COVID-19: US doctors brace for possible post-NYE surge in cases

From Global News. Although many New Year’s Eve festivities were scaled back or cancelled due to the rapid spread of the Omicron variant, millions of Americans still attended packed events throughout the United States. Even as the variant spreads like a wildfire, there were no restrictions in Las Vegas – where about 300,000 people celebrated…

Colorado wildfires: Nearly 1,000 homes, buildings destroyed as flames devour residential communities

From Global News. Boulder County Sheriff Joe Pelle said Saturday that about 991 structures had been destroyed after wildfires ripped through multiple communities, including Louisville, Superior and an unincorporated area of the county. The fires tore through homes on Thursday, with smoke and embers creating nearly apocalyptic scenes for residents. When the smoke cleared, holes…

Man attempts solo Atlantic crossing on canoe

From Reuters. Jean-Jacques Savin, 74, started crossing the Atlantic in a canoe. #News #Reuters #AtlanticOcean #JeanJacquesSavin #canoe Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Reuters Follow Reuters…

PBS NewsHour Weekend Full Episode January 1, 2022

From PBS NewsHour. On this edition for Saturday, January 1, fast-spreading coronavirus variants force smaller new year’s celebrations across the world. Also, some of our stories from 2021 – how Portland, Maine is adapting to sea level rise, the changing climate challenges Indiana’s Lakeshore dunes, and mapping every street in Cleveland – on foot. Michael…

BV Predicts: Biden vs. CEOs

From Reuters. The Democrats may emerge weaker from 2022’s midterm elections, which could be a win for America’s corporate bosses. If Republicans end up controlling even one arm of Congress, the resulting gridlock will put profit-crimping laws off the menu, says Breakingviews columnist Gina Chon. #Breakingviews #Biden #Politics #US #Democrats #Republicans #USMidtermElection #MidtermElection2022 #Corporates #News…

Pastor reveals valuable lessons from 2021 to carry into the new year

From Fox News. ROOFTOP REVELATIONS: Day 42 with Pastor Corey Brooks #FoxNews #DigitalOriginals Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vaBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political and business news. The number one network in…

Americans not buying Biden’s ‘malarkey’ about US economy: Job Creators Network CEO

From Fox News. Job Creators Network CEO Alfredo Ortiz joins ‘Fox News Live’ to provide insight into the labor shortage. #FoxNews Subscribe to Fox News! https://bit.ly/2vaBUvAS Watch more Fox News Video: http://video.foxnews.com Watch Fox News Channel Live: http://www.foxnewsgo.com/ FOX News Channel (FNC) is a 24-hour all-encompassing news service delivering breaking news as well as political…

New Year’s Eve festivities muted, with glimpses of hope

From Reuters. Omicron dampened global New Year’s Eve celebrations, with far fewer people attending the ball drop in Times Square. #News #Reuters #NewYear #Omicron Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/…

Making custom mugs with the CRICUT mug press

From HomeMadeModern. We are using our Cricut Maker 3 and the Cricut Mug Press to label the mugs at Maker Ranch. Its really easy to do and the infusible ink holds up perfectly even after multiple runs through the dishwasher. I like the clean look of minimal graphic text but jessie has been having fun…

Democrats Race To Pass Biden’s Agenda Before Midterm Mania Consumes D.C.

From MSNBC. The window for Democrats to pass President Biden’s transformative agenda is closing and as D.C. shifts its focus to November’s midterms, Democrats risk asking voters for re-election empty-handed. » Subscribe to MSNBC: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc MSNBC delivers breaking news, in-depth analysis of politics headlines, as well as commentary and informed perspectives. Find video clips and…

Omicron Variant Shakes Up The Sports World

From MSNBC. Despite a COVID surge happening across the country, the college football Rose Bowl will still take place on New Year’s Day, while the NBA and NFL try to keep the All Star Game and Super Bowl alive. Sports writer Howard Bryant weighs in on how Covid could affect not only who plays —…

COVID-19 pandemic: What to expect in 2022 | DW News

From DW News. It’s been two years since the WHO set up an emergency crisis team in response to an outbreak of unusual pneumonia cases in the city of Wuhan, China. That was one day after Chinese authorities alerted the WHO to a cluster of cases in the city. Beijing says the novel coronavirus can…