Myocarditis Rate in Vaccinated Boys Is Slightly Higher Than Considered,

Boys ages 12 to 15 have a small but increased risk of heart problems after receiving the second dose of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, Israeli researchers reported Wednesday. The study found that within one week of taking the second dose, 1 of 12,361 boys in this age group developed myocarditis or heart muscle inflammation. Cases were mild …

Proud Boys Reunite Locally to Add to Rankings Ahead of 2022 Midterms

While the Proud Boys’ membership is not public, Mr. Holt said the group grew up in small towns and counties. Often times, their presence has been enough to spoil things. Last month, the school board in Beloit, Wis. said it was canceling classes as some Proud Boys were at a local protest over mask requirements. …

The 1970s Brought Change to the Beach Boys. Celebrating a New Boxed Set

As the 1970s dawned, beach kids they were in crisis. The quintessential American rock band of the ’60s, whose sun-kissed harmonies and string of girls-cars-and-surf hits created the myth that California legend was heaven, had lost its lock on the charts. Its leader, Brian Wilson, was withdrawn and unstable after a super ambitious album attempt. …