Washington Post report blasted for stating 'the obvious' about benefits of exercise on COVID 2 years later

A new study shows that exercise reduces the risk of contracting a fatal case of COVID-19. The study was mocked by critics who opposed gym closures throughout the pandemic. A columnist cited what she called an eye-opening study that found that exercise, even in the smallest amount, greatly reduced the risk.
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1 months ago

Sea level rise follows an East Coast island community that already moved once - Washington Post

A century ago, about 250 people lived on Hog Island, a seven-mile expanse off the Virginia coast. They raised livestock and gathered oysters. They worked at the lighthouse and Coast Guard station, and danced at night in a social hall called the Red Onion.
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2 months ago

Lily-Rose Depp explains her silence on Johnny Depp-Amber Heard case, slams the 'nepo baby' label

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard's defamation case made headlines earlier this year as the former couple fought in court over domestic violence allegations made by the actress against Depp in her 2018 Washington Post op-ed. Depp turned out victorious in the case as the jury found Heard liable of defamation, the actor was awarded USD 10 million in damages. Lily-Rose Depp also slammed the term nepo baby as she addressed nepotism comments. The 23-year-old also said she wants to be known for her own merit and not be defined by the men in her life.
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2 months ago

National Book Award nominees include George Floyd biography

Long lists for nonfiction include:“His Name Is George Floyd: One Man’s Life and the Struggle for Racial Justice” by Washington Post reporters Robert Samuels and Toluse Olorunnipa “Ted Kennedy: A Life” by John A. Farrellby John A, Farrell “Lost & Found: A Memoir” by new yorker writer Kathryn Schulz “Bright Unbearable Reality: Essays” by Anna Badkhenby Anna Badkin
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4 months ago

Hollywood Newsmaker of the Week: Kanye West comes after Pete Davidson, Anne Heche passes away and more

The most thrilling trailer release of the week was Discovery's documentary on Armie Hammer. The trailer showcased some shocking moments as alleged victims made an appearance. A jury pronounced him liable for defaming her with her Washington Post Op-ed.
#KanyeWest #Discovery #ArtsEntertainment #News #SensitiveSubjects

5 months ago

Amid owing USD 10 million in damages to Johnny Depp, Amber Heard sells her Yucca Valley home

Amber Heard and Johnny Depp's messy defamation trial ended in June and resulted in the actress being found guilty of defaming her ex-husband in her 2018 op-ed for Washington Post. Heard was ordered to pay USD 10 million to Depp in damages and amid her payout, the actress has reportedly sold her Yucca Valley residence for USD 1 million.
#AmberHeard #WashingtonPost #YuccaValley #News #ArtsEntertainment #CelebritiesEntertainmentNews

6 months ago

Joe Biden fist bumps MBS, seeks to reset Saudi ties

White House officials had worked hard on the optics of the meeting between Biden and the crown prince, known as MBS, who Biden has criticised for his role in the killing of Washington Post journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The meeting between the two leaders appeared designed to sidestep any strains to the relationship. Members of the US media were brought in - but not allowed to use live transmission equipment.
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6 months ago

Musk’s dispute with Twitter over bots continues to dog deal

Elon Musk's team has concluded that Twitter can’t verify its figures on the spam accounts, the Washington Post reports. Twitter has repeatedly said that spam bots represent less than 5% of its total user base. Musk has threatened to walk away from his proposed $44 billion acquisition of Twitter.
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7 months ago