Image Passengers awaiting Covid test results in Amsterdam’s Schipol Airport, in an image shared on social media on Saturday. Credit…Social Media Photo Obtained By Reuters As… Read More »U.K. Reports 2 Omicron Cases as Officials Balance Caution and Panic
World|What scientists know about the new variant, B.1.1.529. www.nytimes.com/2021/11/26/world/new-covid-variant-south-africa.html More than 40 percent of adults in South Africa have received at least one dose of… Read More »What Scientists Know About the New Covid Variant, B.1.1.529
Climate|Interior Dept. Report on Drilling Is Mostly Silent on Climate Change www.nytimes.com/2021/11/26/climate/climate-change-drilling-public-lands.html The department recommended higher fees for oil and gas leases, but there was… Read More »Interior Dept. Report on Drilling Is Mostly Silent on Climate Change
Image A vaccination center in Nantes, France, last month.Credit…Stephane Mahe/Reuters Thousands rushed to book vaccination appointments in France on Thursday after the government announced that… Read More »European Union Drug Regulator Approves the Pfizer Vaccine for Young Children
Europe|Sweden Finally Chose a Prime Minister. She Lasted About 7 Hours. www.nytimes.com/2021/11/25/world/europe/sweden-first-female-prime-minister-quit.html Magdalena Andersson, Sweden’s first female prime minister, quit after her government’s budget was… Read More »Sweden Finally Chose a Prime Minister. She Lasted About 7 Hours.
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Opinion|Why Is Murder Spiking? And Can Cities Address It Without Police? www.nytimes.com/2021/11/23/opinion/ezra-klein-podcast-patrick-sharkey.html What a progressive vision of public safety could look like. More episodes ofThe… Read More »Why Is Murder Spiking? And Can Cities Address It Without Police?
U.S.|Army Cadets Tried to Get Navy’s Goat, Again. Commanders Were Not Amused. www.nytimes.com/2021/11/23/us/army-navy-mascot-kidnap-goat.html Rivalries among the nation’s military academies include a long history of mascot-stealing… Read More »Army Cadets Tried to Get Navy’s Goat, Again. Commanders Were Not Amused.