Archive For February 28, 2017

How Trump Grades Himself Thus Far: A+, A, C+

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The president said specifically that his White House could have done a better job communicating with the American people about his plan to deport criminal illegal immigrants. In an interview with Fox & Friends Tuesday morning, Trump was asked what grade he would give himself based on his Administration so far. “A lot those jobs…

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Check Out The Annual ‘Flour War’ in The Small Fishing Town of Galaxidi (Video)

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Check Out The Annual ‘Flour War’ in The Small Fishing Town of Galaxidi (Video)

Times are tough throughout Greece but the residents of the coastal fishing town of Galaxidi have found a unique and entertaining way to relive their stress — a flour fight! The annual tradition is called the Flour War and the villagers in the area stage a street battle celebrating the end of carnival on Ash Monday,…

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Theres some BOUNCE in Vasek Pospisils step: DiManno

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It’s Vasek Pospisil as you’ve never seen him before — with abundant blond curls and ’stache, for starters, kind of a cross between disco lounge lizard and 1970s porn star.Actually, as Canada’s No. 2 men’s tennis player discloses, a cross between John McEnroe and Bjorn Borg: John Borg.Alter ego. Who knew?“John Borg is the man.”The…

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Amazon sufre fallo en su nube

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Amazon sufre fallo en su nube

“Honduras está de moda y hoy se convierte en el primer país de Latinoamérica que firma un convenio de esta naturaleza”, dijo hoy el presidente Juan Orlando Hernández al suscribir como testigo de honor un convenio de cooperación con Amazon Web Service (AWS) para impulsar los esfuerzos en materia de aprendizaje y adopción de servicios…

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Nurse accused of secretly recording naked patients

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Nurse accused of secretly recording naked patients

In what are supposed to be the private and sacrosanct confines of a Pennsylvania dermatologist’s office, at least eight women, including a 17-year-old girl, allegedly were photographed and/or videotaped by a male nurse while they were unclothed for exams and treatments. According to charging documents, police were dispatched to Penn Medicine on Floral Vale Boulevard…

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Heres whos left as NHL trade deadline looms

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Heres whos left as NHL trade deadline looms

The biggest fish in the NHL trade market are disappearing fast.Kevin Shattenkirk is gone, dealt to Washington on Monday night; Martin Hanzal went from hopelessness in the desert to hockey country in Minnesota; Ben Bishop joined fellow American goaltender Jonathan Quick in Los Angeles; and hulking six-foot-six centre Brian Boyle is off the market too,…

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Saint John committee hears from Halifax as it tries to turn population decline around

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Saint John committee hears from Halifax as it tries to turn population decline around

The mayor of Saint John says growing the city remains a matter of urgency, especially after the latest census figures showed a decline in population, and the city is looking to using Halifax as an example for growth.READ MORE: Census 2016: New Brunswick 1st province since 2006 to see population decline Story continues below Don Darling…

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Braille Smartwatch Lets Users Feel Time, Texts And GPS Directions

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Braille Smartwatch Lets Users Feel Time, Texts And GPS Directions

It’s about time. Facebook, texting and GPS are commonplace tech that most of us use. But these apps, which help to bring many of us closer together, can be incredibly alienating for the visually impaired and blind. Small font sizes and glitch-y text-to-speak functions make keeping up with the way society communicates increasingly difficult and…

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Feds giving UBCO $1 million

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Feds giving UBCO $1 million

The federal government is giving UBCO more than $1 million to help fund a handful of projects.The announcement was made today by Kelowna-Lake Country Liberal MP Stephen Fuhr on behalf of Minister of Science Kirsty Duncan.The money will be spent on four projects including: The Centre for Translational Research in Behaviour Change for People with…

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Fue liberado Cristo Humberto Contreras, padre del alcalde de El Carmen

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Fue liberado Cristo Humberto Contreras, padre del alcalde de El Carmen

Después de 13 días de cautiverio, Cristo Humberto Contreras Uribe fue liberado sano y salvo, en el municipio de Convención. Según se conoció, el hombre de 57 años será trasladado a un centro asistencial para ser sometido a algunos chequeos médicos con el fin revisar su estado de salud, que se habría visto impactado tras…

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