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As Omicron Worries Revive, Stocks and Oil Fall

4 minutes ago   |   NY Times   |   2 articles

Wall Street's unease continued after Moderna's chief executive said there could be a “material drop” in the effectiveness of current vaccines against the new variant.
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Final US hurdle for Merck's COVID-19 pill: FDA panel review

Final US hurdle for Merck's COVID-19 pill: FDA panel review

4 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

WASHINGTON - An experimental COVID-19 drug that could soon become the first U.S.-authorized pill to treat the coronavirus faces one final hurdle Tuesday: A panel of government...
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Geraldo Rivera's Defense of Ghislaine Maxwell Prompts Shouting Match on Fox News

8 minutes ago   |   Newsweek

Fox News' Geraldo Rivera said he was "outraged" Ghislaine Maxwell had not been granted bail while Darrell Brooks had.
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The Bay Area's Best Whiskey Tour Is Hiding On An “Island”

10 minutes ago   |   Forbes

Now is the time to check out one of California's most exciting new craft distilleries.
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Mercedes, Stellantis to work with US firm on new batteries

12 minutes ago   |   ABC News

Automakers Mercedes-Benz and Stellantis have announced agreements with U.S. company Factorial Energy to help develop solid state battery technology
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Reboot and recall: New brain hub for memory restoration identified

14 minutes ago   |   Science Daily

Researchers now show that stimulation of the anterior thalamus increases memory-related brain activity and restores memory function in rats with mammillothalamic tract lesions...
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Omicron found in Europe earlier than previously thought

Omicron found in Europe earlier than previously thought

14 minutes ago   |   RT   |   2 articles

The Omicron Covid-19 variant arrived in the Netherlands before it was first reported to the World Health Organization , according to new data presented by the nation's health...
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UK evaluates cost of another ‘pingdemic'

UK evaluates cost of another ‘pingdemic'

14 minutes ago   |   RT

With lockdowns looming due to the spread of Omicron, the new mutant strain of Covid-19, another “pingdemic” could cost the UK economy £2 billion a month, the country's industry...
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Another Retirement Spells Even More Trouble for House Dems

14 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

On Monday, New York Democratic Rep. Tom Suozzi announced he plans to leave his 3rd District seat behind to run for governor in 2022.
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Biden Beware: GOP Sees Opportunity in New COVID Variant

14 minutes ago   |   Real Clear Politics

There is one reason why the U.S. has lost more people in this pandemic than any other country in the world
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Journalist freed by Myanmar helps light menorah in Detroit

Journalist freed by Myanmar helps light menorah in Detroit

DETROIT - An American journalist who was recently freed after spending nearly six months in jail in military-ruled Myanmar helped light one of eight Hanukkah candles during a... Read more ...

Three things to know: Jonas becomes Dirk Valanciunas, drains seven 3s in...

“The guys were calling him Dirk Valanciunas.” Read more ...

Turkey's economy grows 7.4% in Q3, but lira crisis risks mount

Turkey's economy powered ahead of most of its peers in Q3, but soaring currency crisis could pose a threat to recovery. Read more ...

Ron Rivera explains why Washington went for TD instead of short FG in fourth...

Ron Rivera explains why Washington went for TD instead of short FG in fourth quarter vs. Seahawks

Ron Rivera didn't even consider kicking a field goal in the final minutes of Washington's win over the Seahawks. Why? Because his kicker, Joey Slye, was injured. Read more ...

First Images of 2023 Genesis G90 Reveal Further Design Elegance

A revised 2023 Genesis G90 was previewed this week ahead of its full reveal in the coming months. Read more ...

Boy Catches the 'Holy Spirit' After Trying Pumpkin Pie for the First Time

The boy's eyes rolled back and he began shaking after tasting a mouthful of delicious pumpkin pie. Read more ...

U.S. Woman Found Dead in Mexico Hotel Room While on Vacation

Sativa Transue's sister said: "This was so unexpected. She was fine when I went to sleep Friday and wasn't when I woke up Saturday." Read more ...

AJ Bell's commission-free investment app needs something extra to stand out

AJ Bell launches Dodl by AJ Bell, a commission-free investment app. Dodl will face an uphill struggle in the crowded UK market. It's counting on attracting new... Read more ...

'Never full time, ever again': Tiger Woods says his days of being a...

'Never full time, ever again': Tiger Woods says his days of being a full-time golfer are over

"It's an unfortunate reality, but it's my reality. And I understand it, and I accept it." Read more ...

Newest unicorn is property-services startup Lessen

A historic year for proptech fundraising has produced another unicorn. Lessen, a real estate management platform that connects property owners and operators to electricians... Read more ...