Against President Jair Bolsonaro Over His Handling of COVID-19

time 2021-10-20

brasilia brazil mdash brazilian senators met tuesday night discussing a report that will recommend president jair bolsonaro be indicted on criminal charges for allegedly bungling the response to...

How Only Murders in the Building Grapples With the Thorny Ethics of True-Crime Podcasting

time 2021-10-20

as someone who listens to a lot of podcasts as part of my job i couldn 8217 t help but admire how well hulu 8217 s mystery comedy only murders in the building captures true crime podcast hysteria...

Is Your PC Running Way Too Slow? Here’s How to Speed It Up

time 2021-10-20

is your slow computer driving you out of your mind don rsquo t start searching for a replacement just yet there are a few tips and tricks to try that just might speed up your pc and help you put...