As Omicron threat looms, Delta Variant pushes Covid-19 cases higher

Covid-19 cases are on the rise, filling hospitals after the Thanksgiving holiday in places like New York State, New England and the Midwest, fueled largely by the still-dominant Delta strain. As holidays cause artificial declines in reporting of Covid-19 data in the state — followed by a catch up that could boost numbers — the … Read more

COVID outbreak on cruise ship approaching New Orleans

Officials say 10 people aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship approaching New Orleans have tested positive for COVID-19 ThroughThe Associated Press December 5, 2021, 2:18 am • 1 minute reading Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article NEW ORLEANS — Ten people aboard a Norwegian Cruise Line ship approaching New Orleans have tested positive for … Read more

Jussie Smollett holding out is seen as a risky potential defense tactic

CHICAGO – Jussie Smollett’s lawyers will build the bulk of their case starting Monday, as they attempt to refute video, text and witness statements from prosecutors alleging that the actor hired two men to pretend to attack him. and lied to the police about it. One approach could be to sue Mr Smollett, lawyers not … Read more

Chinese Communists Bashing US Democracy Before Biden Summit

The Chinese Communist Party has held American democracy to account by sharply criticizing a global summit on democracy hosted by President Joe Biden next week and praising the virtues of its government system. Through KEN MORITSUGU Associated Press December 4, 2021, 2:35 PM • 4 minutes reading Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article BEIJING … Read more

Warhol Hits Miami Now Crypto NFTs Get Hot

Illustration by Elias Stein Font size Artworks by Andy Warhol were sold last week at the Art Basel fair in Miami, but they weren’t real. A gallery owner has some pieces for sale as non-replaceable tokens, or NFTs, and sells small pieces of each work as a security. NFTs are digital collectibles that can be … Read more

Warhol Hits Miami Now Crypto NFTs Get Hot

Illustration by Elias Stein Font size Artworks by Andy Warhol were sold last week at the Art Basel fair in Miami, but they weren’t real. A gallery owner has some pieces for sale as non-replaceable tokens, or NFTs, and sells small pieces of each work as a security. NFTs are digital collectibles that can be … Read more

US drugstores under pressure due to vaccine demand, staff shortages

A flood of vaccine-seeking customers and staff shortages are putting pressure on US drugstores, leading to exhausted employees and temporary pharmacy closures. Druggists are normally busy with flu shots and other vaccines at this time of year, but now pharmacists are dispensing a growing number of COVID-19 injections and giving coronavirus tests. The urge for … Read more

Man charged with attempt to intimidate judge in Potter trial

A Minneapolis man has been charged with intimidating the judge who intimidated the manslaughter trial of the former officer indicted in the death of Daunte Wright. ThroughThe Associated Press December 4, 2021, 16:11 • 2 minutes reading Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article MINNEAPOLIS – A Minneapolis man has been charged with intimidating the … Read more

An NFT collector visited Art Basel Miami Beach for a crash course. We tagged along.

Felix Xu thought he knew enough about art to navigate the analog scene of Art Basel Miami Beach. The 29-year-old co-founder and chief executive officer of crypto startups Arpa and Bella Protocol has been buying NFT artworks at breakneck speed since the spring, making it one of the top 10 buyers of art on the … Read more

An NFT collector visited Art Basel Miami Beach for a crash course. We tagged along.

Felix Xu thought he knew enough about art to navigate the analog scene of Art Basel Miami Beach. The 29-year-old co-founder and chief executive officer of crypto startups Arpa and Bella Protocol has been buying NFT artworks at breakneck speed since the spring, making it one of the top 10 buyers of art on the … Read more