Maybe America Will ‘Be OK After All’

Maybe America Will 'Be OK After All'

Everything’s bigger in Texas.  The Fab 5 are back in the first trailer for Queer Eye season 6, and they’re teaching residents of the lone star state how to love themselves even more.  The first sneak peek gives moments of emotion and connection amid the coronavirus pandemic, and seems to speak on healing. “Maybe America … Read more

Is the Packers’ once resurgent defense now breaking?

Is the Packers’ once resurgent defense now breaking?

For most of the season, it looked like the Green Bay Packers defense had put their bend-but-don’t-break style of play made famous under defensive coordinator Mike Pettine behind them. However, that unsettling mantra has returned to the forefront in the past month. It all started in Week 11 against a divisional foe in the Minnesota … Read more

Bill de Blasio says NYC COVID vaccine mandate not a ‘gotcha’

Bill de Blasio says NYC COVID vaccine mandate not a 'gotcha'

Mayor Bill de Blasio insisted Monday that his private-sector COVID-19 vaccine mandate will yield few penalties for Big Apple businesses, declaring “we’re not trying to do gotcha” on the first day of the policy taking effect. During a virtual press briefing, the outgoing mayor explained that city inspectors will adopt a teaching-first approach that prompts “rare” fines, comparing … Read more

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Biden says he’d be quicker if he expected COVID spike

Biden says he'd be quicker if he expected COVID spike

President Biden said Monday that he’d have “gone harder, quicker” to distribute COVID-19 tests if he’d known the Omicron variant was going to cause record-high rates of new infections — days after a report said the White House rejected expert advice for a pre-holiday testing surge. “We went from no over-the-counter tests in January to … Read more

Holiday shopping surged despite Omicron, supply-chain snags

Holiday shopping surged despite Omicron, supply-chain snags

Holiday retail sales across the US surged to their biggest yearly increase in 17 years — despite recent disruptions from the Omicron outbreak and persistent supply-chain snags that have dogged retailers. Shoppers scooped up clothing, jewelry and electronics despite surging prices in all three categories, driving up sales between Nov. 1 and Dec. 24 by … Read more

Antonio Brown blames fake vaccine card mess on media

Antonio Brown blames fake vaccine card mess on media

Antonio Brown was pensive and thoughtful about his fake vaccine card and subsequent three-game suspension in his postgame press conference after the Buccaneers beat the Panthers 32-6 on Sunday. Just kidding: he refused to answer questions about it, and blamed the media for creating drama. Brown stopped a question from a reporter, who noted that … Read more

Jeff Bezos canoodles with Lauren Sánchez on yacht in St. Barts

Jeff Bezos canoodles with Lauren Sánchez on yacht in St. Barts

Looks like they were having a prime time together. Jeff Bezos and girlfriend Lauren Sánchez were spotted showing plenty of PDA while relaxing on a yacht in St. Barts during their Christmas getaway over the weekend. Jeff Bezos planted a big kiss on Lauren Sánchez as they enjoyed the beautiful weather. IMP/Backgrid/EliotPress/MEGA Sánchez, 52, was … Read more