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The one reason you should never use emojis, according to the experts

The one reason you should never use emojis, according to the experts Contrary to common belief, the use of emojis didn't result in email senders being viewed as any friendlier than those who didn't include emoticons. They were also asked to respond to the message. It revealed that when the gender of the email sender was unknown, recipients were more likely to presume that an email which included a smiley icon was sent by a woman. [Full Article...]

Massive tree falls in Central Park, New York, injuries reported

Massive tree falls in Central Park, New York, injuries reported They were taken to the hospital. The FDNY and NYPD responded to the scene inside the park on West drive near 62nd Street around 10 a.m. Tuesday. "Crews have mobilized immediately to clear the tree and investigate the incident", Parks Department spokesperson Sam Biederman told Gothamist in a statement. [Full Article...]

Mattis warns of escalation into war if N. Korea attacks US

Mattis warns of escalation into war if N. Korea attacks US It's not clear if and when Kim will order the launch. He told Calvo: "You notice that he hasn't spoken recently?" North and South Korea are celebrating Liberation Day on Tuesday, marking the anniversary of the victory over Japan in World War II and the creation of the two independent Korean governments in 1948. [Full Article...]

Rural crime cost local farmers £2.5 million previous year

Rural crime cost local farmers £2.5 million previous year In Northern Ireland, where a Rural Crime Partnership has brought together NFU Mutual with police and other organisations, the cost of rural theft was down by 14.9% in 2016. "They are using tracking devices on tractors, video and infra-red surveillance on their farmyards, and DNA markers to protect sheep from rustlers". [Full Article...]

Mexican authorities sweep Riviera Maya bars for tainted alcohol

Mexican authorities sweep Riviera Maya bars for tainted alcohol Among those suspended: the lobby bar in the Iberostar Paraiso Maya, a resort in the complex where Abbey Conner, a 20-year-old Wisconsin woman, drowned amid suspicious circumstances while on vacation with her family in January. Abbey Conner was found floating face down and was unresponsive. [Photo: Family Handout]Other vacationers told USA Today that they too had blacked out after drinking alco... [Full Article...]

Tensions rise as Donald Trump, North Korea trade threats

Tensions rise as Donald Trump, North Korea trade threats Gold rose to its highest level in nearly two months, while the Swiss franc increased by more than 1% against the USA dollar and saw its biggest one-day gain against the euro in more than two and a half years. "There is a continuation of flight to the safe havens after remarks on Thursday evening from Trump about North Korea", said Quantitative Commodity Research consultant Peter Fertig. [Full Article...]

Kim Jong-un Hidden from Public Eye for 2 Weeks

Calvo, a Republican, said Trump was being unfairly criticised over his handling of the North Korea crisis, which escalated when Pyongyang announced plans to launch missiles towards Guam in a "crucial warning". It also said that the North is likely to undertake provocations in protest of the United Nations sanctions as well as the upcoming joint military exercises between the US and the South... [Full Article...]

Experts stress eye protection as South Plains prepares for solar eclipse

Experts stress eye protection as South Plains prepares for solar eclipse Just after 1p, the moon's shadow will begin to cover the sun's rays, but for a few minutes after 2:30p, depending on where you are, the eclipse will be at its peak, or maximum. Call the Fort at 620-223- 0310 with questions about the event, or visit eclipse2017. nasa .gov for more information about this eclipse. Without that protection, you run the risk of solar retinopathy . [Full Article...]

Ohio Northern University observatory to host viewing of solar eclipse

Ohio Northern University observatory to host viewing of solar eclipse Amazon is issuing refunds to affected customers. The company also said it will refund the balance paid for any glasses not confirmed to be safe. She told WOWT 6 News she isn't upset with Amazon for selling them - she's upset with whoever made them since they had to know they weren't safe. [Full Article...]

CIA Assures That There is No Possibility of War with North Korea

Beijing announced Monday that it would ban imports of iron ore, iron, lead and coal from North Korea, cutting an important economic lifeline for Pyongyang. He said the US military would "take it out" if a missile was headed for any USA territory. Starting a nuclear war in order to force a rogue state to denuclearize doesn't satisfy even the most rudimentary cost-benefit analysis. [Full Article...]

Elephant tramples trophy hunter to death before hunters could take a shot

Elephant tramples trophy hunter to death before hunters could take a shot Monzalvez is not the first hunter to be killed by an elephant this year. An elephant such as this one charged a group of trophy hunters in Namibia . Mr Monzalvez's death comes a little over two months after another hunter named Theunis Botha, 51, was crushed to death in a Zimbabwe when an elephant picked him up by its trunk before falling on top of him. [Full Article...]

Kenyan president urges peace as capital resumes normal life

Kenyan president urges peace as capital resumes normal life We welcome calls by President Kenyatta for peace and national unity. The two ministers also pointed out that while there is no evidence for opposition-voiced concerns about the vote count and publication of the election results, they urge the election commission, IEBC, to publish all relevant information concerning the election in respect to the voters. [Full Article...]

Not surprising if North Korea tests missile again — Central Intelligence Agency chief

Naval Base Guam is an important outpost for US fast-attack nuclear powered submarines that are a key means for gathering intelligence in the region, including off the Korean peninsula and in the South China Sea where China has been building military bases on man-made islands that have stirred tension across Asia. [Full Article...]

Ousted PM pleads with SC to set aside disqualification

Ousted PM pleads with SC to set aside disqualification The court, however, served notices to Sharif, other PML-N leaders including Rana Sanaullah, Pervaiz Rasheed, Mushahid Ullah Khan, Tariq Fazal Chaudhry, Talal Chaudhry, Khawaja Saad Rafique, Maiza Hameed, Abid Sher Ali, Khawaja Asif, Danyal Aziz, Asif Karmani, and Ishaq Dar and Pemra Chairman Absar Alam. [Full Article...]

ASUU returns to trenches, declares indefinite strike

ASUU returns to trenches, declares indefinite strike The strike, ASUU said, began with immediate effect from 13th August. ASUU National President, Professor Biodun Ogunyemi , on Tuesday highlighted the reasons why they will continue the ASUU. He explained in a statement issued after Saturday's meeting that their decision followed the failure of the government to fully implement the 2009 FGN-ASUU Agreement and the 2013 Memorandum of Understanding ... [Full Article...]

Kashmiris observe Black Day on India's Independence Day

Kashmiris observe Black Day on India's Independence Day The day will be marked by a complete strike in Occupied Kashmir on the call of Syed Ali Gilani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Yasin Malik. "Participants of the protest rallies will wear black armbands as a sign of hatred against India, according to the organizers of the special black day programs". [Full Article...]

Guam, Japan prepare for possible North Korea missile launch

We are always there, with our view of the diplomatic tools and a peaceful way forward. Despite the bombastic rhetoric exchanged between North Korean and American leaders this week, the Trump administration has been quietly engaged in back-channel diplomacy with North Korea for several months, according to a source familiar with the negotiations. [Full Article...]

Manila urges restraint as US, North Korea trade nuke threats

Manila urges restraint as US, North Korea trade nuke threats The KNCA reported that Kim said that if the United States continues with its risky and provocative actions on the Korean Peninsula, Pyongyang could make an important decision. North Korea carried out its second intercontinental missile test on July 28, later claiming that it now had the capability to reach all of the USA mainland. [Full Article...]

HIGH ALERT: North Korea moving missiles, say US

HIGH ALERT: North Korea moving missiles, say US North Korea's has today repeated previous assertions that its plan was to fire missiles to land in the ocean "near" Guam , not at Guam itself. Even with North Korea and the Trump administration exchanging tough talk, back-channel diplomatic contacts between the countries have continued, The Associated Press reported Saturday. [Full Article...]

Trump Increases Rhetoric on North Korea, As His Aides Fight It Out

Trump Increases Rhetoric on North Korea, As His Aides Fight It Out Pyongyang on Thursday announced it was finalising a plan to fire four missiles near the United States territory of Guam. This is published unedited from the PTI feed . "But at the same time, our defenses are robust" and ready to take on any threat posed by the North Korean regime, Mr. Mattis said. "And I think China will do a lot more", Trump said at Bedminster, New Jersey where he is on a wo... [Full Article...]


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