Over 90 per cent of Canadian military personnel fully COVID-19 vaccinated, official says – National

A senior military commander in Western Canada says he doesn’t expect much opposition from Canadian Forces personnel over mandatory COVID-19 vaccinations. Ottawa is requiring federal employees, including members of the military, be fully vaccinated by the end of this month. The government also expects employers in federally regulated industries, including banks and airlines, to … Read more

Jay-Z Makes It Official: This Is the Year of the Cartier Crash

Welcome to Watches of the Week, where we’ll track the rarest, wildest, and most covetable watches spotted on celebrities. If it wasn’t already clear when a Cartier Crash sold for a record-setting $225,000 at auction, or as the camera lingered over one in Tyler, the Creator’s “Lumberjack” music video, this week Jay-Z cemented what watch … Read more

7 Reasons Why Blush Is the Official Makeup of Our Réentrée

Is there any makeup more ephemeral than blush, or whose promise, through the ages, has proved more alluring? “They wish to find the springtime of their earliest years hiding in a pot of rouge,” an 18th-century social critic observed of the ladies at the court of Versailles, whose vermilion cheeks, floridly blooming in artificially snow-white … Read more

Opinion | How local news shattered official lies after the Attica prison riot

In any case, the state-sponsored disinformation campaign had fizzled within a day, thanks to an ethical medical examiner and a hustling local newspaper. We’ll never know what would have happened to Edland’s findings if the Rochester Times-Union hadn’t promptly shared them with the public. What we do know, however, is that Albany wanted to sit … Read more

Vaccine uptake has stalled at 55% in 16 to 18-year-olds, official data shows

Uptake of coronavirus vaccines in older teenagers appears to have stalled already, according to UK Government figures.  Only around 55 per cent of 16 and 17-year-olds in England had their first dose by September 26, latest data shows, a number which had barely risen in the previous three weeks. Meanwhile, fewer than 10 per cent … Read more

David Bowie’s Lost Album Toy Will Get an Official Release: Hear the First Track “You’ve Got A Habit Of Leaving”

To the serious Bowie fan, the unreleased self-covers album Toy is not a secret. This collection of reworked pre-“Space Oddity” songs recorded with his touring band from his 2000 Glastonbury appearance was bootlegged a year after it was shelved in 2001. And it has been re-pressed illegally nearly every year since, sometimes as Toy and … Read more

Official Images Of The Nike Dunk Low “Goldenrod”

In continuing their delivery of the original Be True To Your School drops from 1985, Nike is prepared to launch the “Goldenrod” colorway in Dunk Low format. Also dubbed the “Iowa” and “Wu-Tang” colorway, this yellow/black pairing is arguably the most recognizable of the college-inspired colorways as it easily stood out due to the black … Read more

T.I. Names Boosie Badazz The ‘Official Representative Of Cultural Authenticity’

T.I. is defending Boosie Badazz after Instagram deleted his page again. Boosie recently tweeted that his page was taken down for promoting his new movie. “MY IG WAS TAKEN FOR NOTHNG AGAIN,” wrote Boosie. “THEY MUST HAVE FOUND OUT I HAVE A FILM THAT IM PROMOTING .PLEASE CONTINUE TO BUY MY FILM DESPITE THIS MOVE … Read more

16-Yr-Old Honey Boo Boo & Her 20-Yr-Old Black BF Go Instagram Official

Alana Thomspon aka “Honey Boo Boo,” has finally gone Instagram-official with her boyfriend, Dralin Carswell. The pair have been dating for six months. “🎃🎃 spooky season 🎃🎃,” the reality star captioned the post of the two of them at a pumpkin patch. They were both wearing matching t-shirts. The post is not currently on her … Read more

Top CDC official steps aside as head of pandemic task force

Walke’s departure from the Covid-19 team raises questions about the agency’s future pandemic response and whether he stepped aside because of increasingly untenable working conditions at the agency. His change in role comes after two prominent CDC leaders — Anne Schuchat, the agency’s former number two official, and Nancy Messonnier, the agency’s top respiratory official … Read more