DR. FAUCI SAYS BIDEN'S VACCINE GOAL WOULD COVER 67 MILLION AMERICANS

WASHINGTON - Dr. Anthony Fauci said Sunday that President Joe Biden's goal of administering 100 million vaccinations in the first 100...

LYNN GOOD, DUKE ENERGY CEO, ON HOW THE BIDEN ADMINISTRATION WILL PUSH FOR A GREENER GRID

(Miss this week's Leadership Brief? This interview below was delivered to the inbox of Leadership Brief subscribers on Sunday morning,...

 
 
 
Amanda Gorman and the Art of Being Unfinished and Imperfect

AMANDA GORMAN AND THE ART OF BEING UNFINISHED AND IMPERFECT

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MICHIGAN MEGA MILLIONS TICKET WINS $1 BILLION JACKPOT

DETROIT - Someone in Michigan bought the winning ticket for the $1 billion Mega Millions jackpot, which was the third-largest lottery...

 
 
 

LARRY KING, LEGENDARY BROADCASTING GIANT, DIES AT 87

LOS ANGELES - Larry King, the suspenders-sporting everyman whose broadcast interviews with world leaders, movie stars and ordinary...

6 ROOKIE K-POP GROUPS TO WATCH IN 2021

The K-pop acts of 2020 debuted under unprecedented conditions. As the COVID-19 pandemic raged on, artists made their first performances...

 
 
 
The Best Result of the Streaming Boom? America Finally Loves Foreign-Language TV

THE BEST RESULT OF THE STREAMING BOOM? AMERICA FINALLY LOVES FOREIGN-LANGUAGE TV

Are marriage thrillers over? If, like so many other HBO subscribers, you watched David E. Kelley's plodding, egregiously anticlimactic...

UNION MEMBERSHIP DECLINED AGAIN LAST YEAR. BUT HERE'S WHY 2021 COULD BE GOOD FOR ORGANIZED LABOR

Labor unions in the United States haven't had much good news in recent years, but this week may have provided some reasons for optimism....

 
 
 

E-BIKES ARE TAKING OFF-BUT WE NEED TO MAKE SPACE FOR THEM

This year has been a boon for bikes of all sorts. With the COVID-19 pandemic forcing many Americans to reconsider how they get around,...

Amsterdam Is Embracing a Radical New Economic Theory to Help Save the Environment. Could It Also Replace Capitalism?

AMSTERDAM IS EMBRACING A RADICAL NEW ECONOMIC THEORY TO HELP SAVE THE ENVIRONMENT. COULD IT ALSO REPLACE CAPITALISM?

One evening in December, after a long day working from home, Jennifer Drouin, 30, headed out to buy groceries in central Amsterdam....

 
 
 

WE NEED A FUNDAMENTAL RESET.' SHOSHANA ZUBOFF ON BUILDING AN INTERNET THAT LETS DEMOCRACY FLOURISH

Shoshana Zuboff, author of The Age of Surveillance Capitalism , argues the threat to our democracy won't recede unless we address the...

Big Tech's Business Model Is a Threat to Democracy. Here's How to Build a Fairer Digital Future

BIG TECH'S BUSINESS MODEL IS A THREAT TO DEMOCRACY. HERE'S HOW TO BUILD A FAIRER DIGITAL FUTURE

The Trump era ended in 2021 with a violent mob storming the seat of American democracy. Among the many factors behind the riot-from...

 
 
 

RUSSIA CRACKS DOWN ON OPPOSITION MOVEMENT AHEAD OF PRO-NAVALNY PROTESTS THIS WEEKEND

Russian authorities are cracking down ahead of anti-government protests scheduled in at least 50 Russian cities this Saturday following...

COVID-19 Is Ravaging Local Newspapers, Making it Easier for Misinformation to Spread

COVID-19 IS RAVAGING LOCAL NEWSPAPERS, MAKING IT EASIER FOR MISINFORMATION TO SPREAD

Keeping up with the torrent of news over the last year has been overwhelming for all Americans. But it's an especially difficult challenge...

 
 
 
Bill Gates: Here's a Formula That Explains Where We Need to Invest in Climate Innovation

BILL GATES: HERE'S A FORMULA THAT EXPLAINS WHERE WE NEED TO INVEST IN CLIMATE INNOVATION

I came to focus on climate change indirectly-through the problem of energy poverty. In the early 2000s, I learned that about a billion...

‘MY WINE BILLS HAVE GONE DOWN.' HOW JOAN DIDION IS WEATHERING THE PANDEMIC

Joan Didion suffers no fools. And nor should she have to. Her resume is the stuff of legends, from launching her career as a college...

 
 
 

GOOGLE THREATENS TO PULL OUT OF AUSTRALIA OVER PLAN TO MAKE IT PAY FOR NEWS

Google on Friday threatened to make its search engine unavailable in Australia if the government went ahead with plans to make tech...

China Marks the Wuhan Lockdown Anniversary Amid Spiraling COVID-19 Cases and With Risky Holiday Travel Looming

CHINA MARKS THE WUHAN LOCKDOWN ANNIVERSARY AMID SPIRALING COVID-19 CASES AND WITH RISKY HOLIDAY TRAVEL LOOMING

When authorities came to Dr. Liu Chun's hospital in the central Chinese city of Changsha with a request for 130 volunteers, it took...

 
 
 

5 KILLED IN FIRE AT WORLD'S LARGEST VACCINE MANUFACTURER

At least five people were killed in a fire that broke out Thursday at a building under construction at Serum Institute of India, the...

FOX NEWS INAUGURATION RATINGS PLUNGE 77% COMPARED TO TRUMP'S SWEARING-IN

Nothing illustrates the political passions of a television network's audience quite like ratings for a presidential inaugural. The...

 
 
 



Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador tests positive for COVID-19

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador tests positive for COVID-19

Mexico is one of 17 countries in the world that has reported more than 1 million COVID-19 cases. Read more ...

Police: 5 fatally shot in Indianapolis, including pregnant woman

Police: 5 fatally shot in Indianapolis, including pregnant woman

INDIANAPOLIS - Indianapolis police say five people, including a pregnant woman, have been shot to death inside a home in the city. The fatal shootings were discovered after... Read more ...

Tom Brady punched his ticket to his 10th Super Bowl and immediately ran to...

Tom Brady punched his ticket to his 10th Super Bowl and immediately ran to celebrate with his son in the stands

Summary List Placement Tom Brady is headed to his 10th Super Bowl after leading the Tampa Bay Buccaneers to victory in the NFC Championship. Immediately after the win, the... Read more ...

Old , young , different Super Bowl 55 awaits

Old , young , different Super Bowl 55 awaits

Tampa Bay quarterback Tom Brady is back in the Super Bowl for the 10th time, while Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs are looking to repeat after winning Super Bowl LIV. Read more ...

Road warriors: Tampa Bay Buccaneers win 31-26 at Green Bay, reach Super Bowl

Road warriors: Tampa Bay Buccaneers win 31-26 at Green Bay, reach Super Bowl

Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers' road magic have them heading home to the Super Bowl, the first team to play in one on their home field. Read more ...

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Miami Heat to use COVID-19-sniffing dogs to screen fans at basketball games

Starting this week, a limited number of ticket holders will be in the seats as well. And they'll have to get past the dogs before gaining admittance. Read more ...

Wedding ring found in septic truck in Concord reunited with owner

Wedding ring found in septic truck in Concord reunited with owner

After a local septic company found a wedding ring in one of its trucks, its owner has been found. Read more ...

A woman who won a $60 million lottery said she got the winning numbers from...

A woman who won a $60 million lottery said she got the winning numbers from her husband's dream

The mother of two - who was laid off during the pandemic - went to the bank to pay some bills while her husband checked the tickets. When they returned to the car, he told her... Read more ...

Who will win Super Bowl 2021? Pick, prediction, odds for Chiefs vs...

Who will win Super Bowl 2021? Pick, prediction, odds for Chiefs vs. Buccaneers in Super Bowl 55

The Chiefs and Buccaneers will meet in a Super Bowl 55 matchup that pits Patrick Mahomes against Tom Brady. Who will win this QB duel for all ages? Read more ...

Mexican President López Obrador tests positive for the COVID-19

Mexican President López Obrador tests positive for the COVID-19

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