Vaccine hesitancy

Dear Abby: Golfer's vax status impacts weekly outings

19 minutes ago   |   Boston Herald

Dear Abby: I have a problem with one player in our weekly golf group. He hasn't been vaccinated and won't wear a mask. Our group is mostly older players who all share golf...
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Breaking down why health officials are so worried about Omicron wariant

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

NBC News' Jose Diaz-Balart interviews experts to find out why the new Omicron variant is so worrying. Is it more transmissible? More deadly? And will the vaccines work on it?
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European countries report cases of Omicron Covid variant

1 hour ago   |   NBC News

European countries are trying to contain the new and potentially more contagious Omicron variant. There's growing concern that it could be resistant to vaccines, prolonging the...
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Threat of COVID-19 Omicron variant worrying some in Philadelphia

1 hour ago   |   ABC

The threat of a new COVID-19 variant was on the mind of some people in Philadelphia Saturday night, who were out enjoying the holiday season with their families.
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Anthony Fauci Says COVID-19 Omicron Variant Could Already Be in U.S

4 hours ago   |   Newsweek

"The vaccines we have may well be able to contain this." However, he believes the new variant may also "go essentially all over" the world," Fauci said.
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How vaccine makers plan to address the new COVID-19 omicron variant

How vaccine makers plan to address the new COVID-19 omicron variant

5 hours ago   |   NPR   |   2 articles

A new coronavirus variant, first discovered in South Africa, has begun to spread around the globe. Vaccine producers say they're working to get ahead of the new strain.
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Coronavirus booster Q&A: Who should get one and why do we need them?

5 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Congratulations: You're now eligible to get a coronavirus booster shot. Should you? Can you mix and match brands? And how well does this stave off the new variant? The short...
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Michelle Wu says there's a ‘race against the clock' to try to ward off the spread of the new coronavirus variant

6 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Mayor Michelle Wu said she is worried about the new omicron variant of the coronavirus, and the city is in a “race against the clock” to get everyone vaccinated because it may...
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Hear the call of Anker wireless earbuds at 31% off for Cyber Monday

Hear the call of Anker wireless earbuds at 31% off for Cyber Monday

6 hours ago   |   iMore

It can be difficult finding a pair of quality true wireless earbuds for less than $100. Even the best Cyber Monday headphone deals , while still offering steep discounts, is...
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German minister hopes patient transfers a 'wake-up call'

7 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Germany's health minister said Saturday he hopes that the sight of air force planes transferring patients across the country will act as a "wake-up call" to millions who are...
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Washington State removes interim tag, names Dickert coach

Washington State removes interim tag, names Dickert coach

Washington State removed the interim tag and named Jake Dickert head coach Saturday night after he led the Cougars to a 3-2 record following the firing of Nick Rolovich. Read more ...

Clemson wins 7th straight over rival South Carolina 30-0

Clemson wins 7th straight over rival South Carolina 30-0

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Will Shipley ran for 128 yards and a touchdown and Clemson's defense smothered South Carolina for its seventh-straight win in the Palmetto State rivalry 30-0... Read more ...

Kyle Lowry scores 19 points, Heat beat Bulls 107-104

Kyle Lowry scores 19 points, Heat beat Bulls 107-104

CHICAGO - Kyle Lowry scored 19 points, Jimmy Butler added 18 and the Miami Heat beat the Chicago Bulls 107-104 on Saturday night. Read more ...

Buchnevich, Barbashev score twice as Blues beat Columbus 6-3

Buchnevich, Barbashev score twice as Blues beat Columbus 6-3

ST. LOUIS - Pavel Buchnevich and Ivan Barbashev each scored twice and the St. Louis Blues beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 6-3 Saturday night. Read more ...

Dallas wins fourth straight with 3-2 victory over Arizona

Dallas wins fourth straight with 3-2 victory over Arizona

GLENDALE, Ariz. - Hot-shooting Roope Hintz scored his seventh goal in eight games and the Dallas Stars extended their winning streak to four with a 3-2 victory over the Arizona... Read more ...

WTA remains

WTA remains

Steve Simon, the head of the WTA, says he remains “deeply concerned” about the whereabouts of Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai and her ability to “communicate freely, openly... Read more ...

Pickett throws 4 TD passes in Pitt's 31-14 win at Syracuse

Pickett throws 4 TD passes in Pitt's 31-14 win at Syracuse

SYRACUSE, N.Y. - Kenny Pickett threw for four touchdowns to break the Pittsburgh school record for scoring passes in a season, and the 20th-ranked Panthers beat Syracuse 31-14... Read more ...

Darius Garland scores 26 points, Cavaliers beat Magic 105-92

Darius Garland scores 26 points, Cavaliers beat Magic 105-92

CLEVELAND - Darius Garland scored a season-high 26 points, rookie Evan Mobley had 13 points in his return from a sprained right elbow and the Cleveland Cavaliers beat the... Read more ...

'Been a tough year': Small Business Saturday gives boost to Bay Area retail...

"The last year and a half has been challenging, traffic was slow. Coming in this morning there was a line out the door, encouraging," said Jeannie Jarnot who owns Beauty Heroes... Read more ...

Kreuser leads North Dakota St. past Idaho 90-73

FARGO, N.D. - Rocky Kreuser had 21 points and 10 rebounds as North Dakota State beat Idaho 90-73 on Saturday night. Read more ...