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Canadian Defense Minister Rob Nicholson has called an incident between a Canadian navy frigate and three Russian military jets “unnecessarily provocative.” The warship was performing a NATO exercise in the Black Sea, just off Ukraine’s southern coast. The jets “buzzed” the ship, meaning they flew just above them quickly, which can be seen as an act of intimidation.
Football is a fraternity, and NFL players rarely criticize each other publicly, especially when it comes to matters of discipline. Hours later, the running back was let go by the Baltimore Ravens and suspended indefinitely by the NFL. Among the most outspoken was Denver defensive tackle Terrance “Pot Roast” Knighton.
Chances are, someone at your workplace has depression. Not just a case of the blues, not deadline burnout, but chronic, clinical depression that requires ongoing treatment. Take a mental health break. Betsy Aimee (who did not use her full name to maintain her privacy), 33, works in public relations in Los Angeles.
Heavy rains and flash flooding throughout the Southwest washed away portions of heavily used Interstate 15 in Nevada, prompting state officials on Tuesday to close a nearly 50-mile stretch of the major trucking artery that runs between Las Vegas and Salt Lake City.
BELA-BELA (South Africa) (AFP) - When South Africa’s deputy president bid on a two million dollar buffalo in 2012, he was criticized for being extravagant in a country suffering from widespread poverty. “It’s certainly the lesser evil if you consider mining, forestry, or commercial agriculture,” said Reilly.
(Source: Washington Post)