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'A discipline issue': With vaccine deadlines passing, thousands in military remain unvaccinated
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 23:25:24 GMT
Thousands of active-duty service members have not complied with Biden's vaccine mandate, raising the prospect that they will be forced to leave the military.
Biden warns Putin of 'strong' response if Russia invades Ukraine
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 20:56:00 GMT
Tuesday’s call was the first between Biden and Putin since July. The pair last met in person at a summit in June.
Accuser says Ghislaine Maxwell assessed her body for Epstein when she was 14
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 22:51:00 GMT
One women who says she was 14 when she started having sex with Jeffrey Epstein testified Tuesday that Ghislaine Maxwell personally inspected her body
CDC zeroes in on anime convention to understand omicron variant
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 23:14:18 GMT
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reached out to tens of thousands of people who attended a recent anime convention in Manhattan as it works
Biden, under pressure on China, seeks to send a signal with Olympics diplomatic boycott
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 22:39:00 GMT
The White House doesn't appear to expect change from Beijing, but it wants to get its message across.
State of emergency declared in Hawaii as storm leaves hundreds without power
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 23:49:07 GMT
Hawaii's governor declared a state of emergency on Monday as a major storm left hundreds of people without power and threatened "catastrophic flooding."
Jan. 6 committee threatens contempt proceedings after Meadows stops cooperating
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 21:02:00 GMT
The chair of the House committee investigating the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol said last week that Meadows was cooperating with the probe.
Amazon says 'many' services restored after outage disrupts Disney+, Netflix, Slack
Wed, 08 Dec 2021 00:05:32 GMT
Amazon Web Services experienced an outage Tuesday that affected streaming services and other widely-used websites.
Defense rests case in Jussie Smollett trial; actor blasts attackers as 'liars'
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 19:26:49 GMT
Smollett returned to the stand Tuesday in his criminal trial, sparring with prosecutors over his insistence that 'there was no hoax' when he told police he was attacked in 2019.
Nick Cannon's 5-month-old son Zen dies of brain tumor
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 23:05:21 GMT
Nick Cannon announced Tuesday that his 5-month-old son Zen died of a brain tumor over the weekend.
Brooke Shields calls 1981 Barbara Walters interview 'criminal'
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 20:18:27 GMT
Brooke Shields slammed Barbara Walters on Monday over a 1981 interview she did about her famous Calvin Kleins ad.
Man suspected of being linked to Jamal Khashoggi's killing arrested in France
Wed, 08 Dec 2021 00:14:06 GMT
A suspect in Jamal Khashoggi's murder was arrested at an airport in France. The man is suspected of being linked to the killing of the Saudi journalist.
People are blasting Chanel's $825 advent calendar on TikTok
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 23:02:00 GMT
TikTok users unboxing Chanel’s $825 advent calendar are complaining about the quality of items in the holiday package.
'West Side Story' banned in parts of Mideast over transgender character
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 17:16:28 GMT
Some audiences in the Middle East won’t get to experience the epic love story between Maria and Tony.
Chile legalizes same-sex marriage in historic vote
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 22:29:30 GMT
Chile’s Congress passed a law to legalize same-sex marriage on Tuesday, in a milestone for the conservative South American nation after a decade-long legal
A 'Shang-Chi' sequel is officially in the works
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 18:20:11 GMT
A sequel to “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” is officially on the way with Destin Daniel Cretton returning to direct and write.
Trump helped Georgia Democrats take the Senate. Now he's aiding Stacey Abrams.
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 20:33:48 GMT
Trump’s antics may be the opening the party needs to complete a stunning takeover of what was once a Republican stronghold.
Why pills that fight Covid could hurt efforts to end the pandemic
Tue, 07 Dec 2021 03:22:00 GMT
Ironically, there are ways the new medications could hurt the wider effort to end the pandemic.
Yes, country music still has a race problem. Morgan Wallen's success proves it.
Mon, 06 Dec 2021 22:20:00 GMT
The Wallen controversy gave country music a real, obvious chance to grow. Instead, it allowed the status quo to triumph again.
The cruel beauty standards contradiction at the heart of online dating apps
Sun, 05 Dec 2021 10:30:13 GMT
These tools will make you look more like the widely admired beauty ideal. But if you use them, you could be disappointing everyone — including yourself.