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Fauci reveals plan to prepare Americans for Omicron

Fauci reveals plan to prepare Americans for Omicron

5 hours ago   |   RT

White House coronavirus adviser Dr. Anthony Fauci has described the Omicron variant of Covid-19 as a “clarion call” to get people vaccinated. This is amid fears that the new...
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Former White House advisor says the US 'would already have modified vaccines' to deal with Omicron variant if Trump were still president

7 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Apu Gomes/AFP via Getty Images A former White House advisor said new vaccines would already be in place to curb Omicron's spread if Trump were still in office. Omicron might...
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Profiling Modi's India

Profiling Modi's India

9 hours ago   |   Foreign Policy

A recent book shows how threats to democracy were apparent from the prime minister's earliest beginnings.
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U.S. Lawmakers Discuss Ties With Taiwan President Despite Disapproval from China

18 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Five House members arrived in Taiwan Thursday to meet with local officials amid a wider delegation trip to several regions in Asia.
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South Africa health minister calls travel bans on country amid Omicron variant fears 'unjustified': report

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

A young woman reacts as she receives a Pfizer jab against COVID-19, in Diepsloot Township near Johannesburg Thursday, Oct. 21, 2021. A new COVID-19 variant has been detected in...
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Pfizer said an updated version of its COVID-19 vaccine will be 'ready in 100 days' if the new Omicron variant is resistant to its current vaccine

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

A healthcare worker holds a vial of the Pfizer coronavirus disease vaccine at The University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky, U.S., December 14, 2020. Bryan...
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The Omicron variant carries a number of genetic mutations that might cause it to spread quickly, even among unvaccinated people: report

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

A healthcare worker collects a swab from Bronwen Cook for a PCR test against the coronavirus disease before traveling to London, at O.R. Tambo International Airport in...
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‘Dr. Brain' Director Shares His Journey Making Apple TV+'s First Korean Original

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Rising to international acclaim for making Korean classics, director Kim Jee-woon plunges into his first television series with 'Dr. Brain.' This first Korean original from...
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Modi's Growing Crackdown on Bollywood

Modi's Growing Crackdown on Bollywood

1 day ago   |   Foreign Policy

India's film industry is under growing pressure to bend its knee to Hindu nationalists.
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Report casts doubt on claim a North Korean was sentenced to death for smuggling 'Squid Game'

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

A still from Netflix's 2021 series "Squid Game." Netflix Radio Free Asia reported that 'Squid Game' had been smuggled into North Korea. The outlet said that a smuggler was...
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Fashion designer Virgil Abloh dies of cancer at 41

Fashion designer Virgil Abloh dies of cancer at 41

Designer Virgil Abloh, a leading fashion executive hailed as the Karl Lagerfeld of his generation, has died after a private battle with cancer. Read more ...

Teenage girl recovering after Independence shooting

Teenage girl recovering after Independence shooting

It happened around noon near Highway 24 and Blue Ridge Boulevard. Read more ...

Key clergy sex abuse whistleblower from Massachusetts dies at 69

Key clergy sex abuse whistleblower from Massachusetts dies at 69

Phil Saviano's story figured prominently in the 2015 Oscar-winning film "Spotlight." He died today after a battle with gallbladder cancer. Read more ...

Plane from South Africa makes stop at Boston's Logan Airport on way to Atlanta

Plane from South Africa makes stop at Boston's Logan Airport on way to Atlanta

The stop comes just one day before new U.S. regulations on flights from South Africa and seven other countries go into effect. Read more ...

Fashion world mourns death of designer Virgil Abloh

Fashion world mourns death of designer Virgil Abloh

Designer Virgil Abloh, who founded Off-White and worked for Louis Vuitton, and stars like Kanye West, has passed away after a battle with a rare form of cancer that he chose to... Read more ...

Far-right Proud Boys march through Long Island streets, alarming local pols

Far-right Proud Boys march through Long Island streets, alarming local pols

Members of the far-right Proud Boys group marched through Rockville, LI, over the weekend, storming into stores and disrupting shoppers, according to video and reports. Read more ...

Why ‘Defund NYPD' governor candidate Jumaane Williams lives on an Army base

Why ‘Defund NYPD' governor candidate Jumaane Williams lives on an Army base

Jumaane Williams, his lobbyist wife and stepdaughter occupy a corner townhouse on the base with an expansive backyard and water views of the Verrazano Narrows. Read more ...

Upsets by North Texas, others push bowl-eligible teams to 83

Upsets by North Texas, others push bowl-eligible teams to 83

North Texas needed to win its final five regular-season games to become bowl eligible. The Mean Green did it - and the last victory was the most noteworthy of the bunch. Read more ...

MATCHDAY: Osasuna and Elche try to rebound in Spain

MATCHDAY: Osasuna and Elche try to rebound in Spain

A look at what's happening in European soccer on Monday: Read more ...

Who is the real Ghislaine Maxwell: Epstein enabler or pawn?

Who is the real Ghislaine Maxwell: Epstein enabler or pawn?

After a life of both scandal and luxury, Maxwell's next act will be decided by a U.S. trial. Read more ...