Omicron unravels travel industry’s plans for a comeback

Omicron unravels travel industry’s plans for a comeback

Tourism businesses that had just found their place after nearly two years of devastation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic are shaken again as countries lift new barriers to travel in a bid to contain the omicron variant. From shopping districts in Japan and tour guides in the Holy Land to ski resorts in the Alps … Read more

Alice Sebold apologizes to man wrongly convicted of her rape

Alice Sebold apologizes to man wrongly convicted of her rape

Novelist Alice Sebold has finally apologized to the innocent man who spent 16 years in prison for her rape, while her publisher also pulled “Lucky”, the bestselling book she based on the crime. “First of all I want to say that I am very sorry for Anthony Broadwater and I deeply regret what you went … Read more

Will vaccines stop omicron? Mixed answers from Moderna, BioNTech CEOs

Will vaccines stop omicron? Mixed answers from Moderna, BioNTech CEOs

The CEOs of two pharmaceutical giants whose double-injection COVID-19 vaccines dominate the U.S. market present different perspectives on the impact of the omicron variant. Moderna CEO Stéphane Bancel said current COVID-19 vaccines are likely to be less effective against the new omicron variant. Bancel told the Financial Times in an interview published Tuesday that he … Read more

Aaron Rodgers suggests Packers coaches are blabbing about his broken toe

Aaron Rodgers suggests Packers coaches are blabbing about his broken toe

Getty Images Every Tuesday during the football season (and at least one very memorable Friday), Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers appears with Pat McAfee and AJ Hawk on SiriusXM Mad Dog Radio. Rodgers almost always says something that creates news and / or raises eyebrows, often voicing complaints. This week Rodgers complained about information regarding his … Read more

Putin demands NATO guarantees not to expand eastward

Putin demands NATO guarantees not to expand eastward

MOSCOW (AP) – President Vladimir Putin said on Wednesday that Moscow would seek Western guarantees preventing any further NATO expansion and the deployment of its weapons near its country’s borders, a stern demand that comes amid fears of a Russian invasion of Ukraine. Ukrainian and Western officials have expressed concern about a build-up of Russian … Read more

Slush 2021 live blog: all the latest updates from the Helsinki startup event

Slush 2021 live blog: all the latest updates from the Helsinki startup event

Rafraîchir 2021-12-01T15:02:21.308Z Le duo nous laisse quatre conseils pour les startups deeptech : Osez raconter une histoire Restez simple, mais ne perdez pas le mystère Rendez-le visuel Gardez le meilleur pour la fin 2021-12-01T15:01:31.382Z « Dans la tech, quand il s’agit de marketing, les entreprises veulent appartenir à une catégorie, car les gens ont peur … Read more

Ex-UCF running back Otis Anderson Jr. fatally shot by father

Ex-UCF running back Otis Anderson Jr. fatally shot by father

Former University of Central Florida running back Otis Anderson Jr. was fatally shot by his father during an argument over a dog bite, authorities said. Anderson, 23, who played UCF from 2017-2020, died Monday night in Jacksonville after his father, Otis Anderson Sr., was bitten by a dog belonging to his son’s girlfriend, according to … Read more

The Power Of The Dog on Netflix

Benedict Cumberbatch in The power of the dogPhoto: Kirsty Griffin / Netflix Here’s what’s happening in the world of television for Wednesday, December 1st. All hours are in the East. The best choice The power of the dog (Netflix, 3:01 am): “Westerners have been deconstructing toxic masculinity for ages. Thomas Savage’s novel on which The … Read more