Wednesday, August 4, 2021

WHO recommends masks — even for vaccinated people — because of delta variant

As the highly contagious delta variant of the coronavirus gained traction around the world, the World Health Organization urged vaccinated people to continue to wear masks and social distance, according to...

‘Freaky bad accident’ could derail Hawks

Trae Young hopes to play through pain. The Hawks point guard suffered a right ankle sprain in the third quarter of Atlanta’s Game...

U.S. Carries Out Airstrikes in Iraq and Syria

WASHINGTON — The United States carried out airstrikes early Monday morning in Iraq and Syria against two Iranian-backed militias that the Pentagon said...

Kristen Schaal enters ‘The Mysterious Benedict Society’

Comedy veteran Kristen Schaal had a new experience in “The Mysterious Benedict Society.” “This is the first time I’ve done something where I have...

Technology

Phil Mickelson ‘disappointed’ by US Open showing

SAN DIEGO — Phil Mickelson had been aiming at this U.S. Open like none other. He altered his usual...

Why no one wants to work with James Franco – not even Seth Rogen

James Franco was once the James Dean of his generation. In fact, in one of his first breakout roles, Franco earned an Emmy nomination...

COVID-19 variant first found in India detected in Maine

A COVID-19 strain first detected in India — which has already been deemed a “variant of concern” in the UK — has been...

William Jackson Harper is having a moment (or three)

William Jackson Harper has scored an industry hat trick. The veteran stage and screen actor co-stars in Oscar winner Barry Jenkins’ Amazon series “The...

Here’s what’s new at NYC’s freshly reopened 5-star hotels

The bellhops are back this summer. Nearly every hotel in the New York City shut its doors last year. While some of the city’s...

Latest News

Are Black Creators Really on ‘Strike’ From TikTok?

Black creators’ concerns run deeper than simply obtaining dance credits or more brand deals. “We are being exploited, and that’s the core issue...

(WATCH) Bet Awards 2021 Live Stream Free Full Show Online Red Carpet TV Channel

The Biggest Night  2021 BET Awards are here to help you kick off summer in style—and with a little bit of culture. Plus, this...

Coronaviruses have been around longer than you think: study

Humanity may have tangled with a coronavirus outbreak more than 20,000 years ago, according to a new study. Scientists from Australian National University...

Nationals vs. Marlins prediction: Bet on Max Scherzer

“Hey Stitch. The Islanders left their home in the same condition Hunter Biden did in his last residence. With beer cans littering the...

Trump, Seeking to Maintain G.O.P. Sway, Holds First Rally Since Jan. 6

WELLINGTON, Ohio — Former President Donald J. Trump returned to the rally stage on Saturday evening after a nearly six-month absence, his first...

Music

Fearcity – Midnight Run

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone...

Former Olympian Luka Klasinc charged in $1.5M COVID relief scam

A former Olympic figure skater for Slovenia defrauded the US out of more than $1.5 million intended for...

Rain Sword – Summer Breeze

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone...

No, there is no evidence that the F.B.I. organized the Jan. 6 Capitol riot.

Influential conservative voices have spread an unfounded theory, relying on a misinterpretation of legal terminology, that the F.B.I....

Columbus haters rename street for murderous Haitian emperor

Some of the city’s biggest elected Christopher Columbus haters spearheaded an effort in the City Council to rename...

Culture

Challenger crew likely survived explosion before fatal plummet

The Space Shuttle Challenger was hurtling through the air at twice the speed of sound when pilot Michael Smith noticed something alarming.  Sitting on...

Derek Jeter’s Hall of Fame induction pushed back to allow fans to attend

Yankees fans will have to wait a little longer to see Derek Jeter inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame — but at...

Old-Guard Senators Defy Changes in How Military Treats Sex Assault Cases

WASHINGTON — Over nearly a decade, Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has painstakingly cobbled together a bipartisan Senate majority for legislation that would overhaul the...

Must Read

An Interview With Hito Steyerl About Her Pompidou Center Show

If any artist can make sense of this sense-defying period, it would be Hito Steyerl: poet laureate of digital dislocation and social upheaval.In...

Amazon Is Brilliant. Why Not at H.R.?

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays.We’ve heard a lot of debate...

Jennifer Aniston’s Ex Justin Theroux Wishes Her Happy Birthday on Instagram

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone and always smile. Refreshingly,...

New York Post, Page Six launch merch in Official NY Post Store

We’re “extra, extra!” — and now you can be, too! Posties can now rep their favorite tabloid by sporting clothes and accessories — emblazoned...

A Teenager’s ‘Hannibal’ Fan Art Will Hang in the U.S. Capitol

To the untrained eye, the Cubist artwork painted by Kathleen Palmer, a senior at Shawnee High School in New Jersey, would appear to...

The Teamsters consider a new emphasis on organizing Amazon workers.

The International Brotherhood of Teamsters, which represents over one million workers in North America in industries including parcel delivery and freight, will vote...

Lifestyle Magazine

Serena Williams on Naomi Osaka withdrawing from the French Open

Serena Williams feels for Naomi Osaka. Hours after Osaka withdrew from the French Open to focus on her mental health, Williams said she can relate to Osaka’s struggles. “The only thing I feel is that I feel for...

Graeme Ferguson, Filmmaker Who Helped Create Imax, Dies at 91

Graeme Ferguson, a Canadian documentarian who cocreated Imax, the panoramic cinema experience that immerses audiences into movies, and was the chief creative force...

Emily Wilder’s Firing at The A.P. Reminds Us of What We Didn’t Expect

“I think it’s because it’s worked, so partisan operatives and actors are going to continue to use the technique,” Ms. Ball said. “They...

Rich Americans Like Bezos, Musk, Buffett Avoided Income Tax

WASHINGTON — The 25 richest Americans including Jeff Bezos, Michael Bloomberg and Elon Musk paid relatively little — and sometimes nothing — in...

Inspirational YouTuber Alex ‘Kipsta’ Dragomir dead at 17

Inspirational teen YouTube star Alex Dragomir, a k a Sir Kipsta, who was remembered for his passion for the Manchester United soccer team...

Video News

Joe Harris’ shooting woes cost Nets in the end

Going into Saturday’s Game 7, there was a growing narrative that Joe Harris could be neutralized by top defenders. Instead of countering it,...

Maisie Williams wears sheer top to film Sex Pistols series

That’s a wheelie daring look. Maisie Williams biked through London in a wild get-up — including a see-through yellow top and no bra —...

Caster Semenya will be forced to alter her body to comfort slower runners

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone and always smile. Refreshingly,...

The surreal world of ‘Inside No. 9’ returns on BritBox

“Inside No. 9” is back for another genre-bending season of heavy-meta humor and dark, psychological drama — a recipe that’s earned British co-creators...

Sanders Gets Respectful Welcome at Conservative College

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone and always smile. Refreshingly,...

Maryland firefighters indicted on arson charges and setting fires while working

Five volunteer firefighters in Maryland have been accused of intentionally setting fires — so they could put out the flames and play hero. The...

Music

Another quaint English town harboring evil

The new mystery/crime series “Whitstable Pearl” reminds me of a darker version of “Murder, She Wrote” — with the English seaside town of...

Cyberattack Forces a Shutdown of a Top U.S. Pipeline

Because it is privately held, Colonial is under less pressure than a publicly traded company might be to reveal details. But as the...

Knicks already calling about Damian Lillard after Blazers’ frustrating playoff exit

On April 30th, The Post reported the Knicks will monitor superstar point guard Damian Lillard’s situation in Portland this offseason. The monitoring has begun...

Arcade High – Outrun This!

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone and always smile. Refreshingly,...

Sport News

Senate Republicans Shun Earmarks, Embracing Spending Restraint Anew

“What we wanted to do is to reinstate the system and to correct, if you will, what has happened in the past and...

YouTube Isn’t the Music Villain Anymore

This article is part of the On Tech newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it weekdays.YouTube has long been the most...

Sex abuse rituals at NJ boarding school exposed in cartoons

Glenn Head didn’t wait 50 years just to pull punches. After all, he survived a child’s waking nightmare at the hands of a...

Mets’ Jordan Yamamoto calls out Twitter fans for harassing wife

Jordan Yamamoto called out Mets fans on Twitter for harassing his wife Madison after his shoddy outing on Sunday. The right-hander allowed five runs...

Scientists at Wuhan lab admitted being bitten by bats: reports

Scientists at the Chinese lab eyed as a possible source of the coronavirus pandemic were previously filmed getting bitten and spattered with blood...

AEW Double or Nothing put spotlight on Jungle Boy, Sammy Guevara

All Elite Wrestling has officially moved out the pandemic era with a “Double or Nothing” pay-per-view that featured long-awaited moments, some fantastic storytelling...

Semiconductor makers and users form a group to push for chip funding.

Semiconductor companies and big businesses that use semiconductor chips have formed a new coalition to push for tens of billions of dollars in...

TV

Hundreds of Jerusalem residents injured over Palestinian evictions

More than 220 people were injured during night-time clashes at a holy site in Jerusalem Friday over the potential eviction of Palestinians from...

Kamala Harris en route to visit border-adjacent facility

Vice President Kamala Harris is en route to El Paso, Texas Friday morning for her first “border” trip — heading to a site...

Zack Wheeler rewards Joe Girardi’s faith in shutout gem

PHILADELPHIA — Zack Wheeler was one out away from his first shutout in seven years when Phillies manager Joe Girardi made a trip...

New York Post, Page Six launch merch in Official NY Post Store

We’re “extra, extra!” — and now you can be, too! Posties can now rep their favorite tabloid by sporting clothes and accessories — emblazoned...