Best- and worst-case scenarios for Patriots in Week 17

Best- and worst-case scenarios for Patriots in Week 17

NFL playoff picture: Best- and worst-case scenarios for Pats on Sunday originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston The New England Patriots’ playoff destiny is still in their own hands. While the Patriots need some help to win the AFC East after back-to-back losses to the Indianapolis Colts and Buffalo Bills, they still can ensure a … Read more

Israel starts administering fourth COVID-19 vaccine doses

Israel starts administering fourth COVID-19 vaccine doses

Israel started administering fourth shots of the COVID-19 vaccine Friday amid a wave of new cases driven by the Omicron variant. The country is administering the extra dose to people with weakened immune systems, as well as elderly residents and employees in care homes, said Israel’s top government health official. The rollout of the fourth … Read more

New York’s Public Theater Cancels Under The Radar Fest Due To Covid – The Hamden Journal

New York’s Public Theater Cancels Under The Radar Fest Due To Covid – Deadline

The Public Theater, one of New York’s premiere Off Broadway companies, has canceled its prestigious 18th annual Under The Radar Festival due to “multiple disruptions related to the rapid community spread of the Omicron variant.” The Public announced the cancellation on Twitter today. Considered one of the top international theater festivals focusing on new work, … Read more

Gold Heads Toward Largest Percentage Decline Since 2015

Gold Heads Toward Largest Percentage Decline Since 2015

Inflation shot higher in 2021. Gold didn’t.  Despite consumer prices that surged to a nearly four-decade high in November, gold is on pace to end the year with its largest decline since 2015, disappointing investors who bet the metal would cushion their portfolios from inflation.  Most-actively traded gold futures have fallen roughly 4.3% to around … Read more

House of the Dragon, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Naomi, She-Hulk

House of the Dragon, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Naomi, She-Hulk

We’ve spent the better part of December reflecting on all that TV had to offer in 2021, for better or much, much worse. But with another January fast approaching — like, 12-hours-from-now fast — TVLine is turning its attention to 2022, which has its own robust lineup of new and intriguing series ahead. More from … Read more

Peruvian shamans make predictions for the year ahead

Peruvian shamans make predictions for the year ahead

Diplomatic solutions to soaring Russia-West tensions over Ukraine, a peaceful transition of power in Chile and Peru reaching the World Cup: these are just a few of the predictions that Peruvian shamans make for 2022 during a traditional ceremony on a sacred hill in Lima.

Rep. Mike Turner tapped to replace Nunes on House Intel panel

Rep. Mike Turner tapped to replace Nunes on House Intel panel

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) has selected longtime Rep. Mike Turner (R-Ohio) to serve as the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, succeeding the departing Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.). Turner, 61, was the most senior Republican member of the panel tasked with overseeing America’s intelligence agencies. In a statement, McCarthy praised Turner for … Read more

Fox’s John Madden Doc ‘All Madden’ Ties With ‘Young Sheldon’ – The Hamden Journal

Fox Sports’ ‘All Madden’ Charts The Remarkable Run Of A Coach, Broadcasting Legend And Accidental Video Game Pioneer – Deadline

Fox remembered former NFL coach, broadcaster and video game namesake John Madden by airing its documentary All Madden, which originally premiered on Christmas Day. The documentary which charts Madden’s rise to one of the sports world’s most notable personalities, was one of Thursday night’s top-rated programs. Earning a 0.4 rating in the 18-49 demo and 1.88 … Read more