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What We Know and Don't Know About New Omicron COVID Variant

What We Know and Don't Know About New Omicron COVID Variant

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Maria Cheng | Nov 28
South Africa's Health Minister Joe Phaahla said the omicron variant was linked to an "exponential rise" of cases in the last few days.

'Golden-Con' Golden Girls Fan Convention Sets Chicago Debut

'Golden-Con' Golden Girls Fan Convention Sets Chicago Debut

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 28
"Golden-Con: Thank You For Being A Fan" will gather fans of "The Golden Girls" for a three-day convention in Chicago this spring.

Watch: Sondheim Tearjerker TikTok Tribute

Watch: Sondheim Tearjerker TikTok Tribute

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 28
As the world continues to mourn and pay tribute to legendary composer and lyricist Stephen Sondheim, one young fan took to the keyboard to commemorate his admiration.

Trial Set to Start on Charges Smollett Faked Racist Attack

Trial Set to Start on Charges Smollett Faked Racist Attack

NEWS | Nov 28
Jussie Smollett is about to stand trial on charges he faked a racist attack.

French Pantheon Honors Legend Josephine Baker

French Pantheon Honors Legend Josephine Baker

ENTERTAINMENT | By Arno Pedram, Sylvie Corbet | Nov 28
France is inducting Josephine Baker — Missouri-born cabaret dancer, French World War II spy and civil rights activist — into its Pantheon.

Bob Dylan Artwork Show Opens in Miami, New Cinema Paintings

Bob Dylan Artwork Show Opens in Miami, New Cinema Paintings

ENTERTAINMENT | By Adriana Gomez Licon | Nov 28
Bob Dylan's most comprehensive exhibition of visual art to be held in the U.S. goes on display on Tuesday in Miami at the Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum.

Netherlands, Australia Find Omicron Variant as Curbs Spread

Netherlands, Australia Find Omicron Variant as Curbs Spread

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Mike Corder, Geir Moulson | Nov 28
The Netherlands confirmed 13 cases of the new omicron variant of the coronavirus on Sunday and Australia found two as the countries half a world apart became the latest to detect it in travelers.

COVID Variant Spreads to More Countries as World on High Alert

COVID Variant Spreads to More Countries as World on High Alert

NEWS | By Pan Pylas | Nov 28
The new potentially more contagious omicron variant of the coronavirus popped up in more European countries on Saturday, just days after being identified in South Africa.

Backlash Hits Norwegian 'I Saw Daddy Kissing Santa Claus' Ad

Backlash Hits Norwegian 'I Saw Daddy Kissing Santa Claus' Ad

NEWS | Nov 27
It appears that a Norwegian ad featuring a daddy kissing Santa Claus has upset some, claiming that it sexualizes Christmas.

Is 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Alum Rosé Broadway Bound?

Is 'RuPaul's Drag Race' Alum Rosé Broadway Bound?

ENTERTAINMENT | Nov 27
"RuPaul's Drag Race" alum Rosé will star in an industry reading of "Fowl Play — A New Musical Comedy," directed by Tony and Emmy Award nominee John Tartaglia.


Entertainment

Caitlyn Jenner Reopens Feud with Ellen DeGeneres

Caitlyn Jenner Reopens Feud with Ellen DeGeneres

CELEBRITIES | Nov 27
Ellen DeGeneres's optics took another hit when Caitlyn Jenner swiped at the beleaguered talk show host on this past Tuesday's finale episode of the Aussie reality show "Big Brother VIP."


Cars

Congress Mandates New Car Technology to Stop Drunken Driving

Congress Mandates New Car Technology to Stop Drunken Driving

AUTO NEWS | By Hope Yen and Tom Krisher | Nov 9
Congress has created a new requirement for automakers: Find a high-tech way to keep drunken people from driving cars.


Travel

Egypt Unveils Renovated 'Avenue of the Sphinxes' in Luxor

Egypt Unveils Renovated 'Avenue of the Sphinxes' in Luxor

INTERNATIONAL | By Haggag Salama | Nov 26
Egyptian authorities were unveiling Thursday a renovated ancient promenade in the city of Luxor dating back 3,000 years, the latest government project undertaken to highlight the country's archaeological treasures.