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Journal's 'appalling' racism podcast, tweet prompt outcry

A prominent medical journal’s provocative tweet was meant to prompt interest in a podcast on racism. Instead, the Twitter post and the podcast stoked backlash and admonishment from the doctors' group that publishes the journal.
Patrick J. Adams defends 'Suits' co-star Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, on Twitter

Patrick J. Adams defends 'Suits' co-star Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, on Twitter

TORONTO — Canadian actor Patrick J. Adams is defending his "Suits" co-star Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, as she and husband Prince Harry square off against media critics and the British Royal Family.
What you need to know about Johnson & Johnson's approved single-dose vaccine

What you need to know about Johnson & Johnson's approved single-dose vaccine

Canada added a single-dose COVID-19 vaccine to its pandemic-fighting arsenal on Friday, approving Johnson & Johnson's product a week after it was authorized in the United States.
Swelling after COVID-19 shots may cause cancer false alarms

Swelling after COVID-19 shots may cause cancer false alarms

Getting a mammogram or other cancer check soon after a COVID-19 vaccination? Be sure to tell the doctor about the shot to avoid false alarm over a temporary side effect. That's the advice from cancer experts and radiologists.
American Academy of Arts and Letters expands, diversifies

American Academy of Arts and Letters expands, diversifies

NEW YORK — One of the country's oldest cultural instititutions, the American Academy of Arts and Letters, is undergoing some of its biggest changes in more than a century.
Canadian animator on adding cultural authenticity to 'Raya and the Last Dragon'

Canadian animator on adding cultural authenticity to 'Raya and the Last Dragon'

TORONTO — When animating Disney's new film "Raya and the Last Dragon," Vancouver-raised Benson Shum says he honed in on the subtle details to ensure cultural accuracy.
Scandals reveal Cuomo known by New Yorkers to wider nation

Scandals reveal Cuomo known by New Yorkers to wider nation

It was Andrew Cuomo’s Emmy-winning performance: daily televised coronavirus briefings in which the New York governor projected competence and compassion, helping to calm a nervous nation.
Agreement could free Robert Indiana's estate from lawsuit

Agreement could free Robert Indiana's estate from lawsuit

ROCKLAND, Maine — A New York-based copyright holder that sued the late artist Robert Indiana a day before his death has reached a settlement with his estate and the foundation set up to transform the artist's home into museum.
Judge: Paper must run Page 1 statement on Meghan's legal win

Judge: Paper must run Page 1 statement on Meghan's legal win

LONDON — A British judge has ordered the Mail on Sunday to publish a front-page statement highlighting the Duchess of Sussex’s legal victory over the newspaper for breaching her copyright by publishing parts of a letter she wrote to her estranged fat
German TV director charged with rape in prominent MeToo case

German TV director charged with rape in prominent MeToo case

BERLIN — One of Germany's best-known TV directors and scriptwriters has been formally charged with raping an aspiring actress almost 25 years ago, Munich prosecutors said Friday.