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WHO suggests immunocompromised individuals get a 3rd dosage of COVID-19 vaccine

The World Health Organization on Monday recommended that immunocompromised people be given an additional dose of COVID-19 vaccine. Meanwhile, Merck said it has applied for U.S. emergency use authorization for its tablet to treat patients with mild-to-moderate cases of the illness.Canada's national advisory body on vaccines last month recommended giving third doses of COVID-19 vaccines…

Sweatpants permanently? Why the ‘athleisure’ style pattern might last longer than the pandemic

Your sweatpant size isn't the only thing that might be ballooning in this pandemic — the number of stores selling them is expanding like an elasticated waistband.So-called athleisure clothing, such as yoga gear, is hugely popular, as consumers are increasingly blurring the lines between office attire and what they would wear around the house. (Victor J. Blue/Bloomberg)Your sweatpant size…

Colin Farrell is Having the Time of His Life as The Penguin in The Batman‘s New Trailer

A long, long (... long) year ago, in October 2020, we got a glimpse of some set photos from The Batman. Standing next to Robert Pattinson's Bruce Wayne, was an unidentified half-human, half-prosthetics creation, looking like a Sopranos character beamed through the multiverse and into the next Batflick. Turns out that the monstrosity was Colin…

Mark Duplass: A Portrait of a Man With Good Intentions

Late last year, in the height of the pandemic, Mark Duplass and his wife Katie Aselton sold their beautiful Silver Lake house. A modern day mansion with a red wood interior. Chef's kitchen. Tub deep enough to drown a horse. He had recently finished filming a movie there, and afterward, the couple sat together and…

How Do We See Arizona State’s Point-Shaving Scandal in the New NIL Era?

On first glance, it might be easy to look at something like Netflix's Bad Sport like the latest batch of true crime candy from the streamer. Volume 1 of the sports-doc series, debuted last week, rolling out six episodes that covered some of sports' greatest scandals over the past couple decades, from Luciano Moggi's referee…

You Will Go Back To Netflix For Season 4

It’s official: Joe Goldberg will live to creep another day. Just two days before its Season Three premiere, Netflix announced that You will have a fourth season. The thrilling stalker psychodrama has amassed legions of fans, with reportedly upwards of 40 million viewers tuning in during its first month on the platform alone. The new…

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Hundreds fear for houses, home as lava stream methods on Spanish island

Hundreds of people on La Palma in Spain's Canary Islands awoke on Wednesday fearing for their homes and property after a new lava stream from an erupting volcano threatened to engulf another neighbourhood on its way toward the Atlantic Ocean.A resident carries a mirror from her home as she prepares to evacuate the area ahead…

William Shatner to go where no 90-year-old has actually preceded: area

Hollywood's Captain Kirk, 90-year-old William Shatner, blasted into space on Wednesday in a convergence of science fiction and science reality.Hollywood's Captain Kirk, 90-year-old William Shatner, blasted into space Wednesday in a convergence of science fiction and science reality. The Star Trek hero reached the final frontier aboard a ship built by Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin company.…

Assist desired: Nova Scotia has more than 2,100 health-care jobs

A new office dedicated to hiring health-care workers in Nova Scotia needs to take immediate action to address employees who feel overworked and undervalued if it hopes to fill hundreds of vacancies, say union leaders representing paramedics and nurses in the province.Ambulances are seen outside the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. While there are an estimated 27…

S.Korea reserve bank holds rates as financiers eye even more tightening up in Nov

Please try another search EconomyOct 12, 2021 01:16AM ET © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The logo of the Bank of Korea is seen on the top of its building in Seoul, South Korea, July 14, 2016. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji/File Photo By Cynthia Kim and Joori Roh SEOUL (Reuters) -South Korea's central bank kept interest rates steady on…

Japan homes anticipate inflation to get

Please try another search EconomyOct 11, 2021 01:55AM ET © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A man stands in front of the headquarters of Bank of Japan in Tokyo, Japan, May 22, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon/File Photo By Leika Kihara TOKYO (Reuters) -Japanese households' inflation expectations rose in the three months to September, a survey showed on Monday,…

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