Opinion | Covid Vaccine Mandates: Is It Time?

This article is part of the Debatable newsletter. You can sign up here to receive it on Tuesdays and Thursdays. The summer of 2021 was supposed to be something of a coronavirus finish line for the United States. Instead, it has so far only marked the beginning of yet another…

‘A Wild 15 Months’: Pandemic Spurs Conversion of Offices to Labs

The pandemic dealt a intestine punch to landlords of workplace buildings. Aware that work can go on with staff logging in from residence, companies throughout the nation shrank their areas or eradicated them completely, making a cascade of diminished building and plummeting workplace rents. The collateral injury of this distant…

U.S. Sells One-of-a-Kind Wu-Tang Album to Cover Martin Shkreli’s Debt

A one-of-a-kind album recorded by the Wu-Tang Clan and bought at public sale to the disgraced pharmaceutical govt and hedge fund supervisor Martin Shkreli has been bought by an nameless purchaser for an undisclosed sum of cash, the federal prosecutors who seized the album three years in the past stated.…

Biden Weighs Vaccine Mandate for Federal Workers

WASHINGTON — President Biden, in what could be a major shift in strategy, is contemplating requiring all civilian federal staff to be vaccinated in opposition to the coronavirus or be compelled to undergo common testing, social distancing, masks necessities and restrictions on most journey, officers mentioned on Tuesday. White House…

White House Instructs Staff to State Wearing Masks Again

The White House is masking up once more, simply over two months after President Biden and senior authorities officers shed their face coverings within the greatest signal to date that the nation was shifting towards normalcy. The shift got here after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention stated on…

Assam-Mizoram Border Clash Leaves at Least 5 Dead

NEW DELHI — Gunfire and grenades exploded alongside a stretch of dense tropical forest in India’s northeast on Monday in a standoff involving lots of of police and civilians over a long-disputed state border crossing. At least 5 cops from the state of Assam have been killed and dozens of…

With Gatherings Banned Amid Turmoil, Tunisians Can Only Watch. And Wait.

TUNIS — With massive gatherings banned by a president intent on increasing his energy, indicators of the political disaster which may find yourself scuttling Tunisia’s democracy have been stored from the capital’s streets, the place day by day life continued Tuesday in a strained imitation of regular. Public assemblies of…

The Woman Who Captured ‘Jaws,’ Then Worked to Undo the Damage

Steven Spielberg wanted an actual shark. Before the younger director started filming “Jaws” along with his famously malfunctioning animatronic beast in Martha’s Vineyard, he employed two underwater cinematographers to movie nice white sharks off the coast of South Australia. Skilled divers and well-known of their residence nation, the Australian couple…

Apple Earnings: Profits Nearly Double in Last Quarter

Apple’s income almost doubled in the most recent quarter, displaying that the world’s richest and most beneficial public firm is exhibiting little signal of slowing down. Apple mentioned on Tuesday that its income elevated 93 p.c to $21.7 billion in its fiscal third quarter in contrast with a yr earlier,…