While You Were Sleeping: 5 stories you might have missed, Oct 24

Obama warns of Republican threat to democracy in US battleground Former US president Barack Obama urged voters on Saturday to back the Democrat in a neck-and-neck state election touted as a test of the party’s prospects in next year’s midterm elections – casting the Republican as a threat to democracy. Democrat Terry McAuliffe, who is […]

Cozy Fall Vibes, No Matter the Temperature

Answers to the question, “Will it gratin?” and beans three ways. By Tejal Rao It was 90 degrees the other day in Los Angeles, but I desperately wanted it to feel like fall! Specifically, the New York fall setting of “Only Murders in the Building.” I’ve been watching it lately, and I’m thoroughly charmed by […]

Pfizer vaccine very effective against Delta variant in adolescents in Israel: Study

JERUSALEM (REUTERS) – The Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine is highly effective at preventing infection and symptomatic disease from the Delta variant among 12- to 18-year-olds, research conducted in Israel shows. The findings, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, will likely provide further reassurance that the shot is effective against the variant among younger people […]