Month: June 2022

Omicron-based coronavirus booster shots will roll out this fall

Omicron-based coronavirus booster shots will roll out this fall

Placeholder while article actions load This fall, vaccine makers will begin rolling out coronavirus booster vaccines better tailored to fight the current phase of the pandemic. Two days after outside experts voted in favor of a new vaccine adapted to protect against omicron, the Food and Drug Administration announced that the fall shots would include …

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Sonny Barger, biker outlaw and founder of Hells Angels, dies at 83

Sonny Barger, biker outlaw and founder of Hells Angels, dies at 83

Placeholder while article actions load Sonny Barger, the bigger-than-life godfather of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club, equal parts brawler, bully, braggart, rule breaker and shrewd huckster of his own outlaw mystique, died June 29 at his home in California. He was 83. A statement on his official Facebook page read: “If you are reading this …

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R. Kelly to be sentenced today on racketeering, sex trafficking charges

R. Kelly to be sentenced today on racketeering, sex trafficking charges

Defense attorneys have argued Kelly should be sentenced to 10 or fewer years, saying anything more would be “greater than necessary” and jailing the 55-year-old singer for more than a quarter-century would be “tantamount to a life sentence.” Kelly, whose full name is Robert Sylvester Kelly, wore a tan prison uniform, dark-rimmed glasses and a …

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Card Shark and Postal: Brain Damaged - Zero Punctuation

Card Shark and Postal: Brain Damaged – Zero Punctuation

This week in Zero Punctuation, Yahtzee reviews Card Shark and Postal: Brain Damaged. Want to watch Zero Punctuation ad-free? Sign-up for The Escapist + today and support your favorite content creators! What is it with the indie sphere and card games these days? A few noteworthy card battlers come and go and now tabletop chic …

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Ben & Jerry's Israel, parent company Unilever reach deal to end settlement boycott

Ben & Jerry’s Israel, parent company Unilever reach deal to end settlement boycott

Ben & Jerry’s will continue to be sold in Israel and the West Bank, after the Israeli franchise came to an agreement with the ice cream maker’s parent company Unilever following a year of legal battling over a settlement boycott, the two sides announced on Wednesday. Israel and its supporters hailed the decision as a …

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‘ER’ actress Mary Mara dies after apparent drowning in New York river

Placeholder while article actions load Actress Mary Mara, best known for her roles on “ER,” “Nash Bridges” and “Ray Donovan,” died Sunday in what authorities are describing as an “apparent drowning” in a river in Upstate New York. She was 61. The New York State Police responded to a call of a possible drowning in …

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Sonic Frontiers Shows Off Cyber ​​Space And Switch Gameplay In New Trailer

Sonic Frontiers Shows Off Cyber ​​Space And Switch Gameplay In New Trailer

Subscribe to Nintendo Life on YouTube Update [Tue 28th Jun, 2022 17:30 BST]: More details have been shared by Sega following the Direct on Sonic Frontiers (thanks, Nintendo Everything!). This includes new abilities, specific enemy types, and a brand new character called Sage. We’ve also got more confirmation that Tails and Amy will be involved …

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Senate asks legality of MLB antitrust exemption

Senate asks legality of MLB antitrust exemption

The Senate Judiciary Committee is questioning the legality of Major League Baseball’s antitrust exemption, releasing a letter on Tuesday addressed to Advocates for Minor Leaguers asking about its effect on the lives of players. The letter is a bipartisan effort led by Senators Dick Durbin (D-Illinois), Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa), Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut) and Mike Lee …

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